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Northfield D.A.R.E. program receives grant

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Northfield Police Chief John Rafaelly (far left), along with Sgt. Jennifer Adams (center) and Officer Adam Seligman (second from right), recently received a grant supporting the D.A.R.E program from 3M employees (from left) Peter Masterson, Candy Robinson, Jennifer Snyder, Susan Laflamme and Plant Manager Joe LaPlante. The D.A.R.E program will hold its National Night Out Northfield Fair on Aug. 5 … 0

Coe-Brown Northwood Academy Honors

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

The following students earned honors in the fourth quarter Coe-Brown Northwood Academy in Northwood: Grade 12 Highest Honors: Jessie Carney, Cassidy Gagne, Emilee Gancarz, Julia Helton, Ashley Lewis, Abigail MacCallum, Virginia Scarponi and Kyle Turcotte Grade 12 High Honors: Connor Bell, Emily Blad, Benjamin Butcher, Samantha Corwin, Katharina Cozine, Matthew Cunningham, Emily Davis, Domenica DeLuca, Justin Demers, Melissa Fallon, Samuel Fortier, Mary Fowler, … 0

Announcements

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

CONCORD Thrift shop hours The Chapter Two thrift shop at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church will be open Sunday from 9 a.m. to noon. Back-to-school merchandise is featured this month. The shop offers boutique items, gently used clothing, shoes and accessories for children, men and women, plus small household items. Regular store hours are Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Centre Street … 0

Thanks a million

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

CRVNA appreciation The family of Peggy-Ann Reid would like to thank all of the wonderful nurses, LNAs and staff of the CRVNA community hospice program for the patient and loving home care provided to her during her illness. Jenn, Kendra and Missy, please accept our heartfelt and eternal … 0

CATCH Housing celebrates 25th anniversary

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

CATCH Neighborhood Housing celebrated its 25th anniversary June 17 at Bektash Shriner’s Hall in Concord. Over 200 people attended, including founding and current board members, current residents of CATCH properties, donors, volunteers, community members and friends. CATCH is … 0

The Alchemists’ film project shooting in Henniker

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

The Alchemists’ Workshop’s Community Films project “Teachers: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly” is shooting this week at the one-room Quaker School House in Henniker. From left: David Mercier of Henniker plays the bully, Brenna Getzin of … 0

Paddle board clinic held at Timothy Patten Park

Friday, July 18, 2014

A paddle board clinic was held at the Wilmot Park Association’s Timothy Patten Park on June 28. The WCA collaborated with John Schlosser of Kayak Country Paddlesports for the free clinic, where eight participants joined Schlosser on the … 0

People

Friday, July 18, 2014

CONTOOCOOK Amy Bammarito earned honors for the spring semester at the New England School of Communications in Bangor, Maine. DEERFIELD Benjamin Fisher, Air Force Airman and son of Cathleen and Bill Perron, graduated with honors from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. DUNBARTON … 0

Bear-Paw Regional Greenways organized recent paddle

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Bear-Paw Regional Greenways of Deerfield recently hosted a paddle on Wild Goose Pond at Graylag Cabins in Pittsfield. Nearly 20 paddlers joined Mark West, Bear-Paw Regional Greenways board member and wetland scientist, to explore the pond and its … 0

Rundlett Middle School Honors

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

The following students earned honors in the fourth quarter at Rundlett Middle School: GRADE 8 Honors: Ram Acharya, Joshua Adams, Zoe Alberici, Grace Allaire, Skyelar Asselin, Ceylan Ayan, Sarah Aznive, Brianna Bailey, Phoebe Baker, Madeleine Beaujouan, Sarah Beaulac, Cameron Beaupre, Chloe Bemis, Owen Bissonnette, Jordan Blanchard, Orrin Bliss, … 0

People

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

CONCORD Sarah Robinson, daughter of Dennis and Jane Vachon, graduated from Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth.  She was awarded the dean’s medal for academic excellence and was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society. She will … 0

Local dance students accepted into prestigious program

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Two dance students from Eastern Ballet Institute of Concord were accepted into the Pre-Professional Training program at Boston Ballet School after auditioning this spring. The prestigious year-round program requires students to train six days per week. The two … 0

People

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

WINNISQUAM Alexandre Roy, cadet and son of Mr. and Mrs. Scott Roy, graduated from the U.S. Military Academy. While at West Point, he concentrated his studies in geospatial information science. He was commissioned as a second lieutenant in the U.S. Army within the Army Aviation branch and will … 0