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Album review: The Chatfield Phoenix offers up duality and emotion on latest release

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

“Nest of Bones,” the new album by Hancock/Peterborough duo The Chatfield Phoenix, is an exercise in duality. Seth Chatfield and Adam Phoenix play off each other perfectly, with a pair of acoustic guitars and vocal harmonies twisting and fusing together to form one voice, at sometimes plaintive, at others rising in an animalian snarl. Role reversal plays a big part here, from the album art, the onstage persona and even the music itself. The title track finds the two trailing each other vocally, Phoenix nipping at Chatfield’s heels; the next track, “For the Birds,” flips that script in what may be the catchiest song about … 0

Wilton: Disputed cabin can stay — for now

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

WILTON — A prefabricated fishing cabin on Isaac Frye Highway can stay, says the Zoning Board, after a ruling earlier this month that the cabin, which has been a source of dispute in town since 2012, is an allowed use. On July 30, 2012, Building Inspector John Shepardson issued a letter to NTV LLC. and its primary owner Sebastian Valente, the owner of … 0

Wilton: Soccer camp offered week of July 28

Monday, July 21, 2014

Goss Park will be hosting a soccer camp for children in grades 1 through 8. The camp will run Monday through Friday, July 28-Aug. 1, from 4-6:30 p.m. Campers will need to bring cleats, a soccer ball and water bottle, and a swim suit and towel in case there is time for a … 0

PETERBOROUGH: Local foot care clinics to be offered

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Home Healthcare, Hospice & Community Services is offering foot care clinics to residents of all area towns. A nurse will be on hand to offer basic foot care. There is a $20 charge for foot care services. The clinics will be held on Thursday, at the New Boston … 0

Call for local riders to support biking for a cure

Thursday, May 29, 2014

“We are putting out the call for bike riders to join us, as we bike for a cure and travel the beautiful state of New Hampshire. For the last sixty years fire fighters have responded to the call for help to find a cure for neuromuscular diseases and … 0

Letter: Not understanding is not a defense

Friday, May 30, 2014

To the editor: When House Speaker John Boehner recently told a group of reporters that he would not discuss climate change on the grounds that he, himself, was not a scientist, he joined the ranks of other prominent Republican politicians who have refused to talk about the issue … 0

Softball: WLC takes a pair from Mascenic

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

After rain postponed both their first meetings of the season and their proposed makeup doubleheader, the WLC and Mascenic softball and baseball teams finally got a chance to play two in Wilton on Sunday. It was a beautiful … 0

Baseball: Mascenic sweeps WLC in doubleheader

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

After rain postponed both their first meetings of the season and their proposed makeup doubleheader, the WLC and Mascenic softball and baseball teams finally got a chance to play two in Wilton on Sunday. It was a beautiful … 0

Milestones:

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Keene State College has announced the names of 1,091 students who are candidates for graduation this month with associate’s, bachelor’s, or master’s degrees. This year’s graduating class includes: Marriah Ingalls of Hancock, graduating with a BA (Cum Laude), Amanda McKernan of Peterborough, graduating with a BFA (Cum Laude), … 0

Graduation:

Friday, May 23, 2014

Michael McEleney of Wilton graduated from Eastern Connecticut State University, Willimantic, Conn., on May 13, earning a Bachelor of General Studies degree in communication. … 0

State elections taking shape

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

The Monadnock region will be sending at least two new members to the N.H. Senate this fall, as longtime state Senators Bob Odell and Peter Bragdon have announced that they don’t plan to run for re-election. And many … 0

Wilton: WWI epic silent film screening

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

The blockbuster World War I silent film drama, “The Big Parade,” will be screened at the Town Hall Theatre on May 25, at 4:30 p.m. The film was the “Saving Private Ryan” of its time, a movie that … 0

Roundup: Fisher strikes out 700th career batter

Monday, May 19, 2014

ConVal baseball The ConVal varsity baseball team defeated Milford 4-0 on May 14. Cougar ace Ivon Clough pitched six and one-third innings, striking out eight, and giving up just three hits. Clough helped his own cause, adding two … 0