Sunday Magazine

Bike Rack at H.E.A.R.T.S. would ‘secure transportation’

“The origins of the bicycle are shrouded in mystery,” according to the National Museum of American History, however, one thing is known for sure … whether a unicycle, bicycle, tricycle, kiddie or high-wheeled, the invention enabled folks to ‘get around’ faster than on foot. Some ride ...

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Wedding gown could help a bride dress for the occasion

A wedding dress or gown, clothing worn by a bride during the ceremony, can vary with cultural traditions, choice of style, and preference of color. Godey’s Ladies Book (1840-1878), one of America’s first magazines, declared white as ‘the’ hue after Queen Victoria’s marriage to Albert ...

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Lucky Dog Shop needs structural engineer, grant writer

The commercial/residential building located at 23 Elm St. in Nashua, home to the Lucky Dog Resale/Thrift Shop, was built in 1920, recognizable by the red, storefront ice-damaged awning now needing replacement. The shop, a 501(c)(3), part of the Tails To Freedom Charity, hopes a qualified ...

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Repurpose antiques – maybe typewriters – for the garden

When it comes to collectibles, it is always wise to know what you’ve got and know what it’s worth. Some objects like planters, mugs, cups, and vases can be very valuable but some are just collectible and cheap too. So, once you have an accurate appraisal of your antique and find out if it ...

Musical milestone: Hollis Town Band notes 75th anniversary

The year 1943 saw New York Yankee Joe DiMaggio enlist in the Army, as Hitler tried to edge the world closer to spontaneous combustion. Franklin Roosevelt flew from Miami to Morocco to meet with Winston Churchill and thus became the first president to travel by airplane. The rationing of metals ...

Bedroom decor; spring-cleaning prep for carpets and floors

‘Spring is here!’ with not much to show, between nor’easters, snow squalls and temperatures with record lows. All projects call for a plan, small or grand, to be sure of having the necessary tools on hand. Perhaps you need a dresser and a bed or replacement, or appliances for carpet and ...

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Hope after Katrina: Local teens team up for service project in New Orleans

The YMCA of Greater Nashua Leaders Club recently returned from a five-day trip to New Orleans, where they embarked on a mental, physical and spiritual journey to volunteering their time to assist with rebuilding efforts left from Hurricane Katrina. Although the hurricane hit the Gulf Coast on ...

Sleeper sofa, recliner, countertop ‘tops’ the list of offers

The Merriam-Webster Dictionary defines miscellaneous as “consisting of diverse things; a collection of unrelated or somewhat related items,” which describes the offerings in today’s column. All are related in that they are useful household items in good condition, must be picked up, are ...

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Candle maker needs cookie cutters, pots, to create lighting

Cookie cutters have earned a place in history. Besides popular tools for baking, these cutters are used for quilting patterns, stenciling, as well as molds for gelatin, Play-Doh and candles. Candles have been used for thousands of years. Once the only source of artificial light, often ...

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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 ...

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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 ...