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Dublin: More permits needed for Audrey’s exception

Monday, November 23, 2015

DUBLIN — The Zoning Board wants official recommendations from the Conservation Commission, Planning Board, and health officer before ruling on a special exception for Audrey’s Cafe and its planned expansion. The Board met Thursday to discuss a special exception and parking lot setback waiver for the restaurant. Owners Beau Gillespie and Malaise Lindenfeld want to expand their business from 60 …

Sharon: San-Ken Homes to appear before ZBA

Monday, November 23, 2015

SHARON — The same construction company the Zoning Board of Adjustment fought in court over a denied special exception for excavation in 2011 will appear …

Jaffrey: They’re on the screen and stage

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Hasbro’s “My Littlest Pet Shop” toy commercial. The HBO series “Olive Kitteridge” produced by Tom Hanks. Dorset Theatre’s “Barefoot in the Park.” “The Last of …

Peterborough / Jaffrey: Senior wellness workshop today at SDE

Thursday, November 5, 2015

Today, from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., at the SDE Building, 10 Sharon Road, Monadnock at Home will hold a workshop based on a senior wellness series from Home Care Assistance: “Happy to 102: The Best Kept Secrets to a Long and Happy Life” and “The Five Senses …

Businesses invited to join in Plaid Friday

Friday, November 6, 2015

Monadnock Buy Local is asking all locally owned businesses to participate in this year’s Plaid Friday event on Nov. 27. Plaid Friday is a day when shoppers show their support for local and independent businesses by wearing plaid. Plaid Friday was created in Oakland, California, and spread to …

Peterborough: Group works on vision chapter

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — Encouraging home businesses or telecommuters, lowering taxes and planning for climate change were three subjects current and former elected officials encouraged the Master Plan Steering Committee to include in the vision chapter of the document. The Master Plan is meant to be used as a reference …

Group appeals PUC ruling on gas contract

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

A pipeline opposition group is appealing the approval of a contract between gas distributer Liberty Utilities and the proposed Northeast Energy Direct natural gas pipeline. The pipeline is proposed to run through southern New Hampshire to deposit shale gas in Massachusetts. Liberty Utilities was approved to contract 115,000 …

Jaffrey / Peterborough: Walgreens buys Rite Aid stores

Monday, November 2, 2015

Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. has announced it will buy Rite Aid Corporation for $17.2 billion. Walgreens and Rite Aid boards of directors have approved the sale, but Rite Aid stockholders still have to OK the deal. Federal Trade Commission approval is also pending. Members of the U.S. Senate …

Jaffrey: Melamine hosts after hours

Thursday, October 29, 2015

Business owners in Jaffrey gathered for food and spirits and schmoozing Wednesday at The Melamine Cup in Jaffrey. Melamine’s mid-century modern decor set the vibe for a relaxed networking session, where the chamber and its members shared their …

Keene: Co. participates in best practices study

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Clark-Mortenson Insurance is part of a nationwide group of independent insurance agencies participating in the Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America “Best Practices” Study Group. “We consider this to be one of the insurance industry’s most prestigious accomplishments and we are honored to have been recognized,” said …

Dublin: Program changes at preschool

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Dublin Community Preschool and Childcare Center has announced several programming changes. “Not only are we opening a brand-new infant and toddler program, we are also offering earlier drop-off hours and adjusted rates to be more competitive,” said DCP …

Lyndeborough / Milford: Couple moves firm to new location

Thursday, October 29, 2015

The Souhegan Valley Chamber of Commerce welcomed Peniel Environmental Services to new office space located at 778 Elm St. in Milford with a ribbon cutting on October 27. Peniel Environmental Services provides disaster and damage reparations for residential and commercial buildings, whether the damage is from fire, smoke, …

Rindge: Zoning board OKs temp trailers

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

RINDGE — Camp Starfish has received a variance from the Zoning Board so it can use temporary construction trailers as their office space until they can afford to construct a permanent building in a more ideal location. The …