Breaking News - 5:37 PM

Police make prostitution arrest in Laconia

LACONIA — Police officers have arrested and charged an Andover man suspected of soliciting a prostitute in Laconia. According to Laconia Police Department Lt. More...

Posted 7/26/2016 05:24 PM

Franklin Police arrest brazen burglary suspect

FRANKLIN — Police have tracked down and arrested a suspect sought in connectrion with a brazen daytime burglary at a residence on Smith Hill Road on Monday afternoon.According to Franklin Police Detective Sgt. More...

Posted 7/26/2016 05:55 AM

Franklin Police seek burglary suspect

FRANKLIN—Police are seeking a suspect who committed a burglary at a residence on Smith Hill Road on Monday afternoon.Franklin Police Detective Sgt. Ralph Hale Jr. More...

Posted 7/25/2016 08:48 PM

Gilford Police take 14 into custody during loud party

GILFORD—Police took 14 individuals into custody Saturday night on illegal possession of alcohol after responding to a complaint of a loud party in the area of Cottonwood Trail.Police Chief Anthony Bean Burpee said officers responded to the noise comp More...

Posted 7/25/2016 12:53 PM

Nation's oldest drum, fife band to play in Holderness

Celebrate Holderness is on Aug. 6

HOLDERNESS- Five years ago Holderness celebrated its 250th anniversary in an event that attracted 3,000 people to the town. More...

Posted 7/25/2016 02:48 PM

Storms over weekend keep officials busy

Lakes Region damage was minimal

LACONIA- While there were certainly some power outages and calls to local fire departments stemming from Saturday’s thunderstorms, city fire officials and others around the Lakes Region are breathing a sigh of relief that the damage wasn’t as serious More...

Posted 7/25/2016 03:39 PM

Scuptors recognized at 'Evening with the Artists'

Event staged by Meredith Sculpture Walk

MEREDITH- Meredith Sculpture Walk Chair Bev Lapham praised the pieces of art on display this year, saying the art has been top notch and the demand to be a part of it is at a record high. More...

Posted 7/25/2016 07:50 PM

Poker run raises funds for local charities

MEREDITH- Between $9,000 and $10,000 was raised for four local charities on Sunday with the eighth annual Putting Kids and Families First Poker Run, which took 65 riders on motorcycles to four covered bridges in and around the Lakes Region. More...

Posted 7/24/2016 06:04 PM

Bringing music to Main Street

Make Music Plymouth provides free tunes from 75 musicians

PLYMOUTH — Songs filled the air on Main Street on Saturday with Make Music Plymouth, which had musicians from around the area playing in front of store fronts to the delight of those meandering around town. More...

Posted 7/24/2016 06:45 PM

Laconia DPW Director bids farewell

Paul Moynihan wrapping up 37-year career with city

LACONIA — Paul Moynihan didn't aspire for a career in public works, but 37 years and 9 months later, he's heading into retirement as one of the most respected public servants ever to work for the city of Laconia. More...

Posted 7/22/2016 03:04 PM

'Free the Nipple' protesters plead not guilty, prepare for trial

Trio challenges city ordinance prohibiting public breast baring

LACONIA – Three supporters of the Free the Nipple movement who were arrested for violating a city ordinance against public nudity have pleaded not guilty and waived formal arraignment. More...

Posted 7/22/2016 12:55 PM

Local Democrats open headquarters in Laconia

LACONIA—About 50 local Democrats showed up Thursday night at the Belknap County Democratic headquarters to get ready for the fall campaign season and mobilize support for all Democratic candidates, from presumptive presidential nominee Hillary Clinto More...

Posted 7/22/2016 02:45 PM

Local Republicans pleased with nomination of Trump

LACONIA—Now that the Republican convention in Cleveland is history and the GOP is getting ready for the fall campaign, local Republicans are expressing satisfaction with the ticket of Donald Trump and Mike Pence. More...

