The mission for The Sunshine Project is to report on issues of civic discourse and social determinants of community health – and not just health in a medical sense. The project will examine medical issues as well as broad indicators of health, looking at data that may shed light on which communities and subgroups are doing well, and which are facing unique challenges, why, and what can be done.
GILFORD — Before a room of more than 30 residents, including supporting and opposing voices, the Gilford School Board voted 5-1 on Monday to a…
GILFORD — Critics of school transgender inclusion policies in Gilford and Franklin are leery of what they perceive as an invasion of privacy i…
GILFORD — Grace Alden of Plainfield retired in 2016 after 20 years with the Lebanon Police Department, much of it spent as a male detective – …
LACONIA — Brenda Martel, owner of Cafe Déjà Vu, said she would like to employ Clyde Trask, a dishwasher who has a disability, more than two to…
HAMPTON — Cam Martin, 21, of Hampton, works at a local Panera Bread restaurant, where he’s in charge of the dining room, busing dishes, replen…
LACONIA – After his father died many years ago, Clyde Trask, now 53, had no place to live and no one to live with. A local family took in the …
PLYMOUTH – Brint Woodward, 48, passes out business cards wherever he travels. That includes Las Vegas, Seattle, the Hoover Dam, Detroit, Minne…
LACONIA — The store’s merchandise is fetching: Gold foil-wrapped pea shooters with multi-colored balls. A pocket-size coloring book called “32…
LACONIA — The Laconia Salvation Army is requesting architectural drawings for an annex to its Carey House homeless shelter on Spring Street. I…
LACONIA — As principal of Pleasant Street Elementary School, David Levesque receives a trickle of letters from children — and a bounty of feel…
GILFORD — The parents of a Gilford transgender student who is struggling to assert her identity issued a heartfelt plea for inclusion — withou…
LACONIA — The wall outside the kitchen at Temple B’nai Israel features a memorial of love and blessings: a mobile of bright origami birds, and…
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