Dr. Jonathan Mishcon Retires After 40+ Years of Practice

HealthFirst takes over operations

By Vicky Mishcon

An adventurous life might begin as a captive on a remote island somewhere in the Mediterranean. But for a doctor in a small-town family medical practice, adventure is measured in much smaller daily increments. Jon set up practice in 1979 in the refurbished Sunoco Station in downtown Tilton. He was one of several of the […]

Costs of Going Solar Reduced by Tax Credits and Rebates

Andover residents benefited from programs

By Janet Moore

In an effort to keep the ball rolling in the alternative energy movement, Kearsarge Climate Action and the New London Energy Committee are sponsoring a series of “Solarize Kearsarge” events, the first one happening very soon.  On Wednesday, April 28 at noon, experts from ReVision Energy will offer an online presentation about rooftop and backyard […]

Andover’s Boston Post Cane Tradition Lives On

Cane presented to Irene Jewett

Andover’s Boston Post Cane Tradition Lives On

It is with great honor that the Select Board presents Andover’s Boston Post Cane to Irene Jewett as our current steward for longevity.  It was a beautiful first day of Spring as family and friends gathered on Maple Street, and via Zoom, to celebrate the tradition of passing on the Boston Post Cane to Andover’s […]

Weatherization Program Promoted By Recipient’s Story

Benefits are again available to Andover

By Janet Moore

Two years ago, Andover became the easternmost town in the Vital Communities/NH Saves regional effort to weatherize houses. The program and its benefits are again available to Andover residents; coincidentally, the city of Concord has just begun its own Weatherize initiative.  In case you’ve forgotten, NH Saves is a long-standing program funded by the state’s […]

Andover’s Camden Donovan Gets Recognition in Track & Field

Watch this preseason athlete in spring of 2021

Press release

The Lees-McRae men’s indoor track & field team has been picked to finish eighth in the 2020-21 Conference Carolinas Preseason Poll, the league office announced on Wednesday. Senior Tristin Bertie (Cleveland, Georgia. / White County) and sophomores Camden Donovan (Andover, New Hampshire/ Merrimack Valley) and Christopher Lomax (Elkin, North Carolina / Elkin) were all recognized […]

123rd Annual Hersey Reunion Observed Physical Distancing

Event included a meeting, food, and fun

By Rita Norander
123rd Annual Hersey Reunion Observed Physical Distancing

The descendants of Gilman & Hannah Hersey gathered for their 123rd annual Hersey Reunion on August 1, 2020 at the East Andover home of Bob and Rita LaPlante Norander. Due to COVID-19, it was thought best not to meet at the Newfound Lake home of Helen LaPlante Duchesne. Helen, age 91, is our oldest member, […]

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