Jon Dunn is Aesop Table's new owner. Dunn envisions slowly making the downtown cafe his own.

Peterborough: Turning the tables at Aesop’s

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

A new face is in the kitchen at Aesop’s Tables, serving pastries and quiches, and becoming more comfortable at the register. Jon Dunn of Peterborough is the new owner of the cafe inside the Toadstool Bookshop. Dunn is finalizing the purchase of Aesop’s from Allison Fredericks. He hopes to gradually make the hangout his own. “I’m trying to pique (customers’) … 0

Mason: Kinder Morgan proposes natural gas for Mason

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

MASON — Many residents were outraged with Kinder Morgan representatives at an informational presentation Tuesday, after company officials said bringing the proposed pipeline and lateral line through town would directly benefit the community. According to Kinder Morgan Director of Business Development Curtis Cole, bringing the pipeline through the town allows for future residential … 0

Baseball: Monadnock Babe Ruth signups open

Friday, March 20, 2015

The 2015 Babe Ruth 13 to 15-year-old draft will be held on April 25 from 1 to 3 p.m. at Humiston Field in Jaffrey. This will be a combined draft/sign up for all eligible players from the ConVal, Conant and Mascenic school districts. There will also be a noon meeting for the formation of a new board of directors. Anyone interested in a … 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

Franklin Pierce: Ravens fall to No. 3 Merrimack

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Keeping nationally ranked number three Merrimack University scoreless in the second quarter, the Franklin Pierce University men’s Lacrosse team had the game tied 4-4 by the end of the quarter. The momentum was not enough to squash the … 0

Rindge: Palm Sunday lunch put on by Advent Kids

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

The “Advent Kids” are hosting a Yankee Pot Roast lunch Sunday to raise funds for the playground they want to build at Advent Lutheran Church (Route 202 in Rindge). The kids are raising all funds for the ambitious project that will provide a safe, outdoor play area for … 0

Thank You Note: Two-day Phoenix program success

Friday, March 13, 2015

To the editor: On March 9 and March 10, 17 Conant High School students and four adults attended the two-day Phoenix Leadership Conference held at the United Church of Jaffrey. Expertly facilitated by Diane Fukuda of Microcatheter Components, attendees identified personal values and goals with strategies for achievement. … 0

Letters: How Mother Nature works

Tuesday, March 17, 2015


Thank You note: Voters are aware of pipeline plan

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

To the editor: The Rindge Pipeline Awareness team would like to express its deep appreciation to all the voters and homeowners in Rindge who supported by 71 percent Articles 20, 21, and 22 on the 2015 Rindge town warrant. It was heartening to have so many voters understand … 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

Birth announcement:

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Born at Monadnock Community Hospital, Peterborough: REINI: A girl, Lexi Jean, weighing 8 pounds, 7 ounces, to Jared and Sondra (Bertram) Reini of Rindge, March 5, 2015. She joins brothers Cody and Devin. Grandparents are Jeffrey and Marla Bertram of New Ipswich and Bruce and Anita Reini of … 0

Letters: Re: the business environment

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

To the editor: Your “NH’s Business Environment” viewpoints in the March 17 edition brought to mind a favorite quote: “I, however, place economy among the first and most important republican virtues, and public debt as the greatest of dangers to be feared. To preserve our independence, we must … 0