"> en-us Report NH named the state with the fastest personal income growth from March 2015-16 NH ranks first in the top 10 states that experienced personal income growth of at least 4 percent for the 12 months ending March 30, 2016, compared with a year earlier. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 20:49:00 EST Stacey Cole's Nature Talks Warbler 'wave' was more of a 'ripple' Warbler watching can be very exhilarating, indeed. I lovingly recall those earlier days when more than a dozen species of warblers would make themselves known by appearance and by voice. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 19:32:00 EST Clock still runs with help from Candia church members For nearly 140 years, the clock of the First Baptist Church in Candia has been a visible - and important - part of the town's historic village. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 14:39:00 EST Book focuses on Bedford men of the Civil War Albert R. Holbrook, who was born and lived in Bedford, was killed in 1864 while fighting for the Union army during the Civil War. Austin H. Tucker, another town resident, was captured at the Battle of the Crater in Virginia while serving as a Union soldier and was later released. Griggs Holbrook, another soldier from Bedford, died in a... Fri, 29 Jul 2016 13:18:00 EST Hiker rescued after fall on Mt. Madison's Osgood Trail A man who has hiked the Appalachian Trail from Georgia to New Hampshire had to be rescued Thursday afternoon after falling while descending the Osgood Trail on Mt. Madison in Pinkham Notch. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 03:17:00 EST NH Club News Preservation society offers art show in Effingham The final day of the Effingham Preservation Society's art show featuring locally connected artists will be from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday. Many of the pieces also are for sale. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 21:51:00 EST Atkinson teen campers serve lunch as senior citizens dish out stories Wednesday marked an annual tradition in Atkinson, with senior campers at the town's youth summer program serving lunch to the senior citizens of the community. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 21:51:00 EST Nashua takes closer look at restaurant plan Nashua planners will review a proposal next week to construct a large restaurant in the center of the Nashua Technology Park. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 18:29:00 EST Bat habitat may delay Plaistow public safety complex project Local officials are going a little batty after learning that a possible bat habitat next to the town's public safety complex will force a delay in construction of an 8.5 million expansion and renovation project. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 20:15:00 EST No winners in Powerball, jackpot grows to 478m No one won the multi-state Powerball jackpot on Wednesday, pushing the grand prize to 478 million, the fifth largest in the game's history and the eighth-biggest lottery prize ever in the United States, officials said. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 21:51:00 EST Goffstown woman leaves generous legacy Eleanor Porritt, a longtime Goffstown resident, remembered several town organizations in her will when she died in May 2013. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 14:43:00 EST NH Club Notes Moultonborough society plans dinner dance The Moultonborough Historical Society is hosting a dinner dance as a fundraiser from 530 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 6, at the Moultonborough Lions Club Hall on Old Route 109. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 23:41:00 EST Women from around the world discover tools for confidence Two dozen women from around the world 8212 visiting the United States on an international leadership program 8212 stopped by an Elm Street nonprofit organization Wednesday to hear about and test-drive a power tool or two. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 23:39:00 EST 'Father of the Bride' none too pleased about nuptials The Majestic Theatre is vowing to stage 'Father of the Bride' at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at the Derry Opera House, 29 West Broadway. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:40:00 EST Boston-bred comedian Lenny Clarke to bring laughter to Rochester Lenny Clarke, the Boston-bred comedian and actor known as Uncle Teddy on the FX comedy-drama 'Rescue Me' 2004-2001 and films including 'Me, Myself, and Irene,' 'Rounders,' 'There's Something About Mary' and 'Southie,' will perform Friday at the Rochester Opera House in City Hall, 31... Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:28:00 EST 'Garden railroad' blooms at Union museum this weekend More than flowers are blooming in the summer landscape at the Heritage Park Railroad Museum, 1 Chapel St., in the village of Union this weekend. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:28:00 EST 'Peyton Place' controversy still swirls around Gilmanton Sixty years ago Grace Metalious published her blockbuster book 'Peyton Place,' and the controversy it stirred up continues to swirl around the Granite State. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:28:00 EST North Carolina duo set to play Prescott Park festival Mandolin Orange, set to play Prescott Park Arts Festival in Portsmouth at 7 p.m. Sunday, serves up a mix of bluegrass, gospel, country, folk and pop. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:28:00 EST Chris Robinson Brotherhood bringing vibe to Plymouth The Chris Robinson Brotherhood will play a 630 p.m. show Sunday at The Flying Monkey Movie House and Performance Center, 39 Main St., Plymouth. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:28:00 EST Halcyon Music Festival presents trio of chamber concerts Halcyon Music Festival continues today with 'Made in the U.S.A.' at Rye Congregational Church, and 'The Four B's 8212 Bach, Beethoven, Bolcom, Brahms' Friday and 'The Final Serenade' Saturday, both at St. John's Episcopal Church. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:28:00 EST Harp master James Montgomery taking over Tupelo Harpist, singer and bandleader James Montgomery will play the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, at 8 p.m. Friday. