Keene: Health Monadnock holds team-building workshop

Thursday, June 4, 2015

Healthy Monadnock 2020 will hold a team-based learning and skill practice workshop, “Amplifying Your Community Engagement Strategies for Health” on July 29, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Rethink mobilization strategies, deepen existing relationships, and accelerate current initiatives through practice of the following critical leadership skills: Creating a call to action to recruit new volunteers; and developing intentional strategies for … 0

Hancock: Seven Maples celebrates 50 years of camping July 11

Friday, June 19, 2015

Seven Maples Campground has opened its 50th season. A celebration will be held July 11. Over the years the campground has been owned and run … 0

Keene: Country club hires Susan Wirth

Friday, June 19, 2015

The Keene Country Club has hired Susan Wirth as food and beverage manager and banquet coordinator. In this capacity, Wirth will assume responsibility for managing … 0

Peterborough: Two honored by Lake Sunapee Bank

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Lake Sunapee Bank employees Paul Faber and Laurel Hansen were honored at the bank’s annual employee recognition event, held May 5 at the Grappone Conference Center in Concord. At the event, employees were recognized for their years of service and also for their completion of leadership programs and … 0

Peterborough: Realtors honored for accomplishments

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Real estate agents David Orgaz and Cathy Cambal-Hayward, of the Better Homes and Gardens /The Masiello Group real estate and home services company in Peterborough, were honored as top performers at the company’s recent awards ceremony. At the event, agents from the company’s 33 offices in New Hampshire, … 0

Jaffrey: Nail studio opens on Main Street

Friday, May 22, 2015

Heather Acorn celebrated the start of her new business, Dee’Lightful Nails, with a grand opening event on May 19. The business is located at 1 Main St., Suite 2, in downtown Jaffrey. Acorn began work as a nail technician eight years ago and is now launching her business … 0

Keene: Samaritans name executive director

Friday, May 22, 2015

Carmen Trafton has been appointed executive director of The Samaritans, Inc. in Keene. She will serve as the main community spokesperson for the agency and oversee all administrative functions. Trafton is a certified grant writer with over 20 … 0

First generation on the farm

Monday, May 18, 2015

Linda Estabrook doesn’t have a background in farming. But as she looks around and sees a vibrant, growing dedication to local food, it makes her want to get down in the dirt. “This is an area where you … 0

ConVal: Students get dose of reality

Monday, May 18, 2015

Senior Danielle Sell grew up very aware of prosthetics. Her uncle and aunt both wear one. Sell dreams of becoming a prosthetic engineer. She interned at Microspec Corporation, is completing Advanced Placement calculus, and will study biomedical engineering … 0

Jaffrey-Rindge: Bernard Hampsey joins JR Rotary

Monday, May 18, 2015

The newest member of the Jaffrey-Rindge Rotary Club is Bernard Hampsey Jr. Hampsey married Jean Letourneau of Jaffrey in 1960. They moved to Jaffrey in 1961 where Bernie passed the New Hampshire Bar the same year. Bernie practiced … 0

Antrim: Two join Grapevine Board of Directors

Monday, May 18, 2015

Melissa Gallagher, Chair of The Grapevine Board of Directors, is pleased to announce two additions to the board, Rick Edmunds of Antrim and Matt Ferrisi of Hancock have joined The Grapevine Board of Directors. Edmunds has been serving the Antrim community for most of his life. he grew … 0

Jaffrey: Breakfast of champions

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

JAFFREY — Community members gathered at the Conant High School cafeteria Wednesday morning to enjoy breakfast, musical performances, and awards. Top honors for the PRIDE award, a scholarship available to any person or community project that enables educational … 0

Peterborough: Town meets on Mr. Mike’s plan

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — Planning Board members, along with members of the Heritage and Conservation Commissions and Select Board, reviewed a preliminary expansion design for Mr. Mike’s gas station and convenience store on Jaffrey Road on Monday. Global Partners, the … 0