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Jaffrey: Deja vu: Town looks at police station space

Monday, June 29, 2015

JAFFREY — A committee tasked with the job of finding a new home for town offices will be revisiting the police station as an option. The remaining funds from a 2013 Town Meeting appropriation will be used to bring in an architect to determine the cost of a renovation of the police station. Select Board member Cush Moore had asked … 0

Temple: Suspect indicted on 3 burglary charges

Monday, June 29, 2015

A Temple man has been indicted on three charges related to an April burglary. Jesse Harbeck, 27, was indicted on charges of two counts of … 0

Dublin: ZBA chair seeks to overturn solar approval

Monday, June 29, 2015

DUBLIN — The Zoning Board chair cited a N.H. Supreme Court ruling in an attempt to force the Planning Board to reconsider its recent approval … 0

Jaffrey man arrested after road rage incident

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

A Jaffrey man has been charged with second-degree assault, reckless conduct and disorderly conduct, after a road rage incident in which police say he attacked another man with a construction power tool. David Bell, 60, was arrested Monday … 0

Wilton: Dog waste containers sited

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

The town will be putting in receptacles at town parks, in hopes of cutting down on dog waste. Signs will be posted, and pick-up bags will be available at the containers. The town is looking at the cost of the containers now, said Select Board Chair Rick Swanson, … 0

Rindge: Olson sentencing delayed yet again

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

As lawyers on both sides work on a restitution schedule for a Rindge man who defrauded investors of millions of dollars, his sentencing has once again been delayed. Aaron E. Olson, 40, of Rindge, was scheduled to be sentenced this Friday, after pleading guilty to four counts of … 0

Rindge / Wilton: DWI cases put in jeopardy

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Dozens of DWI cases across the state, including one in Wilton and six in Rindge, have been called into question because of a technical glitch in the recertification process for police officers who administer Breathalyzer tests, according to the Attorney General’s Office. The anomaly, effective since January 2013, … 0

Peterborough: Storybook walk through Saturday

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

All are invited to take a self-guided storybook walk along an easy section of the Cranberry Meadow Pond Trail in Peterborough. The featured book is “Butterfly Eyes and Other Secrets of the Meadow,” written by Joyce Sinclair and … 0

Police Logs: Rindge - June 25, 2015

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Rindge Tuesday, June 16 Motor vehicle accident/arrest: At 5:40 p.m., police responded to the North of the Border parking lot on Route 202 where a 2006 Chevy Cobalt, driven by Lorenzo Sordoni, 33, of Winchendon, Massachusetts ,and a 2004 Ford F-350, driven by Vincent Olsen, 28, of Rindge, … 0

Lyndeborough police log: June 25, 2015

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Lyndeborough Monday, June 1 Criminal mischief: At 9:30 p.m., police responded to a report of vandalism on Cooper Lane. Tuesday, June 2 Accident: At 4:15 p.m., police responded to Forest Road at the Route 31 intersection for a single-vehicle accident involving Michael J. Smith. Smith’s car hit a … 0

PETERBOROUGH: DPW chief: Parking plan flexible

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

PETERBOROUGH ­— The director of public works assured the Conservation Commission the parking lot off Grove Street will be built to match downtown’s present parking demand, with room to adjust if demand increases. “It is really not clear … 0

Peterborough: Costs delay Union Street bridge plans

Monday, June 22, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — The town has postponed the rebuilding of the Union Street bridge to next spring, because the project is $51,000 more than expected. Director of Public Works Rodney Bartlett recommended the Select Board appropriate the additional money in the FY2017 operating budget. The 1940 bridge, over the … 0

Peterborough: Fund encourages commercial use of biomass

Monday, June 22, 2015

The value of switching to renewable energy has been a growing talking point. But the cost of making the switch isn’t insignificant, and is an easy excuse to drag your feet. But a Peterborough company, backed by federal … 0