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Paul Leavitt

May 7, 2019

By Jan Stearns

Long-time Waterville Valley resident and retired Chief of Police Paul Leavitt passed away on Monday, May 6, after a lengthy illness.   Paul started his law enforcement career after graduating from UNH. He served in the Hampton, NH Police Department for … Continue reading

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Resort Insider: April 26-May 23

April 25, 2019

By Jan Stearns

Here’s the latest issue of the Resort Insider activities calendar through May 23. Can you believe Memorial Day weekend is around the corner? >> Resort Insider YOUTH FISHING DERBY — The annual Casting for Kirby youth fishing derby has been moved … Continue reading

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Resort Insider: April 5-28

April 5, 2019

By Jan Stearns

Mud season may be coming soon, but there’s still plenty of fun on tap in Waterville Valley. The Ski Area has extended the spring skiing another week through Sunday, April 14. So grab your sunglasses and sun screen and hit … Continue reading

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Rey Center ‘Year in Review’

March 14, 2019

By Jan Stearns

On Friday, March 15, at 5 p.m., the Margret and H.A. Rey Center will hold its Annual Meeting at the Curious George Cottage (Noon Peak Road, adjacent to the school and recreation department). The meeting is open to the public … Continue reading

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Team 007

February 12, 2019

By Jan Stearns

Leslie Rosewarne, GM at Village Condominium, is at it again. She and her 007 team will be participating in the Pemi Baker Community Health Trivia Night fundraiser on Monday, March 4, from 5:30-8 p.m. at Biederman’s in Plymouth. Leslie says, … Continue reading

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Volunteers Needed for U.S. Freestyle Championships

February 5, 2019

By Jan Stearns

Waterville Valley’s long history of hosting world-class events will continue with the return of the U.S. Freestyle Championships from March 10-17, 2019 when the best mogul skiers in the country take to Lower Bobby’s. Monumental events like this can’t happen … Continue reading

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Wanted! Applicants for Curious George Artist Residency

January 28, 2019

By Jan Stearns

The Rey Center at the Curious George Cottage has put the word out that they are now accepting applications for the Margret & H.A. Rey Center Artist Residency in Waterville Valley. The residency is open to professional and emerging artists. … Continue reading

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January is Learn to Ski Month

January 23, 2019

By Jan Stearns

January is Learn to Ski & Snowboard month and Waterville Valley Resort is offering an amazing $39 beginner lesson package that includes: Lower mountain lift ticket 2 hour group lesson Rental equipment for downhill skiing or snowboarding Learn-to packages are available for … Continue reading

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Dark Sky Stargazing is a GO for Saturday Night

January 5, 2019

By Jan Stearns

Waterville Valley’s dark sky has attracted stargazers for many years and were inspiration for author Hans Rey (of Curious George and ‘The Stars’ fame).  The Curious George Cottage, home of the Rey Center, hosts monthly stargazing programs, including one scheduled … Continue reading

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Alpine Silver Streaks

December 31, 2018

By Jan Stearns

Yesterday I posted Gigi’s report on the Nordic Silver Streaks. I don’t want the alpine Streaks to feel left out, so here’s an update on the alpine Streaks. The next meet-up of the Silver Streaks is Wednesday, Jan. 2nd. Apres … Continue reading

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