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Bolduc: Put fire station on Historic Register

Bolduc: Put fire station on Historic Register

By MICHAEL KITCH, LACONIA DAILY SUN LACONIA — With the City Council set to consider whether or not to offer the Lakeport Fire Station for sale, City Councilor Armand Bolduc (Ward 6) has asked his colleagues to request that building be put on National Register of Historic Places, which would ensure the preservation of the building forever. "The people of Lakeport don't want to see the building go," Bolduc said. "They want to want save it. If... Read more


Is Trump suggesting that the 50 states are gong to rig this …

To The Daily Sun, Donald Trump is suggesting and insisting that this election will be rigged. Does he not realize that elections, up to and including the presidential elections, are controlled by each individual state? Each state is responsible for printing the ballots, setting up the voting machines, monitoring the polls, registering people to vote, counting the ballots (machine, written, absentee and mail-in) and certifying that the votes they are submitting are accurate. Is Trump suggesting that... Read more

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Winnipesaukee Playhouse to host Shakespeare workshop at Gold…

MEREDITH — The public is invited to Golden View Health Care Center on Oct. 26, from 2:30-3:30 p.m., for a free workshop by Meredith's Winnipesaukee Playhouse.This workshop, which will be held in The Terrace assisted living at Golden View, focuses on the famous playwright Shakespeare. The workshop will involve general discussion of Shakespeare, some critical viewing of pictures and video, and some reading, with an emphasis on unlocking the text itself.This workshop is sponsored by... Read more

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Emile A. Ricard, 95

Emile A. Ricard, 95

LACONIA — Emile Arthur Ricard, 95, died Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016, at Belknap County Nursing Home, with his loving family by his side.Emile was born Nov. 21, 1920, in Belmont, son to the late David D. Sr. and Regina Jennie (Charest) Ricard. He worked for Bergen-Patterson as an assembler for over 20 years. Emile was a World War II veteran, having served for the United States Army. He was also a member of the VFW... Read more

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Calendar of Events

10-25-16 Calendar

Story Time, Goss Reading Room, 188 Elm St., Laconia (Lakeport), 3:30 p.m. For details call 603-524-4775. Adult Coloring Night, Meredith Public Library, 6 p.m. Events at Gordon-Nash Library, New Hampton: Piyo, 9 a.m.; Yoga with Shannon, 10:30 a.m.; Free Meditation with Shannon, 6 p.m.; Evening Yoga, 7 p.m. Events at Gilford Public Library: Fiber Friends, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; Social Bridge, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; Makerspace Club: Natural Art, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.; Nightly Knitting, Gilford... Read more

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Lakes Region Profiles — Laconia's Jewel on Winnipesaukee: So…

by Frank Roche President, Roche Realty Group South Down Shores and Long Bay are two flagship communities on Lake Winnipesauke that originally started in 1981. Over the years, these two adjoining communities have blossomed into some of New England's finest neighborhoods. The execution of multiple architectural designs, superb landscaping and comprehensive amenities, all within various prices ranges, is quite an accomplishment that Laconia should truly be proud of.Today, South Down and Long Bay have 600 property owners... Read more

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