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Doing Good New Hampshire with Alexis Dwyer

This week I had the privilege of speaking with Alexis Dwyer, a Program Specialist at the New Hampshire Department of Education in the Office of Nutrition Programs and Services, and a food justice advocate. Alexis was born and raised in Tampa, Florida and when an AmeriCorps position opened up with Cooking Matters® New Hampshire at […]

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Getting to Know the Mount Washington Valley Housing Coalition

Across the state, young people are concerned about the housing crisis, luckily, you can be part of the solution! This series will highlight the people and organizations leading the charge. The Mount Washington Valley is one of the lucky parts of the state to be served by one of the state’s regional housing coalitions. The […]

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The Most Scenic Waterfalls In New Hampshire

1. Arethusa Falls Town: Hart’s Location County: Carroll Arethusa Falls is a popular spot that both locals and tourists visit during the summer months. Two small waterfalls and a swimming hole can also be found about a mile downstream from the central falls. Directions: Trailhead and parking area are located on Arethusa Falls Road in […]

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Doing Good New Hampshire with Kitty Kiefer

This week, I had the opportunity to speak with Kitty Kiefer, the College Consortium Coordinator at the New Hampshire Attorney General’s Office, Board Member of Remedial Herstory, and a Girl Scouts of the Green and White Mountains Troop Leader in the Lakes Region. Kitty was born and raised in the Newfound Lake region where she […]

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Meet State Rep. Mary Hakken-Phillips

Age: 39 Area represented: Hanover and Lyme (Grafton 12) Occupation and employer: Attorney, Tarbell & Brodich, PA Number of years in NH: 5 Favorite place in NH: My favorite place in New Hampshire is Hanover – a bustling community at the intersection of the Appalachian Trail, Connecticut River, Dartmouth College, and New England-style politics. Describe […]

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7 Recreational Rail Trails In New Hampshire

The state of New Hampshire is home to dozens of recreational rail-trails that are used year-round by hikers, bikers, cross-country skiers, snowshoers, OHRVs, equestrians, and sled dogs. #1. Presidential Range Rail Trail Towns: Whitefield to Gorham Counties: Coos Length: 18 miles The Presidential Range Rail Trail begins at Cherry Pond in Whitefield, passing through the Silvio O. […]

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NOVA ARTS: A Collaborative Arts Initiative

A New Hampshire musician I’ve followed for years, Ty Ueda, recently posted online an upcoming live stream event he is performing for something called Nova Arts. The name alone drew me in, as an eternal space-lover, so I started rummaging around their website and social media and realized this was a very special gem, and […]

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Meet State Rep. Brodie Deshaies

Age: 22 Area represented: Carroll 6, Wolfeboro Occupation and employer: Independent Contractor, Self-employed. Number of years in NH: 22 Favorite place in NH: Without a doubt, my favorite place in New Hampshire is Wolfeboro, the Jewel of Lake Winnipesaukee. My second favorite place is North Conway because I love New Hampshire’s White Mountains. Describe NH […]