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WEST STEWARTSTOWN -- The Coos County Commissioners Wednesday wanted more information before agreeing to hold federal detainees at the county jail in West Stewartstown. Corrections Superintendent Craig Hamelin and Sheriff Gerald Marcou said they were approached by U.S. Border Patrol. U.S. Marshals Service, and Immigration and Customs Enforcements about housing federal detainees for up to 72 hours at the Coos Jail. Hamelin said Paul Kuhn, the Agent-in-Charge at the U.S. Border Station in Beecher Falls, Vt., asked if the county would be interested in a federal detainee contract. Hamelin said Kuhn explained there are times when his agency is looking for a place to temporarily hold a detainee until they can transport the detainee to a federal facility. He said Kuhn indicated his agency is currently transporting such detainees to New York. Hamelin said U.S. Border Patrol is not talking about housing a large number of detainees at the Coos jail. In 2010, he said the Beecher

Falls station had a total of 41 detainees. Hamelin stressed the county would not house high risk detainees or those with medical issues and would retain the right to reject detainees. Border Patrol would also remove a detainee who causes problems for the county. Because the detainees would only be housed at the Coos jail for short periods, Hamelin said they would not change the operation of the facility or require additional services. He said he sees it as a way to generate additional revenue for the county which would be paid between $65 to $85 per detainee per day. The Border Patrol also wants the ability to use the sheriff’s department to transport the detainees. Marcou said he understands most would go to a federal facility in Berlin, Mass. He said he would require two deputies on such long distance transfers. The rate for transports is normally between $30 and $50 per hour plus mileage, Marcou said. Hamelin said the county could get an emergency hold waiver which would allow the jail to house detainees while a contract is negotiated. He said the county could obtain such a see DETAINEES page 3

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Arrest made in Rite Aid robbery BERLIN — A Colebrook man police believe is responsible for last week’s robbery at Rite Aid was arrested on Wednesday. Shawn Labonville, 41, of Colebrook, was arrested at 8 a.m. on July 13 and charged with Class A felony theft, according to Detective Nathan Roy of the Berlin Police Department. Labonville is accused of waiting outside the Rite Aid on the morning of July 5, while the store was opening, before going in to the pharmacy and demanding the prescription pain see ARREST page 9

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Counties talk of cutting ties with Calif. RIVERSIDE, Calif. (NY Times) — Natives here have long called this area the Inland Empire, a grand title for a stretch of cities about 50 miles east of Los Angeles. Now, a few political leaders are hoping this empire will lead a movement to break off from the State of California. Frustrated by a state government he calls “completely dysfunctional” and “totally unresponsive,” a conservative Republican county supervisor is pushing a proposal for roughly a dozen counties in the eastern and southern parts of the nation’s thirdlargest state — conspicuously not including the heavily Democratic city of Los Angeles — to form a new state to be called South California. “We have businesses leaving all the time, and we’re just driving down a cliff to become a third-world economy,” said the supervisor, Jeff Stone, who once ran for the Legislature. “Anyone you ask has a horror story. At some point we have to decide enough is enough and deal with it in a radically new way.” He added: “I am tired of California being the laughingstock of late-night jokes. We must change course immediately or create a new state.”


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Syria calls pipeline explosion an accident BEIRUT, Lebanon (NY Times) — Syrian officials blamed a technical problem for an explosion that damaged a natural gas pipeline near Deir al-Zour, a restive region in eastern Syria near the Iraqi border. The explosion, which occurred at 12:30 a.m. local time on Tuesday, was caused by a hole in the pipeline, an official from the Syrian Oil Company

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CAIRO (NY Times) — Egypt’s transitional military government announced the early retirement of more than 600 senior police officers on Wednesday in an effort to mollify thousands of protesters at a six-dayold sit-in in this city’s Tahrir Square who have been demanding justice for those complicit in wrongdoing under President Hosni Mubarak. Officials of the Interior Ministry said 18 police generals and nine senior officers were forced into early retirement because they were accused of killing protesters during the 18-day uprising that forced Mubarak from power in February. For the same reason, 54 lower-ranking officers were shifted to jobs where they no longer interact with civilians, the officials said. More than 800 people were killed in three weeks of nonviolent demonstrations this year. The ministry said no officers accused of killing protesters remained in their old positions, but it declined to give their names, and it provided no explanation for the forced early retirement of nearly 500 other police generals and about 150 other senior officers.

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North Country Health Harry Gregg Foundation Consortium leadership to change announces funds for NC

LITTLETON – Adele Woods, President of the Board of the North Country Health Consortium (the Consortium), announced Wednesday that Martha McLeod, MOE, RD, LD, executive director, will be leaving the organization effective July 29. Nancy Frank, MPH, currently the development director, will assume the role of interim executive director while a search process is carried out for a new executive director. Martha McLeod has been with the Consortium since 1999 and was the first fulltime executive director. During her tenure, the organization has brought in more than $15 million in grant funded resources to the North Country to support the efforts of 20 professional employees who work toward the mission of improving health outcomes for the people of northern New Hampshire. McLeod served as the principal investigator/ project director on many of the grants/ contracts that were implemented during her time at the Consortium. “I feel that I have gotten the organization to where it needs to be, and that is very rewarding to me,” said McLeod. “There are many exciting opportunities developing in the health care and health policy arena and I want to take a step back and assess how best to use these opportunities to improve the quality of life for North Country residents. As a native of the North Country, it has been rewarding for me to be able to channel my own passion in a way that improved the quality of life of the people who live in this region of New Hampshire. I could not have done my work without a great staff and supportive board and members. ” McLeod also spent four years representing North Country communities in the New Hampshire House of Representatives and was able to speak in committee and on the floor about the impact of policy decisions on rural health and rural people. “Over the 12 years Martha has been with the Consortium, the organization has grown in reputation, in budget and in our influence and impact, shaping the quality of the rural health system and improving health outcomes.” The Consortium began in the late 1990s as a group of health and human service providers from Littleton and Berlin. We quickly added our peers from the Colebrook, Woodsville and Lancaster communities. Today, I am proud to say that the Consortium has 28 diverse organizational members who are committed to continuing the collaboration that we are so well known for to improve the health of the North Country region,” said Woods. Woods went on to say, “We are very pleased that Nancy Frank has stepped forward as the interim executive director. Frank has been with the Consortium since 2009. Her work has centered on developing funding opportunities and in the area of health care workforce. The Consortium Board appreciates her willingness to step forward and serve in an interim capacity while we conduct a search process for

a new director.” Prior to coming to the Consortium Ms. Frank worked for the Northeastern Vermont Area Health Education Center (AHEC) and the Vermont Department of Public Health. North Country Health Consortium is designated as a rural health network, an Area Health Education Center and a Public Health Training Center by HRSA; as the Regional Prevention Network by the NH Bureau of Drugs and Alcohol Services; and as the regional Public Health Network by the Division of Public Health, NH Department of Health and Human Services. The Consortium also operates the Molar Express, a mobile oral health clinic that provides services in North Country schools, nursing homes and community clinics for children and low-income adults. Other Consortium activities include health profession continuing education and health career promotion; substance abuse prevention focused on area youth; health emergency planning with area municipalities; and advocacy for maintaining health care service delivery in the region. Major funding partners for the Consortium include Dartmouth Medical School and The Dartmouth Institute; the State of NH Health and Human Services; the Endowment for Health, the Healthy New Hampshire Foundation, the Neil and Louise Tillotson Fund of the NH Charitable Foundation, Delta Dental, and the Health Resources and Services Administration of the USDHHS. Many other partnerships have been built over the years with organizations including the New England Rural Health Round Table, the New England Telehealth Consortium, NH Legal Assistance, Community Health Access Network, Southern NH AHEC, and the National Alliance of the Mentally Ill-NH (NAMI-NH). Members of the Consortium include: Ammonoosuc Community Health Services, Androscoggin Valley Hospital, Androscoggin Valley Home Care Services, Cottage Hospital, NH Catholic Charities, Center for New Beginnings, Family Resource Center, Coos County Family Health Services, City of Berlin Health and Home Health Nursing, Dartmouth Medical School, Grafton County Nursing Home, Franklin Pierce Physician Assistant Program, Indian Stream Health Center, Littleton Regional Hospital, LRGHealthcare, Mid-State Health Center, The Morrison Nursing Home, NH Department of Health and Human Services, Northern Human Services, North Country Home Health and Hospice, 45th Parallel EMS, Personal Touch Home Care, Plymouth State University Center for Rural Partnership, ServiceLink of Grafton County, TriCounty Community Action Program, Upper Connecticut Valley Hospital, Weeks Medical Center and White Mountain Community College. For more information about North Country Health Consortium please contact Martha McLeod or Nancy Frank at 603-259-3700.

