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Editorial: Collaboration is the key to survival

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

The Monadnock region is rich in its commitment to education and the arts. It’s a place where people have long come for training and praxis in the theater, visual arts, music, as well as humanities. Close to 70 years ago, the Sharon Arts Center was incorporated with a mission to, as its website says, “provide education in the theory and practice of the arts and crafts through instruction, exhibitions and … 0

Letter: Kuster’s record speaks for itself

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

To the editor: Back in February of this year, Congresswoman Annie Kuster actually said in a radio interview that she was “probably one of the strongest supporters of the president in the entire United States Congress.” If you don’t believe me, feel free to look it up on the Internet so you can hear it for yourself. In August, as President Obama’s poll … 0

Letter: Do homework, vote conservative

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

To the editor: In her letter to the paper on Aug. 7, Marilyn Britton closed by saying, “Please, please do your homework and plan to vote.” I completely agree because apathy in the voting booth is a national epidemic. Yes, do your homework concerning the illegals who are crippling our nation. Not only do they bring more diseases, but freely use our emergency … 0

Basketball: She’s taking her game to the next level

Monday, July 14, 2014

The thrill of playing high school sports is one that can’t be matched, and competing alongside the friends and teammates that they’ve played with ever since they were little kids is certainly one of the most rewarding factors. … 0

Greenville: Town honors worker’s service

Monday, July 14, 2014

GREENVILLE — After more than 40 years of service to the town, the Select Board bade farewell to Chuck Langille, who has provided custodial services and maintenance for the Town Hall, Police Department and library, during a retirement … 0

Letter: Gas tax makes sense to me

Friday, July 11, 2014

To the editor: The recently enacted gas tax is an example of good common-sense legislation. New Hampshire roads and bridges need attention, whether it is I-93 to attract business and tourism or smaller roads to save on wear and tear on our cars. The 4-cent tax increase in … 0

New Ipswich Police Log: July 15,2014

Monday, July 14, 2014

New Ipswich Thursday, July 3 Warrant: at 12:29 a.m., police attempted to serve an arrest warrant on Page Hill Road, but the resident did not answer the door, police said. Assist: At 8:55 a.m., police assisted Souhegan Valley Ambulance Service with a 77-year-old woman on Tote Drive who … 0

Jaffrey: A look at life, at age 100

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

A banner is spread across the wall in one of the rooms at Good Shepherd Nursing Home in Jaffrey. “Happy Birthday!” it proclaims in bright letters. And just above it, stapled cheekily to the center of the banner, … 0

Viewpoint: ‘The story is how we did it — with real bipartisanship’

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Last week, the state’s revenue numbers for June came in, giving us the budget picture for the whole fiscal year. The news was good: We are on track to finish the year on budget, with even a little room to spare. Since balanced budgets seem so far out … 0

Temple-Greenville police log: July 10, 2014

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Temple-Greenville Wednesday, June 18 Motor vehicle accident: While driving on Old Wilton Road in Greenville, Steven Crooker, 21, of Temple, was involved in a single-car accident. There was minor damage to his vehicle, which was pulled from a ditch by the side of the road. Crooker was not … 0

Court Log: July 3, 2014

Monday, July 7, 2014

Greenfield Police Thomas Belcher, 26, of Greenfield, false imprisonment, $310; possession of marijuana, $310. Heather McCormack, 33, of Greenfield, operating without a valid license, $124. Hancock Police Dennis Gautreau, 49, of Leominster, Mass., operating without a valid license, $124; speeding, $77.50. Jaffrey Police Joshua Lane, 24, of Jaffrey, … 0

Editorial: Time running short for Old Town Hall

Monday, July 7, 2014

Sounds like New Ipswich voters will soon have a tough call to make. The town’s Select Board just gave the OK for one last white elephant sale in the Old Town Hall this year, even though an engineer’s report recommended the building be closed until the deteriorating foundation … 0

Temple-Greenville police logs: July 3, 2014

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Temple-Greenville Tuesday, June 10 Motor vehicle accident: Justin Wardell, 24, of Greenville was involved in a single-vehicle accident on Pleasant Street at the intersection of Hubbard Hill Road in Greenville, police said. He was transported by Souhegan Valley Ambulance service to Monadnock Community Hospital with unknown injuries. His … 0