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Ribbon is cut on new Super Wal-Mart

Grand opening today drew a big crowd – and ‘Big Family Day’ is set for Sat. April 23, fun, food and giveaways.

Dean Kamen sure knows how to make an entrance

Worlds will collide on April 26 in a way that, frankly, Dean Kamen probably imagined because, well, he’s an imaginative kind of guy. And because this is why he started FIRST Robotics in the first place.

DES expands testing into Manchester of water contamination connected to Saint-Gobain

The New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services on April 13 announced new and updated drinking water well test results for perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) in Litchfield, Manchester (on Brown Avenue) and Merrimack, and that the private-well water testing area is being expanded from a 1-mile to a 1.5-mile radius from the Saint-Gobain facility in Merrimack.

Investing in New Hampshire Forum April 19 at Dyn

Three New Hampshire institutions – Live Free & Start, the NH Charitable Foundation, and the NH Community Loan Fund − have teamed up to answer that question for Granite State investors and prospective investors. The third in their series of public forums, Investing in New Hampshire, will be held at Dyn in Manchester on April 19 from 4:30 to 7 p.m.

Gold Street neighbors brace for Wal-Mart grand opening

Ward 9 Alderman Barbara Shaw has been fielding complaints in advance of the Wal-Mart Superstore’s grand opening on April 20. She has already planned a neighborhood meeting for April 11 at 7 p.m. for those who live in the Beech Hill apartment complex. They are concerned about the new traffic patterns on Gold Street, and how it may change their quality of life.

Opponents ‘will do whatever it takes’ to stop Mount Sunapee expansion after 3-2 vote

“The Friends of Mount Sunapee is committed to protecting Mount Sunapee, will continue to stand firm against expansion, and will take all steps necessary, including court action, to protect the interests of the citizens of New Hampshire for generations to come,” said a statement released by Catherine Bushueff, a FOMS volunteer.

Countdown to Super Wal-Mart: Road closures set for April 18

In advance of the anticipated Walmart grand opening on Gold Street on April 20, 2016, Manchester Police are advising motorists to be aware that on Monday, April 18 gates will be lowered and both Gold Street and Sewall Street will no longer be open to through-traffic.

Coming soon, Market Basket, the movie: Money, jealousy, vengeance, and groceries

For those who miss the daily updates about the family feud, workers’ allegiance to Artie T, customer loyalty and the final outcome, there’s this: “We the People: The Market Basket Effect” will be shown for a limited time in theaters in and around Boston starting April 14, including three NH showings.

GSOP $5K flash fundraiser to buy extended work visa for staff member

The H1-B visa is a non-immigrant visa that allows U.S. companies to hire professionals from outside the U.S. for a designated period of time. Katusiime’s application needs to be filed by April 1 in order for her to have a chance at receiving the extension, says Saray Jane Knoy, GSOP Executive Director.