Posted 7/22/2016 05:16 PM

Re-enactor to portray Mary Todd Lincoln in Plymouth

PLYMOUTH — It’s not easy being the power behind the throne. Mary Todd was a well-educated and ambitious young woman when she first met the tall, introverted Abraham Lincoln at a dance in Springfield, Ill. in 1840. More...

Posted 7/21/2016 12:53 PM

President Grover Cleveland's summer home for sale in Tamworth

TAMWORTH—Just outside of this quiet community a piece of American history can be had as President Grover Cleveland's summer home is listed for sale. More...

Posted 7/21/2016 06:13 PM

Driver suspected of overdose with child in car

LACONIA -- Police suspect a Meredith driver of overdosing and then crashing her car with a 19-month old child along for the ride Tuesday evening,  More...

Posted 7/20/2016 05:44 AM

Local inmates learn to grow

County jail farm is going strong

LACONIA- Inmates at the Belknap County Jail have been working hard at an on-site farm where more than 30 types of vegetables are being grown to be sold at a farm stand that is open six days a week. More...

Posted 7/20/2016 06:55 PM

Whereabouts of key witness unknown in local drug case

LACONIA – The whereabouts of a key witness against a Northfield man accused of selling the drugs that caused a fatal overdose remains unknown, a defense attorney told a judge on Wednesday. More...

Posted 7/20/2016 06:16 PM

Competency hearing for double murder suspect canceled

LACONIA – Nearly 12 months have elapsed since a Lakes Region man charged with murdering his mother and older brother in 2013 was committed for psychiatric treatment in an effort to restore him to competency so he could stand trial. More...

Posted 7/19/2016 11:44 AM

Gilmanton town administrator gets married Tuesday evening

GILMANTON—Family and friends on Monday evening celebrated the wedding of Town Administrator Paul Branscombe and Annmarie Gilligan, the business administrator for the Gilmanton School District, SAU 79. More...

Posted 7/19/2016 06:49 PM

Inter-Lakes School Board approves bringing in construction manager

Auditorium rehabilitation project begins on Aug. 29

MEREDITH- The Inter-Lakes High School auditorium will be getting a nice facelift starting at the end of the summer. More...

Posted 7/19/2016 08:24 PM

Three immigrants tell their stories during forum Monday

LACONIA—Three immigrants shared their fascinating personal histories during a forum which took place Monday night at the Taylor Community Woodside Building, 435 Union Ave. More...

Posted 7/18/2016 08:52 PM

Gilford seeks new finance director after resignation

GILFORD—A new finance director for town government is being sought to replace the long-serving Geoff Ruggles, who will be departing on July 26.  Ruggles has accepted a position as finance director for the town of Bow. More...

Posted 7/18/2016 02:18 PM

Breaking News - 7/17/2016 5:16 PM

Police chase from Gilford to Loudon leads to arrest

GILFORD—A 25-year old Manchester woman was arrested on eight counts following a vehicle chase by police that extended from Gilford to Loudon on Friday night. More...

Posted 7/17/2016 02:04 PM

Church

Biblical sale: Christian theme park puts items on the block

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Posted 7/22/2016 03:08 PM

Methodists elect 1st openly gay bishop in defiance of ban

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Western district of the Methodist church has elected an openly gay bishop despite the denomination's ban on same-sex relationships.  More...

Posted 7/22/2016 03:02 PM

Vatican ratchets up defense of pope's family document

VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican is striking back at conservative critics of Pope Francis' landmark document on family life, ratcheting up its defense of the pope with new vigor as bishops begin implementing the document around the world. More...

Posted 7/22/2016 03:01 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

Russ Bailey new Gleans Coordinator for Belknap Conservation District

LACONIA—The Belknap County Conservation District has announced that Eugene "Russ" Bailey has been named as the county's New Hampshire Gleans Coordinator. More...

