Clear
79°
Clear
Hi 86° | Lo 60°

Community

Thanks a Million: Our town is awesome

Saturday, August 1, 2015

The Hopkinton Historical Society would like to thank the more than 600 people who came to Hopkinton Village on July 17, 18 and 19 to see Our Town, as well as the more than 70 cast members and volunteers who made it all possible. Directed by Christine Hamm, the play was staged outdoors as part of Hopkinton’s year-long 250th anniversary celebration. Below are some of the many people we would …

Thanks a Million: First aid kits help volunteer drivers

Saturday, August 1, 2015

I would like to express my sincere thanks to Convenient MD on Loudon Road for their generous donation of first aid kits to the Volunteer Driver Program, based in Concord at the Community Action Program. Jon Richardson, the manager at Convenient MD along with the nurses there put a significant amount of thought and time into assembling 30 first aid kits they donated …

Thanks a Million: ‘Service above self’

Saturday, August 1, 2015

On a beautiful summer day on July 21, 84 golfers participated in the 15th annual Rotary Club of Concord Golf Tournament at the beautiful Canterbury Woods Country Club. Over the course of the last 15 years, more than $300,000 has been raised through this event with 100 percent of the proceeds going back into the community through grants made to a wide variety …

Thanks a Million: Play on

Thursday, July 23, 2015

The Weare School Board offers their appreciation and thanks to the scores of volunteers who turned out over the weekend of July 19 to help build a new state-of-the-art playground with fitness component on the campus of the Weare Middle School. Parents, grandparents, young, old, male, female all …

Thanks a Million: True public servant

Thursday, July 23, 2015

I would like to thank DJ Sartwell, who recently retired from the City of Concord Recreation Department after many years. I found out recently when I spoke to David Gill and asked where DJ was. He told me that she had retired at the end of June. I …

It takes a village

Thursday, July 23, 2015

More than 100 community volunteers pitched in to construct the new playground at Weare Middle School over three days. “It really does take a village to educate a child or complete a community project,” said Weare School District …

People for July 24, 2015

Thursday, July 23, 2015

DEERFIELD Jessica Morissette earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Keene State College. DUNBARTON Abigail Cook was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Conn. Timothy Andrews was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute …

Announcements: Marketplace home

Thursday, July 23, 2015

TILTON Location, location The Tilton Winter Farmers Market is seeking a new home. Market Manager Joan O’Connor is looking for a creative, community-spirited partner who can provide a site and site-related services for the coming winter season, December through March 2016. The market was previously located at the …

Thanks a Million: New lights brighten and save energy

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

In just 15 months from the idea’s spark to completion, the Friends of The Audi have upgraded the theatre’s stage lighting to an LED system. The power-saving and cost-cutting LEDs greatly enhance stage lighting capabilities for all future shows. By limiting production expenses, the LEDs will help keep …

Thanks a Million: Nice, clean town

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Thank you to the following individuals, groups and organizations who worked to complete a number of projects during the first annual Bow Pride Week held last month. Everyone pitched in and worked together to clean up, paint up, and fix up the Town of Bow. Cedric Dustin; Mac, …

Birth announcement: Emmaline Currid

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

A daughter, Emmaline McKenna Currid, was born April 30 at St. John’s Regional Hospital in Oxnard, Calif., to Matthew and Sarah Currid of Malibu, Calif. Grandparents are Mike and Sandra Currid of Chichester and Glenn and Paula Rogers of Barnstead. …

Thanks a Million: John Stark is our fairy godmother

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

The Alchemists Workshop thanks the staff, faculty and school board of John Stark Regional High School for their assistance in allowing the Weare/Henniker Youth Theatre to present its 16th summer of musical and film camps on the high …

Thanks a Million: Anniversary success

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

The Old Allenstown Meeting House committee thanks everyone who helped make the Old Allenstown Meeting House 200th anniversary celebration a huge success. It would not have happened without all our volunteers. Special thanks to Steve Fowler and Jay Pritchard for providing the hay ride shuttle. Thanks to all …