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Molly O’Day from Exeter has been named to St. Lawrence University’s Dean’s List for achieving academic excellence during the Summer 2021 semester. O’Day is a member of the Class of 2022 and is majoring in performance and communication arts and business in the liberal arts. O’Day attended Phi…

Congratulation to Olivia Rando from Plaistow, who has been named as a 2022 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalist.

EXETER — On Fri., October 15 and 22, the American Independence Museum in Exeter will host Homeschool Days, a program geared to kids, ages 6-11. During the ninety-minute program, kids will grapple with the “tricky decision” regarding their stance on the Revolutionary War.

Nichols College has welcomed the newest members of their Class of 2025. Local students enrolled includes Shelby Eason of Atkinson and Nathan MacDonald of Kensington.

The Timberlane Regional High School Football and Cheer Captains participated in the WMUR NH Tackles Hunger program. They shopped for and purchased just over $500 worth of food for the TRHS Food Bank. While they are not able to collect canned goods this year at the home games they are asking …

KINGSTON/NEWTON — Each year, the Sanborn Seminary Trustees, a community organization, consider requests from Sanborn Regional High School teachers to support innovative projects and initiatives in the classroom that are designed to help expand and advance the school’s programming beyond what…

KINGSTON/NEWTON — Sanborn Regional High School held its annual Academic Awards Ceremony on September 13, 2021 to recognize honored students from the 2020-2021 school year. Congratulations to all our honored students!

DURHAM — A new, innovative program between the University of New Hampshire Cooperative Extension and the University of Maine Cooperative Extension allows gardeners to obtain pollinator-friendly garden certification.  

KINGSTON/NEWTON — School has begun the new academic year with students benefiting from full-time learning and the new ongoing emphasis on improving curriculum and reporting at the Sanborn Regional School District. This School Board and Administration have recognized the very long-term proble…

EXETER — A Seacoast School of Technology, in Exeter, student project on the colonization of Mars is now on display at the McAuliffe-Shepard Discover Center (Discovery Center) in Concord. Thirteen students among six disciplines worked for four months on the exhibit that will travel across New…

EXETER —The Exeter Adult Diploma program is now registering students for the Fall 2021 semester. 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 by high school students. Classe…

HAVERHILL/LAWRENCE, MA — Northern Essex Community College’s Life Long Studies Program, which is open to adults 18 or older, but especially popular with seniors, will return this fall, after a year-long hiatus, due to COVID-19.

EXETER —Exeter Adult Education welcomes non-native speakers of English to join English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESL) classes. Beginner through advanced English language learners can improve their English speaking, listening, reading, writing, grammar, and pronunciation skills. Multip…

EXETER — Registration for the Fall session of academic skills classes for adults will begin on Mon., September 13. Academic skills classes are for adults who did not complete high school or who need to improve reading, writing, or math skills for personal or professional growth.

EXETER — Registration for the Fall session of academic skills classes for adults will begin on Mon., September 13. Academic skills classes are for adults who did not complete high school or who need to improve reading, writing, or math skills for personal or professional growth.

CONCORD — It’s back-to-school time, and that typically means time for more classroom supplies, wardrobe upgrades and lunch paraphernalia. This can be a hard time on sustainability with the popularity of expensive and environmentally “unfriendly” disposable pens and pencils, flimsy cardboard …

EXETER Exeter Adult Education welcomes non-native speakers of English to join English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESL) classes. Beginner through advanced English language learners can improve their English speaking, listening, reading, writing, grammar, and pronunciation skills. Multipl…

CONCORD —Concord Community Music School is preparing for the fall semester, with the majority of private lessons, choruses, and ensembles being back in-person with safety measures in place, along with new remote/online offerings. Students of every age and ability are encouraged to register n…

MANCHESTER — Registration is now available for in-person classes at Nackey S. Loeb School of Communications. Classes are free and open to all.

KINGSTON/NEWTON — We have received some important questions about Critical Race Theory (CRT) and the New Hampshire law that addresses Divisive Concepts in public schools (RSA 354-A:29-34 and RSA 193:40).

ARLINGTON, VA – Back pain is pervasive among American adults, and they are not alone. Young children are suffering from back pain much earlier than previous generations, and the use of overweight backpacks may be a contributing factor, according to the American Chiropractic Association (ACA).

EXETER —The Exeter Adult Diploma program is now registering students for the Fall 2021 semester. 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 by high school students. Classe…

MANCHESTER — The Nackey S. Loeb School of Communications is pleased to offer the following virtual classes on Wednesdays, September 15 – October 6.

ARLINGTON, VA – Back pain is pervasive among American adults, and they are not alone. Young children are suffering from back pain much earlier than previous generations, and the use of overweight backpacks may be a contributing factor, according to the American Chiropractic Association (ACA).

