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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

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: Resident: Dog waste cleanup still an issue

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — Teixeira Park on Union Street is littered with so much dog waste that Francie Von Mertens wouldn’t bring children there, she told the Select Board on Monday.   The board asked Town Administrator Pam Brenner and intern Seth MacLean to explore updating the code book, to better enforce dog owners cleaning up … 0

ML: FinCom: Restore aid cuts

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

In March, the N.H. House eliminated $300 million from the governor’s proposed budget, burdening municipalities with the associated costs. Since then, the public has held their breath, hoping the Senate would restore at least some of these cuts. The Senate Finance Committee announced Tuesday it recommends returning more … 0

ConVal: Board suspends policy on cutoff

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

ANTRIM — The ConVal School Board temporarily suspended its own policy Tuesday to grant a waiver for a girl to enroll in kindergarten, even though she is three days younger than the cutoff date. “Her parents and teachers … 0

Peterborough: Man indicted on burglary charge

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

A Peterborough man has been indicted on two charges related to several burglaries in Colonial Square in January. The Hillsborough County Superior Court indicted Edward Mottau, 46, of Peterborough on one charge of burglary and one charge of witness tampering. Mottau was arrested in January on the witness … 0

Peterborough: Talk on connection of art, science, today

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

A discussion and visual presentation entitled “Are Art & Science Connected?” will be offered at the Sharon Arts Center gallery today, from noon to 1:30 p.m. Can scientists learn from artists and artists learn from scientists? Does one practice inform the other? Alison Williams, associate dean of Graduate … 0

Little League: ConVal Mets knock off Orioles 9-2

Monday, May 18, 2015

The ConVal Mets defeated the ConVal Orioles by a score of 9 to 2 on Thursday at Moose Brook field in Hancock. The Mets’ offense was led by Ben Kriebel, who had two hits and scored two runs. Austin Knight and Owen Micheals each scored two runs. On … 0

Peterborough: Meiningen Trio plays at RiverMead

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

The Meiningen Trio will be performing in the auditorium at RiverMead on Sunday, at 2:30 p.m. The trio, Jonathan Cohler, clarinet, Sebastian Baverstam, cello, and Rasa Vitkauskaite, piano, will perform works by Beethoven, Max Bruch and Frank Bridge. The concert is open to the public and free of … 0

Peterborough: Finding Yesterday workshop at Mariposa today

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

A unique writing workshop for seniors entitled “Finding Yesterday” is being offered at the Mariposa Museum today, from 3 to 4 p.m. The workshop is open to all but is geared especially towards seniors and others dealing with memory loss. The workshop offers a special opportunity for caretakers, … 0

Football: Mountaineers registration now open

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

As summer approaches, so does the beginning of the football season. Many associate football with autumn. However, practices begin in late July. The Monadnock Mountaineers Youth Football and Spirit Association has opened registration of players, cheerleaders, and coaches for the 2015 season. For over 20 years, the Monadnock … 0

Girls’ Lacrosse: Cougars win again

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

The Lady Cougars overcame Oyster River (4-7) on Monday. “There were some lapses in focus,” said coach Derek Sorbello. “But we were able to regroup and get the win.” They won 15-10. Briana Jones and Autumn Cahoon each scored four goals. Midfielders Maddy Zimmermann, Sarah Kolk and Sam … 0

Baseball: Cougars fall to Sabers despite Allen’s homer

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

While ConVal lost to Souhegan Monday, shortstop Danny Allen smashed one out of the park. Allen’s home run accounted for the Cougars’ only run, as they lost 6-1. Isaac Blake pitched six strong innings, said coach Mike Marschok, … 0