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A Complex, Contradictory, Lovely Place

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I once read in a guidebook: “Of all the natural regions of the United States, New England is... Read More »

After the Ice

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It took a force of nature unlike what most of us had seen before to change the subject.... Read More »

Brimfield Fair Finds

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The Brimfield Antique Show kicked off its 2011 season on Tuesday, May 10th, and we were on hand... Read More »

Father’s Day at the Office

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A few days ago, a young woman and a young man, one a college senior, the other a... Read More »

Finding Some Yankee Love

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The dentist chair probably seems like an odd place to discover a little magazine enlightenment, but that’s exactly... Read More »

Harris Hill in Brattleboro, VT | Where People Fly

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This past Sunday I drove west about 30 miles, to Brattleboro, Vermont, where the best of what a... Read More »

Historic Family Photos

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I love old photos. I feel fortunate that part of my work week often involves researching historic images,... Read More »

How Yankee are you?

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That’s the question we posed to readers in our September/October 75th anniversary issue. From eating apple pie with... Read More »

Inside the Art Department

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Back in 2007, Yankee was looking for a new art director. I’d just seen a presentation on the... Read More »

Life, Death, and Magazines at the CRMA Conference

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What do you get when you fill a hotel ballroom with magazine editors? A whole lot of doubt,... Read More »

Message In a Box

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It’s been said many times that Yankee stories are different than other kinds of magazine stories. We hear... Read More »

My Worst Hike Ever

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Climbing Mount Sunapee in early June was not my best plan ever. I was in the area this... Read More »

Obama and the Little Snowflake

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Those of us who live in New Hampshire saw the just-concluded primary season unfold like nowhere else. Everyone... Read More »

Paper Trails

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I’m one of those people who keep things long after I’ve ceased to need them. For instance, my... Read More »

Perusing the Yankee Index

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Yankee has been publishing stories since 1935. Occasionally the need arises for us to go back and find... Read More »

Role Reversal

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When you read this, I’ll be, by the grace of God and the pilot’s skill, in Japan. I’ve... Read More »

Small Towns, Big Stories

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Saturday night I gave a speech to the Hillsborough, New Hampshire, Chamber of Commerce. It was their annual... Read More »

The 5 Best, Surefire Ways to Break into Yankee

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“How do I break into Yankee?” I hear that question over and over from hopeful writers. Through the... Read More »

The Gift of the Glaciers

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During my childhood summers in Chester County, Pennsylvania I did many things: played baseball, rode my bike, caught... Read More »

The Hardwood Blooms of Spring

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Every day I walk a few miles in the neighborhoods of my town. These days, more and more... Read More »

The Making of a Yankee Cover

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It all begins with a lineup: a roll call of story ideas that we “line up” for each... Read More »

The Old Volumes of Yankee Magazine

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In a small room on the second floor of Yankee are bookshelves lined with the old-timers—the bound volumes... Read More »

The Rise and Fall of Eddie Perez

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The Rise and Fall of Eddie Perez Hartford’s Mayor on the Hot Seat I don’t know Eddie Perez,... Read More »

The Smells of New England

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You’ve probably heard that a week or so ago, one of the big news items coming from New... Read More »

The Up Side to Recession

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Recently I brought some pants in to Jane’s in Stitches, a tiny nook of a place on a... Read More »

Tough Mudder New England

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As I trekked around the sprawling snow free, mud streaked landscape of Vermont’s Mount Snow last Sunday, I... Read More »

Why People Love New England

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A few weeks ago, a reader named Dawn Rigoni left this comment on my blog: “… I’m one... Read More »



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