Arts & Living

Goats take over the road in Mason.

Sharon:

Saturday, August 29, 2015

Mike Cahill slowed down behind these fellas as he drove on Friday afternoon on Route 123, north of the Sharon Arts Center. … 0

Monday, August 31, 2015

The people of Francestown are busily getting ready for their annual Labor Day Celebration. Originally held as a Red Cross fundraiser for WWI, the Labor … 0

Keene: CMC/DHK welcomes new doctor to ED

Friday, August 28, 2015

Cheshire Medical Center/Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene is pleased to welcome Dr. Patricia McFadden to its Emergency Department. McFadden has over 10 years of experience in emergency medicine, … 0

Jaffrey: Friends host talk on witches, pop culture

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Witches historically have incited controversy, fear and even admiration. On Sept. 3, at 6:30 p.m, the Friends of the Jaffrey Library offers “Witches, Pop Culture, and the Past” presented by Robin DeRosa, professor of English and interdisciplinary studies at Plymouth State University. Funded in part by a grant … 0

Antrim: Grapevine programs for families

Friday, August 28, 2015

The following weekly programs for infants, toddlers, preschoolers and parents begin Sept. 8. The Grapevine welcomes all families with children birth to 5 years of age. The Grapevine is a nonprofit family and community resource center located at 4 Aiken St., behind the Tuttle Library. Playgroups Better Beginnings … 0

International FASD day on Sept. 9

Friday, August 28, 2015

NOFAS NH, the New Hampshire Affiliate of the National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, is joining the cause to increase awareness of the risks of drinking alcohol while pregnant. FASD Awareness Day 2015 will be celebrated on Sept. 9 at Alumni Hall, Keene State College, with an educational … 0

Keene: New member on MoCo board

Friday, August 28, 2015

MoCo Arts in Keene welcomes Attorney Erin Meenan to its board of directors. Meenan is a general practice attorney with Bragdon & Kossayda P.C. in Keene. “I am truly honored to be invited to join the board of … 0

Greenfield: Hall named principal at CMS

Friday, August 28, 2015

Andra Hall has been named principal of Crotched Mountain School. Hall has been a member of the Crotched Mountain School staff for 12 years, most recently serving as the school’s assistant principal. Hall began her career at Crotched in 2003 as a paraprofessional, and has served as a … 0

Peterborough: Hearth cooking series begins Sept. 12

Saturday, August 29, 2015

The Phoenix Mill House will be open on Sept. 12 for the first of the Monadnock Center’s Fall 2015 Hearth Cooking Saturdays. The September menu will focus on harvesting the autumn’s bounty and preservation techniques that would have been used to carry the Mill House family through the … 0

Thank you Note: ‘Uplifting’ one another at festival

Friday, August 28, 2015

To the editor: I recently had the privilege of attending the fourth annual Uplift Music Festival at Oak Park in Greenfield. This volunteer-driven, family event was a testament to what a compassionate and supportive group of people is … 0

Thank You: Adults love summer reading too!

Friday, August 28, 2015

To the editor: The Jaffrey Public Library once again this summer held a highly successful adult Summer Reading Program. Seventy-five adults chose to “Escape the Ordinary!” and read or listened to 313 books, trying to win weekly prizes. We would like to thank our weekly sponsors, and acknowledge … 0

Thank You: Quest program a unique opportunity

Friday, August 28, 2015

To the editor: I would like to thank the Peterborough Rotary, and those involved with Camp Quest at Boston University’s Sargent Camp, for sponsoring an outstanding week long opportunity for the ConVal School District’s middle school age children. The camp, which was of no cost to the student … 0

Jaffrey: Talking hawks at Amos Fortune

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

JAFFREY — Hawks are solitary birds, preferring to maintain a territory big enough only for themselves and perhaps a mate. But during their annual migration to the warmer climates, they congregate in the hundreds, filling the skies above … 0