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Edic found guilty of murder in 2010 prison attack

Thursday, July 31, 2014

William Edic, the 32-year-old accused of fatally assaulting a fellow Concord inmate at the behest of his white supremacist prison gang, was found guilty today of reckless second-degree murder. He was also convicted of falsifying physical evidence. After a week of testimony and just more than four hours of deliberation, the 12-member jury sided with the prosecution’s claim that Edic … 0

Letter: Housing solutions

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Months ago, I was watching HGTV and they were transforming shipping containers into housing. When a homeless group was forming in Concord, I wrote a letter suggesting that train cars could serve the same housing ideas here in Concord. Noticing a vacant box car on the tracks by the Friendly Kitchen got me thinking: Why not a “village” of several updated, room divided, … 0

Letter: Hassan best for my daughter

Thursday, July 31, 2014

I graduated from college in 1970, and many career and academic doors have opened for women since that time. Women are attending medical school, law school and studying engineering in record numbers, and many now play an ever more important role in government. Unfortunately, more than 40 years later, some things have not changed. I watched with dismay as the Supreme Court first … 0

NHTI cuts 14 positions to close $3 million shortfall

Monday, July 28, 2014

NHTI has cut its workforce by 14 positions and trimmed other expenses to close an expected budget gap of about $3 million, in a move that has been sharply derided by faculty. The expected 2015 budget gap announced yesterday is the result of increased expenses, primarily for payroll … 3

Judicial branch to offer e-filing in 2 courts

Monday, July 28, 2014

The New Hampshire Judicial Branch will begin pilot programs this week to push small claims courts toward going paperless. Officials said small claims courts in Concord and Plymouth will switch to electronic filing and processing tomorrow. The goal is to have all 32 small claims courts statewide go … 0

Melissa Cappucci and Seth Lamontagne

Monday, July 28, 2014

Melissa Cappucci and Seth Lamontagne were married June 20 in Rindge. Pastor David Bezanson of Hope in Christ Church of Chichester performed the double-ring ceremony. The bride was given in marriage by her father and mother parents. Aubrey … 0

Macauley-King

Monday, July 28, 2014

Tricia Macauley and Ethan King were married June 28 in Bow. Gerri King, mother of the groom, performed the double-ring ceremony. The bride, daughter of Harvey Macauley and Caryn Macauley of Pittsfield and Sang Yon Kim of Camarillo, … 0

Mr. and Mrs. King

Monday, July 28, 2014

Gerri and Ron King of Concord recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married June 28, 1964. The couple’s son, Ethan King, honored them by marrying Tricia Macauley on the same day. The couples enjoyed a double … 0

White-Mostue

Monday, July 28, 2014

Bethany White and Sam Mostue were married June 21 at Duston Country Club in Hopkinton. The Rev. Gordon Crouch of the First Church of Hopkinton performed the double-ring ceremony. Kate Van Vorst was maid of honor. Katryn Belanger, … 0

Mr. and Mrs. Brigham

Monday, July 28, 2014

Joe and Cathy Brigham of Bow recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married June 6, 1964, in Plymouth, Mass. The couple has three children, Terri Stutzman of Scituate, Mass., Leigh Ellen Watt of Bow, and Greg Brigham of Norwich, Conn. The couple has four grandchildren, Dellene, … 0

Local dancers perform in New York City

Monday, July 28, 2014

Students from Turning Point Center of Dance of Pembroke, under the direction of Lisa Drouin Goff, performed in New York City at the Statue of Liberty on June 27. The dancers, ages 9 to 16, performed excerpts from … 0

Letter: Greed is not good

Monday, July 28, 2014

Regarding Market Basket turmoil: This is not a typical labor/management dispute. This is a family feud. Co-CEO’s and board of directors: WAKE UP! STOP THE GREED! I’m 77 years old and have been shopping at Market Basket for decades. I don’t like boycotts, but I am supporting this … 1

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Monday, July 28, 2014

Local golf In Beaver Meadow match play, Chris Jacques defeated Eric Saucier, 4 and 3, in the championship flight. Pete Topolosky defeated Da Young Ko in the first flight, Drake Lessard and Travis Martin tied in the second, Bill Cyr defeated Frank Hodgkins in the third, Diane Cote … 0