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Berlin Station project Ron Paul pays visit to Berlin scrapped by investors BY BARBARA TETREAULT THE BERLIN DAILY SUN


BERLIN – The proposed Berlin Station biomass project is dead after negotiations with the wood-fired Independent Power Producers failed to reach an agreement. A spokesman for Cate Street Capital said the company had a June 30 deadline to come to an agreement that would see the six smaller biomass plants withdraw their state Supreme Court appeal of the power purchase agreement between Berlin Station and Public Service of N.H. “The June 30 deadline was real,” said Scott Tranchemontagne.

Tranchemontagne said Cate Street Capital needed to have the threat of litigation removed by that date so it could get its financing in place and meet its winter construction schedule. He said lenders will not get involved in the project without assurances that it won’t be delayed indefinitely. Tranchemontagne said negotiations between the parties have been going on for some time with Gov. Lynch and George Bald of the Department of Resources and Economic Development directly involved along with PSNH, and the Public Utilities see POWER page 8

BERLIN -- Republican Presidential hopeful Ron Paul made some brief stops in the Androscoggin Valley Thursday as part of a larger campaign swing through the first primary state. Making his third run for president, the U.S. Congressman from Texas landed at Milan airport and stopped for a short visit at the Milan Village Store. He made a quick visit to the Berlin Daily Sun office and then greeted a small group of supporters at the Northland Restaurant. From Berlin, Paul and his small entourage traveled to Conway for some meetings Friday morning. Paul noted the Berlin-Gorham area is not the only part of the country suffering from the recession. Other parts of the country are also in bad shape. “We have a very weak economy,” he said. Paul argues for limited government with fewer regulations and low taxes. He said the country must get control of the

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federal budget and stop spending. Government, he said, is suppose to create an environment to create jobs, not create jobs. He said China has a better see RON PAUL page 8

State police celebrate 74 years BY MELISSA GRIMA THE BERLIN DAILY SUN

CARROLL — Members of the law enforcement community and dignitaries gathered at the NH State Police’s northernmost barracks on Friday to celebrate 74 years of that agency’s service to the citizens of New Hampshire. The event was commemorated with a few short speeches and a brief overview of the history of the state police as well as congratulations and accolades from elected officials and their representatives. Of course no birthday celebration would be complete without cake and this one was no different. Once the small ceremony was complete everyone in attendance was invited inside the barracks for refreshments. Joining the State Police to celebrate were members of various law enforcement agencies in the Troop F area, as well as retired NHSP Colonels Paul O’Leary and Lynn Presby, Standards and Training Director Don Viddum, Commissioner of Safety John Barthelmes, NHSP Commander,

Colonel Robert Quinn, Executive Councilor Ray Burton, and Chuck Henderson from Senator Jeanne Shaheen’s office. The ceremony began with the presentation of the flags and Troop F Commander Todd Landry offered the greeting. Sgt. Robert Terhune shared the agency’s history, which includes roots in the North Country. The push for a state police division began in 1869, Terhune explained, in response to municipal departments picking and choosing which laws to enforce. A specific gap came in enforcement of drinking laws. The initial legislation failed to pass, but in 1931 the effort was renewed as the automobile became commonplace and a need for criminal investigators was realized. Legislation finally made its way through the governing body in 1937, creating the NHSP on July 1 of that year. Terhune noted that early troopers patrolled using Harley Davidson motorcycles and a few Chevy sedans and the agency’s first Superintendent was George Col-

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Commissioner of Safety, John Barthelmes was on hand to celebrate the 74th anniversary of the NH State Police in Twin Mountain last week. Barthelmes said a few word to the assembled crowd of law enforcement and digitaries and commented specifically on his time as a trooper assigned to the state’s northern-most barracks at the start of his law enforcement career. (MELISSA GRIMA PHOTO)

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No need for a key chain SAN FRANCISCO (NY Times) — Front pockets and purses are slowly being emptied of one of civilization’s most basic and enduring tools: the key. It’s being swallowed by the cellphone. New technology lets smartphones unlock hotel, office and house doors and open garages and even car doors. It’s a not-too-distant cousin of the technology that allows key fobs to remotely unlock automobiles or key cards to be waved beside electronic pads at office entrances. What’s new is that it is on the device more people are using as the Swiss Army knife of electronics — in equal parts phone, memo pad, stereo, map, GPS unit, camera and game machine. The phone simply sends a signal through the Internet and a converter box to a deadbolt or door knob. Other systems use internal company networks, like General Motors’ OnStar system, to unlock car doors. Because nearly everyone has a cellphone, a number of start-ups, lock companies and carmakers are betting on broad acceptance of the technology. Schlage, a major lock maker, markets a system that lets homeowners use their mobile phones to unlock their doors from miles away, and manage their home heating and air-conditioning, lights and security cameras. Customers buy locks that are controlled by wireless radio signals sent from an Internet-connected box in their home.


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Fears rise with arrests in restive Syrian city BEIRUT, Lebanon (NY Times) — Syrian security forces on Monday made their largest incursion in the central city of Hama since withdrawing after a bloody crackdown in early June, arresting at least several activists and anti-government protesters before retreating again to the outskirts, according to residents and eyewitnesses. One resident said as many as 65 had been arrested. About 20 military vehicles and sev-

eral buses carrying armed men in plain clothes entered the city early in the morning, yelling praise of President Bashar al-Assad and conducting house-to-house raids before retreating to the outskirts of the town. Residents said that there was a buildup of the forces there and that neighborhood resistance groups were organizing in the face of a possible military advance . Omar Habbal, a pro-democracy activist

from Hama, said that residents tried to block the convoys of security forces as they entered from several directions, throwing stones at them and setting up roadblocks and barricades. “People started praying loudly, and the whole city woke up to defend against the raid,” Mr. Habbal said. “People set up barricades with tires, stones and trash containers in each neighborhood.”

Carmakers, White House S&P warns that bank plan haggling over mileage rules would cause Greek default WASHINGTON (NY Times) — The Obama administration and the auto industry are locked in negotiations over new vehicle mileage and emissions standards that will have a profound effect on the cars Americans drive and the health of the auto industry over the next decade and beyond. Depending on the stringency of the standard, the deal could also reduce global warming emissions by millions of tons a year and cut oil imports by billions of barrels over the life of the program, cornerstones

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PARIS (NY Times) — Greece risks being judged in default on its debt obligations if banks are forced to bear part of the pain, Standard & Poor’s said Monday, suggesting that current proposals for rescuing the euro zone’s weakest member may have to be reconsidered. In particular, a plan proposed by the French government and banks “could require private sector debt restructuring in a form that we would view as an effective default,” S.&P. said in a statement. The rating agency also said it was cutting its long-term rating on Greece three notches deeper into junk territory, to CCC from B. Euro-zone finance ministers agreed over the weekend to provide Athens with financing of 8.7 billion, or $12.6 billion, from the $110 billion bailout agreed to last year, to help the Greek government function through the summer. The new aid eliminates the prospect of a near-term default.

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MANCHESTER — Mortgage foreclosure issues have dogged Bank of America nationally, with the latest bad news Wednesday in an $8.5 billion settlement with investors who bought mortgage-backed securities from the bank’s Countrywide unit. The settlement, which requires court approval in New York state, was

part of $20 billion in mortgage-related expenses that Charlotte, N.C.-based Bank of America will write off in the second quarter, while heading toward an expected $8.6 billion to $9.1 billion quarterly loss. But Bank of America in New Hampshire has a different story to tell, focused on a stable market share, growth in deposits and lending and a charitable footprint that makes a difference in the Granite State.

