All Stories UnionLeader.com delivers the lastest news, sports and opinion in New Hampshire. http://www.unionleader.com News/Sports/Business/Entertainment/Opinion Copyright 2017 Union Leader Corp. http://www.unionleader.com/section/?template=RSS en-us Sun, 22 Apr 2018 03:53:00 EST cperreault@unionleader.com (Carl Perreault) Sun, 22 Apr 2018 03:53:00 EST digital@unionleader.com (Carl Perreault) Carlicus (0.0.1.1) http://www.unionleader.com/images/unionleaderlogo3.jpg New Hampshire Union Leader - Headlines http://www.unionleader.com New Hampshire news, sports and opinion 144 54 Passengers hurt in head-on Rochester crash One driver was headed north on Gonic Road when the other pulled out of Loring Drive. http://www.unionleader.com/Passengers-hurt-in-head-on-Rochester-crash&source=RSS Sun, 22 Apr 2018 00:19:00 EST Man robs Manchester woman at knifepoint on city street A Queen City woman walking home Friday afternoon was robbed on Grove Street by a man brandishing a large hunting knife, who made off with her money and identification. http://www.unionleader.com/crime/manchester-woman-robbed-at-knifepoint-on-city-street-20180421&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 20:17:00 EST Trio of hikers assisted off Mt. Whiteface in Sandwich after getting lost New Hampshire Fish and Game assisted a group of hikers who who lost their way Friday night while descending Mt. Whiteface. http://www.unionleader.com/Trio-of-hikers-assisted-off-Mt.-Whiteface-in-Sandwich-after-getting-lost&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 20:17:00 EST Tilton woman with release in sight walks away from transitional housing unit Ann-Marie Ruggles, 45, convicted of a drug offense, was allowed to leave on an outing but didn't return. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180421/NEWS03/180429872&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 20:15:00 EST Portsmouth's new Sarah Mildred Long Bridge to close for a week for finishing touches The Sarah Mildred Long Bridge will be completely closed to traffic for a week so workers can put finishing touches on the new bridge. http://www.unionleader.com/Portsmouths-new-Sarah-Mildred-Long-Bridge-to-close-for-a-week-for-finishing-touches&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 20:12:00 EST Rochester man arrested after nine-hour standoff that evacuated park ROCHESTER - A city man was taken into custody early Friday morning after a nine-hour standoff that caused the evacuation of Amazon Park in Rochester. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180420/NEWS03/180429933&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 20:11:00 EST Thanks to Manaea, Red Sox are no-hit for first time in 25 years The Red Sox were no-hit for the 12th time in team history and first time since Chris Bosio did it for the Seattle Mariners on April 22, 1993. http://www.unionleader.com/Thanks-to-Manaea,-Red-Sox-are-no-hit-for-first-time-in-25-years&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 23:53:00 EST Leafs chase Bruins' Rask, hold on to force Game 6 James van Riemsdyk capped a two-goal second period for Toronto, and the Maple Leafs held on for a 4-3 win against the host Boston Bruins in Game 5 of their Eastern Conference quarterfinal series. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180422/SPORTS0701/180429827&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 23:20:00 EST Kyle Busch makes it three in a row at Richmond Kyle Busch made it three in a row Saturday night, winning his third race in as many weeks at the Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond Raceway. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180422/SPORTS11/180429828&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 23:12:00 EST High School Roundup: Three-run outburst paces Londonderry Alivia Proulx's two-run triple keyed Londonderry's three-run fifth inning in a 6-1 win over Windham on Saturday. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180422/SPORTS21/180429829&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 22:51:00 EST High School Boys' Lacrosse: Bishop Guertin knocks off Boston College High When the best of the best go at it, it's always must-see. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180422/SPORTS21/180429830&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 22:51:00 EST Dick Pinney's Guide Lines: Flounder fishing need not be hard It's getting closer and closer to when we can expect some flounder, mackerel and stripers coming into our coastal waters. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180422/NEWHAMPSHIRE0303/180429831&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 22:41:00 EST Fisher Cats turn on the power Cavan Biggio, Connor Panas and Harold Ramirez homered to back a three-hit effort from Fisher Cats pitchers in New Hampshire's 6-2 win over the Reading Fightin Phils on Saturday night in Reading, Pa. