Local News

'Of Primary Concern:' Salyards exhibit highlights presidenti…

22-07-2016 Hits:131 Local News

By Tom Eastman CONWAY — It's convention season — making it an especially topical time to visit the Conway Historical Society's "Of Primary Concern" exhibit — from the New Hampshire presidential primary collection of local history buff Brian P. Wiggin — now on display at the Salyards Center on Main Street in Conway Village. George Cleveland (as grandpa Grover) admires the Salyards Center display. (JAMIE GEMMITI PHOTO)"With this being an election year, we thought it would be good to have an exhibit that ties in our local connection to politics, with Conway hosting so many of the candidates over the years who...

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Teletalk

Tele-Talk: Is the school board's reticence to allow online c…

22-07-2016 Hits:46 Tele-Talk

The parents of eighth-grader Mackenzie Carr met with the Bartlett School Board to ask if she could take a summer math course online to make up for classroom time she...

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Valley Voice

Out to sea and other stories

21-07-2016 Hits:79 Valley Voice

By Tom Eastman THE BLUEBERRIES ARE OUT, always a sure sign that we're into the best days of the summer, as was this week's string of three 50-centers — local weather...

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Outdoors

National forest encourages visitors to plan ahead

17-05-2013 Hits:12620 Outdoors

As Memorial Day weekend approaches, you may be planning to visit the White Mountain National Forest. Whether you are thinking about a get-away-from-it-all camping experience, your first hike of the...

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Business

Why go to Bridgton? The Depot Street Tap House

21-07-2016 Hits:115 Local Business

The Depot Street Tap House in Bridgton, Maine, has a casual, relaxed ambience. (COURTESY PHOTO)In the historic building's latest incarnation, bar owners Eric LaPerna and Carrye Castleman-Ross have been thrilled...

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Real Estate

More Thoughts While Weeding: Working out the bugs

21-07-2016 Hits:65 Real Estate

By Ann Bennett It has been a remarkable run of classic July weather this past week, accompanying a gorgeous full Thunder Moon. Eighteen of the first 23 days of the month...

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Upcoming Events

Alan Scott: Military exists to project our U.S. on world

22-07-2016 Hits:59 Letters

To the editor: I read McLaughlin’s column last week about his Viking ancestry waiting to see how he would spin it into some conservative talking point. Sure enough, there it was: “[M]en...

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Community

Band spans the decades in Tuesday outdoor concert

21-07-2016 Hits:49 General

CONWAY — The Mount Washington Valley Community Band will span the "Decades" as its summer concert series continues on Tuesday, July 26, at 6:30 p.m. in the gazebo next to...

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Opinion

Alan Scott: Military exists to project our U.S. on world

22-07-2016 Hits:59 Letters

To the editor: I read McLaughlin’s column last week about his Viking ancestry waiting to see how he would spin it into some conservative talking point. Sure enough, there it was: “[M]en...

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Sports

Winter Sports Preview: Fryeburg girls eye deep playoff run

11-12-2015 Hits:2699 Sports

By Lloyd Jones FRYEBURG — "Tougher, Faster, Smarter" — that's the mantra of the Fryeburg Academy girls basketball team this season. With no seniors on last year's team, the Raiders return a...

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