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Tillotson Fund awards $575,000 in grants to 16 groups

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Pittsburg will receive $25,000 to build a gazebo and walking path at the town park as part of more than $575,000 in grants awarded by a charitable foundation to 16 organizations and projects throughout New Hampshire and bordering communities in Vermont and southern Quebec. The grants are from the Neil and Louise Tillotson Fund of the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation. The fund aims to benefit education, economic development and help …

Alton Central School Honor Roll

Saturday, April 18, 2015

The following students earned honors for the second trimester at Alton Central School. Grade 8 High Honors: Mackenzie Burke, Gabriella Guzman, Caleb Piwnicki, Isabelle Tinkham Grade 8 Honors: Kristopher Argiropolis, Zachary Bennett, Tyler Bredbury, Brianna Brown, Stephanie Chambers, Jackson Connors, Abigail DelGreco, Randolph Dyer, Devanee Guruge’, Nadia Huggard, Emilee Johnson, Tucker Kiersead, Teagan Mostoller, Ella Roberge, Lucas Therrien, Maxwell Tuttle, Emma Wentworth Grade …

Epsom Central School Honor Roll

Saturday, April 18, 2015

The following students earned honors for the second term at Epsom Central School. Grade 8 High Honors: Madison Bennett, Abigail Downey, Emily Duffy, Alyssa Hubbard, Katherine Muise, Katelyn Young Grade 8 Honors: Christian Army, Jarrod Bingham, Jane Bradley, Connor Canning, Autumn Chase, Macey Cotnoir, Hunter Evans, Nathan Lamontagne, Kassidy Larson, Kelsey Larson, Benjamin Lewis, Connor Manteau, Jakob Mavity, Hannah May, Erin McFarland, Lucciano …

People for April 3, 2015

Friday, April 3, 2015

ANDOVER Karen Niemyer designed the winning logo in the Strawberry Festival logo contest. She is an assistant teacher at Kearsarge Regional Middle School in Sutton. The festival will take place June 27 in New London. DEERING Jennifer Conn, a junior psychology major at James Madison University, spent spring …

Announcements: Sign up for spring YMCA sessions

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

CONCORD YMCA sign-ups Sign-ups for the community for the Spring II session begin April 6 at the Concord Family YMCA. Find programs and activities to meet your goals for fitness, well-being and fun. Stop by the Welcome Center, call 228-9622 or visit atconcordymca.org for more information. Wear blue …

Perry helped install monument, headstone

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

The members of the Allenstown Historical Society thank Sarah Anne Perry for all the help with the society’s restoration of cemeteries. Perry Brothers Monuments donated, inscribed and installed a beautiful monument at the site of an unknown Civil …

Goal met with wine and cheese, auction

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

The Circle of Friends of the Pillsbury Free Library in Warner wish to thank the many people who attended our Wine and Cheese/Silent Auction event held at the library the evening of March 21. The library was packed …

Birth announcements: Parsons and Goff

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

A son, Daniel Coish Parsons, was born March 30, 2015, at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon to Alice Coish and Simon Parsons of New London. A son, Jamison Michael Goff, was born March 23, 2015, at Concord Hospital to Sarah Coyle and Eric Goff of Pembroke. …

Community briefs for April 2, 2015

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

FRANKLIN Book grants Paul Smith School was one of four New Hampshire schools to receive a $25,000 book grant from the Children’s Literacy Foundation. The CLiF Year of the Book sponsorship supplements literacy curricula at schools with high percentages of students scoring below state standards on reading and …

People for April 2, 2015

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

EPSOM Karyn Veinotte was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at the University of Maine at Farmington. GILFORD Emily Lamot was inducted to the Alpha Chi Epsilon chapter of Lakes Region Community College Phi Theta Kappa honor society. Daniel Wright graduated from James Madison University …

Thanks a Million: Community support of Heritage Fund

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

The Belmont Heritage Commission is grateful to citizens for again supporting the Heritage Fund. As written for the newest town report, we have returned $3 for each dollar invested since 2005 through grants and fundraising, besides hundreds of locally volunteered hours annually. Public thanks are also due to …

Announcement: Host family needed

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

CCI-Greenheart is currently seeking a family to host a 16-year-old girl from Kyrgyzstan for the 2015-2016 school year. Her interests are tennis, skiing, drawing and painting. She enjoys family pets and has no allergies. She speaks English well and will have her own spending money and medical insurance. …

People for March 30, 2015

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

ANDOVER Madison Powers was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Colgate University in Hamilton, N.Y. She is a biochemistry major. BELMONT Daniel Iacopucci was selected as one of two New Hampshire youth volunteers to receive the Prudential Spirit of Community Award. He created a …