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  • Caleb Houghtaling of Concord plays basketball with his aunt Cassie Kelly of Shewsbury, Mass at the West Street play lot off of South Street Tuesday night. Kelly is vacationing and came to the park with her son Hayden and her nephew Caleb.

    Caleb Houghtaling of Concord plays basketball with his aunt Cassie Kelly of Shewsbury, Mass at the West Street play lot off of South Street Tuesday night. Kelly is vacationing and came to the park with her son Hayden and her nephew Caleb.

  • Caitlyn Ross of the Boys and Girls Club helps Jodi Johnson of Abundant Ministries of Concord carry  food Wednesday as part of the Our Family Foundation by Stop & Shop in partnership with New Hampshire Food Bank and the Boys and Girls Club of Concord. 

Johnson loaded up to distribute food to the needy through her church. 

Bob Carter, director of operations at the club, said Ross has been a member of the Boys and Girls Club for years, and he did not ask her or other members to help out. "They could have stayed inside and watched a movie but she chose to come out and help for two hours. She embodies what the club is all about," Carter said.
(GEOFF FORESTER Monitor staff)

    Caitlyn Ross of the Boys and Girls Club helps Jodi Johnson of Abundant Ministries of Concord carry food Wednesday as part of the Our Family Foundation by Stop & Shop in partnership with New Hampshire Food Bank and the Boys and Girls Club of Concord. Johnson loaded up to distribute food to the needy through her church. Bob Carter, director of operations at the club, said Ross has been a member of the Boys and Girls Club for years, and he did not ask her or other members to help out. "They could have stayed inside and watched a movie but she chose to come out and help for two hours. She embodies what the club is all about," Carter said. (GEOFF FORESTER Monitor staff)

  • Kathleen Carberry (left, blue shirt) and Savannah Sabia  (green shirt), the two masters of ceremonies for the talent show, introduced the first performer, Justin Wilson. Wilson sang the national anthem at the start of the show.

    Kathleen Carberry (left, blue shirt) and Savannah Sabia (green shirt), the two masters of ceremonies for the talent show, introduced the first performer, Justin Wilson. Wilson sang the national anthem at the start of the show.

  • Allison Walls, left, and Hayley Parenti, both of Concord, take turns practicing kicks during a self defense class at No Monkey Business Dog Training in Concord on July 25, 2014. The class was taught by Jake St. Pierre, a former policeman and defensive tactics instructor for the Bow Police Department. (WILL PARSON/Monitor staff)

    Allison Walls, left, and Hayley Parenti, both of Concord, take turns practicing kicks during a self defense class at No Monkey Business Dog Training in Concord on July 25, 2014. The class was taught by Jake St. Pierre, a former policeman and defensive tactics instructor for the Bow Police Department. (WILL PARSON/Monitor staff)

  • Jameson Butler, 5, of Boscawen, builts a sculpture from sand, sticks and shells at a beach along the Merrimack River, near the Riverfront Conservation Area in Canterbury on July 25, 2014. Butler visited with family and friends.

(WILL PARSON/Monitor staff)

    Jameson Butler, 5, of Boscawen, builts a sculpture from sand, sticks and shells at a beach along the Merrimack River, near the Riverfront Conservation Area in Canterbury on July 25, 2014. Butler visited with family and friends. (WILL PARSON/Monitor staff) Purchase photo reprints at PhotoExtra »

  • John and Lisa Masse at the Boulders Motel and Cottages in Holderness. The couple lost their home in a June 10, 2014 fire and have faced many obstacles since then.


(GEOFF FORESTER Monitor staff)

    John and Lisa Masse at the Boulders Motel and Cottages in Holderness. The couple lost their home in a June 10, 2014 fire and have faced many obstacles since then. (GEOFF FORESTER Monitor staff)

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