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  • Sam Durfee of Concord works at one of the student forges where he works on smithing a brush knife at the Sanborn Mills Farm blacksmithing workshop on Sunday, April 26, 2015.

(CAMERON JOHNSON / Monitor staff)

    Sam Durfee of Concord works at one of the student forges where he works on smithing a brush knife at the Sanborn Mills Farm blacksmithing workshop on Sunday, April 26, 2015. (CAMERON JOHNSON / Monitor staff) Purchase photo reprints at PhotoExtra »

  • Veteran Victor Petrin holds a wrapped flag as he looks up at the World War II memorial while his daughter Bonnie Guevin looks on. Petrin grew up in Claremont and now lives in Manchester.

(GEOFF FORESTER / Monitor staff)

    Veteran Victor Petrin holds a wrapped flag as he looks up at the World War II memorial while his daughter Bonnie Guevin looks on. Petrin grew up in Claremont and now lives in Manchester. (GEOFF FORESTER / Monitor staff)

  • Merrimack Valley's Trevor Parsons competes in the high jump competition at the Merrimack Valley Invitational track meet on Saturday, April 25th, 2015.

(CAMERON JOHNSON / Monitor staff)

    Merrimack Valley's Trevor Parsons competes in the high jump competition at the Merrimack Valley Invitational track meet on Saturday, April 25th, 2015. (CAMERON JOHNSON / Monitor staff) Purchase photo reprints at PhotoExtra »

  • Deb Mardin of Holderness performs a back stall trick with her Icelandic sheepdog Kenna during Bark in the Park at Rollins Park in Concord on Saturday, April 25, 2015.

(ELIZABETH FRANTZ / Monitor staff)

    Deb Mardin of Holderness performs a back stall trick with her Icelandic sheepdog Kenna during Bark in the Park at Rollins Park in Concord on Saturday, April 25, 2015. (ELIZABETH FRANTZ / Monitor staff) Purchase photo reprints at PhotoExtra »

  • Gerrit Josephs of Concord serves the ball to his opponent Andrew Wu of Manchester Central High School at Memorial Field in Concord on Friday, April 24, 2015.

(CAMERON JOHNSON / Monitor staff)

    Gerrit Josephs of Concord serves the ball to his opponent Andrew Wu of Manchester Central High School at Memorial Field in Concord on Friday, April 24, 2015. (CAMERON JOHNSON / Monitor staff) Purchase photo reprints at PhotoExtra »

  • An assortment of violas are on display at Black Forest Nursery & Garden in Boscawen on Thursday, April 23, 2015.

(ELIZABETH FRANTZ / Monitor staff)

    An assortment of violas are on display at Black Forest Nursery & Garden in Boscawen on Thursday, April 23, 2015. (ELIZABETH FRANTZ / Monitor staff) Purchase photo reprints at PhotoExtra »

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