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Announcements for Oct. 2, 2014

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Put your moose on The New Hampshire conservation and heritage license plate program recently launched an improved website to promote the sales of “Moose Plates” to drivers. Visit mooseplate.com for detailed information about how the program benefits the state’s treasures, as well as how drivers can purchase the plate. Moose plates cost $30 per year, and the money directly supports … 0

Concord Planning Board delays poultry plant decision

Thursday, October 2, 2014

The planning board last night again delayed its decision on a poultry processing plant in East Concord, in response to an outcry from residents who fear the building’s odor and impact on their property values. Chairman Gerry Drypolcher suggested Concord hire an outside expert to advise the board on the application, and Ward … 0

Ray Duckler: An event is held to help spike domestic violence

Thursday, October 2, 2014

I exposed a cover-up within the Concord Police Department last night. Evidence suggests Lt. Timothy O’Malley has ugly toes. He refused to take his athletic socks off, breaking a rule in the “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes” event, which featured men walking downtown in heels to raise money in the fight against … 0

NHTI hosts open house to celebrate New Hampshire Manufacturing Week and National Manufacturing Day

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Donald Kilian of Epsom works full time as a security guard, part time for the National Guard and is taking his final semester of courses in engineering at NHTI. Last night, between classes, instead of taking a break … 0

The Insiders: Want to know more about Mount Everest? Here’s your chance

Thursday, October 2, 2014

If you’re among the people in this world who actually seek out extreme thrills, then climbing Mount Everest has to be high on your list – if not at the top. There is, of course, the danger associated with navigating the world’s tallest mountain, and doing quite a … 0

High schools: Pittsfield boys’ soccer team barely comes away empty-handed

Thursday, October 2, 2014

The Pittsfield High boys’ soccer team almost salvaged a tie against undefeated Newmarket yesterday, but came inches away from the equalizing goal and fell to the Mules, 1-0. With the Mules (7-0-2) ahead at halftime, the Panthers (4-5-1) … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Thursday, October 2, 2014

JV results The John Stark JV girls’ soccer team fell to Goffstown, 1-0. ∎ The Hillsboro-Deering JV girls’ volleyball team fell to Raymond, 25-17, 25-15, 15-13, on Monday. ∎ The H-D/Hopkinton Redhawks JV football team defeated the Exeter sophomore team, 21-14. Henry Yianakoplos threw touchdown passes to Travis Stephansky and … 0

High school Stars of the Day

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Brooke Shatney, John Stark girls’ soccer, 2 goals in 2-1 OT win Sarah Chase, Belmont girls’ soccer, goal in 1-0 win Jesse Demers, MV golf, medalist, 2 over 38 … 0

Letter: Remember Vietnam?

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

What was sold 13 years ago as a limited military response to the 9/11 tragedy seems to have become endless war. Our recent unauthorized airstrikes on Syria (accompanied by a few theocratic allies) make it the ninth country we’ve bombed in the last five years. It must be … 0

Letter: Abomination

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

If you are upset about ISIS beheading Westerners, then consider how we kill 3,000 American babies a day by abortion, which cuts off their arms and legs and then crushes their skulls. So who’s worse? God is not going to give America peace and prosperity as long as … 0

Letter: Immorality isn’t funny

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Regarding the Concord visit of Sarah Silverman (Monitor Local And State, Sept. 23), I am saddened that so many “women’s activists” are fond of saying, “It’s my body; it’s my choice.” Immorality is all around us and is seen as humor. I am one who cares about the … 1

High schools: Coe-Brown golf team breaks playoff drought

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Heading into its match at Pembroke Pines yesterday, the Coe-Brown Bears’ golf team (9-10) had one goal in mind: making the state tournament. From 2010-13, the Bears were on the outside looking in, combining for an 8-53 record, … 0

High school Stars of the Day

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Doug Champagne, Bow golf, 33, medalist in victory Nicole Benedetti, Pembroke field hockey, 2 goals in 3-2 win Jarrett Davis, MV boys’ soccer, goal, 2 assists in 3-1 win Matt LaTourette, Concord golf, medalist, even par 36 Kyle Kolehmainen, John Stark golf, medalist, 39 Maddie Cheney, Bow girls’ … 0