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Frank Walton, 25, (left) of Raymond, John Ahern, 23, of Epping and Charley Ann Martin, 24, of Raymond were charged with robbing a contractor last Wednesday. (COURTESY)
Three people are facing charges that they used Craigslist to lure a contractor to a home on Hummingbird Lane in Raymond for a work estimate, then robbed him at knifepoint, police said.
Manchester's school superintendent has pulled the plug on a controversial school redistricting plan that would turned the Jewett Street School into a preschool only facility and the Southside Middle School into a facility for kindergarten through eighth grade.
Sen. Bob Odell
CONCORD – A day after he was one of two Republican Senators to vote to repeal the death penalty, Sen. Bob Odell announced he would not seek re-election to the District 8 seat he has held for six terms.
A suit filed against the town of Weare and two of its police officers claims a Manchester man was “brutalized and assaulted” after being caught breaking into an automobile sales business in March 2012, and that the officers later “falsified their reports” and destroyed a video recording of the incident.
The School Board will host a public forum at Cawley Middle School at 7 p.m. Monday. Superintendent Charles Littlefield said all citizens, parents or not, are encouraged to attend.
Shawn Russell, 30, of Methuen, Mass., at left, was arrested on Thursday. Police obtained an arrest warrant for Michael Meucci, 31, of Salem. (COURTESY)
Police arrested a 30-year-old Methuen, Mass. man who was allegedly part of a burglary crew now being sought for allegedly taking an estimated $210,000 in cash from a safe inside a Main Street home.
Thanks to a recent donation, Derry can purchase a portable speed monitoring sign to be used throughout town.
As skiers, snowboarders, hikers and spectators arrive on New England’s highest peak, spring dangers including falling ice, undermined snow, crevasses and possible avalanches abound, according to U.S. Forest Services snow rangers.
Jeffrey Gray, formerly of Salem, lost his bid to upend his 2012 conviction on aggravated felonious sexual assault. (JAMES A. KIMBLE/FILE PHOTO)
A judge rejected a bid by Jeffrey Gray, an ex-Salem planning board member, to upend his conviction on charges of sexual assault, saying that his arguments alleging perjury and prosecutorial misconduct were not convincing.
Senate refuses to take four bills passed by the House because they were killed last session.
Scott Berk, right, on Wednesday returned a Volkl ski he found recently while hiking in Great Gully on Mount Adams' King Ravine to Patrick Luk, the extreme skier who lost it and its twin nine days earlier in a fall in that part of the mountain. Berk, who owns and operates a café in Norway, Maine and was hiking in Great Gully on April 11, also found a handgun that Luk had been carrying and turned it over to authorities who then returned it to Luk. (JOHN KOZIOL/Union Leader Correspondent)
Relatively unscathed in a fall down Mount Adams earlier this month, extreme skier Patrick Luk is healing well and on Wednesday his good fortune continued when he got back one ski and the handgun he lost while careening down Great Gully in King Ravine.
Hoping to draw more businesses to Derry, councilors are participating in a state program to expand a revitalization zone in town.
David and Kim Hughes talk about the homeowners award-winning house on Oak Street during the annual Manchester Historic Association Preservation Awards Dinner held at the Radisson Hotel in Manchester on Thursday. (Thomas Roy/Union Leader)
Kim and David Hughes did the usual work one would expect of an honoree at Thursday night’s 22nd annual Historic Preservation Awards ceremony at the Radisson Hotel.
An employee is accused of forging checks anfd cashing company checks while his boss was working out of the country.
Winning St. Anthony Cub robotics team seeks funds to go to World Competition in California
Police to host Drug Take Back Day on April 26 to get potentially dangerous prescription drugs off the street.
Twenty community organic garden plots are available as part of a partnership between Ashland and HEAL NH to improve community health and quality of life.
An old cape suffered severe smoke and water damage Thursday in a blaze that firefighters fought for about three hours.
Proceeds from King Pine’s Ski-A-Thon raised $31,369 to help a local family purchase a service dog for their daughter who suffers from tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC). The service dog will serve as an early alert system before the onset of seizures.
A Merrimack County judge has rejected a request for a permanent injunction to prevent the auto Dealer Bill of Rights law from taking effect.
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- 0 Job fair in Littleton
- 0 BIA to honor business leaders
- 0 Health care — a team approach
- 0 Claremont high school to add security cameras
- 0 Stevens High's new principal will start July 1
- 0 Merrimack students get a sobering lesson about drinking and driving
- 17 Ski area manager says ACA may cut season short
- 0 Police say man clocked doing 100 on Route 11 in Wilmot
- 1 Preston's 'Idol' adventure goes on
- 5 Portsmouth arrests 2 for heroin sales
- 0 Hemophilia Charity Bike Ride Comes to New Hampshire
- 0 Scholars from Across U.S. Gather at Plymouth State University's 35th Annual Medieval and Renaissance Forum April 25 and 26
- 0 Two crashes reported on I-93 in Canterbury, Londonderry
- 0 Man killed in Seabrook fire identified
- 0 Student brings knife into Nashua school
- 2 Ex-director jailed for theft from Londonderry nursery school
- 0 UPDATE: Search suspended for Northfield man a second day
- 0 Anonymous email was 'malicious,' says Auburn police commissioner
- 19 Senate votes to ban hand-held cellphone use in cars; bill heads back to House
- 0 Auburn town administrator under fire
- 5 Belmont High likely will keep Red Raider mascot
- 0 Ice-out on WInnipesaukee expected by late next week
- 46 Death penalty stays on the books in New Hampshire
- 0 Serious Concord crash injures Mass. woman
- 0 Concord police seek help locating homeless man
- 0 Barrington home destroyed in two-alarm blaze
- 1 Former legendary Foreigner frontman Lou Gramm to perform
- 0 Granite State campuses leap into spring with April performances
- 0 Joan Osborne's new album beats with matters of the heart
- 0 Hood Museum of Art wields views of power, strength, artistry and ceremony with exhibition of African objects
- 0 Painters' works on view in Holderness
- 0 Milwaukee painter David Fleming shares work in Rochester showing
- 0 Emerging artists on display at Paul Creative Arts Center
- 0 Exhibit chronicles New Hampshire Veteran's Association's history
- 0 93-year-old artist Ann Tolson continues artistic evolution
- 0 Apple Hill String Quartet to perform Monadnock Region concert
- 0 Sounds of 'Show Tunes and Movie Themes' at Merrimack show
- 0 Photographers share perspectives of famed French city in exhibit
- 0 Jackson Browne to perform at the Capitol Center
Portsmouth arrests 2 for heroin sales
Auburn town administrator under fire
Decency displayed: Havenstein's nice start
Manchester superintendent kills controversial redistricting plan following parental opposition
Sen. Odell won't seek re-election