100409_ET_ABO_DOGGIES_1.jpgPhoto by Allegra Boverman/Staff photo. Eagle-Tribune. Salem: There are several chihuahuas available for adoption at the Salem Animal Rescue League as part of the Flying Chihuahuas Project. From left to right are: Baby, Tiny and Precious.
Derry: Marquis Baggett, 13, left, of Manhattan, N.Y., backflips into the Champeno family pool on Friday afternoon while his buddy Mike Champeno, 11, right, of Derry looks on. Baggett is spending his fourth summer with the family, as part of the Fresh Air Fund program, and this time he is with them the entire summer, and they have been growing closer and closer over the years. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Derry News Friday, August 14, 2009
Derry: Jill Diver, editorial assistant at the Derry News, tries out the Doctor Fish Pedicure at Kim's Spa and Nails in Derry. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Derry News Wednesday, November 05, 2008
Derry: Derry Firefighter/Paramedic Ed Gannon helps put a blanket around an unidentified man who was in a van that went into Beaver Brook on Fordway between the Derry Transfer Station and the Derry Dog Park early Wednesday afternoon. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Wednesday, January 07, 2009
100429_ET_ABO_DWICRASH_1.jpgPhoto by Allegra Boverman/Staff photo. Eagle Tribune. Salem: A man was instructed to walk in a straight line to determine his sobriety following an accident where his Ford Mustang crashed into a Nissan Frontier, causing it to flip, at left. The man was arrested for driving while intoxicated. The accident happened on Interstate 93 North just shy of Exit 1 on Thursday afternoon. The woman driving the pickup truck was not seriously injured.
Photo by Allegra Boverman/Staff photo. Eagle-Tribune. Kingston: The family of Christina Mulgrave, who was stabbed to death this week in her Haverhill home, gathered yesterday to reminisce at the home of the victim's mother, Mary Fidler of Kingston. With photos of the victim are, seated from left: Mulgrave's sister, Michelle Gonzalez of Lowell; Mulgrave's daughter, Nicole McCain of Kingston; and Mulgrave's son Evan McCain of Haverhill. Behind them is Fidler.
Londonderry: Kayli Oddo, 7, a second grader at Londonderry North Elementary School, suddenly becomes very nervous and is comforted by her mother, Dawne Oddo, just before school started on the first day of the new school year on Thursday morning. They just moved to Londonderry in June from Woburn, Mass. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Thursday, August 30, 2007
Derry: Helen Rogers, left, a resident at Haven Health nursing home in Derry, gets some attention from Trot, a one-year-old dachshund held by Barbara McCarthy of the Greater Derry Humane Society on Tuesday afternoon during a pet therapy program. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Tuesday, January 24, 2006
Salem: Herman Harrison, Sr., 100, is the latest recipient of the Boston Post Cane in Salem. He and his wife Georgie, have been married for 73 years. He is blind and she is deaf. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Thursday, May 29, 2008
100531_DN_ABO_MEMDAY_15.jpgPhoto by Allegra Boverman/Staff photo. Derry News. Derry: From left: World War II Veteran Milton Christian, left, and his wife Charlotte Christian, both of Derry, reflect together during the Memorial Day ceremonies at MacGregor Park in Derry on Monday morning.
100531_DN_ABO_MEMDAY_1.jpgPhoto by Allegra Boverman/Staff photo. Derry News. Londonderry: Members of the The American Legion Greeley-Parmenter-Harrington Post #27 of Londonderry walk through the Glen-Wood Cemetery on Monday during Memorial Day ceremonies.
100531_DN_ABO_MEMDAY_16.jpgPhoto by Allegra Boverman/Staff photo. Derry News. Derry: Trevor Werner, 10, of Derry, was touching the raised letters of his grandfather's name on the memorial to veterans of the Korean and Vietnam Wars in MacGregor Park during the Memorial Day ceremonies in Derry on Monday morning. His grandfather, Douglas Crooker, a few names up from where Trevor's hand is, served as a Marine in the Vietnam War and was an "officer of the day," at the ceremonies.
Danville: A fire gutted this house at 113 Main Street in Danville on Saturday despite the efforts of many fire departments on the scene. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Saturday, January 10, 2009
100713_ET_ABO_BRUSHFIRE_3.jpgALLEGRA BOVERMAN/Staff photo. Eagle-Tribune. Derry: Derry fire personnel work at the scene of a brush fire in a meadow on Zappa Hill off Linlew Drive and Treasure Lane on Tuesday afternoon.
