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Peterborough: Library announces leadership

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Peterborough resident Audrey White has agreed to chair the capital campaign to raise the funds required for the long-planned renovation and expansion of the Peterborough Town Library. The announcement was made by Ron McIntire, president of Board of Directors of the nonprofit 1833 Society, founded in 2011 with the specific mission of raising funds for and aiding in the design …

RindgE: Social club, schools join forces

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

The Rindge Athletic Men’s Social Club has been working to expand its purview as of late, extending the club’s helping hands beyond the athletic world …

Hancock: A warbler wanderer

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

A palm warbler passed through Hancock in October, en route to its wintering grounds in the Caribbean and southeastern U.S. Unlike hawks, songbirds migrate mostly …

Antrim: Who has winning ticket?

Monday, November 23, 2015

Perhaps the winner is shy. Or has stayed quiet while he or she seeks a lawyer’s advice. Or maybe, just maybe, they have no idea that they’ve won. Regardless, someone who shops at Antrim Market on Main Street is a millionaire following last Wednesday’s Powerball drawing, according to …

What does spiritual renewal mean to you?

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Spiritual renewal comes from connecting to my spirit or connecting to spirit reflected in our world. I find this connection in my yoga, meditation practice and painting, as well as in nature, family and community. Yoga and meditation: Before breakfast I begin with yoga and meditation: a short …

Francestown: 105 years young

Monday, November 23, 2015

Fran Prest celebrates her 105th birthday with her daughter, Carol Prest Barr on Sunday. The oldest resident of Francestown, Prest said the secret to her longevity is fresh fish and cod liver oil. …

Peterborough: Time capsule goes in altar

Monday, November 23, 2015

The Peterborough United Methodist Church congregation is planning to “bury” a time capsule, in celebration of the 175th anniversary of their building on Concord Street. The time capsule will placed in the church altar, said The Rev. Lourey …

Lyndeborough: Holiday craft fair on Saturday at library

Friday, November 13, 2015

The J. A. Tarbell Library, 136 Forest Road, will host a holiday craft fair on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Fifteen vendors have signed up for the fair. Giving Tree tags are available at the library and at Citizens’ Hall. Call the library at 654-6790 for …

Peterborough: Meet Preston Heller Dec. 2

Thursday, November 19, 2015

Come and witness New Hampshire’s mentalist Preston Heller in a free event sponsored by the Recreation Department. The event will take place Dec. 2 at 7 p.m. at the Community Center. For more information, call 924-8080. Use side blue door that leads into the gym. …

Peterborough: A holiday stroll downtown

Monday, November 23, 2015

Shoppers visited holiday bazaars, snapped photos with Santa and stopped for community lunches while getting some holiday gift-buying done during Peterborough’s Holiday Stroll on Saturday. …

Mason: Library hours for Thanksgiving week

Friday, November 20, 2015

During Thanksgiving week, the Public Library is open during the following hours: Today: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Thursday: Closed Saturday: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. …

Peterborough: Pre-sale for Star Wars movie tickets

Friday, November 20, 2015

Tickets for opening weekend of “Star Wars VII: The Force Awakens” will be pre-sold at Peterborough Community Theatre on Friday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Show times for opening weekend are: Thursday, Dec. 17, 7p.m. Friday, Dec. 18, 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec, 19, 11 …

Peterborough: Holiday lights to be lit Dec. 6 downtown

Friday, November 20, 2015

Enjoy the sights and sounds of the season at the annual Christmas tree lighting on Sunday, Dec. 6 from 4:30 to 6 p.m. The Holiday Lights event begins at 4:30 p.m. with music, cookies and cocoa in Bass Hall at the Monadnock Center for History and Culture. Santa …