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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.

‘Ballad Lives’ in Derry show

Balladeer and former Portsmouth Poet Laureate John Perrault follows the evolution of the traditional ballad

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

‘Champions on Ice’ lacing up in NH

'Art From the Attic' and 'Transitions' at New Hampshire Art Association

Anat Cohen Quartet to bring grooves to UNH’s arts center on Monday

For Ellen Bryan Voigt, magic of poetry hinges on musicality as much as words

Travel & Leisure »

A rental home, among the properties handled by Blue Moose Vacations, offers a tranquil view Ossipee Lake.

Early summer rental benefit as winter takes its toll

This brutal winter got you down? Looking to escape? Well, many blizzard-battered New Englanders already have booked rental lodging hot spots around New Hampshire this summer, especially if their patch of sunshine is on the waterfront.

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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Dick Pinney's Guidelines: Ice fishing great under right conditions

AAHH, this is the time of year when it's really fun and often a challenge to go ice fishing.

A hungry ermine chows down at a backyard suet feeder. Ermine are adept hunters and aren't especially troubled by the cold or the deep snow.

Forest Journal: Winners & losers: Keeping score of wildlife in winter

It's officially March. Perhaps Nature's snow-gun show will cut us a break? Unless the old "In like a lion" cliché holds true?
"Out like a lamb" may not be much better. I've attended a malpresentation birth of one lamb arriving in March in a snowstorm with legs bent akimbo. Either way, March can be as fitful and unpredictable as winter itself.

Last Week's Rare Bird Alert

This is New Hampshire Audubon's Rare Bird Alert for Monday, Feb. 23, 2015.

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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

Bee winner Arushi Kalpande, left, a junior at Nashua Catholic Regional Junior High School picks up trophies and prizes during the New Hampshire Union Leader Spelling Bee held at the Capital Center for the Arts in Concord on Saturday.

Nashua girl takes state bee title for the second time

Winning the New Hampshire Union Leader Spelling Bee is now a matter of course for Nashua's Arushi Kalpande, who confidently outspelled hundreds of other kids to repeat as state champion during Saturday's state-level spelling bee.

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