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Life & Culture

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Oil painter James M. O'Brien artist of the month at Exeter Fine Crafts

The New Hampshire native uses energetic brushstrokes that he wipes away and builds upon. After creating the initial skeletal structure, which at times appears chaotic, he continues developing layers of color.

Zany theater at Stockbridge in Derry

DERRY — Gambling on some levity and audience input during a bleak winter, Theatre Kapow presents “Russian Roulette/Parisian Poker” this weekend at the Stockbridge Theatre at Pinkerton Academy.

‘Ballad Lives’ in Derry show

Comedy Central's Daniel Tosh bringing two shows to Capitol Center

‘Champions on Ice’ lacing up in NH

Jayson Twombly's needlework exhibit in Laconia

Stained glass artist Susanna Ries and oil painter John Sweeney present 'Flying Colors'

Travel & Leisure

Weather delays commuter rail meeting in Plaistow

Snow has postponed an eagerly awaited public informational meeting in Plaistow on a commuter rail extension study.

Supporters of Sunapee buildout applaud report

A new report from the state’s Natural Heritage Bureau, which recommends protection of the forest areas of Mount Sunapee’s “West Bowl,” lands has been warmly received by the group of businesses and skiers who favor the resort’s plan to expand skiing into those lands.

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Skiers head down the Exodus Trail on Tuesday at Loon Mountain Resort, which reports 2015 attendance on par with the strong showing of 2014.

Ski areas say 2015 has produced great conditions and good attendance

Cold and snow-filled, the winter of 2015 has given the state's alpine and cross-country ski resorts great conditions if not an always uniform economic boost.

Dorrs Pond at Livingston Park.

Ice skating event comes to Manchester

MANCHESTER -- Bundle up and bring your skates for a night of ice skating this Wednesday at Dorrs Pond at Livingston Park.

Western Avenue Bridge in Henniker.

Western Avenue Bridge design will acknowledge Henniker history

The Western Avenue Bridge, a 301-foot historic Pratt Truss, was originally erected in the Town of Pembroke in 1915 before being subsequently moved and reconstructed in 1933 approximately 1.5 miles from Henniker’s downtown village.

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Dining & Food

Our Gourmet: Worth the trip out into the elements

A warm welcome at Cotton

Tasting Notes with Jim Beauregard: Happily, Angry Orchard gets Hop'n Mad

Remember the old saying, 'An apple a day keeps the doctor away?' It wasn't about apples. It was about drinks made from apples, to be sure, which the French have been making from time immemorial.

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NH People

Michael Dussault of Nashua is one of 18 new chefs from across the country competing in “Hell's Kitchen,” airing next month.

From the frying pan into 'Hell's Kitchen'

Michael Dussault of Nashua faces the most intense culinary classroom in season 14 of 'Hell's Kitchen' premiering March 3 on FOX.

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