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The Lobster Shack at Two Lights

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Don’t miss this one for the atmosphere: open ocean, battered cliffs, foghorns, wind, and crashing waves. 225 Two... Read More »

The Long-Dead Native Language Wopânâak is Revived

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

Kuweeqâhsun … This was the first word that Jessie Little Doe Baird spoke to her daughter, Mae, the... Read More »

The Man Who Saves Covered Bridges

5 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (96% score)

  In the spring of 1954, Milton Graton landed a job that would change his life and the... Read More »

The Man Who Watches Bears | Here in New England

2 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (92% score)

The bears will soon be here. Ben Kilham is confident of that. It’s a mild evening in early... Read More »

The Mighty Glenwood Cookstove| New England’s Gifts

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

The Glenwood cookstove was America’s first true home appliance. What was to become my stove was jammed into... Read More »

The Monadnock Roar

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

Yankee classic from November 1990 You’ve never heard of Eliot Elanman. It’s not even his real name. I... Read More »

The Monk in the Apple Orchard

6 votes, 4.67 avg. rating (91% score)

Ezekiel Goodband thinks that biting into a fresh apple should be a transcendent experience, and he’s devoted his... Read More »

The Monster Seats

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62 The Monster Seats Architect Janet Marie Smith hit a grand slam with this idea. Sometime between now... Read More »

The Most Beautiful Fall Color in the World | New England’s Gifts

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

The slow fire spreads from the blazing maples to the gold of the birches on our high slopes.... Read More »

The Most Important Building in Town | Mary’s Farm

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I have a longtime love of libraries, reaching back to when my mother would leave me off at... Read More »

The New Yankee Craftsmen

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

Against all odds, these Yankee Craftsmen are keeping New England’s traditional arts and trades alive. “It’s somewhat inexplicable,... Read More »

The Night Before Christmas

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This Christmas Eve, as we do every year, my family will enjoy a meal and some early presents... Read More »

The Night Strangers | Book Review

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Why is it that so many writers of spooky stories–Edgar Allen Poe (Massachusetts), H. P. Lovecraft (Rhode Island),... Read More »

The Northern Pass Project | ‘My Roots Are Deeper than Your Pockets’

2 votes, 4.50 avg. rating (86% score)

Lynne Placey is a 66-year-old widow who loves teaching piano in her small house in Stewartstown, New Hampshire.... Read More »

The Old Ship Meeting House | Local Treasure

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On Sunday morning, the doors of the Old Ship Meeting House in Hingham, Massachusetts, swing open to embrace... Read More »

The Pan-Mass Challenge | New England’s Gifts

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The Pan-Mass Challenge — The Ride That Won’t Stop There are people who possess a gift they don’t... Read More »

The Pitcairn-Putnam Pistols

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In 1879, the granddaughter-in-law of Revolutionary War hero Major General Israel Putnam (1718-1790) donated “these memorials of the... Read More »

The Press Room | Poetry in Portsmouth, NH

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In Portsmouth, NH, the Press Room bar’s simple wooden tables are crowded with young and old, unified only... Read More »

The Protector of Covered Bridges | New England’s Gifts

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In the spring of 1954, Milton Graton landed a job that would change his life and the fate... Read More »

The Red House | Yankee Classic

12 votes, 4.33 avg. rating (86% score)

To one growing up in the oldest continuously occupied house in New England, time seems not linear but... Read More »

The Red Seat

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29 The Red Seat Section 42, row 37, seat 21 — the Red Seat. Patrons thinking about sitting... Read More »

The Restorer

1 vote, 4.00 avg. rating (79% score)

The water still calls to him. Nearly 40 years living in Down East Maine hasn’t changed that for... Read More »

The Rhode Island Red Chicken | Up Close

The Rhode Island Red Chicken | Up Close

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The Rhode Island Red breed began in Adamsville (a village of Little Compton), Rhode Island, in 1854, when... Read More »

The Rocks Estate Christmas Tree Farm in Bethlehem, NH

14 votes, 4.07 avg. rating (81% score)

At The Rocks Estate Christmas Tree Farm in Bethlehem, New Hampshire, it’s as though a rural Downton Abbey... Read More »

The RPM Challenge in Portsmouth, NH

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The proposition seems impossible at worst, masochistic at best, but the RPM Challenge continues to draw in the... Read More »

The Sandwich Creamery

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You make your way down winding country roads to come here. The buildings are rustic and the cows... Read More »

The Small-Town News Network | Local Diner

9 votes, 3.78 avg. rating (75% score)

Want to find out what’s going on with your neighbors? Hang out at the local diner. If you... Read More »



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