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People for Aug. 3, 2015

Sunday, August 2, 2015

CONTOOCOOK Brett Power earned a bachelor’s degree of music in sound recording technology from the University of Massachusetts-Lowell. Marissa Bohlman was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Clark University in Worcester, Mass. DUNBARTON Meghan Casey earned a doctorate in physical therapy from Franklin Pierce University. EPSOM William Coyne was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at MCPHS in Manchester. He is pursuing a …

Laconia’s 2015 Motorcycle Week rally loses money

Saturday, August 1, 2015

Laconia’s Motorcycle Week ended with the rally losing money for the first time since 2007. City Manager Scott Myers said staging the event cost almost $150,000 and made just over $146,000. NH1.com reported Laconia typically uses a portion of the profits from the rally to purchase new items for the police and fire departments. Myers attributed the losses to an increase in costs …

Announcements: Support NAMI NH

Saturday, August 1, 2015

CONCORD Charity yard sale Concord Peer Support, a wellness center for people in Merrimack County facing mental health challenges, will host a yard sale Sept. 5 at 55 School Street. Concord Peer Support is a free resource that is listed on the National Alliance on Mental Illness and the New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services websites. All funds raised from the …


Saturday, June 13, 2015

Ray and Lori Boelig of Laconia announce the engagement of their son, Derek Boelig to Cristina Cannella, daughter of Sal and Cheryl Cannella of New Hyde Park, N.Y. Cannella, of Hoboken, N.J., earned a degree in integrated business …

Fundraiser supports 15 children’s meals

Friday, June 12, 2015

We not only live in a beautiful resort area, surrounded by the beauty of the mountains and lakes but we also live in a community that cares about children. In 2014, GOT LUNCH! Laconia fed 654 children throughout the summer. It costs the program approximately $120 to feed …

People for June 11, 2015

Thursday, June 11, 2015

BOW Joyce Kimball was elected as the vice president of the New Hampshire Federation of Garden Clubs. She also received an award for her previous work as publicity chairwoman. Sophia Gottlieb is a member of the Bates College …

Lakes Region Community College Graduates

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

The following students earned degrees at Lakes Region Community College in Laconia. ALLENSTOWN Amanda Nolin, culinary arts and pastry arts BARNSTEAD Julie O’Leary, nursing BELMONT Monique Lamontagne, early childhood education; April Brown, graphic design; Jesse Teeter, graphic design; Marlaina Burke, human services; Kimberly Hyslop, human services; Kevin Marc …

Letter: We need Clinton

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

In light of Hillary Clinton’s views, interest in and efforts on behalf of small businesses here in New Hampshire and across the country, we are enthusiastically supporting her candidacy for president. To Hillary, small does not mean unimportant. These local merchants and varied business owners are the backbone …

What’s the future of our communities? Youths share their visions at summit

Monday, June 1, 2015

Youths from across the region are coming together Friday to decide – by and among themselves – how our communities could be stronger, safer and more friendly to children. The Central N.H. Youth Summit is the first initiative of its kind in the area, according to organizers, and …


Saturday, May 30, 2015

Robbie Evans and Riley Lemieux were married May 23 in a double ring ceremony. Joseph Pepin, grandfather of the groom and a justice of the peace, officiated. The bride was given away by her father. Rosanna Wheat of …

Officials: Waco shootout won’t affect Laconia bike week

Monday, May 25, 2015

The biggest motorcycle rally in the Northeast kicks off in New Hampshire in two weeks, and law enforcement officials and organizers said they do not believe this month’s deadly shootout between rival motorcycle gangs in Waco, Texas, will …

Announcements: Remember our veterans Friday at Kearsarge High

Thursday, May 21, 2015

DEERING Plant sale Peonies, daylilies, hostas and many other interesting and hardy perennials and house plants donated by local gardeners are waiting for you May 30 from 9 a.m. to noon at the Deering Town Hall, Route 149. All proceeds will support the Greater Hillsboro Food Pantry/APPLE Fund …

People for May 8, 2015

Friday, May 8, 2015

GILFORD Abigial Ross was inducted to the Phi Beta Kappa liberal arts honor society at St. Lawrence University. She is a senior mathematics major. HILL Zachary Plante, an Army private, graduated from basic training at Fort Jackson in Columbia, S.C. He is the son of Steven and Vickie …