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  1. FairPoint name vanishing as Consolidated begins rebranding NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2018 | Concord Monitor

    In this Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, photo, Chris Bagley of Sebago Signworks pulls off the covering of a new Consolidated Communications logo he applied to the door of a former FairPoint truck as fleet mechanic Steve Morin looks on in Portland, Maine. Consolidated Communications bought FairPoint Communications and is discarding the old name and making plans to upgrade service of tens of thousands of customers in northern New England.


  2. Recreational marijuana bill approved by House faces tougher test in Senate, governor opposed NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | Concord Monitor

    In this Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017 photo, James MacWilliams prunes a marijuana plant that he is growing indoors in Portland, Maine. "I figure, I've got all this pot, I might as well just give it away for Christmas," said MacWilliams, who started growing weed when it became legal and is giving away fancy jars of his stash this year.


  3. Hoyt, Morse wedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2018 | Concord Monitor

    Allison Hoyt and Joshua Morse were married Sept. 30 in Portland, Maine. Carlton Morse officiated the double-ring ceremony.


  4. Joy to the weed! Marijuana legalization comes bearing gifts NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2017 | Concord Monitor

    In this Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017 photo, a marijuana bud is seen in Portland, Maine. Gift-giving has long been a part of marijuana culture, and the drug's newly legal status is a source of Yuletide celebration in four states.


  5. This autumn was the warmest on record in Concord, stretching back to 1868 NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | Concord Monitor

    Remember how warm it was when the leaves started turning color? Your memory isn't playing tricks on you: It broke a record. September, October and November, the period known as "meteorological autumn" to weather watchers, was the warmest on record in Concord - and by a long shot, according to the National Weather Service .


  6. Drought may have aided storm that walloped Northeast NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | Concord Monitor

    A car leaves a trail of light as it passes under power lines weighed down by toppled trees in Freeport, Maine, Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017. Utility crews scrambled to restore power throughout New England on Tuesday, one day after a severe storm packing hurricane-force wind gusts and torrential rain.


  7. Utilities warn that power could be out for days in Northeast NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | Concord Monitor

    A motorist drives under downed pine trees that are resting on power lines in Freeport, Maine, Monday, Oct. 30, 2017. A strong wind storm has caused widespread power outages.


  8. Concord at-large candidates focused on public safety, spending, Rundlett NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2017 | Concord Monitor

    The at-large city councilor race is between three candidates, two with nearly two decades of experience combined and a newcomer to politics. On one hand, she said the city's tax rate being lower than some of its surrounding communities , the level of public services the city provides and the development of Main Street are indicators of the city's success.


  9. Concord Elections: City Council At-Large NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2017 | Concord Monitor

    Yes, I'm proud to serve on a City Council that works to maintain an affordable community while providing numerous high quality services. Given Concord is the only municipality in New Hampshire with an autonomous school board, do you think the city council or mayor should have veto power over school district spending? I believe that Concord's biggest challenge is finding ways to reduce the tax burden on our residents.


  10. Boscawen man wins Spirit of Goodwill awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | Concord Monitor

    Lyman Cousens of Boscawen and his wife, Doris Cousens, accepted the Spirit of Goodwill Award on Sept.


  11. Poached eels: U.S. strikes at illegal harvests as value grows NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 | Concord Monitor

    In this May 25, 2017 photo, baby eels swim plastic bag after being caught near Brewer, Maine. During springtime eel runs up Maine rivers a the handful of legal eel fishermen search for them at night, armed with nets.


  12. Fisher Cats rough up rehabbing E-Rod en route to 9-5 winRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Concord Monitor

    Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Eduardo Rodriguez didn't have the rehab outing he was hoping for, but the New Hampshire Fisher Cats took full advantage Thursday night in Portland, Maine. The Fisher Cats snapped a three-game losing streak - at Rodriguez's expense - with a 9-5 victory, their only win of the four-game series.


  13. Amazon buying Whole Foods in bold move into brick and mortar NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | Concord Monitor

    Online juggernaut Amazon announced Friday that it is buying Whole Foods in a deal valued at $13.7 billion, including debt. FILE - In this May 9, 2007 file photo, customers are seen outside a Whole Foods Market in Dallas.


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