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June 28, 2012

People on the Move

Ernest P Barka Assisted Living at Rockingham County Nursing Home in Brentwood, is very proud to announce they have received a deficiency free survey from the State of NH according to Steven Woods, Long Term Care Services Director. The survey looks at all aspects of the environment and the care that is provided throughout the entire year.

Four local business leaders, Angela Miele of Londonderry, Thomas Mortimer of Haverhill, Al Getler of Windham, and Scott Cote of Derry, were recently appointed to the Northern Essex Community College Foundation board. The NECC Foundation, Inc. is a nonprofit organization established to provide support and expanded opportunities for the college.

Squamscott Community Commons (SCC) and Southern District YMCA/Camp Lincoln, Inc. (Southern District YMCA) announce that they have entered into a Purchase and Sale Agreement for the property at 56 Linden Street, the former Exeter Region Junior High School. The details of the agreement are not public at this time. Each organization is eager to move forward to bring about a final agreement, with all of the necessary permits in place that would yield a transfer of deed within six months. Recently, the Southern District YMCA partnered with the Exeter Center for the Creative Arts (ECCA) to expand art education programming in Exeter. Y-Arts classes and an afterschool program began in September 2011 at the 30 Linden Street 'YMCA at ECCA' facility. Additionally, the Y has worked closely for the past 25 years with 14 area school districts to offer School Age Child Care. This ability to orchestrate successful community collaborations will be the strength of the Y to move forward with a community-centered facility in Exeter.

Jewett Construction Company, Inc. has contracted with SIG SAUER of Exeter, to construct a 4,500 sf Pro Shop at their Academy in Epping. The new building will house the administrative staff for the company's training facility as well as a large Pro Shop for display and sale of SIG SAUER firearms and accessories. Additional information about Jewett Construction is available at www.jewettconstruction.com. To learn more about its other divisions, visit www.jewettautomotive.com or www.jewettmetalbuildings.com.

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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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    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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