New Ipswich

Wilton: Search is on for family’s lost dog

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

WILTON — One moment, the Ormistons’ dog, Teddy Bear, was on their porch while the family enjoyed a Sunday breakfast. The next, the Boxer/Border collie was gone. For 18 days since, the Ormistons have employed every resource they know of to find the 1.5-year-old dog, including the services of Granite State Dog Recovery and Jamie Genereaux, a pet tracker from … 0

New Ipswich: Etching history

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Joe Farchaus likes to do things the old-fashioned way. In his small home studio, he turns out functional but beautiful pieces of pewter work. And while he has the advantage of mechanical tools, many of his products are made with the same techniques they were hundreds of years ago. Farchaus first got into … 0

Peterborough: Fire hits recovery home

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Gary Carpenter of Peterborough dreamed of turning his apartment building in Keene into a sanctuary for veterans who are recovering addicts — complete with a dojo, and a classroom to offer nutrition, business development and anger management classes. Carpenter will have to put this dream — Warrior Addiction Support Home — on hold … 0

Peterborough: The challenges, blessings of leading small-town churches

Monday, May 11, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — Fledgling Rev. Lisa Mobayed and twenty-something Pastor Lourey Savick agree that the rural character of the Monadnock region heightens their relationship with their parishioners. Mobayed — a reverend at the Walpole Unitarian Church and parishioner at … 0

Peterborough: MCH laboratory awarded accreditation

Monday, April 20, 2015

The Accreditation Committee of the College of American Pathologists has awarded accreditation to Monadnock Community Hospital based on results of a recent on-site inspection of the hospital’s laboratory as part of the CAP’s accreditation programs. The facility’s director, Dr. John Bryan, MD, was advised of this national recognition … 0

Peterborough: ConVal, NHBB plan course on manufacturing

Monday, May 11, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — Manufacturing employment in New Hampshire nosedived 36 percent from 2000 to 2010. While the industry inches back, everyone from Gov. Maggie Hassan to legislators to manufacturers are asking how they can build a younger workforce. Now … 0

Volleyball: Vikes lose two straight

Monday, May 11, 2015

Mascenic came up short in its last two matches, losing to both Timberlane on Wednesday and Salem on Friday in 3-0 matches. Both Timberlane (9-1) and Salem (10-0) stand up as some of the strongest competitors of Division I this year, with Salem undefeated and Timberlane’s only loss … 0

Softball: Mascenic falls to Raymond Rams

Monday, May 11, 2015

The Vikings had a close-fought game up until the sixth inning against Raymond Friday, but eventually went down in a 10-4 loss. Mascenic (3-4) was down 3-2 going into the sixth, but were unable to make up the difference when Raymond (5-4) came out and scored six runs … 0

Track and Field: Throwback meet at Mascenic brings friendly rivalry

Monday, May 11, 2015

Mother Nature took her time delivering spring weather, but this past Saturday was gorgeous — a far cry from the blustery conditions under which the Mascenic Vikings took to their home opener. The warmer weather must have had … 0

Mascenic: Hall of Fame noms due May 22

Monday, May 11, 2015

The Mascenic Athletic Hall of Fame is entering its third year, and it’s time to start selecting the next class to enter the Hall. Nominations can be submitted by email to Athletic Director Kevin Rines at krines@mascenic.org. The deadline for this year’s nominations is May 22. Please contact … 0

New Ipswich police logs: May 7, 2015

Monday, May 11, 2015

New Ipswich Friday, April 24 Road hazard: At 7:50 a.m., police were advised of a low-hanging wire in the roadway on Old Wilton Road. Police contacted FairPoint, and the wire was tied up so it was no longer lying in the road. Lost property: At 8:56 a.m., a … 0

New Ipswich: Sounding the call

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

NEW IPSWICH — Atop a tool chest in the back of a pickup truck parked in front of the town office is an amplifier, set to play a recording of a 80,000-horsepower compressor station at a precise 98 … 0