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Copper Cannon Cleanup

As my bank won’t accept volunteer blogging in lieu of mortgage payments, my workdays find me in Franconia at Garnet Hill (GH). The company has a special relationship with nearby Copper Cannon Camp in Bethlehem. In addition to hosting some of Garnet Hill’s outstanding staff parties throughout the year, the camp is also the site […]

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Finding History in Franconia

Franconia is known for its mountains, but the small village just north of the namesake notch holds a storied history. From its roots as a ski town to the home of a famous poet, Franconia’s past is captured in area museums and landmarks today. This spring if you head to the North Country for hiking and […]

The Loading Dock

Make Something Weird Happen: Collaborative Art at The Loading Dock

The Loading Dock in Littleton is a multi-disciplinary art space host to musicians, painters, spoken word, and more. Jason Tors spearheads the operation as curator, booking agent, and artist, among many other hats. He shared what it is that makes this space special, and a little weird. The Prelude Tors’ founding of The Loading Dock […]

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A Lot to Love: A Conversation with The Beal House

There’s a lot to love about The Beal House Inn & Tavern of Littleton. Adam and Lori Evans Alderin purchased the six room inn and American tavern in December of 2015. Their mission: to provide comfort food in a comfortable setting for visitors to Littleton and locals alike. The two opened up about running a business, […]

Scallywags enjoying the Pirate Portrait Gallery.

Ski Like a Pirate!

A couple disclosures here: 1. I volunteer with Adaptive Sports Partners of the North Country, so I have a vested interest in the success of the organization. 2. I think dressing like a pirate while skiing and supporting a local non-profit is awesome. Adaptive Sports Partners of the North Country (ASPNC) is holding its annual winter […]