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ML: Is sustainability worth the cost?

Monday, March 30, 2015

The N.H. House voted last month to return all proceeds from the regional cap-and-trade auction to utility customers, rebating the average customer about 16 cents each month. Yet, local and state officials say these savings are pennies compared with how New Hampshire spends these proceeds now — to invest in energy-efficiency projects. “What’s a benefit of $2 a year? A … 0

New Ipswich: Collins gets firm’s top award

Friday, March 27, 2015

Fidelity Bank’s 2015 Mission Accomplished Award, the bank’s top annual employee honor, has been bestowed on Tracey Collins, retail project and reporting coordinator at the … 0

Antrim: Discussion of state budget

Friday, March 27, 2015

The Antrim Bennington Lions Club will be hosting an informational meeting on the state budget April 14 at 7 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church … 0

Peterborough: New firm saves memories

Friday, March 27, 2015

Most people consider family memories as their most valuable asset, ranked above material objects, bank accounts and other financial holdings. Yet family memories — 16mm films, slides, Betamax and VHS video, cassette tapes etc. — tend to be stored in boxes. A new local company called SAVED, located … 0

Keene: Buy Local hires executive director

Friday, March 27, 2015

Monadnock Buy Local hired Jen Risley as its first executive director. Risley helped to start the organization with the Keene Downtown Group in 2009 and, up until 2015, served on Monadnock Buy Local’s Board of Directors. Most recently, Risley was marketing and membership manager at the Monadnock Food … 0

Bennington: Paper company enhances product

Friday, March 27, 2015

Monadnock Paper Mills, Inc., a family owned manufacturer that delivers specialty papers for the technical, packaging and printing markets, has announced enhancements to its Envi Card Stock, a renewable wood-fiber replacement for plastic gift and loyalty cards. In collaboration with Hazen Paper Company, the design of the Envi … 0

Nelson: Apple Hill Board elects officers and trustees

Thursday, March 12, 2015

The Apple Hill Center for Chamber Music Board of Trustees elected officers and trustees at its recent annual meeting. Elected as president, Mark Meess; vice president, Lindsay Dearborn; treasurer, Fred Hadlow; secretary, Maura Glennon; and new trustees, Deborah Ford, Eileen Sarson and Linda Stavely. Mark Meess was elected … 0

Jaffrey/Rindge: A look at the year ahead

Monday, March 23, 2015

Now that winter has officially turned to spring, customers are getting the itch to venture outside, which is something that Jaffrey and Rindge businesses are planning to take advantage of in the coming season and year. “We are … 0

Rindge: Hunt named to HNH Board

Friday, March 20, 2015

The HNH Foundation has announced that State Representative John Hunt of Rindge has joined the Board of Directors. The mission of the HNH Foundation is to improve the health and wellness of New Hampshire’s population, with a focus … 0

Manchester: Ayotte to speak to business leaders

Friday, March 20, 2015

The Business and Industry Association of New Hampshire will host U.S. Sen. Kelly Ayotte on April 6. The senator will speak at a luncheon event to be held at the Radisson Hotel in Manchester from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Ayotte may address topics such as the economy, … 0

New Ipswich: Parison attends book convention

Friday, March 20, 2015

Margaret Parison of New Ipswich, an educational consultant with Usborne Books & More, recently attended the company’s Northeast Region Annual Convention on March 7 in Marlborough, Massachusetts. At the conference UBAM founder Randall White of Tulsa, Oklahoma, applauded … 0

Keene: Ritchie hired as hospital chaplain

Friday, March 20, 2015

The Rev. Bob Ritchie as been appointed to the position of interfaith chaplain in the pastoral ministry department at Cheshire Medical Center/Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene. The department’s goal is to provide a compassionate and sensitive, dynamic and sacramental ministry to … 0

Peterborough: New location for Colonic Connection

Friday, March 20, 2015

Deborah Jean Clark owner of Colonic Connection, a hydrotherapy facility, is now scheduling appointments at her new location at 77 Hancock Rd., Suite C, in Peterborough. The building includes offices for a number of health-service providers. Clark, an accredited hydro-therapist, says, “I’m happy to hear of the health … 0