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Miriah Greenwood, of Dublin, sits at the Jaffrey Public Library, utilizing their free Wi-Fi so that she can search for jobs.

Business: Job growth in 2016?

Monday, October 12, 2015

The New Hampshire economy is very much tied to what’s happening nationally and globally, but the faster-growing areas are typically Nashua, Manchester and the Seacoast. Still, there are reasons to be optimistic for job growth in the Monadnock region. Medical device manufacturing jobs are growing here, as are jobs in high-tech manufacturing. And machining work, though it’s seen some highs …

Money Matters: Time for end-of-year planning

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

This may seem a bit surprising, but October has become one of my favorite months of the year — and not just for the glorious …

Peterborough: Job hunting in today’s market

Monday, October 12, 2015

Finding a job has changed dramatically in recent years. Just ask Stacey Norton of Peterborough. She’s currently holding down three part-time jobs, trying to support …

Dublin: Board to discuss Yankee solar project

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Dublin’s Planning Board will discuss the approval of Yankee Publishing’s proposed solar project today at 7 p.m. at the Town Hall. The Planning Board will be examining the project’s site plan review for completeness and correctness. The board already approved the location of the project — at the …

Wilton: Rummage sale tradition expands to a regularly open thrift store

Monday, August 31, 2015

WILTON — A pair of kid’s athletic shorts, never worn, with the tag still advertising their original $24.99 price, is $1. A working microwave sits among the household appliances, a steal for $10. On shelving filled with small …

Jaffrey: Without coordinator, swap shop will shutter

Monday, August 31, 2015

JAFFREY — Unless a new coordinator is found in the coming weeks, the transfer station’s swap shop will be forced to close its doors. The Swap Shop is a Jaffrey Chamber of Commerce led initiative that began over …


Monday, August 31, 2015

MASON — The Planning Board is drafting an ordinance that would create protections for the aquifer and wellhead protection overlay district, in response to a proposed natural gas pipeline that would affect that district. The Planning Board began …

Greenfield: ZBA denies variance for Allrose as wedding venue

Monday, August 31, 2015

A wedding venue isn’t a compatible use in the mostly residential district of Greenfield where Allrose Farm Country Weddings started doing business last year, the Zoning Board of Adjustment decided last week. “At the end of the day, there was really only one vote that we had to …

Jaffrey: Variance on ZBA agenda

Monday, August 31, 2015

Jaffrey’s Zoning Board of Adjustment will meet today at 7:30 p.m. at the Town Offices for three public hearings on residential projects. James and Sue Poplin of 123 Crestview Dr. are requesting a variance from land use code, section VI, 6.1 because their proposed shed has less than …

Opioid conferences to train, educate medical providers

Thursday, August 27, 2015

A series of regional opioid education conferences intended to help stem the tide of addiction by improving provider training has been announced by Gov. Maggie Hassan, along with officials at Catholic Medical Center, in partnership with the Boston University School of Medicine and the New England High Intensity …

ML: Real estate transfers, July 2015

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

The following are real estate transfers for the month of July. Antrim 389 Clinton Road; Land & Bldg; $65,089; Household Finance Corp 2 to Scott Burnside. 55 Main St.; Land & Bldg; $340,000; Ascentria Community Svcs to Sobriety Centers Of NH. Bennington 69 Birch Glen Drive #; Condominium; …

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Thursday, August 27, 2015

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Peterborough: Chamber breakfast tomorrow at theater

Monday, August 31, 2015

This month’s Greater Peterborough Chamber of Commerce’s Breakfast Forum will be held Wednesday at the historic Peterborough Community Theatre from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. The keynote speaker will be Matthew Newton, director of the State of New Hampshire Film and Television Office. Newton and the New Hampshire …