Day: December 15, 2016

Imperial Stout by Moat Mountain Brewing

Winter is a delightful time of year in New Hampshire… minus the snow shoveling, biting cold, slippery roads and bad driving conditions, and of course, catching a cold. But besides these items, it is really nice to be in New Hampshire’s longest season of the year. With so many fun things to pursue during these

Cleveland Browns

 by Mike Moffett Weirs Times Columnist “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times … it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity …” – Charles Dickens, “A Tale of Two Cities” Dickens was writing of London and Paris. I write of Foxboro and Cleveland—of Patriots and

Church And State In Colonial NH

by Robert Hanaford Smith, Sr. Weirs Times Contributing Writer Captain John Mason, who obtained a grant for land in what is now New Hampshire, can be credited with giving the state its name. Mason lived in the County of Hampshire in England and named the land granted to him as a new Hampshire. The first English

Beijing’s Pacific Pivot—75 Years After Pearl Harbor

by John J. Metzler Weirs Times Contributing Writer UNITED NATIONS – On December 7, 1941, the United States was shocked and stunned from its nervous neutrality and thrust into the crucible of the Second World War. The Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor instantly changed the narrative for American involvement in WWII which had already been