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Interest rate bill reaches Lynch’s desk CONCORD — A bill that allows title loan lenders to charge interest rates of up to 25 percent a month has reached New Hampshire Gov. John Lynch’s desk. Lynch has until midnight Wednesday to act on the bill that changes the interest rates on title loans from 36 percent per year to a 25 percent

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Presidential candidates visit N.H. On Fourth of July AMHERST — Parades and pitching were on the schedule for Republican presidential candidates spending the Fourth of July in New Hampshire. Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney and former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman both marched in the Amherst Independence Day parade Monday morning before going their

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Correct team spelling not on my bucket list To the editor: Thank you for responding to my letter Mr. Markee (oops…Marquis)! Anyone who knows me knows that I am neither a vindictive or facetious person. I am sorry to hear that you were disappointed by Boston sports writers at a young age. I believe the relationship between Boston and Ted Williams was a love/ hate relationship. I was not privileged enough to see Ted Williams’ last game but I remember reading that his final words were, “Playing in Boston has been the best years of my life.” No matter what city you are in …the media is the media…it is what it is! When you play in a city like Boston or New York…your life becomes very high pro-

file. As citizens of the United States we do not have access to a lot of press in Canada. I am sure, things are the same way there as they are here…except they only play one sport…hockey! As far as learning how to spell “CanadiAns” correctly….. sorry…not on my “bucket” list! Anyway, my brother knows better than to try and educate me on anything concerning the Montreal Canadians! Seeing the Bruins win another Stanley cup was on my bucket list! Aaaaahhh, now I can die happy! Oh and by the way…not sure if you were being facetious or if it was a typo…but the name is Kingsley….not Kingley, and I will definitely keep the faith! Faith Kingsley Berlin

Thanks for sharing in my retirement party To the editor: Thank you to everyone who shared in my recent retirement party. Thank you to the great AVH staff for making sure I got there. Thank you to Pat Mac-

Queen and all my friends for a fun roast. And thank you to Sue, Pam and Andrea for planning all the fun. You are always the best in my book! Laura Viger Berlin

Poulin accepted at WMCC BERLIN, NH – The office of Student Affairs at White Mountains Community College recently announced that Ashley Lynn Poulin has been accepted in the Health Science Technology program for the academic year 2011. Poulin is a 2011 gradu-

ate of Berlin High School. She participated in student council and basketball. Currently, Poulin is employed at IGA in Berlin NH as a cashier. She is the daughter of Kenneth Poulin and Jeannie Glover.

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If there was ever a sunset worth remembering, it is happening tonight. It is the 21st of June and the signature of the summer solstice, that brief moment just about half way through the year. I don’t remember a time that we have welcomed the warmth and lack of rain as much as we have this year, though middle age memories can and do play tricks. Tonight, from my porch and at just before eight o’clock, the sun melted like butter into the sky behind Giant’s Stairs; and while it still had another half hour before it would slip behind the western horizon beyond, I could sense a deep sigh marking the end of its triumphant annual march northward. Yes, it will still hang there for a few days brightening the evening sky before retreating south again; at first leisurely and at the imperceptible pace of a slow drain. What is summer, after all, but our annual time of respite from the regimen of school for our youth, or the stress of the workplace for those who actually get a summer vacation, and from the relentless need in much of the northern hemisphere, to simply stay warm. For most of us and for about 10 weeks, give or take, things around us feel different. There is a lightness to just about everything, a sensation that lingers for a while; if only for the long sweet evenings when we can postpone dinner and allow ourselves to be immersed in the varied activities, or peacefulness, which surround these, the longest days of the year. It is strikingly true that for many of us, summer instead means longer hours, more and hotter work, and more than occasionally, a lack of appreciation for what it is that we all must do to make our visitors happy. Would that we could be visitors, too, as it is when we leave home and travel elsewhere. Everyone wants to be treated as a human even as the traffic builds, tempers rise, and the lines grow long. Summer is supposed to be the magic time. Through most of the 20th Century, it was an annual time set aside for R&R, for factory closings, and for a lazy response to the rising heat. Up here it became a time for being outdoors at last, a freedom which usually came

after June 15 and the grateful lifting of the black fly curtain. This remains true, more or less, as even tonight I didn’t have to screen the dogs for the tiny black devils before coming in from helping me tend the grill. Tonight is a monumental night, though few notice or acknowledge it. Our old tired earth has done its very best to offer us sun and warmth and tonight, as it does every year, it has at last run out of steam. Imagine if this cycle were not so; that the sun trudged still further north and August nights ended at 10 p.m. Just ask the folks at the Arctic Circle how that feels. In the end, our routines are fine, and familiar, and reassuring, indeed. Now, as the sun sets and the cooler air magically pours back down into our valley and through our open screens, we are reminded again of a cycle our ancestors celebrated in their own subtle ways. We marvel at how much we are still at the whim of the seasons and the sometimes fickle path of the sun. Like our visiting tourists, we are, in turn, transient guests on this earth which will go on spinning with or without us. All we can do is react, and remember, and bask in this once a year moment when as at the old game at the fair, the big red ball reaches the bell at the top, then pauses, and then drops back down again. Thankfully we have two months or so before it really hits home. So rush to the river or the falls. Pack the picnic lunch and wander somewhere. Drop the top on the Jeep and don’t worry about the threat of rain. Play with the children in what is still, for them, a new and magical world. Sit for a time with a nearly immobile senior citizen by a lake somewhere, and ask them about the stories of their youth. Take a day off from lugging the server’s tray or pounding the cash register and remember why it is that you moved, or have stayed, here. Summer is the warmest, lightest, best time in our lives if we, now and then, can substitute earning with living. In this view, on these shortest nights of the year, we may find something that we thought we were missing. Tim Scott lives in Jackson.


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Susan Ferre to perform at St. Kieran Arts Center

BERLIN Internationally acclaimed master organist, Susan Ferré, will be featured at St. Kieran Arts Center on Thursday, July 7 at 7 p.m. in a special evening of storytelling and organ music interpreting her original work, “A Walled City of Gold”. A discussion and reception with follow. Tickets are $12 adults/$6 students. Everyone is welcome. Come join us this Thursday for Susan Ferré’s latest creation performed on the St. Kieran historic Hook and Hastings organ. Prepare to be amazed as Ferré incorporates her energetic organ style with a fascinating tale about the mythical “Walled City of Gold”. As you may have guessed, this will be no ordinary organ concert, and Susan Ferré is no ordinary performer. Yes, you will hear a wide variety of organ pieces, but they will be woven beautifully into the fictional yet provocatively relevant story-line, which takes place in the French Pyrenees mountains. Are you intrigued yet? Ferré explains that “the storyline both informs and creates a context for the various organ pieces, all perfectly delightful in and of themselves, but beautifully enhanced by their new placement within ideas and emotions relevant to our current lives. A resident of Berlin, Ferré will be assisted by her husband, Dr. Kenneth Charles Lang, a local physician at Coos County Family Health, who is also a passionate musician. Ferré maintains an active concert career, having performed widely in Europe, including three visits to Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, Scandinavia, Brazil, Canada, and throughout the United States. She has served the faculties of Pacific Lutheran University in Tacoma, Washington, Southern Methodist University, Perkins School of Theology, University of North Texas and the University of Paris at Vincennes. For more than twenty years Ferré directed the Texas Baroque Ensemble, which brought distinction to performances of little known works on original instruments. She holds degrees from Texas Christian University and the Eastman School of Music. A Fulbright Scholar, recipient of the Diplome d’Orgue et Improvisation from the Schola Cantorum in Paris, as well as the Doctor of

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Musical Arts degree from University of North Texas, Susan Ferré was honored with a Distinguished Alumna award from that university in 2001. Her most recent recording includes “Stories From the Human Village: War and Peace,” which has received enthusiastic critical acclaim and Gold status from Radio Indy. Susan Ferré is passionate about sharing her love of classical music and early instruments and is the founding director of Music in the Great North Woods and the annual multi-venue Big Moose Bach Festival on Labor Day Weekend. This program is sponsored by Music in the Great North Woods and is made possible with support of the NH State Council on the Arts, National Endowment for the Arts, and the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation/North Country’s Art Ventures Fund, an Anonymous Fund, Libby Family Fund, North Country Region Community Fund and the Stanton and Elizabeth Davis Fund. The 2011 Summer Series includes IMAI Summer Chamber Concert, July 12; The New Utopians (formerly the John Lennon Song Project, July 21; and August “Celtic Mondays”: The Spinney Brothers, August 1; De Temps Antan, August 8; Ashlin, August 15; JJ Chaisson’s PEI Kitchen Party, August 22 and The Tartan Terrors on August 29. For a full schedule of events contact the Arts Center at 752-1028, 155 Emery Street or visit www.







