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Jaffrey: Injured, lost hikers rescued

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

N.H. Fish and Game Conservation Officers were kept busy with two rescues, one after the other, at Mount Monadnock on Tuesday afternoon and evening, according to a press release issued Wednesday afternoon by Conservation Officer Jonathan M. DeLisle. At 3:11 p.m., Fish and Game was called for report of a hiker in need of assistance who had sustained a lower leg injury. The victim, Jocelyn Frain, 32, of Hinsdale, was … 0

Jaffrey: Firehouse museum open house features historic equipment

Friday, August 22, 2014

The newly painted red doors of Monadnock 4 were swung open last Saturday afternoon for an Open House at the Jaffrey Historical Society’s firehouse museum on Route 124 in Jaffrey Center. Once an active fire station for the western part of the town, the building features a collection of photographs, memorabilia and artifacts … 0

Letter: Book discussions an opportunity

Friday, August 15, 2014

To the editor: A reader’s treat awaits at the Ingalls Memorial Library in Rindge. Once a month, readers are invited to meet for a book group discussion on the classics, led by Marcia Breckenridge. What makes this group so interesting and fun is Marcia. She is a retired teacher of British and American literature. She brings us the background of the book and … 0

Jaffrey: Farmers Market suspends operations with plans to reinvent in 2015

Friday, August 15, 2014

The Jaffrey Community Farmers Market is suspending operations for the remainder of the 2014 season. “A late crop season, a lack of market patrons coupled with a dwindling the number of available farmers at the Saturday time has led to an overall decline in weekly traffic at the … 0

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Dublin Thor Davenport, 23, Marlborough, speeding, $206 fine. Daniel Ramage, 41, Dublin, operating without a valid license, $124 fine. Corey Fifield, 21, Loudon, unlawful possession of alcohol, $1,240 fine, license to operate a vehicle suspended for 24 months, all but five months to be held in abeyance; transportation … 0

Letter: The Jaffrey library thanks you

Friday, August 8, 2014

To the editor: I am writing to express my gratitude for the many who lined up on Riverfest morning, July 26, to support our annual Friends of the Library book sale. Our sale was incredibly well-attended, with a line outside our doors before we opened! Each year, the … 0

Letter: Misconceptions on Northern Pass

Friday, August 15, 2014

To the editor: Recently, this paper covered a speech made by the president of the Society for the Protection of New Hampshire Forests to the Amos Fortune Forum. One of the issues discussed was the Northern Pass. Unfortunately, the article repeated many of the inaccuracies the Forest Society … 0

Rindge: Restitution order in fraud case pending

Thursday, August 14, 2014

The sentencing of Aaron Olson of Rindge, who pleaded guilty to tax evasion charges in May, has been delayed, as prosecutors and defense attorneys work to complete a restitution order. The order could potentially call for the return of up to $27.8 million to Olson’s friends, family and … 0

Jaffrey: she who tells a story

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

From war-torn landscapes taken on the frontlines of conflict to artistic capturing of quiet moments of contemplation, a picture is worth a thousand words. Or, in the case of the pictures of twelve female photographers from the Middle … 0

Jaffrey: Saying farewell

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Katherine Rogalski is shown at a cake and ice cream party held at St. Patrick School in her honor as she completes 35 years of teaching. She is retiring as Kindergarten teacher. … 0

Jaffrey: ‘Regeneration’ next book discussion

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

The next title in the monthly book discussion series at the Jaffrey Public Library will be “Regeneration” by Pat Barker on Sept. 8 at 2 p.m. Copies are available at the library. For more information, call 532-7301. … 0

Jaffrey: Friendly Meal is set for Aug. 21

Monday, August 11, 2014

The Jaffrey Friendly Meals for seniors will be held on Aug. 21 at the VFW post, with the meal served at noon. The menu will be grilled ham steak, sweet potato, buttered peas and pineapple cake. A Nurse Is In clinic, with a wellness nurse from Home Healthcare, … 0

Jaffrey: Dance registration begins Aug. 21

Monday, August 11, 2014

My Heart Leaps Up! Center For Dance Education will hold registration for its 2014-2015 dance season on Aug. 21 and 28, from 4 to 8 p.m., and Saturday, Aug. 23, from 10 a.m. to noon. Classes will be available for ages 3 and up and include preschool creative … 0