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Rindge: Pipeline open house is Wednesday

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

In anticipation of Tennessee Gas Pipeline applying for a Certificate of Site and Facility at the state’s Site Evaluation Committee, the company and state regulatory committee are holding a joint information session next Wednesday in Rindge. Tennessee Gas Pipeline is proposing to build a 71-mile, 30-inch diameter natural gas pipeline through the southern portion of the state, as part of …

Business: Shopping campaign is on

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

It’s often the personal care and touches that keep shoppers local, and this holiday season, beginning with Plaid Friday the day after Thanksgiving, Monadnock region …

Dublin: More permits needed for Audrey’s exception

Monday, November 23, 2015

DUBLIN — The Zoning Board wants official recommendations from the Conservation Commission, Planning Board, and health officer before ruling on a special exception for Audrey’s …

Sharon: San-Ken Homes to appear before ZBA

Monday, November 23, 2015

SHARON — The same construction company the Zoning Board of Adjustment fought in court over a denied special exception for excavation in 2011 will appear before the ZBA with a revised proposal. San-Ken Homes of New Ipswich is scheduled to go before the ZBA Dec. 8 for an …

Jaffrey: They’re on the screen and stage

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Hasbro’s “My Littlest Pet Shop” toy commercial. The HBO series “Olive Kitteridge” produced by Tom Hanks. Dorset Theatre’s “Barefoot in the Park.” “The Last of the Red Hot Lovers” at the Peterborough Players. You may have seen these …

Jaffrey: Holiday window contest is on

Monday, November 23, 2015

More than 20 downtown businesses have registered to participate in Team Jaffrey’s Holiday Display Contest, said Executive Director Melanie McDonald. The tradition, which resumed last holiday season challenges businesses in the Main Street Program area to deck their …

PETERBOROUGH: Church land division OK’d

Monday, November 23, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — Divine Mercy Parish can sell the former rectory on Vine Street without also selling the church building, after the Planning Board approved the subdivision of the property Nov. 16. The board approved the subdivision of the 2.8 acre property into a 2-acre parcel with the church …

Rindge: Harris named leader of the year

Monday, November 23, 2015

Andy Harris of Hannaford Supermarket has been selected as the Chamber of Commerce’s 2015 Business Leader of the Year, according to the chamber. Harris will be honored with this award at the Chamber’s Annual Dinner Dance Gala on …

In support of Plaid Friday

Thursday, November 19, 2015

Black Friday, or Plaid Friday as local businesses now celebrate, is just around the corner, and the Ledger-Transcript is asking local store owners what special things they’re doing to attract customers to their shops and to keep shopping local. Whether it’s cider and cookies, special holiday discounts or …

DUblin: New member at Monadnock Rotary

Thursday, November 19, 2015

The Monadnock Rotary recently inducted the Rev. Jamie Hamilton as a new member. Hamilton is the current rector of All Saints Episcopal Church in Peterborough. Pictured, from left, are Jerry Branch, membership chair; Hamilton; and Rob Harris, club …

Hancock: New shop opens

Thursday, November 19, 2015

Kate Wynott and Judy Mills recently opened the Curiosity Shop, located at 260 Bennington Rd. The shop offers a variety of unique items, recycled, upcycled, handmade and homemade — chairs, lamps, unusual shelving, quilts, knitted items, signs, wall …

Peterborough: Chamber annual meeting Dec. 2

Thursday, November 19, 2015

The Greater Peterborough Chamber Of Commerce’s annual meeting breakfast will be held at RiverMead on Dec. 2 from 7:30 to 9 a.m. The breakfast is an opportunity to thank and say good-bye to retiring Chamber of Commerce directors, elect new directors and officers and hear a recap of …

United Way’s $5K challenge Dec. 1

Friday, November 20, 2015

On Thanksgiving we give thanks. On Black Friday we get deals. On Cyber Monday we go online. On #GivingTuesday Dec. 1 we give back. Monadnock United Way has a lofty goal: to raise $5,000 in just one day. This challenge runs for 24-hours, from 12:01 a.m. until midnight …