On Memorial Day in Sandown every year, Lieutenant Colonel Kevin Major shares the life of a service man or woman who died for their country. History and a sense of place are passed on through stories, Major has said. And those stories bring to life the sacrifices of the country’s military on a day that
Serving in public office is far more than an ego boost. It’s a big responsibility, both to the voters and to the future of the community. Getting up to speed – on documents, budgets and personnel – is a major challenge, but it’s one that we expect officials to meet. Is there a learning curve?
Leadership Londonderry, which has trained residents in the inner workings of their government and given them the background as well as the skills to volunteer for their community, is taking a break. New Hampshire’s many forms of government all share a core value – decisions are made on the local level. And helping out by