Jaffrey

Jaffrey/Rindge: Newly forming Lions Club seeks members

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Two one-hour organizational meetings for a newly forming Jaffrey-Rindge Lions Club are planned for Oct. 1 and 15. Both meetings will take place at 8 p.m. at the at the Jaffrey Chamber of Commerce. After a couple of years without a Lions Club in these communities, a team from the surrounding clubs and the district are recruiting men and women to become Lions to form this new club. Lions International … 0

Jaffrey: Cutting to the Corps

Monday, September 29, 2014

JAFFREY — A short walk from the entrance to Children’s Woods on Stratton Road, there are a group of people busily working among huge logs of hemlock. The logs have been felled and dragged to their current location to become the base of a walking bridge. Six volunteers are steadily stripping the wood … 0

Letter: What are Brown’s achievements?

Monday, September 22, 2014

To the editor: In Scott Brown’s latest TV ad he says, “I’ll be an independent Senator that votes for New Hampshire first.” If this is the kind of Senator he is, wouldn’t he still be the Senator from Massachusetts? Jeanne Shaheen’s ads list her accomplishments as a Senator. What are Scott Brown’s accomplishments? William Graf Jaffrey … 0

Jaffrey: Library continues black and white film series

Monday, September 8, 2014

The Jaffrey Public Library will be continuing its popular film program this fall. “Classics in Black and White, Part Seven” will be presented on Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. in the library meeting room. This season will feature films from 1936 up to 1965 The series opened on Sept. … 0

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Jaffrey Tuesday, Aug. 26 Criminal mischief: At 6:20 p.m., police received a report from a Jaffrey resident regarding vandalism to his mailbox, believed to be caused sometime during the night. The resident repaired the dents and painted the box, and repaired his neighbor’s mailbox which also was damaged. … 0

Letter: This foundation thanks you all

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

To the editor: To the Jaffrey-Rindge Community: Thank you for your support of the Jaffrey-Rindge Educational Foundation at the recent Breakfast Fundraiser. Over 100 members of the community attended to enjoy the great breakfast and a wonderful time of community. The fundraiser was a great success due to … 0

Rindge: No yields in search for ‘spice’

Friday, September 5, 2014

Editor’s note: This article appears in the Sept. 6 edition of the Concord Monitor. In recent weeks, Rep. Susan Emerson of Rindge has trekked around to dozens of stores in her community and nearby towns in search of “spice,” or the synthetic marijuana substance that prompted Gov. Maggie … 0

Jaffrey: DWI charge for Swanzey man after crash

Monday, September 8, 2014

A Swanzey man has been charged with DWI, after crashing his Jeep into two street poles on Aug. 31 in Jaffrey. Adam Buckley, 25, was travelling north on Stratton Road in his Red 2000 Jeep Cherokee when he went off the roadway, striking a telephone pole and a … 0

Jaffrey-Rindge: Eye surgery sought for 7-year-old

Monday, September 8, 2014

Dustin Allen Whitney-Bechard turned 7 last week, just a few days after he started a new year as a second-grader at Jaffrey Grade School. Although Dustin now lives in Rindge, he entered school in Jaffrey when his family … 0

Jaffrey/New Ipswich: Man sentenced in 2013 theft

Monday, September 8, 2014

A former Jaffrey man has been sentenced in the case of a June 2013 burglary of a home on Old New Ipswich Road in Rindge, where thousands in cash, credit cards and electronic devices were stolen. The sentence will include thousands of dollars in restitution to the homeowner, … 0

JAFFREY: Tom Hassan salutes MFS volunteers

Monday, September 8, 2014

JAFFREY — Tom Hassan, New Hampshire’s “First Gentleman” and the husband of Gov. Maggie Hassan, presented a special recognition award to Steve Applebee, a volunteer at the Monadnock Adult Care Center in Jaffrey, on Aug. 29. Applebee, a … 0

Jaffrey: Lost Mt. Monadnock hikers found on road

Monday, September 8, 2014

Two Massachusetts men were found walking on Route 12 towards Keene after getting lost, while hiking Mount Monadnock on Saturday. Caleb Abrams, 22, and Victor Diaz, 18, began hiking up the White Arrow Trail with Abrams’ parents when the duo decided to break from the group and “trail … 0

Birth announcement:

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Born at Monadnock Community Hospital, Peterborough: PIPITONE: Twin boys, Benjamin Erwin, weighing 6 pounds, 11 ounces, and Tobias Christopher, weighing 5 pounds, 3 ounces, to David and Elizabeth Pipitone of Rindge, Aug. 14, 2014. They join sister Miranda. … 0