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Hurricane Jose to bring rain, 30 mph winds to Merrimack Valley, Southern NH

Forecasters say we can expect less of an impact from Hurricane Jose than was originally expected, with winds reaching about 30 mph in the Merrimack Valley and Southern New Hampshire. Wind and rain are expected to move into our area Tuesday morning and possibly last into Wednesday, according to the N

EAGLE-TRIBUNE - 2017-09-18 13:39:00

Merrimack Valley YMCA receives grant to feed hungry kids

LAWRENCE -The Merrimack Valley YMCA has been awarded a $10,000 grant from the Joy in Childhood Foundation, formerly the Dunkin' Donuts & Baskin-Robbins Community Foundation. The grant will be used provide healthy food for children, teens, and families in need through the Merrimack Valley YMCA Food P

EAGLE-TRIBUNE - 2017-09-18 08:00:00

Police arrest 2 on drug charges in Manchester

Written by NH1 News on September 18, 2017 2:52 pm. MANCHESTER - Two people have been arrested on drug charges after officers pulled over the vehicle they had been driving. Officers with the Gang Prevention Unit pulled over a vehicle in the area of 370 Hanover St. around 12:30 p.m. Saturday. During

NH1.COM - 2017-09-18 21:52:00

Manchester Police: 8 Arrested in Prostitution Sting

Manchester, Vt. - Manchester Police say eight people were charged with prostitution related charges on Monday. Police say the arrests were a result of a sting called "Operation Breakfast Club". According to a media release, Edwin Arroyo Batista, 43 of Manchester; Andre Benson, 49 of Manchester; Andr

MYCHAMPLAINVALLEY.COM - 2017-09-19 17:15:05

Divided region unlikely to woo Amazon

The golden ticket represented by Amazon's plan to build a second headquarters in a still-to-be identified community in the United States could remake a local economy almost overnight. The scale of the proposed operation - up to 50,000 people working over 8 million square feet of space - represents a

NEWBURYPORT DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

Nashua city planners adopt riverfront development plan

NASHUA - Using Nashua's riverfront to promote businesses, attract new residents and encourage recreation is captured in a newly proposed riverfront development plan that has been adopted by city planners. Last week, the Nashua Planning Board unanimously approved the riverfront development plan as pa

UNION LEADER - 2017-09-19 03:13:00

Nashua man charged in theft of checks, forgery

MATTHEW CARRIER A Nashua man was charged Monday with forgery, a Class B felony, after police said they received a report of stolen checks and fraudulent bank activity in August. Matthew Carrier, 28, of 15 Edmatteric Drive, was arrested about 2:40 p.m., police said. Besides forgery, he also was cha

UNION LEADER - 2017-09-19 18:24:00

Petition submitted to oppose development in Manchester's South End

MANCHESTER - If city aldermen want to approve a luxury townhouse rezoning request in the South End when they meet next month, it will require the support of two-thirds of the members on the full board, after residents submitted a petition opposing the planned development. Members of the Aldermanic C

UNION LEADER - 2017-09-19 03:13:00

PD: Man Stole Cash Envelope, Ice Cream Pops From Store

FILE Police say a New Hampshire man nearly ran over a store owner in his attempt to make off with a stolen envelope and stolen ice cream push-pops. Officials say 38-year-old Joel Ducharme was charged with theft after being arraigned Monday in Nashua. The Nashua Telegraph reports he entered not guil

NECN - 2017-09-19 12:41:09

NH man charged with sexually assaulting 9-year-old at pond

Written by NH1 News on September 18, 2017 3:43 pm. NASHUA - A man has been accused of touching a young girl at a pond. At 4:32 p.m. officers responded to the report of a sexual assault at Sandy Pond on National Street. A 9-year-old girl told her mother and officers that a man she didn't know touch

NH1.COM - 2017-09-18 22:43:00

Fierce, hauntingly beautiful 'Oliver!' at the Palace: As dark as it is compelling

