Arts & Living

Jaffrey: A Chinese woman’s tale of traveling the world in 1903

Monday, August 3, 2015

JAFFREY — In a time when what was proper for women was expanding, Chinese author Shan Shili stepped outside of the expected comfort zone for Chinese women and made the long journey from Japan through Korea, China and Manchuria while en route to Russia. During Friday’s Amos Fortune Forum, Ellen Widmer, a professor of East Asian studies at Wellesley College … 0

Peterborough: Swing your partner

Monday, August 3, 2015

Legendary musician Bob McQuillen was honored Saturday with a contra dance and dinner in his memory at South Meadow School. … 0

Keene: Veterans Summit event on Sept. 11

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Southwestern Community Services Inc. and the Gordon Bissell American Legion Post #4 will hold a Veterans Summit and Stand Down Event Sept. 11, from 10 … 0

Jaffrey/Rindge: Lions looking for new members

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Are you interested in community service, and work, live or play in Jaffrey or Rindge? A one-hour meeting is scheduled on Wednesday at 7 p.m. at Terrapin Glassblowing Studio at 79 Hadley Road in Jaffrey. If you love community service and are interested in learning about Lions, we … 0

Mason: Everything is awesome at library

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Calling all Lego fans! On Saturday, the Mason Public Library sponsors Lego Fun Time from 10:30 a.m. to noon. Come and explore the possibilities of 10,000 Legos. … 0


Sunday, August 2, 2015

The Rotary Club will hold its fourth Cruz-In Sunday in Depot Square, downtown Peterborough from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. It is open to all makes and models of vintage or special interest cars, truck, motorcycles, and bicycles. … 0

Letters: I will sing praises to Nancy DeMarco

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

To the editor: I will sing praises to... Nancy DeMarco! I felt uplifted after reading Ms. DeMarco’s fact-laden viewpoint on the pipeline story paralleled alongside a tail-behind-her-podium exposed Governor Hassan. If indeed! I agree with Nancy DeMarco’s telling it the way she sees it! It makes me want … 0

Viewpoints: Residential solar facing challenges

Saturday, August 1, 2015

New Hampshire has hit a bump in the road recently as a result of the decision by the New Hampshire Public Utilities Commission to put its solar energy rebate program on hold until it can figure out how to reformulate its guidelines to reflect a reduction in its … 0

Thom Fox illustrates ‘The Illustrated Man’ - through music

Thursday, July 30, 2015

“The first concussion cut the rocket up the side with a giant can opener. The men were thrown into space like a dozen wriggling silverfish. They were scattered into a dark sea; and the ship, in a million … 0

DUBLIN: Couple finds hidden pirate treasure

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Natasha Meehan and Billy Pickford of Dublin were canoeing and fishing in Dublin’s Frost Pond last weekend when they stumbled upon an unexpected reward. Nestled in a bush on a rocky outcrop on the edge of the pond … 0

peterborough: Sit, stay, and say thank you?

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Wicked Good Basics Manners Class for Dogs, sponsored by the PRD and Emily Marshall, CPDT-KA, will hold a six-week class, beginning Monday and running from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The class focuses on the basic foundation manners such as sit for greeting, polite leash manners, coming when … 0

Hancock: ‘Nature on Tap’ series continues

Thursday, July 23, 2015

A “Happy Hour” of stories, photos, and Nubanusit eagle trivia will be flowing at the Hancock Inn on Wednesday, as the Harris Center for Conservation Education offers its third “Nature on Tap” series. Bald eagles have been nesting … 0

rindge: New Scrabble group at Ingalls

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

A new Scrabble group will begin at the Ingalls Memorial Library on Wednesday, Aug. 12. Learn to play and enjoy Scrabble at a more competitive level. You will be shown ways to increase your scores and word knowledge. Suitable for beginners or advanced and for all ages. Come … 0