"> en-us Chamber Plan helping put Derry-Londonderry on brewery map A marketing campaign by the Derry-Londonderry Chamber of Commerce to highlight the region's growing craft beer and mead scene is already proving successful, a chamber spokesman said. Fri, 04 Sep 2015 00:03:00 EST Francestown to host Labor Day celebration The town is gearing up for its 98th annual Labor Day celebration, running today through Monday and promising fun and entertainment for all ages. Fri, 04 Sep 2015 00:02:00 EST NH Philarmonic first resident company at Stockbridge For the first time, the New Hampshire Philharmonic will be performing all of their concerts this season at the Stockbridge Theatre as the first resident company, a Pinkerton Academy spokesman said. Fri, 04 Sep 2015 00:01:00 EST NH Club Notes NH author to speak at Stratham program The Stratham Historical Society and Stratham's Wiggin Memorial Library are co-sponsoring a program by author Sarah Shea Smith at 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 14. Fri, 04 Sep 2015 00:03:00 EST Win tickets to see Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy Enter to win a pair of 2 tickets to see Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy on November 4, 2015 at the Capitol Center for the Arts in Concord. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 18:13:00 EST NH Club Briefs Litchfield club kicks off year with 'Mexican Mingle' Litchfield Women's Club members invite women in the community to join them Tuesday, Sept. 8, for a 'Mexican Mingle' open house at 7 p.m. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 21:35:00 EST Music, mud racing, monster truck pulls hit Hopkinton Fair Labor Day weekend The Hopkinton State Fair gets dragged through the mud, crushed by junk cars and yanked by farm equipment during this year's grandstand events. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 13:56:00 EST 'Burial at Thebes' an ancient tale with modern take Theatre Kapow presents 'The Burial at Thebes,' by Nobel Prize-winning poet Seamus Heaney, Tuesday through Thursday, Sept. 8-10, at the Dana Center at Saint Anselm College. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 13:56:00 EST Husband-and-wife team revved up for demolition derby at Hopkinton Fair For Jim and Eileen Mann, crushing old, junk cars under the weight of massive trucks isn't just for fun, or even the thrill of competition. It's serious business. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 13:56:00 EST Classic cars, trucks to park in Queen City for annual festival Dennis Gage, host of the hit cable TV series 'My Classic Car,' will have the cameras rolling as he goes 'Cruising Downtown' Saturday in the Queen City. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 13:56:00 EST Feeling good about the blues in Lincoln Blues harmonica master James Montgomery, whose career highlights include recording with Kid Rock, sitting in with Greg Allman and fronting his own band of 30 years, will join Bruce Marshall and the Nor'easters at Jean's Playhouse in a 730 p.m. concert Sunday. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 13:56:00 EST Psychic John Edward crosses over into Manchester John Edward began his professional psychic career while still a teenager. As a medium, author and lecturer, he has for the last three decades impressed audiences with his uncanny predictions and demonstrations of psychic phenomena. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 13:56:00 EST Portsmouth celebrates historic day of international peace treaty's signing At 347 p.m. Sept. 5, 1905, the bells of Portsmouth rang in celebration of the signing of the Portsmouth Peace Treaty. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 13:55:00 EST Northern Stage unveils season The Lake Sunapee Region Center for the Arts 'First Friday' program will feature 'A Night with Northern Stage' from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at Whipple Hall. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 13:55:00 EST Sankofa Tour chronicles slave trade on Seacoast A 90-minute walking tour at 1 p.m. Saturday on the Seacoast links both slade traders and black abolitionists to the African Burying Ground. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 13:55:00 EST Eileen Jewel to roll into Tupelo Music Hall Eileen Jewell, on the road with her new Americana-driven album 'Sundown Over Ghost Town,' will play the Tupelo Music Hall, 2 Young Road, Londonderry, at 7 p.m. Sunday. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 13:55:00 EST Keb' Mo' to play Plymouth, Hampton shows Grammy-winning bluesman Keb' Mo' plays The Flying Monkey Movie House and Performance Center, 39 S. Main St., Plymouth, at 730 p.m. Thursday, and then the Hampton Beach Casino Ballroom, 169 Ocean Ave., at 8 p.m. Saturday. