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Thanks a Million: The work of many for Wilmot Community Association’s Harvest Luncheon

Sunday, October 19, 2014

Work of many Thanks to the work of many volunteers and the participation of several farms in the Kearsarge area, the Wilmot Community Association’s Harvest Luncheon was a tremendous success Diners enjoyed a four-course meal featuring locally grown or prepared foods Sept. 27 at the WCA’s Red Barn. Volunteers were Marion Allen, Diane Beaudoin, Paula Camusso, Ann Davis, Bill and Margaret Doody, Mary Fanelli, Tootie Fleury, Ellie Gregor, Judy Hauck, …

Announcements for Oct. 21, 2014

Sunday, October 19, 2014

GILFORD Heating system tours The New Hampshire Wood Energy Council is sponsoring six guided tours of working wood chip and wood pellet heating systems today through Friday. The tours are free and open to the public, but registration is required at nhwoodenergycouncil.org. The six tours will feature visits to 16 different commercial and institutional sites including public schools, municipal buildings, hospitals, office facilities …

Ray Duckler: Walking me through history, with the help of a cane

Sunday, October 19, 2014

The Boston Post Cane, lying on the mantelpiece in Edith Carr’s Contoocook living room, can be used for a walk in the park, or a stroll down memory lane. So lean on it and take a walk with me, because Carr, who’s 99 years old, is a walking history lesson. The cane she …

Thursday, September 25, 2014

5K fundraiser a win I would like to say thanks to all those who participated in Colby-Sawyer College’s ninth annual 5K Dash & Stroll on Sept. 13. Established in the spirit of fitness and in celebration of the friendship between the college and its neighboring communities, approximately 75 …

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Moving on from opera Dear Friends of Opera North, I want to thank each and every one of you for all of the support that you have shown me during the last six years. There have been many triumphant successes both on stage and behind the scenes and …

People for Sept. 23, 2014

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

ALTON Cody Yelle, U.S. Air National Guard Airman 1st Class and son of Bruce and Carla Yelle, graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas. ANDOVER Laura Young will attend Colby-Sawyer College to study graphic design. Jaguar Sasmito, ROTC cadet at Azusa Pacific University, Azusa, …

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

CONCORD China trip Because of the great response to recent visits to China, the Greater Concord Chamber of Commerce is offering another trip to the Far East. Chamber members and the public are invited to take advantage of the excellent rates for the China adventure, departing March 23. …

Papachristos-Kilens

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Costas and Mary Papachristos of Weare announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah, to Mark Kilens, son of George and Joyce Kilens of Hopkinton. Papachristos graduated from John Stark Regional High School in 2007 and earned a bachelor’s …

Rider-Imbriale

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Thomas and Margaret Rider of Bow announce the engagement of their daughter, Emilie, to Samuel Imbriale, son of Ronald and Karen Imbriale of Jamestown, R.I. Rider graduated from Bow High School in 2006 and earned a bachelor’s degree …

Merrill-Billodeau

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

John and Sondra Merrill of Hooksett announce the engagement of their daughter, Kelsey, to Michael Billodeau, son of Claudetter and the late Randy Billodeau of Bedford. Merrill, of Bow, graduated from West High School in 2010 and is …

Announcements for Sept. 23, 2014

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

CONCORD Host students A German girl who likes canoeing, archery, gymnastics and cooking needs a host family now so she can attend Concord High School this year. A Spanish boy who likes basketball, swimming, chess and athletics needs a host family now so that he can attend Concord …

People for Sept. 22, 2014

Monday, September 22, 2014

BOW Madeleine Horner was accepted into the honors program at San Diego State University. She is a freshman kinesiology major. Angela-Marie Conklin completed an intense, hands-on research project in London titled “Improving Visitor Evaluation at the BPMA.” She is a junior electrical and computer engineering major at Worcester …

Announcements for Sept. 22, 2014

Monday, September 22, 2014

MEREDITH College prep On Oct. 7, Meredith Public Library is launching the College Prep Series, a schedule of free presentations to help families of future high school graduates navigate the difficult process of searching for, selecting, applying to and visiting prospective colleges and universities. The series will feature …