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Do, See, Taste

DO THIS: Ceramics, folk-rock and ‘Hairspray’ on the bill

Friday, July 11, 2014

Last week’s barrage of rain may have delayed fireworks and dampened holiday weekend festivities, but there’s nothing stopping you from getting out this week and enjoying some of these fabulous events: The Millbrook Gallery and Sculpture Garden recently opened an exhibit of Boyan S. Moskov’s ceramic work. Moskov’s work is thrown in dark brown clay and accented with metal oxides … 0

’Game of Thrones’ earns a leading 19 Emmy nods

Friday, July 11, 2014

The fantasy saga Game of Thrones, defying the Emmy Awards’s grudging respect for genre fare, emerged as the leader in the nominations announced yesterday with … 0

The Insiders: It’s time to learn how to solve cases like the people on CSI

Friday, July 11, 2014

At one time or another, we’ve all gotten sucked into a marathon of CSI. Don’t try to deny it because that would be like saying … 0

Get ‘Grilled’

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

All eyes are on the giardiniera. After making the cut and practicing with likely ingredients, after surviving two quick rounds in which Cracker Jack, Vienna Beef franks, smoked cheese, deep-dish pizza dough and kielbasa had to be charred … 0

Pink Floyd to release new album after 20-year gap

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

A fresh Pink Floyd album is on the way – 20 years after the band last released new material. Spokesman Doug Wright confirmed Monday that The Endless River will be released in October. It’s described as consisting of “mainly ambient and instrumental music” based on 1993-94 recording sessions … 0

Review: Judas Priest has redeeming metal value

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

It takes a lot for a band to make up for a “farewell tour” that ended up not being a farewell after all. But on its new studio album, Judas Priest has redeemed itself nicely. Simply put, Redeemer of Souls is the best album this band has done … 0

Linklater’s ‘Boyhood’ is the time of your life

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Richard Linklater’s Boyhood, shot over 12 years, has already been hailed as a landmark without parallel in movie history. It took a rare feat of commitment from Linklater and his actors, including star Ellar Coltrane, who was cast … 0

PHOTOS: Making a splash at Kimball Pond

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Kimball Pond, the swimming hole gem for Hopkinton and Contoocook families, stays open until 6 p.m. during its swimming season. That’s when the lifeguards step down from their tall chairs and stow away the equipment. Long muggy summer … 0

The Insiders: Want to hear a vibraphone? Then check out Hermanos tonight

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

It’s Wednesday and what better way to help you get over the hump than a little music to melt the night away. While driving down Main Street with the windows wide open and the latest grooving sounds that kids listen to these days blaring from your iPod does … 0

1 fatal, 3,300 vehicle stops over July 4th holiday

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

The New Hampshire State Police said there was one fatal motor vehicle crash during the July Fourth holiday weekend. The police also made more than 3,300 vehicle stops, including more than 400 citations for speeding and more than 1,800 warnings. The police also issued more than 400 citations … 0

White Mountain Forest cabin getting restoration

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

One of the oldest structures in the White Mountain National Forest is being restored. Built by the U.S. Forest Service, Fabyan Guard Station is a one-room log cabin on Cherry Mountain Road in the Bretton Woods area. It was built in 1923 and is the last example of … 0

Concord homeless man seen under train hours before it killed him

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

As word officially broke yesterday about the death of Shaune Milligan, a 49-year-old Concord homeless man whose body was found Saturday on the train tracks near Storrs Street, it hardly seemed news to the population he had for … 9

In Carvey’s show with Miller, politics won’t be a centerpiece

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

When Dana Carvey appears on stage with his fellow former Saturday Night Live castmate Dennis Miller these days, it isn’t a political point-and-counterpoint. While Miller has moved on to conservative radio (and was thus too busy to do … 0