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Rindge: Young fills his soul with history

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

A love for travel, education and his country has fueled Vernon Young’s 40-year adventure as a volunteer. After returning from Battleship Cove in Fall River, Massachusetts, on May 6, Young officially completed his 40th New England Heritage Tour, a four-day, three-night adventure program that he helped create and has volunteered with ever since. “After all of these years, I still … 0

Jaffrey-Rindge / Mascenic / WLC: DI teams back from Globals

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Six area teams got the opportunity to test their ingenuity and skills last week during the Destination Imagination Globals. Students were pitted against the cream of the crop from not only around the nation, but around the world. The contest was held at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville over several days last … 0

Peterborough: Riding for cancer awareness

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Jessica Nelson’s mother, Carol Heath, lost her nine-month fight with advanced colon cancer in July 2013. A month later, Nelson, a Peterborough resident, was on a run while she was visiting family in Wellfleet, Massachusetts. Suddenly, droves of cyclists rode past her. After her run, Nelson asked her aunt if she knew who … 0

Viewpoint: Remains: Remembering the Korean War

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

The ceremony was formal, correct, and without emotion, as barren of feelings as the surrounding hills were of vegetation. The hard, stern face of the North Korean Peoples Army officer was locked in a grimace that manifested no feeling except displeasure for what was for him an onerous … 0

Rindge: Atlantic Drive approved as new town road

Monday, May 18, 2015

RINDGE — Contingent upon a $15,000 bond that would cover any damages to the road, the Select Board has approved Atlantic Drive as a new town road. The board, with a recommendation from the Roadway Committee, decided that … 0

Rindge: Scout is honored

Monday, May 18, 2015

Rindge resident Ben Germano, Life Scout, was recognized by Select Board Chair Robert Hamilton on Wednesday for completing the perambulation of Rindge, a state-mandated project that ensures the town’s borders have not been encroached by neighboring towns. Germano … 0

Peterborough: Rotarians hear critique of U.S. policy in Israel

Monday, May 18, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — In a talk given to Rotarians on Monday, Alison Weir blasted the U.S. media for showing bias towards Israel over Palestinians and the U.S. government for providing hundreds of millions in aid to Israel. Town Administrator … 1

Baseball: Conant wallops Fall Mt.

Monday, May 18, 2015

Conant is on a tear as of late, winning seven of their past eight after a 12-2 victory against Fall Mountain on Thursday and an 8-4 win against Kearsarge on Friday. Shawn Marsh toed the rubber for the Orioles on Thursday, surrendering no earned runs on six hits … 0

Track and Field: Banish, Bailey win big at Conant meet

Monday, May 18, 2015

JAFFREY — Conant’s Jordan Banish hadn’t been practicing long jump, but still found herself competing in the event at Thursday’s meet. Banish took a strong running start, stopped and dug her heels into the ground for a split … 0

Girls’ Tennis: Conant rockets to No. 1 in DIII with win

Monday, May 18, 2015

The Conant girls’ squad beat Kearsarge, although an ankle injury kept one player out of the lineup. The Orioles (12-0) flew past the Cougars (0-11), with five of nine matches won 8-0. Conant dealt well with No. 3 Alex Dunn’s absence due to a minor sprain, Coach Jody … 0

Franklin Pierce: Minors named to NCAA Championship

Friday, May 15, 2015

Sophomore Dage Minors of the Franklin Pierce University men’s track and field team has been selected to the NCAA Championships, as announced Tuesday evening by the NCAA. The NCAA Championships will be hosted by Grand Valley State on May 21-23 at the Grand Valley State Track and Field … 0

‘March Against Monsanto’ planned

Friday, May 15, 2015

On Saturday people in 38 countries across the globe will gather as part of a world-wide “March Against Monsanto.” In New Hampshire, marches will take place at the state house in Concord at 11 a.m., in Rochester in the center of town at 2 p.m., in Littleton in … 0

Rindge: Memorial Day events set for Monday

Monday, May 18, 2015

A Memorial Day observance will be held on Monday, May 25. The events will begin with a picnic on the Common at noon. At 2 p.m. the parade will step off. All veterans are invited to march. The parade will include the Rindge Veteran Ceremonial Guard, Rindge veterans … 0