• Updated
  • 0

Spending time with loved ones, enjoying nature and participating in activities can improve quality of life for seniors. However, cold winter weather can create a barrier to many seniors’ regular schedules. And it’s not just snow and ice that make winter a difficult season for seniors — additional factors include post-holiday isolation, illness, and the physical effect of cold weather.

  • Updated
  • 0

MOULTONBOROUGH — A little history: In May of 1999 two residents of Moultonborough, Winter Hames and Reuben Turner, thought the area north of Laconia would be well-served by a fitness center geared towards seniors. They approached the President of LRGH with their idea, a site was selected on …

  • Updated
  • 0

PLYMOUTH — National Home Care and Hospice Month in November is when we honor all professionals who work in the broad field of home care and hospice work — this includes physicians, nurses, LNAs, social workers, physical therapists, and so many more. Each requires a different skill set and co…

  • Updated
  • 1

PLYMOUTH — Speare Memorial Hospital recognizes the innovation, quality of care, and dedication of health professionals and volunteers in the community during National Rural Health Day on Thursday, Nov. 18. Each year National Rural Health Day recognizes the efforts of those serving the health…

  • Updated
  • 0

Perhaps you have heard or read about changes that are coming regarding your ability to buy hearing aids. It is true, big changes are on the horizon.

New Hampshire Humane Society Pet of the Week

    Meet Connor! He is a 1-year-old Shepherd Mix that came all the way from Texas to find his new forever home. This tall, handsome gentleman is p… Read more

    • Updated
    • 0

    Nothing can put a halt to our daily routines and favorite activities like an illness. Staying well is especially critical for the physical and mental health of seniors, but sometimes illness is unavoidable.

    • Updated
    • 0

    LACONIA — Granite VNA, formerly Concord Regional VNA and Central NH VNA & Hospice, is offering in-person and online sessions of Grief in the Holidays beginning Wednesday, Nov. 17. Sessions are open to adults grieving any beloved person(s) and participants can come to any one or more sessions.

    • Updated
    • 0

    LACONIA — Granite VNA, formerly Concord Regional VNA and Central NH VNA & Hospice, is offering online sessions of Winter, Stillness & Grief on Wednesdays, Dec. 8 and Jan. 19 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Participants can come to one or both sessions.

    • Updated
    • 0

    Recently, 10-digit dialing became mandatory in New Hampshire, taking effect statewide on Sunday, Oct. 24. This means every NH resident will need to use 10-digit dialing even for local calls. You may be wondering why this is happening and why now? The reason for this change is to prevent issu…

    • Updated
    • 0

    LACONIA — Residents living in and around the Laconia area can learn about their risk for cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis, diabetes, and other chronic, serious conditions with affordable screenings by Life Line Screening. Beane Conference Center will host this community event on Monday, …

    • Updated
    • 0

    LACONIA – Gilda’s Club New Hampshire welcomes Bank of New Hampshire as the newest member of their Red Door Society. The Red Door Society is a fundraising campaign designed to help Gilda’s Club establish a sustainable income through a multi-year financial commitment. Bank of New Hampshire joi…

    We're always interested in hearing about news in our community. Let us know what's going on!