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Emma Fabian, 10, was named the winner of the Colonial Theater Art Contest by Brenda Kean, executive director of the Laconia Historical & Museum Society. The Colonial Theater and other Laconia opera houses are part of an exhibit on display at the Laconia Public Library.

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 curtain she made with pieces of her mother’s wedding headpiece. The Colonial Theater and other Laconia opera houses are part of an exhibit on display at the Laconia Public Library. …

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 degree in business from the University of New England in Biddeford, Maine. He was named …

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 reduced lunches during the school year and going without nutritious food during the summer months. …

Sanders-Zakre–Krishnamurthy

Saturday, July 25, 2015

Sheila Zakre and Bob Sanders of Concord announce the engagement of their daughter, Rose Sanders-Zakre, to Muralidhar Krishnamurthy, son of Krishnamurthy Kannurao and Kamalakshmi Krishanamurthy of Chennai, India. Sanders-Zakre of Nashua studies business at Southern New Hampshire University. …

Remember Pembroke vets

Saturday, July 25, 2015

M embers of the Pembroke Historical Society (from left) Burt Whittemore, Marilyn Wolf, Marie Brezosky and Ann Hasbany present library director Cindy Stosse (right) with a plaque for the Pembroke Library to honor six Pembroke Academy students who …

Thanks a Million: Play on

Thursday, July 23, 2015

The Weare School Board offers their appreciation and thanks to the scores of volunteers who turned out over the weekend of July 19 to help build a new state-of-the-art playground with fitness component on the campus of the Weare Middle School. Parents, grandparents, young, old, male, female all …

Thanks a Million: True public servant

Thursday, July 23, 2015

I would like to thank DJ Sartwell, who recently retired from the City of Concord Recreation Department after many years. I found out recently when I spoke to David Gill and asked where DJ was. He told me that she had retired at the end of June. I …

It takes a village

Thursday, July 23, 2015

More than 100 community volunteers pitched in to construct the new playground at Weare Middle School over three days. “It really does take a village to educate a child or complete a community project,” said Weare School District …

People for July 24, 2015

Thursday, July 23, 2015

DEERFIELD Jessica Morissette earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Keene State College. DUNBARTON Abigail Cook was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Conn. Timothy Andrews was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute …

Announcements: Marketplace home

Thursday, July 23, 2015

TILTON Location, location The Tilton Winter Farmers Market is seeking a new home. Market Manager Joan O’Connor is looking for a creative, community-spirited partner who can provide a site and site-related services for the coming winter season, December through March 2016. The market was previously located at the …

Thanks a Million: New lights brighten and save energy

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

In just 15 months from the idea’s spark to completion, the Friends of The Audi have upgraded the theatre’s stage lighting to an LED system. The power-saving and cost-cutting LEDs greatly enhance stage lighting capabilities for all future shows. By limiting production expenses, the LEDs will help keep …

Thanks a Million: Nice, clean town

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Thank you to the following individuals, groups and organizations who worked to complete a number of projects during the first annual Bow Pride Week held last month. Everyone pitched in and worked together to clean up, paint up, and fix up the Town of Bow. Cedric Dustin; Mac, …

Birth announcement: Emmaline Currid

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

A daughter, Emmaline McKenna Currid, was born April 30 at St. John’s Regional Hospital in Oxnard, Calif., to Matthew and Sarah Currid of Malibu, Calif. Grandparents are Mike and Sandra Currid of Chichester and Glenn and Paula Rogers of Barnstead. …