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New approach to development

Last year, Governor Sununu proposed the division of the Department of Resources and Economic Development, creating the Department of Business and Economic Affairs. Since its approval by the Legislature, this new agency has been a catalyst for increasing opportunities for New Hampshire to ...

Holman Birthday celebration on tap July 17

Assuming you’ve been paying attention, the little box with a “17” in it on the July page of your calendar – electronic or old-fashioned paper – must already be marked with a combination of words like “Holman” and “stadium” and “birthday.” But if you haven’t been paying ...

Silver Knights bounce back in a big way over Bristol, 12-3

NASHUA – Baseball people will tell you the best thing about the game is you get to come right back and try, try again when at first you don’t succeed. The Nashua Silver Knights will certainly agree. After a 17-3 debacle in Bristol, Conn. on Friday night, they came right back Saturday and ...

Samuel Ludena

MONT VERNON, NH – Samuel Ludena, 77, resident of Mont Vernon, NH, died on June 28, 2018 at the Community Hospice House, Merrimack, NH surrounded by his family. He was born in Mollepata, Peru on January 27, 1941, a son of Guillermo and Justina (Vargas) Ludeña. Mr. Ludena had been employed ...

Larry A. Raymond

Larry A. Raymond, 69, of Nashua, passed away peacefully on April 25, 2018 after a brief illness. Larry was born in Troy, NH on May 23, 1948. An honorably discharged veteran, Larry proudly served his country as a member of the United States Navy. Following his military service, Larry was a ...

Ronald Stanick

Ronald Stanick, 80, of Nashua, died Wednesday, June 27, 2018 at St. Joseph Hospital in Nashua surrounded by his loving family. He was born October 20, 1937 in Lowell, MA, son of the late Adam and Julia (Buja) Stanick. He was also predeceased by two brothers, Edward and Robert. Ron was the ...

Pearl C. Belanger

Pearl C. Belanger, 85, of Nashua, NH died peacefully on June 28, 2018 surrounded by her son and daughter, at the Community Hospice House in Merrimack, NH. She was born on May 2, 1933 in Lowell, MA to Albertine (Grady) and Arthur Therrien. She is survived by her son, Arthur Belanger of ...

Matthew L. Howe

Matthew L. Howe, 44, of Merrimack passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday June 27th, 2018 at his home. He was born in Doylestown, PA on March 4th, 1974 to John R. Howe of Merrimack and the late Eleanor E. (Leidich) Howe, who died on January 30th, 2015. Matthew was a chef and loved to cook. He ...

Rita Kierstead

PEMBROKE – Rita “I’m Fine” Kierstead, 81 of Pembroke, passed away peacefully on Thursday, June 28, 2018 at her residence, surrounded by family. Born on February 14, 1937 in Nashua, NH she was the daughter of the late Albert and Blanche (White) Charpentier. Rita attended Nashua High ...

Protesters flood US cities to fight Trump immigration policy

WASHINGTON (AP) — They wore white. They shook their fists in the air. They carried signs reading: “No more children in cages,” and “What’s next? Concentration Camps?” In major cities and tiny towns, hundreds of thousands of marchers gathered Saturday across America, moved by ...

West downs East in CHaD Football classic

DURHAM – The temperatures had to soar over 100 degrees with the bright sun radiating off the artificial turf at Wildcat Stadium. The ruthless weather did nothing to deter the Granite State’s football finest. Behind a pair of third-quarter scoring drives engineered by Nashua South’s ...

Balam, Comtois lead Softball All Stars

Co-Players of the Year Lexi Balam, Jr., Pitcher, Wilton-Lyndeborough Raven Comtois, Jr., Outfield, Milford Coach of the Year Eric Gibbons, Campbell FIRST TEAM Lexi Balam, jr. p, Wilton- Lyndeborough Marissa Carignan, jr. p, Campbell Abi Grey, jr. c, Campbell Steph Bishop, ...

Trzepacz, LeVert lead Telegraph Baseball All Stars

Co-Players of the Year Daniel Trzepacz, Soph., Outfielder, Souhegan Jake LeVert, Sr., Infielder, Wilton-Lyndeborough Coach of the Year Bill Dod, Souhegan FIRST TEAM Brett Anderson,so. p-inf, Bishop Guertin Noah Therrien, jr. p, Bishop Guertin C.J. Barrett, sr.p, Nashua ...

Tim Nevrett: My View from the Red Sox Booth

NEW YORK CITY – JUST 361 days away from introducing Major League Baseball’s oldest and fiercest rivalry to European fans in London, the Red Sox and Yankees are back, front and center tonight at Yankee Stadium. Pitching some of his best baseball over the last three weeks, sometimes ...

James with Celtics? Bite your tounge

Boston Celtics star LeBron James ... Why some folks can absorb those words without fear of acute nausea is a mystery here. It is possible for one man’s trembling fingers to hunt-and-peck through those words only because there is zero chance of it happening. It has been fodder for radio ...

Red Sox ace Sale has his way with Yankees again

NEW YORK (AP) — Chris Sale got an earful from the biggest crowd at Yankee Stadium this season while walking from the bullpen to the bench prior to the first pitch. The Red Sox ace said he didn't hear the boos and insults. By the second inning, the catcalls weren't for him, anyway. Sale ...

Amid public triumph, private turmoil for Marvel’s Stan Lee

LOS ANGELES (AP) – It has been another epic year for characters Stan Lee helped create, with “Black Panther” and “Avengers: Infinity War” earning more than $3 billion combined globally and “Ant-Man and the Wasp” still to open next week, all three featuring the clever cameos ...

Many schools keep gardening efforts going all summer

The school year runs just the opposite of the growing season, making it difficult for educators to teach kids how to garden. But many school systems enlist volunteers to prep garden beds while students are on summer break, making the crops ready to tend when classes resume in ...

Primer on Netflix’s second season of Luke Cage

Netflix’s “Luke Cage” Season 2 features a gallery of fascinating characters, most of whom have appeared in the comics. Well, sort of. There have been some changes: Black Mariah Alfre Woodard has given us a nuanced character in Mariah Dillard – part politician, part gangster, a woman ...

Horoscopes by Holiday: July 1, 2018

This happens more than not. People talk, but the words aren’t what they are really saying. Those who listen to just the words are missing the connection. Perhaps this analogy will sum it up under the moon of the Water Bearer: The surface of the ocean is not the ocean. What happens on the ...