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Taken 2: Taking it to the Streets

Missing iPod requires a particular set of skills

Heads up, readers, it's time for the Insider's first-ever APB. Somewhere on the streets of Concord, there is an iPod yearning to be returned to its loving owner.The iPod has been missing for almost two months and has been spotted just once in that time, so it may be cold or frightened. Please approach it gently… 0

October 16, 2012
Aah! Real monsters!

Spooky senior project hanging at Red River Theatres

For his senior project at Merrimack Valley High School, Trevor Warren turned a handful of his classmates into movie stars.Warren is no magician, though. Nor does he have James Cameron's number in his cell phone. (Kirk Cameron's? Maybe.) What he does have is a sharp eye for monster movie style and an appreciation… 0

October 16, 2012
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Spooky concert

Pipescreams! Spooktacular!, a family friendly spooky concert will be held at South Congregational Church at 27 Pleasant St. on Oct. 26 at 7 p.m. New Hampshire organists will present a program of great seasonal music for the pipe organ and other guest artists will play, sing, dance and quite possibly howl their way through some great music, both popular and classical. The public… 0

October 16, 2012
playin' in the band

Influx of musicians leaves CHS short on uniforms

When Concord High School senior Kaitlyn Kelleher dons her band uniform every week, it doesn't carry the same thrill it used to.In fact, by her own admission, it's a little pathetic.Concord saw a monstrous growth in band this year, with nearly 40 new members. That's good. What's not so good is that the… 0

October 9, 2012
nature 101

On the hunt for 'shrooms with an expert mycologist

Want to go hunting for wild mushrooms to eat? Here is some good advice: Have adequate knowledge to correctly identify edible mushrooms, or go mushrooming with someone who does. In early September, I went on a mushroom foray sponsored by the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute of Concord with our guide, Reta MacGregor,… 0

October 9, 2012
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Backpack giveaway

The Concord Public Library is offering a free backpack to any Concord kindergartners who register for a library card. The backpacks include a book, a coloring book and crayons. In order to be eligible for a library card, the kindergartner must live in Concord and must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. We ask that those adults please bring in a photo ID and something with the… 0

October 9, 2012
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Monthly meeting

The Merrimack County Stamp Collectors' regular monthly meeting will be held Oct. 16 at 1:30 p.m. at the Bow Mills United Methodist Church, 505 South St., Bow. Anyone interested in stamp collecting is invited to attend. For more information, call Dan Day at 228-1154. 0

October 9, 2012
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Community luncheon

Kathrine Switzer, best known as the woman who challenged the all-male tradition of the Boston Marathon and became the first woman to officially enter and run the event in 1967, will deliver the keynote address at the annual Women Building Community Luncheon on Oct. 10 at the Radisson Hotel in Manchester.The Women Building Community Luncheon is presented by the Women's Fund of New… 0

October 9, 2012
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Walker Lecture series

The Walker Lecture series presents "The Silk Road" travelogue on Oct. 24 at 7:30 p.m. at the Concord City Auditorium.Cinematographer Marlin Darrah leads the audience along the footsteps of Marco Polo through the Orient. We will travel through the history, beauty, and exotic locals along this historic route. All Walker Lecture events take place at the Concord City Auditorium, 2… 0

October 9, 2012
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Annual dinner

The Greater Concord Chamber of Commerce will celebrate its 93rd Annual Dinner on Oct. 29 at 5:15 p.m. at the Grappone Conference Center, 70 Constitution Ave. The event features guest speaker Knight Kiplinger of Kiplinger Financial, and the announcement of the chamber's esteemed Citizen of the Year Award.The evening begins with a cocktail reception at 5:15 p.m. The dinner hour… 0

October 9, 2012