Town approves Shaw expansion The Planning Board gave its approval to Glen Shaw of Greater Waste Solutions to expand facilities to allow for solid waste collection and a recyclables transfer station on Thursday night.Shaw was represented by Chad Brannon of Fieldstone Engineering, who presented the company’s plans to the board du...
Bank retains Francestown Village Store A bank retained the Francestown Village Store during an auction outside of the now shuttered 203-year-old building that long held the title as the second oldest continuously running store in the country.James R. St. Jean, the auctioneer, said any interested parties would have had to register $10,000...
Mathews: The advantages of women working with other women Over the years, I’ve come to understand why many women prefer working with women in the business world. When I first started my business, it was important to establish a network and almost 50 percent of my available time was spent meeting people and establishing relationships with many of them. So...
Women who lead Our region is filled with influential and inspirational women business and nonprofit leaders. According to Peterborough Area Chamber of Commerce numbers, 112 out of 333 businesses in the chamber’s membership are partnered, managed or owned by a woman.Here are a few of their stories:Kim MooneyWhen it...
Female students aim to break into male-dominated fields Megan Pelissier, 17, of Jaffrey, took four classes in the engineering courses offered through ConVal High School’s applied technology program. And she was the only girl that completed any of them, she said in a recent interview with the Ledger-Transcript.It didn’t always make for a comfortable learn...
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 [...]