New Ipswich

Vanessa Amsbury-Bonilla gives a tour of the  tower and town clock in the Unitarian Universalist Church.

Keeping time: Town clock has some stories to tell

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — For 160 years, the four faces of the clock on the Unitarian Universalist Church have watched over Peterborough while a clock agent has watched over the clock. At least twice a year, the clock agent climbs the fusty tower, resets the clock, oils the capstan and marvels at the machine’s longevity and the storied history of the tower. … 0

Indictments handed down in three cases

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Four men were indicted in July in Hillsborough County Superior Court in Manchester in connection for various crimes committed in the region. Brett Flagg, 26, of Greenfield, was indicted by a grand jury on the charge of driving after being declared a habitual offender. Peterborough police arrested Flagg in June 2014, following a motor vehicle stop on Grove Street in Peterborough. The habitual … 0

New Ipswich: Girl struck in eye by BB while in car

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

A young girl riding in the back of a car Tuesday was hit in the face with a BB shot through the car’s open window. Tessa Kuusisto, 9, of New Ipswich, was riding in the back of a friend’s SUV around noon on Tuesday. It was a nice day and the windows were … 0

Swimming: Local swimmers make waves in Milford

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

The Goss Park Turtles, Clark Sharks, New Ipswich Breakers and Jaffrey-Rindge Marlins had terrific performances at the Milford Rotary swim meet last weekend, with many swimmers placing in the top five or winning outright. In Division I, Concord … 0

Achievement:

Monday, July 20, 2015

Lara Kazo of New Ipswich and Riley Henry of Peterborough were named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at the University of Rhode Island, Kingston. To make the list students must have completed 12 or more credits during a semester for letter grades with at least … 0

Achievement:

Monday, July 20, 2015

Forrest Barwood of Francestown and Connor Rhoads of New Ipswich were named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York. To make the list students must maintain a grade point average of a minimum of 3.0 out of a possible 4.0 … 0

New Ipswich police log: July 23, 2015

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

New Ipswich Monday, July 6 Assist other agency: At 7 p.m., at the request of the Mason Police Department, police made contact with a Temple Road resident and requested that he stop contacting a Mason resident. Bench warrants: At 10:16 p.m., police stopped a vehicle for failure to … 0

Wedding announcement: Jason Goddard — Mariah Ojala

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Mariah Ojala, daughter of Warren and Melissa Ojala of New Ipswich, and Jason Goddard, son of Albert and Linda Goddard of New Ipswich, were married on June 20, 2015 in a ceremony at the Apostolic Lutheran Church, New … 0

Baseball: Umpire certification clinic runs in August

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

The New Hampshire Baseball Umpires Association will be putting on a three-day umpire clinic to certify umpires to work high school, Varsity, Junior Varsity, Freshman and Prep school games during the 2016 season. The clinic will start on Aug. 14 at 6 p.m. at Keene State. To register … 0

NEW IPSWICH: Butterfly presentation at library Aug. 4

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

A slideshow on Eastern butterflies will be presented at 3:30 p.m. on Aug. 4 at the New Ipswich Library. Jerry Schneider, the creator of the award-winning Butterfly Game, will address the how, where and when of the Monarch migration, in addition to obstacles the butterflies face each fall … 0

LETTER: Trump: It’s time

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

To the editor: I’d like to thank the editor for giving me a nudge in the right direction. When I read an editorial (June 30), in praise of the unconstitutional ruling, forcing the states to accept a radical redefinition of marriage, I recall the editor describing our USA … 0

New Ipswich / Greenville / Wilton: E. coli counts back to normal levels

Monday, July 20, 2015

E. coli counts in the Souhegan River have dropped to well below acceptable levels, after heavy rains earlier this month caused large spikes in Wilton, Greenville and New Ipswich. The Souhegan River, along with the Merrimack River, is … 0

Kinder Morgan scales back pipeline plan

Monday, July 20, 2015

The news that Tennessee Gas Pipeline is downsizing both the diameter of its proposed pipeline and the horsepower of its compressor stations has done little to soothe project’s opponents. Kinder Morgan announced last week the project will use a 30-inch diameter pipeline instead of 36. With less pressure … 0