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On the Move

On the Move: pickle ball comes to New Hampshire

Sunday, November 2, 2014

Most of the people I know have never heard of a game called pickle ball. A cross between tennis, badminton and ping pong, pickle ball is reputed to be America’s and the world’s fastest growing competitive sport. It is played on a badminton-size court, with a net that sits on the ground, a ball that looks like a whiffle ball and paddles that resemble ping pong paddles. Remember when half …

On the Move: A night to care for caregivers

Sunday, September 21, 2014

On Thursday evening from 5 to 8, Service Link of Merrimack County and Community Action for Belknap and Merrimack County Elder Services will present its second annual Bowls for Care program, at the Audubon House on Silk Farm Road in Concord. It’s an evening to support community and family caregivers. If you are …

On the move: Friend still living an active life as she becomes a centenarian

Sunday, August 17, 2014

I hadn’t seen my friend Arlyne French in quite a while when this exciting news arrived in my mailbox. A note from her told me she had just returned from several months in Hawaii with her daughter Melody, who lives on the island of Maui, and that she would celebrate her 100th birthday …