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Spectators gather to watch near-total eclipse at Cathedral of the Pines in Rindge
04-11-2024 8:33 AM

By ASHLEY SAARI

Joseph Clayton of Leominster, Mass., was one of many from out of state who traveled to Cathedral of the Pines in Rindge on Monday to see the solar eclipse closer to totality.“What we saw was the grace of God,” said Clayton. “It makes you feel pretty...

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Jaffrey-Rindge community conversations focus on early childhood development
04-11-2024 8:31 AM

By ASHLEY SAARI

As part of a grant focused on preschool development and community schools planning, the Jaffrey-Rindge Cooperative School District has been holding an ongoing series of community conversations about growing access to resources for families with young...


ReVision proposes community-owned solar field in Jaffrey
04-11-2024 8:16 AM

By ASHLEY SAARI

ReVision Energy is proposing construction of a community solar farm on land owned by the Town of Jaffrey.Representatives of ReVision appeared before the Jaffrey Planning Board on Tuesday for a review of a plan, which would include a 1.3...


Two Jaffrey-Rindge Destination Imagination teams move on to Globals
04-09-2024 8:33 AM

By ASHLEY SAARI

Two of the Jaffrey-Rindge Cooperative School District’s Destination Imagination teams will be moving on to Global Finals May 22 to 25 in Kansas City after the Destination Imagination state affiliate finals Saturday at Bedford High School.A total of 31...


Charging hoverboard causes fire in Jaffrey
04-05-2024 7:31 AM

By ASHLEY SAARI

A charging hoverboard is believed to be the source of a recent apartment fire on Stratton Road.According to a release issued by the Jaffrey Fire Department, on March 28, at about 10:23 a.m., crews responded to a first-alarm fire on Stratton Road,...


Community remembers World War II vet, avid volunteer, lawmaker and entrepreneur Joe Manning of Jaffrey
04-04-2024 8:46 AM

By ASHLEY SAARI

Joe Manning, a veteran of World War II, entrepreneur, former state representative and avid town volunteer in Jaffrey, died at the age of 97 March 28.“He was many things,” said his friend Marc Tieger. “He was an entrepreneur, a devoted citizen and a...


NASA eclipse ambassadors prepare students, citizens
04-04-2024 8:35 AM

By ASHLEY SAARI

On April 8, the southern edge of New Hampshire will be experiencing an eclipse with more than 95% total coverage – an event that won’t occur for the area again for more than 50 years.In anticipation of the event, NASA has tasked “eclipse ambassadors”...


Donated New Ipswich fire truck to get refurbishments
04-04-2024 8:01 AM

By ASHLEY SAARI

A donated fire vehicle will be going out for refurbishment, after the Select Board approved a bid for the work on Tuesday night.Town Administrator Deb Deaton said the board had a scheduled bid opening on Tuesday for the work, but only received one...


AT&T proposes data boost for Route 202 in Rindge
04-04-2024 7:30 AM

By ASHLEY SAARI

A “micro” site to boost data access for AT&T users may be coming to the main shopping strip along Route 202.During a Planning Board meeting Tuesday, Vincent Paquette, the director of small cell installations for the Northeast for Centerline...


Silver Scone neighbors file additional case with Housing Appeals Board
04-01-2024 8:34 AM

By ASHLEY SAARI

Neighbors of the Silver Scone Teas tea party events business in New Ipswich have filed a second appeal with the state’s Housing Appeals Board regarding the Zoning Board’s decision to uphold the Planning Board’s site plan approval of the business.A...


Governor candidate Cinde Warmington makes a stop in Peterborough
03-29-2024 8:48 AM

By ASHLEY SAARI

Executive Councilor and Democratic candidate for governor Cinde Warmington sees reproductive health, public education and housing among the top issues facing the state today.Warmington will be facing off in a September primary contest against...


Jaffrey salutes top volunteers
03-28-2024 8:31 AM

By ASHLEY SAARI

Jaffrey celebrated some of its most-involved citizens with a volunteer dinner, thanking longtime members of town boards and elected positions and the committee responsible for putting together the town’s 250th anniversary celebrations, along with...


Construction of joint Peterborough/Jaffrey water facility over 50% complete
03-27-2024 11:14 AM

By ASHLEY SAARI

Work is well underway on a water treatment plant that will be co-owned and operated by the towns of Jaffrey and Peterborough – a model that allows both towns to share the cost of both constructing the facility and its future operations.With a total...


Farms, businesses, donate Easter items to St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry in Greenville
03-27-2024 8:31 AM

By ASHLEY SAARI

The St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry in Greenville has received donations of Easter dinner main dishes to help ease the costs for residents in the area.Director Kevin Little said the donations were “significant” and came from local businesses and...


Green Living: Early start to amphibian-crossing season
03-25-2024 8:01 AM

By ASHLEY SAARI

As the weather warms, teams of citizen volunteers have been donning rain jackets and reflective vests, heading out on the rainy nights to escort amphibians from the woodlands where they spend most of the year, crossing roadways to wetlands and vernal...


Jaffrey roundabout project construction to start in April 2025
03-21-2024 8:36 AM

By ASHLEY SAARI

As a planned pair of roundabouts in the Jaffrey downtown enters the final design phases, residents can anticipate a three-year construction season, starting in April of 2025.Representatives from the Department of Transportation and the town’s...


New Ipswich Fire Chief Gary Somero proposes deputies step up upon his retirement
03-21-2024 8:33 AM

By ASHLEY SAARI

After a narrow defeat at the polls of an article that would have created a full-time fire chief, code enforcement and building inspector position, New Ipswich Fire Chief Gary Somero appeared before the Select Board Tuesday to discuss the future of the...


New engine delivered to the Greenville Fire Department
03-21-2024 8:01 AM

By ASHLEY SAARI

Two years after its purchase was approved, the Greenville Fire Department accepted delivery of its new fire truck March 13.In 2022, the town approved $600,000 for the purchase of the vehicle, which has become the department’s new Engine 2. Fire Chief...


Jaffrey approves water main replacements for Squantum Road, funds sidewalk replacements
03-19-2024 8:34 AM

By ASHLEY SAARI

Town officials agreed to go back to the drawing board regarding a proposed sidewalk plan to include a raised sidewalk leading to the town beach, after a long discussion and proposed amendment at Town Meeting on Saturday.While the amendment failed...


Sharon Town Meeting approves budget, road work
03-19-2024 8:01 AM

By ASHLEY SAARI

About 28 residents attended Sharon’s Town Meeting on Thursday and nearly unanimously approved all items on the warrant, including the budget and fund to work on a portion of Nashua Road.The budget  was proposed at $467,325. Town Administrator Debra...


Mascenic budget, petition articles fail at polls
03-14-2024 8:31 AM

By ASHLEY SAARI

Mascenic will have a default budget for the next school year – a move that the School Board was advocating for – after an operating budget that had been cut by $1 million during the district’s deliberative session failed at the polls Tuesday.A series...

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