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Plymouth State University Graduates

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

The following area students received degrees from Plymouth State University: ALLENSTOWN Zachary Cogswell earned a bachelor’s degree in marketing; Kara Kirby earned a bachelor’s degree in music. Katie Laro earned a master’s degree in applied meteorology; Melissa Leavitt earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting; Amber M c Cormack earned a bachelor’s degree in English. ALTON Emily Folan earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing; Lydia Morton earned a bachelor’s degree in … 0

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

The following area students earned honors at Keene State College: Dean’s Scholarship Dallis Austin of Northfield Justin Banks of Chichester Michaela Pessolano of Canterbury Kaela Sweetland of Laconia Enrichment Scholarship Abigail Armstrong of Sunapee Helen Aubrey of Hillsboro Riley Believeau of Weare Connor Bell of Northwood Victoria Bonollo of Contoocook Karver Bosela of Warner Melissa Brennan of Hooksett Ryan Daley of Concord James … 0

Birth announcements

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

A son, Caelum Borealis Potter, was born June 26 at Littleton Regional Hospital to Zachary and Stephanie Potter of Whitefield. Local grandparents include Dorothy and Andrew Gove of Penacook and Ken and Rebecca Potter formerly of Concord. A son, Daniel Russel Herrick, was born June 17 at Concord Hospital to Dagmar and Matthew Herrick of Henniker. A son, Cedar Lincoln Miller, and a … 0

Ribbon-cutting for two new businesses in Meredith

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

The Greater Meredith Program Promotions Committee recently hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony for two new businesses on Main Street. The two new businesses are Providence, 31-A Main St., and Winni Denim & Supply Co., 11 Main St. At Providence, … 0

People

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

LACONIA Peter Evans earned a bachelor’s degree in communications from Marist College in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. Jocelyn Morin was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at the University of Vermont in Burlington, Vt. Claudia Severance earned … 0

Retirement celebration at Grappone dealership

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Chris Pappas, a fleet sales representative (right), shown with Larry Haynes, president and CEO of Grappone Automotive Group, was honored July 18 with a retirement celebration at the Grappone dealership in Bow. Pappas held a variety of positions … 0

LNA students graduate from Lakes Region Community College

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

The 2014 Lakes Region Community College Summer Licensed Nursing Assistant graduation was held July 11 in the Academic Commons. The summer graduates are (bottom photo, from left) Suzanne Cronin of Belmont, Madeline Flynn of North Haverhill, Audriana Martinez … 0

Announcements

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Ice cream! New Hampshire’s Ice Cream Trail map, developed by Granite State Dairy Promotion and supported by the New Hampshire Department of Agriculture Markets and Food, has been released. From Nashua to Pittsburg, ice cream lovers have the opportunity to complete the ice cream trail passport. Visiting all … 0

Announcements

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Free speech award Nominations are open for the annual First Amendment award, honoring diligence in protecting free press and free speech liberties, of the Nackey S. Loeb School of Communications in Manchester. A committee of judges chooses the recipient from public nominations. The award recipient receives $1,500 and … 0

Announcements

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

CONCORD Surprise! Concord Hospital Trust will host an Evening en Blanc, a mass “chic picnic” at a surprise location on Aug. 23 from 6 to 10 p.m. Based on the popular Diner en Blanc launched in Paris, diners arrive dressed all in white with their own well-stocked picnic … 0

Thanks a million

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

CRVNA appreciation The family of Peggy-Ann Reid would like to thank all of the wonderful nurses, LNAs and staff of the CRVNA community hospice program for the patient and loving home care provided to her during her illness. Jenn, Kendra and Missy, please accept our heartfelt and eternal … 0

CATCH Housing celebrates 25th anniversary

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

CATCH Neighborhood Housing celebrated its 25th anniversary June 17 at Bektash Shriner’s Hall in Concord. Over 200 people attended, including founding and current board members, current residents of CATCH properties, donors, volunteers, community members and friends. CATCH is … 0

The Alchemists’ film project shooting in Henniker

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

The Alchemists’ Workshop’s Community Films project “Teachers: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly” is shooting this week at the one-room Quaker School House in Henniker. From left: David Mercier of Henniker plays the bully, Brenna Getzin of … 0