A fantastical steampunk treatment of "Oliver" at the Palace, now showing through Oct. 1. Courtesy Photo When my best friend Julianna casually invited me to the premier of Oliver! at the Palace Theatre, I don't think she expected my level of excitement. Of course I wanted to attend a showing of one o

MANCHESTERINKLINK.COM - 2017-09-19 17:58:55

It's Welcoming Week: Get out there and appreciate the city's rich diversity

Watch the video for more on Welcoming Week events! MANCHESTER, NH - Jupiter Hall on Hanover Street opened its doors officially with a splash on Sept. 18, hosting its first event while joining forces with Welcoming Manchester for a Welcoming Week kick-off party in celebration of Manchester's rich cu

MANCHESTERINKLINK.COM - 2017-09-19 17:29:37

8 arrested in 'Operation Breakfast Club' prostitution sting at Enright Park

Arroyo Batista MANCHESTER, NH - Manchester Police continue to work on improving the quality of life for all Manchester residents, while addressing prostitution complaints in the area of Enright Park. Members of the Community Policing Division, Patrol Division and Special Enforcement Division compl

MANCHESTERINKLINK.COM - 2017-09-19 16:35:44

Letter to Londonderry students taken as flag ban triggers online kerfuffle

LONDONDERRY - The wording of a Londonderry High School pep rally letter to students turned into an online hullabaloo about the American flag. A memo to seniors for Friday's Mack Plaque/fall pep rally included instructions not to wear, carry or present the American flag. On Monday, the district said

UNION LEADER - 2017-09-19 03:53:00

NH DHHS announces new DCYF director

Joseph Ribsam, named Director of NH DCYF CONCORD NH - NH Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Commissioner Jeffrey A. Meyers has appointed Joseph Ribsam the Director of the Division for Children, Youth and Families (DCYF). Ribsam, currently the Deputy Commissioner of the New Jersey Departm

MANCHESTERINKLINK.COM - 2017-09-19 19:08:59

Brit Floyd Immersion World Tour 2017 to play SNHU Arena Nov. 11

Courtesy/Brit Floyd MANCHESTER, NH - Brit Floyd brings the music of Pink Floyd to life once again with its lavish new stage show, Immersion World Tour 2017, with a stop at the SNHU Arena Nov. 11. The spectacle of a Pink Floyd concert experience is truly recaptured in high-definition sound, and with

MANCHESTERINKLINK.COM - 2017-09-19 05:26:49

Wanted NH man flees arrest, leading to brief pursuit and physical struggle with officer

Written by NH1 News on September 18, 2017 9:28 pm. MANCHESTER - A man wanted on a bench warrant fled police after they attempted to place him into custody, leading to a brief pursuit and a physical struggle with an officer. Manchester police said an officer attempted to stop a man walking in the m

NH1.COM - 2017-09-19 04:28:00

Dad warns fellow parents to look for red flags after his toddler died from sepsis

Before his 3-year-old daughter passed away in 2014, Manchester, U.K., resident Peter Howarth had never heard of sepsis. He's not alone; only 55 percent of adults know about the condition, according to the Sepsis Alliance. Now this father wants to use his daughter's death to raise awareness and encou

WMUR.COM - 2017-09-18 21:25:00

Prae: Small agency provides equal access marketing & community preservation

MANCHESTER, NH - Based in Manchester and Lowell, Mass., Prae works with small businesses to promote community wellness, marketing education, and provide a number of services to help business owners increase their marketing footprint, off and online. Prae started with a passion for community developm

MANCHESTERINKLINK.COM - 2017-09-19 01:04:24

3rd Annual NH Poetry Festival on Sept. 23

Gregory Pardio/ Photo Rachel Eliza Griffiths MANCHESTER, NH - Saturday, the Granite State celebrates its strong poetry tradition with the 3rd AnnualNew Hampshire Poetry Festival. Organized by two leading literary organizations, The Poetry Society of New Hampshire and The New Hampshire Institute of A

MANCHESTERINKLINK.COM - 2017-09-19 00:50:10