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National Night Out at Rollins Park Tuesday

National Night Out rolls out each year across the nation with a goal of promoting cooperation between the local police and the community. Concord’s popular event will be Tuesday, Aug. 5, from 5 to 8:30 p.m. at Rollins Park. National Night Out attendees of all ages can participate in Touch-A-Truck offerings, with representation from the area police, fire, construction and military… 0

August 5, 2014
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United Way seeking Day of Caring volunteers

Granite United Way will host their annual Day of Caring events this September. Granite United Way works with community members and the corporate community to support the work of many non-profit agencies throughout the state. During these day-long projects, participating nonprofit organizations are matched with volunteers from local businesses and community groups. This day, set… 0

August 5, 2014

Concord Public Library Book of the week

For more information about the Concord Public Library, visit concordpubliclibrary.net. The Golden Door (book 1 of Three Doors Trilogy)Emily Rodda2011, 264 pagesFiction The walls of Weld have kept the people both protected and ignorant of what lies behind the high-fantasy, fast-paced world of The Golden Door. At night, death and destruction comes to the people of Weld.… 0

August 5, 2014
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Egrets On The Beach (Parmenter). 0

August 5, 2014
The Grammarnator

Was this entire column just an excuse to use the word pluperfect?

To continue with verbs, we all know that they come in different tenses – present and past and future – and people once upon a time used to know about principal parts and participles and go even further and understand the subjunctive, which still bedevils those learning Spanish, and the pluperfect –… 0

July 29, 2014
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81st annual Craftsmen’s Fair set for Aug. 2-10

The 81st Annual League of N.H. Craftsmen’s Fair is the place to see and shop for fine handmade crafts – and learn how craft is made. The Fair takes place at the scenic Mount Sunapee Resort in Newbury from Saturday, Aug. 2, to Sunday, Aug. 10. The longest running annual crafts fair in the nation – drawing some 30,000 people each year – will feature the contemporary and traditional… 0

July 29, 2014
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‘Pitch In’ to help the Audi prepare for season

“We Do Windows,” say The Friends of the Concord City Auditorium. “Windows and orchestra seats and dressing rooms and stage floors. We sew curtains, polish chandeliers, and send event calendars to thousands of area households.” And all in three days! The 24th annual “Pitch In” on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Aug. 18-20, will get the historic municipal theatre ready for… 0

July 29, 2014
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Resources librarian given 2014 Impact Award

Bobbi Slossar, technology resources librarian at the N.H. State Library, has been named 2014 Impact Award winner by the N.H. School Library Media Association. The Impact Award is given to a non-NHSLMA member who has made a significant contribution to the promotion of school librarianship in the state of New Hampshire. The recipient fosters the use and importance of the school library… 0

July 29, 2014
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New exhibition at N.H. Historical Society

A new exhibition at the New Hampshire Historical Society, “New Hampshire Then & Now,” features 40 pairs of photographs of places, people and events that reflect the character and culture of New Hampshire, past and present. Based on the book of the same title by photographer, author and publisher Peter E. Randall, the exhibition is a visual overview of New Hampshire and of… 0

July 29, 2014
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Men’s grief discussion groups offered by CRVNA

Concord Regional Visiting Nurse Association is offering men’s grief discussion groups on Thursday, Aug. 14, and Thursday, Aug. 28, from 9 to 10 a.m. at the Concord Regional VNA Hospice House. The ongoing drop-in grief discussion groups are designed to help men who are adjusting after the loss of a spouse or significant other. There is no registration or fee to attend. For additional… 0

July 29, 2014