Teen Driver Safety: Boys & Girls Club members learn the rules of the ‘Road Code’

Genesis Gomez keeps both hands on the wheel during the Road Code simulator test. Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedintumblrmailFacebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedintumblrmail

The program, in its third year at the Manchester community center, has reached about 300 local teens so far, says Suzanne Giardino, a local UPS employee and program volunteer. Road Code, which models the same safety instruction UPS drivers receive, is sponsored nationally by UPS and underwritten by a grant from the UPS Foundation. Continue Reading →

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TechWomen committee seeks volunteer mentors in STEM, bio/medical, manufacturing

MEDI, the talking and dancing robot from ChartaCloud Technologies in Portsmouth NH was a big hit at many events last year. Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedintumblrmailFacebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedintumblrmail

Schools across New Hampshire will hold special sessions Nov. 14 for ninth grade girls to discuss careers in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) with women currently employed in those fields. They are seeking volunteers from the field to serve as mentors. Got skills? Continue Reading →

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Letters: Why this Vietnam Veteran supports Maggie Hassan for US Senate

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As a Veteran who proudly served my country in Vietnam, issues of national security are my top priority this election season. I’ve been dismayed by Kelly Ayotte’s attempts to rewrite her actual Washington record on this topic, and wanted to take the opportunity to set the record straight. Continue Reading →

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Contestants wanted for Oct. 21 CCNH Lip Sync Battle: Fun night out for a cause

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You don’t have to be a fan of Spike TV’s “Lip Sync Battle” to recognize a chance to shine on stage, even if you’re vocally challenged. On Oct. 21 from 7 p.m. to midnight it’s your chance to step-up your game by competing in Catholic Charities’ Lip Sync Battle at the Radisson Hotel, hosted by local comedian Paul Lanwehr. Continue Reading →

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