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Son used AK-47 to kill mother, then himself in Amherst home


On Wednesday, authorities determined that an Amherst mother was apparently shot to death by her 35-year-old son at their Meadow Lane home earlier this week.

Two Manchester detectives stand outside of a single-family house at 125 Mammoth Road in Manchester, where police executed a warrant on Wednesday. and arrested two people.

Two arrested, car and cash seized in SWAT raid, drug bust at South Mammoth Road home in Manchester


A car, $2,400 in cash and $1,600 worth of drugs were seized by police Wednesday when they raided a Mammoth Road home in Manchester. Two men were arrested on drug charges in connection with the investigation.

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Chester deputy fire chief charged in wife's assault


Deputy Fire Chief Michael Willinsky faces domestic abuse charges after he allegedly assaulted his wife at their residence Tuesday night, according to police.

Hart's Location — Oreos — Photo 3 A single OREO Mini cookie was recently mailed out to every resident in Hart's Location as part of a promotion by its maker, Mondelēz International. The tiny cookie, which is about the size of a quarter and much smaller than its full-sized brother, got to some, but not all, residents in Hart's Location, ostensibly due to a mailing error.
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Tiny cookie causes stir in tiniest town in New Hampshire


HART'S LOCATION – A tiny cookie caused a stir in this, the smallest of all Granite State municipalities, when some OREO Mini's – recently dispatched to the smallest communities in all 50 states as part of a promotion – failed to reach their intended destinations.

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Supporters eager for Hillary's return to NH


Is she the next "Comeback" Kid? Besides Bill Clinton, of course, who will be back on Oct. 16 for the 2014 Jefferson Jackson Celebration in Manchester.

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Dean Kamen is a genius inventor, and he's pretty good at oratory, too


If any pols out there want to improve their stump speeches, look no farther than these heavily annotated remarks from the genius inventor.

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Chris Young, whose latest disc, 'A.M.,' features the singles 'Lonely Eyes,' 'Who I Am with You' and 'Aw Naw,' will play the Hampton Beach Casino Ballroom, 169 Ocean Blvd., at 8 p.m. Friday.

Chris Young to perform at Casino Ballroom

Chris Young, whose latest disc, 'A.M.,' features the singles 'Lonely Eyes,' 'Who I Am with You' and 'Aw Naw,' will play the Hampton Beach Casino Ballroom, 169 Ocean Blvd., at 8 p.m. Friday.

Author and illustrator Tomie dePaola perhaps is best known for creating the eponymous pasta maker in 'Strega Nona,' a picture book that garnered a Caldecott Honor Award in 1976, but he has published nearly 250 books and sold some 15 million copies.

Tomie dePaola to be celebrated at Colby-Sawyer

Colby-Sawyer College will celebrate the career, creativity and generosity of former faculty member Tomie dePaola, a prolific and popular children's book author and illustrator, in an exhibition at the Sawyer Fine and Performing Arts Center on the New London campus.

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Five startups make the cut for TechOut competition


The next round of entrepreneurs competing for $100,000 in prize money as part of the 2014 TechOut competition has been narrowed down to five finalists.

Owner of Zin-Zen Yoga Michelle Fabbrini sits in lotus pose in her new studio, which also sells wine, at 126 South River Road, Bedford.

Zin-Zen Yoga offers relaxation in Bedford


Besides her two children, Michelle Fabbrini's two greatest passions are yoga and wine. She combines the two in her new business, Zin-Zen Yoga – a combination of yoga studio, wine shop and boutique – opening today at 126 South River Road.

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Claremont 250th includes festival, brewfest

The city's 250th celebration heats up Saturday with a huge downtown celebration “Birthday in the Bricks,” which coincides with the Claremont Brewfest on the Visitors Center Green.

Bob and Karen Rutter of West Creek, N.J., stand in front of their RV as their dog, Buddy, looks on among cutouts of Brad Keselowski and Dale Earnhardt, Jr.

Speedway looks to attract more fans as NASCAR stars return to NH

Speedway officials have been using promotional tools like 16-driver "pools" to reach out to more race fans and potential race fans. The sport, and the speedway, saw race attendances drop during the worst years of the recession.

Bob and Sally Heuchling at the 2014 Run for the Fallen in Rye on Saturday. They are holding a poster of therir son, Cadet Peter Todd Heuchling, who died unexpectedly while training at West Point in 2003.

Service members honored, remembered at Run for the Fallen

The 2014 Run for the Fallen on Sunday paid tribute to New Hampshire heroes and their family members.

Somerville, Mass., resident Kizette Vanger, left, hands an apple to Rena Zampieron of Windham Saturday afternoon at Brookdale Fruit Farm in Hollis. The farm has introduced its new smartphone app, which will make it somewhat easier for guests to find their favorite apples.

App helps apple-picking process at Hollis orchard

At Brookdale Fruit Farm, a new smartphone app is helping guests better navigate the U-Pick orchards- and have an easier time locating their favorite apple varieties.

Joe Trudelle is embraced by his sisters, Peggy Hakala and Debbie Syrjamaki, during a ceremony for their father, “Troy's Hero” Pete Trudelle during a ceremony unveling a monument in his honor.

Troy man's heroic actions honored with monument 51 years later

Family man, volunteer firefighter and part-time police officer, John William “Pete” Trudelle sacrificed his life 51 years ago to avoid hitting a school bus.

Members of the New Hampshire Society of the Sons of the American Revolution fire muskets during a ceremony celebrating the completion of the extensive restoration work at Stark Park  in Manchester on Sunday.

Ceremony marks completion of Stark Park renovations

The final touch on a renovation of the family gravesite at Stark Park was a wreath displaying the phrase Gen. John Stark coined decades after his heroics in the American Revolution that added to his already historic legacy.

Performers at a previous New Hampshire Highland Games & Festival. The cultural celebration returns to Loon Mountain Resort on Sept. 19.

Lincoln's Highland Games time to celebrate all things Scottish

Attention lads, lassies and all Caledonians at heart, the 39th annual New Hampshire Highland Games & Festival will soon be here and it will bring its own “mountain” to Loon Mountain Resort.

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