Keene: United Way gives awards to donors

Friday, April 3, 2015

Monadnock United Way announced several award winners at its annual campaign recognition event at the Keene Country Club on March 26. John Round, the 2014-2015 general campaign chair, thanked the hundreds of volunteers, businesses, organizations, and donors who were involved this year’s campaign. Through individual and corporate contributions, the campaign has raised nearly $2 million, or 94 percent of its … 0

Business: Municipal building projects see spring upswing

Monday, April 20, 2015

Spring is the season for sunshine, flowers and, by the looks of things, commercial construction. Monadnock Community Hospital has begun a $1.5 million project, and … 0

Hancock: Shumway joins hospital board

Friday, April 17, 2015

Kary Shumway of Hancock has been named to the Board of Trustees of Cheshire Medical Center/Cheshire Health Foundation. Shumway is the chief financial officer for … 0

Region: Help available for fuel bills

Thursday, April 2, 2015

Although snowbanks are receding and temperatures slowly rising, Southern New Hampshire Services will be taking applications through April 30 to help renters and homeowners in paying past or future energy bills. Fuel assistance will pay for oil, propane, wood, pellets, kerosene, natural gas or electric heat costs. Payments … 0

Keene: Food Co-op names marketing manager

Thursday, April 2, 2015

Emerald Levick has been hired as the new marketing and membership manager for the Monadnock Food Co-op. The food co-op’s announcement of the appointment states that Levick is deeply passionate about strengthening the local food system and her … 0

Keene: Truman leads United Way campaign

Friday, April 3, 2015

Beth Truman of Keene has been named general campaign chair for the Monadnock United Way 2015-2016 campaign. Truman’s involvement with Monadnock United Way includes serving as a Division Chair for Towns IV and the Special Division. She is … 0

Jaffrey/Rindge: Rogers joins Rotary

Thursday, April 9, 2015

On April 4, Helene Rogers was inducted as a member of the Jaffrey-Rindge Rotary Club. Rogers is the treasurer for the town of Ridge and serves on the board of the Jaffrey Rindge Education Foundation. She lives in … 0

Winchendon, Massachusetts: New hygienist at dental practice

Thursday, April 9, 2015

Dr. James Mularczyk has welcomed Samantha Dugan, as a new dental hygienist. Dugan brings four years of dental hygiene experience and joins current hygienist Dianna Walsh. Mularczyk’s office, located in Winchendon, Masschusetts, serves the southern New Hampshire community. … 0

Peterborough: Promotions at NHBB

Thursday, April 9, 2015

Jim Geary has been named executive vice president of New Hampshire Ball Bearings, Inc., in Peterborough, effective April 1. Geary has been vice president of sales since June 2011. Reporting directly to Dan Lemieux, the newly appointed president … 0

Cheshire County: Nursing home plans reviewed

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Cheshire County state representatives visiting a nursing home in New York Friday hope the trip will bring clarity to what the county should do with its Westmoreland facility. The nursing home in New York is similar to the proposed model being recommended by a task force created in … 0

ZBA will continue discussion on cabana exception

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Editor’s note: A previous version misreported the ZBA lacked a quorum. They had a quorum, but lacked a full board. PETERBOROUGH — Unable to come up with a full board for the second straight time, the Zoning Board of Adjustment continued discussion of an application to build a … 0

Jaffrey: Theater build to happen this fall

Monday, April 6, 2015

JAFFREY — As its $5 million fundraising campaign nears completion, walls of the new Park Theatre are scheduled to be going up as soon as this fall. And the theater is expected to be operational by summer 2016. … 0

Jaffrey: Dog waste plagues town common

Monday, April 6, 2015

After numerous neighborhood complaints about the amount of dog excrement being left near the Jaffrey Town Common, a group of volunteers assembled to clean up the area, hoping that the effort will lead to more responsibility on the … 0