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Subway broken into

Subway broken into

Laconia police are looking for this person, captured at the Subway restaurant at 585 Union Ave. on Tuesday, Dec. 12, at 1:30 a.m. Officers found the front door glass shattered. Video surveillance shows this person entering the store and stealing money from the cash register. Anyone with information is asked to call the Laconia Police Department at 524-5252. Read more


Two county commissioners suffer from Washington syndrome

To The Daily Sun, Concerned taxpayers of Belknap County should be asking why the county commissioners, specifically Mr. Devoy and Mr. Taylor, criticize the majority of county delegation members — past and present — for exercising their constitutional duty of being good stewards of how taxpayers’ monies are being spent?When will these two finally take responsibility to manage taxpayers’ money ? Can their endless appetite for more of your hard-earned money ever be satisfied? IF NOT... Read more

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Laconia Congregational church to host Carol sing-along Dec. …

Laconia Congregational church to host Carol sing-along Dec. 15

LACONIA — The Congregational Church of Laconia, United Church of Christ, invites everyone to a community Christmas Carol Sing-Along on Friday, Dec. 15 at 7 p.m. Come and sing all your favorite Christmas carols in the beautifully decorated sanctuary, accompanied by pipe organ, piano, trumpet, and hand bells. You can even try bell ringing yourself! Light refreshments will be served. The church is handicapped-accessible and located in downtown Laconia in Veterans Square, on the corner... Read more

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Annie L. Manning, 95

Annie L. Manning, 95

FRANKLIN — Annie L. Manning, 95, a longtime resident of the Northfield-Tilton areas,  died peacefully on Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017, following a period of failing health.  Annie was born in Franklin on Feb. 10, 1922, the daughter of Frank and Annie (Weeks) Dubia.   Her family also included four brothers, now deceased: Norbert, Otis, Richard and Arthur, and one sister, Gertrude Jocelyn who resides in the Franklin area.Following Annie’s marriage to Gilbert J. Manning II, she... Read more

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Calendar of Events

12-13-17 Calendar

Music Acoustic Country Pickin' Party, 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.​, at Tilton Senior Center, 11 Grange Road in Tilton. For details call 603-527-8291. Ladies Night, 7:00 to 10:00 p.m.​, at Patrick's Pub & Eatery, 18 Weirs Road in Gilford. Cody James setting the groove. Ladies enjoy half-price drinks and more. For details call 603-293-0841. Karaoke, 7:00 to 11:00 p.m.​, at Copper Kettle Tavern at Hart's, 233 Daniel Webster Highway in Meredith. For details call 603-279-6212. Sandwich Singers, 7:00 p.m.​, at Melvin Village Community... Read more

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Pat Buchanan - What should we fight for?

"We will never accept Russia's occupation and attempted annexation of Crimea," declaimed Rex Tillerson last week in Vienna. "Crimea-related sanctions will remain in place until Russia returns full control of the peninsula to Ukraine." Tillerson's principled rejection of the seizure of land by military force — "never accept" — came just one day after President Trump recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital and pledged to move our embassy there. How did Israel gain title to East Jerusalem, the West... Read more

11-12-2017 Hits:52 Columns Edward Engler - avatar Edward Engler