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Driver not injured after vehicle bursts into flames on the Spaulding Turnpike

DOVER – The driver of a vehicle that burst into flames on the Spaulding Turnpike Friday afternoon is uninjured, according to the Dover Fire Department. The driver of a Hyundai Azera was driving northbound on the Spaulding between the tollbooth and Exit 7 when a check engine light came on, according to Dover Fire Chief Paul Haas.
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Torrential rains cause flash flood in Lakeport

LACONIA — Torrential rains pounded the Lakes Region for several hours Thursday evening, causing flash floods in some areas, overwhelming storm drains and washing out part of a street in Lakeport. Rainfall totals for the day were 2½ inches in Laconia, and 3¼ inches in Gilford, based on measurements taken...
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Wells developer to build 120 affordable homes, "No money down"

WELLS (WGME) -- A developer in York County is looking for solutions to the housing crunch. Howard Hall will soon be building homes exclusively for working Maine families. The developer got his final permits Thursday for 120 houses in the Town of Wells. By Friday, his crew was already working to clear the land off Route 109, near High Pine Loop Road.
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Martha A.Federspiel, 94

MEREDITH — Martha Ann (Bosler) Federspiel, 94, of Pitchwood Island, died on Wednesday, July 28, 2021, surrounded by her loving children. Martha was born into a devoutly Catholic family in Indianapolis, IN, on July 11, 1927, the sixth child of seven. The daughter of a dentist, she grew up during the Great Depression and WWII, no doubt shaping her practical nature combined with a kind and generous spirit.
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Vehicle Goes up in Flames on Turnpike in Dover, NH

A man who pulled over because his check engine light turned on discovered his vehicle was on fire just before noon on Friday. Emergency rescue crews were called to Route 16 northbound between the toll booth and Exit 7 in Dover at 11:51 a.m. When they arrived, the vehicle was...
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Local food trucks and restaurants to compete for title of 'Top Wing' at Seacoast Wing Festival

ELIOT, Maine – The Seacoast Wing Festival will take place on Saturday, Sept. 25 from noon to 6 p.m. at the Raitt Homestead Farm Museum highlighting the area’s best wings. Guests will sample a variety of wing flavors from local food trucks and restaurants then vote for their favorite in the People’s Choice Award. The festival will also offer craft beer, cocktails, live music, craft vendors, a wing eating contest and a variety of entertainment for the whole family to enjoy.
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Photographer Creating Epic Blind Dates For New England Singles

Meeting your perfect match just got a lot cooler thanks to a New England-based photographer. Marissa Prata lives in Concord, New Hampshire, and started her photography business, Prata Productions, at the beginning of 2020, specializing in boudoir, couples and lifestyle shoots. After joining a photography group online, Prata began seeing fellow creatives throwing around the concept of a Stranger Session, where complete strangers would come together for a photoshoot and help photographers expand their portfolios. But that's where Prata saw an opportunity for something pretty out-of-the-box and incredible.

Making a Splash in Newmarket

NEWMARKET — The Town of Newmarket’s Recreation Department is very excited to announce the completion of the long awaited splash pad/water park and new restroom facility at the town’s largest community park, Leo Landroche Field, located at 1 Terrace Drive, Newmarket, NH. Although the splash pad, branded Aqua Land, has...

New Hampshire Chronicle: Why a Laconia veteran bikes 23 miles a day at 83 years old

Monday, August 2nd — Tonight, we head to Weirs Beach Village where one retiree sets an example for fitness and proves that age is just a number. Plus, last year the NH Poutine Fest had to be called off but that didn't stop Granite Staters from getting their crispy, salty, cheesy, goodness! Organizers created a passport and a map and teamed up with restaurants that love them some squeaky cheese.
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Rachel Schneider from Sanford, ME Finishes 7th at Summer Olympics

The Olympic dream has come to an end for Rachel Schneider as she finished seventh in the women's 5000 meter at the Summer Olympics in Tokyo. Schneider, of Sanford, Maine, ran in the second of two heats on Friday at a time of 15:00.07 ranking her at #17 putting her .52 seconds out of medal competition. The top five finishers in each heat move onto the final on Sunday.