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May 3, 2012

People on the Move

Donahue, Tucker & Ciandella, PLLC is pleased to announce that Douglas M. Mansfield has become a Member of the Firm. Doug advises businesses, municipal and individual clients in employment and labor matters as well as business law. DTC has offices in Exeter, Portsmouth and Meredith.

The Citizens Bank Foundation announced that it is donating $20,000 to the Regional Economic Development Center of Southern New Hampshire's (REDC) Business Training Center. The grant will allow REDC to develop a business training center in Southern New Hampshire, with a goal of providing a one-stop shop for entrepreneurs, existing businesses, lenders and community leaders seeking assistance to help them stimulate economic activities in their communities.

Jones & Beach Engineers, Inc. recently hired Barry Gier, PE, as Senior Project Engineer for civil site design residential and commercial projects at this Stratham office. Gier formerly worked at Tri-Tech Engineering in Dover. Jones & Beach is celebrating its 35th Anniversary providing land survey and civil engineering services to private and municipal clients. Jones & Beach is located at 85 Portsmouth Avenue, Stratham. For additional information, call 603-772-4746.

Since Dr. Jennifer Warren left family practice in 2004 to open Physicians Healthy Weight Center in North Hampton, Dover, and Salem, she has quietly helped thousands of patients lose tens of thousands of pounds. And although she is considered a best kept secret in New Hampshire, she is very well known across the U.S. and around the world for her work in battling obesity. In fact, in the December 2011 issue of "Allure Magazine", Dr. Warren was featured in: "Kitchen Confidential": A Physician, nutritionist, a Top chef Judge. For more information about Jennifer Warren, M.D., visit healthyweightcenter.com.

The 29th annual NH Farm & Forest Exposition wrapped up a successful fair recently with one of the largest crowds in many years. The annual industry awards reception, held on February 3, recognized a dozen individuals and businesses for outstanding contributions to their industry. Local 2012 winners include: Clarke Farm, Jack and Linda Clarke, Epping. The Clarkes started farming on the other side of town in 1972 after moving to Epping from Andover, MA. Since then, they have expanded the farm so that today it has over 300 acres on which the Clarkes raise sheep and beef. For more information about the NH Farm & Forest Expo, visit www.nhfarmadforestexpo.org.

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  • Citizen of the Year

    The Atkinson Lions Club is pleased to announce that Martin (Marty) Feuer, pictured, has been chosen as the Atkinson Citizen of the Year for 2014. Marty has been an active member of the community since 1951 having been a firefighter for many years and served on the Timberlane School Board. He was the former owner of Feuer Lumber Company, and has passed the torch (and the business) to his son John Feuer. Marty is a U.S. Army Air Force veteran serving as a Glider Pilot and was shot down September 19, 1944 over Rethy, Belgium, and fought in the Normandy invasion. He has been married to his wife Eleanor, for more than 66 years and will celebrate his 93rd birthday on May 3. Please join the Feuer family and the Atkinson Lions to celebrate on Sun., May 4, from 1:00-3:00 p.m. at the Atkinson Congregational Church.

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  • Realtors Support Liberty House

    The Granite State South Board of REALTOR®s Affiliates Raise Money for Veterans’ Charities. On March 4th, the GSSBR Affiliates Committee presented the Liberty House with a check for over $3,000 raised from the successfully sold out event GSSBR, Love and Laughter Comedy Night for Veterans’ Charities. The event was held on January 24th at the Atkinson Country Club. On hand for the photo opportunity are, from left to right, Tammy Verani, RMS Mortgage, Josh Frias from Radius Financial Group, Paul Descoteaux of Schaefer Mortgage, Keith Howard, Liberty House Executive Director, Larry George from St Mary's Bank, Stacy McCabe-Knight, GSSBR CEO, Andy Gould of Olde Patriot Title and Closing Services, James Gallagher from Bank of NH, and Jennifer Prescott, Pentucket Bank. Photo by Janira Wheatley.

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Obituaries
  • Elwood (Al) Shaw, 93

    Meredith, NH — Elwood (Al) Shaw, 93, of Center Harbor, passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 30, 2014, at Forestview Manor in Meredith. He was the beloved husband of the late Greta L. (Sykes) Shaw, to whom he was married for 62 years.

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  • Jo Ann Hughes, 79

    Sandown, NH — Jo Ann (Phelps) Hughes of Sandown, New Hampshire passed away on Thursday, March 27, 2014, surrounded by all of her children at home. She was born in Little Bend Kentucky, to Beatrice (Shepherd) Phelps and John (Cat) Phelps in 1934. Jo Ann was predeceased by brothers, Marcus Phelps, Johnny Phelps, Forrest Phelps and sisters, Juanita Phelps, and Jeanette (Phelps) Vincent. She is survived by brother, Donald Quiggins of Georgia; sisters, Geneva (Phelps) Stanley of Kentucky, and Frances (Phelps) Bratcher of Tennessee who had just visited Jo Ann in September of 2013.

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  • Sherry Lynn (Cookson) Scanzilo

    Raymond, NH — Sherry Lynn (Cookson) Scanzillo, 58, of Raymond, N.H., passed away Saturday, April 5, 2014, at the Elliot Hospital surrounded by her loving family after a sudden illness.

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  • Thomas Hugh Clinton, 73

    Atkinson, NH — Tom passed away on Sunday, March 30, 2014, at Elliot Hospital in Manchester. Tom was born on October, 30, 1940, at Clover Hill Hospital in Lawrence, Mass., as the only child to Hugh Clinton and Evelyn (Forcier) Clinton. Tom graduated from Methuen High School in 195

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  • Jo Ann Hughes, 79

    Sandown, NH — Jo Ann (Phelps) Hughes of Sandown, New Hampshire passed away on Thursday, March 27, 2014, surrounded by all of her children at home. She was born in Little Bend Kentucky, to Beatrice (Shepherd) Phelps and John (Cat) Phelps in 1934. Jo Ann was predeceased by brothers, Marcus Phelps, Johnny Phelps, Forrest Phelps and sisters, Juanita Phelps, and Jeanette (Phelps) Vincent. She is survived by brother, Donald Quiggins of Georgia; sisters, Geneva (Phelps) Stanley of Kentucky, and Frances (Phelps) Bratcher of Tennessee who had just visited Jo Ann in September of 2013.

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