seeking Community Service volunteers on Saturdays to assist patrons
with their recycling needs.
contact Lisa at 435-6237 if you would like to help out.
New Hampshire Director Of Americans For Prosperity To Address
Belknap County Republicans
Belknap County Republican Committee is holding their next monthly
meeting on Wednesday, February 13, at 6:30 p.m. at the Laconia VFW,
143 Court St, Laconia, NH.
Committee is pleased to announce that Greg Moore, New Hampshire
Director of Americans for Prosperity, a 501(c)(4) organization, will
address the Committee. Mr. Moore will share a brief history of
AFP, and talk about AFP’s goals of advocating for low taxes and
limiting the growth of government.
addition to hearing from Mr. Moore, the Committee will hear about
plans and sub-committees that will be organized to focus attention
on winning the elections in 2020 to gain back a Republican majority
in the NH House, Senate, and Executive Council, and to re-elect
Governor Chris Sununu.
of the Committee are asked to bring a friend (or two!) to this
month’s meeting as the Committee is intent on increasing their
membership with people from all age groups but in particular young
Republicans from 18-40 years of age.
County GOP meetings are open to ALL Republicans and like-minded
Independents. The Committee suggests that you arrive as early as
5:30 pm to socialize with other members.
become a monthly tradition, the Committee encourages its members to
continue to bring non-perishable food items for donation to local
more information about the Committee, please check the Committee’s
www.BelknapCountyGOP.org or send an email to
Hope For NH Families, Family Support Group
for NH Families, Family Support Group Meeting on Thursday, February
14, 2019 at the Oscar Foss Memorial Library, 111 S. Barnstead Road,
Center Barnstead, NH 03225, 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm and is on the second
Thursday of every month.
group offers support for family members that have a loved one living
with a Substance Abuse Disorder. We all find strength in
sharing our experiences and knowing that we are not alone.
Learn to reject stigma in ourselves and others and to never give up
hope. Help in aiming for better coping skills.
facilitators in this group have been trained by NAMI. Granite
Pathways offers family support groups throughout the state of New
Hampshire to provide support to adult family members with a loved
one affected by Substance Abuse Disorder. If you have any
questions or would like more information about this group, please
contact Cheryl at 603-755-1232 or Charlene at 603-715-0509 or email
at [email protected].
This meeting is free and confidential.
BARNSTEAD - Michael J. Cushing, 68, died Monday, January 21, 2019 at
was born on August 29, 1950 in Laconia, the son of the late Raymond
and Germaine (Smith) Cushing.
served in the United States Army and then spent his career working
for the United States Postal Service. He felt most at home in the
woods, fishing, camping, and hiking. He was a loving and generous
father and found his greatest pleasure being a grandfather. Although
he did not like to travel far from home, he made it a point to
regularly fly to North Carolina to spend time with his daughter and
is survived by his daughter, Rachael Cushing-Cook and her husband
David; his grandson, Aidan Cook; two sisters, Eileen Russilillo and
Barbara Cushing-Moore; and two nieces and a nephew.
Funeral Service was held February 2, 2019 at St. Andre Bessette
Parish – Sacred Heart Church, Laconia.
will be held at a later date.
those who wish memorial contributions in Michael’s name may be made
to www.stgerardhouse.org, a
non-profit serving individuals with autism.
Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home & Cremation Services,
164 Pleasant Street, Laconia, NH is assisting the family with the
arrangements. For more information and to view an online memorial go