UnionLeader.com delivers the lastest news, sports and opinion in New Hampshire. http://www.unionleader.com News/Sports/Business/Entertainment/Opinion Copyright 2017 Union Leader Corp. http://www.unionleader.com/section/?template=RSS en-us Fri, 20 Apr 2018 18:55:00 EST cperreault@unionleader.com (Carl Perreault) Fri, 20 Apr 2018 18:55:00 EST digital@unionleader.com (Carl Perreault) Carlicus ( http://www.unionleader.com/images/unionleaderlogo3.jpg New Hampshire Union Leader - Headlines http://www.unionleader.com New Hampshire news, sports and opinion 144 54 NH Club Notes: Planting workshops on tap at Alyson's Orchard The Cheshire County Conservation District will present its annual Plant Sale Pick-Up Day on Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Alyson's Orchard. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180420/NEWHAMPSHIRE02/180429958&source=RSS Thu, 19 Apr 2018 23:47:00 EST NH's youth turkey hunt set for weekend of April 28-29 New Hampshire's 2018 youth turkey hunt will take place Saturday, April 28, and Sunday, April 29, the weekend before spring gobbler season gets underway, Fish and Game officials said. http://www.unionleader.com/outdoors/nhs-youth-turkey-hunt-set-for-weekend-of-april-28-29--20180420&source=RSS Thu, 19 Apr 2018 23:46:00 EST Mass. man hits 1m lottery prize for second time in 2018 The year 2018 has been rewarding for lottery winner Jason Williams of Methuen, who won his second million-dollar prize from a Massachusetts State Lottery instant ticket on Tuesday. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180419/NEWHAMPSHIRE02/180429940&source=RSS Thu, 19 Apr 2018 23:47:00 EST Investigation into Prince's death closes with no criminal charges Carver County Attorney Mark Metz announced Thursday that he was closing the two-year investigation into the death of musician Prince Rogers Nelson without issuing any criminal charges. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180419/NEWHAMPSHIRE0105/180429999&source=RSS Thu, 19 Apr 2018 23:44:00 EST Win 2 tickets for comedian Jim Gaffigan Take a short quiz on home maintenance for your chance to win two tickets to see comedian and TV personality Jim Gaffigan on May 5th at SNHU Arena. http://www.unionleader.com/contests/win-2-tickets-for-comedian-jim-gaffigan-20180419&source=RSS Thu, 19 Apr 2018 10:18:00 EST Cog didn't break rules, board says LANCASTER ' The Coos County Planning Board on Wednesday voted that improvements made by the Cog Railway last summer did not violate the county's planning regulations. http://www.unionleader.com/outdoors-Cog-didnt-break-rules-board-says&source=RSS Wed, 18 Apr 2018 21:05:00 EST Kevin Hart makes an 'Irresponsible' tour stop in Queen City The playfully indignant Kevin Hart is known for using his shorter stature as fodder for a giant sense of self-deprecating humor, and he's planning another grand entrance in the Queen City. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180419/NEWHAMPSHIRE01/180419241&source=RSS Wed, 18 Apr 2018 12:47:00 EST Sharing the Weight: Jim Weider talks about The Band, Levon Helm and where Americana is headed Exactly what The Band's slow-swaying country-folk classic 'The Weight' means may never be fully understood. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180419/NEWHAMPSHIRE0105/180419242&source=RSS Wed, 18 Apr 2018 12:46:00 EST Aerosmith guitarist Joe Perry and some famous friends unite for 'Sweetzerland Manifesto' in Hampton Joe Perry's latest solo album, the curiously named 'Sweetzerland Manifesto,' is a hard-rocking release that features a guest stint from Terry Reid, best known for his 'almost' moment ' when he was offered the job of front man of what would become Led Zeppelin. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180419/NEWHAMPSHIRE0105/180419245&source=RSS Wed, 18 Apr 2018 12:46:00 EST Cog Railway bridges the gap left by 2017 winter storm, set to open Saturday The Mount Washington Cog Railway, the world's first mountain-climbing cog railway, will open for its 149th season on Saturday. