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‘Kearsarge 2, Hillsboro-Deering 1’

Saturday, September 1, 2012

‘ The Hillcats (2-1) surrendered two early goals due to sloppy defense, but picked up their game in the final half only to come up shorthanded after the Cougar defense stood tall. Kearsarge (1-1) built its lead with goals from Jacob Donovan (13 minute) and Andrew VanHooydonk (26th minute). H-D cut the lead to one just three minutes into the second half as Andrew Hudson finished off a Josh Gould … 0

‘Good candidate for Hillsboro, Antrim’

Wednesday, August 22, 2012

‘ I write to endorse the reelection of Rep. Marjorie Porter to a second term in the New Hampshire House, representing Antrim, Hillsboro and Windsor. For the past two years, Porter has been a voice of reason and common sense in a Legislature that has often seemed to be badly off track. Her biweekly newspaper articles have given folks a candid and sometimes … 0

Official quits amid secrecy

Thursday, August 2, 2012

‘ The Hillsboro selectmen spent more than $46,000 in legal fees for an investigation of their town administrator that led to his resignation last month, according to the selectmen. The investigation report about John Stetser’s job performance will remain private as part of Stetser’s resignation agreement, which the selectmen accepted last month. While the selectmen said they hope the town will now move … 0

Baseball, softball teams squeeze in practices wherever they can as season approaches

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Coping with wet fields, cold weather and even snow is nothing new for local baseball and softball coaches and players. But the extended winter and the amount of snow it deposited on the region has kept teams off … 0

Letter: No call for changing the Constitution

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Re “Rewrite the 2nd Amendment” (Monitor letter, April 4): The Second Amendment, along with the rest of the Bill of Rights, was created to protect the people of this country from tyranny and government oppression. The fact that some choose to abuse these rights and cause harm to … 0

Capsule outlook of the area’s high school track & field teams

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

High school track & field outlook Coe-Brown Division: II Coach ES: Tim Cox (14th year) and David Zink-Mailloux (8th year) Last year: Boys: 8th; Girls: Division II champion Top athletes: Boys: Nick Chase, so., throws; Jake Conway, so., … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Men’s basketball A LEAGUE Playoffs Riel defeated Franklin, 98-79, to advance to the championship game. Jackson Riel scored 15 points and Coleton Neely score 14 points for the winners. Zack Hall scored 21 points for Franklin, which falls into the losers’ bracket final. ∎ Tony’s beat Somers, 85-71. Sean … 0

High schools: Young Bow girls’ tennis team gets off to strong start

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Despite having just three days of outdoor court time and only one player with any varsity experience, the Bow girls’ tennis team was able to start its season off on the right foot by defeating Sanborn, 6-3, in … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

College standouts For the second time in her rookie campaign Mount Ida freshman midfielder Weare’s Rebecca Beaulieu, a freshman midfielder for the Mount Ida women’s lacrosse team, was named Great Northeast Athletic Conference Rookie of the Week for the second time this season. Beaulieu notched 11 points and … 0

Business people

Monday, April 7, 2014

SHARI L’ITALIEN was promoted to chief internal audit at Service Credit Union. L’Italien previously served as the credit union’s audit manager since 2005 and the audit department’s assistant manager from 1999 to 2005. She has worked for Service … 0

Capsule outlook of the area’s high school tennis teams

Monday, April 7, 2014

High school TENNIS outlook Boys Bishop Brady Division: II Coach: Rick Skarinka (4th year) Last year: 8-6, did not make tournament Returning starters: Raventh Damerla, sr.; Jack Bryck, jr.; Brendon Bryck, sr.; Logan Sigua, jr.; Nick Vermette, sr.; Thomas MacMullin, so. Top newcomers: Danny Bryck, fr.; Sam Marshall, … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Monday, April 7, 2014

College standouts Concord’s Katie Kennard doubled and scored a run in the Plymouth State softball team’s 4-2 loss to Western Connecticut St. yesterday. Youth hockey The New Hampshire Distributors, Inc. Concord Capitals Squirt 2 hockey team fell to Reading, Mass., in the Squirt AA championship game in the … 0

Letter: Fred Phelps and Hannah Dustin

Sunday, April 6, 2014

The death of Rev. Fred Phelps took up more than a page of the newspaper (“Farewell, Phelps,” Monitor Forum, March 26). He thought he was a Christian but would be hard put to find any Christians agreeing with him. On the Monitor’s Hometown page in the same day’s … 1