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Nick Roy, 36, of Marlborough has taken over as the new administrative assistant of the Rindge Police Department.

Rindge: Another new face at the PD

Monday, August 25, 2014

RINDGE — Those who walk into the Rindge Police Department will be seeing a new face greeting them at the front desk. The department is still waiting on its new Chief of Police, Todd Muilengerg, who is expected to step into the job on Sept. 22, but on the administrative side of the fence, a decision has been made. Nick Roy started in the position of records manager at the beginning of August. Roy will be working full time for the department, at a salary of $36,000 per year plus benefits, according to Town Administrator Jane Pitt. Roy stepped in on Aug. 4 to fill … 0

Cross-country: Off to the races

Monday, August 25, 2014

MANCHESTER – The Mascenic Regional High School cross country team got its 2014 season off and running in the New Hampshire High School Cross Country Jamboree at Derryfield Park on Saturday. The Vikings competed with nine other schools from across the state and varying divisions in order to get a sense of their … 0

Football: Granite State Panthers seeking new players

Monday, August 25, 2014

The Granite State Panthers High School football team is hoping to recruit more players for this season. The Panthers are an independent High School team that has players from New Ipswich, Rindge, Jaffrey, Wilton and Lyndeborough. They are looking for ninth through twelfth grade boys who have an interest in football. Eighth-graders can play if they make the age requirements. The team originated … 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 … 0

Jaffrey / New Ipswich: Motorcyclist killed in Rte. 124 crash

Monday, July 28, 2014

JAFFREY — Family and friends will remember Frederick “Fred” Hammann as a man who got the most he could out of every day. Hammann, 43, a Navy veteran and New Ipswich resident died Wednesday from injuries sustained in … 0

New Ipswich / Peterborough: Locals indicted at Superior Court

Monday, July 28, 2014

Several locals were indicted this month by grand juries in Hillsborough County Superior Court on a variety of charges. Timothy Sullivan, 47, of Lyndeborough was indicted on two charges — first-degree assault, a Class A felony, and second-degree assault, a Class B felony. Sullivan allegedly assaulted a 41-year-old … 0

New Ipswich: Hunter derby horse contest Wednesday

Friday, July 25, 2014

Furnace Brook Farm will host their fifth annual hunter derby at the Monadnock series horse show Wednesday in New Ipswich. Riders will compete for $250 in prize money, sponsored by Stagecoach Hill Farm. Riders of all ages will … 0

New Ipswich: African animals at library

Monday, July 28, 2014

Michelle DeBye of Michelle’s Menagerie will be at the New Ipswich Library on Aug. 7 at 11 a.m., with live African animals. The animals in this program come from the mainland of Africa and the island of Madagascar. The eight animals to be featured are the African Fennec … 0

Album review: The Chatfield Phoenix offers up duality and emotion on latest release

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

“Nest of Bones,” the new album by Hancock/Peterborough duo The Chatfield Phoenix, is an exercise in duality. Seth Chatfield and Adam Phoenix play off each other perfectly, with a pair of acoustic guitars and vocal harmonies twisting and … 0

New Ipswich: Old Town Hall deemed unsafe

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — Despite an earlier decision to allow th e use of the Old Town Hall for an annual rummage sale at the Children’s Fair, the Select Board recently overturned that decision after hearing the limits that would have to be placed on the building in order for … 0

New Ipswich: Willow Brook buffer zone debated

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — Conservation Commission Chair Bob Boynton voiced his concerns about the cutting away of a buffer zone to Willow Brook during the July 15 Select Board meeting. The removal of trees on Academy Road property, owned by Russ Salo, that borders Willow Brook — a tributary … 1

Peterborough: Souhegan Lions hold annual meeting

Thursday, July 17, 2014

The Souhegan Lions Club, serving the towns of Greenville, Temple, New Ipswich and Mason, had their annual cookout at MacDowell Dam State Park on June 22. In addition to a fun outing for club members, the group also … 0

New Ipswich: Fundraiser for town pool to be held at Nennie’s this Sunday

Monday, July 21, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — A fundraiser will be held this weekend to raise money to purchase a computer to be used at the New Ipswich Town Pool. Pool Director Elizabeth Pogorzelski is organizing a cookout at Nennie’s 5 Star Café in New Ipswich on Sunday from 3 to 7 … 0