48 Main Cafe & Creperie offers indulgence

MEREDITH — Call it a perfect marriage to tantalize the taste buds and today's grand opening of the 48 Main Cafe & Creperie is about to wed coffee and crepes with the imagination of Meredith residents for some time to come. More...

Posted 8/26/2016 03:22 PM

Mail carrier Sophie C runs aground near Loon Island

MEREDITH—The New Hampshire State Marine Patrol reported that a 76-foot long motor vessel ran aground on Lake Winnipesaukee in the area of Loon Island in Meredith on Friday afternoon but was later freed. More...

Posted 8/26/2016 06:27 PM

Flexing their muscle

Experienced Golden Eagles too much for young Sachems

GILFORD — It was a season opening matchup between two teams that were on opposite ends of the spectrum, and it showed.Gilford scored four goals in each half, and looked like the seasoned defending champs they are in rolling to an 8-0 decision over a More...

Posted 8/26/2016 09:19 PM

Plymouth Regional Senior Center benefits from tax credit grant

Significant upgrades have been made to senior center

PLYMOUTH- Thanks to nearly $520,000 worth of tax credits from the Grafton County Senior Citizens Council, several New Hampshire senior centers are getting facelifts, which includes the Plymouth Regional Senior Center. More...

Posted 8/26/2016 02:24 PM

Breaking News - 8/25/2016 5:18 PM

Belknap deputies add new fugitive to 'Most Wanted' list

LACONIA — Deputies from the Belknap County Sheriff's Department have added a Laconia suspect to its "Most Wanted" list. More...

Posted 8/25/2016 03:03 PM

Area boy scout strives to reach highest rank

MEREDITH- Becoming an Eagle Scout is no easy task, but for Boy Scout Matthew Sundius he knows his the hard work will pay off when he has a brand new hospitality/welcome sign built at St. Charles Borromeo Church. More...

Posted 8/25/2016 04:59 PM

Granite State Circus coming soon to town

"Secret Circus" is held on Saturday to benefit CCALS

LACONIA- The Granite State Circus has had to jump through some hoops to get up and running, but after receiving permission from the city organizer Sara Greene has decided to hold a benefit show in honor of her beloved stepmother who is suffering from More...

Posted 8/25/2016 03:01 PM

Laconia Police thwart robbery, kidnapping attempt

LACONIA -- Police thwarted a robbery and kidnapping attempt in Laconia  late Tuesday night and arrested a suspect during a motor vehicle stop nearby. More...

Posted 8/24/2016 06:44 AM

SCS to hire teacher to address student to teacher ratio

MEREDITH- The Inter-Lakes School Board approved by a 5-1 vote, with board member Lisa Merrill abstaining, to hire an additional teacher at Sandwich Central School and have Principal Jeremy Hillger teaching a sixth grade math class. More...

Posted 8/24/2016 06:56 PM

New digs for dance studio

Frates Dance Studio moving to former Citizen building

LACONIA – Joan Frates whose dance classes have been a mainstay for generations of city families is moving her Canal Street studio to Fair Street. More...

Posted 8/24/2016 11:30 AM

Curbing childhood hunger

Got Lunch! Inter-Lakes served 11,900 free lunches this summer

MEREDITH- Got Lunch! Inter-Lakes just wrapped up its fourth year where around 170 children and 85 families received free food for the 10 week period the Inter-Lakes School District was on summer break. More...

Posted 8/24/2016 05:42 PM

Laconia Police trying to identify car vandals

LACONIA — Police are trying to find out who vandalized five cars parked on Arch Street in Laconia on Tuesday.  More...

Posted 8/23/2016 03:58 PM

Open houses this week welcome Laconia elementary students

LACONIA — Hundreds of elementary students in Laconia are dreading the end of summer vacation, but to help ease their transition back to the classroom, the teachers, staff and administrators are welcoming them and their families back to school for ope More...

Posted 8/23/2016 04:26 PM

Laconia fire calls rise during month of July

LACONIA — Calls for emergency service from the Laconia Fire Department rose sharply in July from the same time period one year ago. More...

Posted 8/23/2016 02:37 PM

Busted in Belknap

AUG. 22, 2016

Who's been arrested lately in Belknap County? More...

Posted 8/22/2016 06:37 AM

Triathlon to benefit Circle Program

ASHLAND- Hundreds of triathletes will out and about on the Sunday of Labor Day weekend for the ninth annual Circle Triathlon, which is a program that will benefit the Circle Program’s summer camp program.Events and Marketing Coordinator Angi Francesc More...

