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Dennis Chesley, co-founder of the New Hampshire Mushroom Company, prepares a customer purchase during the Tilton Winter Farmers’ Market on Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015.

(ELIZABETH FRANTZ / Monitor staff)

Tilton Winter Farmers Market in need of a new home

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Joan O’Connor, the manager of the Tilton Winter Farmers Market, envisions a bright, expansive space for the market. A place with atmosphere, a facility full of sunlight that is reminiscent of Boston’s Faneuil Hall. “I’d love a beautiful building,” she said. “Some kind of a building that gives you mental health in the dead of winter.” But as summer speeds …

People for June 24, 2015

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

ANDOVER Rebecca Lance earned a bachelor’s degree in liberal studies and elementary education from Emmanuel College in Boston. BARNSTEAD Emily Barrett was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at SUNY Oneonta in Oneonta, N.Y. Sydney Robertson earned a bachelor’s degree in international business and logistics form Maine Maritime Academy in …

Super Bowl special delivery

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

R owdie Maloney of Gilmanton, who serves in the U.S. Coast Guard, presented Super Bowl rings to Patriot’s players Julian Edelman, Danny Amendola, Brandon Lafell, Brian Tyms, Aaron Dobson and Josh Boyce at the home of Patriot’s owner Robert Kraft on June 14. more photos: To see more community snapshots, visit concordmonitor.com/community …

Students from Epsom, Franklin, Gilford and Gilmanton graduate from UNH

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

The following students earned degrees from the University of New Hampshire. EPSOM christopher allen, civil engineering; jake gomes, political science; matthew dlubac, information technology, summa cum laude; steven giguere, computer engineering, magna cum laude; Hayley Gelinas, hospitality management. FRANKLIN hillary fifield, secondary education; matthew kaplan, earth sciences; nathaniel …

Gilmnaton man arrested in standoff with police

Friday, June 12, 2015

A routine medical call yesterday in Gilmanton led to an hours-long standoff and the arrest of a local man. Michael Tape of Musket Drive in Gilmanton’s Shellcamp Pond neighborhood was arrested by members of the Belknap County Regional Special Operation Group and charged with criminal threatening and resisting …

Announcements: School board vacancy

Thursday, June 11, 2015

DUNBARTON Board vacancy Dunbarton is seeking a resident who has an interest in serving on the Dunbarton School Board. The position on the board will serve until the next scheduled election, which will be held on March 8, 2016. Interested residents should send a letter including reasons why …

People for June 20, 2015

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

GILMANTON Kimberly Alberico graduated from Nichols College with a degree in general business. Emily Strese graduated from Lyndon State College with a degree in education and liberal studies. Logan Visser was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Worcester Polytechnic Institute. He is a freshman …

Pittsfield and its border towns to host huge yard sale Saturday

Thursday, June 4, 2015

Pittsfield and all of its border towns will play host to dozens of yard sales Saturday. Organized mainly by the Pittsfield Chamber of Commerce, what was 18 years ago a town-wide yard sale has evolved into at least …

Keeping doors open

Thursday, March 26, 2015

On behalf of the Gilmanton Year-Round Library Association, I would like to express my sincere thanks to the Gilmanton community for supporting our warrant article on the town ballot. Your affirmative votes will allow the library to continue providing valued services to all residents. We encourage everyone to …

Announcements: Looking for art judges

Saturday, March 7, 2015

Call for artists The New Hampshire Art Association will hold its next jurying for new members on March 21. The jurying is open to all artists in all mediums and will take place at the New Hampshire Art Association’s Robert Lincoln Levy Gallery located at 136 State St., …

People for March 5, 2015

Thursday, March 5, 2015

ALLENSTOWN Meagan Shackelford earned a bachelor’s degree in marketing from Franklin Pierce University in Rindge. BELMONT Tyson Morrill graduated from Paul Smith’s College in Paul Smiths, N.Y. He earned a bachelor’s of science in fisheries and wildlife science. GILMANTON Kathryn Clark was named to the dean’s list for …

Gilmanton voters at odds over money for year-round library

Sunday, March 1, 2015

Hanging above the children’s section at the Gilmanton Year-Round Library was a banner, strung together with Scotch tape and decorated with bright colors. “KEEP OUR LIBRARY OPEN,” it reads. The sign is dotted with the signatures of its …

A real family treat

Thursday, February 26, 2015

We just wanted to voice our support for the Gilmanton Year-Round Library. What I would like to focus on is how our family and many like ours in town have greatly benefited from the year-round library. This library has been a real treat to our family and we …