Gilford seniors qualify at Mt. Dew Vertical Challenge Ski Race

Two Gilford High School senior girls competed in the Mt. Dew Vertical Challenge ski races at Loon Mountain on March 29. Alyson Ginter of Gilford, and Katelyn Hendryx of Gilmanton Iron Works qualified based on their winning places at the Gunstock Mt. Dew Vertical Challenge on January 20, where Ginter placed first and Hendryx, second, in their age group. The top three qualifiers in each age group from 26 mountains in six states (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New ...

Belknap Mill program for kids needs volunteers

The Belknap Mill Society is offering a training session for people interested in volunteering for the Society's award-winning education program for children. Barbara Pitsch, former Education Director for the Currier Gallery of Art, will conduct the training session at the Belknap Mill on Monday, April 28, from 9 a.m. to noon. "No skill is required, and it's fun!" she says. The training session will walk volunteers through a children's program that will be held on weekday mornings, ...

Terrill presents LRGH with plaque

Gretchen Gandini, LRGHealthcare accepts a plaque of appreciation from Jack Terrill, Lakes Region United Way. Gandini accepted the testimonial on behalf of the employees and management of LRGH, who together raised over $22,000 for this year's United Way fundraising campaign. The generous contribution will be allocated locally to the care-giving partners of the Lakes Region. LRGHealthcare and it's employees have been long time supporters of the Lakes Region United Way. ...

Winnipesaukee Kayak Company has new owners

New Hampshire Business Sales, Inc. is pleased to announce the sale of the Winnipesaukee Kayak Company on Bay Street in Wolfeboro. David and Daniel Boynton have purchased the business from Andy O'Shaughnessy. Ed Settino and Stan Evans, New Hampshire Business Sales Associates, represented the seller and assisted the buyers in this transaction. Financing was arranged through Cecile Chase of the Bank of New Hampshire in Wolfeboro. David Boynton, a member of the U.S. Kayak Team, and his ...