Peterborough: Vigil prays for the Foleys, injured in a Florida crash

Monday, March 2, 2015

As Patrick and Lisa Foley, both 47, and residents of Peterborough, recover in Florida from a three-car crash that seriously injured them on Feb. 7, several dozen of their friends congregated at Divine Mercy Parish in Peterborough to pray for them on Wednesday evening. “The buzz and vibration — my understanding is a miracle has taken place,” Patrice Hampson of … 0

Greenfield: Rock injury gives man whole new outlook

Monday, March 2, 2015

Could you look at a football-sized rock flying through your windshield, smashing you in the head, and nearly ending your life as a “bizarre gift?” Adam Lecomte can. The Peterborough resident and Greenville native said Thursday the December accident turned his outlook right side up. Lecomte is much more optimistic, and is no … 0

Rindge: Guilty plea withdrawn in fraud case

Monday, March 2, 2015

After admitting in May to four counts of tax fraud in connection with a fraudulent investment scheme in which he allegedly stole millions of dollars from his investors, a Rindge man has now withdrawn his guilty plea. Aaron E. Olson, of Rindge, told the court that he misunderstood the possible ramifications of his plea agreement — particularly, how much incarceration time he might … 0

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Jaffrey Tuesday, Feb. 17 Accident: At 10:16 a.m., police received a call from a woman reporting an accident she had been in this morning. Sonjia Muhonen, 20, of Jaffrey stated that at approximately 6:40 a.m. she was traveling southbound on Gilmore Pond Road when a vehicle pulled out … 0

Peterborough: Fairpoint unions ratify collective bargaining plan

Monday, February 23, 2015

A handful of FairPoint technicians picketed on the sidewalk outside the telecommunication provider’s building on Concord Street in Peterborough in the rain, sleet, and snow from October through February. Meanwhile, customers of FairPoint in Sharon and Temple lacked telephone services for two months. The six or seven local … 0

Basketball: Malo scores 41, but Conant gets the win

Monday, February 23, 2015

Eric Saucier’s goal is to have his Orioles hold their opponents to 40 points or fewer. Thursday night, Conant couldn’t manage to keep Raymond’s Colby Malo under 40 himself. The 6’5” center put on a show, draining threes … 0

Indoor track: Haase second in state, sets school record

Monday, February 23, 2015

Conant’s Justin Haase had a big day at the state indoor track championships on Saturday, placing second in the state in shot put and breaking his own school record in the process. Haase’s mark of 50’7” was longer than anyone else from DI or DII by over three … 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