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Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Happy birthday, Gilmanton Library Sept. 12, 2009, the Gilmanton Year-Round Library celebrated its grand opening with many visitors, most receiving library cards. Five years later the library has 1,653 card holders and some 13,500 items on the shelves. But numbers alone don’t tell the whole story. In addition to two weekly story time sessions, children’s programming has grown to include the wildly popular Lego Club and early release day Afternoon …

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

CONCORD SARAH SMITH was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Champlain College in Burlington, Vt. She is a psychology major. LAURA ANDERSON was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Champlain College in Burlington, Vt. She is an environmental policy major. CHRISTOPHER JANKAUSKAS was named to …

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Online grants Applicants to grant programs of the New Hampshire State Council on the Arts may now submit applications through an online grant process, eliminating the need for applicants to submit multiple copies of their materials, speeding up the application process and reducing the costs associated with printing, which often accompanies arts organizations and their partners’ applications. Paper applications will still be accepted …

Dougherty-Andrus

Saturday, January 17, 2015

Kristin and Richard Dougherty of Northfield announce the engagement of their daughter, Keelin Dougherty, to David Andrus, son of Frank and Jan Andrus of Sanbornton. Dougherty, of Northfield, graduated from Bay Path University in 2014 and will expects …

Del Giudice - Chacona

Saturday, January 17, 2015

Emily Del Giudice and Josh Chacona were married Sept. 6, 2014, at the Holden Inn in Wellfleet, Mass. Craig Wilkening, friend of the bride and groom, performed the double-ring ceremony. The bride was given in marriage by her …

Henniker Food Pantry says thanks!

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Henniker Food Pantry says thanks! It has been a busy year for the pantry, which serves an average of 140 people a week. The needs have been great, but the wonderful people of Henniker have shown their commitment to feeding the hungry of our community. The pantry would …

Community members thanked for work

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Bristol’s Union Lodge No. 79 masons recently hosted their annual Community Outreach Night, which enables the lodge to recognize representatives of several local organizations that do a great deal towards making the Newfound area a better place to live. The evening started with a wonderful holiday meal followed …

People for Jan. 13, 2015

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

CONCORD Debony Lahue is the new head coach for the Granite State Roller Derby 2015 season. She is a seasoned roller derby skater with extensive skating experience as well as playing and coaching team sports both on and off the track. Austin Erickson was named to the dean’s …

Day care children received great gifts

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

The staff and families of Merrimack Valley Day Care Service would once again this year like to thank the many people who donated holiday gifts for so many of the children that we care for each day. Donna, Mark, the staff and customers of Caring Gifts in Concord …

Announcements for Jan. 14, 2015

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Cancer stories New Hampshire residents are being requested to bring your cancer stories to the State House for the 2015 American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network legislative breakfast next Wednesday. Cancer advocates, survivors and members of the Legislature are invited to attend from 8 to 10 a.m. Legislative …

People for Jan. 15

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

ANDOVER Emily Lance was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Lasell College in Newton, Mass. She is a freshman fashion communication and promotion major. BARNSTEAD Ella Montminy was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Central Maine Community College in Auburn. …

Announcements for Jan. 15

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

HENNIKER Volunteers needed The Henniker Food Pantry is looking for some strong volunteers. Currently the pantry is getting much of its food from the Manchester Food Bank, which saves a considerable amount of money. The pantry is looking for people with a van, SUV or truck who would …

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Contributions served over 80 families Thank you to the many benefactors of the Hopkinton Food Pantry holiday program and Hopkinton’s Operation Christmas. The goodwill and generosity of many individuals, groups and businesses in our community helped provide a Merry Christmas for many local families. Our Christmas program served …