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April 18, 2013

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Coalition for Youth Family Fun

The eighth annual Raymond Coalition for Youth Family Fun Night at Raymond Middle School was again a tremendous success. The evening showcased all the great things and services that the town has to offer. Committee members include, from left, Linda Daigle, Tammy Reardon, Celeste Clark, executive director; Christine Bostaph, Matt Chouinard, and Steve Michelson, program coordinator. (CTN photo by Larry Kennedy)

Donation for Wounded Veterans

The Kingston Veteran's Club donated the proceeds from their annual Clam Bake to the Wounded warriors at 45 North.  The camps' founder, Jon Worrall, 57, is a retired Sergeant First Class in the Army, who himself suffered a traumatic brain injury while serving in Iraq.  Worrall turned his retirement home in Pittsburg, into a camp for wounded veterans needing solitude and camaraderie and where wounded or deployed Warriors can go to enjoy some fishing, shooting, hunting and relaxing.  Presenting the $1000 check above is bar Manager Claudia Tremblay, Jon Worrall of 45 North, and Greg Queen, Kingston Clam Bake Chairman. The Kingston Veteran's Club encourages Iraqi war veterans to stop by the club at 36 Church Street in Kingston, or call at 642-3419.

Timberlane Health Fair

Parkland Medical Center in Derry, highlighted the annual Timberlane Regional School District Health Fair with its da Vinci Surgical System, pictured above. Other informative booths included: nutrition, concussion awareness, Lyme Disease, and more. Using hands-on techniques is senior Emily Deluca. (CTN photo by Larry Kennedy)

Books for Breakfast

The popular Books for Breakfast campaign held at Hampstead Public Library is designed to give families the opportunity to spend time with their children over books and breakfast, free of charge. Library staffer Kate Thomas, standing, spends time with members of the Cronin family, mom Suzanne, Tommy, 4, and Joey, 7. For information, call the library at 329-6411. (CTN photo by Larry Kennedy)

Congregational Church in Raymond

The Congregational Church of Raymond proudly sits opposite in the center of town. Worship services at the historic house of God begin each Sunday at 10:30 a.m. and Sunday School starts at 9:30 a.m. All are welcome to attend. (CTN photo by Larry Kennedy)

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