Two people were taken to Monadnock Community Hospital after their car was hit on East Mountain Road when as it pulled out of a driveway.

Peterborough: Crash sends two to MCH

Monday, April 21, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — A husband and wife from Peterborough were taken to Monadnock Community Hospital for treatment after an accident on East Mountain Road early Thursday afternoon. According to Peterborough police, Luis Aguilera, 66, of Peterborough, driving a 2012 Toyota Camry, pulled out from a driveway on Mountain Road, and his car was hit by a 2007 Volvo station wagon driven … 0

Conval: School Board hopes for smoother sailing this year

Monday, April 21, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — At the first meeting of the Selectmen’s Advisory Committee to the ConVal School Board in the wake of voters’ rejection of the board’s 2014 budget proposal, School Board member Myron Steere of Greenfield promised that things will be done differently in the coming year. Steere, who will be serving as chair of the Budget and Property Committee this year, said he … 0

Football: Landau to take the helm at ConVal

Monday, April 21, 2014

Paul Landau will be ConVal’s new head football coach, Athletic Director Mark Swasey announced on Saturday. Landau joined the ConVal program last season as an offensive and defensive line coach and was named assistant head coach during the season. Landau will take over for Ryan McCartney, who has left ConVal after two years … 0

A vision for the future

Monday, April 14, 2014

More than 200 people from Peterborough — and even a few from surrounding towns — turned out for the two-day Peterborough 2014 Vision Forum on Friday and Saturday. Peterborough resident Chris Anderson echoed the sentiments of many in … 0

2014 BASEBALL PREVIEW: Baseball is back in the Monadnock region

Monday, April 14, 2014

The crack of the bat has already begun to ring out around the Monadnock region, as the high school baseball season kicked off last night. With Conant seeking to go back to back after a big title win … 0

Peterborough: Wind spreads brush fire

Monday, April 14, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Strong winds whipped up a permitted brush fire on Carley Road Saturday afternoon, requiring firefighters to spend a couple of hours extinguishing a blaze that covered about three-quarters of an acre. “It was an accident,” Peterborough Fire Chief Joe Lenox said on Monday. “We got a … 0

Peterborough: 2 seriously injured in NHBB blast released from hospital

Monday, April 14, 2014

Two New Hampshire Ball Bearings workers who were seriously injured in a Feb. 10 explosion at the Peterborough plant have been released from Massachusetts hospitals and are recovering at their homes. N.H. Ball Bearings spokesperson Hans Baker declined to provide the names of the two workers or information … 0

Sustainable Steps: Light time, dark time

Friday, April 11, 2014

Light time, Dark Time Most farmers don’t really go by the clock too much. For us it is either “light time” — or, loosely translated, work time — or “dark time” — loosely translated, eating and sleeping. Time change is really nothing but a pain for us, as … 0

Track: ConVal hosts 5K fundraiser

Monday, April 14, 2014

The Cougars track team hosted a 5K Spring Fling race last Saturday. Erica Labella of Plymouth took the first womens spot, and John Ryan of Stoddard was first in the mens division as well as first overall. 1 John Ryan 18:29 2 Steven Constine 18:57 3 Andrew Hunt … 0

Peterborough: Well School students compete in science fair

Thursday, April 3, 2014

On March 28 and 29, students in the 6th, 7th and 8th grades presented their science projects as part of The Well School Science Fair. Students used a query-based model to develop their questions, research and test solutions, … 0

Keene: N.H. Housing names Masiello real estate among top 10 for 2013

Friday, April 4, 2014

Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate/Masiello was named one of the top 10 real estate companies in the state of New Hampshire at New Hampshire Housing’s “Best of 2013” ceremony held as part of its annual Home Ownership Conference in Manchester on March 8. The company was selected … 0

Peterborough: Rec Dept. offers dog obedience class

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

The Peterborough Recreation Department will offer a dog obedience class with instructor Erica Marshall on Tuesday nights starting on May 6. This six-week class is designed to help owners teach their dogs how to behave in public environments such as parks, sporting events, veterinary offices, hiking or even … 0

Peterborough: MDS hosts two job fairs in April

Friday, April 11, 2014

Monadnock Developmental Services is hosting two job fairs in April for those who are interested in positions as direct support professionals, home providers and respite providers. One will be held at the MDS office at 12 Depot Square (next door to the Toadstool) on Thursday, from 4 to … 0