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A granite bench has been installed at Bolduc Park on the Laconia-Gilford town line in memory of Ken and Barbara Bolduc. Donors included Armand and Arlene Hamel, seated, former Laconia residents now living in Merrimac, Massachusetts. Standing are Norman and Anita McKeown of Belmont; Allan Hopkins, Bolduc Park worker; and Marilyn and Bob Bolduc of Belmont. Ken Bolduc was the oldest of 14 children in the Charles and Aurore Bolduc family of Gilford and served... Read more


Mike Cryans will be an effective leader we can all be proud …

To The Daily Sun, As a former state representative from Charlestown and now living in Laconia, I want to urge my friends in the region to elect Mike Cryans to represent District 1 on the Executive Council. Mike is a longtime Grafton County commissioner who worked closely with Ray Burton and watch his tireless efforts on behalf of the people he served. Mike's political style is similar to Ray's, and as a result he will be an... Read more

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Aemed Forces Radio DJ Chris Boel visiting NH Veterans Home t…

TILTON – Model, actress, DJ and lifelong activist for veterans causes Chris Noel, a personality on Armed Forces Radio at the height of the Vietnam war, will pay a special visit to the residents of the New Hampshire Veterans Home this afternoon.Noel, who is scheduled to deliver the keynote address at the North Country Veterans Conference in Shelburne on Friday, is expected to get a motorcycle escort to the Veterans Home by New Hampshire Patriot... Read more

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Gladys I. Reppucci, 75

LARGO, Fla. — Gladys Reppucci passed away on Friday, Nov. 27, 2015, at the Largo Medical Center, Largo, Florida, after a period of declining health. Gladys was born on June 25, 1940, to Everett and Pearl (Marshall) Blue in Newton, Massachusetts. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. She worked for many years at Annalee Dolls in Meredith. She is survived by her four children: daughter, Deb Sturgeon and her husband Edward of Moultonborough, New... Read more

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Calendar of Events

10-21-16 Calendar

All-ages Story Time, Minot-Sleeper Library, Bristol, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. For details call 603-744-3352. Events at Gilford Public Library: Story Time, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.; Social Bridge, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.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. Morning Book Group, Belmont Public Library, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.​ Events at Moultonborough Public Library: Felting Workshop, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; Halloween Magic Show with Andrew Pinard, 6 to... Read more

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Lakes Region Hiking — Ice Gulch, a wild a beautiful ravine

Lakes Region Hiking — Ice Gulch, a wild a beautiful ravine

By Gordon DuBois Ice Gulch, located in Randolph, New Hampshire, is a rare and spectacular ravine filled with huge boulders, alpine flora, matts of moss and lichen. It's one of the most ecologically unique areas in the White Mountains. The technical term for the ravine is subalpine cold-air talus shrubland. It's a narrow ravine that forms a "reverse alpine zone." The environment is similar to that found in alpine regions above 4,000 feet, yet it lies... Read more

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