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'Mini-Pease' possible in Laconia?

George Bald, chairman of the state commission planning for the redevelopment of the old State School property in Laconia, gives fellow commissioners a tour of the Pease International Tradeport Monday. He had a lead role in transforming an old Air Force base into a sprawling commercial-industrial dev

LACONIADAILYSUN.COM - 2017-11-21 08:00:00

Laconia Holiday Parade invites everyone to join in with bells Saturday

LACONIA - When this year's Laconia Holiday Parade starts at Wyatt Park on Saturday, Nov. 25, a brand new Community participation group will bringing the sounds of Christmas to Laconia when the Belknap Mill's Ring Those Christmas Bells marchers will high step, slow step, ride in strollers, and just f

LACONIADAILYSUN.COM - 2017-11-21 08:00:00

Big Island girl's camp shot down by Laconia ZBA

LACONIA - Plans to build a seasonal camp for underprivileged girls on Big Island in Paugus Bay were scuttled Monday by the city's zoning board. The board's 4-0 vote against a special exception for the use was greeted by sustained applause from more than two-dozen people crowded into the city counci

UNION LEADER - 2017-11-22 00:04:00

Recycled Percussion makes a surprise visit to Laconia Middle School

Elijah Perez shows off his dance moves for Justin Spencer of Recycled Percussion during their surprise visit to Laconia Middle School yesterday afternoon. (Karen Bobotas/for The Laconia Daily Sun) By THOMAS P. CALDWELL, LACONIA DAILY SUN LACONIA - Students at Laconia Middle School had a chance to sh

LACONIADAILYSUN.COM - 2017-11-21 08:00:00

Lake Opechee plungers raise cash for Laconia Salvation Army

Accompanied by elves and reindeer, Santa Claus leads the charge into Opechee Cove on Saturday during the 13th annual Laconia Salvation Army Turkey Plunge. (JOHN KOZIOL/Union Leader Correspondent) LACONIA - For the 13th consecutive year, warm bodies hit cold water Saturday to raise money for the Sal


Overturned propane tanker shuts down Route 3 in Tilton

Larry Spaulding Updated: 11:51 AM EST Nov 21, 2017 An overturned propane tanker truck shut down part of Route 3 in Tilton on Tuesday. Officials said the eastbound side of Route 3 near the Exit 20 off-ramp was closed after the truck overturned. The Tilt'n Diner was evacuated as a precaution. Resta

WMUR.COM - 2017-11-21 16:51:00

Shaheen & Gordon announces new partners

DOVER - Timothy McLaughlin, Kara J. Dowal, Celine M. Boyle, and Alexander E. Spadinger have been named the newest partners at Shaheen & Gordon, P.A., headquartered in Dover. "These promotions are a recognition of hard work and contributions these attorneys have made to the firm, and it signals our

FOSTERS DAILY DEMOCRAT - 2017-11-21 15:27:51

Salvation Army's Turkey Plunge raises $12,000, with more to come

Santa and his elves take an icy plunge into Lake Opechee for the annual Turkey Plunge on Saturday. (Alan MacRae/for The Laconia Daily Sun) By THOMAS P. CALDWELL, LACONIA DAILY SUN LACONIA - With nine teams participating, this year's Turkey Plunge exceeded its fundraising goal by raising $11,109 for

LACONIADAILYSUN.COM - 2017-11-21 08:00:00

Randolph woman killed in single-vehicle accident

ASHEBORO - A Randolph County woman was killed Tuesday morning in a single-vehicle accident north of Seagrove. According to reports by the N.C. Highway Patrol, Janice Rutledge Sutton, 64, of 2269 Ethan Springs Road, Asheboro, was traveling north on Old N.C. Hwy 13 about three miles north of Seagrove

ASHEBORO COURIER-TRIBUNE - 2017-11-21 23:46:53

Asheboro man thwarts robbery by curling up on ground

ASHEBORO - Two men assaulted a teen during an attempted robbery on Taft Avenue late Sunday, according to a report from the Asheboro Police Department. The 17-year-old, who was treated for injuries at Randolph Health, told officers that he was walking on Taft Avenue, heading to his home on Oakmont St

