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David Patrick

Business people for Jan. 19, 2015

Sunday, January 18, 2015

David Patrick is the new director of conservation at the Nature Conservancy in New Hampshire. Patrick has a Ph.D. in wildlife ecology from the University of Maine, Orono, and comes to the Conservancy from Paul Smith’s College in upstate New York, where he was an assistant professor of fisheries and wildlife science. For the past five years he also served as executive director of the college’s Center for Adirondack Biodiversity. Russ Poirier joined the sales team at RE/MAX Bayside. Poirier is a longtime resident of the Lakes Region and previously worked with Nash Realty in Meredith and in real estate in Manchester. Kristi Johnson of …

People for Jan. 13, 2015

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

CONCORD Debony Lahue is the new head coach for the Granite State Roller Derby 2015 season. She is a seasoned roller derby skater with extensive skating experience as well as playing and coaching team sports both on and off the track. Austin Erickson was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Augustana College in Sioux Falls, S.D. CONTOOCOOK Megan Edmonds …

Announcements for Jan. 15

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

HENNIKER Volunteers needed The Henniker Food Pantry is looking for some strong volunteers. Currently the pantry is getting much of its food from the Manchester Food Bank, which saves a considerable amount of money. The pantry is looking for people with a van, SUV or truck who would be willing to help pick up food once a month. It is a 35-minute drive, …

Monday, August 11, 2014

‘Book-It’ road race The Friends of the Meredith Library are seeking sponsorship and volunteers for the third annual “Book-It!” 5K Road Race to be held Aug. 30 at Community Park in Meredith. This popular family event attracts more than 100 runners and walkers each year. All proceeds from …

Business people for Aug. 11, 2014

Sunday, August 10, 2014

Julie Baron of Gilford, president and CEO of the New Hampshire Make-A-Wish Foundation, and Donna murry of Meredith, vice president and investment officer at Bank of New Hampshire, recently joined the Leadership Lakes Region Board of Directors. Both …

Business notes for Aug. 11, 2014

Sunday, August 10, 2014

Meredith Village Savings Bank recently announced the winners of its annual community photo contest. The winning photographs will be published on the bank’s website, Facebook pages, 2015 wall and desktop calendars, and note and holiday cards. Local winners …

Business notes for Aug. 4, 2014

Monday, August 4, 2014

The New Hampshire Association of Insurance Agents presented a check for $7,500 to the Make-A-Wish Foundation of New Hampshire at the New Hampshire Fisher Cats baseball game July 18. NHAIA sponsored the game, and Kendall Gallant, a 3-year-old Wish child, threw out the first pitch at the game …

Meredith Bay event aims to raise $150,000 for Make-A-Wish New Hampshire

Monday, August 4, 2014

Looking for another day out on Lake Winnipesaukee? The organizers of “Rafting for Wishes” are raising money for Make-A-Wish New Hampshire in Meredith Bay this week. Jason Perry and Jason Tremblay will spend 44 hours straight on a raft in Lake Winnipesaukee from Wednesday to Friday. Up to …

Winners of Lakes Region Art Association show announced

Thursday, July 31, 2014

The award winners of the 74th annual Lakes Region Art Association show, held at VynnArt Gallery in Meredith, were recently announced. There were 51 members who participated in the show – which runs through Aug. 10 – and …

Ribbon-cutting for two new businesses in Meredith

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

The Greater Meredith Program Promotions Committee recently hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony for two new businesses on Main Street. The two new businesses are Providence, 31-A Main St., and Winni Denim & Supply Co., 11 Main St. At Providence, …

LNA students graduate from Lakes Region Community College

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

The 2014 Lakes Region Community College Summer Licensed Nursing Assistant graduation was held July 11 in the Academic Commons. The summer graduates are (bottom photo, from left) Suzanne Cronin of Belmont, Madeline Flynn of North Haverhill, Audriana Martinez …

Business people

Monday, July 21, 2014

John barthelmes and gretchen grappone were elected as new members of the board of directors of Riverbend Community Mental Health at the annual meeting June 26. Tenley callaghan recently joined the firm of Cleveland, Waters and Bass, P.A. …

LRCC successfully graduates accelerated LNA students

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Lakes Region Community College Accelerated Licensed Nursing Assistant Spring 2014 class members recently had their graduation ceremony. The students all passed their state competency exam. The accelerated LNA program was completed in eight weeks, rather than 15 weeks. …