August 2016

The Advocate Staff August 2016

To our valued Dublin Advocate readers: Here is the August 2016 issue — all news worthy for Dubliners and neighbors. Read online, or open the pdf from the Current Month link to view the original in color. Request an email reminder when the issue goes live each month from DublinAdvocate@gmail.com. Summer Playground Is All About […]

  • July 2016

    The Advocate Staff July 2016
    “Zephyrus, the West Wind, the Lover of Flora” and “Flora, The Goddess of the Flowers” were sketched by Joseph Lindon Smith (1863-1950) as decorations for a Garden Club flower show circa 1930. The late T. Handasyd Cabot, Jr., and his sister Pauline, are reputed to have been the models. In 1959, Mrs. Frederick F. Brewster, on behalf of the Garden Club of Dublin, gave the paintings to the Dublin Women’s Community Club. Information courtesy of the Dublin Historical Society. Photographs by Sally Shonk

    Dublin’s Post Office Paintings By Rusty Bastedo Upon entering Dublin’s U.S. Post Office, a building that was originally the Trinitarian Church and later headquarters for the Dublin Women’s Club, visitors are greeted by two large paintings by Dublin artist Joseph Lindon Smith (1863-1950). Both paintings were prepared for the Garden Club of Dublin, an organization […]

  • June 2016

    The Advocate Staff May 2016
    Members of the Monadnock Rotary Club gathered at Carr's Store on April 30 before beginning the annual roadside cleanup. Almost 50 blue bags of trash (47) were collected from the roadside between Carr's and Union Street in Peterborough. From left to right, Rob Harris, Bob Vecchiotti, Mary Loftis, Chuck Simpson, Paul Tuller, Balmeet Kaur Khalsa, Charlotte Lasky, Adam Hamilton and Wendy White. Not photographed but also participating were Jerry and Ramona Branch and John Goodhue.

    Congratulations to All Dublin’s Graduates ConVal Class of 2016: As we wish Dubliner students success in all their endeavors, may they take “lots of small town NH memories with them on their journeys” (quote borrowed from Kenda Henke, a graduate’s mother). Ben Graves will attend the University of Vermont in the fall. He plans to […]

  • May 2016

    The Advocate Staff May 2016
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    Dublin Women’s Club On Schedule By Nancy Campbell I am happy to report that our goal of at least $20,000 for our beach restoration project has been surpassed. To all of you who have donated, many, many thanks. The NHDES granted us an extension to October 2016 to complete the boulder revetment wall down near […]

  • April 2016

    The Advocate Staff April 2016
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    2016 Town Meeting Recap By Ramona Branch Dubliners had great weather for town meeting March 12. According to Sherry Miller, town administrator, almost 140 residents were in attendance this year. Several of the articles passed allowed for the maintenance of town property and the purchase of new town equipment. We voted to replace the roofs […]