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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 Civil War in 1861. The concept of the fair originated with Mr. Quimby of Appleton Academy and The Rev. Cutler of the … 0

Wedding announcement: Joshua Goddard — Dallas Hruska

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Goddard-Hruska Dallas Hruska, daughter of Steve and Tara Hruska of Rindge, and Joshua Goddard, son of Albert and Linda Goddard of New Ipswich, were married June 28, 2014 at the Apostolic Lutheran Church, New Ipswich, with Pastro Gary Bertram officiating. Maid of honor was Paige Anderson, cousin of the bride. Bridesmaids were Molly … 0

Birth announcement: Birth announcement

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Born at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon: OLSON: Twin girls, Hannah Lynn, weighing 4 pounds, 7 ounces, and Hailey Ann, weighing 4 pounds, 6 ounces, to Caleb and Jenna (Goddard) Olson of New Ipswich, June 10, 2014. They join sister Jacinda. Grandparents are Jessica Olson of New Ipswich, Robert Olson of Jaffrey, and … 0

New Ipswich/Temple: Robotics Club takes first place

Monday, June 23, 2014

Robots are moving through the water, navigating obstacles, carefully picking up and transporting debris littering the floor. This operation could be going on down on the sea floor, with the robots operated by fully trained engineers. Instead, it … 0

Court log: June 24, 2014

Monday, June 23, 2014

Dublin Police Ryan Demers, 24, of Merrimack, driving after suspension, $310; suspended registration, $274 with $150 suspended for 24 months on condition of no further misdemeanors or felonies and no violations for serious motor vehicle matters. Louisa Munk Wells, 22, of Temple, operating without a valid license, $124. … 0

New Ipswich police logs: June 24, 2014

Monday, June 23, 2014

New Ipswich Saturday, June 14 Theft: at 3:32 p.m., police received a report of a real estate sign stoled from the intersection of Ashby Road and Wheller Road. Sunday, June 15 Accident: At 5:49 p.m., police responded to a motor vehicle accident on Page Hill Road, where a … 0


Monday, June 23, 2014

The following students graduated from Assumption College, Worcester, Mass., on May 17, earning bachelor’s degrees: Anne Bara, biology, and Devon Holmes, economics, both of New Ipswich; and Katie Kennedy of Wilton, major in mathematics and minor in foundations in western civilization. … 0


Monday, June 23, 2014

The following students graduated from UMass Lowell, May 17: Gavin Black of Mason, master’s degree in mathematics; Benjamin Blais of New Ipswich, bachelor’s degree in computer science; Stephen Ganoe, bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering, and Andrew Heon, bachelor’s degree in civil engineering, both of Rindge. … 0

New Ipswich: Drug case results in suspended sentence

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — After reaching a plea agreement, a New Ipswich man charged with multiple counts of drug possession and possession has received a suspended sentence. Charles Greenleaf, 41, of New Ipswich, was arrested on March 26 after … 0

New Ipswich: Fire Department hosts Red Cross blood drive

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

The New Ipswich Fire Department is teaming up with the American Red Cross to host a blood drive on Friday, at Mascenic High School in New Ipswich. The blood drive will be held from noon to 5:00 p.m. and donors of all blood types are currently needed, especially … 0

Letter: District employee situation alarming

Monday, June 16, 2014

To the editor: In recent months there have been many personnel that have been either non- renewed, demoted or hours cut. Interestingly, these are all strong women with the exception of the Tech Director. Many of these people have worked for the Mascenic District for 15-plus years. Some … 1

Mascenic School District: Teachers find new ways to optimize their class time

Monday, June 16, 2014

GREENVILLE — The teachers at Highbridge Hill Elementary School and Boynton Middle School are planning new ways of teaching their students that best use the class time available. In two separate presentations given to the School Board on … 0

Candidate roster for state, federal seats are finalized

Monday, June 16, 2014

As of the end of the filing period Friday, the following candidates had filed for state and federal offices for local districts, according to the N.H. Secretary of State’s website: Governor: Ian Freeman (D-Keene), Maggie Hassan (D-Exeter), Clecia … 0