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My name is Chris and and I am Crooker Cycle Sports. Serving your cycling needs since 1979. I have bicycles for you and your family. Road, mountain, fitness and comfort

along with coaster, BMX and mountain bikes for the kids. I service all makes and models to ensure you and your family’s safety and make your rides the most enjoyable.

Gorham Dynasty Buffet is the largest buffet restaurant with authentic chinese cuisines in the northern area, offering the most varieties of Chinese food and many healthy options. No trans fat oil is used, only vegetable oil. Full menu is also available. Seniors 60+ will receive a 10 percent discount

for dine in only. Just ask your server. Gorham Dynasty Buffet has a full liquor license. Reasonable prices. Hikers welcome. Gorham Dynasty Buffet is located at 310 Main Street, Gorham. The telephone numbers are 603-466-9888/9993 and fax 603-4669993.

Don’t have time to split your workout days between strength training and cardio? Want to boost your metabolism? Our Tuesday & Thursday 5:30 a.m. “Cardio & Sculpt Fusion”

classes at K & S Fitness in Berlin, NH combines various fast and slow cardio bursts along with multitasking muscle strength training moves in one workout. Call 723-3965 FMI.

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The Beauty Room

The Beauty Room in Gorham is owned and operated by Robin Lambert. The Beauty Room is a full service salon providing customers with colors, cuts, pedicures, manicures and acrylic nails. Their goal is to enhance your beauty and make you feel good when you leave the salon. The Beauty Room is located at 101 Main Street in Gorham. Their hours are Monday and Thursdays by appointment, Tuesday and Wednesdays and Friday, 9-7, Saturday, 9-5. Their phone number is 466-2317.

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Six Ways to Feel Happier, Be Healthier A good mood not only influences how you feel today, it can have a powerful impact on your health for years to come. Scientists urge us to be as attentive to our moods and attitudes as we are to our physical health. Two recent studies underscore the importance of that advice. “Happiness is no magic bullet, but the evidence is clear and compelling that it changes your odds of getting disease or dying young.” A paper in Current Directions in Psychological Science notes that a positive attitude can protect

against poor health later in life and may be a powerful antidote to stress, pain and illness. Another study, published in the journal Applied Psychology: Health and Well-Being, found that happy people tend to live longer and experience better health than their unhappy peers. “Happiness is no magic bullet,” says University of Illinois psychologist Ed Diener, the lead author, “but the evidence is clear and compelling that it changes your odds of getting disease or dying young.” Eating well, exercising, not smoking and getting see HEALTHIER page 8

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environment to start a business today than the United States. Paul said he would reduce foreign spending and bring American troops home from Iraq and Afghanistan. He said the United States can not afford the expensive wars. He noted there is a lot of wasteful spending, citing as an example the $20 billion that has been spent air conditioning tents in Iraq. Paul also opposes U.S. involvement in Libya. Paul was in the news last week for legislation he cosponsored with Massachusetts Congressman Barney Frank to remove marijuana from the list

of federally controlled substances. Paul called it a states rights issue for him and noted some states allow medical use of marijuana. He said the states control alcohol and can control marijuana as well. Paul said he believes the U.S. war on drugs has been a failure and one result is the large number of nonviolent inmates incarcerated in U.S. federal prison. he said the United States has five percent of the world’s population but 25 percent of its prisoners. Paul shares many libertarian views and in fact ran for president in 1988 as a Libertarian. Before going into politics, he worked as an obstetrician and gynecologist. His son, Rand Paul, is a U.S. Senator.

POWER from page one

major economic initiative. The $274 million project would have hired up to 400 people during the 27-month construction phase. Once up and running it would employ 40 people and pump $25 million into the local economy annually. The project would have generated $2.5 million in New Market Tax Credits for the North Country. It would also be a boost to ailing North Country businesses like Isaacson Structural Steel, which filed last month for bankruptcy protection. “All of that is gone,” said Tranchemontagne. “Now everybody really loses.” The PUC last month approved the revised 20-year PPA between Berlin Station and PSNH. The IPPs filed a motion for a rehearing before the PUC and an appeal before the Supreme Court. The PUC rejected the motion for a rehearing. The six IPPs that have appealed the Berlin Station power purchase agreement to the Supreme Court are Bridgewater Power Company L.P., Pinetree Power Inc., Pinetree Power-Tamworth Inc., Springfield Power LLC, Whitefield Power & Light Company and Indeck Energy-Alexandria, LLC.

CELEBRATE from page one

north. Both Commisioner Barthelmes recounted his fond memories of being assigned to Troop F as a trooper, serving primarily in the Colebrook area. He told those assembled that , “the challenge to the organization…really is to uphold the finest tradition…and remember those who came before you.”

HEALTHIER from page 7

both happier and healthier. If you rarely walk on the sunny side of the street, now’s the time to cross over. 1. Adopt a pet; 2. Turn up the music; 3. Laugh it off; 4. Go for the green; 5. Lend a hand; 6. Move slowly.

Commission. Local officials were hopeful the parties would come to an agreement when they met last week. Tranchemontagne said PSNH agreed to 20-month power purchase agreements with the four small biomass plants that do not currently have power agreements but sell power on the spot market. He noted the short-term agreements were one of the key requests of the IPPs. “The power agreements were there. The deal was in place,” he said. Tranchemontagne said the negotiations broke down when the IPPs asked for additional concessions including a cash payment over and above the power agreements. “The IPPs got greedy and started asking for more,” he said. With no agreement in place, Tranchemontagne noted everyone loses, not just Cate Street Capital. He said the small biomass plants will not get the short-term power purchase agreements they claim to need to be viable. He said the North Country will lose out on a

bath, also the Sheriff of Coos County. Since its inception, he said, the agency has grown from the original 48 troopers to approximately 400. Colbath started a trend of commanders who spent at least a portion of their career in the enough sleep help keep you healthy, but how do you develop a positive attitude? Here are six mood boosters to make the world look rosier. Add them to your life, and odds are you’ll feel

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Ohio Valley Refinery & Roadshow comes to Gorham SHELBURNE --If you have gold, silver, antiques or other rare collectibles lying around your house, the Ohio Valley Refinery & Roadshow wants to see them! The Ohio Valley Refinery & Roadshow is making a stop in Town & County Motor Inn in Shelburne this week in search of rare and unique collectibles. The roadshow open Tuesday at 9 a.m. and runs through Saturday. The company states that, “Collectors have set aside $300,000 to be distributed to area residents for their items during the free five day event.” A few recent finds for collectors have included a rare gold coin collection purchased for $107,000 and a letter written by George Washington to the doctor of his wife, expressing his disdain for the doctor’s treatment of Mrs. Washington. Also, in a recent show in Ohio, a local resident brought in a letter

from Abraham Lincoln that she had owned for 15 years, thinking that it was a fake. Our experts were able to determine that the letter was authentic and she walked out of the show $25,000 richer. “Collectors are very serious about their hobby and will pay a lot of money for the items they are looking for. Nearly all coins and paper currency, vintage jewelry, war memorabilia, musical instruments and toys made prior to 1965 are highly sought after by collectors,” said Enright. “ With both hitting all-time highs and with the state of the economy, people everywhere are cashing in broken chains, necklaces and rings and taking advantage of the market.” The Ohio Valley Refinery & Roadshow is able to offer fair prices because it has its own refinery operation. Refineries typically do not do business with the public, rather they deal with precious

metal accumulators like jewelry shows, pawnshops, dental practice and industrial facilities that trade with some form if precious metal. All local are businesses that deal with precious metal are encouraged to call ahead and make appointment with one of our representatives. No appointment is needed for the general public. The event is free and there is no limit to the number of items.