ASHEBORO COURIER-TRIBUNE - 2017-11-20 21:28:47

Man charged with DWI, and more, after vehicle chase

ASHEBORO - A man suspected of impaired driving stopped after a chase just before 1 a.m. Saturday, then took off again when the officer approached the vehicle, according to a report from the Asheboro Police Department. Matthew Brent Richardson, 34, of 225 Foster St., is in the Randolph County Jail un

ASHEBORO COURIER-TRIBUNE - 2017-11-20 20:46:20

Wednesday Law Log, 11-22-17

Asheboro Police On Nov. 17, Asset Protection at Walmart, East Dixie Drive, Asheboro, reported a female suspect placing items in her pocketbook. The suspect was stopped at the Garden Exit where multiple pocket knives were taken from her purse. Arrested was Christina Jean Norman, 20, 402 Sommers Schoo

ASHEBORO COURIER-TRIBUNE - 2017-11-21 06:01:00

Asheboro City BOE recognizes several in busy meeting

ASHEBORO - On Thursday, Nov. 9, the Asheboro City Board of Education met for its regularly-scheduled meeting. Chairman Kyle Lamb called the meeting to order at 7:30 p.m. Following the Pledge of Allegiance, led by Guy B. Teachey students, Nico Otero, Trevor Cassidy, Hagar Shalabi and Heidi Koch, the

ASHEBORO COURIER-TRIBUNE - 2017-11-21 22:23:37

Apartment bedroom fire causes significant damage

ASHEBORO - A fire in a Central Avenue apartment caused extensive smoke damage but was limited to an upstairs bedroom. According to Brian Lewis, battalion chief for the Asheboro Fire Department, a call came in Tuesday at 3:32 p.m. to 605 E. Central Ave., Asheboro. Firefighters arrived to find smoke i

ASHEBORO COURIER-TRIBUNE - 2017-11-22 02:43:04

Teen's 'Thank You Jesus' Movement Reaches Major Milestone

ASHEBORO, NC -- What started as a Triad teenager's way of spreading love has turned into a global movement that's still growing. Lucas Hunt from Asheboro has sold over 100,000 "Thank You Jesus" signs in all 50 states and over 10 countries around the world! In celebration of this major event, the Tha

WFMYNEWS2.COM - 2017-11-22 02:08:23

3 School Systems In The Triad Awarded Coding Grants

Asheboro City Schools, Randolph County Schools and Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools are among the 15 school districts sharing $400,000 in Coding and Mobile Development Grants. Asheboro City Schools, which received $28,900 of the fund, will be using their grant to implement more advanced coding a

WFMYNEWS2.COM - 2017-11-21 23:39:14

Man stabs his neighbor during fight in Warren Township

A man who has had an ongoing dispute with his neighbor stabbed him Monday afternoon in Warren Township near north suburban Gurnee. Lake County sheriff's deputies responded at 4:29 p.m. to a report of a stabbing in the 34400 block of North Almond Road, according to a statement from the Lake County Sh

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES - 2017-11-21 22:55:00

Police Reports: 23-year-old resident arrested for DUI, driving without headlights

A Highland Park man, Balke Cubria, 23, of the 1100 block of Central Avenue, Highland Park, was arrested Nov. 7 and charged with driving under the influence, driving without headlights when required, and resisting or obstructing a police officer after being stopped by police near Green Bay Road and C

HPLANDMARK.COM - 2017-11-21 20:18:00

KUSD proud of scores on state report card

The 2016-17 Kenosha Unified School District report card is one Kristopher Keckler said Tuesday he would gladly bring home to his parents or, more accurately, to students' parents, taxpayers and the School Board. "Yes, very much so. It reflects a tremendous amount of effort by the staff at all levels

KENOSHA NEWS.COM - 2017-11-22 01:00:00

Downtown businesses perturbed by dearth of parking

"It's like the city took one eye out and replaced it with a glass one." That's how Lewis Aceto, owner of men's apparel store SJ Crystal's, 5701 Sixth Ave., described the new, larger parking spaces lining Sixth Avenue. "It doesn't make any sense," Aceto said. "The No. 1 thing we've needed down here

KENOSHA NEWS.COM - 2017-11-22 00:00:00