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High Schools: Trowsdale turns up heat to secure a win for Winnisquam softball team

Thursday, April 24, 2014

The first three innings had scoreless tension. The fourth inning had stealing-home excitement. And the drama carried into yesterday’s final frame when Franklin, trailing by a run, put runners on second and third with no outs. But Winnisquam’s Ali Trowsdale struck out the side to end the threat, punctuate the drama and deliver the Bears a 2-1 win over their … 0

Concord baseball holds on in 10-9 victory over Manchester Memorial

Thursday, April 24, 2014

The first five innings couldn’t have gone much better for the Concord baseball team. The Crimson Tide gathered hits and runs, built an early lead and seemed poised to get out of the 45-degree and blustery weather with a quick, efficient win. The Tide got the win, but “quick” and “efficient” went out … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Thursday, April 24, 2014

JV results The Concord JV softball team defeated Manchester Memorial in five innings, 16-2. Lauren Mullen was strong in the circle and at the plate, allowing just two runs, six hits and five walks while striking out five, and also going 3-for-4 and scoring two runs. Caitlyn Shea was 3-for-3 with a walk and she brought home five runs. ∎ The Concord JV baseball … 0

Concord solicits proposals to reuse Sewalls Falls Bridge elsewhere

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

In the market for a steel bridge? Concord has one up for grabs. Be warned – it’s a little more than gently used. The city has asked for proposals from anyone who wants to reuse the Sewalls Falls … 2

The Insiders: It’s a Jungian out there, or at least at NEC Concord tonight

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

We would never send you to meet a serial killer. That’s just bad business, as far as we’re concerned. But we would send you to a discussion about a book about the mindset of serial killers. In fact, that’s exactly what we’re doing right now. Aaron B. Daniels … 0

U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen touts energy efficiency bill at Earth Day event in Concord

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen touted her legislation that would incentivize energy efficiency during a local Earth Day event yesterday that focused on the effects of climate change in New Hampshire. It “is the cheapest, fastest way to deal … 5

Pipe burst leaves 32 homes without water in downtown Concord

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Thirty-two downtown Concord households remain without water as a result of a broken water main. Workers are on scene trying to repair the 14-inch cast iron pipe that broke early this morning near the intersection of South State and Perley streets. “We anticipate having water back online this … 0

Letter: Stereotypes add to division

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

I have some questions for Fred DiFronzo (Monitor letter, April 18). Dear Fred, do you actually believe that all Republicans: 1) think all social programs should be eliminated? 2) think that women shouldn’t have equal pay? 3) think the United States has a right to strike and invade … 0

High school stars of the day

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Reed Bell, Kearsarge boys’ track, wins in the 200, 400, pole vault and 4x800 Kaley Shepard, Franklin girls’ track, wins in the high jump, triple jump, 300 hurdles, 2nd long jump Kat Styles, Franklin softball, 4-for-4, 4 RBI in 14-4 win Danielle Galli, John Stark girls’ lacrosse, six … 0

High schools: John Stark girls’ lacrosse earns impressive win over Lebanon

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

John Stark girls’ lacrosse Coach John Warner knew his team was going to be tested against Lebanon, last year’s Division II runner-up, and his team was ready to answer the challenge, rolling to a 19-10 victory. The Generals … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

JV results The Pembroke Academy JV softball team beat Lebanon, 19-7. College standouts Several area athletes had top performances for the Franklin Pierce University men’s track and field team at the Sean Collier Invitational, hosted by Massachusetts Institute of Technology on Saturday. Junior Antoine Gisore of Concord won … 0

New Hampshire locals cherish experience at Boston Marathon

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

With five hours of running and about 26 miles behind her yesterday, Kally Abrams of Bow was closing in on the finish line at her first Boston Marathon when emotion nearly overwhelmed her. She found her family cheering, … 1

NHTI announces finalists in search for president

Monday, April 21, 2014

NHTI has narrowed its search for a president to three finalists, the Concord community college announced yesterday. Howard Davis of Arizona, James Ahern Jr. of Virginia and Susan Dunton of Massachusetts will all visit the NHTI campus within the next week, where they will meet with members of … 0