The McAuliffe Shepard Discovery Center will host Brandt Lomen’s talk “The Amazing Journey from Idea to Reality” on Friday December 7that 7:00 PM during their November Super Stellar Friday event. Every first Friday of the month the Discovery Center is open from 6:30-9:30 PM with special programming, a Tonight’s Sky Planetarium Show, and stargazing, weather permitting. Read more →


Laconia Housing is able to make this project work in large part because Sunrise House abuts its Sunrise Towers, a 98-unit building for elderly and disabled residents who are also receiving supportive services. Sunrise Tower’s commercial kitchen and onsite services coordinators will also service Sunrise House. Read more →


Grace George Corrigan, Christa McAuliffe’s mother, passed away on Thursday, November 8 at age 94 - some 28 years after the death of her husband Edward Corrigan and almost 32 years since the loss of her daughter Christa aboard the Space Shuttle Challenger Read more →


The New Hampshire Insurance Department is issuing a warning to consumers on "alternative health coverage options" as a result of consumer calls during the first week of open enrollment. Consumers should exercise caution and ask questions before purchasing a health plan from any company other than the three that are offering ACA-compliant health plans on and off the Marketplace (HealthCare.gov): Ambetter, Anthem and Harvard Pilgrim. Read more →


Trividia Health, a well-known contract manufacturing company in Lancaster, N.H., has donated $2,500 to the Northern Forest Center to support revitalization of Lancaster’s downtown, specifically through renovation of the historic Parker J. Noyes building at the north end of Main Street. Read more →


The New Hampshire Preservation Alliance has announced its 2018 Seven to Save list today, featuring a the Ruggles 236-acre mica mine in Grafton, the 250-acre Laconia State School campus, a dam of a water-power system at Canterbury Shaker Village and the enormous exhibition barn at the Rochester Fairgrounds. Also on the list highlighting endangered historic landscapes as well as iconic structures is a home dating from the 18thand 19thcentury that stretches along the common at Haverhill Corner, an Italianate parsonage in Lee and a Prairie-style residence built for the Director of the Veteran’s Administration Hospital in Manchester. Read more →