Business

Keene: April 24 forum teaches first steps to starting a business

Friday, April 4, 2014

Labor Department research finds that one in four Americans between the ages of 44 and 70 are interested in starting their own business or nonprofit venture in the next five to 10 years. And an AARP New Hampshire survey of those 50 and older shows that work plans at traditional retirement age are changing and only 13% plan to retire … 0

Keene: Cameron Tease Joins Monadnock United Way

Friday, April 11, 2014

Cameron Tease comes to Monadnock United Way as director of resource development, with a history as a business professional and community volunteer with diverse management … 0

Keene: Hannah Grimes plays role in MONIFF success

Friday, April 11, 2014

The Hannah Grimes Center for Entrepreneurship is home to the administrative offices of the Monadnock International Film Festival. MONIFF is one of four non-profits currently … 0

A place for everything

Monday, April 7, 2014

Dorothy Peterson of Peterborough has been through the downsizing process twice. The first time, 11 years ago now, she and her husband made the decision to leave their cape home of almost 50 years to move into a … 0

Home buying, how to know when it’s time

Monday, April 7, 2014

Springtime — when the thoughts of so many gradually turn to sunshine, flowers, golf, clean-up, travel, etc. And how about home buying? The spring of each year has been traditionally primetime for either buying or selling a home. … 0

Business: What’s happening in the world of credit?

Friday, April 4, 2014

Mortgage interest rates today are higher than a year ago, approximately three-quarters of a percent difference between a 30-year fixed offered today versus last year at this time. This is not a large increase, but for lenders that … 0

Peterborough: Burnett to leave Chamber post

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — After eight years on the job, Jack Burnett is resigning as executive director of the Greater Peterborough Chamber of Commerce. In an email to chamber members on Monday, Burnett said he has accepted a job in … 0

Rindge: PlanNH Charrette removed from town’s Master Plan

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

RINDGE — At their public hearing to consider removing the chapter containing the PlanNH Charrette from the Master Plan on Tuesday, the Planning Board voted six in favor and one opposed to remove the item. Residents packed into … 0

Rindge: Town may explore energy grants

Monday, March 31, 2014

Rindge Energy Commission Chair Patricia Martin asked the Select Board during their meeting March 19 to explore options for Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative funding, and a Senate Bill 123 grant of $2 million to update town lighting infrastructure, in an effort to reduce energy costs. Martin presented a … 0

Dental duo works together in art and science of teeth

Monday, March 31, 2014

Larry Smith and Peter S. Katz don’t work for the same firm or even in the same office. But, they do have a unique business partnership that directly benefits their clients. Smith is the owner and operator of … 0

Antrim: Alternates step up for Planning Board

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

ANTRIM — Interest in the Planning Board brought three new alternates to the table, and the new, bigger board discussed whether or not to recommend the Select Board sell parcels of town land. The board was joined in attendance by only three residents who, however, were interested in … 0

Dublin: Town mulls joining class action lawsuit over roof work

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

DUBLIN — The Select Board met Monday and spoke with Bill Goodwin, a library trustee, about the state of the library roof and possible involvement in a class action lawsuit already taking place against a shingle manufacturer. According … 0

Rindge: Planning charrette removed from Master Plan

Monday, March 24, 2014

RINDGE — Members of the Planning Board met last week for the first time since voters rejected a zoning amendment a decade in the making, which would have allowed additional commercial development at the intersection of Routes 202 and 119. Residents also passed petition Article 29 — 1086 … 1