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Announcements: July 7, 2015

Monday, July 6, 2015

CONCORD Sewer savers Concord General Services reminds residents, especially those connected to the city sewer system, to not pour fats, oils or greases down the drain or flush anything other than human waste or toilet paper down the toilet. Fats, oils and greases should be wiped from any cookware and thrown away in the garbage. Concord homes connected to the city’s sewer system use water that ends up traveling to …


Monday, July 6, 2015

CONTOOCOOK Thelian Czora was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at the University of Maine in Orono. Emily Bogart was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Saint Michael’s College in Colchester, Vt. She is an America studies major. DEERFIELD Molly Callahan earned a bachelor’s degree in textiles, fashion merchandising and design from the University of Rhode …

Bow Memorial School honor roll

Saturday, July 4, 2015

The following students earned honors in the third quarter at Bow Memorial School. GRADE 8 HIGH HONORS: Spencer Allaben, Eve Anderson, Joseph Auger, Courtney Baer, Samuel Berube, Brianna Boone, Daniel Breault, Dillon Cate, Sarah Ciotti, Emma Conley, Nathan Demers, Kirpal Demian, Isabelle Dolcino, Callahan Field, James Jensen, Zoe Jukoski, Natalie Kay, Julia Landcastle, Kaitlyn Lummer, Thomas MacEachron, Miah Munro, Serena Munro, Kylie Murphy, …

Community Snapshots: Henniker Community School graduation

Thursday, July 2, 2015

The Henniker Community School celebrated the graduation of 45 students in Class of 2015 at a ceremony June 18. Several awards were presented including the Parmenter Award to Adele Brunstead, the Spirit Award to Jessie Besso, the Henniker …

$7,000 raised for Alzheimer’s research

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

With the theme of “Forget Me Not” and a visual of irretrievable dandelion seed-heads floating in to the sky, the third annual run/walk for Alzheimer’s research was held in Northfield and Franklin on May 30. Over $7,000 was raised, thanks to the behind-the-scenes support of numerous businesses, private …

French Toast for Fathers

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

T he Children’s Center at Presidential Oaks held a Father’s Day French Toast breakfast June 22 for the children who attend the center and their fathers. Presidential Oaks also had public breakfast June 21. …

Announcements: Got Lunch

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

LACONIA Funds for children The Children’s Auction funding was disbursed in four categories to the following organizations. Category 1: Salvation Army, Got Lunch–Laconia, Gilford Police Relief Association, Mrs. Santa Fund, Laconia Police Family Fund, St. Vincent de Paul Children’s Foundation, Christmas Village, Greater Lakes Region Santa Fund, Inter-Lakes …

People for July 1, 2015

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

CONCORD Miranda Kaplan received a music scholarship from the Freese Brothers Big Band. She plays the cello and clarinet in the Concord High School marching and concert band and other musical organizations including the New Hampshire Youth Wind Ensemble. She will attend UNH’s Summer Youth Music School. Nathan …

People for July 2, 2015

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

BARNSTEAD Anthony Stohlberg was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at the University of Maine in Orono. Scot Wilson earned a master’s degree in human services from Springfield College in Springfield, Mass. BELMONT Alan Vomacka …

Announcements: Relax your kids at yoga camp

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

BOW / Hopkinton Yoga camp Children’s yoga camps are being offered this summer in Bow and Hopkinton. The yoga classes allow children to learn about yoga through breathing exercises, poses (including partner and group poses and pose sequences, sometimes woven into adventure stories), games, songs and relaxation. Principles …

Bus for senior services

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

G reater Hillsboro Senior Services recently purchased a bus after three years of fundraising efforts. Donations came from Shaw’s, Osram Sylvania and many local individuals. Accountant Chuck Gaides and President Pat Mathison stand with the crew of MaineLine …

Penacook farmer laid to rest with procession of horse-drawn wagon and tractors

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

David Morrill began planning for his funeral about 25 years ago, back when George H.W. Bush was in the White House and a dozen eggs cost $1. Morrill, of Penacook, was having heart problems and figured his days …

Police get new wheels

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

The Belmont Police Department will replace two police patrol bicycles with donations from the Belmont Rotary Club and MC Cycle and Sport of Laconia. …