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EPPING — Epping Elementary School will start the school year on September 3 with its annual First Day of School Celebration for Grades 1-5. Parents, guardians and relatives of the students have been invited to join their children and the teachers and staff of Epping Elementary for a special …

EXETER —The Exeter Adult Diploma program is now registering students for the Fall 2019 semester courses that begin September 5. This program is designed for students who did not complete high school but who would like to earn a diploma by taking courses in the evening similar to those taken …

The staff at the Swasey Central School in Brentwood are feelin’ the love for their students and will soon welcome them back to classes and a new school year. Until that time, enjoy the sign and the summer breeze.

ALEXANDRIA, VA —The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children has launched “Into the Cloud,” a brand new online safety product for children in grades K-5. This includes an animated web series and video game. Using data from actual NCMEC CyberTipline reports, each episode focuses o…

The Plaistow Exchange Club held their annual Junior Police Program for the third graders at the Pollard School. Plaistow Police Officer Pat Schivone spoke to the children about calling 911, stranger danger, asking an officer for help and staying safe.  The children then had the opportunity t…

EXETER — HiSET® (High School Equivalency Test) has replaced the GED in NH and many other states. Like the GED, it provides an opportunity to study for and earn a New Hampshire high school equivalency certificate.

MANCHESTER — Classes at the Nackey S. Loeb School of Communications this fall include a dose of writing and photography for everyone from middle-schoolers to retirees.

EPPING — Epping Elementary School will start the school year on September 3rd with its annual First Day of School Celebration for Grades 1-5. Parents, guardians and relatives of the students have been invited to join their children and the teachers and staff of Epping Elementary for a specia…

Alexander Herron of East Hampstead graduated from Hofstra University in May 2019, earning a Bachelor of Business Administration in Management.

PORTSMOUTH — Portsmouth Historical Society announces its second annual Young Writers Contest connected to the exhibition, “New Hampshire Folk Art: By the People, For the People,” at Discover Portsmouth.

Elementary school teacher Shannon DeRosa of Raymond, pictured, enjoyed a walk around town and a picnic lunch with her children Leah, 5, and Natalie, 4, at Raymond Town Common. Shannon is already preparing for the new school year but she’ll miss the “family time” with the girls. Be sure to ch…

EXETER — HiSET® (High School Equivalency Test) has replaced the GED in NH and many other states. Like the GED, it provides an opportunity to study for and earn a New Hampshire high school equivalency certificate.

SANDOWN — The Sandown Garden Club is delighted to announce this year’s scholarship recipient.

EXETER — The SAU 16 School Board is pleased to announce that Superintendent David Ryan has been chosen to speak about building pathways to careers for students at an upcoming Exeter Area Chamber of Commerce event on Wed., September 4 from 7:30-9:00 a.m. at Seacoast School of Technology, 40 L…

HAVERHILL, MA — Are you mad for mad-scientist horror movies? Or perhaps you have written lyrics and need a tune? Maybe you love all things “Little Women”. Or are worried about finding purpose in retirement. These topics and more will be explored this fall during Northern Essex Community Coll…

ALEXANDRIA, VA — AASA, The School Superintendents Association, recently announced it is partnering with the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) to raise awareness on youth apprenticeships as a viable and expansive pathway to success in career and life for the students learning and growing in our …

CANTON, OH — Camp Invention®, a nationally recognized, non-profit summer enrichment camp program, is coming to Sanborn Regional High School the week of August 12-16 at 17 Danville Road in Kingston.

The Hampstead Civic Club rewarded may of the town’s students with its annual scholarship presentations and in return, the grateful young men and women gave back - big time! The recipients met and jointly decided to pick up trash along Main Street (Route 121) as a community “thank you”. Two o…

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MANCHESTER — The Currier Museum of Art is pleased to offer a Summer Intensive: Portfolio Prep (for ages 15+) August 5-9 from 1:00-4:00 p.m. at 150 Ash Street in Manchester.

HAVERHILL, MA — The weather may be hot and humid, but the College of Older Learners is always CoOL! You can register now for their Fall classes held at Northern Essex Community College in Haverhill. CoOL offers an array of interesting and fun courses or seminars for those over 50. Visit this…

KINGSTON/NEWTON — The Sanborn Regional School District Budget Committee currently has a vacancy resulting from the resignation of a Kingston member. State regulations require that the position be filled by appointment, to be served from August 2019 until March of 2020.

