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New company hired to market former Shaw's Supermarket

GORHAM — A Massachusetts commercial real estate service company has been hired to lease out eight former Shaw Supermarket properties, include the one at 453 Main Street in Gorham.In a press release, Key Point Partners of Burlington, Mass., said it has been awarded a contract to oversee leasing of the eight former supermarket sites as well as the sale of one parcel. Key Point said it will consider all serious inquiries.Key Point officials could not... Read more


Ithaca Bound: Thank you, Rose

The passing away of Rose Dodge this past Thursday stirred memories of how my association with this newspaper all began. In December of 2000, the first two columns I ever wrote for The Berlin Daily Sun were published. Rose Dodge was the editor of the paper then. Both of the stories I submitted were holiday-oriented, which may be why they were printed.Newspaper writing was not to me. For a decade before moving to Northern New... Read more


In the Driver’s Seat 7-23-16 Mid-season events highlight loc…

By: Jean LeBlanc Our local speedways will fire up their locations to some extremely important racing events this coming Saturday night. It’s a huge ACT/PASS combination race at White Mountain Motorsports Park in North Woodstock and it’s the mid-season track championships at Speedway 51 in Groveton with double points on the line. So with that in mind, we have a lot to cover. So reach up there and pull down tight on those belts, we’re getting... Read more


Coos Economic Development Corp. reports 50 jobs will be crea…

CEDC reports 50 jobs will be created at Capone Iron North Woods By Edith TuckerThe Berlin Daily Sun STEWARTSTOWN — Mike Scala, executive director of the Coos Economic Development Corp., delivered a very positive quarterly report to the Coos County commissioners on Wednesday, July 13.Both the Community Development Block Grant and the New Markets Tax Credit deal have been completed for Capone Iron Corp. North Woods at 12 Industrial Drive in Berlin, Scala reported happily. The City of... Read more


Andy Theriault

Andy Theriault

Andy Theriault of Cedar Pond, Milan passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, July 20, 2016, in his home. Andy was 65.Born in Berlin on July 27, 1950, he was the son of Romeo and Adrienne (Laramee) Theriault. Andy graduated from Nortre Damn High School in 1968. He worked at the Eagles Club for almost 28 years. He and Wanita were married on July 4, 1994, and built their home and life on Cedar Pond. He took great pride... Read more