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Business

Rindge: Market Basket woes continue

Monday, July 28, 2014

RINDGE — Cars in the Market Basket parking lot were sparse on Sunday afternoon. At the same time, just a short way down the road, Hannaford Supermarket’s parking lot was nearly full with shoppers getting their weekly groceries. “It was mobbed,” remarked Hannaford shopper Rick Lund of Rindge. Lund is normally a Market Basket shopper, he said in an interview … 0

Dublin/Keene: Crowd-funding campaigns popular way to raise cash

Thursday, July 24, 2014

So Zack Danger Brown started one to fund some experiments in the kitchen with potato salad. Others have raised money, including the Peterborough Community Theatre, … 0

Peterborough: MCH internists combine practices

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Monadnock Community Hospital has announced their two Internal Medicine Practices will be combining in a newly renovated office, located in Suite 301 of the Medical … 0

Wilton: Disputed cabin can stay — for now

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

WILTON — A prefabricated fishing cabin on Isaac Frye Highway can stay, says the Zoning Board, after a ruling earlier this month that the cabin, which has been a source of dispute in town since 2012, is an allowed use. On July 30, 2012, Building Inspector John Shepardson … 0

Rindge: Call for grocery store boycott

Monday, July 21, 2014

RINDGE — Employees of Market Basket in Rindge gathered in front of the store’s entrance Monday night holding signs asking customers to boycott the store. The boycott should go on, the picketers said, until employees receive an answer … 0

Jaffrey: Atlas takes heat in Mass.

Monday, July 21, 2014

As Atlas PyroVision of Jaffrey prepares for the Monadnock Festival of Fireworks at the Cheshire Fairgrounds in Keene on Aug. 16, an event that’s being billed at “the largest pyromusical festival in New England,” the company is facing questions about two recent fireworks shows it put on in … 0

Jaffrey: CDFA awards additional $550K in tax credits

Monday, July 21, 2014

JAFFREY — The Park Theatre is one step closer to becoming a reality, after the board of directors was awarded more than $500,000 in tax credits by the Community Development Finance Authority. The Park Theatre was one of … 0

Real estate: Q&A: What’s the word on the real estate market?

Thursday, July 17, 2014

In the years since the recession hit, the real estate market has been a concern just about everywhere, both in terms of sales and median home prices. But two local Realtors say they’re beginning to see a turnaround … 0

Keene: $7K donation for econ. development

Thursday, July 17, 2014

The People’s United Community Foundation, the philanthropic arm of People’s United Bank, has awarded a $7,000 grant to the Hannah Grimes Center. “The funding will support the Hannah Grimes’ Key Partner program, which provides a stable funding base to grow our business support initiatives,” said Mary Ann Kristiansen, … 0

Keene: New director joins Arts Alive org.

Friday, July 18, 2014

Jessica Gelter of Brattleboro, Vt., has joined Arts Alive as its new executive director, replacing Kate Dean, who has held the position for two years. Gelter joins to Arts Alive as an experienced leader in arts organizations across the river in Vermont, with five years of professional marketing … 0

What local business owners are saying about this year’s tourism track

Friday, July 11, 2014

What local business owners say about this year’s tourism track In a recent tourism survey we conducted, we asked the owners of inns, B&Bs and campgrounds (see photo caption above), “How is business so far compared with last … 0

Peterborough: Foley earns Jim Harrod award

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Patrick Foley of the financial services firm Edward Jones recently won the firm’s Jim Harrod Award for his achievement in building client relationships. Foley was one of 410 of the firm’s 13,000 financial advisors to receive the award. … 0

Peterborough: New trustees join Monadnock Music

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Monadnock Music’s Board of Trustees welcomed two new members at it’s Annual Meeting on June 24 at the Monadnock Center for History and Culture in Peterborough. New Trustee William Fregosi of Raymond designed scenery and lights for theater, opera, television and special events in Boston for over 50 … 0