GREENFIELD -- – The Harry Gregg Foundation in Greenfield, NH, which provides funds to New Hampshire residents with disabilities announced a $15,000 grant from the Neil and Louise Tillotson Fund of the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation (NHCF) to assist residents with disabilities from the towns of Colebrook, Berlin and surrounding communities. “The North Country is home to the highest number of elderly and disabled residents in the state and we want to make sure they’re getting the help they need,” said HGF President Don Shumway. “We’re very grateful to the Tillotson Fund and NHCF for this award.” The Harry Gregg Foundation makes grants to people in New Hampshire with disabilities for products and services that will improve their independence and quality of life. The foundation board of trustees meets four times a year to review applications. Grants are limited to $1200, but are often less due to the large DETAINEES from page one

waiver in as little as two weeks. As an initial step, U.S. Marshall Jamie Berry conducted an inspection of the Coos Jail on June 30. Hamelin said the facility passed the inspection. Coos would not be the first county in the state to enter into such an agreement. Hamelin said several other counties have contracts to hold detainees - some for longer than 72 hours. In the past, Coos County, under Correctional Superintendent Norm Brown, accepted federal detainees. Hamelin said he sees the arrangement as positive for both parties. The county generates additional revenue

numbers of applications received. Past funding from the Tillotson Fund has provided a total of $30,000 to people in the North Country. “Through these grants, the Tillotson Fund has made a make a significant impact on the health and wellbeing of people in the North Country, improving individual lives and strengthening communities,” said Shumway. Applications can be completed and submitted on-line by going to www. and clicking on the Harry Gregg Foundation link. Applicants should check the website for deadlines, meeting dates, and income and project guidelines before submitting an application. The New Hampshire Charitable Foundation has been working to improve the quality of life in our communities since 1962. It builds and manages a collection of funds, currently totaling more than $400 million, created by individuals, families and corporations for general charitable purposes. and the federal agencies benefit from greater flexibility in housing detainees. County Commissioner Paul Grenier said he wanted the county to get the highest rate possible. Treasurer Fred King said he thought there was a lot of risk involved in accepting the detainees at the jail. He suggested the state prison in Berlin was a better fit. He also noted the transports are long distance. Commission Chair Burnham Judd asked Marcou and Hamelin to come back to the commission to discuss the matter further once they had more details.

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Androscoggin Source to the Sea underway To the editor: The Androscoggin River Watershed Council is in the midst of its sixteenth annual Source to the Sea Trek. After a beautiful first weekend through Errol and into the Pontook Reservoir, all local paddlers are invited to join us as we make our way from Bofinger Conservation Area to the Northern Forest Heritage Park on Thursday, July 14, and from Shelburne to Gilead, Me., on Friday, July 15. We do this each year to celebrate the beauty and revitalization of the Androscoggin, allowing people to experience it firsthand and encouraging them to see it as an asset to the communities on its banks. It is a great opportunity to meet new people, enjoy a fun day on the

river, possibly see some wildlife, and be a part of a great cause. Paddlers will meet at 9 a.m. at the starting point of the trip, and should bring their own gear and lunch. .Shuttling will be organized, and we expect to be off the river at 2-3 p.m. More information and registration is available at the ARWC’s website,, or by calling 207-754-8158. Happy paddling! Jessie Seymour Perkins Program Coordinator Androscoggin River Watershed Council w w w. f a c e b o o k . c o m / androrwc 207.754.8158

The Learning Center thanks its volunteers To the editor: We would like to thank all those who helped the Learning Center with our 4, of July float for the parade in Gorham. With their help, we created a winner and the money we earned will go to support our children’s programs. We would especially like to thank Mike Grondin of Mr. Auto for the use of his truck and Jericho Motor Sports for the use of their trailer. We would like to thank all those who worked on the float including Brooke Gron-

din, Maranda Demers, Ben Murphy, Leo Beaulieu, Jon Voisine, Brian Larivierre, Kathy Corrigan, and anyone else who have helped but we might have missed. We also want to thank the many parents, children and staff who volunteered their time for this wonderful community event.Our school sparkled because of your involvement and we want you to know we appreciate it. Crystal Lutz GCLC Parade Chairperson We welcome your ideas and opinions on all topics and consider every signed letter for publication in Letters to the Editor. Limit letters to 300 words and include your address. Please provide a phone number for verification purposes. Limit thank you letters to 150 words. Longer letters will only be published as space allows and may be edited. Anonymous letters, letter without full names and generic letters will not be published. Please send your letters to: The Berlin Daily Sun, 164 Main Street, Berlin, NH 03570 or fax to 1-866-475-4429 or email to

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Hello fellow Berlinites. I would like to finish my brief history of the year 1901 in Berlin. Saturday, October 19, 1901, brought a disastrous fire to downtown, when the Bisbee Block, also known as the Hannaford House on Main Street was badly burned. This block was owned by F.F. Bisbee and occupied by Bailey’s Music Rooms, E. A. Steady and L.E. Cole Jeweler on the first floor. The upper two floors were run as a boarding house by two women named Mrs. Gray and Mrs. Gregory. The address at the time was 76 Main Street and this building would have stood between today’s (2011) Skinplicity and Maureen’s Boutique. Flames were discovered at about 3:15 am in the rear of this structure by Mrs. Gray, who occupied a room on the second floor. She then gave alarm to other occupants in the building. By this time though, the blaze had gained quite a bit of headway, making escape for some tenants very difficult. Someone on the street soon set up the cry of “fire” and M. R. Batchelder of the Sheridan House up the road, rushed to the corner of Main and Mason Streets and pulled the lever for the fire alarm box. For some unknown reason, the proper number did not ring and only the hose cart from company two came down the street. They were situated just above where today’s Albert Theater now stands. With the hose cart and ladders in place, some of the trapped people on the third floor were rescued from the dense smoke, thus saving their lives. The ladders were put up onto the shoulders of some of the firemen, so as to reach the third floor windows and allow the people to escape. Those saved were Annie King, Jennie Dion, E. Allen, L.W. Howe and John Quinlan. All of this was because of the yeomen work of Assistant Marshall Morin, Fire Chief Evans and Assistant George Kent. Mr. H.H. Lewis of Manchester had a room in the rear, where the fire got started and found his retreat through the hallway cut off. Having no recourse, Lewis jumped from a window on the third floor. His fall caused him to sustain a dislocated shoulder, a compound fracture of the left leg, injuries to both feet

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and lacerations to his face and head. Luckily, this man survived his ordeal. As for the block, it was repaired and rebuilt soon afterwards by a contractor named McGivney and Maguire. Today this area is an empty lot. The December 13, 1901 edition of the local paper had two interesting stories. One was about E. M. Cross and the other was about Berlin’s saloons. Councilman Dan Daley, who later became mayor of this city, asserted at the council meeting in early December that E. M. Cross had petitioned for an exemption from taxation, as the latter had intended to add to his foundry and machine shop which was now

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situated on Glen Avenue. This new addition to his business would cost Mr. Cross in neighborhood of $5,000, but would result in the employment of twenty five new employees. Cross expected to get this new construction work done by the spring of 1902. Daley said that the enlargement of an established plant such as Cross was building, would be of great importance in the development of this city. This was more so than the establishment of an average new industry with an equal payroll, because of Cross’s proven stability. Along with this, Mr. Cross had just added to his list of equipment a powerful new turning and boring mill, which materially increased his output capacity. E. M. Cross was thus exempted from taxation for a period of ten years for these improvements. I am not quite sure how all of this worked, but it must have certainly helped this man’s business grow. The E. M. Cross Machine Shop and Foundry see 1901 V page 5


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is still operational today at the same address on Glen Avenue one hundred and ten years later. The matter of reopening the saloons, which had been shut down earlier in the year, came up for vote again in mid December and a hot debate ensued. The vote on the motion was a tie and Mayor Clement decided the subject with his negative vote. Thus, the saloons did not reopen, as long as his regime was in control. Finally, the reason why Green Square was originally called Post Office Square was because of Berlin’s newest post office that was just completed and about to open in this area in December of 1901. The local newspapers stated that this new building was a gem in every way, most commodious and attractive. It was such a contrast to the old cramped quarters and would be appreciated by all the patrons. Work on the interior had progressed so rapidly that Postmaster Bean expected to be able to deliver mail on Sunday December 22 from the new office, after moving in on Saturday night from the old office next door. The entire second story of this new two-story brick building (shown in the middle of the accompanying picture) was occupied by the post office. The building, erected by Mrs. C. E. Green, afforded the new post office a space of 23 by 72 feet. There were doors on either end of this building, with large beveled glass windows that opened into a commodious lobby. Speaking of the lobby, it was lighted by a three candle chandelier in the front and one at either side, opposite the so called “lock and call boxes”. There were also two three light chandeliers in the workroom and droplights in the front of the windows. The floor of this new post office building was made of narrow hardwood,

