Derry Town Administrator Galen Stearns’ employment with the town was terminated last night after a public hearing on his status requested by Stearns. Stearns, who went out onmedical leave in July, returned to Derry on Tuesday night, Oct. 27, to say he wants to keep his job. But the Council voted 7-0 to terminate Stearns without cause. Stearns began his
The Derry Town Council has adjusted the projected amount residents will pay in property taxes after Chairman Tom Cardon stated that he presented the wrong figures in the Oct. 20 Town Council meeting. In that meeting (see story page 1), Cardon said that with the eight petition items from the budget cuts restored, the residents
Mike Gagnon never gave up hoping. The Hampstead Road Fire Station in East Derry reopened Thursday morning, Oct. 22, with little fanfare, after closing due to budget cuts at the end of June.