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New Ipswich: $450K for police building?

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

NEW IPSWICH — What to do with the town’s police station has been a question for a number of years. While currently in a central location on Turnpike Road, almost directly across the street from the Town Offices, the police station is located in a building owned by Dublin dentist Fred Giaimo. The station is located in a complex with … 0

New Hampshire's only female Catholic priest shares her struggle

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

On Tuesday, Franklin Pierce University hosted a showing of the documentary “Pink Smoke Over the Vatican,” which chronicles the journey of women priests. Following the … 0

Dublin: Changes to Old Common Road are presented

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

DUBLIN — The Select Board held a public hearing Monday night on a plan to discontinue and move the easternmost part of Old Common Road, … 0

Jaffrey: JGS students win essay awards

Friday, February 13, 2015

Students from the Jaffrey Grade School along with their teachers and principal attended the awards ceremony for the American History Essay Contest at the Jaffrey Civic Center on Feb. 11. The students wrote on “A Child’s Journey Through … 0

Sharon: Zoning in plain English

Monday, February 23, 2015

Sharon Amendment 1 : Adds an article in the zoning ordinance concerning small wind turbines that comply with state regulations. The proposed article establishes a process for an applicant to seek approval to install a wind turbine on their property. The Planning Board would have to grant a … 0

Rindge: Zoning in plain English

Monday, February 23, 2015

RINDGE Amendment 2: Eliminates the need for an owner of bordering lots to combine their lots if they don’t have the proper frontage and area requirements before a building permit may be issued. This amendment will bring the town’s zoning ordinance in line with state statutes. Amendment 3: … 0

Rindge police log: Feb. 19, 2015

Monday, February 23, 2015

Rindge Wednesday, Feb. 4 Motor vehicle accident: At 4 p.m., police responded to the intersection of Route 202 and 119 for a report of a motor vehicle accident involving a 2009 Ford Fusion driven by Debra Lund, 44, of Rindge. The vehicle was parked at the intersection and … 0

Committee to study pipeline

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

The Nashua Regional Planning Commission is putting together a subcommittee dedicated to the study of Kinder Morgan’s proposed natural gas pipeline that would cut through Southern New Hampshire. State Rep. Kermit Williams (D-Wilton), who represents Greenville, said in an interview Wednesday that he will be a member of … 0

Mason: Town may look for new police chief

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

MASON — The town of Mason will likely be looking for a new chief of police this spring, announced Select Board members during a budget hearing Tuesday night, while discussing the Police Department budget. Though board members did … 0

Antrim: Balloon tests set for this weekend

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

ANTRIM — As residents go about their business this weekend, they may note some balloons bobbing about town,at Shea Field and Pierce Lake Road. The balloons mark two separate projects that may be coming down the pipe for the town: A new set of field lights at Shea … 0

Jaffrey: Select Board candidate suggests SB2 as way to up involvement

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

JAFFREY — Residents were caught off guard at Tuesday’s Candidates’ Night when Select Board candidate Cush Moore said he was interested in changing Jaffrey to an SB2 town. Moore — who is in a contested race against incumbent … 0

Jaffrey: Plan for new town offices building stirs debate

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

JAFFREY — Most of the 33 warrant articles raised for discussion during Tuesday’s warrant article discussion, sponsored by the Jaffrey Woman’s Club, came and passed without question or comment from residents. But an article calling for engineering and … 0

Peterborough: Wildlife Encounters at library

Friday, February 13, 2015

Peterborough Town Library will be hosting two Wildlife Encounters shows on Feb. 25. Preregistration is required for 10:30 a.m. or 12:30 p.m.. Seating is limited. Skilled presenters will share rare wild life species while raising awareness concerning issues affecting animals, people and the earth. This “encounter” is free … 0