Robert A. “Howie” Howe, a Vietnam veteran who brought a harsh, take-no-prisoners approach to veteran advocacy, was found dead in a Barnstead camper where he had moved about a year ago, friends and police said.

The Historic Overlay District includes Laconia’s railroad passenger station, the Romanesque Revival style Laconia Public Library, the Busiel mansion and St. Joseph’s Catholic Church.

TILTON -- In solemn ceremonies on Saturday in remembrance of the attack on Pearl Harbor, Brigadier General Jed J. French told those who gathered at the New Hampshire Veterans Home that Dec. 7, 1941, is not a pleasant anniversary to recall.

IN THE HISTORY of Concord, N.H., there had never been such a glorious day (at least to that point in history) as Wednesday, June 22, 1825. That day this town of 3,000 or so people was visited by the Marquis de Lafayette. This Frenchman of high birth, who had come to America to join the Ameri…