The Jaffrey-Rindge School Board elected to purchase a property located at 30 Charlonne St.

Jaffrey-Rindge: District to purchase Charlonne St. property

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

RINDGE — The Jaffrey-Rindge School District has a purchase and sale agreement in place to purchase property abutting Jaffrey Grade School. Looking at the acquisition as a way to alleviate parking and circulation issues at the school, the School Board unanimously approved to authorize Superintendent Reuben Duncan in a Monday evening public hearing to buy the property on behalf of … 0

Rindge: Police obtaining warrant for bench destruction

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Police are preparing a warrant for the driver who allegedly destroyed two benches on the Rindge town common over the weekend. Police Chief Todd Muilenberg declined to identify the driver, but based on police records from multiple departments, the suspect appears to be Daniel Antilla, 21, of Gardner, Massachusetts. “We started poking around … 0

Clock agents keep clock ticking

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — For 160 years, the four faces of the clock on the Unitarian Universalist Church have watched over Peterborough while a clock agent has watched over the clock. At least twice a year, the clock agent climbs the fusty tower, resets the clock, oils the capstan and marvels at the machine’s longevity … 0

Engagement announcement: Ashley Nickless — Lucas Miller

Monday, July 20, 2015

Gail and Gary Smith of Belgrade, Maine have announced the engagement of their daughter, Ashley, to Lucas Miller, son of Albert and Mary Miller of Rindge. The bride-to-be is a 2012 graduate of Messalonskee High School, Oakland, Maine. … 0

Rindge: Nearly 60 acres of town land to be sold

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Twelve properties totaling nearly 60 acres will be put up for sale in an attempt to put the land on the tax rolls. The Select Board voted to sell 12 town-owned properties after consulting with the Conservation Commission in a joint meeting last Wednesday. “I think that everyone … 0

Peterborough: Court issues bench warrant

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

A $1,000 bench warrant has been issued for a Swanzey man charged with trafficking a half-kilogram of heroin who failed to appear at his arraignment July 6. Ryan Williams, 28, was out on $75,000 personal recognizance after his … 0

Hancock: PACs: Where money and politics collide

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

What’s the difference between a PAC and a Super PAC? The 2014 U.S. Senate race between Democrat incumbent (and winner) Jeanne Shaheen and challenger Scott Brown was the most expensive campaign race in New Hampshire history. It exceeded $46 million. And outside spenders, not Shaheen’s or Brown’s camps, … 0

Baseball: Jaffrey Legion loses late leads, drops pair of games

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Jaffrey Loses a Close One at Home Against Plymouth With the score 6-5 Saturday, Post 11 was one out away from remaining unbeaten at home. Post 11 started the scoring early in the bottom of the first with … 0

Jaffrey-Rindge: Conant class of ’65 reunion upcoming

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

The Conant High School Class of 1965 will be holding its 50th Class reunion July 25 at The Shattuck Country Club located at 53 Dublin Road, Jaffrey. After 8 p.m., we welcome all friends of the Class of ‘65 to attend and renew old friendships and share stories … 0

Monday, July 13, 2015

The following area firefighters completed their initial training at the N.H. Fire Academy in Concord. Seven area firefighters from four communities completed Firefighter I training and will rejoin their departments. The firefighters are: Michael Borden, Jeffrey LaCourse, and Chad Murray of the Greenfield Fire Department; David Paul Baker … 0


Monday, July 13, 2015

Stephanie Johnson of Rindge was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at St. Lawrence University, Canton, New York. To make the list a student must have completed at least four courses and have an academic average of 3.6 based on a 4.0 scale for the … 0

Birth announcement:

Monday, July 13, 2015

Born at Monadnock Community Hospital, Peterborough: SEPPALA: A girl, Pearl Robin, to Zachary and Ashley Seppala of Rindge, June 21, 2015. She joins brothers Ayden, Harper, and Reval. Grandparents are Sam and Ruth Seppala of Rindge and Steve … 0

Letter: Re: Voting and the schools

Monday, June 29, 2015

To the editor: Why not close RMS for Voting Day? All schools in Spotsylvania, Virginia, are closed on that day, and have been for many, many years -- over 30 that I know of. Mary Ellen Sullivan Spotsylvania, Virginia Editor’s note: Sullivan has family living in Rindge. … 0