Local News

World Fellowship Center celebrates 75 years

24-06-2016 Hits:83 Local News

By Daymond Steer ALBANY — For 75 years, those seeking a more peaceful planet have found a second home in the World Fellowship Center in Albany. Andrea Walsh and Andy Davis, co-directors of the World Fellowship Center in Albany. (JAMIE GEMMITI PHOTO)Situated on 455 acres, with a view of Mount Chocorua, the center calls itself a place "where social justice meets nature." According to Andy Davis, co-director with his wife, Andrea Walsh since 2001, it's basically a summer camp for adults and families who have progressive values. People can attend a speaking event, stay for a day or two or even the whole...

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Teletalk

Tele-Talk responses: What advice do you have for the graduat…

20-06-2016 Hits:128 Tele-Talk

There were 16 responses to this week’s Tele-Talk question: “What advice do you have for the graduating class of 2016?” To the class of 16, all unsolicited advice is is usually...

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Valley Voice

Strawberry time in the valley!

23-06-2016 Hits:64 Valley Voice

By Tom Eastman TOP O' THE STRAWBERRY season to you and your favorite fruit, as one of the sweetest times of the year is celebrated to the fullest with dinners and...

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Outdoors

National forest encourages visitors to plan ahead

17-05-2013 Hits:12027 Outdoors

As Memorial Day weekend approaches, you may be planning to visit the White Mountain National Forest. Whether you are thinking about a get-away-from-it-all camping experience, your first hike of the...

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Business

Deacon Street Restaurant enclosing deck for more seating, mu…

21-06-2016 Hits:116 Local Business

Meanwhile, at 27 Seavey St., work is progressing on converting the building directly south of Deacon Street to the Fat Biscuit Southern Table and Taps. That new eatery is scheduled...

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Real Estate

Jim Lyons named Realtor of the Year

22-06-2016 Hits:72 Real Estate

CONWAY — Jim Lyons of Select Real Estate has been selected as the Realtor of the Year by the White Mountain Board of Realtors, according to Charlie Erff, president of...

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Upcoming Events

Kimberly Callinan: Advance directives: A first step — but no…

24-06-2016 Hits:47 Letters

My grandmother died feeling betrayed, frightened and utterly powerless in a bleak hospital room.  She’d completed an advance directive about her end-of-life goals, preferences and values, including a do not...

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Community

Gibson Gleanings: Remembering a 'humble giant'

24-06-2016 Hits:31 General

By Barbara M. Ray Before she passed away, I would phone my aunt in Boston every evening at 8 p.m. just to see how she was doing. I usually told her...

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Opinion

Kimberly Callinan: Advance directives: A first step — but no…

24-06-2016 Hits:47 Letters

My grandmother died feeling betrayed, frightened and utterly powerless in a bleak hospital room.  She’d completed an advance directive about her end-of-life goals, preferences and values, including a do not...

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Sports

Winter Sports Preview: Fryeburg girls eye deep playoff run

11-12-2015 Hits:2305 Sports

By Lloyd Jones FRYEBURG — "Tougher, Faster, Smarter" — that's the mantra of the Fryeburg Academy girls basketball team this season. With no seniors on last year's team, the Raiders return a...

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