NH People

State commissioner of cultural resources Van McLeod remembered fondly by family, colleagues

By SHAWNE K. WICKHAM New Hampshire Sunday News

Jul 22, 2016

Van McLeod, 70, who served as the state commissioner of cultural resources under six governors, died last Sunday of an illness he had kept secret...

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'The face and smile of the Union Leader,' photographer George Naum, dies at 88

By MARK HAYWARD New Hampshire Union Leader

Jul 18, 2016

George Naum used his local connections, outgoing personality and shutter skills to generate thousands of entries into New Hampshire's scrapbook for...

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Sandown firefighter to bike to Florida to benefit veterans

By HUNTER McGEE Union Leader Correspondent

Jul 17, 2016

Wanting to help his fellow veterans, Sandown firefighter Jerry Lachance will climb aboard his bicycle later this summer and pedal from New Hampshire...

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Merrimack boy gets playdate with police officers, firefighters

By KIMBERLY HOUGHTON Union Leader Correspondent

Jul 8, 2016

Merrimack police officers and firefighters responded to a call at the local playground for a child in need of a friend.

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NH Lifestyles

Loudon woman wins $1,000 a week for life at live drawing
NH Club Notes: Effingham Preservation Society event mixes art and pancakes
Muralist adds some splash to former pool
NH Club Notes: Bow Garden Club hosts annual progressive dinner
Example blog post alt Windham plans new passive recreation area at Griffin Park
Barnstead farmers open doors for Open Farm Day


Example blog post alt Rewards and accolades for Middleton man who returned $187k left in his Boston cab
Example blog post alt Generosity of friends, strangers allows her to stay in her home
Example blog post alt NH Food Bank director steps down after 13 successful years at the helm
Example blog post alt 96 new U.S. citizens welcomed into fold in Portsmouth ceremony
Example blog post alt Miracle Messages reunites Manchester man, brother
Example blog post alt En garde! NH woman to compete in national fencing competition
Example blog post alt Amputee swims width of Newfound in preparation for longer effort
Example blog post alt Legendary Memorial High football coach Bob Chabot dies at 93
Example blog post alt Merrimack seeks town's oldest citizen for Boston Post Cane