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Center for the Arts thanks supporters

Center for the Arts The Center for the Arts is a growing organization, thanks to the community, its members, business partners and dedicated volunteers. CFA began with a goal of supporting existing cultural…

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People

CONCORD Ben Schultz was named one of the 10 finalists of the 2014 Music Matters contest, a partnership between Salem Five and radio station 92.5 The River, that helps support music programs in local public…

Today at 09:39AM
Alton Central School Honors

The following students earned honors for the third trimester at Alton Central School: Grade 8 High Honors: Gabriela d'Empaire-Poirier Grade 8 Honors: Jane Alfonso, Alexandra Berry, Hannah Bureau, Sydney…

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Announcements

CONCORD Girls on the run! Registration is open for Concord-area teams for the fall season of Girls on the Run. Girls in grades three through five are invited to register for a team at Bow Elementary,…

Today at 07:37AM
Letter: Don't let polluters win

Flash floods warnings across the state this week are coming on the heels of the fifth wettest July in history for the Granite State. But as crazy as the weather seems right now, extremes today could…

Today at 07:37AM
Letter: Path of homelessness

On a recent Monday night, I got a call from my boyfriend about 10 p.m. He usually volunteers for St. Vincent de Paul's Food Pantry on Monday and Tuesday nights, and a call from him is most times to say…

Today at 07:37AM
Letter: MS Walk was a big hit

On behalf of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Greater New England Chapter, I would like to thank the following local businesses for their generous support of the Laconia MS Walk 2014: Annie's…

Today at 07:16AM
2nd District candidates disagree on Iraq strategy

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Republican congressional hopeful Gary Lambert says the U.S. should not redeploy troops to Iraq under any circumstances, while his two primary opponents in the 2nd District are more open to the possibility.

Today at 06:56AM
Plymouth State president to step down in 2015

PLYMOUTH, N.H. (AP) - Plymouth State University President Sara Jayne Steen says she's planning to step down as president at the end of June 2015 after nine years at the post.

Today at 06:52AM
Correction: Economic Growth-New England story

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - In a story Aug. 20 about economic growth in New England states, The Associated Press reported erroneously the size of the economies. State economies cited in the millions of dollars are actually in the billions of dollars.

Today at 06:24AM
Man accused of stabbing man during fight

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Police in Concord, New Hampshire, have charged a man with stabbing another man during a fight.

Today at 06:06AM
Request rejected to set aside explosion conviction

LANCASTER, N.H. (AP) - A judge has rejected a request to set aside a conviction in the 2010 explosion that killed two workers at a New Hampshire gunpowder plant.

Today at 03:27AM
Woman sentenced in drug-fatal crash case

BRENTWOOD, N.H. (AP) - A New Hampshire woman accused of giving a drug to a 19-year-old woman hours before the teen drove into some cyclists, killing two, has pleaded guilty and has received a three-to-six-year sentence.

Today at 03:04AM
66-year-old bank robbery suspect pleads not guilty

BANGOR, Maine (AP) - A 66-year-old Maine man police say claimed to have a grenade and a gun when he robbed a Hallowell bank in June has pleaded not guilty.

Today at 03:03AM
Mass to be held in remembrance of slain journalist

ROCHESTER, N.H. (AP) - A mass in remembrance of journalist James Foley has been scheduled for Sunday in Rochester, New Hampshire.

Today at 02:43AM
Poll: Hassan leading GOP challengers

DURHAM, N.H. (AP) - A new poll shows that Gov. Maggie Hassan is leading both of her Republican challengers, who face off in a primary on Sept. 9.

Today at 01:01AM
Hearing scheduled for bear hunt guide rules

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire's Fish and Game Department is holding a public hearing next month on proposed rules regarding bear hunt guide permits.

Today at 12:51AM
Las Vegas spoils Mo'ne's night, beats Philly, 8-1

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. - Dallan Cave and Brennan Holligan hit two-run homers, lefty reliever Austin Kryszczuk got out of two big jams, and Las Vegas beat Philadelphia and star pitcher Mo'ne Davis, 8-1,…

Today at 12:50AM
UNH men's hockey associate head coach Tortorella leaving

University of New Hampshire men's hockey associate head coach Jim Tortorella will be leaving the team's bench, Coach Dick Umile announced yesterday. Tortorella will be leaving to pursue a career outside…

Today at 12:28AM
Biffle confident he's hitting his stride as Chase approaches

NEWINGTON - For Greg Biffle, being the anchor driver and veteran ushering in a new era at Roush Fenway Racing can wait. There's a Chase for the Cup spot to secure first. And Biffle is confident that when…

Today at 12:25AM
Jim Kelly's follow-up exam shows no sign of cancer

Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly received encouraging news in his battle with cancer. An initial physical exam showed no evidence of sinus cancer three months after the former Buffalo Bills quarterback…

Today at 12:25AM
Headlines from around the world in sports

COLLEGE FOOTBALL Kent State starting center Bitsko dies at 21 CLEVELAND - Kent State football player Jason Bitsko, who was slated to start at center for the Golden Flashes this season, died yesterday.…