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Wilton: Forum Wednesday on Master Plan

Monday, October 27, 2014

WILTON — As the town works to update its Master Plan, the Planning Board has turned a particular eye to what Select Board member Kermit Williams referred to as an oft-neglected portion of the document: the economic development chapter. Williams, who is the Select Board representative on the Planning Board, said that he and several other members of the Planning … 0

Keene: Kendall takes over staffing job at TPI

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Susan V. Kendall, CPC has been named director of administrative staffing and recruiting at TPI Staffing Group, headquartered in Keene. Kendall is a certified personnel … 0

Peterborough: Seminar on starting a business tonight

Monday, October 20, 2014

Gary Carpenter of Mind Whistle has organized a two hour business learning and networking opportunity called “Reclaim Your Life Through Business Enterprise.” Learn to seek … 0

Peterborough: Web company hires graphic designer

Thursday, October 9, 2014

CharlesWorks, a Peterborough web development company, hired Wesley Baird of Bedford in May to assist in graphic design and technical support. Wesley holds a Bachelor’s of Arts Degree in Graphic Design from Keene State College. He specializes in illustration, logo design, and graphical layouts for website development. … 0

Antrim: Mary Kay rep. named ‘Miss Go Give’

Friday, October 10, 2014

Debra Solito of Antrim, was recognized for Miss Go Give of her unit at the Mary Kay Independent Beauty Consultant annual seminar last month in Dallas. Miss Go Give is one of the highest honors in Mary Kay. Those awarded have been nominated by a fellow Mary Kay … 0

Viewpoint: Containing health care costs

Monday, October 13, 2014

I am excited and looking forward to the 2015-2016 legislative session in the N.H. House of Representatives. When re-elected, I will bring to the floor of the House a bill to help lower the cost of health insurance. As I meet with business owner’s throughout my district, a … 0

Viewpoint: Year ahead for legislators

Monday, October 13, 2014

Over the past two years, I have worked with my fellow legislators to focus on doing what we can to help businesses in our region grow and thrive. We have had success in several areas and I was proud to be named a 2013 “Champion of Business” by … 0

Economy: What is yet to come

Monday, October 6, 2014

As we honor our past, we can’t help but wonder about our future. One of the qualities that has served Peterborough well over the last 275 years is its adaptability. Over the years as new innovations and technologies … 0

Peterborough: Downtown sidewalks complete

Monday, October 6, 2014

Sidewalk renovation on Grove Street is finishing just in time for Peterborough’s 275th anniversary celebration. However, construction on Union Street isn’t close to wrapping up, even though the project is mostly “in step,” according to a memo written … 0

Our economy: Harnessing waterpower, labor and that entrepreneurial spirit

Monday, October 6, 2014

Peterborough’s early economy was based in farming and home industries. Dairy goods and flax were the primary goods produced by the town’s farmers and sold at market in Boston. As farms and orchards developed, additional goods like apples, … 0

Rindge: Wolken joins staff at Franklin Pierce

Friday, October 3, 2014

Franklin Pierce University has announced the hiring of Jim Wolken as executive director of marketing and communications, a new position for the university. Wolken brings more than 20 years of marketing experience to Franklin Pierce, having held senior … 0

Peterborough: Tracy Messer elected to Monadnock Center Board

Sunday, October 5, 2014

The Monadnock Center for History and Culture has announced the election of Tracy Messer for a three-year term on its board of directors. After graduating from Dickinson College with a double-major in psychology and Spanish, Messer earned a master’s degree in counseling from Colgate University. He spent the … 0

Peterborough: Board delays farm use ruling, again

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

The Planning Board once again delayed ruling on whether the owners of Four Winds Farm in Peterborough could hold weddings, farm-to- table meals, and other events throughout the year, after the board deadlocked over whether the farm requires a site plan reviewed because agritourism alters the use of … 0