The Market Days issue

Jul 13, 2010
5:08 PM

Your handy-dandy Market Days map

There’ll be over 100 booths at Market Days this year. This is the updated vendor list as of press time. A A. Little Confection Akasha Massage and Bodywork Amica Mutual Insurance Company Avon Arnie’s Place ARPI International B Bayou Billy BMD Collectibles C Capitol Center for the Arts Capitol Craftsman & Romance Jewelers Centennial Senior Center Checkmate Pizza Christian Science…

Jul 13, 2010
12:00 AM
Deputy police chief tells all

Got Market Days questions? John Duval has answers

We hate to be the bearers of bad news, folks, but Market Days isn't all just fun and games. Okay, that's not entirely true: It's roughly 96.7 percent fun and games, and 3.3 percent planning and logistics. So before you start inhaling plates of fried dough and attempting to plunk Mayor Jim Bouley in the dunk tank, there are a few basics you should be aware of. For answers about driving, parking and peeing at the event, we went straight to Mr. Market Days himself, Deputy Chief John Duval of the Concord Police Department: What are the best ways to get in and out of town? If you're coming in from…

Jul 13, 2010
12:00 AM
Concord Public Library

Book of the week

Romancing Miss Bronte Juliet Gael 2010, 416 pages Setting: Victorian England Juliet Gael has created a remarkable fictional work based on the life of Charlotte Bronte. Using scholarly sources, and Charlotte's own letters, the author brings Charlotte and her family to life. Gael skillfully creates the sisters' personalities using insights provided by the characters from Charlotte's novels and imagining the impact…

Jul 13, 2010
12:00 AM

Where The Insider goes, nobody knows!

We're afraid of heights, but these brave scouts from Troop 88 clearly are not. They recently visited the High Peaks region of the Adirondacks in upstate New York. "Of course, we carried a copy of the Insider wherever we went," wrote scoutmaster Phil Donovan. "We took this photograph at the top of Whiteface Mountain, the home of the 1932 and 1980 Winter Olympics alpine events." From left:…

Jul 13, 2010
12:00 AM
Delish!

Cookbook with fav meals from Bow ladies

The women at Bow Mills United Methodist Church, 505 South St., Bow, recently published a new cookbook. The book features favorite recipes gathered from members of the church along with pictures of memories old and new. The cost is $10. To purchase a book or for more information, call 228-1154.

Jul 13, 2010
12:00 AM
Say hello to . . .

Leadership Greater Concord's class of 2011

Kim Murdoch, chair of the 2011 Leadership Greater Concord steering committee, is pleased to announce the selection of the Leadership Greater Concord Class of 2011. Leadership Greater Concord is a program sponsored by the Greater Concord Chamber of Commerce and is designed to foster civic awareness in the community. The class of 2011 includes: Kate Atkinson, St. Paul's Church; Renee Beyer, Ocean Bank; Alan Blake, NHTI-Concord's Community College; Michelle Bunnell, Northway Bank; Alexander Cohn, Concord Monitor; Michael Cretella, Orr & Reno, PA; James Doherty III, The H.L. Turner Group, Inc.;…