The Concord TV issue

Mar 30, 2010
1:26 PM

Get to know Concord Community TV

In a world where 24 hours worth of video is uploaded to YouTube every minute, Concord TV is helping the community stay on top of the trend with training and opportunities to develop skills. The local access station is doing big things for residents, nonprofits and businesses and wants you to know about it. The station was founded 10 years ago in a 950-square-foot space at Concord High…

Mar 30, 2010
1:36 PM

Police log

‘What beer?’ Colleen Collins, 45, of Concord was arrested on March 21 on charges of theft, possession of an open container on private property and breach of bail conditions. According to Officer Melissa Pfefferle’s report, she was dispatched to the Hess station on North Main Street around 4:10 p.m. for a report that a woman had stolen a can of beer. A Hess employee described the woman as wearing a red hooded sweatshirt and said she had bruising around her left eye. After a brief search, Pfefferle found a woman who fit the description and that she recognized to be Collins. Pfefferle wrote…

Mar 30, 2010
1:41 PM
Nature 101

A question about robins

Paul, One day as I was looking out my kitchen window, I observed an interesting scene going on in my backyard. A bunch of robins were on the ground underneath a crab apple tree eating. Along came a squirrel that decided to join them. The robins didn’t seem to mind – they just kept on feasting away. Two blue jays flew into the tree and as soon as the squirrel realized that they were there, it ran up the tree and…

Mar 30, 2010
1:43 PM
Young Professional of the week

Hear from the city’s best and brightest

Each month, the Greater Concord Chamber of Commerce hosts monthly networking meetings for young professionals. The Concord Young Professionals bring together movers and shakers in town, lets them mingle, and feeds them appetizers – it’s not a bad deal. The next meeting will be held April 21 at New Hampshire Distributors, 65 Regional Drive, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Admission is free. For more information and to register,…

Mar 30, 2010
1:45 PM
Need a scholarship?

NHHEAF gives students the opportunity to take it to the bank

The NHHEAF Network Organizations launched the second round of the “Take it to the Bank Scholarship Giveaway,” awarding New Hampshire students with $1,000 in college scholarships. One winner will be chosen each month from January through October. To apply for the scholarship, students should visit Elizabeth Ireland, a resident of Concord, was the November winner. Elizabeth is a freshman at the New Hampshire Institute or Art, majoring in painting. “I love learning about art and I am truly enjoying my experience at NHIA.” She enjoys the opportunity to attend…

Mar 30, 2010
1:45 PM
Calling all green thumbs

Join the ‘Split and Swap’ committee

The Perennial Exchange will fill the Concord City Auditorium, 2 Prince St., parking lot on May 8 from 8 a.m. to noon, with the 10th annual “Split and Swap” event. The Split and Swap gathers hundreds of area gardeners to share plants and know-how. Affordable annuals and Mothers Day mugs will also be on sale. If you’d like to be part of the committee, contact Karon Devoid at 228-2737 or