Posted 8/22/2016 05:24 PM

NH Marathon known for beauty, challenge

Annual race takes place on Oct. 1

BRISTOL- The New Hampshire Marathon is known for its beauty, with racers running around Newfound Lake with the iconic foliage as a backdrop. The 24th annual event will take place on Saturday, Oct. More...

Posted 8/22/2016 06:06 PM

Herman's Hermits prepare for Laconia concert   Free Access  

LACONIA -- When the British Invasion swept across the North American continent in the mid-1960s, every music fan alive knew the names of the three biggest acts ruling the Top-40 charts at the time. More...

Posted 8/21/2016 11:47 AM

Motorcyclist dies in Laconia crash

LACONIA -- A motorcyclist was killed in a crash on White Oaks Road in Laconia on Friday night. More...

Posted 8/20/2016 06:08 AM

Welcome to a new home

Citizen Editor Ed Pierce cuts the ribbon officially opening the newspaper's new offices at 352 Court St. in Laconia on Friday morning.  More...

Posted 8/19/2016 03:19 PM

River's Edge officially opens

A ribbon cutting was held for the permanently affordable housing building

LACONIA- The Laconia Area Community Land Trust held a ribbon cutting on Friday, marking the official opening of River’s Edge- a state-of-the-art affordable housing apartment complex looking over the Winnipesaukee River. More...

Posted 8/19/2016 05:35 PM

New Gilford finance director named

GILFORD—Glen A. Waring has been named as the new finance director for the town of Gilford.The Board of Selectmen made the announcement on Friday afternoon.  Waring will begin his new duties on Sept. 19. More...

Posted 8/19/2016 04:27 PM

U.S. Marshals remain vigilant in search for Tilton fugitive

TILTON — The New Hampshire Joint Fugitive Task Force and the U.S. Marshals Service are asking for the public's help in determining the whereabouts of a Tilton fugitive they have been searching for since March. More...

Posted 8/18/2016 11:28 AM

Church

Are France's burkini bans sexist, or liberating?

PARIS (AP) — Male officials are dictating what women can wear on French beaches — and people across a wide swath of French society say that's a good thing. More...

Posted 8/19/2016 01:00 PM

German conservatives back partial ban on face veils

BERLIN — Security officials from German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative bloc on Friday proposed a ban on wearing the burqa and other face-covering veils in public schools, courts, while driving and in other situations. More...

Posted 8/19/2016 12:55 PM

Pennsylvania's first Mormon temple to open in Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Mormon church is offering the general public a rare opportunity to tour its 152nd temple, a first of its kind in Pennsylvania and prominent addition to downtown Philadelphia. More...

Posted 8/12/2016 10:35 PM

Obituaries   Free Access  

Jayne Schabacker Brown

THORNTON — Jayne Schabacker Brown, 58, died Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016, comfortably in her home surrounded by her loving family after a valiant fight against cancer. Jayne was born April 22, 1957 in Denville N.J. More...

Posted 2/25/2016 05:01 PM

Walter Goodwin

LACONIA — Walter Harry Goodwin 98, of Wellington Drive died Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016 at Lakes Region General Hospital.Walter was born July 12, 1917 in Haverhill,  son to the late Earle L. and Lillian (Hartley) Goodwin. More...

Posted 2/25/2016 04:51 PM

Walter Goodwin

LACONIA — Walter Harry Goodwin 98, of Wellington Drive died Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016 at Lakes Region General Hospital.Walter was born July 12, 1917 in Haverhill, son to the late Earle L. and Lillian (Hartley) Goodwin. More...

Posted 2/25/2016 04:46 PM

Local

Road work being done in Belmont and Tilton

BELMONT—Road construction projects are continuing in Belmont and Tilton this week.An intersection safety improvement construction project has been taking place along a stretch of Route 106 to Seavey Road. More...

Posted 8/28/2016 04:33 PM

State Police respond to two crashes on I-93 near Canterbury

CANTERBURY—State Police responded to two separate accidents on southbound I-93 near Canterbury on Friday, one of which injured a Gilmanton man. More...

Posted 8/28/2016 02:42 PM

Motorcyclists turn out for Roger's Ride

LACONIA—About 75 motorcyclists turned out for Roger's Ride, a fundraising event for the Laconia Kiwanis Club, which provides money to dozens of children's charities in the area. Kiwanis Club President John Walker said his group hoped to raise $7 More...

