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Jaffrey: Lessing speaks on ‘achieving equal citizenship’ at forum

Monday, August 18, 2014

Lawrence Lessig will address “Achieving Equal Citizenship: The Struggle to Restore Our Republic” at the next Amos Fortune Forum on Friday at 8 p.m. In this talk, Professor Lessig will outline how we have lost touch with our framers’ values, and how that has destroyed the promise of a ‘republic.’ He will explain how recent efforts, including the New Hampshire Rebellion and MayOne, the ‘SuperPAC to end all SuperPACs,’ are … 0

Jaffrey: ‘Ciao Bella!’ opens Friday at JCC

Monday, August 18, 2014

A new exhibit, “Ciao Bella!,” by two artists, Carol Corliss and Linda Dessaint, will open at the Jaffrey Civic Center on Friday with an opening reception. The exhibit, which will be on display in the first-floor Auditorium Gallery, will present works inspired by the women’s travels through Italy and France. Corliss is a … 0

Jaffrey: ‘Small Works in Oils’ starts at Civic Center

Monday, August 18, 2014

An exhibit entitled “Small Works in Oils” by Betty Glass will be on view in the first-floor display cases at the Jaffrey Civic Center beginning Friday,. The subject matter varies from still life to land and waterscapes, primarily 6x6 and 8x8-inch water soluble oil paintings. Glass moved from Virginia to New Hampshire in … 0

Beverly, Mass.: Former Jaffrey resident’s art on display

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Morgan Dyer, formerly of Jaffrey, and a graduate of Montserrat College of Art, has an exhibit of artwork on display at the Beverly Bank. Her focus is on abstract landscapes. Since leaving her hometown, she has noticed her sense of awareness to the land around her. Additional work … 0

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Jaffrey Wednesday, Aug. 13 Arrest: At 10:20 p.m., police responded to a report of an alleged assault in the parking lot of a Main Street business. Brett Ketchum, 22, of Hancock accused another man of assaulting him. During further conversation with Ketchum, he admitted the assault never occurred. … 0

Keene: GOP committee opens office

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

The Cheshire County Republican Committee will hold an opening of their 2014 headquarters on Sunday, from 2 to 4 p.m. This event will take place at the Center At Keene Shopping Plaza. Many of the local and statewide GOP candidates will meet and greet voters. Juliana Bergeron, N.H. … 0

Letter: Nonprofits are our strength

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

To the editor: Thank you for the sensitive editorial in your Aug. 14 edition entitled “The powerful play goes on.” I learned about Robin William’s death the just before going to bed the day it happened. A certain sadness kept calling me to stay awake. I have spent … 0

Jaffrey-Rindge School District

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

JAFFREY GRADE SCHOOL Bus 47 JAFFREY GRADE SCHOOL 7:43 76 North St. 7:44 90/92 North St. 7:51 786 North St. 7:55 521 North St. 7:56 Emery Road at North St. 7:56 485 North St. 7:58 361 North St. 7:59 327 Nowh St. 8:01 Rt 137 at Windy Field Road 8:02 North St. at Parent St. 8:03 North … 0

PETERBOROUGH: MCH joining ACA fray

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Area residents who were interested in signing up for coverage under the Affordable Care Act this year had to make a choice. Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield, the only insurance company offering plans through the Affordable Care Act marketplace, did not include Monadnock Community Hospital in … 0

jaffrey: Monadnock hiker in hospital after fall

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

A hiker from Salem, Mass., remains at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston after falling while descending Mount Monadnock’s White Cross Trail late Saturday evening. Scott Murciak, 34, was hiking with his husband and a friend when he fell … 0

Jaffrey: Farmers Market suspends operations with plans to reinvent in 2015

Friday, August 15, 2014

The Jaffrey Community Farmers Market is suspending operations for the remainder of the 2014 season. “A late crop season, a lack of market patrons coupled with a dwindling the number of available farmers at the Saturday time has led to an overall decline in weekly traffic at the … 0

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Dublin Thor Davenport, 23, Marlborough, speeding, $206 fine. Daniel Ramage, 41, Dublin, operating without a valid license, $124 fine. Corey Fifield, 21, Loudon, unlawful possession of alcohol, $1,240 fine, license to operate a vehicle suspended for 24 months, all but five months to be held in abeyance; transportation … 0

Letter: The Jaffrey library thanks you

Friday, August 8, 2014

To the editor: I am writing to express my gratitude for the many who lined up on Riverfest morning, July 26, to support our annual Friends of the Library book sale. Our sale was incredibly well-attended, with a line outside our doors before we opened! Each year, the … 0