Salem: An elderly man and woman had minor injuries after the Buick Century they were driving in rolled over into a ditch on Veterans' Memorial Parkway after they were leaving Market Basket supermarket on Tuesday afternoon. They were both transported to area hospitals. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Tuesday, March 18, 2008
Windham: A Windham school bus carrying 27 middle school students and a FedEx truck collided on Cristy Drive on Wednesday afternoon, injuring both drivers. No children on board the bus were hurt. One driver was taken to Parkland Medical Center in Derry and the other was taken to Southern New Hampshire Medical Center in Nashua. Another bus transported the pupils back to Windham Middle School so they could be picked up. Windham police are investigating how the accident happened. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Wednesday, January 02, 2008
Portsmouth: From left to right: Judy Hurst of Ocean Park, Maine, Linda Dupere and her husband Lenny Dupere, both formerly of Derry and now of Campton, were on hand to demonstrate outside at the town meeting that President Barack Obama was holding at Portsmouth High School on Tuesday to discuss his health care plans. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Tuesday, August 11, 2009
100408_ET_ABO_TOWNHALL_1.jpgPhoto by Allegra Boverman/Staff photo. Eagle-Tribune. Londonderry: Patricia Mannion of Derry, at right, speaks out about her plight to Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter during a town meeting held at Londonderry Town Hall on Thursday evening. Seated next to her, listening, from right to left, are Maureen O'Donnell and Michael Murray, both of Plaistow.
Haverhill: John Michitson checks the results for his father, mayoral candidate John Michitson, outside of the city clerk's office at Haverhill City Hall. His dad did lose the election. Staff photo/Allegra Boverman.
Derry: Republican Presidential hopeful and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney spoke at and "Ask Mitt Anything" Town Hall Meeting at Shepard Auditorium at Pinkerton Academy on Saturday morning. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Saturday, January 05, 2008
Salem: Kimberly Arvanitis , sister of Cpl. Nicholas Arvanitis, 22, a paratrooper in the 82nd Airborne Division who was killed recently in Iraq, touches his casket after the graveside service held at Pine Grove Cemetery on Tuesday morning. The funeral was held at St. Joseph's Church in Salem earlier. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Tuesday, October 17, 2006
Hampstead: At the funeral of Captain Jonathan Grassbaugh, a Ranger with the 82nd Airborne at St. Anne's Church in Hampstead on Wednesday afternoon. Left to right are (in back) Mark Grassbaugh, Jonathan's father, (in front) Jenna Grassbaugh, Jonathan's wife, Capt. Wayne Boutwell, the casualty assistance officer with the New Hampshire Army National Guard, of the 197th Field Artillery of Manchester, who has been helping the family, and Jonathan's mother, Patricia Greenbaugh. They were coming out of the church after Jonathan's casket was brought outside following the funeral. It will be transported to Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia for burial on Thursday. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Wednesday, April 18, 2007
Salem: Members of the Military Forces Honor Guard carry the casket of Staff Sgt. Edmond Lo towards his burial site at Pine Grove Cemetery in Salem on Saturday after his funeral. He was killed two weeks ago while serving in Iraq. Members of the Patriot Guard Riders stand watch beyond. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Saturday, June 27, 2009
Derry: Members of the Kuligowski family react to receiving flags from Brigadeer General Thomas Cole at the gravesite of Adam Michael Kuligowski on Saturday at Forest Hill Cemetery in East Derry. From left to right are: mother, Tracie, father, Michael, and brother Lucas. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Saturday, April 18, 2009
Salem: Danielle Naffah of Windham, far left, tries to take a short rest while waiting in the long, snaking line to pay at Kohl's in Salem on Black Friday morning. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Friday, November 28, 2008
Salem: Fresh basil is a staple of Salem resident Marie Coletta's kitchen. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune.