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180422/SPORTS0102/180429832&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 22:41:00 EST NH Golf: UNH sponsors fundraisers The Friends of UNH Skiing will host a fund-raising golf tournament Saturday, May 12, Breakfast Hill Golf Club in Greenland. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180422/SPORTS05/180429833&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 22:36:00 EST Joe Duball's NH College Notebook: Perfect start on the hill for Candia's Nelson You don't often see freshmen get thrown into the fire and succeed like pitcher Andi Nelson has been for the Salve Regina University softball team this spring. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180422/SPORTS1601/180429834&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 22:33:00 EST Utility role suits Guillotte well The New Hampshire Fisher Cats are off to a great start this season with names familiar to baseball fans front and center: Guerrero, Bichette and Biggio. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180422/SPORTS0102/180429835&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 22:07:00 EST Longtime athletic director George 'Butch' Joseph dies at 84 For many, the name George Butch Joseph will always be synonymous with Manchester athletics, and, to a lesser degree, youth athletics throughout New Hampshire. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180422/SPORTS/180429836&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 22:07:00 EST College Baseball: SNHU extends dominance Andy Lalonde is a graduate student at Southern New Hampshire University and one of the top starting pitchers on the school's baseball team. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180422/SPORTS22/180429837&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 22:06:00 EST Mastering the track and classroom Alexander Evans, of Bow, N.H., arguably is one of the better distance and cross-country runners in the Northeast Conference. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180422/SPORTS22/180429838&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 21:59:00 EST Mike Shalin's Working Press: Oakland Athletics toss no-hitter at Sox No one, and I mean, no one, saw THAT coming. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180422/SPORTS/180429839&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 21:50:00 EST It's OK to treat an OD, but call 911 If people carry opioid overdose reversal drugs, they shouldn't hesitate to call for medical assistance after administering it. http://www.unionleader.com/Its-OK-to-treat-an-OD,-but-call-911&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 20:55:00 EST Liquor agency accuses Volinsky of conspiring with union boss to stage shady booze buy Executive Councilor Andru Volinsky, D-Concord, called the allegation ridiculous. http://www.unionleader.com/Liquor-agency-accuses-Volinsky-of-conspiring-with-union-boss-to-stage-shady-booze-buy&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 20:22:00 EST 'Wishful recycling' mucks the works As a faithful recycler, you're feeling virtuous, even a bit smug, this Earth Day. But the recycling industry is in trouble - and you might be part of the problem. http://www.unionleader.com/Wishful-recycling-mucks-the-works&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 20:22:00 EST 'On the brink of collapse': Hillsborough County prosecutor requests 500K budget increase Dennis Hogan seeks to highlight the difficulty of retaining staff amid the heavy caseloads of one of the busiest prosecutorial offices in the state. http://www.unionleader.com/On-the-brink-of-collapse:-Hillsborough-County-prosecutor-requests-$500K-budget-increase&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 20:22:00 EST It's time again to make your Readers' Choice Will Angela's Pasta and Cheese Shop again get the nod for gourmet grocery? Can another pastry shop unseat Black Forest Cafe as New Hampshire's best bakery? http://www.unionleader.com/Its-time-again-to-make-your-Readers-Choice&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 20:22:00 EST Paul Feely's City Hall: New camera to focus on Millyard construction project Smile, you're on construction camera. http://www.unionleader.com/Paul-Feelys-City-Hall:-New-camera-to-focus-on-Millyard-construction-project&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 20:18:00 EST Christopher Thompson's Closing the Deal: Learning from losing can help you win more Sometimes, regardless of what you do, you lose. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180422/NEWS02/180429850&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 17:33:00 EST Mike Cote's Business Editor's Notebook: Manchester Connects is looking for some great connectors Convincing young people to stay in Manchester has never been easy, much to the consternation of city native John Clayton. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180422/NEWS0206/180429851&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 17:33:00 EST From new tenant mixes to new store concepts, NH retailers getting creative Welcome to the World of Retail 2018. