New London

Gary Palumbo poses for a picture next to a billboard criticizing the ownership of the New York Mets across the street from Citi Field, Monday, April 13, 2015 in New York. Palumbo, a 39-year-old Mets fan who lives in New Hampshire, raised $6,700 on Kickstarter and paid for the billboards. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

New London Man to Mets’ Owners: Hit the Showers

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

New York — A group of New York Mets fans has its own slogan this season, a message directed at the club’s owners. When the team arrived at Citi Field for Monday’s home opener, it was greeted by two new billboards just outside the ballpark. “Fred, Jeff & Saul,” one reads, “Ya gotta leave.” And the other one: “Sell the …

At the Hospitals: April 12, 2015

Sunday, April 12, 2015

Mt. Ascutney Taps Nurse, Doctor For Senior Leadership Team Windsor — Dr. Joseph Perras and Patti Strohla, a registered nurse, have joined the senior leadership team at Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center. The team, which includes the CEO and seven senior staff members, guides hospital operations. In the role of chief medical …

Firefighters Escape Ceiling Collapse in New London

Friday, April 10, 2015

New London — Four firefighters escaped unharmed when the second-story ceiling of a burning home came crashing down on them on Wednesday afternoon. “A million different thoughts were running through my head,” New London Fire Lt. Sam Cahan said. “It was very confusing. We weren’t sure what had happened.” The firefighters scurried into …

Someone to Believe In: Mom’s Hard Work, Sacrifice Helps Daughter Earn College Diploma

Sunday, November 16, 2014

Fairlee — Ginny Macomber had been up since 4:30 a.m. The yellow cake with strawberries and whipped cream frosting that she had special ordered was safely stored away. The balloons, after a bit of finagling, were corralled in …

Noreen Anne DeNatale

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Grantham, N.H. — Noreen Anne DeNatale, age 89 of Grantham, died Sunday, Nov. 9, 2014. She was born Sept. 1, 1925, in Providence, R.I., daughter of Thomas L. Keily and Mary (Grimes) Keily. Noreen lived in Yonkers, N.Y., until attending New Rochelle College, where she received a B.A. …

Merrilyn Bell (Davenport) Butterworth

Thursday, November 6, 2014

Black Mountain, N.C. — Merrilyn Bell (Davenport) Butterworth died peacefully in her home at Givens Highland Farms, on October 29, 2014 in Black Mountain. She lived a rich long, fruitful, loving life. She was 94. Merrilyn was born on April 27, 1920 in Colrain, Mass. to her parents, …

Little Leads for N.H. District 8 Seat

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Newport — A former bank industry executive who ran as a moderate Republican was holding a lead in the vacant Senate District 8 seat Tuesday over a Sunapee Democrat who was a longtime teacher at Kearsarge Regional High School. Weare Republican Jerry Little, a ninth-generation New Hampshire native, …

At the Hospitals: Nov. 2, 2014

Sunday, November 2, 2014

D-H Auxiliary Provides $181,170 in Grants Lebanon — The Dartmouth-Hitchcock Auxiliary, the Auxiliary Grants Committee and the Volunteer Services Office have announced the award of $181,170 in grants throughout Dartmouth-Hitchcock. This year, volunteers gave more than 60,104 hours, …

N.H. Wood Business’ Kiln Burns

Friday, October 31, 2014

New London — Rebuilding a pivotal part of a wood products business that burned in an early morning fire was on the forefront of the owner’s mind on Thursday afternoon. A fire broke out inside the firewood kiln …

Former Teacher, Bank Exec Battle for N.H. Senate Seat

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Newport — A feisty race between a retired Kearsarge Regional High School teacher and a former banking industry executive is taking place for New Hampshire’s District 8 Senate seat, with life experience and considerations such as Medicaid expansion …

Jay Rosenfield

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Dedham, Mass. — Jay Rosenfield, 86, of Dedham, Marblehead, and New London, N.H., on Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014. He shared 63 extraordinary years with his beloved wife Barbara (Mann) Rosenfield, and was a ‘mahvelous’ father of Kim, Ken, Jamey, Amy, and Micah, a wonderful father-in-law to Janet McLeod …

At the Hospitals: Oct. 26, 2014

Sunday, October 26, 2014

New Overnight Visiting Procedures at DHMC Lebanon — Beginning Monday , Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center will require visitors to register and wear a temporary badge from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m., after normal business hours. The new procedures, which …

Muriel Howard Deacon

Sunday, October 26, 2014

New London, N.H. — Muriel Howard Deacon, 87, of New London, died unexpectedly on Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center. Muriel was born in Winchester, Mass., on Jan. 1, 1927, the third child of Emma and Alan Howard. She graduated from Winchester High School in …