Business

Antrim: Two-day event slated to identify town needs

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Antrim’s future is in the hands of its residents. Together with the University of New Hampshire Cooperative Extension, Antrim residents have begun a process to identify the town’s strengths and areas of improvement, and to come up with a plan of attack for those weak spots. Called The Community Profile Project, residents will gather for a two-day event this fall …

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. …

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: 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 …

Money Matters: How to get ahead this year

Monday, January 4, 2016

First, I know what some of you are thinking as you read this. You are saying to yourself, “Hah! Getting ahead?!?!? We would be happy to just get even.” Yes, I understand. I believe that what follows will …

Business: Collaboration is key in 2016

Monday, January 11, 2016

Independent stylist Laurie McLean has a clear vision for getting ahead in 2016, but knows she won’t be going it alone. McLean, 24, has rented space at the Magic Mirror Salon on Main Street in Wilton since March …

New IPswich: Dollar General takes another stab

Monday, January 11, 2016

NEW IPSWICH — Location, location, location — it may make all the difference in a second try by Dollar General to build a store in town. Developers for the chain were turned down in 2013 when they requested …

Dublin: Zoning changes nix wind farms

Monday, January 11, 2016

DUBLIN — Despite being supportive of alternative energy as a whole, many town officials and residents are still opposed to wind projects in town. The Dublin Planning Board met Thursday to discuss an alternative energy zoning ordinance, one …

Dublin: Audrey’s gets go-ahead to expand

Monday, January 11, 2016

DUBLIN — After nearly three months of meeting with town officials, the owners of Audrey’s Cafe are finally free to double the size of their restaurant. Owner Beau Gillespie met with the Planning Board on Thursday, seeking the …

Anti-pipeline group heads to court

Monday, January 11, 2016

An anti-pipeline group is appealing a recent decision by the Public Utilities Commission allowing gas distributor Liberty Utilities to use gas from the pipeline. Liberty Utilities, the largest natural gas distributor in New Hampshire, was approved by the PUC in October for a 20-year contract that would allow …

Legislative outlook: We need more great jobs, right here in NH

Monday, January 4, 2016

Since January of 2011, the focus of the nonpartisan House Business Caucus has been to promote job creation and expansion of the economic base through strong, responsible business growth and success. As founder and chair, I have led …

Conval: School-to-Career internship program

Tuesday, January 5, 2016

To date, more than 300 local businesses have participated in School-to-Career activities with ConVal High School students. A non-paid work-based internship is a learning experience that not only allows students to “test drive” a particular field of interest, but also shows them the skill levels and work attitudes …

Peterborough: Chamber welcomes new members

Tuesday, January 5, 2016

Studio 105 Hair Design and Talon Retirement and Tax Solutions recently became members of the Greater Peterborough Chamber of Commerce. Studio 105 Hair Design opened in December at its new location at 93 Grove St. in Peterborough. The new shop allows the company to offer more services and …