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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 17:00:24 -0500

Come celebrate spring at the New Hampshire Boat Museum’s kick-off event of the 2014 season, the annual Spring Fling. This fundraising event, sponsored by People’s United Bank, will take place on Friday, April 25 in the Barn at Inn on Main in Wolfeboro beginning at 6pm. Reserve your tickets ($42 per person for museum members/$45 […]

Thu, 10 Apr 2014 16:23:31 -0500

Bike rides create awareness and generate funds for bleeding disorders community The Hemophilia Federation of America (HFA) expands its 4th annual Gears for Good charity bike ride to several regions across the nation starting this year! The first regional bike ride will be held in Andover, NH the weekend of June 27-29. On June 28th […]

Thu, 10 Apr 2014 16:16:00 -0500

Thanks to generous support from Red Bull, Loon Mountain Resort will host Street Cred on April 13, an innovative event in which snowboarders will push the bounds of creativity on never-before-built, urban-style features. Backed by Red Bull and designed and built by Loon’s own terrain park staff, the Street Cred course will challenge riders with […]

Thu, 10 Apr 2014 16:10:21 -0500

Squam Lakes Natural Science Center holds its annual Clean Up Day on Saturday, April 19 from 9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Clean Up Day prepares the Science Center’s trails and grounds, including Kirkwood Gardens, for opening day on May 1. Some projects are messy and most work is outdoors so volunteers are encouraged to dress […]

Thu, 10 Apr 2014 16:04:15 -0500

The Conniff Foundation recently made a $1,000 donation to the Gunstock Mountain Historic Preservation Society(GMHPS), to help with of the rebuilding of the 20 meter jump tower. The Preservation Society would like to thank the Conniff Foundation for its donation. The GMHPS has been documenting the history of Gunstock and jumping in the Lakes Region. […]

Thu, 10 Apr 2014 16:02:12 -0500

Fête de la Musique, an international music festival taking place annually on June 21, will debut in New Hampshire this year with Make Music Plymouth The New Hampshire Music Festival is pleased to announce the first ever Make Music Plymouth event, taking place on June 21 from 11 AM to 8 PM in locations throughout […]

Tue, 18 Mar 2014 20:04:30 -0500

Common Man Ale Available at Market Basket and Specialty Stores Longtime New Hampshire businesses The Common Man family of restaurants and Smuttynose Brewing Co. have partnered in a venture to bring a unique New Hampshire beer to retail outlets in the state. Common Man Ale, which has exclusively been available on tap in Common Man […]

Tue, 18 Mar 2014 19:59:55 -0500

OUTSIDE, America’s leading active lifestyle magazine, has selected Squam Lake and Rockywold-Deephaven Camps (RDC) as an honoree of their annual Travel Awards, which celebrate the top destinations, companies, products, and travel providers—in the U.S. and around the world—that inspire people to participate in an active lifestyle. Squam Lake and Rockywold-Deephaven Camps were honored in the […]

Tue, 18 Mar 2014 19:51:24 -0500

All New Passholders Ski or Ride the Remainder of This Season Free Attitash Mountain Resort and Wildcat Mountain are pleased to announce early season pass rates for the 2014/2015 season and introduce a new, significantly lower-priced Granite season pass for the “twenty-something” age category that has no college requirements. At an early rate of $399, […]

Tue, 18 Mar 2014 19:45:03 -0500

The festival’s 62nd season, “The Romantic Spirit,” will explore many aspects of Romanticism and celebrate the power and intimacy of live music The New Hampshire Music Festival (NHMF) announced its 2014 summer season today. With a theme of “The Romantic Spirit,” the six-week season, July 8-August 14, will explore and celebrate the many facets of […]

Tue, 18 Mar 2014 19:40:37 -0500

The New Hampshire Retail Association recently announced the release of a newly designed sales tax free shopping logo for use by retailers and businesses across the state. Nancy Kyle, President/CEO commented “Because of our lack of a sales tax, retailing is a huge factor in our state’s economy. We wanted a way for retailers and […]

Tue, 18 Mar 2014 19:30:11 -0500

I am excited to join the Belknap EDC team. I grew up in New Hampshire and graduated from the University of New Hampshire in 2003. My career started as an aide to Governor John Lynch where I was fortunate to work on many key state economic development initiatives. Following that experience, I worked for a […]

Tue, 18 Mar 2014 19:28:55 -0500

The Great Waters Music Festival is now recruiting volunteers of all ages for the 2014 season. An orientation will be held this June to train volunteers for the summer concert series which presents nine diverse events in Wolfeboro, June 27 through August 29. Even though the festival events are seasonal, volunteers are needed throughout the […]

Tue, 18 Mar 2014 19:21:40 -0500

Squam Lakes Natural Science Center announced the community phase of its Nature Matters Capital Campaign. This comprehensive fundraising effort is designed to prepare the Science Center for the future with multiple exhibit expansions, infrastructure improvements, and long-term financial stability. The campaign goal is $4 million and approximately $3.6 million has already been pledged through leadership […]

Tue, 18 Mar 2014 19:19:15 -0500

Bank of New Hampshire is proud to announce that John Swenson has been promoted to Senior Vice President – Bank Operations. In his role, John will be responsible for the management of the bank’s Loan and Deposit Operation functions. John joined Bank of New Hampshire in March of 2006 as VP – Loan Servicing Manager. […]

