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A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Friday, July 3, 2015

NEIBL result The Weare Nationals U19 baseball team improved to 5-2 by defeating the Nashua Chiefs, 3-1. Andrew Clay went the distance on the mound for the win, giving up one run on five hits while striking out eight. Wesley Lamphere went 2-for-3 with an RBI single and RBI double. Joey Fenuccio scored two runs, while Noah Green added a double and Jonathan Gould had a hit and stole two …

Owen Farm teaches yurt-building to remember a friend

Friday, July 3, 2015

Building a round structure with rectangular lumber is hard. With more than 50 people helping with construction, it’s a little bit easier. And when the finished product, a new yurt at Owen Farm in Hopkinton, is a dream come true, it’s all worth it. Ruth Owen, one of the farm’s owners, had wanted …

Town-by-town fireworks rules, and how disturbances are handled in towns with no regulations

Friday, July 3, 2015

FOR TOWN-BY-TOWN FIREWORKS RULES, SCROLL DOWN. If you’re lighting off fireworks in Concord this weekend, you probably won’t be arrested or summonsed, but police ask that you stay mindful of your neighbors. “In the city limits, you have to understand there are people in very close proximity to one another, and not everybody …

People for June 26, 2015

Friday, June 26, 2015

BOW Trevor Garrett was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Bentley University in Waltham, Mass. He is a freshman. Rachel Kramer was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Bentley University in Waltham, Mass. She is a junior. Nathan Louf was …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Friday, June 26, 2015

Softball champs The Concord U8 girls’ softball team (shown above) won the Grip N’ Rip Invitational Tournament. The Concord FairPoint Pioneers went 3-0 in pool play on their way to a top seed heading into the elimination round. …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Babe Ruth champs Banks Chevrolet became back-to-back champions of Concord Babe Ruth by defeating Aable Restaurant Equipment Service, 3-1 behind the one-hit pitching of Kurtis Stadnicki (win) and Griffin Gilbert (save). Gabe Tobin led the Banks offense with …

Announcements: Summer museums open CONCORD

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Pierce Manse The Pierce Manse, 14 Horseshoe Pond Lane, will be open to the public for regular guided tours Tuesday through Saturday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. through Sept. 5. Until October, the Pierce Manse hosts the free Brigade Lecture Series, the fourth Thursday of each month …

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 …

People for June 25, 2015

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

HOPKINTON Callie Chase will attend Saint Lawrence University. Samuel Coburn will attend NHTI. Zackery Cressy will attend New England College. Jamison Crouch will attend Bentley University. Madeline Cudmore will attend the University of New Hampshire. HOOKSETT David Scarpetti graduated from Nichols College with a degree in sport management. …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Girls’ soccer champions The Loudon Freedom girls’ U16 Premiere soccer team captured the Seacoast Coastal Summer Challenge in Brunswick, Maine, over Father’s Day Weekend. The Freedom had three shutouts in four games, while outscoring their opponents, 9-2. Members …

People for June 22, 2015

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

HENNIKER Alicia Palmer earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology and Chinese from Union College in Schenectady, N.Y. Jeffrey Roach earned a master’s of business administration from North Greenville University in Tigerville, S.C. HILLSBORO Curtis Parker earned a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Clarkson University in Potsdam, N.Y. …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Youth soccer The Seacoast Express United U16 boys (above) won the Seacoast United Maine Coastal Challenge championship this past weekend. The team went 4-0 in the tourney, scoring 10 goals and giving up one. Players on the team …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Monday, June 22, 2015

Youth softball The New Hampshire Comets 12U Blue softball team (15-0) won its third consecutive tournament, capturing the Boston ASA Championships. The Comets finished as the No. 1 seed by defeated the Middlesex Rapid Fire, 6-5, in the …