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Chichester Central School Honor Roll

Saturday, April 25, 2015

The following students were named to the honor roll for the third quarter at Chichester Central School. Grade 4 High Honors: Joe Bourbeau, Camden Kunitake, Jim Valotto Grade 4 Honors: Dale Brown, Brayden Casey, Kaydence Corson, Colby Despres, Lydia Jameson, Kelsey Montambeault, Matthew O’Rourke, Michael Strazzeri, Tyler Nolan Grade 5 High Honors: Ryan Ardine, Marshall Hanna, Emma Losey, Allison Miner, Summer Pescinski, Mason Pillsbury, Michael Pitman, Abigail Randall, Nathan Smith, …

Keene State Academic Excellence Conference

Saturday, April 25, 2015

More than 160 students presented their undergraduate research at Keene State College’s 15th Annual Academic Excellence Conference on April 11. This student professional conference is designed to showcase the academic work of Keene State Colletge students and the collaborative work between students and faculty. It allows students to share excellent work with a broad audience, and prepares them for submitting proposals to professional …

Letters for Literature semi-finalists named

Saturday, April 25, 2015

Only 68 semi-finalists for the Letters about Literature competition were named out of 776 students. Students were challenged to write a letter to an author explaining how the author’s work changed their views on the world or themselves. Finalists for elementary, middle and high school levels will be named by the end of the month. Winners will receive $100 from the Center for …

Birth announcement: Orissa A. Lee

Thursday, April 16, 2015

A daughter, Orissa Alejandra Lee, was born March 17 in Los Angeles, Calif., to Travis and Magaly Macias Lee of Hermosillo, Mexico. She joins a brother, Alan Lee. Local family includes a grandmother, Linda Lee; an aunt, Sabrina Lee; and a cousin, Adrianna Higgins of Contoocook. …

testing out new activities

Thursday, April 16, 2015

S tudents at Center Woods Elementary School in Weare recently engaged in a day of enrichment activities on subjects the students might not otherwise experience. They learned about volcanoes, painting a starry night scene, how to care for …

Announcements: Nominate a good citizen

Thursday, April 16, 2015

HOPKINTON Citizen Hopkinton Hopkinton Rotary is initiating an Outstanding Citizen of the Year award in conjunction with the town’s 250th anniversary celebration. The nominees, from any walk of life, must exemplify the Rotary motto of “service above self.” Nominations need to be submitted by May 15 to gaylekimballjd@gmail.com …

Thursday, April 16, 2015

HOPKINTON Maya Bloom, daughter of Eliot and Janet Bloom, was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Wentworth Institute of Technology in Boston. She is a computer science major and mathematics minor. Bloom is also …

Food pantry thanks longtime volunteers

Thursday, April 16, 2015

The Hopkinton Human Services Committee salutes the Hopkinton Food Pantry volunteers whose efforts assist 68 families. Special recognition goes to Arlan and MaryLou MacKnight, who recently retired after almost 20 years of service, and Tamara Saltmarsh, who has coordinated the pantry volunteers for 18 years. ALITA PAINE Hopkinton …

Concord Crier for April 12, 2015

Saturday, April 11, 2015

PENACOOK Sign up now for Spring Fling tables and spaces ∎ United Church of Penacook is renting spaces for its May 16 Spring Fling from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tables inside are $15 and spaces outside without tables are $10. Proceeds support the food pantry and the Open …

Town Crier for April 12, 2015

Saturday, April 11, 2015

Allenstown Learn about the town’s past ∎ The Allenstown Historical Society will hold its annual History Day on Wednesday from 2:30 to 4 p.m. for the public to come in and view old photos and artifacts. ∎ The Suncook Senior Center will hold its annual Volunteer Appreciation Celebration on Wednesday …

Every little bit counts

Saturday, April 11, 2015

The “Make 12 Hours Count” Radiothon for Veterans Count, a program of Easter Seals NH, was an exceptional event that raised more than $125,000 and brought public awareness to the needs of military families in NH. Special credit goes to Jack Heath, who along with Veterans Count volunteer …

Derryfield High School honor roll

Saturday, April 11, 2015

The following area students earned honors for the winter at The Derryfield School in Manchester. GRADE 12 HIGHEST HONORS: Samantha Fogel, Emma Garfield, Natalie Duncan, Zachary Speigel, Cameron Huftalen GRADE 12 HIGH HONORS: Mason Brummett, Lucy Karlin, Jeffrey Baron GRADE 12 HONORS: Matthew Alfano, Haley Cohen, Paul Antuono …

Announcements: Nursing scholarship

Saturday, April 11, 2015

BRISTOL Student scholarships Newfound Area Nursing Association provides scholarships to students living in the surrounding communities. The scholarships are awarded to individuals who are accepted into an accredited healthcare program leading to a healthcare career.The healthcare field must be consistent with the health-related efforts of NANA. Submit your …