Bedford man accused of sexually assaulting 2 children
Jason Carignan, 29, sexually assaulted a 4-year-old girl and 6-year-old boy who were known to him as part of "a pattern of abuse over an extended period of time," police said in a release.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Nashua man pulled over, charged with lewdness on highway
Denis Bolduc, a Nashua resident, was arrested by State Police this week and charged with indecent exposure for allegedly masturbating while driving down the F.E. Everett Turnpike in Merrimack, police said.
Peterborough: NHIA merger talk on hold, for now
The N.H. Institute of Art, which absorbed the Sharon Arts Center in 2012, announced a week ago that lackluster enrollment has put the college in a financial hole, and it is speaking with Southern New Hampshire University in Hookset about merging with them.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Market Basket: Waiting for a deal to be finalized for Arthur T to buy controlling stake
Fran Raudonis of Francestown checks expiration dates on egg cartons marked half-off at the Market Basket in Bedford on Tuesday.
Local man sustains life-threatening injuries in Bedford crash
Bedford police believe a tan 1999 Ford Contour operated by a 20-year-old Manchester man was traveling westbound when it crossed the yellow centerline for unknown reasons and struck a landscape trailer being towed by an eastbound pickup truck traveling east.
Andy Martin tells Bedford, NH Republicans Obama delay may have doomed Foley
Andy plans to alert Republicans to the fact that international reports indicate President Barack Obama's procrastination doomed James Foley, who was executed by the radical Islamic group ISIS last week.
Bedford NH Republicans deliberately humiliate U. S. Senate candidate Andy Martin
Andy purchased a ticket appeared at the breakfast and was humiliated in front of his primary opponents when the master of ceremonies refused to let Andy speak.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Nashua school district reopens alternative school in Merrimack
Now known as The Nashua Program at Brentwood, the facility opened its doors Tuesday along with the rest of the city's schools.
Bourne sprints to victory in Lowell
The 50-year-old Bourne crossed in 20 minutes, 5 seconds. She was fourth overall in the 108-runner field.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
GZA GeoEnvironmental moves to Bedford
GZA district office manager John Murphy stands in the lobby of GZA GeoEnvironmental's new office in Bedford, which is nearly twice the size of the firm's former office.
As schools open, NH motorists are reminded of safety issues
With most school districts welcoming kids back to classes this week, it's time to remind drivers to observe traffic rules regarding school buses and crossing guards.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Obesity: Bedford man has been there; he can help
Before-and-after photos of Bedford resident Jonathan LaMarine show his dramatic weight loss of 210 pounds -- without surgery -- achieved in 12 months.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
AG asked to investigate Hemingway campaign donations after complaint...
CONCORD A Grantham attorney has asked the New Hampshire Attorney General to investigate what he claims is Republican gubernatorial candidate Andrew Hemingway's attempt to conceal who is donating to his campaign.
Thumbs up to our safe town and new principal
Thumbs up to new Exeter High School Principal James Tremblay, who is preparing for his first year at the position.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Route 101 plaza unanimously granted two variances for improvements to property
Steven Keach, president of Keach-Nordstrom & Associates in Bedford, spoke before the board on behalf of owner 209 Route 101 Realty, LLC. The owner was requesting two variances from the board: first, to construct a building six feet from the front yard property line, where 60 feet is required, at 209 Route 101; and second, to construct a structure ... (more)
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Car strikes utility pole, causes power outage in Merrimack Tuesday afternoon
One person was taken to a Manchester hospital with what appear to be non-life threatening injuries after the vehicle he was driving struck a utility pole on Daniel Webster Highway near the Bedford town line Tuesday afternoon.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
N.H. breaks ground on new Concord women's prison
About 100 people, including Gov. Maggie Hassan and several state legislators, gathered yesterday behind the Concord state prison to mark a moment more than 20 years in the making: the ground-breaking for New Hampshire's first permanent, all-inclusive women's prison.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
New Mont Vernon Village School principal starts Monday
Schuttinger will begin his new role Monday, and will host a meet-and-greet at the school from 4-5:30 p.m. Mont Vernon students, parents, and staff and community members are welcome to come.
Former Bedford Taekwondo studio employee charged with offenses involving children
Daniel Resto-Ortiz, 34, of Lowell, Mass., was arrested by members of the Massachusetts State Police and the Lowell Police Department and was ordered held pending arraignment in Circuit Court-Goffstown District Division.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Whole Foods, complete with in-store pub, prepares for Aug. 19 opening
For those looking for evidence that Whole Foods isn't you average grocery store, consider this: the new Nashua store opening on Tuesday comes complete with an in-store bar with a bunch of beers on tap.