Susan Currier of Northwood looks at an Olaf stuffed animal at Toys"R"Us in Concord on Black Friday, Nov. 28, 2014. Trisha and Michael Willey of Penacook browse items at Walmart in Concord on Black Friday, Nov. 28, 2014.
Rodney Dow of Concord stirs the first 30-gallon batch of squash with a clean, brand new concrete mixer in the Windmill kitchen on Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014, in preparation for the restaurant's annual Thanksgiving meal. The equipment is an upgrade from the hand mixing done in the past with a paddle.
Although she holds the title of president of the Somersworth Festival Association, Saturday afternoon in the halls of Somersworth High School, Lindsey Gagnon looked more like a traffic cop. From 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. more than 500 people entered the main doorway looking for directions to either the gymnasium or the cafetorium, and Gagnon was there to point them in the right direction.
While some precincts have yet to report their election results, GOP incumbents Jeb Bradley, John Reagan, and Nancy Stiles seem to have defeated their Democrat challengers to keep their seats. Available results are as follows: District 3 - Brookfield, Wakefield, Wolfeboro, Middleton and Milton With 20 of 21 precincts reporting or 95 percent of results known, incumbent Republican Jeb Bradley seems to have defeated Democratic challenger John White for the District 3 state Senate seat.