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Off Main: A day at the races
Thursday, April 23, 2015

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  • 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.

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    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 »

  • Bishop Brady's Emily Santis (3) connects for a single during the Green Giants' 6-2 victory over Winnisquam yesterday at Rollins Park in Concord. 

(ELIZABETH FRANTZ / Monitor staff)

    Bishop Brady's Emily Santis (3) connects for a single during the Green Giants' 6-2 victory over Winnisquam yesterday at Rollins Park in Concord. (ELIZABETH FRANTZ / Monitor staff) Purchase photo reprints at PhotoExtra »

  • Erin Stewart, age 9, drives a pedal car across the gravel outside of the Krazy Kids Play and Party Center in Pembroke on Tuesday, April 21, 2015.

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    Erin Stewart, age 9, drives a pedal car across the gravel outside of the Krazy Kids Play and Party Center in Pembroke on Tuesday, April 21, 2015. (CAMERON JOHNSON / Monitor staff) Purchase photo reprints at PhotoExtra »

  • Concord's Christina Soule (9) looks down the field during Tuesday's lacrosse game at Manchester Memorial High School in Manchester, April 21, 2015. Concord won, 18-5.

(ELIZABETH FRANTZ / Monitor staff)

    Concord's Christina Soule (9) looks down the field during Tuesday's lacrosse game at Manchester Memorial High School in Manchester, April 21, 2015. Concord won, 18-5. (ELIZABETH FRANTZ / Monitor staff) Purchase photo reprints at PhotoExtra »

  • Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton shakes hands with June Whitcomb at NHTI on Tuesday, April 21, 2015.

(CAMERON JOHNSON / Monitor staff)

    Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton shakes hands with June Whitcomb at NHTI on Tuesday, April 21, 2015. (CAMERON JOHNSON / Monitor staff)

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