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The week that was

Bank of America Corp. (BAC) said its second-quarter profit soared 41 percent, easily surpassing Wall Street expectations with a boost from the results of newly acquired FleetBoston Financial Corp. The Charlotte-based banking giant said it earned $3.85 billion, or $1.86…

Who elected this guy? None of us

In their thirst for more of our money, state administrative officials have confused the closing of an inadvertent loophole in the tax code and making a decision to impose new taxes. In doing so, they have crossed the line between…

Goodbrain Academy begins enrollment

Goodbrain Academy of Creative Technology LLC, a computer graphics and Web design training facility in Manchester, has begun accepting enrollment for its courses. Officially launched in April 2004, Goodbrain is a private vocational/art school offering personalized, hands-on training in the…

Manchester site eyed for condos

Brady Sullivan Properties says it plans to build either residential condominiums or a new office tower on part of the eight-acre parcel at 1750 Elm St. in Manchester. Brady Sullivan bought the 12-story tower, formerly known as the New Hampshire…

World trade forum set for Oct. 6

The New Hampshire International Trade Association has set Oct. 6 as the date of “Growing Globally,” its 18th annual World Trade Forum and Governor’s Conference on Trade. The forum, to be held at the Center of New Hampshire in Manchester,…