TILTON — The Berger Picard breed of herding dogs is thought to go back for more than a millenium, but by the mid-20th century, the breed was at risk of extinction. Though popular in agricultural areas, the dogs were centered in northern France, a region decimated by warfare in both world war…
The mission for The Sunshine Project is to report on issues of civic discourse and social determinants of community health – and not just health in a medical sense. The project will examine medical issues as well as broad indicators of health, looking at data that may shed light on which communities and subgroups are doing well, and which are facing unique challenges, why, and what can be done.
SALEM — One of the northeast's most popular and well-designed powersports racing venues will play a key role in helping local snocross teams prepare for the coming season.
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On Tuesday, a three-judge panel in Pennsylvania rejected Bill Cosby's appeal of his rape conviction, holding that it was proper for the judge to allow five additional women to testify that they, too, had been drugged and sexually assaulted by Cosby.
Some home-sellers act as though their job is finished the moment they engage the services of a listing agent. I’d like to make an analogy that will challenge that way of thinking.
Health and Wellness
CONCORD — Concord Regional Visiting Nurse Association, the largest home health and hospice provider in New Hampshire, recently expanded its service area to the towns of Laconia and Sanbornton, bringing the number of communities served by the agency to 44.
HOLDERNESS —Use comics as a tool for conservation. Join the Squam Lakes Association on Dec. 15 from 10 a.m. to noon, as we create nature-based comic strips. An important part of conservation is communication. To encourage people to conserve, you have to show them why they should care. Comic…