Local News

Recommendation is to sell State School property 'as is'

LACONIA — Although the New Hampshire Department of Administrative Services is proceeding with its effort to sell the former Laconia State School site here, a legislative initiative is underway that would certainly slow and perhaps stop the state from divesting itself of the property. This week, Rep. Gene Chandler (R-Bartlett), who has opposed to selling the site since the prospect was first broached in 2010, revealed that he intends to propose legislation that would repeal the... Read more

Letters

For Democrats, being a trustworthy & honest person is no…

To The Daily Sun,So glad this election is over and I thank God that Trump won!But why all the destructive protesting from the left? Millions of dollars in destruction! Why such sore losers? We never see this happen when the Republicans loose an election! Disgusting, moronic behavior, condoned by the left!As you can see by the results, that the majority of Americans did not trust Hillary Clinton to lead our great country and for many... Read more

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Announcements

Limited edition pins available at Meredith Historical Societ…

MEREDITH — While shopping in Meredith on Sunday, Dec. 4, visit the Meredith Historical Society between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. for a cup of punch, a cookie and a look at the collections. Shoppers can also purchase a special gift: Limited Edition Annalee Sun Pins are being sold exclusively by the Historical Society to commemorate the town's approaching 250th Anniversary in 2018. These yellow Suns wear jaunty hats and display blue and white ribbons... Read more

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Obituaries

Joyce E. Whitcomb, 83

Joyce E. Whitcomb, 83

LACONIA — Joyce Eileen (Tucker) Whitcomb passed away in the arms of her daughters on Nov. 25, 2016 at the age of 83, at the St. Francis Rehabilitation and Nursing Home in Laconia. Joyce was born on July 12, 1933 in Lancaster, New Hampshire, the daughter of Ada Savage-Tucker and Melvin Tucker. She spent her childhood and school years in Whitefield. She married and moved to Littleton followed by a later move to Laconia for professional... Read more

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Calendar of Events

12-4-16 Calendar

Plymouth State University Choir performing at Hanaway Mainstage Theatre. 1 p.m. Carter Mountain Brass Band Christmas Concert at First United Methodist Church of Gilford. 3 to 5 p.m. For details call 603-524-3289. Dan Carter performing live for Sunday brunch at the Gunstock Inn in Gilford. 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. For details call 603-293-2021.   Bingo at Franklin Lodge of Elks. 2 to 4:30 p.m.​ For details email mistress0488@yahoo.com. Festival of Trees at Waukewan Golf Club in Center Harbor. Noon... Read more

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Columns

Michelle Malkin - Canada's naked twit

Wasn't one vapid pretty boy named Justin from Canada enough? At least Justin Bieber is eye candy without the heartburn. Justin Trudeau, on the other hand, is the twinkly-eyed boy toy who makes informed adults wanna hurl. For more than a year, the liberal Canadian prime minister enjoyed drool-stained global press coverage as the "hot hipster" and "dreamy sex symbol" with great hair and a tribal Haida tattoo. He basked in Ryan Gosling-esque memes about his... Read more

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