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Cher's Manchester concert postponed for 2nd time

Cher's concert at Verizon Wireless Arena, which had originally been scheduled for Sept. 13, only to be postponed for Oct. 7, has been postponed once again.

Jack Hanlon, 12, of Manchester carries his balloon octopus during the annual Deerfield Fair in Deerfield on Saturday.

Beautiful weekend weather draws throngs to Deerfield Fair

The 138-year-old Deerfield Fair proved popular as ever Saturday when ideal conditions helped draw thousands more to the annual celebration.

Studying up on NHTI's 'Quad' challenge

Four artists on display at Mill Brook Gallery

Gar Waterman piece commissioned at Dartmouth

A Keene memorial to Robin Williams continues to gather items more than a month after his death.

Robin Williams memorial in Keene grows, but should it end?

Peterborough Community Theatre owners Roy and Judy Mills celebrate the movie theater's 100th birthday.

Peterborough Community Theatre celebrates 100th birthday

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Lumberjacks showed off their skills during the “hot saw” competition at last year's Hudson Historical Society Lumberjack Show. This year's event will take place on Saturday, rain or shine.

Lumberjack show to raise funds for Hudson Historical Society

The Hudson Historical Society will host a full day of lumberjack competitions at the Alvirne Hills House this Saturday.

Competitors in Saturday's inaugural Pinnacle Bike Championship streak down the race course on the ski slopes of the Waterville Valley Resort.

Waterville Valley Resort puts mountain bikers back on top

Mountain biking has been a part of the activities here for more than 40 years and despite a setback due to damage caused by Hurricane Irene, it is back as evidenced by a unique race and the construction of new trails.

At Weare's 250th Celebration on Sunday at the John Stark Regional High School, freshman Lizzy Poehlman, from Henniker, played a 158-year old violin that was hand-crafted by Weare resident Ebenezer Eastman in 1856. She was accompanied by music teacher Dan Williams on the guitar. The historic violin was purchased 4-years ago by the Historic Society and this will be its only performance before being put on display only because of its fragile condition.

Weare's history comes alive at 250th Celebration

The students and staff at John Stark Regional High School were honored to host the Weare 250th celebration grand finale by making Weare history come alive with theatrical plays and music to entertain a capacity crowd in the school cafeteria during a special luncheon on Sunday.

Teams prepare NASCAR racing trucks at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on Friday.

Fans love their trucks: Pickup truck racing all the rage in Loudon

Groups of brightly colored pickup trucks raced around the oval track at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in packs Friday, their jacked-up four-speed eight-cylinder engines roaring as they hit the straightaway sections.

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Rescued hiker fights bill in NH Supreme Court

The New Hampshire Supreme Court will make the final ruling on whether a Michigan man who had to be rescued when he dislocated his artificial hip while hiking in Franconia Notch two years ago acted negligently.

Fall hikers throughout NH put on notice

Planning a hike this fall? Be prepared - or prepare to pay if you need rescuing.

Hiker Responsibility Code to follow on each hike

You are responsible for yourself, so be prepared:
With knowledge and gear.

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Dining & Food

Culinary specialist Eric Villegas shows off the give-a-way door prizes for the audience attending a Taste of Home Cooking Show in Oshkosh, Wis. Villegas will be presenting this year's Taste of Home show in Derry next week.

Chef Eric Villegas: Show is aimed at home cooks with too much to do

The Taste of Home Cooking School program has been crisscrossing the country for more than a decade, teaching home cooks basic, quick meals that fit in with today's busy lifestyles. On Thursday, Oct. 2, the school will be at the Stockbridge Theatre at Pinkerton Academy in Derry.

Family-friendly Mexican in Concord

A craving for Mexican food on an unseasonably cool late summer day brought us to Concord, home of El Rodeo.

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Life & Culture

A newly renovated kitchen designed by Meagan Collins of Goedecke Decorating Center in Bedford shows cleaner lines in the transitional decorating trend. Every space is used to add storage for spices, utensils and every day items.

Decorating trends: Transitional style blends traditional and contemporary

If you want to give your home an updated and timeless look, consider transitional style — an interior designing trend that blends classic traditional and contemporary looks.


NH People

Kid's DeMar Marathon runners cheer on other runners at Keene State College Sunday morning.

Kids, seniors complete in inaugural DeMar races in Keene over weekend

More than 880 children ran in the Kid's DeMar Marathon on Sunday.

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