Shirley selectmen pick new police chief
Selectmen on Monday night voted unanimously for Thomas Goulden II of Nashua, N.H., over two other finalists for police chief.
Monday Jul 28
A taste of the Old West in Pelham at The Great Nor'easter
"BB Richardson," otherwise known Chelsea Shriver, 14, of West Virginia, right, was all smiles after taking a successful shot during The Great Nor'easter - also known as the New England Regional Cowboy Action Shooting Championships - at Pelham Fish and Game Club Sunday afternoon.
Monday Jul 28
'Moses of Scotch Irish' is honoured
He is being honoured with the unveiling of an Ulster History Circle blue plaque and reception at Aghadowey Presbyterian Church on Monday.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
The invader may be small - merely the size of a quarter - but the Asian clam can have a devastating impact on New Hampshire's bodies of water, officials say.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Pelham man charged with cheating elderly Nashua resident
Nashua police finished an eight-month investigation by charging a homeless man with cheating an elderly woman and her disabled daughter out of thousands of dollars.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
'Blue Plaque' for US pioneer
The man described as ""the Moses of the Scots Irish in America," is to be hailed at a special ceremony in Aghadowey next week, The Coleraine Times can reveal.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Pelham holds hearing on street renaming
While "Big Truck Night" was on the Village Green outside, inside Town Hall, the selectmen's meeting Tuesday could have been titled "Street Night," or the "Big Roof Job."
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Candidates for Shirley police chief job questioned
With an interim chief heading the Police Department until a permanent, full-time chief is hired, Selectmen on Monday night interviewed finalists.
Pelham family supports Pan-Mass cause
Pelham resident David Silva and his daughter, Shayna, are the organizers behind the Pelham PMC Kids Ride: one of only two such events in the entire state.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
What To Do In NH This Weekend: More Fireworks, Independence Festival, Car Show, & Craft Fairs
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Wed Jul 09, 2014
On fireworks: 'Reasonable' is the key, NH official says
For several years leading up to 2011 - the year the New Hampshire Legislature lifted the ban on the sale of reloadable mortar- type fireworks - state fire marshal Bill Degnan couldn't find a single report in the files of an injury caused by the devices.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
State fire marshal urges eventual ban on all fireworks
New Hampshire State Fire Marshal William Degnan is calling for a ban on all "reloadable mortar" style fireworks and eventually, a ban on all consumer fireworks in the state.
Man suffers 'catastrophic injury' in fireworks accident
Fire officials in Pelham are warning people about how dangerous some types of fireworks can be after two people were injured, one severely.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Reloadable mortar similar to one in 2012 Pelham accident blamed for serious fireworks injury Friday
State fire investigators say the same type of fireworks behind a 2012 incident that left 13 people injured in Pelham were involved in an accident in the same community Friday that left a 24-year-old man severely injured.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
NH fire officials brace for holiday injuries, fires
New Hampshire fire officials are braced this holiday weekend for the fires and injuries that typically result from people buying and setting off their own fireworks.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
NH Woman Charged With Hosting Teen Drinking Party
A woman has been charged with hosting an underage drinking party in her home in Pelham, New Hampshire last month .
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Fire officials brace for holiday injuries, fires
New Hampshire fire officials are braced for the fires and injuries that typically result from people buying and setting off their own fireworks this holiday weekend.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Lowell among growing list of communities postponing fireworks
The city has joined Dracut, Boston, and Pelham, N.H., among other communities, in postponing fireworks displays scheduled for the Fourth of July due to bad weather from Tropical Storm Arthur is forecast to affect the area.