delivers the lastest news, sports and opinion in New Hampshire. News/Sports/Business/Entertainment/Opinion Copyright 2017 Union Leader Corp. en-us Fri, 18 Aug 2017 15:28:00 EST (Carl Perreault) Fri, 18 Aug 2017 15:28:00 EST (Carl Perreault) Carlicus ( New Hampshire Union Leader - Headlines New Hampshire news, sports and opinion 144 54 NH Club Notes: Windham club organizes 'baby shower' for Our Place The Woman's Service Club of Windham recently had a 'baby shower' for Our Place, a division of Catholic Charities in Manchester. Thu, 17 Aug 2017 23:34:00 EST NH Club Notes: Salvation Army Auxiliary seeks yarn donations The Salvation Army Women's Auxiliary is looking for donations of yarn for its knitting group, which knits hats and mittens for local schools. Thu, 17 Aug 2017 00:52:00 EST Officials urge patience as Route 101 widening work begins in Bedford Tree clearing and utility relocation has already taken place, and retention ponds will be constructed in the coming weeks. Thu, 17 Aug 2017 00:50:00 EST Lucinda Williams hitting Casino Ballroom Sunday Three-time Grammy Award-winning singer and songwriter Lucinda Williams is playing the Hampton Beach Casino Ballroom, 169 Ocean Ave., at 8 p.m. Sunday. Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:05:00 EST Crooner Chris Isaak brings show to Music Hall Chris Isaak, the crooner whose slow burner 'Wicked Game' burned its way into pop culture in the late '80s, plays an 8 p.m. show Saturday at The Music Hall, 28 Chestnut St. Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:05:00 EST Brian Regan serves up laughs in NH, on Netflix and in TV series Brian Regan isn't running for election, but this year he'll enjoy an October surprise. That's when both his first comedy special for Netflix and his co-starring role in a TV series will make their debuts. Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:05:00 EST The anatomy of 'epitome' One of Brian Regan's classic bits is about someone mangling the pronounciation of a word he has never before uttered in public. It's the epitome of Regan's brand of absurdist comedy. Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:05:00 EST Blues guitar ace showing 'Signs' of a new album at Boogie N' Blues fest Grammy Award-winning and platinum-selling artist Jonny Lang returns to his guitar-based roots on 'Signs,' an album he'll promote during this weekend's White Mountain Boogie N' Blues Festival in Thornton and then again in the fall at the Hampton Beach Casino Ballroom. Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:05:00 EST Steampunk Festival powers into futuristic Victorian age The industrial Victorian age gets a Comic Con-fueled push into goth and gadgets with the second annual 'Railway to the Moon' SteamPunk Festival Saturday at the Mount Washington Cog Railway. Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:05:00 EST It's going to be a hot one on Henniker ski slopes The 15th annual Henniker Rotary Club's Fire on the Mountain Chili Fest will heat up the slopes of Pats Peak Ski Area from noon to 4:30 p.m. Sunday. Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:05:00 EST Brews and wings to take over Gate City Saturday The fifth annual Gate City Brewfest and Wing Competition will take the field at Holman Stadium, 67 Amherst St., from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday, rain or shine. Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:05:00 EST If it doesn't sink at the starting line, it's a contender Gundalow Company floats its seventh annual Round Island Regatta Saturday. Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:05:00 EST Quilt show in Queen City The 15th annual World Quilt New England will be at the Radisson Hotel, 700 Elm St., from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday through Saturday. Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:05:00 EST Cornish Fair to spotlight critters of all kinds The Cornish Fair this year spotlights its agricultural focus with more than a barnyard of animals this weekend. Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:05:00 EST Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band serving up new heaping of blues-rock The Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band, which this summer releases its latest album, 'Lay It On Down,' on Concord Records, plays the Tupelo Music Hall, 10 A. St., at 7 p.m. Sunday. Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:05:00 EST Home assessments on the rise in Bedford Assessed property values are on the rise in Bedford as home prices continue to increase and inventory remains slim. Thu, 17 Aug 2017 00:50:00 EST Tasting Notes with Jim Beauregard: A jazzy abbey-style, and a peek at October An Abbey-style ale from California, and a preview of Oktoberfest Wed, 16 Aug 2017 00:29:00 EST Janine Gilbertson's Granite Kitchen -- An enlightened meal: Buddha Bowls are beautiful, nourishing and creative Buddha bowls: Goodness that's hard to contain Wed, 16 Aug 2017 00:28:00 EST Our Gourmet: Great place to fuel up before hitting the trail Gypsy Cafe: Spectacular meal follows a spectacular day in the mountains Wed, 16 Aug 2017 00:28:00 EST Amputee ready to swim Lake Winnisquam Bay State man who became a marathon athlete after losing his leg in a motorcycle crash plans to swim Lake Winnisquam on Thursday, one of the few lakes in the state he hasn't already tackled. Wed, 16 Aug 2017 00:28:00 EST Goffstown police officer honored for saving life A town police officer was given a life saving medal Monday night after she helped save a woman in distress last month. Mon, 14 Aug 2017 20:06:00 EST NH Senior Notes: RISE's fall information session set for Aug. 17 The fall information session for Rivier Institute for Senior Education RISE is scheduled for 1 to 3 p.m. Thursday in the Reception Room of the Dion Center at Rivier University, located on Clement Street, which is off South Main Street. Sun, 13 Aug 2017 22:32:00 EST