DURING A recent trip to Venice, Fla., a casual conversation with our rental car agent led to a discussion of Southern New Hampshire University, where the young management trainee was earning a degree.
Saturday, January 22, 2022
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Saturday, January 08, 2022
VIENNE CHEUNG BROWN just wanted to find a pair of thigh-high stockings that didn’t fall down. That was her ticket to a new career as an entrepreneur.
Saturday, January 01, 2022
Most of us remember the moment we realized the COVID-19 pandemic was about to invade our lives. The fast-moving and deadly virus was no longer the rumbling of a distant train but one that was barreling down the tracks in our direction.
Saturday, December 25, 2021
This is the time of year when economists, money managers, soothsayers, prognosticators and the guy standing next to you in line at the deli offer their predictions for the year ahead.
Saturday, December 18, 2021
The presents started piling up around our Christmas tree over the past week, familiar looking gift bags that arrived on our doorstep packed in cardboard boxes.
Saturday, December 11, 2021
Saturday, December 04, 2021
CARLA VANDERHOOF and the Exeter startup she runs with her husband have been getting a lot of attention lately, thanks to their inclusion in a campaign commercial produced for Sen. Maggie Hassan.
Saturday, November 27, 2021
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Saturday, November 13, 2021
I RARELY get a chance to take a two-hour break in the middle of the work day. What better way to spend it than in traffic court, where people try to worm their way out of a speeding ticket, or at least shave a few bucks off the fine.
Sunday, November 07, 2021
Saturday, November 06, 2021
T HE New Hampshire Liquor Commission is in the running for Retailer of the Year from Wine Enthusiast magazine.
Saturday, October 30, 2021
A MUSEUM in the Millyard might sound like a fitting spot for a century-old service organization to hold its meetings, but the Kiwanis Club of Manchester was thinking about its future when it chose a new locale.
Saturday, October 23, 2021
A FEW years ago, I was sharing a ski lift at Mount Sunapee with a longtime instructor at the Newbury resort. He was about to call it quits for the day, and was in a grumbly mood. The new reservation system had been causing a few hiccups.
Saturday, October 16, 2021
Saturday, October 09, 2021
FOR RAJESH NAIR, investing in the future means teaching sixth graders in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, how to build a robot that can kick a ball.
Saturday, October 02, 2021
SINCE IT CLOSED more than 60 years ago, the old YMCA building in Portsmouth has sat empty as a vibrant downtown evolved all around it.