Past Issues

Retro Games – 10/14/21

Arcade games, bowling, Dungeons & Dragons… they were fun way back when, and they’re still fun today. Find out where to go to play some classic games, plus how they’ve changed over the years.

Also on the cover, follow the Great New Hampshire Autumn Tour with the Hippo’s exclusive pull-out map, p. 24 & 25. And try some new beers or old favorites at Manchester Brewfest, p. 26, and fresh bagels at the new Simit Cafe, p. 27.

A graphic the shape of the state of New Hampshire, filled in with the New Hampshire flag made up of the crest of New Hampshire on a blue field.
Covid-19 update As of Oct 4 As of Oct 11Total cases statewide 122,054 125,743Total current infections statewide 3,502 3,941Total deaths ...
Read More
portrait of young man smiling outside
SNHU student recognized for civic leadership Jonathan Weinberg, a Concord resident and student at Southern New Hampshire University, will be ...
Read More
Photo of assorted sports equipment for football, soccer, tennis, golf, baseball, and basketball
The baseball playoffs are underway, having gotten started nicely when the Sox croaked the Yanks 6-2 in the play-in game ...
Read More
A graphic the shape of the state of New Hampshire, filled in with the New Hampshire flag made up of the crest of New Hampshire on a blue field.
Yeah, you heard that right That boom you heard Sunday might have been a meteor, scientists are saying. According to ...
Read More
man in costume paddling in giant pumpkin boat
Big Events October 14, 2021 and beyond Friday, Oct. 15 It’s a big weekend for local theater with two plays ...
Read More
old fashioned skeeball game
Arcades, bowling alleys and game shops to level up your game night High scores Classic video gaming at New Hampshire’s ...
Read More
man spray painting graffiti mural onto wall made of cellophane
Virtual interaction for Nashua’s annual event For the second year, ArtWeek Nashua is going to be a mainly virtual event, ...
Read More
The latest from NH’s theater, arts and literary communities • Handmade by women: Girls at Work (200 Bedford St., Manchester), ...
Read More
wooden basket of potatos on stand in front of table displaying corn
Tips for putting away veggies Like any industrious squirrel, I am getting food stored and ready for winter. Even if ...
Read More
Family fun for the weekend Early tricks and treats Charmingfare Farm (774 High St. in Candia; visitthefarm.com) will begin three ...
Read More
antique decorative silver bowl with bird foot stand
Dear Donna, Can you provide me any information on this item? It’s a wood church bank with a slot on ...
Read More
portrait of a young dark skinned woman smiling in front of a body of water
Kamini Jorgensen Nonprofit events coordinator Kamini Jorgensen recently joined Stay Work Play NH, a nonprofit dedicated to promoting New Hampshire ...
Read More
Red round icon that reads Weekly Dish
News from the local food scene • Bookstore cafe reopens: Gibson’s Bookstore (45 S. Main St., Concord) has refitted and ...
Read More
man behind event table pouring beer sample
Manchester Brewfest returns Normally held in late July, the Manchester Brewfest is a fall affair this year — the event ...
Read More
cafe coffee maker pouring coffee into cardboard cup
Simit Cafe opens in Nashua Remzi Kahya grew up working at his father’s shop, the Bagel Cafe on Hanover Street ...
Read More
portrait of woman in front of wooden background
Victoria Mellen of Derry is the owner of Mama V’s Kitchen (mamavskitchen@yahoo.com, and on Facebook @mamavskitchennh), a weekly meal prep ...
Read More
three cookies piled on plate
Looking at the name of this recipe, you may think, “Now I know what I will do with all the ...
Read More
counter top with martini glass, drink shaker, and slices of lemon
The first time I made my new commute, I used a GPS app to get to work and spent my ...
Read More
three bottles of wine on gray background
This California region’s wines deserve a closer look When one thinks of American wines, what first come to mind are ...
Read More
Shakespeare & the Blues, Rhapsodic (Nouveau Electric Records) This was presented to me as an example of avant trip-hop; I ...
Read More
book cover for Chasing Eden
Chasing Eden, A Book of Seekers by Howard Mansfield (Bauhan Publishing, 216 pages) Sy Montgomery and Howard Mansfield, who live ...
Read More
still from No Time To Die movie
No Time To Die (PG-13) Daniel Craig appears to be having some actual fun as James Bond in the long ...
Read More
Local music news & events • Wicked funny: Headlining a standup comedy showcase, Nick Giasullo is a Boston funny man ...
Read More
portrait of older man with long white hair on dark background
Q & A with Rick Wakeman Along with his work with Yes and a large catalog of solo albums, Rock ...
Read More

Click to read our E-Edition PDF for FREE.
Our advertiser supported e-edition will always be free to view and download.

Terms of Service

STAY IN THE LOOP WITH

The Hippo's Long Weekend

Get FREE weekly briefs on local food, music, arts, and more!