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“…that the city is likely the last resort to fill the gap…”

We have several informal mottoes here at GraniteGrok.  One is self-evident – “we annoy people” (mostly the ones that need annoying).  The other one is a tangential off-shoot of what the late US Speaker of the House “Tip”  O’Neill’s quote of “All politics is local” If it is happening here, it is probably happening in …

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Colonial Theatre: I guess that the Laconia City Council has finally learned that Hope is not a strategy?

This is GREAT – and exactly why Government, especially local Government, shouldn’t believe that simply because of their shining ability to get at least one more vote than the other guy that they are now economic geniuses.  They’re not and I now hope that all their constituent taxpayers pull their electoral plugs before Mayor Engler …

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How your local Reps voted – Laconia

Bad votes (e.g., increased taxes, increased spending, decreasing your Liberty, growing the size / cost / intrusiveness of Government) by your State Reps from the Laconia Districts, through March 20, 2019. Note that both Richard Beaudoin (R) and Charlie St. Clair attendance are less than 50% Huot, David (Democrat, Laconia), attendance 96% FOR banning plastic straws. …

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Laconia’s Superintendent Search: Steve Tucker’s at the top of their list?!

UPDATE: Today’s Sun announced that Laconia took him off our hands.  Woo-hoo! ****** Today’s Laconia Daily Sun is running a piece that Gilford’s current Curriculum Director, Steve Tucker, put his hat into the School Super’s ring and is now in the top two for selection.  While he held a similar position in Laconia before coming …

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