Durham Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Durhama s new street vendor rules challengedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    A New Hampshire bookseller has asked a Strafford County judge to block newly-enacted rules barring street vendors from Durham's downtown core. The Book Cellar, which has bought used textbooks from University of New Hampshire students twice a year since 2012, argues the new limits are too broadly applied.

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  2. Durham land use forum set for SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    The public is invited to a Community Future Land Use Forum on Saturday, May 13, from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the University of New Hampshire. What kind of development do you want to see in Durham and where should it be located? Topics for discussion include: Commercial uses; residential uses; open space; agricultural uses; and recreational areas.

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  3. RiverWoods planning Durham communityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    The nonprofit RiverWoods Group is seeking town approval to build a roughly 222-unit continuing care retirement community. The community, to be called RiverWoods Durham, is proposed for an 11 acre parcel just off Route 108 on Stone Quarry Drive.

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  4. Durham, UNH police arrest 49 during all-day drinking partyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    Despite efforts to stem the tide, Durham was awash in inebriated young adults partying and littering this past weekend during Cinco de Mayo celebrations, police said. In total, 49 people in Durham were arrested between Friday and Sunday - 27 by Durham Police, 22 by University of New Hampshire Police - with the bulk of arrests on Friday night and early Saturday morning.

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  5. College track: Purrier rolls, UNH women lead after Day 1 Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2017 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    DURHAM – Elinor Purrier ran away with the women's 3,000-meter steeplechase and Dover's Joel Nkounkou is halfway home in the men's decathlon. Those are the two major takeaways for the University of New Hampshire track and field team after the first day of competition in the America East championships at the Reggie Atkins Track and Field facility.

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  6. Treating Great Bay, one treatment plant at a timeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    Area legislators along with town officials toured the Durham and Newmarket wastewater treatment plants on Friday to review the efforts to reduce nitrogen in the Great Bay Estuary that many believe is the cause for the dwindling eel grass. Jeff Barnum, the Great Bay-Piscataqua waterkeeper of the Conservation Law Foundation organized the tour.

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  7. Drinking UNH students celebrate Cinco de MayoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    Cinco de Mayo, or May the 5th, commemorates an 1862 Mexican military victory over French forces; however, it did not appear student celebrators were commemorating anything other than daytime partying and the end of semester classes.  Before 11 a.m. on Friday, scores of young adults, presumably students, could be seen walking with six packs, 12 packs, 18 packs and other sizes of beer along with handles of hard liquor for the holiday that has grown to be a menace for the town and university over the past five years.

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  8. Around Town: Star Wars favorites and lots of meetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    Fun fact: Woodman Park Elementary School students are split between BB-8 and Chewbacca when asked for their favorite Star Wars character. As some of you may know, Thursday was Star Wars Day , and Woodman Park Principal Patrick Boodey took the time to send me his wishes for the holiday.

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  9. Motorcyclist killed in crash was UNH studentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    The 21-year-old motorcyclist killed in an accident in Durham Thursday morning has been identified as a UNH student Steven J. Batakis. Batakis was operating a 1994 Suzuki motorcycle traveling southbound on Route 108, Newmarket Road, in Durham when he lost control of the motorcycle, police said.

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  10. Motorcyclist dies in Route 108 crash in DurhamRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    Durham Police, Durham Fire, and McGregor Memorial EMS responded at 10:45 a.m. to a motor vehicle accident at the intersection. The investigation revealed that a 21-year-old man lost control of the motorcycle he was operating and a collision occurred with two passenger vehicles, police said.

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  11. Case postponed for ex-police officerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    The trial for a former Middleton police officer on charges of cruelty to animals and criminal mischief was delayed until August. Sean Dolliver, 39, of Wolfeboro, faces two Class A misdemeanors, all of which are out of New Durham, according to court records.

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  12. UNH, police urge good behavior on Cinco de MayoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    Officials at the University of New Hampshire and in Durham are encouraging Cinco de Mayo party-goers to behave responsibly during the upcoming festivities on Friday. UNH President Mark Huddleston and UNH Police Chief Paul Dean will be going door-to-door to apartments in Durham to discuss their expectations of student behavior concerning the holiday.

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  13. Celebration planned for retiring principalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    The Oyster River community, comprised of Durham, Lee and Madbury, welcome the public to celebrate 28 years of service from beloved Moharimet School Principal Dennis Harrington, according to a press release from organizers. The location for the celebration has changed since the original announcement.

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  14. Man pleads guilty to string of 2014 burglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    Daniel Sterritt, 48 of Somersworth, pleaded guilty to his involvement of 10 burglaries last week in Strafford County Superior Court. He was scheduled to stand trial on the charges in June in a consolidated trial that also includes a burglary charge from Rockingham County.

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  15. Lilac Drive blaze appears accidental, says fire officialRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    Fire officials are still investigating the cause of a one-alarm fire that destroyed a mobile home in Briar Ridge Estates Sunday afternoon, although they say it appears to have been accidental. No injuries occurred Sunday after the fire broke out around 3 p.m. at 6 Lilac Dr. Rochester Assistant Fire Chief Mark Dupuis said two adults and three children were in the home at the time of the fire, and all five were able to exit the residence on their own before crews arrived on scene.

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  16. Durham, Dover bays and rivers may turn red during dye studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    Dye testing next week in Oyster River in Durham could turn the water red in Little Bay, Great Bay and tidal rivers, including the Bellamy River, according to a press release from the New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services . NHDES, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration , the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's New England Regional Laboratory, and the Town of Durham will begin conducting a dye tracing study on Tuesday, May 2, into Wednesday, May 3. They will be tracking the flow and dispersion of water in the Oyster River from the Durham Wastewater Treatment Facility.

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  17. SOS Recovery Community Center benefit rocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    The historic Strand Theater was filled with music for a cause on Sunday, a benefit to aid people who are continuing the good fight against the opioid crisis facing Granite Staters. Recovery Rocks/The Recovery Revolution was a benefit for SOS Recovery Community Centers.

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  18. Durham bans sidewalk vendors from downtown coreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    The measure, approved unanimously Monday night, bars vendors along Main Street, Madbury Road, Pettee Brook Lane, Jenkins Court and Garrison Avenue. These salespeople are still allowed to set up elsewhere in town.

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  19. UNH hosts NASA Space Apps Challenge April 29-30Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    The University of New Hampshire InterOperability Laboratory , an independent provider of broad-based testing and standards conformance services for the networking industry, and UNHInnovation will host the NASA Space Apps Challenge April 29-30, at 21 Madbury Road. This two-day event, considered one of the world's largest hackathons with events over 48 hours in more than 170 locations across six continents, is open to high school seniors, college students and young professionals.

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  20. Rochester to hold household hazardous waste collectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    The City of Rochester will be hold its annual Household Hazardous Waste Collection event next month, according to an announcement Wednesday from Director of City Services John Storer. The collection days is set for Saturday, May 6, from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Turnkey Landfill, 90 Rochester Neck Road. Residents from Rochester, Barrington, Farmington, Milton, Middleton, New Durham, Northwood, Somersworth, Strafford and Wakefield are invited to participate in the event.

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