Derry Police Chief Ed Garone remembered a recent conversation he had with a probation officer. “She told me 50 percent of her clients are heroin users,” he said. It didn’t surprise Derry’s top cop, who said, “We arrested a heroin addict in September and that led us to solve 15 burglaries.” They are coming in
A proposal by Councilor David Fischer to effect a 1/2 percent across-the-board cut for the working budget for 2015 was defeated at the April 17 Town Council meeting, after extensive discussion. Fischer, who has advocated for a more proactive approach to the budgets, brought up the topic during a discussion on the Wastewater Department budget.
The Lady Astros Lacrosse team began the defense of their 2013 Division I crown by hammering their first three opponents in lopsided matches. Pinkerton Academy trounced the Concord High Crimson Tide, the Salem High Lady Blue Devils, and the Portsmouth High Lady Clippers all by double-digit margins last week to get the 2014 campaign started