Go to Great Britain, turn on the TV, flip the channels around, and soon enough you’ll come across something like this...
"What a heartbreaker."
"There's your answer, Wade"
Phil Taylor, Against the darts"
Screaming fans were nowhere to be found at the 27th Annual Seacoast Open. But talk to throwers like Jeff Smith, who drove six hours from New Brunswick, Canada, to attend, and it seems like there’s no place they’d rather be.
A New Hampshire man accused of bilking investors in Maine and New Hampshire has been banned from the securities industry.
The Securities and Exchange Commission announced Monday that James Philbrook of Concord, N.H., was sanctioned after his convictions for theft and securities violations in Maine, where he was sentenced to prison and ordered to pay restitution.
Today Public Service of New Hampshire launched its Electric Vehicle Hotline, where consumers can find out about electric cars currently on the market. The move comes as electric car sales have begun to pick up, and utilities see those drivers as a sales opportunity.
Make a donation before 9am on December 17th and you will automatically be entered into all of NHPR's December drawings, including the one for the 16gb space grey iPad Air! Weighing only one pound, the iPad Air is lighter and faster and still loaded with features like FaceTime, iSight camera, Ultrafast Wi-Fi, thousands of apps and a 10 hour batter life.
Stay warm and cozy this winter with your NHPR Fleece Blanket. And when you're ready to head to the farmer's market or to the library, your NHPR Market Bag will keep you looking fabulous and and organized.
No purchase or online entry necessary to be entered in drawings. Void where prohibited. Open only to legal residents of the 50 states of the United States of America (including the District of Columbia) and Canada, 18 or older. Various drawings will be conducted during and at the completion of New Hampshire Public Radio's 2013 December Fund Drive and no later than December 23, 2013.
A montage of new ideas, picked fresh from the Word of Mouth vault:
Abolishing tips: usually, the debate around gratuity revolves around whether to leave 15 or 20 %.... Head of the Sustainable Restaurant Project at the University of Guelph , Bruce McAdams, is in favor of getting rid of tips altogether.
Balloon Brigade: the career aptitude test video game. A new startup designs mobile games that could help match fresh grads with job opportunities.
The science behind the buzz: journalist and science writer Joseph Stromberg explains caffeine addiction.
Make a donation before 2pm on December 17th and you will automatically be entered into a drawing for a $250 King Arthur Flour Gift Card. More than just flour, King Arthur offers high-quality baking ingredients, kitchen tools, mixes, cookbooks, and gift baskets! Don’t know how to bake? No problem! They offer a variety of classes, too, at their Baking Education Center in Norwich, Vermont.