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Emma Fabian, 10, was named the winner of the Colonial Theater Art Contest by Brenda Kean, executive director of the Laconia Historical & Museum Society. The Colonial Theater and other Laconia opera houses are part of an exhibit on display at the Laconia Public Library.

Community photo: Mini-theater

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Emma Fabian, 10, was named the winner of the Colonial Theater Art Contest by Brenda Kean, executive director of the Laconia Historical & Museum Society. She created a diorama of the theater complete with velvet seats and a curtain she made with pieces of her mother’s wedding headpiece. The Colonial Theater and other Laconia opera houses are part of an exhibit on display at the Laconia Public Library. …

People for July 31, 2015

Thursday, July 30, 2015

BOSCAWEN Danielle Carkin earned a doctor of philosophy degree in criminal justice and criminology from the University of Massachusetts-Lowell. BOW Jacqueline Laboe was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at MCPHS in Manchester. She is pursuing a doctor of pharmacy. Cameron Stanley earned a bachelor’s degree in business from the University of New England in Biddeford, Maine. He was named …

Thanks a Million: Lots of lunches

Thursday, July 30, 2015

With all the crazy things going on in this world, the people of Laconia can be proud of the way this community works together, cares about one another and makes things happen. Five years ago, this community had around 67 percent of our children qualifying for free and reduced lunches during the school year and going without nutritious food during the summer months. …

Announcements: A hot kitchen

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

HENNIKER Heated kitchen Fire on the Mountain Chili Fest is looking for amateur chili chefs to enters its chili cookoff. The festival will be held Aug. 23 at Pat’s Peak. There is a $15 entrance fee, and winners can go home with $100, $250 and $350 prizes. Applications …

People for July 28, 2015

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

ANDOVER Canon Brownell earned a bachelor’s degree from Ithaca College in Ithaca, N.Y. Henry Bendel earned a bachelor’s degree in sustainable product design from Keene State College. BELMONT Sara Prout earned a bachelor’s degree in industrial design from RIT’s College of Imaging Arts and Sciences in Rochester, N.Y. …

Riding for awareness

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

S usi van Oettingen (right) of Bradford participated in a Hemophilia Federation of America bike ride earlier this month to raise awareness about the hemophilia and other blood diseases, one of which her son suffers from. The ride …

A Concord World War II veteran’s 90th birthday brings family together

Sunday, July 26, 2015

As Fred Osgood’s family gathered together Sunday to celebrate his 90th birthday, the scene was different than it was for previous milestones. Yes, dozens of the World War II veteran and avid outdoorsman’s friends turned out to wish …

Announcements: Hunting and fishing license for life

Sunday, July 26, 2015

Newborn license The New Hampshire Fish and Game Department will offer newborns a lifetime combination hunting and fishing license for a one-time price of $300. The holder of the special gift certificate (upon reaching age 16) will be able to redeem it for a lifetime New Hampshire freshwater …

Concord Crier for July 26, 2015

Sunday, July 26, 2015

PENACOOK Register kindergartners ∎ The Penacook Farmers Market will be open Monday from 4 to 6:30 p.m. at the Rolfe House on Penacook Street. Jordan Tirrell-Wysocki and Matt Jenson will entertain this week. Remember to stop by the Friends of the Penacook Branch Library’s table for your summer reading. …

Town Crier for July 26, 2015

Sunday, July 26, 2015

Allenstown Senior activities canceled ∎ Suncook Senior Center will have no activities after lunch from Monday to Friday because the church will host the vacation bible school. ∎ Bone Builders will be Mondays and Wednesdays at 9 a.m., taught by the seniors to help build bone strength. For more information, …

Heins–Searah

Saturday, July 25, 2015

Rhonda Heins of East Concord and Rick and Robin Heins of Concord announce the engagement of their daughter, Krystal Heins, to Shaun Searah, son of David and Susan Searah of Boscawen. Heins of Concord earned a bachelor’s degree …

Rauh–Benoit

Saturday, July 25, 2015

Rauh–Benoit Lisa Rauh and Brian Benoit were married May 2 at Dunaway Gardens, near Atlanta. The couple’s fathers performed the double-ring ceremony. The bride was given in marriage by her parents. Sarah Rauh of Hudson, Ohio, sister of …

Mr. & Mrs. Stevenson

Saturday, July 25, 2015

David and Gerda (Egloff) Stevenson recently celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary. They were married July 16, 1960 at East Concord Congregational Church in Concord. They have four children: David Stevenson of Manchester; Scott Stevenson of Fairpoint, N.Y.; Erik …