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Market Basket deal reached; Arthur T. Demoulas to return

“Effective immediately, Arthur T. Demoulas is returning to Market Basket with day-to-day operational authority of the company,” a joint statement from Market Basket and Demoulas said. “He and his management team will return to Market Basket during the interim period while the transaction to purchase the company is completed.”

Police cruisers block access to 110 Beech St. in Manchester Wednesday night.

Police mum on reported shooting in Manchester


Assistant Attorney General Susan Morrell said she would say nothing about the matter at 11 p.m., nearly four hours after police responded with about a dozen cruisers to the Beech Street apartment.

99 students from Hooksett to attend Pinkerton as freshmen for new school year


School officials said they anticipate a routine trip for 99 freshmen students from Hooksett to Pinkerton Academy on Thursday for the first day of classes.

Danish firm's purchase of shuttered plant could bring some jobs back to West Lebanon


A Danish health care company has acquired the former Olympus Biotech plant and has already offered jobs to some of the 120 people laid off when Olympus Biotech shuttered the facility in June.

Paul Comeau Jr. died Monday while digging out a boulder in the backyard of his home at 6 Roy St. in Raymond.

Backyard boulder kills Raymond homeowner


Police confirmed Tuesday that a 47-year-old Raymond man died Monday evening after he was pinned to the ground by a large boulder he was trying to remove from his backyard.

White House Council on Environmental Quality Acting Chair Michael Boots, former President's Environmental Youth Award (PEYA) winner and current EPA intern Apoorva Rangan, Administrator Gina McCarthy, new PEYA winner May Wang, new PEYA award winner Deepika Kurup, and White House Office of Science and Technology Policy Director John Holdren before the PEYA awards ceremony.

White House honors Nashua teen for environmental stewardship


Deepika Kurup of Nashua is one of 60 students honored for her contributions to environmental stewardship.

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Fish & Game gets bat disease grant

New Hampshire Fish and Game Department officials will receive a $20,500 grant from the federal government to support efforts to combat a disease that has killed millions of bats across the country, 1st District Congressman Carol Shea-Porter, D-NH, announced.

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The Providence by C & B store in downtown Meredith.

Side-by-side empty stores in Meredith, but confidence high on downtown future


For the first time in recent memory, there are two empty stores, side by side, in the downtown area. It might be almost common to see empty storefronts along Main Streets in many of America's downtowns these days, but this popular downtown is usually full.

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NH food & wine calendar, beginning Aug. 28

Calendar of food and wine events throughout New Hampshire, beginning Aug. 28.

Chester residents Walter and Linda Misco struck it big in Las Vegas Friday night, with Walter winning $2.4 million on a slot machine.

Chester man took wife's advice to win Vegas jackpot

Chester resident Walter Misco said he was only listening to his wife when he decided to play the “Lion's Share” slot machine at the MGM Grand on Friday night. The advice from his wife Linda paid off substantially, as Misco won a historic jackpot of $2.4 million.

American photojournalist James Foley of Rochester.

Family releases letter Foley wrote in captivity

James Foley was held in a cell with 18 other captives, who supported one another and invented distractions like trivia, checkers and Risk to keep up their spirits, according to a letter released by his family Sunday.

From left, Maya Villeneuve, Laura Villeneuve, Adam Villeneuve and Jessica Trickett wave to passers-by along Chester Road, where Adam has set up a unique and successful fundraiser.

Auburn teen refusing to 'duck' debilitating disease

While much of the country is getting chills over the recent ice bucket challenge to raise money and awareness for ALS (Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis), one Auburn resident has locals feeling positively ducky about his unique fundraiser for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA).

Meredith Sculpture Walk a big summer draw

Visitors to the busy downtown area this summer have been sighting oddly shaped metal, rock, wood and clay objects in the oddest of places.

For more than 50 years the Francestown 5 Road Race has been a big part of the Francestown Labor Day event with a 5K and 8K event for kids and adults.

Francestown's Labor Day Festival offers four days of fun

Closing in on a century of festivities while giving back to the community has kept the Labor Day events going strong.

American soldiers tend to wounded comrades at the scene of a firefight in Kunar Province, Afghanistan, in September 2010.

Slain journalist's legacy was his passion for truth

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