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Run for the Honey in Hancock is Aug. 19

08-09-2023 11:53 AM

The Betty Pels Run for the Honey will be Saturday, Aug. 19, with the 5K road race at 8 a.m. and the Fun Run at 9 a.m.The Run for the Honey has been held as part of Old Home Day in Hancock since 1979. It is named in honor of Betty Pels, who directed...


Peterborough and Antrim residents headed to tree-climbing championship

08-09-2023 11:39 AM

By AIDAN BEAROR

Kate Odell of Broad Oak Tree & Shrub Care in Peterborough and Kyle McCabe from Northern Arboriculture in Antrim will be competing this weekend at the annual ISA International Tree Climbing Championship.The pair won their way to the championship Aug....


Vintage baseball game at Oak Park in Greenfield canceled

08-09-2023 11:18 AM

By AIDAN BEAROR

A vintage baseball game at Oak Park organized by the Greenfield Historical Society to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the organization has been canceled due to a logistical oversight. Lenny Cornwell, president of the Greenfield Historical Society...


Rindge Recreation Department hosts Le Tour de Common 5K

08-07-2023 9:24 AM

By ASHLEY SAARI

A total of 39 runners participated in Saturday’s annual Le Tour de Common 5K run in Rindge on Sunday, including septuagenarians Marilyn Griska and Laurel Cameron, for whom the race was their first-ever 5K.Rindge runners took the top three spots, with...


Peterborough native Matt Beaudin to play national anthem at Gillette Stadium

08-04-2023 10:27 AM

Peterborough native Matt Beaudin will be playing the national anthem on the saxophone before the New England Revolution face Austin FC in their Major League Soccer match at Gillette Stadium Sept. 2 at 7:30 p.m.Beaudin, who is also known by the stage...


Greenfield Historical Society will host vintage baseball contest Sept. 17

08-02-2023 3:22 PM

BY AIDAN BEAROR

The Greenfield Historical Society will be hosting a vintage baseball game in celebration of its 50th anniversary at Oak Park Sept. 17 at 11 a.m. Lenny Cornwell has been heading the project as he closes out his last year as president of the society,...


PHOTOS: Softball during the summer in Peterborough

07-31-2023 10:17 AM

The Sheepdogs defeated Awaken in a 10-7 slugfest in Peterborough co-ed softball action Wednesday night at Picard Field. Awaken shortstop Joe Gutwein put his team on the board first with a leadoff home run. The Sheepdogs answered with two runs of their...


Mt. Monadnock Little League teams win championships

07-26-2023 9:11 AM

The Mt. Monadnock Little League 10U All-Stars won the Matty Dobens tournament held at Precourt Park in Manchester, compiling an overall 6-1 record over the three-week span.The team went 2-1 in pool play to garner the fifth seed for bracket play. Mt....


Franklin Pierce University holds Rocky Raven Golf Classic

07-24-2023 3:06 PM

Franklin Pierce Athletics

After a rainy start to July in New England, mother nature turned off the faucet July 17 for the 2023 Rocky Raven Golf Classic. Temperatures soared into the upper 80s and humidity came out to play at Northern Spy Golf Club, but so did more than 120...


Raelin Deschenes wins in Poughkeepsie

07-24-2023 12:40 PM

Although rain has hampered her racing schedule, Raelin Deschenes went to Poughkeepsie Speedway in New York Saturday night for the first time.Raelin won her race in the Rookie Champ division and finished second in the Tiger Cub division.


PHOTOS: Francestown marks July 4 with contests

07-21-2023 9:59 AM

As part of the town’s first July 4 celebration, Francestown hosted competitions that included a pickleball tournament that drew 28 participants, an apple pie contest, a hot dog-eating contest and a patriotic pet show.


Temple Elementary School hosts sports nights Mondays

07-18-2023 11:36 AM

By MADDIE CARPENTIERE

Families are staying connected on Monday nights in Temple this summer with sports nights at the Temple Elementary School playground. Every week, children gather to play kickball, basketball or other sports with classmates and siblings. The games are...


ConVal baseball players see summer action in Keene

07-10-2023 11:49 AM

By MADDIE CARPENTIERE

Several local athletes are playing summer American Legion baseball for Post 4 out of Keene.Brady Carpentiere, a 2023 ConVal graduate, and Nate Pimental are on the senior team roster. Justin Borges and Zach Pease, who played varsity baseball for the...


Tod Silegy teaches soccer skills at South Meadow School

07-05-2023 11:06 AM

By AIDAN BEAROR

In the face of wet weather Monday, the Tod Silegy Soccer Camp began its second session of the summer.Silegy has run the camp since the beginning of his career as the physical education teacher at South Meadow School in Peterborough. After 23 years,...


David Chadbourne resigns as Franklin Pierce men’s basketball coach

07-02-2023 11:36 AM

By BILL FONDA

After 32 years at Franklin Pierce University, including as head coach of the Ravens’ men’s basketball program since 1999, David Chadbourne has stepped down.In a statement released on the Franklin Pierce Athletics Twitter account, Chadbourne wrote that...


Francestown July 4 celebration includes pickleball tourney

06-28-2023 10:33 AM

By BILL FONDA

Bob Bitterli is a recent convert to pickleball.It started after he moved to Francestown in April 2022, when the man who painted his cabinets, Bruce Dennis, told him about the game. He started playing in October, including in Peterborough, and called...


Boynton Middle School baseball team takes third title in a row

06-14-2023 2:14 PM

By BEN SHIPPEE

The Boynton Middle School baseball team won its third consecutive Division 4 championship in Nashua June 8 over St. Christopher’s Academy in a 4-2 extra-inning nail-biter. The Bulldogs started the season under new head coach Doug Nichols, who had the...


Mascenic softball beats Woodsville to earn state final berth

06-08-2023 7:13 PM

By BEN CONANT

Mascenic is heading to Saturday's NHIAA Division IV softball championship after winning a soaking semifinal slugfest, 8-7, over No. 1 Woodsville Wednesday evening at Plymouth State. The No. 5 Vikings trailed 2-0 after three innings, as Mascenic...


Franklin Pierce’s Nyjah Young-Bey named top women’s track athlete

06-07-2023 1:49 PM

Franklin Pierce senior Nyjah Young-Bey was named East Region's Women's Track Athlete of the Year by the the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association. Young-Bey is the third Franklin Pierce athlete in women's program history to...


High School Roundup: ConVal athletes compete at Meet of Champions

06-05-2023 3:14 PM

Seven members of ConVal’s track and field team finished their seasons by competing in the Meet of Champions at Oyster River High School Saturday.Athletes who finish in first, second or third in the state championship meet automatically qualify for the...



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