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Porter-Phelps-Huntington Museum opens

HADLEY, Mass. — The Porter-Phelps-Huntington Museum, an historic house museum dating to 1752 opens May 16 for its 66th season. Guided tours will be available Saturday through Wednesday from 1:00 to 4:30 pm. The museum is closed on Thursdays and Fridays. Admission is $5 for adults and $1 for children. The Porter-Phelps-Huntington House, known as […]

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Kennedy Institute demystifies Senate workings

n Monday, the $79 million facility that sits adjacent to the presidential library of his brother, John F. Kennedy, was dedicated at a politically star-studded event attended by President Barack Obama.

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Cherry blossoms at peak bloom

WASHINGTON — Washington’s famous cherry blossoms are set to hit peak bloom this weekend as the National Cherry Blossom Festival draws big crowds for its annual parade and Japanese street festival. The National Park Service says the trees are predicted to be in peak bloom Saturday through Tuesday. They bloomed about the same time the […]

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Stewart Gardner presents flower sculpture show

World renowned sculptor Jean-Michel Othoniel opened a new exhibit, “Secret Flower Sculptures,” at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston.

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‘Mad Men’ exhibit explores Don Draper’s world

You don’t need to be mad about “Mad Men” to savor “Matthew Weiner’s Mad Men” at New York’s Museum of the Moving Image.

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Vintage and Vine participating restaurants

VIP The 100 Club, 100 Market St., Ste 500, Portsmouth, 603.766.4100, Private function space, waterview. Ristorante Massimo, 59 Penhallow St. Portsmouth 603.436.4000 Fine dining Italian. Seaport Fish, 13 Sagamore Rd., Rye, 603.436.7286, Traditionally local, guaranteed fresh fish. The White Apron Café & Catering, 14 Hancock St. Portsmouth 603.766.3310. Pastries, sandwiches, quiches. […]

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