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Jaffrey: Planting seeds for the future

Monday, July 27, 2015

The Girls’ Garden Club isn’t afraid to get dirty, although they might ask for gloves in order to pick beetles off their blooming zinnias, Over the course of its meeting Tuesday, members dig, water and weed in the dirt, strip plants of dead leaves and build a new seed bed. The club is the brainchild of Christine Pressman at Foggy … 0

Bobcat’s Tail: Six things to do before summer is over

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Summer slides into place and we settle in, enjoying long days and easy times. By the time we’ve caught our breath and recall the distant … 0

Lyndeborough: Timber cuts a cause for concern

Monday, July 27, 2015

LYNDEBOROUGH — After two recent timber cuts near local wetlands and streams, the Select Board and members of the Conservation Commission sat down to discuss … 0

Police Logs: Peterborough — July 16, 2015

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Peterborough Thursday, July 2 Hacker: At 1:40 p.m., a resident reported she received a call from a man, speaking poor English, who said something about her computer. She said that after she hung up, her computer was hacked, and she began receiving emails about real estate offers. Police … 0

Police Logs: Antrim - July 16, 2015

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Antrim Monday, July 6 Warrant arrest: At 4:10 p.m., police arrested Justin Hafford, 34, of Bennington, for a domestic violence violation per an earlier all-points bulletin from the Bennington Police Department. Hafford was transported to the Bennington Police Department and left in the care of Police Chief Bret … 0

Police Logs: Jaffrey - July 16, 2015

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Jaffrey Tuesday, July 7 Driving after suspension: At 3:05 p.m., police pulled over Damian Parker, 27, of Revere, Massachusetts, for speeding. Subsequent to the stop, police arrested Parker and charged him with driving after suspension after it was found that his license was suspended in Massachusetts. Parker was … 0

Police Logs: Francestown - July 16, 2015

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Francestown Monday, July 6 Domestic violence: At 5 p.m., police responded to a Chandler Road residence for a domestic violence investigation. Both involved parties were counseled relative to the complaint and the scene was cleared. Motor vehicle accident: At 6:05 p.m., police responded to the area of 130 … 0

Lyndeborough police log: July 16, 2015

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Lyndeborough Tuesday, June 30 Pistol permit: At 10:30 a.m., police assisted a resident with a pistol permit application. Fire alarm: At 10:38 a.m., police responded to Lyndeborough Central School to assist the fire department with a report of a fire alarm. Police found it to be a false … 0

Peterborough: Makerspace celebrates new — temporary — headquarters

Monday, July 13, 2015

PETERBOROUGH ­— A dozen hobbyists celebrated the opening of Monadnock Art X Tech, the region’s new makerspace, by painting the cinder block walls and raising their glasses and slices of pizza to the organization’s success at an open … 0

Lyndeborough: Worn-out truck may be replaced

Monday, July 13, 2015

LYNDEBOROUGH — Overwork and mechanical problems has the town looking to replace its Highway Department’s six-year-old Ford F550 truck. The truck was originally bought to serve in part as a plow for parking lots or small streets. But since the town retired its more heavy-duty 1989 Mac truck … 0

Lyndeborough: Police, fire buildings mulled

Monday, July 13, 2015

Long-standing space issues for the Police and Fire Departments have the town considering an upgrade. The committee studying the feasibility of building a new safety complex or other options for housing police and fire has just begun to identify the largest problems and weighing the wants and needs … 0

Police Logs: Rindge - July 14, 2015

Monday, July 13, 2015

Rindge Tuesday, June 30 Driving after suspension: At 9:52 p.m., police pulled over Katie Young, 26, of Fitzwilliam, near Sandwich Master on Route 202 after someone called in a manner of operation complaint, alleging that Young had been driving with a suspended license. Subsequent to the stop, police … 0

Bennington police log: July 14, 2015

Monday, July 13, 2015

Bennington Sunday, June 21 DWI: At 6:45 p.m., police received a complaint about an erratic driver on Route 47. Police located the vehicle and stopped the vehicle for a yellow line violation. Michael Clarke, 60, of Dublin, was subsequently arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated. Clarke was … 0