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Tuesday, September 2, 2014

WEBSTER Help a neighbor The Dugan Family fundraiser will be held Sept. 12 from 6 to 10 p.m. at the Webster Town Hall, 945 Battle St. All proceeds will benefit Tim and Sarah Dugan of Loudon; Tim was diagnosed with stage 4 cancer and is undergoing chemotherapy. There will be a pasta station … 0

Bow woman celebrates her “nearly 100th” birthday with family

Saturday, August 30, 2014

Dora Provencal Bresaw, of Port Charlotte, Fla., formerly of Bow, celebrated her “nearly 100th” birthday at the Common Man Restaurant with her family and friends while visiting New Hampshire for the summer. Bresaw has three children, seven grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and 17 great-great-grandchildren, with one more due this year. She will officially celebrate … 0

People

Monday, August 11, 2014

WEARE Kelsey Francher earned a bachelor’s degree in criminology from Merrimack College in North Andover, Mass. Holly Aleksonis was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at the University of Mary Washington in Fredericksburg, Va. She is a junior. Sydney Getzin earned a bachelor’s degree in … 0

Monday, August 11, 2014

headline Saturday, July 12, Central NH Bicycle Coalition (CNHBC) held an Earn-A-Bike distribution day. On distribution day, we match transportation-challenged folks with bicycles in hopes that they’ll be less tranportationally challenged. We provided training and bikes for seven individuals. None of this could have happened without the generous … 0

Monday, August 11, 2014

‘Book-It’ road race The Friends of the Meredith Library are seeking sponsorship and volunteers for the third annual “Book-It!” 5K Road Race to be held Aug. 30 at Community Park in Meredith. This popular family event attracts more than 100 runners and walkers each year. All proceeds from … 0

Announcements

Monday, August 11, 2014

PENACOOK Face lift United Church of Penacook is getting a facelift. Previous re-painting efforts haven’t lasted since today’s paints don’t adhere well to wood siding that dates back to 1858, so the church is replacing the wood with fiber cement board siding. Homescapes of New England, Nottingham, will … 0

People

Saturday, August 9, 2014

ANDOVER Laurie Zimmerman published a collection of her poems and was honored as an annual book award winner in the poetry series of Quercus Review Press, a California publishing house. She is a member of the English department … 0

Announcements

Thursday, August 7, 2014

Blood needed The American Red Cross encourages all eligible blood donors to make an appointment to donate blood soon to help prevent a shortage. During the summer months, on average, about two fewer donors give blood at each Red Cross blood drive than what is needed to meet … 0

People

Thursday, August 7, 2014

PENACOOK Lacey Byron earned a master’s degree in education from Merrimack College in North Andover, Mass. Brendan Newcott was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Florida Institute of Technology in Melbourne. Melissa Gifford, daughter … 0

Spofford-Pickering

Thursday, August 7, 2014

Spofford- Pickering Lynnette Spofford and Andrew Pickering were married May 24 at Cherry Creek in Denver, Colo. Tate McMillan performed the double-ring ceremony. The bride was given in marriage by her parents. Katie Presti of Colorado was maid … 0

Hopkinton Middle/High School Honors

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

The following students earned honors in the fourth quarter at Hopkinton Middle / High School: Grade 12 High Honors: Katherine Andrew, Nicole Cullinan, Emma Donahue, Brian Hauschild, Hannah Hughes, Gordon MacDonald, JordanRose Mack, Brittany Marshall, Jacob Mechaber, Elyssa Morse, Hannah Needleman, Joshua Salzberg, Paige Scammon, Amy Sharpe and … 0