If you walked by Jill Wade outside the Northside Plaza liquor store earlier this month, you would have your nip of good cheer, the alcohol-free kind.READER COMMENTS: 0
AFTER SLOWING DOWN for a few months, the New Hampshire Marine Memorial Commission sprung back to life in 1954.READER COMMENTS: 0
I was sitting inside Milly's Tavern enjoying a complimentary beverage after the Central Shuffle 5K, a fundraiser for the Central Pride Foundation, when it occurred to me that this column has had more...READER COMMENTS: 3
An aide to a Republican congressman had to quit her day job after she made critical comments about the President’s daughters’ dress and comportment at a ceremony where a Thanksgiving...READER COMMENTS: 0
SCRAPING SLUSH Department: While on this past Tuesday and Wednesday much of the state was getting a little bit of snow and a lot of sleet and rain, in the high country north (and just south) of the...READER COMMENTS: 0
DONALD HALL sat in front of an appreciative audience at the Red River Theatre in Concord recently and read from his new book, “Essays After Eighty.” His comments at the reading, his...
Mark Hayward's City Matters: Library namesake rescued from the vault: Elenora Blood Carpenter gets her rightful placeREADER COMMENTS: 2
Last month, in a ceremony to mark the 100th anniversary of the Carpenter Memorial Library, a portrait-sized photograph of Elenora debuted on the library rotunda. The framed print now stands on an...READER COMMENTS: 4
Are Granite Staters living less free every year?READER COMMENTS: 0
Nothing signals the beginning of the Christmas season for me like the annual appearance of Creepy Santa. If you live in Manchester, you know who I am talking about.READER COMMENTS: 0
IT IS HARD to think of New Hampshire without Stacey Cole. Stacey died a week ago and those who knew him — and there were thousands — have been thinking of what the soft-spoken man from...
IT IS HARD to think of New Hampshire without Stacey Cole. Stacey died a week ago and those who knew him — and there were thousands — have been thinking of what the soft-spoken man from...READER COMMENTS: 1
STACEY COLE of West Swanzey was, as people younger than I would say, such a guy. When asked to comment in the New Hampshire Union Leader about his passing, I described him as "courtly" and always a...