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Personal trainer Zachary Farrand talks about the philosophy behind his new gym, War Room, in Peterborough.

Peterborough: A place for start-ups

Monday, February 8, 2016

The Vose Farm Road Brookstone Business Center in Peterborough is now home to War Room Athletics, a gym focusing on personal training and fitness education. Located in Suite 200, War Room is the business center’s newest tenant, taking up 2,000 square feet. The new addition brings vacancy at the business center below 25 percent, according to Chub Whitten of Juniper …

Real estate transfers

Friday, January 29, 2016

Dec. 17, 2015, to Jan. 15, 2016 Dublin 233 Brush Brook Road; land and building; $298,000; James M. Bleeg And Jennifer E. Keeney to Timothy …

Peterborough: Web visibility grant set up for nonprofits

Thursday, February 4, 2016

The New Hampshire Businesses for Social Responsibility, in partnership with @Website Publicity, Inc., has established a new grant to provide one nonprofit organization in the …

Jaffrey: FPU president to speak at Chamber annual meeting

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Andrew Card, president of Franklin Pierce University, will be the guest speaker at the Jaffrey Chamber of Commerce’s annual meeting and member appreciation event on Feb. 26 at the Shattuck Golf Club in Jaffrey. The event will include …

Jaffrey: Chamber to hold networking event

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

The Jaffrey Chamber of Commerce’s After Hours are the Chamber’s premier networking events, allowing members to meet, exchange ideas and make long-lasting bonds in a comfortable setting, while giving the hosting business an opportunity to showcase their workplace and gain valuable exposure. The Chamber’s next After Hours will …

Francestown: Supreme Court ruling prompts sign code changes

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

FRANCESTOWN — A dispute in the desert town of Gilbert, Arizona, is leaving its mark on the Francestown Zoning Ordinance. The Planning Board has amended its sign code in response to the U.S. Supreme Court ruling in favor of the Good News Community Church last year in Reed …

Peterborough: TestVonics wins federal contract for repair work

Monday, January 18, 2016

PETERBOROUGH — TestVonics Inc., located at 375 Jaffrey Road, has won a multiyear federal contract from the U.S. Air Force Materiel Command, Robins Air Force Base, Georgia, for the repair and calibration of air data test sets for the F-15 aircraft. “This is a contract we’ve been working …

Peterborough: R.J Finlay & Co. to host ‘After Hours’

Tuesday, January 5, 2016

The Greater Peterborough Chamber of Commerce’s January Business After Hours will be hosted by R.J. Finlay & Co. from 5:30 to 7 p.m. on Jan. 21. The company is located in the historic Guernsey Building at 70 Main St. When it was constructed in 1950, The Guernsey Professional …

Urgent Care Center opens at Heywood

Friday, January 15, 2016

Heywood Healthcare has opened an Urgent Care Center in Gardner, Massachusetts. The new center will offer walk-in treatment for everyday illness and injury, including cuts, sprains, fever, sore throats, ear aches and cold symptoms, with no appointment required. Heywood Urgent Care, a service of Heywood Medical Group, offers …

Bennington: Butler Restorations recognized for service

Friday, January 15, 2016

Butler Restorations of Bennington has been named Best in Customer Service on Houzz, an Internet platform for home remodeling and design, and has been rated A+ by the Better Business Bureau. The remodeling firm, which specializes in providing care for antique homes in south-central New Hampshire, was chosen …

Peterborough / New Ipswich: Assoc. of Residential Care elects officers

Monday, January 18, 2016

The N.H. Association of Residential Care Homes elected new officers to lead the Board of Directors for 2016 earlier this month. The following officers were elected: Eldon Munson, president, representing Scott-Farrar of Peterborough. Munson is a resident of …

Jaffrey: ‘State of the Town’

Monday, January 18, 2016

At the Jaffrey Chamber Breakfast meeting last week, Dave Caron, Jaffrey’s town manager, spoke on the “State of the Town,” including updates on the town revaluation, capital budgeting, Jaffrey Town offices project, among other things. The meeting was …

Peterborough: Condo plan on Vine Street approved

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

PETERBOROUGH — Eight new cottage-style condos will be built on Vine Street within walking distance to downtown. The Stabile Companies, a Nashua-developer, plans to start construction in February, after the Planning Board approved a conditional-use permit and an …