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The Living Stones perform at the Andover Coffeehouse.

The Scene: An evening of community entertainment

Thursday, February 26, 2015

P erformers at the second Andover Community Coffeehouse on Friday included Wilmot’s Jim James, headliner Kathy Lowe of New London, and the Living Stones from Andover, playing before an audience of almost 90 people. Free entertainment is held the third Friday of each month at the Highland Lake Grange Hall in East Andover beginning at 7 p.m. The March 20 …

Police officer receives honor for heroic actions

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Gilford police Chief Anthony Bean Burpee and the Gilford Board of Selectmen will formally recognize the actions of police Officer Curtis Mailloux at the town hall March 11 at 7 p.m. Mailloux heard a call for a fire at 93 Old Lakeshore Road in Gilford on Feb. 8. He entered the smoke-filled home to retrieve elderly residents James and Patricia Gray. Gilford fire …

Announcements: Apply for Dunkin Donuts scholarship

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Scholarships Dunkin’ Donuts franchisees in New Hampshire are accepting applications to its annual New Hampshire scholarship program. In celebration of the program’s 20th anniversary, Dunkin’ Donuts will award $40,000 in college scholarships to 20 students. The scholarship program is open to any qualified high school senior who is a current resident of New Hampshire and enrolling full time at a post-secondary institution. Special …

People for Feb. 26, 2015

Thursday, February 26, 2015

DEERFIELD Jacob Carozza was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Emerson College. He is a journalism major. EPSOM Chelcie Pinsonneault received academic honors for the fall semester at the University of Wisconsin at Green Bay. HENNIKER Gia Quinn was named to the dean’s list …

Announcements: Bakers and aviation art wanted

Thursday, February 26, 2015

EPSOM Attention bakers The Friends of the Epsom Public Library are hosting a Meet the Candidates forum March 1 at 2 p.m. and are seeking homemade pies and breads for the event. Email Virginia Drew at zekecat12000@yahoo.com. Aviation art contest The Aviation Museum of New Hampshire is requesting …

An exciting tour

Thursday, February 26, 2015

A group of our staff and students visited the Concord Monitor headquarters last week. We really enjoyed our field trip led by Cathy, with Grechen. We toured the building and saw how the paper works from the inside. It was interesting to see the editing, advertising, reporting and …

A real family treat

Thursday, February 26, 2015

We just wanted to voice our support for the Gilmanton Year-Round Library. What I would like to focus on is how our family and many like ours in town have greatly benefited from the year-round library. This library has been a real treat to our family and we …

Bishop Brady High School Honor Roll

Thursday, February 26, 2015

The following students earned honors for the second quarter at Bishop Brady High School in Concord. GRADE 12 High Honors: Kristina Andrewski, John Bryck, Jack Champagne, Sunguk Choi, Emily Claire, Kelly Farrand, Madison Field, Andrew Jousset, Theresa Juliani, Min Seok Kim, Young Chan Kim, Meghan Kissinger, Christina Krzynowek, …

Winnisquam Region Middle School Honor Roll

Thursday, February 26, 2015

The following students earned honors for the second quarter at Winnisquam Regional Middle School in Tilton. Grade 8 High Honors: Hunter Bardusk, Hannah Blackburn, Lindsay Blier, Matthew Camerato, Gabriela Castrillon, Taylor Cole, Casey Cormier, Diamond Cutting, Talia DeBlasie, Derek deSousa, Maggie DeVoy, Brady Ellsworth, Megan Fife, Allison Foster, …

Chichester Central School Honor Roll

Thursday, February 26, 2015

The following students earned honors for quarter two at Chichester Central School. GRADE 8 HIGH HONORS: Alysse Cleasby, Jack Lehoullier, Sarah Miner, Levi Putman, Nolan Sykes GRADE 8 HONORS: Jackie Arell, Eric Chapman, Matt Flanders, Sean Menard, Tim Pitman, Hannah Ricker, Samantha Weir GRADE 7 HIGH HONORS: Jessica …

Donating food and time

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Associated Grocers of New England employees volunteer one Saturday and one Thursday a month at the Friendly Kitchen in Concord, which serves 60 to 140 guests per meal. Want to see your photos here? Fill out our form …

People for Feb. 24, 2015

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

BELMONT Karl W. Wiech was named a National Merit Scholar semifinalist. He was selected based on his SAT scores of a perfect 800 in math and reading and a 710 in writing. Daniel Iacopucci was named New Hampshire’s high school youth volunteer in the Prudential Spirit of Community …

Break out of cabin fever

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Twenty-one people joined the Five Rivers Conservation Trust for a snowshoe trip at the Bohanan Farm on Feb. 14. The Hopkinton Recreation Department invites people to check out the local options for winter fun. The Hopkinton ice skating …