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Business people

Sunday, March 30, 2014

JOHN WARD, an attorney with the Patch & FitzGerald Law Firm, was elected vice president of the New Hampshire Bar Association’s Workers’ Compensation Law Section for the 2014-15 term. GARY LONG, president of the New Hampshire Renewable Energy Policy Development for Northeast Utilities, has stepped into the position of board chairman of Granite United Way. Long served as the president and chief operating officer at Public Service of New Hampshire from July 1, 2000, to Aug. 1, 2013. JULIE GREENWOOD has been re-elected to a second term as treasurer of the Pope Memorial SPCA of Concord-Merrimack County. Greenwood has served on the board of directors … 0

Derryfield School honor roll

Friday, March 28, 2014

The following area students were named to the winter honor roll at Derryfield School in Manchester: BOW Mason Brummett, grade 11, earned high honors. Samantha Fogel, grade 11, earned high honors. Emma Garfield, grade 11, earned high honors. Haley Cohen, grade 11, earned honors. Gabrielle Brummett, grade 9, earned highest honors. Richard Eng, grade 9, earned highest honors. Benjamin Garfield, grade 9, earned … 0

Letter: A reasonable plan to improve the roads

Sunday, March 23, 2014

A few weeks ago I attended a transportation summit hosted by state Sen. Andrew Hosmer that featured a diverse panel of regional and local community leaders like Jerry Gappens of the New Hampshire Motor Speedway, Greg Goddard of Gunstock Mountain, state Transportation Commissioner Chris Clement and Rusty McLear of Mills Falls. This panel and the 50 attendees all agreed on one thing, and … 0

Ray Duckler: Bug spray and the Grateful Dead simply don’t mix

Thursday, July 18, 2013

"Don’t forget the bug spray.” Bug spray? Did I really say that to my friend? At a show featuring the remaining core members of what used to be the Grateful Dead, who played at Woodstock during the Summer … 4


Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Locke-Carver Milton and Wendy Locke of Pittsfield announce the engagement of their daughter, Jessica, to Jared Carver, son of Kenneth Carver of Gilford and Audrey Carver of Bartlett. Locke earned a bachelor’s degree in family studies from the … 0

This is what a $10 million house looks like in New Hampshire 

Monday, July 15, 2013

Here’s one problem you can kiss goodbye if you buy Camelot on Winnipesaukee, a $10 million spread on Governor’s Island in Gilford: finding space to wrap Christmas presents. There’s a room for that. It’s 17 feet by 25 … 8

Police: 4 injured in N.H. boat crash

Saturday, June 22, 2013

A Massachusetts man was charged with boating while intoxicated following a two-boat collision on Lake Winnipesaukee in Gilford on Friday night that left five people injured, according to Marine Patrol. The details of the crash, which remains under investigation, were not available yesterday. But both boats, one carrying … 0

Belmont High School graduates laugh, hug their way through

Sunday, June 9, 2013

In the last moment of his high school career, Jared Clough of Canterbury got swept up in the enthusiasm of his classmates and – for old times’ sake – gave one last burst of youthful exuberance. Belmont High School officials stood ready to give Clough his diploma, the … 0

Business people for May 20

Sunday, May 19, 2013

JOE FINNIGAN joined AG New England as the new retail pricing manager. He replaces Allan Hulse, who was recently promoted to vice president wholesale merchandising and procurement. Finnigan brings a great deal of retail pricing and computer technology … 0


Thursday, May 16, 2013

Contestants needed Young women between 17-24 years of age are invited to compete in the Miss Kingston, Miss Seacoast and Miss Bedford pageants on July 4 at 6 p.m at The Atkinson Country Club. There are no entry fees and more than $5,000 in scholarships for the winners … 0

Indoor golf club opens above Patrick’s Pub in Gilford

Sunday, March 3, 2013

A new indoor golf club has opened above Patrick’s Pub and Eatery in Gilford, featuring three virtual golf courses. The club is hosting an open house today for potential members and golf fans from 2 to 7 p.m., with a ribbon cutting ceremony at 5 p.m. The club … 0

Fish and Game names Seacoast district chief

Monday, February 11, 2013

Lieutenant Michael Eastman of Gilford was promoted to district chief for the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department’s Law Enforcement Seacoast area district. A conservation officer with Fish and Game for the past 12 years, Eastman was promoted to the rank of lieutenant and assumed his new duties … 0

New England College student competes for Miss America

Thursday, January 10, 2013

A New England College student and Gilford High School graduate will compete this weekend to become Miss America. Megan Lyman graduated from Gilford High School and is now a junior at New England College, according to the Miss America website. Lyman is studying elementary and special education, New … 0