Rindge: Welcome Table to be held Monday night

Thursday, August 14, 2014

All are Welcome at the Welcome Table Community Supper in Rindge. The next supper is Monday, Aug. 25 from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at the Rindge Meeting House, 6 Payson Hill Rd. The menu this month includes pulled pork, hamburger rolls, coleslaw, tossed salad, beverages and a variety of desserts. A vegetarian option will also be available. The Welcome Table is a free community meal. The Welcome Table is an … 0

Letter: Nonprofits are our strength

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

To the editor: Thank you for the sensitive editorial in your Aug. 14 edition entitled “The powerful play goes on.” I learned about Robin William’s death the just before going to bed the day it happened. A certain sadness kept calling me to stay awake. I have spent several decades working in and for not-for-profit organizations. I fully believe that one of the … 0

Jaffrey-Rindge School District

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

JAFFREY GRADE SCHOOL Bus 47 JAFFREY GRADE SCHOOL 7:43 76 North St. 7:44 90/92 North St. 7:51 786 North St. 7:55 521 North St. 7:56 Emery Road at North St. 7:56 485 North St. 7:58 361 North St. 7:59 327 Nowh St. 8:01 Rt 137 at Windy Field Road 8:02 North St. at Parent St. 8:03 North St. at St. Jean St. 8:06 136 River St. 8:07 142 River St. 8:09 6 Monadnock View Drive … 0

Viewpoint: School — let’s talk about how to pay for it

Friday, August 8, 2014

The most significant issue confronting education is how to pay for it. New Hampshire’s average household income peaked in 2007 at $69,000 and in 2012 was $63,280. We have fewer students in the schools, an aging population, most retirees living on fixed incomes, unemployed, underemployed and an increasing … 0

Letter: My vote is for Dave Wheeler

Friday, August 8, 2014

To the editor: There are two Republicans running for the New Hampshire Executive Council District 5 seat — which is currently held by Councilor Debora Pignatelli — in the upcoming primary on Sept. 9. After a quick check, I found that one of them, Steve Hattamer of Hollis, … 0

Jaffrey: Home front

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Imagine being born and raised in a small town in the Monadnock region, growing up with the lofty dream of becoming one of the few, the proud — the Marines. Imagine graduating from high school, saying goodbye to … 0

Rindge: ‘Lighthouse’ changes hands

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

RINDGE — Locals have long referred to the intersection of Routes 119 and 202 as “Fogg’s Corner,” in honor of Fogg’s Mini-Mart, which has been an institution there for 60 years. Some may soon be calling it something … 0

Rindge: Candidates set to debate at FPU

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

A series of debates to be held at Franklin Pierce University in coming weeks will bring some state and national political candidates to Rindge to discuss their platforms and answer the tough questions. The Monadnock Debates, co-sponsored by the Monadnock Ledger-Transcript, New Hampshire Public Radio and FPU’s Fitzwater … 0

rindge: Meeting House Stage open mics raise funds for Historical Society

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Thanks to proceeds from The Rindge Meeting House Stage, the Rindge Historical Society has been able to purchase a helicon stand in addition to putting $2,500 toward paper and textile conservation. “The Historical Society has a very tight, limited budget — it’s nice to be able to contribute,” … 0

Jaffrey-Rindge School District: More students get iPad access next year

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

JAFFREY — The district will be changing up the way it uses some of its current technology, Director of Curriculum and Instruction Ryan Earley informed the School Board on Tuesday night. Currently, the district has been working with the district’s 330 iPads to allow 1:1 integration of the … 0

Jaffrey-Rindge School District: Bus stop changes made address safety

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

JAFFREY — There will be some changes to local bus routes for Jaffrey and Rindge students this year. On Monday, the School Board met with Marc Raposo and Joel Weissman of Community Transportation to discuss changes in the bus routes this year for the Jaffrey-Rindge School District. There … 0

Rindge: Applicant asks to build 16 apartments all at once

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

RINDGE — An applicant looking to build a 16-unit apartment complex is asking the town to waive its phasing ordinance, which would force the units to be built over several years, and allow all the units to be … 0

Rindge: Classical guitarist, open mic Friday

Monday, August 4, 2014

Classical guitarist Steve Rapson will be the featured performer at the Meeting House Stage held at the Rindge Meeting House on Friday, from 7 to 10 p.m. Performers are invited to participate in the open mic. For more information, visit meetinghousestage.com or contact David Lister at 899-2142 or … 0