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Heather and Christian Leary stand outside of their home in Dunbarton where they have lived for the past three years on Monday, April 6, 2015.

(CAMERON JOHNSON / Monitor staff)

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Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Ten years ago, shortly after her wedding, Heather Leary was the subject of an installment of the Monitor series called “Teen Life,” masterminded by former photo editor Dan Habib. The feature included all things teen, like dating, studying, relationships with parents, fashion, drugs and alcohol, peer pressure, college, career choices and so on. The one focused on Leary, though, was …

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 Hampshire. She works at Bard Medical. Goslant graduated from State University of New York at …

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 University. She works at Monadnock Community Hospital in Peterborough. Kershaw, of Washington, graduated from Plymouth …

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 …

Flynn–Mertz

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Ken and Karon Mertz of New Hampton announce the engagement of their son, Kameron, to Kayleigh Flynn, daughter of Steven Flynn of Windham, Maine, and Donna Flynn of Otisfield, Maine. Flynn graduated from Colby-Sawyer College with a degree …

Mr. and Mrs. Armstrong

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Richard and Joyce Armstrong recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married Feb. 6, 1965 at St. Raphael’s Old Church in Manchester. The couple plans to celebrate with their family and friends in the spring. Family includes …

Nguyen–Rachlin

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Allan Rachlin and Vicki Compitello of Concord announce the engagement of their son, Benjamin Rachlin, to Jaclyn Nguyen, daughter of Lan and Thanh Nguyen of Honolulu, Hawaii. Nguyen, of Wilmington, N.C., graduated from the University of Hawaii at …

Repoli–Majewski

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Michelle Repoli, daughter of Michael and Diane Repoli of Port St. Lucie, Fla., and Ryan Majewski, son of Chet and Shelley Majewski of Shrewsbury, Mass., announce their engagement. Repoli, of Wilmington, Mass., graduated from Keene State College. She …

Scala-Smith

Saturday, January 17, 2015

Courtney Scala and Zachery Smith were married Sept. 7, 2013, at Jackson Village Church in Jackson. The Revs. William Torrey and Margaret Weis performed the double-ring ceremony. The bride was given in marriage by her father. Margaret Teller …

Dougherty-Andrus

Saturday, January 17, 2015

Kristin and Richard Dougherty of Northfield announce the engagement of their daughter, Keelin Dougherty, to David Andrus, son of Frank and Jan Andrus of Sanbornton. Dougherty, of Northfield, graduated from Bay Path University in 2014 and will expects …

Del Giudice - Chacona

Saturday, January 17, 2015

Emily Del Giudice and Josh Chacona were married Sept. 6, 2014, at the Holden Inn in Wellfleet, Mass. Craig Wilkening, friend of the bride and groom, performed the double-ring ceremony. The bride was given in marriage by her …

Mr. and Mrs. Cate

Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Mr. and Mrs. Cate Frank “Pete” and Judith Cate recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married Dec. 31, 1964, in Hillsboro. They have two children: Jason Cate of Hillsboro and Patrick Cate of Campton. They also …

Wilson - Vinson

Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Wilson-Vinson Rick and Mary Vinson of Concord announce the engagement of their son, Bobby Vinson, to Juliet Wilson, daughter of Nella and the late Daniel Wilson of Middletown, Conn. Wilson, of Lenox, Mass., received an undergraduate degree in …