competition http://nhpr.org en Check Out These Five Really Weird Sports http://nhpr.org/post/check-out-these-five-really-weird-sports <p>Our <a href="http://www.nhpr.org/post/art-inventing-sports">exploration of Aesthletics</a> reminded us of some of our other favorite bizarre sports. From the safe, if not always tame, World Beard and Moustache Competition to the surprisingly dangerous Outhouse Races, strange sports are everywhere. These are not the weirdest sports, by far, but they top our list as most memorable and well organized.</p><p> Mon, 29 Jul 2013 13:20:32 +0000 Molly Donahue 32020 at http://nhpr.org Check Out These Five Really Weird Sports This...Is Dartmouth Idol http://nhpr.org/post/dartmouth-idol <p>“Dartmouth Idol” is the Ivy League college’s version of the ultra-popular TV show and singing competition…it may also be one of few venues where you’ll see future world leaders rapping. After a crowded field of contestants, <a href="http://hop.dartmouth.edu/performances/dartmouth-idol-finals-2013" target="_blank">the final round of this year’s</a> “Dartmouth Idol” is onstage , Friday March 8<sup>th</sup>, at the Spaulding auditorium. Joining us to discuss the contest are <strong>Phoebe Bodurtha</strong> and <strong>Nathaniel Graves </strong>two of the finalists, along with the show’s producer and music director <strong>Walt Cunningham.</strong></p><p> Thu, 07 Mar 2013 16:05:37 +0000 Virginia Prescott 23265 at http://nhpr.org This...Is Dartmouth Idol Bid By Resident Power for PSNH Customers Heats Up http://nhpr.org/post/bid-resident-power-psnh-customers-heats <p>&nbsp;</p><p>For customers of the state&rsquo;s largest electric utility, <a href="http://www.psnh.com/For-My-Home.aspx">Public Service of New Hampshire</a>, electric rates are going up this week.<a href="http://residentpower.com/index.php">&nbsp;Resident Power</a>, the new utility in town, is using that fact to beat the drums and let New Hampshire residents know they can save money on their electric bills.</p><p>That could mean trouble down the line for PSNH.</p> Tue, 17 Apr 2012 21:23:50 +0000 Sam Evans-Brown 3181 at http://nhpr.org Bid By Resident Power for PSNH Customers Heats Up A Facial Hair Face-Off http://nhpr.org/post/facial-hair-face <p>I get the lowdown from a reporter who infiltrated the New York City Beard Competition.</p> Tue, 13 Dec 2011 17:10:04 +0000 Taylor Quimby 863 at http://nhpr.org A Facial Hair Face-Off