Got News? Call 752-5858

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by Lynn Johnston by Scott Adams


By Holiday Mathis younger than you are, which can be a good thing. However, there is an opportunity today to earn the respect of your peers, and a serious approach will be best. SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21). You may notice something amiss in your social interaction with others, but it’s best not to apologize, complain or explain. The classiest move is to wait until you can fix it in private. CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19). A friend who comes into your living space will have interesting things to say about it. This will allow you to look at your environment with fresh eyes and make decisions about what, if anything, to change. AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18). You will be feeling generous in every way and will contribute much more than you had planned to. You’ll walk away from the exchange feeling richer, and that’s how you’ll know it was the right move for you. PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20). You’ll get a chance to ask questions and will be careful not to probe too deep. You are also sensitive about not mentioning the past mistakes of others. You understand human frailty. TODAY’S BIRTHDAY (July 5). You’ll take excellent care of yourself, realizing that success is easier when you look and feel your best. Your connection to nature, especially to animals, will guide your August activities. September and October bring financial moves that will help you with your long-term goals. November is the most romantic month. Leo and Scorpio people adore you. Your lucky numbers are: 4, 14, 49, 24 and 11.

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ARIES (March 21-April 19). You feel the pressure as much as anyone around you, but instead of feeling squeezed out, you interpret the sensation as a push in the right direction. Momentum is on your side. TAURUS (April 20-May 20). While the sun is up, you’ll convey the appropriate sense of seriousness in all you do. People will look to you for behavioral cues. When the sun goes down, it takes your seriousness with it. Evening will be light and lively. GEMINI (May 21-June 21). You are emotionally fluid now, moving through different states without getting hung up for too long on any one feeling. And the day offers a sufficient variety of stimuli. CANCER (June 22-July 22). You’ve heard the old adage that you should dress for the job you want, not the job you have. You won’t go wrong following this advice now. The style and quality of clothing you wear will make a difference. LEO (July 23-Aug. 22). Some people are takers. Their mentality may be hard for you to understand, but it is just as necessary to the world balance as your giving mentality. Stay aware. VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22). Feedback is a gift, although, unfortunately, not the kind that can be exchanged for something you like better. Whether or not you asked for a critique, you’ll get one and find the value in it. LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23). You should in no way feel guilty for spending money to look your best. When you feel good about your image, you’ll make a lasting impression. Clothing and accessories are an investment in your future. SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 21). You give the impression of being much

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ACROSS 1 Political voting alliances 6 Instep 10 Volcanic output 14 Landing place at a river 15 Hawaiian feast 16 Fills with wonderment 17 Turn away, as the eyes 18 Travelers’ stopovers 19 Tree trunk covering 20 Priests’ hats 22 Flourish 24 Tavern orders 25 Said “Baa” 26 Spring bloom 29 Actress Sally 30 Biblical bk. 31 Wryly comical 33 Pooch, to a small child

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––––––––––––––––– DAILY CALENDAR ––––––––––––––––– Thursday, July 7 Susan Ferré: Internationally acclaimed master organist, St. Kieran Arts Center. 155 Emery St., Berlin, 7: p.m. Evening of storytelling and organ music interpreting her original work, “A Walled City of Gold”. $12 7521028. Free Small Business Counseling: Stewart Gates of the NH Small Business Development Center (NH SBDC) available to meet with entrepreneurs, by appointment only, for no cost business counseling, 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Business Enterprise Development Corporation (BEDCO), 177 Main Street, Berlin, New Hampshire. Call 752-3319 for appointment. Sunday, July 10 Shelburne Union Church opening for the summer, 7 p.m. Tom Flint will be the speaker. Wednesday, July 13 Coos County Commissioners Meeting: 9 a.m., Coos County Nursing hospital. West Stewartstown.



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Saturday, July 16 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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Thursday, July 14 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.

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––––––––––––––– ONGOING CALENDAR –––––––––––––– Tuesday Cholesterol Clinic: Monday through Friday, by appointment only, Berlin Health Dept. City Hall, Berlin. Call 752-1272 for appointment, All area residents welcome. Cost $10. AA Meeting: Women’s meeting, 10 to 11 a.m., St, Barnabas Church, 2 High St., Berlin. Weight Watcher’s Meeting: Salvation Army, 5 p.m. meeting, 4:30 p.m. weigh-in. Senior Meals: Guardian Angel School, MondayThursday Noon, Friday 8 a.m.-10 a.m. Suggested donations for 60 and over $3; under 60 $6. All are welcome. (FMI 752-2545) The White Mt. Apple User Group: will not be meeting until September, check the website www. for the date and further information. Developmental Play-group: For infant and toddlers offered by Family Centered Early Supports & Services (FCESS), 10: to 11 a.m., Berlin Recreation Center on the first and third Tuesdays each month. This group is free of charge. FMI Cassie Risch 603-447-4356 x3 or e-mail Gorham. Chess Club: welcomes all levels of players, to meet Tuesday, Family Resource building (across from high school) from 6 to 9 p.m. Lessons free. All questions, call Al French @915-0134. Berlin Area Head Start Accepting Applications: For children between the ages of 3-5 years old. This is an income eligible program. Call 752-5464 to schedule an appointment to enroll your child. Gorham Public Library: Open M-F: 10 am - 6 pm, Saturdays: 10 am - Noon. Children’s Story Time: Fridays, 1:30 pm. View On-line Catalog at https:// . FMI call 466-2525 or email Artisan Gift Shop: 961 Main St., Berlin. Open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Jefferson Historical Society: Meets first Tuesday of the month, 7 p.m. May through October meetings held at the museum on Route 2, and November through April meetings are held at the Jefferson Elementary School on Route 115A. Everyone welcome. Social Night At Dupont-Holmes Post 82 American Legion: Every Tuesday, Gorham, 6 to 8:30 p.m. Food buffet $7 per person while food lasts! Menu varies each week. Free pool, darts, etc. Members and bonafide guests welcome. Gorham-Sabatis Lodge 73, F&AM: meets second Tuesday except January, February, and March (first Tuesday). For more information, call 466-5739 or 466-5960. The Teen Center: St. Barnabas Episcopal Church, corner of Main and High streets, Berlin. Open Monday-Friday from 2:30-6 p.m. for teens who are of ages 14 to 19. Homework help, internet, pool, movies, music, games, snacks and more for free. Call 752-1240. Prayer Shawl Ministry meets every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month at St. Kieran House, 151 Emery St., from 2-4 p.m. All are welcome. For more information, please call Nicole Plourde, NH Catholic Charities,752-1325 Berlin Kiwanis Club: meets at Sinibaldi’s Restaurant at 6:30 p.m. every Tuesday. 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: Step Book/Discussion Meeting, .Tri-County (Step One), School St., Berlin 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. White Mountain Ridge Runners Meeting: First Tuesday of every month, clubhouse on Route 110. American Legion Post No. 36 Monthly Meeting: First Tuesday of every month. Salvation Army Social Services: Food pantry, 9 a.m. to noon, 15 Cole St., Berlin. Computer Lab Classes: Berlin Senior Center, 610 Sullivan Center, Berlin. 10 a.m. to noon and 1 to 3 p.m. Call to be scheduled (752-2545). Craft Class: Berlin Senior Center, 610 Sullivan St., Berlin, 1 to 3 p.m. (FMI 752-2545) Coos County Adult Learners Services: Free help in reading, writing and GED preparation. Volunteers also needed. (FMI 466-5437 or 752-1927).

