NewHampshire.com http://newhampshire.com%2Fapps%2Fpbcs.dll%2Fsection%3FCategory%3Dnewhampshire"> NewHampshire.com en-us http://newhampshire.com/article/20141023/NEWHAMPSHIRE1408/141029396/-1/newhampshire&source=RSS Bedford Fire Dept. to hold live burn exercise Saturday The Bedford Fire Department will hold a live burn exercise this Saturday, and the community is invited to participate as spectators. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 22:10:00 EST http://newhampshire.com/article/20141023/NEWHAMPSHIRE1408/141029396/-1/newhampshire&source=RSS http://newhampshire.com/article/20141023/NEWHAMPSHIRE1411/141029401/-1/newhampshire&source=RSS Windham charter school group gaining an ally After many months of debate, the Educational Choices Foundation ECF, the nonprofit group hoping to build a public charter school in Windham, has reached an agreement with the local school district. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 22:09:00 EST http://newhampshire.com/article/20141023/NEWHAMPSHIRE1411/141029401/-1/newhampshire&source=RSS http://newhampshire.com/article/20141023/NEWHAMPSHIRE1411/141029420/-1/newhampshire&source=RSS Former Windham skate park may become gathering place for seniors The skateboarding park was shuttered by the recreation commission and local police in September 2012, following multiple incidents of destructive behavior, vandalism and unruly clientele. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 21:57:00 EST http://newhampshire.com/article/20141023/NEWHAMPSHIRE1411/141029420/-1/newhampshire&source=RSS http://newhampshire.com/article/20141023/NEWHAMPSHIRE1408/141029429/-1/newhampshire&source=RSS Bedford initiative aims to fight youth substance abuse Health care professionals from around the state gathered in at the Southeastern Regional Education Service Center in Bedford on Wednesday to discuss efforts to curb substance abuse by young people in New Hampshire. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 21:51:00 EST http://newhampshire.com/article/20141023/NEWHAMPSHIRE1408/141029429/-1/newhampshire&source=RSS http://newhampshire.com/article/20141022/NEWHAMPSHIRE1411/141029543/-1/newhampshire&source=RSS New addresses planned for Pelham residents Selectmen are holding a public hearing next week to announce a number of street name and address changes that are proposed to make it easier for emergency responders to find houses in the town. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:31:00 EST http://newhampshire.com/article/20141022/NEWHAMPSHIRE1411/141029543/-1/newhampshire&source=RSS http://newhampshire.com/article/20141022/NEWHAMPSHIRE1411/141029547/-1/newhampshire&source=RSS Salem elementary school to close The School Board unanimously voted to close the Haigh Elementary School as part of an elementary school realignment plan at its Tuesday night meeting. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:30:00 EST http://newhampshire.com/article/20141022/NEWHAMPSHIRE1411/141029547/-1/newhampshire&source=RSS http://newhampshire.com/article/20141021/NEWHAMPSHIRE1411/141029690/-1/newhampshire&source=RSS Pelham firefighters wearing pink for breast cancer awareness Pelham's firefighters have traded in their blue uniform shirts for something a little brighter this month. The entire department is wearing pink this month to raise awareness for breast cancer. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 04:08:00 EST http://newhampshire.com/article/20141021/NEWHAMPSHIRE1411/141029690/-1/newhampshire&source=RSS http://newhampshire.com/article/20141021/NEWHAMPSHIRE1411/141029692/-1/newhampshire&source=RSS Windham eyes development district with a small-town feel A warrant item asking voters to consider early steps in creating a destination 'Market Square' district could appear on Windham's 2015 town meeting ballot. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 04:07:00 EST http://newhampshire.com/article/20141021/NEWHAMPSHIRE1411/141029692/-1/newhampshire&source=RSS http://newhampshire.com/article/20141021/NEWHAMPSHIRE1411/141029694/-1/newhampshire&source=RSS Engineers win no-bid contract to continue contamination watch in Salem Selectmen have approved funding for the continued monitoring of soil near the town's former wastewater treatment plant. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 04:07:00 EST http://newhampshire.com/article/20141021/NEWHAMPSHIRE1411/141029694/-1/newhampshire&source=RSS http://newhampshire.com/article/20141021/NEWHAMPSHIRE1408/141029696/-1/newhampshire&source=RSS Bedford planners give final OK to elderly housing development The Planning Board voted unanimously on Monday night in favor of a request for final approval of a five-unit, detached elderly housing development at 99 Pulpit Road. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 04:07:00 EST http://newhampshire.com/article/20141021/NEWHAMPSHIRE1408/141029696/-1/newhampshire&source=RSS http://newhampshire.com/article/20141020/NEWHAMPSHIRE1408/141029858/-1/newhampshire&source=RSS Annual Witch Way 5K returns to Bedford Ross A. Lurgio Middle School is gearing up for its fifth annual Witch Way to the 5K race, raising funds for new technology at the school and a local nonprofit. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 22:17:00 EST http://newhampshire.com/article/20141020/NEWHAMPSHIRE1408/141029858/-1/newhampshire&source=RSS