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Ipswich's Sullivan named All-American for 'D' play at Phillips Exeter - Wicked Local Ipswich

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Ipswich's Sullivan named All-American for 'D' play at Phillips Exeter
Wicked Local Ipswich
Phillips Exeter went 15-3 this season, and one big point of pride for the team was to have taken Deerfield Academy to overtime twice. “The only teams we lost to were ranked inside the top 25 of the country. We lost to Deerfield in overtime when they ...

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Sexual Assault Case Against Former Phillips Exeter Academy Student Called Off - New Hampshire Public Radio

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Sexual Assault Case Against Former Phillips Exeter Academy Student Called Off
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A Phillips Exeter Academy classmate alleged that he fondled her against her will in 2015. Prosecutor Patricia LaFrance said the case has been dismissed with conditions, and that she was prohibited from discussing them. She said the female student was ...

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Phillips Exeter sex assault trial called off; defense speaks out - Seacoastonline.com

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Phillips Exeter sex assault trial called off; defense speaks out
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BRENTWOOD — On the morning of jury selection for the trial of former Phillips Exeter Academy student Chukwudi Ikpeazu, Deputy County Attorney Patricia LaFrance said the trial has been called off, as all charges have been nolle prossed with conditions.
Deal reached for former Phillips Exeter Academy student in sexual assault caseWMUR Manchester
Sex assault charge against ex-Philips Exeter student dropped in last-minute dealThe Union Leader

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PEA sexual assault trial begins Monday - Foster's Daily Democrat

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PEA sexual assault trial begins Monday
Foster's Daily Democrat
Jury selection for the trial of former Phillips Exeter Academy student Chukwudi Ikpeazu is scheduled to begin Monday. Ikpeazu is charged with Class A misdemeanor sexual assault for allegedly fondling a fellow classmate against her will. [Portsmouth ...

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Sex assault trial for former Phillips Exeter student set to begin this month - The Union Leader

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Sex assault trial for former Phillips Exeter student set to begin this month
The Union Leader
BRENTWOOD — The trial of a former Phillips Exeter Academy student charged with sexually assaulting a female student in the basement of a church is scheduled to begin June 26. Chukwudi Ikpeazu, 19, of Parkland, Fla., will face trial on a misdemeanor ...

Rev. Thompson to testify at Phillips Exeter sex assault trial - Seacoastonline.com

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Rev. Thompson to testify at Phillips Exeter sex assault trial
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BRENTWOOD — Phillips Exeter Academy's longtime reverend, who was placed on leave following alleged mishandling of a sexual assault complaint, is scheduled to take the stand this month at the trial of the alleged assailant Chukwudi Ikpeazu. The Rev.

Phillips Exeter may call for new school vote after trio expelled for election tampering - The Union Leader

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Phillips Exeter may call for new school vote after trio expelled for election tampering
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EXETER — The newly elected president of the student council at Phillips Exeter Academy may seek a new election after three students were reportedly expelled earlier this month for stuffing the ballot box to favor him over his opponent. Jackson Parell ...

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Phillips Exeter Academy seniors expelled for election tampering - Press Herald

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Phillips Exeter Academy seniors expelled for election tampering
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EXETER, N.H. – Three seniors at an elite New Hampshire prep school have been expelled days before graduation for tampering with an election for student council president. The Portsmouth Herald reports Phillips Exeter Academy expelled the students June ...
3 prep school students expelled over election tamperingClay Center Dispatch

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3 expelled for Phillips Exeter election tampering - Seacoastonline.com

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3 expelled for Phillips Exeter election tampering
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EXETER — Three Phillips Exeter Academy seniors were expelled two days before graduation for ballot stuffing in an attempt to cement the results of a recent Student Council president election. The defeated candidate was a female student who ran on a ...

