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Nashua hero up for Carnegie award
Frontiero, who was stabbed to death saving the lives of two young women who were being attacked on a Nashua street more than two years ago, could receive a Carnegie Hero Fund Commission award.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Lawyer says Nashua mother charged in child's death recanted confession
Unique S. Gould, 21, of 8 Ash Court, is accused of repeatedly hitting Devon Gould, 2, causing a catastrophic brain injury and hisd subsequent death earlier this year.
NY man convicted of stabbing man in heart in 1996
A former Manchester man, charged 17 years ago with first-degree assault for stabbing another man in the heart, was convicted Thursday after a jury deliberated for a single hour.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Judge rules to keep officers on Laurie list
The information presumably could help the defense. The three officers, and a fourth officer who retired shortly after the March 3, 2010 incident at the Strange Brew Tavern, 88 Market St., were off duty at the time Christopher Micklovich said they beat him severely, causing multiple broken facial bones and leaving him with sight issues and post ... (more)
Fundraiser tonight to benefit injured man
The fundraiser at the popular 300 S. Willow St. restaurant and lounge begins at 6 p.m. and is expected to last at least until 9 p.m. All funds raised through ticket sales, a silent auction and raffles will help Ornelas and his family.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Plea deal ends Windham man's road rage case that was derailed by 'Laurie List' issue
A Windham man avoided heading to trial for a second time on a 2011 road rage case, months after a judge upended his conviction because prosecutors failed to disclose that a former Pelham police officer had a potential credibility issue related to his testimony.
Manchester man sentenced in machete attack
A 22-year-old Manchester man was sentenced Tuesday to 9 to 22 years in state prison as a result of a machete attack in August 2012 in Rock Rimmon Park.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Manchester West High junior, October Francis Wayland Parker Award winner, inspired by granddad
If it weren't for some of 19th-century educator Francis Wayland Parker's changes to education - letting teachers design their own curriculum and freeing them to determine how they would discipline their students - Samuel Vaal might never have heard a saying that continues to motivate him.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Massachusetts man indicted for voting in Manchester during 2012 Presidential Election
A Massachusetts man has been indicted for voting in Manchester during the 2012 Presidential election.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Supreme Court upholds conviction in Hooksett man's killing of wife
Robert Dupont, 65, was convicted of two counts of second-degree murder in the Oct. 12, 2008, murder of Jo-Ann Francis, 60. In appealing the convictions, he argued that Judge Gillian Abramson, who presided at the Hillsborough County Superior Court trial, did not explain to jurors that the state had to prove beyond a reasonable doubt that he had not ... (more)
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Minimum security inmate missing from halfway house
The Corrections Department says 23-year-old Brandon McNeil left the Lowell Street transitional unit in Manchester at about 8:30 a.m. Thursday and failed to report to work.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Commissioners call Valley Street jail 'safe, secure'
Two Hillsborough County commissioners said that the Valley Street jail is a "safe, secure place for inmates," despite a spate of lawsuits the county settled over the last decade dealing with abuse and poor medical treatment.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Peterborough: Man convicted in child porn case
A 28-year-old Peterborough man was convicted last week of six counts of possession of child pornography, charges that could lead to a sentence of up to 90 years in state prison.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Friends, family of man paralyzed after hospital attack, night in jail left with questions
The condition has improved of a psychiatric patient whose neck was broken sometime between his alleged assault on an Elliot Hospital security guard and his return to the hospital after being in police and county corrections custody.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
New Manchester school board member not talking about lawsuit against district
Constance "Connie" Van Houten filed the suit approximately a week before the election, according to documents at Hillsborough County Superior Court.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Path to New Hampshire manufacturing jobs not popular one for students
The session was the first in a series of "Innovate NH" discussions Hassan is coordinating with the state Department of Resources and Economic Development and leaders of the state's manufacturing companies.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Inmates study in the library at Valley Street Jail in Manchester. David Lane?Union Leader
Shannon Oakes was hitting her head on the wall and floor, and she refused to follow corrections officers' orders when brought to Valley Street Jail on Sept.
Court to decide if Nashua Historical Society president should be reinstated
Attorney Francis Murphy has filed a preliminary request asking Hillsborough County Superior Judge Diane Nicolosi to immediately reinstate the 82-year-old Romano, whose term expires in May 2014, while the lawsuit moves forward.
Sun Nov 10, 2013
Doctor fired, Valley Street Jail lawsuits pile up
When the Valley Street Jail medical team refused to dispense doctor-prescribed medications for an inmate, her husband took Hillsborough County to court.
Sat Nov 09, 2013
County has paid heavily since 2008 to settle Valley Street Jail lawsuits
Inmate Luis Aviles Rivera of Manchester peeks out from from under his cell door at Valley Street Jail in Manchester in this August photo.