New Ipswich

New Ipswich: Fundraiser for victims of house fire

Monday, September 15, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — Friends of the Paris family, who lost their home to a fire last week, have been pulling together to raise money to help the family get back on its feet. In the early hours of Sept. 8, the Paris family of Ashby Road in New Ipswich were awoken by the incessant barking of their three-month-old puppy, Gracie. … 0

Jaffrey: Lyons wins Gilmore triathlon

Monday, September 15, 2014

Cool conditions and sunny weather greeted the triathletes Sunday morning for the first annual Gilmore Pond Triathlon. The cooler conditions and hilly course did not deter some strong performances however. The first athlete to arrive at the finish line was Reuben Lyons of Peterborough, taking the overall honors in 1 hour, 30 minutes, … 0

Primary results are in, as region readies for General Election

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Democrats Peter Leishman, the incumbent, and Ivy Vann of Peterborough have won the primary for two state representative seats in Hillsborough District 24, which includes Peterborough, edging out fellow Democratic candidate Kath Allen. Gary Carpenter of Peterborough has said he is seeking election as an Independent candidate, and will be on the ballot … 0

Softball: Voodoo travel tryouts Aug. 23

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

The Central Mass Voodoo girls’ travel softball program has announced their tryout dates for the 2015 travel season. The CMV program is an AAU JR. Olympic Fastpitch Program that is open to girls between the ages of 9-19. We currently have very competitive teams at five age levels, … 0

Rindge: New England Ravens softball tryouts ongoing

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

The New England Ravens’ softball program is seeking players for the upcoming season. The teams are for 14U and 16U ASA/NSA travel programs for competitive softball players. Tryouts are at Franklin Pierce University, 40 University Drive, Rindge on Saturday from 11 a.m to 1 p.m., Aug. 19 from … 0

Mascenic: Boynton new student registration

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Boynton Middle School, located at 500 Turnpike Road, New Ipswich, will hold it’s new student registrations for new incoming students who reside in either New Ipswich or Greenville on Aug. 15 and Aug. 18, 19 and 20 between the hours of 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Bring a … 0

New Ipswich police logs: Aug. 7, 2014

Monday, August 11, 2014

New Ipswich Friday, July 25 Scam: At 1:22 p.m., police were advised that a resident had received a call reporting Microsoft errors from the resident’s computer. The resident does not have a Microsoft-based computer. The caller was attempting to sell a protection plan for her computer. The caller … 0

Letter: My vote is for Dave Wheeler

Friday, August 8, 2014

To the editor: There are two Republicans running for the New Hampshire Executive Council District 5 seat — which is currently held by Councilor Debora Pignatelli — in the upcoming primary on Sept. 9. After a quick check, I found that one of them, Steve Hattamer of Hollis, … 0

New Ipswich: Middle school registrations start

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Boynton Middle School, 500 Turnpike Road, New Ipswich, will hold it’s New Student Registrations for new incoming students who reside in either New Ipswich or Greenville on Aug. 15 and Aug. 18 - 20 between the hours of 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Bring a copy of the … 0

Viewpoint: Paycheck fairness bill needed even in 2014

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

You would think by now, an equal day’s work would mean equal pay for all workers regardless of gender, but sadly it’s still not always the case. That’s why I was proud to sponsor Senate Bill 207, the N.H. Paycheck Fairness Act, a bill which passed unanimously in … 0

Manchester: Fournier, Bernard installed as new officers

Monday, August 4, 2014

The installation of Cheryl Fournier of New Ipswich as vice president and Jessie Bernard of Jaffrey as 1st vice president for the Department of New Hampshire, American Legion Auxiliary took place on June 22 during the 96th Department of N.H. Annual American Legion Convention held at the Radisson … 0

New Ipswich police logs: July 31, 2014

Monday, August 4, 2014

New Ipswich Friday, July 18 Found dog: At 11:20 a.m., a resident reported finding a small brown and white male dog on Timbertop Road, wearing a blue collar with no tags. Police took custody of the dog at 7:32 p.m. At 9:21 p.m., the dog’s owner contacted police … 0

New Ipswich: Children’s Fair tradition that started in Civil War continues

Monday, July 21, 2014

In a tradition that dates back to the Civil War in celebration of the harvest and in the spirit of giving, the 153rd Annual Children’s Fair will be held on Aug. 16, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The first New Ipswich Children’s Fair was held during the … 0