Arts & Living

Peterborough: Getting out and getting green

Monday, May 4, 2015

Grange No. 35 could not have chosen a better first day to hold Greenerborough entirely outdoors. The sun shone on Grove Street all day as the temperature hovered just above 70 degrees. Although Ron Lucas, one of the organizers, was busy, he said the celebration was going well. “How can it not, on a day like this?” he said, pointing … 0


Monday, May 4, 2015

In 1925, the average life expectancy for a woman was 60 years old. You wouldn’t know it to look at Priscilla Weston, Mary Whitehurst and … 0

Graduates eligible for Citizenship Award

Friday, April 24, 2015

The Souhegan Lion’s Club will present at least one $500 Citizenship Award to a 2015 graduating high school senior from Temple, New Ipswich, Greenville, or … 0

Peterborough: Cafe opens in Village Shops

Monday, May 4, 2015

Joe Stanislaw mans the kitchen at the newly opened Joe’s at the Grove Cafe. The restaurant is sandwiched between Ava Marie’s Handmade Chocolate and Ice Cream and Monadnock Oil and Vinegar in the Grove Village Shops. The menu … 0

Jaffrey: No cupcakes this summer

Monday, May 4, 2015

The Jaffrey Civic Center will take a break from producing the “Night of 1000 Cupcakes!” event this summer “in order to give our generous bakers and donors a rest until next year,” according to a press release. The … 0

Rindge: Advance film screening tonight

Monday, May 4, 2015

A free advance screening of “Limited Partnership,” a film by Thomas G. Miller and Kirk Marcolina, will be held today at 6:30 p.m. at Spagnuolo Hall at Franklin Pierce University. The film chronicles the 40-year love story between Filipino-American Richard Adams and his Australian husband, Tony Sullivan. In … 0

Peterborough: Food film, discussion tonight

Monday, May 4, 2015

The Cornucopia Project will screen the documentary “Cafeteria Man” tonight as part of the organization’s monthly Food for Thought documentary series. The film about reforming school nutrition features Tony Geraci, former ConVal food service director, who has worked to help school systems shift from processed food to more … 0

Peterborough: ‘Cool’ after-school cooking class

Monday, May 4, 2015

The Cornucopia Project is continuing its “Cool Chefs” after-school youth cooking series in May for students in grades 5 and 6. Starting today, and continuing on May 12, 19 and 26, hands-on cooking classes are held at the new kitchen at the Peterborough Community Center. Each session introduces … 0

Greenfield: Gardening presentation set for Saturday

Monday, May 4, 2015

Kim Stevens will discuss organic perennial gardening — including weeding, fertilizing, dividing and low maintenance by choosing the right plant for the right place — in a talk titled “Perennial Garden the Organic Way!” at the Stephenson Memorial Library on Saturday at 10 a.m. Stevens, the owner of … 0

New Ipswich: Missing dog reunited with owner after 5 days

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Two hours into the search for her missing elderly Chihuahua, Corrine Joly of New Ipswich despaired of ever seeing her beloved companion again. By the time three days had passed, she had given up hope completely. Joly didn’t … 0

Peterborough: Green fest goes outside this year

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — Greenerborough will be greener this year than ever before. For the first time in the festival’s eight-year history, it will held entirely outdoor, in front of the Town House and behind the Monadnock Center for History and Culture on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. … 0

Peterborough: Dance in bloom

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Peterborough Dance Theater will show off a variety of styles, student choreography and themes during its 17th annual spring concert, “Bloom.” The concert features multiple pieces, including contemporary, jazz ballet, tap and hip hop. Directed by Pati Cloutier, … 0

Art: Talented youth

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Student artwork from ConVal High School, Saint Patrick School, and the Jaffrey-Rindge School District has been collected and put on display for all to see at the Jaffrey Civic Center. Patrons of the art show can see paintings, … 0