2018 Canaan Meetinghouse Readings schedule

By Phil Pochoda

Dear Friends of the Canaan Meetinghouse Readings, A much too protracted winter seems to have shifted precipitously into summer today, so it seems time to distribute the dance card for the 2018 Canaan Meetinghouse Readings. I am particularly pleased with the books and authors this year, and think that every one of the four weekly […]

ASLPT Hosts It’s Annual Easement Monitoring Workshop

Wednesday, June 6, 2-6 PM

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The Ausbon Sargent Land Preservation Trust will offer its annual Easement Monitoring Workshop on Wednesday, June 6, 2018 from 2 to 6 PM. As Ausbon Sargent proudly protects more properties, we continually need additional easement monitors to help us meet our stewardship obligations. This is a great opportunity for you to spend a couple of […]

Ausbon Sargent Closes on Edwin S Brown Forest Preserve

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Ausbon Sargent Closes on Edwin S Brown Forest Preserve

  Ausbon Sargent Announces the Closing on its Newest Property in New London The Ausbon Sargent Land Preservation Trust has been working with Bob Brown, Chairman of the New London Conservation Commission for more than a year to place a conservation easement on the Edwin S. Brown Forest Preserve, owned by Bob and his wife, […]

Ausbon Sargent Protects  Property in New London

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  Ausbon Sargent Protects Another Important Property in New London The Ausbon Sargent Land Preservation Trust continues to protect properties important to the Town of New London.  At the March 14 New London Town Meeting, the majority of New London voters gave the Pleasant Street-East Project their approval and the conservation easement was recorded on […]

CSC Inducts 22 Nursing Honors Students

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NEW LONDON, N.H. – Colby-Sawyer’s chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, Psi Sigma, inducted 22 nursing students earlier this month. The students represented the undergraduate, MSN and RNBS degree programs. Colby-Sawyer’s Nursing Program was established in 1981 in partnership with Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center (DHMC), its clinical education facility. It is accredited […]

NH Fire Tower History the Focus of this Year’s “May is Preservation Month”

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The N.H. Division of Historical Resources is heading outside for this year’s “May is Preservation Month” celebration, highlighting the state’s tradition of forest fire protection and encouraging visits to New Hampshire’s historic fire towers. Throughout May, follow the NHDHR’s Twitter account, @nhdhr_shpo, to learn about New Hampshire’s fire tower history and to see some of […]

Senate Supports Floor Amendment Appropriating $10 Million to School Safety

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CONCORD, NH – Today, the New Hampshire Senate adopted a floor amendment to HB 1415-FN-A, appropriating $10 million dollars to the public school infrastructure fund to improve security in public schools. The amendment was sponsored by all 14 members of the Republican caucus. Following passage of the bill, Senators Harold French (R-Franklin), Senator Ruth Ward […]

What is Comfort Care?

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Franklin –  When former First Lady Barbara Bush chose to seek comfort care measures rather than further hospitalizations and curative measures, conversations and questions about what Comfort Care entails arose. What exactly is Comfort Care? How is it different from Palliative Care or Hospice Care? How should individuals and their families approach End of Life […]

Franklin VNA Names JoEllen Ricard Employee of the Year

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Franklin VNA Names JoEllen Ricard Employee of the Year

Franklin –  April 24 marked the 72nd Annual Meeting of the Franklin VNA & Hospice! Staff where members from home health aides to physical therapists and nurses met with the Board of Directors and their Executive Director, Barbara Normandin, to review the accomplishments and challenges of 2017 and to look forward to all the new […]

Nature Museum Renamed

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Nature Museum Renamed

  WARNER, NH––April 25, 2018––The Little Nature Museum in Warner is kicking off a new season with a new name: Nature Discovery Center. Sandra Martin, Director of the Center said, “We changed our name because the Center is no longer little.  It includes objects of all sizes, and it’s not just for kids; it’s for […]