Kuster holds talks on pay equity

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

RINDGE — Last week, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (D-N.H. 2nd District) rolled out an economic agenda for women and families, detailing acts sponsored or supported by Kuster that would address issues of paycheck fairness, minimum wage, family leave time, job training and workforce development, and female health care. Since then, Kuster has been meeting with local colleges and business leaders to … 0

Peterborough: More housing lots on the table

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Two complicated and lengthy proposed zoning ordinances that will appear on the May 13 ballot captured the attention of about 20 residents at … 0

New Ipswich: Bridgework on the horizon

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — Bridgework scheduled to start next year on the state-owned Highbridge Bridge will have implications for traffic in town, as the work is … 0

Peterborough: 21 offices up for grabs

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Twenty-one elective offices, ranging from a seat on the Select Board to all three fence viewer posts, will be on the town ballot on May 13. Offices up for election, the length of the terms, and the current holders of the office are: Selectman, three years: Joe … 0

Antrim: Cause of outage unclear

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Residents in the area of Elm Street experienced an unexplained power outage on Monday that affected 120 Public Service of New Hampshire customers. The outage occurred at 7:25 p.m., said Martin Murray, manager of media relations for PSNH, in an interview on Wednesday. PSNH crews patrolled the area … 0

Rindge: PlanNH Charrette removed from town’s Master Plan

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

RINDGE — At their public hearing to consider removing the chapter containing the PlanNH Charrette from the Master Plan on Tuesday, the Planning Board voted six in favor and one opposed to remove the item. Residents packed into … 0

New Ipswich: Sleet leads to series of crashes

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Wintry weather mix was the cause of three accidents and a blocked road in New Ipswich on Monday morning. Early on Monday morning, while driving on Ashby Road, near Goen Road, Heather Maillet, 28, of Leominster, Mass., lost control due to slippery road conditions, police said. Her Mitsubishi … 0

Bennington: Handgun swiped in break-in

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Police are investigating the burglary of a home on Bible Hill Road involving the theft of a gun and between $8,000 to $10,000 worth of missing property, according to the homeowner. The home of Cathy Roberts was broken into on March 27 between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m., … 0

Antrim: Scholarships offered to Antrim students

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

The Antrim Scholarship Committee is accepting applications from Antrim students who plan to continue their education after high school. Applications for financial assistance for the 2014-15 academic year are available at the Antrim Town Hall or online at the town’s website (www.antrimnh.org). Completed applications must be received at … 0

Jaffrey: Students learn from nature

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Harris Center naturalist Jaime Hutchinson and Jaffrey Grade School 3rd grade teacher, Patty Long, take their classroom lessons outside to do the hands-on detective work of identifying animal tracks and scat in Jaffrey’s Children’s Woods.  … 0

Francestown police log: April 3, 2014

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Francestown Friday, March 18 Noise complaint: At 4:30 p.m., police received a barking dog complaint on Clarkville Road. A warning was issued to the owner of the dog. Saturday, March 19 Traffic assistance: At 10 a.m., police assisted with traffic at Crotched Mountain Ski and Ride. Monday, March … 0

Peterborough Police Log: April 3, 2014

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Peterborough Monday, March 24 Vandalism: At 11:56 a.m., a resident of Nashua Road in Sharon reported her mailbox had been vandalized the previous Saturday night. Tuesday, March 25 Accident report: At 7:45 a.m., Sandra Naylor, 57, of Hollis told police she had hit a deer while driving on … 0

Antrim police log: April 3, 2014

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Antrim Monday, March 24 Assist motorist: At 6:15 a.m., dispatch advised of a disabled motor vehicle on Concord Street. Police spoke with the operator who said he was all set, that he had an electrical issue with the truck and had AAA on the way. Found property: At … 0