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The historical society invites everyone to come visit the barns as they are not usually open to visitors. There will be several historical society members present to give the public an overview on their past and current preservation efforts and repairs. Proceeds from these yard sales go towards the purchase of heating oil to keep the Moffett House Museum & Genealogy Center open year round. Located at 119 High street in Berlin, it is the only museum in Coos County open year round five days a week, noon to 4 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday. Donations are always accepted, for either the Moffett House Museum or the preservation of the barns. matched boards that were of birch, maple and had fine piece work. At the front of the north side was the stamp window and on the south side was the general delivery window. A door opened from the end of the lock box corridor into a spacious money order booth, with a long and handsome oak counter and was separated from the workroom by handsome brass grill work. There were two windows here, one for money orders and one for registered letters. Next to this area was Postmaster Bean’s private office, which was 8 by 12 feet in dimensions, furnished with oak chairs and an oak roll top desk. This newest of Berlin’s post offices had many more interesting decorations and furnishings when it was opened and would probably be a great historical building to visit, if it were still with us today. Instead this same general spot is occupied by today’s Eagle’s Club. One more interesting fact about this new Berlin postal building of 1901 is there were one thousand boxes in all, exceeding the capacity of the old post office by three hundred and fifty. Of these, six hundred were call boxes and four hundred were lock boxes. The lock boxes were in three sizes ranging in price from 35, 50 and 75 cents per quarter. The price of a call box was 25 cents per quarter. I am not exactly sure what happened to this building, but Berlin had grown so much in seventeen years that a new post office was built by 1918 on the corner of Main and Mason Streets. The old one either succumbed to fire or demolition and so the name of this area was now changed to “Green Square”. This completes my short history of Berlin during the year 1901. Of course, these stories were just highlights. Questions or comments email poof@ Also, join the more than one thousand fans of “Once upon a Berlin Time” on Facebook and guess at the weekly mystery picture.

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Hot Bodz

Same great store, new location. Clothes, jewelry, scarves, including Red Hot items, Miche bags and others. Tanning bed and booths, tanning supplies. Balloons, supplements, gift certificates. Looking for some backyard fun, parties, family gatherings. Enjoy Big Birdie Golf game. Their phone number 752-6826, 752-6tan, air conditioned, open Tues.-Fri. 10-6, Sat. 10-4. Call 752-6826.

Steel Work Toe Shoe s



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BERLIN — Main Street will be lined with bargains from Wednesday to Friday as city’s merchants join forces for the annual sidewalk sale. While the deals are directed at the consumers, it’s the entire community that benefits from this perennial event. “Every time you have an attraction that involves a lot of people it’s good for the merchants and the community as a whole,” said Middle Earth owner Dick Poulin. The sidewalk sale is something people look forward to said, Pauline St. Amant of Hall of Greetings. She noted that the event is a summer tradition and she hung signs on the doors announcing the dates after so many people asked when the sale was going to be. Merchants along Main Street, as well as Caron Building and Aubuchon Hardware join forces for the see SALE page 9

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SaVoir Flare

It’s as easy as 1..2..3; 10% off the first item, 20% off two items and 30% off if you buy three items (boutique only). Coffee by the cup, just a buck during sidewalk sale days. Put your name in for a pair of complimentary movie passes to the Princess Theater and don’t forget to check out the discount table.

SaVoir Flare, your destination for the best of Berlin and beyond. Art, Books, Music, Keurig KCups, Upcycled jewelry and handbags, Kitchen Kitsch, Novelties and yes, Cigars. Open until 7p.m. Thursdays for market season. 52 Main St. (next to WREN), Berlin, NH. 752-3930 www.

It’s that time of year again. That’s right! Time for the annual sidewalk sale! The time to get the best deals ever on Main St. So why not add more savings to the mix with a week long Sizzling Summer Sale? In addition to the regular discount racks outside, check out inside for great savings as well! There will be 20 percent off all regular priced items all

week long as well as different BOGO specials everyday including Saturday being BOGO free Spray Tans! We have expanded our inventory this year to even include swimsuits. We have sizes XS-3XL so there is something for everyone! So come on down to your local Main Street and as always Be local, Buy local!

Trader Bill’s, 179 Main Street, will practically be giving stuff away. Every holiday item you can think of 50 cents to $1. Craft supplies, wreaths, baskets, yarn, and much more for 50 cents to a dollar. Lamps, house wires, gift items, some still new in boxes are from $1 to $2. Vases for $1 plus big savings

inside too. Jewelery $1 to $4, picture frames two for $1. Bureaus, couches, chairs, armoires, tools, camping supplies. A safe bet, you name it we probably have it. Bed w/ frame, bed frames, end tables, coffee tables. Check us out. You’ll be surprised. Contact us at 728-9874.

For serious work, Rocky and Skechers Safety toe footwear. For serious play, Merrell and Teva: Hikers, sport shoes, clogs and sandals and rugged water shoes.

For the difficult foot, Propet (most styles in medium and extra wide widths). For the family: Vans, Saucony, Skechers, Zoo York and Converse. And coming in August... Dansko!

The Inner Glimpse a great place to shop for home, garden and gift. Something unusual for the hard to buy for person, a special piece for your home or an addition to the garden... we have it all. Wall art, table top accessories, Beanpod soy candles clean burning and made in the USA, Garden stepping stones,

and wind chimes for added summer pleasure. Willow Tree Angles & family pieces that say so much without words. Camille Beckman hand creams, also made in the USA. Vintage finds also scattered about this eclectic mix of gifts. So much more on the second floor, BE LOCAL BUY LOCAL

Irreverent love-child of the sixties, Middle Earth, an original head shop, remains fully unrepentant! Since 1969 (Yes), we’ve pleased bankers to stoners nuns to pole dancers with our

sensual treat of gifts, exquisite, beautiful, funny or slightly subversive. We can’t help ourselves...but we can help you! In Fabulous downtown Berlin!

Rumorz Boutique

Trader Bill’s

Morin Shoe Store

The Inner Glimpse

The Annual Sidewalk Sale includes Berlin’s Aubuchon Hardware on Glen. Ave. For 42 years Aubuchon has been a part of the Berlin community. We have thrived and continue to grow! With your support we can continue to support local events and the many teams and events in the area. One of our “thank-yous” is to participate in the local Sidewalk Sale every year. Great bargains inside an outside the store await you. Many are up to 50% OFF their original values. Come and visit our new departments in the store including our newly expanded line of home canning items. From jars to spices, we can help you preserve those jellies, pickles, even tomato sauces and salsa! Sign up for our door prizes and give-aways. Bonnie, Keith, Mark, Joanne, Maddie, Ben and Brandon – Berlin’s Team Aubuchon... We’ll Fix You Right Up!

Middle Earth

38 Glen Ave., Berlin • 752-1449

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Frances A. Dämm

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ERROL, NH – Miss Frances A. Dämm, of Errol, NH, and formerly of Brooklyn, NY, passed away peacefully on Monday morning, July 11, 2011, at her residence, at the age of 97. She was born in Brooklyn, NY, on July 6, 1914, 1914, the fourteenth child of Rudolph and Florence (McCarthy) Dämm. Frances was home schooled by her mother until the age of nine and graduated from the Visitation Academy in Brooklyn in 1929, the Villa Maria Convent in Montreal in 1933, the Parker Collegiate Institute in 1935, and Notre Dame College of St. John's University in 1937. She also attended Fordham University and taught school for several years. During World War II, she worked as a tool designer and draftsman. In 1946 she joined the staff of the Brooklyn Botanical Garden and remained there for thirty years. Frances retired in 1976 and moved to the family's summer home in Errol, NH, a place that she truly loved. She was a botanical artist, enjoyed needlepoint, and painted in oil and other

mediums. She leaves behind several nieces, nephews and family friends. She is predeceased by her parents and siblings, Charles, Frank, Harry, Radcliffe, Charity, Anna, Rudolph, Arthur, Robert, William, Florence, Mary, and Rose Mary. The Dämm family has always been grateful for the care and kindnesses shown over the years from their friends and the community of Errol. There will be no calling hours. A private interment will occur at the family lot in St. Charles Cemetery in Farmingdale, NY, on Monday, July 18, 2011. Expressions of sympathy in memory of Miss Dämm may be made for the benefit of Errol’s St. Pius X Catholic Church, c/o the North American Marytrs’ Parish, 55 Pleasant Street, Colebrook, NH 03576. Condolences may be offered to the family on-line by going to Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Jenkins & Newman Funeral Home, Colebrook, NH.

Sabatis Lodge holding scholarship golf tourney

We’ll earn your business by earning your trust!


