Archive for August, 2013

Planning Board Continues Woodmont Master Plan Review

The application acceptance and public hearing for the proposed Woodmont Commons development has been continued to the Aug. 28 Planning Board meeting, after the Londonderry Planning Board gave it careful scrutiny at its Aug. 14 meeting. Ari Pollock, an attorney representing the developers Pillsbury Realty LLC, told the board, “A week ago we placed a […]

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Manchester Woman Wins Miss Londonderry Crown

Miss Londonderry 2013 Devenn Glickman poses after winning the title on Friday, Aug. 9. Photos by Chris Paul

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Lightning Softball Squad Snags Commissioner’s Cup in Florida

The Londonderry Lightning 12-U softball contingent returned from Florida with a championship in hand recently after winning the Commissioner’s Cup at the national Babe Ruth World Series. The locals went a perfect 3-0 in the commissioner’s event after finishing 2-2 in pool play in the main national tournament.

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‘Friends And Family Come Together’ for Old Home Day

Historic reenactments will go on throughout the day on Saturday at the Morrison House Museum.

Transparency in Practice

Would you like to know what your tax dollars are paying for? Who wouldn’t. But sometimes it’s easier said than done, even when the latest buzz word for public officials is “transparency.” Our local officials handle public information in different ways. In the Timberlane SAU (School Administrative Unit), which includes Sandown and Hampstead, there’s a […]

Hooksett Contract Deal Shortens Manchester Ties

The 20-year High School Maintenance Agreement signed by the Manchester and Hooksett school districts in 2003, which sent Hooksett students to Manchester for high school until 2023, was revised in a Hillsborough Superior Court settlement. “Hooksett is obligated under the agreement to send all its public high school students to Manchester except those students who […]

Council Contract with Smith Addresses Political Office

After choosing Kevin Smith of Litchfield, a former political candidate, for the town manager job, the Town Council has included a paragraph pertaining to running for office in its employment contract with him. Smith was hired by the Town Council at its Aug. 5 meeting, as previously reported in the Londonderry Times. Smith, 36, ran […]