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Wings of Freedom

Participating in the Collings Foundation's Wings of Freedom Tour, the Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress "Nine O Nine" WWII heavy bomber, Consolidated B-24 Liberator "Witchcraft" WWII heavy bomber and P-51 Mustang fighter will fly into Concord Municipal Airport for a visit from Sept. 24 to 26. 0

September 18, 2012
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Rwanda project

The Clinton Foundation was asked by the government of Rwanda to assist in building a world class sustainable health care educational system. Our own Dr. Nick Perencevich was selected to participate as faculty and to train medical staff where he is now, in Kigali, Rwanda. He will be back in New Hampshire for a week and will be speaking Sept. 18 at the Concord Woman's… 0

September 11, 2012
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Two programs ahead

The Concord Regional Visiting Nurse Association and its community partners are celebrating National Falls Prevention Awareness Day on Sept. 21 at Horseshoe Pond Place Senior Resource Center at 26 Commercial St. The program is from 10 a.m. to noon.Falls are among the most frequent and preventable causes of injury. Join the group to learn what causes falls and discover resources available… 0

September 11, 2012
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Meeting Sept. 18

The Merrimack County Stamp Collectors' regular monthly meeting will be held Sept. 18 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

September 11, 2012
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Member plant sale

The Hopkinton-Contoocook Gardeners will meet at 10 a.m. Sept 17 at the home of Sue Drescher for the member plant sale. Please label and price all plants and bring any books, pots or tools to sell. New members are welcome. Call 746-5119 for info. 0

September 11, 2012

This Week in Concord History

Sept. 11, 1866: Kearsarge beats Portsmouth 32-19 in one of the first reported games of "base ball" in Concord. Judge Ira Eastman, however, remembers seeing the game (or its forerunner, rounders) played in the city 50 years before.Sept. 11, 2002: Hundreds of people stand silent under umbrellas at the State House Plaza during a Sept. 11 commemoration ceremony.Sept. 12, 1841:… 0

September 11, 2012
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SNOB returns in November

The 2012 SNOB (Somewhat North Of Boston) Film Festival will return to Red River Theatres for four days of independent films, beginning in the evening Nov. 8 with an opening reception, a special tie-in film, and a sneak peak at the weekend films. Friday will be a full day of greatfilms on two screens. In the evening, we will bring back SNOB's Twisted Tales and SNOB's Xtreme… 0

September 11, 2012

City Briefly

Each week, Tom Aspell searches the state for the biggest pumpkin he can find. Once he's got a 10-foot-tall prizewinner, he carves it, puts it out on the front porch and waits. Once some young ragamuffins happen by with the intention of smashing the gourd, the real fun begins. Tom bursts out of the pumpkin - where he was hiding all along - and stops the vandals in their tracks.… 0

September 11, 2012
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Book of the week

For more information about the Concord Public Library, visit concordpubliclibrary.net. Catch MeLisa Gardner2012, 385 pagesFictionCharlie Grant believes she will be murdered on Jan. 21, but she isn't going downwithout a fight. She has trained hard to make sure of that. Her two best friends were murdered on that date a year apart and no suspect was found. When she was 8 years… 0

September 11, 2012

Missed Connections

We here at the Insider often scour Craigslist's Missed Connections for any mention of hunky reporters on the beat the most interesting posts from Concord. Here, we present to you a few of them in all their unedited glory.i beeped u beeped i beeped u beeped - m4w - 32Last night you were driving the honda accord,… 0

September 11, 2012