Posted 8/28/2016 12:37 PM

History

160 seeking ski job

GILFORD — About 160 persons had applied for the general manager’s position at Gunstock Ski Area, to succeed outgoing manager Dick Tapply, The Citizen reported, 25 years ago this week. Commissioners were going over the applications and meeting al More...

Posted 8/21/2016 04:49 PM

Council asks say on manager appointees

LACONIA — The City Council voted, Aug. 26, 1991, to include on the Nov. More...

Posted 8/21/2016 04:47 PM

LRPA to air ‘LFD’ & ‘Lake Winnipesaukee’

LACONIA   — Through Tuesday of next week, Lakes Region Public Access, Channel 25 of MetroCast Cablevision, will air the videotape of the Laconia Historical and Museum Society’s program of Aug. More...

Posted 8/21/2016 04:46 PM

Opinion

A true friend to be missed

I know the pain I feel right now will diminish over time and I know some people won't understand, but at about 4:15 p.m. Sunday, my wife and I lost an important member of our fanily. More...

Posted 8/28/2016 05:07 PM

I support Bob Guida

Editor, Citizen The Lakes Region needs a State Senator in District 2 who will work for the people, support the constitution and promote the economy. Bob Giuda is that man. More...

Posted 8/28/2016 05:13 AM

Stricter chemical regulations could benefit industry

Most people probably don’t check the labels of chemical products they use, or go online to do research about how dangerous certain chemicals are. More...

Posted 8/26/2016 09:12 AM

Puzzles

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Posted 8/28/2016 09:11 PM

Around Town

Annual Labor Day Weekend Craft Fair at the Bay returns for 27th year

ALTON — The 27th Annual Labor Day Weekend “Craft Fair at the Bay” will be held at the Alton Bay Community House and along the waterfront, Route 11, Alton Saturday, Sept. 3, through Monday, Sept. 5.  More...

Posted 8/25/2016 11:52 AM

Stan Jr. coming to Weirs Community Park

LACONIA — Back by popular demand from last year's performance, the Weirs Community Park Association is glad to bring back Stan Jr. " The Showman" for a second year in a row this Saturday, Aug. 27 at 6 p.m. More...

Posted 8/23/2016 03:57 PM

A gift from the heart

Woman donates handmade blankets in honor of friend

MEREDITH- They say actions speak louder than words.Mary Mackie recently donated two handmade lap blankets to Golden View Health Care Center in Meredith.The blankets were donated in honor of her long-time friend Lynne Kovacs, who passed away in April More...

Posted 8/23/2016 11:20 AM

Calendar

January 2016 events at the Meredith Public Library

Tuesday Jan. 5, 2016TAB Meeting at the Meredith Library —  3:30 p.m. More...

Posted 1/3/2016 09:34 PM

GILMANTON Year-round Library Events - December

The following events will be offered by the Gilmanton Year-Round Library during the month of December. More...

Posted 12/4/2015 11:03 AM

Gilford middle and high school to hold annual holiday fair

GILFORD — The halls of Gilford middle school and high school will fill with over 130 crafters and school sponsored clubs Saturday,to sell their wares.There will something for everyone, including candles, pet products, stained glass, crystal ornaments More...

Posted 12/2/2015 09:56 PM

Classifieds

L604 Apartment Unfurnished

Bristol- 1 Bed. H & HW. Parking. $170/wk. Call 603-455-1688.  More...

Posted 2/19/2016 02:24 PM

Help Wanted

Help wanted- Diesel mechanic wanted for local shop. Experience & tools required. Great pay and benefits. Call anytime 603-393-6919.  More...

Posted 2/18/2016 04:49 PM

Help Wanted

Help wanted- Looking for wait staff. Full or part time. Must be available weekends. Apply at Lakeside Restaurant. Across from Walmart enterance.  More...

Posted 2/18/2016 04:48 PM

K-9 subdues fleeing Franklin suspect

FRANKLIN -- A police dog is credited with helping subdue a suspect  that was resisting arrest in Franklin on Friday afternoon. More...

Posted 8/27/2016 07:30 AM

Gilmanton Police nab juveniles firing BB gun at passing cars

GILMANTON -- Two juveniles that allegedly damaged a number of vehicles in Gilmanton were caught by police Wednesday afternoon. More...

Posted 8/26/2016 06:14 AM

Calls to Laconia Police up 3 percent for year

LACONIA — Calls for assistance from Laconia Police officers are rising at a steady rate in 2016 and up 3 percent from a year ago at this time. More...

