Butterfly release in Rindge offers chance to let go of grief

06-24-2024 12:24 PM

Laura Paul carefully unfolded a piece of paper. Between the pages, the brilliant orange wings of a Monarch butterfly bloomed, as it awoke and fluttered from Paul’s hands.It was a memorial for Paul, who released the butterfly as part of the Home...


‘Noises Off!’ gets Peterborough Players season off to raucous start

06-19-2024 12:06 PM

Boxes. Doors. Sardines!Thus defines the trials and tribulations of the cast of the play-within-the-play from the kickoff production of the Peterborough Players’ 2024 season, the farcical “Noises Off!” by Michael Frayn.Interim Producing Artistic...


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Pickleball players gather at Adams Playground in Peterborough
06-20-2024 11:01 AM

Although temperatures hadn’t hit their high of 90 degrees Tuesday morning, it was still warm enough and sunny enough that players waiting for their next game of pickleball at Adams Playground in Peterborough were taking refuge under umbrellas.Sessions...

Opinion


Letter: The people in the photo
06-18-2024 11:58 AM

A friend sent me the wonderful article about Dick Nevell in the May 29 edition (“Nevell remembered as ‘quiet force of culture’).We always celebrated Dick’s birthday together with my youngest daughter Anna, since they were a few days apart. I thought...

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Steve Kim – Avoid emotional pitfalls to maximize your investments
06-18-2024 11:01 AM

Let us get the elephant out of the room – money is emotional.How can it not be, when it provides for your children’s education, memorable vacations and so much more? It is only natural to worry when the stock market takes a dive, and you see the value...

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Exploring Monadnock Trails: Ashley Saari – A hike through the woods and a visit to a wildflower garden
06-21-2024 12:05 PM

As we settle into summer, and some of the spring rain clouds start to clear, it’s time to get back into my favorite warm-weather activity and start exploring trails. For my first hike of the year, I decided to pick a new spot for me -- Peterborough’s...

Obituaries

Obit photo for William Frederick Fritz M.D. William Frederick Fritz M.D.

WILLIAM FREDERICK FRITZ, M.D. Jaffrey NH - Baltimore lost one of its most beloved physicians on June 11, when Dr. William Frederick Fritz died peacefully at home. He was 98. Dr. William Fritz, a specialist in internal medicine and Assis... remainder of obit for William Frederick Fritz M.D.

Obit photo for Mary Roy Mary Roy

Jaffrey NH - Mary Roy (nee Wild) of Jaffrey, New Hampshire passed away peacefully at her home on May 30, 2024. She was born in Boston in 1936 and had an older sister Cynthia. She grew up in Cambridge, where her father, John Wild, was a ... remainder of obit for Mary Roy

Obit photo for Arthur W. Mills Jr. Arthur W. Mills Jr.

Arthur W. Mills, Jr. Jaffrey, NH - Arthur Mills passed away on June 12, 2024, after a short stay at Catholic Medical Center in Manchester, NH. Arthur was born in Lynn, Massachusetts on October 27, 1936, where he lived with his parents, ... remainder of obit for Arthur W. Mills Jr.

Obit photo for Judith Timmins Prince Judith Timmins Prince

Peterborough NH - Judith Prince, 79, made her final journey to heaven on June 16, 2024 at Pheasant Wood Nursing Home, where she was lovingly cared for during the last year. Judy was born on September 15, 1944, in Lowell, Massachusetts, ... remainder of obit for Judith Timmins Prince

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