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More than concerts

More than concerts

R.J. Harding, president of the Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion at Meadowbrook, answers questions before the Gilford Planning Board during approval of a new swimming pool and lazy river attraction for performers and their entourages at the amphitheatre. (David Carkhuff/Laconia Daily Sun)   Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion at Meadowbrook owner foresees many upgrades for Gilford venue By DAVID CARKHUFF/THE LACONIA DAILY SUN GILFORD — R.J. Harding said he hopes to engrave the Lakes Region on the memories of... Read more

Letters

I truly believe our community needs Up With People right now

To The Daily Sun, I am a recent alumnus of the international non-profit organization Up with People (UWP). Following my graduation from Laconia High School in June of 2015 I headed to Denver, Colorado to begin my journey in Up with People. Arriving inDenver I was taken into an incredible family's home, and I had the opportunity to meet 100passionate individuals from around the globe who wanted to change the world just as much as I... Read more

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Announcements

Find a golden ticket to see Willy Wonka at Inter-Lakes

MEREDITH — The Inter-Lakes High School and Middle Tier Theater Companies have issued golden tickets to help promote the upcoming performance of Willy Wonka, April 7 and 8. Each golden ticket is a free student ticket with the purchase of an adult ticket. Three of the tickets will include a special prize: a Kindle Fire, a boxed set of Roald Dahl books provided by Innisfree Bookstore, or a basket of candy from Lee's Candy Kitchen. Golden tickets... Read more

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Obituaries

Rita A. Falconer, 87

Rita A. Falconer, 87

  Rita A. Falconer, 87 LACONIA — Rita A. Falconer, 87, a former longtime resident of Sanbornton, went home to join her beloved husband with the Lord on Wednesday, March 22, 2017. She was born on March 18, 1930, in New York, the daughter of August and Agnus (Gruelich) Hartmann. Rita worked for Equitable Life Insurance Company in Manhattan after high school. She traveled extensively throughout Europe with friends before settling down with the love of her life, Raymond... Read more

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Calendar of Events

3-24-17 Calendar

Library Events Le Cercle Francais de Laconia, Laconia Public Library, 10 to 11 a.m. For details call 603-524-4775. Events at Gilford Public Library: Baby Story Time, 10 to 10:30 a.m.; Social Bridge, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; Preschool Story Time, 10:45 to 11:45 a.m.; Knit Wits, 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.; Conversational German, 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. For details call 603-524-6042. Tot Time, Meredith Public Library, 10 to 11 a.m. For details call 603-279-4303. Story Time, Sanbornton Public Library, 10:30... Read more

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Columns

Pat Buchanan - A Russian fairy tale?

The big losers of the Russian hacking scandal may yet be those who invested all their capital in a script that turned out to based on a fairy tale. In Monday's Intelligence Committee hearings, James Comey did confirm that his FBI has found nothing to support President Trump's tweet that President Obama ordered him wiretapped. Not unexpected, but undeniably an embarrassment for the tweeter-in-chief. Yet longer-term damage may have been done to the left. For Monday's hearing... Read more

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