Hampton Beach

A kid builds a sand castle as the beach. (Photo credit: ERIKA SANTELICES/AFP/Getty Images)

Annual Hampton Beach Sand Sculpting Contest Nears

Take 250 tons of sand and 21 hours and what have you got?


Hampton Beach, New Hampshire

Two NH Beaches Among Cleanest In The Country

Two New England beaches are among the cleanest in the country, but they’re not on Cape Cod or the islands.


The sand castle competition at Hampton Beach.

Sand Castle Competition Underway At Hampton Beach

The annual sand sculpting contest on Hampton Beach has officially kicked off.


Ocean Boulevard in Hampton, NH.

Plan To Shut Off Street Lights In NH Worries Towns, Businesses

In all about 3,000 street lights in New Hampshire will go dark. That’s 65-75 percent of all the street lights on state owned roads.


Message in a bottle made it all the way from N.H. to the Island of Turks and Caicos. (Photo Credit Clint Buffington)

Message In A Bottle Returned To NH Motel After Decades At Sea

A message in a bottle traveled thousands of miles and as many as 50 years before finding its way back to the author’s daughter.


Happy Hour

New Law Allows Happy Hour Advertising In NH

New Hampshire watering holes can now advertise something that’s off limits in Massachusetts: happy hour.


Wollaston Beach in Quincy

Beaches In NH & Mass. Receive High Grades For Water Quality

As people head to the shore to cool off this summer, there’s good news about the beaches in Massachusetts and New Hampshire.


The body of Nayelin Encarnacion, 12, was found on Tuesday.

Body Of 12-Year-Old Girl Swept Out To Sea Found On Hampton Beach

The body of a 12-year-old girl who was swept out to sea off the coast of Hampton Beach was found Tuesday afternoon.


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12-Year-Old Swimmer Missing, Her Brother Rescued Off Hampton Beach

Crews are looking for a 12-year-old who was swimming off Hampton Beach in New Hampshire when she and her older brother got swept out to sea by a rip current


Construction crews are working to get Hampton Beach ready by the summer.

Crews Revamping Hampton Beach After Fire

While Hampton Beach is a bit of a ghost town in the winter, it’s alive with the sound of construction.