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Thursday, October 30, 2014

Grateful for support on family night As a board member for New American Africans, I want to thank everyone who joined us Oct. 10 for our first ever Friday Family Fun Night, an evening of ice cream and African drumming and dance to support the good work of welcoming immigrants and refugees to Concord. We are especially grateful to Granite State Candy Shoppe for donating the ice cream, and to …

People for Oct. 30, 2014

Thursday, October 30, 2014

ALLENSTOWN James Woodman, Army Pvt. and son of Eric Woodman of Allentown and Kathryn Woodman of Londonderry, graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Benning, Ga. BOW John Holmes is a freshman at Wheaton College in Wheaton, Ill. CONCORD Elizabeth Wible is a student at Emerson College in Boston. She is studying integrated marketing communications. DEERING Francesca Tso is a freshman at Wheaton …

Announcements for Oct. 30, 2014

Thursday, October 30, 2014

CONCORD Scrub those paws Bring your pooch in for a good scrubbing and help raise money and support for Susan G. Komen VT-NH on Sunday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 248 Sheep Davis Road. There will also be photos with Santa Claus and refreshments. All dog baths are $15. WEARE Santa, someone? The Weare Historical Society is looking for someone who …

Niles-Felker

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Darwin and Lucinda Niles of Concord announce the engagement of their son, Andrew, to Robin Felker, daughter of Robert and Mary Felker of Jacksonville, N.C. Niles, of Worcester, Mass., earned a Ph.D. in mathematics from the University of …

Brodeur-Orne

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Donald and Elaine Brodeur of Concord announce the engagement of their son, Mike, to Jessica Orne, daughter of Jeff and Nancy Orne of Biddeford, Maine. Brodeur, of Falmouth, Maine, received a bachelor’s degree in communications from Keene State …

People for Oct. 28, 2014

Sunday, October 26, 2014

TILTON Taylor Farrar will attend Siena College in Loudonville, N.Y. Barron Clogston will attend Colby-Sawyer College in New London. Olivia Martinson was named a semifinalist in the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Program. She attends Winnisquam Regional High School. Ashley Ortiz-Bouzan is a freshman at Champlain College in Burlington, …

Announcements for Oct. 28, 2014

Sunday, October 26, 2014

HENNIKER Are you the one? Alchemists’ Workshop is looking for two men and a woman for a touring adaptation of Tomie dePaola’s holiday classic The Night of Las Posadas by Will Ogmundson and Tom Dunn. The production is for five singer/actors and a pianist. The work will be …

Franklin Fire Department thankful for C.A.V.E.S.

Friday, October 24, 2014

C.A.V.E.S. helps out On Monday, Oct. 6, about 12:30 a.m., the Franklin police and fire departments responded to South Main Street (Route 3 South near the Daniel Webster Farm) for a serious vehicle crash. Within minutes of arriving, it was determined that one of the drivers was deceased …

People for Oct. 25, 2014

Friday, October 24, 2014

CANTERBURY Timothy Gurshin Jr., son of Timothy Gurshin and Olivia Henry, earned a bachelor’s degree in aeronautics and astronautics from Stanford University in Stanford, Calif. He will work as a mechanical engineer with Lockheed Martin Space Systems Co. …

Announcements for Oct. 23, 2014

Thursday, October 23, 2014

FRANKLIN Flea market, bake sale Franklin United Methodist Church, 88 Franklin St., will host a flea market and bake sale on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more information, call 934-8214. HOPKINTON Love demo? Kimball Lake Cabins Committee needs volunteers to help with the demolition of …

People for Oct. 23, 2014

Thursday, October 23, 2014

BOW Danielle Gould, daughter of Stephen and Michelle Gould, is studying at Colby College in Waterville, Maine. FRANKLIN Nadine Lindskog was accepted to the honors program at Susquehanna University in Selinsgrove, Pa. Lindskog is a freshman English major. PEMBROKE Robert Gobin, Air Force airman and son of Tina …

Five generations

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Legendary ‘Washington Post’ editor Bradlee dies at 93

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Benjamin Bradlee, who presided over the Washington Post newsroom for 26 years and guided the Post’s transformation into one of the world’s leading newspapers, died yester at his home in Washington, D.C., of natural causes. He was 93. …