As a Claremont group plans an Abenaki cultural center, First Nation leaders have questions

07-13-2024 5:01 PM

A New Hampshire nonprofit is working to open a new center in Claremont focused on the culture and history of the Abenaki people.While many Claremont residents have welcomed the idea as a way to increase knowledge of the state’s Indigenous peoples, the...


Upper Valley communities say Supreme Court ruling won’t change approach to homelessness

07-12-2024 6:01 PM

HARTFORD — A recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling allowing communities to arrest and fine people for sleeping outside in public spaces has drawn the ire of Upper Valley social services providers and skepticism from local law enforcement and municipal...


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City seeks federal grant for pickleball, tennis courts in Veterans Park
07-09-2024 5:30 PM

CLAREMONT — Pickleball enthusiasts could be playing on new outdoor courts next spring if the city can land a $300,000 federal grant that would pay half of the estimated construction costs for a Veterans Park project, which would also include new...

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Editorial: Is ‘neutrality’ another name for failing to lead?
06-14-2024 10:01 PM

Dartmouth president Sian Leah Beilock is considering whether the college “should formally adopt a position of institutional neutrality,” according to Liz Lempres, chairwoman of the college’s board of trustees. If it does, Dartmouth would join Harvard...

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Angela Tibbets, of Lebanon, prepares for a yard sale she planned to have with a friend in White River Junction. Many wood burnings Tibbets has made over the years were included in the sale, which was scheduled for the Fourth of July. Josie Smith, also...

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Art Notes: The Junction Dance Festival focuses on public participation
07-10-2024 6:00 PM

For a long time, the primary venue for dance in these parts was Dartmouth College’s Hopkins Center.The college incubated Pilobolus, the celebrated, New England-based modern dance company, which itself produced spinoff companies that make regular stops...

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Obit photo for Sharon L. Nordgren Sharon L. Nordgren

Hanover, NH - Nordgren, age 80, passed Saturday, February 10, 2024. There will be a Memorial Service/Celebration of Life for Sharon, on July 21st at Rollins Chapel at Dartmouth College at 1pm. ... remainder of obit for Sharon L. Nordgren

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Midland, TX - Megan Mattern, age 44, passed Friday, March 15, 2024. A Memorial service will be held at Wellspring Worship Center, 407 North Main St, West Lebanon, NH on Saturday, July, 20, 2024 at 3:00 pm. ... remainder of obit for Megan Mattern

Obit photo for William Nussear Stevenson Pugh Jr. William Nussear Stevenson Pugh Jr.

William Nussear Stevenson Pugh, Jr. New Providence, NJ - New Providence, NJ – William Nussear Stevenson Pugh, Jr., 85, passed on Saturday, July 6, 2024, at the Jack Byrne Center for Palliative and Hospice Care in Lebanon, NH. William was ... remainder of obit for William Nussear Stevenson Pugh Jr.

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Reginald P. Laro West Lebanon, NH - Reginald "Reg" P. Laro joined his beloved wife Pam on July 1, 2024. He was born on March 25, 1944, in Lebanon, NH, the son of the late Ernest & Dorothy (Carlisle) Laro. He graduated from Lebanon Senior... remainder of obit for Reginald P Laro

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