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

Peterborough: Meg Petersen named Fulbright Scholar

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Meg Petersen, the daughter of Dorothy Peterson of Peterborough and the late Gov. Walter R. Peterson Jr., has been named a Fulbright Scholar for the second time. Petersen, a longtime Plymouth State University English professor, is traveling to the Dominican Republic for a year-long project in teaching writing, … 0

Peterborough: Let’s see a movie

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Fists fly between Ant-Man and his nemesis, Yellowjacket. The unspoken tension between two characters staring at each other across a table. Spoiler alert — a kiss. These are silent moments a visually impaired moviegoer might miss watching the … 0

Backyard birder: Urban birding at the crack of dawn

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Years back I did a few “Urban Birding” field trips. Ice cream at the end was one goal, but the confluence of two rivers in downtown Peterborough makes for good birding. Shoreline or “riparian” habitat is one of … 0

The calm is in the colors

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Last winter I had my yearly physical and, as usual, all was well — except that my blood pressure was elevated. In truth it had been steadily creeping up for a few years and by January I had … 0

Peterborough: Trail guide, open space website unveiled

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Two projects relating to the town’s conserved lands were unveiled at Tuesday’s Select Board meeting. The Conservation Commission released an updated guide to trails in town, and the Open Space Committee debuted a new website that provides a variety of information about land conservation and conserved lands in … 0

Jaffrey / Peterborough: Belletetes plans to ‘Build It Forward’

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Local southern New Hampshire lumber and building materials supplier, Belletetes, Inc., has announced its second annual We Build It Forward day to be held on Sept. 26 at seven Belletetes’ locations, including Jaffrey and Peterborough. This community service program brings communities together for one day each year to … 0

Hancock: Stacy gets Woman’s Club scholarship

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Lauren Stacy has been awarded the Hancock Woman’s Club 2015 Scholarship of $1,000. Lauren has completed her first of three years in the part-time Masters in Nursing Program at Rivier University which will prepare her to work as … 0

Thursday, August 13, 2015

People of all ages love the music from the World War II era, 1939-1945. On Thursday, Aug. 27, the New Ipswich Library will host “Songs and Stories of World War II - Popular Wartime Songs and Their Stories You Didn’t Know.” Richard Kruppa will present the program, which … 0

NElson: Honoring Daniels with music

Monday, August 17, 2015

The final concert of the summer season at the Apple Hill Center for Chamber Music will be in honor of slain civil rights activist and Keene native Jonathan Daniels. The concert, to take place Tuesday at 7:30 p.m., … 0

Harrisville: Dancing, barbecue Saturday

Monday, August 17, 2015

A Tattoo and barbecue festival will be held on the grounds of the Aldworth Manor estate on Saturday beginning at 4 p.m. Guests are invited to pick end-of-season blueberries, walk the estate grounds and take guided tours of the manor. From 5 to 7 p.m. there will be … 0