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Saturday, August 29, 2015

Allenstown Volunteers needed to help at the community table ∎ The Knights of Columbus will sponsor a blood drive Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at St. John the Baptist Parish Hall, 10 School St. For more information, call 485-3113. ∎ The Allenstown Historical Society will meet Wednesday at 6 p.m. at the Suncook Business Park off Route 28 on Lavoie Drive. For more information, call 485-4437. ∎ Those who are interested …

Concord Crier for Aug. 30, 2015

Saturday, August 29, 2015

PENACOOK It’s not too early for the Christmas Craft Fair ∎ United Church of Penacook will open its doors Nov. 14 for the annual Christmas Craft Fair from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The fair has raised money in support of United Church missions such as the food pantry which is available to Penacook residents throughout the year Tuesdays from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. …

Community snapshots: Mystery solved

Friday, August 28, 2015

D uring the Laconia Historical and Museum Society’s Photo ID Day, more than 800 images had people, places and events identified by nearly 100 volunteers. The society had 2,000 images available for review. The identified images will be scanned and uploaded to the society’s database. …

Community Snapshots: Together again

Monday, August 24, 2015

Members of Concord High School Class of 1953 recently gathered at Makris Lobster and Steak House for their 62nd reunion. More than 50 classmates and guests attended. They donated $2,100 to go toward scholarships. …

Community Snapshots: Preparing for the students’ return

Monday, August 24, 2015

Sant Bani School in Sanbornton will unveil a new playground and kindergarten, first-grade, second-grade and sixth-grade classrooms when students return to class Sept. 8. Volunteers pitched in to help build the playground, which was designed by a faculty …

Announcements: Decorate a car

Monday, August 24, 2015

CONCORD Save the coaches The Abbott-Downing Historical Society is seeking donations to purchase seven coaches made by the Abbot-Downing Company of Concord from 1827-1927. The society is $45,000 away from its goal of $100,000 raised by September. Any …

Community snapshots: Feeding the town

Monday, August 24, 2015

President of the Warner Men’s Club Steve Gratton presents $2,500 to Lori Garrett, assistant director of the Community Action Program in Warner for the food pantry. …

Gautreau–Poitras

Saturday, August 22, 2015

Gautreau–Poitras Sandy and Tod Gautreau of Pascoag, R.I., announce the engagement of their daughter Rebecca Gautreau, to DJ Poitras, son of Donald and Jane Poitras of Bow. Gautreau, of Nashua, earned a bachelor’s degree from Rivier University. She …

Moore–Matthiesen

Saturday, August 22, 2015

Moore– Matthiesen Courtney Moore and Stewart Matthiesen were married June 20 at the Tierra Retreat Center in Leavenworth, Wash. Robyn Nedelcu, a friend of the couple, officiated the double ring ceremony. The bride was given in marriage by …

Concord Crier for Aug. 23, 2015

Saturday, August 22, 2015

PENACOOK Delanie Pickering plays at tomorrow’s farmers market ∎ Delanie Pickering will entertain at this week’s Penacook Farmers Market. The market will be open Monday from 4 to 6:30 p.m. at the Rolfe House on Penacook Street. ∎ The United Church of Penacook will host a free concert Monday night …

Town Crier for Aug. 23, 2015

Saturday, August 22, 2015

Allenstown Town boards need volunteers ∎ Bone Builders will be held at the Suncook Senior Center on Mondays and Wednesdays at 9 a.m. For more information, call Leslie at 485-4254. ∎ The Suncook Senior Center will hold the Corn Hole Tournament on Tuesday at 10 a.m. ∎ The Knights of Columbus …

Thanks a Million: Scout adds 13 signs to recreation trail

Friday, August 21, 2015

Andrew Saffian, a 2015 graduate of Concord High School, has achieved the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest rank in Boy Scouts. This accomplishment represents 12 years of adventure, fun, work and dedication to the Cub Scout and Boy Scout programs for Andrew, a member of Bow Troop …

Thanks a Million: Rock on, Concord!

Friday, August 21, 2015

The Rock On Foundation and its Board of Directors extends our sincere gratitude to all who helped make Rock On Fest a great success. The event was hosted at Concord’s White Park, and was complete with live music, …