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Greenfield: Library grant funds new technology for teens

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

When Julie Steenson took up directorship of the Stephenson Memorial Library, she went in with a goal of improving the library’s technology offerings. She also wanted to see the programming for teens grow. A grant from the Young Adult Library Services Association will help accomplish both of those goals. The library has recently hired as an assistant Michele Ricca, someone … 0

Dublin: Town working to replace library boiler

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

DUBLIN — The boiler at the Dublin Public Library is in need of repair before this upcoming winter, after a leak was discovered in April. … 0

Dublin: Dublin School working to finance solar array

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Despite uncertainties surrounding state and nationwide solar subsidies, Dublin School is looking to the future in regards to their proposed 375-kilowatt solar array project. Dublin … 0

Mason police logs: July 23, 2015

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Mason Monday, July 13 Check conditions: At 3:43 p.m., police checked Scripps Lane for multiple vehicles parked at the town quarry entrance. Everyone was found to be complying with the new quarry rules. Animal complaint: At 4:44 p.m., police responded to Briggs Road for a report that two … 0

Police Logs: Antrim - July 23, 2015

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Antrim Thursday, July 16 Motor vehicle accident: At 7:16 p.m., police responded to Buttercup Lane and West Street for a single vehicle accident involving a motorcycle. Kim Slater of Antrim was driving her 2005 Honda VTX600c, when she could not stop on time and laid the bike down … 0

Lyndeborough police logs: July 23, 2015

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Lyndeborough Monday, July 13 Dog at large: At 12:30 p.m., police cited Todd Mason, 22, of Lyndeborough, for violating the town leash ordinance by allowing his dog to run at large. The citation carries a $50 fine. Pistol permit: At 9 a.m., police assisted two citizens with a … 0

Police Logs: Peterborough — July 23, 2015

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Peterborough Monday, July 13 Hit and run: At 5:12 p.m., a resident said another vehicle hit her car in her driveway on Concord Street Friday afternoon. Police are investigating for conduct after accident. Fraud: At 6:09 p.m., a Hancock woman said a gym in Milford charged her credit … 0

Police Logs: Dublin - July 23, 2015

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Dublin Wednesday, July 1 Motor vehicle accident: At 2:10 p.m., police responded to the area of 241 Goldmine Road for a single-vehicle accident. A 2014 Toyota Highlander, driven by William Albertinin, 70, of Mansfield, Massachusetts, was in a culvert after attempting to back into a driveway off Goldmine … 0

Police Logs: Jaffrey - July 23, 2015

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Jaffrey Thursday, July 16 DWI: At 12:25 a.m., police stopped Lauren McLean, 23, of Jaffrey, after observing her driving almost completely in the opposite lane of travel near Big and Small on Main Street. Subsequent to the stop, McLean admitted to consuming alcoholic beverages and was arrested and … 0

Police Logs: Rindge - July 23, 2015

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Rindge Tuesday, July 14 Operating without a valid license: At 3 p.m., police stopped a 17-year-old driver from Rindge on Route 119 near Main Street after it was thought that his vehicle matched the description of a vehicle that was involved in a hit and run. While the … 0

Police Logs: Francestown - July 23, 2015

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Francestown Wednesday, July 15 Medical assist: At 8:58 a.m., police responded to a Campbell Hill Road residence for a medical assist. The scene was secure upon police arrival. Friday, July 17 Agency assist: At 9:18 p.m., police received a call to assist another agency in locating a vehicle … 0

New Ipswich / Greenville / Wilton: E. coli counts back to normal levels

Monday, July 20, 2015

E. coli counts in the Souhegan River have dropped to well below acceptable levels, after heavy rains earlier this month caused large spikes in Wilton, Greenville and New Ipswich. The Souhegan River, along with the Merrimack River, is … 0

Sharon: Alleged rapist back in jail

Monday, July 20, 2015

An alleged rapist ordered to stay in his hometown of Sharon while he awaits trial is now in jail, after he was unable to post bail July 13. Steven Lent, 27, could not post the $250,000 bail a Suffolk County Superior Court clerk magistrate imposed at his arraignment. … 0