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People for Feb. 27, 2015

Friday, February 27, 2015

ANDOVER Eric Johnson was recognized by the Granite State Division of the Society of American Foresters for his contributions to the forest products industry with its 2015 Outstanding Contribution to the Forest Community award. Johnson is the NHTOA’s program director. He develops landowner, logger and forester training programs that foster better forest management and cooperation within the industry. Cory Wiley was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester …

Announcements: Last chance for discount to Strengthening Families Summit

Friday, February 27, 2015

CONCORD Early-bird deadline Discounted tickets of $75 are available until March 1 for the Strengthening Families Summit on March 30 at the Grappone Conference Center. The conference highlights one of the five protective factors of the Strengthening Families Framework, an evidence-based framework that prevents child abuse and neglect by helping families see their strengths. N.H. Children’s Trust’s mission is to lead the drive …

Seniors roll strikes

Friday, February 27, 2015

D eane Mae Rangnow, Aurea Laliberte, Beverly Gilman, Francine Pinkos and Evelyn Ide make up the Presidential Players Wii bowling team for Presidential Oaks Retirement Living. National Senior League arranges, scores and tracks the matches as teams compete weekly where they live. The Presidential Players team won its first match and will play …

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 …

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. …

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 …

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 Epsom Friends of the Library is seeking bakers for the upcoming March 10 election and hopes to have homemade pies and breads from wonderful Epsom chefs. It will also host a meet the candidates forum at the Epsom Public Library on March 1 at …

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 …