756 Third Avenue, Berlin, NH 03570 • (603) 752-6466


Route 16, Conway, NH 03818

(2 miles south of Conway Village - previously Bill’s Place Restaurant)

SATURDAY, JULY 16, 2011 • 11:00 AM PREVIEW: Friday, July 15th, Noon to 4 PM And Saturday, July 16th, 9 AM to Sale Time

Following is a sample of items to be sold at this sale, which will take place under our tent:

COINS: 3 Silver Eagles MS 69 & 70, Morgans MS 62 & 63, Peace dollars, Apollo-Soyuz coin/stamp set, Canadian Cent. 1867-1967 proofs, 2005 Buffalo coin set, Queen Mother 7-coin set, 2 Canadian 1871-1971 proofs ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES: Victorian love-seat, buggy seat, rooster weather-vane, barber chair, 6’ wooden barber pole, A & W root beer dispenser, push-up table pinball, American Flyer train set, books (Dickens, Hemingway, Mark Twain), Mason & Hamlin pump organ w/ bench, oak wall phone, oak intercom, Victorian ink well, jelly cabinet, Hoosier cabinet, drop-leaf tables (1 walnut), 8 wooden ice cream chairs, records, metronome, music stand, gas pump signs, 30 gal. oil filler drum, tricycle, scooter, sleds, Schwinn bicycle (parts), Schwinn bicycle manual (1950’s), blanket chest, framed stitched sampler, school desk, hand made quilts, iron blanket racks, crocks, trunks, chests, brass ship’s wheel (16”), oil lamps, lanterns, mantle clocks, store scale, tea cart, picture & bowl sets, oak roll-top desk, oak buffet, Pepsi box w/ bottles, steer horns, wicker bassinet, baby scale, crib, wicker cat cage, wood carvings, stenciled ladder, wheelbarrow, old garden implements, leather document bag, painting easel, Daguerreotypes, Rose-ville, McCoy pitcher, paintings, prints, photos, hats & hat boxes, vintage “Sasahi coronation set”, collection of dolls, jackknives TOOLS & SPORTS: 2 golf carts (1 Club Car elec. & 1 Yamaha gas), golf caddy, Snap-On Tool Chests, bolt bin, Troy Built Rototiller, table saw & stand, folding table saw, 3 air compressors, chop saw, bench grinder, 2 chain saws, garage door opener, power washer, sm. drill press, portable kerosene heater, LP heater, assorted ladders, wrought iron patio set, dehumidifiers, near new air conditioner, Schwinn Frontier bicycle, tents, Porta Potty, Stevens 12 ga., deer hide, salt water fishing rods & reels, tackle boxes, creel, bamboo fly rod, collection of model cars HOUSEHOLD: handmade bar & stools, counter-top refrigerator, barrister bookcase, corner cabinet, hutch, futon, couch, sleeper couch, 2 Canadian rockers, dining room tables, end tables, lg. dog crate, portable RDF/VHF receiver, exercise equipment, “L” shaped office desk TERMS & CONDITIONS: Cash, Check, Master Card, or Visa. 13% buyer’s premium will be charged. Subject to errors & omissions. GOOGLE: “Tom Troon, Auctioneer” for “auctionzip” link for more details & photos

Tom Troon & Sons, Auctioneers

NH License # 2320 Maine License # AUC832 VT # 057.0061940 PO Box 1457, Conway, NH 03818 603-447-8808 Food available on site at the Produce Depot & Deli AND Juke Box Junction 50’s Diner & Ice Cream Shoppe

GORHAM -- The Gorham Sabatis Lodge #73 of free and accepted Masons is hosting its third annual scholarship golf tournament on Sunday, July 17. The tournament is again being held at the Waumbek Golf Club in Jefferson. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. with a tee time of 8 a.m. and a shotgun start. This is a four person scramble format with prizes being given for the longest drive and closest to the pin. There will also be a putting contest for golfers that would like to show off their skills. If you require a little help, we will also be selling mulligans. A team of volunteers will be selling raffle tickets for the many awesome prizes and gift certificates to area businesses, which were generously donated. Volunteers will also be preparing for the tasty barbecue lunch that will be offered to all golfers after the tournament. Would you like to be a hole sponsor? To become a gold sponsor with a donation of $100 or more, your name and/or business will be displayed on a large golf cart or golf ball sign and placed at a tee box for all to see. To become a silver sponsor, a cash

donation of $50 will get your name and/or business displayed at a tee box on a smaller golf sign. For all other cash donations received, your name and/or business will be acknowledged in the event’s leaflet, which will be put in all of the player’s goody bags. Please come and help us fund our scholarship program. Our lodge has been working hard over the past few years to raise money for this fund to present a scholarship to one Berlin High School and one Gorham High School graduate. The fee for playing is $50 per person or $200 per team. If you like to play golf, have fun, and help raise money for a worthy cause please join us at the Waumbek Golf Club on July 17. To become a sponsor, make a raffle prize donation, or for more information, please call 9156528. Gorham Lodge #73 was chartered on June 11, 1862. Meanwhile, Sabatus Lodge #95 was chartered on August 5, 1890. The two lodges merged on May 16, 1987 and formed Gorham Sabatis Lodge #73, which it still remains as today.


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ARRESTfrom page one

killer Oxycontin. Roy said that witnesses provided the police department with information about a possible get away car. “Thanks to cooperation from downtown businesses and the assistance of SALE from page 6

sale, which has been taking place for as long as anyone can remember. The shops will offer discounts on merchandise both inside and on the sidewalk, in order to offer the local shoppers and those passing through, good deals in the lull between spring and back to school. “It’s a good opportunity to stimulate the economy just a little bit,” said Dave Morin

the Colebrook Police Department, the suspect car was located, which led to the arrest of Shawn Labonville,” Roy said. Labonville was released on $25,000 personal recognizance bail. He is scheduled to appear at the Berlin District Court on August 16, 2011. of Morin Shoe Store. The sidewalk sale provides “a little incentive to draw people into the downtown and give people some really good values,” Morin explained. The annual sidewalk sale will take place at the participating businesses during posted business hours from July 13-15. This year, there will also be live entertainment along Main Street into the evening.

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Brian Vallee

GORHAM, NH -- Funeral Services for Mr. Brian R. Vallee, 41, of 54 Railroad St., Gorham, NH, were held on July 8, 2011 at the Bryant Funeral Home in Gorham, NH. Sister Monique Therriault officiated. Interment was in the Mt. Calvary Cemetery where POTTER from page one

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows at nine o’clock after the Berlin Local Works Farmers Market, with the newly released part two version playing at midnight. Harry will be selling pre-buy tickets for the new release for the whole weekend. Watch

Sister Monique read the committal prayers. The pallbearers were Ed Watson, Drew McKenna, Joshua Horne, Vince Rocillo, Chris Letendre and Derek Thibeault. Many relatives and friends attended the service. out for the wandering Death Eaters! The Main Street Sidewalk Sale will be running during event with Heather Pierson will be playing live music from 5-7 p.m. For more information call Berlin Farmers Market 723-1004 or TBA Theatres at 3263385.


by Lynn Johnston by Scott Adams


By Holiday Mathis those hours. SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 21). If there’s one thing you can’t stand, it’s desperation. You’ll sense this coming from a merchant or someone else today. You hate to feel pressured, and that’s why you’ll bolt at the first sign of manipulation. SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21). Listen carefully. Avoid putting words in another person’s mouth. You may think you know what he or she means to say, but communication will bring many surprises now. CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19). If your mind were a room, today that room would be crammed full of furniture and visitors, all busily intermingling and bumping against each other in the tight quarters. Do a clearing process. You need mental space. AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18). You don’t have to change everything at once. If you commit to doing too much, you’ll feel overwhelmed, which can be paralyzing. Instead, change one thing, and other changes will occur naturally. PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20). Your environment is chock-full of opportunity, though it takes a creative mind to see it and an ambitious heart to act on it. You possess both qualities. TODAY’S BIRTHDAY (July 14). The next four weeks are busy with responsibilities and fun, and it will be hard to tell the difference between the two. New relationships strike up in August and January. Financial opportunity is featured in September and March. In February, you’ll be awarded for putting your talent to good use. Capricorn and Scorpio people adore you. Your lucky numbers are: 4, 25, 41, 20 and 1.

by Darby Conley

ARIES (March 21-April 19). If you have a song in your heart, you have to sing it. If you don’t, it becomes burdensome to carry it around. A song unsung turns into excess baggage. Express yourself. TAURUS (April 20-May 20). You are emotionally flexible, so you won’t mind matching the mood around you as a means of relating to others. When you act as a kind of mirror, you validate the feelings of others. GEMINI (May 21-June 21). Synchronization makes everyone feel calm and comfortable. When something throws a wrench in the timing, there will be an unsettling moment, followed by a speedy recovery and restructuring. CANCER (June 22-July 22). Try not to think of yourself as any one way. Chances are, you don’t even know what you are capable of. Your potential is limitless. Your personality is a vast combination of every human characteristic possible. LEO (July 23-Aug. 22). Your desire to change your schedule is met with some resistance. The others who would be affected rather like things the way they are. But with a keen approach, you will ultimately conquer their resistance. VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22). You are like a performer who is working for tips. But the tips you want boil down to verbal, emotional and practical support. It will help to “salt the tip jar” like the real pros do, putting the first few “dollars” in yourself. LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23). It’s not all cake and ice cream today -- you have some important work to do. You know when you’re at your best, and you would be wise to plan your day so that your most difficult tasks fall during

Get Fuzzy


by Chad Carpenter

Solution and tips at


Fill in the grid so that every row, every column, and every 3x3 box contains the digits 1 thru 9.

