Market Basket shoppers were sparse over the weekend as employee-urged boycotts and shelves empty of perishables sent shoppers elsewhere for their groceries.

Rindge: Market Basket woes continue

Monday, July 28, 2014

RINDGE — Cars in the Market Basket parking lot were sparse on Sunday afternoon. At the same time, just a short way down the road, Hannaford Supermarket’s parking lot was nearly full with shoppers getting their weekly groceries. “It was mobbed,” remarked Hannaford shopper Rick Lund of Rindge. Lund is normally a Market Basket shopper, he said in an interview Sunday, but he and his wife took to Hannaford this week in support of an employee-urged boycott of Market Basket. “The shelves are getting empty. I’ve never seen it that busy. Never, not even when it first opened,” he said, referring to Hannaford. Several Rindge … 0

jaffrey-rindge: Interim deans and principals fill void

Monday, July 28, 2014

JAFFREY — The Jaffrey-Rindge School Board announced plans to employ four administrators in interim positions for the upcoming school year, during a July 24 meeting. Conant High School Assistant Principal Larry Pimental will continue to serve as interim principal for the high School, and Jaffrey-Rindge Middle School Assistant Principal Rob Clark will continue as interim principal for the middle school. JRMS teacher Lisa … 0

Rindge: 4 to be interviewed for police chief

Monday, July 28, 2014

RINDGE — Members of the Rindge Select Board expect to interview candidates to fill the empty chief of police position today. They will be choosing from among four final candidates. At its regular meeting Wednesday, the board announced that among the final candidates, two were selected during a search done by Municipal Resources, … 0

Letter: Set straight on weaponry

Monday, July 7, 2014

To the editor: Until I read Russell Bastedo’s column on advances in weaponry in the July 3 edition of the Ledger-Transcript, I had always believed our forefathers fought the Revolution with ammunition consisting of round balls of lead fired from muzzleloading weapons. Now I know they had balls … 0

Rindge: Police seek driver of crashed car

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

RINDGE — Police are investigating a single car crash that caused damage to traffic signs on Payson Hill Road after finding an abandoned vehicle a mile from the scene. Police said they are looking for the driver of a 2003 Dodge pickup truck who allegedly drove off the … 0

Jaffrey-Rindge: Maki awarded rotary scholarship

Friday, June 27, 2014

Mariah Maki of Jaffrey was this year’s Jaffrey-Rindge Rotary Club’s $2500 Scholarship recipient. The scholarship is given annually to a senior who attended CHS. The scholarship is based on grades and community service. Mariah was the senior class … 0

Engagement announcement: Sarah Larocque — Richard Cooper

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Brenda and Dale Larocque of Rindge have announced the engagement of their daughter, Sarah, to Richard Cooper, son of Heike and Bob Cooper of Jaffrey. The bride-to-be is 2012 graduate of Conant High School, Jaffrey, and a junior … 0


Wednesday, July 2, 2014

HERITAGE CHRISTIAN School Fourth Quarter Grade 8 High honors: Abigail Killmer Grade 7 High honors: Kaylee Stenersen, Jacob Wheeler Honors: Ella French, Kyra Salo Grade 6 High honors: Abigail Johnson Honors: Jeremiah Duprey, Britain Sauvola Grade 4 Honors: George Doremus, John French, Noah Paquin, Cade Salo Grade 3 … 0


Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Elizabeth Farr of Rindge was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Endicott College, Beverly, Mass. To make the list a student must obtain a minimum grade point average of 3.5, receive no grade below a “C”, have no withdrawal grades, and be enrolled in … 0

Jaffrey: Man injured in crash had to be extricated from vehicle

Friday, June 27, 2014

A young Jaffrey man suffered serious injuries and was taken the hospital Thursday night after the vehicle he was driving crashed into a tree on Howard Hill Road in Jaffrey, police said. Peter F. Deiana, 23, of Jaffrey was traveling east on Howard Hill Road around 9:30 p.m., … 0

Rindge: Camp Constitution starts July 13

Friday, June 27, 2014

Camp Constitution will hold its sixth annual family camp at the Toah Nipi Christian Retreat Center from July 13 to July 20. The camp program includes classes on our nation’s Godly heritage, U.S. history, the U.S. Constitution, morality and freedom, defending your world view, and the threats to … 0

Senator Gilmour is honored for nursing excellence

Friday, June 27, 2014

Senator Peggy Gilmour of Hollis was a recipient of the prestigious American Association of Nurse Practitioners 2014 State Award for Excellence. She was honored at an awards ceremony and reception held during the AANP 2014 National Conference June … 0

Letter: About broadband debate in Rindge

Friday, June 27, 2014

To the editor: In response to Larry Cleveland and Selectwoman Roberta Oeser’s notions concerning Broadband Internet here in Rindge: I’d like to let you both in on a little secret. While this so called FastRoads project was running lines, so was FairPoint Communications. We have FairPoint’s DSL broadband … 0