Phillips Exeter responds to racist incidents - Seacoastonline.com

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Phillips Exeter responds to racist incidents
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EXETER — A short film produced by the Phillips Exeter Academy Afro-Latinx Exonian Society documenting instances of racism on campus recently prompted two separate letters from Principal Lisa MacFarlane to students and parents. On Friday, two days ...
Phillips Exeter Academy confronts racial tensionsThe Boston Globe

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Free and easy Posted at

As my cherubs and I convene to compile our Summer Bucket List, my aim is to sprinkle in as many free events as I can find, because like I said, summer ain't cheap. The Seacoast offers a slew of outdoor concerts and entertainment fun for the whole family and the ones listed below will cost you zippo.

Wine Me Dine Me: A summer reading list for foodies Posted at

I was setting up our new streaming TV and movie viewing gadget with all our favorite "apps" – Netflix, Hulu, Amazon – and all voice-activated. "Doctor Who, Season Ten" I spoke in the vicinity of the remote control and voila! We have the Doctor in full HD glory.

Exeter lineman Froumy commits to Syracuse

Exeter High School's Willem Froumy said he planned to make a decision about his future this summer, but he scrapped that plan on Tuesday when he committed to Syracuse University.

School community mourns death of SAU 16 superintendent

Family, friends, faculty and students are mourning the sudden death of School Administrative Unit 16 Superintendent Michael Morgan.

Sex assault trial for former Phillips Exeter student set to begin this month

The trial of a former Phillips Exeter Academy student charged with sexually assaulting a female student in the basement of a church is scheduled to begin June 26. Chukwudi Ikpeazu, 19, of Parkland, Fla., will face trial on a misdemeanor sexual assault charge accusing him of fondling her breasts during the incident at Phillips Church in October ... (more)

Police: Seabrook man accused of pepper-spraying dog is a pet sitter

A Seabrook man accused of pepper-spraying a dog in an Exeter neighborhood last month is a pet sitter, police said.

Dining Out: Bring on the food trucks for June 18 festival Posted at

Dad wants nothing more than to spend Father's Day with you doing what you love best -- spending time together sipping brews and enjoying the culinary delights only a food truck can bring. But which brewery? What food truck? You don't have to decide right now because the first ever Seacoast Food Truck and Craft Beer Festival featuring more than 20 local and regional food trucks and local, regional and national breweries comes to Somersworth on Sunday, June 18, which happens to be Father's Day.

At right, Todd Wiley leaves the courtroom on Tuesday after receiving...

Bedford trailed Exeter by five runs entering the top of the seventh, but put together a furious rally that ended a run short and allowed Exeter to win the Division I title, 7-6, at Northeast Delta... When the owners of Bunny's Superette open their downtown Manchester convenience store, Bunny's Convenience, later this month, patrons will be greeted ... (more)

No verdict yet in Cosby trial after 1-1/2 days of jury deliberations

A Portsmouth man who was believed to be armed was shot and killed by State Police Tuesday after an encounter with troopers in front of the New Hampshire Liquor & Wine Outlet off Interstate 95... Bedford trailed Exeter by five runs entering the top of the seventh, but put together a furious rally that ended a run short and allowed Exeter to win the ... (more)

Bird's nest causes two-alarm house fire in Londonderry

A local home sustained significant damage after a bird's nest on top of a light caught on fire and spread into the attic.

Passenger in Rindge jet-ski accident in critical condition

Bedford trailed Exeter by five runs entering the top of the seventh, but put together a furious rally that ended a run short and allowed Exeter to win the Division I title, 7-6, at Northeast Delta... When the owners of Bunny's Superette open their downtown Manchester convenience store, Bunny's Convenience, later this month, patrons will be greeted ... (more)

Driver, passenger arrested after crash in front of Manchester Police Department

The likelihood of Democratic votes being used to pass a new state budget grew more remote on Monday, after House and Senate budget-writers agreed to include a ban on the use of tax dollars to pay for... Bedford trailed Exeter by five runs entering the top of the seventh, but put together a furious rally that ended a run short and allowed Exeter to ... (more)

Boyfriend of Farmington double-murder victim arrested on drug charges in Va.

