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Basketball: Hoops for Hope game set for Feb. 10

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Six years ago, some members of the Conant girls’ basketball team started a tradition that is still going strong today — the Hoops For Hope fundraiser basketball game. The girls used their game against Fall Mountain as a fundraiser for a breast cancer charity, raised some money, and had so much fun doing it that they decided to do the same thing again the next year. “The cool thing is … 0

Girls’ basketball: Warriors thrash Mules in blowout

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Even after a blowout win against Newmarket Tuesday night, the Warrior girls team can’t rest on their laurels too much. “We can’t be overconfident — we’re not that good!” said head coach Dennis Claire after Tuesday’s game. They looked pretty good against Newmarket, however, jumping out to an early 6-0 lead against the … 0

Basketball: Warriors use balanced attack to beat Newmarket

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

When you’re talking about the WLC boys’ basketball team, the conversation starts with Jordan Litts. The talented senior is a Player of the Year candidate, and the Warriors have won every game he’s played in (he was forced to sit out their only loss, to Epping, with injury). And, indeed, he made his … 0

Rindge: Market Basket now fully in Artie T.’s hands

Monday, December 15, 2014

The sale of Market Basket to Arthur T. “Artie T.” Demoulas was completed Friday afternoon, after it was announced in September that Demoulas and his sisters reached an agreement to buy the grocery chain from their cousins, and that the sale would be finalized over the next several … 0

Girls’ Basketball: Warriors kick early season blues vs. Epping

Monday, December 15, 2014

After the WLC girls’ first two games of the season — winnable games against Hinsdale and Newmarket that slipped through the Warriors’ fingers — it was hard to know what to expect when they squared off against Epping … 0

Editorial: Take matters into your own hands

Monday, December 15, 2014

When you want to get something done, sometimes, you just have to do it yourself. That’s what we’ve learned from some folks interviewed for two stories in today’s paper. The first concerns the Ingalls Memorial Library in Rindge. The 120-year-old library has undergone several renovations in the past … 0

Lyndeborough: State Trooper is arrested for DWI

Monday, December 8, 2014

A former Lyndeborough State Trooper’s arrest information was omitted from police logs, after he was taken into custody following a motor incident in which he was allegedly driving while intoxicated. David Myer, 28, of Lyndeborough was not included in Bedford Police Department police logs, after police responded to … 0

Roundup: WLC girls drop first contest

Monday, December 8, 2014

WLC girls’ basketball The Warriors traveled to defending champions Hinsdale on Friday night to open the season. In a game in which neither team had much success putting the ball in the basket, WLC had a chance late, but let it slip away. Down three points with three … 0

Wilton-Lyndeborough: WLC names Students of the Month

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Wilton-Lyndeborough Cooperative Middle School has named its Students of the Month for September October. Above left are October’s students. Front row from left: sixth-graders Sam Townsend and Sasha Lutz and seventh-grader Mackenzie Hayden; back row, seventh-grader Aidan Rapp … 0

Lyndeborough: Winn Mountain wins contract

Thursday, December 4, 2014

When New Hampshire’s first Royal Governor, Benning Wentworth, governor 1741-1767, built his home at Portsmouth in the 1750s, he built his waterfront home from several existing structures. The buildings were all cobbled together, with varying rooflines and with more than 50 windows of different sizes. The historic property, … 0

Bennington: Record numbers hit slopes

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

While many dug their cars out from Wednesday’s snowstorm or attempted to stay warm without electricity this weekend, thousands congregated to Crotched Mountain Ski and Ride for the ski resorts opening weekend from Friday to Sunday. And because … 0

Basketball: New blood versus old favorites

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Thanksgiving weekend is a time for returning home and being with friends and family. Around here, there’s an annual tradition, one of the rites of fall, that marks the beginning of the transition into winter — alumni basketball … 0

Viewpoint: Costs to ratepayers piling up, but who’s listening?

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

It is encouraging to read that PSNH CEO William Quinlan believes the cost of burying the Northern Pass project may be on the low-end of estimates. However, ratepayers need to be mindful of two important points: (1) Underground transmission line projects with the capacity and voltage of Northern … 0