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Concord: Anthem speaks on data security breach in N.H.

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Editor’s note: this story is adapted from an article which appeared in Wednesday’s Concord Monitor. Almost four weeks after the insurer disclosed a massive nationwide data breach, Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield released an initial estimate on the number of New Hampshire customers “impacted” by the cyberattack: 667,866. That figure, announced in a statement from Anthem yesterday afternoon, includes both current and former customers as far back as 2004. It … 0

Peterborough: Carbon footprint Conversation March 10

Thursday, February 19, 2015

The Monadnock Center for History and Culture, in partnership with the Monadnock Ledger-Transcript, presents a Community Conversation about Personal Options for Lowering Our Carbon Footprint, on March 10 at 7 p.m., in the Monadnock Center’s Bass Hall, in Peterborough. Energy is always in the news, and there is lots of information about big scale stuff: wind, solar, natural gas, etc. This conversation looks … 0

Jaffrey/Keene: MONIFF preview on civil rights

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

In advance of the third annual Monadnock International Film Festival, special programming in March will feature film screenings and discussions around the civil rights movement. The effort was conceived by MONIFF to honor the 50th anniversary of the sacrifice by Keene resident and martyr Jonathan Daniels, who gave his life to save Ruby Sales in Hayneville, Alabama as a young seminary student working … 0

Basketball: Conant girls end season undefeated

Monday, February 23, 2015

The Orioles traveled to Raymond on Thursday night and handed the Rams a smackdown to the tune of a 62-30 win. Conant outscored Raymond 50-16 through the first three quarters. Madison Springfield and Eva Hodgson scored 14 apiece to lead Conant; Springfield also had nine rebounds and six … 0

Jaffrey: Chief: Fire started by candle

Monday, February 23, 2015

Cold temperatures and a lack of ready water sources caused fire crews to raise a second alarm on a fire at 457 Mountain Road on Friday morning. At approximately 7:12 a.m., the Jaffrey Fire Department was alerted of … 0

Keene: Family of crash victim seeks closure in driver’s trial

Monday, February 23, 2015

It was simply a procedural hearing, but the family of the late Joseph Hautenen showed up to Cheshire Superior Court Thursday morning en masse, filling the first two rows of the courtroom. Nine of Hautenen’s family members sat … 0

Jaffrey: JGS students win essay awards

Friday, February 13, 2015

Students from the Jaffrey Grade School along with their teachers and principal attended the awards ceremony for the American History Essay Contest at the Jaffrey Civic Center on Feb. 11. The students wrote on “A Child’s Journey Through … 0

Concord: Workshop on environmental, safety rules at DES March 9

Thursday, February 19, 2015

The N.H. Department of Environmental Services and WorkWISE NH are offering the New Hampshire small business community a free, half-day educational workshop on March 9. The workshop will provide presentations on hazardous waste management for small quantity generators, air emissions for minor sources, and health and safety topics … 0

Peterborough: New trustees elected at MCH

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Bob Boyd, Tom Ward, Mike Shea, Bill James and Dr. Terrence McNamara have been elected to the Board of Trustees of Monadnock Community Hospital. Boyd is the founder and former president of IPC Automation in New Jersey, a … 0

Jaffrey/Rindge: Baseball signups Saturday, Monday

Friday, February 20, 2015

Jaffrey/Rindge Little League Baseball signups will be held on Saturday from 9 to 11:30 a.m. at Rindge Memorial School and Monday at 6 p.m. at the Jaffrey Legion. Signups are for T-ball to major level players ages 4-12. For additional information please visit www.jaffreyrindgebaseball.com. … 0

PEterborough/Jaffrey: Construction biz shows life

Monday, February 23, 2015

Construction is one area that is slow to come out of the recession, as expensive building projects are put off until more economically healthy times. But commercial construction is seeing signs of life once again. Bill Torphy, the … 0


Monday, January 19, 2015

Ainsley Nettell of Jaffrey was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Lyndon State College, Lyndonville, Vt. To make the list, a student must have completed at least 12 graded credits with no incomplete or failing grades and a minimum grade-point average of 3.50. Nettell … 0

Viewpoint: Where are the neighborhood natives?

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

I have begun to notice something. Something that I feel concerned about. Perhaps, you have noticed it too. Where are the children in our communities? I rarely see them outside, riding bikes, climbing trees, running and playing tag. I drive through our small neighborhoods and everyone seems neatly … 0