NHDOTI89: NH TRAFFIC ALERT: In Concord on I-89SB between MM 3.8 and 3.;6 all lanes are now open.
NHDOTI89: NH TRAFFIC ALERT: In Concord on I-89SB there are lane closures between MM 3.8 and 3.;6 for Bridge Maintenance. Use caution.
nhdoti93: NH TRAFFIC ALERT: In Littleton on I 93 SB from mile marker 128 to 126 the left lane is closed, keep right and drive carefully.
nhdoti93: NH TRAFFIC ALERT: In Littleton on I 93 NB from mile marker 126 to 130 the left lane is closed, keep right and drive carefully.
nhdoti93: NH TRAFFIC ALERT: Holderness, I-93 NB from Exit 24 to 25 the right lane is closed, reduce speed and approach with caution.
With Penacook Elementary School students singing holiday songs at its base, the Penacook Christmas tree shines after it was officially lit on Wednesday night, December 4, 2013 in Boudreau Square. (ANDREA MORALES / Monitor staff)
Bow High School junior Amanda Thompson flies as the eponymous Peter Pan above the BHS auditorium stage during the first dress rehearsal for the musical on Monday, December 2, 2013. (WILL PARSON / Monitor staff)
Lance Dixon relaxes with his dog Cleopatra before heading to work on Saturday morning, November 30, 2013. After a suicide attempt earlier this year, Dixon feels like his life is back on track with his job back and counseling with his family. (ANDREA MORALES / Monitor staff)
Santa Claus waves to the crowd near the State House Plaza as he arrives in the bucket of the Concord Fire Department's Tower 1 during the Christmas Tree lighting celebration on Friday, November 29, 2013. Spectators counted down the seconds until about 900 lights lit up the Douglas Fir towering near the State House, then much of the crowd hustled across North Main Street to watch a fireworks display over the Merrimack River. (WILL PARSON / Monitor staff) Purchase photo reprints at PhotoExtra »
Jason Wells of Pembroke gets the attention of his daughter Lydia Wells, 3, during the service. The annual Greater Concord Interfaith Thanksgiving Service is held at Unitarian Universalist Church in Concord on Thursday, November 28, 2013. (WILL PARSON / Monitor staff) Purchase photo reprints at PhotoExtra »
Rabbi Levi Krinsky, director of Chabad Lubavitch of New Hampshire, lit the state's largest menorah in front of the State House for the 25th year on Wednesday, November 27, 2013, marking the first day of Hanukkah. (JOHN TULLY / Monitor staff)