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Keith lines up a putt at the Little River Oriental Rugs hole on the mini golf course. (Thanks to Intown Concord’s Liza Poinier for snapping the pic!) It was a challenging course, with Keith estimating he shot somewhere in the neighborhood of a 100, including at least 15 on the final hole designed by the Co-op. 0

July 22, 2014
The Grammarnator

Imagine if we would have learned about this earlier

The Grammarnator has been thinking about verbs recently, two uses of them, to be exact, one in the Monitor and one in the New York Times. The Monitor’s was a comment by an ordinary American about what seemed to be the widespread practice of taking time off from work to watch the United States in the World… 0

July 22, 2014
Bulletin Board

Online job search service launched by NHTI

NHTI has launched a new online job search service, open to students, alumni and the general public. Although the school has long had a “job bank” where local employers could post positions, this all-new service – powered by College Central Network (CCN) – offers far more than just a list of local jobs. Local employers are encouraged to post jobs to the system and 50 employers… 0

July 22, 2014
Bulletin Board

Book signing at Gibson’s for ‘Fahim Speaks’

NHTI Professor Michael Moffett and noted Hollywood actor and acclaimed Afghan-American military interpreter Fahim Fazli will be featured at a book-signing event at Gibson’s Bookstore on Thursday, Aug. 7 at 7 p.m. Their book is entitled Fahim Speaks: A Warrior-Actor’s Odyssey from Afghanistan to Hollywood and Back. The book chronicles Fazli’s life journey,… 0

July 22, 2014
Bulletin Board

Climb in the dark at Evo Rock and Fitness

Evo Rock and Fitness will offer a special night of lights out head lamp climbing on Friday. Beginning at 8:16 p.m., the lights will go out at sunset and the climbing will go into special extended hours. Bring your own head lamp and we’ll supply the great climbing. 0

July 22, 2014
Bulletin Board

Get your tickets for hospital’s ‘chic picnic’

Join Concord Hospital Trust for a mass “chic picnic” at a surprise location for Evening en Blanc on Saturday, Aug. 23 from 6 to 10 p.m. Based on the popular Diner en Blanc, launched in Paris more than 25 years ago, this whimsical event returns for its second year. Dressed all in white, diners arrive with their own well-stocked picnic basket and enjoy an enchanted evening of… 0

July 22, 2014
Bulletin Board

Caregivers guide to communication Aug. 13

Concord Regional Visiting Nurse Association is offering a free presentation “The Caregiver’s Guide to Communication” on Wednesday, Aug. 13 from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. at Centennial Senior Center, 254 N. State St. As a family caregiver, communication is one of your most important tools. When communication is effective, it can ease your journey as a caregiver and allows everyone… 0

July 22, 2014
Bulletin Board

Organizing your wishes presentation Aug. 11

Concord Regional Visiting Nurse Association is offering a free presentation “Organizing Your Wishes for the Care You Want” on Monday, Aug. 11 from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. a Penacook Community Center Senior program at United Church of Penacook, 11 Merrimack St. in Penacook. Advance directives are legal documents that state what type of care and treatment you wish to receive if you… 0

July 22, 2014
Bulletin Board

EPA Clean Power Plan hearing on Monday

Witnesses from all walks of life – including health experts, labor leaders, industry leaders and environmental advocates – will testify at a citizens hearing on Monday, from 6 to 8 p.m., at the Concord Public Library, in support of the EPA’s Clean Power Plan released in June. Sponsors of the citizens hearing are Environment New Hampshire, League of Conservation Voters, Moms… 0

July 22, 2014

Concord Public Library Book of the week

For more information about the Concord Public Library, visit concordpubliclibrary.net. Mr. Rosenblum Dreams in EnglishNatasha Solomons2010, 355 pagesFiction Jack Rosenblum is a refugee, having escaped Berlin with his wife and baby on the brink of WWII. He carefully studies a resettlement pamphlet, adding his own notes over the years, so that he can become a true Englishman.… 0

July 22, 2014