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Congresswoman Annie Kuster met with Franklin Pierce faculty and students on Wednesday in a round table about women in leadership.

Kuster holds talks on pay equity

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

RINDGE — Last week, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (D-N.H. 2nd District) rolled out an economic agenda for women and families, detailing acts sponsored or supported by Kuster that would address issues of paycheck fairness, minimum wage, family leave time, job training and workforce development, and female health care. Since then, Kuster has been meeting with local colleges and business leaders to hold round-table discussions to let women and men weigh in on their own experiences in the workplace. On Wednesday, Kuster met with students, faculty and staff from Franklin Pierce University to discuss her economic agenda. Kuster told the gathered group that since her election to … 0

Rindge: ZBA grants pair of exceptions

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

RINDGE — Residents can expect illuminated signs outside of West of the Border gas station and an expansion to the Camp Starfish property in the near future, following two variance applications approved by the Zoning Board of Adjustment on Tuesday night. One of the owners of West of the Border, LLC., located on … 0

Rindge: FPU celebrates Earth Week

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

On April 21 an Earth Day Fair was held in Spagnuolo Hall at Franklin Pierce University. The Sustainability Center at Franklin Pierce partnered with Farm to Institution New England (FINE) and the Health Sciences program on campus to create a day of earth celebration and wellness. Interactive displays and meet-the-farmer tables at the Fair included local food tastings; seed planting for the campus … 0

Court log: April 8, 2014

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Greenfield police Joshua Forand, 26, of New Boston, operating without a valid license, $124. Whitney Horak, 19, of Lyndeborough, possession of marijuana, $560 with $250 suspended for 12 months on the condition of no further misdemeanors or felonies and no violations for serious or alcohol-related matters; transporting an … 0

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Wednesday, April 16, 2014

RINDGE Sunday, March 30 Drug investigation: At 9:47 a.m., police were called to Walmart to speak with management about possible drug activity occurring within the store. Walmart management found a white powdery substance on top of a paper towel dispenser and a driver’s license. Police believed the powder … 0

Hancock: School leader’s loss felt

Monday, April 14, 2014

Friends and colleagues in the Monadnock region are mourning the loss of Tom Brennan, a former Hancock resident who served as assistant principal at Peterborough Middle School and principal at Conant High School in Jaffrey before going on … 0

Rindge: Man faces 40-80 years in prison

Monday, April 14, 2014

KEENE — A Rindge man has been sentenced to 40 to 80 years in prison on one count of felonious sexual assault and three counts of aggravated felonious sexual assault, after assaulting a young girl under the age … 0

2014 BASEBALL PREVIEW: Baseball is back in the Monadnock region

Monday, April 14, 2014

The crack of the bat has already begun to ring out around the Monadnock region, as the high school baseball season kicked off last night. With Conant seeking to go back to back after a big title win … 0

Roundup: ConVal’s Hardwick takes first in girls discus

Monday, April 14, 2014

On Friday, the ConVal track team participated in their season opener at Souhegan High School. Four schools participated in the meet, Hollis-Brookline, Souhegan, Pelham and ConVal. ConVal had several top three finishes in a number of events. Leading … 0

Rindge: Betty Anders joins retail lending team

Friday, April 4, 2014

Betty Anders has joined Bank of New Hampshire’s retail lenders as a mortgage loan officer. Anders will be serving Keene and all of Cheshire County. Anders joins Bank of New Hampshire with more than 24 years of banking … 0

Court log: April 15, 2014

Monday, April 14, 2014

Dublin police Suzanne Deschuiteneer, 53, of Greenfield, speeding, case dismissed at the State’s request. Hancock police Stacie Corliss, 26, of Peterborough, speeding, case dismissed at the State’s request. Jaffrey police Jesse Balcom, 22, of Jaffrey, case hearing for possession of controlled/narcotic drugs on Jan. 1, 2013, case status … 0

Letter: Word of advice to a Rindge resident

Friday, April 11, 2014

To the editor: I’m sure that, like myself, there are many Rindge voters who would like to thank Larry Cleveland for his efforts in making us aware of the numerous ill effects the N.H. Charrette plan would have had on the town. But just a word of advice, … 0

Viewpoint: Civil discourse: Tradition and necessity

Friday, April 11, 2014

Over the past decade, the level of partisan warfare has risen to the point where there is virtual deadlock in Congress. In New Hampshire, a similar hyper-partisan approach to governance characterized the N.H. House from 2010-2012. The resulting … 0