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Peterborough: Flood stories sought for documentary

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

A documentary film project on flooding in the Monadnock region is underway and the film’s producers are looking for personal testimony. An event this weekend in Peterborough offers those with stories or photographs a chance to share their experiences about local flooding. “We are hoping to get 15 to 25 people who have memories about local flooding,” said John Harris, … 0

WLC: A wonderful world of music

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

WILTON — Students from Lyndeborough Central School performed in a concert for parents on Tuesday night, to a theme of “What a Wonderful World.” Students … 0

WLC: School seeks additional lab space for students

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

The district’s cooperative middle and high school has two science labs — but three science teachers. The school administration is hoping to add a third … 0

ZBA will continue discussion on cabana exception

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Editor’s note: A previous version misreported the ZBA lacked a quorum. They had a quorum, but lacked a full board. PETERBOROUGH — Unable to come up with a full board for the second straight time, the Zoning Board of Adjustment continued discussion of an application to build a … 0

New Ipswich: Pipeline revenue is questioned

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

NEW IPSWICH — Research by Town Assessor David Marazoff shows the tax revenue expected from a proposed natural gas pipeline is significantly lower than those suggested by the line’s developer, Kinder Morgan. At the behest of Town Administrator Joanne Meshna, Mazaroff did research into the possible value of … 1

Bennington: Six months on prior charge for robbery suspect

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

A Bennington man charged with robbing a Citizens Bank in Milford will serve a six-month sentence for a previously suspended charge. Tuesday, Jason Haney, 32, of Bennington waived his probable cause hearing. Charges of robbery and falsifying physical … 0

Peterborough police log: April 7, 2015

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Peterborough Tuesday, March 24 Check welfare: At 5:33 p.m., a Riverview tenant was worried about a family member she said was drunk. Capt. Ernest Belletete explained protective custody. He said police would bring the family member to Valley Street Jail in Manchester until he was sober and was … 0

Jaffrey police log; April 7, 2015

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Jaffrey Tuesday, March 24 Arrest: At 4:35 p.m., Heidi M. White, 46, of Jaffrey turned herself in on warrants issued by the Jaffrey Police Department charging her with criminal trespass, littering — unlawful activities, false report to law enforcement, and harassment (phone). She was released on $2,000 personal … 0

Hancock police log: April 9, 2015

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

HANCOCK Wednesday, March 11 Citizen assist: At 4:28 p.m., an officer assisted a resident who had questions regarding their child. Alarm: At 4:30 p.m., an officer responded to a Main Street building for a alarm, but found the building to be secure. Thursday, March 12 Accident: At 12:38 … 0

Antrim police log: April 9, 2015

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

ANTRIM Wednesday, April 1 Burglary: At 9:22 p.m., an officer received reports from dispatch of a burglar alarm at a Concord Street business. Upon arrival, a rear window was discovered to be open and a entry had been made. An officer and a K-9 unit searched the building, … 0

Temple-Greenville police log: April 9, 2015

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Temple-Greenville Thursday, March 26 Arrest: Heather Couturier, 28, of Temple was arrested and charged with domestic violence. She was released on $2,500 personal recognizance and issued a court date of May 7 at the 8th Circuit Court, Jaffrey. Saturday, March 28 Arrest: Gustavo Eboli-Alonso, 23, of Fitchburg, Massachusetts, … 0

Rindge: Officials worry about road damages near construction

Monday, April 6, 2015

RINDGE — Local developers recently petitioned to make Atlantic Drive a town road, but town officials are worried construction equipment traveling to a nearby subdivision might damage the road, forcing taxpayers to pay for costly repairs. Petitioners Scott … 0

Peterborough: Candidates file for open town official seats

Monday, April 6, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — Three candidates will vie for two Library Trustee positions with three-year terms, while the rest of the May 12 ballot remains uncontested. Newcomer Laura Hanson is up against Library Trustee incumbents Randolph Brown and David Weir. With longtime selectwoman Liz Thomas not seeking re-election, the board … 0