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'The Voysey Inheritance' at Peterborough Players

Next up at the Peterborough Players is a darkly comic play about money, family and fraud, 'The Voysey Inheritance' by Harley Granville-Barker. The show will run through Aug. 31.

Stephen Savio and the Sea Breeze Band performed at the Stark Park concert series on Sunday.

Friends of Stark Park in Manchester honored for preservation work

The opening act for the Sunday concert series at Stark Park was a brief presentation honoring the group that has worked to restore the riverside park from a state of disrepair and neglect.

Audience members know, but will chief inspector figure it out?

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Merrimack to replace bridge over Baboosic River

The historic bridge over Baboosic Brook has been authorized for reconstruction in fiscal year 2015.

Rail rehab proposed for 42 miles of track

The project — which will be paid for by a combination of federal, state and railroad company funds — will expand the line by 0.7 miles in Ossipee

Marching in the 2009 Wilton Old Home Days parade was Brownie Troop 2236 wearing vintage Girl Scout uniforms.

Wilton Old Home Days kick off Saturday

Saturday kicks off Old Homes Day in Wilton which will last nine-days filled with many fun activities. The town will also celebrate its 275th Anniversary.

Meet Gen. George Washington in Hillsborough this weekend at the 6th Annual Living History Event. It's filled with historical reenactments, costumed characters and hands-on activities as well as period food and music. A treat this year will be Dean Malissa who portrays General George Washington and is the official Mount Vernon's Washington.

Experience history in Hillsborough this weekend

The 6th Annual Living History Event in Hillsborough is on the calendar for Saturday and Sunday and will be filled with historical reenactments, costumed characters and hands-on activities as well as period food and music.

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More than 250 people attended a hearing Tuesday night on Mount Sunapee's new five-year master plan.

Most who speak at public hearing favor Mount Sunapee plans

Of the more than 250 people attending a hearing on Mount Sunapee's five-year Master Development Plan Tuesday night, the majority of speakers favored the plan.

Mark Race of Loudon works with Mike Sylvester, a Ruger volunteer, during an adaptive shooting clinic at the Monadnock Rod & Gun Club in Peterborough on Thursday.

Crotched Mountain Accessible Recreation and Sports brings back adaptive shooting clinics

After a successful pilot program last summer Crotched Mountain Accessible Recreation and Sports has brought back its adaptive shooting clinics to the Monadnock Rod & Gun Club.

Courage to say no; pluck of a partridge

I'm pretty sick and tired of the whole Northern Pass controversy.

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Dining & Food

Jim Beauregard's Tasting Notes: October's on the shelves already

An August jump on Oktoberfest.

Melon salad with feta and mint makes a refreshing summer side.

Summer Melon Salad with Mint and Feta

When local melon is in season, having a melon side salad with any grilled meal is a bonus.

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Life & Culture

Former Pinkerton Academy Headmaster Mary Anderson, left, and longtime English teacher Ann west share some memories of the school recenlty in the Alumni Building.

Pinkerton community ready to party like its 1814: 200th Gala Anniversary set for Sept. 27

Plans are underway to celebrate the 200th anniversary of Pinkerton Academy next month, in what is being billed as possibly the biggest event ever at the high school.


NH People

White House Council on Environmental Quality Acting Chair Michael Boots, former President's Environmental Youth Award (PEYA) winner and current EPA intern Apoorva Rangan, Administrator Gina McCarthy, new PEYA winner May Wang, new PEYA award winner Deepika Kurup, and White House Office of Science and Technology Policy Director John Holdren before the PEYA awards ceremony.

White House honors Nashua teen for environmental stewardship

Deepika Kurup of Nashua is one of 60 students honored for her contributions to environmental stewardship.

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