Divided on new voter ID provision

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

With the New Hampshire primary, presidential elections and two other elections slated for next year, moderators and clerks are raising concerns about using their own cameras to photograph voters who lack sufficient ID — a provision of the 2012 voter ID law going into effect in September, but without funding from the state. That’s because the House’s proposed two-year budget does not include money for cameras and printers. “The whole … 0

Peterborough: Green fest goes outside this year

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — Greenerborough will be greener this year than ever before. For the first time in the festival’s eight-year history, it will held entirely outdoor, in front of the Town House and behind the Monadnock Center for History and Culture on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Although Grange #35 and the Greater Peterborough Chamber of Commerce will be co-sponsors of the … 0

Wilton: Annual May Day festival planned

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

The Abbot Hill community, including High Mowing School, Pine Hill Waldorf School and the Temple-Wilton Community Farm, will hold its annual May Day Festival on Saturday from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 222 Isaac Frye Highway in Wilton. This collaborative celebration of spring features Maypole and Morris dancing, live music and seasonal … 0

Boys’ Tennis: Warriors lose close one with Bow

Monday, April 27, 2015

Wilton-Lyndeborough fell to Bow Tuesday, but not without putting up a fight that, with the threat of darkness, almost ended the match in a tie. The Warriors (3-3) lost 3-5 to the Bulldogs (2-3), although strong performances across the lineup and a No. 2 doubles match played by … 0

Bobcat’s Tail: Hanging in the balance: support for Fish and Game

Friday, April 24, 2015

While our streams and forests are springing to life, the Statehouse halls in Concord are stirring with conversations about New Hampshire’s commitment to wildlife. In the N.H. Senate, the House and the governor’s office, they’re talking about how … 0

Softball: Holka, Balam combine to no-hit Pittsfield, 17-0

Monday, April 27, 2015

The Warriors appear to have righted the ship after a few early jitters, as they won their past two games by a combined score of 26-0. Sara Holka pitched well on Wednesday against Epping and got the 9-0 victory. On Friday, Holka and Lexi Balam combined for a … 0

Baseball: Seeley leads WLC to win

Monday, April 27, 2015

Led by a dominant pitching performance by junior Christian Seeley, the Warriors won their first game of the season against Epping, 7-1. Seeley was able to keep batters off balance all game, striking out nine, surrendering four hits and a walk. Despite scoring seven runs in the game, … 0

Letters: Free electricity? That’s a farce

Thursday, April 9, 2015

To the editor: Free electricity? If the students of Dublin School get into the “math and science” surrounding the Head of School’s proposed solar project, as he suggests (see “Dublin School pursues solar” in the March 31 edition), he’ll likely earn an “F.” How can anyone advocate for … 0

Peterborough: She’s on point

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Most eighth-grade students at South Meadow can’t wait to move onto high school, and experience their first relationships, learn to drive, and stay out late with friends. Not Lei-Lani Finch. “You can do more than that,” said the … 1

Peterborough: Well School’s Bobcat bill heads to Senate floor

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Thanks to some civic-minded, animal-loving fourth- and fifth-grade students at The Well School, the bobcat is one step closer to becoming the state wildcat. On April 16, the Senate Rules, Enrolled Bills and Internal Affairs Committee unanimously approved HB423, which students from the independent elementary school in Peterborough … 0

WLC: A wonderful world of music

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

WILTON — Students from Lyndeborough Central School performed in a concert for parents on Tuesday night, to a theme of “What a Wonderful World.” Students sang, used American Sign Language, played recorders and drums to perform songs celebrating … 0

WLC: Teachers, students honored by VFW

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Three teachers from across the district were given nods recently from the Merrimack VFW for their dedication to teaching citizenship. Holly Gladsden, Linda Buttrick and Michael Dupont were each recognized in a ceremony Sunday at the Merrimack VFW … 0

Girls’ Tennis: Undefeated Bow tops Warrior girls

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

The Wilton-Lyndeborough girls’ tennis squad lost to Bow Tuesday, with No. 1 Madison Bacon dropping her second match of the season. The Warriors (2-4) fell 1-8 to the Bulldogs (5-0), and Bacon lost to Laura Zbehlih 4-8 at the top spot. Freshman No. 6 Jackie Bird’s 8-5 win … 0