Posted 8/26/2016 10:29 AM

PSS Open House 'a packed house'

LACONIA— Open House at Pleasant Street School was more than open, it was packed.From 5 p.m. to 6 p.m., students and their families were invited to come and find their classrooms, meet their teachers, and sign up to help with school events. More...

Posted 8/26/2016 10:57 AM

Jason Moran starts job as PSU dean of enrollment management

PLYMOUTH- Newly hired Dean of Enrollment Management Jason Moran enjoys being involved in helping a student take the next step in his or her life journey, and he is looking forward to take part in this in at Plymouth State University. More...

Posted 8/26/2016 05:40 PM

Acussed sextortionist pleads guilty

LACONIA – A Lakes Region man has pleaded guilty to federal charges of computer hacking and sextortion of teen-ages girls and could face a 4 to 8-year prison sentence, followed by three years of supervised release. More...

Posted 8/26/2016 02:58 PM

Custodian indicted for molestation

NORTHFIELD – A former part-time janitor at the Pines Community Center has been indicted on multiple charges in connection with allegation that he sexually abused young girls while at work. More...

Posted 8/25/2016 04:31 PM

Graveyard preservation workshop offers trip through time on Sept. 3

MEREDITH — A trip back through time will be available as the New Hampshire Old Graveyard Association will conduct a Preservation Workshop at the Joseph Chase Smith family burial ground from 9:30 a.m. to noon Saturday, Sept. 3. More...

Posted 8/25/2016 03:53 PM

Whitten Wheat Festival honors Ashland resident

Event falls during the 200th anniversary of "the year without a summer"

ASHLAND- While Reuben Whitten may not be a household name, he is a hero in Ashland, as 200 years ago he helped his neighbors with wheat during a time where crops were unable to grow due to a volcanic eruption that affected much of the world. More...

Posted 8/25/2016 03:45 PM

Bauen Corp. chosen for I-Lakes auditorium project

Some board members upset about projected cost

MEREDITH- Inter-Lakes School Board members were unhappy that the upcoming auditorium rehabilitation project appears to be over the budgeted amount, but on Tuesday night they unanimously voted to sign on Bauen Corporation to do the job that is schedul More...

Posted 8/24/2016 06:22 PM

Republican Bob Giuda seeks District 2 State Senate seat

LACONIA—Republican Bob Giuda of Warren is one of two candidates running in the Sept. 13 primary election hoping to succeed Jeannie Forrester as District 2 State Senator. More...

Posted 8/24/2016 04:11 PM

Sleepy driver hits tree

SANDWICH – A motorist who fell asleep at the wheel and hit a tree within 100 yards of her summer home Wednesday afternoon was not injured but wrecked her car, according to police. More...

Posted 8/24/2016 08:05 PM

Accused welfare fraudster expected to pay state back

LACONIA – Under the terms of a proposed plea agreement a city woman charged with welfare fraud will be ordered to sign documents allowing the state to garnish her income tax returns and make “good faith” payments towards $23,242 in restitution. More...

Posted 8/23/2016 01:48 PM

City Council considers improvements to Weirs

LACONIA- Director of Recreation and Facilities Kevin Dunleavy met with city council on Monday night where councilors directed him and the Weirs TIF Advisory Board to fine tune the engineering cost estimates for additional features the board has recom More...

Posted 8/23/2016 03:16 PM

Plea deal pending in local drug case

LACONIA – A city woman has signaled her intent to plead guilty to drug possession charges in exchange for spending four weekends in jail, completing 96 hours of community service over a year and paying a hefty fine. More...

Posted 8/23/2016 01:24 PM

Guilty plea likely in estate plundering case

LACONIA – A Center Harbor man charged with abusing a power of attorney to plunder investment accounts belonging to his terminally ill father, is pondering a plea offer.  More...

Posted 8/23/2016 02:05 PM

Arrests made in Laconia counterfeiting scheme

LACONIA -- A pair of transients have been arrested by Laconia Police and charged with attempting to defraud city merchants by passing off counterfeit cash.  More...

Posted 8/22/2016 12:08 PM

Traffic light violation ends in drug arrest

LACONIA – A city motorist stopped for running a red light, ended up under arrest for DWI and possessing methamphetamine packaged for sale. More...

Posted 8/22/2016 03:31 PM

BCCD receives grant for Gilford projects

GILFORD—The Belknap County Conservation District has been awarded a grant of $70,033 for two environmental projects—to curb erosion on the Gunstock Brook stream bank off Route 11-B, and for structural improvements to the Wetlands Walk Boardwalk at Gu More...

