Wilton: Traffic flow issues remain undecided

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

WILTON — While the traffic flow around Florence Rideout Elementary School will likely still see changes, the Select Board seemed ready to backtrack on proposed parking changes on Livermore and Tremont streets after hearing comments that the new parking would create more difficulties than it solves. Dozens of residents, mostly those who live around the school, turned out for a … 0

Peterborough: Is high-tech the answer?

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — New Hampshire must focus on high-tech manufacturing to take advantage of its population — one of the smartest in the country, said the … 0

Jaffrey-Rindge: Lions club, redux

Monday, July 27, 2015

The Lions are back and they are here to serve the greater needs of the Jaffrey-Rindge area. After a nearly three-year hiatus, the Jaffrey-Rindge Lions … 0

Peterborough: Club looks to advance understanding of world

Monday, July 20, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — In response to a speaker who urged Rotarians to demand the U.S. and media stop supporting Israel, a professor spoke to the club Monday about the anti-Semitism of certain Arab regimes. Joseph Spoerl — a Saint … 0

KEENE: $5K awarded to Grimes Center

Thursday, July 9, 2015

The People’s United Community Foundation, the philanthropic arm of People’s United Bank, has awarded a $5,000 grant to the Hannah Grimes Center of Keene. The Hannah Grimes Center provides programs specifically designed to increase the success rate of small businesses and nonprofit organizations. “The funding will support the … 0

Peterborough: The 1960s, those were the days

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

While inside Hobbs Jewelers, visiting one of his childhood mentors — the late Paul Hobbs — Donald “Jimmy” Smith began chatting with a jewelry salesman from Massachusetts about life in Peterborough in the ’60s. Smith and the salesman … 0

Wilton: Crematorium project aired

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

WILTON — The Zoning Board of Adjustment Tuesday approved the first step in a project that would site a crematorium on Forest Road. Carl Michaud, who owns and operates Michaud Funeral Home on Maple Street, presented the plan. … 0

Jaffrey: Stony Brook subdivision plan resurfaces

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

JAFFREY — Plans for a 28-unit condominium subdivision on Mountain Road, first brought to the town’s attention in 2004, have now resurfaced, with the developer and his attorney asking for final approval Tuesday night. The Planning Board ruled … 0

Peterborough: Traffic a concern for Mr. Mike’s site

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — The Planning Board handed down a detailed list of recommendations for a corporation to consider in its plans to demolish a 30-year-old gas station on Grove Street and build a modern one on the lot. High … 0

Peterborough: ZBA paves way for library expansion

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — The Planning Board is clearing the way for the library to expand. The board approved a boundary line adjustment between the library and the FairPoint building on Concord Street. This move enables the nonprofit supporting the library to buy the rear half of that property FairPoint … 0

Peterborough: An end of an era for the region?

Monday, July 13, 2015

Cobblestone Publishing, one of the last publishers remaining in Peterborough, will close its office on Grove Street tomorrow. Cricket Media, Cobblestone’s parent company, is consolidating the Peterborough publisher’s operations into its Chicago office. “It is, I guess, the end of an era,” said Ted Leach, a former publisher … 1

Keene: Masiello Group adds staffer

Monday, May 18, 2015

New Hampshire native Bob Barnard has joined the Keene office of Better Homes & Gardens The Masiello Group. Barnard is a licensed Realtor and will provide real estate services to clients throughout the Monadnock region. … 0

KEENE: Paris named to MoCo Board

Monday, June 15, 2015

Chef Luca Paris has been named to the board of directors of MoCo Arts. Paris is the executive chef and owner of Luca’s Mediterranean Cafe in Keene. MoCo Arts is a 501(c)3 noprofit. For more, see … 0