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:28:00 EST Opera North unveils trio of mainstage musical theater productions Opera North, a premiere professional summer music festival in the Upper Valley, will unveil three mainstage shows this summer at the Lebanon Opera House Giacomo Puccini's 'Tosca,' Andrew Lloyd Webber's 'Evita' and Gaetano Donizetti's 'Daughter of the Regiment.' Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:28:00 EST Fairy tale bad guy goes on trial in Derry Was the scary wolf at the heart of popular fairy tales born bad, or was he made that way? Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:28:00 EST Toll of church bell to welcome Hebron Fair to town common The last Saturday in July will see the quiet, picturesque Hebron Common once again transformed into a busy fairground. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:28:00 EST James Taylor headed to Gilford James Taylor, a Grammy winner whose poetic folk-rockpop style has made him one of the best-selling artists in charted music history, will play the Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion at 8 p.m. Monday, Aug. 1, with his All-Star Band. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:28:00 EST Standup genius dishes on Brexit, marathons and his heroes Eddie Izzard, one of Britain's all-time most successful entertainers, has been called 'the lost Python' by legendary master of the absurd John Cleese of Monty Python fame. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:28:00 EST Obstacle course a good metaphor for not getting mired in muck Let's face it In life, muck happens, but Mudderella New England's motto 8212 'Own Your Strong' 8212 suggests people are much tougher than they think, even when literally slogging through sludge. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:28:00 EST We will remember her Sarah McLachlan on NH tour stop, her kids, those haunting ASPSCA commercials Before Grammy-winning singer and songwriter Sarah McLachlan could take the time to talk about her career, she had something important to do. 'Sorry, I am running late,' McLachlan said on the phone. 'I had to walk the dog.' Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:28:00 EST Great whites off cape raise alarm, but NH beaches are safe 8230 probably With temperatures soaring into the 90s and thousands of beachgoers flocking to the ocean in waves this week, reports of great white sharks off the coast of Massachusetts have some scanning the horizon for dorsal fins off the New Hampshire seacoast. But experts say the odds of spotting one of these super predators are far better on your television... Wed, 27 Jul 2016 17:42:00 EST Meat from North Haverhill processor recalled for possible E. coli contamination A North Haverhill meat processing plant is recalling approximately 8,800 pounds of raw beef that could be contaminated with E. coli, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 09:31:00 EST Our Gourmet Turkish delights in Hillsborough A Turkish welcome in Hillsborough Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:41:00 EST If grilling has lost its thrill by mid-summer, make up some dough and try something new Pizza The grill is a powerful backyard workhorse 8212 fire it up and you can cook your meals without heating up your kitchen. But by mid-summer, the thrill of the grill can wear off, and finding new things to cook can become a chore. But have you grilled pizza? Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:41:00 EST Tasting Notes with Jim Beauregard For the hot days of summer, look to Belgium Sipping in the hot weather Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:41:00 EST People pay respects as Orford firefighter is brought home Firefighters, police and citizens showed their support for an Orford firefighter who died at a Lyme brush fire on Sunday. Orford Fire Chief Terry Straight said Charles Waterbury would not have wanted all the fanfare on the trip from Concord Hospital to a Vermont funeral home. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:40:00 EST Rochester girl who met Justin Bieber loses cancer battle Karlee Drew, 10, loved dance, softball and swimming, and had fought cancer since she was 7 years old. Family and friends are heartbroken after she lost that battle this weekend. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 13:04:00 EST Pet-Friendly New Hampshire Vacations Are you the parent of the four-legged variety? Do you long for a vacation with your best friend? Have you had a hard time finding a place where your pooch is welcome? We have too. Imagine our surprise when we found out there are a lot of places that your pup is welcome in New Hampshire. Thu, 21 Jul 2016 01:34:00 EST New chief comes to Currier via Boston, Singapore museums The new director of the Currier Museum of Art said he wants to listen to staff and trustees and develop a 'shared vision' for the museum's future. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 04:24:00 EST Connecticut hiker rescued from Mount Washington trail New Hampshire Fish and Game conservation officers performed their third rescue in three days in the Mount Washington area on Monday, when they carried an injured Connecticut man down the mountain. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 22:01:00 EST Boats riding a wave on NH lakes There are a lot more people on the lakes this summer, according to state safety officials and Lakes Region marinas, largely because the weather has been so good. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 22:00:00 EST Madison man takes on 240-mile trek in White Mountains At daybreak Sunday, Andrew Drummond set out to make history in his attempt to become the first person to climb all 48 of New Hampshire's 4,000-foot or higher mountains in one continuous seven-day hike. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 22:01:00 EST Winds bring down tree onto Mammoth Road in Hooksett Heavy wind and rain brought down a large pine tree along Mammoth Road in Hooksett Monday night, knocking out power to a residence and forcing police to block the road for about an hour. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 00:22:00 EST