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Thoreau is Alive (and Crankier Than Ever) on His 200th Birthday

Peter Mandel | Posted 01.30.2017 | Home
Peter Mandel

In a recent piece in the Book Review section of The New York Times ("Celebrating Two Centuries of Thoreau") John Williams reminds us that "if the air ...

Louisa May Alcott's House: Telling the Story

Kate Kelly | Posted 12.07.2014 | Home
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 | Home

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

David Lohr

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

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 | Home

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

Dems Find A Way To Annoy NASCAR Crowd

Posted 06.27.2012 | Home

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 | Home
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 | Home
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 | Home

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...

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

WCVB Boston | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

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

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...

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...

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 international syndicate...

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 | Home
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...