$125,000 Raised for Memorial Bridge Lighting 

A committee raising money to light up a new bridge connecting New Hampshire and Maine has reached $125,000. The goal is reach $200,000 for the Memorial Bridge, which is under construction and expected to open in July. It will replace a nearly 90-year-old bridge connecting Portsmouth, N.H., and Kittery, Maine. Discussions have included installing LED lights to illuminate the bridge’s towers, piers and a memorial plaque.