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Business people for March 30, 2015

Monday, March 30, 2015

Dr. Joshua White recently joined Concord Hospital Medical Group’s Infectious Disease and International Travel Clinic practice. He specializes in the management of HIV, Hepatitis C and c. difficile colitis. Donna Alley of Concord was recently hired by North Branch Construction as a project manager assistant. She has more than a decade of experience as an administrative assistant and in project …

Business notes for March 30, 2015

Monday, March 30, 2015

The Capital Region Food Program recently distributed 2.6 tons of food to 16 area social service agencies, food programs and church groups. Lincoln Financial Foundation …

Falling property value of Steeplegate Mall affects everyone in Concord

Monday, March 30, 2015

In February of last year, Steeplegate Mall was Concord’s second-largest taxpayer at an assessed value of $52 million. Now, the city’s assessing database values the …

N.H. in 2035: For the Free State Project, it’s Live Freer or Die

Sunday, March 29, 2015

If the world view of a few dedicated political visionaries comes to pass, folks in New Hampshire could find themselves sitting at the local pub, playing a game of poker for profit, smoking a cigarette, or a joint, …

Downtown: During Main Street construction, Severino Trucking hopes to win over ‘hearts and minds’

Sunday, March 29, 2015

Last week, Tom Severino called in all of the subcontractors for the Main Street redesign into the project office on Hills Avenue. He passed out a single sheet of paper with the header “Severino Values.” “We all need …

Drownings along Rio Grande spike as enforcement surge causes immigrants to seek more dangerous routes into the U.S.

Sunday, March 29, 2015

A U.S. surveillance helicopter hovering over the Rio Grande spots a body floating near a muddy bank on the Mexican side of the river. Soon another body turns up, then another. A Mexican investigator arrives and holds up …

More restrictive spring break pondered after Florida party shooting

Sunday, March 29, 2015

A house party that dissolved into a hail of gunfire and that left seven young people hurt has officials on the Florida Panhandle pondering what to do with a spring break season that they say has gotten out …

New video shows ISIS beheading 8 Shiites in Syria’s Hama province

Sunday, March 29, 2015

A video released by the Islamic State yesterday shows its fighters beheading eight men said to be Shiite Muslims. The video posted on social media said the beheading took place in the Syrian province of Hama. The video could not be immediately independently verified, but it appeared genuine …

WWII heroes to give congressional gold medal to the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force in Ohio

Sunday, March 29, 2015

More than seven decades after an audacious bombing run by the “Doolittle Tokyo Raiders” rallied their own nation while stunning another, the World War II heroes are still adding to their legacy. The group will receive the Congressional …

Arab League unveils joint military force amid Yemen crisis

Sunday, March 29, 2015

A two-day Arab summit ended yesterday with a vow to defeat Iranian-backed Shiite rebels in Yemen and the formal unveiling of plans to form a joint Arab intervention force, setting the stage for a potentially dangerous clash between …

Air Canada plane makes hard landing short of Halifax runway

Sunday, March 29, 2015

An Air Canada plane made a hard landing short of the runway at the Halifax, Nova Scotia, airport during a snowstorm, crashing into a bank of antennas and shearing off its main landing gear, nose cone and an …

Ray Duckler: What a long, strange trip it’s been

Sunday, March 29, 2015

Bom Bahadur Rai and his family, Bhutanese refugees searching for a home, pushed through the glass doors at 11:15 a.m., the last passengers off the plane. They moved in a single file, a father, a mother, a son, …

Refugees in N.H.: Where they're from

Sunday, March 29, 2015

The following chart details refugee totals across New England, and from where they are arriving. New to New Hampshire | Create infographics</ …