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Peterborough: Suspect in antique store theft identified

Monday, April 20, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — After releasing video surveillance Wednesday, police say they have identified a suspect wanted for the theft of doilies, pillows, hand towels and other products from Twin Elm Farm in February. Police are not identifying the suspect at this time, pending an arrest, said Chief Scott Guinard. The woman allegedly stole about $100 worth of merchandise from the antique store. The investigation is ongoing. Twin Elm Farm reported the … 0

ML: Substance abuse, the economy her focus

Monday, April 20, 2015

KEENE — Hillary Rodham Clinton started off the New Hampshire campaign of her second presidential bid as the everywoman, hugging former mayor Patricia Russell inside a furniture factory, after Clinton lunched at Kristin’s Bistro & Bakery downtown. While the former Secretary of State attempted to shed criticism about her ties to Wall Street, … 0

The building landscape

Monday, April 20, 2015

Spring is the season for sunshine, flowers and, by the looks of things, commercial construction. Monadnock Community Hospital has begun a $1.5 million project, and completed a $1 million renovation. Divine Mercy Parish is steamrolling a $2.3 million construction of a church hall. And the town of Peterborough and the Wilton-Lyndeborough School District … 0

Jaffrey-Rindge: CHS students head to Nicaragua

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Ten Interact students from Conant High School boarded a plane headed for Nicaragua Wednesday, hoping to help a family in need many miles away. The students embarked on an 11-day trip to build a house for an impoverished family and to broaden their cultural horizons. “I’m excited for … 0

Jaffrey-Rindge: Teacher receives accolades

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

RINDGE — Despite educating some of the smallest students at Rindge Memorial School, Courtney Lambert is in position to take home one of the biggest teaching awards in the state. Lambert, a kindergarten teacher at RMS for the … 0

Jaffrey: Drugs in our community to be discussed

Monday, April 13, 2015

A second informative meeting on drug and alcohol abuse in our community will be held at the United Church of Jaffrey today at 6:45 p.m. The meeting will include a brief synopsis of the first session along with recognizing the signs of addiction and recognizing the drugs. The … 0

Jaffrey: Volunteers needed for roadside cleanup

Monday, April 13, 2015

Earth Day, April 22, marks the beginning of the Adopt-A-Highway program and volunteers are sought to help with roadside cleanup. Groups participating are D.D. Beans & Sons, People’s United Bank, Millipore Corp., Boy Scout Troop 33, and Given Masonry Systems. Joe and Lori Ruscitto from McDonald’s are donating … 0

Jaffrey: Two Rivers choir performing Sunday

Monday, April 13, 2015

Two Rivers Community Choir will present a concert entitled “Walk Beside Me” on two dates and at two locations in April. On Sunday at 6:30 p.m., they will perform at United Church of Jaffrey in a concert to benefit Shelter from the Storm. On April 26, at 6:30 … 0

A first look at the area baseball teams

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Conant baseball Coach: Josh Heaphy Last Year’s Record: 6-10 (missed playoffs) First Game: April 15 at Campbell First Home Game: April 17 vs. Brady After missing the playoffs just a year after the Orioles won the DIII state … 0

Boys' tennis: Warriors take down Orioles

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

WILTON — Both the Wilton-Lyndeborough and Conant teams came into Tuesday’s match facing challenges, but one came away with an easy victory. The Warriors (2-1) defeathered the Orioles (0-1), winning 9-0 and only losing three games the entire … 0

Peterborough: Music and poetry come together

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Alice Fogel – New Hampshire’s poet laureate – listened to Johann Sebastian Bach’s “Goldberg Variations” hundreds of times. She concentrated on the feelings and images the masterpiece evoked. Fogel is sharing the fruits of her labor in “Interval: … 0

Girls' tennis: Bennett beats Bacon, O’s win

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Wilton-Lyndeborough couldn’t survive the Oriole swoop Tuesday. The Oriole girls beat the Warriors (1-3) 9-0 at Franklin Pierce University and even handed WLC’s No. 1 Madison Bacon her first loss in over a year, 8-2. Conant coach Jody … 0

Editorial: Surveillance cameras mulled

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Surveillance cameras have long helped law enforcement catch criminals as well as clear potential suspects. At the same time, many argue they protect the public from unlawful abuse from police. Their use in counter-terrorism efforts have also been noted. In Jaffrey this week, the Select Board mulled the … 0