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A Boston Marathon competitor and Boston police run from the area of an explosion near the finish line in Boston, Monday, April 15, 2013. (AP Photo/MetroWest Daily News, Ken McGagh)  MANDATORY CREDIT

Ray Duckler: Doctor, nurses recall Boston Marathon bombings

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

One year ago today, an emergency broadcast at a Boston hospital on Charles Street crackled with chilling words. “Multiple victims. Code Red.” “We knew this was not a drill,” said Deb Trocchi, a registered nurse at Massachusetts Eye and Ear. Trocchi, Maureen Martinez, also a nurse, and Dr. Aaron Remenschneider were on duty at Mass. Eye and Ear when two … 0

Ray Duckler: Couple to return to Boston after a marathon of indecision

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Vicki Miller, approaching the Boston Marathon finish line a year ago today, ducked between two parked trucks and waited for a third explosion. Or, she wondered, maybe gunshots would be fired. She simply didn’t know. Her husband, Tom, two blocks away when the bombs detonated, said he felt the power, and he pushed down hard on his chest with both hands to emphasize … 0

Mr. and Mrs. Pope

Monday, April 14, 2014

C. Robert (Bob) Pope and Karen Wilcox Pope of Pembroke recently celebrated their 50th anniversary. They were married March 30, 1964, at St. John’s Church in Concord. The couple has two sons, Darin Pope and his wife, Sharon Delaney, of Rye, and Ryan Pope and his wife, Barbara Pope, of Concord. The couple … 0

Benton-Burnett

Monday, April 14, 2014

David and Eileen Benton of Pembroke announce the engagement of their daughter, Crystal, to Jake Burnett, son of Theresa and James Holmes of Republic, Mo., and Frank and Dana Burnett of Claremore, Okla. Benton graduated from Pembroke Academy … 0

Arnold-Lipp

Monday, April 14, 2014

Tom and Tootie Arnold of Concord announce the engagement of their daughter, Katherine, to Tyler Lipp, son of Paul and Karen Lipp of Old Lyme, Conn. Arnold graduated from Salve Regina University in 2010 and earned a master’s … 0

Newman-Sandberg

Monday, April 7, 2014

Rick Newman and Diane Poulin-Newman of Nottingham announce the engagement of their daughter, Tricia Newman, to Eric Sandberg, son of Edward and Bileta Hatch of Alstead and the late Stuart Sandberg. Newman graduated from Dover High School and … 0

Spencer-Bernard

Monday, April 7, 2014

Stephen and Lori Bernard of Boscawen announce the engagement of their son, William, to Heather Spencer, daughter of Barbara Spencer of Boscawen and Wilson Spencer of Epsom. Spencer graduated from Merrimack Valley High School in 2009. She works … 0

Boucher-Paine

Monday, April 7, 2014

James and Kathleen Paine of Concord announce the engagement of their son, Michael, to Emily Boucher, daughter of Phil and Penny Boucher of Lee. Boucher graduated from Oyster River High School in 2008 and earned a degree in … 0

Howard-Sisak

Monday, April 7, 2014

Jim and Denise Howard of Concord announce the engagement of their daughter, Bonnie, to Stephen Sisak, son of Bob Sisak and Judy Young of Shrewsbury, Mass., and Carol Sisak of Nashua. Howard attended the University of New Hampshire … 0

Graves-Dube

Monday, March 31, 2014

Kay Graves of Bow announces the engagement of her daughter, Stefanie, to Sean Dube, son of Gary and Janet Dube of San Tan Valley, Ariz. Graves graduated from Bow High School and completed coursework at Southern New Hampshire … 0

Ireland-Smith

Monday, March 31, 2014

Nicole Ireland and Chris Smith of Franklin announce their engagement. Ireland, daughter of Robert and April Normandeau of Lebanon, Maine, attended Noble High School in Berwick, Maine. She is an indie author, freelance writer and blogger at Frugal … 0

Mr. and Mrs. DeStefano

Monday, March 31, 2014

Tom and Nancy (Thompson) DeStefano of Concord recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. They were married March 20, 1954. The couple has two children, Stephen DeStefano and Diane DeStefano. The couple has six grandchildren and one great-grandchild. They … 0

Mr. and Mrs. Vinson

Monday, March 17, 2014

Ralph and Terry (Crocetto) Vinson of Concord recently celebrated their 70th anniversary. They were married March 12, 1944 in New York City. The couple has two children, Richard Vinson of Concord and Robert Vinson of Plymouth, Mass. The … 0