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

Peterborough: NHBB projecting growth

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

PETERBOROUGH ­-- New Hampshire Ball Bearings is projecting it can expand in the next five years, which is celebratory news after, not only the recession but also an explosion at the bearing manufacturer’s Peterborough factory in February that injured 22 employees, two seriously. Hans Baker, NHBB’s marketing coordinator, … 0

Peterborough: ‘Shot in the arm’ for town economic development

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Several decades ago, an organization committed to Peterborough’s economic development attracted corporations with national footprints to the small southwestern New Hampshire town. George Sterling said Tuesday the Peterborough Industrial Development Corporation lured Brookstone, the National Cash Register Corporation, Eastern Mountain Sports, and New England Business Ventures to Peterborough. … 0

Antrim: $12.5M Fred Fuller deal goes through

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Customers of Fred Fuller Oil and Propane Co. will not have to worry about staying warm this snowy weekend. Rymes Propane and Oil’s purchase of the home heating oil company seeking bankruptcy was finalized in the early hours of Wednesday morning. Antrim-based Rymes is now the largest oil … 0

Sharon: Lack of phone service pains residents

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

For the last two months or so, several homes in Sharon were without phone services, anywhere from 12 hour to all day. And FairPoint Communications, their telephone provider, couldn’t find a way to fix the problem. Finally, the problem appeared to be fixed Saturday night, said Jonathan Frank, … 1

‘It could be the primary route’

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Groups of residents in Mason and Rindge are beginning to band together in opposition to a proposed natural gas pipeline that could be routed through their communities, as well as New Ipswich and Greenville. The Rindge Select Board has come out firmly in opposition to the project, while … 0

Jaffrey/Peterborough: A one-of-a-kind experience

Monday, November 24, 2014

On Black Friday, the Friday after Thanksgiving, big box stores put on a show nationwide, hoping customers will flood their stores and fight over heavily discounted products. But local store owners say they have something better to offer. … 0

Keene: Monadnock Food Co-op hires grocery manager

Friday, November 14, 2014

The Monadnock Food Co-op has hired Keith Bourassa as its new grocery manager. Bourassa has worked at Shaw’s Supermarket since 2000 and most recently served as deli and bakery manager at Shaw’s store in Wilmington, Vermont. He is interested in healthy eating and is an avid long-distance runner. … 0

Jaffrey: Alvarez named to TEAM Jaffrey board

Friday, November 21, 2014

TEAM Jaffrey is pleased to announce the recent addition of Kerry Alvarez to its board of directors. Alvarez, a longtime resident of Jaffrey, recently celebrated her 25th year at Infogroup (previously Millard Group), where she is the creative … 0

Hillsborough: Belliveau promoted at local bank

Friday, November 21, 2014

TD Bank has promoted Tia Belliveau to store manager of its office in Hillsborough. She will be responsible for new business development, consumer and business lending, managing personnel and overseeing the day-to-day operations. Belliveau has 27 years of … 0

GREENFIeld: New nurse manager starts at Crotched

Friday, November 21, 2014

Ann Wright, RNC, BSN, has joined the staff at Crotched Mountain Specialty Hospital as nurse manager and educator. Previously, she served as clinical nurse manager of pediatrics and special care nursery at Lowell General Hospital in Lowell, Massachusetts. … 0