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FILE - This March 15, 2013 file photo shows former Massachusetts Gov., and 2012 Republican presidential candidate, Mitt Romney at the 40th annual Conservative Political Action Conference in National Harbor, Md. Romney told "Fox News Sunday" that he has accepted an apology from MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry, who joked about a Christmas picture that included the 2012 Republican presidential candidate's adopted, African-American grandson. Romney said that he sees Melissa Harris-Perry's apology as sincere and is ready to move on. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)

N.H. News Roundup: Romney says ‘No, no, no’ despite N.H. poll; What about Scott Brown?

Monday, February 3, 2014

In a surprising twist of events, Mitt Romney would be the GOP choice in New Hampshire to run for president in 2016, according to a poll released last week. With 25 percent, Romney is leading Rand Paul (18 percent) and Chris Christie (17 percent). He also received a 72 percent favorability rating from New Hampshire GOP voters. Romney quickly tried …

N.H. News Roundup: Famous Granite State products, An end to distracted driving?

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

I was scrolling through the latest issue of New Hampshire Magazine, and found myself very intrigued by one its articles. It was called “Famous Products Made in New Hampshire,” and it listed 25 companies and/or products that New Hampshire could claim as its own. As a transplant to the state, I was super …

N.H. News Roundup: Loon Mountain’s ice fairy tale, Walking for Aaron Swartz

Monday, January 13, 2014

Seemingly by all accounts, the ice castle at Loon Mountain is straight out of a Disney movie. Or a fairy tale. Or a Disney movie about a fairy tale. The castle debuted a the end of last year, and has been a destination for tourists since. Instead of building the castle, those involved …

N.H. News Roundup: Vigil today for James Foley, McDonough expected to plead guilty

Thursday, July 25, 2013

Journalist James Foley, a Granite Stater, is still missing, but his family is still holding out hope. A prayer vigil has been set today at 3 p.m. for Foley in Rochester. His mother has said it is a …

N.H. News Roundup: Medical marijuana officially legal, Royal prince won’t steal N.H. mom’s thunder

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Gov. Maggie Hassan officially signed the bill yesterday legalizing medical marijuana. According to the new law, a patient would have to be diagnosed by a doctor and would be allowed to purchase up to 2 ounces of the …

N.H. News Roundup: It’s Market Days Eve! GOP fundraiser lands big names

Wednesday, July 17, 2013

It’s quite possibly my favorite weekend of the year here in Concord. Ugh! I wish I could enjoy it again this year, but sadly, I’ll be out of town for a wedding. But don’t feel too sorry for …

N.H. News Roundup: A heat wave in the Granite State, vigil set for James Foley

Tuesday, July 16, 2013

It’s hot outside. I went for a run at about 8:30 this morning, and I’m still sweating. However – if you ask me – I’d still take these temperatures over the rain we’ve been getting lately. But there’s …

N.H. News Roundup: Ted Cruz for president? ‘Murder-suicide’ in Nashua

Monday, July 15, 2013

We can add another name the list of 2016 potential presidential candidates. Republican Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas has scheduled a trip to New Hampshire to headline a GOP fundraiser on Aug. 23. Cruz is a first-term senator …

N.H. News Roundup: NASCAR time in N.H., Boston Marathon bombing victim sees Tsarnaev in court

Thursday, July 11, 2013

As many of you know, NASCAR is on its way back to the Granite State for the Sprint Cup series. It’s a major event, so here’s what just a few outlets are saying about the race leading up …

N.H. News Roundup: NBC’s Brian Williams apologizes to the Granite State

Wednesday, July 10, 2013

So yesterday I linked to NBC’s graphic gaff that made me laugh. New York had absorbed Vermont, and New Hampshire was mislabeled as Vermont. So last night Brian Williams owned up to the mistake yesterday for NBC. He also listed the great things people should know about the …

N.H. News Roundup: The ATV State? N.H. urges caution on rivers

Tuesday, July 9, 2013

Happy Tuesday everybody! It’s been a while – I hope everyone’s holiday weekend went well and everyone made it to Monday without a scratch. Everybody celebrates holidays differently. Heading to the lake, firing up the grill, going fishing, …

N.H. News Roundup: Happy Independence Day! Flooding – a N.H. state of emergency

Wednesday, July 3, 2013

It’s July 4th weekend! (I know it’s only Wednesday, but I’m heading out of town for the holiday – so weekend it is!) Independence Day – the day the United States officially became its own country. It’s also …

N.H. News Roundup: Tourists making way to Granite State, Gas prices decreasing

Tuesday, July 2, 2013

Since I moved to town a couple years ago, I’ve heard one thing over and over again about New Hampshire summers: “The summers here make the winters almost worth it.” Well, I don’t know if this past winter …

N.H. News Roundup: Granite State football all-stars, Storms hit (and hitting) N.H.

Monday, July 1, 2013

The Granite State was the Football State on Saturday as the second annual CHaD New Hampshire East-West All-Star Football Game took place at UNH. Players and coaches practiced for more than a week to prepare for the all-star …

N.H. News Roundup: SCOTUS strikes down DOMA, the final vote on medical marijuana

Wednesday, June 26, 2013

What an event-filled Wednesday it’s already turned out to be. There’s crucial votes today in the Legislature, Patriots’ tight end Aaron Hernandez was arrested – and then released by the team, and the U.S. Supreme Court has struck …