Business

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. “It was mobbed,” remarked Hannaford shopper Rick Lund of Rindge. Lund is normally a Market Basket shopper, he said in an interview … 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, … 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 … 0

Jaffrey: Antique appraisal event set for July 19

Friday, June 20, 2014

The Melamine Cup — Mid Century Modern & More in Jaffrey will host its 2nd Annual Antique Appraisal Day on July 19, from 1 to 4 p.m. John Bruno from the PBS television show Market Warriors will be the guest appraiser on site for the day. Bruno is … 0

Taking heart in community

Monday, June 16, 2014

When you think of nonprofits, the words caring, concern, fundraising and volunteers come to mind. They may not all have big budgets, but nonprofits make up a significant portion of our economy, employing, supporting, and caring for people, … 0

Nelson: Apple Hill takes on online fundraising

Friday, June 13, 2014

Apple Hill has signed on to an innovative fundraising program. It’s called Amazon Smile and enables Amazon shoppers to designate Apple Hill as the nonprofit organization to receive ½ percent of every purchase they make. To enroll, see smile.amazon.com. “It’s an easy way to help Apple Hill fulfill … 0

Keene: Free workshop on workplace violence

Friday, June 13, 2014

Blue-U Corporate Defense will be conducting a free Active Shooter/Workplace Violence Workshop on July 15, from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at Samson Manufacturing located at 4 Forge St. in Keene. The workshop is being offered to corporate executives, school administrators, director-level security professionals and others responsible for decision-making … 0

Peterborough: Peterson is Distinguished Professor at Plymouth

Friday, June 13, 2014

Professor of English Meg Petersen has been named the Stevens-Bristow Distinguished Professor at Plymouth State University. Alumni Wallace R. Stevens and Meredith Bristow Stevens, class of 1962, established the endowed professorship in 2007 to celebrate and recognize extraordinary … 0

New Ipswich: ‘Welcome to Granite Valley’

Thursday, June 5, 2014

Matthew Guruge and Tyler Hurst of New Ipswich are small town, childhood friends with big dreams. Although they just graduated from college, the 22-year-old business partners aren’t new to the working world. Guruge, who sees himself as the … 0

Peterborough: Fresh Chicks grand opening

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

The Fresh Chicks Outdoor Marketplace will be celebrating the grand opening of its summer season on Monday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. New vendors will be joining the 30 weekly vendors. There will be ice cream, smoothies, rhubarb lemonade and live music. The market hosts a variety … 0

New Ipswich: ‘Welcome to Granite Valley’

Thursday, June 5, 2014

Matthew Guruge and Tyler Hurst of New Ipswich are small town, childhood friends with big dreams. Although they just graduated from college, the 22-year-old business partners aren’t new to the working world. Guruge, who sees himself as the … 0

Proprietorship made easy

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

It all starts with an idea. Perhaps you’ve been dreaming of your very own business startup you can operate out of your home office. You have a solid idea, but the logistics of starting a business seem daunting. … 0

Francestown: Work on permanent bridge at 2nd N.H. Turnpike in progress

Monday, June 2, 2014

FRANCESTOWN — The bridge on the section of the 2nd N.H. Turnpike between Woodward Hill Road and Red House Road was closed last month, as construction of a permanent bridge gets underway. Back in 2012 when the N.H. Department of Transportation closed the bridge, Town Administrator Mike Branley … 0