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People for Aug. 5, 2015

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

WEARE Rebecca Morin was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at MCPHS in Manchester. She is studying nursing. Daniel Corsetti earned a doctorate in physical therapy from Franklin Pierce University in Rindge. Serge Boucher was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Franklin Pierce University in Rindge. Christina Campagna was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Clark University in Worcester, …

Announcements: Sign up for town-wide yard sale

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

WILMOT Yard sale The deadline to register for the Aug. 22 town-wide yard sale in Wilmot will be Aug. 20. The cost is $10. For information visit wilmotnh.org. BOW Bible school The Bow Mills United Methodist Church, 505 South St., invites all ages to the Shining Star Vacation Bible School “Summer Spirit Camp” from Aug. 10 through 14 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. …

Community snapshots: Winning work

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Amy Prendergast of Laconia won the People’s Choice Award for her painting “My Zen,” inspired by her daughter, at the Lakes Region Art Association annual art show at VynnArt Gallery & Art Supplies in Meredith. …

Community snapshots: Handmade comforts

Thursday, July 30, 2015

P atternworks in Center Harbor donated skeins of soft yarn to LRGH Auxiliary Sewing Committee in honor of infant twin sisters who died. The yarn was used to make blankets for the hospital nursery. …

Community Snapshots: July photos

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Community members were all about lending a helping hand and sprucing up their neighborhoods. Community snapshots are submitted by “Monitor” readers. If you have photos you’d like to share you can upload them on our photos form or …

Announcements: Stock up on classroom supplies

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Vegetarian cookbook The New Hampshire Spaying and Altering Service, a nonprofit organization, will sell a gourmet vegetarian cookbook, Cooking With Compassion, to raise funds for its low-cost spaying and altering program. The cookbook is $20 postpaid. For more information, call 224-1361. WARNER Don’t miss the sales Pine Rock …

People for July 29, 2015

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

BOW Taylor Grip was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Marist College in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. Lee Miller was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at the University of Minnesota College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences. Derrick Uchida earned a …

Community snapshots: Take to the skies

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

C amryn Dembiec of Gilford flew over Big Lake during the ACE Academy Orientation hosted by WinnAero at the Laconia Airport. More than 50 students from Lakes Region communities participated in the Space Camp. …

Thanks a Million: Excellent concert

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

On behalf of Concord Grange 322, I would like to thank the Nevers’ Band for the excellent concert it presented at Keach Park. The grange was proud to be the sponsor and provide delicious refreshments for everyone. The grange celebrated its 101st birthday, and it was honor to …

Announcements: A hot kitchen

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

HENNIKER Heated kitchen Fire on the Mountain Chili Fest is looking for amateur chili chefs to enters its chili cookoff. The festival will be held Aug. 23 at Pat’s Peak. There is a $15 entrance fee, and winners can go home with $100, $250 and $350 prizes. Applications …

People for July 28, 2015

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

ANDOVER Canon Brownell earned a bachelor’s degree from Ithaca College in Ithaca, N.Y. Henry Bendel earned a bachelor’s degree in sustainable product design from Keene State College. BELMONT Sara Prout earned a bachelor’s degree in industrial design from RIT’s College of Imaging Arts and Sciences in Rochester, N.Y. …

Riding for awareness

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

S usi van Oettingen (right) of Bradford participated in a Hemophilia Federation of America bike ride earlier this month to raise awareness about the hemophilia and other blood diseases, one of which her son suffers from. The ride …

A Concord World War II veteran’s 90th birthday brings family together

Sunday, July 26, 2015

As Fred Osgood’s family gathered together Sunday to celebrate his 90th birthday, the scene was different than it was for previous milestones. Yes, dozens of the World War II veteran and avid outdoorsman’s friends turned out to wish …