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For Rent by Abigail Van Buren


DEAR ABBY: The letter from “Turned Off in Texas” (May 18) caught my attention. While I agree that putting a toilet brush in the dishwasher with the dishes was unexpected and off-putting -- we don’t ever want to link the toilet with our food -- I think your answer showed a little overreaction. Running the dishes in another cycle should take care of any concerns as long as the water is hot. Studies have shown that the inside of the average public toilet bowl is not as bacterialaden as a public drinking fountain. Our disgust is emotional, not likely fact-based. As I told a colleague during his wife’s baby shower, you have to believe in the power of soap and water or you won’t survive parenthood. While it’s worthwhile for “Turned Off” to tell his stepdaughter that this practice is unacceptable to him, it is no reason not to eat at her house -- unless she’d not cooking food properly. -- FACTS OVER EMOTION IN MIAMI DEAR FACTS: Thank you for your letter. Frankly, I was as grossed out by what “Turned Off” saw his stepdaughter do as he was. So it surprised me to find that many of my readers weren’t as affected by the “ew” factor. Read on: DEAR ABBY: It’s possible that what “Turned Off” perceived to be a toilet brush was never used for cleaning a toilet. I bought a brand-new toilet scrubber to keep under the kitchen sink. I use it only for cleaning the garbage disposal. Afterward, I wash it in the sink, not the dishwasher. Let’s give the stepdaughter the benefit of the doubt. Things are not always what they appear to be. -- NOT DISGUSTED IN ARCADIA, CALIF. DEAR ABBY: I can top the letter from the gentleman who

said his stepdaughter, after cleaning his house when his wife fell ill, put the toilet brush in the dishwasher. My daughter has a close friend who told her she and her husband put the cat’s litterbox in the dishwasher when they want to clean it. I was mortified, as was my daughter. You’d never guess it -- she’s an otherwise clean-appearing person. Well, needless to say, we no longer eat at this woman’s home. -- ANONYMOUS IN CONNECTICUT DEAR ABBY: I clean houses for a living and I thought it was a smart way to wash that scrubber. The dishwasher uses scalding hot water that kills all germs. In addition, most toilet cleansers contain bleach, so there is little chance germs could survive on the brush. If you’re still concerned, you could run it through the dishwasher separately. -- TERESA IN TENNESSEE DEAR ABBY: I am a retired doctor. I have been in the Army, slept in the woods and eaten three-day-old food -- so I know a little bit about germs. The hot water and soap will take care of any bacteria on the brush. (It’s unaesthetic, but not unsanitary.) The brush will be as clean as your hands are when you wash them after using the toilet. I would be happy to eat off the plates that came out of that dishwasher. -- DR. M. IN NAPLES, FLA. DEAR ABBY: We bought a new toilet seat a few years back, and on the instructions it stated that it was “dishwasher safe.” That made me think at the time, “Who in their right mind would remove a toilet seat in order to run it through the dishwasher, and why would they want to?” -- L.O.L. IN ANDERSON, S.C.

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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

BERLIN- 2 bedroom apartment, heat and hot water included. HUD accepted, $525/mo. 802-388-6904.

GORHAM: 2 bedroom, off street parking, heat, hot water, electric, references and security, 723-6310.

BERLIN: 1- 4 bedroom apts., $475- $750, includes heat, hot water, free moving truck, 723-3042.

GORHAM: 3 bedroom, in town, 2nd. floor, $700/mo. heat, included, 466-5215.

BERLIN: 3rd. floor, two bedroom, newly renovated, h/hw included, two car parking, $575/mo 723-7048. BERLIN: 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. BERLIN: 510 Willard, 3 bedroom house, new updated, energy efficient, garage, corner lot/ backyard, $800 + utilities, 1st. month & security, 752-5914.

BERLIN: One bedroom, heat, hot water, included, off street parking, $500 references, security, 723-4473. BERLIN: partly furnished, newly renovated, 3rd. floor, heat, h/w, parking, no pets, no smoking, references, 51 Norway Street, Berlin 752-3041.



For Rent

For Rent

2 years old, tan, male, fox ter rier. Quiet. Pleasant, trained. Short haired. cats/ children, 603-348-0267.

14 ft. boat & trailer, w/ 4 cycle motor 6h.p. Free utility trailer, 466-2444.

APT. $100/weekly! Free utilities! Secluded or: private locked rooms, owners residence/ facilities, $50. 603-348-3607.

BERLIN- Renovated 3 Bedroom/ 1 bath house with beautiful views from the L-shaped covered porch in super neighborhood with off street parking: your appliances. Sorry, No Smokers/ No Pets. $935 includes sewer, water and gardener. (949)315-1931.

Low Cost Spay/ Neuter Cats & dogs Rozzie May Animal Alliance 603-447-1373

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

Autos 1941 2 door, Ford, $5000/firm. 752-3625.

THREE excellent condition kayaks: 18' Eddy Line, Phoenix carbon lite, with drop down skeg, spray skirt, $850; 14' Dagger Charleston, with drop down skeg, $450; 12' Old Town Vapor, large cockpit, 250- 275 lb rating, $350, all w/s torage bulkheads and paddles, 466-9056, after 5 p.m.

For Rent 1 & 3 bedrooms, no pets, $500 & $675/mo. FMI & application, 603-752-3959, 603-998-3095. 1 bedroom apt. heat & hot water, washer & dryer & fridge $525/mo. (603)723-9024.

BUYING junk cars and trucks ME & NH. Call for price. Martin Towing. (603)305-4504.

2 bedroom heat & h/w, w/d hook-up, gar, 2nd floor, upper East Side $600/mo + deposit (603)752-1808.

BUYING junk cars and doing tows willing to travel. 603-348-3403.

2 great apts. available. Great Landlord. 3 bedroom, 1st and 2nd floor. Call H&R Block (603)752-2372.

BERLIN 2 bedroom spacious apt. close to town, heat, hot water, garage, $550/mo. No pets. (603)752-3372. BERLIN Eastside, first floor, 1 bedroom apt. elec, heat, h/w, refrig, range incl. $600/mo. (603)723-5703.

BERLIN: 1st. floor, commercial space @ 1500 sq ft only $500, 723-3042.

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: 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) 1 br, second floor, h/ hw, fridge and stove, no w/d hookup, no pets. Sec. dep. needed. Call: 466-3378 (8am-4pm, M-F or leave a message).

BERLIN: Monster sized apt. 2 floors, could be 4-5 bedrooms, $750/mo. excellent location, 723-3042.


GORHAM- New 2 bedroom, 2 baths, all appliances including washer/ dryer, heat included. no smoking/ pets 723-8854.

BERLIN house for rent, 3 bedroom, one bath, water included, garage, nice area, $575/mo, 401-529-5962.

BERLIN: East Side, 1 bedroom spacious studio apartment, 1st floor, newly renovated, off street parking, no smoking. $520/mo. Free internet, w/d hookup. Must see! Call 603-723-0918.

