Capital Area Wellness Coalition: Pick up a Concord Trail Passport
Jun20

Capital Area Wellness Coalition: Pick up a Concord Trail Passport

Did you know that there are 31 trails in the city of Concord? I didn’t. An even bigger surprise came when I first hiked the Marjory Swope Park Trail and saw the beautiful view of Mt. Monadnock in one direction and Penacook Lake in the other. What? I get these kind of views without trekking up to the White Mountains . . . this is great! Whether you want to bike, hike, snow shoe, cross country ski, bird watch, letter box or check out...

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Capital Area Wellness Coalition: Walk with Mayor Bouley – twice, if you’d like
Sep19

Capital Area Wellness Coalition: Walk with Mayor Bouley – twice, if you’d like

Since 2009, the Capital Area Wellness Coalition (CAWC) has been working to promote healthy eating and active living in the Capital region. The CAWC is a volunteer coalition consisting of representatives from Concord Hospital, Concord YMCA, City of Concord, Community Action Program, Central N.H. Bike Coalition, UNH Cooperative Extension, Merrimack County Conservation District, Delta Dental, Concord Regional VNA, Granite United Way,...

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Take a tour of studios, galleries and shops
Oct31

Take a tour of studios, galleries and shops

Fall weekends in New Hampshire are some of the best of the year. With the bright colors of foliage acting as a backdrop, you can’t beat spending crisp sunny days apple picking, pumpkin carving and jumping around in leaf piles. And if you’re a fan of the arts, this Saturday and Sunday is right up your alley. N.H. Open Doors is an event that can’t – and shouldn’t – be missed. It includes great demonstrations, visually inspiring work and...

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The Insider's guide to fall fun

September SEPTEMBER 14 Jumper Classic With over 600 horses exhibiting and 10,000 spectators, this is New England’s premier equestrian event. Events range from a champagne luncheon to numerous jumping competitions culminating in the final $75,000 Grand Prix. Ticket prices vary. Gates open 10 a.m. daily. September 14-18. Silver Oak Equestrian Center, 340 Exeter Road, Hampton Falls. Visit jumperclassic.com for tickets, a complete...

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City Briefly

Each week, City Manager Tom Aspell puts on his Sunday best bonnet, dusts off his wicker basket and heads off to market. When he arrives, he opens up that market basket and serves up a farm-fresh heaping helping of city memo. The Insider grabbed a gigantic handful of two scoops and we're here to share them with you. hot on the trail Clean up that mess Friends of the Merrimack River Greenway Trail are looking for volunteers to help...

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