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Announcement: Host family needed

CCI-Greenheart is currently seeking a family to host a 16-year-old girl from Kyrgyzstan for the 2015-2016 school year. Her interests are tennis, skiing, drawing and painting. She enjoys family pets and…

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Thanks a Million: Community support of Heritage Fund

The Belmont Heritage Commission is grateful to citizens for again supporting the Heritage Fund. As written for the newest town report, we have returned $3 for each dollar invested since 2005 through grants…

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Masonic officers selected

The Meridan Masonic Lodge 60 of Franklin installed new officers March 22. They are Robert Abbott, Laurence Leonard, Dale Thayer, Shawn Hojaboom, George Reynolds Sr., Harrold Therrien Jr., Ron Parsons,…

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artists display work at Local businesses

A rea artists will be displaying their work at businesses across the region. Above : Rachel Paul of Henniker, Paul Ducret of Manchester, Nancy Jarvis of Concord, Mary Crump of Concord, Therese DesRosiers…

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People for March 30, 2015

ANDOVER Madison Powers was named to the dean's list for the fall semester at Colgate University in Hamilton, N.Y. She is a biochemistry major. BELMONT Daniel Iacopucci was selected as one of two New…

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People for March 31, 2015

CONCORD Theresa Capozzi celebrated her 90th birthday with about 50 friends and family members at Presidential Oaks Retirement home in February. Janet Anderson received an award for being a model Daughters…

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Mother sentenced to 10-20 years in prison for hurting baby

BRENTWOOD, N.H. (AP) - A mother has been sentenced to 10 to 20 years in prison for injuring her infant daughter during a physical "tug-of-war" confrontation with her boyfriend in 2013.

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NH Electric Co-op, Liberty customers to see rate decrease

PLYMOUTH, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire Electric Cooperative and Liberty Utilities say customers will see their bills decrease, effective May 1.

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Letter: Lessons of the past

When will we ever learn? Back in the 1960s, there was a story in the local paper that went like this: People were calling the police complaining that there were two bodies of homeless men in the snowbanks…

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Letter: Harmful cuts

The New Hampshire Alliance for Retired Americans was shocked and dismayed to see the cuts to senior services in the proposed New Hampshire House budget, as well as the other massive reductions in state…

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Letter: Our broad-based tax

For years, the state has been claiming it does not have a broad-based tax. But it does. It's embedded in the property tax. In 1993, the Supreme Court stated the "state constitution imposes duty on…

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Letter: A water threat

Belmont, Northfield and Tilton residents need to weigh in to protect our drinking water from expansion of the Bestway waste transfer station. The Bestway transfer site lies on top of a shallow aquifer…

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Letter: A lamentable distinction

I would like to congratulate the New Hampshire Legislature, especially the House, for passing the U.S. Congress as the most useless legislative body in America. I do not believe you can properly run…

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Democrat O'Malley hits GOP support for Indiana law

BEDFORD, N.H. (AP) - Likely Democratic presidential candidate Martin O'Malley says it's "shameful" for Republicans to support an Indiana law that critics see as legalizing discrimination against gays and lesbians.