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A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Sunday, March 29, 2015

Cap City hoop academy Cap City Basketball Academy will hold a five-week skills and drills clinic beginning today for children of all skill levels from kindergarten to grade 12. The clinics will be held at Bishop Brady High on consecutive Sundays with the exception of Easter weekend, when they’ll be held on Saturday (April 4). Skill levels are: Little ballers (K-inexperienced 3rd-graders) from 9:30-10:50 a.m.; Junior ballers (experienced 3rd-graders-4th grade) …

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 …

Letter: So much for transparency

Saturday, March 28, 2015

Last week was celebrated as Sunshine Week to reflect the need for government to be open and accountable. This newspaper did a great analysis of state and local responses to requests for information. This past week also was the second consecutive year that the Obama administration set a record for censoring government files or denying access to them under the U.S. Freedom of …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Basketball champs The Concord Boys & Girls Club 7/8 boys’ travel team completed a 27-3 season en route to capturing the Division 1 Manchester Suburban Basketball League Championship. Concord defeated Derry B&G Club, Hampstead, Goffstown in the semifinals …

Bow residents to again vote on public safety building

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Five hundred seventy-six written votes were pulled from wooden ballot boxes, counted and found to be just shy of approving a new $5 million public safety facility in Bow during the first session of the town meeting last week. A handful of additional affirmative votes or a motion …

Town Crier for March 15, 2015

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Allenstown Concert inspired by ’50s and ’60s at senior center ∎ The Rockin’ Daddios will hold a concert tomorrow at 12:15 p.m. at the Suncook Senior Center with some of the best-loved songs of the late ’50s and early ’60. For more information, call Leslie at 485-4254. ∎ Servicelink Medicare …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Men’s hockey champs Buffalo Wild Wings defeated Cimo’s, 7-3, to claim the Capital City Hockey League championship. BWW was led by Corey Laroche’s five-goal performance as Dan Arndt and Dillon Emerson also scored. BWW goaltender Tyler Ingerson made …

Brady’s Bell, MV’s Kimball are Players of the Year as basketball All-State teams announced

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Bishop Brady’s Jourdain Bell and Merrimack Valley’s Mayson Kimball were named Division II Player of the Year in boys’ and girls’ basketball, respectively, by the New Hampshire Basketball Coaches Organization. Joe Vachon, after leading the Coe-Brown girls to an undefeated championship season, was named Coach of the Year …

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Monday, March 16, 2015

Youth hockey The Beauregard Equipment Concord Capitals Squirt 3 hockey team (pictured) ended its season by winning the Seacoast Hockey League S5 Tournament, defeating Oyster River, 6-2, in the final. Goals were scored by AJ Fennelly (two), Nick …

Accident in Bow causes brief power outage

Sunday, March 15, 2015

Nearly 900 Unitil customers in Bow were without power for a couple of hours last night after a vehicle struck a utility pole on Route 3A. John Fisher, 57, of Allenstown, one of two drivers involved in the accident, was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated. Fisher …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Sunday, March 15, 2015

College standout Rebecca Beaulieu of Weare scored two goals as she helped the Mount Ida girls’ lacrosse team defeat Simmons College, 10-9. Youth hockey The Beauregard Equipment Concord Capitals Squirt 3 team defeated Mount Washington Valley, 3-2, in overtime. Dan Chase had two goals while Nick Martel had …

Bow: Voters approve full-day kindergarten proposal

Saturday, March 14, 2015

School board and budget committee members saw full-day kindergarten as too much of a financial burden for Bow taxpayers right now, but Bow residents at last night’s meeting voted to take on that burden. Full-day kindergarten, at a cost of $359,036, was approved for the Bow School District …

Division II boys’ basketball: Dominant Green Giants punch ticket to final four

Saturday, March 14, 2015

Bishop Brady was in total control when Brendan Johnson made the play. The Brady senior blocked a jump shot early in the fourth quarter, ripping the ball from Windham’s Joe Frake with just one hand. Johnson came to …