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When Line Dancing and Antiques Mix

Antique Appraisal Day with John Bruno from Market Warriors Do you ever watch those antique appraisal shows on TV and then wonder what you have in your attic or basement? Well, if you’ve ever had that moment and did in fact dig something out of your attic that you are absolutely certain is a lost […]

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A Moose Festival, a Shop Crawl and Some Books

22nd Annual North Country Moose Festival Did you ever have an embarrassing nickname as a kid? Well, my mom called me some names, but that was usually when I was doing something I shouldn’t have been. But my most famous nickname came when I was much older, and when you’re in your 20s, you really […]

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Dogs, Submarines and Some Boogie N’ Blues

Dog Days of Summer Our opinionated Basset hound just finished her third obedience class shortly before her first birthday, and I know when I tell her about this event, she’s going to crawl into bed and hope I forget about it. Saturday, August 17 from 9am until 3pm, you’ll want to bring your pup to […]

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A Circus, a Musical and a Mob

Circus Smirkus 2013 Big Top Tour After somehow managing to read both Water for Elephants and The Night Circus last summer, I have become unusually attuned to big top phenomenon. That is why I am particularly interested in the youth circus coming to Hanover starting August 8 and running through August 11. Yes, it’s a […]

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Balloons, Bands and a Hike to the Top

Hillsborough Balloon Festival and Fair I get motion sickness from riding on elevators, but at some point in my life, I am determined to take a ride on a hot air balloon. Thursday night kicks off the Hillsborough Balloon Festival and Fair in Hillsborough, a four day event that includes a parade, an artist show […]

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Concerts, Crafts, Photography and Antiques

Speakers and Sneakers Benefit Concert A chance to listen to some great music and enjoy a cold one from one of New Hampshire’s fine breweries all in support of a great community organization? Why not! Check out the Speakers and Sneakers Benefit concert at the Redhook Brewery in Portsmouth this Saturday, July 6 at 6pm […]