"> en-us NH Club Notes Moultonborough society plans dinner dance The Moultonborough Historical Society is hosting a dinner dance as a fundraiser from 530 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 6, at the Moultonborough Lions Club Hall on Old Route 109. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 23:41:00 EST Women from around the world discover tools for confidence Two dozen women from around the world 8212 visiting the United States on an international leadership program 8212 stopped by an Elm Street nonprofit organization Wednesday to hear about and test-drive a power tool or two. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 23:39:00 EST 'Father of the Bride' none too pleased about nuptials The Majestic Theatre is vowing to stage 'Father of the Bride' at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at the Derry Opera House, 29 West Broadway. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:40:00 EST Boston-bred comedian Lenny Clarke to bring laughter to Rochester Lenny Clarke, the Boston-bred comedian and actor known as Uncle Teddy on the FX comedy-drama 'Rescue Me' 2004-2001 and films including 'Me, Myself, and Irene,' 'Rounders,' 'There's Something About Mary' and 'Southie,' will perform Friday at the Rochester Opera House in City Hall, 31... Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:28:00 EST 'Garden railroad' blooms at Union museum this weekend More than flowers are blooming in the summer landscape at the Heritage Park Railroad Museum, 1 Chapel St., in the village of Union this weekend. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:28:00 EST 'Peyton Place' controversy still swirls around Gilmanton Sixty years ago Grace Metalious published her blockbuster book 'Peyton Place,' and the controversy it stirred up continues to swirl around the Granite State. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:28:00 EST North Carolina duo set to play Prescott Park festival Mandolin Orange, set to play Prescott Park Arts Festival in Portsmouth at 7 p.m. Sunday, serves up a mix of bluegrass, gospel, country, folk and pop. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:28:00 EST Chris Robinson Brotherhood bringing vibe to Plymouth The Chris Robinson Brotherhood will play a 630 p.m. show Sunday at The Flying Monkey Movie House and Performance Center, 39 Main St., Plymouth. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:28:00 EST Halcyon Music Festival presents trio of chamber concerts Halcyon Music Festival continues today with 'Made in the U.S.A.' at Rye Congregational Church, and 'The Four B's 8212 Bach, Beethoven, Bolcom, Brahms' Friday and 'The Final Serenade' Saturday, both at St. John's Episcopal Church. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:28:00 EST Harp master James Montgomery taking over Tupelo Harpist, singer and bandleader James Montgomery will play the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, at 8 p.m. Friday. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:28:00 EST Opera North unveils trio of mainstage musical theater productions Opera North, a premiere professional summer music festival in the Upper Valley, will unveil three mainstage shows this summer at the Lebanon Opera House Giacomo Puccini's 'Tosca,' Andrew Lloyd Webber's 'Evita' and Gaetano Donizetti's 'Daughter of the Regiment.' Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:28:00 EST Fairy tale bad guy goes on trial in Derry Was the scary wolf at the heart of popular fairy tales born bad, or was he made that way? Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:28:00 EST Toll of church bell to welcome Hebron Fair to town common The last Saturday in July will see the quiet, picturesque Hebron Common once again transformed into a busy fairground. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:28:00 EST James Taylor headed to Gilford James Taylor, a Grammy winner whose poetic folk-rockpop style has made him one of the best-selling artists in charted music history, will play the Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion at 8 p.m. Monday, Aug. 1, with his All-Star Band. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:28:00 EST Standup genius dishes on Brexit, marathons and his heroes Eddie Izzard, one of Britain's all-time most successful entertainers, has been called 'the lost Python' by legendary master of the absurd John Cleese of Monty Python fame. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:28:00 EST Obstacle course a good metaphor for not getting mired in muck Let's face it In life, muck happens, but Mudderella New England's motto 8212 'Own Your Strong' 8212 suggests people are much tougher than they think, even when literally slogging through sludge. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:28:00 EST We will remember her Sarah McLachlan on NH tour stop, her kids, those haunting ASPSCA commercials Before Grammy-winning singer and songwriter Sarah McLachlan could take the time to talk about her career, she had something important to do. 'Sorry, I am running late,' McLachlan said on the phone. 'I had to walk the dog.' Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:28:00 EST Great whites off cape raise alarm, but NH beaches are safe 8230 probably With temperatures soaring into the 90s and thousands of beachgoers flocking to the ocean in waves this week, reports of great white sharks off the coast of Massachusetts have some scanning the horizon for dorsal fins off the New Hampshire seacoast. But experts say the odds of spotting one of these super predators are far better on your television... Wed, 27 Jul 2016 17:42:00 EST Meat from North Haverhill processor recalled for possible E. coli contamination A North Haverhill meat processing plant is recalling approximately 8,800 pounds of raw beef that could be contaminated with E. coli, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 09:31:00 EST Our Gourmet Turkish delights in Hillsborough A Turkish welcome in Hillsborough Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:41:00 EST If grilling has lost its thrill by mid-summer, make up some dough and try something new Pizza The grill is a powerful backyard workhorse 8212 fire it up and you can cook your meals without heating up your kitchen. But by mid-summer, the thrill of the grill can wear off, and finding new things to cook can become a chore. But have you grilled pizza? Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:41:00 EST Tasting Notes with Jim Beauregard For the hot days of summer, look to Belgium Sipping in the hot weather Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:41:00 EST People pay respects as Orford firefighter is brought home Firefighters, police and citizens showed their support for an Orford firefighter who died at a Lyme brush fire on Sunday. Orford Fire Chief Terry Straight said Charles Waterbury would not have wanted all the fanfare on the trip from Concord Hospital to a Vermont funeral home. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:40:00 EST Rochester girl who met Justin Bieber loses cancer battle Karlee Drew, 10, loved dance, softball and swimming, and had fought cancer since she was 7 years old. Family and friends are heartbroken after she lost that battle this weekend. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 13:04:00 EST Pet-Friendly New Hampshire Vacations Are you the parent of the four-legged variety? Do you long for a vacation with your best friend? Have you had a hard time finding a place where your pooch is welcome? We have too. Imagine our surprise when we found out there are a lot of places that your pup is welcome in New Hampshire. Thu, 21 Jul 2016 01:34:00 EST New chief comes to Currier via Boston, Singapore museums The new director of the Currier Museum of Art said he wants to listen to staff and trustees and develop a 'shared vision' for the museum's future. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 04:24:00 EST Connecticut hiker rescued from Mount Washington trail New Hampshire Fish and Game conservation officers performed their third rescue in three days in the Mount Washington area on Monday, when they carried an injured Connecticut man down the mountain. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 22:01:00 EST Boats riding a wave on NH lakes There are a lot more people on the lakes this summer, according to state safety officials and Lakes Region marinas, largely because the weather has been so good. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 22:00:00 EST Madison man takes on 240-mile trek in White Mountains At daybreak Sunday, Andrew Drummond set out to make history in his attempt to become the first person to climb all 48 of New Hampshire's 4,000-foot or higher mountains in one continuous seven-day hike. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 22:01:00 EST Winds bring down tree onto Mammoth Road in Hooksett Heavy wind and rain brought down a large pine tree along Mammoth Road in Hooksett Monday night, knocking out power to a residence and forcing police to block the road for about an hour. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 00:22:00 EST Police ID person who spray-painted Hooksett roadway with 'Slow Down' Police have solved the case of someone spray painting 'Slow Down' 13 times on Farmer Road. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 19:43:00 EST Orford firefighter remembered for always lending a hand Charles Waterbury, the 56-year-old firefighter who died at a brush fire in Lyme on Sunday, had also served the town as road agent, tree warden and budget committee member. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 19:51:00 EST Fish and Game reports number of hiker rescues on Saturday New Hampshire Fish and Game conservation officers were busy Saturday responding to reports of lost and injured hikers around the state. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 22:30:00 EST NH museum offers history, culture, and plenty of tales of the telephone Walking into the New Hampshire Telephone Museum is like stepping back into a simpler time, when a telephone was a luxury, not an appendage. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 22:30:00 EST Local brewer creates ale to raise money for victims of violence The founder of Beara Irish Brewing Co. in Portsmouth is hoping to raise money for recent victims of violence through a universal unifier beer. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 22:30:00 EST NH Senior Notes OLLI honors Manchester member with emerita status Dorothy Dottie Nelson, a member of the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Granite State College since 2006, was recently honored with the status of Member Emerita, only the second person to receive the award. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 22:30:00 EST 'This Land' writer makes stop in Jaffrey New York Times columnist Dan Barry talked about his travels to all 50 states at the Amos Fortune Forum on Friday night in an event dubbed, 'Baseball, Bunkhouses and Burlesque Travels Across America.' Sun, 24 Jul 2016 23:54:00 EST Jaffrey's 'Night of 1,000 Cupcakes' returns The Jaffrey Civic Center celebrated its 50th anniversary with the return of the Night of 1,000 Cupcakes on Thursday. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 22:28:00 EST Suspected overdose calls spike in Goffstown on Sunday Police on Sunday said they had seen a spike in suspected drug overdose calls over the past 36 hours. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 21:00:00 EST$1-million-plus-listings-are-in-the-towns-around-Lake-Winnipesaukee&source=RSS A third of NH's 1 million-plus real estate listings are in the towns around Winnipesaukee Fewer than 40 homes for sale in New Hampshire topped the 3.995 million asking price for 320 Sewall Road in Wolfeboro, a comfortable walk from downtown. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 22:13:00 EST$1-million-plus-listings-are-in-the-towns-around-Lake-Winnipesaukee&source=RSS Dick Pinney's Guide Lines Friends come in handy when learning to fish Being mentored in fishing by neighboring adults made a big impression on me when I was a youngster. My first mentors lived across the street from my home. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 22:00:00 EST In Brief Pillsbury Free Library offers free family concert as part of summer program Steve Blunt and Marty Kelly will share original songs and stories during a free family concert from 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesday in Jim Mitchell Park, 16 E. Main St. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 21:12:00 EST Pokemon GO blamed for illegal border crossing from Canada to US Two youths unaware of their surroundings when they were playing Pokemon GO made an illegal border crossing this week from Canada into Montana. Sat, 23 Jul 2016 18:19:00 EST Norway in a Nutshell, from fjords to mountaintops A recorded voice instructed me in several languages to get off the train and admire the massive waterfall, Kjosfossen, to my left. Fri, 22 Jul 2016 19:19:00 EST Danger never takes a holiday Travelers need to be aware This year's summer tourism season started on a somber note when travelers either disregarded or were unaware of natural dangers in the areas they visited. Fri, 22 Jul 2016 19:19:00 EST