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Jaffrey: Board looks at dog waste

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

JAFFREY — Surveillance cameras, increased enforcement and additional signs are all on the table to deal with dog excrement left behind on the town common. Banning all dogs from town property was also discussed by the Select Board on Monday, but they opted instead for more education and enforcement. One selectman even suggested the town consider mounting video surveillance for … 0

Temple: New committee to follow pipeline

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

TEMPLE — The Select Board, which has voted to officially oppose the pipeline, is seeking community activists for a committee to follow the progress of … 0

New Ipswich: Fireworks permit now requires 14-day notice

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

NEW IPSWICH — Going forward, residents will be required to apply for fireworks permits two weeks in advance, to allow emergency personnel to vet the … 0

Peterborough: Voters OK $72K budget bump for library

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — Voters moved the town’s proposed $13,552,542 budget to the May 12 ballot at the Deliberative Session, where attendance was up over the last the two years. There were 91 voters present this year, 66 last year, … 0

PETERBOROUGH: Thomas won’t seek re-election

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Elizabeth Marshall Thomas, known just as Liz, is a free-speaking and eclectic member of the Peterborough Select Board. Thomas, who will not seek a seventh term, will no doubt be missed on the board. Yet, she hopes her … 0

ZBA will continue discussion on cabana exception

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Editor’s note: A previous version misreported the ZBA lacked a quorum. They had a quorum, but lacked a full board. PETERBOROUGH — Unable to come up with a full board for the second straight time, the Zoning Board of Adjustment continued discussion of an application to build a … 0

New Ipswich: Pipeline revenue is questioned

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

NEW IPSWICH — Research by Town Assessor David Marazoff shows the tax revenue expected from a proposed natural gas pipeline is significantly lower than those suggested by the line’s developer, Kinder Morgan. At the behest of Town Administrator Joanne Meshna, Mazaroff did research into the possible value of … 1

Bennington: Six months on prior charge for robbery suspect

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

A Bennington man charged with robbing a Citizens Bank in Milford will serve a six-month sentence for a previously suspended charge. Tuesday, Jason Haney, 32, of Bennington waived his probable cause hearing. Charges of robbery and falsifying physical … 0

Peterborough police log: April 7, 2015

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Peterborough Tuesday, March 24 Check welfare: At 5:33 p.m., a Riverview tenant was worried about a family member she said was drunk. Capt. Ernest Belletete explained protective custody. He said police would bring the family member to Valley Street Jail in Manchester until he was sober and was … 0

Jaffrey police log; April 7, 2015

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Jaffrey Tuesday, March 24 Arrest: At 4:35 p.m., Heidi M. White, 46, of Jaffrey turned herself in on warrants issued by the Jaffrey Police Department charging her with criminal trespass, littering — unlawful activities, false report to law enforcement, and harassment (phone). She was released on $2,000 personal … 0

Hancock police log: April 9, 2015

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

HANCOCK Wednesday, March 11 Citizen assist: At 4:28 p.m., an officer assisted a resident who had questions regarding their child. Alarm: At 4:30 p.m., an officer responded to a Main Street building for a alarm, but found the building to be secure. Thursday, March 12 Accident: At 12:38 … 0

Antrim police log: April 9, 2015

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

ANTRIM Wednesday, April 1 Burglary: At 9:22 p.m., an officer received reports from dispatch of a burglar alarm at a Concord Street business. Upon arrival, a rear window was discovered to be open and a entry had been made. An officer and a K-9 unit searched the building, … 0

Temple-Greenville police log: April 9, 2015

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Temple-Greenville Thursday, March 26 Arrest: Heather Couturier, 28, of Temple was arrested and charged with domestic violence. She was released on $2,500 personal recognizance and issued a court date of May 7 at the 8th Circuit Court, Jaffrey. Saturday, March 28 Arrest: Gustavo Eboli-Alonso, 23, of Fitchburg, Massachusetts, … 0