NHIS Nascar Busch Series tickets on sale

Tickets for the NASCAR Busch Series New England 200 and the NASCAR Grand National Division, Busch North Series New England 125 at New Hampshire International Speedway are now on sale. Both events are scheduled for Saturday, July 19 as a part of the NASCAR Winston Cup Series New England 300 weekend. This year’s New England 200 will be the only opportunity for area fans to see the stars of the NASCAR Busch Series up close and personal. Bobby Hamilton, Jr. is the defending champion ...

Habitat for Humanity looking for sponsors

Lakes Region Habitat for Humanity, which assists lower-income families of the Lakes Region in owning decent, affordable homes, is holding their 11th Annual Walk-A-Thon in Gilford on Saturday, May 3. Lakes Region Habitat is currently seeking corporate sponsors for the event. Please call Claire Natola at 279-9986 to discuss the benefits of sponsorship for your business. Walkers of all ages are welcome, and community groups are encouraged. Preregistration at www.lrhabitat.org is ...

Freedom Fund NH Rally for Our Troops this Saturday

If winter does not interfere the Freedom Fund NH Rally for Our Troops will gather for a second time at Veterans Memorial Park in Laconia this Saturday, April 12, at 12:30 p.m. Organizers Niel Young and LHS sophomore Trevor Chandler were “extremely pleased” with the turnout two weeks ago as hundreds attended. “We want the parents and spouses of those serving to know that folks here in central New Hampshire, and the nation, support their loved ones in Operation Iraqi Freedom,” Young ...

Salvation Army Annual Recognition Luncheon tickets on sale

The Salvation Army Laconia Corps will thank its supporters and mark another year of outstanding service during their annual spring luncheon. Corps supporters, community leaders and area residents are invited to attend The Salvation Army's Recognition Luncheon, on Thursday, May 22, from Noon to 1:30 p.m. at the Winnipesaukee Expo Center in Laconia. Major Gary Miller, Director of Community Relations and Development for the Eastern Territory, will be the featured speaker this year. Major ...