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Granite State airport makes Top 10 list

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MANCHESTER – Manchester-Boston Regional Airport was recently named a Top 10 Domestic Airport by Travel + Leisure magazine in the annual World’s Best Awards. Travel + Leisure readers rated MHT on access, check-in/security, restaurants/bars, shopping and design. “We are beyond thrilled ...

Get REAL ID on tap for this weekend

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CONCORD – Soon, federally compliant identification will be required to board domestic flights and enter some federal facilities. A New Hampshire REAL ID driver license or non-driver identification card is fully compliant and will allow one to travel on domestic flights as needed. Saturday, ...

Senators want PFAS labeled as hazardous

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Ahead of the Senate’s vote this week on the nomination of Peter Wright, nominee to serve as assistant administrator for the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), U.S. Sens. Tom Carper, D-Del., along with Jeanne Shaheen and Maggie Hassan, both D-N.H., reiterated their ...

N.H. delegation wants to ban PFAS foam

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sens. Jeanne Shaheen and Maggie Hassan, along with U.S. Reps. Annie Kuster and Chris Pappas, all D-N.H., are disappointed that President Donald Trump may veto a version of the defense authorization bill, which would ban the Department of Defense from using firefighting ...

Census data reveals Nashua’s youth movement

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NASHUA – Perhaps it should come as no surprise that U.S. Census Bureau data show that Nashua is, on average, younger than the rest of New Hampshire. At least on (or near) Main Street in the heart of downtown, one finds several signs of a hipster’s haven: Multiple craft beer breweries and ...

Governor’s Council nixes Sununu’s choice for Chief Justice

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NASHUA – In a 3-2 party-line vote, the Democratic-controlled New Hampshire Executive Council on Wednesday rejected Attorney General Gordon MacDonald’s nomination to serve as chief justice of the state Supreme Court. In June, Gov. Chris Sununu nominated MacDonald to become the next New ...

Nashua man arrested on multiple charges

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NASHUA – Josue Dominguez, 29, of Nashua, faces multiple charges after his Tuesday arrest. At 8:11 p.m. Tuesday, officers received a report that Dominguez was threatening a female known to him. He was subsequently arrested for false imprisonment, criminal mischief and two outstanding ...

Catholic school closes after 110 years in operation

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NASHUA – Infant Jesus School, a private Catholic elementary school for students in preschool to sixth grade, closed after 110 years in operation last week because of low enrollment. Infant Jesus School students and families are being urged to join the St. Christopher School community, which ...

Time needed for Performing Arts Center

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NASHUA – Progress continues on the downtown Performing Arts Center, as city officials and volunteers chip away to complete the considerable endeavor. During a Tuesday interview with The Telegraph, Nashua Director of Economic Development Tim Cummings said the total project cost – including ...

Nashua’s hydro plans flow forward

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NASHUA – Both the Jackson Mills and Mine Falls hydroelectric facilities on the Nashua River are about 35 years old – and are now set for $6.2 million worth of improvements. Tuesday, Board of Aldermen members approved these repairs by passing Resolution 142, which authorizes bonds not to ...

Great Nashua success story for Marguerite’s Place resident

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NASHUA – In its 25 years of service, Marguerite’s Place, a local nonprofit organization that offers transitional housing for women and children, has seen many success stories. Marguerite’s Place resident Janet Monteith has become yet another success story that staff members will get to ...

Kirsten Gillibrand blasts D.C. swamp

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MANCHESTER – U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., brought her 2020 presidential campaign to the New Hampshire Institute of Politics at Saint Anselm College on Tuesday. Gillibrand has represented New York in the U.S. Senate since 2009 when she was appointed to fill the seat vacated by ...

Nashua startup company seeing fast success

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NASHUA – In just a few years, one local startup tech company has expanded its business to service clients across the country in all 50 states. Performology is a Nashua-based startup company. Its officials were recently awarded for their work at the New Hampshire Tech Alliance Startup ...

Local teens represent Miss N.H.’s Scholarship program

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MERRIMACK – Miss Merrimack, Miss Merrimack’s Outstanding Teen and Miss Greater Hooksett took to the streets last week to represent their scholarship program during the town’s Fourth of July Parade. However, for Miss Merrimack Sophia Lovis, Miss Merrimack’s Outstanding Teen Alyssa ...

Delegation announces $4.5M for area airport

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MANCHESTER – Tuesday, U.S. Sens. Jeanne Shaheen and Maggie Hassan, along with U.S. Reps. Annie Kuster and Chris Pappas, all D-N.H., announced more than $4.5 million in federal funding for renovation projects and equipment purchases at Manchester-Boston Regional Airport. This was awarded by ...

Democrats highlight mental health money in vetoed budget

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CONCORD (AP) – New Hampshire Democrats accused Republican Gov. Chris Sununu of blocking progress on multiple mental health care fronts Tuesday, while his office countered that the state’s challenges can be met without the business tax increases included in the budget he vetoed. Sununu ...

Children’s Literacy Foundation helps Y

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NASHUA – Children served by the YMCA of Greater Nashua’s Early Education Center and summer camps were treated to a storytelling presentation from presenter Marv Klassen-Landis and new books to keep, thanks to a generous grant from the Children’s Literacy Foundation (CLiF). Storyteller ...

Gov. Sununu signs bills to help veterans

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CONCORD – Tuesday, Gov. Chris Sununu signed three bills aimed at thanking New Hampshire’s veterans and their families for their lifetime of service. The bills are: HB 549 – Establishing Gold Star family decals for motor vehicles; HB 701 – Relative to bow and arrow licenses for ...