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180419/NEWHAMPSHIRE05/180419246&source=RSS Wed, 18 Apr 2018 12:46:00 EST Devon Allman Project in Plymouth The Devon Allman Project will play a 7:30 p.m. concert Saturday at the Flying Monkey Movie House and Performance Center, 39 S. Main St. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180419/NEWHAMPSHIRE0105/180419247&source=RSS Wed, 18 Apr 2018 12:46:00 EST Feeling plucky? Play along with Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain in Hanover From Tchaikovsky to Nirvana and Odis Redding to spaghetti-western soundtracks, the 'Ukes' are back with an entertaining night of unexpected ukulele music. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180419/NEWHAMPSHIRE0105/180419248&source=RSS Wed, 18 Apr 2018 12:46:00 EST Get a taste of local food, music and more at Winchester festival The Winchester Local Food Festival will take place from 10 a.m to 2 p.m. Saturday inside Winchester Town Hall. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180419/NEWHAMPSHIRE07/180419249&source=RSS Wed, 18 Apr 2018 12:46:00 EST Ok, all you babies ... on your mark, get set, crawl! All eyes may have been on Boston Marathon runners earlier this week, but here in New Hampshire the focus on Saturday will be on younger athletes crawling the way to the finish line. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180419/NEWHAMPSHIRE01/180419250&source=RSS Wed, 18 Apr 2018 12:46:00 EST Fun is always on the menu at Bonfire Fun is always on the menu at Bonfire http://www.unionleader.com/our-gourmet-Fun-is-always-on-the-menu-at-Bonfire&source=RSS Tue, 17 Apr 2018 19:56:00 EST A Colorado bourbon that's new to NH A Colorado bourbon that's new to NH http://www.unionleader.com/our-gourmet-A-Colorado-bourbon-thats-new-to-NH&source=RSS Tue, 17 Apr 2018 19:56:00 EST Bethlehem teenager designs sneakers worn by Celtics guard Terry Rozier in Sunday's OT playoff win BETHLEHEM - Dylan Robie is basking in the knowledge that not only did Boston Celtics point guard Terry Rozier wear his custom-designed sneakers, but that the footwear, according to a team spokesman, helped Rozier play well in Sunday's overtime playoff win against the Milwaukee Bucks. http://www.unionleader.com/NH-people-Bethlehem-teenager-designs-sneakers-worn-by-Celtics-guard-Terry-Rozier-in-Sundays-OT-playoff-win&source=RSS Tue, 17 Apr 2018 22:27:00 EST Manchester activist Cheryl Mitchell dies, was involved in neighborhood projects after death of Officer Michael Briggs Cheryl Mitchell, who become the face of neighborhood activism after Manchester police officer Michael Briggs was gunned down outside her Lincoln Street home in 2006, died this past weekend. http://www.unionleader.com/NH-People-Activist-was-involved-in-numerous-neighborhood-improvement-projects-after-death-of-Officer-Michael-Briggs&source=RSS Tue, 17 Apr 2018 06:26:00 EST Keene BMX riders group want to raise money for new skate park A group of avid BMX bike riders are hoping to resurrect plans for a new skate park in downtown Keene. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180417/NEWHAMPSHIRE03/180419386&source=RSS Mon, 16 Apr 2018 22:13:00 EST NH Senior Notes: Paper-shredding days aim to prevent fraud Every day, millions of Americans lose their hard-earned money to identity theft and other types of scams. Last year alone, 13.1 million Americans were struck by identity theft, according to AARP. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180416/NEWHAMPSHIRE02/180419509&source=RSS Sun, 15 Apr 2018 22:00:00 EST Miss NH looks back as this year's competition nears As 28 contestants rehearsed group numbers Sunday for the upcoming Miss New Hampshire Scholarship Pageant, current titleholder Lauren Percy explained how her year of service has impacted her life. http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180416/NEWHAMPSHIRE09/180419523&source=RSS Sun, 15 Apr 2018 21:58:00 EST