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  • Sharks be here!

    BEDFORD – A warm July day at the beach, the sun sparkling off the rippling waves. A great day for a swim. Yet as your toe touches the ...

  • Bowling: Not just for Wii

    Doug Thompson polishes his bowling balls every day. It’s one of his responsibilities as co-owner of King Pin Bowling. I’m a terrible ...

  • Barry Kelly, 1959 to 2012

    AMHERST – Spring Street Academy’s first principal died April 27. Barry Kelly was 52 when he succumbed to cancer Friday. “Barry was a very ...

  • 4-H picks up trash

    AMHERST – Brisk temperatures this morning didn’t stop the Double D 4-H club from fulfilling its commitment to clean up trash on Robert ...

  • Black bags garbaged

    AMHERST – The black garbage bag’s days are numbered – in Amherst, at least. April 30 will be the last day opaque bags will be picked up. ...

  • Pennies for the past

    AMHERST – Museums embrace history. But that doesn’t mean they have to hold onto the past. And the Cumberland County Museum and Archives is ...

  • Lions roar into town

    AMHERST – The Lions Club is empty on a Thursday afternoon. The calm before the storm. “Some clubs have lost money doing this,” said Tom ...

  • At Work: Red red wine - you make me feel so fine

    I know quite a bit about grapes and wine. I’m no Thomas Munson – who is, am I right? – but there are few people this side of the Atlantic ...

  • Two wins, no losses for Midget AAA girls

    AMHERST – It’s a strong start. The Amherst Explosion Midget Girls AAA team has won their first two games at this weekend’s Basketball Nova Scotia ...