Posted 8/22/2016 11:42 AM

Swimmers rescued from drowning in Gilford channel

GILFORD -- Three swimmers in distress were rescued when waves pushed them into deep water of Lake Winnipesaukee near the Governor's Island Channel in Gilford on Saturday. More...

Posted 8/21/2016 06:26 AM

New academic coordinator redefines role

Angel Burke to oversee instuction at LHS, LMS

LACONIA -- The distance between Laconia High School on Union Avenue and Laconia Middle School on McGrath Street is not very long, but Angel Burke expects to put plenty of miles on her car this coming year driving back and forth between the two school More...

Posted 8/21/2016 11:06 AM

Purse theft 'person of interest' captured in Connecticut

FRANKLIN — A person of interest sought by Franklin Police in connection with a purse-snatching incident in July has been arrested in Connecticut. More...

Posted 8/19/2016 02:11 PM

Work in progress

Young Sachems off in first preseason test

LACONIA — Only two good things came out of Laconia's first preseason test. One, the Sachems came out of it healty. More...

Posted 8/19/2016 09:53 PM

'Do the Loop' to check out Meredith

MEREDITH- The Greater Meredith Program is involved in an ongoing effort to beautify the downtown community, as well as focus on economic growth. For this reason, GMP has installed a new directional sign and also launch the “Do the Loop” campaign. More...

Posted 8/19/2016 06:08 PM

Poor communication factor in fatal workplace accident

NORTHFIELD – The state Department of Labor has determined human error caused by not communicating effectively with other employees caused a fatal workplace accident at the town’s public works garage.Tom Wooten, 56, of Belmont, suffered fatal injuries More...

Posted 8/19/2016 04:27 PM

Laconia Bicycle Exchange provides bikes to those in need

LACONIA—Laconia Bicycle Exchange helps a lot of people get around.The non-profit organization was started two years ago to accept bicycle donations, make necessary repairs if needed, and then sell them at a very low cost or simply to give them away f More...

Posted 8/18/2016 02:12 PM

Sports Galleries

NASCAR Sprint Cup

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Saturday, cars,cars.cars.....

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Images from Qualifying Day

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Posted 7/16/2016 01:21 PM

Sports

High School roundup: Solid showing for MA, PRHS runners

GORHAM — The Moultonbourough Academy and Plymouth Region cross country teams traveled north on Saturday, and held their own against a strong field in the annual Paul Letarte Invitational held on the Great Glen Trails.The event, run on the hilly and c More...

Posted 8/28/2016 09:35 PM

Larson takes advantage of late restart for first Cup victory

BROOKLYN, Mich. — During the last couple laps of his first Sprint Cup victory, Kyle Larson was emotional. More...

Posted 8/28/2016 08:21 PM

Few contenders, more pretenders in NFC

The last four teams to play for the NFC championship have the same goal: Super Bowl or bust.Carolina, Arizona, Seattle and Green Bay are still the class of a conference that has far more pretenders than contenders. More...

Posted 8/28/2016 08:19 PM

Features

Hints from Heloise

 Pets and meds  Dear Readers: When you get a PRESCRIPTION from your veterinarian, you can have it filled there in the clinic, at a drugstore or online. Buying drugs online can present a number of problems. More...

Posted 8/26/2016 02:04 PM

The Wave

Last week I was reintroduced to “The Wave”. My motorcycle was in the shop for it’s 10,000 mile check up and part of the arrangement I have with the dealer is that I get a free loaner while my bike is being worked on. More...

Posted 8/26/2016 01:57 PM

In my life, there are faces and places I remember

I admire the photographer who can stop time with a photograph to bring into the future for history to remember.  More...

Posted 8/26/2016 01:50 PM

Police Logs

Laconia Police Log

LACONIA – City police responded to 47 calls for service and made three arrests from Wednesday, Aug. 24 to Thursday, Aug. 25. On Aug 24 at 4:57 p.m. Jeremy David Michael, 42, transient, Laconia, was arrested on a bench warrant. More...

Posted 8/26/2016 02:05 PM

Merrimack County Indictments

CONCORD – A Merrimack County grand jury returned 96 felony indictments, 28 misdemeanor charges and one violation-level charge against 48 defendants when it met on Aug. 17. More...

Posted 8/26/2016 01:15 PM

Moultonborough Police Log

The Moultonborough Police Department responded to 435 calls for service from Aug. 18 to Aug. 21.Police arrested William Cropsey, 27, of Rochester, N.Y. for driving after suspension, disobeying an officer and stalking. More...

