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Antrim: ZBA approves cell tower plan

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

ANTRIM — The Zoning Board has approved a special exception and a variance, which will allow construction of a cell tower in a residential zone at 115 Pierce Lake Rd. Despite protests from several residents of the Pierce Lake Road neighborhood, the board approved both the use of a cell tower in the area and a variance for the height … 0

Jaffrey-Rindge / Mascenic / WLC: DI teams back from Globals

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Six area teams got the opportunity to test their ingenuity and skills last week during the Destination Imagination Globals. Students were pitted against the cream … 0

Jaffrey: Celebrating the past

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

The doors of St. Patrick School may be closing at the end of the academic year, but school officials are working hard to ensure its … 0

Antrim: Monday is Memorial Day celebration

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Memorial Day will be celebrated on Monday beginning with formation at 8 a.m. at the American Legion hall. The formation will proceed to be at North Branch Cemetery at 8:15 a.m., and at Maplewood Cemetery at 8:45 a.m. Formation for the parade will take place at the town … 0

Rindge: Atlantic Drive approved as new town road

Monday, May 18, 2015

RINDGE — Contingent upon a $15,000 bond that would cover any damages to the road, the Select Board has approved Atlantic Drive as a new town road. The board, with a recommendation from the Roadway Committee, decided that … 0

Rindge: Scout is honored

Monday, May 18, 2015

Rindge resident Ben Germano, Life Scout, was recognized by Select Board Chair Robert Hamilton on Wednesday for completing the perambulation of Rindge, a state-mandated project that ensures the town’s borders have not been encroached by neighboring towns. Germano … 0

Peterborough: Fire Department gets fourth ambulance

Monday, May 18, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — Fire and Police Departments will be sporting new sets of wheels this year. Voters approved the lease-purchases of an ambulance, fire truck and police cruiser at the Open Session on Wednesday. The ambulance will cost the town $160,000. The three-year lease-purchase will be paid for through … 0

Dublin: Vehicle engulfed in flames following crash

Monday, May 18, 2015

A three-vehicle accident in which one of the vehicles caught fire sent two drivers to the hospital with minor injuries last week. Police responded Wednesday at about 8 p.m. to the intersection of Main Street and Old Peterborough Road, where a 2006 Subaru Forester was completely engulfed in … 0

Jaffrey: Ducks, geese killed in barn fire

Monday, May 18, 2015

Between 100 and 200 ducks, chicken and geese were killed in a barn fire at a Fitzwilliam Road residence Saturday, according to the Jaffrey Fire Department. Firefighters were called to the two-alarm fire at 40 Fitzwilliam Rd. at … 0

Mason: 2 nabbed on warrants

Monday, May 18, 2015

Police arrested two former Meetinghouse Hill Road residents on warrants May 7, including a woman who police say has been avoiding arrest since at least September of last year. Mason police had active warrants for the arrests of … 0

Mason: Police searching for suspect

Monday, May 18, 2015

Police are seeking a Mason man wanted on criminal mischief charges, after a domestic disturbance on Brookline Road, according to Police Chief Kevin Maxwell. The Mason Police Department investigated a domestic disturbance on May 1, when a woman … 0

Jaffrey police log; May 7, 2015

Monday, May 18, 2015

Jaffrey Tuesday, April 28 Summons: At 1:05 p.m., police responded to a report of an unresponsive person in a Peterborough Street business parking lot. Bryan Michael Cullinane, 21, of Rindge was driving and passed out due to a heroin overdose. Narcan was administered by the fire chief who … 0

Francestown police log: May 14, 2015

Monday, May 18, 2015

Francestown Monday, May 4 Road obstruction: At 10:56 a.m., police took a report of a tree blocking the roadway on Route 136 near the Greenfield town line. The tree was removed from the roadway. Friday, May 8 Dog complaint: At 11:05 a.m., police received a report of two … 0