Saint Joseph's Parish in Belmont will be holding a yard sale today from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. to help pay for the new rectory roof and support other parish needs. The sale will offer an all season array of items and baked goods. The church is located in Belmont Village at the intersection of Main Street and Route 140, with ample parking. Shown here, left to right, are Alyce Jewell, Lillian Leroux and Caleb Charnley. (Courtesy photo)
Last Updated on Friday, 16 August 2013 09:20
LACONIA — Vocalist, composer and entertainer Pat Braxton will present a Billie Holiday Tribute Show at Pitman's Freight Room on Thursday, August 22 at 8 p.m.
Pat Braxton was awarded the Best Female Jazz Artist and Best Jazz CD at the New England Urban Music Awards. She has performed throughout the United States, Italy and Asia, including The Blues Alley in Washington DC, Scullers Jazz Club in Boston and The Acton Jazz Café.
Pat has often been compared to Billie Holiday and will perform a Tribute to her tonight. Pat and her five musicians will pay tribute to Billie Holiday who was a true artist of her day and rose as a social phenomenon in the 1950s. Her soulful, unique singing voice and her ability to boldly turn any material that she confronted into her own music made her a superstar of her time.
Admission is $12 per person. Pitman's is a BYOB venue. For more information visit www.pitmansfreightroom.com.
Last Updated on Friday, 16 August 2013 09:17
MOULTONBORUGH — Sandra Cleary, owner and President of CruCon Cruise Outlet ,was honored during a ceremony at Vacation.com’s 15th International Conference held in Orlando, Florida on June 14. This is the third straight year that the specialty travel agency has received the Chairman’s Award as the top travel agency in the United States.
The award was presented by Vacation.com President John Lovell. CruCon Cruise Outlet is the only United States agency, in a network of more than 5,000 agencies, to be honored with this prestigious award.
Vacation.com is headquartered in Alexandria, VA and is the largest travel service marketing organization in North America. CruCon was founded in 1995 by Sandra Cleary. She and her team of 75 cruise travel experts provide their unique concierge level of service from their offices in the Lakes Region of New Hampshire.
Last Updated on Friday, 16 August 2013 08:54
LACONIA — Lake Winnipesaukee Museum is hosting its annual Antiques Appraisal Day from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 31.
Three experts will be available to appraise items. A $5 fee per item will be charged. The proceeds will benefit the Lake Winnipesaukee Historical Society.
For more information about the event call 366-5950. The Lake Winnipesaukee Museum is located on Route 3 in the Weirs section of Laconia, next to Funspot.
Last Updated on Thursday, 15 August 2013 11:59