Business

Mason: Lighting ordinance heads to TM ballot

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

MASON — A new outdoor lighting ordinance will likely be on the ballot in March, after a draft was approved by the Planning Board on Wednesday. The ordinance was first considered, along with ordinances regarding blasting and noise, when the prospect of a compressor station to move gas along a natural gas pipeline that is proposed to run through Mason …

Dublin: Board to discuss Yankee solar project

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Dublin’s Planning Board will discuss the approval of Yankee Publishing’s proposed solar project today at 7 p.m. at the Town Hall. The Planning Board will …

Wilton: Rummage sale tradition expands to a regularly open thrift store

Monday, August 31, 2015

WILTON — A pair of kid’s athletic shorts, never worn, with the tag still advertising their original $24.99 price, is $1. A working microwave sits …

Peterborough: Search continues for Internet service

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — The Economic Development Authority continues to shop around for an Internet Service Provider who can deliver high-speed Internet to all of town. After already meeting with FairPoint Communications, Comcast, and WiValley of Keene, the committee will meet with 186 Communications of Nashua Monday at 7:30 a.m. …

Peterborough: Zoning exceptions on agenda

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — The Planning Board ignored the Zoning Board of Adjustment’s request not to seek an amendment to the Zoning Ordinance next Town Meeting. The amendment would have applicants seeking exceptions to the Shoreland Conservation Zone go before the Planning Board, not the ZBA. Planning Board Chair Ivy …

Greenfield: Wedding venue seeks variance

Monday, August 17, 2015

GREENFIELD — Multiple neighbors and townspeople showed up to support Allrose Farm Country Weddings, a proposed destination wedding venue, during a public hearing of the Zoning Board on Wednesday. Allrose Farm operated as a wedding and party venue …

Rindge: Planning Board to discuss condo association approval

Monday, August 17, 2015

The Planning Board will meet Tuesday to once again discuss the approval of a condominium association at the former Meeting School property. A public hearing on the topic was originally scheduled on June 16, but lack of documentation has delayed a decision by the Planning Board. South of …

Keene: Hospital earns Lamplighter award

Monday, August 17, 2015

Cheshire Medical Center/Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene was presented with The New England Society for Healthcare Communications’ 2015 Lamplighter Gold Award in the Excellence in Writing Division for “Renovating the Medical Home” published in CMC/DHK’s June 2014 Health Quarterly magazine, and the 2015 Silver Lamplighter Award in the Single Item & …

Keene: New medical staff at Keene hospital

Monday, August 17, 2015

Two doctors have joined the staff at Cheshire Medical Center/Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene. Dr. Robert Pritchard is the new medical director of the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Norris Cotton Cancer Center-Kingsbury Pavilion-Keene. Pritchard has over 20 years of experience in the field of …

Peterborough: Lanza named account manager

Monday, August 17, 2015

Radar Marketing Group, an award-winning strategic marketing, web development and video agency has hired Amy Lanza as marketing/account manager. Radar Marketing Group created the new position to continue to provide responsive marketing and creative services as the firm adds new accounts and expands its work for existing clients. …

Jaffrey: D.D. Bean awarded training grant

Monday, August 17, 2015

D.D. Bean & Sons Co. in Jaffrey was one of five New Hampshire companies to receive grants from a New Hampshire Job Training fund this year. The fund dispersed $34,350 in July, in amounts that were matched by the receiving companies. D.D. Bean received $2,175. The company will …

Wilton: Roam Cafe closes after three years; rising cost deciding factor

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

The ideals that started Roam Cafe — a large, diverse menu, fresh locally sourced ingredients, food made from scratch — ultimately proved too costly to sustain the business, causing the restaurant to close down last week. Roam Cafe …

Jaffrey: No decision on Stony Brook yet

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

JAFFREY — The Conservation Commission advised the town against taking on a conservation easement that would help ease the approval process for a controversial condominium development, saying the town simply does not have the resources to do the …