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Black Fly Blitz was a community success

Thursday, May 28, 2015

Thanks to the time and effort of 35 volunteers and 48 sponsors, the Wilmot Community Association’s 11th annual Black Fly Blitz on Memorial Day, May 25, was a resounding success. Proceeds from the Black Fly Blitz support the WCA, which owns and operates the WCA’s Red Barn, a community center, and Timothy Patten Park, a beach and playground. The track and cross-country teams at Kearsarge Regional High School also receive …

Birth announcements: Katelyn O’Brien

Thursday, May 28, 2015

A daughter, Katelyn Clare O’Brien, was born May 5 at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon to Kelly and Patrick O’Brien of Concord. …

People for May 28, 2015

Thursday, May 28, 2015

NORTHFIELD Julia Kehr was named to the president’s list for the spring semester at Champlain College in Burlington, Vt. She is a senior communications major. Angel Natal received an award in business management from Lakes Region Community College. NORTHWOOD Nicole Swindell received an award in pastry arts from Lakes Region Community College. Danielle …

Former Monitor photographer Andrea Bruce chosen for Nieman program

Saturday, May 16, 2015

Former Monitor photojournalist Andrea Bruce, whose work covering the War on Terror for more than a decade has brought her international fame, has been chosen for the 2016 Class of Nieman Fellows. Twenty-four journalists from around the world were chosen by the Nieman Foundation to participate in an …

Concord Crier for May 17, 2015

Saturday, May 16, 2015

PENACOOK Donate puzzles for Whitaker Place residents to enjoy ∎ Activities Director Kim Marshall is looking for puzzle donations for the Whitaker Place residents. They enjoy complete puzzles of all sizes with no missing pieces. Whitaker Place is located on Borough Road. ∎ The Wildcat Regiment Band will hold a …

Town Crier for May 17, 2015

Saturday, May 16, 2015

Allenstown Join in for an easy hike and cook-out at Bear Brook Park ∎ The Suncook Senior Center will host the New Hampshire Humanities Council on Tuesday at 10 a.m. with a dynamic free program call “What There Was Not To Tell,” presented by Edie Clark. This is about …

Weare Middle School honor roll

Thursday, May 14, 2015

The following students earned honors for the third quarter at Weare Middle School. Grade 8 High Honors: Alexa Archambault, Kasey Arnold, Katherine Barnes, Kyle Bowen, Lindsey Brunelle, Tyler Descoteau, Hannah Desrosiers, April Goodwin, Lucas Guerrette, Zachary Hargreaves, Fallon Hawkes, Tyler Hazzard, Kayla Houle, Maeve Hunt, Kali Kolehmainen, Abigail …

Hillsboro-Deering DECA is international champion

Thursday, May 14, 2015

The Hillsboro-Deering DECA team took home two eighth-place wins during the International conference in Orlando, Fla., in April. More than 3,000 teams across the world compete in marketing, finance, hospitality and management challenges. Want to see your photo …

Food pantry donation

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Director of the West Congregational Church food pantry Patti Burwen recieved a check for $797 from the manager of the 30 Pines Market Tedeschi Food Shops for the food pantry. …

Announcements: Volunteer

Thursday, May 14, 2015

CONTOOCOOK Volunteer opening The Contoocook Riverway Association is looking for volunteers to staff its new Welcome Center to open in June at the Contoocook Railroad Depot. The center will focus on bringing visitors to a central location where they can find information about the community, walking/hiking/biking trails, parks, …

Bow Memorial School honor roll

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

The following students earned honors for the third quarter at Bow Memorial School. Grade 8 HIGH HONORS: Eve Anderson, Samuel Berube, Daniel Breault, Emma Conley, Kirpal Demian, Callahan Field, James Jensen, Natalie Kay, Thomas MacEachron, Kylie Murphy, Brenna Novakoski, London Warburton, Jack Wixson Grade 8 HONORS: Spencer Allaben, …

Franklin High School honor roll

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

The following students earned honors for the third quarter at Franklin High School. Grade 12 High Honors: Brianna Blake, Salena Durette, Jacob Gagne, Lucas Gagne, Alyson Gontarski, Lauren Hennessy, Brianna Mercier, Stephanie Stanley Grade 12 Honors: Joseph Caravona, Bruce Carey, Alexis Colpack, Anthony Corey, Zachary Cote, Douglas Ericson, …

Coe-Brown Northwood Academy top 10 students

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Coe-Brown Northwood Academy named it’s top 10 graduates for the class of 2015. The valedictorian for the Class of 2015 is Sarah Curtin, daughter of Mike and Nancy Curtin of Strafford. During her high school career she played …