Jaffrey: How to declutter explained Friday

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

A spring organizing program, “What to do with All this Stuff?” will be held at the Jaffrey Civic Center, on April 25, from 10-11:30 a.m. Professional organizers Donna and Richard Barbalato from “Bee Organized” will present attendees with tips and solutions to help homeowners tackle their organizational and decluttering problems. Ideas addressing ways to decide what items to let go of and how to dispose of them will also be … 0

jaffrey: Learn about tea, April 27

Monday, April 21, 2014

A tea class and tasting followed by a full British-styled cream tea will be held at the Benjamin Prescott Inn on Sunday at 1 p.m. Insight into all things tea will be provided — how it’s grown, where it’s harvested and cultivated and why it matters. Participants will learn the difference between a … 0

Viewpoint: Civil discourse: Tradition and necessity

Friday, April 11, 2014

Over the past decade, the level of partisan warfare has risen to the point where there is virtual deadlock in Congress. In New Hampshire, a similar hyper-partisan approach to governance characterized the N.H. House from 2010-2012. The resulting … 0

REgion: ‘Purple Up’ to support military families, kids

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

On Tuesday, keep an eye out for friends, co-workers and students who are dressed in purple clothing. They may well be wearing the bright color to support and celebrate the more than 5,400 children in New Hampshire who have at least one parent serving in the military. Since … 0

Rindge: Conant alum Bennett shines on the court

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Conant High School alum Drew Bennett, now at Franklin Pierce University, played some terrific tennis last week, winning big matches against both Saint Anselm’s and Assumption College. Againt St. Anselm’s, Bennett paired with fellow sophomore Jared Taylor to … 0

Jaffrey: ‘It’s not about the hike’

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

A presentation entitled “It’s Not About the Hike,” presented by Nancy Sporborg and Pat Piper, will be held at the Jaffrey Civic Center on April 28, at 7 p.m. This multi-media program highlights the journey of two 50-plus … 0

Jaffrey: Dance featuring jazz ensemble, Friday

Monday, April 7, 2014

A dance for adults featuring music from the 1950s, ’60s, ’70s and ’80s will be held in the Pratt Auditorium at Conant High School on Friday from 7 to 10 p.m. The dance is being sponsored by the Jaffrey-Rindge Middle School Music Department to raise funds for a … 0

Jaffrey: Abinaki presentation on Thursday

Monday, April 7, 2014

The Abenaki Indians will be the subject of a talk presented by Dr. Robert G. Goodby at the Jaffrey Civic Center on Thursday at 7 p.m. Dr. Goodby will discuss how the real depth of Native Abenaki history was revealed when the excavation for the new Keene Middle … 0

Jaffrey: Borromeo Quartet performs Bartok

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

The first of two concerts by the classical group Borromeo Quartet will take place at the First Church in Jaffrey on Sunday at 4 p.m. Three string quartets by Béla Bartók, Nos. 1, 2 and 4, which were … 0

Jaffrey police log: April 10, 2014

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Wednesday, April 2 Arrest: At 9 a.m., police went to the 8th Circuit Court, Jaffrey, to serve a warrant for a charge of theft to Trevor Surett, 19, of Topsfield, Mass. He was already at the court for an unrelated matter. Surett was processed and arraigned at the … 0

Tuesday, April 1, 2014


A look at the housing market

Monday, April 7, 2014

As the snow melts and days get warmer throughout the Monadnock region, many people start to seriously look at either buying or selling a home. Some may have had enough of winter and don’t want to go through … 0