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Woman honored for work on brook restoration

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) - A woman has been honored by the Gulf of Maine Council for working on restoration of a stream that flows through Portsmouth, New Hampshire.

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White River Junction Vet Center holds grand opening

WHITE RIVER JUNCTION, Vt. (AP) - New Hampshire and Vermont officials are attending the grand opening of the new location of the White River Junction Vet Center.

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2nd person dies in Taiwan water park fire

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) - The death toll from a blaze at a Taiwan water park party over the weekend rose to two on Thursday, with more than 200 injured still in intensive care.

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Porcello's struggles continue as Blue Jays rout Red Sox, 11-2

TORONTO - Even by the standards of his current wretched run, Rick Porcello hit a new low Wednesday. Justin Smoak homered from both sides of the plate, Mark Buehrle won his fourth straight decision and…

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Headlines from around the world in sports

Reports: GM Jerry Dipoto quits after 3 1/2 years with Angels Eds: APNewsNow. By GREG BEACHAM AP Sports Writer ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Los Angeles Angels general manager Jerry Dipoto says he has resigned, but…

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Source: Celtics, Amir Johnson agree to $24 million deal

A person with knowledge of the details said the Boston Celtics landed Amir Johnson with a two-year deal worth $24 million. The veteran power forward agreed to leave Toronto and stay within the Atlantic…

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Ex-Patriot Spikes pleads guilty, gets probation in hit-and-run

WRENTHAM, Mass. - Former New England Patriots linebacker Brandon Spikes pleaded guilty and will serve a year of probation in a hit-and-run crash that injured three people. Spikes appeared Wednesday in…

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Wimbledon at a glance

LONDON - A look at Wimbledon on Wednesday: Weather: Cloudy. High of 96.26 degrees, the highest on record for the tournament. Men's seeded winners: No. 1 Novak Djokovic, No. 4 Stan Wawrinka, No. 7 Milos…

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At scorching hot Wimbledon, Venus Williams nears Serena showdown

LONDON - Venus Williams is no longer the player she once was, on account of the passage of time and the day-to-day ups and downs of an energy-sapping condition. At age 35, 21 years removed from her first…

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Overcoming hostilities, U.S. and Cuba to open embassies

After more than a half-century of hostility, the United States and Cuba declared Wednesday they will reopen embassies in each other's capitals this month, marking a historic full restoration of diplomatic…

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Episcopalians vote to allow gay marriage in churches

Episcopalians voted overwhelmingly Wednesday to allow religious weddings for same-sex couples, solidifying the church's embrace of gay rights that began more than a decade ago with the pioneering election…

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U.S. probing possible airline collusion that kept fares high

The U.S. government is investigating possible collusion among major airlines to limit available seats, which keeps airfares high, according to a document obtained by the Associated Press. The civil antitrust…

Jul 1
Christie says his campaign for president feels familiar

ASHLAND, N.H. (AP) - Six years ago, New Jersey's Chris Christie was a longshot candidate for governor, taking on a wealthy incumbent in an overwhelmingly Democratic state.

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Gimme 5' game

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the "Gimme 5" game were:

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Man pleads guilty, sentenced, in 2001 slaying of friend

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) - A New Hampshire man will serve 30 years to life in prison after pleading guilty to killing one of his closest friends in 2001.

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Marine Patrol discusses safe water practices

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Officials in New Hampshire and Maine are warning swimmers and boaters to heed water conditions in the wake of heavy rainfall, drownings and near tragedies.

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Three Rivers honor roll

The following students earned honors in the third trimester at Three Rivers School in Pembroke. Principal's List: Gwendolyn Collins, Owen Culberson and Joshua Dion. High Honors: Sophia Brasley, Hannah…

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French Toast for Fathers

T he Children's Center at Presidential Oaks held a Father's Day French Toast breakfast June 22 for the children who attend the center and their fathers. Presidential Oaks also had public breakfast June…

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People for July 2, 2015

BARNSTEAD Anthony Stohlberg was named to the dean's list for the spring semester at the University of Maine in Orono. Scot Wilson earned a master's degree in human services from Springfield College…

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Announcements: Got Lunch

LACONIA Funds for children The Children's Auction funding was disbursed in four categories to the following organizations. Category 1: Salvation Army, Got Lunch-Laconia, Gilford Police Relief Association,…

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People for July 1, 2015

CONCORD Miranda Kaplan received a music scholarship from the Freese Brothers Big Band. She plays the cello and clarinet in the Concord High School marching and concert band and other musical organizations…

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$7,000 raised for Alzheimer's research

With the theme of "Forget Me Not" and a visual of irretrievable dandelion seed-heads floating in to the sky, the third annual run/walk for Alzheimer's research was held in Northfield and Franklin on May…

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Bus for senior services

G reater Hillsboro Senior Services recently purchased a bus after three years of fundraising efforts. Donations came from Shaw's, Osram Sylvania and many local individuals. Accountant Chuck Gaides and…

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Announcements: Relax your kids at yoga camp

BOW / Hopkinton Yoga camp Children's yoga camps are being offered this summer in Bow and Hopkinton. The yoga classes allow children to learn about yoga through breathing exercises, poses (including partner…