Greenville

Letter: Conservatives won’t take us far

Friday, September 12, 2014

To the editor: In his letter of Aug. 28, Mr. Brian Somero urges readers to “Do homework, vote conservative.” If he expects this to solve our immigration problems, he is sadly mistaken. Had he done his homework, he would have found that the recent peak in net illegal immigration into the United States occurred during the administration of “compassionate conservative” George W. Bush. According to sources as diverse as the … 0

New Ipswich: Fundraiser for victims of house fire

Monday, September 15, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — Friends of the Paris family, who lost their home to a fire last week, have been pulling together to raise money to help the family get back on its feet. In the early hours of Sept. 8, the Paris family of Ashby Road in New Ipswich were awoken by the … 0

Jaffrey: Lyons wins Gilmore triathlon

Monday, September 15, 2014

Cool conditions and sunny weather greeted the triathletes Sunday morning for the first annual Gilmore Pond Triathlon. The cooler conditions and hilly course did not deter some strong performances however. The first athlete to arrive at the finish line was Reuben Lyons of Peterborough, taking the overall honors in 1 hour, 30 minutes, … 0

Temple-Greenville police logs: Aug. 14, 2014

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Temple-Greenville Friday, July 11 Arrest: Police arrested David M. Bennett, 24, address unknown, and charged him with prohibited sales. He was released on $1,500 personal recognizance bail and issued a court date of Aug. 7 at the 8th Circuit Court, Jaffrey. Saturday, July 12 Arrest: Police arrested Ronald … 0

Letter: My vote is for Dave Wheeler

Friday, August 8, 2014

To the editor: There are two Republicans running for the New Hampshire Executive Council District 5 seat — which is currently held by Councilor Debora Pignatelli — in the upcoming primary on Sept. 9. After a quick check, I found that one of them, Steve Hattamer of Hollis, … 0

New Ipswich: Middle school registrations start

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Boynton Middle School, 500 Turnpike Road, New Ipswich, will hold it’s New Student Registrations for new incoming students who reside in either New Ipswich or Greenville on Aug. 15 and Aug. 18 - 20 between the hours of 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Bring a copy of the … 0

Viewpoint: Paycheck fairness bill needed even in 2014

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

You would think by now, an equal day’s work would mean equal pay for all workers regardless of gender, but sadly it’s still not always the case. That’s why I was proud to sponsor Senate Bill 207, the N.H. Paycheck Fairness Act, a bill which passed unanimously in … 0

Greenville: Student wins seed money for entrepreneurial venture

Monday, June 23, 2014

Xavier Guay of Greenville was among 48 UMass Lowell students recently awarded $35,000 in seed money for winning concepts for businesses, technology and services in the university’s 2014 DifferenceMaker Idea Challenge. The competition is part of UMass Lowell’s DifferenceMaker Program, which teaches students entrepreneurial skills they can put … 0

Letter: Donation to Fire Department is much appreciated

Thursday, July 31, 2014

To the editor: The Greenville Fire Department would like to say thank you to Michalene Kosinski and Keith Turmel of the New England Antiques and Collectibles Mall of Greenville for their generous donation of $400 to our Fire Department. Your generosity is greatly appreciated and the money will … 0

Album review: The Chatfield Phoenix offers up duality and emotion on latest release

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

“Nest of Bones,” the new album by Hancock/Peterborough duo The Chatfield Phoenix, is an exercise in duality. Seth Chatfield and Adam Phoenix play off each other perfectly, with a pair of acoustic guitars and vocal harmonies twisting and … 0

Peterborough: Souhegan Lions hold annual meeting

Thursday, July 17, 2014

The Souhegan Lions Club, serving the towns of Greenville, Temple, New Ipswich and Mason, had their annual cookout at MacDowell Dam State Park on June 22. In addition to a fun outing for club members, the group also … 0

Greenville: ‘Songs of old New Hampshire’ offered

Monday, July 21, 2014

Jeff Warner will present “Songs of Old New Hampshire” at the Chamberlin Free Public Library on Wednesday, July 30, at 7 p.m. Drawing heavily on the repertoire of traditional singer Lena Bourne Fish (1873-1945) of Jaffrey and Temple, Warner offers the songs and stories that, in the words … 0

Achievement:

Monday, July 14, 2014

The following students were named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at The University of Maine at Orono: Amber Makela of Lyndeborough and Tyler Savoie of Greenville. To make the list students must complete 12 or more credit hours in the semester and earn a grade … 0