Business

Peterborough: Parking lot plan goes to public

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — Town officials presented a plan in public hearings Tuesday night to use Downtown TIF District funds to pay for costs associated with a new parking lot off Grove Street, including purchasing a downtown lot for the purpose as well as construction for a total of $1,143,562. The town proposed the latest plan for a new parking lot, a … 0

Peterborough: Scott-Farrar closes, temporarily

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Scott-Farrar Home — a nursing home that has served the Peterborough area for more than 100 years — is closing in 40 days for financial … 0

Peterborough: Community kitchen completed

Thursday, February 19, 2015

TCD Construction, Inc. (formerly Torphy Construction) congratulated the town of Peterborough on the recently completed Peterborough Community Center kitchen in a press release last week. … 0

Fitchburg, Massachusetts: Applewild School names new leader

Thursday, February 19, 2015

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Peterborough: Monadnock Music names new trustees

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Monadnock Music’s Board of Trustees welcomed two new members at its annual meeting. New trustee Jeffrey Fuller of Peterborough,is the Director of Development and Community Relations for Cedarcrest Center for Children with Disabilities. Fuller brings to Monadnock Music more than 30 years experience as a non-profit fundraising professional … 0

Keene: Fiorina to speak at Republican breakfast

Thursday, February 26, 2015

On Saturday at 8 a.m., Carly Fiorina will attend a breakfast at the Keene Country Club. She will speak about her life as a cancer survivor, her career as a business leader setting an example for women, but respected by both men and women, her UP — Unlocking … 0

Jaffrey: Beginner Facebook Workshops March 10 in Jaffrey

Thursday, February 26, 2015

“Beginner Facebook” will be offered as a workshop 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., March 10 at the Jaffrey Chamber of Commerce offices. Participants need not be Chamber members to attend. The class is ideal for small business owners or nonprofit staff, and it will explore the steps to creating … 0

Peterborough: ZBA approves Stone Barn condos

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — The iconic yet dilapidated Stone Barn may have collapsed this winter if its new owners — Stan Fry of Peterborough and Bradford Malt of Boston, Massachusetts — hadn’t pour hundreds of thousands of dollars in to … 0

Peterborough: Agricultural ordinance revision nears end of road

Monday, February 23, 2015

Town officials spent much of the fall and winter drafting improvements to Peterborough’s agricultural ordinance, which the Planning Board said failed to protect the interests of farmers and their neighbors. Now, the public will have one last chance … 0

PEterborough/Jaffrey: Construction biz shows life

Monday, February 23, 2015

Construction is one area that is slow to come out of the recession, as expensive building projects are put off until more economically healthy times. But commercial construction is seeing signs of life once again. Bill Torphy, the … 0

Concord: Workshop on environmental, safety rules at DES March 9

Thursday, February 19, 2015

The N.H. Department of Environmental Services and WorkWISE NH are offering the New Hampshire small business community a free, half-day educational workshop on March 9. The workshop will provide presentations on hazardous waste management for small quantity generators, air emissions for minor sources, and health and safety topics … 0

Peterborough: New trustees elected at MCH

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Bob Boyd, Tom Ward, Mike Shea, Bill James and Dr. Terrence McNamara have been elected to the Board of Trustees of Monadnock Community Hospital. Boyd is the founder and former president of IPC Automation in New Jersey, a … 0

Sharon: Zoning in plain English

Monday, February 23, 2015

Sharon Amendment 1 : Adds an article in the zoning ordinance concerning small wind turbines that comply with state regulations. The proposed article establishes a process for an applicant to seek approval to install a wind turbine on their property. The Planning Board would have to grant a … 0