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Jaffrey-Rindge: Student goes to primary meet

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

The stereotypical American teenager is lazy, self-absorbed and apathetic about politics. But if students from Seth Farmer’s senior civics class at Conant High School are any example, that image may soon change, and senior Alex Dunn could be the poster child. Dunn recently attended the New Hampshire Primary Convention in Manchester, which brought together hundreds of students and nine presidential …

Rindge: Bush’s last push in N.H.

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

RINDGE — Presidential candidate Jeb Bush came to Franklin Pierce University on Tuesday to tout his leadership prowess less than 24 hours after a disappointing performance in Iowa. Bush took a number of jabs at Republican front-runner Donald Trump, President Barack Obama, and Republican Iowa Caucus winner Ted Cruz, saying all three are …

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Wednesday, February 3, 2016

RINDGE — Fetta Di Casa, a pizza truck, will bring its farm fresh, artisan wood fired pizzas to Route 119 this spring. The food truck, which is going into its third year of business, received approval from the Planning Board Tuesday to build a garage-like structure on Route 119 east of the Sunoco station. Owner Carol Cersosimo said the goal is to be …

Rindge/Peterborough: Fiorina at FPU today, Cruz at Town House

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

As presidential hopefuls descend on the Granite State in the five-day crunch before the primary, two Republican candidates will hold town halls in the region. Former executive Carly Fiorina will be at Franklin Pierce University today at 3:20 p.m. Texas Sen. Ted Cruz will be at the Peterborough …

Rindge: Accident cuts power to 94

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Ninety four Rindge residents were without power for an hour Wednesday afternoon after a car struck a tree on East Monomonac Road. Police responded to a single motor vehicle accident at 11:25 a.m., involving a 1999 Ford Ranger, driven by Jeffrey Graf, 23, of Fitzwilliam. Graf’s vehicle struck …

Skiing / snowboarding: Get stoked

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Crotched Mountain is well-known for its extensive series of terrain parks, breeding scores of skiers and snowboarders who can hit the wildest tricks imaginable off the mountain’s plethora of ramps, pipes and other installations. But what does it …

Girls’ basketball: Conant wins 42nd straight

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

The Orioles got a scare Tuesday night against visiting Monadnock, as the Huskies hit a halftime buzzerbeater and held a lead deep into the third quarter. But Conant buckled down on defense and outscored Monadnock 20-5 in the fourth quarter to pull off a 51-36 win. Conant has …

Nominations sought for preservation awards

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

The New Hampshire Preservation Alliance is seeking nominations for its annual Preservation Achievement Awards. The awards recognize individuals, organizations, or businesses in the categories of restoration and stewardship, rehabilitation and adaptive use, compatible new construction, public policy, and educational and planning initiatives. The deadline for submissions is March …

Scholarships for those in nursing, medicine, social work

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

After a lifetime of hard work, successful farming in the blueberry fields of New Jersey, and sound financial investments, New Hampshire native Samuel Yarnold and his wife, Alice, bequeathed more than $800,000 in scholarship funds for New Hampshire residents. Annual scholarships in the range of $1,000 to $5,000 …

Running: Traffies come in 1-2 in second Winter Chiller of the season

Monday, February 1, 2016

Here are the results of the second Winter Chiller held on Jan. 23 in Wilton at the High Mowing School. The next race (3.5 miles) is in Hancock at the Meetinghouse in the center of town on Saturday …

Men’s hockey: Ravens fall to Stonehill 3-2

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Senior forward Brendan Glynn scored twice on Tuesday, but it was not enough for the Franklin Pierce University men’s ice hockey team, which suffered a 3-2 defeat at Stonehill. With the loss, Franklin Pierce falls to 3-15-2. The Ravens return to the ice on Saturday, when they host …

Police Logs: Feb. 4, 2016

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Rindge Wednesday, Jan. 27 Domestic violence: At 11:34 p.m., police arrested Karon Hair, 23, of Long Branch, New Jersey, on two charges of domestic violence: assault, subsequent to an event at Franklin Pierce University. Hair was released on $2,500 personal recognizance and given a Feb. 1 court date …

Editorial: Our endorsement for the primary

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

We’ve been watching, listening, reporting, and today we give you our endorsement for the two candidates who stand out as worthy of the Democratic and Republican nominations in the New Hampshire primary. The Democratic ticket The U.S. needs a president who can represent a wide spectrum of views, …