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Peterborough: Flood stories sought for documentary

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

A documentary film project on flooding in the Monadnock region is underway and the film’s producers are looking for personal testimony. An event this weekend in Peterborough offers those with stories or photographs a chance to share their experiences about local flooding. “We are hoping to get 15 to 25 people who have memories about local flooding,” said John Harris, … 0

WLC: A wonderful world of music

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

WILTON — Students from Lyndeborough Central School performed in a concert for parents on Tuesday night, to a theme of “What a Wonderful World.” Students … 0

WLC: School seeks additional lab space for students

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

The district’s cooperative middle and high school has two science labs — but three science teachers. The school administration is hoping to add a third … 0

Wilton: Head-on crash hospitalizes four

Monday, April 13, 2015

A head-on crash Friday sent four people to the hospital and closed Route 101 for more than an hour. At about 12:24 p.m., Denise Duclos of Gonic was traveling west on Route 101 when she crossed into the eastbound lane while attempting to turn into the House by … 0

Jaffrey: Crack, heroin, Suboxone seized in arrest

Monday, April 13, 2015

The Police Department arrested a Jaffrey man on drug charges Saturday after receiving a report of an unconscious man behind the wheel of a car parked on Blake Street. When police responded to Blake Street around 4:15 p.m. Saturday, they found Mitchell Pierce, 20, outside of the vehicle … 0

Hancock: Chimney fire spreads to house, none hurt

Monday, April 13, 2015

HANCOCK — When Jill Johnston heard her smoke alarm going off, she was mystified. With no sign of the blaze, she searched the home she and her husband Dan built three years ago, even checking the dishwasher for … 0

ConVal: ML

Monday, April 13, 2015

Photography and the U.S. Air Force don’t often appear in the same sentence, but Airman Sean Campbell has managed to combine the two with ease. Campbell, the son of Catherine Conrey of Hancock and Steve Campbell of Antrim, … 0

Greenfield: Book scholarship available

Thursday, April 9, 2015

The Greenfield Woman’s Club awards a book scholarship annually to a high school graduating senior. The student must be a resident of Greenfield who has been accepted into a university, college, or technical school for continuing education. Part of the mission of the Club is to assist in … 0

Dublin: Online auction for preschool open Friday

Thursday, April 9, 2015

Dublin Community Preschool and Childcare Center invites the public to take part in the school’s online auction. To raise funds for operations and children’s programs, DCP presents hundreds of valuable items and services donated locally and from across New England. Bidders will find great deals on adventures, attractions, … 0

Jaffrey police log; April 9, 2015

Monday, April 13, 2015

Jaffrey Wednesday, April 1 Arrest: At 3:23 p.m., Rebecca Pierson, 22, of Winchendon, Massachusetts, turned herself in on a Jaffrey warrant charging her with disorderly conduct. She was released on personal recognizance with a court date of May 7 in the 8th Circuit Court, Jaffrey. Accident: At 3:54 … 0

Francestown police log: April 14, 2015

Monday, April 13, 2015

FRANCESTOWN Sunday, March 29 Gun complaint: At 2:24 p.m., an officer responded to the area of Wilson Hill Road and 1052 2nd N.H. Turnpike after reports of shots being fired. Upon arrival, the officer located the subjects near 1052 Turnpike North. The officer found they were using their … 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