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Laconia Congregational Church invites public to see renovati…

Laconia Congregational Church invites public to see renovations

By ALIZA GRAY, for THE LACONIA DAILY SUN LACONIA — The Laconia Congregational Church, The United Church of Christ, has been a fixture in downtown Laconia for over 185 years. However, in recent years the church had been showing its age, and it was decided that there was a need for some renovations. A small group of church leaders sat down and began the planning process for renovating their beloved church they've all come to call... Read more


Take the time to appreciate the River Crew Art exhibit at th…

To The Daily Sun, When I went to the Creative Recovery Art Exhibit at the Belknap Mill last week, I wasn't sure what to expect. Artist Elaine Morrison, one of the River Crew Art sponsors of the exhibit, had told me about the show. The artwork was done by members of our community who happen to be homeless. What could people who have so little create, I wondered? Thanks to River Crew Art, these people have... Read more

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Original ‘A Star Is Born’ this weekend’s LRPA late show

LACONIA — The 1937 melodrama "A Star Is Born" is the feature presentation this Friday and Saturday, July 1 and 2, "LRPA After Dark," on Public Access Channel 25. The movie will be shown at 10:30 p.m., both nights. Starring Janet Gaynor and Frederic March, "A Star is Born" is the definitive movie about Hollywood fame, fortune, and its human toll: the juxtaposition of the talented, young actress's rising career with the downward spiral of her husband... Read more

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Richard R. Paulhus, 84

Richard R. Paulhus, 84

  Richard R. Paulhus, 84 FRANKLIN — Richard R. Paulhus, 84 years young, a resident of Franklin since 1960, was born in Rhode Island to Raoul and Germaine Paulhus. He graduated from Mount Saint Charles Academy, where he excelled in football and baseball as a starting halfback and outfielder. Following graduation he entered the Army and served from October 1951 until being honorably discharged on Oct. 14, 1953, the day he met his future wife, Joan. They married... Read more

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Calendar of Events

6-26-16 Calendar

Always...Patsy Cline at Interlakes Theatre in Meredith. 5 p.m.​ Jonny Lang at Flying Monkey Movie House and Performance Center in Plymouth. 6:30 p.m.​ Belmont Farmers Market at Belmont Mill & Pavillion. 9:30 a.m.Coastal Elegance with Blair Labella at The League of NH Craftsmen Meredith Fine Craft Gallery. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.​ For details call 279-7920.Downtown Abbey Garden Party at Black Swan Inn in Tilton. 3:30 p.m.Evangelistic Meetings at Calvary Independent Baptist Church in Plymouth. 8:45 a.m.​Evangelistic... Read more

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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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