Local News

Pearl E. (Racine) Kenyon, 84

Pearl E. (Racine) Kenyon, 84

NORTHFIELD — Pearl E. Kenyon, 84, a longtime resident of Northfield, died Wednesday, June 29, 2016, at the Merrimack County Nursing Home in Boscawen following a period of failing health.She was born in Lakeport June 14, 1932, spending her youth there. She was the daughter of Emile and Melvina (Fifield) Racine.Pearl lived in Florida for a time, later moving to Franklin. She had resided in Northfield for over 50 years. For many years, she was... Read more

Letters

Susan Estrich - An expression of fear

I predicted it. I say this with pride, not because I was right and almost everybody else in the chattering elite was wrong, but because it demonstrates the dangers of knowing too much and thinking too much. I paid very little attention to the Brexit debate, mirroring what most Americans know about politics. I had other stuff to do. Nobody was paying me to comment on the EU. "If it passes, doesn't that mean Muslim refugees won't be... Read more

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Announcements

Patriotic music to be featured at Gilford Community Band con…

GILFORD — The second Gilford Community Band concert of the summer will be on Wednesday, July 6, at 7:30 p.m. at the Weeks Bandstand in Gilford Village. This promises to be an inspirational concert as military veterans will be honored with a diversity of patriotic music. In case of rain, the concert will be moved to the Gilford Performing Arts Center at Gilford High School. Concerts are held every other Wednesday from July 6 to Aug. 17... Read more

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Obituaries

Aune M. Kondrad, 101

Aune M. Kondrad, 101

  Aune M. Kondrad, 101 NEW HAMPTON — Aune M. Kondrad of New Hampton passed away peacefully on June 22, 2016, four days after her 101st birthday.Aune was born on June 18, 1915, in Brooklyn, New York, the daughter of Tobias and Elin (Johannson) Wepsalainen.She was predeceased by Theodore, her husband of 55 years.She has four children, Karl Kondrad (deceased, Isidra) of Modesto, California, Kevin Kondrad (Eileen Curran-Kondrad) of New Hampton, Karen Cashen (Jon) of Chicago and... Read more

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Calendar of Events

7-3-16 Calendar

4th of July Weekend Craft Fair at Gunstock Mountain Resort in Gilford. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 9 to 5, The Musical at Interlakes Theatre in Meredith. 5 p.m. Annual Summer Book Sale at Moultonborough Public Library. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.​ For details call 603-476-8895. Farm to table brunch at Moulton Farm at Moulton Farm in Meredith. 9 a.m. For details call 603-279-3915.   Free Summertime Concert Series Presents: Studio Two Beatles Tribute at Alan & Savina Hartwell Memorial... Read more

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Columns

Michael Barone - Brexit earthquake hits Britain

Earthquakes seldom hit the British Isles. But one did late Thursday night and early Friday morning, as the constituency returns started pouring in on the referendum to decide whether the United Kingdom would remain in or leave the European Union. Most polls had shown a small margin for remain, and betting markets made it an odds-on favorite. Hedge funds went long on the assumption "Remain" would win. It had the support, after all, of Conservative Prime... Read more

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