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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 vehicle and three ambulances were called to the scene. Route 202 was briefly closed to allow a transport helicopter to land. More … 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 towns filled the Mason Elementary School, to standing-room-only capacity, to hear talks advocating against the … 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 Board of Trustees and a dedicated citizens’ group will be looking to raise and additional … 0

Spirit of Giving: Shelter From the Storm: A place to call home for the holidays

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Outside in Saturday’s freezing rain, 2-year-old Karter Wolfe couldn’t stop smiling. He walked from spruce tree to spruce tree, wondering which of them behind Pilgrim Foods in Greenville would become his Christmas tree. And while Wolfe couldn’t contain … 0

Two drivers hospitalized after Rindge crash

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Police are not yet releasing the names of two drivers who were sent to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries after a crash at the intersection of Cathedral Road and Route 119 last night. According to police, on Monday night at approximately 7:39 p.m. a 70-year-old Massachusetts woman … 0

Birth announcement:

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Born at Monadnock Community Hospital, Peterborough: FRENCH: A boy, Avery Robert, weighing 7 pounds, 5 ounces, to Isaac and Elizabeth French of Rindge, Nov. 24, 2014. He joins brother Asher. … 0

Achievement:

Monday, December 8, 2014

Bruce Ruotsala, a junior accounting major student at Franklin Pierce University, has been selected as one of 20 recipients of the 2014 Sigma Beta Delta Fellowship Program. He maintained a 4.0 grade point average while participating in many campus and community activities. He was the valedictorian of his … 0

Womens’ basketball: FPU’s Charette named Player of the Week

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Junior forward Kara Charette was selected as the Northeast-10 Player of the Week announced on Monday afternoon by the Conference office. Charette receives this accolade after a strong week for Franklin Pierce women’s basketball with a 66-54 victory … 0

Rindge: Ravens spread it around in upset of Bentley

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Franklin Pierce Women’s basketball had five double digit scorers Tuesday evening as they upset Bentley University 75-71 at the Dana Center. Franklin Pierce advances to 4-1 in Northeast-10 Conference play, with a 6-2 overall record; Bentley falls to 1-4 in Conference play, with a 4-4 record. The Ravens … 0

Editorial: Nonprofits chosen for ‘Spirit of Giving’

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

The Monadnock Ledger-Transcript is happy to announce the nonprofits in our region that have been selected for our 5th Annual Spirit of Giving Series: Jaffrey-based Shelter From the Storm; School Kids in Peterborough, or SKIP, the Grapevine Family & Community Resource Center located in Antrim; and The River … 0

Letter: No recourse through courts

Monday, December 8, 2014

To the editor: The latest from “Jane Q. Citizen v. The System” (see Court Updates 2 on Jaffrey Voices Google Group). A corporate state is when citizens have no recourse to protect their rights through the courts. Looks like New Hampshire is there. Public officials who don’t follow … 0

Letter: Gas pipelines are not the enemy

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

To the editor: The town in Hampden, Massachusetts, where I used to live for 20-plus years has one of those 36-inch — or perhaps bigger, I’m not sure — natural gas pipelines going through the southern edge of the entire town and has been there for many, many … 0

Viewpoint: Campaign finance reform: Curing the illusion of democracy

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Have you felt frustration over the negativity of our current political system? People in general are displeased with American politics. A New York Times journalist wrote, “In 2012, a...poll found that a stunning 78 percent of Americans felt frustration over the increasing negativity of our politics.” I am … 0