Peterborough's planning board delayed ruling Monday night on an application to host weddings, farm-to-table dinners, and other agritourism on a local farm. The Planning Board will visit the site at the end of September, and hold a public meeting later that evening.

Peterborough: Heated debate on farm permit

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — After neighbors of the farm voiced concerns at a public meeting Monday, the Planning Board elected to put off ruling on a permit that, if granted, would allow Four Winds Farm to host weddings, farm-to-table dinners, and other events throughout the year . The board will tour Four Winds Farm in the late afternoon on Sept. 29, and … 0

Peterborough: 100 years at the movies

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

It is the woman in her 80s that refuses to pay the discounted seniors’ price, because she’s not old yet. It’s the woman that marched into the theater one Superbowl Sunday, when the theater was empty, and declared she was not going to watch one more minute of football, and didn’t care what … 0

Peterborough: ‘All in Good Fun’ tackles tough topics at Players

Monday, September 8, 2014

The voice of one crying out in the wilderness. That, the Dartmouth College motto, is embodied by “All In Good Fun” creator, writer and star Talene Monahon, as she brings her original play to the stage to close out the Peterborough Players’ 2014 season. Monahon cries out in many voices throughout the play … 0

Peterborough: All Saints’ welcomes new rector

Friday, September 12, 2014

The All Saints’ Episcopal Church Vestry, through Bishop Hirschfeld, has issued a call to The Rev. Jamie L. Hamilton to be their next rector, and The Rev. Hamilton has accepted the call. She was presented to the congregation … 0

Peterborough: Dance to support the food pantry

Friday, September 12, 2014

A fund and food raising dance to benefit the Peterborough Food Pantry will take place Thursday, Sept. 18, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Peterborough Community Center. Beginner Line Dancing will be held from 5:30 to 6 p.m. followed by Zumba Fitness from 6 to 7 p.m. … 0

Peterborough: Director of shelter to speak tonight

Friday, September 12, 2014

Randa Tenney, director of the Midway Shelter for Boys and Girls, will be speaking about the shelter and their needs at a meeting of the Women’s Fellowship of the Union Congregational Church tonight at 7 p.m. Tenney is the former Director of the Antrim Girls Shelter. The Midway … 0

Peterborough: Ballroom classes begin Sept. 23

Monday, September 15, 2014

Ballroom dance lessons, sponsored by the Peterborough Recreation Department, will be held at Studio-9247 beginning Monday, Sept. 23. Participants will learn the foxtrot, cha cha, tango, swing, and waltz. Today’s rock ‘n’ roll, R&B, and blues will be the music used in the classes. A partner is not … 0

Letter: Black marks on Our Town

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

To the editor: It should be a very busy two to three days — the 275th anniversary of Peterborough. It will be a camera enthusiast’s dream — bands, floats, food tents and crowds. Community is the theme of the celebration, and community service is in the spotlight. Peterborough … 0

Letter: Is it really anti- Semitism here?

Friday, September 12, 2014

To the editor: Two weeks ago, Jane Kronheim wrote about fears of anti-Semitism prompted by pro-Palestinian protests in England. The protesters were lashing out in response to Israel’s bombardment of Gaza, but to Ms. Kronheim, they were simply anti-Semites. The fact that over 2,100 Gazans were killed, including … 0

Viewpoint: Opportunity seemed to good to be true

Monday, September 15, 2014

To see this incredibly talented group of young people showcase their abilities in front of an international audience was simply amazing. It was lost on none that the lines they were performing so eloquently were written steps away from The Dell stage. It speaks volumes about Project Shakespeare … 0

Primary results are in, as region readies for General Election

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Democrats Peter Leishman, the incumbent, and Ivy Vann of Peterborough have won the primary for two state representative seats in Hillsborough District 24, which includes Peterborough, edging out fellow Democratic candidate Kath Allen. Gary Carpenter of Peterborough has … 0

Peterborough: MDS recognizes care workers

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Monadnock Developmental Services has announced Teresa Aldrich and Dylan Ballantine are the recipients of the 2014 Direct Support Professional and Home Provider of the Year awards, respectively, for the Monadnock region. Ballantine and Aldrich were selected from a … 0

Peterborough: In hopes of new theater

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

A committee of arts enthusiasts from all walks of life have been meticulously putting together plans to build a new performing arts center at ConVal High School. After two years of planning, the committee is opening themselves up … 0