A boyfriend of one of the women brutally murdered in Farmington this January is being held without bail in a Virginia jail after being arrested for drug manufacturing and... Bedford trailed Exeter by five runs entering the top of the seventh, but put together a furious rally that ended a run short and allowed Exeter to win the Division I title, ... (more)

Granite Health focuses on hazards of prescription drugs

A Hampton Falls man was injured in an all-terrain vehicle collision Sunday, according to New Hampshire Fish and Game Department.

Another View -- Richard Gulla: NH should keep promise to retirees

It's not an easy surgery, but with advancements in 3-D technology, people can have their knees replaced in a fraction of the time, experience full range of motion and put their full weight on the... Bedford trailed Exeter by five runs entering the top of the seventh, but put together a furious rally that ended a run short and allowed Exeter to win ... (more)

Another View -- Bob Giuda: Moving NH forward, responsibly

When the owners of Bunny's Superette open their downtown Manchester convenience store, Bunny's Convenience, later this month, patrons will be greeted with images of the city's past.

Police: South Boston man to be charged with attempted murder

The likelihood of Democratic votes being used to pass a new state budget grew more remote on Monday, after House and Senate budget-writers agreed to include a ban on the use of tax dollars to pay for... Bedford trailed Exeter by five runs entering the top of the seventh, but put together a furious rally that ended a run short and allowed Exeter to ... (more)


