Scott Farrar caring for the community since 1909 For the past 110 years, Scott-Farrar has been a symbol of community, care and compassion in Peterborough. Established in 1909 as the Peterborough Home for the Aged, the foundation of their mission has never changed: to provide a healthy, safe, home-like environment for the Monadnock Region’s older...
Peterborough Marble & Granite celebrate 170 years In 1849, Hubert J. Brennan opened a stone carving service in downtown Peterborough, establishing a legacy of fine craftsmanship. His family carried on the legacy for three generations until Hans and Roberta Kaufhold purchased Brennan’s shop in 1958 with the same family values in mind.Now a staple of...
Dublin’s Delrossi’s Trattoria celebrates 30-year anniversary For 30 years, Delrossi’s Trattoria has been serving up good food and good music, nestled in an idyllic out-of-the-way spot in Dublin.“People always say to me, ‘This must be like a dream come true,’” David Delrossi said. “I always have to say, ‘Well...’”Because, Delrossi said, when he and his wife El...
Alberto’s Italian Restaurant in Bennington celebrates 75th anniversary For more than 75 years, Alberto’s Italian Restaurant has been in the family.Owner Joe Cuddemi inherited the business from his father, Albert “Bat” Cuddemi. The restaurant was once an 1875 home, until Bat converted to a family sit-down place. Bat started the restaurant as The Riverside Cafe in 1943,...
Monadnock Paper Mills celebrates 200 years In 1819, Moody Butler founded a business near the banks of the Contoocook River that is still thriving and successful, as one of the oldest continuously running in the state.Back then it was simply known as Paper Mill or Bennington Paper Mill, and it wasn’t until 1880 that it got the name that has...
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 [...]