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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 about the program, visit Special Olympics … 0

Business people

Monday, July 21, 2014

John barthelmes and gretchen grappone were elected as new members of the board of directors of Riverbend Community Mental Health at the annual meeting June 26. Tenley callaghan recently joined the firm of Cleveland, Waters and Bass, P.A. of Concord, as senior attorney. Ann Carlson, vice president and business development officer at Meredith … 0

Man charged in Gilford burglary

Thursday, July 17, 2014

The police said a 21-year-old man broke in to a Gilford home, scuffled with a resident inside and fled the scene. Isaiah Hughes, 18, with no known address, was arrested early Wednesday morning and charged with burglary, a felony, and misdemeanor charges of resisting arrest or detention and breach of bail conditions. About 3:30 a.m., a female caller told the police she had … 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

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