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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 a motorcycle accident in Jaffrey on Wednesday afternoon. Some time shortly before 3:47 p.m. when the accident was reported, Frederick W. Hammann, … 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 man at a home on Center Road on May 3, hitting the man several times … 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 be asked to jump their horses over a set of 2’3”to 2’6” obstacles with the … 0

The case for retirement

Monday, July 7, 2014

When the recession of 2008 hit the Monadnock region, many people’s plans for retirement quickly changed. Now, more than five years later, people are still adapting to an uncertain future even as they move ahead with retirement. One advisor’s view Carl Johnson says many of the prospective clients … 0

New Ipswich: Board mulls the fate of the Old Town Hall

Monday, July 7, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — Despite the objections of one Select Board member, the board voted on Tuesday to allow at least one more year’s use of the Old Town Hall as a location for the White Elephant rummage sale … 0

New Ipswich: Police station building to be put up for sale

Monday, July 7, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — The town may soon have to come to a decision regarding its police department, as the building that the town currently uses to house its police force is expected to soon be put onto the market. The building, located on Turnpike Road across from the … 0

Court Log: July 3, 2014

Monday, July 7, 2014

Greenfield Police Thomas Belcher, 26, of Greenfield, false imprisonment, $310; possession of marijuana, $310. Heather McCormack, 33, of Greenfield, operating without a valid license, $124. Hancock Police Dennis Gautreau, 49, of Leominster, Mass., operating without a valid license, $124; speeding, $77.50. Jaffrey Police Joshua Lane, 24, of Jaffrey, … 0

New Ipswich police log: July 8, 2014

Monday, July 7, 2014

New Ipswich Friday, June 27 Assist: At 6:35 p.m., police responded to Sharon Road to assist Souhegan Valley Ambulance Service with a woman who was unresponsive. The woman was transported to Monadnock Community Hospital for treatment. Suspicious activity: At 10:22 p.m., police took a call from a citizen … 0

Editorial: Time running short for Old Town Hall

Monday, July 7, 2014

Sounds like New Ipswich voters will soon have a tough call to make. The town’s Select Board just gave the OK for one last white elephant sale in the Old Town Hall this year, even though an engineer’s report recommended the building be closed until the deteriorating foundation … 0

Honor Rolls: Cooper-Larocque

Monday, June 16, 2014

All four quarters; all four years High honors: Shea Aldrich, Jordyn Babin, Sarah Bica, Samantha Bilodeau, Melonie Ojala, Thalia Sousa. Honors: Braeden Allen, Nina Colasanto, Megan Coponen, Saffron Duffy, Tyler Faulkner, Emma Honkala, Amanda Normandin, Christa Ojala, Kelden Traffie, Misha White, Sydney Whitehouse, Katherine Wilborg. All Four Quarters … 0

Graduation:

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

The following students graduated from Worcester (Mass.) Polytechnic Institute: Christopher Maino of New Ipswich earned a Bachelor of Science in engineering physics with distinction; and Leah Wilson of Mason earned a Master of Science in bioscience administration. … 0

Graduation:

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Nathan Earley graduated with honors from Alfred (N.Y.) University on May 17, earning a Bachelor of Arts in theater. He is the son of Bill and Luella Earley of New Ipswich. … 0

Achievement:

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

The following students were named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Assumption College, Worcester, Mass.: Anne Bara of New Ipswich, class of 2014; Katie Kennedy of Wilton, class of 2014; and Melissa Shaw of New Ipswich, class of 2016. To make the list students must … 0