Subaru of Claremont Gives $10,000 Worth of Love
For its Share The Love event Subaru of Claremont donated $10,014 to Jan Bunnell of Claremont Soup Kitchen. Each year Subaru of America and its dealers team up to donate $250 for every new Subaru sold from the day after Thanksgiving through Dec. 31. “This year’s event was a tremendous success and we were extremely happy to be able to keep so much of the money local,” said Peter Mans.
Jan Bunnell said she couldn’t believe the amount, and the large donation will be a tremendous help especially for none food items especially diapers.
The Claremont Soup Kitchen was established in 1983 and Bunnell has added services for those in need such as a medical clinic, legal assistance and substance abuse aid. Bunnell said she is thankful for the donation and noted Peter Man is a great guy.
This is the 7th year that Subaru has done the event and since 2007 has donated over $50 million through its annual Share The Love event.
Bellows Falls Police Seek Help in Locating Teen
Bellows Falls Police are seeking the public’s help in finding a 16 -year old Bellows Falls teenage girl. Police say she ran away from her foster home the night of March 30. Jamee Sheilds is 5’5” about 140 pounds, with red hair and brown eyes. Jamee was last seen wearing an orange hooded sweatshirt, jeans and high top sneakers. Foul play is not suspected at this time. Shields has ties to Windham County area and police believe she is still in the area. Anyone who has seen Shields or has any information on her whereabouts should contact the Bellows Falls Police Department at (802) 463-1234.
Contestants Sought for Miss Sullivan County
The Miss Lake Sunapee Region organization is looking for contestants from the Newport, Claremont, and Kearsarge Areas to compete for the brand new title of Miss Greater Sullivan County. This closed program is open to only young women who live work or attend school within 20 miles of Sullivan County. If you’re looking for scholarship money and are between the ages of 13-24 you can compete for the titles of either Miss Greater Sullivan County or Miss Greater Sullivan County’s Outstanding Teen. For more information, call the (603) 437-9027
Important Meetings for Area Towns Coming Up.
The Hanover Board of Selectmen will hold a Pre-Town Meeting Public Hearing starting at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, April 6, 2015 in the Board Room of the Municipal Building at 41 South Main Street, Hanover, NH to Consider the Proposed Warrant for 2015 Town Meeting.
Newport Deliberative Session: Explanation, Discussion and Debate of Warrant Articles is Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 6:00 PM at Newport High School, Note the change in location from the Opera House to the High School.
New London’s Budget Committee Public Hearing is on Wednesday April 8 at 7:00 pm at Whipple Hall