Veterans

Liberty House director stepping down after five years of innovation and change

Sunday, February 26, 2017 Carol Robidoux 0

“I leave with no regrets. Things have worked out much better than anyone could’ve predicted,” said Howard, on Thursday. “But I think maybe now it’s time for the Liberty House to move from a visionary to a manager, as they transition into the next phase. Visionaries are necessary for some aspects of change, but at a certain point an organization is big and stable enough that you don’t need someone rushing off to see what’s over the next hilltop.” READ MORE

Health and Wellness

Hundreds attend rally in Manchester to fight repeal of ACA

Tuesday, January 17, 2017 Carol Robidoux 0

A rally organized by Rights & Democracy NH filled the gymnasium at the YWCA on Sunday to standing-room only. The gathering of an estimated 500 people was part of a larger coordinated national response to Republican momentum to repeal the Affordable Care Act, as President-elect Donald Trump prepares to take office later this week. READ MORE

People, Places, Things, Ideas

Metaphysical forecast for 2017: A March surprise for President Trump? Will Gatsas return as mayor? Will Chief Willard take a new job?

Monday, January 2, 2017 Carol Robidoux 0

Last year we asked three local soothsayers – Astrologer Dorothy Morgan, Numerologist Angie D’Anjou, and Psychic Medium Raven Duclos – to give us a clue. It was so much fun, we decided to ask them to take a crack at 2017. See what they had to say about the world, President Trump, the city of Manchester and the overall vibe of the coming year. READ MORE

Politics

Granite State Poll results show tight races, fewer undecided voters

Monday, November 7, 2016 Carol Robidoux 0

Hillary Clinton leads Donald Trump in the race for New Hampshire’s four electoral votes in the final Granite State Poll. Maggie Hassan has a small lead over incumbent Senator Kelly Ayotte, although her lead is within the poll’s margin of error. Colin Van Ostern leads Chris Sununu in the race for Governor although a third of the electorate has not definitely decided whom they will vote for. READ MORE

Politics

Survey says: Based on personality type, 75% of American voters are wired to lean conservative

Monday, October 17, 2016 Carol Robidoux 0

“People who are predisposed (by their personality type) to be conservative represent about 75 percent of the U.S. population, compared with only about 25 percent for those who are more liberal,” researcher Paul Tieger said. “Although by no means a traditional conservative, Trump has a much bigger pool who are naturally hard-wired to receive his message.” READ MORE