Posted 7/25/2016 04:51 PM

Sparkle Spa, The Musical coming to Interlakes Children's Theatre

INTERLAKES— Local youth are prepared to add a little sparkle to your life.The Interlakes Children's Theatre presents Sparkle Spa, The Musical, which will run July 30 through August 1.This original musical is based on the Sparkle Spa book se More...

Posted 7/25/2016 12:36 PM

Upcoming events at Weirs Community Park

LACONIA— The Weirs Community Park outdoor amphitheater is hosting several upcoming events.All events start at 6 p.m. More...

Posted 7/25/2016 12:14 PM

History

S&W builds 4-story Union Avenue plant

LACONIA — Scott & Williams Inc. had changed its plans for “the new factory building which they are erecting in connection with their plant at Casino square,” The Laconia Democrat reported, 100 years ago this week.  More...

Posted 7/17/2016 06:43 PM

Dr. Greene ererctss novel, costly ‘castle’

LACONIA — Dr. J.A. Greene, of Boston, “whose Nervura advertisement has become quite familiar to readers of the Democrat,” had acquired a summer residence at Long Island, in Moultonboro, The Laconia Democrat reported, 125 years ago this week. More...

Posted 7/17/2016 06:39 PM

Draftees, aluminum drives in 1941

LACONIA —   Selective Service Board No. 7 of Laconia had “been ordered to deliver five men leaving Laconia, Friday, Aug. More...

Posted 7/17/2016 06:34 PM

Lakes Food and Entertainment

Chrissy Teigen offers a variation on the Caprese salad

The Caprese salad of fresh mozzarella, basil and tomatoes is universally loved.I personally make it all summer long and although I mix up the tomatoes based on what I can buy at the farmers' market, it is virtually the same every time. More...

Posted 7/26/2016 10:33 AM

Summer squash makes flavorful 'pasta' dish

Summer squash reproduces so energetically that calling it prolific is understating the case. Still, why not take advantage of its bounty? More...

Posted 7/26/2016 10:31 AM

Scrambled eggs baked in muffin tins make mornings easier

When it comes to healthy eating, good intentions and willpower can only take us so far. That's why I believe strongly in making the healthy choice the easy choice, especially when it comes to morning decisions. More...

Posted 7/26/2016 10:27 AM

Region

Hiker hit by lightning refuses help; rescuers ignore him

TWIN MOUNTAIN (AP) — Authorities say a hiker apparently struck by lightning in New Hampshire's White Mountains spent a night in a "slow and painful attempt" to hike out of the woods and declined help when a group of hiking firefigh More...

Posted 7/25/2016 06:12 PM

How northern New England compares in electing women

CONCORD — When it comes to women in elected office, Maine stands out for longevity, Vermont for relatively high representation in its Legislature and New Hampshire for achievements across all levels of government.  More...

Posted 7/25/2016 06:11 PM

State liquor store sales up $36 million in record year

CONCORD (AP) — New Hampshire Liquor Commission officials say they saw a record $678 million in sales in the fiscal year that ended June 30. More...

Posted 7/24/2016 04:27 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

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

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

Lakes Region man settles lawsuit against actor Charlie Sheen

Keith Fitzgerald still facing theft charges in Belknap County

LACONIA – A Center Harbor man facing criminal charges for abusing a power of attorney to siphon hundreds of thousands of dollars from investment accounts owned by his terminally ill father, has settled a lawsuit he filed against actor Charlie Sheen. More...

Posted 7/26/2016 04:37 PM

National Night Out nearing at Sanborn Park

LACONIA — Now in its 32th year, the National Night Out Program is about to make an annual return to Laconia. Police Lt. Richard Simmons said this year's National Night Out event will be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Aug. More...

Posted 7/26/2016 04:10 PM

Troopers capture Belmont DWI suspect following pursuit

CANTERBURY -- New Hampshire State Troopers have arrested a Belmont driver suspected of aggravated driving while intoxicated following a pursuit on I-93 that stretched from Bow to Franklin. More...

