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During the Laconia Historical and Museum Society's Photo ID Day, more than 800 images had people, places and events identified by nearly 100 volunteers. The society had 2,000 images available for review. The identified images will be scanned and uploaded to the society's database.

Community snapshots: Mystery solved

Friday, August 28, 2015

D uring the Laconia Historical and Museum Society’s Photo ID Day, more than 800 images had people, places and events identified by nearly 100 volunteers. The society had 2,000 images available for review. The identified images will be scanned and uploaded to the society’s database. …

Announcements: Vets help vets

Friday, August 28, 2015

Veteran volunteers Rockingham VNA and Hospice in Exeter will offer hospice veteran volunteer training on Fridays beginning Sept. 18. Veterans can help veterans who have a terminal illness. For information, call Martha Carlson at 772-2981, ext. 140. CONCORD Parks and Rec Concord Parks and Rec has programs for all ages, including toddler open gym, preschool yoga, flag football, yoga, Zumba, “Nature Babes,” and …

Community Snapshots: Salisbury honors its elders

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

T he Salisbury Old Home Day celebrated its past this weekend in style. The theme was “We Honor Our Elders.” Isabelle Bartz, Salisbury’s oldest resident and Boston Can holder, led the parade. There was also a pet parade, warm apple crisp, a dunk tank, cemetery tours, fireworks, vendors;, barbecue chicken, a pie-eating contest, …

Announcements: Sell your crafts

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

NORTHWOOD Crafter alert Crafters are wanted for the annual Coe-Brown Northwood Academy craft fair scheduled for Oct. 31. For more information visit coebrown.org or contact Susan McLean at smclean@coebrown.org or 942-5531, ext. 241. First Amendment The Nackey S. Loeb School of Communications seeks to honor New Hampshire residents …

Community snapshots: Wake up with the rotary

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

T he Gilford Rotary Club is happy to make you breakfast. Its Old Home Day Pancake Breakfast will be held Saturday from 7 to 10 a.m. at the Gilford Youth Center on Potter Hill Road. Cost is $6 …

People for Aug. 27, 2015

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

BELMONT Samantha Mackes, a Belmont High School graduate, received a scholarship from the Lakes Region Rotary Club at its club breakfast. She is a sophomore at Simmons College. BOW Luke Roever was named to the dean’s list for …

Announcements: Save the coaches!

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

CONCORD Save the coaches The Abbott-Downing Historical Society is seeking donations to purchase seven coaches made by the Abbot-Downing Company of Concord from 1827-1927. The society is $45,000 away from its goal of $100,000 raised by September. Send your tax deductible contribution to the Abbot-Downing Historical Society. …

People for Aug. 26, 2015

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

BOW Andrew Saffian achieved the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest rank in Boy Scouts. He is a member of Bow Troop 75. During the process of satisfying the requirements for the Eagle rank, he performed community service, provided service and leadership for his troop and is currently …

Thanks a Million: Great night out

Monday, August 24, 2015

The Concord Police Department and the City of Concord would like to thank the thousands of people who joined us for our National Night Out event Aug. 4 in Rollins Park. National Night Out is designed to heighten crime and drug prevention awareness, generate support for and participation …

Announcements: Host an exchange student

Monday, August 24, 2015

Be a host Families are needed to host nine AFS students who will arrive Sept. 9. Families provide a bed, meals and the same guidance they would provide for their own child. Sharing daily life with a teenager from another country and culture is a rewarding experience and …

Announcements: Keep your kids busy

Monday, August 24, 2015

BRISTOL Kids’ activities The Tapply-Thompson Community Center has a variety of activities for children and teens, including after-school adventures, youth soccer, soccer for children ages 3 to 5, and youth field hockey. For more information, call 744-2713. MEREDITH Local books The Meredith Historical Society released two new books …

Community Snapshots: Together again

Monday, August 24, 2015

Members of Concord High School Class of 1953 recently gathered at Makris Lobster and Steak House for their 62nd reunion. More than 50 classmates and guests attended. They donated $2,100 to go toward scholarships. …

Community Snapshots: Preparing for the students’ return

Monday, August 24, 2015

Sant Bani School in Sanbornton will unveil a new playground and kindergarten, first-grade, second-grade and sixth-grade classrooms when students return to class Sept. 8. Volunteers pitched in to help build the playground, which was designed by a faculty …