New Ipswich

Mascenic: Deliberative session Sat.

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Mascenic will hold its deliberative session on Saturday at the Mascenic High School auditorium at 9 a.m. until noon. Proposed budget: $19,295,348 Default budget: $19,048,560 2014 budget: $18,418,882 (includes collective bargaining agreement) Major budget changes: • Teacher negotiated salaries increases: $337,960 • Health insurance increases: $145,000 • Dental insurance increase: $15,000 • Retirement increase: $90,000 • Utilities increase: $30,000 • High speed network: $25,000 • Special Ed Director salary and … 0

Running: Thanks for a good Chip Chase

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

The Souhegan Lions Club, serving the towns of Temple, New Ipswich, Mason and Greenville, thank all those who participated in the New Year’s Day Peanut Butter Chip Chase 5K Run/Walk Road Race. 209 runners/walkers took part in our race, the post-race food and our many raffle prizes. The Kids’ Race had around 25 participants. With sunny skies and around freezing temperatures, it was … 0

New Ipswich police log: Jan. 29, 2015

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

New Ipswich Friday, Jan. 16 Unwanted subjects: At 5:58 p.m., police responded to Boynton Middle School for reports of multiple juvenile boys loitering and obstructing the normal functions of a basketball game. Police responded and made contact with two boys, who were escorted back to Boynton Middle School to await a ride home from their father. Police were advised that there were other … 0

Editorial: Obama’s challenge to the people

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Imagine this: All of the constraints of commerce are lifted and the nation is at peace. Young people can get the college-level courses they need to transition from high school to a career, or perhaps to even higher institutions of learning. The new health care system is firmly … 0

Petition call for pipeline delay heard

Monday, January 19, 2015

Federal lawmakers have responded to a petition — signed by more than 1,900 New Hampshire residents asking for more time to review the natural gas pipeline plan — by reaching out to both the developer and the federal regulatory commission that will have the final say. Last week, … 1

New Ipswich: Operation 1040 to aid food pantries

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Romeril Tax Accounting LLC, has announced Operation 1040, a food drive to benefit the local food pantries. They are asking their clients to bring non-perishable food items to their office when they come in for their tax appointment. The goal of operation 1040 is to gather 1,040 non-perishable … 0

New Ipswich: A sweet reward

Monday, January 19, 2015

When Peter and Reuben Somero were 13 and 12 years old respectively, they raptly watched their uncle go through the process of making real maple syrup with sap he collected from his backyard sugar maples. Instantly fascinated, the … 0

Dublin School: Wildcats roundup from last week’s action

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Boys’ basketball Dublin School hosted a deep squad from Cushing Academy on Wednesday, falling by a score of 79-53. All eight players scored for the Wildcats, led by young shooting guard Dylan Savage with 14 points, all coming in the second half. Hunter Bachman added 13 points and … 0

Keene: Monadnock Buy Local receives grant

Friday, January 16, 2015

Monadnock Buy Local recently received a grant from the Everett and Margaret H. Clement Family Fund and the Iola M. Hubbard Fund of the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation to conduct a Communications Audit. This audit will assess how Monadnock Buy Local is currently driving behavior change and discover … 0

New Ipswich police log: Jan. 20, 2015

Monday, January 19, 2015

New Ipswich Saturday, Jan. 10 Accident/arrest: At 10:35 p.m., police responded to Greenville Road for a report of a single-vehicle accident. The driver, Holly Norstrom, 21, of New Ipswich had left the roadway while driving her Chevy Cavalier. Police arrested Norstrom and charged her with DWI. She was … 0

Concord: Residents urged to bring cancer stories to State House

Monday, January 19, 2015

The 2015 American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network Legislative Breakfast will take place on Wednesday at the State House in Concord. Cancer advocates, survivors, and members of the legislature are invited to attend from 8 to 10 a.m. This is an important day for those living with cancer … 0

State House: Pipeline concerns aired in Concord

Thursday, January 15, 2015

A delegation of about 30 people, including seven state representatives, met at the state capital on Wednesday to present Governor Maggie Hassan with a petition carrying nearly 2,000 signatures asking that federal lawmakers take steps to slow down … 0

Cross-country: Mascenic coach gets national recognition

Monday, January 12, 2015

On Friday, it was announced that Mascenic cross country coach Mike Smith is being recognized as one of the top boys cross country coaches in the US as determined by the US Track and Field and Cross Country … 0