For Better or Worse

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ACROSS 1 __ thumbs; clumsy 4 Cattle droves 9 Fling 13 Hockey score 15 Worship 16 Tow 17 Mr. Preminger 18 Garfunkel’s partner 19 “The Buckeye State” 20 Evades 22 Stray dog 23 “Buffalo __” 24 “A friend in need __ friend indeed” 26 Venerate 29 Mother superiors 34 States openly 35 Grin 36 Matterhorn, for one 37 2000-pound weights 38 Knife part

39 Ballerina’s skirt 40 Fight result, perhaps: abbr. 41 Donut’s glossy sugar coating 42 Room scheme & furnishings 43 Resident of a Red Sea nation 45 Feel indignant about 46 Religious sister 47 Ferry or canoe 48 Seaweed 51 Drawing up blueprints of 56 Fishhook point 57 Clear the slate 58 Terror 60 Wicked 61 Severity 62 Sharp cry 63 Knighted woman’s title 64 Glances over 65 Water barrier

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 14 21 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33

DOWN In the past Plenty ...fa, so, __... Red tape Corrects text Italy’s capital Bit of rain Reasonable Danny or Marlo Hawaiian island Clubs or hearts Job vacancy Boarding house dwellers All __; listening Observe Two-faced; deceitful Call forth Snake’s poison Astound __ one’s time; wait patiently Gravy Pianist __ John Gush forth

35 Bench board 38 Has __ on; refuses to face the truth 39 Give a sworn declaration 41 Wildebeest 42 College official 44 Empower 45 Roy or Will

47 48 49 50 52 53 54 55 59

Buffalo Still slumbering Volcanic output Somber; gloomy Singer Clapton Heroic tale “__ I say more?” Festive event Record speed letters

Yesterday’s Answer

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––––––––––––––––– DAILY CALENDAR ––––––––––––––––– Thursday, July 14 WIC Clinic: beginning 8:45 AM at Groveton Methodist Church, Groveton. For an appointment, please contact us at 752-4678 or 1-800-578-2050. Music in the Great North Woods: Ann Labounsky, Master Organ Series, Bastille Day program of French music and Improvisation, 7:30 p.m., Gorham Congregational UCC Church, Gorham, 466-2136, not wheel-chair accessible. La Leche League Meetings: Breastfeeding Support Group10:00-11:30, Family Resource Center in Gorham, 123 Main St. Gorham. Free and moms can discuss breastfeeding and parenting topics. Call Wendy @ 466-5109 for more info.


8:30 Rules

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The Mentalist Å

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NBC 6 WCSH Community Parks

The Office 30 Rock


Jay Leno

CBC 7 CBMT The Nature of Things

Meltdown Å (DVS)

CBC 9 CKSH Les Boys

Les Boys

Pénélope McQuade

PBS 10 WCBB Maine

Loid Dodd Doc Martin Å

Love Bites (N) Å National


Calgary Stampede

Le Téléjournal (N)


Castine: An Ocean

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Blue Realm Å

Frontline Å (DVS)

CBS 13 WGME Big Bang

Big Brother (N) Å

The Mentalist Å





IND 14 WTBS Movie: ›› “The Bucket List” (2007)

Fam. Guy

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IND 16 WPME Without a Trace Å

Without a Trace Å


My Road

Late Night Star Trek

Life on the Rock



The World Over




In the Arena

Piers Morgan Tonight

Anderson Cooper 360 (N)



Unsolved Mysteries

Unsolved Mysteries

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How I Met How I Met



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SportsCenter (N) Å



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Saturday, July 16 Yard/Barn Sale: For Berlin & Coos County Historical Society, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., rain or shine. Across from prison entrance on East Milan Road, Berlin. Books galore and more! Improvisation Workshop: July 16, Saturday, 10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., with Ann Labounsky, private residence in Jackson, co-sponsored by the NH Chapter of the American Guild of Organists and Mountain Top Music Center. Call to reserve and for instructions: 466-2865 Bindles, Gutrobbers, and Beans Everlasting: with Dick Fortin, 7 p.m., Dolly Copp Campground. FMI, call the Androscoggin Ranger Station at (603) 466-2713. Baked Bean Supper: Shelburne Town Hall, 4:30 to 7 p.m., to benefit Shelburne Fire Dept. Ladies Auxiliary Scholarship Fund and Shelburne Unione Church. $7 adults, $3 children.



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Sunday, July 17 Peabody Farm Museum Open House: 1 to 4 p.m., Peabody Farm located on the North Road in Shelburne, NH. Everyone is welcome to attend.


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The Ray Lucia Show

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––––––––––––––– ONGOING CALENDAR –––––––––––––– Thursday Book Drive: Tex Mex Restaurant across from City Hall. Great selection of books, thousands to choose from. Mondays and Tuesday 12 to 3 p.m., Thursday from 12 to 5 p.m. during Month of July. FMI Denise 752-1005. Berlin LocalWorks Farmers’ Market: Mechanic Street, 3 p.m.-7.p.m. or 7231004. Food Stamps accepted. TOPS NH 0057 Gorham: Meet every Thursday, 5:30 p.m., meeting room of the Gorham Public Library on Railroad Street, Gorham. FMI Call Carolyn at 348-1416. Boy Scout Pack 207: meets every Thursday at 6:30 in the St. Michael’s School cafeteria. Berlin-Gorham White Mountain Rotary Club: Meets every Thursday 730 to 830 a.m., Town & Country Inn Shelburne. FMI email Senior Meals: Guardian Angel School, noon. Suggested donations for 60 and over $3; under 60 $6. All are welcome. (FMI 752-2545) Mt. Jefferson LDG. #103 I.O.O.F.: meets second and fourth Thursdays of month, 7 p.m., 701 Presidential Highway, Jefferson. FMI 1-802892-6684 or 723-0766. Gorham Public Library: Open M-F: 10am6pm, Saturdays: 10am-Noon. Children’s Story Time: Fridays, 1:30pm. View On-line Catalog at FMI call 4662525 or email AA Meeting: noon to 1 p.m., St. Barnabas Church, 2 High St., Berlin. Berlin Knights of Columbus: Third and Fourth Degree meets on second Thursday of each month, 7 p.m., St. Anne’s lower hall, Berlin. Dinner served at 5:30 p.m. for members and guests from September to May. Shelburne Library Schedule: Thursday 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Saturdays - 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. FUSION: Youth Group invites all youth grades 6-12, 6:30 to 8 p.m. Games, music, and a good message to get you pumped for the rest of the week! Harvest Christian Fellowship, Willow St. in Berlin. FMIVicky at 348-2354. facbook. com/fusion603 Milan Public Library: Monday, 1:30 to 7:30 p.m.; Tuesday and Wednesday’s 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Alcoholics Anonymous: 12 to 1 p.m., Discussion Meeting, St. Barnabas Church, corner of High and Main St., Berlin. Step Book Meeting, 7 to 8 p.m., Androscoggin Valley Hospital, Berlin. Exercise Classes: Berlin Senior Center, 610 Sullivan St., Berlin, 4 to 5 p.m. (FMI 752-2545) Pre-School Reading, Arts, Crafts Program: Errol Public Library, 10:30 a.m. To register, call Ann Bragg at 483-7720 or go to the library from 8 a.m. to noon Wednesday through Saturday. F. O. E. Eagles 1464: Meets first and third Thursday of every month at 7 p.m. The Salvation Army Thrusday Afterschool Programs: 3 – 3:30, snack and homework help; 3:30 – 4 Timbrels; 4 – 4:30 Sacred Dance; 4:30 – 5 Singing Company; Dinner; and Boys Adventure Corps and Sunbeams. For more information please call 752-1644. Dummer Library Hours: 3 to 7 p.m. (FMI 449-0995, E-mail: Berlin and Coos County Historic Society Moffett House Museum: Open five days, Tuesday through Saturday, noon to 4 p.m. Can also be opened by appointment. Call 752-4590. Available are historical documents, school yearbooks, Berlin/Gorham directories, annual city reports, city and county reports, Brown Bulletins, old books, artifacts and more. Serenity Steps: 567 Main Street. Berlin’s peer support center. Open Monday to Wednesday, noon to 5 p.m., Thursdays and Fridays, noon to 8 p.m. Offers a variety of support groups and activities to area’s mental health consumers. (FMI 752-8111)

