Lakes Region News, Announcements and Current Events

There’s always something happening in the Lakes Region of New Hampshire. Stay connected with all of the Lakes Region news, events, happenings and interest stories while on your family vacation!

With all of the great Lakes Region news and events that happen throughout the season, you could plan your next vacation while relaxing on this one! Check in frequently as we update our news stories as we receive them. From the shores of Lakes Winnipesaukee and Winnisquam to the towns of Meredith, Laconia, Weirs and MORE!

Chief People Officer

The Common Man family has promoted long-time employee Cindy Bates, PHR, CHT, to the newly-created position of Chief People Officer. In her new role, Bates, of Belmont, will manage the strategy and process of recruitment and retention of employees, design policies that...

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Park ‘n Ride Trolley to Downtown Wolfeboro

Park n’ Ride and Hop On/Off Trolleys Connect at Wolfeboro Depot Visitors to Wolfeboro will enjoy hassle-free unlimited parking this summer thanks to Jolly the Trolley, who will run a Park ‘n Ride shuttle from the Kingswood Arts Center, 21 McManus Rd, to Downtown...

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41st Ice Fishing Derby Lures Thousands to Lakes Region of NH

Meredith, NH – On Saturday and Sunday, February 8-9, 2020, the beautiful Lakes Region of New Hampshire becomes a winter wonderland on the ice. The 41st annual Great Meredith Rotary Ice Fishing Derby brings anglers and families from all over New England outside to...

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Winter Bald Eagle Watching

Above: Bald Eagle flying over Squam Lake. Holderness, NH – From 1988 until 1996 there was only one known nesting location of Bald Eagles in New Hampshire. Today there are more than 70 territorial pair of Bald Eagles in the state with the population increasing...

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Arts & Autos – The Artists Road Show

The Lakes Region Art Association is venturing out with a new strategy to attract more people who are looking for quality paintings and/or photography. The new approach is to find venues where many people congregate, including businesses, theaters, transportation hubs,...

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TangerKIDS Grant Program Opens Call for Entries

WHAT: TangerKIDS Grant Program, an initiative designed to award grant money to schools within the communities of Tanger Outlet Centers nationwide, has officially opened its call for entries within the Atlantic City community. The TangerKIDS Grant Program was designed...

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Wolfeboro’s Park & Ride Trolley will be “Jolly”!

Wolfeboro – Rumors around town that Wolfeboro is expecting a second trolley next spring were confirmed by Mr. and Mrs. Santa Claus at Santa’s Hut this week when they announced that the new trolley’s name will be “Jolly the Trolley.”             “Ho, Ho, Ho! Yes, it’s...

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2020 Dates Announced for Great Meredith Rotary Fishing Derby

Meredith, NH – The Meredith New Hampshire Rotary Club is pleased to announce that the dates for their 41st annual ice fishing derby will be February 8-9, 2020. The Great Meredith Rotary Ice Fishing Derby brings anglers and families from all over New England to enjoy...

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Former intern “curating” history at Wright Museum

Wolfeboro, NH—December 4, 2019—At the heart of every museum, there is a collection and generally at least one individual responsible in its care and research, which in the case of Wright Museum is Justin Gamache. “My tasks include managing and caring for artifacts,...

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