Mason

MIlestone:

Monday, April 7, 2014

Aimee LaLancette of Mason, a junior nursing major at Saint Anselm College, Manchester, was was inducted into the college’s TAU Chapter of Delta Epsilon Sigma National Scholastic Honor Society. Forty students were inducted in a ceremony on campus. Delta Epsilon Sigma is a national scholastic honor society for students, faculty and alumni of colleges and universities with a Catholic tradition. Juniors must have a 3.2 cumulative grade point average and … 0

Mason: Comedic musician featured during Coffee House open mic

Monday, April 14, 2014

Boston-based comedic singer/songwriter Howie Newman will be the featured performer at the Living Room Coffee House to be held April 19, at the Mason Congregational Church. Newman combines music, comedy and audience participation. His songs, which are suitable for all ages, embrace quirky topics like smart phones, middle-aged dating, the weather, interstellar garbage … 0

Monday, March 31, 2014

Mason Tuesday, Feb. 25 Theft: A resident reported that back in September he did some excavation work after hauling several loads of material to a man’s house and the man never paid him. The man was contacted by Mason police and given until March 4 to pay $406.65, or a warrant would be sought. Wednesday, Feb. 26 Livestock complaint: At 10:31 p.m., a … 0

Letter: Record number of runners on Jan. 1

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

To the editor: The Souhegan Lions Club, serving the towns of Temple, New Ipswich, Mason and Greenville, thank all those who participated in our New Year’s Day Peanut Butter Chip Chase 5K Run/Walk Road Race. A record 211 runners/walkers took part in a great race, the post-race food … 0

Viewpoint: We should invest in start-ups

Monday, January 13, 2014

New Hampshire’s economy continues recover at a steady pace, which is why we must continue to be focused on job creation and economic growth through creating economic opportunity by supporting business growth and innovation. Which is why I have … 0

Real Estate Q&A: Taking a look at residential market

Monday, January 13, 2014

How would you define the current real estate market? Cathy Cambal-Hayward: It continues to be a challenging market for our sellers and wonderful opportunities for buyers across the board — from the first time home buyer to the … 0

Real Estate Q&A: Inside the commercial market

Monday, January 13, 2014

Overall, how would you characterize the health and the short-term future of the local commercial real estate market? Michelle Lange: Yes, most definitely there has been improvement in the local commercial market in 2013. Business confidence was up. … 0

Letter: A day of fire and ice in New Ipswich

Monday, January 13, 2014

To the editor: On Jan. 3 there was a house fire in New Ipswich. New Hampshire firefighters from New Ipswich, Greenville, Temple, Mason, Jaffrey and Dublin, and Massachusetts firefighters from Ashby and Ashburnham answered the call and put out the fire, all without an injury. Firefighters, their equipment … 0

Engagement announcement: Colleen Lewis — Brendan Ringer

Wednesday, January 8, 2014

Robert and Nancy Lewis of Fountain Hills, Ariz., have announced the engagement of their daughter, Colleen, to Brendan Ringer, son of Steve and Diana Ringer of Winchendon, Mass. The bride-to-be is a 2004 graduate of Conant High School, … 0

WEdding announcement: Mike Landry — Samantha Smith

Monday, December 30, 2013

Samantha Smith, daughter of Guy Smith and Kinberly Smith, and Mike Landry, son of Glenda Landry and Paul Landry Sr., were married Oct. 11, 2013 in a double ring ceremony at Mason Congregational Church, followed by a reception … 0

Mason: Salary increases drive budget plan

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

MASON — The Mason Select Board continued its review of the proposed budget for the upcoming year on Tuesday, with wage increases a common factor. Modest salary increases for some employees were submitted by department heads this year. In additional, voters may get to weigh in on several … 1

Peterborough: Frozen in time

Wednesday, December 11, 2013

It was Dec. 11, 2008, and the region was covered in ice. Trees were down. Power was out. Residents were lined up outside the few establishments still open, trying to get supplies. People were investing in “paper generators,” … 0

Mason: Proposed operating budget up 2 percent

Wednesday, December 4, 2013

MASON — Residents can expect to see some warrant article requests for new vehicles, for both the police and highway departments this year, after the Select Board met with department heads in the first half of its review … 0