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🌱 Concord Daily: Gas hits $5; Toll-free funeral processions

Hi there. I’m back with your new copy of the Concord Daily. Let’s start this Tuesday off right, with a quick guide to everything you need to know about what’s happening in town…


First, today’s weather forecast:

Wind in the afternoon. High: 82 Low: 61.


Here are the top stories at Concord today:

  1. Child killed, teenage driver injured in crash; Helped Hiker: PM Patch NH (Concord Patch)
  2. Executive order exempts funeral processions from tolls (Times Union)
  3. Concord man faces methamphetamine distribution and resists charges: Police log (Concord patch)
  4. Windham Porta-Potty Shooting Victim ID’d As Brooklyn, New York, Man (Concord Patch)
  5. Stepmom of missing NH girl drops arraignment on 2 perjury charges (Patch Concord)
  6. NH Gas Prices Above $5 Per Gallon For The First Time (Patch)
  7. Who is hiring in the Concord area? View New Local Jobs (Patch Concord)
  8. Elderly RI hiker helped off New Hampshire’s Kilkenny Ridge Trail (Concord Patch)
  9. Algal bloom triggers advisories for two bodies of water (WCAX)
  10. Grant will bring mental health care to summer camps as children’s needs grow (New Hampshire Bulletin)
  11. Face of Change: Conference explores the future of child rights advocacy in New Hampshire (Manchester Ink Link)
  12. State Revenue Excess Exceeds $400 Million With May Returns (Fix)
  13. Filming in Plymouth; Jefferson Crash: NH State Police Roundup (Concord Patch)
  14. RPSN Folk Calendar | New Hampshire Public Radio (New Hampshire Public Radio)
  15. Allenstown woman charged with aggravated DUI after hit-and-run: Police (Concord Patch)

Today in Concord:

  • Rise Up: How Faculty Can Respond to the Challenges of Our Time (2:00 p.m.)
  • Reiki Restorative Yoga and Meditation (7:00 p.m.)

From my notebook:

