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The candidates for the New Hampshire State Senate' 9th and 12th districts met Tuesday afternoon at Franklin Pierce University in Rindge for a debate sponsored by the university's Fitzwater Center and the Monadnock Ledger-Transcript.

Rindge: State Senate candidates square off in FPU debate

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

RINDGE — Candidates for New Hampshire’s 9th and 12th State Senate districts met Tuesday afternoon at Franklin Pierce University in Rindge for a debate sponsored by the university’s Marlin Fitzwater Center for Communications and the Monadnock Ledger-Transcript. Present were the candidates for the New Hampshire Senate’s 12th District, Peggy Gilmour (D-Hollis) and Kevin Avard (R-Hillsborough), as well as the candidates … 0

Rindge: Teens vandalize Town Common

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

A throng of mostly teenagers covered the center of Rindge in toilet paper, paintball paint, and graffiti Friday evening. They also tore down church and street signs, and vandalized a memorial to soldiers. “The townspeople have come to terms with kids toilet papering the Commons every year,” said Larry Cleveland, a lifetime resident of Rindge. “My thought is, if that’s the worst, big … 0

Rindge: Car crash leaves teen driver injured

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

A 16-year-old Rindge girl was driven to a Massachusetts hospital Tuesday after she was ejected from her car that morning. Police declined to issue the name of the girl because she is a juvenile. The teenager’s 2009 Chevrolet Cobalt drifted off the roadway at about 8:05 a.m. She was driving west on Perry Road. Detective Jeffrey Seppala of the Rindge Police Department said … 0

Editorial: Food and farming go hand in hand

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

If you were lost in the woods, would you want a handful of dollars or a handful of food? That question, posed by farmer Ruth Holmes at Tuesday’s Community Conversation in Peterborough’s Bass Hall, is a pithy and profound way to get to the core of both the … 0

Business: A look at trends

Monday, October 13, 2014

Waistlines from Thanksgiving and Christmas feasting will not be the only thing growing this holiday season. Major U.S. retail companies announced expanding their workforce in the buildup to the holidays, according to published reports. And New Hampshire and the state’s southwest corner are experiencing similar growth in seasonal … 0

Real Estate: Q&A retrospective

Thursday, October 9, 2014

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Business of health care: Large employers continue navigation of ACA

Monday, October 13, 2014

After a one year delay, large employers are faced with the Affordable Care Act’s Employer Shared Responsibility Requirement, more commonly referred to as “pay or play.” Beginning Jan. 1, 2015, employers with more than 100 full-time employees must offer affordable health care coverage to 95 percent of their … 0

Rindge: FPU’s online MBA in energy ranks 6th in nation

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Franklin Pierce University’s online MBA program in Energy and Sustainability Studies was ranked sixth in the nation by TheBestSchools.org, a ranking organization based in Austin, Texas. BestSchools.org cited the program’s broad academic approach and that students can earn their MBA completely online. Also noted was the program’s accelerated … 0

Jaffrey/Rindge: Lions seek members for new international club

Thursday, October 9, 2014

People from the Jaffrey and Rindge communities are joining the world’s largest service organization, Lions Clubs International. The Jaffrey-Rindge Lions club will join the more than 46,000 Lions clubs making a difference in communities around the world. The new club is now seeking civic-minded men and women to … 0

Viewpoint: Operation VETS connect

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Operation VETS Connect is a 100-day challenge concluding Dec. 10 for New Hampshire’s business community to demonstrate support for our veterans and returning service members and to find great employees to fill their vacant positions at the same time. Under the leadership of Governor Hassan, the New Hampshire … 0

Jaffrey-Rindge: School Board talks facilities, budget

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

RINDGE — When the Jaffrey Grade School’s building was built, the year was 1938. Franklin Delano Roosevelt was president, the Andrews Sisters and Ella Fitzgerald were topping the charts, and the first ski tow in America had just begun operating. It is both fortunate and unfortunate that it … 0

Jaffrey: Fashion plates

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Rob Stephenson took this picture in the Civic Center parking lot on Sept. 17. … 0

Portsmouth: NH Furniture Masters holding gala

Monday, October 6, 2014

The N.H. Furniture Masters will be holding their grand gala at the Sheraton Portsmouth Harborside Hotel on Sunday. Furniture Master William Thomas of Rindge will be among the participants. Public viewing of the exhibit will be from noon … 0