Sunday Magazine

Helping Hands

EDITOR’S NOTE: Please review your nonprofit’s listing, and refresh it as needed. What are your current needs? Contact person? Hours? Send changes to neighbors@nashuatelegraph.com. Thank you! Helping Hands is a weekly feature that provides information about the needs of local nonprofit ...

It’s in the cards: Annual Psychic Fair Fundraiser set for March 4 in Nashua

If you ever thought about trying your hand at a psychic reading, there is no more befitting place to go than Nashua’s iconic landmark, the Hunt Memorial Building on the corner of Main and Lowell streets in downtown Nashua. For the eighth year in a row, some of the area’s most popular ...

Healthy Snack program needs to keep the popcorn popping

Popcorn has been a popular snack food since ancient times, a product of the explosive expansion of kernels of heated corn, a variety of maize. A’maize’ingly, Americans consume some 13 billion quarts of this whole grain, good-for-you treat each year and popcorn is low in calories and ...

Helping Hands

EDITOR’S NOTE: Please review your nonprofit’s listing, and refresh it as needed. What are your current needs? Contact person? Hours? Send changes to neighbors@ nashuatelegraph.com. Thank you! Helping Hands is a weekly feature that provides information about the needs of local nonprofit ...

Here to help: Hudson site offers transitional housing for homeless families

Family Promise of Greater Nashua at Anne-Marie House in Hudson combats homelessness by offering transitional housing with a twist, but that’s not all. They take care of a piece of the pie that uniquely focuses on keeping families together, while setting achievable goals for guests on their ...

Multiple yarn cleanouts brings skein after skein on scene

Organizations knitting and crocheting for charity range from Warm Up America, a Foundation based in Texas, to Tiny Hats for Tiny Babies keeping preemies warm in East Africa, however, local folks often like to look for local groups volunteering their needlework talents to make warm items for ...

Helping Hands

EDITOR’S NOTE: Please review your nonprofit’s listing, and refresh it as needed. What are your current needs? Contact person? Hours? Send changes to neighbors@ nashuatelegraph.com. Thank you! Helping Hands is a weekly feature that provides information about the needs of local nonprofit ...

All in for Tim: Pioneering parents brought autism awareness, education to NH

On Christmas Eve 1967, Dave and Louise Hackett, of Merrimack, welcomed a baby boy into the world, Tim. Tim has autism. During a time when no one really knew too much about autism, the couple paved the way for autism awareness and education in New Hampshire. The two of them pioneered in doing ...

Sleeping bags destined to provide homeless’ warmth

Keeping warm is a crucial factor in getting a good night’s sleep, especially for the increasing number of homeless people forced to reside outdoors in tents, cars, forest thickets, makeshift shelters and other unsafe places, for whom a sleeping bag can be a godsend. Sleeping bags trap heat ...

Helping Hands

EDITOR’S NOTE: Please review your nonprofit’s listing, and refresh it as needed. What are your current needs? Contact person? Hours? Send changes to neighbors@nashuatelegraph.com. Thank you! Helping Hands is a weekly feature that provides information about the needs of local nonprofit ...

Miriam Haskell: From bracelets to brooches, a big name in costume jewelry

Some of the most desirable personal adornment collectibles are the ever-popular objects within the category of vintage costume jewelry. Called “junque jewelry” by some, these surprisingly well-produced bracelets, brooches, necklaces and earrings are all too often incorrectly described as ...

Tom Terrific: For NH-based Super Bowl coverage, Telegraph is ‘King’

A career sportswriter who has covered more games and events than many people even attend in their lifetime, Tom King knows his way around the stadium, arena, field, athletic complex, or whatever game venue he’s working on any given day. Better, he knows precisely where to find the best ...

Unicorn needs to find a new home with needlepoint crafter

The unicorn, depicted since antiquity as a white horse-like animal with a single large, pointed, spiraling horn projecting from its forehead, is associated with few facts due to it being mainly a creature of myth and legend. The Greek historian Clesias, Marco Polo, and Genghis Khan are among ...

Helping Hands

EDITOR’S NOTE: Please review your nonprofit’s listing, and refresh it as needed. What are your current needs? Contact person? Hours? Send changes to neighbors@ nashuatelegraph.com. Thank you! Helping Hands is a weekly feature that provides information about the needs of local nonprofit ...

Helping Hands

EDITOR’S NOTE: Please review your nonprofit’s listing, and refresh it as needed. What are your current needs? Contact person? Hours? Send changes to neighbors@ nashuatelegraph.com. Thank you! Helping Hands is a weekly feature that provides information about the needs of local nonprofit ...

Single-parent family needs bedding for ‘sweet dreams’

“Touch your heart, close your eyes, make a wish, say goodnight – Sky so wide, stars so bright, off the lights, sleep so tight.” Titled “Goodnight,” and written by Philippine-born poet, Mykaela Maxino, this delightful work might have included a mention of the contribution good bedding ...

Please stop shooting me with darts

Oh, you’re a puppy this morning. OK, well, try and keep the yapping down. Mama is still sleeping and I’m trying to get some work done. Mama’s sleeping because you kept her up all night. It’s not fun when you come into bed with us when it isn’t even light out. I know you had a ...