Two backyard pools received variances from the Zoning Board of Adjustment (ZBA), while a daycare sign applicant was sent to the Heritage Commission. Jason Parent of 38 Tanager Way had gone before the ZBA several months ago and was referred to the conservation commission regarding his request for a variance to have an in-ground pool […]
Archive for May, 2013
The Acting Town Manager will continue to investigate the legal ramifications of what to do at Adams Pond. Adams Pond, created as an irrigation pond on private property owned by Mack’s Moose Hill Orchards, was inspected by the state in 2010. At that time a request was made by the state Dam Bureau, part of […]
Stantec has been dropped as third party reviewer for the Town of Londonderry, and the process will start over again, due to the Town Council’s displeasure that cost was not a factor in making a selection. “Based on the concerns of the council at the last meeting (May 6) to include the issue of cost, […]
In the town squares and commons and historic cemeteries of New Hampshire, the statue of a Civil War soldier is a sight often taken for granted. But a vestige of that war remains part of our lives today, as we mark the occasion of Memorial Day this coming Monday. Memorial Day was officially proclaimed and […]
The post of Senior Affairs Director has opened again with the departure of Stacy Thrall, who stayed in the job just under three months. “We were certainly excited to welcome Stacy on board, but sometimes through one thing or another, things just don’t work out, and that was the situation here,” said Acting Town Manager […]
Neighborworks Southern New Hampshire of Manchester has received permission from the Zoning Board of Adjustment (ZBA) to build 12 five- to seven-unit townhouses in two phases, instead of the three 16-unit buildings in the town’s ordinance, at its rental workforce housing subdivision of the former Whittemore Estates off Mammoth Road. Susan Manchester, an attorney with […]
New regulations regarding permitting and use of fireworks were suggested to the Town Council by Acting Fire Chief Darren O’Brien. The suggestions were the result of a professional fireworks display held recently at the Londonderry Fish and Game Club, which led to literally hundreds of noise complaints from residents of Londonderry and surrounding towns. O’Brien […]
The annual North School Father- Daughter Dance was held on Friday night at Londonderry High School with a country theme. Pictured, fourth-grader Sophia Hagymas gets dipped by her dad, Dave Hagymas. See more photos page 6.
Apple blossoms were in full bloom over the past several days in town, which signals the start of the growing season for area farms. See story on page 6 of the newspaper.
The Heritage Com- mission and Londonderry Historical Society have accepted a donation of railroad artifacts from Londonderry Trailways and Iron Horse Restoration, the latter a railroad preservation group. The commission met in special session Thursday, May 9, to consider the donation. heritage chairman Arthur Rugg said that according to town ordinance, any changes to Historically […]