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Weare middle school wing to become upper elementary

The Weare School Board has voted 4-1 to create an Upper Elementary School at the Weare Middle School as a solution to the need for more space at the Center Woods Elementary School.

The Villa Augustina School has stood empty since it closed in June.

Goffstown School Board abandons plans to buy, renovate Villa Augustina

Following a tour of the Villa Augustina School on Mast Road on Saturday, the Goffstown School Board has decided to not pursue purchasing and renovating the former Catholic school to address growing...

The Villa Augustina School has stood empty since it closed in June.

Goffstown School Board tours Villa Augustina School as purchase explored

Members of the Goffstown School Board, School Administrative Unit 19 Superintendent Brian Balke, and town residents toured the closed Villa Augustina School property on Saturday, hoping to get a...

The date of St. Anselm College's May 2015 graduation was changed in part to allow President Dr. Steven DiSalvo to attend his son's graduation in New York City, a fact that has upset some students and their families.

St. Anselm in a stir over graduation date change

The date of St. Anselm College's May 2015 graduation was changed in part to allow President Dr. Steven DiSalvo to attend his son's graduation in New York City, a fact that has upset some students and...

Saint Anselm College sophomomores Daina Grauslys, a computer science major, and Caresse Mailloux, a fine arts major, work together to create a Christmas tree using computer programming as part of Computer Science Education Week.

'Hour of Code' events get students interested in computer programming

As part of nationwide Computer Science Education Week, students at St. Anselm College in Goffstown and Ross A. Lurgio Middle School in Bedford got a crash course in computer programming – by...

Fourth grader Aurora Costa and her parents admire her art work at the New Boston Central School art exhibit.

Transforming nature into art

Fourth graders at the New Boston Central School held an art show to exhibit artwork made with the inspiration and guidance of internationally acclaimed artist Jon Brooks. The gym was packed with...

Glass artist Hal Danser, seated, demonstrated glass painting for jewelry with John Stark Regional High School students during a 3-D art class.  Danser worked with the students for two days.  From left to right are Payton Tague, Anita Childers, Emma Maciolek, Tiana LaPlume, Zachary Dionne and Monique Browne.

Visiting artist works with glass kiln for 3-D Art students

Visiting artist Hal Danser worked with students at the John Stark Regional High School in Weare and provided hands-on experience in basic glass kiln forming. The students created beautiful glass...


A mock-up shows Bel-Air's current signage, the internally lit sign which was denied by the Zoning Board and opposed by neighbors, and the “highway billboard” Bel-Air plans to install in its place.

Proposed signage creates rift between Goffstown nursing home, neighbors


Neighbors of a Goffstown nursing home are concerned about the business' plans to erect signage that could be intrusive to homeowners. The director, however, said the nursing home is installing...

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School district moves ahead on appraisal of Villa Augustina property


The Goffstown School Board continued discussions on Monday night about the possibility of purchasing the former Villa Augustina School campus to address growing space needs in the district.


Sam Greenwood lifts his stick in celebration after he put Goffstown up 1-0 just 1:18 into the game.

NHIAA Hockey: Gately, Goffstown start with a bang


Ian Gately scored three times in the second period to lead Goffstown to an overwhelming 7-1 win over Winnacunnet of Hampton Tuesday night at St. Anselm College's Sullivan Arena.

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