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Sunday, December 21, 2014

Christmas parade was a success The 63rd annual Concord Christmas Parade is now history, but I would like to thank so many for coming out to help launch the unofficial beginning of the festive Christmas Season in the greater Concord area. Once again, we had a record crowd of people of all ages come and enjoy the music, entertainment, colorful floats, decorated vehicles, animals, fire and police departments and cartoon …

Heath-VonWilliamsen

Saturday, December 20, 2014

Sarah Heath and Steven VonWilliamsen were married Aug. 24 at the bride’s family camp on Lake Winnisquam. The bride was given in marriage by her father, Glen Heath. Betsy Heath, mother of the bride, officiated the double-ring ceremony. Thomas Heath of Fort Myers, Fla., brother of the bride, was man of honor. Douglas …

DeSantis-Heath

Saturday, December 20, 2014

Stephanie DeSantis and Douglas Heath were married Aug. 8 at the Parish of Saint Philip Neri in Northport, N.Y. The bride was given in marriage by her father. Father Peter Dooley officiated the double-ring ceremony. Erica Bivona of New York, cousin of the bride, was maid of honor. Laura DeSantis and Rebecca DeSantis …

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

The following students earned honors for the first quarter at Hopkinton High School. Grade 12 High Honors: Erik Backe, Tyler Brewster, Emily Calder, Sarah Ewing, Isabel Gesen, Luke Greabe, Mary Hardenbergh, Cydonia Hubicki, Joseph Norris, Nolan Quinn, Zachary Rouleau, Evan Ruderman, Evan Schindewolf, Rebecca Shatney and Christine Spaulding …

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

The following students earned honors for the first quarter at Hopkinton Middle School. Grade 8 Gold: Megan Ellsworth, Allan Faulkner, Anna Hoffman, Myah Kerbyson, Henry Lavoie Alexander Miller, Paul Molnar, Elizabeth Morrall, Cooper Otis, David Reynolds, Abigail Santis, Peter Sintros, Lily Tobin, Mary Trafton, Rebekah Underwood and Clara …

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

New London Nominations due The Lake Sunapee Region Chamber of Commerce is accepting nominations for business of the year and community member of the year. Call 526-6575 or visit lakesunapeeNH.org. The winners will be announced at the LSRCC …

Concord Crier for Dec. 14

Saturday, December 13, 2014

East Side Deadline for Toys for Tots donations is tomorrow ∎ Tomorrow is the deadline for the Marine Corps League of Concord’s Toys for Tots drive. Donations may be dropped off at the VFW or American Legion. Info: Staff …

Town Crier for Dec. 14, 2014

Saturday, December 13, 2014

Allenstown Rehearsals continue for children’s choir ∎ St. John the Baptist has two more rehearsals on Tuesday and Dec. 23 for the Children’s Choir from 6 to 7 p.m. in the choir loft in preparation for the children’s Mass …

Announcements for Dec. 13, 2014

Friday, December 12, 2014

Concord Menorah lighting A 13-foot menorah will be lighted on the State House lawn by Chabad Lubavich on Tuesday at 3:30 for the first night of Chanukah. The ceremony will begin with Rabbi Levi Krinsky being lifted in the air with a hydraulic lift to light the first …

Pittsfield Impact Awards recognize the community’s stars

Thursday, December 11, 2014

At a community awards ceremony yesterday, the seemingly small players that make Pittsfield the rallying community that it is had their moments at center stage in the spotlight of the Scenic Theatre. They ranged from the local business …

Thursday, December 11, 2014

An unforgettable Thanksgiving My most memorable Thanksgiving ever! (and I’m an old lady. . .) It was even more exciting than the year my mother’s oven caught fire! It has given me a whole new perspective on thankfulness. Many thanks to the fast-food workers who hadn’t planned on …

Thursday, December 11, 2014

A big and tall debut The Tall Granite Big Band wants to express a huge thank you to all who helped make our debut concerts this past weekend so successful. In two concerts, more than $5,000 was raised for the Concord Cold Weather Shelters as we played to …

Pittsfield Impact Awards to be held tomorrow

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Pittsfield Listens is holding its third annual Pittsfield Community Impact Awards on Thursday, when individuals and groups will be recognized for making positive changes in town. There will be 15 award categories for the best volunteers, community groups and neighbors. “Community members are lending each other a hand,” …