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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

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 … 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 … 0

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 … 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 … 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 … 0

New Ipswich: African animals at library

Monday, July 28, 2014

Michelle DeBye of Michelle’s Menagerie will be at the New Ipswich Library on Aug. 7 at 11 a.m., with live African animals. The animals in this program come from the mainland of Africa and the island of Madagascar. The eight animals to be featured are the African Fennec … 0

Album review: The Chatfield Phoenix offers up duality and emotion on latest release

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

“Nest of Bones,” the new album by Hancock/Peterborough duo The Chatfield Phoenix, is an exercise in duality. Seth Chatfield and Adam Phoenix play off each other perfectly, with a pair of acoustic guitars and vocal harmonies twisting and … 0

New Ipswich: Old Town Hall deemed unsafe

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — Despite an earlier decision to allow th e use of the Old Town Hall for an annual rummage sale at the Children’s Fair, the Select Board recently overturned that decision after hearing the limits that would have to be placed on the building in order for … 0

New Ipswich: Willow Brook buffer zone debated

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — Conservation Commission Chair Bob Boynton voiced his concerns about the cutting away of a buffer zone to Willow Brook during the July 15 Select Board meeting. The removal of trees on Academy Road property, owned by Russ Salo, that borders Willow Brook — a tributary … 1

Peterborough: Souhegan Lions hold annual meeting

Thursday, July 17, 2014

The Souhegan Lions Club, serving the towns of Greenville, Temple, New Ipswich and Mason, had their annual cookout at MacDowell Dam State Park on June 22. In addition to a fun outing for club members, the group also … 0