Peterborough: Vision Forum report offers ideas for the town’s future

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

1. Improving means and access to transportation, with bike paths, maps and quality sidewalks to ensure access to community resources. 2. Creating a transparent, lasting, sustainable public/private organization to leverage current assets, effect policies, coordinate and promote outreach. 3. Promoting balanced growth while conserving the look and feel of Peterborough while encouraging economic vitality. Those are the top vote-getters among … 0

Peterborough: Community Center gets grant for kitchen

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Construction should get underway this summer on a kitchen at the Peterborough Community Center on Elm Street, after town officials announced this week … 0

Peterborough: Solar array project moves forward

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Voters were unanimous in their endorsement of solar energy on Tuesday, giving the Select Board the go-ahead to negotiate a 20-year lease with … 0

Peterborough: Maintenance inspections to follow dam drawdowns

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Drawdowns of the water behind the North Village Dam should only reduce the flow of the Contoocook River for about two weeks, according to Public Works Director Rodney Bartlett, while the drawdown at the Transcript Dam … 0

Hancock: Republican Committee hosts Scott Brown

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

U.S. Primary Senatorial candidate Scott Brown, Hillsborough County Commissioner candidate Carol Holden and Hillsborough County Attorney candidate Dennis Hogan are scheduled speakers at the Hancock Republican Town Committee meeting on July 20 at 4 p.m., in the Daniels Room at the Hancock Library. This is a collaborative effort … 0

Temple: Town turns off boiler to save

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

TEMPLE — Those using the Town Hall during the summer months will have to notify the town ahead of time if they want to use hot water, the Select Board decided Tuesday. In a cost-saving measure, the town … 0

New Ipswich: Ahead of storm, lost hikers found

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — The New Ipswich Fire Department joined N.H. Fish and Game for a search for four lost hikers on Wapack Trail on Tuesday night. Massachusetts residents Laura Ann Stern, 24, Erin Stern, 19, Alexis Gibbons, 18 and Whitney Mansfield, 18, had started their hike from the … 0

PETERBOROUGH: Police spend weekend at hospital

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Police were busy from late Saturday afternoon until Monday evening after officers went to Monadnock Community Hospital to assist with an unruly person. Police Chief Scott Guinard said Wednesday that officers were called to the hospital at about 4 p.m. on Saturday. “An extremely violent person … 0

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

mason Saturday, June 28 Assist: At 10:30 p.m., Mason police assisted Mason first responders and Brookline ambulance at a residence with an infant having difficulty breathing. Monday, June 30 Report taken: At 6:30 p.m., Mason police received report that earlier in the day Google had advised a resident … 0

Temple-Greenville police log: July 10, 2014

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Temple-Greenville Wednesday, June 18 Motor vehicle accident: While driving on Old Wilton Road in Greenville, Steven Crooker, 21, of Temple, was involved in a single-car accident. There was minor damage to his vehicle, which was pulled from a ditch by the side of the road. Crooker was not … 0

New Ipswich: Board mulls the fate of the Old Town Hall

Monday, July 7, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — Despite the objections of one Select Board member, the board voted on Tuesday to allow at least one more year’s use of the Old Town Hall as a location for the White Elephant rummage sale … 0

New Ipswich: Police station building to be put up for sale

Monday, July 7, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — The town may soon have to come to a decision regarding its police department, as the building that the town currently uses to house its police force is expected to soon be put onto the market. The building, located on Turnpike Road across from the … 0

New Ipswich police log: July 8, 2014

Monday, July 7, 2014

New Ipswich Friday, June 27 Assist: At 6:35 p.m., police responded to Sharon Road to assist Souhegan Valley Ambulance Service with a woman who was unresponsive. The woman was transported to Monadnock Community Hospital for treatment. Suspicious activity: At 10:22 p.m., police took a call from a citizen … 0