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The Peterborough Chamber of Commerce will host an online art auction from April 22 through May 4.

Peterborough: GET YOUR BIDS IN

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

It’s time to dust off your virtual bidding paddle and prepare for the annual Peterborough Chamber of Commerce’s online art auction, featuring paintings, photographs and sculpture from artists around the region and beyond. This Friday, potential buyers will get the opportunity to view the art and meet the artists during the auction’s art opening. The art will be on display at Sterling Business Management on Route 202 starting Friday and through the art auction, which will be held from April 22 through May 4. Linda Greenwood of Peterborough submitted two of her photographs to the auction this year. Greenwood specializes in photographing florals and landscapes, … 0

Court log: April 8, 2014

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Greenfield police Joshua Forand, 26, of New Boston, operating without a valid license, $124. Whitney Horak, 19, of Lyndeborough, possession of marijuana, $560 with $250 suspended for 12 months on the condition of no further misdemeanors or felonies and no violations for serious or alcohol-related matters; transporting an alcoholic beverage, $372; transportation of a controlled drug, charges not carried forward. Dennis Lorden, 21, … 0

New Ipswich: Board OK’s carnival for June

Monday, April 14, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — East Coast Midways is coming to town in early June, in support of the town’s American Youth Soccer Organization. Mindy Buxton of the AYSO met with the Select Board on Tuesday to discuss the possibility of hosting a carnival, with full-scale rides and games on the Babe Ruth field in the town’s park on Playground Road. Buxton had met with … 0

2014 BASEBALL PREVIEW: Baseball is back in the Monadnock region

Monday, April 14, 2014

The crack of the bat has already begun to ring out around the Monadnock region, as the high school baseball season kicked off last night. With Conant seeking to go back to back after a big title win … 0

Roundup: ConVal’s Hardwick takes first in girls discus

Monday, April 14, 2014

On Friday, the ConVal track team participated in their season opener at Souhegan High School. Four schools participated in the meet, Hollis-Brookline, Souhegan, Pelham and ConVal. ConVal had several top three finishes in a number of events. Leading … 0

Court log: April 15, 2014

Monday, April 14, 2014

Dublin police Suzanne Deschuiteneer, 53, of Greenfield, speeding, case dismissed at the State’s request. Hancock police Stacie Corliss, 26, of Peterborough, speeding, case dismissed at the State’s request. Jaffrey police Jesse Balcom, 22, of Jaffrey, case hearing for possession of controlled/narcotic drugs on Jan. 1, 2013, case status … 0

New Ipswich: Children’s show on stage tonight

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

A children’s show called “A Walk in the Woods” by Debbie Metzler will be performed at Mascenic High School tonight at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for children. There will be a pre-show craft at 6 p.m. There will be a brief intermission and … 0

Mascenic: Destination team holds fundraiser

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Saturday the Highbridge Hill Destination Imagination team will be holding a car wash and bake sale fundraiser at the New Ipswich Fire Department from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.   The team that has been working for the last 6 months on the technical challenge that earned them … 0

New Ipswich: Gillis honored in Scout ceremony

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

John Gillis, 18, of Boy Scout Troop 42, will be honored at a special Eagle Scout ceremony at the New Ipswich Congregational Church on April 19 at noon. The public is invited to attend. To earn Scouting’s highest … 0

New Ipswich: Town will spend $165K on new dump truck

Monday, April 7, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — The Select Board agreed to expend $165,000 for the purchase of a new six-wheel dump truck during its Tuesday meeting. According to a video recording of the meeting posted on the town’s website, the board met with Road Agent Peter Goewey to discuss the purchase … 0

New Ipswich police logs: April 8, 2014

Monday, April 7, 2014

New Ipswich Wednesday, March 12 Suspicious activity: At 1 a.m., while on routine patrol, police found an upstairs door open and people moving inside a building on Poor Farm Road. Upon speaking with the occupants, it was discovered it was employees of the building, working late. Be on … 0

New Ipswich: Sleet leads to series of crashes

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Wintry weather mix was the cause of three accidents and a blocked road in New Ipswich on Monday morning. Early on Monday morning, while driving on Ashby Road, near Goen Road, Heather Maillet, 28, of Leominster, Mass., lost control due to slippery road conditions, police said. Her Mitsubishi … 0

New IPswich: Author speaking on Allagash April 10

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Author Tim Caverly will be talking about his books dedicated to his study of the Allagash River in Maine and its natural inhabitants in two presentations. The first will be April 10, at 7 p.m. at the New Ipswich Library. The focus will be on a lecture design … 0