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POW Vigil 2023

Dec 19, 2023
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VFW Post 1617: POW Vigil 2023 Never forget those who served, even those who never came home. Every year the Veterans of Foreign War Post 1617 hosts a vigil to […]

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Civil War Reenactment

Jul 20, 2023
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Have you ever wanted to go back in time? The Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War gave us a glimpse of what it was like during the Civil […]

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Senator Jeanne Shaheen Mural Visit

Feb 10, 2023
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Check out the latest! Derry got a special visitor on January 18th, 2023. Senator Jeanne Shaheen visited Derry’s Aviation & Alan Shepard Mural commemorating space and aviation in the town […]

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A Salute to Chief Garone

Oct 7, 2022
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On September 30th 2022, Chief Edward B. Garone officially retired after 50 years as Derry’s Chief of Police. This momentous occasion was celebrated by the entire community and surrounding law […]

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Alan Shepard Museum

Aug 21, 2022
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Did you know that the first American in space is from Derry? Alan B Shepard was born in East Derry on November 18th, 1923.  We got to visit the Derry […]

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Brian Thacker

Nov 12, 2020
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  Once a Hero, always a Hero.   Mr. Brian Thacker was a 1st Lieutenant in the Vietnam War. His bravery, along with his inspiring actions earned him the Medal […]

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