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*** Announcements ***

2018 Raymond Voting Results

Due to the snow storm Trash Pickup is DELAYED by ONE DAY all week.

Director of Special Education ** Search Committee** Needed - Raymond


*** Event Highlights ***

This Week:

Local Town and School Voting Day --- Locations & Times

The Weekend:

NH Maple Sugar Weekend - Statewide

Flint Hill Hike - Raymond

WZID 20th Annual Women’s Expo - Manchester

St. Patrick’s Day Dinner and Dance - Epping

St. Patrick’s Day Dinner - Chester


Dudley-Tucker Library Maple Madness Raffle - Raymond

IHGMS Raffle Mania Fundraiser- Raymond

United Methodist Womens Bake Sale - Raymond

5th Annual RCFY Gala Fundraiser - Derry

Holy Week Easter Services

RCFY Breaking Board eFundraiser - Raymond

*** OPINIONS ***

Legality VS Ethics in the Creation of a Town Default Budget

Write-In Ken Hajjar for Ethics Committee

John Beauvilliers for Planning Board

Raymond School District 2018 Warrant Articles for Voters’ Consideration

Empowered Women Empower Women

Editorial - When the White Stuff Falls, it Makes People Drive Crazy

Thank You From Debbie Colgan

Editorial - Get Your Facts Straight

Editorial - Is Raymond Corrupt? Don’t Listen to Rumors.

******** NEWS ********

March Programs at the Children’s Museum of NH - Dover

Mike Labell to Lead Raymond Police Department, Water Budget Error Noted

Police Chief David Salois Retires from Nearly 30-Year Career

Proposed Lane Road Gas Station Complex Presented to Planning Board

Chester Teen Ryan Neal Runs State-of-the-Art Sugarhouse

By State Statute, Selectmen to Hire New Town Manager

Liberty Utilities Presents Gas Pipeline Proposal to Raymond Selectmen

Craig L. Wheeler to Retire from Town of Raymond

Raymond's Dec-Tech Flooring Marks 30 Years of Family Ownership

Budget Discussion Short-Circuited at Raymond School Deliberative Session

Attempts Fail to Cut Raymond Operating Budget, Social Services at Town Deliberative

Raymond Selectman Chair Offers Information About Defamation, Slander

Raymond Selectmen Receive Committee-Approved Budget

Committee Forwards Reduced Town, School Budgets to Warrant

Raymond Planning Board Conditionally OKs 21-Lot Conservation Subdivision

Raymond Schools' Student and Employee Numbers

Raymond Promotes Julie Jenks to Town Finance Manager Post

Waivers for Raymond’s Meadows Subdivision Under Discussion

Raymond Police Officials Explain Contract Details

Chester Charitable Foundation Awards $5000 to Raymond Coalition for Youth

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Lakeside Estates Conservation Subdivision to Have 21 Homesites

Deadline Nears to Prepay 2018 Property Taxes for 2017 Deduction

Default Budget Proposal Goes to Raymond Budget Committee

Raymond Selectmen Review Warrants, Proposed Ethics Code Change

Amended Proposed Town Budget Comes in at 1.35 Percent Increase

Frank Bourque Remembered in Donation Ceremony to Special Olympics

Proposed Raymond Town Budget Up 1.41 Percent Over Current Default

Luke Vadeboncoeur Achieves Eagle Scout Rank, Builds Dog Agility Course

Selectmen Reject Emergency Lane Plan, Hear Proposed Budget

Energized Local Lions Club Provides Community Assistance and Seeks New Members

Raymond Resident Seeks Help with Drainage into Governors Lake

The Deerfield Veterinary Clinic Catamount 5K was a Great Success

Dartmouth Student Works in Raymond With College Enrichment Program

Three Private Roads in Raymond May Be Designated Emergency Lanes

Raymond Police, Public Works Budget Proposals Come In

Meadows Developer Questions Application of Town Road Standards

Crowd Turns Out to Oppose Proposed Cuts to Music Program

Parent Group Funds Author’s Appearance at IHG Middle School

Residential Subdivision on Prescott Road Gets Planning Approval

Lamprey Health Care Clinics Serve the Community

Raymond Hires Finance Director, Permanent Fire Chief

School Board, Selectmen to Work Together on Survey for Elementary School Conversion

Green Road Conservation Subdivision Gets Conditional OK

Raymond to Update Time Card, Payroll Documents and Policies

Joint Resource Committee Plans Call-In for Oct. 24

Raymond Selectmen Continue Review of Proposed Town Budget

Raymond Planning Board Denies Road Waiver for ‘The Meadows’

