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Louisa May Alcott's House: Telling the Story

Kate Kelly | Posted 12.07.2014 | Women
Kate Kelly

Orchard House -- as Louisa May Alcott's home in Concord, Massachusetts is known -- is remarkable for many reasons. Most notably it is a historic site dedicated to a woman who is not only beloved today but who was famous in her own day.

School Menu Includes Fried Chicken, Watermelon And Cornbread For Black History Month

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 02.07.2014 | Black Voices

A Black History Month cafeteria special of watermelon, fried chicken and cornbread proposed at an all-girls Catholic school has sparked outrage among ...

Missing Teen's Letter To Mom Raises Hopes ... And 'Grave Concerns'

AP | RIK STEVENS | Posted 12.07.2013 | Crime

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A teenager who disappeared nearly two months ago mailed her mother a letter several weeks after she was last seen, law enforcem...

David Lohr

After 100 Days, Family Refuses To Give Up On Missing Mom | David Lohr | Posted 12.03.2012 | Crime

Saturday marks 100 days since 31-year-old Crystal Morrison vanished without a trace in Kannapolis, N.C. The disappearance of the mother of one rem...

David Lohr

The Final Moments Before Crystal Prentice Disappeared | David Lohr | Posted 11.30.2012 | Crime

Family members said Tuesday afternoon that there are still no clues in the mysterious disappearance of 31-year-old Crystal Morrison Prentice. The m...

I 'Lied To A Lot Of People': Hospital Technician Accused Of Infecting 30 With Hepatitis C

AP | HOLLY RAMER | Posted 09.19.2012 | Crime

CONCORD, N.H. — A traveling hospital technician accused of causing a hepatitis C outbreak in New Hampshire previously worked in Maryland and Mic...

Dems Find A Way To Annoy NASCAR Crowd

Posted 06.27.2012 | Politics

Yesterday, Democratic officials announced that they were pulling the plug on their convention kickoff event at the Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord...

Spring Fritatta

Rosie DeQuattro | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste
Rosie DeQuattro

This recipe captures spring for me, and today I have just-picked spinach, fresh, fresh eggs, organic local milk, feta cheese, and ramps -- my new favorite flavor.

The Faithful Shopper: Gifts for Guys

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 04.30.2012 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

It's Leap Day! The date when by tradition, women can propose marriage to the men in their lives. Of course, women have been disregarding this for years, but today is a perfect excuse to buy a gift for your favorite guy.

A Prayer for the Planet: Chatting With DJ Logic Plus Nikka Costa

Mike Ragogna | Posted 10.04.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

A Prayer For The Planet, DJ Logic's latest album, is a collaboration with Jason Miles, his partner, and also Falguni Shah.

Students: Go To Class, Or Get Fined Up To $500 [VIDEO]

Posted 09.12.2011 | Education

Concord schools' message to students: stop skipping class or pay up. Keeping kids off the streets and in class has become such a problem for police...

Julianne McCrery, Texas Mom, Charged in Death Of Son Found In Maine

AP | DENISE LAVOIE and RUSSELL CONTRERAS | Posted 07.18.2011 | Home

BOSTON -- A Texas woman whose 6-year-old son was found dead last weekend in Maine stands accused of killing the boy and dumping his body alongside the...

Continental Found Guilty In 2000 Concorde Crash

AP | ANGELA DOLAND | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

PONTOISE, France — A French court convicted Continental Airlines and one of its mechanics in Texas of manslaughter on Monday for setting off a c...

Concord Bans Bottled Water Sales, Cites Oil Used To Make Bottles

WCVB Boston | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

CONCORD, Mass. -- The town of Concord has banned the sale of bottled drinking water in town beginning in 2011....

Mummy, Baby John, Taken From Grave At Blossom Hill Cemetery In Concord, New Hampshire

AP | KATHY McCORMACK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

CONCORD, N.H. — The mummified body of a baby, kept by a family for nearly a century before a judge ordered the remains to be buried, has been re...

Harriet Richardson Ames, 100, Gets Degree From Keene State College One Day Before Dying

AP | KATHY McCORMACK | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

CONCORD, N.H. — It was Harriet Richardson Ames' dream to earn her bachelor's degree in education. She finally reached that milestone, nearly thr...

Wyclef Jean To Team Up WIth Timberland On Eco-Friendly Boots

AP | HOLLY RAMER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

CONCORD, N.H. — Wyclef Jean and The Timberland Co. are teaming up to sell eco-friendly footwear and support reforestation of the singer's native Haiti.

Jean, who achieved fame with The Fugees before going solo, collaborated with the New Hampshire-based footwear and apparel company on a 16-boot collection going on sale in November. Timberland also will sell T-shirts designed by Haitian children, and a new line of organic shirts and hats will be sold at Jean's concerts, with a cut of the profits going to Jean's Yele Haiti foundation.

In an interview with The Associated Press, Jean says he hopes the partnership will inspire children and put a new face on his homeland. The partnership is part of Timberland's Earthkeepers program, which promotes environmental and social activism.

Kidnap Confession: "It's a Disgusting Thing"

NBC NewYork | NBC New York | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Read More: Concord, Home News

A Bay Area sex offender has reportedly admitted to the 1991 kidnapping of Jaycee Dugard, who was found safe in Concord on Wednesday, 18 years after be...

Missing Girl Reappears After 18 Years

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

By JULIET WILLIAMS and SAMANTHA YOUNG, Associated Press UPDATE PLACERVILLE, Calif. - The father of a man suspected of kidnapping a girl 18 years ag...

Nigeria payment of foreign debt: The largest transfer of wealth in modern time | | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

  By  Emeka Chiakwelu  Nigerian government in the year 2006 paid almost $20 billion to two giant i...

New Hampshire Passes Law Forcing Old People To Watch Gays Marry

The Onion | The Onion | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Read More: Concord, Home News

CONCORD, NH—Less than two weeks after legalizing gay marriage in the state, New Hampshire legislators enacted a new law Tuesday making it......

Cindy McCain headlines "Victory 2008" at NASCAR race

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Steve Parker

Hey, guys and gals! Pack extra suds into that cooler and a heavy load of chew when y'all head down to Lowes Motor Speedway in Concord, North Carolin...

Battle for Concord, NH

Daniel Macht | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Daniel Macht

By Daniel Macht and Lakshmi Gandhi An impromptu rally broke out on Concord's Main Street Monday afternoon as supporters of various candidates rallied...