What is Raise the Bar?

“Raise the Bar” is an effort by three people to make a difference in Carroll County.  We recognize AdahAtCommunitySchoolthat our rapidly aging population presents a challenge, if we’re to avoid a downward spiral of declining job opportunities, slow economic growth, rising public spending, a shrinking revenue base, and ever-growing pressure for increased revenues to meet the needs of the growing retiree population–with the increased taxes further suppressing economic growth.6-30 RTB Bumper Sticker Continue reading →

Verizon Service Survey

Please take a few moments to complete this survey regarding Verizon wireless (ie, cell phone) marketing and service in our area. Please understand that while your name and address won’t appear on this web site, they will be provided to the New Hampshire Attorney General’s Consumer Protection Bureau, and may therefore be given to Verizon.
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To “Raise The Bar,” The State Needs To Review Verizon’s Marketing…And We Need New Vision In Concord


Asking the state authorities to determine if Verizon’s marketing efforts in Freedom and the surrounding towns are fair to consumers, under New Hampshire and federal law, is a logical part of our “Raise The Bar” effort to create a more vibrant and diversified economy. The objectives of “Raise The Bar” are also why I’m asking for your vote on November 4, to send me to Concord as one of the State Representatives for Freedom, Tamworth, Madison and Albany. Continue reading →

Raise the Bar Restaurant Week Underway!

These fine Carroll County restaurants and stores serve food from our local farms and food producers:

Brandli’s Pizza, N. Conway
Café Noche, Conway
Chequers Villa, Tamworth
Community Market & Deli, Madison
Deacon Street, North Conway
Delaney’s Hole In the Wall, N. Conway
Flatbread Company, N. Conway
Fox Ridge Resort, N. Conway
Freedom Village Store, Freedom
Hobbs Tavern & Brewing Company, West Ossipee
Inn at Crystal Lake, Eaton
Joe Green’s Garden Café, Wolfeboro
Lemongrass, Moultonborough
The Local Grocer, N. Conway
Margarita Grille, Glen
Memorial Hospital, N. Conway
Moat Mountain Smokehouse, N. Conway

Red Parka Steak House & Grille, Glen
Snow Village Inn, Eaton
The Corner House Inn, Center Sandwich
White Mountain Cider Co., Bartlett
White Mountain Hotel, N. Conway

These are some of the farms and food producers whose products are featured in our restaurants and markets:

Littlefield Farm, Eaton
Saphouse Meadery
The Community School Farm, Tamworth
The New Hampshire Mushroom Company, Tamworth
Tuckerman’s Brewery, Conway
White Gates Farm, Tamworth
Windy Fields Farm & Market, Ossipee