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  1. Another View -- Bill O'Brien: Ask your state rep. to vote for transparency in the HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | UnionLeader.com

    ... "Sunshine is the best disinfectant." Conversely, secrecy breeds filth. Now there have arrived in the New Hampshire House of Representatives those, including both the current Democrat leader and Democrat-elected Speaker of the House, who think that ...

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  2. New coats warm city kids, firefighters' heartsRead the original story

    Monday Dec 22 | UnionLeader.com

    ... to their local and global community. Each year, Apparel Impact provides more than 40,000 pieces of clothing to New Hampshire families, sponsors more than 100 haircuts for the homeless and feeds 30 children at the Vision International Orphanage in ...

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  3. Old friends and a 'homeless angel' make for good stories anytimeRead the original story

    Monday Dec 22 | UnionLeader.com

    ... One story I liked last week was the bit of good news that came with the awful details of the charges against a New Hampshire man in a kidnapping case that gained national attention for a year. The good news is that much of the news media (all New ...

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  4. Nashua trauma program crosses state border for partnershipRead the original story

    Monday Dec 22 | UnionLeader.com

    A partnership between a Nashua hospital and one of the nation's leading academic medical centers has created a trauma program unlike anything else in New Hampshire.

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  5. Harbor Homes made news by doing good, for veterans and othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Nashua Telegraph

    ... several sets of transitional housing as well as programs to help veterans re-enter the civilian work force. New Hampshire's overall homeless population has decreased by about 3 percent since 2011, but there has been an increase among veterans and ...

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  6. Mobile groceries, deicer management win UNH Innovation ChallengeRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 21 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    John Huff/Staff photographer Timberland North America CFO Matt Puckett asks a question of a finalist in the New Hampshire Social Venture Innovation Challenge held at the Peter T. Paul College of Business & Economics at the University of New Hampshire Dec. 15. DURHAM - A team of University of New Hampshire students who proposed to start a mobile grocery store to help address the issue of “food deserts,” and a Portsmouth resident who wants to increase road safety and decrease pollution of waterways won the second annual New Hampshire Social Venture Innovation Challenge at the University of New Hampshire last week.

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  7. Letter: Remove historic steel bridgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Concord Monitor

    ... should hustle us up federal monies for removal, citing the jobs that will be created by this endeavor. The New Hampshire Department of Transportation should go down the Lichtenstein Report, a study on the Granite State's historic bridges, and hire ...

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  8. Inmate reported missing from Concord transitional unitRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 21 | UnionLeader.com

    ... Chapman is serving a 1-1/2-to-5-year sentence for theft. He began serving his sentence on Oct. 30. The New Hampshire Department of Corrections Investigations Bureau and the New Hampshire State Police are investigating. Anyone with information should ...

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  9. The possibility of a natural gas pipeline caused a big stink, and some hopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Nashua Telegraph

    New Hampshire residents didn't have to try very hard to see why the state's energy future is getting so much discussion: They merely opened their electric bill. Depending on which company you use, your electricity charge rose as much as 50 percent this winter, costing people $50 or more extra each month - and power companies are blaming a bottleneck in the supply of natural gas, which has become the dominant fuel for electricity generation in New England.

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  10. MADD names Shurtleff lawmaker of yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Nashua Telegraph

    A nationwide advocacy group against drunk driving has named Democratic legislator Stephen Shurtleff as the New Hampshire lawmaker of the year. Mothers Against Drunk Driving announced earlier this month its 2014 "Legislative Champions" to honor those in state government who contribute to the reduction of intoxicated driving.

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  11. Nashua middle school students prepare dozens of holiday stockings for neighbors in needRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Nashua Telegraph

    ... some kids who don't get to venture beyond their neighborhood. "We had some kids who had hardly traveled out of New Hampshire," she said. The stocking-stuffer event was really a schoolwide effort since Club Phenomenon students collected the gifts to ...

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  12. Homeless Memorial Day vigil set Monday in NashuaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Nashua Telegraph

    As most Nashuans ramp up their pre-Christmas preparations, baking, cooking and elbowing their way through stores while keeping one eye on Santa's list and the other on the checkbook, a tiny segment will gather in downtown Nashua Monday evening to pay tribute to the lives of an oft-forgotten demographic: The homeless. Nashua is one of nine New Hampshire communities observing this year's Homeless Memorial Day, the annual candlelight vigil and memorial service that gives attendees a chance to remember, and honor, the lives of local homeless individuals who died in the past year.

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  13. Nashua board takes up CVS parking leaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Nashua Telegraph

    ... indefinitely postpone, which effectively would kill it. The city currently rents the parking lot to Southern New Hampshire Medical Center under a 15-year lease it signed with the hospital on July 1. Under the terms of that lease, the hospital may ...

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  14. All safe following early-morning Manchester blaze on West SideRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 21 | UnionLeader.com

    ... it under control. Dozens were left homeless. Doug Hewitt, Red Cross disaster program manager for southern New Hampshire, said the residents being helped by the Red Cross were grateful for the assistance. "Being so close to Christmas, you would think ...

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  15. Chichester rescue has a record 64 puppiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Concord Monitor

    ... eight weeks before they can be moved, and they have to get all of their vaccines first. When they arrive in New Hampshire, they have to be quarantined again for two days and undergo a series of tests before they can get a certificate of health. ...

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  16. Why I voted against the 'CRomnibus' spending billRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | UnionLeader.com

    ... is working for the people also, not just Wall Street. It has been my honor to advocate for the people of New Hampshire during my time as your representative. I am proud that my last major vote in the 113th Congress was a vote for middle-class ...

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  17. MV boys and girls both place second at season-opening indoor track meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Concord Monitor

    Merrimack Valley started the indoor track season on a high note yesterday at the University of New Hampshire. After the season-opening high school meet was delayed a day, both the MV boys' and girls' teams placed second in a meet with 12 schools scoring.

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  18. Family of abduction survivor Elizabeth Smart offers hope in wake of Conway teen's ordealRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 21 | UnionLeader.com

    ... and other violence, yet one detail stood out more than any other as Ed Smart noted the parallels between this New Hampshire case and what his daughter, Elizabeth, went through more than 12 years ago: Both girls came home. "One of the most important ...

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  19. Port of New Hampshire's future uncertain as industry, scenery clashRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 21 | UnionLeader.com

    ... For the next two years, the former site of Grimmel Industries' scrap metal recycling at the Port of New Hampshire in Portsmouth, at left, will serve as a staging area for construction crews rebuilding the Sarah Mildred Long Bridge, at right. After ...

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  20. Lodging: Top Notch InnRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 21 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    The Top Notch Inn is nestled in the heart of the White Mountains in Gorham, New Hampshire. We offer a variety of Gorham NH lodging options for families, couples and pets.

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