New Ipswich

Harold Thomas McCarthy  of New Ipswich, left, sits with friends Nikolas Larson and Charles Rodriguez, surrounded by bags of food they helped pack for the Summer 2015 Got Lunch program.

Jaffrey / Rindge: Churches fill summer food gap

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Church-led Got Lunch summer program fed 120 children … 0

New Ipswich: Boy, 2, lost for two hours

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

A missing toddler was returned safely home after being missing in the woods for nearly two hours on Wednesday. The 2-year-old boy was outside playing with siblings when he wandered off, according to Lt. Sean Cavanaugh of the New Ipswich Police Department. Siblings and the boy’s parents first searched for him themselves for about half an hour, but failing to find him, called … 0

Cross-country: Local high school runners ready to make noise

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

The Conant, ConVal and Mascenic cross-country teams are looking to make some noise this fall on the wooded trails of Derryfield Park and Mines Falls. With the youth movement in place and team member numbers on the rise, hopes for a strong season are on the rise. The ConVal boys team is looking … 0

Field hockey: Vikings stomp Generals in season opener

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Mascenic field hockey started their season with a 9-0 win over John Stark Tuesday. “It was a great team effort,” said coach Selena Shaw after the game. “We didn’t let up a defensive corner and held them to … 0

Birth announcement:

Monday, August 31, 2015

Born at Monadnock Community Hospital, Peterborough: LEGER: A boy, Caleb Lucien, weighing 6 pounds, 15 ounces, to Don and Christen (Poirier) Leger of New Ipswich, July 28, 2015. He joins brother Cameron. Grandparents are Lorraine Leger and Donald … 0

Graduation:

Monday, August 31, 2015

Karen Alix of New Ipswich graduated from Western Governors University, Salt Lake City, Utah, on Aug. 15, earning a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing. … 0

New Ipswich: Healthy river, healthy towns

Monday, August 31, 2015

It’s just after 8 a.m., and raindrops patter on the surface of the Souhegan River — stronger than a misting, but not quite a full-fledged rain. Kleta Dudley of New Ipswich, carrying a vial and a bottle, makes … 0

Greenville / New Ipswich / Wilton: Warmer temperatures, lower flows mark E. coli readings

Monday, August 31, 2015

Warmer temperatures and lower flows in the Souhegan and Merrimack rivers are producing generally expected seasonal E. coli readings in both rivers, according to the latest test done by the Souhegan Watershed Association. The Souhegan is a smaller river and reflects any pollution more quickly. The upper stretch … 0

What not to say when the kids get home from school

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Five things never to ask your child right after school: “How was school today?” “What do you have for homework?” “When are you going to do your homework?” “What did you get on the test?” “What did you learn today?” You want to interact and make connection. Your … 0

What to do when a loss leaves an empty nest emptier?

Thursday, August 27, 2015

The purpose of parenting is to prepare our children to grow up into responsible and compassionate adults, able to go forth into the world and make a difference. We shed tears of joy and sorrow, we laugh so hard our sides hurt and we suffer years of sleep … 0

Good for the gut: Yogurt, kefir and, of course, pickles

Friday, August 28, 2015

It’s very simple. Your gut either keeps you healthy or it makes you ill. A healthy gut determines which nutrients to absorb and does an expert job keeping toxins, allergens and microbes out. An unhealthy gut contributes to a wide range of diseases, including diabetes, obesity, rheumatoid arthritis, … 0

ML: Real estate transfers, July 2015

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

The following are real estate transfers for the month of July. Antrim 389 Clinton Road; Land & Bldg; $65,089; Household Finance Corp 2 to Scott Burnside. 55 Main St.; Land & Bldg; $340,000; Ascentria Community Svcs to Sobriety Centers Of NH. Bennington 69 Birch Glen Drive #; Condominium; … 0

New Ipswich police log: Sept. 1, 2015

Monday, August 31, 2015

New Ipswich Monday, Aug. 17 Abandoned 911 call: At 11:02 a.m., police were advised that a 911 call had been received from a Wheeler Road residence, from a young child saying he didn’t know where his father was. Then the child abruptly hung up. The father was in … 0