Posted 7/26/2016 06:20 AM

Local Dems react to Kaine as VP pick, DNC Chair resignation

LACONIA—Local Democratic town chairmen are praising Hillary Clinton's selection of Virginia Senator Tim Kaine as her vice presidential running mate, but have a divided view on the resignation over the weekend of Debbie Wasserman-Shultz as the nationa More...

Posted 7/25/2016 02:48 PM

Lakes Region crowns up for grabs Saturday

Two young women to claim titles during pageant at Gilford Youth Center

GILFORD — The pressure will be on for a group of young women hoping to emerge with crowns while competing in the 2017 Miss Lakes Region and the 2017 Miss Lakes Region Outstanding Teen pageant on Saturday evening in Gilford. More...

Posted 7/25/2016 03:07 PM

Northfield Police establish fund to assist family of worker killed

NORTHFIELD—The town's Police Association has established a fund to help the family of Tom Wooten, a highway department worker who was killed in an accident at the town highway garage last week. More...

Posted 7/25/2016 01:13 PM

Laconia hires new public works director

LACONIA — An experienced professional engineer has been hired as Laconia's new public works director. On Monday, Laconia City Manager Scott Myers said that Wesley B. Anderson of Laconia will replace Paul Moynihan on Aug. 15. More...

Posted 7/25/2016 04:08 PM

Golden View gets perfect score in state inspection

MEREDITH- Each year the New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services performs an unannounced inspection of nursing facilities, and Golden View Health Care announced that its inspection was deficiency free and received a perfect score. More...

Posted 7/25/2016 04:07 PM

Four-alarm brush fire breaks out in Gilmanton

GILMANTON- More than 50 firefighters from a large amount of fire departments in the Lakes Region and beyond fought an extensive brush fire on Sunday night, and while Chief Paul Hempel said it was too early to tell for sure, he believes that the blaze More...

Posted 7/24/2016 09:30 PM

Residents from Sanbornton celebrate Old Home Day

SANBORNTON- Residents from Sanbornton and surrounding towns gathered for a day full of games, vendors, food and live demonstrations by blacksmiths and woodcutters on Saturday for Old Home Day, which had a day’s worth of activities that were fun for e More...

Posted 7/24/2016 07:25 PM

Busted in Belknap

JULY 23, 2016

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

Posted 7/23/2016 07:56 AM

Northfield highway employee dies in accident

NORTHFIELD — An accident outside the Northfield Highway Department on Park Street killed a town worker while crews were moving equipment Thrusday morning.According Nortfield Police to member of the left a worker dead. More...

Posted 7/22/2016 09:26 AM

Superintendent in Franklin hopes to bring back teachers

25 staff members were cut in May due to a budgeting shortfall

FRANKLIN- City and school officials have been working hard to tackle the SAU 18 budget shortfall that led to 25 staff members let go, and the ball continues to keep rolling in an effort to find money to bring back teachers that are necessary to how t More...

Posted 7/22/2016 05:36 PM

New Citizen electronic edition arrives Tuesday

LACONIA — Starting Monday, readers of The Citizen online will be able to experience a redesigned electronic edition of the newspaper. More...

Posted 7/22/2016 01:34 PM

Lake Week kicks off today on Newfound Lake

BRISTOL- The second annual Lake Week hosted by the Newfound Lake Region Association kicks off today at the Grey Rocks Conservation area in Hebron, where Program Manager Andrew Veilleux said there is a full day of fun activities planned focused on the More...

Posted 7/22/2016 06:55 PM

City man waives right to probable cause hearing

LACONIA – A city man charged with firing a gun and threatening to set on his dogs on a police officer trying to serve him notice of a court hearing, has waived his right to a probable cause hearing and remains jailed in lieu of $35,000 cash bail. More...