  
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Nichimo 1/200 U-234 car build
This is the boat that rerrendered at Portsmouth New Hampshire on May 19th. 1945, with :560kg-uranium oxide, 2-Me262 jet fighters, and 10-jet engines, on board.
Theater Review: a Mary Poppinsa a winner for the Park Updated at
... head to the park.  Go & Do What: "Mary Poppins"Where: Prescott Park Arts Festival, Marcy Street, Portsmouth, on the banks of Piscataqua RiverWhen: Most Thursdays through Sundays through the summer, check www.prescottpark.org for exact ...
Emily May Guyette
Emily May Guyett, age 91, of Harvard, MA passed away on June 20, 2017 at the Edgewood Center in Portsmouth, NH. Her love, kindness, grace and quiet fortitude comforted and inspired all who knew her.
ChartaCloud ROBOTTECA Announces 2017 NAO Robot User and Development...
... Parker, Southecare -on NAO in health care. ROBOTTECA is a business unit of ChartaCloud Robotics LLC. Located in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. ROBOTTECA specializes in sales, support, service, and deployment for NAO robots and NAO robot behavior ...
Andrew Sean Greer, Celebrated MacDowell Author Comes to Writers in the Loft 7/24
On Monday, July 24, New York Times bestselling author Andrew Sean Greer comes to town with his latest work LESS: A Novel-the hilarious tale of Arthur Less, a failed novelist whose escapades through Paris to Morocco, Southern India to the Arabian Sea keep him on the run...from turning 50! The 7pm event includes an author presentation and moderated Q+A, plus book signing and meet-and-greet. It will be held at the Music Hall Loft at 131 Congress Street, in downtown Portsmouth, New Hampshire.
Barrington teen receives highest honor for advocacy
... The vote to postpone was mostly along party lines, though 18 Democrats voted with Republicans, including three Portsmouth representatives, and one representative each from Durham, Dover, Madbury and Rochester. Even though the bill was killed, ...
Create Your Own Musical Theatre This Summer at New Hampshire Theatre Project
... accompanist will be presented on Friday, August 11 at 4 pm. Limited to 20 campers. THIS CAMP IS HELD AT PORTSMOUTH MUSIC & ARTS CENTER, 973 Islington St., Portsmouth, NH WITH FINAL PERFORMANCE AT NHTP'S WEST END Studio Theatre , 959 Islington St., ...
Longest lobster roll? Not so fast, New Hampshire
The New Hampshire lobster roll included a lot of lobster, but was it a single roll? The P.E.I. Fishermen's Association believes it still holds the record for the world's longest lobster roll. Last week, a chef in Portsmouth, N.H., claimed he'd created a 48.6-metre lobster roll, topping the P.E.I. record, as verified by the World Record Academy.
Dear Leader
... s of brown nosing by his cabinet. We need a President, not a dear leader. We are not North Korea. WALTER HAMILTON Portsmouth
LTC Partners lends support to veterans' organizations
... 24. LTC Partners also is supporting the 5th annual Veterans Count Pack and Boots road race to be held July 4 in Portsmouth, and recently donated $10,000 to the 3rd annual Make 12 Hours Count Radiothon, which helped raise more than $150,000 for ...
Scouting out Boston nightspots leads NH friends to form a startup
... this month they expanded the Date Seat coverage area to their native New Hampshire, adding eateries and pubs in Portsmouth and Manchester. More expansion within the Granite State - and elsewhere - is part of the plan as Laskowski and Hajec enjoy the ...
Rochester to consider narrowing downtown streets
... said. He said Rochester is far from having a parking shortage, especially compared to cities like Dover and Portsmouth. “I'd love to have those problems,” he said, alluding to the fact filled spaces and municipal lots would mean ...
New background check rule strains child care centers
... rules. Julie Blaisdell, director of the Discovery Child Enrichment Center at Pease International Tradeport in Portsmouth, also pushed for reconsideration of the strict fingerprint rules. “In this field, it's hard to find good, quality ...
Hazard mitigation plan prepares Portsmouth for disaster
... from climate change,” the draft plan states. “Other natural hazards can and do affect the city of Portsmouth, but these were the hazards prioritized by the committee for mitigation planning. These hazards were considered to occur with ...
Portsmouth celebrates its diversity, openness with pride
LGBTQA+ youth community members march during the Portsmouth PRIDE parade Saturday afternoon.
Seacoast Am: Kelloway takes lead, looks to finish job before turning pro Updated at
Chris Kelloway plans to enter the PGA apprentice program after the Seacoast Amateur Golf Championship, and he would love to go out on top. The Portsmouth Country Club member has an opportunity in front of him to do just that in what he said will be his last amateur tournament before turning pro.  Kelloway holds a one-shot lead going into Sunday's third and final round at Greenland's Breakfast Hill Golf Club after shooting a 3-over par 75 on Saturday at The Ledges Golf Club for a two-day total of 144.
Thousands show their Portsmouth Pride
 The grounds of Strawbery Banke were transformed into a rainbow as the third annual Portsmouth Pride celebration took place on Saturday. It didn't really matter who you were, LGBTQA or just a supporter and a believer in a person's right to be ...
80 Low-Cost Franchises You Can Buy For Under $100,000
... opportunity is how satisfied the franchisees are," says Eric Stites, CEO and managing director at FBR, a Portsmouth, New Hampshire, franchisee satisfaction research firm. He noted dissatisfied franchisees indicate that there are issues with a ...
Gundalow Piscataqua comes to Dover
One gundalow came to Dover to honor the next life of another as well as to provide a glimpse into the world of a ship that was part of the economic vitality of Dover for centuries. The gundalow Piscataqua arrived from its home port of Portsmouth with the incoming tide around 11:15 a.m. on Friday to give two local tours of the Cocheco River as well as a chance to ride the flat-bottomed ship to Portsmouth with the outgoing tide Friday afternoon.
Poem | St. Joseph's Cemetery
... Books). His poems have appeared in the Christian Science Monitor, Blue Unicorn, Orbis , and elsewhere. He was Portsmouth, NH, Poet Laureate 2003-2005. www.johnperrault.com The economic ideology favored by people like Arthur Brooks is utterly ...

  
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AG: No Criminal Activity Found in Probe on HOPE For NH Recovery - New Hampshire Public Radio

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AG: No Criminal Activity Found in Probe on HOPE For NH Recovery
New Hampshire Public Radio
The state's top lawyer on the case, Ann Rice, says her office is neither verifying nor refuting any of the allegations but that state investigators haven't found anything criminal. A spokesman for HOPE for New Hampshire, Joseph Graham, says he's not ...
Investigation into NH substance misuse recovery program closedNH1 News

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Teen Burglary Suspect Allegedly Attacks Cop During Arrest: NHSP - Patch.com

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Teen Burglary Suspect Allegedly Attacks Cop During Arrest: NHSP
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NEWPORT, NH — A local teen, suspected in a wave of burglaries and thefts in Newport, allegedly got into an altercation with police last night during an arrest, according to New Hampshire State Police. Ryan Gobin, 18, of Newport, was arrested on June ...

