Day: April 23, 2015

Winged Jewels

by Steve White Weirs Times Contributing Writer Everyone loves the hummingbird. It is a marvel of nature. In the wild, the hummingbirds have two major sources of food: flower nectar and small insects, such as gnats and spiders, which provide protein. In fact, you could classify the hummingbird as a carnivorous bird. It only uses

Belgian Mare Brewery’s Alsteadder Ale

by Jim MacMillan Weirs Times Contributing Writer As the series of single owner / self-distributed brewers continues, we concentrate on New Hampshire’s entrepreneurs who accept the challenge to brew the best beers they know how to make the NH craft beer scene more interesting. We live in an amazing area of the United States that enables

Vietnam Debacle 1975–Imagine a Different Ending

by John J. Metzler Weirs Times Contributing Writer UNITED NATIONS – It’s been forty years since the wars in Indochina ended and the curtain dropped ushering in a new period of darkness for the people of Vietnam and Cambodia. Four long decades since the stunning imagery of North Vietnamese tanks smashing through the gates of