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Jaffrey: State demands action on Labin Ainsworth Dam

Monday, March 2, 2015

JAFFREY — Concerned residents and the Conservation Commission gathered Wednesday evening for a presentation by state and federal representatives, calling for removal of the 52-year-old Labin Ainsworth Dam located near the intersection of Gilmore Pond Road and Sandy Lane. After a recent inspection of the dam, which is currently under a conservation easement held by the USDA, the N.H. Department … 0

Greenfield: Indictment: TV stolen at gunpoint

Monday, March 2, 2015

A Greenfield man has been indicted by a Hillsborough Court Grand Jury on three felony-level charges in connection with an alleged robbery that occurred in … 0

Dublin: Three big issues

Monday, March 2, 2015

DUBLIN Proposed operating budget: $1,862,674.86 ∎ Article 11 asks voters to raise $4,820 to purchase a new traffic speed display sign, replacing the sign that the … 0

Rindge: Three big issues

Monday, March 2, 2015

RINDGE Proposed operating budget: $3,706,400 Default budget: $3,791,227 ∎ Article 8 would amend a town zoning ordinance to allow for internally lit signs to be placed externally on buildings. Planning Board member Phil Simeone did not vote in favor of the amendment, saying that allowing this to happen could … 0

Jaffrey: Three big issues

Monday, March 2, 2015

JAFFREY Proposed operating budget: $6,342,820 ∎ Article 6 would raise $172,360 for the final design of a new town office building, which may or may not also include a new police station. The money is solely for the purposes of site design and engineering, geotechnical, easement acquisition, construction bidding, … 0

Sharon: ML

Monday, March 2, 2015

Sharon Proposed operating budget: $343,906 ∎ The Highway Department line item in the proposed operating budget is $80,000. In addition to this line item, the town created separate warrant articles for road repair. Article 8 calls for appropriating $15,000 for repaving Sliptown Road. Article 9 calls for appropriating $30,000 … 0

Temple: ML

Monday, March 2, 2015

Temple Proposed operating budget: $1,338,787 ∎ Article 4 calls for buying a loader for the Highway Department for $164,000. This price will likely be lower on the ballot, as Gail Cromwell, chair of the Select Board, said Thursday Road Agent Tim Fiske found a less expensive loader. Temple’s current … 0

Rindge: Prayer Garden open March 8-10

Friday, February 27, 2015

A Prayer and Meditation Garden will be open to the general public March 8-10 at the First Congregational Church in Rindge. The Prayer Garden offers participants a unique opportunity to explore their relationship with the Divine by reflecting on beauty, gratitude, transformation, prayer, peace, love and the breath … 0

Keene: Manual about blood pressure now available

Friday, February 27, 2015

In recognition of American Heart Month, Cheshire Medical Center/Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene and the New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services are pleased to announce the release of “Ten Steps for Improving Blood Pressure Control in New Hampshire: A Practical Guide for Clinicians and Community Partners.” This guide details … 0

Peterborough: Hearings on parking, budget

Monday, March 2, 2015

Peterborough is holding public hearings today for the town’s 2015-16 proposed operating budget, and for the project to build a parking lot off Grove Street near the GAR Hall. The town will hold two hearings for the building project, which is meant to provide more downtown parking. Those … 0

Antrim Police Log; March 3, 2015

Monday, March 2, 2015

ANTRIM Friday, Feb. 20: Arrest: At 3:27 p.m., David Diehl, 25, of Antrim turned himself in on an Electronic Bench Warrant out of Hillsborough District Court. Diehl was booked and bailed on $1,000 cash, but did not have the funds and was transported to the Hillsborough County House … 0

Court log: Feb. 26, 2015

Monday, March 2, 2015

Hancock David Hill, 56, Franklin, Massachusetts, speeding, $74.40 fine. Jaffrey Jay Parker, 50, Jaffrey, DWI, $620 fine, referred to an impaired driver care management program, drivers license revoked for 12 months; transportation of liquor, complaint placed on file without finding. Jennifer McGinnis, 29, Jaffrey, criminal mischief (vandalism), charges … 0

Hancock police log: March 3, 2015

Monday, March 2, 2015

HANCOCK Wednesday, Feb. 4: Lost/recovered property: At 2:00 p.m., a Fairfield Road resident turned in a PRIMOS game cam that was located on their property to Hancock Police Thursday, Feb. 5: Suspicious vehicle: At 9 :15 a.m., police received reports from a Forest Road resident of a man … 0