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Wilton: Audit to target Town Hall’s energy usage

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

WILTON — The town will be looking at ways to improve energy efficiency at the Town Hall, the Select Board decided Monday night. They will start with an energy audit, which could lead to a warrant request for energy upgrades at this year’s Town Meeting. During the board’s meeting on Monday night, Select Board member Rick Swanson said he supported … 0

Wilton: Selectmen thank Hutchinson for a decade of service

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

WILTON — John Hutchinson of Wilton accepted a plaque, thanking him for 10 years of service to the town as trustee of the Trust Funds, … 0

Wilton: Storm damages bridge

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

WILTON — A storm last week caused damage to the King’s Brook Road stone bridge, closing the road to traffic. During Monday’s Select Board meeting, … 0

Temple-Greenville police logs: Aug. 14, 2014

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Temple-Greenville Friday, July 11 Arrest: Police arrested David M. Bennett, 24, address unknown, and charged him with prohibited sales. He was released on $1,500 personal recognizance bail and issued a court date of Aug. 7 at the 8th Circuit Court, Jaffrey. Saturday, July 12 Arrest: Police arrested Ronald … 0

Jaffrey Police Log: July 10, 2014

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Jaffrey Wednesday, Aug. 6 Shoplifting: At 7:18 p.m., police responded to a call from a Peterborough Street business regarding an alleged shoplifting incident. Upon arriving, police spoke with a Jaffrey resident who was in the store with a bag of goods that he had paid for. There was … 0

WILTON: Changes to Main St. parking

Monday, August 11, 2014

The Select Board has made further adjustments to the parking structure on Main Street, eliminating most of the restricted parking on the street during daylight hours, in an ongoing attempt to alleviate long-standing parking issues. On Aug. 4, … 0

Peterborough: Man sentenced to 7.5 to 15 years

Monday, August 11, 2014

A Peterborough man was sentenced in June to seven-and-a-half up to 15 years in the Hew Hampshire State Prison for possessing child pornography and witness tampering. Another seven-and-a-half to 15 years have been suspended, pending good behavior upon … 0

New Ipswich police logs: Aug. 7, 2014

Monday, August 11, 2014

New Ipswich Friday, July 25 Scam: At 1:22 p.m., police were advised that a resident had received a call reporting Microsoft errors from the resident’s computer. The resident does not have a Microsoft-based computer. The caller was attempting to sell a protection plan for her computer. The caller … 0

Jaffrey-Rindge School District: More students get iPad access next year

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

JAFFREY — The district will be changing up the way it uses some of its current technology, Director of Curriculum and Instruction Ryan Earley informed the School Board on Tuesday night. Currently, the district has been working with the district’s 330 iPads to allow 1:1 integration of the … 0

Jaffrey-Rindge School District: Bus stop changes made address safety

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

JAFFREY — There will be some changes to local bus routes for Jaffrey and Rindge students this year. On Monday, the School Board met with Marc Raposo and Joel Weissman of Community Transportation to discuss changes in the bus routes this year for the Jaffrey-Rindge School District. There … 0

Rindge: Applicant asks to build 16 apartments all at once

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

RINDGE — An applicant looking to build a 16-unit apartment complex is asking the town to waive its phasing ordinance, which would force the units to be built over several years, and allow all the units to be … 0

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Jaffrey Tuesday, July 29 Arrest: At 9 p.m., after locating a vehicle known to belong to Troy Demmons, 18, of Jaffrey, police arrested Demmons on a warrant charging him with reckless operation. He was released on $1,000 personal recognizance with a Sept. 4 court date in the 8th … 0

Rindge: Bond rating worries FPU staff

Monday, August 4, 2014

In the wake of Franklin Pierce University’s bond rating being reduced by leading credit rating agencies, President of the school’s faculty union Douglas Ley says faculty are more than a little concerned. Both Standard and Poor’s and by Moody’s Investor’s Service, Inc. have given the university a negative … 2