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Brookside Church announces 2017 summer story hour series

Saturday, June 24, 2017 Carol Robidoux 0

Brookside Congregational Church announces the return of its popular summer story hour series. This free summer activity takes place on the Brookside Manning House back lawn of the church, located at 2013 Elm St., in the North End of Manchester. The story hour is geared for children 3-7 years old and occurs every Wednesday morning at 10 a.m. beginning June 28 and running through July 26. READ MORE

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Saving Valley Cemetery

Friday, June 23, 2017 Carol Robidoux 0

The Valley Cemetery is one of the city’s historic green spaces, originally designed to be as much a park as a final resting place. Historic descriptions of it are idyllic – scenes of people strolling, eating picnic-style on the green areas, a brook running through it, and even summer homes. That is ancient history. And the cemetery’s future depends on what happens now. READ MORE