Archive for August, 2013

Go, Team

With school back in session, we can’t avoid the thought of autumn any longer. The trees are changing – not just in the swamps – and the evenings are cool. It may be too hot to think about winter clothing, but the time for scarves and hats and boots will be here before we know […]

Zoning Board Approves Shed Within 40-Foot Setback

Resident Brian Micciche of 59 Perkins Road was granted a variance to put a storage shed on his property within the 40-foot setback, as required by ordinance. Micciche told the Zoning Board of Adjustment (ZBA) at its Wednesday, Aug. 21 meeting that he lives on a hill and the only flat spot to locate the […]

Supervisor of Checklist Resigns

Londonderry Supervisor of the Checklist Debbie Currier has resigned her position as one of three state-mandated Supervisors of the Checklist because she has moved to Manchester and therefore cannot fulfill the residency requirement. “It is with true regret that I offer my resignation as a Supervisor of the Checklist for the Town of Londonderry as […]

Zoning Board Approves Weymouth Road Duplex

Manchester architect and planner Alan Yeaton, representing 3 Weymouth Rd., LLC, presented to the Zoning Board of Adjustment (ZBA) a request for a variance to build a duplex on property at 3 Weymouth Road, on a lot that has less than 52,000 square feet, as required by ordinance. “It is a lot in an AR1 […]

Zoning Board Approves Reconfiguring Condo Subdivision

The Zoning Board of Adjustment (ZBA) has approved the redesign of two lots on Mammoth Road to allow the addition of eight condominiums to a lot previously allowed to hold 19 condos, and to reduce another lot that would have had nine condos to have only its pre-existing dwelling. The developer, known as 381 Mammoth […]

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First Day

Third grader Frankie Bramble is greeted as she steps off her bus on the first day of school on Tuesday by first year Matthew Thornton Principal Sharon Putney

Londonderry Students Begin New School Year

Summer vacation came to an end for teachers and students in the Londonderry School District on Tuesday, Aug. 27, with local schools beginning the 2013-14 academic year. According to School Superintendent Nathan Greenberg, preliminary numbers for the 2013/2014 school year enrollment are above projections but below total enrollment figures from last year. “As of Aug. […]