The former editor of Yankee Magazine, Jud Hale, has reissued his memoir "The Education of a Yankee" and is looking ahead to his next stage in life after retiring from the position six months ago.

Dublin: ‘Education of a Yankee’

Thursday, December 18, 2014

Jud Hale has sold his summerhouse on Lake Winnipesaukee , he’s looking to sell the house in Dublin, where he lived for decades, and he and his wife, Sally, have moved into the RiverMead Lifecare retirement community in Peterborough. But he’s certainly not planning to give up his spot at Yankee Magazine anytime soon. A decade and change after he … 0

Antrim: Working toward a snow job

Thursday, December 18, 2014

Keene State College junior and management major Mitchell Reynolds of Antrim came to KSC to prepare himself for his dream of working in the snow/skateboard industry, and he’s already a long way down that road. He’s the new tech rep for Adidas, and last winter he landed a paid internship as the Events … 0

Peterborough: Reid shares love at MacDowell party

Thursday, December 18, 2014

Those lucky enough to attend the MacDowell Colony’s annual holiday party were treated to a performance by jazz great Rufus Reid. Reid took to the balcony and performed three songs for the crowd, faces upturned in awe of the virtuosity. “For those of you who don’t know this song — I know there … 0

Peterborough: Union St. bridge work set to begin

Thursday, December 18, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Peterborough will have a new Union Street Bridge by next year, the director of public works told the Select Board on Tuesday. Rodney Bartlett said construction on the bridge, which is on Union Street over the Nubanisit Brook in West Peterborough, will be completed by the … 0

Peterborough: Brenner to retire in October

Thursday, December 18, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Town Administrator Pamela Brenner listed several milestones one can reach in their life, toward the end of the Select Board’s meeting Tuesday. She said these milestones could include graduating from high school and college, marriage, and … 0

Francestown: Students hold board’s feet to fire

Thursday, December 18, 2014

Editor’s Note: A previous version of this article erroneously reported that a draft version of next year’s proposed budget was $300,563,000 less than this year’s default budget of $45 million. The difference is $300,563. FRANCESTOWN — A group … 0

Peterborough: EMS cuts 41 jobs

Thursday, December 18, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Eastern Mountain Sports will be eliminating 41 jobs from its Peterborough office, and will be relocating other positions to its corporate headquarters in Connecticut, according to a letter sent to Peterborough town officials. But, the Peterborough retail store, call center and customer service center will remain … 0

Peterborough: Podiatrist suspension lifted

Thursday, December 18, 2014

A state podiatry board lifted its suspension of a Peterborough podiatrist’s license, after he complied with sanctions levied in a September ruling. The N.H. Board of Registration in Podiatry suspended Dr. Edward Newcott of Pembroke’s podiatry license in September because he continuously failed to adhere to infection control … 0

Peterborough: Children and Arts receives $4,000

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

The Children and the Arts Festival received a $4,000 donation from the State Council for the Arts. These funds will be used to help offset costs for activities and attractions at this free festival held downtown every May. The next festival is scheduled for May 16, 2015. “Every … 0

Peterborough: Grant given to support joint history exhibit on dance, music

Monday, December 15, 2014

The Monadnock Center for History and Culture and the Monadnock Folklore Society have jointly received $2,220 in grant funding for their upcoming exhibit entitled “Gents Bow, Ladies Know How: Traditional Dance and Music in the Monadnock Region 1750-2015.” The New Hampshire State Council on the Arts administers Project … 0

Peterborough: Festival of Lesson and Carols offered Sunday

Monday, December 15, 2014

A Festival of Lessons and Carols will be presented at All Saints’ Church on Sunday at 5 p.m. The service will feature the Choir of All Saints’ Church under the direction of organist and choirmaster Jeffrey Fuller. The service is free and all are welcome. For more than … 0

Peterborough: Solstice potluck, dance

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

A solstice potluck and dance will be held at the Monadnock Country Club on Saturday, from 6 to 10 p.m. Music will be provided by Tattoo, a five-piece American roots dance band. The dance is a fundraiser in … 0

Peterborough: Chamber concert at RiverMead, Sunday

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

The Monadnock Chorus Chamber Singers will perform a concert in the auditorium at RiverMead on Sunday at 2:30 p.m. The concert will be directed by Dan Carberg and accompanied by Cheryl Sharrock. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 924-0062. … 0