Business

Peterborough: They’re living a dream

Monday, September 15, 2014

Growing up everyone has an ideal job in mind. Of course, things change as we mature, and our career dreams are no exception. “Do what you like and like what you do” is the advice people often give to those searching for the ideal career. In the Monadnock region, there are a few people who have been lucky enough to … 0

Peterborough: Master plan survey in works

Monday, September 15, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Peterborough’s Master Plan Steering Committee will be enlisting the public to help shape the town’s future by provide the committee with feedback about … 0

Rindge: Energy company offers online access

Monday, September 15, 2014

Allen & Mathewson Energy Corp., one of the Monadnock region’s energy suppliers for propane gas and heating oil, now offers online account management for their … 0

Keene: Seminar on starting a business, today

Monday, September 15, 2014

Monadnock SCORE will present a seminar on “How to Start Your Own Business” today at TD Bank, 122 West St., Keene. The seminar, which will begin at 6 and end by 9 p.m., is designed for anyone who is thinking about or actually starting a business as well … 0

Jaffrey: Teixeira joins real estate staff

Monday, September 15, 2014

Debbie Teixeira has joined HKS Associates, Inc.’s staff of Realtors. Teixeira and her husband, Paul, settled in Rindge nearly 30 years ago. Teixeira worked for many years in the printing business as office manager for a local manufacturer … 0

Jaffrey: Social media workshops on offer

Monday, September 15, 2014

Small business owners and nonprofits are invited to attend two workshops on social media marketing 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sept. 22 and 29 at the offices of the Jaffrey Chamber of Commerce, Main Street. The workshops are designed to be hands-on and practical, giving participants a … 0

Peterborough: Farmland now eligible for alternative uses

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — The Planning Board adopted a process that will allow local farms to use their land for alternative uses, such as weddings, farm dinners and educational purposes. In an interview Wednesday, Planning Board Chair Ivy Vann said … 0

Peterborough: Meditation center may grow

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — The Planning Board has begun to look at a plan to expand a mediation center on Route 101 in Peterborough. There is currently one house at the Temple Mountain Buddhist Meditation Center which is home to a Buddhist monk living on the property. The Meditation Center … 0

Peterborough: Where are we now?

Monday, September 8, 2014

With Peterborough Players, the Sharon Arts Center, the Mariposa Museum, and the MacDowell Colony, Peterborough is an arts hub in the Monadnock region. And with countless independently owned retail shops, like Steele’s Stationers, the Toadstool Bookshop and Joseph’s … 0

Peterborough: Web development firm hires tech support

Monday, September 8, 2014

CharlesWorks, a web development company, hired Steven Lotkowski of Keene in February 2014 to handle technical support. Lotkowski holds a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Computer Science from Keene State College. He specializes in hardware and server maintenance, software maintenance and technical support for staff and clients. CharlesWorks … 0

Jaffrey: Bric A Brac Upcycle Emporium opens in downtown storefront

Monday, September 8, 2014

Bric A Brac Upcycle Emporium is officially open for business at 23 Main St. in downtown Jaffrey. Jeannie Hopkins, owner and self-professed “upcycle” artist, has filled the 1,100-square-foot retail and workshop space with a variety of items she … 0

Rindge: Board OKs waivers for apartment construction

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

RINDGE — During its Tuesday meeting, the Planning Board agreed to allow the construction of 16 two-bedroom apartments on Route 119. The board waived the town’s construction phasing ordinance, which would have required the project’s three buildings to … 0

Peterborough: Makerspace taking steps

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Monadnock Makers, a movement to start a makerspace in Peterborough, is that much closer to earning a $25,000 grant from The N.H. Charitable Foundation. NHCF accepted Monadnock Makers’ proposal to attend a “pitch camp” workshop to learn how to better pitch their ideas. NHCF selected only 30 applicants … 0