LACONIA — The City Council decided unanimously on Monday evening to commission a study to examine the pros and cons of extending the WOW Trail next to the railroad tracks along Paugus Bay, or in place of those tracks.
MOULTONBOROUGH — Local author Benjamin Ludwig will be the guest speaker at the annual Book-Author Lunch hosted by the Friends of the Moultonborough Public Library at noon on Monday, Sept. 24, at Bald Peak Colony Club. Tickets are now available through Sept. 15 only at the Moultonborough Publ…
I am writing this letter in support of Brian Gallagher to be elected the next District 1 Belknap County commissioner, representing the city of Laconia and the towns of New Hampton and Sanbornton. Brian has over 30 years of extensive public finance experience. Using his experience, I believe Brian would work with others on the commission and the Belknap County Delegation to produce a budget that would cover essential services as well as protect the county taxpayers.
Why is it considered "liberal" to compel others to say or fund things they don't believe? That's a question raised by three Supreme Court decisions this year. And it's a puzzling development for those of us old enough to remember when liberals championed free speech — even advocacy of sedition or sodomy — and conservatives wanted government to restrain or limit it.
LACONIA — Richard “Dicky” Baron, 76, of Brookville, Florida, entered into the Kingdom of Heaven peacefully Friday, July 20, 2018, at his home, surrounded by his loving wife, Judie, and family members. Also by his side were his loyal Springer Spaniels, Molly and Tigger.
LACONIA — Less than a year after Melcher & Prescott Insurance was purchased by Mike Sherman, the company has already begun to benefit from the commitment of the new owner to invest in the company, which has been in business for more than 150 years.
MEREDITH — For a second time, the National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals has named Meredith realtor Corina Cisneros as one of the country's top 250 Latino agents. The agents honored this year made aggregate sales of more than $4 billion and come from 30 states and Puerto Rico.
GILFORD — The registration deadline for the Gilford Youth Soccer program is Friday, Aug. 17. The program is open to all Gilford students entering grades K-5 this fall.
Health and Wellness
HOLDERNESS — Lynn Durham. RN, a New Hampshire writer and speaker who has been called “a glass of Prozac” will talk about the ABC’s of Stress Hardiness and read from her book, "From Frazzled To Fantastic! You're One Thought Away From Feeling Better," in the Community Room at the Holderness Fr…
GILFORD — The Belknap County Sportsmen’s Association will host an open house and pig roast Saturday, Aug. 18, starting at noon to celebrate the completion of the purchase of the land that the clubhouse has sat on for thirty years. The event is open to the public and will also include a 50/50…