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by Abigail Van Buren


DEAR ABBY: I agree with your advice to “Driven Away in Georgia” (May 26), whose widowed mother has become so bitter, all eight of her children avoid her. As a clinical neuropsychologist who works with people with dementia and other aging-related problems, I’d like to share my thoughts. When a spouse dies, previously undetected early-stage dementia can become apparent to others. If the surviving spouse had pre-existing cognitive deficits, they may have been concealed by the competency of the other spouse. After the spouse dies, the structure and functional support once provided is suddenly removed. Symptoms then become apparent to family members. Another diagnostic option might be depression, which can often resemble dementia in elderly people. There are medications that can help manage and even slow down the progression of dementia, and early intervention may partially stabilize her at a higher level of functioning. You were right to recommend that family members become more involved rather than back away since this woman clearly needs either psychiatric or neurological intervention, or both. Thank you for shedding light on a very common problem that can touch any family. -- RICHARD FULBRIGHT, Ph.D., DALLAS DEAR DR. FULBRIGHT: Thank you for sharing your expertise and raising awareness for those with family members who are also struggling with similar issues. Read on: DEAR ABBY: In addition to concerns about dementia, the mother may be overwhelmed with living life as a widow. The eight surviving children should try to arrange for part-time hired help for her household chores that build up. If Mom is living on limited income, she may be crushed with financial stress. Perhaps it’s time for her to downsize to a more man-

ageable home. Instead of avoiding her, these “kids” need to find out exactly what problems are overwhelming their mother and get her help. -- CONCERNED SON IN LAUREL, MD. DEAR ABBY: “Driven” and her siblings could offer more by getting together, taking potluck dishes and meeting at Mom’s house over a weekend to split up her chore list. My own mom would say, “Many hands make labor light” -- and laughter makes the time pass quickly. If they can do this two or three times a year, Mom might feel more secure and relaxed. Her children also should take turns taking Mom out to dinner and a movie once a month. It will give her something to look forward to. When you lose someone who was involved in your daily life, it gets lonely. A tip to the kids: Imagine yourselves in your mom’s shoes instead of thinking about how much you have to do. Even a person with dementia, if this is the case, can be happy with the right help. -- NANCY IN PAYSON, ARIZ. DEAR ABBY: If each child contributed a small amount of money each month, they could hire a handyman to take care of the various projects Mom needs to be done. A cleaning person is also an option. Aging parents can be a challenge, but pulling away and spending less time with them will only lead to regrets later. -- LAUREN, SAN DIEGO DEAR ABBY: Anytime our family got together, or my folks were having special guests over, my mom would ask me to clean her house. I resented it, figuring since I could clean my home, Mom could clean hers. Mom passed more than a year ago, and I’d give ANYTHING to be able to clean house for her again. -- BILL IN TRASKWOOD, ARK.

Dear Abby is written by Abigail Van Buren, also known as Jeanne Phillips, and was founded by her mother, Pauline Phillips. Write Dear Abby at: Dear Abby, c/o The Conway Daily Sun, PO Box 1940, North Conway, NH 03860


by Gary Trudeau

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Low Cost Spay/ Neuter Cats & dogs Rozzie May Animal Alliance 603-447-1373 PUPPIES small mixed breed. See website for more details: (207)539-1520.

Antiques ANTIQUES, glass, furniture, & collectibles of all kinds wanted by Bob Gauthier, 449-2542. Specializing in Estate and Business liquidation. Bonded.

Autos 1994 Dodge Mark III Conversion van, excellent condition, stored last four years, $2000 466-3404. 2003 Toyota Tundra, black, 2wd, manual trans, 214K, $2900, 752-1968. BUYING junk cars and trucks ME & NH. Call for price. Martin Towing. (603)305-4504. BUYING junk cars and doing tows willing to travel. 603-348-3403.

For Rent 2 bedroom apt., first floor, heat/ hot water, all appliances, off street parking. No pets. References, security. $575/mo. (603)752-4033. 2 bedroom heat & h/w, w/d hook-up, gar, 2nd floor, upper East Side $600/mo + deposit (603)752-1808. 2 great apts. available. Great Landlord. 3 bedroom, 1st and 2nd floor. Call H&R Block (603)752-2372. 4 large rooms + storage room, 2 bedrooms, 2nd floor, heated, all appliances, some furniture, no pets, parking, enclosed porch, close to downtown, $550/mo, 752-6276, 723-6276. AFFORDABLE 2&3 bedroom apartments, starting at $495/mo. 723-4970. APT. $100/weekly! Free utilities! Secluded or: private locked rooms, owners residence/ facilities, $50. 603-348-3607.

For Rent Are you working in the area and need a room for a night, week or by the month? Stay at a DuBee Our Guest Bed and Breakfast in Milan. Fully furnished including paper goods, full use of kitchen, wireless internet, Direct TV, barbecue grill, and cleaning service. $35 per night or $125/week. Owners have separate living quarters FMI call 603-449-2140 or 603-723-8722

For Rent BERLIN 2 bedroom spacious apt. close to town, heat, hot water, garage, $550/mo. No pets. (603)752-3372. BERLIN house for rent, 3 bedroom, one bath, water included, garage, nice area, $575/mo, 401-529-5962. BERLIN, House 3 BR 510 Willard, newly updated, energy efficient, garage, corner lot/ backyard $800 + util, 1st month & sec, 752-5914. Berlin- 3rd floor 2 bedroom, $480/mo., 2nd floor 2 bedroom $525/mo., 1st floor, 1 bedroom $475 heated. Call (978)609-4010.

TWO OFFICES AVAILABLE OFFICE SPACE IN BERLIN Spacious second-floor corner office in downtown Berlin. Known as the Sheridan Building, this classic revival structure built in 1905 and renovated in the 1980s and 1990s is located next to City Hall. Ceilings are high and windows are plentiful in this corner which includes one large room, one medium sized, and a private bathroom. $450 a month, and includes heat. Second floor, corner office, two rooms with shared bathroom. $350.

For a video tour go to: For more information call Mark 603-356-3456.

GORHAM, NH Large 1 bedroom apts $650/mo +, furnished optional, heat/ hot water included. Security deposit, references. Short term available. (800)944-2038. GORHAM: 1 bedroom apt. 1st fl., w/d hook-up, updated carpet, stove, dishwasher, fridge. Main St. $525/mo. (603)986-5800. GORHAM: 13 Exchange St, (white bldg w/ black trim) 2 br, second floor, h/ hw, fridge and stove, w/d hookup, w/ shed, no pets. Sec. dep. Call: 466-3378 (8am-4pm, M-F or leave a message). GORHAM: 3 bedroom, in town, 2nd. floor, $700/mo. heat, included, 466-5215. ONE bedroom, beautiful, deck, heat, h/w, parking, no pets, sec. deposit, references, $550, 723-3856.

SUNNY large furnished rooms, cable, wi-fi, parking, laundry, $65/wk. $250/mo. Mike 326-3071, 728-8486.

For Sale 2008 Yamaha Rhino, 450 U.T.V. with 2006 utility and landscape trailer, 1600 miles, Warn Winch and plow, 2011, many extras, $7,750, 603-752-5519. ABOVE ground pool and spa heater, foam wall and floor padding, ladder . 42in. Samsung flat screen TV, asking $300/obo (603)752-3579. AMAZING! Beautiful pillowtop matress sets, twin $169, full or queen $249, king $399. See AD under “Furniture”. BASKETRY, farm stand equipment, tag, flea. flowers, fruits, vegetables year round, crafts, lots! Call 603-348-3607. EMPIRE Gas Stove, has glass door, ceramic logs, thermostate, puts out 21,000 min30.000 max, B.T.U, included stove pipe with outdoor vent, $800, 603-466-3341. EVERYTHING to do stained glass. Call for info. 449-3379. FUTON $60, Canadian rocker $20, elec. lawn mower $30 (603)728-8326. LOCKNESS Gardens: 802 Fifth Avenue. Quality perennials only $4/each! Five varieties: Hosta, Astilbe, Daylilies, Foxglove, Lady's Mantle, Coral Bells, Hollyhocks, flag iris, Iris. MAYTAG Neptune washer & dryer, front loader, $400; Behringer 400 watt DJ system, $1000; Milwaukee 1/2 inch hammer drill, never used, $125, 603-723-4165, Gorham. POP-UP camper, good condition, $900 FMI 752-7525 RIDING Mower. Must see Yard Man 8 horsepower, 32” cut, 7 speed transaxle, excellent condition (603)752-4818.

Furniture AMAZING! Beautiful Queen or Full-size mattress set, Luxury Firm European Pillow-top style, Fabulous back & hip support, Factory sealed - new 10-Yr. warranty. Why pay $1095, buy $249. Can deliver 603-305-9763.

Free T&B Appliance Removal. Appliances & AC’s removed free of charge if outside. Please call (603)986-5506.

