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A nerd’s paradise – Granite State Comicon comes to Manchester Sept. 16-17

Granite State Comicon will be coming to the Radisson Hotel on Elm Street September 16 and 17 this weekend. Beginning at 10 a.m., “Granitecon” will feature an impressive assortment of celebrity guests, ranging from comic book artists to voice actors and pop-icons, as well as a series of fun events, contests, panels, and endless famous pop-culture props for photo-ops. READ MORE

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Is Hydro-Québec Having ‘Second Thoughts’ On Northern Pass?

The changing economic environment for electric utilities may have helped fuel what Northern Pass developers say are erroneous reports in Le Journal de Quebec that Hydro-Québec may be rethinking its commitment to the transmission project.

On Thursday, Hydro-Québec and its New Hampshire partner, Eversource, said both companies remain committed to the $1.6 billion project to transport 1,090 megawatts of Hydro-Québec electricity to New England over 192 miles of power lines stretching from the Canadian border at Pittsburg to Deerfield. READ MORE