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Holly Field and Torey Garnett

Field–Garnett

Saturday, May 23, 2015

David and Laura Field of Penacook announce the engagement of their daughter, Holly Field, to Torey Garnett, son of David Bousquet and the late Barbara Garnett. Field, of Penacook, graduated from Chester College of New England with a degree in photography and media arts. She is a photographer and owner of littlerollafilm photography. She also works at the Concord Monitor as a customer service representative. Garnett, of Concord, works for the state Department of Transportation and as a paper carrier for the Concord Monitor. A spring 2016 wedding is planned. …

Boardman-Moffett

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Beth Boardman and Michael Moffett were married May 15 in Bannington, Vt. Gay Baker, a justice of the peace, officiated the double ring ceremony. The bride, daughter of Robert Boardman and Gladys Thompson, formerly of Littleton, Colo., graduated from the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center with a degree in nursing and earned …

Concord Crier for May 24, 2015

Saturday, May 23, 2015

PENACOOK Discuss a mysterious novel or buy a new book ∎ The Penacook Branch Library’s book club will meet Wednesday to discuss The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins. New members are always welcome. The book club meets on the fourth Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m. in the library’s upstairs meeting room. Future books and dates are posted at the library. …

People for May 22, 2015

Saturday, May 23, 2015

ALLENSTOWN Nichole LaBelle graduated from Colby-Sawyer College with a degree in psychology. BELMONT Hillary Taillefer graduated from Colby-Sawyer College with degrees in biology and multidisciplinary studies. BRISTOL Karissa Wolivar, a student at Newfound Regional High School, won the …

People for May 23, 2015

Saturday, May 23, 2015

GILFORD Abigail Ross received the Dr. O. Kenneth Bates Prize for Mathematics at St. Lawrence University. She is a senior mathematics major. GILMANTON Charles “Chet” Tasse received the president’s award of excellence from Lakes Region Community College. He …

Announcements:

Saturday, May 23, 2015

CONCORD Pet fostering Pope Memorial SPCA needs volunteers to provide extra care to homeless pets in a temporary home-like setting. The animals may include a mother cat and kittens, mother dog and puppies, kittens needing to be bottle-fed, homeless pets in need of socialization or pets recovering from …

Author visits school

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Emilie Christie Burack, who recently released her first book The Runaway’s Gold , visited Hopkinton Middle High School on May 12 to discuss the inspiration behind the children’s novel. Thanks to a donation from the Hopkinton PTA, each …

Boy Scouts’ leader says ban on gay adults not sustainable

Thursday, May 21, 2015

The president of the Boy Scouts of America, Robert Gates, said yesterday that the organization’s long-standing ban on participation by openly gay adults is no longer sustainable and called for change in order to prevent “the end of …

A fond farewell

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Gary Guzouskas was recognized at the May school board meeting in Henniker with a gift presented by vice-chair Jim McElroy. He has served on the board from 2009 to 2015. …

The Scene: How does your garden grow?

Thursday, May 21, 2015

H enniker first-, third- and fifth-grade students will work with Jerry Eisen and the Lions Club Community Garden as a part of their science curriculum this spring. …

Revolutionary sisters

Thursday, May 21, 2015

T wo New London sisters, Sophia and Madison Snaith, were was recognized at the April meeting of the Mercy Hathaway White Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution . Sophia is president of the Hannah Dustin Society …

Announcements: Remember our veterans Friday at Kearsarge High

Thursday, May 21, 2015

DEERING Plant sale Peonies, daylilies, hostas and many other interesting and hardy perennials and house plants donated by local gardeners are waiting for you May 30 from 9 a.m. to noon at the Deering Town Hall, Route 149. All proceeds will support the Greater Hillsboro Food Pantry/APPLE Fund …

People for May 21, 2015

Thursday, May 21, 2015

CONCORD Francine Niyonsaba received a scholarship from the Greater Manchester Black Scholarship Foundation. She is a student at Concord High School and will attend college in the fall. Basanti Rai received a scholarship from the Greater Manchester Black …