Wilton

Roundup: Clough throws complete game

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

The ConVal varsity baseball team beat Milford 3-2 in the 2014 opener. Senior hurler Ivon Clough threw a complete game, striking out 12 while walking one and giving up six hits. ConVal’s offense was led by Mathias Fressilli, senior, with two hits and two runs scored. Danny Allen, freshmen, had two hits and one run scored. Matt Davis, sophomore, had two hits and two RBI. ∎ The ConVal boys tennis team … 0

2014 BASEBALL PREVIEW: Baseball is back in the Monadnock region

Monday, April 14, 2014

The crack of the bat has already begun to ring out around the Monadnock region, as the high school baseball season kicked off last night. With Conant seeking to go back to back after a big title win last year and ConVal looking to ride their otherworldly starting pitcher Ivon Clough to the … 0

Roundup: ConVal’s Hardwick takes first in girls discus

Monday, April 14, 2014

On Friday, the ConVal track team participated in their season opener at Souhegan High School. Four schools participated in the meet, Hollis-Brookline, Souhegan, Pelham and ConVal. ConVal had several top three finishes in a number of events. Leading the way on the girls team was co-captain Megan Hardwick with a strong first place … 0

editorial: Right-to-Know bill lacks substance

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

For a newspaper in the business of disseminating information to the public, it seems like any improvements to the Right to Know law would be seen as a boon. But in the case of House Bill 1591, which would require towns and school boards to post both meeting … 0

Wilton: Book discussion at library March 27

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

“Havana Bay” by Martin Cruz Smith is the title for the adult book discussion at the Wilton Public & Gregg Free Library on March 27, at 7 p.m. Copies are available at the library. This is an open discussion group and new readers are welcome. For more information, … 0

Wilton: $80K for Frye farm easement clears way

Monday, March 17, 2014

WILTON — After much discussion during Town Meeting on Thursday night, Wilton’s most controversial article this year, a request for $80,000 to put towards the conservation of 160 acres on Abbott Hill, known as the Frye farm easement, … 0

Wilton: Williams wins as write-in

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

WILTON — In a dark horse victory, write-in candidate Kermit Williams won the open Select Board position in Tuesday’s election. Williams ran away with the election, coming in with 287 votes, more than 100 more than any other … 0

Letter: WLC school bond isn’t that much

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

To the editor: I attended the Wilton school bond issue meeting Friday night. The issue passed by a razor thin margin, despite the fact that there was overwhelming evidence for its value for our community. I did a quick analysis of the numbers: $8 million over 30 years … 0

WLC: Voters OK $8.25M bond

Monday, March 10, 2014

Renovations to the Wilton and Lyndeborough’s two elementary schools is a reality after a narrow vote at Friday’s district meeting approved both a $8.25 million bond for the project, and to amend the district’s articles of agreement, making … 0

Wilton: The case for a Frye Farm easement

Monday, March 10, 2014

WILTON — On Thursday, residents will gather at Town Meeting to weigh in on the issues. One of the most discussed this year is Article 13 — whether the town will vote to expend up to $80,000 to … 0

Letter: Fischer for Select Board in Wilton

Friday, March 7, 2014

To the Editor I am running for selectman for Wilton and would like to let you know a little bit more about me. One of four children of an Army veteran, I learned early the need for order in one’s life, the meaning of leadership and the capacity … 0

Wilton: Williams joins Select Board race

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

WILTON — Candidates for the Sewer Commission, Water Commission and Select Board gathered together on Tuesday’s Candidate’s Night — including a fourth candidate who will be conducting a write-in campaign for the Select Board seat that will be … 0

Wilton SElect Board: Economic development, preparedness

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Douglas Whitney Occupation: Disabled/volunteer with stipend ;Grand Secretary Grand Lodge of NH, Independent Order of Odd Fellows. Day-to-day office operations of a 501c8. Time living in town: 42 Years Previously elected offices; publicly none. Fraternally several. Other qualifications: … 0