Jaffrey-Rindge: Lions club, redux

Monday, July 27, 2015

The Lions are back and they are here to serve the greater needs of the Jaffrey-Rindge area. After a nearly three-year hiatus, the Jaffrey-Rindge Lions Club has returned, opening up as a branch club under the Souhegan Lions Club in early May. “It’s really exciting because it seems like at every meeting, we have more people show up,” said Club … 0

Lyndeborough: First steps in Mountain Road repairs

Monday, July 27, 2015

LYNDEBOROUGH — Engineering work is pushing forward on Mountain Road, in preparation for a major reworking of the road next year. The work encompasses four … 0


Monday, July 27, 2015

For the love of pets The Monadnock Humane Society hosted the most recent Chamber of Commerce meeting at its shelter in Swanzey. At left: Joanne … 0

Peterborough: The 1960s, those were the days

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

While inside Hobbs Jewelers, visiting one of his childhood mentors — the late Paul Hobbs — Donald “Jimmy” Smith began chatting with a jewelry salesman from Massachusetts about life in Peterborough in the ’60s. Smith and the salesman … 0

Wilton: Crematorium project aired

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

WILTON — The Zoning Board of Adjustment Tuesday approved the first step in a project that would site a crematorium on Forest Road. Carl Michaud, who owns and operates Michaud Funeral Home on Maple Street, presented the plan. … 0

Jaffrey: Stony Brook subdivision plan resurfaces

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

JAFFREY — Plans for a 28-unit condominium subdivision on Mountain Road, first brought to the town’s attention in 2004, have now resurfaced, with the developer and his attorney asking for final approval Tuesday night. The Planning Board ruled … 0

Peterborough: Traffic a concern for Mr. Mike’s site

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — The Planning Board handed down a detailed list of recommendations for a corporation to consider in its plans to demolish a 30-year-old gas station on Grove Street and build a modern one on the lot. High … 0

Peterborough: ZBA paves way for library expansion

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — The Planning Board is clearing the way for the library to expand. The board approved a boundary line adjustment between the library and the FairPoint building on Concord Street. This move enables the nonprofit supporting the library to buy the rear half of that property FairPoint … 0

Peterborough: An end of an era for the region?

Monday, July 13, 2015

Cobblestone Publishing, one of the last publishers remaining in Peterborough, will close its office on Grove Street tomorrow. Cricket Media, Cobblestone’s parent company, is consolidating the Peterborough publisher’s operations into its Chicago office. “It is, I guess, the end of an era,” said Ted Leach, a former publisher … 1

Keene: Masiello Group adds staffer

Monday, May 18, 2015

New Hampshire native Bob Barnard has joined the Keene office of Better Homes & Gardens The Masiello Group. Barnard is a licensed Realtor and will provide real estate services to clients throughout the Monadnock region. … 0

KEENE: Paris named to MoCo Board

Monday, June 15, 2015

Chef Luca Paris has been named to the board of directors of MoCo Arts. Paris is the executive chef and owner of Luca’s Mediterranean Cafe in Keene. MoCo Arts is a 501(c)3 noprofit. For more, see … 0

Business: Real estate transfers, May 2015

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Real estate transfers for the month of May, 2015. Antrim 30 Gregg Lake Road; Land & Bldg; $85,000; Joan M. Pierro Lt Et Al to Susan M. White. Keene Road; land; $15,000; Betty C. Mckinnon Et Al to David B. Williams Jr. 76 Mountainside Drive; Land & Bldg; … 0

Business: A look at the region's affordable housing

Monday, July 13, 2015

Lisa Brooks walked away from an abusive relationship about two years ago, leaving an upper-middle-class lifestyle behind as well. Ever since then, Brooks, who lives on $800 a month from her supplemental Social Security income, has moved from … 0