Peterborough: Heated debate on farm permit

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — After neighbors of the farm voiced concerns at a public meeting Monday, the Planning Board elected to put off ruling on a permit that, if granted, would allow Four Winds Farm to host weddings, farm-to-table dinners, and other events throughout the year . The board will tour Four Winds Farm in the late afternoon on Sept. 29, and … 0

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 … 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

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

Peterborough: The outlook of downtowns

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

The U.S. Department of Commerce announced two weeks ago that total retail sales in July were 3.7 percent higher than July of last year, another indication the hangover of the recession is nearing an end. Retail owners in … 0

Bennington: Paper mill names new project manager

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Monadnock Paper Mills, Inc., a family-owned manufacturer that delivers high-performance specialty papers for the technical, packaging and printing markets, announced that Dr. Peter Veverka has joined the company as Senior Product Manager in its R&D, Technical Services Department. A published scholar and author of several patents, Dr. Veverka’s … 0

Business: Real estate transfers

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Antrim No address given; land and building; $75,000; Jeffrey Granger et al. to Sarah W. Edwards Revocable Trust 1997. 65 Winklemans Point; land and building; $321,400; Scott A. and Elaine M. Greenwood to Oshaughnessy Family Trust. 18 South Holt Hill Road; land and building; $106,000; Abigail M. Fuller … 0

Peterborough/Keene: Dexter named new HCS Hospice director

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Kate Dexter, RN, BSN has been named Director of Hospice at Home Healthcare, Hospice and Community Services. She will be responsible for all aspects of care provided by Hospice at HCS. Dexter has been with HCS for twelve … 0

RINDGE: Market Basket part-timers still out of work

Monday, August 25, 2014

While a few of their counterparts have returned to Market Basket stores in Massachusetts, none of the part-time workers at the Rindge store have been called back to work, after talks about a possible sale of the company to ousted former President Arthur T. Demoulas broke down over … 0

Marriage With A View

Monday, August 25, 2014

Local destination wedding venues attract couples from across the country who fall in love with the small-town charm and rustic country views the Monadnock region has to offer. Wilton’s Curtis Farm, Peterborough’s Monadnock Country Club and Hidden Hills … 0

Rindge: Leger joins Heritage faculty

Friday, August 22, 2014

Heritage Christian School in Rindge is pleased to announce Vicky Robinson Leger, of Jaffrey, has joined its faculty. Leger will teach fifth and sixth grades in a multi-grade classroom. Leger loves teaching math and also has a passion for drama. She previously taught for six years at Trinity … 0

Rindge: Business programs get accreditation

Friday, August 22, 2014

Franklin Pierce University has been granted first-time accreditation status by the Board of Commissioners of the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education for its Business programs — Master’s and Baccalaureate — offered through the College of Graduate and Professional Studies and the College at Rindge. CGPS offers undergraduate … 0

Keene: Leadership program to start

Friday, August 22, 2014

The Greater Keene Chamber of Commerce is accepting applications for the 2015 Leadership Monadnock program. The application deadline is Sept. 19. The program, established in 1997 and facilitated by Susan Newcomer, develops community leaders by expanding participants’ knowledge of the obstacles, opportunities and issues facing the Monadnock region. … 0