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ML: Is sustainability worth the cost?

Monday, March 30, 2015

The N.H. House voted last month to return all proceeds from the regional cap-and-trade auction to utility customers, rebating the average customer about 16 cents each month. Yet, local and state officials say these savings are pennies compared with how New Hampshire spends these proceeds now — to invest in energy-efficiency projects. “What’s a benefit of $2 a year? A … 0

New Ipswich: Collins gets firm’s top award

Friday, March 27, 2015

Fidelity Bank’s 2015 Mission Accomplished Award, the bank’s top annual employee honor, has been bestowed on Tracey Collins, retail project and reporting coordinator at the … 0

Antrim: Discussion of state budget

Friday, March 27, 2015

The Antrim Bennington Lions Club will be hosting an informational meeting on the state budget April 14 at 7 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church … 0

Peterborough: Parking lot plan goes to public

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — Town officials presented a plan in public hearings Tuesday night to use Downtown TIF District funds to pay for costs associated with a new parking lot off Grove Street, including purchasing a downtown lot for the … 0

Peterborough: Scott-Farrar closes, temporarily

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Scott-Farrar Home — a nursing home that has served the Peterborough area for more than 100 years — is closing in 40 days for financial reasons. Trustees say the home has been losing as much as $30,000 a … 0

Peterborough: Community kitchen completed

Thursday, February 19, 2015

TCD Construction, Inc. (formerly Torphy Construction) congratulated the town of Peterborough on the recently completed Peterborough Community Center kitchen in a press release last week. TCD worked closely with town officials on the design/build renovation project to convert an existing storage space into an up-to-date commercial grade kitchen, … 0

Fitchburg, Massachusetts: Applewild School names new leader

Thursday, February 19, 2015

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Peterborough: Monadnock Music names new trustees

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Monadnock Music’s Board of Trustees welcomed two new members at its annual meeting. New trustee Jeffrey Fuller of Peterborough,is the Director of Development and Community Relations for Cedarcrest Center for Children with Disabilities. Fuller brings to Monadnock Music more than 30 years experience as a non-profit fundraising professional … 0

Keene: Fiorina to speak at Republican breakfast

Thursday, February 26, 2015

On Saturday at 8 a.m., Carly Fiorina will attend a breakfast at the Keene Country Club. She will speak about her life as a cancer survivor, her career as a business leader setting an example for women, but respected by both men and women, her UP — Unlocking … 0

Jaffrey: Beginner Facebook Workshops March 10 in Jaffrey

Thursday, February 26, 2015

“Beginner Facebook” will be offered as a workshop 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., March 10 at the Jaffrey Chamber of Commerce offices. Participants need not be Chamber members to attend. The class is ideal for small business owners or nonprofit staff, and it will explore the steps to creating … 0

Peterborough: ZBA approves Stone Barn condos

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — The iconic yet dilapidated Stone Barn may have collapsed this winter if its new owners — Stan Fry of Peterborough and Bradford Malt of Boston, Massachusetts — hadn’t pour hundreds of thousands of dollars in to … 0

Peterborough: Agricultural ordinance revision nears end of road

Monday, February 23, 2015

Town officials spent much of the fall and winter drafting improvements to Peterborough’s agricultural ordinance, which the Planning Board said failed to protect the interests of farmers and their neighbors. Now, the public will have one last chance … 0

PEterborough/Jaffrey: Construction biz shows life

Monday, February 23, 2015

Construction is one area that is slow to come out of the recession, as expensive building projects are put off until more economically healthy times. But commercial construction is seeing signs of life once again. Bill Torphy, the … 0