Senators strongly supported a bill yesterday that would prohibit those receiving public assistance from using government-issued cards to purchase alcohol, tobacco, adult entertainment, lottery tickets, tattoos and piercings, or for gambling.
Republican Rep. Kyle Tasker of Nottingham said yesterday that an image he posted on Facebook earlier this week about battered women does not reflect his personal views and was not meant to be offensive.
On a 145-133 vote, the New Hampshire House approved a resolution 'expressing support for the right of residents of the District of Columbia to be fully represented in the Congress of the United States of America.'
#1. District of Columbia 291.55
#51. New Hampshire 53.42
The richest city in the U.S. has been named as Washington DC, according to a report out basing the analysis on the 2011 Census Bureau American Community Survey.
“Nearly a year after the Boston Marathon bombings, I’m concerned that there are too many unanswered questions about how the Tsarnaev brothers were able to carry out the attack,” Senator Kelly Ayotte said in a statement to the Globe.
DOVER — A Milton landlord accused of firing a gun near his tenant and others in September remains free on bail after waiving arraignment and entering a plea of not guilty at Strafford County Superior Court last week.
Brown automatically gives Shaheen a serious challenge, and national Democrats will have to throw in their own money to help – leaving fewer dollars for all of the other competitive Senate races.
She declined to comment on what steps town leaders would take against GNP or parent company NH-based Cate Street Capital if they don’t pay their taxes.
Rourke said our society has learned its lessons from legal tobacco and alcohol, two substances that have caused a number of problems in the state due to the people who abuse them.
State Rep. Marilinda Garcia, who is running in New Hampshire’s 2nd District, is the sort of the candidate — and voter — that national Republicans are desperately trying to bring into the party fold.
The brand's ownership changed several times durings the subsequent 60 + years. The company moved east, and has been in New Hampshire since the late 1960s.
John Wentworth (1737-1820) was Governor of New Hampshire from 1766 until the American War of Independence when he was eventually forced to leave for England sometime in 1778.
It turns out, Richardson was right. He was the only one to speak in favor of the bill, which would increase the compensation payout from 60 percent to two-thirds of a worker’s pay, putting it in line with all other New England states, save Massachusetts.
Bertagna noted that there are also rumblings of finding a way to eliminate a bye week altogether.
Some of the illegal guns slipping into the city are coming from drug traffickers traveling from as far away as Georgia and Florida, the head of the region’s ATF bureau said yesterday as he urged clergy to help cops get the weapons off the streets.
WOLFEBORO — Huggins Hospital and the Wentworth-Douglass Health System explored the possibility of a deeper affiliation to create a new, comprehensive healthcare network to serve both southern Carroll and Strafford counties.
'He knew I survived the jungle of Cambodia; I might not survive the jungle of New Hampshire. He knew that,' he said.
In my short time here I have witnessed such amazing aspects of the liberty community that exists in Manchester and New Hampshire in general. The community here is very strong and vibrant.
"We have no reason to believe resident care will suffer,'' said Belknap County Administrator Debra Shackett, who said that the cuts are a direct result of budget cuts made to the commissioners' proposed budget by the Belknap County Convention.