August 2014

Articles

Music Memorabilia at Thrifty's Second Hand Stuff

Thrifty's in Manchester is much more than a place to buy vintage vinyl - it's also a music venue and museum.

Grandma Gatewood's Walk

The story of how Emma Gatewood, mother of 11 and grandmother of 23, hiked the 2,050-mile Appalachian Trail from Georgia to Maine three times.

Designing With Tile

How to add style to the functional areas of your home with decorative tile.

Reluctant Hero Ryan Pitts

In July, President Obama presented the Medal of Honor to Ryan Pitts during a ceremony at the White House.

Potter Paul Haigh

Paul Haigh of Londonderry, who began in the field of statistical chemistry, now creates jugs and flasks inspired by history.

Interview With George Hosker-Bouley of Portsmouth Underbelly Tour

Dig up a little historical dirt on one of New Hampshire's most scenic towns with George Hosker-Bouley.

The Wildman Biathlon at Wildcat Mountain

Billed as “New England’s toughest single-day, multi-sport event,” the Wildman Biathlon at Wildcat Mountain is celebrating its 26th year on August 9.

Explaining Menopause

Menopause brings changes and challenges — more than you might think.

Your Letters From the August 2014 Issue

A Close Encounter With Betty Hill

In time for the Exeter UFO Festival happening at the end this month (August 30), David Mendelsohn reveals how he met and photographed one of America’s most famous alien abductees, Betty Hill.

Late Summer Weekend Trip to Newfound Lake

Those lazy days of late summer are perfect for a weekend of exploring New Hampshire’s secret lake

Summer Vodka Infusions With General John Stark Vodka

General John Stark Vodka from Flag Hill Winery & Distillery is a great choice for making vodka fruit infusions.

Find Real Raw Milk at Huckins Farm

A visit to Huckins Farm in New Hampton feels like stepping back In time.

Author Joyce Maynard at the MacDowell Colony

Picture yourself in a cabin in the woods with nothing to do but produce a lasting and meaningful work of pure art…

Beware of Summer

Go ahead - just try and relax.

Working After Retirement

Retirement doesn't always mean the end of working. Many of today's retirees are choosing to take on new jobs after they retire.

Five Delicious NH Lobster Dishes

Dripping with butter. Steamed and split. Fresh succulent lobster is on hand throughout New Hampshire. We picked a few favorite spots to inspire you to get on the road and get yours. Lobster bibs are waiting.

Roam Café

You'll find tastes from around the world - with seasonal flair - at this Wilton, NH restaurant.

A 19th-Century Landscape Painting Appraisal

A 19th-century landscape painting is an example of the Hudson River School and was inspired by the work of the noted artist Thomas Chambers.

Ultimate Local Eating Experience - The Festival of Earthly Delights

Taste your way around New Hampshire all in once place on August 10 at the Festival of Earthly Delights in Haverhill, NH.

Four Easy Day Trips on the Connecticut River

Though some ambitious paddlers have traveled the river from its source to the ocean, this great recreational resource offers a number of day trips ideal for even the novice canoer.

Arts Unleashed

Will NH Repeal the Death Penalty?

New Hampshire is getting closer to repealing the death penalty.

Exeter, NH Offers Fantastic Shopping

Our retail expert met her match in Exeter. There isn't one single shop you should skip in this charming town.

Calendar

Featured Events

  • CraftAlive

    10.19.14

    CraftAlive is a benefit for the League of NH Craftsmen that includes a silent auction, craft demonstrations, seasonal light fare, desserts and...

  • NH Brewfest

    10.25.14

    Held on the grounds of Redhook Ale Brewery, this event is a special fundraiser for the Prescott Park Arts Festival in...

  • NH Open Doors

    11.08.14

    Experience the best New Hampshire has to offer during this weekend-long touring and shopping event. Enjoy special events, including craft...

  • Alex Preston - Second Show Added

    11.08.14

    Mont Vernon, NH native and "American Idol" top three finalist, Alex Preston will be "coming home" to the Capitol Center for the...

  • The Distiller's Showcase of Premium Spirits

    11.20.14

    The Showcase’s inaugural event in 2013 was a huge success. This year the benefit for the Animal Rescue League of NH will be bigger and better...


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