September 9, 2017, noon to 3pm, Barrington, NH — Sixty Years of Cuttin’ the Cheese, Joel Sherburne and Calef’s Famous Country Store, By Rebecca Rule with Joel Sherburne Barrington, NH–Calef’s Country Store in Barrington will honor long-time employee Joel Sherburne 9, 2017, from noon to 3:00 pm. All are welcome, rain or shine, to this free celebration of a milestone — Joel’s sixty years of working at Calef’s. He started stocking shelves when he was just seventeen. (Don’t worry; he’s …

Wine Me Dine Me: Calef’s (other) Big Cheese celebrates 60 years Posted Aug 30, 2017 | by Rachel Forrest The history of a beloved place can always be told through its people, the generations who made it so beloved. One hundred and 48 years ago, Mary Chesley Calef opened a little country store in the front room of her house in Barrington, N.H., and her family, including son Austin who became a state senator, and quite a few more generations ran that …

New York Times | By KATHARINE Q. SEELY FEB. 7, 2016 HANOVER, N.H. — Hillary Clinton’s campaign maintains that Senator Bernie Sanders could win New Hampshire’s primary on Tuesday because he comes from neighboring Vermont. As Bill Clinton told NBC News: “Nobody from a state bordering New Hampshire has ever lost a Democratic primary to a non-incumbent president.” But as natives of New Hampshire and Vermont are quick to note, if Mr. Sanders wins New Hampshire, it may be in spite …

Here is a nice pic Sue Ann Bottomley made of me at the South Eaton Meeting house on the hottest day of summer.  The fans are fanning themselves with the free paper plates distributed at the door. Sue Ann has a website: Visit it now.

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