HAMPSTEAD – Hampstead/Timberlane Business Administrator George Stokinger estimated during budget season that the Hampstead School District surplus would be $1,250,000. At the Hampstead School Board meeting Tuesday evening, June 23, he summarized year-end financials and noted that the actual surplus exceeds his estimate.
SANDOWN – Atkinson resident Beth Blomquist, stating that she was representing a coalition of citizens concerned with the direction of the Timberlane Regional School District, gave her and the group’s support to a Timberlane teacher suing the district and its superintendent, Earl Metzler.
Sandown is one of four towns in Timberlane – the others are Plaistow, Atkinson and Danville.
HAMPSTEAD – The Fourth of July comes early to Hampstead every summer. On Saturday, June 27 – with a rain date of Sunday, June 28 – people will begin to gather starting about 2 p.m. at the Old Meeting House Park field behind Town Hall for the festivities. The opening event of the day will get underway at
3 p.m. and the celebration will end after the 9:30 p.m. fireworks display.