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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 of desserts. A vegetarian option will also be available. The Welcome Table is a free community meal where everyone is welcome to … 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 the Shrew” directed by Deborah Shakespeare Thurber. A new program, Project Shakespeare Too!, will present … 0

Letter: Give the inside candidate for police chief a chance

Friday, July 18, 2014

Here we go again. History appears to be repeating itself in Rindge. The selectmen voted to hire MRI to come in and administer a search for a new police chief, and give recommendations on how to improve the department. This is costing the taxpayers of Rindge several thousand dollars. We have been down this exact road before. We hire a firm to find … 0

Peterborough: Lions Club names Melvin Jones Award recipient

Monday, July 14, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — John “Jack” Nieskens, received the highest award of recognition possible in Lionism, the Melvin Jones Award, at the annual awards night of the Peterborough Lions Club. The award is usually given to a club member who … 0

Rindge: Bluegrass Festival

Monday, July 14, 2014

Nate Sabat and Bronwyn Keith-Hynes of The Moonlight Ramblers rehearse prior to taking the stage at the Bluegrass Festival at Cathedral of the Pines Sunday afternoon. … 0

Rindge: Used book sale at Hannaford’s

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Hannaford’s of Rindge Supermarket is collecting used books through July for the Hannaford Supermarket Book Sale. All proceeds go to The River Center. Drop off anytime, Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. … 0

Rindge: Society of Manufacturing Engineers honors local man

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Sheldon “Skip” Marsh of Rindge was recently honored at the Society of Manufacturing Engineers’s International Awards Gala on June 9 at Cobo Center in Detroit. “Regardless of the industry, field, degree or background, the 2014 honorees are manufacturing … 0


Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Steve Gosselin of Rindge, a United States Postal Service (USPS) letter carrier in Fitchburg, Mass., received his Million Mile Club plaque, a distinction given to a professional driver who has driven accident free for either 30 years or … 0

Graduations: Graduations

Monday, July 7, 2014

The following students graduated from Franklin Pierce University, Rindge: from Jaffrey: Karen Brown, Doctor of Arts in leadership studies; Brandy Fryklund, cum laude, Bachelor of Science in management; Edward Madigan, Master of Business Administration in energy and sustainability studies; Emily Sliviak, Bachelor of Arts in criminal justice; New … 0

Letter: Our thanks to Scouts, chamber

Monday, July 7, 2014

To the editor: Thank you Rindge Chamber of Commerce and Boy Scouts, Troop 308. On July 2, our celebration of Independence Day, on a late afternoon where we had weather just short of a hurricane, it was amazing to see all the dedicated workers, from volunteers to organizations … 0

Viewpoint: ‘The story is how we did it — with real bipartisanship’

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Last week, the state’s revenue numbers for June came in, giving us the budget picture for the whole fiscal year. The news was good: We are on track to finish the year on budget, with even a little room to spare. Since balanced budgets seem so far out … 0

Achievement: Achievement

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

The following students earned dean’s scholarships at Keene State College: Courtney Dillon of Rindge and Adam Teger and Patrick Farrell, both of Wilton. This scholarship recognizes first-year students who display high academic performance. Merit awards are determined from a review of the students’ application for admission to Keene … 0

Jaffrey Police Log: July 10, 2014

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Jaffrey Thursday, July 3 Motor vehicle stop: At 6:45 p.m., police stopped a vehicle on Main Street for an alleged violation and found the driver, Jonathan Sheller, 28, of Jaffrey, was driving without a valid license. He was issued a summons for driving with an expired license, with … 0