To remind us what a true hero looks and acts like, we’ve enlisted a local historian and an entire class of illustration students from the NH Institute of Art to illuminate the essential words and deeds of the man who set the standard for selfless heroics.
By Janice Webster Brown, Illustrated by NHIA Students
Do you know about the Hutchinson Family Singers? We're guessing the answer is "no." It's time you learned about this once-famous Milford family that used song to advocate for emancipation in the years leading up to the Civil War.
Adventure awaits in the North Country, but it lacks that unique vibe to lure travelers from afar. Until now. A group of young Granite Staters — guides, instructors, store owners and even brewers — are determined to make the world North of the Notches a cool place to explore and to call home.
The Granite State is known as a place where women’s contributions are valued and recognized. But the next generation of women seems poised to crank things up a notch and boldly go where no one has gone before.
Profiles compiled by the New Hampshire Magazine staff
There are dozens of non-profit animal shelters, farms and facilities, breed rescue groups and pet adoption agencies across the state. Here are rescue stories with happy endings and information on how you can help.