Help Wanted EXPERIENCED: housekeeper, p/t, excellent pay, Jefferson Notch Motel, Randolph, 466-3833. LOOKING for experienced sales people for Verizon Wireless. Drop off your resume to Wireless Zone, 410 Glen Avenue, Berlin, NH. Or e-mail your resume to:

Fall Jobs with the Appalachian Mountain Club

Environmental Educators: A Mountain Classroom program seeks educators for fall season (Aug. 26-Nov. 1). Qualifications include teaching experience, backcountry experience, bachelor's degree in education, ecology, or related field, and current WFA+ certification. Based in Gorham or Bretton Woods. To apply send a cover letter and resume to See job details for this and ALL fall jobs at seasonal The AMC is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity in the workplace.

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Help Wanted

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Wanted To Buy


VIP Gorham, is looking for tire tech's to work days and weekends. Apply only online at:

APPLIANCE Repair: Washers, dryers, stoves, refrigerators, air conditioners, dishwashers, best rates around. Steve 915-1390.

BUYING junk cars/ trucks, heavy equip- farm mach., scrap iron. Call 636-1667 days, 636-1304 evenings.

Home Improvements

HYPNOSIS for habit change, stress, regression. Michael Hathaway, DCH, certified hypnotherapist. Madison 367-8851.

TV Converter Box, call 723-6276 or 752-6276.

Nordic Village Resort has a full-time laundry position available at our Gorham, NH laundry facility. Commercial laundry experience a must. Must be willing to work weekends and some evenings. Applications are being accepted in our office at Nordic Village, Route 16, Jackson, NH or email your resume to:


The Wentworth in Jackson Village has an opening for a full time year round Housekeeper and a position open for full time year round Breakfast Server. Both positions offer excellent pay and benefits. Please call Kelly or Ellie at 383-9700 to schedule an interview, mail your resume to Box M, Jackson, NH 03846, or fill out an application at INDIVIDUAL to maintain 4 sm lawns in Berlin and Dummer area. Must own equipment including digital camera. $25- $35 per lawn. 603-393-7580. RIVERSIDE Speedway is looking for responsible individuals to work in their main concession area every Saturday night and some Sundays during May-Oct. Previous experience in the food industry a plus. To apply contact Anne L'Heureux at or call 207-571-9554. VETERINARY Technician Assis tant needed for busy 3 doctor practice in Gorham, NH. Position available immediately, Monday, Wednesday and Thursday. Applicant must be dependable, self-motivated and a team-player. Animal/ medical experience preferred. Please e-mail resume to: Attn. Megan info@northcountryanimalhospital. or mail to: Attn. com

Megan, North Country Animal Hospital, 2237 West Side Road, North Conway, NH 03860. Please no phone calls or walk-ins.

FORTIER HOME REPAIR Old & New- One call, We do it All! (603)752-1224.

Lost LOST set of keys on Saturday, between Save-A-Lot and Walmart. Call 603-388-4292 or 603-538-6612. REWARD offered 2'X2' white boat cushion, lost between Errol to Berlin or Berlin to South Pond. If found call 603-915-6975.

Mobile Homes LOOKING for used home in great shape to put on my land in North Conway. Call 986-3991. MOVE your home to our park in central North Conway. Walk to shopping, trails, restaurants. $300 per month, no dogs. Good credit. (603)986-3991.

Motorcycles BUY • SELL • T RADE

(603)447-1198. Olson’s Moto Works, RT16 Albany, NH.

Real Estate BERLIN 2 apartment building on Main St. w/ 8 rentals, 1 commercial w/ all codes. Asking $110,000. Call (603)636-9786. BERLIN: 5-6 rooms, 1.5 baths, one floor, econ. living, exc. area, views, fenced yard, cellar, storage, parking, $44,900, 1-603-728-9184.

Services $225 for your unwanted car or truck, call Rich 978-9079.


Highest quality craftsmanship. Fully Insured. Lowest prices guaranteed. FMI (603)730-2521. HANDY MAIDS Specializing in construction clean-up and vacant apts. Low rates. Call now (603)348-3789. HANDYMAN: Property maintenance, carpentry, int./ ext. painting, sheet-rocking, etc. free estimates, call 915-0755. LAWNMOWING and Trimming. Cheap and dependable. 728-9926. LOCKNESS Painters: Top quality, affordable, interior/exterior painting, 26 years experience. Fully insured, free estimates, references available, call 603-752-2218. MACHINE Shop, light machin ing, tooling, fixturing, prototypes, odd jobs and repairs, call Dick 723-9568. RAFFI’S Painting and Pressure Cleaning. Residential, commercial, industrial, interior, exterior. Pressure wash driveways, roofs, siding. Carpet cleaning, lead removal. Certified 29 years experience. Full insured, free estimates, references available. 603-915-0816, 603-723-2690.


16+ years experience! On-site computer repair, upgrades, wireless setup, virus removal, & more! (603)723-0918 ZIMMER Lawn Care. Mowing/ spring clean-up, light landscaping. No job too small. Free estimates. 723-1252.


Experienced Autobody Technician Must have own tools ASE certified preferred Apply in person or call 449-2025.

Part Time Berlin Housing Authority

CLEAN fill wanted in West Milan, no stumps, brush, tires or trash. Lg. construction companies O.K. lots of room, call 449-2688 for details prior to dumping.

Yard Sale 365 Upper Portland Street, children's clothes, boots, fishing equipment, childrens books, Barbie dolls and Brats, tools, 7/16, 17, 8 a.m. 399 Derrah Street, mechanic and construction tools, kitchen items, Thurs. Fri. Sat. 753 4th. Ave. Berlin, 9-5, lots of new things. BERLIN, 208 Jolbert, corner of 5th Ave. Friday noon to Sunday 6pm. Brass bed, lamps. Pine bed, desk, cradle. 1920’s cocktail chairs. Tools, Stihl saw and more household/ construction. 1-603-728-9184. GARAGE Sale: 220 Success Road, Milan, lots of stuff, 8-3p.m. Fri. 7/15, Sat. 7/16, Sun. 7/17. GARAGE Sale: Multi family, 61 Jericho Road, Sat. 7/16, 8-2 p.m. Lots of great deals. GIGANTIC: East Milan Road, Berlin, Brown Co. barn across from prison entrance, Sat. 7/16, 9-3, benefit Berlin & Coos County HIstorical Society. Rain or shine. Books galore and more! GORHAM, Sat 9-3 at 25 Mt. Carter Drive. Too much stuff to list! Rain or shine.

INDOOR/ Outdoor, 41 Jericho Road, Fri. & Sat. 9-4.

MOVING SALE: Sat. only, 8-4 Everything must go! 24 Jewell St. Gorham

MULTI family, Sat. 7/16, 8-2 1786 Hutchins Street, rain date Friday, 7/16.

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SAT. Only, 7/23, 8:30-2:30 p.m. No early birds! 802 Fifth Ave. Berlin.

DAY bed in good condition, please call 752-6256.

UPPER Church Street, lots of stuff, 7/16, 7/17, 8-3.

Housing Voucher Assistant This position is part time, 20 hours per week. Resumes accepted until July 21, 2011.

Mary-Jo Landry, Executive Director Berlin Housing Authority

10 Serenity Circle, Berlin NH 03570

BERLIN -- St. Paul Lutheran Church, located at 101 Norway Street in Berlin, has announced that it has called a new full-time pastor, The Rev. Gail C. Bauzenberger. Her first worship service at St. Paul will be on August 14, at 9:30 a.m. The Rev. Bauzenberger brings many gifts to the ministry of St. Paul Church in addition to her enthusiasm, compassion, preaching skills, teaching and proclamation of the Word. She has had specialized training in hospital visitation, crisis intervention, counseling and group dynamics and is a gifted story teller and watercolor artist. For the past eight years, Rev. Bauzenberger has served churches in Baker and Wheeling, West Virginia. She completed undergraduate work in Psychology at Thomas Edison State College in New Jersey and attended Philadelphia Lutheran Theological Academy. Born and raised in Oxbow Plantation, Aroostock County, Maine, she has had a great longing to return home to northern New England where she can be closer to family and serve the people of the Great North Woods. Rev. Bauzenberger and her husband Mike are the parents of two children and four grandchildren.

Got Business News? Call 752-5858

HUGE sale 71 Wood Street, 7/16, new items, electric scooter, appliances, furniture, dishes, books, clothes, something for everyone.


