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The Living Stones perform at the Andover Coffeehouse.

The Scene: An evening of community entertainment

Thursday, February 26, 2015

P erformers at the second Andover Community Coffeehouse on Friday included Wilmot’s Jim James, headliner Kathy Lowe of New London, and the Living Stones from Andover, playing before an audience of almost 90 people. Free entertainment is held the third Friday of each month at the Highland Lake Grange Hall in East Andover beginning at 7 p.m. The March 20 …

Police officer receives honor for heroic actions

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Gilford police Chief Anthony Bean Burpee and the Gilford Board of Selectmen will formally recognize the actions of police Officer Curtis Mailloux at the town hall March 11 at 7 p.m. Mailloux heard a call for a fire at 93 Old Lakeshore Road in Gilford on Feb. 8. He entered the smoke-filled home to retrieve elderly residents James and Patricia Gray. Gilford fire …

Announcements: Apply for Dunkin Donuts scholarship

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Scholarships Dunkin’ Donuts franchisees in New Hampshire are accepting applications to its annual New Hampshire scholarship program. In celebration of the program’s 20th anniversary, Dunkin’ Donuts will award $40,000 in college scholarships to 20 students. The scholarship program is open to any qualified high school senior who is a current resident of New Hampshire and enrolling full time at a post-secondary institution. Special …

Southern New Hampshire University Honor Roll

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

The following area students were named to the president’s list and dean’s list for the fall semester at Southern New Hampshire University. President’s list ALLENSTOWN: Michelle Champagne, Ashleigh Lambert ALTON: Joan Abbott, Carrie Beaton, Danielle Roberts BARRINGTON: Benjamin Emery, Gabrielle Hardekopf, Mark Labombard, Megan Long, Wesley Nevish, Stacie …

Students named to leadership class

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

The Greater Concord Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that 28 students have been selected to participate in the 2015 Capital Area Student Leadership program, a leadership and civics program for high school sophomores, offered each spring. The program encourages students to become active future leaders in …

Franklin High School Honor Roll

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

The following students earned honors for the second quarter at Franklin High School. Grade 12 High Honors: Zachary Cote, Peta Fifield, Lucas Gagne, Stephanie Stanley Grade 12 Honors: Kayleigh Adams, Brianna Blake. Indigo Boulay, Bruce Carey. Holley Carle. Olivia Ceresa. Matthew Daniel, Salena Durette, Douglas Ericson, Ryan French, …

Belmont High School Honor Roll

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

The following students were named to the honor roll at Belmont High School for the second term. Grade 12 High Honors: Nikolai Fernandez, Daniel Iacopucci, Alexandra Lugar, Malia Lundahl, Paige Norkiewicz, Andrew Spaulding and Karl Wieck. Grade 12 Honors: William Byron, Shannon Conway, Bradley Cronin, Misty Crowell, Andrew …

Announcement: Come together to commemorate Ash Wednesday

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

CONCORD Prayer service An Ash Wednesday ecumenical prayer service will be today at 7:30 a.m. followed by a continental breakfast reception at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church on Centre Street. The service will be co-officiated by the Rev. David Abbott, New Hampshire District Supervisor, United Methodist Church in New …

People for Feb. 18, 2015

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

NEW LONDON Emma Tilley, daughter of Patricia and John Tilley, recently pledged to Delta Delta Delta sorority at Centre College in Danville, Ky. NORTHWOOD BILLIE PINGREE won three gold keys and a silver key, HALEY RUTH won a gold key and JULIE SOURYAVONG won an honorable mention in …

Most wanted rodent

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

R ecently, the Merrimack Police Department posted on Facebook that it has a warrant for the arrest of groundhog Punxsutawney Phil of Pennsylvania, who predicted six more weeks of winter, for failing to disclose how much snow would …

Repoli–Majewski

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Michelle Repoli, daughter of Michael and Diane Repoli of Port St. Lucie, Fla., and Ryan Majewski, son of Chet and Shelley Majewski of Shrewsbury, Mass., announce their engagement. Repoli, of Wilmington, Mass., graduated from Keene State College. She …

People for Feb. 16, 2015

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

SALISBURY MARIS WOFSY was nominated by Gov. Maggie Hassan to the occupational therapy governing board. Patrick Monaghan was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Johnson State College in Johnson, Vt. He is a junior. …

Announcements: Last chance to sumbit poetry

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Poetry contest The deadline for submitting your poem for the “Poetry Born of Music” contest of the Center for the Arts: Literary Arts Guild is today. The challenge is to choose and name a piece of music that moves you. By asking yourself where this piece of music …