Garden center issue

Apr 20, 2010
12:00 AM

Police Log

Underage party On April 6 at 1:12 a.m., Master Police Officer Dick Scott responded to a Canton Circle apartment regarding an underage party. According to Scott's report, when he arrived, Master Police Officer Jason Wimpey and Officer Charles Wroblewski were speaking with six individuals outside. Scott wrote that, from where he was standing, he could see numerous beer bottles and what appeared to be cups on the table set up for a drinking game. The resident, Lance Dunham, 26, of Concord said to Scott "it's okay, everyone is of age," according to the report. Meanwhile, Wroblewski checked IDs, and…

Apr 20, 2010
12:00 AM
Editor rumble

Say good-bye to one Insider and hello to another

Today marks the end of an era for the Insider. An era that will, henceforth, be known as "Katie Time." She's been working with us since the Insider was born, first part-time as our trusty calendar editor, then full-time when we realized we couldn't live without her. She paid her dues as a reporter at first, doing all the grunt work we could throw at her yet still finding time to bake…

Apr 20, 2010
12:00 AM

Pet photo of the week

Check it out - friendly pit bulls! This photo was submitted for the Insider's (former) pet contest by Megan Chapman of Concord. "These are our three dogs," she writes, "the white and brown and the black puppy are pit bulls and their names are Angel and Shadow. The one on the left is our pit bull/lab mix Isabella. My daughter Lydia took this picture. These dogs are the greatest because…

Apr 20, 2010
12:00 AM
Concord Public Library

Book of the week

Odd and the Frost Giants Neil Gaiman 2009, 117 pages Juvenile Fiction (grades 3-6) On a cold March morning in Norway, a long time ago, 12-year-old Odd (yes, that is his name) ran, or rather, hobbled away from home. The name “Odd” was supposed to be a lucky name. But fatherless at the age of ten, crippled in an accident that same year, now living with a cruel stepfather and even meaner step-brothers and sisters,…

Apr 20, 2010
12:00 AM

Garden center guide

You may not know this after the weekend we just had (was that snow on our windshield?) but apparently it's spring. No matter how damp it is outside, we still find comfort knowing that with April showers come - yup, you guessed it - May flowers. Some of you have already seen buds popping up, and others aren't interested in floral gardens but are more into the veggie variety. Wherever…

Apr 20, 2010
12:00 AM
Soooooo romantic!

Missed Connections

Just in case you didn’t get your fill last week, here’s even more Craigslist Missed Connections. We sorted through them (it’s a tough job, trust us) and came up with Concord’s finest. To get the full effect, we left them in all their unedited glory. most beautiful lady - m4w - 47 (concord nh) it happened on friday morning at cumberland farms on manchetser street in concord. i was in a blue jeep wrnagler getting gas. you were the nmost beatiful layd ive ver seen and i told you this. you smiled and said thank u. you were driving a vehicle with some kind of suv type vehilce with a shepard…