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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 …

Friday, January 9, 2015

Operation Santa aided 200 families

Thursday, January 8, 2015

On behalf of the Peterborough Rotary Club’s Operation Santa Program, we extend our sincere appreciation to our community for making the 29th annual gift drive a huge success this year. The generosity of members of the greater Peterborough community helped so many of our area’s children have a …

Dance warmed spirits

Thursday, January 8, 2015

The Center for the Arts wants to thank the Bradford Country Squares and Don Batchedler for a wonderful evening of square dancing at our January First Friday at Whipple Hall last week. We were delighted with the community turnout on that cold evening. The dancers, with Bachedler’s help, …

Announcements for Jan. 9, 2015

Thursday, January 8, 2015

CONCORD Kids’ skiing The Bill Koch ski league for children ages 6 to 11 runs Fridays through Feb. 13 from 3:45 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. and is a great way to introduce children to cross-country skiing. The league is part of the New England Nordic Association. Children are …

Thursday, January 8, 2015

PENACOOK Village Association offers breakfast and bricks ∎ The annual meeting of the Penacook Village Association is scheduled for Saturday, starting with a breakfast buffet at 8:30 a.m. The meeting will be held at the Merrimack Valley High School cafeteria. Concord Mayor Jim Bouley will be the guest speaker. …

Thursday, January 8, 2015

Allenstown Caregiver support offered at Suncook Senior Center ∎ The Allenstown Historical Society will meet Wednesday at 6 p.m at the Suncook Business Park off Route 28 on Lavoie Drive. The meetings are open to the public. For more …

Thursday, January 8, 2015

Community fufilled Christmas wishes We are once again amazed at the generosity in this community. Concord Human Services is blessed to have so many people reach out to help the children on our Christmas list. We serve families that are in emergency situations and the pressure of the …

People

Thursday, January 8, 2015

CONCORD Jonathan Woetzel was named to the president’s list for the fall semester at Bob Jones University in Greenville, S.C. He is a freshman business administration major. CONTOOCOOK Rachel Rush was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Bob Jones University in Greenville, S.C. She …

Announcements

Thursday, January 8, 2015

Vietnam vet photos Bryan Simmons is trying to collect the missing New England faces for the Vietnam Wall national website vvmf.org, including George Philip Desmarais, born July 24, 1949. He located the Concord High School yearbook for 1967 and found a Philip Desmarais that he believes to be …

Grateful for the public library

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

I wanted to extend a heartfelt thank you to the Concord Public Library staff for years of public service. They are real servants. Thanks to Deb Baker for implementing “Stella,” the new telescope that we enjoyed. MELISSA MAY Concord …