Derry: Flanked by the Red Star Twirlers in front of Veteran's Hall, is Richard Holmes, the Citizen of the Year, with his grandsons Chris Gonzalez, 6, of Contoocook, left, and Jacob Holmes, 7, of Derry. They were all participating during the annual Derry Chamber of Commerce Holiday Parade held downtown on Saturday. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Saturday, November 29, 2008
Pelham: Steve Caruso is the music director of St. Patrick Church in Pelham. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Thursday, June 29, 2006
Salem: Rick Russell, the Public Works director, under the water filtration tanks at the water treatment plant at Canobie Lake on Friday morning. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Friday, May 23, 2008
091118_ET_ABO_MELISSA_1.jpgDerry: Melissa Demers, of Salem, a mixed martial arts fighter, 20, will be making her debut in the cage on Friday night at Rockingham Park. She is training constantly at Kenpo Karate Academy in Derry. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Wednesday, November 18, 2009
100525_ET_ABO_PALHSLAX_3.jpgPhoto by Allegra Boverman/Staff photo. Eagle-Tribune. Derry: Pinkerton's Kelsey Grady, left, in action against Londonderry's Leah Walters during their game at Pinkerton on Tuesday afternoon. The Lancers beat the Astros 11-8.
091126_ET_ABO_CCFOOT_010.jpgLawrence: Central Catholic's Andrew Ouellette, far left, in action against Andover's Brian Miller, center and Will Keller during their game at Lawrence Stadium on Thursday morning. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Thursday, November 26, 2009
100715_ET_ABO_AMLEGBALL_4.jpgALLEGRA BOVERMAN/Staff photo. Eagle-Tribune. Londonderry: Londonderry's Dan Kinnon, left, slides into third base and was safe despite Salem's Joseph Morin's efforts to catch the ball. Teammate Nick Poore is at far left to assist, during American Legion game action on Thursday in Londonderry.
ALLEGRA BOVERMAN/Staff photo. Eagle-Tribune. Salem: Derry's Ryan Feeney, left, runs back to first base in a pick-off during American Legion baseball action in Salem on Monday evening. Catching the ball is Salem's Joe Morin, Jr.
100721_ET_ABO_WINDHAMLL_22.jpgALLEGRA BOVERMAN/Staff photo. Eagle-Tribune. Windham: Windham coach Bruce Yennaco, far left, plays pepper with members of the team during their practice on Wednesday evening.
100721_ET_ABO_WINDHAMLL_10.jpgALLEGRA BOVERMAN/Staff photo. Eagle-Tribune. Windham: Windham player Connor Moynihan talks with his dad, Windham coach Dan Moynihan, during their practice on Wednesday evening.
ALLEGRA BOVERMAN/Staff photo. Eagle-Tribune. Laconia: Windham's Riley Magee, third from left, was the sole player to score a run during their game against Portsmouth on Wednesday evening in Laconia.
ALLEGRA BOVERMAN/Staff photo. Eagle-Tribune. Laconia: Windham coach Dan Moynihan, far right, talks to the team after their loss to Portsmouth on Wednesday evening in Laconia.
ALLEGRA BOVERMAN/Staff photo. Eagle-Tribune. Laconia: Windham players Will Bresnahan, right, Chad Desautels and Connor Moynihan react to being named runners-up after their loss to Portsmouth on Wednesday evening in Laconia.
100517_DN_ABO_SOFTBALL_1.jpgPhoto by Allegra Boverman/Staff photo. Derry News. Derry: Haley Withrow, 11, gets her game face on during the Derry blue team's game against the Derry red team in Little League girls softball action at the fields at Pinkerton Academy on Thursday afternoon.
Photo by Allegra Boverman/Staff photo. Eagle-Tribune. Derry: Pinkerton's Alex Patrikis, with ball, in action against Spaulding's Ian Christie, below him, during their NHIAA Class L Boys Basketball Preliminaries on Wednesday night in Derry.
Derry: Brett Dattilo, 8, of Derry shoots hoops at Hood Park on Friday afternoon. He had been playing with his father, Tom Dattilo, but Tom needed to take a break. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Friday, October 13, 2006
Fitchburg: Exuberant youth cheer on the cyclists in the Downtown Criterium portion of the 40th Annual Fitchburg Longsjo Race on July 5, 2004.
100712_DN_ABO_ICECREAM_4.jpgALLEGRA BOVERMAN/Staff photo. Derry News. Derry: Jordan Douglas, 3, of Derry, right, enjoys some of her dad's vanilla frappe while eating her own blue goo flavored cone at Porky & Petunia's in Derry on Friday evening. She was with her dad, Mark Douglas, left, and mom Kara Douglas, who had moose tracks ice cream.
