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3 hrs ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

Franchise index has strong 2nd Quarter

DURHAM – The University of New Hampshire Rosenberg Franchise 50 Index, which tracks publicly traded companies in the United States engaged in business format franchising, rose 5.3 percent in the second quarter of 2014, boosted by strong performance from Ruby Tuesday and many other franchise companies.

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Related Topix: New Hampshire

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Real Clear Politics

Why the Latest NH Poll Should Be Taken Seriously

The New Hampshire Senate race poll released last Thursday night caused quite a stir.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Jeanne Shaheen, Scott Brown, Republican

Foster's Daily Democrat

UNH among leaders in college rape prevention

With one in five female students becoming a victim of sexual assault during their time in college, lawmakers nationwide are looking to find ways to lower this number and make college campuses safer.

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Related Topix: California, California Government, US Politics, US News, Senator Kelly Ayotte, US Senate, Republican, New Hampshire

UnionLeader.com

Interim president encouraging student growth at WMCC

On July 1 Wood was named interim president of WMCC for a two-year term, succeeding Katharine Eneguess who left to pursue other opportunities within the Community College System of New Hampshire.

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Related Topix: New Hampshire, Berlin, NH, Littleton, NH, Conway, NH, Meredith, NH

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Boston.com

Market Basket crisis hits disabled workers hard

Fifteen years ago, Byron started working at Market Basket. He puts in 89 hours a month at the deli counter of the store in Epping, N.H., earning $12 an hour.

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Related Topix: Epping, NH, Chelsea (Boston, MA)

The Deerfield Valley News

Assistant principal takes on challenge of starting from scratch

For new Twin Valley Middle/High School assistant principal LeeAnn Monroe, returning to Vermont presented her with what she describes as the "ideal situation," one where she gets to help build a new school from scratch.

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Related Topix: James Madison University, Barre, VT

Daily Kos

Elections Morning Digest: Don't believe the Scott Brown hype

Want the scoop on hot races around the country? Get the digest emailed to you each weekday morning.

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Related Topix: Scott Brown, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Representative Frank Guinta, Representative Carol Shea-Porter, Democrat, Senator Jeanne Shaheen

Sun Aug 24, 2014

UnionLeader.com

Senate Republican hopefuls square off again

"We need to unite," Scott Brown said during a debate Saturday, and "make Harry Reid the Minority Leader."

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Related Topix: Scott Brown, US Senate, Republican, US Politics, Democrat, Senator Jeanne Shaheen

National Public Radio

University Tackles Sexual Assault Before The Parties Start

Students entering the University of New Hampshire will be required to complete an online seminar about sexual assault and are urged to talk with their parents about it before arriving on campus.

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SeacoastOnline

Dale E. Smith

She was born April 11, 1944, in Washington, D.C., a daughter of the late Victor J. and Vernona Wallace.

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Related Topix: North Haverhill, NH, Haverhill, NH, Auburn, NH, Exeter, NH

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Foster's Daily Democrat

Unh Nhaes researchers breed better strawberries

Strawberry shortcake. Strawberry rhubarb pie. Strawberry ice cream. Summertime in New England wouldn't be the same without these bountiful, sweet, juicy berries.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Hampshire College, Genetics, Medicine, Biology, Life, Fruits, Food

Space Ref

New Study: Electric Sparks May Alter Evolution of Lunar Soil

This illustration shows a permanently shadowed region of the moon undergoing subsurface sparking , which ejects vaporized material from the surface.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Space

SeacoastOnline

Gymnastics academy in North Hampton recovers from fire

The New Hampshire Academy of Artistic Gymnastics will host a grand re-opening event Saturday to celebrate the completion of numerous improvements that were made to its facility following a small fire and flood.

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Related Topix: Hampton, NH, North Hampton, NH

Foster's Daily Democrat

Executive Editor Rod Doherty announces his retirement

To be honest, seeing that headline in writing catches me off guard. But, I shouldn't be surprised.

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Related Topix: Portsmouth, NH, Journalism

SeacoastOnline

Student earns scholarship from former FBI agents

At their recent meeting, the Trustees of the Former Agents of the FBI Foundation voted to award a scholarship for the 2014-15 academic year to Kevin Ennis of North Hampton.

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Related Topix: North Hampton, NH, Hampton, NH, Durham, NH

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Boston.com

Brown, Shaheen in dead heat, new poll finds

The New Hampshire US Senate race has narrowed, and Republican Scott Brown is now in a dead heat with incumbent Democrat Jeanne Shaheen, according to a new poll.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Jeanne Shaheen, Democrat

EurekAlert!

Electric sparks may alter evolution of lunar soil

The moon appears to be a tranquil place, but modeling done by University of New Hampshire and NASA scientists suggests that, over the eons, periodic storms of solar energetic particles may have significantly altered the properties of the soil in the moon's coldest craters through the process of sparking-a finding that could change our understanding ... (more)

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Space

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Concord Monitor

First financial filing: Hassan outraises Republican competition

Gov. Maggie Hassan's re-election campaign has already raised more than $2 million, a sum greater than both of her Republican challengers combined.

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Related Topix: Maggie Hassan, US Governors, New England College, John Lynch, New Hampshire Government, New Hampshire

Foster's Daily Democrat

UNH researchers lead in breeding better strawberries

Strawberry shortcake. Strawberry rhubarb pie. Strawberry ice cream. Summertime in New England wouldn't be the same without these bountiful, sweet, juicy berries.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Hampshire College, Genetics, Medicine, Biology, Life, Fruits, Food

Boston.com

Trapeze school in Watertown offers novices a chance to fly

It is 20 feet up to the thin red board that serves as a launch pad for the flying trapeze.

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Related Topix: Portsmouth, NH

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