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Meredith to try fake coyotes to scare off geese

Monday, August 25, 2014

Residents in one Lake Winnipesaukee town are trying to scare off Canada geese that foul the grass near a sculpture walk – they’re adding some fake coyotes to the stone and brass artwork. The decoys will be added at night to the sculpture walk in Meredith. The trick is to move them around in order to trick the birds. Town Administrator Phil Warren … 1

Business notes for Aug. 25, 2014

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Meredith Village Savings Bank recently announced that it will support the Greater Meredith Program’s Sculpture walk with a $5,000 donation to help maintain and update the display. The LRGHealthcare Golf Classic presented by Bank of New Hampshire was held Aug. 11 at the Laconia Country Club. The event raised more than $43,000 to support the HealthLink program. SolAmor Hospice recently announced that it … 0

Letter: Disturbing interaction with Forrester, Morse

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

At an information session regarding the state Senate’s health insurance proposal, SB 413, Sen. Jeanie Forrester introduced co-host Senate President Chuck Morse, who discussed the bill and took questions. He turned himself into a pretzel, trying to appease conservative audience members when focusing on the bill’s financial aspects. … 0

Letter: Undemocratic actions in Belknap County

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

I am writing to thank Republican Rep. Dennis Fields of Sanbornton for bravely speaking out at Belknap County Convention meetings against the undemocratic actions of its Republican leadership. Fields knows that meetings should have an open process and rules of order with public input. He realizes that signed … 0

Letter: No public input

Thursday, March 27, 2014

I was appalled after attending the recent Belknap County Convention meeting. The chairwoman, Rep. Colette Worsman, asked to adjourn the meeting without any public input. This is yet another attempt to abuse her power. Moving the meetings an hour away to Concord and then prohibiting public input is … 0

Letter: Sign up for Obamacare soon

Monday, March 24, 2014

As the open enrollment period for Obamacare ends on March 31, I think of folks I know who have happily signed up for health care coverage. My self-employed nephew knew that he needed health insurance; he had a serious biking accident when younger. He successfully navigated the federal … 0

Business notes

Sunday, March 23, 2014

HEALTHSOUTH REHABILITATION HOSPITAL of Concord received top recognition from Uniform Data System for Medical Rehabilitation for the second consecutive year. The hospital ranked in the top 10 percent of qualifying rehabilitation hospitals for 2013, 2012, 2008 and 2006. BANK OF NEW HAMPSHIRE gave $50,000 to the New Hampshire … 0

Meredith savings bank hires, promotes two

Sunday, March 23, 2014

Kristy Badger of Meredith was promoted to business development, administration and support at Meredith Village Savings Bank. Jenifer Williams will serve as assistant vice president, branch and business development officer at the Moultonboro office. Badger joined the bank … 0

Tractor-trailer runs off road, snarls traffic on I-93 in Meredith

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

A Deerfield man was cited with negligent driving after his tractor-trailer went off the roadway on Interstate 93 in Meredith yesterday afternoon. Stanley Millette, 65, was driving a 2000 Mack truck and trailer combination southbound when he drove off the left side of the roadway and into the … 0

Business people

Sunday, March 9, 2014

DAVE GUCWA joined RE/MAX Bayside of Meredith and Laconia. Gucwa brings many years of sales and marketing management experience, having worked in such fields as biotechnology, pharmaceuticals and the food industry. JEFFREY KIPPERMAN, LESLIE WALKER, THOMAS DEYAK and … 0

Business people

Monday, March 3, 2014

Better Homes and Gardens’ The Masiello Group in Concord named the following agents as having outstanding 2013 real estate sales achievements: RICK WAGNER ($5.5 million), PAM KENISON ($5.23 million), KIM BENOIT ($5.07 million), SUSAN ROEMER ($4.848 million), BOB … 0

Inter-Lakes school district meeting preview

Friday, February 28, 2014

Inter-Lakes Cooperative School District, serving the towns of Meredith, Center Harbor and Sandwich, is holding its annual meeting Wednesday at 7 p.m. in the Inter-Lakes High School gymnasium. On the warrant: ∎ The budget: $21.9 million, up $728,000 – or 3.44 percent – from the current budget. More than … 0