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QUINCEY, MA — This fall, college students are returning to campus, many for the first time in over a year, marking the start of new classes, new friends, and new living spaces. Through their annual Campus Fire Safety for Students campaign, the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and …

EXETER — Exeter’s Cooperative Middle School (CMS) teacher, Jacob Goodwin, of Barrington, has been named the 2021 New Hampshire History Teacher of the Year. This award is given annually and was presented by the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History, the nation’s leading nonprofit organ…

CONCORD – A Senate bill recently signed into law updating emergency plans for sports injures will make New Hampshire student-athletes safer. Senator Bill Gannon (R-Sandown) sponsored the legislation (SB148) and issued the following statement:

MANCHESTER — Registration is now available for in-person classes at Nackey S. Loeb School of Communications. Classes are free and open to all.

DURHAM — The U.S. Department of Education awarded the University of New Hampshire’s Education Talent Search (ETS) a five-year grant totaling more than $3.2 million to provide support to more than 1,160 low-income and first-generation students in Granite State middle and high schools.

SANDOWN — The Sandown Lion’s Club is proud to announce Madison Pettengil as the winner of the 2021 Eleanor Bassett Memorial Scholarship. 

The University of Hartford congratulates Natalie Livingston of Sandown for graduating in May of 2021. Livingston was one of nearly 900 undergraduates who celebrated the completion of their degrees this spring.

DERRY — "Here in New Hampshire and as a nation, we face a shortage of mental health providers and an increased demand for services especially following the COVID-19 pandemic," explains Vic Topo, President and CEO of the Center for Life Management.

EXETER — Exeter Region Cooperative School District (ERCSD) has named Andres Mejia, of the Seacoast area, as the new director of diversity, equity, inclusion and justice (DEIJ) for the school district. Mejia, who has more than a decade of experience in the field, began on August 2.

KINGSTON — Registration for the Fall 2021 Sanborn Youth Soccer co-ed recreational soccer program is now open online. Boys and girls ages 4 – grade 8 of all skill levels may register to play Sunday afternoons at Chase Field in Kingston. The season runs from September 12 - October 31.

SANDOWN — The Sandown Lion’s Club is proud to announce Madison Pettengil as the winner of the 2021 Eleanor Bassett Memorial Scholarship.

EXETER – The Council for Youth with Chronic Conditions presented two Exeter High School (EHS) teachers, Geoff Taylor and Dan Provost, with Champion Awards on July 29. This award was in recognition of their hard work and dedication to a child with a chronic medical condition during the height…

HAVERHILL/LAWRENCE, MA — This fall, Northern Essex Community College will offer three new fully online accelerated associate degree programs in Business Transfer, Criminal Justice, and General Studies: Health Specialization, designed especially for working students.

PORTSMOUTH — Families First will present "Smart but Scattered Kids" as a virtual workshop (via Zoom) on Tues., August 24, from 6:30-8:00 p.m.

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HAVERHILL, MA — The committee for the Haverhill High School, Haverhill Trade School, and St. James High School Class of 1966 is hosting a 55th class reunion on Sat., September 18, at the Haverhill Country Club. In order to reduce fears of COVID, the reunion will be held on the outside deck a…

Saint Anselm College senior nursing student Emily Deranian of Exeter received the Saint Anselm College nurse's pin at the pinning ceremony held on May 15. The annual event celebrates the graduates as they enter the nursing profession.

CONCORD – Currently, nearly 1 in 5 teens are vaping and close to 1 in 4 teens are using at least one tobacco product – becoming the next generation addicted to tobacco. In New Hampshire, our high school tobacco use rates are an alarming 30.3%. We are proud to share that today, Thursday, Augu…

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STATEWIDE — This week, the Portsmouth Sheraton Harborside hosted the 2021 New Hampshire Career and Technical Education (NH-CTE) Summer Learning Series. Several hundred career and technical education (CTE) teachers, administrators, school counselors, special educators, industry and postsecond…

CONCORD — The New Hampshire Department of Education announced an innovative partnership today with Chess in Schools (CIS) to establish a statewide chess in schools initiative. The program is funded using federal Title funds.

New Hampshire has now become one of the leading states in the nation for education freedom for families and students. With our public schools rated among the best, why is education freedom important? The basic answer is that even the best school might not be the best educational fit for ever…

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CONCORD — The New Hampshire Department of Education announced today the first four School District Recovering Bright Futures Learning Pods grants. In partnership with Prenda, the Department created the Recovering Bright Futures program to bring an innovative instructional model to New Hampsh…

North Shore Community College President William Heineman is pleased to announce that the individuals listed below are recent graduates of the college: Paul Decoste of Kingston, Alan Soucy of Newton, and Amanda Davenport of Sandown.

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