Squam Lake

Sometimes outdoor scenery in movies looks so gorgeous that it's almost hard to believe it's real. That was my reaction when I saw the 1981 movie "On Golden Pond". The lake and surrounding woods were stunning.
Summer is winding down, which means only one thing. Fall Foliage season is close at hand. One of my favorite places to revel in the fiery colors of autumn is central New Hampshire's Lake Region: Lake Winnipesaukee (favored by Mitt Romney) and the relatively tranquil Squam Lake.
Bank regulation is caught up in political maneuvering. Pro and con lobbying groups are spinning legislators. We need reform.