Hometown Hero: Jim Milliken has spent 8 decades making Concord ‘a better place to live’

07-22-2024 9:02 AM

From his seat in a shaded booth at The Works, underneath a picture of wild blueberries, Jim Milliken gestures at Main Street. “I painted every parking meter you can see,” he says.He also changed the lightbulbs in traffic lights and touched up the...


Family mourns motorcyclist killed in Penacook crash

07-22-2024 8:53 AM

Wendy McLauchlan’s tattoos, painted on much of her body, tell the story of her life’s loves and losses. From the birth footprint of her first grandchild to the butterflies signifying her mother’s spirit to the clock memorializing her dad’s health...


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Golf: New London’s Rob Henley claims 121st State Amateur Championship crown
07-15-2024 12:45 AM

Rob Henley fell just a couple shots short last year. This year, he finished the job. Henley didn’t play his cleanest round, but he made key shots when he needed to and captured the 121st New Hampshire State Amateur Championship on Saturday at Concord...

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Opinion: Life’s a beach? I sure hope not
07-21-2024 7:00 AM

Brian Adams of Andover, Mass., is a UNH alumnus originally from Londonderry. He was previously a sketch comedy writing instructor and staff writer at ImprovBoston and a founding contributor to satirical online newspaper Recyculus. He is a father to...

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GOP promotes unity at Convention follow Trump assassination attempt
07-16-2024 5:25 PM

The Republican National Convention was supposed to be all about President Joe Biden – why the GOP thinks he should go, and why they want to return to a conservative presidency.But when former president Donald Trump was grazed by a bullet during a...

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Pick your own lavender bundle at Pumpkin Blossom Farm in Warner
07-17-2024 8:00 AM

The Lavender Fields at Pumpkin Blossom Farm welcomes you to visit the farm and pick your own fresh bundle of lavender through Sunday, July 21, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily. All dates are subject to change based on weather and growing conditions. Visit...

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Obit photo for Roger A. Becker Roger A. Becker

Webster, NH - Roger Alfred Becker was born on June 26, 1937, in East Orange, New Jersey. He was raised in New Jersey and New York and graduated from Roosevelt High School in Yonkers, New York, where he played the baritone horn in the ma... remainder of obit for Roger A. Becker

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The Villages, FL - James Armand St. Onge of The Villages FL, was surrounded by family when he passed at his home on June 3, 2024. He was born on March 22, 1951 in Concord NH to Armand St. Onge and Hazel (Howe) St. Onge. Jim leaves behin... remainder of obit for James Armand St. Onge

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Jonathan Andrew (Jon) Mayo Sunapee, NH - "'Cause I'm as free as a bird now " Lynyrd Skynyrd, Free Bird Jon was born on October 16, 1985, at Concord Hospital. He attended Sunapee schools, where he enjoyed sports, including baseball and ... remainder of obit for Jonathan Andrew Mayo

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Bedford, NH - Nancy A. Beaudry, 88, of Bedford, passed away on Thursday, July 18, 2024 at Bedford Hills Nursing Home with family by her side. Mrs. Beaudry was born on the family farm in North Thetford, VT on Christmas Day in 1935 to... remainder of obit for Nancy A. Beaudry

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