Hampstead: Sarah Jones, 5 3/4, of Hampstead, who takes ballet classes, dances as the Timberlane Community Band performs a medley of pieces from "The Sound of Music," during the St. Anne's Summerfest on Saturday at Meetinghouse Park. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Saturday, July 29, 2006
Derry: A girl looks out at a cat sunning itself on a roof off West Broadway in Derry on Saturday. Photo by Allegra Boverman/ Derry News Wednesday, July 12, 2006
Plaistow: Readying for her afternoon Timberlane Regional School District bus route, Ramona Lee of Plaistow, a driver for Laidlaw, prepares to pick up students. Her daughter, Tatiana Lee, 5, has been joining her mother on her route for the last three years because it saves money on childcare. Tatiana said she loves riding the bus because she enjoys attention from the passengers. Being a bus driver is a nice part-time job for some parents because they have the same days off as their children, which works out well for everyone's schedules. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Thursday, January 19, 2006
Plaistow: A veiled chameleon tries to get a foothold on the face of Alex Shields, 13, of Plaistow, during Plaistow Old Home Day on Saturday. Shields was shown how to properly hold the chameleon, which was on view with New England Reptile Distributors of Plaistow, and both were very happy after that.
Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Saturday, June 28, 2008
Londonderry: Stephanie Livsey of Manchester is washing Londonderry resident John Kulesa's Lexus. Melissa Hoffman Dance Studio students held a car wash fundraiser on Saturday, May 28, 2005 for their trip to Namibia. They will perform and discuss HIV/AIDS prevention with teens. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune.
090920_DN_ABO_DERRYFEST_8.jpgDerry: Brothers Kenny Sullivan, 9, left, and Nicholas Sullivan, 10, both of Derry, were making as much noise as they could with their noisemakers during DerryFest on Saturday. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Derry News Sunday, September 20, 2009
Derry: Jessica Driscoll and her daughter Makayla Driscoll, 20 months old, of Chester, were picking strawberries at J&F Farms on Tuesday morning with their family. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Tuesday, June 24, 2008
Derry: Morris Brown, left, and Clive Henry, left, seasonal workers at J & F Farms, were harvesting slicing cucumbers, pickling cucumbers and beets on Friday morning. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Friday, August 28, 2009
090728_ET_ABO_SPLASH_3.jpgDerry: Jumping in a fine spray at Don Ball Park's Splash Pad on Tuesday is Aiden Loomis, 6, of Londonderry. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Tuesday, July 28, 2009
Derry: Jackson Halpin of Derry kisses Rebecca Eytel of Hampstead after the 191st commencement at Pinkerton Academy on Saturday. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Saturday, June 13, 2009
Haverhill: From left, singing "Take My Life and Let it Be," are Tara Cadorette of Millbury, Mass., Andrea Gallo of Westerville, Ohio, Carla Bombara of Lexington, Mass., and Jonathan Saccenti of Mansfield, Ohio. They were taking part in the Zion Bible College graduation on Saturday. The college was holding its first commencement ceremony in its new location in Bradford. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Saturday, May 02, 2009
Londonderry: Gianna Cavaliere, 9, of Londonderry, decided to raise money for wounded soldiers and veterans and was in the second day of her drive at the Leach Library. On Thursday afternoon, Maj. Dale Coparanis of Manchester, a member of the 167th Combat Sustainment Services Battalion out of Londonderry, came by and gave her a donation from himself and from other people, and thanked her for her selfless act. They had a nice conversation, too, about what he does in the Army. She raised $50 on Wednesday and was hoping to double that amount on Thursday. Her goal is to raise $600 for her effort and then give it to the local Army recruiting office. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Thursday, August 21, 2008
Derry: Sofia Nute, 2, of Hampstead first gave a huge hug to the Easter Bunny for photos during the Pinkerton Academy Class of 2009 Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday afternoon. However, after hugging the bunny, she wanted to ask it questions and it would not reply. "Easter Bunny no talk!" she exclaimed and got quite agitated. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Saturday, April 07, 2007
Plaistow: Zachary Milone, 11, left, exults in his third win over Connor Mele, 11, during the Plaistow Receational program's Olympic events held at Pollard Elementary School on Wednesday. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Wednesday, July 12, 2006
Marblehead: Hannah Koopman, 2, of Marblehead, dips her toe into the very cold water at Fort Beach on Friday afternoon. She has been wearing her fairy wings all this week, insisting on wearing them to the grocery store, the Y and now, to the beach. She also wanted to sleep with them on but compromised by placing them next to her on her bed while she slept. Last week she wore her tutu every day, all day. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Salem News. Friday, May 5, 2006
Derry: Adele Hultgren of Lynn, Mass., shows the game of cat's cradle to her grandson, Alex Suffreti, a fifth grader in Josh Sag's class at East Derry Memorial Elementary School, during the class's unit on immigration. Students interviewed a family member of a different generation, then invited them in to the classroom to share foods, games and memories and stories. Students performed German, French-Canadian and English dances, sang a variety of songs including "Under One Sky" in Spanish and English, "My Grandfather's Journey," and "This Land is Your Land." Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Tuesday, November 22, 2005
Danville: In an upstairs pew near the chorus and organ, Usher Lloyd Lessard of Sandown follows along with the Olde Home Day Service held at The Olde Meeting House in Danville on Sunday, August 28, 2005. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune.
