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Announcements for Nov. 27, 2014

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

CONCORD Black Friday adoptions The Pope Memorial SPCA is offering pet adoptions at a 50 percent reduced fee tomorrow and Saturday from noon to 5 p.m. Visit popememorialspca.org or call 856-8756. CONCORD For the birds Satisfy the nature lovers and bird enthusiasts on your holiday shopping list and support New Hampshire Audubon by visiting the NH Audubon Nature Store’s Blackbird Friday event tomorrow. The Nature Store at 84 Silk Farm …

People for Nov. 27, 2014

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

ANDOVER Howard Jelleme received a Golden Spike award, the highest honor given to a volunteer, by the Friends of the Northern Rail Trail in Merrimack County at the organization’s annual Self Congratulatory dinner in East Andover. Jelleme most recently removed railroad ties and debris hindering the resurfacing of the newest section of the rail trail leading to its Boscawen terminus near the Hannah …

Announcements for Nov. 28

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

CONCORD Unusual ornaments Beginning Dec. 2, there will be a Giving Tree on the main floor of the Concord Public Library decorated with book ornaments. Each ornament has a specific dollar value. Purchase an ornament and the proceeds raised will be used toward fines that some of our patrons have incurred. Your generosity will help these patrons to start the new year with …

Announcements for Nov. 10, 2014

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

CANTERBURY Kid clothes There will be a kids clothing exchange at the town hall at which local families can pick up free hand-me-down clothing Saturday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. You do not need to donate items in order to receive clothes. There will be clothing for …

Sayer-Crete

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Sarah Crete and Brett Sayer were married June 14 in Plymouth. Michael Callahan, uncle of the bride, performed the double-ring ceremony. The bride was given in marriage by her mother. Patricia Crete, sister-in-law of the bride, of Boscawen …

BenoitRauh

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Douglas and Kimberly Benoit of Concord announce the engagement of their son, Brian, to Lisa Rauh, daughter of Brad and Debbi Rauh of Hudson, Ohio. Benoit, of Atlanta, graduated from Davidson College and earned a master’s degree in …

Corsetti-Gatta

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Glee Anne Corsetti and Thomas Gatta were married Aug. 2 at Mt. Hope Farm in Bristol, R.I. Steve Isherwood, justice of the peace, performed the double-ring ceremony. The bride was given in marriage by her father. Portia Corsetti …

Benoit-Bickford

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Douglas and Kimberly Benoit of Concord announce the engagement of their daughter, Andrea, to Ross Bickford, son of George Bickford and Sally Kirtley of Granby, Conn. Benoit, of Williamsport, Pa., studied pre-med at College of the Holy Cross …

Co-host of NPR’s Car Talk dies at 77

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

One of the hosts of National Public Radio’s popular Car Talk show has died. The news organization said Tom Magliozzi died yesterday of complications from Alzheimer’s disease. He was 77 years old. NPR said Magliozzi and his brother, …

Funeral held for former Boston mayor Tom Menino

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Thomas Menino, Boston’s longest-serving mayor and one of the most beloved, was remembered at his funeral yesterday as “the doer of small things,” a city leader less interested in the national political stage than the daily tasks of …

Announcements for Nov. 4, 2014

Sunday, November 2, 2014

CONCORD Tune in today Concord Community TV will be taking a “hyper-local” approach to Election Day by reporting results specifically on how residents of Concord voted, in a collaboration between community volunteers and ConcordTVstaff. The station’s live coverage will air on local cable Channel 22 and be streamed …

Town crier for Nov. 2, 2014

Sunday, November 2, 2014

Allenstown Town hall to observe new hours starting tomorrow ∎ Allenstown Town Hall will have new hours effective tomorrow: Mondays from 7:30 a.m. to 6:15 p.m.; Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 7:30 a.m. to 5:15 p.m.; closed Fridays. Info: …

Concord Crier for Nov. 2, 2014

Sunday, November 2, 2014

PENACOOK Craft fair at church to feature Christmas items ∎ A Christmas Craft Fair will be held at the United Church of Penacook on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Women’s Guild will offer baked goods, Christmas decorations, gifts, crafts, jewelry and fashion accessories. Additional crafters will …