Day: July 23, 2015

Hoplite IPA by Kelsen Brewing co.

Nestled in a conspicuous row of stores of a small mall in Derry, NH, hides Kelsen Brewing, a nano brewery who is getting noticed. Friends Paul and Erik had made some homebrew together and enjoyed the process so much that they decided to start doing it professionally in 2010. Since then, business is booming and

Angel Antics

by Mike Moffett Weirs Times Columnist A recent trip to California included a visit to the “Big A”—Anaheim Stadium—to take in an Angels/ Yankees game. Anaheim Stadium is the second oldest venue in the American League, behind Fenway Park—although the Boston edifice remains over a half-century senior to the Big A. In contrast to Fenway,

Caption Contest Photo #552

Send your best caption to contest@weirs.com within 2 weeks of posting date… (Include the photo#, your name, and town of residence). Or you can mail it to “Caption Contest, The Weirs Times, P.O. Box 5458, Weirs, NH 03247″ or fax it to 603-366-7301. Some of our past winning captions…

Lakes Region Art Association at Vynnart in Meredith

By Kimberly J.B. Smith Contributing Writer Seventy five years, 56 artists and 100 paintings! The Lakes Region Art Association show at Vynnart in Meredith offers a wide variety of artistic style and medium, subject and approach. Located between the shops at Mills Falls and Main Street, the “Art Show” signs will lead you to an

Writing About Stuff

I have written in this column before about my concern with some expressions that are used with reckless abandon by a growing number of Americans. Once contained to just a few, these expressions have now grown like weeds across the once beautiful garden of the English language. The first and most obvious of these unsightly