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Diane Kline Scholarship Fund accepting applications

CENTER HARBOR — The Diane K. Kline Memorial Scholarship Fund announces that it will be awarding scholarships to qualified applicants and that applications for scholarship assistance are now available.

This private fund was established in 2011 in order to award scholarships to educational experiences for students within school districts SAU 2 and SAU 45, which include towns Center Harbor, Meredith, Moultonborough, Sandwich, and Ashland. These scholarships will help promote further education so that students can better themselves in order to build a stronger community.

Applicants must be legal residents of the United States and reside in New Hampshire and are attending or have attended schools in SAU 2 or SAU 45. Applicants must demonstrate academic merit and/or other non-academic factors, such as community service, school activities or work experience. Examples of scholarship assistance include, but are not limited to, individuals who may be upgrading job skills or developing skills for job entry, enrolling in college or graduate school, registering for camp programs or any program leading to becoming a better educated person.

Applications are available from school counselors at all Inter- Lakes and Moultonborough schools, Sandwich Central School and Ashland Elementary School. Applications can also be downloaded by visiting the Diane K. Kline Memorial Scholarship Fund website at www.dkkmsf.org or

writing to the Diane K. Kline Memorial Scholarship Fund, PO Box

526, Center Harbor, NH 03226.

The deadline for receipt of applications is April 11, 2015.

Last Updated on Monday, 26 January 2015 11:31

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Tyler Road band playing at Pitman’s on Friday

LACONIA — Pitman's Freight room at 94 New Salem Street will host the Tyler Road Blue Grass Band on Friday January 30 at 8 p.m.

Admission is $15 and Pitman's is a BYOB venue.

Tyler Road has been performing publicly and at private functions since 2003. They have acquired the talent of various musicians from central NH to create a blend of music that you will not find anywhere else. With the combination of banjo, acoustic guitar, fiddle, mandolin, bass, accordion, box drum and bluesy vocals, Tyler Road creates the best foot stomping jams in the Northeast. Tyler Road has performed at arts and music festivals across New England.
Scott: Guitar, Dobro, Vocals, Steve: Banjo, Vocals, Theresa: Viola Dave: Mandolin, Vocals Andy: Percussion, Vocals Woody: Mandolin, Banjo Beth: Stand Up Bass Drew: Djembe
Special guests "RockSpring" to open the show at 7 p.m. Formerly known as The Verbs, Rockspring is a high energy five-piece string band that has quickly gained a strong following in the New England region. Combining original songwriting with eclectic cover choices, Rockspring puts on an incredibly entertaining live show that makes people dance out of their shoes into the wee hours of the night.
Catered dinner buffet available before the show. Call in advance for dinner reservations. 527-0043.

Last Updated on Monday, 26 January 2015 11:22

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Health & Wellness Fair at Holy Trinity School on Jan. 31

LACONIA — A Health & Wellness Fair will be held at Holy Trinity Catholic School on Saturday, January 31 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Local community experts will be on hand to share health information, from childhood to senior living. Learn from exhibits, live demonstrations and informational talks highlighting services available to your family. Come out and see what your local health and wellness community has to offer. It's free and features great giveaways and door prizes. For more information or to be a vendor email Kate at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Vendors include Body Design by Joy, Norwex, Tilton Sports Center, Summit Health, Lakes Region Nutrition Center,

Brave Soul Holistic Health & Wellness, Arbonne International, Awakening Chiropractic, Body Works, Plexus Slim,

Doterra Essential Oils and the Laconia Police Department.

Last Updated on Monday, 26 January 2015 11:18

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Veterans’ visit cancelled due to snowstorm

GILFORD — A visit to the Lakes Region by a group of veterans from the Boston area which was scheduled to start Monday and run though Thursday has been cancelled due to the snowstorm anticipated.

This was to be the Patriot Resilient Leader Institute (PRLI) sponsored visit.  The board hopes to bring this same group of vets to the Lakes Region in early March.

Last Updated on Monday, 26 January 2015 11:15

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