KINGSTON — SoRock has partnered with UNH to bring you this important free workshop for parents and all college-bound students on Sat., July 27 from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at Sanborn Regional High School, 17 Danville Road in Kingston.

Malerie Lague of Atkinson has been named to the Honor Roll with Distinction for the fourth quarter at Austin Prep.

DERRY —Are you considering home education for your child? Are you new to homeschooling and want to make sure you’re off to a solid start? This is a great opportunity to find out more. Come to learn practical information and tips for your own home education program on Wed., July 31, 6:30 p.m.…

EXETER — Educators from around the New Hampshire seacoast gathered in Exeter this week to participate in a three-day summer institute on furthering student-centered learning structures, culture and practices within their schools.

KINGSTON/NEWTON — The Sanborn Regional School District Budget Committee currently has a vacancy resulting from the resignation of a Kingston member. State regulations require that the position be filled by appointment, to be served from August 2019 until March of 2020.

Local residents have been named to the Dean's List at the University of Massachusetts Lowell. Among those recognized for achieving academic distinction for the Spring 2019 semester are: Alexander Skinner of Danville, Frances Skinner of Danville, Jack Bisson of East Hampstead, Nicholas Scanne…

RAYMOND – The Raymond Town Democratic Committee is sponsoring a bi-partisan community forum on education funding in New Hampshire on Wed., August 7 at 7:00 p.m. at Raymond High School, 45 Harriman Hill Road, Raymond.

RAYMOND — To further their knowledge and practices on student-centered learning, administrators and educators throughout Raymond came together recently to participate in a three-day summer institute.

Kelsey Weston of Hampstead has graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Veterinary Science, Veterinary Technology from Becker College.

HAMPSTEAD — The Principal at Hampstead Middle School has announced the following students have been named to the Honor Roll for the fourth quarter.

NEWTON — The Principal of Sanborn Regional Middle School is pleased to announce the following students have been named to the Honor Roll for the fourth semester of the 2018/2019 school year.

Hannah Peterson, a graduate of Pinkerton Academy Class of 2019, is the winner of Access Sports Medicine & Orthopaedics 2019 ‘Access to Education’ Student-Athlete Scholarship. Ms. Peterson was chosen from thirteen applicants and will receive a $3,000 scholarship. Hannah will be attending …

PLAISTOW — The Principal of Timberlane Regional High School is pleased to announce the Honor Roll for the fourth quarter 2018/19 school year.

BRENTWOOD —Seniors from Great Bay Charter School recently spent their annual Senior Day of Caring volunteering at Austin 17 House.

RAYMOND — A group of Raymond High School seniors will attend their dream colleges and universities this fall, while also incurring little or no debt, thanks to the help of a nonprofit program founded by an alumni.

CONCORD —The newly updated for 2019, “Beyond High School: A Guide to Your Rights and Responsibilities” book has been distributed throughout New Hampshire as a gift to high school seniors. This grant funded publication of the New Hampshire Bar Association’s Law Related Education Program provi…

HAVERHILL, MA — Although Fall might seem a long way off, registration for the Fall semester will open at the end of July at Northern Essex Community College. Don't wait! There's a wide variety of interesting opportunities, and classes fill up fast.

RAYMOND — Superintendent Tina McCoy and Principal Steve Woodward are pleased to announce the graduation of 89 students from Raymond High School.

Eight outstanding local high school senior leaders were honored this month at Community Crossroads in Atkinson, and each honoree was awarded a $750.00 scholarship. These outstanding young leaders achieved positive change that resulted in a more welcoming and accessible community for people o…

KINGSTON — The Miss Kingston / Seacoast Scholarship Program is searching for contestants for the teen division (ages 13-16) and the Miss division (17-24).

ATKINSON — Eight outstanding local high school senior leaders were honored this month at Community Crossroads in Atkinson, NH, and each honoree was awarded a $750.00 scholarship. These outstanding young leaders achieved positive change that resulted in a more welcoming and accessible communi…

PLAISTOW — The Principal of Timberlane Regional High School is pleased to announce the Honor Roll for the third quarter 2018/19 school year.

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Eufaula, OK - Paul J Donovan died on July 3, 2019, in his home in Eufaula Okla. Born December 22,1942, in Lawrence, Mass. where he lived most of his life, one of eight children to Timothy James and Hazel Rose Donovan. He is survived by a brother, Timothy J Donovan of Newton N.H. and a sister…

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