Herman “Herk” Streitburger was on his final bombing mission and due to go home when his plane was hit by German fighters over Hungary in 1944. He was captured and held as a prisoner of war, enduring starvation, forced marches and a harrowing escape.
Lee Morin was a teenager when Neil Armstrong took that “one giant leap for mankind” onto the surface of the moon. He grew up to become a Navy flight surgeon, then an astronaut, flying on a 2002 shuttle mission to the International Space Station.
CONCORD — Lawyers for the Bedford School District said a dean who was later fired had used a school-issued computer and sent email letters of support to a controversial former co-worker during working hours.
BRENTWOOD — The chairman of the Rockingham County commissioners initially defended his practice of parking in a handicapped spot outside the county jail even though he’s not disabled and doesn’t have trouble walking.
MANCHESTER — Federal rulings, legal activism and an explosion of inmates with opioid addictions are moving county jail administrators to do the previously unthinkable — providing anti-opioid medication behind the walls.
AMHERST — As this town celebrated the 50th anniversary of its hallmark Fourth of July Parade, presidential candidates marched to greet voters in what has become a traditional political venue every four years.
Mayor Charlene Lovett is not looking to buy gift cards, nor is she offering an unbelievable deal on a rental property, she’s not in need of bail money, and she is not a member of the Nigerian royal family.
CONCORD — The New Hampshire Supreme Court upheld the three-year suspension of a Maine accountant's license after a state board found he committed professional misconduct in his former work for the Tri-County Community Action Program.
The Hillsborough County Attorney would get more money than he asked and the county jail would see its budget cut slightly under a proposed budget that goes before state representatives on Wednesday for a final vote.
FREMONT — Selectmen are still planning to consider a proposal to restrict heavy truck traffic on Shirkin Road in Fremont despite last week’s vote by the Epping Planning Board to reject a proposed asphalt plant.
Beth Ferreira said she looks forward to continuing the mission of the club, and raising money for community initiatives like scholarships, helping needy families and participating in Londonderry Old Home Day celebrations.
A judge on Wednesday heard competing arguments for and against the State of New Hampshire’s taking of almost an acre of private land by eminent domain to facilitate the replacement of the red-listed Rogers Rangers Bridge in Lancaster.
Former interim SAU 6 Superintendent Keith Pfeifer, escorted out of the SAU offices in February following a panic alarm incident, got an $11,000 lump sum settlement, according to records made public this week.
Gov. Chris Sununu and the state's Congressional delegation shared a common theme in their remarks at Memorial Day ceremonies at the N.H. State Veterans Cemetery on Thursday -- those who served should be remembered daily.
A joint research project will be studying six locations throughout the country and their exposure to water contamination, and Merrimack officials are hoping that their town will be chosen as one of those locations.