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Deteriorated Bow bridge closed after state inspection

Tuesday, July 7, 2015

A small red-listed bridge over White Brook in Bow has been closed indefinitely after state inspectors found it has “no remaining live load capacity.” The bridge, a metal culvert along Birchdale Road, was shut down Tuesday morning. Town Manager David Stack said the road is residential -- with about 30 homes west of the bridge -- but still gets relatively heavy traffic, as it is provides a shortcut between Clinton …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Monday, July 6, 2015

xxxx xxxxxx. Tryouts/registrations Bow Soccer Club fall registration is now open. Local athletes may sign up for U6-U16 teams for boys and girls. Visit bowsoccerclub.com to register. Capital City Vipers football and cheer program signup dates are Wednesday at Penacook Elementary School 5-8 p.m. and July 25 at Dicks Sporting Goods from 10 a.m.-2p.m. Sign ups are for children ages 5-15. Visit ccvipers.com. …

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Sunday, July 5, 2015

Softball champs The 12U Capital Area All-Stars won the Babe Ruth Softball District 2 All-Star Championship, played over the weekend in Hopkinton, by going 5-0 in the tournament, earning wins over Suncook, Hopkinton and Lakes Region. Players on the Capital Area team were selected from Concord National, Concord American, Concord Northeast and Merrimack …

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Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Youth soccer The Seacoast Express United U16 boys (above) won the Seacoast United Maine Coastal Challenge championship this past weekend. The team went 4-0 in the tourney, scoring 10 goals and giving up one. Players on the team …

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Monday, June 22, 2015

Youth softball The New Hampshire Comets 12U Blue softball team (15-0) won its third consecutive tournament, capturing the Boston ASA Championships. The Comets finished as the No. 1 seed by defeated the Middlesex Rapid Fire, 6-5, in the …

As college costs rise, more high school graduates opt for two-year schools

Sunday, June 21, 2015

As students from the class of 2015 take their first steps toward life beyond high school, they will be headed in many different directions. The majority will go on to two-year or four-year colleges, but a closer look at the lists of high school graduates shows a steady …

Town Crier for June 21, 2015

Sunday, June 21, 2015

Allenstown Sign up now for a trip to Scarborough, Maine, in July ∎ Bone Builders will be Monday and Wednesday at 9 a.m. at the Suncook Senior Center. This is a great program taught by seniors and for more information call Leslie at 485-4254. ∎ The Allenstown Historical Society will …

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Saturday, June 20, 2015

Baseball champs Flag-Works won the Concord Northeast AAA championship with a 10-1 victory over No. 1 seed J. Miller. For Flag-Works, Ben Masur pitched four shutout innings and Jack Colvin closed out the game with two innings in …

Ward–Batten

Saturday, June 20, 2015

Barbara Ward and James Batten were married June 6 at Wesley United Methodist Church. The Rev. Peter Hey officiated the double-ring ceremony. The bride was escorted by her grandson, John Edwards V of Newport, R.I. Donna Edwards of …

Clouthier–Daniels

Saturday, June 20, 2015

Brooke Clouthier and Zachary Daniels were married April 11, 2015, at the Castleton in Windham. Glen Berger, the couple’s elementary school guidance counselor, officiated the double-ring ceremony. The bridge was given in marriage by her father. Katie Clouthier, …

Announcements: Vote for Main Street grant

Saturday, June 20, 2015

WARNER Vote now Main Street BookEnds applied for a $100,000 Chase Mission Main Street Grant. Its application focuses on the needs of the bookstore and the work being done by the nonprofit MainStreet Warner, Inc. To get to the next round, the bookstore needs as many votes as …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, June 20, 2015

ASA softball champs The NH Comets 12U Blue ASA Junior Olympic softball team (pictured) swept through the 12U division, outscoring its opponents 78-2 en route to its second tournament win in the Rochester Summer Classic. The Comets were …

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Friday, June 19, 2015

Softball champions Concord Northeast’s Redlon Custom Carpentry (left photo) beat Concord National’s Beckett Glass to win the Capital Area U16 Softball Martel Cup championship. For Redlon Custom Carpentry, Abby Rochette and Lily Rivera combined for a seven-strikeout, one-hit …