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180422/NEWS02/180429852&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 17:33:00 EST Lonza plans major growth at Pease International Tradeport The expansion, expected to take 10 to 15 years, will include three new buildings, according to plans. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180422/NEWS02/180429853&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 17:33:00 EST Rustic Crust has shown its hometown devotion Four years ago, when Brad Sterl was on a business trip to California, he got a call informing him that his Rustic Crust pizza factory in Pittsfield had burned down. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180422/NEWS02/180429854&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 17:32:00 EST Editorial Cartoon: Sunday, April 22, 2018 http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180422/OPINION03/180429855&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 16:21:00 EST Whose money is it? I recently read the article concerning the 600K oops in Londonderry. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180422/OPINION04/180429857&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 15:51:00 EST Reasonable bail: Reform effort moves forward A cornerstone of the American judicial system is that the accused are innocent until proven guilty. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180422/OPINION01/180429858&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 15:51:00 EST Don't limit adult education In response to your editorial of April 1, 2018, I was one of the critics who testified against SB 525 at the House Education Committee hearing. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180422/OPINION04/180429859&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 15:51:00 EST Voting their conscience: Saying no to Marsy's Law The virtue of New Hampshire's citizen Legislature is that its members are largely immune from political pressure. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180422/OPINION01/180429860&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 15:51:00 EST George Will: Gorsuch strikes blow against administrative state One week after the first anniversary of Neil Gorsuch's ascension to the Supreme Court, he delivered an opinion that was momentous in its implications pertaining to the administrative state. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180422/OPINION02/180429861&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 15:51:00 EST Three who gave to NH: Lamprey, Marshall, Mitchell ... R.I.P. New Hampshire is a small state, with a relatively small population. So how is it that we are blessed with so many people who put service to others so high on their priority lists? http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180422/OPINION01/180429862&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 15:51:00 EST Editorial Cartoon: Sunday, April 22, 2018 http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180422/OPINION03/180429863&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 15:34:00 EST Dave Solomon's State House Dome: School choice bill fading fast The prospects for passage of a school choice bill have gone from bad to worse as SB 193 limps toward the legislative deadline, now only weeks away. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180422/NEWS0604/180429864&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 15:23:00 EST Pat Buchanan: Why the authoritarian right is rising A fortnight ago, Viktor Orban and his Fidesz Party won enough seats in the Hungarian parliament to rewrite his country's constitution. To progressives across the West, this was disturbing news. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180422/OPINION02/180429865&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 15:23:00 EST Grant Bosse: Fossil fuels are an environmental miracle Sunday is Earth Day. To mark the occasion, I would like to recognize one of the most significant environmental breakthroughs in history: fossil fuels. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180422/OPINION0201/180429866&source=RSS Sat, 21 Apr 2018 15:23:00 EST Francis-Jacques An Aug. 11, 2018, wedding is planned in Rye Beach. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180422/ANNOUNCEMENTS01/180429890&source=RSS Fri, 20 Apr 2018 20:03:00 EST Julie Jason's Your Money: How is a menu chosen for a company's 401k plan? If you were the sole decision-maker standing in the shoes of the employer, where would you start? http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180422/NEWHAMPSHIRE02/180429891&source=RSS Fri, 20 Apr 2018 19:54:00 EST Marc A. Hebert's Money Sense: Though not a pleasant topic, planning for incapacity is necessary While no one likes to think about these things, what would happen if you were unable to take care of yourself mentally or physically? http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180422/NEWS0207/180429892&source=RSS Fri, 20 Apr 2018 19:54:00 EST