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 13:55:00 EST Phillips Exeter Academy gallery unveils portraiture exhibit From tintypes and oil paintings to photographs and videos, six artists in an exhibition at The Lamont Gallery at Phillips Exeter Academy offer glimpses of how people see themselves and the world around them. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 13:55:00 EST Up, Down and Away brings Canadian standouts to NH stage The Up, Down and Away Festival brings a slate of Canadian acts, including Joel Plaskett Emergency, Whitehorse, Jenn Grant, Old Man Leudecke and Meredith Shaw, to the Prescott Park Arts Festival on Sunday night. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 13:55:00 EST Della Mae's music is spitfire bluegrass with message about equality The bluegrass quartet Della Mae isn't afraid to kick up some dust when it comes to championing women's rights. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 13:55:00 EST Otherwordly Exeter festival has folks exploring the unexplained Downtown Exeter is the place for info about UFOs this weekend. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 13:55:00 EST JoDee Messina headlines Lancaster Fair's grandstand Jo Dee Messina headlines the entertainment lineup at the Lancaster Fair, which continues through Monday, Sept. 7. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 13:55:00 EST Janine Gilbertson's Granite Kitchen Football season is upon us, chefs, so get your game on I'm going to be honest here I am not a big sports fan. That being said, I am aware of how good food can enhance any game-watching occasion, and with football season upon us, I've decided it's time to get my cooking game on. Tue, 01 Sep 2015 21:19:00 EST Our Gourmet Ready for another visit to Tavern 27 When we made our first attempt to dine at Tavern 27 in Laconia, we were surprised not only how crowded it was, but by also being told that diners reserve tables weeks in advance. Tue, 01 Sep 2015 21:18:00 EST Shed fire destroys soccer organization's equipment A local youth soccer league is accepting donations after its storage shed in Pinardville was destroyed, resulting in 3,500 worth of damage. Tue, 01 Sep 2015 23:33:00 EST Lilac photo winners announced The Governor's Lilac Wildflower Commission has announced the winners of the 19th annual Lilac Photo Contest. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 21:15:00 EST Treasures In Your Attic A tour de force of 1870s furniture This beautifully hand-crafted wooden table has been in our family since my great-grandfather made it in the 1860s, possibly in Philadelphia. Family information about the table is gone, but it was exhibited at the Philadelphia Centennial Exhibition. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 21:14:00 EST Proposal to build hut in Crawford Notch under review It might be weeks or even months before a decision is made on the request of the Appalachian Mountain Club to build a hut in Crawford Notch State Park, said a spokesperson for the state's Division of Parks and Recreation on Monday. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 21:12:00 EST NH Seniors News Seniors Count workshop to focus on preparing for emergencies Preparing for an emergency now could prevent panic later, so the next Seniors Count-Nashua workshop will discuss the three main components of preparedness making an individual emergency plan, building an emergency supply kit and staying informed during a disaster. Sun, 30 Aug 2015 21:12:00 EST VNA Hospice offers bereavement group, volunteer training Central New Hampshire VNA Hospice is offering seven-week bereavement support groups in two locations beginning in mid-September. Sun, 30 Aug 2015 21:12:00 EST NH Highland Games to celebrate 40 years With The Mountain from HBO's 'Game of Thrones' among its many highlights, the 40th New Hampshire Highland Games and Festival appears certain to retain its place among the premier celebrations of Scottish heritage in the U.S. Sun, 30 Aug 2015 21:12:00 EST Actor Kyle Jean-Baptiste dies in NYC Colleagues and patrons of the New London Barn Playhouse reacted with shock Sunday to reports that a young actor who starred in a 2013 production 8212 who later went on to make history on Broadway 8212 had died in a tragic accident. Sun, 30 Aug 2015 21:11:00 EST Topless protest headed to Weirs Beach Labor Day weekend New Hampshire's Free-the-Nipple movement is coming to Weirs Beach on Labor Day weekend, and police say they will be monitoring the event. Sun, 30 Aug 2015 21:10:00 EST