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Peterborough: Heated debate on farm permit

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — After neighbors of the farm voiced concerns at a public meeting Monday, the Planning Board elected to put off ruling on a permit that, if granted, would allow Four Winds Farm to host weddings, farm-to-table dinners, and other events throughout the year . The board will tour Four Winds Farm in the late afternoon on Sept. 29, and … 0

Peterborough: They’re living a dream

Monday, September 15, 2014

Growing up everyone has an ideal job in mind. Of course, things change as we mature, and our career dreams are no exception. “Do what … 0

Peterborough: Master plan survey in works

Monday, September 15, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Peterborough’s Master Plan Steering Committee will be enlisting the public to help shape the town’s future by provide the committee with feedback about … 0

Peterborough: Two join team at FirstTracks Group

Friday, August 22, 2014

Lou Waryncia has joined FirstTracks Marketing Group as its new content manager. Waryncia, who has more than 30 years of experience in publishing and editorial development, will work to expand and enhance FirstTracks’ content development offerings for its varied and growing client portfolio. Waryncia most recently served as … 0

Peterborough: Reporter, advertising staff join Ledger-Transcript

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Three newcomers have joined the Monadnock Ledger-Transcript in recent months. Alyssa Berry and Mike Trombley have joined the newspaper’s ad sales staff team. Stepping in to take on Peterborough reporting is Benji Rosen. Rosen, who lives … 0

Peterborough: Shaw’s hackers failed, store says

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Shaw’s Supermarket announced Friday they discovered computer hackers recently tried to steal customers’ credit and debit card information in New Hampshire and four other New England states. When asked if the information of any customers in the Monadnock region was hacked, Jeffrey Gulko, a spokesperson for Shaw’s replied, … 0

Farming: Growing organic: Taking the worry out of farming

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

For years, not many people knew who Rosaly of Rosaly’s Garden was, the 77-year-old matriarch said in an interview last week. Once, a man wandered into Rosaly Bass’s farm stand. “Which one of you is Rosaly?” she recalled … 0

Peterborough: Chocolate factory to open

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

After making chocolate by hand in a Peruvian museum dedicated to chocolate and cacao — and even harvesting cacao beans in the Amazon, Peterborough resident Neely Cohen is bringing the historic art of chocolate making to Main Street. … 0

Peterborough: 28-unit condo complex gets OK

Thursday, August 14, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — The Planning Board has conditionally approved plans for 28-unit condominium units at the former Lobacki egg farm on Route 101, submitted by Jaffrey developer Jack Belletete, following several revisions to the plan beginning this spring that reduced the number of units by two. Belletete has said … 0

Jaffrey/Peterborough: Violence prevention organization scales back

Monday, August 11, 2014

In response to declining funding, a trend that has been going on for several years, the Monadnock Center for Violence Prevention has closed its office at 22 North St. in Jaffrey, which had been open one and a … 0

Rindge: ‘Temporary layoffs’ in Rindge

Monday, August 11, 2014

Nearly 250 part-time Rindge employees have been affected by what Market Basket Manager Bill Dube of the Rindge store is calling “temporary layoffs.” Part-timers, whose work weeks had been dwindling to a trickle of hours in past weeks, according to one employee, came to a complete stop on … 0

Peterborough / Sharon: Two new leaders selected for Sharon Arts Center

Friday, August 1, 2014

Since the resignation of Keri Wiederspahn, executive director of N.H. Institute of Art’s Community Education and the Sharon Arts Center campus, the organization has promoted two employees to step into Wiederspahn’s two shoes. Camellia Sousa is replacing Wiederspahn … 0

Rindge: ‘Lighthouse’ changes hands

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

RINDGE — Locals have long referred to the intersection of Routes 119 and 202 as “Fogg’s Corner,” in honor of Fogg’s Mini-Mart, which has been an institution there for 60 years. Some may soon be calling it something … 0