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State police plan sobriety checkpoint in Portsmouth - News ... - Seacoastonline.com

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State police plan sobriety checkpoint in Portsmouth - News ...
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PORTSMOUTH — The New Hampshire State Police announced Wednesday that there will be a driving while intoxicated checkpoint somewhere in the city ...
No Arrests Made At Chichester Sobriety Checkpoint - Concord, NH ...Patch.com

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New Hampshire outlines 2018 health care choices - Washington Times

New Hampshire outlines 2018 health care choices
Washington Times
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - The health insurance landscape in New Hampshire continues to shift as the fifth enrollment period under President Barack Obama's health care overhaul law approaches. While Republicans in ... in at least one network. At the ...

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NH State Police trooper stops car with crazy cargo on top - WCVB Boston

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NH State Police trooper stops car with crazy cargo on top
WCVB Boston
New Hampshire State Police are using a recent traffic stop as an example of how not to pack for your holiday weekend road trip. A white minivan with a tower of ...
NH driver ticketed after being stopped with items strapped to minivanWMUR Manchester
New Hampshire police stop driver with car strapped-high with ...Boston.com
Fully loaded car prompts NH police to issue warning about driving with objects on roofThe Boston Globe

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Man Reportedly Shoots Dog At I-93 Rest Stop - Patch.com

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Man Reportedly Shoots Dog At I-93 Rest Stop
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HOOKSETT, NH — The New Hampshire State Police were sent to the Hooksett I-93 rest area this afternoon for a report of a man shooting a dog, according to witnesses and scanner chatter. The incident reportedly occurred at around 1: p.m. on June 28, 2017 ...

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​Morse: Leading New Hampshire To A Successful Future - Patch.com

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​Morse: Leading New Hampshire To A Successful Future
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CONCORD, NHNew Hampshire continues to hold true to its motto, first coined by Revolutionary War General John Stark, “Live Free or Die.” As we gather together next week to celebrate our nation's enduring freedom on the fourth of July, we are ...
New laws foster growth in NH 'grandfamilies'The Union Leader
New Hampshire Law Gives Grandparents Custody Preference | New ...U.S. News & World Report
N.H. becomes first state to give grandparents preference in ...Concord Monitor

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New Hampshire Lifts Net Metering Limits, Opens Doors For Solar - Government Technology

Government Technology

New Hampshire Lifts Net Metering Limits, Opens Doors For Solar
Government Technology
Many of the states with net metering laws have no limit on how many megawatts can be accommodated, and that's where solar advocates wanted to see New ...
Net metering: Paying for your neighbors' solar | New HampshireThe Union Leader

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Another View - Aidan Garfield: NH frees hair braiders from regulation - The Union Leader

Another View - Aidan Garfield: NH frees hair braiders from regulation
The Union Leader
While many governors and state officials are busy currying favor among bureaucratic Washington elites and the new boss in town, New Hampshire is expanding common sense liberties for its people. HB 82 is similar to reforms that passed in South Dakota ...

NH Legislature passes $11.7b state budget along party lines - The Union Leader

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NH Legislature passes $11.7b state budget along party lines
The Union Leader
“The reality is we can unite as a party and produce a budget that works for the state of New Hampshire,” said Senate President Chuck Morse, R-Salem, at a celebratory press conference with Sununu, House Speaker Shawn Jasper, R-Hudson, and other ...
Weekly NH News Roundup: June 23, 2017New Hampshire Public Radio
State Senate, House pass $11.7 billion budget on mostly party line votes, send to governorWMUR Manchester
NH Legislature Approves Kindergarten Funding, KenoValley News
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Exeter Farmers' Market Thursdays, 2 to 6, May to October, Swasey Parkway, downtown. The Winter Farmers' Market goes indoors on weekends at Exeter High School, 1 Blue Hawk Drive.


  
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