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Franklin Pierce University students moved in over the weekend, signifying the beginning of another busy school year.

Rindge: Card: FPU meeting goals

Monday, August 31, 2015

Franklin Pierce University is making strides in finances and student enrollment, but President Andrew Card says that more can be done to improve the school for its students. “We are meeting or exceeding many of the goals that we have set, but there are still financial challenges,” said Card. “I think that the university is poised for success. There is … 0

New Ipswich: Healthy river, healthy towns

Monday, August 31, 2015

It’s just after 8 a.m., and raindrops patter on the surface of the Souhegan River — stronger than a misting, but not quite a full-fledged … 0

Rindge: ZBA OKs three variances

Monday, August 31, 2015

Rindge’s Zoning Board of Adjustment approved variances for three projects at its Tuesday meeting. A variance was approved for Henry and Sharon Bock to build … 0

Peterborough: Shumlin stumps for Hillary

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — With Sen. Bernie Sanders ahead of Hillary Clinton in New Hampshire, Gov. Peter Shumlin crossed the Connecticut River to stump for Clinton at a Cheney Avenue home Monday. “She’s a pragmatic progressive. She’s the right candidate for the right time,” said Shumlin, as he addressed a … 0

Police Logs: Francestown - Aug. 27, 2015

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Francestown Monday, Aug. 3 Stray canine: At 6:30 a.m., a citizen found a dog on Pleasant Pond Road and transported it to the police station. Police determined the dog’s owner lived on Old County Road South and returned it. Disabled school bus: At 2:36 p.m., police responded to … 0

Police Logs: Dublin - Aug. 27, 2015

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Dublin Sunday, July 12 Theft: At 4 p.m., police arrested Caleb Banes, 33, of Dublin, and charged him with theft of services, disorderly conduct, and criminal threatening after an incident at the Dublin Recycling Center on July 4. Police said that Banes became argumentative and made threatening statements … 0

Police Logs: Jaffrey - Aug. 27, 2015

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Jaffrey Tuesday, Aug. 18 Suspended registration: At 4:26 p.m., police arrested and charged Matthew Governor, 51, of Troy, with driving with a suspended registration and failure to obey inspection requirements after he was stopped for an expired registration sticker. Police learned after stopping Governor that the vehicle registrations … 0

Police Logs: Rindge - Aug. 27, 2015

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Rindge Tuesday, Aug. 18 Restraining order: At 8:59 p.m. police arrested George A. Picard, Jr., 39, of Rindge, and charged him with violation of a restraining order. Picard was transported to the Cheshire County House of Correction and held without bail. Picard was arraigned the following morning at … 0

Temple-Greenville police log: Aug. 27, 2015

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Temple-Greenville Tuesday, Aug. 4 DWI: At 10:19 p.m., police arrested Jesus Ramos, 29, of Greenville and charged him with DWI and operating after suspension. He was released on $2,000 personal recognizance and issued a court date of Aug. 6 at the 8th Circuit Court, Jaffrey. … 0

New Ipswich police log: Aug. 27, 2015

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

New Ipswich Friday, Aug. 14 Abandoned vehicle: At 12:12 a.m., police observed an unoccupied vehicle parked at Ken’s Appliances on Dark Lane. The car had a blown tire and a damaged rim. Unwanted subject: At 12:17 a.m., police responded to a Turnpike Road for an unwanted guest. Police … 0

Police Log: Peterborough — August 27, 2015

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Peterborough Wednesday, August 19 Unsafe driving: At 7:58 a.m., a school bus driver said a car was all over Grove Street. Police found the car at Napa Auto Parts. The driver told police the car was new, he was having trouble seeing all the buttons on the dashboard, … 0

Police Logs: Antrim - Aug. 27, 2015

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Antrim Monday, Aug. 17 Active warrant: A 6:50 p.m., police on patrol saw a vehicle belonging to Christopher Lachance, 27, of Antrim, who has an active warrant out of the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s office. Police stopped Lachance and placed him under arrest based on his active warrant. The … 0

Mascenic: A taste of college before senior year

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

NEW IPSWICH — For a few weeks each summer, teenagers get a taste of college life — and college resources — through the University of New Hampshire’s Science and Mathematics Achievement through Research Training program, which provides projects … 0