Day: February 24, 2016

Greatest NBA Team Ever

 by Mike Moffett  Weirs Times Columnist There’s been a lot of hooey about the Golden State Warriors setting an all-time NBA win record and being the greatest basketball team ever. Au contraire. We’re currently celebrating the 30th anniversary of the greatest NBA title team ever—the 1985-86 Boston Celtics. Arguments about “best ever” are insoluble and

Iraq’s Winds of War and Recrimination

by John J. Metzler Weirs Times Contributing Writer UNITED NATIONS – Despite some recent military successes against the Islamic State (ISIL) forces, both the security and the humanitarian situation in Iraq remain fragile and precarious. That’s the assessment from Jan Kubis, the UN special representative in a sobering report to the Security Council on the

BLIP – Small IPA by Stoneface brewing Co.

Our weekly brew review (for those who cherish the love of beer) continues as we may have finally turned the corner on this winter season… but we w still might review beers that are winter favorites. Craft brewing is certainly alive and well in and around NH. Opening in January of 2014, Stoneface Brewing, located

Night Skiing At Gunstock

by Amy Patenaude Outdoor/Ski Writer Too cold, too windy, too wet, too warm and wondering where’s the snow are some of the bad thoughts many skiers and snowboarders have had this winter. BUT don’t let Mother Nature fool you into not getting out to play on the snow! Snow makers have made tons of snow

Don’t Mean To Offend

This is a tricky time to be alive. It seems that most things you might say will offend someone in some way even when you believe what you are saying is not offensive. But the rules change every day and unless you keep score you are bound to hurt someone’s feelings with something that may