Responsible for performing the activities associated with the Federal Leased Housing Program, ensuring that resident and property owner records, leases, and services are maintained and monitored according to agency policies and procedures. This includes intake, wait list management, eligibility determination, tenant and landlord briefing, rent determinations, voucher issuance, HQS inspections, leasing and annual re exams. Will carry out Housing Authority policies. Interrelates with residents, property owners and the public in person/phone answer inquiries, responds to complaints, schedules appointments and provides general information relative to the leasing function. Excellent oral, interpersonal and written communication skills as well as computer skills are required. Computer experience with Windows, word processing, Quickbooks, and Internet Explorer preferred. Must be able to work independently and as a team member in order to deliver a high quality of service to customers in a timely and efficient manner. Housing experience, government or administrative experience preferred. Please send cover letter and resume. Please mark outside of envelope “Part time”. No phone calls please. EOE, FHO

St. Paul Lutheran Church has a new pastor

ARE YOU READY FOR A CHANGE? Enjoy the quality of life found in the Mt. Washington Valley while working in a progressive hospital that matches advanced medical technology with a compassionate approach to patient care. Join our team and see what a difference you can make! In addition to competitive salaries, we offer an excellent benefits package that includes health/dental, generous paid time off, matching savings plan, educational assistance and employee fitness program. We have the following openings:

• Housekeeper- Full-time, Routine cleaning. Must be able to life 35 lbs. • RN- Full-time in Emergency Dept. • Lab Aide- Per Diem, Phlebotomy skills, clerical and computer skills a plus. • Registration Clerk- Per Diem, must have computer skills. • Medical Records Clerk- Part-time, must be self-motivated, team player, detail oriented. • Practice Coder- Part-time, 4-8pm, Coding exp. req. Certified Coder preferred. • LNA- Per Diem, Experience and NH LNA license required. • Diet Aide- Per Diem, training will be provided. • Registered Dietician- Per Diem, Appropriate credentials required. • Office RN- Per Diem, Office exp. and BLS required. • Physical Therapist- Per Diem, Previous in-patient exp. preferred. • RN- Full-time, OR exp. preferred. ACLS & PALS A completed Application is required to apply for all positions Website: Contact: Human Resources, Memorial Hospital, an EOE PO Box 5001, No. Conway, NH 03860. Phone: (603)356-5461 • Fax: (603)356-9121


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18 Holes of Golf with Cart $35


July 22nd. Night Golf 8:30PM Members & guests. Call for details.

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North Country Men’s basketball league results BY JEAN LEBLANC

Thursday June 30 (2-0) Town and Country 102 vs (0-2) Cross Machine 56 Coming off of a close win over North Country Dental, The Town and Country Motor Inn team was firing on all cylinders. Steve Arsenault dominated the paint and led the team in scoring with 20 points. Justin Stroup stepped it up in the second half with 16 second half points. Tyler Baillargeon played hard in the loss with 19 points on the game. (2-0) Morneau Travel 81 vs (0-2) Tough Guys 47 Morneau Travel’s Damon Ness was back to his dominance of the 2010 season. Ness dropped home 25 points dominating the boards and was a major factor in Morneau Travel’s tenacious defense that held the Tough Guys to just 19 second half points. Jeremy Michalik had a great first game in a Tough Guys Jersey and helped make up for the missing Sam Aldrich. He combined with Sean Irving for 31 points. (2-0) Mr. Pizza 57 vs. (0-2) North Country THE BERLIN DAILY SUN

Dental 55 North Country Dental fell once again in a nail biter 57-55. Free agent pickup, Keven James, led all scorers with 28 points while Dan Enman’s 14 points were not enough to help the North Country Dental team get their first win. Mr Pizza was missing Jake Drouin, however Groveton’s rookie, Rod Swift, stepped up his play with 13 points in his first game in the NCMBL. (1-1) Isaacson Steel 57 vs. (1-1) Caron Building Center 56 In the most intense game of the night Isaacson Steel was looking for their first win. Trailing by 10 points for most of the game and by as much as 15, Anthony Bathalon, from Saint Johnsbury, dug deep and helped his team out of the rut scoring 30 points. Captain, Dan Rivard hit three clutch threes with under six minutes left to close the 10 point gap. The last three pointer gave the Isaacson Steel team a one point lead. Caron Building Center’s selfless play helped every player score and kept them in the lead for most of the game, but their defense could not hold on at the very end when the game came down to the final few

possessions. Friday July 1 (1-2) North Country Dental 102 vs. (0-3) Cross Machine 69 The highly touted North Country Dental team finally broke the ice and got their first win. Jake Drouin led the team with 22 points, but Dan Enman, Howard Cismouski, and Bobby Simpson were all close behind with 20, 20, and 18 respectively. Free agent Cody Laflame stepped up and tried to help his Cross Machine team with 12 points; 10 of these points coming in the second half. Jason Mercier and Tyler Baillargeon again kept up their consistent play with 17 and 19 points respectively. (2-1) Isaacson Steel 86 vs. (0-3) Tough Guys 79 Isaacson Steel got over the 500 mark after losing their first game of the season. Anthony Bathalon dominated the scoring with 42 points, the highest point total this year in the NCMBL. The Tough Guys fell late after keeping the game close right to the end. They were missing star guard Sam Aldrich and forward Jon Gamache (ankle injury). (3-0) Morneau Travel 75 vs. (1-2) Caron Building Center 49 Morneau Travel was the first team to reach the 3-0 mark this season. Groveton’s Jordan Wheelock played a great game netting six three point shots and a total of 25 points. They struggled in the first half with the tough zone defense of Caron’s Building Center, but missing Jamason Levesque, Sam Jenson, and Tyler Ramsdell(Shoulder injury) proved disasterous for the Caron Building Center offense. Bryar King worked hard and scored 18 in the losing effort. (3-0) Mr. Pizza 96 vs. (2-1) Town and Country 91 Keven James and Mr. Pizza were hot from beyond the three, hitting 16 three-pointers. James hit nine threes on the night and had the second 40 point game that was recorded this season. Mr. Pizza snapped T+C’s record as the only team that has never lost a regular season game. In the losing effort White Mountain’s guard, Evan Haskins, and Kennett’s free agent guard, Matt Ashnault, stepped up their play in the second half combining for 24 second half points. Come watch this week’s games this Thursday and Friday starting at 7 p.m.

Jensen draws Capital One Academic All-District Honors BY JEAN LEBLANC THE BERLIN DAILY SUN

NORTON, MASS. -- Wheaton College baseball sophomore Eric Jensen of Gorham, NH, drew first team Capital One Academic College Divison All-District I honors for the first time in his career. Jensen advances to the Academic All-America national ballot. Jensen became the first Lyon tabbed to the alldistrict first team, was one of four infielders, 11 firstteam members and 22 over-all honorees. Boasting a 3.89 cumulative grade point average, Jensen majors in economics and mathematics. Jensen is among the conference’s leaders in a number of statistical categories despite missing eight games due to an injury. Wheaton is 23-4 with the shortstop in the line-up and 6-4 without. He is tied for first on the team in home runs and second in batting average, slugging percentage, RBIs, and doubles. Recording 11 multi-hit games and eight multiRBI contests, Jensen has committed just six errors in 157 chances for a 96.2 fielding average. He has at least one hit in 14 of his last 16 games. A member of Wheaton’s athletic mentors, Jensen is a dean’s list student and a recipient of the Wheaton Presidential Award, which requires a minimum 3.75 GPA.

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(72 mos. at 6.90% APR)

2008 Chevrolet Impala LT Sedan

2007 Honda Pilot EXL 4x4

4x4 with plow. V8, auto, air, trailer tow, power windows/ locks/mirrors, spray on bedliner, AM/ FM/CD, Alloy wheels, cruise/tilt, 80K, gray stk # 7807

$285/mo $15,995 $265/mo OR ONLY

Sale Price includes a Lifetime Powertrain Warranty

Sale Price includes a Powertrain Warranty for Life!

Sale Price includes a Lifetime Powertrain Warranty

2007 Ford Edge SEL AWD

2008 Buick Lucerne CXL Sedan

2008 Jeep Liberty Sport 4x4

(72 mos. at 6.99% APR)



v6, auto, air, heated leather seats, am/fm/cd, cruise, tilt. alloys. power windows/ locks/mirrors, vanilla cream, 55k, stk# 7829

(72 mos. at 6.99% APR)

$295/mo $13,993

Sale Price includes a Powertrain Warranty for Life!


v6, auto, air, leather seats, alloy wheels, am/fm/cd, cruise, tilt, power windows/ocks/ mirrors, silver, 62k, stk# 7752

6 cyl, auto, air, alloy wheels, keyless entry, cruise, tilt, am/ fm/cd, power windows/locks/ mirrors, silver, 54K, Stk# 7828

(72 mos. at 6.99% APR)

$229/mo $16,776 $269/mo OR ONLY

Sale Price includes a Powertrain Warranty for Life!

Sale Price includes a Lifetime Powertrain Warranty

*SEE YOUR SALES GUIDES FOR DETAILS • All Payments are calculated with $999 cash or trade equity. Must have 730 plus credit score to qualify. Customers with lesser scores may qualify for different rates and/or terms. Admin. fee & title are not included in payments.

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The Berlin Daily Sun, Thursday, July 14, 2011  
The Berlin Daily Sun, Thursday, July 14, 2011  

The Berlin Daily Sun, Thursday, July 14, 2011