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Arts & Entertainment

Cello virtuoso Dave Eggar and singer/songwriter Amber Rubarth serves up a night of folk song, stories and grooves through the ages at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 30, in a Monadnock Folklore Society show at The Walden School's Heberton Hall, 76 Winter St., Keene.

Cello virtuoso Dave Eggar and singer/songwriter Amber Rubarth to perform in Keene

Cello virtuoso Dave Eggar and singer/songwriter Amber Rubarth serves up a night of folk song, stories and grooves through the ages at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 30, in a Monadnock Folklore Society show at The Walden School's Heberton Hall, 76 Winter St., Keene.

'Over the Pub' a humorous take on Irish family

Part Neil Simon-esque comedy and part “Angela's Ashes” poignancy, 'Over the Pub' is a heartwarmingly humorous look at a family's struggle to maintain normalcy amid the daily dramas of life in 1960s Ireland.

A taxi driver is guilt-ridden when his son and daughter — who don't know they are related — discover the 'amazing coincidence' that their fathers have the same name.

Double lives drive apart taxi driver, families

Karen Morgan & Pony Express to play Henniker concert July 29

Shakespeare in the Park shows scheduled

From left, lead characters Laura Wicik and Colin Coviello from a scene in the Pinkerton Academy student film “Inhale.” Also shown is fellow Pinkerton student Devin Cox.

Pinkerton students' film up for awards in NH film fest

Flynn Luscombe, 1, of Keene with his mom Katy Luscombe enjoys his first Night of 1,000 Cupcakes in Jaffrey Thursday.

At Jaffrey event, they say, 'Let them eat (cup)cake'

Travel & Leisure

Wallis Sands State Beach is perfect for young kids to enjoy their boogie boards.

Four NH state parks celebrate 50th anniversary

In 1964, Clough State Park in Weare; Greenfield State Park in Greenfield; Wallis Sands State Beach in Rye and Mount Washington State Park in Sargents Purchase were preserved forever.

Swing band to perform Sunday at Manchester bandstand

The Friends of Stark Park welcome the New Legacy Swing Band at the bandstand Sunday at 2 p.m. at the park on River Road.

Deerfield Heritage Commission offers glimpse into town's storied history

For the fourth time this year, Deerfield officials are partnering with the New Hampshire Humanities Council to host a program aimed at educating locals to the rich arts and history within the Granite State.

Launch of Derry councilor's Spacetown T-Shirt campaign delayed

DERRY--The launch of a town councilor's plan to use T-Shirts to help revive Derry's Spacetown USA Theme has encountered a slight problem.

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New Hampshire Community Seafood board member and fisherman Jamie Hayward holds some of his fresh catch. The Portsmouth-based community-supported fishery delivers fresh-caught fish to 13 communities across the state.

Next sign-up begins Aug. 11 for community-supported fishery

New Hampshire Community Seafood (NHCS) was created to be a type of “farm share for fish,” according to Sarah Vanhorn, manager of the community supported fishery.

John Harrigan's Woods, Water & Wildlife: Pigs, ATV update and the bear facts

IN A RECENT talk, pigs came up - not in persona, from the crowd, but more remotely. The subject being raised, I had a lot of things to say about pigs.

Vetch grows as a vine and intertwines itself with whatever is in its path.

Nature Talks: Residents of a vacant lot

A couple of weeks ago, I had an appointment for some maintenance on my car.

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Dining & Food

A funky take on an old-world pub at Harlow's in Peterborough

Harlow's Pub in downtown Peterborough is much more than just a bar with food.

A fine California white with Texas roots

It’s one of those weeks again — one of those weeks when I come across a very good wine that deserves a column all to itself, thanks to the California’s Truchard family, which has been growing and making wine for some time in the Napa Valley.

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Life & Culture

Enzo Scott, 8, of Auburn feels the runoff as Garden Manager Tracy Morley pours water on a clump of straw while giving a lesson in the 4-H Teaching Garden at Massabesic Audubon Center in Auburn last week. Also pictured is Jacob Sevigny, 10, of Bedford.

More than plants grow in 4-H Teaching Garden

Lessons in helping others are growing in a garden plot on the grounds of the Massabesic Audubon Center.


NH People

The Rockingham Community Action Outreach Center in Derry.

Rockingham Community Action Center reaches out to help Derry's needy

Since opening in 2012, the Rockingham Community Action Outreach Center has quietly been making a difference in the lives of people who have fallen on hard times, administrators say.

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