Derry residents continued to press for answers, and for relief from what they called under-crowding of the schools, in a public forum Monday night. The School Board called the meeting to present the results and findings of its Assessment of Educational Facility Needs, a study that began last spring by the New Hampshire School Administrators
Battalion Chief Jack Webb of the Derry Fire Department was philosophical after the department and Derry Police rescued two 12-year-olds who fell through the ice at Hood Pond. “That’s the age when they start taking risks,” he said.
The Derry Planning Board will revisit its plans to create a General Commercial IV district on the southern portion of Route 28, after a public hearing brought a strong appeal from the public. The board has drafted plans to create the district, stretching to the Windham line, in order to capitalize on the potential benefits