Raymond Resource Committee Considers Proposed Five-Year Plan

Raymond Selectmen Get First Look at 2018 Budget

Two Open Space Subdivisions at Raymond Planning Board for Design Review

Justin Benna is New Principal at Epping Elementary School

Town-Wide Survey for Facility Bonds to be Pursued

Shared Resource Committee Provides Three Priority Recommendations

Beware of These Scam Phone Numbers

REDC Awarded $250,000 as a SBA Microloan Program Intermediary Lender

Geology Leads to Cost Overrun for Onway Lake Bridge Project

Two Conservation Subdivisions Come Before Planning Board

Shared Resource Committee Chooses Priorities

Shared Resource Committee Considers Recommendations

Raymond Resident Questions Finances of Proposed Meadows Development

Raymond School District Gets Grant for Second Student Assistance Counselor

Talk of the Town - August 2017 - Town of Raymond Newsletter

Easement Signed for Raymond Town Well #4

Raymond Voter Information Project Seeks Voters' Guide Administrator

At Joint BOS, School Board Meeting, School Board Seeks Building Recommendation From Shared Resources Committee

Raymond Coalition For Youth Attends CADCA'S Training Institute to Learn Strategies to Keep Youth Drug Free

Raymond High School Alumni Association 2017 Golf Outing Nets $11,708

Bids Come In for Raymond Water Storage Facilities Study

Tina McCoy Takes the Helm at Raymond School District

Raymond Survey Respondents Favor School, Police Station and Roads

Raymond Coalition for Youth Tackles NH's #1 Substance Misuse Issue: Alcohol

Dawn Mansfield Receives Sandra C. Labaree Vounteer Values Award

Raymond to Look at ‘No Thru Truck’ Regulations Downtown

Sheridan DiLeo Reigns as Miss Raymond 2017, Jr. Miss Raymond is Aurora Paci-Burghardt and Little Miss Raymond is Billie Reynolds

Raymond Planning Board Gives Conditional OK to Route 27 Cell Tower

Meadows Traffic Study, Subdivision Application at Planning Board

Talk of the Town - July 2017 - Raymond’s New Town Newsletter

Shared Resources Survey Ready for Visitors to Raymond Town Fair

Kerry Pratt Retires After 35 Years Delivering Mail

Raymond Shared Resources Committee Survey Nearing Final Form

Highway Safety Committee Sends Planning Board Concerns for Meadows Project

Questions Raised over Raymond Fire Warden, Emergency Management Posts

Emily Donovan and Brandi McKay of Epping Win Comcast Scholarships

Highway Safety Committee Awaits State Comments on Meadows Traffic Study

Raymond Shared Resource Committee Changes Direction

Raymond Selectmen:  Decision Due Aug. 15 on Leisure Village Tax Abatement

Photo Gallery - Memorial Day 2017 In Raymond

Purpose and Focus of Shared Resource Committee Questioned Yet Again

Raymond Selectmen: Town Plans to Produce Monthly Newsletter, Onway Lake Road Completion Expected by end of July

Raymond School Board Hears of Changes to Firearms Regulations

Raymond Pay As You Throw Bag Cost to Rise July 1st, A Tax Abatement and Status of Well #4

