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Business people for Aug. 11, 2014

Sunday, August 10, 2014

Julie Baron of Gilford, president and CEO of the New Hampshire Make-A-Wish Foundation, and Donna murry of Meredith, vice president and investment officer at Bank of New Hampshire, recently joined the Leadership Lakes Region Board of Directors. Both women are graduates of the leadership program. Tom Clairmont, president and CEO of LRGHealthcare of Laconia, recently announced his retirement after 25 years as CEO and 43 years with LRGHealthcare. John Getts was recently named president and CEO of Home Health & Hospice Care, which serves 25 communities in southern New Hampshire. William Howard of New London was recently named director of food services at Summercrest Senior … 0

Business notes for Aug. 11, 2014

Sunday, August 10, 2014

Meredith Village Savings Bank recently announced the winners of its annual community photo contest. The winning photographs will be published on the bank’s website, Facebook pages, 2015 wall and desktop calendars, and note and holiday cards. Local winners include Bonita Carnivale of Gilford, Joanna DeCesare of Gilford, Gerry Fagon of Laconia, Christina Kolb … 0

Business notes for July 28, 2014

Monday, July 28, 2014

Paradigm Plumbing, Heating & Air Conditioning Inc. of Hooksett recently acquired Sensible Plumbing & Heating of Goffstown. U.S. Cellular will donate $1 million to teachers’ classroom projects through its Calling All Teachers program, in collaboration with To participate, New Hampshire teachers must affiliate with U.S. Cellular at and post their classroom needs between Aug. 11 and Sept. 21. For more information … 0

Business people

Sunday, August 25, 2013

GARY RICHARDSON was named the Best Lawyers’ 2014 Concord Personal Injury Litigation-Plaintiffs Lawyer of the Year. Richardson is an attorney with Upton & Hatfield in Concord. GREG LEGIEr of Hillsboro joined Lake Sunapee Bank as vice president, commercial … 0

Business notes

Sunday, August 25, 2013

THE TECHOUT COMPETITION, organized by the New Hampshire High Tech Council and the abi Innovation Hub, is open to any startups that have been in business for fewer than three years, raised less than $250,000 in funding and … 0


Saturday, August 17, 2013

CONCORD Mentors wanted The Circle Program is looking for mentors. This program pairs girls with women volunteer mentors from their community. They meet at least twice a month during the school year to help the girls find opportunities to develop new skills, explore new interests, give back to … 0

1 dead, 4 injured in Gilford crash

Thursday, August 8, 2013

One person is dead and four others are injured after a three-vehicle crash in Gilford. The victims’ names have not been made public. The police said two cars and a sport utility vehicle were involved in the crash on Route 11 about noon yesterday. WMUR reported that the … 0

Business people for Aug. 5

Sunday, August 4, 2013

DANIEL CREAN of Pembroke, attorney, wrote two chapters of the American Bar Association’s new treatise “Town and Gown: Legal Strategies for Effective Collaboration.” The first of these chapters examines legal and practical issues involved in the use of … 0

Crumbling Kimball Castle may be demolished; supporters hope for its restoration

Friday, July 26, 2013

Kimball Castle in Gilford may not have a fairy-tale ending worthy of its once-majestic walls. Town officials deemed the castle on Lake Winnipesaukee unsafe in April and presented the owners with the option to either demolish it or … 3

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