CHESTER – The Chester Board of Selectmen met with Bill Rohr and Lei Wang, new owners of the former Chester College property in the heart of town, and learned about their plans for an international boarding school. Wang closed on the purchase of the property on Aug. 28, and the plan is on a fast
CHESTER – The board of selectmen has officially hired and announced police Lt. Aaron Berube as the interim police chief, to take over the role completely on Nov. 1. Police chief Bill Burke, who has served in the capacity since 2006, announced plans to retire at the end of October earlier this year.
HAMPSTEAD – The State of New Hampshire offers residents an Online Fire Permit Program. The Hampstead Fire Department has signed on to participate in the program. A fire permit is required by law for all outside burning when the ground is not covered with snow. The fire permits are issued by the local Forest Fire