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  • In Scotland, two sides rally on eve of independence vote

    In Scotland, two sides rally on eve of independence vote
    Scotland was a flurry of last-minute campaign activity hours before voting was to begin Thursday on a referendum to determine whether it would leave Britain. Advocates on both sides of the debate — “yes” for independence and “no&...
  • Please Scotland, don't break up with England

    Please Scotland, don't break up with England
    Britain is on the brink. Our once solid little island is now moments away from possible extinction as Scotland prepares to vote on its future -- a referendum that will make or break a union formed more than 300 years ago. The entire debacle has gone...
  • Scottish secession favored in poll for first time

    Scottish secession favored in poll for first time
    The race for Scottish independence reached a new level of intensity Monday after a weekend opinion poll showed a majority of voters for the first time favoring secession from the United Kingdom. Increased uncertainty over Scotland's future resulted in...
  • Manchester PZC Approves Residential Uses In Business Zone

    Manchester PZC Approves Residential Uses In Business Zone
    MANCHESTER — The planning and zoning commission has approved a regulation change that would allow the new owner of a former mill on the Manchester Green to convert part of the building into apartments. The former Glastonbury Knitting Co. factory at...
  • Old Manchester Mill Property Sells For About $2 Million

    Old Manchester Mill Property Sells For About $2 Million
    MANCHESTER — An old mill that has hosted a variety of businesses has been sold for $1.95 million, the town clerk said Monday. Roger Samuels sold the property at 501 East Middle Turnpike to an outfit called Saint Rabon Private Equity, LLC, of...
  • Save the date: 'Outlander' premieres Aug. 9

    Save the date: 'Outlander' premieres Aug. 9
    All the Heughligans and "Outlander" finally have their datebooks marked: Starz has announced its adaptation of Diana Gabaldon's book series will premiere 8 p.m. CT Aug. 9. In the story, WW II combat nurse Claire Randall gets swept back to 1743 Scotland,...
  • Royal Bank of Scotland to pay $150 million for misleading investors

    Royal Bank of Scotland to pay $150 million for misleading investors
    The Royal Bank of Scotland has agreed to pay more than $150 million to the Securities and Exchange Commission to resolve allegations it deceived investors in a 2007 mortgage-backed security offering. The bank was accused of describing the mortgages as...
  • Saving The New England Cottontail Rabbit

    Saving The New England Cottontail Rabbit
    This is a wild bunny alert: Our New England cottontail rabbit is in trouble. It won't be much of a surprise to learn that we're to blame. Perhaps it will lessen the guilt to know state and federal environmentalists — and a few conservation-...
  • Local Primaries Bring Out The Best And Worst

    On Tuesday there will be primary elections in 20 … excuse me, 21 towns here in … I beg your pardon, 22 towns. The official number kept changing last week because towns get so excited about these primaries that they forget to tell the...
  • Pictures in the News | February 11, 2013

     
    Pictures in the News | February 11, 2013...
  • News to use

    Here are some of the more interesting deals, websites and other travel tidbits that came across our desk recently: July 30 is the deadline to register to compete in the Epson World Shootout Underwater Photo Grand Prix. Both pro and amateur...
  • Why is Scotland Yard in London?

    Why is Scotland Yard in London?
    Of all the questions to arise out of the Rupert Murdoch hearings (including: Shaving foam? Really?) one of the more intriguing is why London calls its police force Scotland Yard. The parliamentary hearings on the phone hacking scandal are looking, in...