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Bill Quinlan, President of Eversource Operations in New Hampshire, presents revised plans for the Northern Pass hydroelectric project at Globe Manufacturing in Pittsfield, N.H., on Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2015. The new "Forward NH Plan" calls for an additional 52 miles of buried power lines through the White Mountains National Forest. (Paul Hayes/The Caledonian-Record) MANDATORY CREDIT

Will plan to bury 60 miles of Northern Pass sway opposition?

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Dolly McPhaul of Sugar Hill has become one of the most vocal opponents of Northern Pass. The energy project proposes to bring Canadian hydropower into New England through a 192-mile electric transmission line from Pittsburg to Deerfield, passing right through McPhaul’s hometown. Even though Northern Pass officials announced plans to bury an additional 52 miles of the line through the …

Downtown: Professionals get a first look at Work Nest

Sunday, August 30, 2015

Contemporary art on the walls. A pinball machine. Bright windows with a view of the South End neighborhood. High bar stools and a comfortable couch. This is Work Nest, and it might be Carolyn Mallon’s new office. “I’ve been working from home,” she said. “Especially in winter, it’s very isolating.” Mallon lives in …

Business people for Aug. 31, 2015

Sunday, August 30, 2015

Jonathan Whitcomb of Concord, an attorney at Sheehan Phinney Bass & Green, was elected chairman of the New Hampshire Bar Association’s Intellectual Property Law section. Kristine Stoddard of Concord, director of the N.H. Public Policy for Bi-State Primary Care Association, was elected clerk of the state Bar Association’s Health Law section. Lisa Mindlin …

Team that raided Fogle’s home used mobile laboratory

Saturday, August 22, 2015

When they arrived at Jared Fogle’s home last month, law enforcement officials were armed with more than a search warrant: They rolled up with a mobile forensics laboratory that has revolutionized how Indiana investigates child-exploitation and pornography crimes …

While Congress argues over Iran, Europe rushes to do business there

Saturday, August 22, 2015

The ink was barely dry on a landmark agreement with Iran to limit its nuclear program before a German government plane packed with the nation’s economic elite touched down in Tehran. The trip was just the first in a rush of European ministers and business people flocking to …

10 years after Katrina, ‘New’ New Orleans leaves many behind

Saturday, August 22, 2015

Talking about New Orleans a decade after Hurricane Katrina, people often reach for the Bible, describing an economic and cultural resurrection. Helped by billions in recovery money, buoyed by volunteers and driven by the grit of its own …

Snapchat in deep water financially

Thursday, August 20, 2015

People are all abuzz about Snapchat’s financials, which were leaked online this week. If you haven’t seen them, the outlook isn’t good: Snapchat lost $128 million during the first 11 months of 2014. And it took in just $3 million in revenue over the same period, according to …

Market endures worst day across 18 months

Thursday, August 20, 2015

The U.S. stock market endured its worst performance in 18 months Thursday, driven lower by another slump in Chinese shares and heavy selling by technical traders. The global rout started in China, where sharp declines in energy and …

Sandwich chain’s latest challenge: forgetting pitchman

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Subway benefited hugely from Jared Fogle’s weight loss story. Now the sandwich chain needs to figure out how to prevent him from overshadowing its future. It’s not clear how customers will react to Fogle pleading guilty to allegations …

Investigator still working in management probe at Concord Food Cooperative

Thursday, August 20, 2015

The board of directors at the Concord Food Cooperative is still mum about an investigation of two top managers at the store, one month after the employees were placed on administrative leave amid allegations of professional and financial misconduct. The board meeting Wednesday was a quiet affair, with …

Northern Pass proposes 52 more miles of buried lines for project

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Northern Pass officials unveiled a new project route Tuesday that buries an additional 52 miles of the transmission line under state roadways from Bethlehem to Bridgewater, which takes the line beneath the White Mountain National Forest. The company …

Northern Pass to unveil new route Tuesday

Monday, August 17, 2015

Northern Pass officials are set to unveil a new project route Tuesday that will include further burial of the proposed electric transmission line. At a news conference in Pittsfield at 10 a.m., the company will present a “new balanced plan with an improved route that preserves New Hampshire’s …

College student built, lives in tiny, solar-powered house

Monday, August 17, 2015

A college student in Vermont has decided to live off the grid. The Rutland Herald reported that Green Mountain College senior Rob Dunn of Henniker has been living in a two-story, 96-square-foot home in Poultney since last August. …