Business

Jaffrey: Young Americans

Monday, September 29, 2014

For millenials like Melanie McDonald and Dominique “Dom” Caissie, slightly sacrificing their careers to live and work in Jaffrey wasn’t out of the question. McDonald, 36, walked away from a managerial position at the Brattleboro Museum and Art Center in order to have more time for her husband and her now 3-year-old son. McDonald, the director of TEAM Jaffrey, an … 0

Rindge: Talk on mobile phone industry

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Entrepreneur and business executive Stan Fry will speak at Franklin Pierce University on Oct. 8 at 3 p.m. at The Marulli Welcome Center in Peterson … 0

Dublin: Towns eye farm rules

Monday, September 22, 2014

DUBLIN — The Dublin Planning Board has turned its eye to a possible agritourism ordinance, after a similar ordinance was approved by Peterborough voters in … 0

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. … 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 Arts building in the space previously occupied by Peterborough Internal Medicine. Drs. Greg … 0

Wilton: Disputed cabin can stay — for now

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

WILTON — A prefabricated fishing cabin on Isaac Frye Highway can stay, says the Zoning Board, after a ruling earlier this month that the cabin, which has been a source of dispute in town since 2012, is an allowed use. On July 30, 2012, Building Inspector John Shepardson … 0

Rindge: Call for grocery store boycott

Monday, July 21, 2014

RINDGE — Employees of Market Basket in Rindge gathered in front of the store’s entrance Monday night holding signs asking customers to boycott the store. The boycott should go on, the picketers said, until employees receive an answer … 0

Jaffrey: Atlas takes heat in Mass.

Monday, July 21, 2014

As Atlas PyroVision of Jaffrey prepares for the Monadnock Festival of Fireworks at the Cheshire Fairgrounds in Keene on Aug. 16, an event that’s being billed at “the largest pyromusical festival in New England,” the company is facing questions about two recent fireworks shows it put on in … 0

Jaffrey: CDFA awards additional $550K in tax credits

Monday, July 21, 2014

JAFFREY — The Park Theatre is one step closer to becoming a reality, after the board of directors was awarded more than $500,000 in tax credits by the Community Development Finance Authority. The Park Theatre was one of … 0

Real estate: Q&A: What’s the word on the real estate market?

Thursday, July 17, 2014

In the years since the recession hit, the real estate market has been a concern just about everywhere, both in terms of sales and median home prices. But two local Realtors say they’re beginning to see a turnaround … 0

Keene: $7K donation for econ. development

Thursday, July 17, 2014

The People’s United Community Foundation, the philanthropic arm of People’s United Bank, has awarded a $7,000 grant to the Hannah Grimes Center. “The funding will support the Hannah Grimes’ Key Partner program, which provides a stable funding base to grow our business support initiatives,” said Mary Ann Kristiansen, … 0

Keene: New director joins Arts Alive org.

Friday, July 18, 2014

Jessica Gelter of Brattleboro, Vt., has joined Arts Alive as its new executive director, replacing Kate Dean, who has held the position for two years. Gelter joins to Arts Alive as an experienced leader in arts organizations across the river in Vermont, with five years of professional marketing … 0

What local business owners are saying about this year’s tourism track

Friday, July 11, 2014

What local business owners say about this year’s tourism track In a recent tourism survey we conducted, we asked the owners of inns, B&Bs and campgrounds (see photo caption above), “How is business so far compared with last … 0