Rindge: Osimo and Seppala are 2014 Citizens of the Year

Thursday, December 18, 2014

Ronald Osimo has been named Rindge’s Citizen of the Year, and Sharlene Seppala is the Young Citizen of the Year. Both were honored at the tree lighting ceremony on Saturday night, following the tree’s dedication. “The lighting of the town tree is a tradition that is over 20-years-old,” said Monika Diab, manager of the Rindge branch TD Bank, which sponsors the annual event with Rindge Athletic Men’s Social Club, or RAMS. “Awards are given out to citizens who made outstanding contributions to the quality of life for the folks who live in the community.” Osimo was taken by surprise, he told the Ledger-Transcript following the … 0

Jaffrey-Rindge: Final budget review details out

Thursday, December 18, 2014

JAFFREY — The Jaffrey-Rindge School Board continued its review of the district’s proposed budget Monday night, discussing funding for technology, facilities, the district’s Gifted and Talented program and the SAU offices. While the meeting was well-attended, the focus of the discussions was much less contentious than its first session on the same topic, … 0

Jaffrey-Rindge: State law requires restraint, seclusion policy update

Thursday, December 18, 2014

JAFFREY — Updates to a pre-existing state law outlining seclusion and restraint regulations has the School Board looking to the district’s own policy to keep compliant. While the school district has had to streamline the recording process of incidents, most of the restraint and seclusion practices in the district will remain the same. During its meeting Monday, the board discussed changes to its … 0

Peterborough: Podiatrist suspension lifted

Thursday, December 18, 2014

A state podiatry board lifted its suspension of a Peterborough podiatrist’s license, after he complied with sanctions levied in a September ruling. The N.H. Board of Registration in Podiatry suspended Dr. Edward Newcott of Pembroke’s podiatry license in September because he continuously failed to adhere to infection control … 0

Rindge police log: Dec. 18, 2014

Thursday, December 18, 2014

Rindge Monday, Dec. 8 Motor vehicle accident: Police responded to the intersection of Route 119 and Cathedral Road for a two-car crash in which a 2008 Volvo driven by Carol E. Johanson-Prue, 70, of North Andover, Massachusetts, failed to stop at a stop sign on Cathedral, entering the … 0

Viewpoint: It’s not (only) about the resume

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

This week at The River Center we say goodbye to Donna Brand, our employment specialist. Through our Employment Resource Center, Donna has helped many individuals who have been unemployed or underemployed with resumes, interview skills, help with the … 0

Rindge: Crash leaves two with serious injuries

Monday, December 15, 2014

A crash on Foristall Road in Rindge Sunday morning resulted in serious injuries and one person being airlifted to a hospital. According to fire and mutual aid tweets, a crash was reported on Foristall Road at around 10 a.m. Sunday. At least one person was entrapped in their … 0

Mason: Pipeline meeting draws big crowd

Monday, December 15, 2014

MASON — So many citizens showed up to Saturday’s meeting on the proposed Kinder Morgan natural gas pipeline that would run through town that organizers had to turn some away. In all, more than 150 people from multiple … 0

Rindge: $300K to $400K needed for reno

Monday, December 15, 2014

A long-term plan to implement major updates at the Ingalls Memorial Library took an important step recently, with organizers moving forward with a conceptual study for an expansion and renovation of the library’s current facilities. Now, the library … 0

JAFFREY: New manager at Mount Monadnock

Monday, December 15, 2014

JAFFREY — After returning to the Monadnock region from the prairies of South Dakota, Beth Kintz is hitting the ground running as the first woman in charge of the most hiked mountain in America. Elizabeth Kintz of Jaffrey, … 0

Rindge: Market Basket now fully in Artie T.’s hands

Monday, December 15, 2014

The sale of Market Basket to Arthur T. “Artie T.” Demoulas was completed Friday afternoon, after it was announced in September that Demoulas and his sisters reached an agreement to buy the grocery chain from their cousins, and that the sale would be finalized over the next several … 0

Rindge: Welcome Table held on Monday

Friday, December 12, 2014

All are welcome at the Welcome Table Community Supper in Rindge. The next supper is Monday from 5 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. at the Rindge Meeting House, 6 Payson Hill Road, Rindge. The menu this month includes beef stew with bread and tossed salad, beverages and a variety … 0

Rinde: Church hosts live Nativity scene

Friday, December 12, 2014

The First Congregational Church of Rindge invites residents to a spectacular Live Nativity on Saturday from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. Gather in the parking lot of the Meeting House on Payson Hill Road and then be prepared to be transported back in time to Bethlehem at the … 0