PLAISTOW — Players between the ages of 4-12 from Plaistow are invited to register for the 2021 spring season. Registration will be open until February 1 at www.plaistow.com/recreation.

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MANCHESTER — The American Red Cross and the National Football League are teaming up this January, during National Blood Donor Month, to urge individuals – especially those who have recovered from COVID-19 – to give blood and to help tackle the national convalescent plasma shortage. Right now…

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PLAISTOW — The Plaistow Lions Club is having a raffle to win a 2021 Can Am Outlander 570 ATV. A limited amount of tickets will be sold (500), so your chances are much better than the lottery of winning the rugged, 48 HP Outlander. The value of the brand new ATV is in excess of $7,000.

CONCORD — NH Audubon’s “Twitchers’ are going viral in 2021, with three teams taking part in the re-named Semi-Superbowl of Birding on January 30, 2021. The Superbowl is a competition that takes place in January – but this Superbowl has nothing to do with football. It involves looking for as …

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Every state in the United States has started administering COVID-19 vaccinations. The rollout of COVID-19 vaccines varies by state.

PLAISTOW — The Town of Plaistow, NH will hold its Deliberative Session on Sat., January 30, 2021, at 9:00 a.m. at the Public Works Garage 144F Main Street (left front). Face coverings will be required. All Plaistow voters are invited to attend this important First Session of town meeting.

SOUTH HAMPTON — The South Hampton Supervisors of the Checklist will meet on Tues., January 19, 2021, from 7:00-7:30 p.m. to make corrections to the checklist.

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NEWTON — The annual Country Pond Ice Fishing Derby will be held on Sun., February 7 from 7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Country Pond Fish and Game Club in Newton. Registration starts at 5:30 a.m. The public is welcome.

KINGSTON — Kingston Supervisors of the Checklist will be in session on Tues., January 19, 2021, from 7:00-7:30 p.m., downstairs in the Kingston Town Hall.

ATKINSON — The Atkinson Supervisors of the Checklist will be in session on Tues., January 19, from 7:00-7:30 p.m., at the Atkinson Community Center, 4 Main Street.

DANVILLE —It's that time of year again! The following are positions will be on the ballot for the Danville town election.

SANDOWN — The Sandown Supervisors of the Checklist will meet at the Sandown Tax Collectors Office, 320 Main St., Sandown, for additions and corrections of the voter checklist on Sat., January 23, from 11:00 - 11:30 a.m.

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CONCORD — New Hampshire Fish and Game Department officials urge outdoor enthusiasts to exercise caution when enjoying winter activities near the ice, especially after this season’s fluctuating temperatures. Parents are also urged to educate themselves about ice safety and share this knowledg…

WATERBURY CENTER, VT — The Children’s Literacy Foundation (CLiF) has been offering virtual author visits for kids and adults during the pandemic when our regular in-person programming is on hiatus. Every Wednesday at 1:00 p.m. we offer storytelling and workshops for kids and families. We hig…

MANCHESTER — The American Red Cross and the National Football League are teaming up this January, during National Blood Donor Month, to urge individuals – especially those who have recovered from COVID-19 – to give blood and to help tackle the national convalescent plasma shortage. Right now…

STRATHAM — On Mon., January 18, at 7:00 p.m., the Stratham Historical Society, jointly with The Stratham Wiggin Memorial Library, will present a program by Erica Linderman, a Stratham Historical Society Winfield L. Foote Award recipient, and Ph.D. Candidate at the University of New Hampshire…

PORTSMOUTH – New Hampshire Public Radio and The Music Hall announced the latest line-up for their award-winning series, Writers on a New England Stage, now being presented in an intimate and virtual format. Featured authors include a Nobel Prize winner, renowned NPR host, and WNYC cultural c…

KINGSTON — Kingston Supervisors Of The Checklist will be in session on Tues., January 19, 2021, from 7:00-7:30 p.m., downstairs in the Kingston Town Hall.

SOUTH HAMPTON — The South Hampton Supervisors of the Checklist will meet on Tues., January 19, 2021, from 7:00-7:30 p.m. to make corrections to the checklist.

ATKINSON — The Atkinson Historical Society will present a virtual program on Digging Into Native History in New Hampshire.

DERRY — Looking for something to do while you're at home this winter? How about birding?