  • New Hampshire Lottery: “Happy Monday! Time to announce our winners from last week! First up, the four Dare Day winners of a $25 Granite State Premier scratch ticket, who each told us how far they would go on to win the top prize of $2 million. We also have 20 wi…” (New Hampshire Lottery via Facebook)
  • Broken Ground School Art: “21st century ladies are having their day in court! Great times with these brilliant young ladies! Their level of commitment was stellar and their questions were deep and thoughtful. #proudteacher #bgsart #LOOKgoodFEELgoodDOgood #ilovemyjob #brokengrounds…” (Broken Ground School Art via Facebook)
  • CAPABLE NH: “Good luck Alex Beauchner, ABLE Seacoast Chapter President, and all of your teammates! Bring home the NH medal-winning team! Find swim events where Alex will be competing here: https://espnpressroom.com/us/ press-releases/2022/06/espns-cover…” (ABLE NH via Facebook)
  • New Hampshire Home Builders Association: “Big Time in Meredith NH last week! Our friends at LaValley Middleton Building Supply greeted us as we dusted off the belt sanders and restarted the statewide competitive BELT SANDER DERBY! 12 highly rated belt sanders. competitions have been entered…” (New Hampshire Home Builders Association via Facebook)
  • NHTI Paramedic Emergency Medicine: “Always fun to meet alumni…” (NHTI Paramedic Emergency Medicine via Facebook)
  • Five Rivers Conservation Trust: “Executive Director Liz Short is on the water and ready for NH Gives! Please support Five Rivers this Tuesday and Wednesday to conserve more amazing places in the Greater Capital Area! https://www.givegab.com/nonprofits /five-river…” (Five Rivers Conservation Trust via Facebook)
  • Community players from Concord, NH: “It’s back to tradition, with a social/dinner hour, followed by a fun programme, news from the exciting 95TH SEASON, a preview of the Players history documentary that Concord TV is making – and more! The Players studio wil…” (Community Players of Concord, NH via Facebook)
  • Concord General Services: “Congratulations to #ConcordNH resident Stacy Duffy! 🎉 Stacy was randomly selected as our raffle winner to win a set of paid trash bags! 🤩 Thank you Stacy and everyone else for entering our raffle. out by signing up to our #…” (Concord General Services via Facebook)
  • New Hampshire Dental Society: “The NHDS is proud to sponsor this year’s annual Speare Golf Classic! Proceeds support the hospital school’s dental health program. An awesome day on the White Mountains links!” (New Hampshire Dental Society via Facebook)
  • Future in sight: “D’Angelo Grilled Sandwiches is hosting a fundraiser where each restaurant chooses a local organization to potentially win a $10,000 donation. Concord’s location on Loudon Street has chosen to ‘play’ for Future In Sight this year! Comment that…” (Future En vue via Facebook)
  • NAMI New Hampshire: “Involuntary Emergency Admissions (IEA) in NH – A Judicial Primer on Navigating the Process Thursday, June 9, 12 p.m. – Free Webinar Register for the Zoom link: tinyurl.com/OnwardNHJune9 Presenters: Judge David D. King , New Hampshire Circuit.. ” (NAMI New Hampshire via Facebook)
  • The Friendly Kitchen: “We’re only 24 hours away from the start of #NHGives. Did you know that a $50 donation could help us buy two weeks of drinks for our guests? That’s 1,000 glasses of juice! Set an alarm and start give away tomorrow at 5 p.m.! bit.ly/TFK_NHG…” (The Friendly Kitchen via Facebook)
  • New Hampshire Audubon: “Did you miss the recent banding of the Peregrine Falcon? FIVE chicks were examined and ringed on May 20! This was only the second time five chicks in one nest had been banded in NH’s 40-year history of Peregrine Falcon recovery. .” (New Hampshire Audubon via Facebook)
  • City of Concord, New Hampshire: “The Green Street northbound lane is closed between Warren Street and Pleasant Street for drainage work until approximately 4 p.m. The southbound lane will be open, but parking spaces will be taken for the lane #ConcordN…” (City of Concord, New Hampshire via Facebook)
  • NH Economy: “✈️ Your summer vacation in New Hampshire just got easier! On Friday, American Airlines brought back nonstop flights from Manchester-Boston Regional Airport to Chicago, and improved service on its route from Charlotte, North Carolina, close to…” (NH Economy via Facebook)
  • Concord Women’s Club: “Starting tomorrow for 24 hours (Tuesday 5 p.m. to Wednesday 5 p.m.), you have the opportunity to make a significant donation to The Woman’s Club of Concord to help us fulfill a long-held wish: to enable everyone to to access Chamberlin. H…” (Concord Women’s Club via Facebook)
  • New Hampshire Charitable Foundation: “Get ready to give, #NH! #NHGives #TogetherWeGive” (New Hampshire Charitable Foundation via Facebook)
  • NAMI New Hampshire: “Caring Through COVID: Elevating the Importance of Community-Based, Employee-Focused Resources in Mental Health Care Thursday, June 9, 9:30 a.m. In-person or virtually – free registration: https://portsmouthchamber.org/events/details/caring. ..” (NAMI New Hampshire via Facebook)
  • Sycamore Community Garden Project: “It takes a village to collect water for the garden! Last month, gardeners and community members gathered at the plant donation and subsequent groundbreaking ceremony to celebrate the completion of the water project. …” (Sycamore Community Garden Project via Facebook)
  • Five Rivers Conservation Trust: “What a wonderful thank you for supporting non-profit organizations! (Five Rivers Conservation Trust via Facebook)
  • City of Concord, New Hampshire: “Upcoming Meetings Town meetings are held in person in the council chambers at 37 Green Street (unless otherwise noted in the town calendar). Upcoming meetings include: -Finance Committee (budget review of fiscal year 2023: special revenue funds (P…)” (City of Concord, New Hampshire via Facebook)
  • City of Concord, New Hampshire: “The finance committee will continue the process of reviewing the budget for fiscal year 2023 tonight at 5:30 p.m. in the council chamber (special revenue funds: project inspection, parking, airport, conservation property, golf course, arena , solid waste) and Ente…” (City of Concord, New Hampshire via Facebook)
  • LCHIP, Land and Community Heritage Investment Program: “Interested applicants can learn more about this grant opportunity during the optional zoom information session on June 8 at 7:00 p.m. Registration required: https://climategrant.eventbrite.com” (LCHIP, Climate Investment Program land and community heritage via Facebook)
  • New Futures: “#NHGives starts TOMORROW at 5pm! Hear attorney Arnold Newman explain how your support will help us continue to have a positive and lasting impact on NH residents! organizations/ne…” (New Futures via Facebook)
  • New Futures: “At NF, we take our job of advocating for the health and well-being of NH seriously, and we can’t do it without you! Would you like to take a few moments to provide your perspective in this short, confidential survey ?📝 https://www.surveymonkey.com/r…” (New futures via Facebook)
  • ConcordTV: “Enjoy this terrific Concord High School and Rundlett College Jazz and Chamber Concert, held in Eagle Square last week!” (Concord TV via Facebook)
  • Steve H, neighbor: “Curious to hear what neighbors think of the Langley Parkway project going ahead. There is a definite benefit for first responders, but also a concern, the occasional additional vehicular traffic, not to mention the loss of green space.” (neighboring message patch)

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You are officially informed for today. I will see you soon!

Tony Schinella

About me: Award-winning journalist for Patch in NH (off and on) since May 2011. Locations: Amherst, Concord, Exeter, Hampton-North Hampton, Londonderry, Merrimack, Milford, Portsmouth, Windham. Email: tony.schinella@patch.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/an…

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