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  • Merrimack Valley High School students Ashley Daniels (left) and Julia Buck assist Tynan Jewett, 3, pour in the pasta as he helps make garlic parmesan pasta during the food choices class Wednesday, November 19, 2014. Children from Head 2 Toe Learning Center came to the all-grades elective class to help make the meal. (GEOFF FORESTER/ Monitor staff)

    Merrimack Valley High School students Ashley Daniels (left) and Julia Buck assist Tynan Jewett, 3, pour in the pasta as he helps make garlic parmesan pasta during the food choices class Wednesday, November 19, 2014. Children from Head 2 Toe Learning Center came to the all-grades elective class to help make the meal. (GEOFF FORESTER/ Monitor staff) Purchase photo reprints at PhotoExtra »

  • Father Basil, 8-year-old Dylan and mother Susan Hills share a moment during the National Adoption Day Celebration at the New Hampshire State House, Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014. Dylan was adopted in September.

(ELIZABETH FRANTZ / Monitor staff)

    Father Basil, 8-year-old Dylan and mother Susan Hills share a moment during the National Adoption Day Celebration at the New Hampshire State House, Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014. Dylan was adopted in September. (ELIZABETH FRANTZ / Monitor staff)

  • Sky-Walker hangs from a basket after a dunk as game play continues during Tuesday's Harlem Wizards fundraiser event at Concord High School, Nov. 18, 2014.

(ELIZABETH FRANTZ / Monitor staff)

    Sky-Walker hangs from a basket after a dunk as game play continues during Tuesday's Harlem Wizards fundraiser event at Concord High School, Nov. 18, 2014. (ELIZABETH FRANTZ / Monitor staff) Purchase photo reprints at PhotoExtra »

  • A person, seen from the second-floor window of the offices of First Tracks Marketing Group, walks across Bicentennial Square in Concord on Monday morning. 
(GEOFF FORESTER / Monitor staff)

    A person, seen from the second-floor window of the offices of First Tracks Marketing Group, walks across Bicentennial Square in Concord on Monday morning. (GEOFF FORESTER / Monitor staff)

  • Carol Conforti-Adams outside her office with her dog at 21 Western Ave in Henniker.
(GEOFF FORESTER / Monitor staff)

    Carol Conforti-Adams outside her office with her dog at 21 Western Ave in Henniker. (GEOFF FORESTER / Monitor staff) Purchase photo reprints at PhotoExtra »

  • Serena Sadowski, 3, of Concord finishes her drink during the GFWC Concord Contemporary Club's fourth annual Princess Tea Party fundraiser at Red River Theatres on Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014.

(ELIZABETH FRANTZ / Monitor staff)

    Serena Sadowski, 3, of Concord finishes her drink during the GFWC Concord Contemporary Club's fourth annual Princess Tea Party fundraiser at Red River Theatres on Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014. (ELIZABETH FRANTZ / Monitor staff) Purchase photo reprints at PhotoExtra »

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