Lyndeborough

Lyndeborough: Select Board adopts snow removal ordinance to help keep roads clear and safe

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

LYNDEBOROUGH — The Select Board is putting the weight of a town ordinance behind an effort to keep town roadways clear and safe for winter snowplowing. During its Aug. 20 meeting, the board voted to establish an ordinance that could result in fines of up to $1,000 for residents who don’t comply, according to the ordinance’s wording. The town has never had such an ordinance, but Select Board Chair Fred … 0

Wilton-Lyndeborough: Board concerned about consolidation costs

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

LYNDEBOROUGH — Select Board members are concerned that emerging costs of an addition and renovations to the district’s two elementary schools could mean an impact to the town’s tax rate, despite initial promises that the breakdown of the bond payment would result in a flat rate for Lydeborough. At a Select Board meeting on Aug. 20, the board discussed possible safety concerns and … 0

Wilton-Lyndeborough: School construction zone

Monday, August 25, 2014

WILTON — One look at the Florence Rideout Elementary School from the outside, and it is obvious that construction of the school’s new addition is well underway. To one side, there’s a parking lot that has never been there before, offering 18 new parking spaces. Just beyond that, the ground is torn up, … 0

Call for local riders to support biking for a cure

Thursday, May 29, 2014

“We are putting out the call for bike riders to join us, as we bike for a cure and travel the beautiful state of New Hampshire. For the last sixty years fire fighters have responded to the call for help to find a cure for neuromuscular diseases and … 0

Softball: WLC takes a pair from Mascenic

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

After rain postponed both their first meetings of the season and their proposed makeup doubleheader, the WLC and Mascenic softball and baseball teams finally got a chance to play two in Wilton on Sunday. It was a beautiful … 0

Baseball: Mascenic sweeps WLC in doubleheader

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

After rain postponed both their first meetings of the season and their proposed makeup doubleheader, the WLC and Mascenic softball and baseball teams finally got a chance to play two in Wilton on Sunday. It was a beautiful … 0

Lyndeborough: Four artists’ exhibit open Saturday

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

“Culminations,” an exhibit at the Home Gallery, will be open on Saturday. Sculpture in steel and cast glass, oil paintings, hand-pulled prints, and functional art will be on display from 3 to 6 p.m. The work exhibited is by four family members: Aaron T. Brown’s large scale steel … 0

Milestones:

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Keene State College has announced the names of 1,091 students who are candidates for graduation this month with associate’s, bachelor’s, or master’s degrees. This year’s graduating class includes: Marriah Ingalls of Hancock, graduating with a BA (Cum Laude), Amanda McKernan of Peterborough, graduating with a BFA (Cum Laude), … 0

State elections taking shape

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

The Monadnock region will be sending at least two new members to the N.H. Senate this fall, as longtime state Senators Bob Odell and Peter Bragdon have announced that they don’t plan to run for re-election. And many … 0

Roundup: Fisher strikes out 700th career batter

Monday, May 19, 2014

ConVal baseball The ConVal varsity baseball team defeated Milford 4-0 on May 14. Cougar ace Ivon Clough pitched six and one-third innings, striking out eight, and giving up just three hits. Clough helped his own cause, adding two … 0

Lyndeborough: Colonial history program at library

Monday, May 12, 2014

A presentation on colonial New Hampshire will be held at the J.A. Tarbell Library on May 23, at 7 p.m. Jere Daniell, Dartmouth College, will explore New Hampshire’s colonial history with a particular emphasis on Lyndeborough. The program is free and is offered through the New Hampshire Humanities … 0

Letter to the Editor: School boards and personnel issues

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

To the editor: Having dealt with personnel issues from the school board’s perspective I cannot help but agree with the editor’s opinion that the Mascenic School board should be more transparent with their voters. The Right to Know Law protects employees from undue public scrutiny. That is the … 0

Farmers’ markets set to begin this week

Monday, May 12, 2014

The sun is out, and across the region, green things are springing from the earth. This week marks the opening for many open-air farmers’ markets around the region, where not only local growers, but also craftsmen and producers … 0