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NASHUA POLICE DEPARTMENT June 21 • Tori Lynn Goulette, 42, of Nashua: non-payment of fine. • Jesse Delgreco, 32, of Hooksett: theft by unauthorized taking; out-of-town warrant. • Matthew David Garcia, 29, of Nashua: disorderly conduct; resisting arrest (two counts). • ...

Something worth celebrating

What comes after the phrase, “and the pursuit of happiness ...”? Today, we Americans celebrate the Declaration of Independence. Our focus is what the document meant – creation of a new nation. But what the document itself says about the Founders and about what they intended for us is ...

Traveling with my daddy

WASHINGTON – “Surreal” was the word Ivanka Trump used to describe North Korea, which she briefly visited this past weekend with dear ol’ dad. It was the first time an American president had crossed the threshold into the hermit kingdom, where Trump met with his love-letter-writing ...

The Fourth vs. force

Happy Fourth of July! We have reason to celebrate. The Fourth honors the founding of America. It’s the anniversary of the day in 1776 that the Declaration of Independence was approved. The Declaration was important. It didn’t say that America would be the best country because it ...

Almanac – July 3

Today is Wednesday, July 3, the 184th day of 2019. There are 181 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 3, 1976, Israel launched its daring mission to rescue 106 passengers and Air France crew members being held at Entebbe Airport in Uganda by pro-Palestinian ...

Almanac – July 4

Today is Thursday, July 4, the 185th day of 2019. There are 180 days left in the year. This is Independence Day. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 4, 1826, 50 years to the day after the Declaration of Independence was adopted, former presidents John Adams and Thomas Jefferson both ...

Kaepernick stirs new controversy for Nike

NEW YORK (AP) – Nike’s sales have only grown since it seized attention with its ad campaign featuring former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick. So, the shoemaker deferred to its star endorser when he raised concerns over a sneaker featuring an early American flag. Nike pulled the Air Max 1 ...

Heavy-hearted Angels return to field after Skaggs’ death

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) – With the memory of Tyler Skaggs weighing heavy on their hearts, the Los Angeles Angels prepared Tuesday to play their first game since the death of the much-loved 27-year-old pitcher who got to play for his favorite childhood team. “He was an exceptional young man ...

Police reports shed light on rape probe at Phoenix facility

PHOENIX (AP) – Weeks before an employee of a long-term care facility in Phoenix was arrested in the rape of an incapacitated patient, some of his co-workers speculated that a member of the victim’s family was responsible, with a company official even using a slur in suggesting that a ...

Trump: People leaving N.Y. ‘like never before’

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) – President Donald Trump tweeted Tuesday that people are moving out of New York “like never before” – but the reality of population changes in the president’s home state is more complicated. In a series of tweets Tuesday, Trump blamed high taxes and the state’s ...

Husband shares his secret

DEAR ABBY: I have been married 36 years to a woman who has saved my life and soul. We are both faithful to God and to our marriage, sharing the love of our family. We are blessed in many ways – including a great son who is self-sufficient and prospering, and a daughter who is married and ...

Where do balance issues originate?

DEAR DR. ROACH: Apparently, it is common for older people to have balance issues. Do these balance problems usually stem more from muscular issues or inner ear issues? – E.M. ANSWER: It is often a combination of issues that lead to balance problems in older adults. Inner ear problems, where ...

Horoscope

No one gets power without owing some sort of a debt to others. And the more power a person has, the more rules that person must follow about using and keeping that power. Before you make a power move, ask yourself, “Is it really worth it?” Venus moves into Cancer, emphasizing her softer ...

Lines drawn in family feud

DEAR ABBY: My stepbrother “Pete” is a recovering addict who did significant prison time for possession and gang affiliations. He has also had multiple DUI convictions. He’s been out for two years and is holding a job and taking care of his kids part-time. My parents think he’s ...

Demystifying the toxicity of mercury

DEAR DR. ROACH: How much mercury is safe? – A.C. ANSWER: The chemical element mercury exists in three forms: elemental mercury, which is the kind in thermometers; inorganic mercury, especially mercuric chloride; and organic mercury, including methyl and ethyl mercury. All of these have ...

Horoscope

Happy birthday to the United States of America, born this day in 1776, making it a Cancer country. The crab is the sign of patriotism, and the birth chart of the United States boasts four luminaries in the realm of Cancer – the sun, Mercury, Venus and Jupiter. The moon was in innovative ...

Residents getting acclimated with e-scooters

NASHUA – Not even a week into the city’s E-Scooters Pilot Program, VeoRide’s new mobility option has hit a few bumps in the road, despite the obvious popularity of the machines. While company officials said they are working to correct the problems, a least one member of the community is ...

Kerry Gobiel leads Telegraph Girls Lacrosse All Stars

GIRLS LACROSSE COACH OF THE YEAR Kerry Gobiel, Bishop Guertin First Team All Stars Rylee Bouvier, Bishop Guertin, Fr., midfield Sydney Todd, Bishop Guertin, Sr., defense Abby Ahearn, Bishop Guertin, Jr., attack Madison Keating, Bishop Guertin, So., attack Dominique Milinazzo, ...

Holman Legends offer a great view of the glory days

The Nashua Lions Club Holman Stadium Sports Legends Hall of Fame voters always seems to get it right. Thus, they've hit another one out of the park for this Thursday's induction of the father-son duo of Bolic “Bouncer” Tamulevich and his son, Carl, plus Frank Ulcickas. You see, the ...

Celebration: U.S. turns 243 on Thursday

“We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.” So states the Declaration of Independence, the document signed 243 years ago ...