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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-Lyndeborough: School Board wants options

Monday, February 24, 2014

LYNDEBOROUGH — After a short public hearing on Wednesday night about proposed amendments to the Wilton-Lyndeborough Cooperative School District’s Articles of Agreement, the amendments will appear on the ballot at this year’s district meeting. Passing the amendments will … 0

Wilton: Teddy bear sleepover at the library

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Children are invited to bring their teddy or other stuffed animal to the Wilton Public & Gregg Free Library on Feb. 26, between 5 and 6:30 p.m. Children will fill out a tag and form for their teddies, to make sure the library takes good care of them … 0

Wilton: Unitarian hosts corn beef dinner

Friday, February 14, 2014

Yankee pot roast and corned beef and cabbage dinner will be offered at the Unitarian Red House in Wilton Center on March 15 at 6 p.m. There will be one seating at 6 p.m. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children. Contact Mary Alice at 654-9267, … 0

Wilton: Skip Philbrick brings the blues Saturday

Monday, February 17, 2014

The Skip Philbrick Band will be playing at Nelson’s Candies on Saturday. Doors open at 7 p.m. For the past 40 plus years, guitarist Philbrick has played the blues at the Rynborn Blues Club in Antrim and backing up artists such as Otis Rush, Luther “Guitar Jr.” Johnson, … 0

Letter: There was no bad solar math here

Friday, February 14, 2014

To the editor: Contrary to letters by Mssrs. Blake (Feb. 11) and Zeller (Feb. 13), I made no mistake in my analysis of the Peterborough solar project in my own letter (Feb. 4). I am a retired mechanical engineer with 20 years experience in the power industry and … 0

Wilton: Three to vie for single seat

Monday, February 17, 2014

WILTON — Three newcomers to the town’s political scene will be vying for the open seat on the Select Board this year: Douglas Whitney, Eric Parsons and Sandra Fischer. In an interview Monday, Whitney said this would be his first foray into town politics, having never been on … 0

Wilton-Lyndeborough: Articles of agreement reviewed

Monday, February 17, 2014

WILTON — Wilton and Lyndeborough voters will have the opportunity to weigh in on changes to the school district’s articles of agreement, tonight — changes which hold the key to the district’s hopes to move forward with an $8.25 million plan to renovate and consolidate the two towns’ … 0

Wilton: Petitioner: Let’s elect the DPW director

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

WILTON — Increases to the Public Works budget, capital expenses and department director wages were the motivating forces behind a petition article to make the Director of Public Works an elected position, instead of an appointed one, according to a statement from the petition’s author, Tom Schultz. The … 0

Peterborough: Rotary inducts new member

Friday, February 7, 2014

Steve Kim of Wilton, center, was inducted into membership in the Peterborough Rotary Club at the Feb. 3 meeting. Kim is a financial advisor working for Waddell & Reed. Here, Membership Chair Pat Foley, Kim and President Pam Brenner … 0

Wilton: Tensions find way to voters, board

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

WILTON — Two town officials are sparring via proposed warrant articles this year. Water Commissioner Tom Schultz is the author of a petition article to make the director of public works an elected position. Meanwhile, during its Monday … 0