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Peterborough: Court upholds farming events

Monday, April 27, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — Neighbors of Four Winds Farm dropped a lawsuit last month which sought to prevent the farm from holding agritourism events, after a Superior Court judge ruled in favor of the farm and town in a summary judgment. Judge Diane Nicolosi of the Hillsborough Superior Court Northern District ruled faults the plaintiffs found with the zoning amendment did not … 0

Peterborough: Voters to have say on agritourism

Monday, April 27, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — A proposed zoning amendment on the May 12 ballot cements an application process for farmers to supplement their incomes by hosting weddings, farm-to-table … 0

International Markets: Navigating the world of commerce overseas

Monday, April 27, 2015

Though he lives in Peterborough, Eric Blackmer spends a fair bit of time talking to people in Asia, Europe, Africa and the Middle East, working … 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

Peterborough: New location for European Esthetics

Thursday, April 2, 2015

European Esthetics will be relocating from Route 101 to Depot Square in the beginning of May. The skin and body spa will move into the space below Sarah’s Hat Boxes. In business since 1992, European Esthetics will continue to provide holistic skin and body care services, as well … 0

Peterborough: NH Ball Bearings names new president

Thursday, April 2, 2015

With the anticipated retirement of longtime president Gary Yomantas, New Hampshire Ball Bearings, Inc., has announced the promotion of Dan Lemieux to president of NHBB and head of the NHBB/myonic Business Unit within the Minebea Group of Companies. … 0

Wilton: Creating a destination

Monday, April 6, 2015

The task of filling empty spaces interspersed among long-standing businesses on Wilton’s Main Street may call for changes to be made — starting with how the town regulates its businesses. Joan Lemire, owner of Joan P. Lemire Real … 0

Jaffrey: Monadnock Conservancy speaker Wednesday

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Ryan Owens, executive director for the Monadnock Conservancy, will speak at a Joint Chambers Breakfast of Jaffrey, Peterborough and Rindge Chamber members Wednesday, from 7:30 to 9 a.m., at The Shattuck Golf Club. Owens will discuss board effectiveness from the perspective of management staff. It is his belief … 0

ML: Is sustainability worth the cost?

Monday, March 30, 2015

The N.H. House voted last month to return all proceeds from the regional cap-and-trade auction to utility customers, rebating the average customer about 16 cents each month. Yet, local and state officials say these savings are pennies compared … 0