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July 3, 2014

People on the Move

Erika Cormier of Plaistow has authored a book that has been published. Her book, “As the Smoke Clears; a memoir” is now available on Kindle and Amazon. “The story is one of struggle, yes, but ultimately of learning to love myself again, finding hope, choosing recovery, and thus living to choose my mission as helping others with support, through the experience in my book.”

Congratulations to Samantha Bellows of East Kingston! Samantha participated in the 2014 New Hampshire’s Own Macaroni and Cheese Bake Off on January 18 at the Grappone Conference Center in Concord. Contestants could choose to participate in one of four categories: Traditional, Local Made, Creative/Exotic, or Restaurant. There was a first, second, and third place winner in each category, as well as a first, second, and third for the People’s Choice Award. Samantha was awarded First Place in the Traditional category. All winners received a wooden cheese board plaque inscribed with their place and category, and first place winners also received a Corian cutting board donated by Forever Boards. The recipes of all of the placing contestants are available to view at www.nhdairypromo.org.

A new online bookstore has been launched: Books for Animal Lovers (http://www.booksforanimallovers.com). As the name indicates, the online e-tailer offers books on dogs, cats, horses, birds, and other creatures, as well as gifts for animal lovers. Some titles are independent, lesser-known books, some are bestsellers. Books for Animal Lovers is based in Exeter, and was launched in December of 2013.

Core Physicians and Core Pediatrics are pleased to welcome Ashley Lamb, MD, to the Epping Regional Health Center. Dr. Lamb is uniquely specialized in both adult and pediatric medicine, with board certifications in both internal medicine and pediatrics. She is currently accepting patients of any age. For more information about Core Physicians, visit www.corephysicians.org or visit them on Facebook.

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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 4 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 www.newburyportart.org.

    Kingston Artist Participates in Exhibit Posted 7 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 18 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 61 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 48 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 48 days ago 1 Photo

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