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NEW HAMPSHIRE: DECLARATION SIGNERS

New HampshireWith the July 4th Holiday hurtling toward us here is a look at the men from the New Hampshire delegation to the Continental Congress in 1776. These were the individuals who signed America’s Declaration of Independence.

NEW HAMPSHIRE – 

###  1. Josiah Bartlett – This M.D. went on to serve as a military doctor for the American forces and was present at the Battle of Bennington, where General John Stark said “Live free or die”, which saying became the New Hampshire state motto.   Continue reading

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COOL-NAMED SPORTS TEAM: SOUTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE UNIVERSITY

SOUTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE UNIVERSITY PENMEN

Location: Manchester, NH 

Conference Affiliation: Northeast 10 Conference 

Site: http://www.snhupenmen.com/landing/index 

Comment: SNHU is noted for its business and accounting programs and the giant quill pen that serves as the flagstaff borne by the Penmen mascot is a Continue reading

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LYNX ADVANCE TO THE YSCC CONFERENCE TOURNAMENT SEMI-FINALS

CONCORD, NH – The NHTI, Concord’s Community College men’s basketball team downed YSCC foe Nashua Community College 101-65 to advance into the YSCC Final Four Championship Tournament.

 Leading NHTI was Terry Williams (Norwich, CT) 18 points with 10 boards, Besfort Syla (Macnhester) 12 points with five rebounds, Continue reading

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