Jaffrey-Rindge: ‘Spice’ forum at Conant High School

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

As the statewide battle against “spice” rages on, State Representative Susan Emerson (R-Rindge) and District 12’s Senator Peggy Gilmore (D-Hollis), hope to spread public awareness on the substance and its effects in the Monadnock region, with a public forum to be held Sept. 30 at Conant High School’s Pratt Auditorium. Spice refers to a variety of herbal mixtures that produce experiences similar to marijuana that are marketed as “safe,” legal … 0

Rindge: Store workers return to jobs

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

RINDGE — After weeks of empty shelves, scant customers and part-time staff layoffs, Market Basket is back to normal, according to Rindge store manager Bill Dube. In fact, Dube said business has been even better than it once was, in the weeks since the announcement that Arthur T. Demoulas is back in charge … 0

Achievement: Achievement

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

The following students were named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at the University of Massachusetts Lowell: Benjamin Blais of New Ipswich, majoring in computer science; Emery Doucet of Mason, majoring in physics; and Stephen Ganoe of Rindge, majoring in mechanical engineering. To make the list students must have completed no fewer than 12 graded credits for the semester and earned … 0

Jaffrey-Rindge: Eye surgery sought for 7-year-old

Monday, September 8, 2014

Dustin Allen Whitney-Bechard turned 7 last week, just a few days after he started a new year as a second-grader at Jaffrey Grade School. Although Dustin now lives in Rindge, he entered school in Jaffrey when his family … 0

Rindge: Town welcomes new rec. director

Monday, September 8, 2014

After a three-month search, Tim Goodwin is settling in as Rindge’s new recreation director, and hopes to expand the department’s involvement in the community. Goodwin, a Jaffrey resident, had his first full day on the job last Thursday. … 0

Rindge: Board: Structure repair is OK

Monday, September 8, 2014

RINDGE — A resident appeared at the Sept. 3 Select Board meeting to clear up his confusion regarding a building permit for repairs of a structure at his 220 Goddard Rd. property. Ernest Kirsliss went before the board last Wednesday, stating he wanted to repair a damaged 144-square-foot … 0

Birth announcement:

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Born at Monadnock Community Hospital, Peterborough: PIPITONE: Twin boys, Benjamin Erwin, weighing 6 pounds, 11 ounces, and Tobias Christopher, weighing 5 pounds, 3 ounces, to David and Elizabeth Pipitone of Rindge, Aug. 14, 2014. They join sister Miranda. … 0

Rindge police log: Sept. 4, 2014

Monday, September 8, 2014

Rindge Wednesday, Aug. 27 Motor vehicle accident: At 3:15 p.m. Kyle Richard, 40, of Rindge backed into a 2011 GMC Acadia that was parked in his driveway. Monday, Sept. 1 Arrest: At 12:05 a.m., police responded to Franklin Pierce University and arrested a Marshall Jean, 19, of Randolph, … 0

Rindge: Remembrance for victims of 9/11 and marathon bombings

Monday, September 8, 2014

The Remember to Remember September 11 memorial will be presented at the Cathedral of the Pines on Sept. 11 beginning at 8:45 a.m. The memorial will be a reading of the names of the 2,977 people who were killed by the terrorist attack against the United States on … 0

Letter: Music on the common is fun

Thursday, August 28, 2014

To the editor: I grew up in Jaffrey, but moved away after high school. By the time I moved back to the area I had a husband, a young daughter and another on the way. Now with two small children, I found myself always looking for fun, family … 0

Editorial: Learning — it’s a lifelong endeavor

Monday, September 8, 2014

Usually, when we think of learning, we think of school. And when we think of school, we think of school-aged children. But learning is so much more than that, and can’t be defined by the four walls of a school or the age of the learner. Recently, Diane … 0

Rindge: Board OKs waivers for apartment construction

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

RINDGE — During its Tuesday meeting, the Planning Board agreed to allow the construction of 16 two-bedroom apartments on Route 119. The board waived the town’s construction phasing ordinance, which would have required the project’s three buildings to … 0

Rindge: Preview of new Burns’ film, Monday

Monday, August 25, 2014

A preview screening of Ken Burns’ film “The Roosevelts: An Intimate History” will be held in Spagnuolo Hall at Franklin Pierce University on Monday from 6:30 to 8 p.m. The screening, co-hosted by the Marlin Fitzwater Center for Communication and the Honors Program at FPU, will be followed … 0