Rindge

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 Chalke, aunt of the bride, Dana Traffie, and Megan Anderson, cousin of the bride. Best man was Jason Goddard, brother of the groom. Groomsmen were Jake Hruska, brother of the bride, Dallen Hannu, nephew of the groom, and Mark Seppala and Walter Muhonen. Ushers were Nathan Goddard, cousin of the groom, and … 0

Rindge: Market Basket woes continue

Monday, July 28, 2014

RINDGE — Cars in the Market Basket parking lot were sparse on Sunday afternoon. At the same time, just a short way down the road, Hannaford Supermarket’s parking lot was nearly full with shoppers getting their weekly groceries. “It was mobbed,” remarked Hannaford shopper Rick Lund of Rindge. Lund is normally a Market … 0

jaffrey-rindge: Interim deans and principals fill void

Monday, July 28, 2014

JAFFREY — The Jaffrey-Rindge School Board announced plans to employ four administrators in interim positions for the upcoming school year, during a July 24 meeting. Conant High School Assistant Principal Larry Pimental will continue to serve as interim principal for the high School, and Jaffrey-Rindge Middle School Assistant Principal Rob Clark will continue as interim principal for the middle school. JRMS teacher Lisa … 0

Rindge: 4 to be interviewed for police chief

Monday, July 28, 2014

RINDGE — Members of the Rindge Select Board expect to interview candidates to fill the empty chief of police position today. They will be choosing from among four final candidates. At its regular meeting Wednesday, the board announced … 0

Letter: Spring cleaning drive saw success

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

To the editor: The Frontier Girls and Quest Boys of Rindge would like to thank everyone for their generosity in helping us with our spring cleaning drive for Veteran Victory Farm of Fitzwilliam. Not only were we able to purchase many needed cleaning supplies, we were also able … 0

Letter: Thanks to all for cupcake event

Thursday, July 24, 2014

To the editor: The Night of 1,000 Cupcakes in Jaffrey, sponsored by the Jaffrey Civic Center on July 17, a perfect summer evening, was a rousing success. Nearly 3,500 cupcakes were admired, chosen, and consumed by a crowd of more than 1,500 eager eaters. The Cupcake Committee and … 0

jaffrey-Rindge Schools: Student-teacher ratio part of budget talks

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

JAFFREY — Jaffrey-Rindge School Board member Charles Eicher spoke at Monday’s Select Board meeting, highlighting his concerns with the cost of staffing throughout the district, while recommending the board explore new budget philosophies. The presentation follows a year … 0

Jaffrey: Living with Lyme: a struggle and a success

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

JAFFREY — Not many people would be happy about the opportunity to get back to 10-hour days at work. But for Steve Rigopoulos, owner of Steve’s Lettering in Jaffrey, who spent several years struggling with crippling fatigue and … 0

Letter: Market Basket officials take note

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

To the editor: An open letter to the recently elected management of Market Basket from a customer in Rindge: You were recently elected to replace someone that the board concluded was not maximizing the potential profit and growth of Market Basket. However, he ran a company with a … 0

Viewpoint:

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Several years ago, during the commemoration of the quincentennial of Columbus’s discovery of the New World, I was walking down a street in Cuzco, Peru. An indigenous person threw human waste on me from a rooftop. I was informed later that there was great resentment in Peru against … 0

Editorial: CEO firing pits people vs. profits

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

In the world of retail stores — and, some would argue, in every universe we currently exist within — the almighty dollar rules. That appears to be the driving force behind the recent decision made by the Market Basket Board of Directors to relieve longtime, beloved CEO Arthur … 0

Rindge: Next Welcome Table supper July 28

Thursday, July 17, 2014

All are welcome at the welcome table community supper in Rindge. Our next supper is July 28 from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at the Rindge Meeting House, 6 Payson Hill Road. Our menu this month includes BBQ chicken, potato salad, cole slaw, tossed salad, beverages and a variety … 0

Jaffrey: Project Shakespeare presenting three plays

Monday, July 21, 2014

Celebrating 20 years, Project Shakespeare will present three productions for their 2014 summer season including a new program for elementary and middle school students. Performances will run from July 24 through Aug. 4 at locations in Jaffrey, Rindge and Peterborough. The mainstage company will present “The Taming of … 0