flag http://nhpr.org en Whatever Floats Your Flag http://nhpr.org/post/whatever-floats-your-flag <p>In most downtowns across America, there are a handful of staple successful businesses: the pizza place, the hardware store, the movie theater. &nbsp;<br><br>Then there are the niche stores that never seem to last long, the kind that make you wonder, can someone make a living selling just that?<br><br>In downtown Concord, N.H., that store might be Flagworks Over America.&nbsp; And as its name implies, it sells only flags.</p><p><em>Patrick: “That’s a 48-star cotton flag that belonged to my wife’s grandfather, and it use to fly over in the Chicago area out in front of their house…”</em></p> Thu, 30 Aug 2012 18:45:00 +0000 Zach Nugent 11027 at http://nhpr.org Whatever Floats Your Flag (Please) Stand for the Pledge of Allegiance http://nhpr.org/post/please-stand-pledge-allegiance <p>A <a href="http://www.gencourt.state.nh.us/legislation/2012/HB1146.html">bill </a>requiring New Hampshire students to stand during the Pledge of Allegiance passed a house committee today.</p><p>&quot;Standing is a sign of&nbsp;national patriotism,&quot; says Republican Representative&nbsp;Lawrence Kappler.</p> Tue, 14 Feb 2012 21:48:47 +0000 Todd Bookman 1885 at http://nhpr.org (Please) Stand for the Pledge of Allegiance