Business

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 as president. Meess has been a board member since 2011, most recently … 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 … 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 … 0

Rindge/Keene: Financial advisor Houle moves offices

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Edward Jones Financial Advisor Josh Houle opened his new office at 108 Main St. in downtown Keene this month. Houle’s office was previously located in Rindge, where he worked with hundreds of area residents. He will continue to … 0

KEENE: Arts networking workshop

Friday, March 6, 2015

The New England Foundation for the Arts in Boston will showcase dozens of creative economy projects from throughout New England as part of its fourth Creative Communities Exchange in Keene, on June 2 and 3. This major regional event is being produced with local host Arts Alive. Registration … 0

Keene: Interim program director

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Marjorie Droppa, PhD, joins Monadnock United Way as interim program director for New Early Childhood Development Initiative. Droppa was hired for a new Collective Impact initiative focusing on early childhood development in the Monadnock region. Recently, Impact Monadnock, … 0

Peterborough: Dara’s Pet grooming academy starts up

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Dara’s Paw Spaw in Peterborough is now a holistic pet grooming academy. The Whole Pet Grooming Academy is recognized by the state of New Hampshire as a secondary career school. Dara Forleo and Katie Heikkila collectively have more … 0

Keene: Buy Local’s new Board

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Four people have joined the Board of Directors for Monadnock Buy Local, an alliance of 151 locally owned and independent businesses in Southwestern New Hampshire working to strengthen the local economy. Christopher Brehme is an associate professor of Geography at Keene State College, where he directs the Keene … 0

Peterborough: Town is open for business

Monday, March 16, 2015

As larger companies have left Peterborough over the last two decades, many of their former offices have remained empty. And yet, Charles “Chub” Whitten of Peterborough’s Economic Development Authority and Michael Bergeron of the N.H. Department of Resources and Economic Development don’t consider this a bad thing. Actually, … 0

Peterborough: Helping veterans get a start

Monday, March 9, 2015

Gary Carpenter of Peterborough was walking through the Veteran Affair’s regional office in Bedford, Massachusetts, a decade ago when he came across a poster for the Veteran Business Owner’s Initiative. Carpenter, who had just earned a master’s degree, … 0

Rindge: Firm offers cloud storage

Thursday, February 26, 2015

MonadCloud, LLC of Rindge is launching three business offerings, which all take advantage of cloud storage scalability and object-based storage clusters and bring cloud data storage capacity to smaller businesses. “You Can Have Your Own Cloud” is a design and build service that MonadCloud’s Tim Wessels said will … 0

Strike, bad weather spell losses for FairPoint

Monday, March 9, 2015

Editor’s note: This story appeared in the March 5 edition of the Concord Monitor. A four-month employee strike and terrible weather resulted in a tough fourth quarter for FairPoint Communications, according to the company’s annual earnings release. FairPoint, a leading communications provider in northern New England, lost $43.6 … 0

Jaffrey: Advanced Facebook for businesses

Friday, March 6, 2015

Small businesses and nonprofits are invited to learn how to manage their Facebook business pages efficiently and strategically to save time and gain more notice. Advanced Facebook for Business will run 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., March 17 at the offices of Jaffrey Chamber of Commerce. Attendees need not … 0