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

Wilton Sewer Commission: Rate structure, infrastructure concerns

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

TOM SCHULTZ* Occupation: Field sales representative, TTi Inc. , a division of Berkshire Hathaway Time living in town: 52 years Previously elected offices: Water Commissioner, current chairman, elected 2013 Other qualifications: BS in BA, major in public management, Bryant University; 23 Years EMT, Wilton Lyndeboro Temple EMS What … 0

Wilton: ‘Wings’ screening to benefit Wilton Theatre

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

The epic 1927 film “Wings” will be shown at the Town Hall Theatre on Sunday at 4:30 p.m. as a fundraiser to support the theater’s ongoing conversion to digital projection. The screening will feature live musical accompaniment by … 0

Letter: Let’s go for Frye conservation

Monday, March 3, 2014

When I go shopping, I like to take a list. It keeps me focused and I don’t buy things I can’t use. So, when I heard the town of Wilton had an opportunity to buy into protecting a big piece of open land, I started making a list … 0

Voting 2014:

Monday, March 3, 2014

Antrim Amendment 1: Would amend the definition of a home occupation to allow one non-resident employee to work for those who operate a business out of their home, or structures on their property. Amendment 2: Would permit home occupations in all districts. Amendment 3: Would remove home occupations … 0

Wilton: Sledding accident injures two

Monday, March 3, 2014

WILTON — An accident on a popular town sledding spot on Saturday led to two injured children, one of whom was transported to the hospital. Two children sustained injuries after a sledding accident on Carnival Hill just after 4 p.m. on Saturday, according to Police Chief Brent Hautanen. … 0

Basketball: Tourney time

Monday, March 3, 2014

POSTSEASON CONTENDERS Conant boys Senior leadership key to Orioles’ state title hopes Conant’s been through it all before; will their experience pay off in the playoffs? For the Conant Orioles, this is business as usual. While most teams … 0

Wilton: Hilltop Circus performs this weekend

Monday, February 24, 2014

The 19th annual Hilltop Circus will be presented by Pine Hill Waldorf School’s 7th and 8th grade students at the school on Friday and Saturday. “Circus is a Wonderland!” will feature exotic creatures, strong men, jugglers, magic, skilled acrobats and feats of daring. This year’s circus is directed … 0

Viewpoints: School consolidation means savings for all

Friday, February 14, 2014

Wilton and Lyndeborough voters have an important decision to make this March regarding the future of their elementary schools. The School Board is bringing an $8.25 million renovation/build project to the School District Meeting for voter consideration. The project addresses significant facilities needs at the Florence Rideout Elementary School with a renovation and new addition. The project also renovates Lyndeborough Central School to house … 0

editorial: After lawsuit, time to move ahead

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

It’s taken three years and a trip to Superior Court, but the town of Wilton is finally going to collect $141,494 that should have been charged to Lyndeborough taxpayers back in 2010. The error came about when the Department of Revenue Administration made a mistake in setting the … 0

WILTON: Merchants urge parking changes

Monday, February 24, 2014

WILTON — Main Street parking is back up for discussion in Wilton, where congestion during the early evening hours has been a long-standing issue. During a public hearing on the issue on Feb. 17, Elizabeth Castro and David Mickey of the Main Street Association presented the Select Board … 0