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Woman who raised family in old Cape sad at its dismantling  
Woman who raised family in old Cape sad at its dismantling
12/04/2008

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Hollis, New Hampshire (STPNS)- In the mid-1970s, Janet Hicks, then a single mother with four children, bought a rundown, old Cape on seven acres facing Coburn Lane in Hollis. Hicks and her family occupied the house for 35 years, accepting its quirks and inconveniences as if it were a beloved but incorrigible pet.... View

Hollis historic landmark is razed, then raised  
Hollis historic landmark is razed, then raised
11/13/2008

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Hollis, New Hampshire (STPNS)- The boards used to build the new icehouse in the Woodmont Orchards, town-owned conservation land off Route 122, were cut with a table saw and pieced together to replicate the 1932 original: rough-hewn lumber of various widths fitted together in no particular pattern and secured with flathead steel ... View

 
Hollis schools OK in Brookline district
10/30/2008

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Hollis, New Hampshire (STPNS)- A study committee appointed by the Board of Selectmen to determine if the town should remain in the Hollis Brookline Cooperative School District is recommending that the district school boards do nothing until the schools become overcrowded, probably in 12 years.... View

 
Hollis feels heat over winter fuel contracts
10/30/2008

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Hollis, New Hampshire (STPNS)- What happens in Hollis, doesn't stay in Hollis, at least when it comes to heating oil.... View

Local family gets help from 'Supernanny'  
Local family gets help from 'Supernanny'
10/09/2008

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Hollis, New Hampshire (STPNS)- Ten-year-old Corey Quinn spent a few minutes chasing his sister, Carli, 9, around a pool table one night last week. A game of tug of war with a pool cue quickly turned into a full-contact footrace punctuated by shouts, shrieks and pounding feet.... View

 
Recent reval causes stir
10/08/2008

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Hollis, New Hampshire (STPNS)- HOLLIS ? In a normal business week, the town?s assistant to the assessor takes about 10 phone calls.... View

 
Board OKs policy to deal with allergies
10/08/2008

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Hollis, New Hampshire (STPNS)- BROOKLINE ? The school board unanimously passed a policy this week that gives administrators the authority to deal with situations where a student with life-threatening allergies is attending their school.... View

 
Board seeks commute shift
07/24/2008

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Hollis, New Hampshire (STPNS)- BROOKLINE ? For the eleven years he has served as police chief, Thomas Goulden has used his police car to commute between his home in Nashua and work, a distance of 12.5 miles.... View

 
Got Gorham?
06/20/2008

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Hollis, New Hampshire (STPNS)- HOLLIS ? When he graduated Saturday from Hollis/Brookline High School, class salutatorian J.P. Gorham was singled out for exemplary academic and athletic performance, as well as for his community service.... View

 
Busy beavers wreaking havoc
06/06/2008

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Hollis, New Hampshire (STPNS)- HOLLIS ? For years, Tom Jeffery has hiked, biked and skied along a pristine trail in the town forest accessible from Baxter Road, not far from his home. ... View

What lies beneath?  
What lies beneath?
04/25/2008

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Hollis, New Hampshire (STPNS)- BROOKLINE ? Police responded to a report of an alligator sighting in Melendy Pond Tuesday night and have turned the investigation over to New Hampshire Fish & Game.... View

Bike ride honors Jonathan Gilmour  
Bike ride honors Jonathan Gilmour
04/18/2008

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Hollis, New Hampshire (STPNS)- HOLLIS ? By most accounts ? the life of a young zookeeper is a fulfilling one for those with a passion for animals, but it?s hard to make a living.... View

Caution salamanders X-ing  
Caution salamanders X-ing
04/11/2008

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Hollis, New Hampshire (STPNS)- They tend not to follow designated crosswalks and have little defense against oncoming vehicle traffic, nonetheless salamanders are making their way across New Hampshire roadways in droves. ... View

 
Harriet N. Hills
04/03/2008

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Hollis, New Hampshire (STPNS)- Harriet N. (Robbins) Hills, 92, a longtime resident of Hollis, N.H., and recently of Langdon Place of Nashua, died March 28, 2008, at Southern New Hampshire Medical Center in Nashua.... View

 
Selectmen: Hollis needs more agriculture
04/03/2008

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Hollis, New Hampshire (STPNS)- The community?s vision for the future of Hollis and new insight into the town at buildout might not be in harmony with each other, according to the Hollis Strategic Planning Committee.... View

 
School well water capacity an issue
03/27/2008

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Hollis, New Hampshire (STPNS)- Hollis/Brookline High School has a $24,000 water problem bubbling under the surface and it has to be fixed before school starts this fall. The school is served by three wells designed to serve the building when student population hovered around 600. Now enrollment is closing in on 1,000 students an... View

 
Eyes on the future
03/27/2008

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Hollis, New Hampshire (STPNS)- After three years of work and a final report in hand, the Hollis Strategic Planning Committee believes it can offer some valuable insight into the future of the town.... View

Voters say no to high school plan and to Brookline police station  
Voters say no to high school plan and to Brookline police station
03/14/2008

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Hollis, New Hampshire (STPNS)- BROOKLINE ??I wasn?t surprised, I knew the concern,? said Police Chief Thomas Goulden after Town Meeting voters Wednesday night defeated a proposal to build a new police station in Brookline. ... View

 
"He's still the same Tony"
03/07/2008

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Hollis, New Hampshire (STPNS)- An accident, the slip of a ladder and a fall of less than five feet, has changed the life of Tony Yamamoto forever.... View

Brookline shut out of chapel deal  
Brookline shut out of chapel deal
02/28/2008

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Hollis, New Hampshire (STPNS)- The Archdiocese of Manchester has declined an offer from the town of Brookline to purchase the Infant Jesus of Prague church on Main Street. ... View