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$7,000 raised for Alzheimer’s research

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

With the theme of “Forget Me Not” and a visual of irretrievable dandelion seed-heads floating in to the sky, the third annual run/walk for Alzheimer’s research was held in Northfield and Franklin on May 30. Over $7,000 was raised, thanks to the behind-the-scenes support of numerous businesses, private donations and from registrations on the day of the event. Golden Crest Senior Wellness Resort, once again, presented the largest gathering with …

French Toast for Fathers

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

T he Children’s Center at Presidential Oaks held a Father’s Day French Toast breakfast June 22 for the children who attend the center and their fathers. Presidential Oaks also had public breakfast June 21. …

Announcements: Got Lunch

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

LACONIA Funds for children The Children’s Auction funding was disbursed in four categories to the following organizations. Category 1: Salvation Army, Got Lunch–Laconia, Gilford Police Relief Association, Mrs. Santa Fund, Laconia Police Family Fund, St. Vincent de Paul Children’s Foundation, Christmas Village, Greater Lakes Region Santa Fund, Inter-Lakes Christmas Fund, Got Lunch–Lincoln-Woodstock, Got Lunch–Gilford, Got Lunch–Inter Lakes, Got Lunch–Ashland, Tilton Northfield Christmas Fund, …

Clouthier–Daniels

Saturday, June 20, 2015

Brooke Clouthier and Zachary Daniels were married April 11, 2015, at the Castleton in Windham. Glen Berger, the couple’s elementary school guidance counselor, officiated the double-ring ceremony. The bridge was given in marriage by her father. Katie Clouthier, …

Mr. and Mrs. Stevens

Saturday, June 20, 2015

Robert and Patricia (Jewell) Stevens recently celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary. They were married June 23, 1945 in Concord. The couple celebrated June 13 with an open house for family and friends at Heritage Heights. They have three …

Announcements: Vote for Main Street grant

Saturday, June 20, 2015

WARNER Vote now Main Street BookEnds applied for a $100,000 Chase Mission Main Street Grant. Its application focuses on the needs of the bookstore and the work being done by the nonprofit MainStreet Warner, Inc. To get to the next round, the bookstore needs as many votes as …

People for June 20, 2015

Saturday, June 20, 2015

HOPKINTON Donna Zecha, a librarian at Hopkinton Middle/High School, received the New Hampshire School Library Media Association Service Award for her work on the association’s conference committee and board of directors. She also teaches at Plymouth State University. McKayla Reale, daughter of Su and Steve Reale, will attend …

Barnstead Elementary School Honor Roll

Saturday, June 20, 2015

The following students earned honors for the third trimester at Barnstead Elementary School. GRADE 8 HIGH HONORS: Hannah Robitaille, Mikayla Towle, Rebekah Wheeler GRADE 8 HONORS: Cooper Adjutant, Madelyn Chase, Tyler Chase, Emily Feinberg, Gabrielle Fossett, Haley Gagnon, Laura Hamel, Helen Johnson, Lanni McGrath, Diana St. Laurent, Tovah …

Red Cross and Red Sox

Saturday, June 20, 2015

John Cambray of Belmont was honored as Blood Donor of the Game by the American Red Cross on the field at Fenway Park prior to the Boston Red Sox game against the Toronto Blue Jays on Sunday. …

Thanks a Million: Walk fundraiser benefits MS research

Saturday, June 20, 2015

On behalf of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Greater New England Chapter, we would like to thank the following local businesses for their generous support of the Laconia MS Walk 2015: Annie’s Cafe & Catering, Laconia; CocaCola Bottling, Belmont; Domino‘s Pizza, Laconia; Hannaford’s Supermarket, Gilford; Laconia Ice Company, …

Community Snapshots: Week of June 6, 2015

Thursday, June 18, 2015

People went above and beyond to support their communities this week. Community snapshots are submitted by Monitor readers. If you have photos you’d like to share you can upload them on our photos form or email communitynews@cmonitor.com. Some …

Community Snapshots: Henniker Community School Activity Day

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Students in kindergarten through fourth grade at the Henniker Community School once again enjoyed an action packed Activity Day during the first week of June. During Activity Day, students choose five different activities, including such choices as soccer, …

Community Snapshots: Andover Historical Society presents railroad photography

Thursday, June 18, 2015

A railroad once ran through Andover. Extending from Boscawen to Lebanon, the rail line was constructed in 1847 by the Northern Railroad, and later became part of the Boston & Maine Railroad’s Northern Line. Now as the Northern …