Home » NewHampshire.com » The NH Angle

May 23. 2012 1:02PM

NH news from around the web - Updated 5/23

NEWS
*******************************************************************

Fugitive wanted by NH police arrested at embassy in Santo Domingo


Rumford, Maine woman denies welfare fraud allegations
The defendant told the court she managed her boyfriend's money, paying his bills and his rent to her parents in Troy, N.H., where Scott established a legal residence to avoid paying Maine income taxes on his Alaska wages. Prosecutors attacked the assertion that Scott was really living in Troy, N.H. Although he established a mailing address there, he had no bedroom there.


Weirs saloon not the only fire ravaged building still standing as two-year anniversary of blaze approaches


Disabled veteran crossing nation to raise awareness reunited with missing Segway, turns out it fell out of the back of truck


Police find no signs of foul play after an expectant father at Harvard ends up in the water while partying in the Old Port
Sen. Olympia Snowe was asked to be a point of contact for information by former Sens. Bill Frist, R-Tenn., and Judd Gregg, R-N.H., who have sons who were close friends of Bihlmaier and attended Harvard Business School.


Video: Four-alarm fire on May 23rd in Bethlehem, New Hampshire



BUSINESS
*******************************************************************

Real estate market springing back to life in White Mountains
CONWAY — It's been an active spring for most local Realtors. Low interest rates and prices have spurred some sales growth, they say. New Hampshire's housing market is healthier than the markets in other states that were hit hard when the nationwide housing price bubble burst.


WFEX/PETERBOROUGH fetches $725K


Ammoland.com: SIG SAUER introduces second generation P290 RS microcompact pistol made in Exeter


Wealthy Americans Turn to Trusts to Shield Assets
Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell on April 4 signed legislation permitting asset-protection trusts in his state, bringing the number of states offering them to 13, including Delaware, Nevada, New Hampshire and Alaska.


FEATURES / ENTERTAINMENT
*******************************************************************

For Seth Meyers, you can go home again


The Wire: Lilac Fest returns


NHPR Audio: New Hampshire's Immigration Story - Come to Amoskeag!
By the early 1900's, the Amoskeag mill was earning its reputation as the textile capital of the world.


The 100 Most Powerful Cars of All Time
Every Car Ever Made With at Least 544 HP.


COURTS / PUBLIC OVERSIGHT
*******************************************************************

Feds expand Spiny Dogfish fishery
"The significant quota increase from fishing year 2011 quota, in conjunction with the status quo possession limit, should help avoid prolonged fishery closures, extend the fishing season, reduce regulatory discards, and maximize revenues for vessels that land spiny dogfish."


Public Service Company of New Hampshire 2011-2012 Annual Bald Eagle Monitoring Report for the Merrimack River Project


Amended - Fixed Residential Moving Cost Schedule to take effect in June


National Rural Elecric Cooperative Assoc. files to intervene in ISO New England petition
NRECA is concerned that the proposal in this proceeding that the ISO become the “central counterparty” (“CCP”) to virtually all transactions undertaken within New England could be viewed as changing the Cooperatives' revenue sources, creating the appearance of additional “non-member” income on the part of the Cooperatives, and thereby potentially impacting their tax-exempt status.


Northeast Utilities files to intervene in ISO New England petition


ISO New England quarterly report documents 41% drop in natural gas and a 4.2% drop in electrical demand


Public Service of New Hampshire submits final construction report for the Ayer's Island Earthquake Remediation Project under P-2456
A year ago today work began on the mitigation at the 8.4 megawatt dam on the Pemi between Bristol and Hampton. http://www.psnh.com/MediaCenter/Press-Releases/2011-Press-Releases/Construction-at-Ayers-Island-Hydro-Begins-May-23.aspx


POLITICS
*******************************************************************

NH's Shaheen, Ayotte, introduce export bill
It places a representative of state trade agencies on a federal panel in charge of export promotion services. It requires the Small Business Administration to hold events in each state about export opportunities. It also directs a trade promotion committee to identify opportunities to consolidate unnecessary government offices.


The Dartmouth: Professor discusses effects of Arab Spring
Gause addressed the five most important questions about the Arab Spring: why experts failed to predict the revolts, why it affected some countries but not others, whether it has ended, whether the revolts were also an Islamist Spring and how the rebellions will affect American interests in the region.


GE CEO Jeffrey Immelt discusses health care on Dartmouth panel


PRIMARY
*******************************************************************

Sununu: Bain critics attacking the American way of life


Obama Lost A Majority Of Counties In Kentucky To 'Uncommitted' Last Night


SPORTS
******************************************************************

Windham teen selected in USHL draft, one of two Junior Monarchs selected


Video: Profile of Hybrid Blue winner of the 2012 SAE Formula Hybrid competition held at NHMS
The car can accelerate from 0-100 kmph in just 3 seconds.


Portsmouth win record safe for now with challenger Martensdale-St. Mary loss
Martensdale-St. Mary's 88-game mark ends one game short of the national record set last month by Portsmouth High School in New Hampshire.


East ends Martensdale-St. Marys' bid to regain record


Doiron Leads PASS Super Late Models to White Mountain


Lee USA Speedway Upcoming Event on May 25


More NH Angle

 New Hampshire Business Directory

  

    ADD YOUR BUSINESS TODAY!

 New Hampshire Events Calendar
    

    SHARE EVENTS FOR PUBLICATION, IT'S FREE!

Upcoming Events