Jaffrey

Many came to Monday's School Board meeting to show their support for Rindge Memorial School Principal Jurg Jenzer, who announced he is stepping down after this school year.

Jaffrey-Rindge: Board sets graduation date

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

RINDGE — The School Board unanimously approved two key scheduling decisions at Monday’s meeting, one setting a graduation date for Conant High School and the other moving two teacher workshops to the end of the school year, in order to push the last day of school up to June 19. The changes allow for the last day of school to … 0

Jaffrey-Rindge School District: Parents support retiring principal

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

RINDGE — It was a full crowd at the Rindge Memorial School cafeteria on Monday as a wealth of residents, teachers, and others came to show their support for retiring principal Jurg Jenzer, who announced his retirement in a letter to the district on Feb. 16. Those in support of Jenzer took time to speak, both during and after the School Board meeting, … 0

Conant girls heading to the championship

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

They’ve been working hard all year to get to this point, and now it all comes down to one game. The Conant girls ran the table in Division III, dispatched all comers in the playoffs, and now they are a win away from an undefeated state championship season — but it won’t be … 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

Achievement:

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

Letters: Pipeline jobs? Join the union

Thursday, February 19, 2015

To the editor: There are many sources of information about the Northeast Energy Direct pipeline proposed by Kinder Morgan/Tennessee Gas. However, to date, I have not seen anything as clear about “job opportunities on the pipeline” as I found on the cover of the summer 2014 magazine of … 0

Editorial: Talking about our carbon footprint

Monday, February 23, 2015

In June of 2014, the Ledger-Transcript began reporting on the accomplishments of the Conant High School Environmental Club. It was less than a year before that, that the Jaffrey-Rindge School District had begun to recycle. But in just that short time, we learned, a 4-cubic-yard recycling container had … 0

Achievement:

Monday, February 23, 2015

Haley Goodwin of Jaffrey was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Olivet Nazarene University, Bourbonnais, Ill. To make the list, a student must have been enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student and must have attained a semester grade point average of 3.50 or higher … 0

Jaffrey: ‘She’s the best mom’

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Cynthia Greco was one of 28 parents to be honored at the 8th Annual Unsung Hero Parent Recognition Awards earlier this month. It’s a program that honors parents and caregivers who go above and beyond the call of … 0