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Letter: For Market Basket leaders, one misstep after another

Saturday, July 26, 2014

It is rare to see a company self-destruct on the front pages of newspapers and via social media, but the tragic collapse of Market Basket is just that. The new corporate leadership has done everything wrong from a communications perspective. They should have started with a clear case to customers on why they were hired and how they were going … 0

Affidavit details alleged St. Paul’s sexual assault

Saturday, July 26, 2014

A student tradition in which seniors try to have sexual contact with younger students led to an alleged sexual assault of a 15-year-old girl at St. Paul’s School this spring, according to an affidavit filed this week. Owen Labrie, 18, of Tunbridge, Vt., has been charged with three counts of felonious sexual assault, as well as three misdemeanor counts of sexual assault. Labrie … 0

Two more inmates detail deadly 2010 attack, while third refuses to testify

Saturday, July 26, 2014

A second potential eye-witness in the murder trial of William Edic refused to testify yesterday, despite a judge’s orders and just minutes before quietly apologizing to the mother of the man Edic is accused of brutally attacking in 2010. Allen Nicholson, a former Concord prisoner whom defense attorneys have portrayed as the mastermind in a plot to frame their client for personal gain, … 0

With loophole in bylaws, New Hampshire Young Democrats endorse Dan Feltes for state senate

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

The New Hampshire Young Democrats group has endorsed Concord attorney Dan Feltes in the primary race for the District 15 state Senate seat. Feltes, 35, is competing with Concord School Board member Kass Ardinger to replace outgoing state Sen. Sylvia Larsen, who has held the seat for 20 … 5

PHOTOS: Russian ballet master visits Concord

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Over and over, Valery Lantratov strode to the front of a group of young ballet dancers, performed a combination of movements and offered corrections in a Russian accent as the girls tried to emulate the Moscow-based master. It … 0

Announcements

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

CONCORD Surprise! Concord Hospital Trust will host an Evening en Blanc, a mass “chic picnic” at a surprise location on Aug. 23 from 6 to 10 p.m. Based on the popular Diner en Blanc launched in Paris, diners arrive dressed all in white with their own well-stocked picnic … 0

CATCH Housing celebrates 25th anniversary

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

CATCH Neighborhood Housing celebrated its 25th anniversary June 17 at Bektash Shriner’s Hall in Concord. Over 200 people attended, including founding and current board members, current residents of CATCH properties, donors, volunteers, community members and friends. CATCH is … 0

Thanks a million

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

CRVNA appreciation The family of Peggy-Ann Reid would like to thank all of the wonderful nurses, LNAs and staff of the CRVNA community hospice program for the patient and loving home care provided to her during her illness. Jenn, Kendra and Missy, please accept our heartfelt and eternal … 0

Letter: Obama’s unlawful orders

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

When we read about and see the crisis on our southern border, it should bring into focus the writings of noted liberal historian Arthur Schlesinger, who outlined the “extreme danger to liberty posed by lawless executive overreach.” He was writing at the time of Richard Nixon. In our … 7

Letter: Ardinger is a steady voice

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

I know Kass Ardinger will work hard on behalf of her constituents in particular and for the state in general. She will be thoughtful about what comes before the Senate and will look ahead to accomplish the best outcomes. Her work on behalf of hungry families and her … 0

Letter: Feltes has my vote

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

As an attorney working primarily in the area of health law and as a small business owner, I will gladly cast my vote for Dan Feltes for state senator of District 15 on Sept. 9. Dan appreciates that providing access to health care is critical to economic growth … 1

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

AAU basketball champions The Granite State Raiders seventh-grade boys’ basketball team won the Liberty Games championship in Schenectady, N.Y., last weekend, completing a 4-0 tournament sweep with a 37-28 victory over Albany Community Charter School. Pictured are: (front … 0

PHOTO: Protest of violence in the Middle East

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

A group of protesters went to the front of State House in Concord to call for an end to the violence in Gaza. Several speakers insisted on a cease-fire and for the Israelis to end their involvement in … 1