Military issue

Feb 16, 2010
12:00 AM
Concord Public Library

Book of the week

For more information about the Concord Public Library, visit concordpubliclibrary.net. Baking Cakes in Kigali Gaile Parkin 2009, 308 pages Fiction; Setting: Modern-day Kigali, Rwanda Angel Tungaraza is an unusual woman. She is from Tanzania and has her own cake-making business in Kigali, Rwanda. Angel makes beautiful cakes in all sorts of shapes with vibrant colors and decorations. The cakes are delicious, and some…

Feb 16, 2010
12:00 AM
Pet corner

Keep kids and dogs happy

Kids and dogs living happily together is one of the sweetest sights to see, but there are a few things to remember when letting your child interact with the family dog - or any dog - safely. First, supervision is vital. Dogs have a tolerance level just like we do, and kids don't always recognize when they are pushing a dog too much or making them uncomfortable. Some dogs have a very high tolerance level; others do…

Feb 16, 2010
12:00 AM
Here’s how you can be a hero

Operation: Military Kids

This fall, about 1,100 New Hampshire National Guard soldiers will be deployed to Kuwait. The troops will likely be assigned to manage U.S. bases, according to the Monitor. Additional duties include patrolling bases, checking vehicles and keeping convoys of soldiers and supplies safe as they travel between Kuwait and Iraq. The mission isn't set in stone, but the deployment is, which means many families will be spending…

Feb 16, 2010
12:00 AM
Young Professional of the Month

Why you need to know Eric Reingold

If you haven’t been to one of the Concord Young Professionals Network’s events, now’s the time to go. Okay, maybe not this second but instead on Feb. 17. Because from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., CPYN is holding its monthly meeting at Red River Theatres, 11 S. Main St. Not only will you get to eat, drink and be merry with other Concord-area young professionals, but you’ll maybe meet someone as awesome as our Young…

Feb 16, 2010
12:00 AM

Police Log

Road rage John Doyle, 36, of Concord was arrested on Jan. 28 on charges of simple assault and resisting arrest. Officer Steven Martel was driving north on South Street at approximately 3:47 p.m. when he reported that he saw two men fighting in the middle of the street. The men were later identified as Doyle and Devin Baillie, 32, of Concord. Martel stopped his patrol car and asked the men to come over to talk to him. Martel wrote that Baillie cooperated and calmly walked toward him while Doyle continued screaming, swearing and walking around in a brisk manner. After speaking with the two men…

Feb 16, 2010
12:00 AM
Concord tv

Pick of the week

"Wings of Knowledge: Winant Park" will be on Concord TV's Channel 22 on Feb. 19 at 2 p.m. and Feb. 21 at 10 p.m. Launched in 2001, NHTI's "Wings of Knowledge" is an annual series of cultural events, including speakers and films. The series supports and expands upon NHTI's variety of academic offerings and is another element in the school's expanding community college mission. This week's episode features a talk on John Gilbert Winant, New Hampshire's first three-term governor. A towering figure of the 20th century, he is fondly remembered as New Hampshire's progressive and compassionate Depression-era…