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Heather French and Cindy Bumford serve lunch to the second-grade students.

Community snapshots: It’s back to school time

Thursday, September 3, 2015

S chool is back in session in Weare, Henniker and in many other New Hampshire communities. …

Thanks A Million: A fantastic show at the Whittaker Place

Thursday, September 3, 2015

‘Mother Goose Rocks, produced by Kim Marshall, activities director of The John H. Whittaker Place, provided a thoroughly unique and hysterical theatrical experience with the residents on Aug. 25. The acting was endearing, costumes were superb and the music provided by Mark Stanzler rocked the house! Smiles and laughter were shared by everyone and completely contagious. An experience I am glad I did …

Announcements: Skate like a pro

Thursday, September 3, 2015

TILTON Skate on Whether you are an old pro who wants to keep up your skills or you’ve never put on skates before, try skating at the Tilton School Ice Arena on Monday nights from 6 to 7 p.m. The first session of Magic Glades Figure Skating Club begins Sept. 21 in Tilton. Tuition is $80 for a six-week session. There are two …

Announcements: Save the coaches!

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

CONCORD Save the coaches The Abbott-Downing Historical Society is seeking donations to purchase seven coaches made by the Abbot-Downing Company of Concord from 1827-1927. The society is $45,000 away from its goal of $100,000 raised by September. Send your tax deductible contribution to the Abbot-Downing Historical Society. …

People for Aug. 26, 2015

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

BOW Andrew Saffian achieved the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest rank in Boy Scouts. He is a member of Bow Troop 75. During the process of satisfying the requirements for the Eagle rank, he performed community service, provided service and leadership for his troop and is currently …

Thanks a Million: Great night out

Monday, August 24, 2015

The Concord Police Department and the City of Concord would like to thank the thousands of people who joined us for our National Night Out event Aug. 4 in Rollins Park. National Night Out is designed to heighten crime and drug prevention awareness, generate support for and participation …

Announcements: Host an exchange student

Monday, August 24, 2015

Be a host Families are needed to host nine AFS students who will arrive Sept. 9. Families provide a bed, meals and the same guidance they would provide for their own child. Sharing daily life with a teenager from another country and culture is a rewarding experience and …

Announcements: Keep your kids busy

Monday, August 24, 2015

BRISTOL Kids’ activities The Tapply-Thompson Community Center has a variety of activities for children and teens, including after-school adventures, youth soccer, soccer for children ages 3 to 5, and youth field hockey. For more information, call 744-2713. MEREDITH Local books The Meredith Historical Society released two new books …

Community Snapshots: Together again

Monday, August 24, 2015

Members of Concord High School Class of 1953 recently gathered at Makris Lobster and Steak House for their 62nd reunion. More than 50 classmates and guests attended. They donated $2,100 to go toward scholarships. …

Community Snapshots: Preparing for the students’ return

Monday, August 24, 2015

Sant Bani School in Sanbornton will unveil a new playground and kindergarten, first-grade, second-grade and sixth-grade classrooms when students return to class Sept. 8. Volunteers pitched in to help build the playground, which was designed by a faculty …

Announcements: Decorate a car

Monday, August 24, 2015

CONCORD Save the coaches The Abbott-Downing Historical Society is seeking donations to purchase seven coaches made by the Abbot-Downing Company of Concord from 1827-1927. The society is $45,000 away from its goal of $100,000 raised by September. Any …

Community snapshots: Feeding the town

Monday, August 24, 2015

President of the Warner Men’s Club Steve Gratton presents $2,500 to Lori Garrett, assistant director of the Community Action Program in Warner for the food pantry. …

Gautreau–Poitras

Saturday, August 22, 2015

Gautreau–Poitras Sandy and Tod Gautreau of Pascoag, R.I., announce the engagement of their daughter Rebecca Gautreau, to DJ Poitras, son of Donald and Jane Poitras of Bow. Gautreau, of Nashua, earned a bachelor’s degree from Rivier University. She …