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Medical Reserve Corps Seeks Volunteers

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Newport — The Greater Sullivan County Medical Reserve Corps is looking for volunteers. The unit, founded in 2008, has about 50 members, “which is a good start,” said Jessica Rosman, the corps’ director. But more are needed. The corps works to help support emergency medical services personnel during health emergencies and provides other assistance according to its mission, which includes strengthening public health. The corps has volunteered at athletic events, …

Tree Pruning Demonstration Set in New London

Saturday, April 12, 2014

New London — A tree and shrub pruning demonstration is set for Thursday at 5:30 p.m. on the New London Town Common. The event, hosted by University of New Hampshire Cooperative Extension, will include a discussion and demonstration of pruning techniques on a variety of ornamental trees and shrubs on the grounds of the common. It will cover pruning techniques for common trees …

Thomas John Brennan, Jr.

Saturday, April 12, 2014

New London, N.H. — After a courageous nine month battle with cancer, Dr. Thomas John Brennan, Jr. passed away on Wednesday, April 9, 2014, just before 5:30 a.m., surrounded by his loving family. He was a beloved husband, father, grandfather, son, brother, uncle, friend, coach, and teacher. He is survived by Wendy, his loving wife of 44 years; and their daughters, Amy (husband …

Leo J. Gareau

Saturday, February 15, 2014

North Sutton, N.H. — Leo J. Gareau, 82, died Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, at this home. He was born in Attleboro, Mass. on July 8, 1931, the son of Leo J. and Rosanna (Rougeau) Gareau. While in Attleboro, Leo worked for St. Regis Paper Co. as the Foreman …

Chief’s Behavior Detailed; Investigative Reports Tell New London Tale

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

New London — One woman said he drove her to a hilltop, persuaded her to undress and then unbuckled his police belt, pressed her against his marked SUV and said, “I’m gonna take you.” Another said he sat …

Richard H. (Dick) Hinman

Thursday, February 6, 2014

New London, N.H. — Richard H. (Dick) Hinman passed away peacefully on Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, at his home in New London with his loving family by his side. Mr. Hinman was born on May 14, 1923, to John H. and Jennie (Drew) Hinman. He attended the Colonial …

James “Coach” Marrion

Thursday, February 6, 2014

New London, N.H. — James “Coach” Marrion, age 79, passed away Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, at home surrounded by his family. He was born Jan. 3, 1935, in Brattleboro, Vt., the late son of James And Jenny Marrion. He spent 40 years at Cardigan Mountain School from 1967 …

ER Doctor Plans Urgent Care Clinics in West Lebanon, Claremont

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

West Lebanon — An emergency-room physician who practices at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center plans to open two for-profit urgent care centers in the Upper Valley and many others around the Twin States for patients who have health problems requiring …

James N. Marrion

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

New London, N.H. — James “Coach” Marrion, age 79, passed away Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, at home surrounded by his family. He was born Jan. 3, 1935, in Brattleboro, Vt., the late son of James And Jenny Marrion. He spent 40 years at Cardigan Mountain School from 1967 …

Raiders Run ’Em Ragged: Boys Win States; Freshman Girl Excels

Monday, February 3, 2014

Hanover — Time prevented John Cioffredi from thinking once, let alone twice, before he won the long jump and the high jump and threw second-farthest in the shot put for the Lebanon High boys at the NHIAA Division …

Margaret (Peg) Kendal Thornton

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Seattle, Wash. — Margaret (Peg) Kendal Thornton passed away peacefully Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014, at the Kline Galland Home in Seattle where she had moved recently from New Hampshire to be near family. She lived her 99 years to the fullest as wife to Fletcher Thornton (deceased 2008 …

Local Roundup: Hanover Topples Concord

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

West Lebanon — After seeing a big lead vanish in the blink of an eye, Ben Acker scored a game-winning goal late in the third period to lift Hanover to a 5-4 boys hockey victory over Concord at …

Letter: Kearsarge Community Christmas Project

Friday, January 24, 2014

To the Editor: Lake Sunapee Region VNA & Hospice has collaborated for many years with area school nurses, welfare officers, churches, businesses, organizations and individuals on the Kearsarge Community Christmas Project in support of local families who need extra help during the holidays. Families are identified primarily through …