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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 in the vehicle. It took rescuers nearly 15 minutes to extricate the second driver from his heavily damaged vehicle. This second driver …

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. of Denver, Colo., where he is joining the team working on the Orion manned spacecraft …

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 the porch, rebuilding of the deck and installation of the steps Friday through Sunday from …

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. …

Roy-Thompson

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Jennifer Roy and Peter Thompson were married Sept. 6 at the Boston YMCA North Woods and Pleasant Valley Camp in Mirror Lake. Jeanne Pounder, justice of the peace, performed the double-ring ceremony. The bride was given in marriage …

Jarvis-Powelson

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Sarah Jarvis and Nathan Powelson were married July 5 at Atkinson Resort and Country Club in Atkinson. The Rev. David Stasiak officiated the double-ring ceremony. Colby Powelson of Loudon and Tabor Powelson of Poughkeepsie, N.Y., brothers of the …

Bergevin-Livolsi

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Bergevin-Livolsi Jena Bergevin and James Livolsi were married July 26 at St. John the Baptist in Allenstown. The Rev. Crowley officiated the double-ring ceremony. The bride was given in marriage by her parents. Shannon Mottram of Loudon was …

Thanks a Million: The work of many for Wilmot Community Association’s Harvest Luncheon

Sunday, October 19, 2014

Work of many Thanks to the work of many volunteers and the participation of several farms in the Kearsarge area, the Wilmot Community Association’s Harvest Luncheon was a tremendous success Diners enjoyed a four-course meal featuring locally grown or prepared foods Sept. 27 at the WCA’s Red Barn. …

Announcements for Oct. 21, 2014

Sunday, October 19, 2014

GILFORD Heating system tours The New Hampshire Wood Energy Council is sponsoring six guided tours of working wood chip and wood pellet heating systems today through Friday. The tours are free and open to the public, but registration is required at nhwoodenergycouncil.org. The six tours will feature visits …

Ray Duckler: Walking me through history, with the help of a cane

Sunday, October 19, 2014

The Boston Post Cane, lying on the mantelpiece in Edith Carr’s Contoocook living room, can be used for a walk in the park, or a stroll down memory lane. So lean on it and take a walk with …

Announcements for Oct. 13, 2014

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

BARNSTEAD Quilt raffle A queen-sized sampler quilt will be raffled off Dec. 14 by the women’s fellowship of the Congregational Church of North Barnstead to support community outreach programs. The quilt was made by members and friends of the church. It contains appliquéd squares in a variety of …