New Ipswich

Cross-country: Fafard, Bilodeau win at homecoming

Monday, September 22, 2014

Take cool, dry conditions, a cross country course in excellent condition, the aura of homecoming and one of the strongest teams in Division III and what do you get? Some strong performances and fast times. On the rolling course on the Mascenic campus, the Mascenic and Conant cross country teams squared off under perfect conditions. From the gun the pace … 0

New Ipswich police log: Sept. 23, 2014

Monday, September 22, 2014

New Ipswich Friday, Aug. 22 Motor vehicle accident: At 1 a.m., police responded to a motor vehicle accident on Davis Village Road, near Dark Lane. James Bishop of New Ipswich fell asleep while driving and missed the turn, crashing his pickup truck. Bishop was not injured. Hit and run: At 9:33 a.m., a Main Street resident reported that at some point between 1 … 0

Viewpoint: How to build community — it’s about relationships

Monday, September 22, 2014

In Deb McGrath’s thoughtful submission she identified one of the critical components of highly functioning learning community and democratic society as listening. Listening creates the conditions for building community. When we bring people together for a public forum and provide the opportunity for each person to have a voice, we start the listening process. Voice for all creates belonging. With the use of … 0

New Ipswich: Puppy alerts family to fire

Monday, September 8, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — A 3-month-old puppy perished in an early morning home fire at 5 Ashby Rd. on Monday, but not before alerting homeowners to the emergency. The one-story home is owned by Mark and Kim Paris, who … 0

Jaffrey/New Ipswich: Man sentenced in 2013 theft

Monday, September 8, 2014

A former Jaffrey man has been sentenced in the case of a June 2013 burglary of a home on Old New Ipswich Road in Rindge, where thousands in cash, credit cards and electronic devices were stolen. The sentence will include thousands of dollars in restitution to the homeowner, … 0

Military: Military

Monday, August 11, 2014

Air Force Airman Nicholas Reynolds graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete … 0

Engagement announcement: Peter Somero — Melodie Gilkerson

Monday, September 8, 2014

Roger and Cathryn Somero have announced the engagement of their son, Peter, to Melodie Gilkerson, daughter of Ronald and Nancy Gilkerson of Woodland, Wash. The groom-to-be is the son of the late Bernice Somero. The groom-to-be is a … 0

Birth announcement:

Monday, September 8, 2014

Born at Monadnock Community Hospital, Peterborough: BENOIT: A girl, Kara Jo, weighing 5 pounds, 9 ounces, to Tawnya Ball and Jacob Benoit of Gilsum, Aug. 25, 2014. She joins sister Ava. Grandparents are Melissa and David Lane of Gilsum, Lorraine Rodier of Winchester, and Shawn and Jamie Ball … 0

Garcia has passion and compassion

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

There’s no such thing as a sure thing in politics. No matter how the polls are reading or for whom the pundits are guaranteeing victory, there’s nothing set in stone until Election Day. In New Hampshire this election cycle, we think the best example of a race where … 0

Letter: Sen. Gilmour cares about us

Thursday, August 28, 2014

To the editor: As we all know, the cost of higher education takes a toll on many Granite State families. Recently, my daughter decided to transfer from a private college, due to high tuition costs, to one of New Hampshire’s state colleges. As a college junior going into … 0

Roundup: ConVal boys top Goffstown

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

ConVal boys soccer ConVal held off a tough Goffstown team with an overall strong team effort. Noah Bell made some huge saves in the first half to keep ConVal in the game. Score was 0-0 at the half. … 0

New Ipswich police log: Sept. 9, 2014

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

New Ipswich Friday, Aug. 1, Arrest: At 10:57 a.m., police arrested David Albert, 34, of New Ipswich on a warrant issued by the New Ipswich Police Department charging him with domestic related second degree assault, simple assault, two counts of criminal trespass, obstructing the report of a crime … 0

Business: Real estate transfers

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Antrim No address given; land and building; $75,000; Jeffrey Granger et al. to Sarah W. Edwards Revocable Trust 1997. 65 Winklemans Point; land and building; $321,400; Scott A. and Elaine M. Greenwood to Oshaughnessy Family Trust. 18 South Holt Hill Road; land and building; $106,000; Abigail M. Fuller … 0