Mason

Mason: 2 nabbed on warrants

Monday, May 18, 2015

Police arrested two former Meetinghouse Hill Road residents on warrants May 7, including a woman who police say has been avoiding arrest since at least September of last year. Mason police had active warrants for the arrests of Ashley Leighton, 27, and Amos Hoskins, 70. The couple was formerly living together in Mason, but recently relocated to Amherst, police said. … 0

Mason: Police searching for suspect

Monday, May 18, 2015

Police are seeking a Mason man wanted on criminal mischief charges, after a domestic disturbance on Brookline Road, according to Police Chief Kevin Maxwell. The Mason Police Department investigated a domestic disturbance on May 1, when a woman reported her former boyfriend, James Beers, 37, of Mason, allegedly broke her cell phone and … 0

Mason/Brookline: Standoff in Mason ends with all OK

Monday, May 11, 2015

A four and a half hour standoff between police and a man who allegedly brandished a gun at another driver ended peacefully on Saturday night. Police Saturday received a report at about 2 p.m. that a driver on Mason Road, apparently upset that the motorist in front of him had stopped to help … 1

Mason: Rabies clinic set for Saturday

Friday, April 3, 2015

The town’s rabies clinic is scheduled for Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon at the Mann House. Dr. Christine Schlupf, a former Mason resident, from the Humane Society for Greater Nashua will be administering vaccinations. All dogs must be on leashes and all cats in carriers. Bring prior … 0

Mason: Supper celebrates police chief

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Tonight from 5:30 to 7 p.m. in Fellowship Hall at Mason Church, enjoy a homecooked meal and a special cake to honor retiring Police Chief Barry Hutchins. The menu includes barbecue chicken, rice, green beans, cole slaw, rolls, hot and cold beverages and a special cake and other … 0

Temple: Lions Club shares donations locally

Monday, March 30, 2015

The Souhegan Lions Club has made numerous donations to both local and state charities and people over the last few months. Recipients are Fund for New Ipswich’s Linda Swenson, $100; two area eye assistance requests, $500; Touchstone Farm, Temple, $100; Peterborough’s Dollars For Scholars, $100; N.H. Girl Scouts … 0

Mason: Kinder Morgan proposes natural gas for Mason

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

MASON — Many residents were outraged with Kinder Morgan representatives at an informational presentation Tuesday, after company officials said bringing the proposed pipeline and lateral line through town would directly benefit the community. According to Kinder Morgan Director … 0

Achievement:

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Emily Messer of Mason, a junior, was named to the honors list for the winter trimester at Lawrence Academy, Groton, Massachusetts. … 0

Mason: Calendar raffle held to support school club

Thursday, March 12, 2015

The Mason Elementary School club is holding a fundraiser to help support field trips, after-school programs, and allow for activities like School Spirit Week and Staff Appreciation Week. This year the club is holding a calendar raffle. Each $5 ticket gives the holder 30 chances to win a … 0

MASON: Building inspector wanted

Monday, March 16, 2015

MASON — The town is looking for a new Building Inspector, according to a message posted Thursday on the town’s website. Select Board Member Bernie O’Grady said the current Building Inspector, Eric Anderson, is finding it too demanding to balance his business and his duties to the town. … 0

Mason: Move to end health benefits fails

Monday, March 16, 2015

Although Mason’s Town Meeting on Saturday at Mason Elementary School lasted close to seven hours, voters approved almost all of the warrant’s 17 articles without much controversy, said Selectmen Charles Moser on Monday. Only three petition articles failed … 0

Mason/Temple: Voters oppose change in voting

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Status quo reigns in Temple, Mason and the Mason School District, as articles that pitted SB2 verses Town or District Meeting all fell short of the passing mark. In Temple and Mason, the towns decided to keep their Town Meetings, while the Mason School District will continue to … 0

Mason: All-day kindergarten nixed

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Jim McCormick, principal of Mason Elementary School, wasn’t disappointed the public voted down lengthening kindergarten from its current 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. schedule to all-day. McCormick, also the superintendent, said he was just testing the waters for the warrant article that failed 153 No to 94 Yes … 0