Rochester http://nhpr.org en With No Federal Funding, Nashua After School Program Forced To Close http://nhpr.org/post/no-federal-funding-nashua-after-school-program-forced-close <p></p><p>The end of the school year in Nashua marks the end of the line for an after school program that organizers say was vital for the city’s middle school students.</p><p> Tue, 24 Jun 2014 18:11:32 +0000 Michael Brindley 50765 at http://nhpr.org With No Federal Funding, Nashua After School Program Forced To Close NH Man Who Killed Parents Earns Conditional Parole http://nhpr.org/post/nh-man-who-killed-parents-earns-conditional-parole <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">A 31-year-old New Hampshire man who has spent more than half his life in prison for killing his parents when he was 14 can be freed if he completes counseling and learns the skills he'll need to return to society.</p><p> Thu, 05 Dec 2013 20:34:42 +0000 Associated Press 39634 at http://nhpr.org Back to School Already? First Day at State's First Magnet School http://nhpr.org/post/back-school-already-first-day-states-first-magnet-school <p>Here&rsquo;s a sentence you don&rsquo;t hear much: today is August 7<sup>th</sup>... the first day of school.</p><p>Rochester&rsquo;s <a href="http://rochesterschools.com/Maple/index.html">Maple Street Elementary School </a>is reopening this year as the state&rsquo;s first Magnet School: an experiment in school reform that involves a longer school year and a specialized curriculum.</p> Tue, 07 Aug 2012 20:52:16 +0000 Sam Evans-Brown 10330 at http://nhpr.org Back to School Already? First Day at State's First Magnet School Water Tank Leak Forces Evacuation in Rochester http://nhpr.org/post/water-tank-leak-forces-evacuation-rochester <p>A leaking two million gallon water tank in Rochester forced residents to evacuate their homes today.</p><p>A Rochester resident reported hearing a crash or banging sound coming from a 90 foot&nbsp; water tank around noon Tuesday.</p><p>Water department crews saw water gushing from the bottom of the cylindrical tank.</p><p>Rochester police ordered nearby residents to evacuate and detoured traffic around the scene. City Engineer Peter Norson&nbsp;says that the tank doesn&#39;t appear to be in danger of collapsing.</p> Tue, 13 Dec 2011 22:39:17 +0000 Roger Wood 878 at http://nhpr.org Water Tank Leak Forces Evacuation in Rochester