This week, the US House of Representatives Rules Committee green-lighted an amendment that would cut funding to the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) by $23 millioneach– a 15% cut to each agency’s operating budget. This sudden action is in contrast to House and Senate bipartisan proposals to increase funding to the arts. Here in New Hampshire we know the value and the power of the creative economy, and we strongly condemn these attempts to cut our national investment in the arts. Read more →


he New Hampshire Insurance Department is partnering with Harvard Medical School to help New Hampshire residents find medical cost estimates. Funded by the Donoghue Foundation, the study will develop a Google Adwords campaign that will create additional website traffic to NHHealthCost.org.  Read more →


The McAuliffe Shepard Discovery Center will open a Discovery Lab, a new permanent space specifically designed for tinkering, making, and discovery, on Friday, August 3rd. The opening will be part of the Discovery Center’s Super Stellar Friday event where the Center is open extra hours every first Friday of the month from 6:30-9:30 PM with special programming. Read more →


Hitchiner’s first class of seven employees will graduate Saturday (June 23) having completed 400 hours of classroom work over three years. For Hitchiner’s needs, this training equates to a four-year college degree, said Timothy C. Sullivan, Esq., company Vice President of Corporate Affairs and Services. Read more →


The Central NH region is comprised of a variety of unique towns: Alexandria, Ashland, Bridgewater, Bristol, Campton, Center Harbor, Danbury, Dorchester, Ellsworth, Groton, Hebron, Holderness, Meredith, Moultonborough, New Hampton, Plymouth, Rumney, Sandwich, Thornton, Warren, Waterville Valley, Wentworth, and Woodstock. Read more →


The McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center is proud to announce its 2018 Summer Interns: Robert Daneau, an aspiring teacher pursuing a bachelor's degree in mathematics and secondary education with a minor in physics, and Jared Peick, a former recipient of the Alex Higgins Space Camp Memorial Scholarship pursuing a master’s in Space Studies. Together, they will create and implement the Discovery Center’s STEM Summer Day Camps. Read more →


Saturday, July 28, 2018 6:00 PM 8:30 PM 18:00 20:30 Waterville Valley Town Square1 Village Road Waterville Valley, NH, 03215 United States It is everything you have ever wanted. Enjoy an evening of chocolate temptations in Town Square accompanied by... Read more →