Tue, 18 Mar 2014 19:15:58 -0500

Mount Washington Valley storyteller, teacher and naturalist Matt Krug headlines the Corner House Inn’s Storytelling Dinner program on Thursday, March 27th. A native son of New Hampshire and founding member of the Mountain Storytellers’ Guild, Matt has – according to his siblings – been telling stories all his life. His stories are sprinkled with humor […]

Tue, 18 Mar 2014 19:12:30 -0500

Chef Nicole Barreira, from the Great NH Restaurants will represent the NHLRA (NH Lodging & Restaurant Association) and the state of New Hampshire during the annual New England Food Show. The show is the region’s largest trade show for retailers, restaurants, chefs and food industry professionals and will be held in Boston on March 16 […]

Tue, 18 Mar 2014 19:07:09 -0500

Help raise $35,000 for a service dog for Cynthia! King Pine at Purity Spring Resort is sponsoring a 24 hour Ski-A-Thon on Friday, March 21st at 4pm through Saturday, March 22nd 4pm called Cynthia’s Challenge with proceeds to benefit one of King Pine’s own, Cynthia Verrill. We need all the help we can get to […]

Fri, 07 Mar 2014 17:04:20 -0600

Jeffery B. Savage, President & CEO, and Ron Magoon, Executive VP & Chief Operating Officer, recently announced the promotion of two officers and the appointment of a third. These designations recognize the importance of highly qualified professionals to fulfill the Bank’s mission of providing useful financial services to businesses, communities and families in the Bank’s […]

Sat, 08 Feb 2014 17:37:25 -0600

Special Full Moon Tubing Session from 5-7 PM New Hampshire’s Ragged Mountain Resort is bringing back its successful Valentine’s Day promotion this season by offering $14 lift tickets. This year, the Resort is making the promotion twice as sweet by also offering $14 tubing tickets. Both the lift tickets and the tubing tickets are available […]

Sat, 08 Feb 2014 17:07:18 -0600

What is Wilderness? with John Marunowski, US Forest Service Pemigewasset District Join the Squam Lakes Association Thursday, February 13 at 7:00 PM for the Squam Speaker Series: What is Wlderness?. John Marunowski, Wilderness Manager, for the Pemigewasset Ranger District on the White Mountain National Forest will talk about the Pemigewasset and Sandwich Range Wilderness Areas. […]

Tue, 04 Feb 2014 19:08:42 -0600

The Lakes Region Tourism Association announces a new partnership with Checkmate Workforce Management Solutions who is launching paycard to help member businesses. “We are thrilled to continue to offer more services and cost savings programs to help our businesses to enhance a positive economic climate in our region ,” said Amy Landers, Executive Director of […]

Sat, 25 Jan 2014 18:15:47 -0600

Deborah Leonard Kosits elected as new executive director; Dan Perkins appointed principal guest conductor and director of choral activities The New Hampshire Music Festival (NHMF) announced today that it has elected Deborah Leonard Kosits as its new executive director. After serving as the interim executive director since September 2013, Kosits, a Meredith resident, was elected […]

Sat, 25 Jan 2014 15:38:26 -0600

The New Hampshire Boat Museum is organizing an exhibit for the 2014 season that will commemorate the 40th anniversary of the Smith River Canoe and Kayak Race. The exhibit will open to the public on Saturday, May 24 and remain on view through Monday, October 13. Staff are currently seeking memorabilia to display in the […]

Sat, 25 Jan 2014 15:14:13 -0600

2014 Season Tickets are now on sale for the Great Waters Music Festival Kingswood Series. Individual performance tickets will go on sale March 1. Great Waters will present Gordon Lightfoot on July 11, 2014 to kick off their Kingswood Series this summer. Lightfoot is a Canadian singer-songwriter who achieved international success in folk, folk-rock, and […]

Fri, 24 Jan 2014 20:45:30 -0600

Bank of New Hampshire is proud to support The PLUS Company with a $2,500 donation towards their Financial Literacy program. Money management is one of the many programs offered by the Adult Education Department at The PLUS Company to promote the independence of those adults with developmental disabilities served by the agency. Over 98% of […]

Tue, 14 Jan 2014 19:33:45 -0600

A Grand Opening Celebration will be held on Saturday, January 18, 2014, with a special 3-hour tubing session under the lights from 3-6 PM for the normal 2-hour price. The celebration will have a variety of activities including a ribbon cutting, fireworks, free hot chocolate, and of course, tubing. At the celebration, Ragged Mountain will […]

Thu, 02 Jan 2014 18:40:45 -0600

Prescott Farm will be holding their 4th Annual Winter Festival on Saturday, February 15th from 11-3pm! Please join them again to celebrate wintertime at the Farm with a variety of activities for all ages to enjoy including sleigh rides, sledding, face painting, snowshoeing, a bonfire and s’ mores, food and much more! For more info […]

Thu, 02 Jan 2014 17:33:44 -0600

NH Wind Watch made the following statement today regarding the proposed Wild Meadows Wind project by Iberdrola Renewables that was filed with the New Hampshire Site Evaluation Committee on December 13: Newfound Lake Communities have made it very clear to Iberdrola that yet another Newfound Region Wind Facility is not wanted. This has been clearly […]

Thu, 02 Jan 2014 17:23:09 -0600

The Tanger Outlet Center in Tilton raised and is donating $29,960.35 for the battle against breast cancer. During this season of hope and giving, Tanger is making its local donation to LRGHealthcare during a special ceremony at LRGHealthcare. “It takes all of us working together with a common focus and determination to find a cure […]

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