Dan Emanuele shares a key philosophy with Mascoma Bank—give back to the community in which you live. For Dan, that means volunteering with COVER to help Upper Valley families with building projects and repairs that ensure safe, comfortable housing. Take a look.
WE WANT YOU TO DISCOVER SOME OF THE MOST WONDERFUL HIKING SPOTS IN THE UPPER VALLEY THAT ARE JUST OUT OF SIGHT.
You made it through Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years. No doubt, you’re in need of a break from back-to-back-to-back holidays. Perhaps that explains why Valentine’s Day creeps up on so many people, leaving them on February 14 with a bouquet of frayed carnations that they picked up at the grocery store on their way home from work.
If there’s one thing that sets the Upper Valley apart from other rural communities in New England, it’s the variety of dining options.
You know the deep cold of an Upper Valley winter has truly set in when the ice shanties start showing up on local lakes and ponds. They seem to come from nowhere, like mushrooms after a rainstorm, except these are manmade physical structures, which can make their sudden arrival seem even more mysterious.
It’s no secret that print publications are struggling to survive in our digital age. That’s as true in the Upper Valley as it is anywhere else. During the last five years, the area has seen the demise of several print publications, including newspapers and magazines.
Winter can be hard. Driveways need to be plowed. Snow needs to be shoveled off the roof of your house. Car batteries freeze. Commutes to work become white-knuckle adventures in driving.
If you’re looking for something fun to do, but you don’t want to spend a lot of money, you’ve come to the right place. The Upper Valley is home to nearly two dozen thrift and consignment shops selling everything from clothing to antiques, appliances to home building materials.
All parents want what’s best for their children, especially when it comes to education. We want to send our kids into the world with a strong foundation of quality education!