‘Where they go, I don’t know’ – Concord police clear backyard encampment along train tracks

07-23-2024 5:43 PM

By 3 p.m. the U-Haul was filled to the brim. Laundry baskets, rolled-up rugs, folded tarps and plastic bins were stacked one on top of the other as Concord police fourwheelers were parked next to the truck. After weeks of warning people living along...


New Hampshire has no locally owned casinos, state eyes new regulations

07-23-2024 4:48 PM

New Hampshire’s casino industry is growing rapidly, with 12 active casinos and four more in the pipeline, yet none are locally owned.Originally intended to be small, locally owned establishments designed to support local charities and nonprofits, many...


Hometown Heros Logo

Sports


Concord’s Nick Reynolds planned to play D-III soccer in college. Now, he’s off to Tennessee as a javelin thrower
07-22-2024 9:13 AM

Erik Whitsitt didn’t need another javelin thrower. The assistant coach for the University of Tennessee track and field team had already filled his roster for the upcoming season.But when his former Boise State teammate Nate Putnam sent him a video of...

Opinion


Opinion: What’s gone wrong, America?
07-23-2024 6:00 AM

Jean Lewandowski is a retired special needs teacher. She lives in Nashua. “I don’t know a soul who’s not been battered, I don’t have a friend who feels at ease,I don’t know a dream that’s not been shattered, Or driven to its knees. Oh, but it’s all...

buzz logo

Your Daily Puzzles

Cross|Word

An approachable redesign to a classic. Explore our "hints."

Flipart

A quick daily flip. Finally, someone cracked the code on digital jigsaw puzzles.

Really Bad Chess

Chess but with chaos: Every day is a unique, wacky board.

SpellTower

Word search but as a strategy game. Clearing the board feels really good.

Typeshift

Align the letters in just the right way to spell a word. And then more words.

Politics


New Hampshire seniors led voter turnout in 2020. Now some are sad, yet relieved, to see Biden go.
07-22-2024 5:15 PM

David Elberfeld felt steadfast in his convictions against former President Donald Trump and solemn about President Joe Biden stepping aside.To watch Biden, 81, chase the presidency throughout his lifetime – running several times before being the...

e-Edition

Current front page for Concord Monitor

Arts & Life


Pick your own lavender bundle at Pumpkin Blossom Farm in Warner
07-17-2024 8:00 AM

The Lavender Fields at Pumpkin Blossom Farm welcomes you to visit the farm and pick your own fresh bundle of lavender through Sunday, July 21, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily. All dates are subject to change based on weather and growing conditions. Visit...

Obituaries

Obit photo for Harry J. Lord Harry J. Lord

Concord, NH - Harry J. Lord, 94, died Saturday, July 20, 2024, at Harris Hill Center after a brief period of declining health. Harry was born in Franklin, NH, December 22, 1929, to Harry J. Lord and Mary Lord (Shepard). He lived in Bow... remainder of obit for Harry J. Lord

Obit photo for Edwin E. Stein Jr. Edwin E. Stein Jr.

Concord, NH - Edwin E. Stein, Jr. died gently at home in his sleep on July 19, 2024 with his long-time care giver Josh Browne at his side. Ed was the much-loved son of Edwin and Catherine Stein and brother of Mary Susan Leahy and Kathle... remainder of obit for Edwin E. Stein Jr.

Obit photo for Jody L. Cunningham Jody L. Cunningham

Pittsfield, NH - Jody Lee Cunningham, 54 of Pittsfield, passed away on Saturday, July 20, 2024 at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon following a courageous battle with cancer. She was born on November 14, 1969 in Concord, da... remainder of obit for Jody L. Cunningham

Obit photo for Jody L. Cunningham Jody L. Cunningham

Pittsfield, NH - Jody Lee Cunningham, 54 of Pittsfield, passed away on Saturday, July 20, 2024 at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon following a courageous battle with cancer. She was born on November 14, 1969 in Concord, da... remainder of obit for Jody L. Cunningham

Contribute

Submit Obituary Submit News Tip

Submit Letter to the Editor

Your contact info

In case we need to contact you - we do not publish these in print or online