DOLLAR-A-DAY: Ad must run a minimum of 5 consecutive days. Ads over 15 words add 10¢ per word per day. REGULAR RATE: $2 a day; 10¢ per word per day over 15 words. PREMIUMS: First word caps no charge. Additional caps 10¢ per word per day. Centered bold heading: 9 pt. caps 40¢ per line, per day (2 lines maximum) TYPOS: Check your ad the first day of publication. Sorry, we will not issue credit after an ad has run once. DEADLINES: noon two days prior the day of publication except for Monday’s paper when the deadline is Thursday, 11 a.m. PAYMENT: All private party ads must be pre-paid. We accept checks, Visa and Mastercard credit cards and of course cash. There is a $10 minimum order for credit cards. CORRESPONDENCE: To place your ad call our offices 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, 752-5858; send a check or money order with ad copy to The Berlin Daily Sun, 164 Main Street, Berlin, NH 03570 or stop in at our offices on Main Street in Berlin. OTHER RATES: For information about the professional directory or classified display ads call 752-5858.

For Rent GORHAM, NH Large 1 and 2 bedroom apts $650/mo +, furnished optional, heat/ hot water included. Security deposit, references. Short term available. (800)944-2038.

BERLIN: Spacious 3/bedroom, 2/bath, 2nd floor, recently renovated, w/d hook-up. Includes heat, pets considered, no smoking, references required, $695 plus security, 603-986-5264. COUNTRY homes, lodges, water fronthomes, apartments. Package deals for construction workers, Jon Edwards, 723-4970. EXTRA large 2 bedroom, 1.5 bathrooms, hot water included., $500/mo. 331 Pleasant Street 603-234-9507 Bruce. GORHAM House, 4 bedrooms, 2 baths, Androscoggin Street, garage, shed, yard, $1000/month, no utilities, available, 7/26,, 315-651-5651.

GORHAM: Newly renovated 2 bedroom, all appliances, garage, references and security, 723-6310. GREAT 2nd floor, 2 to 3 bedroom apt. Deck, off street parking, $550, includes heat. Security, references 508-274-5945. ONE bedroom, beautiful, deck, heat, h/w, parking, no pets, sec. deposit, references, $550, 723-3856. ONE bedroom, frig, stove, heat, h/w, parking, no pets, sec. deposit, references, $550/mo. 752-1993.

For Sale AMAZING! Beautiful pillowtop matress sets, twin $169, full or queen $249, king $399. See AD under “Furniture”. BERKLINE reclining sofa & reclining chair. Sofa has hideaway drawer & fold-down table 2 cupholders. Blue. Excellent condition. Both $295/obo. Sunsetter awning 8 ft. Shade or rain shelter for home, camp, or camper. $200/obo. 466-5739. COLEMAN 15' Canoe seats 2 (green) $225; GPX Stereo system w/ speakers $50; stained glass swag lamp, pd $250, asking $50, 752-6120. Craftsman electric push mower $55. (603)466-2427. FIBER glass truck cap to fit Ford F150, $300/obo. Call Dave, 466-5103. FLOOR length petty coat, worn under bridal gown, size small $50 (603)723-7555. FULL size mattress set for $70, excellent condition, 603-752-2527. GENTLY used air conditioner, 4 ton and handler, some venting and filters; Commercial solid birch shelving with hooks; ceiling tiles 2X4 5/8", approx 150 tiles. Call 930-9473. KENMORE electric stove, smooth top, self cleaning oven 30” $50 (603)449-6750.

School Administrative Unit #20

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT The School Administrative Unit #20 is looking for a part-time, twenty hours per week, administrative assistant for the central office beginning as soon as possible. Major responsibilities will entail the handling of professional development activities for teachers and paraprofessionals, New Hampshire State data reporting and other miscellaneous duties. Interested candidates should complete an application and send in a resume with three letters of reference by July 18, 2011. Candidates should possess exemplary computer skills and positive people skills. School Administrative Unit #20 Pauline Plourde, Business Administrator 123 Main Street, Gorham, NH 03581 Phone # (603)466-3632 SAU #20 is An Equal Opportunity Employer

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Help Wanted

Help Wanted

Help Wanted



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.

The Wentworth, Jackson- Full time, year round. Hours are 6:30am-12pm. $6/hr plus tips. Please call Ellie or Emma at 603-383-9700.

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.

TRUCK Drivers. Minimum 3 yrs CDL qualified. Gorham location. Call 603-466-2141, (603)447-5936.

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:

• Medical Records Clerk- F/T and P/T. Min two yrs ofc exp. Familiarity with healthcare billing and diagnostic coding preferred. Computer literate. • RN- Per Diem. Medical-Surgical Nurse, BLS/ACLS certified. Day/Night, 12 hr shifts. Experience preferred. • Office RN- P/T and Per Diem. Office experience preferred. BLS required. Willing to be a team player, NH License. Coumadin Therapy Certification or willingness to obtain. • Collections- F/T. Initiate collection of accounts through written, verbal and personal contact with the patient or specified guarantor. Recommend changes & procedures as necessary to the Director of Patient Financial Services or Billing Manager. • Biller- Per Diem. Performs billing and collections function of accounts with balances due from insurance companies. High school Diploma or GED; prefer two years business college or specialized program. Two years office experience. One year hospital experience. • Medical Assistant- .7 FTE and Per Diem. Certification as a Medical Assistant is required. Applicant must be computer literate and have strong reading, writing, communication and analytical skills. Every other wknd coverage. • Registration Clerk- Full-time and Per Diem. Minimum two years office experience. Familiarity with healthcare billing and diagnostic coding preferred. Computer literate. Must be a team player. • RN- Full-Time. ACLS/PALS, previous OR experience preferred. Med Surg or critical care experience considered. Certification preferred. Must e a Team Player/good work ethic/positive attitude. 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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Now hiring for Laborers, Framers & 2 Truck Drivers Steel Framing experience is preferred but will accept wood framing experience. No walk-ins at plant please. Apply by application at: NH Employment Security, 151 Pleasant St, Berlin NH, 752-5500. Or e-mail Diana Nelson for application Diana Nelson, Employer Services Representative, NH Employment Security PO Box 159, Berlin NH 03570, Phone-603-752-5500 ext 92313. Fax 603-752-5536.

Help Wanted


Respiratory Therapist

$200 for your unwanted car or truck. Call Rich (603)978-9079.

Needed P/T Flexible hours 2-3 days a week based out of our Gorham, NH location. CPAP knowledge is helpful, prior Respiratory Therapy experience and licensure required. Semi-annual raises, educational incentives, vehicle reimbursement. Excellent starting salary. Come join this exciting industry and a great team. Please forward a resume to: spushee@keenemedicalproducts. com or mail Keene Medical Products, Inc. PO Box 439, Lebanon, NH 03766 att: HR Director.

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.


2003 Honda VTX 1800, 7k miles, 4k in extras, $7000/obro 603-752-3933.

Job Title: Laborer-Equipment Operator Rate of Pay: $17.86 per hour Brief Description of Duties: The purpose of this position is to provide routine work of unskilled, semi-skilled or skilled tasks, requiring the ability to do heavy physical labor efficiently. Possession of a valid NH Driver's License and Class B Commercial Driver’s License is required.


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

Real Estate

A more detailed job description is available from the NH Dept. of Employment Security at; 151 Pleasant Street, Berlin, NH 03570 or City of Berlin’s website

BERLIN 2 apartment building on Main St. w/ 8 rentals, 1 commercial w/ all codes. Asking $110,000. Call (603)636-9786.

Interested employees should submit their qualifications to the NH Dept. of Employment Security by July 5th, 2011.

BERLIN: 5-6 room, 1.5 baths, one floor, econ. living, exc. area, views, fenced yard, cellar, storage, parking, $49,900, 1-603-728-9184.

The City of Berlin is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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

APPLIANCE Repair: Washers, dryers, stoves, refrigerators, air conditioners, dishwashers, best rates around. Steve 915-1390. HYPNOSIS for habit change, stress, regression. Michael Hathaway, DCH, certified hypnotherapist. Madison 367-8851.


