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People for Sept. 3, 2015

Thursday, September 3, 2015

ANDOVER Madison Powers was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Colgate University in Hamilton, N.Y. BOW Brooks Herrington was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Colgate University in Hamilton, N.Y. BRISTOL Michelle Roy was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Colgate University in Hamilton, N.Y. DEERFIELD Gloria Dion …

'Free the Nipple' in Laconia: Protest targets ‘unconstitutional’ law

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

In a statement for equality, women are planning to go topless all weekend on Weirs Beach in Laconia, a city that activists believe has violated the Constitution by enacting an ordinance against showing the female nipple. Heidi Lilley, 54, is one of the local leaders of a growing movement called “Free the Nipple,” …

People for Sept. 1, 2015

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

DEERFIELD Jessie Bean was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Va. Bean is an interior design major. LACONIA Katie Theberge will represent Project EXTRA at the 2015 Student Voices project, one of seven students nationally selected to participate in the project, which promotes after-school programming. …

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 …

Community Snapshots: Week of June 14, 2015

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

This week in photos Community snapshots are submitted by Monitor readers. If you have photos you’d like to share you can upload them on our photos form or email communitynews@cmonitor.com. Some may appear in print. When thinking about …

Announcements: Concord TV summer hours

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

CONCORD TV summer hours Beginning Monday, ConcordTV will switch to summer hours. Studio A at Concord High School will be open Monday through Thursday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Friday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Studio B at Heights Community Center will be open Tuesday …

Search underway after unattended boat circling on lake

Sunday, June 21, 2015

A search is under way for a possible missing boater after an unattended boat was found circling on Lake Winnipesaukee. The Laconia fire chief told WMUR that the boat was located near Governor’s Island on Saturday. He said the boat was stopped and a dog and cellphone were …

At Bike Week, Gilmore critiques Fox debate format

Saturday, June 20, 2015

Motorcycle enthusiasts streamed in and out of Laconia Harley-Davidson in Meredith on Friday afternoon, decked out in denim, leather and T-shirts featuring past Motorcycle Week events. One first-time visitor to Laconia Motorcycle Week was dressed more formally: the …

1 injured in small plane crash in Laconia

Thursday, June 18, 2015

The Laconia Fire Department says one person was seriously injured when a small plane crashed Thursday morning. Authorities say the injured pilot was the only person aboard the plane. The Citizen of Laconia reported the pilot was 85-year-old Thomas Volpe Sr.,the owner of Melcher & Prescott Insurance, and …

Outdoor markets open for business

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

T he Laconia Farmer’s Market will reopen Saturday from 8 a.m. to noon for its 42 year; it is the longest running farmers markets in New Hampshire. The market features a rotating line up of vendors who sell …

Announcements: Golf tournament

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

LACONIA Golf anyone? Golf on the Lakes Region’s oldest private 18-hole golf course at the Lakes Region Chamber of Commerce’s 2015 Golf Classic on Monday at 9 a.m. This year’s tropical-themed event will feature two holes-in-one contests with a chance to win a car sponsored by AutoServ Tilton …

The Sant Bani School Class of 2015

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

The following students graduated from the Sant Bani School on June 13. Fiona Barker, daughter of Peter Barker and Christina Schaefer of Hill, will attend Mount Holyoke College in South Hadley, Mass. Teresa Dancewicz Helmers, daughter of Anne …

Female riders hit the road for Laconia Motorcycle Week

Sunday, June 14, 2015

While men riding motorcycles still outnumber women at Laconia Motorcycle Week, the ladies are holding their own. In a sea of leather jackets and polished chrome, you’ll see plenty of women gripping the handlebars instead of riding on …