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CONCORD — Hikers, snowshoers, cross country and backcountry skiers, climbers, and all other outdoor enthusiasts are encouraged to purchase their voluntary annual Hike Safe card for 2021. Card sales help ensure that NH Fish and Game Law Enforcement Conservation Officers, trained in wilderness…

RAYMOND — At the annual Hurd-Welch American Legion Post 90 special membership/elections night, December 16, 2020, after unanimous votes to suspend the regular meeting agenda for elections, First Vice Commander Dave Peno led the executive board and members in attendance in the elections of of…

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CONCORD — Winter anglers in New Hampshire had some trout stocked especially for them during 2020. The New Hampshire Fish and Game Department stocks trout during the fall to bolster the winter ice fishery, translating into some exciting fishing action this winter.

KENSINGTON — An evening of virtual bird watching with Dr. Steve Hale of Open World Explorers is set for January 13, at 7:00 p.m. This program is sponsored by the Kensington Public Library and is free and open to the public. You must sign up for this event so we can send you the zoom link the…

CONCORD — Let’s discuss mask etiquette. Don’t worry, this is not an article discussing whether or not you should wear a mask; we will leave that up to others. Instead, this article is about the proper handling of your disposable mask when you are done with it.

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DANVILLE — The Danville Lions are decking front lawns in Danville with candy canes! “Deck a Friend” is a fundraiser for the Danville Lions Club and a great way to have some socially distanced fun this holiday season!

MANCHESTER — December may be the season of giving – but it’s typically a challenging time to collect enough blood donations. Add in a pandemic, and this year could be even tougher than usual. That’s why the American Red Cross is urging those who are feeling well to give the gift of life by d…

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GREENLAND – For many people, the experience of cutting a live Christmas tree remains one of the quintessential joys of the season. But after the last ornament has been carefully packed away and the tree has been dragged back out through the front door, some people wonder about the best way t…

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CONCORD – New Hampshire fishing and hunting licenses for 2021 are now available. Purchase yours and get set for a WILD year of outdoor adventure, from ice fishing this winter to harvesting your deer next fall. Licenses are good for the calendar year, from January 1 through December 31, 2021.…

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CONCORD — New Hampshire State Parks invites the public to celebrate the New Year with a self-guided virtual hike. This year’s First Day Hikes will run from December 26 through New Year’s Day 2021 at all state parks across New Hampshire. The goal of this year’s hikes is to provide individuals…

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DANVILLE — The Danville Lions are decking front lawns in Danville with candy canes! “Deck a Friend” is a fundraiser for the Danville Lions Club and a great way to have some socially distanced fun this holiday season!

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CONCORD — New Hampshire State Parks invites the public to celebrate the New Year with a self-guided virtual hike. This year’s First Day Hikes will run from December 26 through New Year’s Day 2021 at all state parks across New Hampshire. The goal of this year’s hikes is to provide individuals…

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CONCORD — Although retailers have been experiencing banner snowmobile sales in recent months, in-person off-highway recreational vehicle (OHRV) and snowmobile education classes will not be offered throughout the Granite State as in previous years due to the COVID-19 public health emergency. …

CONCORD – Landowners who allow hunting, fishing, snowmobiling, hiking, and wildlife watching on their property place immense trust in outdoor enthusiasts to treat their lands with respect. We all have a responsibility to develop and maintain lasting relationships with generous landowners to …

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MANCHESTER — December may be the season of giving – but it’s typically a challenging time to collect enough blood donations. Add in a pandemic, and this year could be even tougher than usual. That’s why the American Red Cross is urging those who are feeling well to give the gift of life by d…

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KINGSTON — The Kingston Lions Club will be in the Kingston Town Hall parking lot on Sat., December 19, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., collecting newly packaged clothing for Waypoint (formerly known as Child and Family Services).

CONCORD — The Granite State’s black bears are slowly beginning their denning process which has been delayed this year due to mild temperatures and abundant natural foods. Despite the recent snowfall statewide, however, people who enjoy feeding the birds should be prepared to quickly remove t…

CONCORD — In preparation for the holiday season, the New Hampshire Liquor Commission (NHLC) recently launched a website featuring an updated e-commerce platform that includes online ordering with 90-minute, same-day in-store pickup at 10 NH Liquor & Wine Outlets across the state. In addi…

NEWTON — 'Tis the Season for brightening our homes and yards, and the Recreation Commission would like to highlight those Newton residents who are shining bright. The plan is to gather and post the locations of the most creative and bright light displays for residents to enjoy drive-bys.

WOLFEBORO — There’s been a lot to celebrate over the past few months as architectural designs and approvals have progressed for the future Makerspace & Vocation Hub on Bay St. in Wolfeboro. But architectural designs haven’t been the only thing progressing, for a project of this scope and…

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