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MILFORD - As young and naive as she was, Lauren Lisembee knew there was something fishy going on when she and a friend responded many years ago to a Craigslist ad for modeling jobs. The office had one laptop com­puter and one camera, and only …

Thursday, January 19, 2017 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
No contract for Amherst teachers AMHERST - Teachers in the Amherst School District will be working without a contract for the second year in a row after their union and …
Thursday, January 19, 2017 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Souhegan sees mandatory increases in spending AMHERST - Four teach­ing postitions at Souhegan High School are being cut to make up for mandatory increases in school spend­ing. At the Jan. …
Thursday, January 19, 2017 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
WILTON - Selectmen confirmed Jim Cutler as interim fire chief on Monday. They deferred final confirmation until a job description is completed in the next few weeks. The Fire Department …
Thursday, January 19, 2017 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
Classes offer a chance to tinker with technology MILFORD - The recipe for success among local "makers" is a simple one. Take a dollop of "wonder-if," add a splash of …
Thursday, January 19, 2017 | By LORETTA JACKSON Correspondent
WILTON - The Highway Department garage was built on Whiting Hill Road in 1956, and not much has been done to it since. Director of Public Works Steve Elliott talk­ed …
Thursday, January 19, 2017 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
WILTON - The Recy­cling Center and the am­bulance service, although owned by the town of Wilton, are shared ser­vices, supported by the towns that use them. On Thursday, Jan. 12, …
Thursday, January 19, 2017 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
LYNDEBOROUGH - Voters at Town Meeting will be asked to change the purpose of a capital reserve fund set up in 1993. The fund was formed to set aside money …
Thursday, January 19, 2017
WILTON - The Zoning Board of Adjustment has approved a variance re­quested by Penelope J. Sanders to allow an exist­ing house to be used as a manager's office and resi­dence …
Thursday, January 19, 2017
I have sort of confirmed one of the family legends about the late Uncle Richard Cleveland by doing something incredibly stupid and clumsy, but before I cop to you about …
Wednesday, January 11, 2017 | Mike Cleveland
Town histories are wonderful books. All of the local towns have such books, most of which were written around 1900. Local towns were approaching a 150th anniversary by that time. …
Wednesday, January 11, 2017 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
75 years ago, 1942 The thermometer at the Milford Pumping Station registered 22 degrees below zero, so cold that Headmaster Frederick Snell dismissed classes at Milford High School. Water pipes …
Wednesday, January 11, 2017
So, here we are in a new year, and soon we will have a new president who will bring to office new policies that will either: Make America great again, …
Wednesday, January 11, 2017
MILFORD – School officials have backed away from a plan to have taxpayers help subsidize a new full-day public kindergarten program. Instead, costs for the program will come from increased …
Wednesday, January 11, 2017 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MILFORD – A public hearing for the School District’s budget and other warrant articles, including an extended kindergarten program, will be held next week. The hearing is scheduled for 7 …
Wednesday, January 11, 2017 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MILFORD – A library can be a place to borrow books and movies, a place to do research, a place to use a computer or even a 3-D printer. Then …
Wednesday, January 11, 2017 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MILFORD – Taxpayers heard some good news Monday night: The town tax rate will go down by 23 cents per thousand, a 3.2 percent decrease, if the operating budget and …
Wednesday, January 11, 2017 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
MILFORD – More than 600 acres of Milford conservation land are closer to being preserved forever thanks to a grant from the state, part of $2.4 million that will go …
Wednesday, January 11, 2017 | By KATHY CLEVELAND and DON HIMSEL Staff Writers
Souhegan was tops in the girls New Hampshire Winter Indoor Track League meet on Friday morning at UNH. The Sabers accrued 79.5 points, followed by Milford (64), Merrimack Valley (52.5), …
Thursday, January 5, 2017
NASHUA – They were in it to win it. The Nashua High School South-Pelham boys hockey team wanted to gain some good feeling in the 12th annual Conway Arena Hockey …
Thursday, January 5, 2017 | By TOM KING Staff Writer
MILFORD – Different day, same result. This time though, that result wasn’t so clear cut. Milford defeated Souhegan at home on Tuesday night in an outcome much closer than the …
Thursday, January 5, 2017 | By ANDREW SYLVIA Correspondent
So, my very nice neighbors across the street – Cathy, Tony, Maris – gave us some excellent foodie things this season, including a mince pie (these are miniatures, FYI) and …
Thursday, January 5, 2017
Every year, the Wilton/Lyndeborough Women’s Club sets up four “giving trees” loaded with tags to help provide Christmas gifts for those in need. Through the generosity of the communities, the …
Thursday, January 5, 2017
WILTON – Wilton-Lyndeborough Cooperative Middle School announced its honor roll for the first quarter of the 2016-17 school year. HIGH HONORS GRADE 6: Dante Casto, Kaylee Degan, Austin Kimball, Mariah …
Thursday, January 5, 2017
AMHERST – Amherst Middle School announced its honor roll for the first trimester of the 2016-17 school year HIGH HONORS (All A’s) GRADE 5: Veronica S. Castell, Nolan J. Colby, …
Thursday, January 5, 2017
WILTON – When you call an ambulance, you will get an ambulance. “And it will be staffed by highly trained, professional people,” Wilton Ambulance Service Director Gary Zirpolo said. “They’re …
Thursday, January 5, 2017 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
The second half of 2016 in the Souhegan Valley saw the completion of major public works projects, including the renovation of the northern part of South Street and the western …
Thursday, January 5, 2017 | By Telegraph Staff
MILFORD – The thorny question of guns in schools came to the selectmen last week, and they were relatively mute on the issue. At their Dec. 27 meeting, residents Harry …
Thursday, January 5, 2017 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Jae Crowder is frustrated by frustrated Celtics fans who expressed their frustration Tuesday night by cheering Utah small forward Gordon Hayward. Since Crowder is the starting small forward for the …
Thursday, January 5, 2017 | BY Alan Greenwood Sports Editor
January-June The Donald Trump phenome­non came to the Souhegan Valley in January as several support­ers explained his appeal. The New York businessman and now president-elect became the front­runner in the …
Friday, December 30, 2016
Amherst approves ratified agreement AMHERST - Selectmen met Monday morning and voted to ratify a new col­lective bargaining agree­ment with the Amherst police union. Board Chairman Dwight Brew said union …
Friday, December 30, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer
Conservancy: Vehicles have caused deterioration LYNDEBOROUGH - The Piscataquog Land Conservancy would like to close the portion of Scout Road that is on its Rose Mountain property, an at­tempt to …
Friday, December 30, 2016 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
Trustees request $5K, present warrant article to selectmen LYNDEBOROUGH - The cemetery trustees have requested $5,000 to repair the wall of the South Cemetery along Cemetery Road, which is said …
Friday, December 30, 2016
MILFORD - Milford High School announced its honor roll for the first quarter of the 2016-17 school year. HIGH HONORS GRADE 9: Lauren Auger, Emmalene Budway, Meghan Cavanaugh, Kailyn Cham­berlin, …
Friday, December 30, 2016
AMHERST - Kevin Skarupa was 7 when the Blizzard of 1978 hit Nashua, closing school for three days and possibly setting him on a career path. "How did it happen," …
Thursday, December 22, 2016 | By KATHY CLEVELAND Staff Writer  </
Wilton one of 15 libraries chosen in U.S. WILTON - Of neces­sity, libraries are becom­ing much more than just stacks of books and maga­zines. They are a growing part of …
Thursday, December 22, 2016 | By JESSIE SALISBURY Correspondent
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