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Seasonal visitors: Welcome guests or potential threat

Cabinet News

Coming in just behind Maine and Vermont, New Hampshire has the third highest percentage of seasonal homes in the U.S. at about 10%, or roughly 56,000, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. A recent study shows these areas may be at greater risk from COVID-19. According the Carsey School of ...

Area gun dealer sees sales uptick

Cabinet News

HUDSON – When it comes to purchasing a gun amidst the coronavirus outbreak, toilet paper by comparison, seems overrated. Last month alone, there were an astonishing 3,740,688 background checks, according to the FBI. Purchasing firearms shouldn’t come as a shock, now that COVID-19 is ...

Times call for working together, but can we do it?

Cabinet News

CONCORD – Meetings last week on the coronavirus pandemic provided a clear picture of the depth of the unimaginable chaos and misery COVID-19 has inflicted on New Hampshire. From the death of nearly 40 state residents – about half from nursing homes – to schools closed for the remainder ...

Toss one back: Drinking becomes virtual

Cabinet News

Not many of us can belly up to the bar right, unless you happen to have one in your house. With bars and restaurants temporarily 86’d for the foreseeable future, companies and breweries are trying to come up with new ways to share the experience of enjoying a craft beer with others while ...

New Hampshire struggles under an unemployment surge

Cabinet News

As businesses have shuttered or scaled back amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the N.H. Department of Employment Security has processed a record number of unemployment claims, paying out millions to tens of thousands of Granite Staters since mid-March. But some local residents say they’ve run into ...

Hollis Social Library offers virtual event

HB News

HOLLIS – Join us for a VIRTUAL LIVE cooking event with Hollis Chef Liz Barbour. The class is set for 11 a.m. to noon on April 23. You must register for this event twice. After you register for this event through Hollis Social Library at https://hollislibrary.libcal.com/event/6645514, you ...