GREEN’S GRANT — On Wednesday, the annual clearing of the Mount Washington Auto Road entered its second week, with a team working in the “S Curves” more than half-way up, and poised to take on the more than 20-feet-deep drift in the Cragway.
CONCORD — With a cultural site about to begin a new chapter as the Bank of New Hampshire Stage, author Paul Brogan will give people a glimpse into “The Concord Theatre — Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow.”
Civic leaders are cheering Gov. Chris Sununu for including $1.5 million in his proposed 2020/2021 budget for the creation of a whitewater park, the first of its kind in New England, on the Winnipesaukee River in downtown Franklin.
PORTSMOUTH — Families can hear from crew members of the USS Albacore research submarine, participate in hands-on activities sponsored by Portsmouth Naval Shipyard and meet local authors who have written books about undersea craft this season at Albacore Park Museum.
U.S. National Parks will be left with just a skeleton staff during the federal government shutdown, and several states are using their own funds to make sure public restrooms get cleaned and visitor centers stay open.
MANCHESTER — More than 1,000 vehicles — including the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile with its yellow “bun” chassis topped by a hot-dog shaped compartment, pulled into the Queen City last year for the annual Cruising Downtown event.