"> en-us Seminar series offers guidance for new business owners With a successful July seminar in Londonderry under their belt, the staff at the Greater Derry Londonderry Chamber of Commerce have found that bringing town officials and new business owners in the same room can be a winning combination. A second seminar will take place in Windham this month. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 23:56:00 EST Salem Farmers Market organizers planning for big turnout The Salem Farmers Market is reliably one of the busiest and best attended in the state. But this Sunday's market looks like it could be the busiest it has ever seen. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 23:55:00 EST Rare dog returns home after missing for more than a week Just over a week after his disappearance, Hummer, a rare 11-month-old tri-colored male Bernese Mountain Dog, has returned to his Candia home. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 21:43:00 EST Hooksett and Manchester take first step toward future high school deal Last year, Hooksett negotiated an early break from its 20-year contract with Manchester. The mediated settlement resulted in a five-year deal that allowed current Hooksett high schoolers to continue attending Central and West, while providing the district leverage to negotiate a long-term deal with Pinkerton Academy of Derry. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 21:49:00 EST Salem selectmen sign off on having town property beautified by owner of adjacent property The owner of a property at the corner of Main Street and Rte. 28 is looking to beautify some town property in the effort to make its own property more attractive. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 19:41:00 EST Failure to properly number houses cited as issue in Salem E-911 report One of the biggest problems emergency personnel have when it comes to the E-911 emergency call system is residents who do not properly number their houses. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 19:39:00 EST Windham schools lay out 20-year capital improvement plan A detailed proposal addressing Windham's school facilities' shortcomings will be included in the town's new Capital Improvement Plan. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 19:39:00 EST Salem selectmen honor retiring Special Olympics coach The Knightly Room at Town Hall was packed on Monday night as selectmen honored Edward Gallagher, Jr. for his years of volunteer service to the town. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 21:56:00 EST Letter of credit secured for Salem bike, pedestrian path The Friends of the Salem Bike-Ped Corridor have secured a letter of credit for 100,000 which will help satisfy the town's required local contribution to the planned bike and pedestrian path along Rte. 28. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 20:36:00 EST Hooksett and Manchester school officials seek new deal After Hooksett and Manchester last year negotiated an early break from a 20-year school contract, representatives from both sides are set to meet Wednesday night. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 20:33:00 EST Effort to build recreation center boosted by tax credit award The planned effort to build a projected 1.3 million recreation center at Whitten Street Park in Suncook Village received a big boost this month when the Community Development Finance Authority CDFA awarded 700,000 in tax credits to the Boys Girls Club of Greater Concord for the project. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 20:26:00 EST Windham looking to connect trails under I-93 crossing A TAP grant would allow the town of Windham to pave the new Greenway Trail, which will eventually be connected to the Rockingham Rail Trail by a culvert under Interstate 93. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 20:22:00 EST Goffstown lakes to be chemically treated for milfoil infestation Glen and Namaske lakes will both be closed to the public for 24 hours in the first week of August, as they undergo chemical treatment to kill an invasive species of aquatic weed. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 20:22:00 EST Goffstown considering grant application for rail trail project Members of the Rails to Trail Committee met with the Board of Selectmen on Monday night to discuss applying for a grant from NHDOT, which would allow for improvements to the bike trail. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 22:16:00 EST Panel OKs auction house in Salem industrial district An 11,000-square-foot auction house in on its way to 11 Garabedian Drive. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:20:00 EST Energy Commission lays out roadmap for improving efficiency The Energy Commission has established a set of priorities designed to improve energy efficiency, conservation, sustainability, reliability and affordability in the town. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 19:32:00 EST Salem board gives OK for expanded funeral home parking The owner of the Douglas-Johnson Funeral Home on Main Street has gotten the okay to fix and expand the business' parking from the Planning Board. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 19:28:00 EST