Greenville: Five-week Lego Club starts April 29

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

The Chamberlin Free Public Library in Greenville, is sponsoring a new five weeks of “Lego Club” for 5th and 6th grade boys and girls.  The first of these five weekly club meetings is scheduled for April 29 at the library from 3 to 4:30 p.m.  New Lego blocks will be available at no charge; participants will bring their imaginations. Advanced signups are appreciated, but not required.  Call the library at … 0

Temple-Greenville police logs: April 22, 2014

Monday, April 21, 2014

Temple-Greenville Saturday, March 29 Arrest: Police arrested Peter Michlik, 52, of New Ipswich and charged him with theft of lost or mislaid property. He was released on $2,000 personal recognizance bail and issued a court date of June 12 at the 8th Circuit Court, Jaffrey. Sunday, March 31 Arrest: Police arrested Bernard Boucher, 59, of Greenville on an electronic bench warrant issued by … 0

Letter: Giving thanks to our volunteers

Thursday, April 10, 2014

To the editor: This National Volunteer Week, April 6 to 12, Monadnock RSVP Volunteer Center celebrated our dedicated volunteers, the people who are the essence of all we do. Every day you make a difference and we thank you! Monadnock RSVP has over 300 registered volunteers from all walks of life who share a common dedication to take action to improve social living … 0

Letter: Islam is not the enemy

Friday, February 14, 2014

To the editor: Being an Muslim and an American, I am left in a bizarre juxtaposition. On one hand, if I speak out against the unholy wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, I am labeled as a terrorist. On the other hand, if I try to support the wars, … 0

Letter: Teacher merit pay not the answer

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

To the editor: Merit pay is not the answer for the Mascenic District. Jason Somero might be surprised to know that under our previous two principals, if they didn’t have to show cause for firing teachers on tenure, some of our best teachers would be gone; and some … 0

Column: Senate came together on ‘NH specific’ solution

Tuesday, February 18, 2014

There has been much talk in the news this past week about a compromise reached in the Senate to expand health coverage to NH low income adults using federal dollars. The process to reach this compromise has been intense, but an example of NH legislators working across party … 0

Court log: Feb. 18, 2014

Monday, February 17, 2014

Court log Jaffrey police Adriana Casillas, 21, of Jaffrey, operating without a valid license, $124. Michael Charbouneau, 29, of Jaffrey, possession of marijuana, dismissed at the State’s request. Alyssa Collins, 25, of Jaffrey, resisting arrest or detention, $524 with $400 suspended for 12 months on the condition of … 0

Swimming: Friendly rivalry

Monday, February 10, 2014

HIGH SCHOOL THURSDAY Girls basketball Hinsdale 58 Mascenic 33 Boys basketball WLC 40 Newmarket 30 Friday Girls basketball Monadnock 46 Mascenic 39 WLC 40 Newmarket 33 Conant 52 Raymond 34 Boys basketball Conant 81 Raymond 56 Hanover 71 … 0

Temple-Greenville police log: Feb. 11, 2014

Monday, February 10, 2014

Temple-Greenville Friday, Jan. 24 Motor vehicle accident: Police say Ozias Mathewson, 32, of Hancock was involved in a single-vehicle rollover accident on old Revolutionary Road at Route 101 in Temple. He was not injured. The vehicle sustained heavy damage. Sunday, Jan. 26 Arrest: Police arrested Bradley B. Coleman, … 0

Letter: Mascenic budget sound, responsible

Friday, February 7, 2014

To the editor: Now that the deliberative session is over, the Mascenic Regional School District is focusing its energy on improving student learning. Working with Superintendent Goguen and district administrators we crafted an appropriate, fiscally responsible FY15 budget. Our budget philosophy is simple. Student learning is at the … 0

Mascenic: School budget stays flat, $100,000 below the default

Monday, February 3, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — The School Board for the Mascenic School District brought forward a proposed budget of $17,863,771, with a zero percent increase over last year’s budget at Saturday’s deliberative session. The proposed budget is $106,278 below the … 0

Jaffrey: Arts auction goes deep

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Going, going, gone! Each year, the region’s art lovers gather to either make their quiet, hopeful bids at the Monadnock Arts silent auction, or don the black tie and gown, raise their paddles, and bid on a little … 0

Greenville: Lions raise $1,000 for food pantry

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

The Souhegan Lions Club continued its support of the St. Vincent de Paul food pantry, with a donation of over $1,000. The money came from individual donations at the group’s annual Christmas party, with the donations being matched by the club. The Food Bank serves the towns of … 0