delivers the lastest news, sports and opinion in New Hampshire. News/Sports/Business/Entertainment/Opinion Copyright 2017 Union Leader Corp. en-us Sat, 17 Mar 2018 09:25:00 EST (Carl Perreault) Sat, 17 Mar 2018 09:25:00 EST (Carl Perreault) Carlicus ( New Hampshire Union Leader - Headlines New Hampshire news, sports and opinion 144 54 Cheryl Kimball's Nature Talks: Intriguing turkey vultures have an important job Most of us see an animal dead in the road every single day, often more than one a day. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 22:05:00 EST Runnymede buys Smuttynose Brewing Company Smuttynose employs 66 people and is located at the historic Towle Farm in Hampton. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 21:56:00 EST 'Thank you' stickers appear around Londonderry for retiring music teacher Andy Soucy Soucy has led the LHS music department since the 1970s, turning the program into a nationwide leader and one of the most well-traveled high school bands in the country during his tenure. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 21:29:00 EST Kenneth J. Akerley honored for his service to Salem Akerley was honored for his involvement with the Knights of Columbus and his commitment to the Salem Housing Authority and American Legion Post No. 63. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 21:27:00 EST NH Club Notes: Concord Grange to host 2 Easter egg hunts Concord Grange 322 is getting ready for two Easter egg hunts it will host Saturday, March 31. Thu, 15 Mar 2018 23:13:00 EST Winter Notes: Spring brings The Beach to Sunapee Blue skies, tailgating and goggle tans All hail the goggle tan, that harbinger of spring skiing, soft snow, and sunshine. While it may seem impossible with all the snow we received these last several days, spring starts next week. Thu, 15 Mar 2018 20:46:00 EST Jaffrey to host first St. Patrick's Day parade tradition Irishman Jimmy Quinn is bringing his adopted hometown a traditional St. Patrick's Day parade Saturday. The parade, down Main Street from St. Patrick Church to Blake Street, is set to start at 2 p.m. Saturday. Thu, 15 Mar 2018 23:13:00 EST 'North Woods Law' puts work of New Hampshire conservation officers in the spotlight New Hampshire Fish and Game Conservation Officer James Benvenuti said being on 'North Woods Law: New Hampshire' has helped when he responds to calls. Thu, 15 Mar 2018 10:48:00 EST NH Club Notes: Hopkinton Town Band seeks new members Anyone who plays a band instrument ' or who has ever played one ' is welcome to join the Hopkinton Town Band. Wed, 14 Mar 2018 23:44:00 EST Rebel Collective bringing rousing lineup for holiday show The Rebel Collective with its rousing revolving lineup of family and friends will play a Saint Patrick's Day show at The Shaskeen Pub and Restaurant, 909 Elm St., Manchester Saturday night. Wed, 14 Mar 2018 13:30:00 EST Black Pudding Rovers play in Manchester Black Pudding Rovers will play Moe Joe's Restaurant, 2175 Candia Road, Manchester, from 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday. Wed, 14 Mar 2018 13:29:00 EST Majestic players to stage 'Shrek the Musical Jr.' 'Shrek The Musical Jr.' stars children and teens of The Majestic Academy of Dramatic Arts, including Brooke O'Neill of Bedford as Princess Fiona, Sawyer Broderick of Hooksett as Donkey and Theo Boyd of Danville as the famous ogre. Wed, 14 Mar 2018 13:29:00 EST Symphony NH concert draws inspiration from Mozart, Bach ... and NASA Symphony NH Presents 'Mozart and Bach' with guest conductor Eric Garcia at 8 p.m. Friday at the Concord City Auditorium, 2 Prince Street, and 8 p.m. Saturday at the Keefe Center for the Arts, 117 Elm Street, Nashua. Wed, 14 Mar 2018 13:29:00 EST Ex-J. Geils frontman Peter Wolf in Plymouth PETER WOLF amp The Midnight Travelers are headed to the Flying Monkey Movie House and Performance Center, 39 S. Main St., Plymouth, for a 7:30 p.m. concert today. Perhaps best known as the front man for the J. Geils Band, Wolf was the voice behind hits Freeze Frame, Love Stinks and... Wed, 14 Mar 2018 13:29:00 EST A tomb raider, a story behind a Christian music hit, and a murderer's quest for clemency Here's a peek at films hitting big screens in New Hampshire this weekend: Wed, 14 Mar 2018 13:29:00 EST Mapletree Farm's new facility honors Meg, maple and memories Maple Weekend - Mapletree Farm Wed, 14 Mar 2018 13:29:00 EST Maple Madness III at Throwback Brewery in North Hampton Throwback Brewery's historic and picturesque farm in North Hampton will become the setting for all things maple on the Seacoast. Wed, 14 Mar 2018 13:29:00 EST Five generations have tapped the maples at Sunnyside Maple Weekend - Sunnyside Maples Wed, 14 Mar 2018 13:29:00 EST It's a zoo out there in Keene, and the kids couldn't be happier Dubbed the show '65 million years in the making,' 'Erth's Dinosaur Zoo Live' is a family-friendly walk through prehistoric Australia. But paleontologists have made sure the puppet stars of this show are realistic ' and up to date. Wed, 14 Mar 2018 13:29:00 EST How the creators of 'Curious George' fled Nazi rule and befriended a NH community Whenever the 'Do Not Disturb' sign went down at the cottage at Waterville Inn's annex, kids in town knew there was a chance that an adventure awaited them behind the door. Wed, 14 Mar 2018 13:29:00 EST Join a family dance party for St. Patrick's Day in Rochester The Rochester Performance and Arts Center, 32 N. Main St., will host a St. Patrick's Day family dance party from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday. Wed, 14 Mar 2018 13:29:00 EST Hear that? It's the sounds of 'Bells of St Mary' The bells will be ringing in the Monadnock Region on Saturday with a 4 p.m. showing of the 1945 film 'The Bells of St. Mary's,' staring Bing Crosby and Ingrid Bergman, at The River Street Theatre. Wed, 14 Mar 2018 13:29:00 EST Tasting Notes with Jim Beauregard: There are ales, lagers, and now, Sam '76 There are ales and there are lagers. A lot of that has to do with where the yeast does its work ' on the top or the bottom. Tue, 13 Mar 2018 23:55:00 EST Our Gourmet: An evening of Indian surprises The Dining Companion was excited one recent night when a social media post popped up touting a new Manchester restaurant. That it was an Indian restaurant was a plus, but the fact that it touted its vegetarian and vegan fare moved Ritu's Spice Utsav, which opened in January on Manchester's West Side, to the top of our must-try list. Tue, 13 Mar 2018 23:55:00 EST Janine Gilbertson's Granite Kitchen: A St. Patrick's Day classic, minus the mush St. Patrick's Day is upon us, which means beef briskets, cabbages, potatoes and carrots are piled high in the grocery, ready and waiting to be made into a boiled dinner. Tue, 13 Mar 2018 23:53:00 EST Disney: 'ZOMBIES' movie set in power plant town called 'Seabrook' a coincidence The Disney Channel claims it's just a coincidence that its new movie called 'ZOMBIES' is set in a town named Seabrook with a plot involving a power plant disaster that leads to a zombie apocalypse. Mon, 12 Mar 2018 21:10:00 EST