Business

Antrim: Two-day event slated to identify town needs

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Antrim’s future is in the hands of its residents. Together with the University of New Hampshire Cooperative Extension, Antrim residents have begun a process to identify the town’s strengths and areas of improvement, and to come up with a plan of attack for those weak spots. Called The Community Profile Project, residents will gather for a two-day event this fall …

Peterborough: A place for start-ups

Monday, February 8, 2016

The Vose Farm Road Brookstone Business Center in Peterborough is now home to War Room Athletics, a gym focusing on personal training and fitness education. …

Real estate transfers

Friday, January 29, 2016

Dec. 17, 2015, to Jan. 15, 2016 Dublin 233 Brush Brook Road; land and building; $298,000; James M. Bleeg And Jennifer E. Keeney to Timothy …

Peterborough: Web visibility grant set up for nonprofits

Thursday, February 4, 2016

The New Hampshire Businesses for Social Responsibility, in partnership with @Website Publicity, Inc., has established a new grant to provide one nonprofit organization in the state with a free Internet visibility audit. NHBSR Executive Director Michelle Veasey said, “We continue to see the smaller nonprofits in New Hampshire …

BIA to hold Small Business Day

Thursday, February 4, 2016

The Business and Industry Association’s annual Small Business Day will be held Friday at the Holiday Inn in Concord from 7:30 a.m. to noon. This year’s event will include sessions examining the energy crisis, small business financing, and healthcare options. The annual event is meant to engage small …

Peterborough: Chamber of Commerce seeks award nominations

Friday, February 5, 2016

The Greater Peterborough Chamber of Commerce is currently accepting nominations for the 2016 Citizens, Business and Nonprofit of the Year awards. The selection process will be done by a committee made up of past recipients and members from the region the Chamber of Commerce represents. The awards will …

55K sign-ups for Marketplace

Friday, February 5, 2016

More than 55,000 New Hampshire residents signed up for Health Coverage under the Affordable Care Act for 2016 after the Health Insurance Marketplace opened in November 2015. Nationally, 12.7 million Americans selected a plan through the marketplace. Those who did not sign up for a health insurance plan …

Peterborough / Rindge: Reusable bag program supports CVTC

Friday, February 5, 2016

Contoocook Valley Transportation Company, headquartered in Peterborough, has been selected as February’s beneficiary of the Hannaford Helps Reusable Bag program. CVTC will receive $1 from each blue Hannaford Helps Reusable Bag purchased at the Rindge Hannaford. This is an opportunity for CVTC, not only to raise funds, but …

Peterborough / Wilton: Airbnb launches 15-year-old’s career

Monday, February 1, 2016

PETERBOROUGH — When Alex Pollard was 12, he didn’t spend his weekends playing Little League baseball or having sleepovers. He hosted, in his beach-side home outside of San Francisco, guests who hailed from all over the world. “I …

New Ipswich: Collateral damage in pipeline war?

Monday, February 1, 2016

NEW IPSWICH — Wendy Juchnevics-Freeman’s opinion on the proposed Northeast Energy Direct pipeline is well-documented. Juchnevics-Freeman, who owns land abutting the route, has been involved in the opposition to a proposed natural gas pipeline since it was first …

Mason: Article would OK outside concerts

Monday, February 1, 2016

MASON — After the Zoning Board quashed the summer concert series at Marty’s Driving Range earlier this year, a petition warrant article could bring the issue back to the fore. For the last few years, Marty’s has twice-weekly concerts at the business during the summer months. But Mason’s …

ML: Studio reopens downtown

Thursday, January 28, 2016

When the Monadnock Yoga and Healing Arts Center above the Toadstool Bookshop closed last month, longtime students wondered if it would ever reopen. Alexandra Teague, of Peterborough, who had leased the space from building owners Willard and Holly …

Wilton: Funeral home adds crematorium

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Michaud Funeral Home has announced the opening of Michaud Crematorium, a crematory located at 343 Forest Road in Wilton. Statistics show that the number of families and individuals in New Hampshire choosing cremation continues to grow. Currently, most funeral directors have to contract with a third-party crematory in …