Lyndeborough

Album review: The Chatfield Phoenix offers up duality and emotion on latest release

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

“Nest of Bones,” the new album by Hancock/Peterborough duo The Chatfield Phoenix, is an exercise in duality. Seth Chatfield and Adam Phoenix play off each other perfectly, with a pair of acoustic guitars and vocal harmonies twisting and fusing together to form one voice, at sometimes plaintive, at others rising in an animalian snarl. Role reversal plays a big part here, from the album art, the onstage persona and even the music itself. The title track finds the two trailing each other vocally, Phoenix nipping at Chatfield’s heels; the next track, “For the Birds,” flips that script in what may be the catchiest song about … 0

Achievement:

Monday, July 14, 2014

The following students were named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at The University of Maine at Orono: Amber Makela of Lyndeborough and Tyler Savoie of Greenville. To make the list students must complete 12 or more credit hours in the semester and earn a grade point average of 3.5 or higher. … 0

Letter: Gas tax makes sense to me

Friday, July 11, 2014

To the editor: The recently enacted gas tax is an example of good common-sense legislation. New Hampshire roads and bridges need attention, whether it is I-93 to attract business and tourism or smaller roads to save on wear and tear on our cars. The 4-cent tax increase in a tax that has not been increased in over 20 years will cost me about … 0

Achievement:

Monday, June 16, 2014

Kyle Tonseth of Lyndeborough was named to the honor roll for the spring semester at University of Oklahoma at Norman. To make the list a student must be enrolled full time in at least 12 credit hours. … 0

Achievement:

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Katelynn Kelleher of New Ipswich was named to the president’s list for the spring session at Lakes Region Community College, Laconia. She is majoring in fire science. To make the list a student must have a 3.75 grade point average or above. Ryan McQuade of Lyndeborough was named … 0

Graduation:

Monday, June 23, 2014

The following students graduated from the University of Hartford, College of Arts and Sciences, Hartford, Conn., May 18: Hannah Crosby of Lyndeborough, cum laude, Bachelor of Arts in pyschology; and Jarec Rondeau of Rindge, magna cum laude, Bachelor of Science in chemistry. … 0

Candidate roster for state, federal seats are finalized

Monday, June 16, 2014

As of the end of the filing period Friday, the following candidates had filed for state and federal offices for local districts, according to the N.H. Secretary of State’s website: Governor: Ian Freeman (D-Keene), Maggie Hassan (D-Exeter), Clecia … 0

Softball: 3: It's a magic number

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

WLC’s three senior captains have been playing sports together since they were in the fifth grade, forming a tight-knit trio on and off the field. And while they played big roles in the Warriors’ 2012 state championship and … 0

WLC: Technology upgrades on the table

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

WILTON — The district has recently developed a plan to bring the district up to speed with technology, but at a cost that may be too steep, some School Board members said during a board meeting Tuesday. The … 0

WLC: ‘Set your course by the stars...’

Monday, June 9, 2014

WILTON — Forty-eight seniors from Wilton and Lyndeborough strode proudly across the stage in the high school’s gym Friday night during the Wilton-Lyndeborough Cooperative High School’s graduation ceremony. Principal Brian Bagley, addressing the graduates, urged them to challenge … 0

Court log: June 5, 2014

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Jaffrey police Matthew Nevers, 29, of Jaffrey, suspended registration, $336 with $150 suspended for 12 months on the condition of no further misdemeanors or felonies and no violations for serious matters; driving without a valid license, $286 with $100 suspended for 12 months on the condition of no … 0

Graduation:

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

During its 110th Commencement exercises on May 18, Clark University awarded 544 bachelor’s degrees, 472 master’s, and 24 doctoral degrees. The following local students received degrees: Lauren C. Cyr of Lyndeborough; Bachelor of Arts in history and English, Robert C. Meissner of Dublin; Bachelor of Arts in management, … 0

Viewpoint: What does it take to reinvent our educational system?

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Why do communities care so much about kids? It is not just because strong education systems attract well-educated parents — the entrepreneurs, employers and employees that drive the state’s economic engine and citizen government. It is not just because failing youth and their offspring drain social service resources … 0