An Elm City embrace

An Elm City embrace

Michael Moore / Sentinel Staff

A collaboration between the city of Keene and the Savings Bank of Walpole resulted in this banner being put up Friday

morning, welcoming Keene State College students and families to Keene. From left are Beth Wood, the city’s downtown

coordinator; Raven Gill, social media manager for the bank; Danielle Ruffo, community engagement coordinator for the

bank; and Steve Fortier, the college’s director of external relations.