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Second Start Honors

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

The following students earned honors for the fourth quarter at Second Start in Concord: Attendance High Honor Roll: Jesse Mannion Attendance Honor Roll: Jackie Arsenault, Dmitri Barnard, Antonia Collins-Blums, Mariah Moran, Logan Paul, Dylan Ortiz and Tyler Wheeler Academic High Honors: Antonia Collins-Blums, Jesse Mannion and Logan Paul … 0

John Stark students complete Advanced Studies Program

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

John Stark Regional High School rising seniors (from left) Terry Zervos, Michael Caplan and Jessie Osgood graduated Sunday from the Advanced Studies Program ASP at St. Paul’s School in Concord. The John Stark students were among the 267 students from 76 New Hampshire public and parochial high schools to complete the five and … 0

Concord High Principal Connolly announces ALS diagnosis

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Concord High School Principal Gene Connolly has been diagnosed with ALS, he said today in a letter distributed to members of the Concord educational community. He also announced he will stay on as principal despite the recent diagnosis. “I love my job here, and will continue to work and be a part of … 0

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 … 3

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 … 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 … 0

Post 21 burned by Derry in bottom of the ninth after three-run rally

Saturday, July 26, 2014

NASHUA – For eight innings, it seemed as if the Concord Post 21 American Legion team was shuffling toward the exit, resigned without a whimper to seeing its tournament hopes and season end with a defeat on the same field that had been the site of one of … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, July 26, 2014

Lady Cannons finish runner-up The New Hampshire 16U Lady Cannons took second place last weekend at the Bulldog Two tournament held in Waterville, Maine. The Cannons had bracket play wins over Brewer, Maine, 13-7 and Old Town, Maine, 8-0. The Cannons lost in the finals to the 18U … 0

Farm camp held at Gelinas Farm in Pembroke

Friday, July 25, 2014

“Farm Camp” was recently held at Gelinas Farm in Pembroke. The camp was offered by Concord Parks and Recreation department and gave children ages 6-12 an opportunity to spend a week at a cattle and horse ranch. Campers … 0

Letter: Ardinger will change narrative

Friday, July 25, 2014

Kass Ardinger is my candidate in the Democratic primary for state senator. I ask that you consider her as your candidate – Dan Feltes supporters as well! Her views and positions are clearly stated at KassArdingerforNHSenate.com. Why? The current narrative surrounding politics is one of disenchantment, one of … 0

Letter: The downside of technology

Friday, July 25, 2014

Change! It is evident that the world is changing. In some cases it is good, but sometimes it is not. Where will the youth of today be five or 10 years from now? Their education is based around computers. If you were to take a computer or iPhone … 1

Ardinger, Feltes collect endorsements from female supporters in District 15 state Senate race

Friday, July 25, 2014

The two Democrats running for the District 15 state Senate seat lined up endorsements from female supporters yesterday. EMILY’s List, a national group that raises money for pro-choice Democratic women, endorsed Concord School Board member Kass Ardinger yesterday morning. Just hours later, the campaign for Concord attorney Dan … 0

Farmers markets, local stores benefit from Market Basket shortages

Friday, July 25, 2014

Whether motivated by zeal for Arthur T. Demoulas or just plain desperation, Market Basket shoppers are increasingly turning to farmers markets, independent stores and competing chains as the prolonged dispute drags on. Stacey Cooper, an employee at the … 6