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Saving time for better things is also the idea behind a new local meal kit business called Local Baskit.  Similar to national brands but sourcing from local farms and food artisans this Concord-based company offers recipes and premeasured ingredients ready to cook, all in portions for 2-4 – perfect for a family to make together in less time than it takes to find a healthy recipe and shop for everything. Like Wash Street – Local Baskit was created and is run by a working mom. Read more →


“These types of affordable and accessible units are not readily available in our community,” Weaver said, “and we know that many families who have been here for generations might be forced to leave if they cannot find safe, well serviced housing for senior family members.” Read more →


If you’re looking for a holiday gift for a do-it-yourselfer, an owner of an old house or barn, or simply someone who loves New Hampshire’s historic buildings, the New Hampshire Preservation Alliance offers a hassle-free shopping option.   Read more →


Shaheen & Gordon, P.A. is pleased to announce Timothy McLaughlin, Kara J. Dowal, Celine M. Boyle, and Alexander E. Spadinger have been named the firm’s newest partners. “These promotions are a recognition of hard work and contributions these attorneys have made to the firm, and it signals our commitment to continue to provide the best legal services to individuals, families, and businesses across northern New England,” says Managing Partner Michael Noonan. Read more →


Jillian Conway, a senior at Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) and a resident of Marshfield, Mass., has been awarded the 2017 Yankee Chapter PRSA Scholarship. This year for the third time, the annual scholarship is sponsored by EDvestinU®, the NH Higher Education Loan Program’s Nonprofit Student Loan Lending and Refinancing Program. Read more →


Concord Community Music School has received an Eastern Bank Charitable Foundation grant for $10,000 as part of the bank’s Targeted Grant program, which is focused on supporting immigrants in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island. The grant is in support of Concord Community Music School’s dedication to including New Americans as faculty, performers, students, and community partner organizations. Read more →


Waterville Valley Resort received approval from the USDA Forest Service last week to begin construction of the new High Country T-Bar Lift, proposed in May. While the ski season is just around the corner, the achievement of this significant milestone has spurred construction to begin immediately. Read more →


A New Hampshire jury has awarded three businessmen what is apparently the largest monetary verdict in state history and what might be one of the largest in the country this year.  After three days of trial a Merrimack County jury awarded a $275 million verdict to three Manchester area men who were relentlessly defamed for almost 3 years by Mortgage Specialist Inc.and its owner Mike Gill Read more →