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Jaffrey: Planting seeds for the future

Monday, July 27, 2015

The Girls’ Garden Club isn’t afraid to get dirty, although they might ask for gloves in order to pick beetles off their blooming zinnias, Over the course of its meeting Tuesday, members dig, water and weed in the dirt, strip plants of dead leaves and build a new seed bed. The club is the brainchild of Christine Pressman at Foggy … 0

Bobcat’s Tail: Six things to do before summer is over

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Summer slides into place and we settle in, enjoying long days and easy times. By the time we’ve caught our breath and recall the distant … 0

Lyndeborough: Timber cuts a cause for concern

Monday, July 27, 2015

LYNDEBOROUGH — After two recent timber cuts near local wetlands and streams, the Select Board and members of the Conservation Commission sat down to discuss … 0

Rindge: No decision made on condo project

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

The Planning Board once again continued the approval of a condominium association at the former Meeting School property Tuesday, hoping to take another two weeks so that the town attorney has more time to review condominium documents. According to Planning Board chair Phil Simeone, the town’s attorney had … 0

Peterborough: Town takes over two neglected roads

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — The town is taking over two private roads in the Legacy Woods neighborhood two years after the developer in charge of maintaining them neglected the responsibility. The Select Board will likely approve the conditional layout of … 0

Man wanted in connection with heroin bust arrested

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

A Swanzey man wanted on federal heroin charges following an arrest in Peterborough was arrested by state police Tuesday in Keene. Ryan Williams, 28, of Swanzey, was located at a Washington Street residence earlier Tuesday, according to state … 0

Peterborough: Donated land means more library parking

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

PETERBOROUGH —The library can now add more parking spaces, after the Select Board accepted the donation of part of a neighboring property a nonprofit bought on the town’s behalf. The 1833 Society is buying the rear half of the FairPoint building for $28,000. The board accepted the land … 0

Mason police logs: July 23, 2015

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Mason Monday, July 13 Check conditions: At 3:43 p.m., police checked Scripps Lane for multiple vehicles parked at the town quarry entrance. Everyone was found to be complying with the new quarry rules. Animal complaint: At 4:44 p.m., police responded to Briggs Road for a report that two … 0

Police Logs: Antrim - July 23, 2015

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Antrim Thursday, July 16 Motor vehicle accident: At 7:16 p.m., police responded to Buttercup Lane and West Street for a single vehicle accident involving a motorcycle. Kim Slater of Antrim was driving her 2005 Honda VTX600c, when she could not stop on time and laid the bike down … 0

Lyndeborough police logs: July 23, 2015

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Lyndeborough Monday, July 13 Dog at large: At 12:30 p.m., police cited Todd Mason, 22, of Lyndeborough, for violating the town leash ordinance by allowing his dog to run at large. The citation carries a $50 fine. Pistol permit: At 9 a.m., police assisted two citizens with a … 0

Police Logs: Peterborough — July 23, 2015

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Peterborough Monday, July 13 Hit and run: At 5:12 p.m., a resident said another vehicle hit her car in her driveway on Concord Street Friday afternoon. Police are investigating for conduct after accident. Fraud: At 6:09 p.m., a Hancock woman said a gym in Milford charged her credit … 0

Police Logs: Dublin - July 23, 2015

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Dublin Wednesday, July 1 Motor vehicle accident: At 2:10 p.m., police responded to the area of 241 Goldmine Road for a single-vehicle accident. A 2014 Toyota Highlander, driven by William Albertinin, 70, of Mansfield, Massachusetts, was in a culvert after attempting to back into a driveway off Goldmine … 0

Police Logs: Jaffrey - July 23, 2015

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Jaffrey Thursday, July 16 DWI: At 12:25 a.m., police stopped Lauren McLean, 23, of Jaffrey, after observing her driving almost completely in the opposite lane of travel near Big and Small on Main Street. Subsequent to the stop, McLean admitted to consuming alcoholic beverages and was arrested and … 0