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For sale in Concord: Stunning landmark promises luxuries

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Rarely does a Concord landmark such as this come on the market! The distinctive brick Victorian at 232 South St. offers almost 10 acres in the heart of the desirable South End. Complete with a spectacular four-stall post and beam horse barn, the six-bedroom gem combines original architectural detail with today’s must-have modern amenities. The gracious front foyer is warm …

In celebrity status and over-the-top talking points, Trump stands alone

Saturday, April 18, 2015

When businessman and potential presidential candidate Donald Trump took the stage at the Crowne Plaza hotel in Nashua yesterday afternoon, he didn’t mince words in talking about his fellow Republicans. “All the people you’re listening to, you can just forget it,” he told the audience at the #FITN Republican Leadership Summit. He slammed …

Study identifies business opportunities in downtown Concord

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Business in downtown Concord is missing out on about $19.4 million in sales. That number is the product of a retail gap analysis presented by Intown Concord last week. It attempted to find business sectors that are missing or could expand in the city. While the study found Concord’s downtown is capturing a large chunk of its revenue from shoppers who live outside …

GOP summit underscores New Hampshire primary is a marathon, not a sprint

Saturday, April 18, 2015

For the political world – in New Hampshire and across the nation – it would be easy to assume all of the action was happening on the stage at the Nashua Crowne Plaza hotel this weekend. But the …

Campaign finance reform received cool weclome at GOP summit

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Campaign finance reform advocates calling themselves the New Hampshire Rebellion were first snubbed then outright booted from the Republican summit in Nashua this weekend. Rebellion Director Jeff McLean said his group was set to be a sponsor of …

Avoiding a fowl accident at FITN GOP summit

Saturday, April 18, 2015

The famed Crowne Plaza ducks were alive and well – and being paid close attention to at the #FITN Republican Leadership Summit in Nashua. A year and a half ago, David Campbell, a Democratic state representative from Nashua, …

Capital Beat: Summit gives voters a taste of what’s to come

Saturday, April 18, 2015

A slew of Republican Presidential candidates – declared or still weighing the decision – paraded across the stage in Nashua this weekend. It began as a wide field, with nearly 20 potential contenders, and now after the two-day …

Report says China building airstrip on reclaimed island

Saturday, April 18, 2015

China is building an airstrip on an artificially created island in a disputed section of the South China Sea, according to independent analysts, a move the U.S. has warned could raise tensions in the area. Defense group IHS …

Australia arrests 5 for alleged IS-inspired terror plot

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Five Australian teenagers were arrested yesterday on suspicion of plotting an Islamic State-inspired terrorist attack at a Veterans’ Day ceremony that included targeting police officers, officials said. The suspects included two 18-year-olds who are alleged to have been …

Islamic State blamed for suicide bombing killing 35

Saturday, April 18, 2015

A motorcycle-riding suicide bomber attacked a line of people waiting outside a bank yesterday in eastern Afghanistan, killing at least 35 and wounding 125 in an assault the country’s president blamed on the Islamic State. The accusation by …

2 dissidents up for election in unprecedented vote

Saturday, April 18, 2015

At least two dissidents made it past a first round of voting and are standing as candidates in municipal elections that will be watched on and off in Cuba today as an unprecedented test of the island’s single-party …

Reagan shooter finds rejection, indifference in future home

Saturday, April 18, 2015

The last man to shoot an American president now spends most of the year in a house overlooking the 13th hole of a golf course in a gated community. He takes long walks along tree-lined paths, plays guitar …

Hillary Clinton in Concord on Tuesday during first NH visit since announcing presidential run

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Hillary Clinton will meet with teachers and students at New Hampshire Technical Insitute in Concord on Tuesday during her swing through New Hampshire after announcing her candidacy for president. Clinton will arrive at the school around 10:20 a.m. …