Fire Chief Kevin Pratt's Retirement Celebration on May 6

Raymond’s Shared Resources Committee Hears Suggestions for Survey

Library Friends Honor Long-Time Program Coordinator Louise Pryor

Dudley-Tucker Library Programs for May and June

Raymond Selectmen: Public Hearing Planned on Trash Costs

LRES 2nd Grade Letters from the Heart to Raymond Residents

Raymond Board of Selectmen Hear About Police Detail Fund

Katie Masso-Glidden of Raymond Competes for Miss New Hampshire Title

Raymond Planning Board Hears Application for 172-unit Townhouses on Route 102

Raymond Shared Resource Committee Considers Survey

Chester Library Seeks to Form Foundation to Renovate Building

Dartmouth Senior Helen Thomas Mentoring Students at Raymond High

‘Raymond Rapid Response Team’ to Promote Business Development

Raymond’s Long-Time Fire Chief Kevin Pratt Retires May 1

Raymond Police Look Forward to Working with New Community Group

How to Feed the Wild Birds, not the Bears or Squirrels

Russian Egg Painting Presentation and Workshop By Marina Forbes

Raymond Selectmen, School Board to Work Together on Prioritizing Town Needs

Raymond Recreation Programs for April and May

Board of Selectmen Meetings 3-20-17 and 3-27-17

Local Woman Takes Helm at Raymond’s Dudley-Tucker Library

Ray-Fre Senior Center News for March 2017

Anna Harmon Placed 5th at New England Indoor Track & Field Championships

RCTV Brings You The Information

Children’s Museum Programs and Summer Camp Signups

Chester Teen Ryan Neal’s Maple Syrup Production in Full Swing

Linda Hoelzel Retires from Dudley-Tucker Library

Ace of Hearts Lasted 54 weeks at American Legion Post 90 in Raymond

Raymond’s Unpaid Taxes and Hides

Raymond Town Offices Candidates Respond to Residents’ Questions

Raymond School Board Candidates Night Shows Race Uncontested

Raymond School Superintendent Ellen Small to Retire June 30

Fremont Glass and Garage Door Celebrates 20-Year Anniversary

Raymond Voter Information Guide in Mailboxes on March 3

Raymond Town Deliberative Session Sends Almost All Articles Unchanged

$9,425,000 to Upgrade the Lamprey River Elementary School in Raymond

Jordan, Novik, Desrosiers and McMahon Speak at Raymond Area Rotary Leadership Conference

Dr. Tina McCoy Selected for Superintendent of Raymond School District, SAU 33

 Anna Harmon Runs in NHIAA Division 2 State Meet   

 Raymond High School Track Results from 1-29-17

Community Action Fuel Assistance Program Increases Income Guidelines

Three Finalists for Raymond Superintendent of Schools

New 1500-meter School Record Set by Anna Harmon

Register Now for Challenge and Fun at Wason Pond Pounder

Chester Police Benevolent Association Hosts Night of Comedy and Dancing

Raymond Coalition for Youth Hosts 12th Annual Project Safeguard



Children's book "Chick and Dee-Dee's Lamprey River Adventure"

Update On Raymond's Onway Lake Road Culvert Replacement Project

RHS Indoor Track Team Sets 7 Personal Records plus a School Record at USM

Nottingham Recreation Programs for January

Join the Friends of the Library to Help the Hampstead Library

Raymond HS Girls and Boys Winter Track Results for 1/7/17 and 1/11/17

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Raymond HS Indoor Track Team Competed Again At UNH In Durham

Raymond HS Winter Track School Record Broken in First Meet of the Season

Rock Your Body Fitness Center Tries for World Record

New Owner at Cornerstone Physical Therapy Associates

Local Residents Found School District Governance Association of New Hampshire



American Legion, VFW Donate $2,100 to New Life Church Food Pantry



Lamprey River Eco-Center Trail Opening For Visitors


Christmas in the Village Was a Bustle this Holiday Season

Gove Middle School Boys A Basketball Wins Season Opener

Candia's Lights on the Hill Keeps Spirit of Country Christmas

Raymond Selectmen Consider 20-Year Bond for New Police Station

Christmas in the Village a Hallmark of the Holiday Season

School District Seeks $9,425,000 Bond for Elementary School Upgrade

5K Race in Deerfield Raises Money for Help to Those in Need

UNH Professor Emphasizes Urgency of Addressing Climate Change at Lamprey River Speech

Raymond voters elected Kathleen Hoelzel, Carolyn Matthews and Micheal Costable Jr. as State Reps. For a complete list by District click HERE

RHS Graduate, Charlie DeBenedetto, Embraces Global Mindedness with Fulbright Scholarship to Taiwan

Help Homeless Veterans for the Holidays


RCFY summit

Jeanine Wilt on Chloe and Jane Person on Cad
         saddled up for a ride down the Rockingham Rail Trail.


RCFY summit

4th Annual Raymond Coalition for Youth
       Prevention Summit A Celebration of Success


New Spaulding and Frost Cafe Offers Food and Networking Space


Tova Training Center Offers Variety of Classes for Canines


New Homes For Heroes® Program Comes to Raymond Area Towns

Major Residential Development Proposed for Raymond

New Raymond Town Office Phone Numbers in Effect As of Sept 7

REDC Appoints New Board Director Dianne Connolly

New Police Building Sought in Raymond


Hannaford Adds to Powerball Commission With $100,000
                        Donation to Raymond Area Groups


Robinson Hill Road Gives Access to Conservation Land For Public Use



Injured Red Tail Hawk
   Recovered and Released

















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