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Thanks a Million: We love our cows and community, too

Sunday, August 30, 2015

The Boscawen Old Home Day was a resounding success, thanks to the broad support of the community and the dedicated efforts of volunteers and businesses. We start with Elektrisola, and their contribution again was enormous sponsoring the Elektrisola Art Show (Laurie Hart and Ashley Green) with hundreds of entries from school children and adults and some great refreshments. They were a major sponsor of the golf tournament (George Downing, captain) …

People for Aug. 31, 2015

Sunday, August 30, 2015

BOSCAWEN Teresa Wright was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Va. BRISTOL Richard “Wink” Tapply will be entered posthumously into the Robert W. Crawford Hall of Fame of the National Recreation and Park Association. He was the first director of the Tapply-Thompson Community Center. CONTOOCOOK Matthew Gleason was named to the dean’s list for the …

Announcements: Ride the waves of history

Saturday, August 29, 2015

CONCORD New exhibit “Riding the Waves of History,” a special exhibit by guest curator Danielle Blanchette on the adventures of the Granite State’s John Cooperider, administrative assistant to four secretaries of the U.S. Navy during NASA’s creation, opens at the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center on Sept. 12 with a 2 p.m. reception. Visitors will be able to meet Cooperider and Blanchette and view images …

Prospere–Marchessault

Saturday, August 15, 2015

Lauren Prospere and Don Marchessault Jr. were married April 25 at Dell-Lea in Chichester. Justice of the Peace John Scuto officiated the double-ring ceremony. The bride was escorted by her mother. Jennifer Prospere of Concord, sister of the …

Concord Crier for Aug. 16, 2015

Saturday, August 15, 2015

PENACOOK Don’t forget to sign the kiddos up for kindergarten ∎ The Penacook Farmers Market will be open Monday from 4 to 6:30 p.m. at the Rolfe House on Penacook Street. The O’Brien Clan will entertain this week. Remember to stop by the Friends of the Penacook Branch Library’s …

Town Crier for Aug. 16, 2015

Saturday, August 15, 2015

Allenstown Games abound at Pow-Wow ∎ The Allenstown Town Clerk and Tax Collector’s window will be open Monday from 7:30 a.m. to 6:15 p.m. and Tuesday through Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. ∎ The Suncook Senior Center will hold a hearing health presentation by Beltone New England on …

Thanks a Million: Love and friendship are fireproof

Saturday, August 15, 2015

We would like to say thank you to the wonderful family, friends, and neighbors for their concern, well wishes, and generosity after the fire that destroyed our home. Love and friendship are fire-proof. We would also like to say thank you to the Belmont Fire Department for their …

People for Aug. 15, 2015

Saturday, August 15, 2015

BOW Andrew Attorri was named to the dean’s list at Union College in Schenectady, N.Y. He is a mechanical engineering major. CHRISTOPHER BAXTER received the national Heywood Broun award from the Newspaper Guild-Communication Workers of America in Washington, D.C. The $5,000 award honors one journalist each year for …

Announcements: Help send a student back to school

Thursday, August 13, 2015

HOPKINTON Like to shop? Hopkinton Human Services is looking for community help. If you would like to shop for back-to-school supplies for a specific student, call Marilyn at 746-5729 or email humanservices@hopkinton-nh.gov. You also may drop off school supplies at town hall before Wednesday or send a donation …

Community snapshots: Blood donor honored

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Merle Drown of Concord was recognized as Blood Donor of the Game at a Boston Red Sox vs. Detroit Tigers game at Fenway Park on July 26. …

Thanks a Million: An opportunity to say goodbye to my cat

Thursday, August 13, 2015

On July 23 around 2:30 p.m. on Black Hall Road in Epsom, my cat was hit by a car. I wanted to say thank you to that person. Accidents happen; I know that this was one of these times, as the woman who hit Boo, stopped and knocked …

Derryfield School Honor Roll

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

The following area students earned honors at the Derryfield School in Manchester. GRADE 12 HIGHEST HONORS: Samantha Fogel of Bow, Emma Garfield of Bow, Natalie Duncan of Concord, Zachary Speigel of Concord and Cameron Huftalen of Henniker GRADE …

Thanks a Million: Taco Bar had most successful year yet

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

The Belmont High School PTO would like to express our sincere thanks to area businesses for their support of our third annual Taco Bar fundraiser at Belmont Old Home Day. This year was our most popular and successful Taco Bar so far! We are happy to see the …