Jaffrey

Rindge: Young fills his soul with history

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

A love for travel, education and his country has fueled Vernon Young’s 40-year adventure as a volunteer. After returning from Battleship Cove in Fall River, Massachusetts, on May 6, Young officially completed his 40th New England Heritage Tour, a four-day, three-night adventure program that he helped create and has volunteered with ever since. “After all of these years, I still … 0

Jaffrey-Rindge /Mascenic / Wlc: DI teams back from Globals

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Six area teams got the opportunity to test their ingenuity and skills last week during the Destination Imagination Globals. Students were pitted against the cream of the crop from not only around the nation, but around the world. The contest was held at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville over several days last … 0

Peterborough: Riding for cancer awareness

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Jessica Nelson’s mother, Carol Heath, lost her nine-month fight with advanced colon cancer in July 2013. A month later, Nelson, a Peterborough resident, was on a run while she was visiting family in Wellfleet, Massachusetts. Suddenly, droves of cyclists rode past her. After her run, Nelson asked her aunt if she knew who … 0

Jaffrey: Celebrating the past

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

The doors of St. Patrick School may be closing at the end of the academic year, but school officials are working hard to ensure its legacy lives on. A dogwood tree, planted Tuesday by fifth- through eighth-graders near … 0

Jaffrey: Pastel Society exhibiting at JCC

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

The Pastel Society of New Hampshire will present its 10th annual Members’ Exhibition at the Jaffrey Civic Center. The show will open in the second-floor Cunningham Gallery on Sunday and run through June 27. A reception will be … 0

Boys’ Tennis: Orioles finish season winless

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Conant dropped three more matches to end the season. The Orioles (0-14) were swept by Prospect Mountain (9-5) Wednesday and lost 6-1 to Wilton-Lyndeborough Thursday (4-10). Conant was also swept by Profile (12-2) Friday, Whitney added, but showed good sportsmanship in a tough match. “Though they were playing … 0

Track and field: Athletes to watch at State meet

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

The cream always rises to the top — and this championship season is no different. Taking place in the southwest corner of the state this year, in Jaffrey at Conant High School, there appears to be some great battles shaping up. Here is an overview of where some … 0

Rindge: Ted Cruz to hold FPU town hall meeting

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Republican National Committeewoman for New Hampshire Juliana Bergeron and the Cheshire County Republican Committee are inviting the public to a town hall meeting with Senator Ted Cruz, Republican candidate for president. Cruz will speak Friday at 7 p.m. in Franklin Pierce University’s Spagnuolo Hall. A U.S. Senator from … 0

Jaffrey: Lions to hold info meeting on Saturday

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Community-service minded people of Jaffrey and Rindge are invited to an informational meeting about the world’s largest service organization, Lions Clubs International, held on Saturday at 8:30 a.m. at Cafe 532 & Deli on Coll’s Farm Road in Jaffrey. The Jaffrey-Rindge Lions Club will join thousands of Lions … 0

Graduation:

Monday, May 18, 2015

Ainsley Nettell of Jaffrey graduated from Lyndon State College, Lyndonville, Vermont, on May 17, earning a Bachelor of Science in music business and industry. … 0

Birth announcement:

Monday, May 18, 2015

Born at Monadnock Community Hospital, Peterborough: LEHTONEN: Twin girls, Adelyyn Fay, weighing 5 pounds, 10 ounces, and Braelyn Laurel, weighing 5 pounds, 9 ounces, to Hailey Thibault and Adam Lehtonen of Jaffrey, May 2. They are joined by brother Adam Jr. … 0

Milestones: Jaffrey-Rindge Middle School Honor Rolls: Quarter 3, 2015

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Quarter 3 Honor Rolls for Jaffrey-Rindge Middle School 8th Grade High Honors: Tyler Bennett, Mariah Chamberlain, Cameron Feyrer, Sonya Goddard, Peter Luksha, William Luksha, Travis Olson, Ruby Roberts, and Arianna Wentworth. Honors: Connor Ahern, Troy Aho, Stephanie Barney, Delaney Beaven, Nicholas Bergeron, Hannah Bernier, Meghan Boutwell, Catherine Collum, … 0

Achievement:

Monday, May 18, 2015

The following students were named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Colby-Sawyer College, New London: Maneeya Tonyai of Jaffrey, Danielle Duhaime and Naomi Humphrey, both of Temple. To make the list students must achieve a grade point average of 3.50 or higher on a 4.0 … 0