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From the Emerald City of Oz to the Granite State

Name: Hannah Coen-Salamanca  Current City/Town: Manchester Native City/Town: Wichita, Kansas Tell us a little about yourself. I am a public relations account executive at Cookson Communications (on Lowell street across from the Red Arrow and above Bubba Noodle Bar). I earned a bachelor’s degree in strategic communications and a master’s degree in communications from Wichita […]

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Durkish Delights at Noodz: All Around Tasty

A Triple Threat of Awesome Collaboration between artforms is a beautiful thing. It helps build a more vibrant culture for our communities and is a catalyst for even more creative partnerships. One of these collaborations has knocked my socks off, and that is an interdisciplinary artist and muralist Durkish Delights working with the unique and […]

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Supporting Local in the Dead of Winter

Picture this: it’s Saturday morning and you’re enjoying your first cup of coffee in your pajamas, maybe watching some cartoons (aren’t they bringing Lizzie McGuire back??). Maybe you’re making a grocery list or struggling through a New York Times crossword, but definitely not checking work emails. You’re well-rested and hankering for a pastry but feeling […]

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The “Changemakers United” Way

New Hampshire is a great state for volunteering, with around 6,500 registered nonprofits in the state. And we really pitch in. As of 2017 there were 329,600 people volunteering in NH and 70,000 of those people were helping nonprofits in areas like marketing, events planning, and development; using skills they acquired through their work and […]

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Opportunity Knocks – Bona Fide Green Goods

Ryan, Mike, Amanda and Mandy have a message and a proposition. I guess you could call them prophets trying to make a profit. And people are buying in! Their mission, which is to inspire change and awareness for a more environmentally conscious lifestyle, is accomplished through Bona Fide Green Goods on Main Street in Concord. […]

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Students from across the county descend on Manchester for College Convention 2020!

On January 5, 2020 New England College (NEC) will once again host College Convention. Since 2000, every four years, the college brings together college students from all over the country, and sometimes the world, for this once-in-a-lifetime political event to give the next generation of voters the opportunity to come face-to-face with the people, issues, and process that shape […]

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8 Fun Winter Activities In New Hampshire

1. Go Cross-Country Skiing Not only does the state of New Hampshire cater to the downhill skier, but there are also dozens of great spots to cross-country ski with incredible mountain views as your back drop. The Jackson XC Ski Touring Trail system offers spectacular views of Mount Washington and the rest of the White Mountain […]