Derry: Robin Sobolewski ties the sash on Kristen's dress before the start of first communion celebration at Holy Cross Church on Saturday, April 16, 2005. Kristen couldn't wait to get out of that outfit. She loves karate and baseball and isn't usually seen wearing dresses, much less a veil. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Derry News
Derry: Kristen Sobolewski during her first communion celebration on Saturday at Holy Cross Church. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Derry News Tuesday, April 19, 2005
Derry: The candidates for first holy communion stand near a statue outside Holy Cross Church to sing Joy, Joy, Joy Joy and pose for photographs. Kristen Sobolewski is at far right. She doesn't know all the children in this group of candidates; some of her friends were participating in other communion ceremonies at other times over the same weekend. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Derry News Tuesday, April 19, 2005
100531_ET_ABO_DUCKLINGS_2.jpgPhoto by Allegra Boverman/Staff photo. Eagle-Tribune. Londonderry: Londonderry Police Officer Brian Allaire stops traffic in both directions on Route 102 in Londonderry near the ramps for I-93 at Exit 4 for a couple of minutes to allow a family of mallard ducklings and their mother to cross the highway on Monday afternoon. "I just thought I'd help them get across," he said.
Chester: A helicopter works with linemen in a stretch between Chester and Derry on Friday afternoon. The helicopter picks up the linemen and moves them to a new spot when they're done working in one spot. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Friday, March 27, 2009
Windham: The Canobie Lake Protective Association built a raft to house a loon nest and the lake's resident loon couple has been tending an egg there. The egg will hopefully hatch around July 26. The loon couple is seen here on Friday morning at the nest at the southwest corner of the lake behind Johnson's Island. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Friday, July 18, 2008
Sandown: From left to right, Dylan, a buckskin, 2 1/2, Rascal, an Arab, who is almost 30, and Lolita, 9, a quarter horse and mother of Dylan, enjoy the breeze and sun in their pasture on Hampstead Road in Sandown on Wednesday afternoon. They belong to Troy Palmer. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Wednesday, March 26, 2008
Chester: Hens peek out of their barn along Route 102 in Chester on a cold January afternoon. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune
091023_ET_ABO_HAIGHAVE_1.JPGSalem: Lucille Marino of 57 Haigh Avenue, blows leaves on her lawn on Friday afternoon. She lives next to the end of the street, shown behind her, and she and eight other residents have been working with the town to have those homes sold and razed to become a flood plain and runoff area for Interstate 93 drainage. Her house backs right up to the Spicket River, and I-93 runs very close by, too. Her house has flooded four times in the 18 years she's lived there. Next year she will be moving to Salisbury Beach in Massachusetts. You have to stay positive, she said, It's a good thing. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Friday, October 23, 2009
ALLEGRA BOVERMAN/Staff photo. Eagle-Tribune. Derry: A fawn cavorts under the careful watch of its mother in a wetland area along Hampstead Road in East Derry on Thursday afternoon.
Salem: A view of Peachtree Farms & Ice Cream in the rain on Wednesday. Photo by Allegra Boverman/Eagle-Tribune Wednesday, June 07, 2006