Past Issues

Out in the snow – 01/20/22

You can still traverse your local trails in the winter, on bike and on foot, with a few upgrades in equipment and attire; just swap your road bike for a fat bike and your running shoes for snowshoes.

Also on the cover, hear what local directors, actors and other theater people have to say about their upcoming shows, p. 10. Taste the Caribbean at a new Nashua restaurant, p. 24. And Felix Cavaliere and Rascals bring their sound to the Palace Theatre, p. 34.

Perhaps more than any other time of year, New Year’s Day is when we are most conscious of the very ...
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Covid-19 update As of Jan 10 As of Jan 14Total cases statewide 223,599 235,898Total current infections statewide 17,208 21,291Total deaths ...
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A look at child care accessibility in New Hampshire Amy Brooks is the executive director of the Early Care and ...
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So much for the 2021 Patriots season. A mostly enjoyable year, at least until it ended in disaster on Sunday ...
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Unemployment claims below pre-Covid numbers Last week’s unemployment claims in New Hampshire were 22.9 percent lower than they were during ...
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Big Events January 20, 2022 and beyond Thursday, Jan. 20 The Concord Garden Club and the League of NH Craftsmen ...
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Performers, playwrights and directors discuss preparing for shows in winter 2022 From familiar classics like The Lion King Jr. to ...
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The latest from NH’s theater, arts and literary communities • Prestigious exhibition at the League: The League of New Hampshire ...
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A seasonal activity that’s accessible to all Winter sports have never appealed to me. Skiing, snowboarding, ice skating — I ...
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Bike the Windham Rail Trail — yes, even in winter By James LeBoeuf news@hippopress.com James LeBoeuf is a local outdoor ...
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Plan what you’ll plant I am probably not the only person who is determined to lose a little weight after ...
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Dear Donna, I came across these in my parents’ basement. Not sure what they are but they seem to be ...
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Family fun for the weekend At the movies Catch some family-friendly screenings at area Chunky’s Cinema Pubs (707 Huse Road, ...
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Barry D’Andrea Shoe store owner Barry D’Andrea is the owner and operator of The Shoe Box, a family shoe store ...
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News from the local food scene • Wine Week called off: New Hampshire Wine Week and the Easterseals Winter Wine ...
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Caribbean Breeze now open in Nashua A new restaurant in Nashua is a one-stop culinary destination for authentic Caribbean eats, ...
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Rib off the Hawg (dry-rubbed slow-roasted St. Louis-style ribs)
Hare of the Dawg Bar & Grill opens in Derry For longtime Derry couple Kevin and Lesley Decker, the restaurant ...
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Celine Costa of Newton is the owner and head chef of Up Street Food Truck (upstreetfoodtruck.wixsite.com/upstreet, upstreetfoodtruck@gmail.com, and on Facebook ...
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Remember all that healthy eating I wrote about a couple weeks ago? Toss it out the window! I know, healthy ...
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Pairing wines with NFL playoff chicken wings It is the NFL playoff season and time to have those football-centered house ...
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The idea had been a solid one: walking around Boston’s North End, comparing the ricotta pie at as many Italian ...
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Bird Friend, Carolyn Know (self-released) Fans of folk revivalists like Karen Dalton and Jackson C. Frank, Manchester local Geoff Himsel ...
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Out of Office, The Big Problem and Bigger Promise of Working from Home, by Charlie Warzel and Anne Helen Petersen ...
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Scream (R) Another girl, another ghostface but same old Woodsboro in Scream, the fifth movie in the Scream series, which ...
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The Tragedy of Macbeth (R) Denzel Washington, Frances McDormand. Joel Coen directs and adapts this Shakespeare play starring Brendan Gleeson, ...
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Local music news & events • Local lights: A music-friendly taphouse and grill kicks off a new weekly series, NH ...
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Ahead of biography, Felix Cavaliere performs Felix Cavaliere’s voice powered hits like “Groovin’,” “I’ve Been Lonely Too Long” and “It’s ...
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Thursday, Jan. 20 Bedford Copper Door: Clint Lapointe, 7 p.m. Brookline Alamo: open mic, 4:30 p.m. Concord Area 23: Paul ...
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