Posted 7/21/2016 02:37 PM

Band returns to school-day schedule at Laconia High

LACONIA — This morning's announcement has got to be music to the ears of supporters of the Laconia High School Band. More...

Posted 7/20/2016 11:26 AM

Sweet music: Band back on schedule at Laconia High

LACONIA — The Marching Sachems won't miss a beat this coming year as Laconia High School will restore the popular symphonic band program to its daytime schedule when students return to classes this fall. More...

Posted 7/20/2016 02:32 PM

Gilford Town Beach closed due to E. coli

GILFORD- The Gilford Town Beach is temporarily closed due to high bacteria levels tested by the state’s Department of Environmental Services. More...

Posted 7/20/2016 04:50 PM

Commissioners approve JAG grant funds

LACONIA- The Belknap County Commissioners unanimously approved the acceptance of funds regarding an Edward Byrne Justice Assistance Grant amounting to $1,164. More...

Posted 7/20/2016 05:49 PM

Meredith looks to add more conservation land

Acquisition of 200 acres would cost about $1.12 million

MEREDITH- The Board of Selectmen gave the okay for the Conservation Commission to purchase an area of land in the Page Pond Forest in a project that is estimated to cost a little more than $1.12 million and preserve around 200 acres of land. More...

Posted 7/19/2016 03:25 PM

Gilford Planning Board denies Bank of NH Pavilion request

Request would have increased volume, hours

GILFORD—Following a public hearing on Monday night, the town's planning board voted no on a request by Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion to increase volume levels and extend hours during two nights of concerts on Aug. 5 and 6. More...

Posted 7/19/2016 03:05 PM

Touring through life

Dave Mason rocks Bank of NH Pavilion

GILFORD- Legendary guitarist Dave Mason graced the stage at the Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion on Monday night where he played plenty of his huge hits to a crowd of adoring fans. More...

Posted 7/19/2016 07:55 PM

Liquor and wine outlet opens up in Plymouth

PLYMOUTH- The liquor industry is one that brings in enormous revenue figures for the Granite State, and on Monday morning the New Hampshire Liquor Commission cut the ribbon to mark the opening of its newest store located just off of Tenney Mountain H More...

Posted 7/18/2016 03:44 PM

Fundraisers planned to help monitor loons

MOULTONBOROUGH- The Loon Preservation Committee has a couple of major fundraising events coming up, which includes the annual summer luncheon on Sunday and the sixth annual Carl Johnson Memorial Golf Tournament on Aug. 15. More...

Posted 7/18/2016 02:51 PM

Sports Galleries

NASCAR Sprint Cup

July 17, 2016
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Posted 7/18/2016 06:31 AM

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

NHMS Saturday July 16, 2016
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Posted 7/17/2016 05:40 AM

Images from Qualifying Day

July 15, 2016

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Posted 7/16/2016 01:21 PM

Sports

At least 105 Russian athletes banned so far

MOSCOW — At least 105 athletes from the 387-strong Russian Olympic team announced last week have been barred from the Rio Games in connection with the country's doping scandal. More...

Posted 7/26/2016 05:19 PM

Baltusrol is last chance for 2016 major for McIlroy, Spieth

SPRINGFIELD, N.J. — Rory McIlroy took stock of his game and the shots required at Baltusrol and reached a most logical conclusion Tuesday. More...

Posted 7/26/2016 05:17 PM

Federer to miss rest of season, including Olympics, US Open

Roger Federer is sitting out the rest of this season, including the Rio de Janeiro Olympics and U.S. More...

Posted 7/26/2016 05:15 PM

Features

STAND UP LACONIA celebrating 5 years!

COFFEE HOUSE RETURNS to Pitmans Freight Room

STARTING THE NIGHT off with entertainment were Steve Snow retired LHS teacher,his sisters; Barbara Farrell and Laurie Snow and LHS Social Studies teacher Laurel Hubbard. More...

