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Concord Crier for March 29, 2015

Saturday, March 28, 2015

PENACOOK Ask an engineer questions about Route 3 road project ∎ City Engineer Ed Roberge will meet with Penacook residents to review the last phase of the Route 3 construction project Wednesday at 6 p.m. in the Penacook Elementary School cafeteria. This phase of the project will cover Village Street between Stark Street and the Manor/Borough Road intersection. ∎ The United Church of Penacook will host a Good Friday service with Living …

Town Crier for March 29, 2015

Saturday, March 28, 2015

Allenstown Help plan History Day event ∎ The Suncook Senior Center will celebrate Easter on Tuesday at 10 a.m. with egg decorating. ∎ The Allenstown Historical Society will meet Wednesday at 6 p.m. at Suncook Business Park off Route 28 on Lavoie Drive. They will discuss the April 15 History Day event, which will be open to the public from 2:30 to 4 p.m. at …

Announcements: Bereavement support counseling

Saturday, March 28, 2015

LACONIA Bereavement support Central New Hampshire VNA & Hospice is offering free seven-week bereavement support groups in two locations beginning in April. One group will meet in Laconia on Thursdays and the other group will meet in Wolfeboro on Tuesdays. Support groups give people the opportunity to discuss and learn ways of coping with their loss, to gain the support of others in …

Announcements: Scouts celebrate

Friday, March 6, 2015

CONCORD Scouts’ honor West Congregational Church and Scout Troop and Pack 81 will have a “Celebration of Accomplishments” on March 8 at 10 a.m. for those who have been involved with Troop or Pack 81. The church has been a longtime supporter of the troop and pack as …

Samaha–Goslant

Friday, March 6, 2015

Samaha–Goslant Peter and Debra Samaha of Concord announce the engagement of their daughter, Stacey Samaha, to Matthew Goslant, son of Kenneth and Lisa Goslant of North Field, Vt. Samaha, of Charlotte, N.C., graduated from the University of New …

Groesser–Kershaw

Friday, March 6, 2015

Kevin and Lori Groesser of Hill announce the engagement of their daughter, Danielle Groesser, to Joshua Kershaw, son of Raymond and Carolyn Kershaw of Springfield. Groesser, of Washington, is pursuing a healthcare management degree at Southern New Hampshire …

Drapeau–Fraser

Friday, March 6, 2015

Dona Boudrias and Ronald Drapeau of Boscawen announce the engagement of their daughter, Kristie Drapeau, to Derek Fraser, son of Elizabeth Laclair and Allen Fraser. Drapeau is the office manager of Steeplegate Eye Care in Concord. Fraser graduated …

Sullivan–Messier

Friday, March 6, 2015

Margaret Sullivan and Philip Messier were married Oct. 11, 2014 at Messier’s childhood home in Hopkinton. The Hon. George Manias, a retired associate justice of the New Hampshire Superior Court, performed the double-ring ceremony. The couple met at …

Thompson–Fletcher

Friday, March 6, 2015

Caitlin Thompson and Jordan Fletcher were married June 28 in Key West, Fla. Ronnie Rupe performed the double ring ceremony. The bride was given in marriage by her father, Mark Thompson. Keelan Henderson of South Carolina was the …

Bird watching

Thursday, March 5, 2015

Two red-tailed hawks, a male and a female, were spotted in Concord’s West End on Friday morning by Margaret Porter. …

People for March 5, 2015

Thursday, March 5, 2015

ALLENSTOWN Meagan Shackelford earned a bachelor’s degree in marketing from Franklin Pierce University in Rindge. BELMONT Tyson Morrill graduated from Paul Smith’s College in Paul Smiths, N.Y. He earned a bachelor’s of science in fisheries and wildlife science. GILMANTON Kathryn Clark was named to the dean’s list for …

Announcements: Apply for nursing scholarship

Thursday, March 5, 2015

LACONIA Nursing scholarship The family of the late Jennifer Cotton Grad, BSN, MS, will be awarding the ninth annual Jennifer Cotton Grad memorial nursing scholarships and are searching for individuals who have the qualities and attributes that she possessed. She was known for having a positive attitude and …

Announcements: Soup supper benefits Friendly Kitchen

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

CONTOOCOOK Soup’s on! 3 on Main, 905 Main St., is hosting Soup for Supper on March 30 from 4 to 7 p.m. to benefit the Friendly Kitchen in Concord. Rick Murphy, a local potter and surgeon, donates the proceeds from his Helping Hands Pottery to the kitchen. For …