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Lewis County man allegedly refused to leave store, became irate with responding police officers

LEYDEN- A man from the Southern end of Lewis County is faced with charges after an incident over the weekend at a local store. Stephen J. Scheve, 45, of Port Leyden, NY was arrested Sunday by the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office. According to deputies, he is officially charged with counts of disorderly conduct, harassment in the second-degree and resisting arrest.
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Hillside Splash Pad Closed Due To Drought Conditions

(Greenfield, MA) The Greenfield Department of Public Works announced this weekend that the Splash Pad in Hillside Park will be closed starting Monday, August 8th as drought conditions continue in the area. As of the latest data update on August 4th, most of Franklin County remains in a moderate drought according to the US Drought Monitor. The heatwave has increased water consumption to 2.2 million gallons per day despite Greenfield still being under mandatory water restrictions and would “need approximately seven inches of steady, soaking rain to restore supplies to normal levels” according to the City of Greenfield Facebook page.
New Britain Herald

Simms pitches New Hampshire into New England semifinals after beating Vermont

BRISTOL - After spoiling a 13-strikeout performance from their starter on Saturday, the New Hampshire state champions from Concord Little League were able to capitalize on another strong outing by Will Simms on Sunday. Concord’s 2-0 win made Vermont’s representative from Brattleboro Little League the first team eliminated from the Little League East Regional Tournaments.

Give Back NH: Winchester Learning Center Community Nature Park

Give Back New Hampshire is a bi-weekly segment that spotlights New Hampshire nonprofit organizations. It airs every other Monday during Morning Edition on NHPR. This week, we're taking a personalized tour of the Winchester Learning Center Community Nature Park. "We are normally doing conservation projects of hundreds of acres, way...

Earthquake reported Saturday in Deering

DEERING, N.H. — The United States Geological Survey reported an earthquake in Deering. The 2.3 magnitude earthquake shook Deering around 8:05 p.m. A police dispatcher representing Deering, Antrim, Bennington, Hillsboro and Washington said they received calls about homes shaking. No damage has been reported. The strongest earthquake in modern...

Greenfield Community Preservation Committee Seeks Project Proposals

(Greenfield, MA) The Greenfield Community Preservation Committee is accepting pre-applications to determine eligibility for project funding through the Community Preservation Act. The committee has $335,000 to use this fiscal year for projects that enhance affordable housing, historic preservation, and outdoor recreation. These funds have been generated by participation in a...

Shots fired during incident in Weare; no injuries, police say

WEARE, N.H. — A man is facing charges after he fired two rounds from a shotgun on Saturday during an incident in Weare, police said. Weare police said they responded to reports of a potential mental health crisis in the 200 block of Mountain Road. Officers from the Weare...

New dental residency program to bring dentists to rural health centers in N.H.

Stephanie Pagliuca used to joke that she would retire once New Hampshire got a dental residency program, but now, she’s finally getting her wish. “It turns out I'm not ready to retire yet,” said Pagliuca, who does workforce development for Bi-State Primary Care Association, which works with health centers across New Hampshire and Vermont.

Cline Joins Haverhill Bank as Vice President and Controller

Evan S. Cline recently joined Haverhill Bank as vice president and controller. Cline comes to Haverhill Bank with more than 25 years of experience in banking and finance, having most recently served as controller at GFA Federal Credit Union in Gardner. He previously held senior finance positions at Milford National Bank & Trust, People’s United Bank and First Trade Union Bank.
New Britain Herald

Maine's combined no-hitter over Vermont pushes it along to New England semifinals

BRISTOL – On most days, pitching into the fifth inning, allowing only five hits and recording 12 strikeouts along the way, including an immaculate inning, would be enough for a win. On Saturday, however, the state champions out of Bangor, Maine received what might end up being the only pitching performance in the bracket better than what Senji Kimura of Brattleboro, Vermont brought to the table in the opening game of the New England Regional Tournament.

Arts Beat: Westfield State University musician to perform at Wagner Festival

“A Little Night Music,” Stephen Sondheim’s delectable adaptation of the Bergman film “Smiles of a Summer Night,” plays Barrington Stage Company through Aug. 28. Julianne Boyd directs and Robert LaFosse choreographs, with musical direction by Darren R. Cohen. The score, all waltzes, includes Sondheim’s most famous tune, “Send in the Clowns.” The cast includes Tony Award nominee Emily Skinner (“Side Show,” “The Cher Show,” “Prince of Broadway”) as Desiree Armfeldt; Jason Danieley (“Candide,” “Curtains,” “Pretty Woman: The Musical,” “The Full Monty”); as Fredrick Egerman; Tony Award nominee Mary Beth Peil (“Anastasia,” “Follies”) as Madame Armfeldt, and Sierra Boggess (“School of Rock,” “Love Never Dies”) as Countess Charlotte Malcolm. For details:

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Second Planning Commission Community Workshop in Chester

CHESTER, Vt. – Chester’s Planning Commission will host the second in a series of up to four workshops upstairs in Chester’s town hall on Monday, Aug. 15, 2022, at 6:30 p.m., as well on Zoom. As many are aware, our state, including the town of Chester, is...