Posted 7/21/2016 03:45 PM

Birch Sapped

I-93 is My Bowling Alley

I must issue a public apology for anyone who happened to be on I-93 on Sunday, May 29th, near the Canterbury exit, at about 3:30 in the afternoon. More...

Posted 7/20/2016 10:48 AM

When is a bill not a bill?

After feathers, bills are the most distinctive feature of birds.  In many cases, a bird’s bill helps us identify the general group or species to which the bird belongs.  Think, for instance, of the flattened bill of ducks, the hooked bill o More...

Posted 7/20/2016 10:41 AM

Police Logs

Laconia Police Log

LACONIA – City police responded to 86 calls for service, made no arrests and took a suicidal person into protective custody from Monday, July 25 to Tuesday, July 26. More...

Posted 7/26/2016 02:04 PM

Belknap County Superior Court

LACONIA – Judge James D. More...

Posted 7/26/2016 01:24 PM

Laconia Police Log

LACONIA – City police responded to 214 calls for service, made eight arrests and took five people into protective custody for drunkenness from Friday, July 22 to Sunday, July 25.On July 22 at 7:45 p.m. Vincent C. More...

Posted 7/25/2016 02:30 PM

Opinion

World needs better homes and guardians

Five score and two years ago, Robert Frost wrote “Mending Wall,” a poem seeking to extract wisdom from stony New England soil. It begins: “Something there is that doesn’t love a wall.” While he didn’t have Donald Trump’s campaign rhetoric i More...

Posted 7/26/2016 09:40 AM

Accreditation assessment team requests public comments

Editor, Citizen A team of assessors from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. More...

Posted 7/26/2016 09:20 AM

Dean Mason's legacies to be enjoyed by future generations

Editor, Citizen When Chuck Thorndike, Jim Wallace, and I embarked upon the three-year journey to historically preserve Indian Island off Scenic Park in Meredith, we needed the help of many, many people. More...

Posted 7/26/2016 09:08 AM

Puzzles

Sudoku

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Posted 7/25/2016 04:58 PM

Crossword

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Celebrity Cipher

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Posted 7/25/2016 04:56 PM

Around Town

Local attorney becomes 'Of Counsel' after 44 years

LACONIA — After 44 years of trials, Attorney Bob Hemeon has become Of Counsel. A veteran of the US Navy, Hemeon joined Wescott Law as a partner in 1999, after nearly three decades as a criminal and civil litigator. More...

Posted 7/21/2016 12:31 PM

Lakes Region Cupcakes, Now Featuring Mel’s Creative Cakes, Re-Opens in Tilton

TILTON — Lakes Region Cupcakes, located on 285 Main Street in Tilton, re-opened under new ownership. More...

Posted 7/21/2016 12:20 PM

Celebrate your love of Newfound at 2nd Annual Lake Week

BRISTOL — The Newfound Lake Region Association is hosting a fun and interactive week-long celebration of Newfound’s great outdoors during the 2nd Annual Lake Week, starting at the Grey Rocks Conservation Area in Hebron on Saturday, July 23 and finish More...

Posted 7/21/2016 12:10 PM

Nation

IS group claims attack that killed 85-year-old French priest

SAINT-ETIENNE-DU-ROUVRAY, France (AP) — Two attackers slit the throat of an 85-year-old priest celebrating Mass in a French church, killing him and gravely injuring one of the few worshippers present before being shot to death by police. More...

Posted 7/26/2016 02:20 PM

Jordan gives $2M; looks to build trust between blacks, cops

CHARLOTTE, N.C. More...

Posted 7/25/2016 03:47 PM

Gunfire at teen nightclub party leaves 2 dead, 17 wounded

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Gunfire erupted at a nightclub hosting a swimsuit-themed party for teens in Florida, leaving two teens dead and at least 17 other people wounded, officials said Monday. More...

Posted 7/25/2016 02:35 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