Concord Monitor Logo

Search Results

All these search terms are true at the same time:

By Line search: By SRUTHI GOPALAKRISHNAN


No authority for attorney general in Concord Casino sale, rules judge
07-15-2024 1:34 PM

By SRUTHI GOPALAKRISHNAN

The sale of Concord Casino is moving forward after an administrative judge ruled that the Attorney General does not have the authority to dictate the sale agreement terms between operator Andy Sanborn and the buyer.In a decision issued on Friday,...

Displaying articles 1 to 20 out of 312 total.
|<
1
2
3
4
5
6
>|

New Hampshire expects next year's food waste ban to increase diversion to facility market
07-15-2024 8:13 AM

By SRUTHI GOPALAKRISHNAN

If you generate one ton or more of food waste per week in New Hampshire, starting in February you will no longer be allowed to dump it in landfills or incinerators. This change isn’t likely to affect households, but it will have a significant impact...


‘He was so special and unique’ – Bow family remembers Eddie Berke, 31, after Maine boating accident
07-12-2024 5:26 PM

By SRUTHI GOPALAKRISHNAN

Edward Berke was always up for an adventure. Whether it was hiking a 12,000-foot snowy peak, searching for the most remote spot to watch an eclipse or exploring a new country without a plan or even a return ticket, he embraced every challenge with...


New Hampshire’s home prices hit record high in June
07-11-2024 11:37 AM

By SRUTHI GOPALAKRISHNAN

In June, New Hampshire's housing market reached a record high, with median home prices reaching $538,000—the highest in the state’s history. Last month, Merrimack County saw a median home price of $492,500, while Rockingham County topped the list with...


Andy Sanborn's legal team accuses state of stalling Concord Casino sale
07-10-2024 1:59 PM

By SRUTHI GOPALAKRISHNAN

Concord Casino has a buyer lined up, but attorneys for Andy Sanborn, operator of the casino on South Main Street, argue that the Lottery Commission and Attorney General have been stalling the sale in bad faith.But the state has vehemently denied...


To curb large-scale casinos, Concord opens zones for small gaming venues
07-09-2024 5:07 PM

By SRUTHI GOPALAKRISHNAN

If a charitable organization, religious center, restaurant, hotel, hospital, or any other business in Concord wants to open a casino, they can, but the casino must be smaller than the main building of the primary business.At Monday night’s city...


Hopkinton debates skate park project over cost concerns
07-09-2024 4:53 PM

By SRUTHI GOPALAKRISHNAN

Hopkinton’s Spirit Skate Park is in dire need of repairs, but the select board is hesitant to approve the project due to its hefty price tag. Even the most economical options would cost around $200,000, leading the board to suggest fundraising...


Search for missing New Hampshire native who fell off boat in Casco Bay suspended
07-08-2024 11:44 AM

By SRUTHI GOPALAKRISHNAN

The U.S. Coast Guard has confirmed the suspension of search operations for Edward Berke, a 31-year-old Bow native who fell off a boat in Casco Bay on July 4.Berke, an alumnus of Bow High School, was on a boating trip aboard a vessel from the maker...


Records reveal industry feedback shaped New Hampshire's Solid Waste rules
07-08-2024 8:30 AM

By SRUTHI GOPALAKRISHNAN

New Hampshire’s proposed solid waste rules face a critical checkpoint before reaching legislative offices – a review by the Waste Management Council, an advisory body to the state agency primarily composed of members from the waste industry.After many...


Sustainably saying goodbye through home and green burials
07-08-2024 8:30 AM

By SRUTHI GOPALAKRISHNAN

Planning a funeral doesn’t always have to mean a traditional cemetery burial with an expensive metal or wooden casket lined with luxurious fabrics. In many New Hampshire towns, you can choose a more personal and environmentally conscious farewell...


NH police struggle with effectiveness of mobile crisis units due to extended wait times
07-05-2024 1:55 PM

By SRUTHI GOPALAKRISHNAN

For police officers in New Hampshire, having a mobile crisis team of trained clinicians and social workers respond alongside them to calls involving mental health crises can be an invaluable resource. But the lengthy response times — sometimes...


