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Community Volunteer Transportation Company receives grants for upgrades
07-13-2024 8:00 AM

Community Volunteer Transportation Company (CVTC) recently received three grant awards: $3,648 from Agnes M. Lindsay Trust, $7,400 from Cogswell Benevolent Trust and $4,800 from Madelaine G. von Weber Trust.The three awards combined will allow CVTC to...

Leila Philip will speak on beavers at Monadnock Summer Lyceum
07-12-2024 12:01 PM

On Sunday July 14, at 11 a.m., the Monadnock Summer Lyceum welcomes author and professor and speaker Leila Philip to Peterborough Unitarian Universalist Church, 25 Main St.The topic will be her 2022 book “Beaverland: How One Weird Rodent Made...

Letter: Protecting the Constitution
07-12-2024 10:50 AM

As we celebrate the 248th anniversary of the Declaration of Independence and the upcoming 235th anniversary of the U.S. Constitution, I have come to reflect on the recent actions of the Supreme Court.I believe that James Madison had no intention of...

Tammy O’Connor named principal of Peterborough Elementary School
07-12-2024 8:31 AM

Tammy O’Connor has been appointed as the new principal of Peterborough Elementary School.She replaces Larry Pimental, who was named as the new director of athletics and co-curriculars in May.O’Connor was assistant principal at Great Brook School,...

Peterborough Planning Board sees preliminary plans for solar project
07-11-2024 12:01 PM


According to William Davidson of Hoyle Tanner Engineering, a proposed solar farm would use about 5.6 acres pf a 12-acre parcel at 538 Greenfield Road  (Route 136) adjacent to Burke Road.Davidson, representing NH Solar, presented preliminary plans for...

Vose Farm Road project in Peterborough set to start this summer, receives $625,000 grant
07-11-2024 11:31 AM


Catholic Charities NH will begin construction on an a 96-unit affordable and workforce housing complex on Vose Farm Road this summer, and the organization recently received $625,000 in tax credits from New Hampshire Community Development Finance...

Viewpoint: Robert Beck – Operation Barbarossa and the war in Ukraine
07-11-2024 11:01 AM

Lost in the glow of the 80th anniversary of the D-Day landings at Normandy, the 83rd commemoration on June 22 of the German invasion of the Soviet Union, Operation Barbarossa, went virtually unnoticed in the United States.While much credit for...

Monadnock Music schedules garden party
07-10-2024 12:05 PM

Monadnock Music will hold its annual Progressive Garden Party Saturday, July 13, from noon to 4 p.m., with a rain date of July 14 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.Sites are Rosaly’s Farmstand in Peterborough, Cornucopia Project Educational Farm in...

Monadnock Underground offers a place for writers
07-10-2024 12:02 PM


Chris DiLoreto and ZoëWroten-Heintzmann had a simple goal when they founded Monadnock Underground (M/U)  in 2019 -- to create a platform for local writers, particularly new and emerging writers.Now in its fifth year, M/U has become a hub for area...

‘We Were Friends’ is hitting the road
07-10-2024 11:01 AM

Firelight Theatre Workshop founders Nora Fiffer and Jason Lambert will perform two episodes of their 12-part odyssey, "We Were Friends," in Ralph Waldo Emerson’s hometown of Concord, Mass., Thursday, July 18, at 6 p.m. at the Concord Museum.Written...

Music in the Park in Peterborough begins July 12
07-10-2024 8:30 AM

The opening night for Music in the Park in Depot Park in Peterborough is Friday, July 12, with the return of the Sugar Kings – a Boston-based quartet known for traditional Afro-Cuban tunes, rumba flamenca and salsa.All concerts are free, and are from...

Susan Strickler talks nuclear ‘Vow’ at Monadnock Summer Lyceum
07-09-2024 12:16 PM


Emmy Award-winning director Susan Strickler never intended to become a documentarian, but the experience of seeing Hiroshima survivor Setsuko Thurlow speak changed the course of both their lives. “Setsuko has dedicated her entire life to advocating...

BUSINESS: Sisters bring passion for design to Nidu
07-09-2024 12:03 PM


The Monadnock region recently welcomed a new interior design studio, Nidu, into the Tribals storefront in Depot Square in Peterborough.Through Nidu, proprietors and sisters Nane and Carmen Blohm are sharing their experience in designing living spaces,...

Letter: Fixing Social Security
07-05-2024 4:03 PM

In a June 25 letter to the Monadnock Ledger-Transcript, Cole Mills of Keene wrote that L. Phillips Runyon’s “Personal freedom and the common good” from May 16 is the “opposite of common good.” Mills' comments on Social Security say the program will be...

Susan Strickler to speak at Monadnock Lyceum
07-05-2024 11:01 AM

—COURTESY PHOTOSusan Strickler

Silegy Soccer Camp is a rite of summer
07-05-2024 8:40 AM


When Tod Silegy speaks, children listen.During the second week of this summer’s Silegy Soccer Camp, children ages 5 to 14 sat at rapt attention as “Coach Sil” reviewed the morning’s drills. “What should you do when the pressure is on and you need to...

Karla Hostetler leaving Mariposa Museum
07-04-2024 12:03 PM

Karla Hostetler, executive director of The Mariposa Museum and World Culture Center, is stepping down to pursue other personal and professional opportunities. “It’s never easy to close an important chapter, especially one as full of meaning and...

Peterborough First Friday is July 5
07-04-2024 8:00 AM

Peterborough’s First Friday in downtown Peterborough will be July 5 from 5 to 7 p.m.Activities include a musical performance from McGettigan & Gilbert on the patio of Baker’s Station. Suzanne McGettigan is a singer/songwriter whose CD is “A Place in...

Peterborough Art Walk is July 6
07-03-2024 12:04 PM

Peterborough’s eighth annual downtown Art Walk will be Saturday, July 6, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Rain date is July 7.Art will include jewelry, pottery, watercolor, fabric, wood carving and oil painting. A walking map will show the location of all the...

Artist Robert Hauser to speak at Peterborough Town Library
07-03-2024 12:03 PM

Peterborough Town Library, 2 Concord St., is hosting an artist talk by Robert Hauser, one of the artists currently on display in its Community Art Gallery.This “Outer Space Presentation: Art Meets Science Tour Guide of the Universe,” will take place...

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