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New Ipswich: Giants tower over Vikings

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Although Mascenic’s girls field hockey team showed flashes of strong play, they couldn’t keep answering Bishop Brady on Tuesday. The Vikings lost 4-1 to Brady of Concord. Following their loss, Mascenic’s coach, Selena Shaw, said the team played hard. “But, we didn’t work consistently off the ball,” she said. Mascenic has lost their first three games of this season. Shaw … 0

Roundup: ConVal boys stay undefeated after home win

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

ConVal boys soccer The Cougars faced Monadnock in ConVal’s first home game of the season on Tuesday afternoon. The game was 0-0 at half; 4:12 into the second half, Nate Sullivan scored on a feed from Ian Szep to make the score 1-0. Szep played a through ball into the box and Sullivan … 0

Greenville: Talk on female tavernkeepers Sept. 17

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

“A Woman That Keeps Good Orders: Women, Tavern Keeping, and Public Approval” will be presented by Marcia Schmidt Blaine at the Chamberlin Free Public Library on Sept. 17, at 7 p.m. When her husband died in 1736, Ann Jose Harvey became the owner of a prominent Portsmouth tavern and sole guardian of seven small children. For at least 20 years, Harvey ran the … 0

Editorial: Court’s cell phone ruling a step forward

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

It’s the technological age. For some people, their entire lives are stored on their cell phones, which nowadays can additionally function as cameras, camcorders, day planners, computers and phonebooks. And nearly every adult not only has a cell phone, but most carry it with them constantly. In light … 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