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People for Aug. 4, 2015

Monday, August 3, 2015

CONCORD Kelly Ann Walter earned a certificate in paralegal studies from Franklin Pierce University. Ian Corey was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Franklin Pierce University. Erika Schaper was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Clark University in Worcester, Mass. LOUDON Warren Bartlett received three senior awards from Bishop Brady High School. He received a scholarship from the Arthur E. McNeil and …

People for Aug. 3, 2015

Sunday, August 2, 2015

CONTOOCOOK Brett Power earned a bachelor’s degree of music in sound recording technology from the University of Massachusetts-Lowell. Marissa Bohlman was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Clark University in Worcester, Mass. DUNBARTON Meghan Casey earned a doctorate in physical therapy from Franklin Pierce University. EPSOM William Coyne was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at …

Announcements: Fast track to college

Sunday, August 2, 2015

CONCORD Express admission Prospective students to NHTI will have the opportunity to complete their entire admissions process at Sweeney Hall in a single day and the normal $20 application fee will be waived Aug. 12 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The day includes meeting with an admissions counselor and academic advisor to develop a program of study as well as placement tests. …

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 …

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 …

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 …

People for July 30, 2015

Thursday, July 30, 2015

ALLENSTOWN Zachary Schaefer earned a bachelor’s degree in human biology from the University at Albany-SUNY in Albany, N.Y. ANDOVER Kayla Angier was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at MCPHS in Manchester. She is studying nursing. Kenneth Johnson Jr. earned an A.A.S. in electrical transmission …

Community Snapshots: Remembering the forgotten war

Thursday, July 30, 2015

O n Friday, New Hampshire veterans, the Korean American Society of N.H. and the Consulate General of Korea in Boston commemorated the Korean War at the New Hampshire Veterans Cemetery in Boscawen. Speeches and the Korean and N.H. …

Announcements: Fair dedicated

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Fair dedication The Belknap County Fair executive board voted to dedicate this year’s fair to the Belknap County Department of Corrections, their staff and inmates who have volunteered at the fair, and especially the support of former Superintendent Daniel Ward. For the last several years the BCDC has …

Community snapshots: Brand new wheels

Thursday, July 30, 2015

B randon Faulkner, Marshall Brasse and Makayla Faulkner ride their new bikes in front of Elks members Buzzie Lessard, Joanie Lessard and Deirdre Tibbetts. The Laconia Elks 876 donated 55 bikes during its third annual bike fest July …

Community snapshots: Handmade comforts

Thursday, July 30, 2015

P atternworks in Center Harbor donated skeins of soft yarn to LRGH Auxiliary Sewing Committee in honor of infant twin sisters who died. The yarn was used to make blankets for the hospital nursery. …

Community Snapshots: July photos

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Community members were all about lending a helping hand and sprucing up their neighborhoods. Community snapshots are submitted by “Monitor” readers. If you have photos you’d like to share you can upload them on our photos form or …

Announcements: Stock up on classroom supplies

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Vegetarian cookbook The New Hampshire Spaying and Altering Service, a nonprofit organization, will sell a gourmet vegetarian cookbook, Cooking With Compassion, to raise funds for its low-cost spaying and altering program. The cookbook is $20 postpaid. For more information, call 224-1361. WARNER Don’t miss the sales Pine Rock …