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Day on the Water

Grab a paddle and jump on a paddleboard, or into a kayak or canoe. Or just sit back and relax on a scenic cruise on a lake or in the ocean.

Also on the cover, the 88th annual League of New Hampshire Craftsmen’s Fair is back this year, and the artisans can’t wait to see you, p. 14. First Barbecue Benefit Bash features local eats, music and more, p. 22. And comedian Ace Aceto brings good clean fun to Chunky’s, p. 36.

New Hampshire got off to a great start leading the nation in vaccination rates but now it’s falling behind just ...
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Covid-19 update As of July 26 As of August 2Total cases statewide 100,286 100,986Total current infections statewide 364 738Total deaths ...
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NH Circuit Court judge recognized for innovative approach The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges has named Judge ...
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It was a week filled with big news from all fronts. Here are some thoughts. News Item: Chaim Conservative at ...
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Rain, rain, go away July 2021 has set the record as the rainiest July documented in southern New Hampshire. According ...
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Big Events August 5, 2021, and beyond Thursday, Aug. 5 The Sunflower Festival at the Coppal House Farm (118 N ...
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Row, row, row your boat Hit the water in a canoe or kayak by Matt Ingersoll When Patrick Malfait founded ...
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League of New Hampshire Craftsmen celebrates return of its annual fair After a year without an in-person fair, artisans from ...
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The latest from NH’s theater, arts and literary communities • A legacy of supporting the arts: Artist and lifelong supporter ...
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What to do about invasives Since ancient times, explorers have brought back seeds and plants from exotic lands. Some, like ...
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Dear Donna, Can you help with a value on this antique box? Mary Dear Mary, Your box that you seem ...
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Family fun for the weekend Family outings • Get kids in the entrepreneurial spirit by seeing other kids sell items ...
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Kayla Panagopoulos Eco-friendly cleaner Kayla Panagopoulos owns Bella’s Eco-friendly Cleaning Service, based in Litchfield, providing interior cleaning services using only ...
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News from the local food scene • Fighting fire with (barbecue) fire: Join Georgia’s Northside of Concord for its first ...
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Local eats, live music and raffles at inaugural Barbecue Benefit Bash For nearly eight months, community organizer and Nashua native ...
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Lucky Moose Casino & Tavern opens in Nashua New Hampshire’s newest casino is now open, complete with daily games of ...
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Jenn Martins of Hudson is the owner of Brickoven Catering (brickovencatering.com, find her on Facebook and Instagram), a mobile food ...
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The second half of summer heralds a rush of locally grown produce. For a cook, it’s an exciting time of ...
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I deeply distrust economics. Yes, I acknowledge that economics provides some convenient answers, but I don’t really trust it. It’s ...
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A look at some wines from Provence It’s summer and the beginning of sunflower season in New Hampshire! Sunflowers evoke ...
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Occurrence, I Have So Much Love To Give (Archie & Fox Records) I usually don’t go for tunes that sound ...
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Wayward, by Dana Spiotta (Knopf, 270 pages) In 2013, New Hampshire author Howard Mansfield published a gorgeous ode to the ...
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Jungle Cruise (PG-13) Dwayne Johnson and Emily Blunt ride the Jungle Cruise, a perfectly enjoyable adaptation of the Disney amusement ...
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Local music news & events • Lifted spirit: Three days of Christian music and faith workshops, Soulfest kicks off Day ...
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Ace Aceto brings the funny to Chunky’s Ace Aceto thinks that right now is a great time to be a ...
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