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Both Monadnock Olive and Vinegar  and La Mia Casa are expanding because of booms in business.

Peterborough: They’re expanding their horizons

Monday, November 10, 2014

When Martha Schaefer joined the staff at Monadnock Oil and Vinegar, one of Korey Snow’s first remarks to her was that he wanted to expand. Snow owns the store with his wife, Kim Homoleski. Now, less than a year after Monadnock Oil and Vinegar opened in the Grove Village Shops in Peterborough just before Christmas, they have doubled their floor … 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 him saying. Bass, chuckling while retelling this story, said her protégé, Matt Gifford, lowered his … 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. The 28-year-old, 2004 ConVal High School graduate is opening her Vicuna Chocolate Factory and Cafe … 0

Jaffrey: Local support runs deep

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Throughout the years, the Jaffrey Farmers’ Market has seen different locations as well as various managers, but one thing that has remained the same is the community feeling surrounding the event. According to the former farmers’ market manager, … 0

Peterborough: Salad supper served on Saturday

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

A summer salad supper will be served at the Union Congregational Church on Saturday, June 21, from 5 to 7 p.m. Diners will be able to choose between six salads: chicken, black bean and pasta, picnic rice with … 0

Peterborough: Fresh Chicks grand opening

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

The Fresh Chicks Outdoor Marketplace will be celebrating the grand opening of its summer season on Monday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. New vendors will be joining the 30 weekly vendors. There will be ice cream, smoothies, rhubarb lemonade and live music. The market hosts a variety … 0

ConVal schools Elementary and middle Monday: No school Tuesday: Mini French toast, turkey sausage, corn, baby carrots, juice box Wednesday: Chicken fajitas, red beans, green peppers, orangel smiles Thursday: Pasta/meat sauce, Caesar salad, garlic bread, peaches Friday: Pizza bagel, cucumber, chickpeas, pear High school Monday: No school Tuesday: Chicken fingers, mashed potatoes, gravy, carrots, breadstick Wednesday: Roasted turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, gravy, peas, breadstick Thursday: Pasta bar, Caesar salad, garlic bread Friday: Chicken Caesar wrap, veggie sticks, tortilla chips Jaffrey-Rindge schools Grade and Memorial Monday: No school Tuesday: Sausage, egg, cheese on bagel, hash brown; Rib-b-que sandwich, Boston baked beans, oven-baked potato wedges, broccoli Wednesday: Turkey sausage breakfast pizza; Beef taco, seasoned corn, cherry tomatoes Thursday: Ham, egg, cheese on Eng. muffin; Popcorn barbecued chicken, seasoned peas/carrots, celery Friday: Pancakes; Pepperoni pizza, broccoli, Caesar salad, pasta salad Middle and high school Monday: No school Tuesday: Chicken nuggets, brown veggie rice, seasoned peas/carrots, broccoli Wednesday: Pasta/meat sauce, seasoned broccoli, cherry tomatoes Thursday: Roasted turkey, gravy, brown rice pilaf, seasoned carrots, toasted breadstick, cucumber Friday: Cheese pizza, veggie medley, seasoned broccoli, Caesar salad MASCENIC schools Elementary Monday: No school Tuesday: Muffin, hard-boiled egg; French toast sticks, baked ham, roasted potatoes, applesauce Wednesday: Scrambled eggs, toast; Chicken parmesan, spaghetti, garden salad, pears Thursday: Breakfast wrap; Meatloaf, mashed potato, roasted carrots, banana Friday: Bagel w/cream cheese; Cheese pizza or chef’s topping, broccoli/hummus, Middle and high school Monday: No school Tuesday: Chicken salad sub, oven fries, green salad, apple Wednesday: Lasagna, green beans, fruit sorbet Thursday: Chicken fajitas, rice ‘n’ beans, Mandarin oranges Friday: French bread pizza, cucumber/tomato salad, banana Every day: Fruit St. Patrick School, jaffrey Monday: No school Tuesday: Chicken fajita and cheese quesadilla, black beans, Spanish rice, pineapple Wednesday: Scrambled eggs, bacon, toast, applesauce Thursday: Hamburgers, pickles, corn, Sun chips Friday: St. Pat’s pizza w/pepperoni, bell peppers, cucumbers, toppings optional Daily: Milk and fruit: School Menus

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

ConVal schools Elementary and middle Monday: No school Tuesday: Mini French toast, turkey sausage, corn, baby carrots, juice box Wednesday: Chicken fajitas, red beans, green peppers, orangel smiles Thursday: Pasta/meat sauce, Caesar salad, garlic bread, peaches Friday: Pizza bagel, cucumber, chickpeas, pear High school Monday: No school Tuesday: … 0

School Menus

Wednesday, May 7, 2014

ConVal schools Elementary and middle Monday: Mini pancakes, turkey sausage, green beans, baby carrots, clementine Tuesday: Chicken fingers, macaroni salad, celery, hummus, strawberry cup Wednesday: Pasta/meat sauce, spinach/romaine salad, garlic bread Thursday: Roasted chicken, mashed potatoes, chickpeas, breadstick, kiwi Friday: Pizza, crunchy veggies, kale chips, apple High school … 0

JAFFREY: Opening Day

Monday, April 14, 2014

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Hancock: Maple sugaring for home-schoolers

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

The Cornucopia Project, with volunteer teacher Jeannie Polovchik and a group of homeschoolers, has tapped the trees at Brooks’ Side Farm in Hancock. S Some of the syrup will be given to the students and the Mathewsons. The … 0

School Menus

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

conval schools Elementary and middle Monday: Mini pancakes, turkey sausage, carrots, celery sticks, clementine Tuesday: Chicken fingers, rice pilaf, black beans, cucumber, kiwi Wednesday: Pasta/meat sauce, spinach/romaine salad, garlic bread, peaches Thursday: Pork, gravy, mashed potatoes, broccoli, roll, pear Friday: Pizza, green peppers, chickpeas, pineapple High school Monday: … 0

RECIPE FOR SUCCESS

Monday, February 24, 2014

Starting a new business is not easy. According to the Monadnock Small Business Journal, thirty percent of new businesses in New Hampshire fail within the first two years.And yet, businesses continue to open, and some of them stay … 0

Antrim: Free pancake breakfast set

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

The Antrim Baptist Church will be offering a free pancake breakfast on Sunday from 8:30 to 10 a.m. The menu will include plain and blueberry pancakes, sausage, fresh fruit, juice and coffee. … 0