Greenfield

Vigil prays for the Foleys, injured in a Florida crash

Monday, March 2, 2015

As Patrick and Lisa Foley, both 47, and residents of Peterborough, recover in Florida from a three-car crash that seriously injured them on Feb. 7, several dozen friends congregated at Divine Mercy Parish in Peterborough to pray for them Wednesday evening. “The buzz and vibration — my understanding is a miracle has taken place,” Patrice Hampson of Peterborough said about … 0

Greenfield: Rock injury gives man whole new outlook

Monday, March 2, 2015

Could you look at a football-sized rock flying through your windshield, smashing you in the head, and nearly ending your life as a “bizarre gift?” Adam Lecomte can. The Peterborough resident and Greenville native said Thursday the December accident turned his outlook right side up. Lecomte is much more optimistic, and is no … 0

GREENFIELD: Rehab school answers lawsuit

Monday, March 2, 2015

Crotched Mountain Rehabilitation Center is denying allegations that it is liable for any abuse involving two former students whose parents say their children suffered physical and emotional abuse while in the center’s care. Crotched Mountain also disputes the facts surrounding several incidents listed as abuse in a civil suit brought forward in October 2014. In response to a civil suit brought to the … 0

GREENFIELD: Three big issues

Monday, March 2, 2015

GREENFIELD Proposed operating budget: $2,095,367 ∎ Greenfield votes on department budgets as individual warrant articles. In addition to the operating budget, Greenfield residents will be asked to vote on the Fire Department budget of $106,558, $97,685 for the Recycling Center, $224,123 for the Police Department, $829,540 for operation and … 0

Peterborough: Man recounts ordeal buried under 2 ft. of snow

Monday, March 2, 2015

Drew Mullins, 48, was almost finished removing ice dams from the metal roof of his home on Old Street Road, when he heard a snap. He looked up, and saw a wall of snow rushing at him. The … 0

Sustainable Steps: Overcoming weight loss resistance

Thursday, February 26, 2015

I can’t tell you how often I sit across the desk from people, women especially, who are very clear that they are doing everything they need to lose weight, including counting calories and regular exercise, but who are … 0

Parent Wise: The many faces of peer pressure

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Peer pressure. It’s a term that provokes fear in every parent-fear that children will succumb to the negative influence of classmates and friends to behave in dangerous ways. Parents worry that being liked and a part of the … 0

Youth Hockey: Henniker is training ground for ConVal skaters

Monday, March 2, 2015

The Henniker Huskies Youth Hockey Association is looking for kids who love to skate and would like to give ice hockey a try. Henniker Youth Hockey has openings at all levels, from Learn to Skate for the youngest children through Bantams (eighth and ninth graders). All kids with … 0

Boys’ hockey: ConVal finishes season strong

Monday, March 2, 2015

The ConVal boys’ hockey team wrapped up their string of make-up games over the break with a win and a loss against Laconia, ending their season on a strong note. In the final make-up game of the season, … 0

Boys’ basketball: ConVal needs a win after losing to Lebanon

Monday, March 2, 2015

The fourth-seeded Lebanon Raiders came to ConVal Friday and defeated the Cougars 68-35. The game plan for ConVal was to slow down the high-paced, high-octane Raiders offense — led by guard KJ Matte — by limiting their possessions. … 0

GREENFIELD: Fire Chief: Chimneys need to be cleaned

Monday, March 2, 2015

Two chimney fires took place on Sunday in Greenfield that underline the need for residents to properly clean them, Greenfield fire officials said yesterday. Greenfield Fire Chief David Hall told the Ledger-Transcript that on Sunday a chimney fire at a Driscoll Road residence was reported around 12:30 p.m. … 0

Greenfield: Burt indicted on assault

Monday, March 2, 2015

Jessica Burt, 38, of Hillsborough was indicted on one count of simple assault last week. According to the indictment filed at the Hillsborough Superior Court, Burt allegedly pinched the nose of a 10-year-old disabled student, while working at Crotched Mountain Rehabilitation Center The alleged assault happened at some … 0

Greenfield: Indictment: TV stolen at gunpoint

Monday, March 2, 2015

A Greenfield man has been indicted by a Hillsborough Court Grand Jury on three felony-level charges in connection with an alleged robbery that occurred in December. An indictment is not a statement of guilt or innocence; it shows that a grand jury found enough evidence to justify having … 0