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Issue #159 - June 3, 2007
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Greetings from
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Heart
of New England!

In this issue...
Close Encounters...of the Moose Kind
Roasted Asparagus with Prosciutto

Mark Your Calendars:
Sand Sculpting Competition (NH)
Vermont Days

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"See the miraculous in the commonplace."  ~ Henry David Thoreau

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Notes from the Heart...

One of the things I love about living in northern New England are those days
when I glance at the front page of my newspaper and see an item about a moose
sighting in town (like this week). And then there's the picture:  a gangling
prehistoric looking creature ambling across someone's lawn.  This week, writer
Marilyn Weymouth Seguin talks about her fondness for these awkward
creatures, and her own sighting in a more appropriate environment -- in the
deep woods of Maine.  Click here for story:
Close Encounters...of the Moose
Kind.

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This Week's Recipe
Roasted Asparagus with Prosciutto
By Charlie Burke
In New Hampshire, we are in the middle of
the asparagus season, and our three beds are
keeping us and friends well supplied. We trade
fat spears of just cut asparagus for our
neighbors’ eggs and are reminded how
much better each are than the well traveled  
supermarket offerings
. Read on...

Mark Your Calendars:

Sand Sculpting Competition
Hampton Beach, New Hampshire
June 15 - 29, 2007

Watch  world class Master Sand Sculptors compete for over $10,000 in prizes.
Lighted for night viewing. Walk in the sand and cast your vote for the best
sculpture. For more info: Phone: 800-438-2826, or visit
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Hampton Beach, NH

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Vermont Days - Throughout Vermont Parks
June 9 & 10, 2007

Vermont Days is a great chance to gather with family and friends and discover a
new part of Vermont, or reconnect with a favorite place you haven't visited in a
while. This year more activities and special events have been added, including
live music, Vermont dairy products, and artist demonstrations and
performances -- all at selected state parks and state-owned historic sites.
Locations and events are open and free for everyone - both residents and
nonresidents. Check for details on this weekend see
Vermont Days

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For  more Northern New England events this season visit:
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