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May 17, 2012

People on the Move

Lisa Gustavson of Epping was one of eight health professionals that just returned from a tuina (pronounced t-way-na) program held October 15-28 in Bejing, Peoples Republic of China, at the China National Olympic Training Center. Tuina is an ancient Chinese manual therapeutic medical system which combines aspects of massage, physical therapy and acupuncture. This was the second time Lisa has traveled to China for more intense training and the learning of new techniques. For more information, call Lisa at 603-734-4127.

Cooperative Extension, Rockingham County, has announced three new members have been welcomed to its Advisory Council. Made up of county citizens who are elected volunteers, the Advisory Council advises and assists UNH Cooperative Extension in the implementation of local Extension programs. New members include Susan Cox of Brentwood, Isobel Parke of Epping, and Robin Wrighton of Brentwood. Additional members of the Advisory Council include Patrice Baker, Kensington, Rebecca Cronin, Newmarket, Jeff Hillier, North Hampton, Judy and Nathan Merrill, Stratham, Emily Schmalzer, Brentwood, and Linda Thomas, Candia. Elected officials who are members of the Advisory Council include Rep. Wes Shuler of East Kingston and Commissioner Katharin Pratt of Hampton.

New Generation has received a grant of $5,000 from the Bishop's Charitable Assistance Fund for help to pay for the cost of food, utilities, and snow removal. The Bishop's Charitable Assistance Fund makes grants to tax-exempt organizations without regard to religious affiliation for projects that help people in New Hampshire meet their basic needs. New Generation is a homeless shelter in Greenland, that provides shelter, food, and support to homeless pregnant and newly parenting women and their babies from throughout the state.

Dr. Joshua Siegel, MD, of Northeast Surgical Care has been named one of the "125 Outstanding Knee Surgeons" by Becker's Orthopedic, Spine & Pain Management Review. For more information about Dr. Siegel and his services, visit www.accesssportsmed.com and www.northeastsurgicalcare.com.

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    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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    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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