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Keeping doors open

Thursday, March 26, 2015

On behalf of the Gilmanton Year-Round Library Association, I would like to express my sincere thanks to the Gilmanton community for supporting our warrant article on the town ballot. Your affirmative votes will allow the library to continue providing valued services to all residents. We encourage everyone to visit the GYRL and take advantage of the many programs and services it provides, such as children’s story time and craft programs, …

Birth announcement: Violet Huntimer

Thursday, March 26, 2015

A daughter, Violet Aaralyn Huntimer, was born Oct. 3, 2014, in Sioux Falls, S.D., to Naida and Lucas Huntimer of Worthing, S.D. Local family include grandmother Joan Osborne and uncles Joe Osborne and Ken Osborne, all of Pittsfield. …

Announcements: Nominate a champion

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Nominate a champion Riverbend Community Mental Health Center is seeking nominations for the 2015 Champions for Mental Health to be awarded in the fall. The awards are presented to individuals who have either personally or professionally been a champion for those with mental illness. Champions for Mental Health are people who make a difference by advocating greater access to mental health services; contributing …

People

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

HILLSBORO Josline Watkins was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at the University of Maine at Farmington. HOOKSETT Lexie Scarpa was inducted to the Alpha Lambda Delta honor society at Becker College. HOPKINTON Benjamin Thesing was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester …

Announcements: Reading grants available for rural libraries

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

CONCORD Empower girls Uno’s on Fort Eddy Road will donate up to 20 percent of your bill to the Zonta scholarship fund on March 22 if you mention “Zonta” to your server. The Zonta Club of Concord is an organization of professional women whose mission is to empower …

Prize-winning blooms

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

T wo members of the Bow Garden Club, Joyce Kimball and Susan Johnson, displayed arrangements at the Boston Flower and Garden Show last weekend. Both returned home with ribbons. Kimball’s fairy garden arrangement placed first in the “Tea …

Announcements: Nominate the Everett

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

CONCORD Nominate the Everett! Kraft is holding a Hockeyville contest and asking for people to show their love of hockey by nominating their community rink as the “most passionate” hockey arena. The winning community rink will win the title of Kraft Hockeyville, receive $150,000 towards arena upgrades, and …

Town Crier for March 15, 2015

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Allenstown Concert inspired by ’50s and ’60s at senior center ∎ The Rockin’ Daddios will hold a concert tomorrow at 12:15 p.m. at the Suncook Senior Center with some of the best-loved songs of the late ’50s and early ’60. For more information, call Leslie at 485-4254. ∎ Servicelink Medicare …

Concord Crier for March 15, 2015

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

PENACOOK Crafts and goodies for sale at annual winter fair ∎ The third annual Winter Blowout Craft and Vendor Fair will be Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Merrimack Valley High School cafeteria, sponsored by the MVHS Key Club. Contact sbouchard@mvsdpride.org with any questions. CHERYL STINSON …

Announcements: Scholarship opportunities

Friday, March 13, 2015

HOPKINTON Scholarship opportunity Hopkinton High School will present the Anne Longley Slusser Memorial Scholarship of up to $20,000 to a Hopkinton High School student pursuing a degree in education at a New Hampshire state college who has an outstanding history of community service and extracurricular involvement. The award …

Friday, March 13, 2015

People for March 16, 2015

Friday, March 13, 2015

CONTOOCOOK Katherine Irwin was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Merrimack College in North Andover, Mass. Lucas Arruda was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Boston University. Hannah Needleman was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at …

Announcements: Awards, scholarships and contests

Friday, March 13, 2015

Zonta scholarships Applications for the 2015 Zonta International Jane M. Klausman Women in Business scholarships are available. Any New Hampshire woman currently enrolled in a business-related program leading at an accredited post-secondary school is eligible to apply. Priority will be given to applicants whose legal residence is in …