Arts & Living

Jaffrey: Hearse house location questioned

Monday, January 26, 2015

JAFFREY — Several residents of Jaffrey, concerned about a replica of a hearse house obstructing Mount Monadnock, are urging the Jaffrey Historical Society to move their planned site out of view of the mountain. Residents are encouraging the Historical Society — which plans to build a hearse house to display two hearses from 1868 in the Jaffrey Center Commons — … 0


Monday, January 26, 2015

At the Peterborough Town Library, children can learn about electricity while they fashion bracelets that light up with LEDs. The library is holding a “Light … 0

Dublin: Fulfilling Hayashi’s dream

Monday, January 26, 2015

As a group of nearly 30 hikers winds through the woods, Meade Cadot of Hanock calls a halt to the procession to point out the … 0

Defiant Joy: What is second- wedding etiquette?

Tuesday, December 30, 2014

I was at the emergency room recently and the nurse came in holding before her the mandatory wristband, which she informed me, needed to be on my wrist for identification purposes. “OK,” she said looking down at me … 0

Wedding Guide: It was worth the wait

Tuesday, December 30, 2014

We have all the time in the world... Is there a secret formula for success in life? Are there specific steps one must take in order to find it — graduate high school, go to college or get … 0

New Ipswich: A sweet reward

Monday, January 19, 2015

When Peter and Reuben Somero were 13 and 12 years old respectively, they raptly watched their uncle go through the process of making real maple syrup with sap he collected from his backyard sugar maples. Instantly fascinated, the … 0

Antrim: Grapevine program urges good choices

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Parents of youth ages 9 to 14 years are invited to participate in a workshop called Guiding Good Choices, which will be held at Great Brook School beginning Thursday, Jan. 22, at 6 p.m. Research has show that this program is effective in improving family communication and preventing … 0

Dublin: Goodby to speak at annual meeting

Thursday, January 15, 2015

The Friends of the Dublin Public Library annual meeting is Saturday at 10 a.m. with guest speaker Dr. Robert Goodby, archaeologist and anthropologist. Goodby will speak on native history as revealed by archaeological study prior to construction at the new Keene Middle School. The meeting is open to … 0

Jaffrey: St. Patrick School holding open house

Thursday, January 15, 2015

A winter open house at St. Patrick School will be held during Catholic Schools Week. The open house offers an opportunity to see how a small school can offer a large, fully accredited curriculum with emphasis on no-bullying, kindness, politeness and teamwork. Visitors can stop by to meet … 0

Dublin: Life in Ghana talk, Jan. 31

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Jordan Macy of Marlborough will be a Winter Forum speaker at the Dublin Community Center on Saturday, Jan. 31, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Macy, his wife, and baby boy, returned last summer from working in Ghana. He … 0

Dublin: Community, family dinner planned

Thursday, January 15, 2015

A homemade dinner will be served at the church in the center of town, the Dublin Community Church, on Feb. 24 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. All Dublin residents and neighboring town residents are invited. It is free and handicap accessible. In case of inclement weather, the dinner … 0

Starting from Scratch: Winter is hard, on the farm

Friday, January 16, 2015

It feels like déjà vu here at Oxbow Farm in Dublin, with the pipes freezing again in the barn. You would think I would have learned my lesson from last year. It’s not like the severely cold weather … 0

Sustainable Steps: Learning from the past

Friday, January 16, 2015

During the year, I have so many ideas and concerns I would like to write about, but I am halfway into my lambing time and feel totally saturated by what is going on that I can write about … 0