The New Hampshire Union Leader
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The New Hampshire Union Leader is the largest daily newspaper in the state. Published in Manchester, the largest city in the state, it was founded in 1863 and was called simply The Union Leader from the mid-1970s until April 4, 2005. For years prior to that, it was called the Manchester Union-Leader. The Union Leader was known for the conservative political opinions of its late publisher, William Loeb, and his wife, Elizabeth Scripps “Nackey” Loeb. The Manchester Union Leader, as it was named at the time, assisted in derailing Maine Senator Edmund Muskie’s bid for the 1972 Democratic presidential nomination. Ater Nackey Loeb’s death on January 8, 2000, Joseph McQuaid, the son and nephew of the founders of the New Hampshire Sunday News, Bernard J. and Elias McQuaid, took over as publisher. Share your NH Union Leader Newspaper comments or feature your NH business, contact us.
The New Hampshire Union Leader
In 2009 publisher Joseph McQuaid announced that owing to financial difficulties the Saturday edition of the paper would no longer be distributed outside of the Greater Manchester area and that Saturday content would be moved to a combined Friday/Saturday edition. The New Hampshire Union Leader continues to publish Monday thru Friday and publishes the New Hampshire Sunday News for distribution on Sunday morning. New Hampshire Union Leader also publishes NH Obituaries, and local classified ads in all editions. NewHampshire.com began in 1999. It is an information web portal about New Hampshire and is owned and operated by the New Hampshire Union Leader.
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Newspaper: Union Leader
Address: 100 William Loeb Drive, P.O. Box 9555, Manchester, NH 03108-9555
President and Publisher: Brendan McQuaid
Full Time Employees: 29 plus
Product/Service: Daily Newspaper
Web Site: https://www.unionleader.com
NH News Headlines – New Hampshire Union Leader
- Yard Goats score two in the 9th, steal one from Fisher Cats
Yard Goats score two in the 9th, steal one from Fisher Cats - The Hartford Yard Goats scored two runs in the top of the ninth inning Saturday night to beat the New Hampshire Fisher Cats 5-4 at Northeast Delta Dental Stadium.
- Na overcomes double-bogey to lead, Spieth two back
Na overcomes double-bogey to lead, Spieth two back - (Reuters) — Kevin Na rebounded from a back-nine double-bogey to grab a two-stroke lead as Jordan Spieth moved into a tie for second after three rounds of the Charles Schwab Challenge in Fort Worth, Texas on Saturday.
- Bruins' Cam Neely reflects back on 2011 Stanley Cup championship
Bruins' Cam Neely reflects back on 2011 Stanley Cup championship - Cam Neely’s tenure as Bruins president aligns with five current players who affected his finest hour as an NHL executive.
- Working Press: Chara aiming to make Bruins history
Working Press: Chara aiming to make Bruins history - ZDENO CHARA has so many things to be proud of during an NHL career that just doesn’t want to end.
- Keys to hot streak Bruins riding into Stanley Cup Final
Keys to hot streak Bruins riding into Stanley Cup Final - Inevitable signs of rust will surface for the Bruins when they resume play Monday night at TD Garden for Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final, but their play during the seven-game winning streak they carry into the quest for…