Wilton: Forum Wednesday on Master Plan

Monday, October 27, 2014

WILTON — As the town works to update its Master Plan, the Planning Board has turned a particular eye to what Select Board member Kermit Williams referred to as an oft-neglected portion of the document: the economic development chapter. Williams, who is the Select Board representative on the Planning Board, said that he and several other members of the Planning … 0

Keene: Kendall takes over staffing job at TPI

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Susan V. Kendall, CPC has been named director of administrative staffing and recruiting at TPI Staffing Group, headquartered in Keene. Kendall is a certified personnel … 0

Peterborough: Seminar on starting a business tonight

Monday, October 20, 2014

Gary Carpenter of Mind Whistle has organized a two hour business learning and networking opportunity called “Reclaim Your Life Through Business Enterprise.” Learn to seek … 0

Jaffrey: Teixeira joins real estate staff

Monday, September 15, 2014

Debbie Teixeira has joined HKS Associates, Inc.’s staff of Realtors. Teixeira and her husband, Paul, settled in Rindge nearly 30 years ago. Teixeira worked for many years in the printing business as office manager for a local manufacturer … 0

Jaffrey: Social media workshops on offer

Monday, September 15, 2014

Small business owners and nonprofits are invited to attend two workshops on social media marketing 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sept. 22 and 29 at the offices of the Jaffrey Chamber of Commerce, Main Street. The workshops are designed to be hands-on and practical, giving participants a … 0

Peterborough: Farmland now eligible for alternative uses

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — The Planning Board adopted a process that will allow local farms to use their land for alternative uses, such as weddings, farm dinners and educational purposes. In an interview Wednesday, Planning Board Chair Ivy Vann said … 0

Peterborough: Meditation center may grow

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — The Planning Board has begun to look at a plan to expand a mediation center on Route 101 in Peterborough. There is currently one house at the Temple Mountain Buddhist Meditation Center which is home to a Buddhist monk living on the property. The Meditation Center … 0

Peterborough: Where are we now?

Monday, September 8, 2014

With Peterborough Players, the Sharon Arts Center, the Mariposa Museum, and the MacDowell Colony, Peterborough is an arts hub in the Monadnock region. And with countless independently owned retail shops, like Steele’s Stationers, the Toadstool Bookshop and Joseph’s … 0

Peterborough: Web development firm hires tech support

Monday, September 8, 2014

CharlesWorks, a web development company, hired Steven Lotkowski of Keene in February 2014 to handle technical support. Lotkowski holds a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Computer Science from Keene State College. He specializes in hardware and server maintenance, software maintenance and technical support for staff and clients. CharlesWorks … 0

Jaffrey: Bric A Brac Upcycle Emporium opens in downtown storefront

Monday, September 8, 2014

Bric A Brac Upcycle Emporium is officially open for business at 23 Main St. in downtown Jaffrey. Jeannie Hopkins, owner and self-professed “upcycle” artist, has filled the 1,100-square-foot retail and workshop space with a variety of items she … 0

Rindge: Board OKs waivers for apartment construction

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

RINDGE — During its Tuesday meeting, the Planning Board agreed to allow the construction of 16 two-bedroom apartments on Route 119. The board waived the town’s construction phasing ordinance, which would have required the project’s three buildings to … 0

Peterborough: Makerspace taking steps

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Monadnock Makers, a movement to start a makerspace in Peterborough, is that much closer to earning a $25,000 grant from The N.H. Charitable Foundation. NHCF accepted Monadnock Makers’ proposal to attend a “pitch camp” workshop to learn how to better pitch their ideas. NHCF selected only 30 applicants … 0

Peterborough: The outlook of downtowns

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

The U.S. Department of Commerce announced two weeks ago that total retail sales in July were 3.7 percent higher than July of last year, another indication the hangover of the recession is nearing an end. Retail owners in … 0