We’ve known for a while that young people are leaving northern New England in droves, to pursue opportunity elsewhere. So it’s a relief to see area governments are doing what they can, in a somewhat cost effective manner.
But it does raise the question of what will come of the area if current trends continue. The irony is that for young families, this area can’t be beat for raising kids. And at least in New Hampshire, lean government makes it easier for entrepreneurs to succeed.
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