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Locally Roasted Organic and Specialized Coffees at Woodshed Roasting Company, Where Life's Too Short for Bad Coffee Locally Roasted Organic and Specialized Coffees at Woodshed Roasting Company, Where Life's Too Short for Bad Coffee

By Elizabeth R. Elstien

Roasting, packing, shipping and storing is all done in this Laconia shop where fragrant beans rule. Woodshed Roasting Company, now in its sixth year, roasts only organic and specialty coffee beans from around the world for purchase in the store or through mail order.

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Laconia Housing Authority Provides Housing, Senior Assistance and Community Support Laconia Housing Authority Provides Housing, Senior Assistance and Community Support

By Elizabeth R. Elstien

The Laconia Housing Authority helps those of limited means get housing by providing subsidized housing through federal government programs. The organization works through the federal Housing Choice Vouchers, as well as having 311 of its own rental units serving individuals, couples, families and seniors.

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On-the Mark Food and Beer: Delaney's Hole in the Wall On-the Mark Food and Beer: Delaney's Hole in the Wall

By Elizabeth R. Elstien

Winning awards and setting standards for delicious food, family-owned Delaney's Hole in the Wall is a sports-themed restaurant and bar. Cold locally brewed beers on tap and six TVs greet you in the tavern and sports memorabilia artfully covers the walls of this North Conway food and drink destination.

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Mount Washington Valley is Your Playground While Staying at The Beach Camping Area Mount Washington Valley is Your Playground While Staying at The Beach Camping Area

By Elizabeth R. Elstien

Marilyn O'Boyle runs The Beach Camping Area with her husband Tom in the beautiful White Mountains in Conway. Find out what makes this area so appealing and why so many visitors become locals.

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Nashua Theatre Guild: Award-Winning Theater Keeping Crowds Coming for Over 50 Years Nashua Theatre Guild: Award-Winning Theater Keeping Crowds Coming for Over 50 Years

By Elizabeth R. Elstien

From comedies, dramas and overall cutting-edge theater, the Nashua Theatre Guild has been staging plays for over 50 years. Watch one of their performances and see why this award-winning theater group continually keeps the crowd coming back for more.

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The NASWA Resort: Generations of Summertime Food and Fun The NASWA Resort: Generations of Summertime Food and Fun

By Elizabeth R. Elstien

What do three generations of women, New Hampshire Governor John H. Lynch and Powerboat Magazine have in common? The NASWA Resort in Laconia. Find out why this 80-year-old resort is the summertime place to be.

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The Majestic Theatre: A Performance-Art Gem for the Generations The Majestic Theatre: A Performance-Art Gem for the Generations

By Elizabeth R. Elstien

Whether you purchase tickets to a play or audition for a future role, you'll be a part of The Majestic Theatre's 25-year history. Share the experience with your family and see why this theater is such a popular community performance-art organization for all ages.

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Granite State Children's Alliance: Fighting Child Sexual Abuse in Your Community Granite State Children's Alliance: Fighting Child Sexual Abuse in Your Community

By Elizabeth R. Elstien

Did you know that a child is sexually abused every six minutes? Parents and caregivers wake up and know that the Granite State Children's Alliance is fighting child sexual abuse near you every day. Find out how right now.

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Biblical Training Meets Academics and Sports at Laconia Christian Academy Biblical Training Meets Academics and Sports at Laconia Christian Academy

By Elizabeth R. Elstien

Critical reasoning is balanced with fun and sports at Laconia Christian Academy. Learn why your Christian preschooler through 12th grader would benefit from this nondenominational learning environment tucked into 140 acres of wild woodlands.

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Comforting Cat Care at The Cat Doctor in Nashua Comforting Cat Care at The Cat Doctor in Nashua

By Elizabeth R. Elstien

It is said that a cat has nine lives. To preserve those lives, knowing cat owners use The Cat Doctor in Nashua for all their feline healthcare needs. Find out what other cat owners already know.

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Energy-Efficient Heating Options Energy-Efficient Heating Options

By Elizabeth R. Elstien

Wind is blowing, leaves are falling and snow is on its way. Don't fight with the energy bill this year. There are other more cost-effective solutions than a standard furnace to heat your home. Invest in these energy-efficient options and heat your home in style without breaking the bank.

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5 Outstanding Schools In Rockingham County 5 Outstanding Schools In Rockingham County

By Elizabeth R. Elstien

Rockingham County is located in southeast New Hampshire. Overall county schools spend $16,043 per student/year, which is more than the national average. Plus, the average student to teacher ratio is low at 12:1. Inside, we highlight five outstanding Rockingham County public schools

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5 Great Towns In Rockingham County 5 Great Towns In Rockingham County

By Elizabeth R. Elstien

Rockingham County in southeast New Hampshire has the state's only seacoast and was one of the five original counties settled by the colonists of Plymouth Colony. It has 36 towns and one city with a population of 300,000 people. Keep reading to find out which are the five greatest towns in Rockingham County.

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5 Family-Friendly Towns In Hillsborough County 5 Family-Friendly Towns In Hillsborough County

By Elizabeth R. Elstien

New Hampshire has nine counties, dotted with covered bridges, white steeples and hiking trails. Within its nine counties, there are areas with good schools, fun activities and a low crime rate. Inside, we'll look at five family-friendly towns in Hillsborough County in southern New Hampshire.

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Closing Cost Assistance Programs In New Hampshire Closing Cost Assistance Programs In New Hampshire

By Elizabeth R. Elstien

These days, many need financial help to purchase a home. Government and local agencies offer programs to help with down payment and other closing costs. Learn about programs that can help New Hampshire homebuyers purchase a home and the agencies that administer them.

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The Role Of A Closing Attorney In New Hampshire The Role Of A Closing Attorney In New Hampshire

By Elizabeth R. Elstien

In some states, such as Massachusetts or New York, a real estate attorney is a must for any property sale. Nearby New Hampshire gives both buyer and seller an option to use an attorney, which may be a wise choice. Find out what a closing attorney can do for your sale.

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5 Advantages Of Renting 5 Advantages Of Renting

By Elizabeth R. Elstien

While there is a lot to be said for homeownership, there are also clear advantages to renting a home. Check out these five compelling reasons to keep on renting in New Hampshire.

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Elizabeth R. Elstien is a Staff Writer at New Hampshire Homes.