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Announcements: Ride the waves of history

Saturday, August 29, 2015

CONCORD New exhibit “Riding the Waves of History,” a special exhibit by guest curator Danielle Blanchette on the adventures of the Granite State’s John Cooperider, administrative assistant to four secretaries of the U.S. Navy during NASA’s creation, opens at the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center on Sept. 12 with a 2 p.m. reception. Visitors will be able to meet Cooperider and Blanchette and view images and artifacts from Cooperider’s 20-year career with …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, August 29, 2015

Basketball champions The Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Concord recently held its men’s summer league championship games. In the A Division championship game, East Concord Grass Roots (pictured, left) completed an undefeated season defeating New Heights Roofing, 93-70. ECGR was led by Jimmy Thorpe (31 points), Coleton Neely (26 points) and Jackson …

Town Crier for Aug. 30, 2015

Saturday, August 29, 2015

Allenstown Volunteers needed to help at the community table ∎ The Knights of Columbus will sponsor a blood drive Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at St. John the Baptist Parish Hall, 10 School St. For more information, call 485-3113. ∎ The Allenstown Historical Society will meet Wednesday at 6 p.m. at the Suncook Business Park off Route 28 on Lavoie Drive. For more …

Five arrested in Pembroke heroin drug bust

Thursday, August 6, 2015

A Pembroke duplex owner and four occupants were arrested Wednesday in a drug bust uncovering heroin, as well as paraphernalia used for both heroin and methamphetamine, police said. Richard Rollins, 50, and his son, Clinton Rollins, 21, were …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Thursday, August 6, 2015

Softball results The NH Lightning 16U Black ASA softball team earned its fifth runner-up finish of the season during the 10th annual Caroline Farley Memorial Tournament in Hopkinton. The Lightning went 6-1, including a 3-0 record in pool play to earn the No. 3 seed in the elimination …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Youth basketball Bow (2-5) fell to Spartans Yellow, 68-22 in Sportszone 7th/8th-grade boys’ summer league action. Offensively, Bow was led by Cooper Larrabee (11 points) and Nick Aubrey (six points). Ben Harris and Steven Guerrette grabbed 12 rebounds apiece. Seabass Beaulieu and Brian Carter led the team in …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

14U softball champs The NH Lightning 14U-Blue team ended its season with a title at the Caroline Farley Memorial Tournament, defeating the Salem White Hurricanes team, 4-3. In the championship game, Jessica Beeso hit a two-run double and …

People for Aug. 4, 2015

Monday, August 3, 2015

CONCORD Kelly Ann Walter earned a certificate in paralegal studies from Franklin Pierce University. Ian Corey was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Franklin Pierce University. Erika Schaper was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Clark University in Worcester, Mass. …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Hole in one Kyle Brown shot a hole in one during the Pembroke Pines Country Club Member Guest on Saturday. Brown aced the 125-yard 16th hole. Concord CC results Will McLaughlin shot a 71 yesterday, tacking on to his 68 from Saturday, to conclude two days of spectacular …

Gutsy trick play helps New Hampshire overcome Vermont for 15th straight Shrine Game victory

Sunday, August 2, 2015

CASTLETON, Vt. – The New Hampshire team was about to run the play that would change the course of the Shrine Maple Sugar Bowl, and as he lined up at his wide receiver position, Kyle Gaudet had one …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Events Concussion testing for Belmont High School athletes will be held Monday-Wednesday from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. and Aug. 12-14 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. All students who need a concussion test must do so before Aug. 17 (Aug. 10 for football). G olf tournament, the Bow Falcons Booster Club’s …

On the Suncook River, a slow, rolling disaster response

Saturday, August 1, 2015

Nearly a decade after the Suncook River jumped its banks in Epsom – in the most dramatic change of course for a river in New Hampshire’s recorded history – the state is now beginning work to stabilize the …

Announcements: Support NAMI NH

Saturday, August 1, 2015

CONCORD Charity yard sale Concord Peer Support, a wellness center for people in Merrimack County facing mental health challenges, will host a yard sale Sept. 5 at 55 School Street. Concord Peer Support is a free resource that is listed on the National Alliance on Mental Illness and …