Home » NH Angle

August 01. 2013 12:23PM

Inmate lawsuit alleges beating by corrections officer

BRENTWOOD, NH — A former Rockingham County corrections officer "maliciously and sadistically" beat an inmate at the county jail, in violation of the county's policies regarding use of force, leading to the officer's resignation.

CLICK TO VIEW THE SOURCE MATERIAL

LATEST NEW HAMPSHIRE ANGLE

An aggregation of NH information by the staff and audience of the New Hampshire Union Leader, The Goffstown News, The Bedford Bulletin, The Hooksett Banner and The Salem Observer. Share a news link or start a discussion.

General News

Trump: If I run in 2016, I'm the only GOP candidate who can beat Hillary

As you know, I've retained some tremendous people from New Hampshire, from Iowa, etc., and we have a great team and I'm going to make a decision fairly soon.

Seacoast Democrat's bill aims to fund local government with rooms tax

Portsmouth Democratic State Sen. Martha Fuller Clark said she was asked by Portsmouth officials to file the proposed legislation to help cover municipal costs associated with hotels and motels.

House to vote on underage tanning nannying

On Wednesday members of the House will vote on a bill that prohibits minors from using tanning facilities.

House to vote on whether schools can bully students into disclosing social media activities

On Wednesday the New Hampshire House will vote on whether schools should be able to compel students to disclose their social media activity.

Competing bills look to end or increase handouts to domestic violence NGOs

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire lawmakers are considering competing bills to either increase or eliminate funding to help victims of domestic violence.

Bloomberg: Lindsey Graham targets New Hampshire

In an interview for the Public Broadcasting System's Charlie Rose program, Senator Lindsey Graham said it's more likely than not that he'll seek the Republican presidential nomination in 2016.

Government pays big in Portsmouth, 28 city employees now top $100K, six more than last year

PORTSMOUTH - The city's municipal payroll increased by about $800,000 last year, when 28 "city-side" employees were paid more than $100,000, six more than the previous year.

Residents work to close town meeting 'information gap' with web tools

To function, town governments in New Hampshire rely on an informed citizenry. But getting informed can be overwhelming. Deliberative sessions take all...

BAE Systems' Advanced Threat Infrared Countermeasures shines laser to defeat infrared missiles

NASHUA, N.H.--(Business Wire)--BAE Systems, Inc. today announced that its Advanced Threat Infrared Countermeasures (ATIRCM) system has been approved for export by the U.S. Department of Defense. The export approval paves the way for sales to allied nations around the world, giving them access to this life-saving technology.

Former Tyco chief, Boca Raton con says he’s changed

The flashy life, and law enforcement scrutiny, are over for L. Dennis Kozlowski, the former Boca Raton resident and disgraced ex-chief of Tyco International.

NYT: Tyco’s ‘Piggy,’ out of the pen and living small

In a two-bedroom rental on the 35th floor of a building overlooking the East River, L. Dennis Kozlowski lives with his new wife, Kimberly, in relative modesty — at least compared with his previous life as the extravagant chief of Tyco International.

State climatologist: February one of coldest, snowiest months In N.H. history

February was a brutally cold and snowy month for New Hampshire, but just how bad was it? State Climatologist Mary Stampone joined Morning Edition...

Northwood man can relate to American Sniper's deadly decisions

'There are three types of people in this world: sheep, wolves, and sheepdogs.'

Portsmouth barber cuts ice bar out of huge snow drift

STRAFFORD — Starting Sunday, Strafford will have a new must-see destination ... while it's still cold, that is. Thanks to frigid days, strong winds, and huge amounts of snow, Strafford resident Patrick Lavoie has crafted a new ice bar against the dam near Bow Lake.

N.H. lawmakers debate lifting sex offender residency restrictions

New Hampshire’s Legislature is once again debating measures that would ban municipalities from restricting where sex offenders can live, even as some other states are making such restrictions …

Orford woman denies running over friend, crashing into Vt. McDonald’s

Kimberly Dyke, 51, of Orford, N.H., pleaded innocent to drunk driving second offense, refusing a breath test, and grossly negligent operation of a vehicle before she was released on pre-trial conditions on Thursday.

FairPoint stockholders 'beating the drums' to sell company

Workers said during a four-month strike in northern New England that the company was positioning itself for potential sale, and a Wall Street analyst said shareholders are pressing for one.

MBTA commuter rail service in freefall on Haverhill line

It’s a sharp drop from last month, when 69-75 percent were on time.

Kerri Kenney and Jack Davenport join Sarah Silverman's HBO show

Smash escapee Jack Davenport and Reno 911 alum Kerri Kenney have signed on to the cast of Sarah Silverman's new HBO show, the still-untitled ...

New Hampshire History: 8 events that shaped the state

New Hampshire history stood out in 1776. It became the first of the original 13 colonies to set up an independent government in January 1776.

`

 New Hampshire Events Calendar
  

   » SHARE EVENTS FOR PUBLICATION, IT'S FREE!

Arts and Entertainment
Family, Community and Culture
Outdoors, Sports and Recreation