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Greenfield: Woman making a donation loses ring

Monday, May 25, 2015

GREENFIELD — A local woman donated more than she expected to the American Legion last week. Wayne and Dee Thomas of Peterborough were manning a donation can at the Harvester Market to raise money for the American Legion Peterborough Post No. 5 Poppy Program, which both helps employ veterans in need and commemorates those lost in battle. After one woman … 0

New Ipswich: Off to market, once again

Monday, May 25, 2015

With Beth Dunn-Somero at the helm, the New Ipswich Farmers Market will be back in action this summer. Dunn-Somero’s passion for local food has been … 0

Francestown: Part-time chief the preferred option

Monday, May 25, 2015

Keep the Police Department in town and small, about a hundred residents told Francestown officials. Selectmen held a forum on town policing issues, including whether … 0

Bennington: Memorial Day events Monday morning

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Memorial Day will be celebrated on Monday beginning with formation at 10:30 a.m. at Memorial Field and proceeding to the cemeteries for ceremonies at 10:45 a.m. Parade formation will take place at the VFW hall at 11:15 a.m. with the parade stepping off at 11:30 a.m. A luncheon … 0

Francestown: Memorial Day events set for Friday

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Memorial Day ceremonies are planned for Friday, at 1:15 p.m. beginning at Cemetery No. 3. A program to honor those who have died in our nation’s service will include students and staff of Francestown Elementary School, veterans, widows and widowers, and family members, bagpipers, and Taps played. Following … 0

Bennington police log: May 21, 2015

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

BENNINGTON Saturday, May 2 Driving with suspended license: At 6:42 p.m., William Wallace, 62, of Gardner, Massachusetts, was stopped on Route 202 for speeding. Police then found his license was under suspension and he was arrested for operating without a valid license. Wallace was released on $1,000 personal … 0

Antrim police log: May 21, 2015

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

ANTRIM Monday, May 11 Arrest: At 6:45 p.m., Michael J. Murray III, 19, of Antrim was arrested on an electronic bench warrant out of the 6th Circuit Court, Hillsborough. He was released on $2,000 personal recognizance and faces a June 25 court date at the same court. Friday, … 0

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Jaffrey Tuesday, May 5 Possession of controlled substance: At 7:58 p.m., Katie Cilley, 36, of Jaffrey turned herself in on a warrant for possession of controlled/narcotic drugs. She was released on $1,500 personal recognizance with a June 4 court date. Wednesday, May 6 Accident: At 10:37 p.m., police … 0

Francestown police log: May 21, 2015

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

FRANCESTOWN Tuesday, May 12 Assist: At 8:24 p.m., police responded to Zephyr Lake Road in Greenfield to assist Greenfield police with a check on a resident. Sunday, May 17 Motor vehicle accident: At 1:42 p.m., police responded near the intersection of Fisher Hill Road and Route 47 for … 0

Peterborough police log: May 21, 2015

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Peterborough Thursday, May 7 Sidewalk impressions: At 4:31 p.m., a project administrator for construction on Union Street said children were marking poured concrete with their hands, feet and bicycles. The project administrator requested police monitor the area until the concrete hardens. At 8:30 p.m., Officer Martin Kolb found … 0

Wilton police log: May 21, 2015

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

WILTON Saturday, May 9 Theft of stones: At 9:05 a.m., police received reports of a theft from a Davisville Road resident, who said that someone stole stones from the walls of his property. Arrest: At 12:53 p.m., police arrested Echo D. Estabrook, 41 of Wilton who turned herself … 0

New Ipswich police log: May 21, 2015

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

NEW IPSWICH Friday, May 8 Medical call: At 4:15 p.m., police responded to a Vaillancourt Road residence for a man experiencing chest pain, numb fingers, and unable to breath or speak fully. Police assisted and the man was transported to Monadnock Community Hospital for treatment. Suspicious activity: At … 0

Police Logs: Dublin - May 21, 2015

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Dublin Tuesday, May 12 Driving after suspension: At 10:25 a.m., police stopped Michael Ducharme, 24, of Wilton on Main Street near Old Common Road. Initially pulled over for speeding, Ducharme was arrested and charged with driving after suspension. He was given a July 7 court date at the … 0