The Youth Conservation Corp Summer Work Program is now accepting applications

CAMPTON — The Youth Conservation Corp (YCC) is a summer employment program for area youths ages 15-18 who will work, learn, and earn together in the great outdoors. The purpose of the YCC program is to accomplish needed conservation work on public lands, while providing an educational experience. The program is sponsored by the Pemigewasset Ranger District in Campton.

The randomly selected crew will consist of six students; 50 percent boys and 50 percent girls. Enrollees will work a 40 hour week earning minimum wage, and projects will include: trail maintenance, clean-up and maintenance of recreation sites, wildlife habitat improvement work, and other projects supporting timber and fire management. The YCC crew will also spend one day each week learning about natural resource conservation and management during dedicated education days.

The eight week program will run from June 19, through Aug. 11. Applications must be mailed, emailed or faxed to the Pemigewasset Ranger District, 71 White Mountain Drive, Campton NH, 03223. The application deadline is April 18. For more information or to print an application: www.fs.usda.gov/whitemountain, or contact YCC Program Manager Ryan Twomey at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (603) 536-6103.

Wayne Miccuci named Realtor of the Month

BERLIN — Re/Max Northern Edge Realty would like to congratulate Wayne Miccuci on being selected Realtor of the Month for the month of February. According to a release submitted by Re/Max, Miccuci is well established in the real estate field and they are ecstatic to acknowledge his continuous hard work and great customer service. Stop by and visit Miccuci at the Berlin office or call him today at (603) 752-0003. Re/Max Northern Edge Realty is located on 232 Glen Avenue in Berlin. Office (603) 752-0003. Learn more about Wayne Miccuci at Teamner.com.

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Bank of New Hampshire awarded Best 'Local Bank for Small Business” for fifth consecutive year

Bank of New Hampshire has been selected as a winner in New Hampshire Business Review’s 2017 BOB Awards, which honor the Best of Business in New Hampshire in over 90 categories. Bank of N.H. was honored in the statewide readers' survey for the Best Local Bank for Small Business category.

“Bank of New Hampshire is honored to have been chosen as the best local bank for small business for the fifth consecutive year,” stated Barry Leonard, Jr., EVP – chief Commercial Banking Officer for Bank of New Hampshire. “We at the bank are committed to the success and vitality of small businesses throughout the state, and this recognition is a true testament of that.”

All of the winners were honored at an exploration-themed event recently held at the Grappone Conference Center in Concord.

"With 3,500 ballots cast for the 2017 Awards, the BOBs continue to be considered a standard of excellence in New Hampshire’s business community," stated Jeff Feingold, editor of NH Business Review. "This year, we celebrated with an exploration theme to highlight our efforts to look high and low to honor the best businesses in the state.”

Bank of N.H., founded in 1831, provides deposit, lending and wealth management products and services to families and businesses throughout New Hampshire. With 24 banking offices throughout New Hampshire and assets exceeding $1.4 billion, Bank of N.H. is the oldest and largest independent bank in the state. Bank of N.H. is a mutual organization, focused on the success of the bank’s customers, communities and employees, rather than stockholders. For more information, call 1-800-832-0912 or visit www.BankNH.com.

Using social media to drive in store sales workshop to be held at WREN in Berlin

BERLIN — Location-based social media programs can be beneficial for helping a brick and mortar business be found. When visitors and tourists come to town, how do they look for food, services, shopping? What applications do they use to find what they want to buy and where they want to go? This two-hour session led by Christina Lefebvre on Thursday, March 23, from 6 to 8 p.m. could help you put your business on the map and potentially increase your drive-by and walk-in sales. Pre-registration is required. For further information, or to register, call (603) 869-9736, email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or reach them on the web at www.wrenworks.org.