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 →


Studies from the National Trust for Historic Preservation and American Express show that young people crave authenticity and character in the places they live, work, and visit. Older neighborhoods offer more diverse and affordable housing options and historic downtowns provide incubator spaces for small new businesses. Historic buildings and streetscapes define communities, build community pride and engagement, attract families and tourists, foster artistic expression and provide greater property tax dollars per square foot than new construction. They are denser, walkable and served by existing infrastructure. Read more →


Join the Discovery Center on Tuesday November 12 from 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM to learn about fun field trip and outreach opportunities that the Discovery Center and other organization across NH has to offer!  The Expo will include information on offerings from across New Hampshire, classroom materials, and demos and opportunities to talk with informal educators from multiple organizations. Light snacks and refreshments will be provided, and admission is free for teachers. Read more →


The House Ways and Means Committee held a hearing and the Committees on Education and Labor and Energy and Commerce had markups on the Lower Drug Costs Now Act (H.R. 3), Democrats’ landmark bill to drastically reduce prescription drug prices, of which Reps. Chris Pappas (NH-01) and Ann Kuster (NH-02) are co-sponsors.  Read more →


A new report from the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office shows that Democrats’ historic legislation to lower the costs of prescription drugs would not only save consumers money; it would also save Medicare $345 billion. Read more →


Yesterday, Seacoast Online reported that Rep. Chris Pappas spent time over the Congressional recess to talk to health care advocates and local Granite Staters about skyrocketing prescription drug costs, as well as what he is doing in Congress to address the issue.  Read more →