Updated: Andy Sanborn gets 3-month extension to close casino sale
07-03-2024 6:56 PM

By SRUTHI GOPALAKRISHNAN

Andy Sanborn, operator of the Concord Casino on South Main Street, has been granted a 90-day extension to finalize its sale, signaling near completion in negotiations, with a prospective buyer potentially from a Las Vegas-based gambling firm.On July...


Andy Sanborn closer to new casino construction off Loudon Road after court order
07-02-2024 5:02 PM

By SRUTHI GOPALAKRISHNAN

Andy Sanborn’s proposed 43,000-square-foot casino off Loudon Road could be one step closer to construction after a lawsuit challenging the city Zoning Board’s approval of the development was denied.Kassey Cameron, a Concord resident, filed lawsuits...


New Hampshire enforces stricter rental property lead safety regulations
07-01-2024 12:42 PM

By SRUTHI GOPALAKRISHNAN

Starting this month, New Hampshire will enforce a significant change to its lead law to reduce exposure in buildings constructed before 1978, which is expected to lower the number of young children exposed to lead hazards.The new section of the law...


DHHS’ new roadmap targets major improvements in mental health and other health services
06-30-2024 8:00 AM

By SRUTHI GOPALAKRISHNAN

Investing in people and culture, promoting thriving communities and improving customer service are three core commitments included in a new roadmap for 2024-25 released by the state’s health department. The plan lays out initiatives and goals for the...


Local couple’s microbrewery plans delayed in Bow
06-29-2024 3:56 PM

By SRUTHI GOPALAKRISHNAN

Plans to open a microbrewery in Bow have been delayed due to driveway permit issues with the state.Dan and Kelly Thomas had hoped to launch their microbrewery at 516 South Street this spring, right next to Bow’s only dining spot, Chen Yang Li, a...


Concord approves independent living facility for intellectually disabled
06-23-2024 5:06 PM

By SRUTHI GOPALAKRISHNAN

With approval from the city’s planning board last week, Concord is set to establish the state’s first independent living facility for individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities.Planning board chair Richard Woodfin praised the...


Concord downsizes middle school plan to reduce costs but keeps firm on unpopular location
06-21-2024 4:44 PM

By SRUTHI GOPALAKRISHNAN

While maintaining that Broken Ground is the ideal site for the new middle school due to its ample space, the Concord School Board has started downsizing the building and cutting amenities, bringing the project cost to a tentative $152 million.This is...


50th annual Market Days opens during heat wave
06-20-2024 1:26 PM

By SRUTHI GOPALAKRISHNAN

The 50th anniversary of Market Days kicked off Thursday in the middle of a heat wave, transforming downtown Concord into a sizzling celebration of summer, filled with the aroma of chicken on the grill for freshly made gyros, local artists and vendors...


New Hampshire's population is increasing, especially in rural areas
06-18-2024 4:12 PM

By SRUTHI GOPALAKRISHNAN

Over the past three years, New Hampshire’s population has grown by more than 23,000 residents – about as many people live in the entire town of Bedford – with some communities like Pembroke growing a lot and others like Durham shrinking, according to...


State police: Motorcyclist speeding at 141 mph in Bow
06-17-2024 11:44 AM

By SRUTHI GOPALAKRISHNAN

A motorcyclist from Belmont was pulled over on Sunday after being caught speeding at 141 mph in Bow.The incident unfolded just before 8:30 a.m. when Sgt. Jay LaPointe, monitoring traffic from an aircraft as part of the Special Enforcement Unit,...

Displaying articles 1 to 20 out of 312 total.
|<
1
2
3
4
5
6
>|

Weather page

By using this site, you agree with our use of cookies to personalize your experience, measure ads and monitor how our site works to improve it for our users

Copyright © 2016 to 2024 by Concord Monitor. All rights reserved.