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The Peterborough Chamber of Commerce will host an online art auction from April 22 through May 4.

Peterborough: GET YOUR BIDS IN

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

It’s time to dust off your virtual bidding paddle and prepare for the annual Peterborough Chamber of Commerce’s online art auction, featuring paintings, photographs and sculpture from artists around the region and beyond. This Friday, potential buyers will get the opportunity to view the art and meet the artists during the auction’s art opening. The art will be on display at Sterling Business Management on Route 202 starting Friday and through the art auction, which will be held from April 22 through May 4. Linda Greenwood of Peterborough submitted two of her photographs to the auction this year. Greenwood specializes in photographing florals and landscapes, … 0

Roundup: Clough throws complete game

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

The ConVal varsity baseball team beat Milford 3-2 in the 2014 opener. Senior hurler Ivon Clough threw a complete game, striking out 12 while walking one and giving up six hits. ConVal’s offense was led by Mathias Fressilli, senior, with two hits and two runs scored. Danny Allen, freshmen, had two hits and one run scored. Matt Davis, sophomore, had two hits and … 0

Jaffrey: Camera club meets tonight

Monday, April 14, 2014

The Monadnock Camera Club (MCC) will hold its monthly meeting at the Jaffrey Civic Center tonight at 7 p.m. The New England Camera Club print circuit images will be shown with comments by a well known New England area photo judge. Guests and members may bring prints for viewing to this and any meeting without prior notification to the Club. For more information, … 0

Jaffrey: Local musicians help celebrate Easter

Monday, April 14, 2014

The Easter service at First Church on Sunday will offer Handel’s sacred music to celebrate this season of rebirth and resurrection. Minister of Music Gene Faxon will conduct the First Church choir supplemented with members of the Monadnock Chorus. Added to this ensemble will be a string quartet … 0

Jaffrey: Hamlet themed evening raises funds

Monday, April 14, 2014

Project Shakespeare will be presenting “Speak, Drink and Be Merry — All Things Hamlet!” as their second annual fundraiser at the Monadnock Inn on April 22, at 6:30 p.m. Project Shakespeare students ages 8 and up will offer … 0

Jaffrey: Jams to benefit teen’s trip to China

Monday, April 14, 2014

Spring Jam with Zach and Nadia, a fundraiser, will be held at the American Legion on Friday 7-8:30 p.m. Regional artist Zach Benton will be offering up a musical evening singing some of his latest rhythm & blues, rock, soul, and other favorites. In addition, Christine Brandt will … 0

Jaffrey: Adopt a Highway seeks volunteers

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Earth Day marks the start up of the Adopt A Highway program in Jaffrey. The following groups have been confirmed for the 2014 season. DD Bean & Sons, Peoples Bank, Millipore Corp, Boy Scout Troop 33 and Given Masonry Systems. Joe and Lori Ruscitto from McDonald’s generously donated … 0

Court log: April 8, 2014

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Greenfield police Joshua Forand, 26, of New Boston, operating without a valid license, $124. Whitney Horak, 19, of Lyndeborough, possession of marijuana, $560 with $250 suspended for 12 months on the condition of no further misdemeanors or felonies and no violations for serious or alcohol-related matters; transporting an … 0

Letter: Reporting helps us spread word

Monday, April 14, 2014

To the editor: Thank you to the Ledger-Transcript and Reporter Ashley Saari for the well-written piece in the April 10 edition on The Park Theatre. As Saari observes, we are making every effort to bring people throughout the Monadnock region up to date on the progress and plans … 0

Viewpoint: Possibilities, fresh perspectives abound

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

It is spring. Wow! I just want to be outdoors as much as I can, soaking in the sun, enjoying the warm temperatures. A nice walk and I am feeling refreshed and energized. Spring will do that for … 0

Hancock: School leader’s loss felt

Monday, April 14, 2014

Friends and colleagues in the Monadnock region are mourning the loss of Tom Brennan, a former Hancock resident who served as assistant principal at Peterborough Middle School and principal at Conant High School in Jaffrey before going on … 0

2014 BASEBALL PREVIEW: Baseball is back in the Monadnock region

Monday, April 14, 2014

The crack of the bat has already begun to ring out around the Monadnock region, as the high school baseball season kicked off last night. With Conant seeking to go back to back after a big title win … 0

Jaffrey: Coll’s grocery to reopen in May

Monday, April 14, 2014

JAFFREY — New England Everyday Goods opened the doors of its new Jaffrey location on March 5. Meanwhile, preparations for the reopening of Coll’s Farm Stand grocery store continue. According to New England Everyday Goods owners Jim and … 0