Peterborough

Doctors Scott Jaynes and Annika Brown are leaving Monadnock Community Hospital in June. Jaynes and Brown, who are married, will join Dartmouth-Hitchock Medical Center.

Peterborough: Doctors at North Meadow leaving MCH

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Patients of doctors Scott Jaynes and Annika Brown want to know why the couple is leaving Monadnock Community Hospital for Dartmouth­-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, and why MCH hasn’t fought to keep them. Hospital administrators and trustees say the hospital has done everything possible to encourage the physicians to stay. Jaynes and Brown said MCH offered them inadequate space at … 0

Snow budgets fall short

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Overtime and snow removal costs associated with the historic snowfall this winter forced some area towns to rework their 2015 budgets, town officials say. “January, February, every weekend there was a snowstorm, and if you look at the budget — that’s overtime,” said Peterborough DPW Director Rodney Bartlett. The department will need an … 0

Bennington man charged with bank robbery

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

A Bennington man has been charged with unarmed robbery and falsifying physical evidence, after allegedly absconding with an undisclosed amount of cash from a Milford bank. On Monday shortly after 3 p.m., Jason B. Haney, 32, of Bennington allegedly entered Citizen’s Bank in the Granite Town plaza in Milford, and handed the teller … 0

ml: Turning back

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Frozen fingers, tired thighs, heavy breathing, and a rumbling stomach. This is not the perfect recipe for skiing the backcountry. Fortunately, I recovered quickly, and relished turning through knee-high powder on my way down the Mount Washington Cog … 0

Something new to try

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

For the second year in a row, area restaurants are breaking out of the winter blues and encouraging diners to get out and experience what the area has to offer. With the annual springtime restaurant week, which will … 0

ConVal: ‘Charlie Brown’ student musical coming soon

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

ConVal Drama presents “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown ” on April 10-11 at 7 p.m. and April 11-12 at 2 p.m. in the Lucy Hurlin Theatre at ConVal High School. Tickets are available at the door — $10 for adults and $5 for students and seniors. Advanced … 0

Peterborough: Community Center kitchen opens Sunday

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

The Peterborough Recreation Department is pleased to announce the grand opening of the kitchen at the Peterborough Community Center. The event, co-hosted by The Cornucopia Project, will take place Sunday from 2 to 4 p.m. There will be a very brief presentation at 3 p.m. by Peterborough town … 0

ConVal: Forum talks alcohol, tobacco and other drugs

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

ConVal High School principal Brian Pickering addresses the crowd at Tuesday night’s forum on alcohol, tobacco and other drugs. Speakers included Chris Thigpen, who is a member of the Behavioral Health Substance Use Task Force from Monadnock Community … 0

Achievement:

Monday, February 9, 2015

The following students have been named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at the University of Vermont, Burlington: Amber Davis of Jaffrey, first-year animal sciences major; Alec Buzzell, sophomore film and television studies major, and Meghan Close, first-year environmental sciences major, both of Peterborough. To make … 0

Viewpoint: No loose ends

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Our friend Liz was one of a kind. I use the past tense because she is no longer with us. This would have come as no surprise to her, however, because she’d been expecting it for some time. When she reached her last birthday, in a decade which … 0

Letter: Thankful to many for help

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

To the editor: Peterborough is a good place to live. I want to thank the police for helping my husband. Thank you, Chief Scott Guinard, for all your help. Thank you, town of Peterborough, as we were out of water for three weeks. And a special thanks to … 0

Letters: Let’s hope MCH will get smart

Friday, March 20, 2015

To the editor: Please let me add my name and consternation to the many people who will be left without the finest medical family practice in the area. Yes, that is the practice of Drs. Annika Brown and Scott Jaynes. I hope the hospital doesn’t continue to withhold … 0

Peterborough police log: March 26, 2015

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Peterborough Monday, March 16 Assist fire: At 1:08 p.m., police received a report of two dogs on the ice at the Contoocook River by the Jack Daniels Motor Inn. The Fire Department responded to the call. Fire Chief Ed Walker said the dogs were simply playing. Missing person: … 0