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Bailey's Bubble shop in Wolfeboro.

Romney, Fallon betting stakes: Ice cream at 'The Bubble'

Mitt Romney and Jimmy Fallon have a bet, and the stakes are high – a round of ice cream at Bailey’s Bubble.

Tom Chapin strums up some witty, life-affirming songs with positive messages about family, good food and a green earth.

Tom Chapin is talking numbers: specifically, '70'

It’s two days before his birthday, and Tom Chapin, a longstanding voice in contemporary folk, is talking numbers.

Astrology and Psychic Fair planned

Why is Sherlock Holmes still mystifying fans centuries later?

Home and garden show brings signs of spring to Durham

Artwork created by members of DreamCatchers will be auctioned at a fundraiser on April 9 at the New Hampshire Institute of Art.

DreamCatchers to hold fundraiser auction

Seacoast Artist Association challenged area artists to create works that would appeal to a child — or a child within.

Seacoast Artists Association to host reception

Travel & Leisure

An artist's rendering of the reconstructed Balsams Resort in Dixville Notch.

Balsams project leader's vision includes big ideas, ambitious time frame

The rebirth of the Balsams Grand Resort Hotel could also see the return of commercial passenger aviation to the North Country, the resort's developer says.

Londonderry Travel Plaza is open for business

As part of the new Londonderry Travel Plaza at Exit 5 off I-93, the 9,000-square-foot retail store is adjacent to a 24-hour Red Arrow Diner, a Sunoco Travel Center complete with convenience store and 19 fueling stations, and ample parking for trucks, tour buses and recreational vehicles.

Sandy Hall sits at the base of her sculpture, which was the winner this weekend in Jackson.

Snow sculpting attracts competitors to Jackson

Ten teams competed for the New Hampshire snow-sculpting title in Jackson this weekend, and a local team won.

A rental home, among the properties handled by Blue Moose Vacations, offers a tranquil view Ossipee Lake.

Early summer rental benefit as winter takes its toll

This brutal winter got you down? Looking to escape? Well, many blizzard-battered New Englanders already have booked rental lodging hot spots around New Hampshire this summer, especially if their patch of sunshine is on the waterfront.

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Top New Hampshire News

Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas signs an autograph Friday while arriving at the Young America's Foundation's New England Freedom Conference in Nashua.

Cruz: I can rally the right


In his first visit to New Hampshire as a declared candidate for President, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz drew a line in the sand, one that he hopes will separate him from the rest of the pack in a crowded Republican primary.


Report: NH plant species at risk

New report details the effect of climate on flowers in New England.

Guide Lines: Options for open-water fishing

Frozen out: Ice may be with us for a while, but there are some creative things you can do.

Sugarmakers - and maple equipment manufacturers - are always looking for a better mousetrap. In some places traditional buckets are giving way to hanging plastic bags, or 'sak saps', which don't have quite the same aesthetic appeal but may offer other advantages.

Jack Savage: Thinking and waiting for the sap run

Sugarmakers are all wondering what this extraordinary winter will mean to this year's maple syrup production.

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Dining & Food

Quarrybrook hosts Maple Day with outdoor activities

Join the Quarrybrook team to learn what’s going on in the trees to produce maple syrup.

Successful launch for Bedford's Canoe

Canoe paddles into Bedford

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NH People

Eddie Edwards, director of community relations for U.S. Rep. Frank Guinta, R-N.H.,  at his office in Manchester last week.

He's come a long way from a harsh Georgia upbringing

Just as his law enforcement career in New Hampshire was reaching new heights, Eddie Edwards' past in Georgia came rushing back with a telephone call 10 years ago.

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