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During the Laconia Historical and Museum Society's Photo ID Day, more than 800 images had people, places and events identified by nearly 100 volunteers. The society had 2,000 images available for review. The identified images will be scanned and uploaded to the society's database.

Community snapshots: Mystery solved

Friday, August 28, 2015

D uring the Laconia Historical and Museum Society’s Photo ID Day, more than 800 images had people, places and events identified by nearly 100 volunteers. The society had 2,000 images available for review. The identified images will be scanned and uploaded to the society’s database. …

Announcements: Vets help vets

Friday, August 28, 2015

Veteran volunteers Rockingham VNA and Hospice in Exeter will offer hospice veteran volunteer training on Fridays beginning Sept. 18. Veterans can help veterans who have a terminal illness. For information, call Martha Carlson at 772-2981, ext. 140. CONCORD Parks and Rec Concord Parks and Rec has programs for all ages, including toddler open gym, preschool yoga, flag football, yoga, Zumba, “Nature Babes,” and …

Announcements: Play ball!

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

CONCORD Play ball! The Lightning Softball League will have tryouts for the youth 14 team Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. at Martin’s Field, 37 Iron Works Road, Concord. For more information, call Mark Taylor at 520-4506. LACONIA Excellent kids The Laconia Boys and Girls Club received an award of excellence from the Lakes Region Planning Commission. Its mission to inspire and enable all young …

Community snapshots: Handmade comforts

Thursday, July 30, 2015

P atternworks in Center Harbor donated skeins of soft yarn to LRGH Auxiliary Sewing Committee in honor of infant twin sisters who died. The yarn was used to make blankets for the hospital nursery. …

Thanks a Million: Lots of lunches

Thursday, July 30, 2015

With all the crazy things going on in this world, the people of Laconia can be proud of the way this community works together, cares about one another and makes things happen. Five years ago, this community had around 67 percent of our children qualifying for free and …

Suspect in Belmont hacking deaths found unfit; state given one year to restore

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

A Belmont man accused of hacking his mother and brother to death two years ago has been found unfit to stand trial – for now. Shawn Carter, 33, was scheduled for a competency hearing Thursday in Belknap County Superior Court, but attorneys on both sides have called it …

People for July 29, 2015

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

BOW Taylor Grip was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Marist College in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. Lee Miller was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at the University of Minnesota College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences. Derrick Uchida earned a …

Community snapshots: Take to the skies

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

C amryn Dembiec of Gilford flew over Big Lake during the ACE Academy Orientation hosted by WinnAero at the Laconia Airport. More than 50 students from Lakes Region communities participated in the Space Camp. …

Announcements: Stock up on classroom supplies

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Vegetarian cookbook The New Hampshire Spaying and Altering Service, a nonprofit organization, will sell a gourmet vegetarian cookbook, Cooking With Compassion, to raise funds for its low-cost spaying and altering program. The cookbook is $20 postpaid. For more information, call 224-1361. WARNER Don’t miss the sales Pine Rock …

Lakes Region Community College honors

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

The following area students were named to the president’s and vice president’s lists for the spring session at Lakes Region Community College. BARNSTEAD: Natasha Kendall, Shayla Locke BELMONT: Ashley Brake, Chris Christo, Jessic Coutu, Davita Elliott, Joanna Frangiudakis, Elijah Gravenhorst, Brielle Moore, Kurt Oberhausen, Cindy Reid, Ryan Shurtleff, …

Letter: Where’s the CCSNH data?

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

On Friday, Chairman Paul Holloway of the Community College System of New Hampshire wrote, among other things, that CCSNH was modernizing its “systems so that we can enhance the services and programs we offer students and compete effectively on the basis of cost and offerings” (Monitor Forum, July 24). …

Trump continues straightforward campaigning in front of overflow Laconia crowd

Friday, July 17, 2015

In front of an overflow crowd in Laconia on Thursday evening, Donald Trump continued to unapologetically tout his deal-making ability, calling the recent nuclear agreement with Iran “a disaster.” And after filing his personal financial disclosure with the …

People for July 14, 2015

Monday, July 13, 2015

HOOKSETT Danielle Souza was named to the president’s list for the spring semester at Georgia Southern University in Statesboro, Ga. HOPKINTON Mary Hardenberg will attend the University of Virginia. Eric Hauschild will attend SUNY College of Environmental Science …