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Fire In Newbury Destroys Historic Building

Photo courtesy of Eric Header

A fire broke out at the Contessa and Cowboy Furniture Shop on 8 Providence Road off of RT 103 in Newbury shortly before 10:00 pm on Saturday. The one alarm fire jumped to a three alarm just before 11:30 pm.

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Local Woman Nominated for Poet Laurate

Dianalee Velie, Newbury resident has been nominated for Poet Laureate for New Hampshire. Velie has taught poetry, memoir, and short story at universities and colleges in New York, Connecticut and New Hampshire and in private workshops throughout the Northeast. Her award-winning

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Newbury’s Hot Dog Guy

The hot dog cart has been a part of summer in Newbury Harbor for the past 20 years. Brad Sherman has been operating the hot dog stand for the last 10 years. Although he usually starts being open on weekends

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Vermont Sugaring Facilities Smashed and Robbed

Three Newbury VT sugaring facilities were vandalized between April 1 and 3 according to VT State Police. Police say the facilities on Swamp Road, Fuller Road, and Bowen Road and owned by Michael Emerson had damages exceeding $5,000 and may

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Newbury’s Veterans Hall Completed

Renovations are complete on Newbury’s Veterans Hall and on Sunday, the town hosted an open house and potluck dinner on Sunday. The hall will serve as an additional meeting place for town events and used by the library and recreation

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