Business

Back-to-school shoppers rushed department and retail stores in the region.

Peterborough/Rindge: Back-to-school shoppers think before spending

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

A middle-schooler’s shopping list — two spiral notebooks, colored pencils, two three-ring binders and a backpack — sets a parent back nearly $50. And that’s just the beginning of back-to-school shopping. As the cost of products continues to rise post-recession, retailers here have found customers are walking into stores knowing more than they used to. They’ve already researched products and … 0

Wilton: Subdivision creates 5 ‘estate’ lots on 70 acres

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

WILTON — The Planning Board approved a plan to subdivide a 70-acre lot to create five new housing lots during its meeting Wednesday. Provost Trust … 0

Peterborough: Town should find partner for search

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — A vice president of an Internet service company is encouraging a subcommittee of the Economic Development Authority to partner with other municipalities to … 0

Jaffrey: What’s at risk in ‘big data’ debate?

Monday, August 10, 2015

JAFFREY — When Philipp Krüger asked his audience at the Amos Fortune Forum Friday whether they had used or been affected by “big data,” only a few raised their hands. “I think most of you probably have,” he … 0

Peterborough: Camera helps rowers, pilots

Monday, August 10, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — As Melissa Thompson, a diehard rower, watched the Head of the Charles, she wondered about the rowers who bumped into each other. There had to be a way, she thought, to help them see what’s behind … 0

Business: NHBR seeks nominations for business excellence

Monday, August 10, 2015

New Hampshire Business Review is seeking nominations for its annual Business Excellence Awards. Nominate your own New Hampshire-based business or nonprofit, or other organization you think deserves recognition for its imagination, industriousness, innovation and achievements. Since 2003, N.H. Business Review’s Business Excellence Awards have honored the best and … 0

Keene: Kuster calls work done at Grimes Center ‘important’

Monday, August 10, 2015

Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) released the following statement applauding the Hannah Grimes Center in Keene for winning the second annual Growth Accelerator Fund Competition, run by the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Office of Investment and Innovation: “Manufacturers and small businesses are crucial to the Monadnock Region’s economy. That’s … 0

Jaffrey: How does data define us?

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

JAFFREY — Posts to Facebook, Twitter or Instagram. Credit card purchases. Cellphone GPS signals. These are just three of the sources of the 2.5 quintillion bytes of data created every day. And yet, how does all of this data affect us? Philipp Krüger will explore this and more … 0

Peterborough: Area a haven for woman-owned small business

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — An assistant administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration reassured local businesswoman and other community leaders that they are not alone. The challenges they face, such as access to high-speed Internet and debt refinancing, are issues … 0

Peterborough: Sandy Williams named to Lions post

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Sandy Williams was installed as the new president of the Peterborough Lions Club at the club’s recent annual meeting. Handling the installation of officers was longtime club member and former District Governor Fran Chapman. Other officers for the … 0

JAFFREY: Belletetes acquires A&B Lumber, barns

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Belletetes Inc., headquartered in Jaffrey, has acquired A&B Lumber Company and A&B Barns, whose headquarters where located in Pembroke. A&B Lumber also operates another full service lumber yard and hardware store in Moultonborough. The addition of A&B’s locations in Pembroke and Moultonborough brings Belletete’s total number of lumber … 0

Peterborough: Edes named to VP post at Hyndsight

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Hyndsight Vision Systems, a fast-growing vision technology company located in Peterborough has named Jen Edes as the company’s new vice president of Operations. Edes brings over 16 years of experience in corporate retail and wholesale management and finance. Most recently Edes worked with the CEO at William and … 0

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 … 0