Posted 8/26/2016 11:47 AM

Business

Genesis Behavioral Health awarded of $300,000 in tax credits

LACONIA — Genesis Behavioral Health, the community mental health center serving Belknap and southern Grafton Counties, was recently awarded $300,000 in tax credits from the Community Development Finance Authority. More...

Posted 8/27/2016 09:48 PM

SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans now available in New Hampshire

ATLANTA — The U.S. More...

Posted 8/27/2016 09:39 PM

US stocks take small losses as energy companies slide

NEW YORK — U.S. stocks took small losses Friday to end a quiet week of trading. Energy companies fell as a rally in oil prices faded and investors continue to sell the safe assets they favored earlier this year. More...

Posted 8/20/2016 09:42 PM

Lakes Food and Entertainment

Hints from Heloise

 Carryout commendation        ---        Dear Readers: Today's SOUND ON comes from a reader complimenting a large chain restaurant's effort to recycle. More...

Posted 8/28/2016 09:13 PM

Dear Abby

WOMAN COPES WITH ANXIETY BY FILTERING OUT BAD NEWS       More...

Posted 8/28/2016 09:13 PM

Bridge

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Posted 8/28/2016 09:10 PM

Region

Japanese Internment presentation next for Wright Museum

WOLFEBORO— The  “Ron Goodgame and Donna Canney 2016 Educational Programming” series continues at the Wright Museum with its 15th session at 7 p.m. on Sept. More...

Posted 8/26/2016 12:08 PM

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Van Ostern calls for more affordable college

LACONIA—Democratic gubernatorial candidate Colin Van Ostern is calling for more affordable college tuition for New Hampshire students and a greater state commitment to higher education, which will create a qualified and stable workforce that will ben More...

Posted 8/26/2016 11:20 AM

Scientists unravel mystery of osprey migration

TILTON, N.H. (AP) — Scientists have long known ospreys make an epic journey each summer from New England to South America. More...

Posted 8/18/2016 09:40 PM

Health & Fitness

Why you need vitamin E - and how to get your daily dose

(BPT) - You get your fill of vitamins C and D by eating oranges and soaking in a little sun each day, which is good for your body and mind. Small habits like these can have a big impact on your overall health and help you feel your best each day. More...

Posted 7/20/2016 10:16 AM

Utah Zika case raising new questions about how virus spreads

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The case of a Utah man who contracted the Zika virus after caring for his infected father raised new questions for health experts who said Tuesday that the investigation could guide new research into the way the disease spreads. More...

Posted 7/20/2016 10:14 AM

Poor Posture Takes a Toll

(NewsUSA) While the media has jumped on warnings about "tech neck" -- the neck pain and damage sustained from hunching over smartphones and other devices for too long -- you're actually risking harm to your overall health if just about any part of yo More...

Posted 7/6/2016 09:27 AM

Nation

Syrian rebels advance on Kurds as Turkish strikes kill 35

BEIRUT — Turkey-backed Syrian rebels seized a number of villages and towns from Kurdish-led forces in northern Syria on Sunday amid Turkish airstrikes and shelling that killed at least 35 people, mostly civilians, according to rebe More...

Posted 8/28/2016 12:22 PM

Mylan boosts EpiPen patient programs, doesn't budge on price

Mylan is bulking up programs that help patients pay for its EpiPen emergency allergy treatment after weathering heated criticism about an average cost that has soared over the past decade. More...

Posted 8/25/2016 12:10 PM

London, Paris mayors criticize bans on burkini swimsuits

PARIS (AP) — The mayors of London and Paris are criticizing local French bans of body-covering burkini swimsuits, saying women should wear what they want to the beach.Burkini bans in several French coastal towns this summer have prompted a debate in More...

Posted 8/25/2016 12:00 PM

Misc

Honored For Public Service

A BOUQUET OF WILDFLOWERS is presented by Center Harbor Selectman Harry Viens to Ingrid Smith in recognition of her 30 years of service as Supervisor of the Checklist during Wednesday's annual Town More...

Posted 3/10/2016 12:51 PM

Full Metal Jacket

PRESIDENTIAL FRONTRUNNER DONALD TRUMP'S TRADEMARK HAIR is showcased in this metal sculpture on display at Toad Hall an art gallery in one of the many historic buildings that line Central Street i More...

Posted 3/8/2016 04:37 PM

Lakes Region Business Resource Fair

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Posted 2/11/2016 05:43 PM