Peterborough: Bank branch to close

Monday, April 13, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — The People’s United Bank at the Route 202/101 intersection will close at the end of May, according to a letter the company mailed to customers April 10. “Obviously, this is a decision made by a multi-state business. It goes without saying that I’m disappointed in another vacant space,” said Town Administrator Pamela Brenner on Monday. Headquartered in Bridgeport, … 0

ML: ‘Promoting the Monadnock experience’

Monday, April 13, 2015

Once the snow on Mount Monadnock’s trails melts and the mud dries, hundreds of thousands of hikers will scale one of the most climbed mountains … 0

Opportunity knocking

Monday, April 13, 2015

Business may not be booming across the Monadnock region, but several communities are working on efforts to stimulate their local economies and fill empty commercial … 0

Peterborough: New firm saves memories

Friday, March 27, 2015

Most people consider family memories as their most valuable asset, ranked above material objects, bank accounts and other financial holdings. Yet family memories — 16mm films, slides, Betamax and VHS video, cassette tapes etc. — tend to be stored in boxes. A new local company called SAVED, located … 0

Keene: Buy Local hires executive director

Friday, March 27, 2015

Monadnock Buy Local hired Jen Risley as its first executive director. Risley helped to start the organization with the Keene Downtown Group in 2009 and, up until 2015, served on Monadnock Buy Local’s Board of Directors. Most recently, Risley was marketing and membership manager at the Monadnock Food … 0

Bennington: Paper company enhances product

Friday, March 27, 2015

Monadnock Paper Mills, Inc., a family owned manufacturer that delivers specialty papers for the technical, packaging and printing markets, has announced enhancements to its Envi Card Stock, a renewable wood-fiber replacement for plastic gift and loyalty cards. In collaboration with Hazen Paper Company, the design of the Envi … 0

Nelson: Apple Hill Board elects officers and trustees

Thursday, March 12, 2015

The Apple Hill Center for Chamber Music Board of Trustees elected officers and trustees at its recent annual meeting. Elected as president, Mark Meess; vice president, Lindsay Dearborn; treasurer, Fred Hadlow; secretary, Maura Glennon; and new trustees, Deborah Ford, Eileen Sarson and Linda Stavely. Mark Meess was elected … 0

Jaffrey/Rindge: A look at the year ahead

Monday, March 23, 2015

Now that winter has officially turned to spring, customers are getting the itch to venture outside, which is something that Jaffrey and Rindge businesses are planning to take advantage of in the coming season and year. “We are … 0

Rindge: Hunt named to HNH Board

Friday, March 20, 2015

The HNH Foundation has announced that State Representative John Hunt of Rindge has joined the Board of Directors. The mission of the HNH Foundation is to improve the health and wellness of New Hampshire’s population, with a focus … 0

Manchester: Ayotte to speak to business leaders

Friday, March 20, 2015

The Business and Industry Association of New Hampshire will host U.S. Sen. Kelly Ayotte on April 6. The senator will speak at a luncheon event to be held at the Radisson Hotel in Manchester from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Ayotte may address topics such as the economy, … 0

New Ipswich: Parison attends book convention

Friday, March 20, 2015

Margaret Parison of New Ipswich, an educational consultant with Usborne Books & More, recently attended the company’s Northeast Region Annual Convention on March 7 in Marlborough, Massachusetts. At the conference UBAM founder Randall White of Tulsa, Oklahoma, applauded … 0

Keene: Ritchie hired as hospital chaplain

Friday, March 20, 2015

The Rev. Bob Ritchie as been appointed to the position of interfaith chaplain in the pastoral ministry department at Cheshire Medical Center/Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene. The department’s goal is to provide a compassionate and sensitive, dynamic and sacramental ministry to … 0

Peterborough: New location for Colonic Connection

Friday, March 20, 2015

Deborah Jean Clark owner of Colonic Connection, a hydrotherapy facility, is now scheduling appointments at her new location at 77 Hancock Rd., Suite C, in Peterborough. The building includes offices for a number of health-service providers. Clark, an accredited hydro-therapist, says, “I’m happy to hear of the health … 0