Year: 2018

Horsing Around: Local Author Pens Children’s Book

Like many girls growing up, Diane Robbins Jones of Rye was struck with a strong passion to be a horse owner, so much so that she would scour the want ad section of local papers to find the cheapest horses available before giving a weekly pitch to her parents. A variety of reasons, however, ensured […]

Andrew’s Adventure: Woodsman Museum

  Where I went: The Woodman Museum at 182 Central Avenue in Dover, woodmanmuseum.org, 603-742-1038 What it is: The Woodman Museum is an early-20th-century-style natural science, history and art museum located along the main road of Dover. The museum was founded in 1916 and consists of four buildings: the main Woodman House, the Hale House, […]

4 Shore Things: December 6-19

A cappella holidays Sounds of the Seacoast women’s four part a cappella chorus will celebrate music of the season at their annual Holly Jolly Cabaret on Sunday, Dec. 9, from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Jarvis Center, 40 Andrew Jarvis Drive, Portsmouth. The 45-member chorus will sing a number of holiday favorites and other […]

4 Shore Things: November 22 – December 5

Sip N Shop The Hampton Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Sip N Shop event on Sunday, Dec. 2, from 2:45 to 6 p.m. Board a passenger van at CR’s Restaurant and visit Smoky Quartz, Tall Ship, Wiggly Bridge and CR’s. The cost is $50 per person and includes the tour, tastings and an appetizer […]

Andrew’s Adventere: Wagon Hill Farm

  Where I went: Durham’s Wagon Hill Farm at 156 Piscataqua Road. What it is: Wagon Hill Farm is 139 acres of open, rolling hilled land owned by the Town of Durham that is free and open to the public for year-round recreation from dawn to dusk. With the recognizable and signature wooden wagon perched […]

Window Into Art: Seascape Creations owner gives lessons in Salisbury

Waves crashing into snow-covered beaches and the brisk chill sweeping in from the Atlantic Ocean provide the perfect backdrop for the artistic expression of the New England Seacoast. This is what drew Julie Gordon, owner and founder of Seascape Creations, to start giving window art lessons around the coast. “It’s just a great way to […]

Andrew’s Adventure: UNH Hockey

  Where I went: The Whittemore Center to watch the University of New Hampshire Men’s Hockey team at 128 Main St, Durham What it is: The University of New Hampshire Men’s Hockey team took on division rival Vermont in the home opener. What I did: I got a phone call from my friend Aiden asking […]

4 Shore Things: November 8-22

Books and baked goods The Friends of the Lane Memorial Library will be kicking off November with their annual Winter Wonderland Community Craft Fair and Bake Sale on Saturday, Nov. 10, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. All baked goods for the bake sale are homemade, local treats provided by donation from generous community members. […]

4 Shore Things: October 25 – November 27

  Race time Support the Great Bay Estuary by running in the The Wicked-Fast Great Bay 5K on Saturday, Oct. 27, starting at 9 a.m. at Stratham Hill Park (157 Portsmouth Ave., Stratham). There will also be a “competitive walker” division, a kids’ fun run, and age group awards and costume contests for the 5K […]

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