Jun 14

m&m's: The History and Timeline

In 1911, Frank Mars founded Mars Incorporated in Newark, New Jersey. When Frank was ready to retire, he decided to pass the company on to his son Forrest. To help himself prepare for the responsibility, Forrest traveled Europe to gain insight on...

Jun 14

Oh Fudge! What Came First? The Confection? Or the Verb?

At Chutters, our homemade fudge is a family favorite that dates back to decades of pure, New Hampshire tradition. Fudge can be made in many ways, at varying complexities and flavor profiles. Unlike other desserts that date back thousands of...

Jun 05

The Colonial Theatre: A History of Hollywood GLAMOUR

Nestled at the edge of the White Mountains, Bethlehem is a picturesque classic New England town overlooking the mountains of northern New Hampshire. Founded in 1774, the “Star of the White Mountains” has a long history. After the Civil War,...

May 16

The Story of Littleton and Pollyanna

Have you ever visited the Littleton Library and wondered who the little girl with a big floppy hat and open arms is?

Well, that’s Pollyanna. In 2002, Littleton unveiled the famous bronze statue in honor of Eleanor H. Porter, who was a Littleton...

Apr 18

Chutters Candy Counter Featured On NHPR's 'Morning Edition'

Apr 10

Lordy, Lordy, Look Who’s 40: Northern Lights Music

On March 6, 2018, Northern Lights Music, a Littleton institution, celebrated its 40th anniversary. Forty years to the day, owner and founder, Dan Salomon, a recent Franconia College graduate, opened the doors to Northern Lights Music. Dan, who...

Mar 19

The Best Things to Do at Bretton Woods

Bretton Woods is New Hampshire’s largest ski area with over 464 acres of skiing and snowboarding within the White Mountain National Forest. For the past five years, it has been ranked in the top two spots in the East for Snow and Grooming. 

Mar 08

The Best Things to Do After Skiing in Littleton

Named one of America’s Best Main Streets, Littleton is a great place to hang out after a day of skiing. It doesn’t matter if you just got off the rope tow at Mt. Eustis or one of the high-speed quads at Bretton Woods,  downtown Littleton is the...

Mar 06

Winter Fat biking Adventures in Littleton

While the weather has been a little up and down this winter for skiing, it’s been great for mountain biking! The PRKR MTN Trail network in Littleton is a network of 24 miles of singletrack and doubletrack mountain biking trails around the...

Mar 06

Top 9 Things To Do During Mud Season In The White Mountains 

“Mud season” is a transition time in the White Mountains, usually ranging from early April until Memorial Day weekend in May. The winter is winding down and it’s right before things pick back up for summer. Many places in the area are small...