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New Ipswich

‘It could be the primary route’

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Groups of residents in Mason and Rindge are beginning to band together in opposition to a proposed natural gas pipeline that could be routed through their communities, as well as New Ipswich and Greenville. The Rindge Select Board has come out firmly in opposition to the project, while other boards are reserving judgment until expected meetings with the developer of the pipeline can take place. Meanwhile, the developer of the … 0

Reimers Reason: Just passing through: the story of fracked gas, the Northern Pass, and tar sands in New Hampshire

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

With no east-west interstate and a wild northern section, New Hampshire has long been more of a destination than a pass-through state for human travelers. However, fossil fuels are passing through all the time. Several existing pipelines already carry natural gas and oil through New Hampshire, and many companies want to increase and … 0

New Ipswich: Officials unclear how $5, 000 missing tax payment be made up

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — Town officials say they have not made a determination yet on where funds to replace a $5,000 tax payment taken from the town offices in February will come from. In an interview Monday, Select Board Chair George Lawrence said that the board has not made an official decision on how to fill the gap left by the missing $5,000. The … 0

New Ipswich: Shopping bazaar scheduled

Friday, November 14, 2014

The New Ipswich Library is hosting its 3rd Annual Shopping Bazaar on Nov. 29 from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Stop by to get started on your holiday shopping and support the New Ipswich Library at the same time. Refreshments, including home-baked goodies and coffee, will be served … 0

Letter: Network neutrality is only fair

Friday, November 14, 2014

To the editor: President Obama asked the Federal Communications Commission to set the strongest possible rules to protect network neutrality as it writes new Internet traffic regulations. He said the FCC should reclassify broadband service to be regulated like a public utility. This would mean that Internet service … 0

New Ipswich: Fire rips through unoccupied camp

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

While returning from a mutual aid call for a fire in Jaffrey on Sunday night, New Ipswich fire crews were called to respond to a fully involved fire at a camp on Lower Pratt Pond Road that resulted … 0

New Ipswich: $5,000 stolen from town

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — State police are investigating the alleged theft of $5,000 from the town offices, which occurred back in February, according to an announcement made by Select Board members Wednesday. During a board meeting Wednesday, Select Board member George Lawrence read from a statement prepared by town … 0

Community Conversation discusses poverty

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

The Monadnock Center for History and Culture hosted a Community Conversation on poverty on Tuesday, Nov. 11. … 0

Mascenic: After school ski, snowboard program sign-up next week

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Discounted pricing is being offered through Mascenic Area Ski Program for any combination of lift, lessons, and rentals for skiing or snowboarding this season. The program includes transportation and is open to students ranging from grades 5 through 12. Students do not have to be enrolled in the … 0

New Ipswich: Tax rate up 23.8 percent

Monday, November 10, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — The local tax rate has taken quite the jump, rising $5.34 since last year, with increases in the local school and town taxes causing the majority of the increase, though tax portions across the board are up for New Ipswich. The largest increase is due … 0

Monday, November 10, 2014

New Ipswich Friday, Oct. 17 Assist: At 10:30 a.m., police assisted Souhegan Valley Ambulance with a 70-year-old man on Mason Road who was conscious, breathing and alert, complaining of a arm and head injury sustained from a previous fall. Fireworks complaint: At 6:21 p.m., police responded to an … 0

Engagement announcement: Camden Lund — Deborah Sterne

Monday, November 10, 2014

Chris and Meredith Lund of New Ipswich have announced the engagement of their son, Camden, to Deborah Sterne, daughter of John and Gail Sterne of Newport News, Va. The groom-to-be is a 2005 graduate of Mascenic High School, … 0

New Ipswich: Essential oils talk Thursday

Friday, November 7, 2014

Want to learn various tips to stay on top of your game even when the temperature is way down? An evening on this topic will be hosted at the New Ipswich Library, where participants will learn about the health supporting benefits of pure essential oils. Though they can’t … 0