Highest quality craftsmanship. Fully Insured. Lowest prices guaranteed. FMI (603)730-2521. CERTIFIED LNA 10 years experi ene, looking for part or full time work, days, evenings, overnights, running errands. Kathy, (603)752-1958 (603)986-7920. DEPENDABLE Lawn Service, Mowing, Trimming, General Clean-up. Great Rates. Call Jon at 348-1497. 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. MACHINE Shop, light machin ing, tooling, fixturing, prototypes, odd jobs and repairs, call Dick 723-9568.

MOWER MEDIC repairing throwers, mowers, blowers, augers, tillers, trimmers, chainsaws, etc. Here, there, anywhere. 723-7103.

Northern Dreamscapes Mowing, de-thatching and aerating. Spring clean-ups and mulching. Lot sweeping. Professional and Insured. Call (603)723-6990. 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

Front Desk Position * Year round, Part-time * * Evenings and days * Every other Weekend * * Free Health Club Membership *

Please Apply in Person 130 Main Street, Gorham, NH

CITY OF BERLIN New Hampshire WWTF Operator II The City of Berlin, NH, will accept applications for the position of WWTF Operator II until July 5th, 2011. This position will report to the WWTF Superintendent and is responsible for the proper operation of all WWTF and satellite facility processes within the limits of the City's EPA Operating permit. Applicants must have a high school education or equivalent and a Grade I Wastewater License from NHDES and be prepared to advance to Grade II within two years. Candidates must have or obtain a Commercial Driver’s License – B (CDL-B) in the State of New Hampshire, within six months of hire. The starting rate of pay is $18.30/hour, and the position includes full City benefits. Interested applicants should submit a resume and letter of interest to the WWTF Superintendent at the Public Works Department, City Hall, 168 Main Street or at the WWTF, 10 Shelby Street, Berlin, NH 03570. The City of Berlin is an Equal Opportunity Employer

WET basements, cracked or buckling walls, crawl space problems, backed by 40 years experience. Guaranteed 603-356-4759 ZIMMER Lawn Care. Mowing/ spring clean-up, light landscaping. No job too small. Free estimates. 723-1252.

Wanted 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.

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

Yard Sale BERLIN: 2 bedroom, High Street, all hardwood floors, W&D hookup, heat, H/W, $625; 4 bedroom, 2nd. Ave. hardwood floors, W&D hook-up, heat, h/w; 2 bedroom, East side, w/d hook-up, heat, h/w, Cheshire street, $600; 2 bedroom, being renovated, call for info. 752-2607, 723-4161, Robert Reed.

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State Police Troop F log

June 13 9 a.m. -- State Police responded to a report of criminal threatening at NFI in Jefferson involving a juvenile. Investigation into this matter continues. 5 p.m. -- State Police responded to a theft allegation in Columbia. 5: 27 p.m. -- Trooper Stephens drew a case number for a DWI subsequent to a motor vehicle accident in Millsfield. Charged was Norman Mercier, 71, of Upton Me. 6:45 p.m. -- State Police responded to a hit and run accident in Stratford Village. Investigation revealed that Ronald E. Bilodeau, Jr., 46 of Lunenburg, Vt., while

81 Wight St., Berlin, NH

backing, struck a parked vehicle, damaging it. The parked vehicle was owned by Lauriann Beaucage, 25, of Colebrook. June 14 6:19 p.m. -- State Police responded to a motor vehicle collision in the town of Stark on Nash Stream Road. Tracey Abbott, 49, of Bethlehem, was traveling south on Nash Stream Road when he had a medical emergency and subsequently drove off the roadway into a tree. He was transported to the Weeks Medical Center in Lancaster and the vehicle was towed from the scene. June 15

752-BEEF (2333)

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T-Bone Steaks......................................................$7.59 lb. Sirloin Strip Steak...............................................$7.99 lb. Porterhouse Steak................................................$7.99 lb. Fresh Haddock....................................................$8.59 lb. Boneless Chicken Breast.....................................$2.99 lb. Boneless Pork Loin.............................................$2.99 lb.

Fresh Handmade Salads

Macaroni Salad............................................$3.89 lb. Potato Salad..................................................$3.89 lb. Spaghetti Salad.............................................$3.89 lb. Cole Slaw......................................................$2.99 lb.


Our Price Their Price Rump Steak......................................$6.29 lb..............$6.59 lb. Rib Eye Steak...................................$8.79 lb..............$9.99 lb. Sirloin Strip Steak...........................$8.99 lb..............$9.99 lb. Tenderloin......................................$12.99 lb............$14.99 lb. Top Round Steak..............................$5.99 lb..............$6.59 lb. Minute Steak....................................$6.99 lb..............$7.99 lb. Cubed Steak.....................................$5.99 lb..............$6.29 lb. Lean Stew Beef................................$4.29 lb..............$4.79 lb. Ground Chuck (85% Lean).............$3.79 lb..............$3.99 lb. Ground Sirloin (95% Lean)............$4.39 lb..............$4.99 lb. Eye Round Roast.............................$3.89 lb..............$3.99 lb.


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3 a.m. -- State Police investigated a theft from a motor vehicle. 8: 21 a.m. -- State Police responded to a report of a motor vehicle collision in Columbia. A vehicle operated by Errol West, 43, of Manchester, attempted to avoid an animal in the roadway. He lost control on the shoulder of the road and struck a telephone pole. Minor injuries were reported and the vehicle was towed from the scene. 1:05 p.m. -- State Police performed an address change and information change for a sex offender in Dummer. June 16 2:50 a.m. -- Andrea Chevrie, 28, of Berlin, was eastbound on Route 2 in Randolph when a moose entered the roadway and struck the rear door of her vehicle. She was not injured and was able to drive the vehicle from the scene. 10:40 p.m. -- State Police stopped Tyler Rancloes, 16, of Colebrook, for a traffic violation on Route 3 in Lancaster. Subsequently, Rancloes was arrested for DWI and transporting alcohol and a juvenile passenger was arrested for possession of drugs. Both were transported to the Lancaster Police Department to be processed. Rancloes will need to appear before the Lancaster District Court and a juvenile petition will be issues for the juvenile. June 17 8:46 a.m. -- State Police stopped Kristina Leighton, 20, of Stratford, for a traffic violation in Northumberland. She was subsequently arrested for operation after sus-

pension. She will need to appear in the Colebrook District Court on August 11. June 18 6:30 p.m. -- State Police stopped Matthew Hashem, 22, of Center Harbor, for a motor vehicle violation in the town of Stark on NH Route 110. Hashem was subsequently arrested on the charges of a minor in possession of alcohol, transporting alcohol, transporting drugs and speed. His passenger, Allen Sanchargin, 39, of Berlin, was arrested on the charges of possession of drugs and having an open container. His other passenger, Cory Lavoie , 20, of Berlin, was arrested on the charges of open container and unlawful possession of alcohol. All three will need to appear in the Lancaster District Court on July 13. June 19 12:42 a.m. -- State Police responded to a report of a motor vehicle collision in Jefferson. A vehicle operated by Allision Coombs, 23, of Livermore, Me., struck a moose as it crossed in front of her vehicle. No injuries reported and vehicle was driven from the scene. 9:42 a.m. -- State Police is investigating the report of a theft in the town of Stewartstown. 11:01 a.m. -- State Police responded to a car fire in the town of Dixville on Route 26. State Police was assisted by the Colebrook Police Department, Colebrook Fire Department and the 45th Parrell Ambulance Service.



