Francestown group works to reopen Village Store The inside of the now-shuttered Francestown Village Store has been gutted down to its post and beams.Built in 1814, the building was known as the second oldest continually running general store in the country. The Long Store, as it was called, closed last July and a bank repossessed it during an auc...
Peterborough’s Farm House Table changes owners The Farm House Table will be changing hands, with manager Kacey Banuskevich taking over from current owner Kim Sweney.Sweney opened the small cafe, under the name C’est La Vie, in 2013 with her then-business partner Nathalie Tournier. The restaurant changed names to The Farm House Table in January...
Hunt hopes to expand Chamber’s reach, offerings Lynda Hunt’s biggest hope for the Rindge Chamber of Commerce moving forward is to find a space the organization can call its own.Hunt – the president of the chamber’s board of directors since January 2017 – said she hopes the chamber will find a storefront or other small space to serve as a welcome...
Bringing businesses together with the click of a button Virgina “Ginks” Leiby said the Greater Hillsborough Chamber of Commerce offers a device called a pocket mobile assistant that helps its members push content to the web.Leiby -- who has been the executive director of the chamber for about five years -- said it’s becoming increasingly important for lo...
Monadnock business and community leaders, students, educators and interested residents are invited to a site tour and public meeting on May 3, 2017. The proposed site at the former Brookstone Building, 9 Vose Farm Road, [...]
ONE OF THE TOUGHEST PROBLEMS faced by advanced manufacturing companies is keeping ahead of the curve. The road to high-paying jobs is paved with research that continuously adds competitive advantage to companies' products. The new [...]
2015-11-09T16:07:25+00:00 November 9th, 2015|Categories: Community News|
Chris Anderson lived in California when he met his wife artist Anna Von Mertons, but he fell in love with Peterborough, New Hampshire when he visited her family home there. It took several years, but [...]
2015-11-09T15:41:59+00:00 November 9th, 2015|Categories: Business News|
Although Hyndsight’s hardened rear-view cameras have only been on the market since October, 2014, the company has already had two buy-out offers. “It’s a requirement of purchase that the company stay in Peterborough,” says founder [...]
2015-10-13T19:24:51+00:00 October 13th, 2015|Categories: Business News|
As products increasingly vanish into information, software and smartphones, villages see new opportunities and challenges. Warehouses empty as just-in-time deliveries erase the need for storage. Roads become less important than Internet highways. Products become easily [...]
2015-08-31T20:32:02+00:00 August 31st, 2015|Categories: Business News|
PETERBOROUGH — Rep. Annie Kuster, D-N.H., took a tour of what is soon to be the largest solar array in the state at the Peterborough waste water treatment plant Wednesday morning. The work has spawned [...]
2015-08-31T20:24:00+00:00 November 26th, 2014|Categories: Business News|
Several decades ago, an organization committed to Peterborough’s economic development attracted corporations with national footprints to the small southwestern New Hampshire town. George Sterling said Tuesday the Peterborough Industrial Development Corporation lured Brookstone, the National [...]