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Jaffrey / Rindge: Candidate files election complaint

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

A state representative candidate from Rindge has filed a complaint with the N.H. Attorney General’s Office, alleging that a website designed to attack her is violating voting laws. When Internet browsers saw the link to www.electpatmartin.com, they likely thought the site was advocating for the election of Rindge resident Patricia Martin to the state representative seat for Cheshire District 14. However, upon entering the site, the title “(Don’t!) Elect Pat … 0

ConVal/Conant/Mascenic: Students get a taste of manufacturing during site tours

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Two groups of students visited local companies on Sept. 30, as part of National Manufacturing Day 2014 events. These events were sponsored statewide by the New Hampshire Manufacturing Extension Partnership. More than 30 students from ConVal and Conant High Schools participated in a tour of local facilities during Manufacturing Week. Students learned about … 0

Rindge police log: Oct. 16, 2014

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Rindge Wednesday, Oct. 8 Arrest: At 10:30 p.m. police arrested Andrew Berard, 26, of Rindge on a warrant issued by Rindge police, charging him with one count of reckless driving. He was released on $1,000 personal recognizance bail and issued a court date of Nov. 5 at the 8th Circuit Court, Jaffrey. Monday, Oct. 13 Motor vehicle accident: At 2:30 p.m., police responded … 0

Letter: Frank Sterling has my support

Monday, September 22, 2014

To the editor: Voters in Cheshire District 14, a large district covering the towns of Dublin, Fitzwilliam, Harrisville, Jaffrey, Rindge and Roxbury, are fortunate to have an outstanding and experienced candidate for the N.H. House seat: Republican Franklin W. Sterling Jr. of Jaffrey. I personally had the pleasure … 0

Rindge police logs: Sept. 25, 2014

Monday, September 29, 2014

Rindge Wednesday, Sept. 10 Motor vehicle accident: At 3:04 p.m., police responded to Route 119 before Old New Ipswich Road. A 16-year-old Jaffrey boy driving a Ford Ranger pickup lost control of his vehicle, left the road, struck a mailbox near the intersection of Cutter Hill Road, then … 0

Rindge: Library needs LEGO sets for girls

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

The Ingalls Memorial Library is looking for new or used LEGO sets for girls to use at the LEGO Club. Now that there are sets made just for girls, the library would like some. Anyone who would like to donate LEGOs or offer a monetary donation can call … 0

Rindge: FPU student researches waterborne diseases

Monday, September 15, 2014

Franklin Pierce University senior Dayna Mercadante of Millville, Mass., participated in an eight-week research project over the summer at Missouri State University to investigate the spread of waterborne diseases. The Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program is extremely … 0

Letter: ‘Absolutism is the enemy’

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

To the editor: Only in the absolutist Tea Party world of Larry Cleveland is Susan Emerson not a Republican. His letter last week shows just how much the Republican Party has been hijacked by extremists. Susan Emerson, I believe, was one of Barbara Bush’s “Silver Foxes” when Susan … 0

Dublin: Towns eye farm rules

Monday, September 22, 2014

DUBLIN — The Dublin Planning Board has turned its eye to a possible agritourism ordinance, after a similar ordinance was approved by Peterborough voters in March. Meanwhile, other towns are keeping an eye on how the ordinance works … 0

Letter: Extremism gets us nowhere

Friday, September 12, 2014

Letter to the editor: Why I’m voting for both a Democrat (Pat Martin) and a Republican (Susan Emerson) to represent me in the New Hampshire House: The art of politics is the art of compromise. For any political body to succeed, its members must, at the very root … 1

Letter: I support Rep. Emerson, too

Friday, September 12, 2014

To the editor: I would just like to point out that I have also proudly helped Representative Susan Emerson with her campaign in this election and the last. It has been an honor to hold signs for her at the polls. We have many undeclared voters in the … 1

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 … 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 … 0