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Announcement: Volunteer with Hopkinton schools

Saturday, January 31, 2015

HOPKINTON Help your school The Hopkinton School District facility project is forming subcommittees that will help determine priorities for the district, assist in making important decisions and communicate with the community. The committees are: finance and energy efficiency, education specifications and technology, community partnerships, student service programming and safety. The district is looking for interested community members, parents and faculty to participate in this process. If you are interested in …

S tudents spell suc cess

Saturday, January 31, 2015

S chools across the state are hosting spelling bees. The winning students will go on to compete Feb. 28 at 1 p.m. at the Capitol Center of the Arts in Concord. Want to see your photos here? Email communitynews@cmonitor.com …

People from Alton, Bristol, Belmont, Canterbury, Henniker for Jan. 31, 2015

Saturday, January 31, 2015

ALTON Spencer Goossens, son of Lynda and Timothy Goossens, was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Bates College in Lewiston, Maine. He is a physics major. Kyle Gilbert, Air Force Airman and son of Lisa Gilbert of Alton and Eric Gilbert of Somersworth, graduated from basic military training at …

Henniker Food Pantry says thanks!

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Henniker Food Pantry says thanks! It has been a busy year for the pantry, which serves an average of 140 people a week. The needs have been great, but the wonderful people of Henniker have shown their commitment to feeding the hungry of our community. The pantry would …

Community members thanked for work

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Bristol’s Union Lodge No. 79 masons recently hosted their annual Community Outreach Night, which enables the lodge to recognize representatives of several local organizations that do a great deal towards making the Newfound area a better place to live. The evening started with a wonderful holiday meal followed …

People for Jan. 13, 2015

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

CONCORD Debony Lahue is the new head coach for the Granite State Roller Derby 2015 season. She is a seasoned roller derby skater with extensive skating experience as well as playing and coaching team sports both on and off the track. Austin Erickson was named to the dean’s …

Day care children received great gifts

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

The staff and families of Merrimack Valley Day Care Service would once again this year like to thank the many people who donated holiday gifts for so many of the children that we care for each day. Donna, Mark, the staff and customers of Caring Gifts in Concord …

Announcements for Jan. 14, 2015

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Cancer stories New Hampshire residents are being requested to bring your cancer stories to the State House for the 2015 American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network legislative breakfast next Wednesday. Cancer advocates, survivors and members of the Legislature are invited to attend from 8 to 10 a.m. Legislative …

People for Jan. 15

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

ANDOVER Emily Lance was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Lasell College in Newton, Mass. She is a freshman fashion communication and promotion major. BARNSTEAD Ella Montminy was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Central Maine Community College in Auburn. …

Announcements for Jan. 15

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

HENNIKER Volunteers needed The Henniker Food Pantry is looking for some strong volunteers. Currently the pantry is getting much of its food from the Manchester Food Bank, which saves a considerable amount of money. The pantry is looking for people with a van, SUV or truck who would …

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Contributions served over 80 families Thank you to the many benefactors of the Hopkinton Food Pantry holiday program and Hopkinton’s Operation Christmas. The goodwill and generosity of many individuals, groups and businesses in our community helped provide a Merry Christmas for many local families. Our Christmas program served …

U.S. Navy SEAL from New Hampshire dies during military parachute training

Monday, January 12, 2015

Inside the Marston family home on Auburn Street, the living room was full of people – aunts and uncles, longtime neighbors, former coaches, U.S. Navy officials and TV cameramen. “You’d get home from work, after a full day …

Announcements for Jan. 10, 2015

Friday, January 9, 2015

LACONIA / WOLFEBORO Bereavement support Central New Hampshire VNA & Hospice is offering free seven-week bereavement support groups in two locations beginning in January. One group will meet in Laconia on Thursdays and the other group will meet in Wolfeboro on Tuesdays. Support groups give people the opportunity …