Jaffrey

Students from the Jaffrey Rindge school district participated in SAIL camp for the week of July 14.

jaffrey: IDEAS TAKE FLIGHT

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

While most school-aged children spend the hot summer days inside in front of a screen, 58 students in the Jaffrey-Rindge School District’s Gifted and Talented program were invited to spend a week at the Summer Adventures In Learning camp at COnant High School. SAIL camp offered 10 different clubs — five in the morning, and five in the afternoon — … 0

jaffrey-Rindge Schools: Student-teacher ratio part of budget talks

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

JAFFREY — Jaffrey-Rindge School Board member Charles Eicher spoke at Monday’s Select Board meeting, highlighting his concerns with the cost of staffing throughout the district, while recommending the board explore new budget philosophies. The presentation follows a year when the district’s proposed budget failed at the polls. Rindge voters made the difference, voting … 0

jaffrey: Fundraising 5K for fire boosters Saturday

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

The Jaffrey Firefighters Company will hold the 5th annual Jaffrey Fire Department 5K race on Saturday. The 5K run/walk will be held at 15 Union Street in Jaffrey and is open to participants of all ages and abilities. Registration will be from 8 to 8:45 a.m. on race day, with a cost of $25. Pre-registration is open online and is $20. The first … 0

Jaffrey: Wallace Tripp Art in Jaffrey exhibit

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Peterborough artist Wallace Tripp will be a special guest artist at a solo art exhibit by Keene artist Bob Askey at the jaffrey Civic Center. The exhibit opens July 18 and runs through Aug. 17. A public reception … 0

Dublin: DelRossi’s Trattoria celebrates 25 years of food and music

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Elaina and David DelRossi are the duo behind DelRossi’s Trattoria, a one-of-a-kind venue that successfully married an unlikely couple: fine Italian cuisine and live Bluegrass music. This year, they celebrate 25 years. You’ve heard the saying, “Food is … 0

Achievement: Achievement

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Elizabeth Quick of Jaffrey was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at the Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, N.Y. … 0

Jaffrey Police Log: July 10, 2014

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Jaffrey Thursday, July 3 Motor vehicle stop: At 6:45 p.m., police stopped a vehicle on Main Street for an alleged violation and found the driver, Jonathan Sheller, 28, of Jaffrey, was driving without a valid license. He was issued a summons for driving with an expired license, with … 0

Jaffrey-Rindge: Summer bookmobile gets rolling

Monday, July 7, 2014

The Jaffrey-Rindge School District will have its library on wheels hitting the road again for the 7th summer. Inside the Mighty Book Bus, which looks like a moving van, are more than 1,500 books arranged by reading levels, … 0

Jaffrey: Critters at the library

Monday, July 7, 2014

The “Fizz, Boom, Pop!” children’s summer film series at the Jaffrey Public Library will continue on Tuesday, July 15, with a screening of “Totally Tropical Rainforest” at 1:30 p.m. All ages are welcome to watch and learn about spotted jaguars, colorful poison-arrow frogs, slow-moving sloths, and much more … 0

Jaffrey: Kids’ week planned, from July 21 to 25

Monday, July 7, 2014

A Kids Gathering Week is being planned for July 21 through 25 at the United Church of Jaffrey. The week is open to any child/youth in the area who is entering kindergarten through grade 8 in the fall. A healthy snack will be offered each day and each … 0

Jaffrey: 9th annual Night of 1,000 Cupcakes, Thursday

Monday, July 7, 2014

To commemorate William Shakespeare’s 450th birthday, the Jaffrey Civic Center’s ninth annual “Night of a 1,000 Cupcakes” will carry the theme “Get Thee to a Cupcake!” on the evening of Thursday, July 17, beginning at 5:30 p.m. To follow the theme, the categories for judging are: Most Romeo … 0

Jaffrey: Oil paintings by Dodge on display

Monday, July 7, 2014

Paintings by artist Dave Dodge are on exhibit at Sunflowers through July. Dodge, who paints primarily outdoors, schools with traditional landscape painters who consider nature to be the greatest teacher. He is active in the local art community … 0

Jaffrey: Concert, auction to benefit CVTC

Monday, July 7, 2014

Contoocook Valley Transportation Company and the Grand View Estate will be hosting an evening of music on July 31 in the Grand View Barn. The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. with doors opening at 7 p.m. Andy Avery and Fred Lantz, well-known musicians all across New England, will … 0