Peterborough Players’ THE DOCTOR’S DILEMMA

Peterborough Players’ THE DOCTOR’S DILEMMA

PETERBOROUGH -- London's finest physician, at the peak of his career, is on the horns of a dilemma—having discovered a miracle cure for tuberculosis, should he treat a penniless fellow doctor or save a talented yet unscrupulous artist? A keen-eyed examination of...

Stratford Festival’s KING JOHN at Jaffrey’s River Street Theatre

Stratford Festival’s KING JOHN at Jaffrey’s River Street Theatre

JAFFREY -- The River Street Theatre plans to present the acclaimed Stratford Festival production of William Shakespeare’s King john on Sunday, August 20 and Monday, August 21. Showtimes each day are at 1:30 p.m. The production was captured as it was originally staged...

European Esthetics celebrates 25 years

European Esthetics celebrates 25 years

PETERBOROUGH -- European Esthetics Wellness Spa & Tea Room is celebrating its momentous anniversary all month, with specials and discounts. An Open House Celebration will be held Thursday from 5 to 8 p.m., with music and mingling at its Grove Street location. All...

Jaffrey Fireworks Festival Saturday!

Jaffrey Fireworks Festival Saturday!

JAFFREY – The Festival of Fireworks is planned for Saturday, rain or shine, at the Jaffrey Airfield Silver Ranch on Route 124/190 Turnpike Road. The fireworks are a family event, the best fireworks show in New England!!! Live entertainment, sky divers, vendors. This...

Keene approves kid-focused, smaller Pumpkin Festival

Keene approves kid-focused, smaller Pumpkin Festival

By MEGHAN PIERCE KEENE -- City Council said it will allow Let It Shine move forward with a scaled-down child-focused pumpkin festival on Oct. 29 at Thursday night council meeting. Only two city councilors voted against the permit request from Tim Zinn of Let it Shine....

Officer-involved shooting in Keene justified, AG says

Officer-involved shooting in Keene justified, AG says

  By MEGHAN PIERCE KEENE -- State investigators have concluded Keene police officers were justified in shooting a Wilford Street man last month. Wednesday afternoon Attorney General Gordon J. MacDonald and New Hampshire State Police Colonel Christopher J. Wagner...

Three-year-old run over in Jaffrey Sunday

Three-year-old run over in Jaffrey Sunday

JAFRREY -- A three-year-old child run over by a vehicle in a Jaffrey street and was flown to a Mass. hospital Sunday afternoon. The Jaffrey Fire Department was called to Carey Road in Jaffrey on Sunday around 12:44 p.m. when it was reported a three-year-old child had...

At long last Park Theatre construction to start

At long last Park Theatre construction to start

JAFFREY -- The Park Theatre announced Wednesday that construction of the planned 2-auditorium performance center in downtown Jaffrey will start in Sept. The announcement comes on completion of the Jaffrey Planning Board's requirements and the successful public and...

DUNKIRK: Not Your Dad’s War Movie

DUNKIRK: Not Your Dad’s War Movie

By H.M. Brennan World War II began in 1939. By 1940 the Allied forces, including 400,000 British troops, had been driven from Belgium and France onto the unprotected beach of Dunkirk. This is where Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirk begins. I recently watched WWII classic...

UPDATE: Downtown Keene fire displaces 24, started on stove-top

UPDATE: Downtown Keene fire displaces 24, started on stove-top

UPDATE: Keene fire investigators said Thursday the fire was started on an electric stove stop and was accidental. The fire was contained to one apartment, but water and smoke damage displaced the 24 residents of the second and third floor apartments. The Red Cross is...

Francestown Village Store now bank-owned

Francestown Village Store now bank-owned

By MEGHAN PIERCE FRANCESTOWN -- More than 50 residents gathered at the shuttered Francestown Village Store Thursday morning for a foreclosure auction of the building. Many residents hoped the store would be bought by one of them and reopened. But a $100,000 opening...