, Kingston, NH


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 To learn more about its other divisions, visit or

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  • Volunteer of the Year

    Atkinson Academy Elementary School has named its Volunteer of the Year for 2014. Timberlane Regional High School graduate Ashley Higham, right, received the award from teacher Meredith Bastien, pictured left. Ashley volunteered her services three days a week for two hours in 5-K Intensive Needs classes during the school year.

    Volunteer of the Year Posted 5 days ago 1 Photo
  • Kingston Artist Participates in Exhibit

    NEWBURYPORT, MA —Mary Carolyn Webber of Kingston will present her monotype paintings at the Newburyport Art Association, located at 65 Water Street, Newburyport, MA. The Opening Reception will be held on Fri., August 1, from 7:00-9:00 p.m. The exhibit runs through August 10. Other artists in the show include: Patty de Grandpre, Kate Higley, Muriel Angelil, Mary Tuttle, Kate Hanlon, Barbara Nachmias-Kedesdy, Ila Cox, Susan Dosick, Susan Jaworski-Stranc, Mary Arthur Pollak, and Jim Tinguely. For more information, call 978-465-8769, or visit

    Kingston Artist Participates in Exhibit Posted 8 days ago 1 Photo
  • Chief Stephen Savage Honored.

    The new Plaistow Police Department Training Facility was named for veteran Police Chief Stephen Savage, insert, the town’ longest-serving Chief. Several area police departments will be utilizing the modern facility.

    Chief Stephen Savage Honored Posted 19 days ago 1 Photo
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    File photo Electra Alessio receives a business award on behalf of Carriage Towne News from the Merrimack Valley Chamber of Commerce in 2004. Chamber president Joe Bevilacqua, right, and Jeffrey Butland of the U.S. Small Business Administration make the presentation.

    Saluting the force behind Carriage Towne Posted 62 days ago 5 Photos
  • Masons Donate to Seacoast

    Gideon Masonic Lodge No. 84 of Kingston, made a substantial donation to three students from the Seacoast School of Technology of Exeter, during a fundraiser held at the lodge on Church St., in Kingston. The young men (all welders), will represent the State of NH in the National Skills Championship in Kansas City, Missouri. Pictured above, from left, are: Linda Murray, parent advisor; Tim Lavelle. Gideon Lodge secretary; and the three technology students: Tiger Thongchanh, Jeremy Claar, and Ryan Murray.

    Masons Donate to Seacoast Updated 49 days ago 1 Photo
  • Family of the Year

    At the 115th annual Knights of Columbus Convention, held at the Radison Hotel in Nashua, Ron and Nancy Metevier from Council #6850 in Epping, were awarded the 2013-2014 Family of the Year. Pictured with them is the Very Rev. Agapit Jean Jr., the State Champlain for the K of C (also a member of Council #6850).

    Family of the Year Updated 49 days ago 1 Photo

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