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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."
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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.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
NH officials urge fireworks safety as July 4 approaches
If the fact that you could be charged with offenses that could rise to the level of a misdemeanor or even higher isn't enough to persuade you to forgo the backyard-party fireworks display this Fourth of July, safety officials say perhaps the inherent danger of burning or maiming a friend or family member will sway your decision.
Alcohol's deadly consequences evident on NH roads, in courts
Substance abuse prevention advocates and experts spend a lot of time talking about the dangers associated with teen substance abuse, including underage drinking.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Emergency preparedness class offered for churches
Church communities can provide much comfort in times of need. At the end of July, New England Pentecostal Ministries in Pelham will be expanding upon just what churches can provide their communities by hosting a free emergency preparedness training course for its clergy, parishioners and citizens.