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New Ipswich: Children’s Fair tradition that started in Civil War continues

Monday, July 21, 2014

In a tradition that dates back to the Civil War in celebration of the harvest and in the spirit of giving, the 153rd Annual Children’s Fair will be held on Aug. 16, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The first New Ipswich Children’s Fair was held during the Civil War in 1861. The concept of the fair originated with Mr. Quimby of Appleton Academy and The Rev. Cutler of the … 0

Wedding announcement: Joshua Goddard — Dallas Hruska

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Goddard-Hruska Dallas Hruska, daughter of Steve and Tara Hruska of Rindge, and Joshua Goddard, son of Albert and Linda Goddard of New Ipswich, were married June 28, 2014 at the Apostolic Lutheran Church, New Ipswich, with Pastro Gary Bertram officiating. Maid of honor was Paige Anderson, cousin of the bride. Bridesmaids were Molly … 0

Birth announcement: Birth announcement

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Born at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon: OLSON: Twin girls, Hannah Lynn, weighing 4 pounds, 7 ounces, and Hailey Ann, weighing 4 pounds, 6 ounces, to Caleb and Jenna (Goddard) Olson of New Ipswich, June 10, 2014. They join sister Jacinda. Grandparents are Jessica Olson of New Ipswich, Robert Olson of Jaffrey, and … 0

Achievement:

Monday, July 14, 2014

The following students were named to the high honors list for the spring semester at the New England School of Communications, Bangor, Maine: Nicole Zichella of New Ipswich, and Andrew Martin and Adam Ciardelli, both of Peterborough. … 0

Wedding announcement: Peter Chirichiello — Lindsey Ryder

Monday, July 21, 2014

Lindsey Ryder, daughter of Debra and Scott Ryder of Lancaster, and Peter Chirichiello, son of Amy Proctor of Keene and Richard Chirichiello of Auburn, were married June 28, 2014 in the gardens of Granite Post Farm, New Ipswich, … 0

Baseball: Signups start now for Babe Ruth program

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Signups for our Babe Ruth Summer Baseball program run for the next two weeks. It is open to all players from the Conant, ConVal and Mascenic areas who played or were eligible to play during the regular Babe Ruth season as well as those who are moving up … 0

Birth announcement:

Monday, July 21, 2014

Born at Monadnock Community Hospital, Peterborough: KROOK: A boy, Porter Everett, weighing 7 pounds, 6 ounces, to Gabriel and Emma (Hannu) Krook of New Ipswich, July 7, 2014. He joins siblings Tyrus, Brielle and Shelton. Grandparents are Eric and Patsie Krook of New Ipswich, and Roger and Sandra … 0

New Ipswich: Community mourns town clerk’s death

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — The death of New Ipswich Town Clerk and Tax Collector Cynthia “Cindy” Lussier, who has been part of the fabric of the town offices for more than 18 years, has left a void in the … 0

Court log: July 17, 2014

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Greenfield police Thomas V. Norton, 51, Peterborough, open container violation, charge not carried forward; DWI, $500 fine, license revoked for nine months, mandatory attendance driver care management program. Hancock police department Derek W. Choate, 26, Hancock, missing driver’s headlight assembly, $44.64 fine; failure to stop, $103.33 fine. Jaffrey … 0

Basketball: She’s taking her game to the next level

Monday, July 14, 2014

The thrill of playing high school sports is one that can’t be matched, and competing alongside the friends and teammates that they’ve played with ever since they were little kids is certainly one of the most rewarding factors. … 0

New Ipswich Police Log: July 15,2014

Monday, July 14, 2014

New Ipswich Thursday, July 3 Warrant: at 12:29 a.m., police attempted to serve an arrest warrant on Page Hill Road, but the resident did not answer the door, police said. Assist: At 8:55 a.m., police assisted Souhegan Valley Ambulance Service with a 77-year-old woman on Tote Drive who … 0

Jaffrey: A look at life, at age 100

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

A banner is spread across the wall in one of the rooms at Good Shepherd Nursing Home in Jaffrey. “Happy Birthday!” it proclaims in bright letters. And just above it, stapled cheekily to the center of the banner, … 0

New Ipswich: Ahead of storm, lost hikers found

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — The New Ipswich Fire Department joined N.H. Fish and Game for a search for four lost hikers on Wapack Trail on Tuesday night. Massachusetts residents Laura Ann Stern, 24, Erin Stern, 19, Alexis Gibbons, 18 and Whitney Mansfield, 18, had started their hike from the … 0