Granite State


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Noun1.Granite State - a state in New EnglandGranite State - a state in New England; one of the original 13 colonies
Dartmouth, Dartmouth College - a college in New Hampshire
U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA, America, the States, U.S. - North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776
New England - a region of northeastern United States comprising Maine and New Hampshire and Vermont and Massachusetts and Rhode Island and Connecticut
capital of New Hampshire, Concord - capital of the state of New Hampshire; located in south central New Hampshire on the Merrimack river
Manchester - largest city in New Hampshire; located in southeastern New Hampshire on the Merrimack river
Portsmouth - a port town in southeastern New Hampshire on the Atlantic Ocean
Merrimack, Merrimack River - a river that rises in south central New Hampshire and flows through Concord and Manchester into Massachusetts and empties into the Atlantic Ocean
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Just as the developers of the proposed Northern Pass electric transmission project have done, the people behind the Granite State Power Link plan have unveiled what they call a "significant benefits package to support economic growth and opportunities along the project's route in New Hampshire.
As Granite State communities rebuild, this declaration will help ensure they receive the resources and assistance they need to fully recover.
Woodburn said the passing of recreational marijuana laws in Massachusetts and Maine is a big motivator for ending pot prohibition in the Granite State.
Granite Bank's loan officers will be available throughout New Hampshire to service customers and fellow community members and provide the best lending programs available in the Granite State.
The ad starts airing across the Granite State on Tuesday, according to Cruz's campaign.
To promote Crews' charitable efforts in the community, Ally presented a USD10,000 grant to Granite State Children's Alliance, a local nonprofit organization that helps children who are victims of child abuse.
com)-- Granite State Electricians, an electrical contractor in Manchester, New Hampshire, is pleased to announce its recent appointment as the commercial electrician for the city's soon-to-be-opened T-Bones Market.
CLINTON - John Riccio threw for 309 yards and five touchdowns as the Clinton Irish Blizzard downed the Granite State Knights, 35-12, at Fuller Field, on Saturday night.
Under its terms, National Grid sold Granite State Electric Co and Energy North Natural Gas Inc to APUCa[euro](tm)s regulated distribution utility Liberty Energy Utilities (New Hampshire) Corp.
The Granite State is the safest in the country, according to a recent ranking by CQ Press that considers rates of murder, rape, aggravated assault, burglary, robbery and motor vehicle theft.
The Granite State, that rugged Republican stronghold tucked in among liberal Massachusetts, "crunchy granola" Vermont, and former bellwether Maine in the northeast corner of the United States, has, or will soon have, a Democratic governor, a Democratic House, a Democratic Senate, a Democratic Governor's Council and two Democratic U.
A whopping 93 percent of Granite State residents in a July University of New Hampshire poll opposed using eminent domain for private development.

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