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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

Keene: Diabetes walk takes place on Sept. 20

Friday, August 1, 2014

Cheshire Medical Center/Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene is pleased to announce the third annual Cheshire Stepping Out for Diabetes walk on Sept. 20. The 2-plus mile walk begins and ends at the hospital, following Court Street sidewalks to Central Square and back. Check-in begins at 9 a.m. at the Court Street … 0

Court log: July 31, 2014

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Jaffrey Police Lynn Dumas, 47, Jaffrey, hindering apprehension or prosecution, fine of $624, with $500 suspended for 12 months. Jennifer Schmitt, 21, Jaffrey, yellow line violation, complaint placed on file without finding; Driving or operating under the influence of drugs or liquor, fine of $620, referred to an … 0

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Jaffrey Wednesday, July 23 Summons: At 3:30 p.m., after stopping a Chevrolet Cruze for a motor vehicle violation, police learned that the operator, Sandra Elrick, 50, of Rindge, has a license restriction of an alcohol interlock device, which this vehicle did not have. She was released on a … 0

New Ipswich / Peterborough: Locals indicted at Superior Court

Monday, July 28, 2014

Several locals were indicted this month by grand juries in Hillsborough County Superior Court on a variety of charges. Timothy Sullivan, 47, of Lyndeborough was indicted on two charges — first-degree assault, a Class A felony, and second-degree assault, a Class B felony. Sullivan allegedly assaulted a 41-year-old … 0

Rindge: 4 to be interviewed for police chief

Monday, July 28, 2014

RINDGE — Members of the Rindge Select Board expect to interview candidates to fill the empty chief of police position today. They will be choosing from among four final candidates. At its regular meeting Wednesday, the board announced … 0

Reimers Reason: Hope floats at LakeFest

Friday, July 25, 2014

I must disclose that I have a personal interest in the subject matter of this month’s column. I am on the board of directors of the New Hampshire Lakes Association. On this coming Sunday, Aug. 3, N.H. Lakes is hosting its second annual LakeFest on Lake Winnipesaukee. I … 0

Peterborough Police Log: July 29, 2014

Monday, July 28, 2014

Peterborough Monday, July 14 Accident: At 8:03 a.m., a 2000 Honda Civic, driven by Tod Stevenson, 30, of Hillsborough, ran into the back of a 1993 Dodge Dynasty, driven by William Bergmann, 64, of Greenfield, who was stopped with other traffic on Route 202 South for geese crossing … 0

Hancock Police Log, July 29, 2014

Monday, July 28, 2014

Hancock Thursday, July 17 Tree down: At 6:35 p.m., police assisted the Highway Department on Reaveley Road, where a tree had fallen across the road. Friday, July 18 Accident report: At 8:30 a.m., police were notified that a box truck was parked at the Depot and had possibly … 0

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 … 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 that a recent $27,503 grant will provide the final funding needed for the $140,000 project. Select Board Chair Barbara Miller said the grant … 0