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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 …

Concord Crier for Oct. 12, 2014

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

PENACOOK CRVNA to provide flu clinic at Whitaker Place ∎ The Concord Regional Visiting Nurse Association will hold a flu clinic Thursday from 1 to 3 p.m. at John H. Whitaker Place. The fee is $30 per immunization (cash …

Ray Duckler: Judy Smith was a horse of a different color

Saturday, October 11, 2014

The disciples of Judy Smith, who died from cancer Oct. 1 at age 72, walk through horse manure like it was shag carpeting. In years past, they’ve delivered baby horses in their pajamas at 3 in the morning. …

Malala youngest winner of Nobel

Saturday, October 11, 2014

Taliban attack survivor Malala Yousafzai became the youngest Nobel winner ever as she and Kailash Satyarthi of India won the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for working to protect children from slavery, extremism and child labor at great …

French writer Modiano wins Nobel in literature

Friday, October 10, 2014

Patrick Modiano was awarded the Nobel Prize in literature, the world’s highest literary honor, yesterday. The Swedish committee praised the 69-year-old French writer for “the art of memory with which he has evoked the most ungraspable human destinies and uncovered the life-world of the occupation.” Peter Englund, the …

People for Oct. 11, 2014

Thursday, October 9, 2014

DEERFIELD Taylor Rollins was named to the dean’s list for the 2013-14 academic year at Mercyhurst University in Erie, Pa. MOULTONBORO Nicole Woodward is in the New Hampshire Scholars program of Lakes Region Community College, which allows high …

Announcements for Oct. 11, 2014

Thursday, October 9, 2014

ANDOVER Oktoberfest The inaugural Oktoberfest will be held today from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., sponsored by the Andover Lions Club, at the Potter Place Railroad Station off Depot Street (near the intersection of routes 11 and 4A). The festival will have family-oriented entertainment, including a family walk/run/jog, …

Thanks a million: A successful 18th annual golf tournament in Canterbury

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Helping athletes Thanks to our golfers’ and sponsors’ generous support of our 18th annual golf tournament held at Canterbury Woods Country Club, the Falcon Booster Club will be able to support over 300 athletes this school year. We are so appreciative of your contribution to our community: Northeast …

People for Oct. 9, 2014

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

ALLENSTOWN Alex Trujillo is on the men’s soccer team at Rochester Institute of Technology in Rochester, N.Y. He is a mechanical engineering technology major. ALTON Corey Lobdell is in the New Hampshire Scholars program of Lakes Region Community …

Announcements for Oct. 9, 2014

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

WEBSTER Walk! Webster Elementary School will be participating in the International Walk to School Day today. Students, staff, family and friends are welcome to join at the Safety Complex at 8:15 a.m. A line will be formed for the quarter-mile walk to the school. DUNBARTON Historical words For …

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Allenstown Annual Penny Sale at church to wrap up today ∎ The last day of the Annual Penny Sale at St. John the Baptist Church is today from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be great prizes and …