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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 …

Thanks a million: Car show shined despite weather

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Car show shined With a predicted gloomy day which turned out to be a warm, sunny and humid Saturday, the Kiwanis Club of Concord held its 29th Annual Kiwanis Antique & Classic Car Show at NHTI, Concord’s Community College. More than 200 show cars were entered in 21 …

Book-It! race in Meredith a sucess

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Book-It! race great The Friends of the Meredith Library’s third annual “Book-It!” race was a wonderful success due to the efforts of the following: our volunteers – Tom Allen, Erin Apostolos, Ann Butler, Pam Coburn, Cliff Dickinson, Micci Freyenhagen, Christopher Leland, Linda Matson, Joyce Messer, Carol Moritz, Ray …

People for Sept. 17, 2014

Thursday, September 18, 2014

NEW LONDON Melanie Corley completed a summer internship with NCTV 10 in Newport. She is a student at Colby-Sawyer College in New London. Shaun Miller completed a summer internship with New London Water Department. He is a student at Colby-Sawyer College in New London. Colleen Clausen will attend …

Program seeks host families for exchange students

Thursday, September 18, 2014

CONCORD Host students A German girl who likes canoeing, archery, gymnastics and cooking needs a host family now so that 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 …

Merrimack County Day of Caring

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Granite United Way recently held its annual Day of Caring. A record 450 volunteers completed 64 wish list projects, including gardening and painting at Penacook Community Center; cleaning out stalls, fixing paddocks and painting at Live and Let …

Wells-Cole

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Warren and Paula Wells of Loudon announce the engagement of their son, Gregory Wells, to Tina Cole, daughter of Larry and Deb Cole, of Ayer, Mass. Wells received an associate degree in fire science from NHTI-Laconia. He is …

Ragazzo-Blaschik

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Jennifer Ragazzo and John Blaschik were married July 12 at Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church in New London. The Rev. Robert Biron officiated the double-ring ceremony. The bride was given in marriage by her father, Robert Ragazzo. …

Town Crier

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Allenstown Senior center moves to new Epsom location ∎ The Suncook Senior Center is pleased to announce they have a new location at 398 Blackhall Road in Epsom. All of the center’s activities will begin taking place in Epsom …

Concord Crier

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

PENACOOK Public library offering backpack, book program ∎ Erik Ray Gustafson, Montana bluesman, will perform at the Penacook Village Farmers Market tomorrow, which runs 4-6:30 p.m. at the Rolfe House, 11 Penacook St. Info: penacook.org. ∎ The Concord Public Library is offering a free backpack to any Concord or Penacook …

People for Sept. 15, 2014

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

CONCORD Lisa Marie Lavalliere earned a bachelor’s degree in radiologic sciences from the College of Health Sciences and Human Services, Midwestern State University, in Wichita Falls, Texas. John Bryck was named a semifinalist in the 2015 National Merit …