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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

St. Michael’s College dean’s list

Monday, February 24, 2014

The following area students were named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Saint Michael’s College in Colchester, Vt.: ALTON Alexander Dugas, son of Gary and Sherry Dugas. He is a senior English major. Sarah Fraser, daughter of Catherine and Wayne Fraser. She is a senior … 0

Ice conditions unsafe on large N.H. lakes

Saturday, February 1, 2014

Turn on the TV news, open a newspaper, heck, step out the front door and you can’t miss it: It’s been cold this winter. Really cold. Take your breath away cold. Forehead aching cold. So, naturally, ice on … 1

Several nonprofits awarded by Meredith Village Savings Bank Fund

Sunday, January 26, 2014

Meredith Village Savings Bank Fund awarded $99,992 in grants to area nonprofits. Local recipients include Got-Lunch! Inter-Lakes of Meredith, Gilford High School FIRST Robotics Team 1831, Pemi-Baker Literacy of Plymouth, Pemi Youth Center of Plymouth, Tilton Senior Center, Winnipesaukee Skating Club of Laconia, Winnipeseaukee Wellness Center of Center … 0

Business notes

Sunday, January 19, 2014

MEREDITH VILLAGE SAVINGS BANK announced the results of this year’s Mitten Tree Program with contributions of $3,240 to local nonprofit organizations. Thanks to the generous support of the community, 1,620 winter weather accessories were also collected and distributed to local families in need. For each item donated, the … 0

Letter: Not so fast with that Rainy Day Fund

Thursday, January 9, 2014

We all celebrate the news that the New Hampshire economy is improving, resulting in a fiscal year-end surplus. Some have suggested the entire surplus be put into the state’s Rainy Day Fund and that the suggestion is itself nonpartisan. I beg to differ. Putting the entire surplus into … 1

Letter: Lack of compassion

Monday, December 30, 2013

Judging by her recent letter, “We seem to have no standard of right and wrong” (Monitor, Dec. 24), June Sheppard is one of those who will not be persuaded that our “founding fathers” were anything but evangelical Christians (actually they were almost everything but). However, I encourage her … 0

Business notes

Sunday, December 29, 2013

THE MEREDITH VILLAGE SAVINGS BANK FUND granted $2,500 to the Inter-Lakes Day Care Center and Nursery School. The funds were used to purchase updated cribs that are necessary for the child-care center to meet revised safety rules for infant cribs. LAKES REGION CUPCAKES of Tilton has started shipping … 0

Business notes

Sunday, December 22, 2013

HOME KEY REALTY has opened at 63 School St. in Concord. The office was opened by Eddie Lassonde, a broker with more than 16 years experience in real estate services. THE GREATER CONCORD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE welcomes the following new members: AnnieMac Home Mortgage, Portsmouth; Aroma Cleaning Services, … 0

Best decorated businesses in Meredith

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

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Letter: Is this the best she can do?

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

I just learned that U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen is co-sponsor for a bill to limit spending on oil paintings of government officials. Good idea – but pennies. We are trillions of dollars in debt, and is this the best she can do? She also wants Congress to do … 2