Snocraft Inc., Norway ME, oak bentwood carrier; sterling flatware & serving pcs; Morgan silver dollars; 20 Hummel figurines; Robert Hughes, Mickey Bartlett, David Lee Mountain art & art supplies; Fender guitars; Craftsman riding lawnmower; Brown Co. snowshoes & much, much more. 350+ lots. Visit for a complete listing. Dir: Rt. 16 (Main St.) through Berlin. 10% Buyers Premium Catered by Betty Terms: Cash or Check w/lD ALL ITEMS SOLD “AS IS”-SUBJECT TO ERRORS AND OMISSIONS


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You Mean I Could Lose Most Of My Assets To A Nursing Home? What if my spouse or I need to be in a nursing home? Will I be able to keep my home and life savings? How can I protect my spouse? There’ s no reason to worry if you take the right steps. Join us for an educational seminar and we’ ll arm you with the knowledge you need to protect yourself from the potentially catastrophic effects of a nursing-home stay. Come to our lecture and receive a free copy of or recent book, “The Optimum Estate Plan.” • You will learn the necessary steps to protect you and your family • Learn how putting assets in your children’ s names can be a disaster waiting to happen • How to use the nursing home laws to your advantage to protect your lifetime of savings The Berlin Recreation Dept. will be starting their playground activities on July 5th. Playground attendants will be at Brown School, Community Field and at Brookside Park. The park will be attended Monday - Friday from 10-3 and all school age children are invited to attend. They will be offering a free USDA lunch at noon time and a snack at 2:30. From l-r: Jessica Gray and Gabrielle Dumont will be at Brookside Park, Laura Ouellette and Hollee Villeneuve will be at Community Field and Renee Stewart and Alyssa Downing will be at Brown School. Standing in front of the girls is Sylvia Ramsey. (RITA DUBE PHOTO)

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Florence Leclerc

BERLIN -- A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated for Florence Leclerc of Autumn Leaf Village, Keene, and formally of Mercier Street in Berlin, NH, at St. Bernard’s Church in Keene on June 27, 2011 with Reverend Ron Gagne, as celebrant. The cantor was Sr. Cynthia Laplante, accompanied by Sr. Lorraine Pinette, as organist. Serving as readers were Michelle Swenson and

Jeannine Leclerc. The offertory gifts were presented by a son Leo Leclerc and daughter Sr. Cecile Leclerc. Internment was at Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Cates Hill Rd in Berlin on June 28, 2011 There were friends and family members that attended the services from in and out of town. To post a tribute, please visit www.


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Florence M. Pelletier

brothers Alcide, Robert, and Norman BERLIN — Florence M. Pelletier Boutin all of Berlin pre-deceased her. of Peavey Lane died Sunday, July 03, She is survived by a 2011 at her home. She daughter Rita F. Pelwas 99. letier of Berlin and Born on June 18, several nieces and 1912 in Berlin, she nephews and many was the daughter of who came to know her Ephrem and Deliane as mom. Valliere Boutin. A Mass of ChrisShe was employed tian Burial will be for 26 years at Sears celebrated at 10 a.m. Robuck & Company Thursday July 7, at as credit manager, St. Anne Church of retiring in 1973. She Good Shepherd Parish also was employed as in Berlin. Burial will a secretary at Androfollow at Holy Family scoggin Valley HospiCemetery in Gorham. tal as a secretary for Calling hours will be 13 years. held from 2-4 .p.m and She was a communiFlorence Pelletier 7-9 p.m. Wednesday cant of St. Anne’s Parish July 6 at Fleury-Patry Funeral Home, and was a member of the Golden Age 72 High ST., Berlin. (Use School St. Club, Northern Lites, M.E.S.H, and entrance). St. Anne’s Social Club. Memorial donations may be made Over the years, she volunteered at to either AVH Home Care Services, AVH in the pharmacy department, 795 Main St, Berlin, NH 03570 or assisted at Good Shepherd Parish, American Cancer Society, 2 Comand was a long standing American merce Drive, Suite 110, Bedford, NH Cancer Society volunteer. 03110.Online guestbook at www. Her husband O’Neil Pelletier died in 1966 and a sister Alice Larochelle and

Marcel E. Danais

in the Hanover Youth Hockey and BERLIN — Mr. Marcel E. Danais Little League Programs. of 17 Noury Street died Friday eveMr. Danais was a ning (July 1, 2011) at former member of the Dartmouth Hitchcock Hanover Lions Club, Medical Center followthe Saint Denis Parish ing a long illness. He Council and the Execwas 68. utive Committee of He was born in Glenthe New Hampshire wood Springs, ColoFuneral Director’s rado on July 1, 1943, Association. the son of Dr. Edouard In 1983, he moved and Pauline Vallee back to Berlin and Danais. became employed as a Mr. Danais attended Funeral Director and grammer school at Embalmer with the Guardian Angel in Fleury-Patry Funeral Berlin and was a Homes of Berlin and graduate of St. Francis Gorham, NH. He was Prep School in Bidda longtime member of eford, Maine. He was Marcel Danais the Berlin Rotary Club, also a graduate of St. a communicant of St. Anne’s Church Anselm’s College in Manchester, NH. now known as St. Anne’s Church of In 1966, he graduated from New EngGood Shepherd Parish in Berlin, and land Institute of Anatomy in Boston the Knights of Columbus. with a Degree in Mortuary Science. For the past 10 years, he enjoyed On May 20, 1967, he married the being a volunteer at Androscoggin former Gertrude Marois of Berlin. Valley Hospital in Berlin. From 1966-1983, he had been Besides his loving wife of 44 years, employed at the Rand Funeral Home he leaves a son Michael Danais and in Hanover, NH as a Funeral Director. his wife Karla of Tuftonboro, NH, a While in Hanover, he was very active daughter Nicole Drouin and her husband Jean of Derry, NH; six grandchildren: Emma, Sam, & Will Danais, Avery, Mason, & Hunter Drouin. A sister Mrs. Raymond (Suzanne) Danais Lemieux of Shelburne, NH, an aunt Mrs. Paul (Yvette) Sullivan of Manchester, NH. A sister-in-law Jeanne Danais of Plymouth, Mass. Several nieces & nephews and many cousins. Besides his parents, he is pre-deceased by a brother Guy Danais. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11am Wednesday, July 6 at St. Anne Church of Good Shepherd Parish, Pleasant St, Berlin, NH. Burial will follow at the family plot at St. Kieran’s Cemetery in Berlin. Friends and relatives may call from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday, July 5 at Fleury-Patry Funeral Home, 72 High St, Berlin, NH. (Use School Street entrance). Contributions may be made in his memory to Berlin Youth Hockey Association, PO BOX 571, Berlin, NH 03570 or to Children’s Hospital at DartmouthHitchcock, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03576 or www. Online guestbook at

Learn first aid for dogs The 45th Parallel EMS will be conducting an American Red Cross Dog First Aid course on Saturday, July 9th at the 45th Parallel EMS station on Ramsey Road in Colebrook, NH, starting at 9 a.m. The purpose of this presentation is to teach participants how to be prepared for emergencies that involve a dog, and how to protect themselves and the dog from further harm, injury or suffering during emergencies, by teaching prompt, effective first aid actions and care. The Dog First Aid presentation incorporates classroom training with the new Dog First Aid Guidebook and DVD, references the participants will take with them to help build first aid skills and provide guidance for emergency situations involving dogs until veterinary care is available. A Simulaid dog manikin will be used so that participants can have hands on practice performing life saving pet CPR skills. This presentation is approximately two hours and thirty minutes in length and teaches participants to: • Identify symptoms and care for common ailments and emergencies. • Create a pet first aid kit. • Prepare for disasters. • Maintain their pet’s health and well being. As a part of the course fee of $ 20.00, participants will receive newly revised training materials, including The American Red Cross Dog First Aid Guidebook, with information on caring for common ailments and emergencies. For more information or to register for the Dog First Aid course at the 45th Parallel EMS, please contact them at 603-237-5593. Pre registration is required and staff is available at the 45th Parallel Station seven days a week, twenty four hours a day to answer questions or take registrations.

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