Archive for February, 2013

Safety Committee Looks at Changing Hillside Stop Signs

The Town of Derry will not eliminate the stop signs at the junction of Hillside and Beacon streets after reviewing a request of a resident. Resident Ron Boil had asked the Highway Safety Committee to consider removing the stop signs in two areas, Hillside at Jefferson Street and Hillsideat Beacon Street. The committee discussed the […]

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Pinkerton Players Prepare for ‘Once Upon a Mattress’

Thomas Quigley, Fine Arts chairman at Pinkerton Academy and director of the Pinkerton Players, stopped an ensemble in midsong. “You need to know all the nuances,” he told his chorus members, demonstrating a right over left hand motion. “Some of you are up here, some of you are down there. That’s not quality. Quality is […]

PA Senior Stillian Wins Bowling Crown

Pinkerton Academy 12th grader Nick Stillian collected the state individual bowl- ing championship this past Saturday, Feb. 23, by battling his way through a talented field of bowlers to the very top of the competitive ladder. Stillian began the cham- pionship round of play with a strike and then added three more strikes after that […]

Pinkerton Boy Cagers Fall To Crusaders, Blue Devils

Nothing about the 2012-13 regular season got any easier for coach Peter Rosinski and his Pinkerton Academy boys’ basketball squad last week. The Astros dropped their third and fourth consecutive Division I decisions to Manchester Memorial and Salem during that span, and as a result saw their divi- sional record slip to a sub- par […]

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Lady Astro Cagers Finish Up With Pleasing Victories

After having its hopes of an undefeated Division I regular season disappear under the weight of consec- utive losses to Bishop Guertin of Nashua and Bedford two weeks ago, the Pinkerton Academy girls’ basketball squad closed out its regular campaign last week with a couple of satis- fying wins at home. Coach John Barry’s Lady […]

Pinkerton Icemen Split Last Two Regular Season Contests

The Pinkerton Academy hockey squad closed out its 2012-13 regular season by splitting contests with the Londonderry High Lancers and the Salem High Blue Devils last week. Those decisions left the defending state champions with a 10-8 Division I record heading into the tournament. Londonderry snared its third win of the season over Pinkerton in […]

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Lemieux, Crowell Lead PA Wrestlers To Second Place

Sophomore Jean Luc Lemieux and senior Cam Crowell put forth champi- onship performances and helped their Pinkerton Aca- demy wrestling squad to a second place overall finish at the New Hampshire Meet of Champions (MOC) at Pinkerton last Saturday, Feb. 23. Lemieux followed up his fine work at the Division I championship meet a week […]

Free Museum Pass, Internet Assistance Offered to Students

New Hampshire students from kindergarten through college may visit Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts (MFA), thanks to the gen- erosity of a New Hampshire businessman and his family. P. Andrews “Andy” Mc Lane and his wife, Linda Harper McLane, have endowed in perpetuity a mem- bership at the Museum for all public, private, home schooled […]