Kuster holds talks on pay equity

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

RINDGE — Last week, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (D-N.H. 2nd District) rolled out an economic agenda for women and families, detailing acts sponsored or supported by Kuster that would address issues of paycheck fairness, minimum wage, family leave time, job training and workforce development, and female health care. Since then, Kuster has been meeting with local colleges and business leaders to … 0

Peterborough: More housing lots on the table

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Two complicated and lengthy proposed zoning ordinances that will appear on the May 13 ballot captured the attention of about 20 residents at … 0

New Ipswich: Bridgework on the horizon

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — Bridgework scheduled to start next year on the state-owned Highbridge Bridge will have implications for traffic in town, as the work is … 0

New Ipswich: Town will spend $165K on new dump truck

Monday, April 7, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — The Select Board agreed to expend $165,000 for the purchase of a new six-wheel dump truck during its Tuesday meeting. According to a video recording of the meeting posted on the town’s website, the board met with Road Agent Peter Goewey to discuss the purchase … 1

Peterborough: Numerous arrests made, warrant issued

Monday, April 7, 2014

Police have arrested a Peterborough man and confiscated weapons following a domestic violence call, as well as two men on drug and alcohol charges. They’ve also issued an arrest warrant charging a former Summer Street man with failure to register as a sex offender. At 9:10 p.m. on … 0

Peterborough Police Log: April 8, 2014

Monday, April 7, 2014

Peterborough Friday, March 28 Arrest: At 9:46 a.m., Paula Peieur, 51, of Peterborough turned herself in on a warrant for charging her with theft by unauthorized taking. She was released on $1,500 personal recognizance with a court date on May 5 in 8th Circuit Court, Jaffrey. Hit and … 0

Temple-Greenville police log: April 8, 2014

Monday, April 7, 2014

Temple-Greenville Thursday, March 13 Arrest: Police arrested Joseph N. Thibodeau, 32, of Greenville on an Electronic Bench Warrant issued by the Jaffrey District Court charging him with issuing bad checks. He was released on $2,500 personal recognizance bail and issued a court date of April 3. Saturday, March … 0

New Ipswich police logs: April 8, 2014

Monday, April 7, 2014

New Ipswich Wednesday, March 12 Suspicious activity: At 1 a.m., while on routine patrol, police found an upstairs door open and people moving inside a building on Poor Farm Road. Upon speaking with the occupants, it was discovered it was employees of the building, working late. Be on … 0

Hancock Police Log: April 8, 2014

Monday, April 7, 2014

Hancock Thursday, March 27 Fire call: At 2:02 p.m., police responded with the Fire Department to an Antrim Road residence, where they assisted as needed with a chimney fire. Saturday, March 29 Arrest: At 11:15 p.m., following a traffic stop on Main Street for an alleged traffic violation, … 0

RINDGE: Police Department honored

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

RINDGE — Rindge Police Chief Frank Morrill announced last week that he received notification that his department was the recipient of the New England Association of Chiefs of Police Award for Community Policing in 2013. In February, Morrill … 0

Region: Senate strikes a compromise

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

On March 27, the New Hampshire State Senate voted, 23 to 1, to move forward Senate Bill 307, which calls for creation of a committee to examine the impact of the Citizens United ruling. This vote came after senators defeated proposed language calling for a constitutional amendment to … 0

Peterborough: Voters to discuss $12.4 M budget

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Voters will have their next opportunity to offer feedback on the town budget and seven other proposed warrant articles at the town’s Deliberative Session on Tuesday, the first step in the town’s three-part Town Meeting process. At the Deliberative Session, voters can discuss and amend the … 0

Greenville: Panda Wok remains closed

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

GREENVILLE — The Panda Wok in Greenville remains closed for repairs, two weeks after smoke from a small basement fire damaged the structure. According to Fire Chief Charles Buttrick, fire crews were called out in the early morning … 0