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  • The Manchester School District’s “zeros” explained

    We took to the airwaves to explain just what Manchester School District administrators did in presenting the city’s Smarter Balanced Assessment results.   (more…)

  • How To View the GAL Webcam

    Step One: Click here Step Two: Go to Channel 4 (New Hampshire Family Radio WLMW 90.7) Step Three: Enjoy! *Note: We are not using the webcam too (more…)

  • Wednesday, February 10 in the NH House

    The following is the schedule of sessions and presentations in the New Hampshire House on Wednesday, February 10, 2016.  Published as submitted by the Speaker’s Office. ~ Melanie (more…)

  • Radio Row: Primary Day Broadcast #1

    This morning’s Girard at Large show took place on location at Radio Row.  Below are the approximate time stamps for each interview that took place during our first broadcast.   (more…)

  • Radio Row: Primary Day Broadcast #2

    This morning’s Girard at Large show took place on location at Radio Row.  Below are the approximate time stamps for each interview that took place during our second broadcast.   (more…)

  • NH’s Republican Executive Councilors voting to appoint Common Core Supporters to the Board of Ed?

    While everyone is paying attention to the presidential primary on Tuesday, there is another important vote taking place in New Hampshire on Wednesday too.  On Wednesday, February 10th, the Executive Council will vote on three State Board of Education members. Governor Hassan is asking that the three former board members be reappointed: Helen Honorow, Nashua, District […]

  • On Air News Read for February 9, 2016

    Conservative Republican State Senators issued a statement yesterday reiterating their opposition to the Expanded Madicaid program, which effectively installs Obamacare in our state. (more…)

  • A Busy Day and School Cancellations

    (Hour 1a) Rich started by talking to us about this morning’s exceptionally busy schedule.  He then spoke about school cancellations in Timberlane.  He shared about schools (more…)

  • GOP Debate Review

    (Hours 1b,2a,b) Rich started by commenting on Lady Gaga’s performance at the Superbowl.  He then moved on to the GOP debate.  He spoke about Chris Christie’s attacks on Marco (more…)

  • A Question of Immigration

    (Hour 1c) We were joined this morning by Eva Castillo-Turgeon for the Ins and Outs of Immigration.  She and Rich started by discussing New Hampshire’s (more…)

  • Interview with Eric Trump

    (Hour 2c) We were joined this morning by Eric Trump, son of GOP candidate Donald Trump.  Rich started by asking him about his father’s legacy and they spoke about (more…)

  • Fundraiser for the Chamber

    (Hour 3a) We were joined this morning by Dan Bouchard for Chamber Chat.  Dan started by sharing about some upcoming events.  He introduced Mark Hancock from the (more…)

  • Kimberly Discusses Kasich and Trump

    (Hour 3b) We were joined this morning by Examiner.com’s Kimberly Morin for Political Buzz.  She started by talking to us about an article that she wrote about GOP candidate John Kasich.   (more…)

  • Super Bowl Snacks with Susan

    (Hour 3c) We were joined this morning by Susan Laughlin of New Hampshire Magazine for Quisine City.  She shared Super Bowl leftovers with our Humble Host.   (more…)

  • On Air News Read for February 8, 2016

    The eve of the New Hampshire Primary is upon us and tomorrow it all comes to an end as voters will cast their ballots in the only poll that matters.  (more…)

  • Monday, February 8 in the NH House

    The following is the schedule of meetings in the NH House on Monday, February 8, 2016. Published as submitted by the Speaker’s Office. ~ Melanie (more…)

  • Weather Warning: School Closings

    (Hour 1a) Rich spent the segment going through this morning’s school closings.  Enjoy! (more…)