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jaffrey / New Ipswich: Motorcyclist killed in Rte. 124 crash

Monday, July 28, 2014

JAFFREY — Family and friends will remember Frederick “Fred” Hammann as a man who got the most he could out of every day. Hammann, 43, a Navy veteran and New Ipswich resident died Wednesday from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident in Jaffrey on Wednesday afternoon. Some time shortly before 3:47 p.m. when the accident was reported, Frederick W. Hammann, … 0

jaffrey-rindge: Interim deans and principals fill void

Monday, July 28, 2014

JAFFREY — The Jaffrey-Rindge School Board announced plans to employ four administrators in interim positions for the upcoming school year, during a July 24 meeting. Conant High School Assistant Principal Larry Pimental will continue to serve as interim principal for the high School, and Jaffrey-Rindge Middle School Assistant Principal Rob Clark will continue as interim principal for the middle school. JRMS teacher Lisa … 0

Letter: Thanks to all for cupcake event

Thursday, July 24, 2014

To the editor: The Night of 1,000 Cupcakes in Jaffrey, sponsored by the Jaffrey Civic Center on July 17, a perfect summer evening, was a rousing success. Nearly 3,500 cupcakes were admired, chosen, and consumed by a crowd of more than 1,500 eager eaters. The Cupcake Committee and the Directors and Incorporators of the Civic Center would like to thank our many creative … 0

Jaffrey: Legion defeats top seeded Lebanon

Monday, July 14, 2014

The Jaffrey Legion Baseball Team currently sits in third place in the A2 division, half a game out of second place and a playoff spot. … 0

Peterborough: Lions Club names Melvin Jones Award recipient

Monday, July 14, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — John “Jack” Nieskens, received the highest award of recognition possible in Lionism, the Melvin Jones Award, at the annual awards night of the Peterborough Lions Club. The award is usually given to a club member who … 0

Jaffrey: Ketchum’s Soccer camp to be offered

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Jaffrey Parks and Recreation Department is now accepting registrations for the Ketchum’s Kickers Soccer Camp. Ketchum’s Kickers is an instructional soccer camp offered by Peter Ketchum. Ketchum is a long time physical education instructor at Great Brook School and has coached soccer at many levels. The camp will … 0

Cooks and farmers, a necessary connection

Thursday, July 10, 2014

I remember how our family would endure those winters of yesteryear. We faced the worst that Mother Nature had to dish out, and yet, one way or the other we got through each winter. Winters back then, much … 1

Letter: Many to thank for July 4 event

Monday, July 7, 2014

To the editor: The 14th Annual Fourth of July reading of the Declaration of Independence at the Jaffrey Meetinghouse was a festive and patriotic occasion enjoyed by a standing-room only audience. The events that followed — open houses at the Little Red Schoolhouse, the presence of Jaffrey’s antique … 0

Sailing: Sailing for a world championship

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Editor’s note: Herb Motley, who lives in Jaffrey, spent the last week of June in the Norwegian port of Tønsberg, competing in the World Championship of the International One Design class of racing sailboats. Here’s his account of … 0

Jaffrey: A look at life, at age 100

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

A banner is spread across the wall in one of the rooms at Good Shepherd Nursing Home in Jaffrey. “Happy Birthday!” it proclaims in bright letters. And just above it, stapled cheekily to the center of the banner, … 0

Jaffrey: Wallace Tripp Art in Jaffrey exhibit

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Peterborough artist Wallace Tripp will be a special guest artist at a solo art exhibit by Keene artist Bob Askey at the jaffrey Civic Center. The exhibit opens July 18 and runs through Aug. 17. A public reception … 0

Dublin: DelRossi’s Trattoria celebrates 25 years of food and music

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Elaina and David DelRossi are the duo behind DelRossi’s Trattoria, a one-of-a-kind venue that successfully married an unlikely couple: fine Italian cuisine and live Bluegrass music. This year, they celebrate 25 years. You’ve heard the saying, “Food is … 0

Achievement: Achievement

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Elizabeth Quick of Jaffrey was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at the Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, N.Y. … 0