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Louis Escobar — shown with friend in a file photo — is still rehabbing at Newport Hospital.

Portsmouth fireworks to go on — without Louis

Portsmouth fireworks to go on — without Louis

Above: Louis Escobar — shown with friend in a file photo — is still rehabbing at Newport Hospital. Photo by Richard W. Dionne Jr. PORTSMOUTH — Despite hopes that he would be home in time for his annual fireworks display Saturday night, it appears dairy farmer Louis Escobar will remain laid up in a hospital bed on Independence

Dairy farmer Louis Escobar of Highland Farm could not attend Monday’s Town Council meeting because he was injured in a fall from his tractor Thursday morning. This photo was taken on his farm in April 2013. Photo by Richard W. Dionne Jr.

Portsmouth farmers may seek permits for special events

Above: Dairy farmer Louis Escobar of Highland Farm could not attend Monday’s Town Council meeting because he was injured in a fall from his tractor Thursday morning. This photo was taken on his farm in April 2013. Photo by Richard W. Dionne Jr. PORTSMOUTH — Saying it needs to do whatever it can to help Portsmouth

Mathew Palmer, 5, pretends he’s driving an excavator brought to the Touch-a-Truck event by East Coast Construction.

Touch-a-Truck raises $3,200 for Portsmouth library

Above: Mathew Palmer, 5, pretends he’s driving an excavator brought to the Touch-a-Truck event by East Coast Construction. Photo by Jim McGaw. PORTSMOUTH — This was better than being a kid in a candy store. At Saturday’s Touch-a-Truck, the Portsmouth Free Public Library’s annual fund-raiser, kids get to climb into some BIG vehicles and act out their

Louis Escobar, here posing with a friend, dresses up in Patriotic garb for every Independence Day. “I’m Uncle Sam’s brother,” he says. Photo by Richard W. Dionne Jr.

Portsmouth fireworks moved to Saturday

PORTSMOUTH — Mother Nature has other plans for Louis Escobar’s fireworks, which he had originally planned to shoot from his Highland Farm Friday night, July 4. “Listening to the weatherman, Saturday looks a little more realistic,” the dairy farmer said Tuesday. That was confirmed today when Portsmouth police announced that the fireworks were being moved to

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