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Andrew Hunt and Daria Wozmak have used a devistating injury to bring them closer together on and off the track.

Cross-country: ‘I’d push her any distance’

Monday, September 22, 2014

The ConVal cross-country team traveled to Pelham High School on Oct. 13, 2012, to compete at Pelham’s annual invitational. Andrew Hunt and Daria Wozmak were sophomores, who had been dating for four months, enjoying both young love and high school athletics. Neither of them could have foreseen that Saturday would be the last time Wozmak would ever run in a … 0

Dublin: Towns eye farm rules

Monday, September 22, 2014

DUBLIN — The Dublin Planning Board has turned its eye to a possible agritourism ordinance, after a similar ordinance was approved by Peterborough voters in March. Meanwhile, other towns are keeping an eye on how the ordinance works in Peterborough, and wondering if their towns or others will also be taking up the … 0

ConVal: Voices in the Void

Monday, September 22, 2014

On Saturday afternoon, the lawn in the back of ConVal Regional High School was filled with chatting people in lawn chairs, or sitting on blankets or the grass itself. Below them sat a stage. It was a casual setting, but ConVal Principal Brian Pickering urged everyone there to dream of what the space … 0

Antrim: Baked beans and apple pie

Monday, September 15, 2014

Tenney’s Farm was buzzing with activity on Sunday afternoon. Volunteers set up a long table with trays, to fill with barbecue-style fixings. Off to one side, racks and racks of chicken slow roast, sending the smell of cooking … 0

Sustainable Steps: Getting back to basics

Monday, September 15, 2014

Getting back to basics At the time that I started farming it was not “in” to buy local. Folks were in their comfort zone of buying “clean” and properly inspected and packaged food from grocery stores. As we have come to understand what is truly behind our governments … 0

Nutritional HEalth: Staving off those winter blues

Monday, September 15, 2014

Happy Autumn! At this time of year, apples and pumpkins are everywhere, the leaves changing color here in New England are stunning. There is a shift in temperature and the days get shorter. If this is a signal to you that you will be feeling the “winter blues” … 0

Sustainable steps: ‘Three months, three weeks and three days’

Monday, September 15, 2014

You will all be pleased to know that this month I am writing about a success! Usually I am recalling an event that caused much embarrassment, sickness, or even death, the former to me, and the latter two … 0

Peterborough: Master plan survey in works

Monday, September 15, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Peterborough’s Master Plan Steering Committee will be enlisting the public to help shape the town’s future by provide the committee with feedback about how the “vision” chapter of the town’s plan should read. In the near future, the committee will be releasing a survey to “stakeholders” … 0

Peterborough: Library celebrates banned book week

Friday, September 12, 2014

The Peterborough Town Library is celebrating Banned Books Week. Banned Books Week is a celebration of the freedom to read and is designed to raise awareness of the ongoing threats of censorship that continue to occur. The Peterborough Town Library will feature a book display of titles that … 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