Business

Peterborough: Brenner to retire in October

Thursday, December 18, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Town Administrator Pamela Brenner listed several milestones one can reach in their life, toward the end of the Select Board’s meeting Tuesday. She said these milestones could include graduating from high school and college, marriage, and the birth of children and grandchildren. “I have reached one of those milestones ­— one of the biggest,” Brenner said. Brenner, who … 0

Peterborough: EMS cuts 41 jobs

Thursday, December 18, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Eastern Mountain Sports will be eliminating 41 jobs from its Peterborough office, and will be relocating other positions to its corporate headquarters in … 0

Rindge: Market Basket now fully in Artie T.’s hands

Monday, December 15, 2014

The sale of Market Basket to Arthur T. “Artie T.” Demoulas was completed Friday afternoon, after it was announced in September that Demoulas and his … 0

Monadnock United Way seeking nonprofit partners

Friday, December 5, 2014

Monadnock United Way is offering an open, competitive process to become a MUW partner and apply for funding opportunities for Jan. 1 to Dec. 31, 2016. Under the organization’s “Agenda for Collective Impact,” MUW focuses its funding criteria for maximum impact on critical human services that will ensure … 0

Sharon/Temple: Phone service issues persist

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Numerous Sharon and Temple residents continue to lack phone services, after they received assurances from their telephone provider, FairPoint Communications, that they would fix the problem. And while the Vermont Department of Public Services is asking for an investigation into the quality of FairPoint’s services, following an outage … 0

Rindge: Planning Board proposes internally lit signage

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

RINDGE — The Planning Board voted to put seven proposed amendments to the Zoning Ordinance on the upcoming ballot in March, including one that would allow internally lit signs in town. With input from the town’s Sign Committee … 0

Peterborough: Holiday retail sales down

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Was lackluster holiday shopping in parts of the Monadnock region this past weekend part of a national epidemic? Nationally, retail sales were surveyed to have declined by 11 percent from 2013. Or, was it merely a hangover from … 0

New Ipswich: Closing up shop

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — Business is winding down at Wood n’ Things in New Ipswich. A sign advertising liquidation prices sits next to a sign advertising the sale of the business and the home to which its attached. The … 0

Peterborough: ‘Mrs. Potato’ joins the web

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

“Mrs. Russell’s Potatoes” sounds like a delicious stovetop side dish. In reality, it is a line of greeting cards depicting everything from pastoral scenery to colorful fruits and family images — all made with potato imprints by Melody … 0

Keene: Keene Chamber plans free forum detailing ACA

Friday, November 28, 2014

The Greater Keene Chamber of Commerce, Antioch University New England and Covering NH will hold a Forum on the Affordable Care Act at Antioch University New England, 40 Avon St. in Keene, on Thursday from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Experts who are trained and experienced in the … 0

Keene: Rockacy joins Cheshire Medical Center

Friday, November 28, 2014

Cheshire Medical Center/Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene is pleased to welcome Matthew Rockacy, MD to its Gastroenterology Department. Rockacy received a Bachelor of Science in Civil and Environmental Engineering and his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Pittsburgh in Pittsburgh, … 0

Keene: Cheshire medical gives service awards

Friday, November 28, 2014

Cheshire Medical Center/Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene recently presented the Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Presidents’ Service Excellence and Leadership Awards to outstanding staff members. The Presidents’ Service Excellence Award recognizes employees nominated by their co-workers as those who exemplify extraordinary … 0

Peterborough: Local businesses return more to our economy

Friday, November 28, 2014

Monadnock Buy Local released its Indie Impact Study detailing the amount of revenue returned to the local economy by locally owned, independent businesses in the Monadnock Region of New Hampshire. The report found that locally owned retailers return … 0