Dublin

ANTRIM: Police looking for a certified offer

Monday, December 15, 2014

Antrim is searching for a new officer full-time police officer, as one of its officers has resigned. According to Antrim Police Chief Scott Lester, Sgt. Ryan Storro resigned from his position on Nov. 30 to return to a career as an independent contractor in construction, a field he had previously been in for 20 year. Lester said in an interview Tuesday that Antrim is searching for a new full-time officer, … 0

Bennington: Truck ends up in brook off Route 47

Monday, December 15, 2014

BENNINGTON — An Antrim man crashed a utility truck into a brook off Route 47 in Bennington on Wednesday morning, but he was not injured, police said. Russ Hixson, 51, of Antrim was driving east on Route 47 to a work assignment at Crotched Mountain Ski & Ride in Bennington, when he lost … 0

Peterborough: Committee doesn’t want schools closed

Monday, December 15, 2014

Although ConVal’s District Study Committee — composed of School Board members and Select Board members — remain split over a suggestion to close the district’s middle schools and profit from the buildings’ sales, the committee collectively agreed Wednesday that they don’t want to see any of the eight elementary schools closed. Midway through … 0

Peterborough: Apartments’ heat is dangerous to use

Monday, December 15, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Tenants of an apartment building on Vine Street are unable to use their wood pellet stoves, after the building’s owner has repeatedly failed to make the stoves in the two apartments safe, according to town officials. … 0

Rindge: Market Basket now fully in Artie T.’s hands

Monday, December 15, 2014

The sale of Market Basket to Arthur T. “Artie T.” Demoulas was completed Friday afternoon, after it was announced in September that Demoulas and his sisters reached an agreement to buy the grocery chain from their cousins, and that the sale would be finalized over the next several … 0

Peterborough: Audiology department moves

Friday, December 12, 2014

Crotched Mountain’s audiology department relocated its Peterborough office on Dec. 12, from the Bond Wellness Center at Monadnock Community Hospital to the offices of Bard Chiropractic Practice located on Route 202 North, across from the South Meadow School. … 0

Peterborough / Keene: MDS names advocacy award after Manfredo ‘Fred’ Torelli

Friday, December 12, 2014

Monadnock Developmental Services has presented Manfredo “Fred” Torelli of Marlborough with the first MDS Family Advocacy Award, in recognition of his commitment and dedication in strengthening and supporting the families of those with developmental disabilities. He was honored … 0

Starting From Scratch: Chickens have personalities, too

Friday, December 12, 2014

It may seem surprising, but chickens have personalities. Over the course of the four years that we have owned and operated Oxbow Farm here in Dublin, we have seen our fair share of chickens with a little bit … 0

Wrestling: Early birds grapple

Monday, December 15, 2014

The ConVal wrestling team continued to plow through opponents Saturday at the Early Bird Tournament they hosted at the high school’s McGuire Gym, following their 53-18 victory over Spaulding High School in Rochester last Wednesday. At Saturday’s tournament, … 0

Sustainable Steps: ML

Monday, December 15, 2014

Dec. 21 is the winter solstice and the shortest day of the year. This is the slowing time of year. All our animals are back from grazing pastures to their winter yards. I often wonder if the animals sit around thinking about warm days wondering in the fields … 0

Honor roll:

Monday, December 15, 2014

The following students were named to the honor roll for the first trimester at Dublin School: High honors: from Bennington: Faith Lewis; Dublin: Calvin Bates, Jesse Garrett-Larsen, Tatum Wilson; Francestown: Cameron Harrington; Greenfield: Emily Bascom; Hancock: Taya Kerwin; Peterborough: Casey Burgess, Maja Hardikar, Gustav Jaynes; and Sharon: Erin … 0

Letter: Power for NH, and the country

Thursday, December 11, 2014

To the editor: Sirs, as a longtime advocate of nuclear power, the endless talk about gas and hydro should be replaced with some discussion of nuclear power. However, I would like to see a different approach by looking at the U.S. Navy and the nuclear plants that run … 0

Viewpoint: Why are we heating half-empty buildings?

Friday, December 12, 2014

Nobody likes filling their oil tanks in the winter. I remember watching the fill gauge last winter, one of our coldest yet since moving here, and seeing it inch down, as our boiler worked to keep the house … 0