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Announcements: Send your art

Saturday, October 3, 2015

Artists invited The New Hampshire Art Association is looking for submissions in all media for the annual Joan L. Dunfey Open Juried Exhibition. Physical submissions will be received at the Robert Lincoln Levy Gallery in Portsmouth on Oct. 25 and 26 from noon to 4 p.m. Digital submissions will be accepted online through Oct. 26. The exhibit will be on view from Nov. 4 through 28 in conjunction with Art …

Guardian angels for sick children

Sunday, September 27, 2015

W oodside Carvers, an informal Lakes Region group, carved angels for wooden angels to be given to critically ill children at Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth. …

Community Snapshots: Poultry in the water

Thursday, September 10, 2015

D ucks and turkeys are taking to the water during events this fall. The Weekend on the Water will be Sept. 12 and 13 at the Everett Arena Riverfront Park in Concord. There will be dragon boat races and duck boat tours on land; 20 craft brewers will have creations for sampling; and …

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 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 …


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 …