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New Hampshire court reopens

New Hampshire’s courts are continuing to ease restrictions during the coronavirus pandemic. As of Tuesday, the Supreme Court building will be open to the public during normal business hours permitting full access to the clerk’s office and public kiosk. The law library also will be ...

Nashua police stepping up efforts in downtown Nashua

With the expansion of the outdoor dining area along Main Street, the Nashua Police Department is stepping up its presence in the greater Main Street area. After receiving numerous complaints regarding disorderly vehicles that were disturbing patron(s) of local restaurants, uniformed patrol ...

New Hampshire gas prices up

New Hampshire gas prices have risen 5.0 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.88/g today, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 875 stations in New Hampshire. Gas prices in New Hampshire are 17.9 cents per gallon higher than a month ago and stand $1.01/g higher than a year ...

Bedford Ace Hardware hosts grand opening

BEDFORD – With star athletes, community members and local officials on hand, the new Bedford Ace Hardware hosted its grand opening on Saturday. The store, located at 209 Route 101 in Bedford's 101 Plaza, has a full line of hardware, paint and outdoor items, including grills, smokers and much ...

Shaheen meets with Donchess, childcare advocates

NASHUA – U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H., met with Mayor Jim Donchess and state childcare advocates on Friday at Nashua Head Start, 134 Allds St., to discuss the American Rescue Plan's support of local childcare programs during the pandemic. Shaheen held an outdoor roundtable discussion ...

Nashua Community College hosts 50th commencement ceremony

NASHUA – Celebrating the 50th Commencement Ceremony for NCC, the Class of 2021 comprised 245 associate degree and certificate graduates, with more than 150 attending in person Friday, May 14. “I could not find it more fitting that this class be the 50th graduating class of NCC as you ...

Nashua Community College graduates 20 nursing students

NASHUA – Nashua Community College celebrated its 18th annual Pinning Ceremony for the Class of 2021 on Thursday, May 13. The Nursing Pinning ceremony is a tradition marking the completion of the nursing education program. Nursing graduates will also join NCC’s Commencement Friday, May 14 at ...

Sununu insists Biden disrespected police with flag directive

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu says President Joe Biden showed disrespect to law enforcement by not explaining why flags should not be lowered for Peace Officers Memorial Day. Biden issued a proclamation Monday calling for flags to be lowered to half-staff Saturday in ...

Racist attacks revive Asian American studies program demand

As Dartmouth College sophomore Nicholas Sugiarto flipped through the course catalog last semester, two words caught his eye: "Asian American." The 19-year-old Chinese Indonesian American didn't know Asian American-focused classes were even an option at the Hanover, New Hampshire, campus. The ...

NH Fisher Cats update mask rule

Fans of the New Hampshire Fisher Cats no longer have to wear masks at the Manchester stadium if they have been vaccinated against the coronavirus. Fisher Cats President Mike Ramshaw says fans who are not fully vaccinated will be asked to wear masks, and some sections at Delta Dental Stadium ...

Firefighters respond to brush fire, discover new homeless encampment

MANCHESTER Manchester Fire received several reports of a brush fire in the woods Saturday behind the Nissan and Honda car dealerships. Units arrived and could see a large area of brush burning. but initially had a difficult time accessing it. It was determined the best access was through a ...

Israel kills 42 in Gaza as Netanyahu warns war will go on

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israeli airstrikes on Gaza City flattened three buildings and killed at least 42 people Sunday, medics said, as Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu signaled the fourth war between Israel and Palestinians in Gaza would rage on despite international efforts to ...

Young Nashua professionals attend ‘FLEX’ event

MILFORD – A group of young Nashua professionals mingled and shared information at Greenleaf Restaurant’s outdoor patio on Wednesday night for “FLEX,” an acronym for Future Leaders + Entrepreneurs Exchange, a community networking group. The event was sponsored by Kristin Hardwick, ...

14th Sculpture Symposium kicks off on Thursday

NASHUA – The pandemic that followed the surge of the COVID-19 virus last year finally seems to be loosening its grip – like it somehow knew that the warmer weather would bring with it the popular spring and summertime pursuits that were so longed-for by so many over the past year. In ...

Bain Capital invests in Nashua’s local Urgent Care

PORTSMOUTH – This past Wednesday, ConvenientMD, the leading urgent care provider in New England, announced that is has secured an investment to support its continued growth from Bain Capital Double Impact, a leading social impact investor. The company will continue to operate under its ...