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T-Bones conducts fundraiser for Turkey Plunge through November, 17

LACONIA — T-BONES Great American Eatery and Cactus Jack's of Laconia are taking part in the Turkey Plunge to benefit the Salvation Army of Laconia. As an annual tradition, Laconia T-BONES and Cactus Jack's employees collect donations amongst themselves and dress up to participate in the annual event.

Guests are encouraged to visit T-BONES and Cactus Jack's at 1182 Union Avenue in Laconia through Sunday, November 17, 2013. Every five dollars donated to the Salvation Army of Laconia at Laconia T-BONES and Cactus Jack's will earn guests a spin on the Donation Prize Wheel as a thank you to patrons for their support. The wheel is full of great prizes, intended to be a win, win for the guest and plunge team.

The Salvation Army is celebrating 120 years of service in the Lakes Region. This past year, they have given out over 17,000 meals and 7,000 food baskets and provided about 9,000 bed nights at the local Carey House shelter. Laconia staff will be present at the Turkey Plunge on Saturday, November, 23 at noon at Opechee Cove beach to take the plunge for the cause.

Jason Bolduc, T-BONES and Cactus Jack's general manager, said "The Turkey Plunge is an annual tradition for our employees and it's really such a great cause. Our guests' support helped tremendously last year and we're hopeful this year will be a success too!"

For more information about the Salvation Army of Laconia, visit www.use.salvationarmy.org/laconia. For more information about T-BONES Great American Eatery, find us online at www.T-BONES.com.


Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 November 2013 11:09

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Moultonborough Historical Society Potluck Supper Nov. 18

MOULTONBOROUGH — The Moultonborough Historical Society will hold its November meeting on Monday evening, November 18, at 6 p.m. at the Life Safety Building (fire/police station) on Route 25 in Moultonborough, and the program will be a potluck supper in honor of any and all veterans who wish to attend, followed by a short program to be determined.

The supper will be free to all veterans and their spouses; just bring your own place setting, and call Fran Vincent at 253-6250 or Kathy Garry at 476-2349 to make a reservation, so we can be sure and have enough "potluck" for all to enjoy. All others who wish to attend, please bring a dish to share, along with place setting.

Beverages including coffee, tea, and water will be provided. The usual meeting time, which is the second Monday evening of the month, would fall on Veteran's Day, so to avoid a conflict with the holiday, this month's meeting will be one week later than usual.


Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 November 2013 11:04

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Trio of downtown Tilton businesses plan 'Customer Appreciation Night'

TILTON — Three local business on Main Street in downtown Tilton would like to thank their customers, old and new, by celebrating with a 'Customer Appreciation Night' on Nov. 14 from 6 to 8 p.m. Lakes Region Cupcakes, Blooming Iris and Gabriel's Salon and Day Spa will have a variety of discounts on products, services and gift cards, along with giveaways, mini services, snacks, beverages and much more for customers to enjoy as they walk through each shop. Customers can enter a grand prize drawing of items from each participating shop by receiving a ticket at Blooming Iris, making their way over to Gabriel's Salon to enter their ticket, and viewing the grand prize at Lakes Region Cupcakes. Along with all the great deals being offered, radio DJ Molly King from WLNH will be there to provide an enjoyable night of live entertainment.

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Laconia residents packing joy into shoeboxes for needy children overseas

LACONIA — With holiday supplies already covering the store shelves, Laconia individuals, families, churches and groups are working to make Christmas a reality for needy kids around the world by filling shoeboxes with toys, school supplies, hygiene items and notes of encouragement. Operation Christmas Child, the world's largest Christmas project of its kind, is ramping up as Laconia residents prepare to collect 6,200 gift-filled shoeboxes during National Collection Week (Nov. 18–25).

At the local collection site, Laconia Christian Fellowship School at 1386 Meredith Center Road, anyone can drop off a gift-filled shoebox to send to a child overseas. Then using whatever means necessary, trucks, trains, boats, bikes and even elephants, the shoebox gifts will be delivered to children worldwide. For many children, the shoebox gift will be the first gift they have ever received.

Operating hours are Mon. Nov. 18: 4 p.m. - 6 p.m. Tues. Nov. 19: 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. Wed. Nov. 20: 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. Thurs. Nov. 21 - Fri. Nov. 22: 4 p.m. - 6 p.m. Sat. Nov. 23: 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. Sun. Nov. 24: 12 p.m. - 3 p.m. Mon. Nov. 25: 11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.


Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 November 2013 10:45

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