Business

Peterborough: The outlook of downtowns

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

The U.S. Department of Commerce announced two weeks ago that total retail sales in July were 3.7 percent higher than July of last year, another indication the hangover of the recession is nearing an end. Retail owners in Peterborough, Jaffrey, and Wilton mostly described similar results this summer in comparison to the last few years. Despite the uptick in sales, … 0

Bennington: Paper mill names new project manager

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Monadnock Paper Mills, Inc., a family-owned manufacturer that delivers high-performance specialty papers for the technical, packaging and printing markets, announced that Dr. Peter Veverka has … 0

Business: Real estate transfers

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Antrim No address given; land and building; $75,000; Jeffrey Granger et al. to Sarah W. Edwards Revocable Trust 1997. 65 Winklemans Point; land and building; … 0

Peterborough: Froling Energy moves to larger quarters on Route 202 North

Friday, August 1, 2014

After a year of strong growth and a decision to delve into the production and delivery of a new kind of commercial biomass fuel, President Mark Froling found a site where all Froling Energy operations could be at … 0

Dublin/Keene: Crowd-funding campaigns popular way to raise cash

Thursday, July 24, 2014

So Zack Danger Brown started one to fund some experiments in the kitchen with potato salad. Others have raised money, including the Peterborough Community Theatre, to switch over to digital projection equipment in their historic theaters. And the … 0

Rindge: Market Basket woes continue

Monday, July 28, 2014

RINDGE — Cars in the Market Basket parking lot were sparse on Sunday afternoon. At the same time, just a short way down the road, Hannaford Supermarket’s parking lot was nearly full with shoppers getting their weekly groceries. … 0

Peterborough: MCH internists combine practices

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Monadnock Community Hospital has announced their two Internal Medicine Practices will be combining in a newly renovated office, located in Suite 301 of the Medical Arts building in the space previously occupied by Peterborough Internal Medicine. Drs. Greg … 0

Wilton: Disputed cabin can stay — for now

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

WILTON — A prefabricated fishing cabin on Isaac Frye Highway can stay, says the Zoning Board, after a ruling earlier this month that the cabin, which has been a source of dispute in town since 2012, is an allowed use. On July 30, 2012, Building Inspector John Shepardson … 0

Rindge: Call for grocery store boycott

Monday, July 21, 2014

RINDGE — Employees of Market Basket in Rindge gathered in front of the store’s entrance Monday night holding signs asking customers to boycott the store. The boycott should go on, the picketers said, until employees receive an answer … 0

Jaffrey: Atlas takes heat in Mass.

Monday, July 21, 2014

As Atlas PyroVision of Jaffrey prepares for the Monadnock Festival of Fireworks at the Cheshire Fairgrounds in Keene on Aug. 16, an event that’s being billed at “the largest pyromusical festival in New England,” the company is facing questions about two recent fireworks shows it put on in … 0

Jaffrey: CDFA awards additional $550K in tax credits

Monday, July 21, 2014

JAFFREY — The Park Theatre is one step closer to becoming a reality, after the board of directors was awarded more than $500,000 in tax credits by the Community Development Finance Authority. The Park Theatre was one of … 0

Real estate: Q&A: What’s the word on the real estate market?

Thursday, July 17, 2014

In the years since the recession hit, the real estate market has been a concern just about everywhere, both in terms of sales and median home prices. But two local Realtors say they’re beginning to see a turnaround … 0

Keene: $7K donation for econ. development

Thursday, July 17, 2014

The People’s United Community Foundation, the philanthropic arm of People’s United Bank, has awarded a $7,000 grant to the Hannah Grimes Center. “The funding will support the Hannah Grimes’ Key Partner program, which provides a stable funding base to grow our business support initiatives,” said Mary Ann Kristiansen, … 0