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Jaffrey-Rindge: Student goes to primary meet

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

The stereotypical American teenager is lazy, self-absorbed and apathetic about politics. But if students from Seth Farmer’s senior civics class at Conant High School are any example, that image may soon change, and senior Alex Dunn could be the poster child. Dunn recently attended the New Hampshire Primary Convention in Manchester, which brought together hundreds of students and nine presidential …

Rindge: Bush’s last push in N.H.

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

RINDGE — Presidential candidate Jeb Bush came to Franklin Pierce University on Tuesday to tout his leadership prowess less than 24 hours after a disappointing performance in Iowa. Bush took a number of jabs at Republican front-runner Donald Trump, President Barack Obama, and Republican Iowa Caucus winner Ted Cruz, saying all three are …

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Wednesday, February 3, 2016

RINDGE — Fetta Di Casa, a pizza truck, will bring its farm fresh, artisan wood fired pizzas to Route 119 this spring. The food truck, which is going into its third year of business, received approval from the Planning Board Tuesday to build a garage-like structure on Route 119 east of the Sunoco station. Owner Carol Cersosimo said the goal is to be …

Letters: MCH gets even healthier

Monday, January 25, 2016

To the editor: I was excited to learn that Monadnock Community Hospital signed a letter of intent to explore an affiliation with Catholic Medical Center. MCH has enjoyed a long association with CMC as the referral source for many specialty procedures. I was grateful to take a ride …

Letters: Is Bernie biting off too much?

Thursday, January 28, 2016

To the editor: In a perfect world, a lot of what Bernie Sanders says is appealing — free higher education, one-payer healthcare, break up the banks — but it’s time a get down to the nuts and bolts of this election. The devil is in the details. When …

Rindge: Kasich courts young voters at FPU event

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

RINDGE — Presidential candidate John Kasich was all smiles at Franklin Pierce University Tuesday, on the heels of two key newspaper endorsements. The governor of Ohio was at FPU for a town hall event, where he spoke to …

Peterborough: 58 take home Narcan kits

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

As the state continues to grapple with the opioid epidemic, local community and school leaders have increased access to the drug that can reverse an overdose. School nurses and counselors, first responders, parents and others took home 58 …

Women’s basketball: FPU ices it at free throw line

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

The 7th Annual Hoops for Hope games between ConVal and Conant will take place on Feb. 9, at the ConVal High School Gymnasium in Peterborough. The varsity girls’ teams will take the court at 5:30 p.m. followed by …

Pipeline Mayhem

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

An inept detective, a corrupt police force, a seductive femme fatale — all the makings of a classic film noire. Throw in a controversial pipeline, some audience participation and a lot of laughs and you’ve got Holy Smokes …

Franklin Pierce: Conference honors for FPU

Friday, January 22, 2016

A total of 250 student-athletes in the Franklin Pierce University Department of Athletics have been named to the 2015 fall semester edition of the Northeast-10 Conference Commissioner’s Academic Honor Roll, as announced Thursday by the Conference office. In addition, 16 student-athletes garnered perfect, 4.0 grade-point averages. The 16 …

Rindge: Ash Wednesday vesper service

Monday, January 25, 2016

Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of the season of Lent, a 40-day retreat in preparation for Holy Thursday, Good Friday and Easter. A service of reflection will be held at the First Congregational Church of Rindge at 7 p.m. on Feb. 10, as we embark upon a Lenten …

Bird survey coming soon

Thursday, January 21, 2016

Fill up those bird feeders and dig out your binoculars for New Hampshire Audubon’s Backyard Winter Bird Survey. This annual statewide survey will take place on Feb. 13 and Feb. 14. Anyone can participate in the survey by counting the birds in their own backyard on the survey …

Police Logs: Rindge — Jan. 28, 2016

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Rindge Thursday, Jan. 21 Motor vehicle accident: At 1:30 p.m., police responded to a motor vehicle accident on Sunridge Road, involving a 2015 GMC pickup, driven by Matt Sauvola, 41, of Rindge, and a 2008 Ford Fusion, driven by Mark Hodges, 22, of Jacksonville, Florida. Both vehicles were …