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Lyndeborough: Select Board adopts snow removal ordinance to help keep roads clear and safe

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

LYNDEBOROUGH — The Select Board is putting the weight of a town ordinance behind an effort to keep town roadways clear and safe for winter snowplowing. During its Aug. 20 meeting, the board voted to establish an ordinance that could result in fines of up to $1,000 for residents who don’t comply, according to the ordinance’s wording. The town has … 0

Peterborough: ‘Exercise your civic right’

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — On Tuesday, RiverMead Lifecare Community residents got the exclusive chance to ask questions of the four candidates facing off for the open District … 0

Hancock Police Log: Aug. 28, 2014

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Hancock Thursday, Aug. 7 Assist: At 3:26 p.m., an officer assisted with a medical call on King’s Highway, where a man who had been stung … 0

Jaffrey-Rindge School District: Bus stop changes made address safety

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

JAFFREY — There will be some changes to local bus routes for Jaffrey and Rindge students this year. On Monday, the School Board met with Marc Raposo and Joel Weissman of Community Transportation to discuss changes in the bus routes this year for the Jaffrey-Rindge School District. There … 0

Rindge: Applicant asks to build 16 apartments all at once

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

RINDGE — An applicant looking to build a 16-unit apartment complex is asking the town to waive its phasing ordinance, which would force the units to be built over several years, and allow all the units to be … 0

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Jaffrey Tuesday, July 29 Arrest: At 9 p.m., after locating a vehicle known to belong to Troy Demmons, 18, of Jaffrey, police arrested Demmons on a warrant charging him with reckless operation. He was released on $1,000 personal recognizance with a Sept. 4 court date in the 8th … 0

Rindge: Bond rating worries FPU staff

Monday, August 4, 2014

In the wake of Franklin Pierce University’s bond rating being reduced by leading credit rating agencies, President of the school’s faculty union Douglas Ley says faculty are more than a little concerned. Both Standard and Poor’s and by Moody’s Investor’s Service, Inc. have given the university a negative … 2

Jaffrey: Coping with illness as patient, caretaker

Monday, August 4, 2014

“But you don’t look sick” is one of the phrases that Kristin Camp of Jaffrey hears often. It’s one of the frustrations of living with what Kristin refers to as an “invisible illness.” But Kristin said she needs … 0

Suspected power surge knocks out phones, Internet

Monday, August 4, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — The town of Peterborough is back online, after a power surge zapped all of the public buildings’ phone and Internet connections for most of last week. This included the Town House, the Police and Fire departments’ facilities, the Recycling Center, the Wastewater Treatment Plant, the Recreation … 0

Dog Tales: Thor — he was the best dog, ever

Friday, August 1, 2014

I’d like to tell you that I will be graceful, that I won’t cry, that I can handle doggie old age, but that would be a lie. I can’t. Of course the reality is, if you are living … 0

New Ipswich police logs: July 31, 2014

Monday, August 4, 2014

New Ipswich Friday, July 18 Found dog: At 11:20 a.m., a resident reported finding a small brown and white male dog on Timbertop Road, wearing a blue collar with no tags. Police took custody of the dog at 7:32 p.m. At 9:21 p.m., the dog’s owner contacted police … 0

Peterborough Police Log: July 31, 2014

Monday, August 4, 2014

Peterborough Monday, July 21 Arrest: At 12:15 a.m., after a traffic stop on Route 202 for alleged speeding, police arrested Russell Gielar, 23, of Keene. He was charged with driving while intoxicated, disobeying an officer (for giving a false name), driving after suspension and speeding. Gielar was released … 0

Keene: Free acupuncture day set for Aug. 12

Friday, August 1, 2014

On Aug. 12, Cup of Life Healing Center will host a free acupuncture day. New patients can visit the clinic and try acupuncture. Free mini-acupuncture treatments of 20 minutes each will be given from 3 p.m. to 7 pm. Patients will be treated in recliners, in a relaxed, … 0