Petborough Boutique to open in Depot Square For seven years, Dara Forleo has been looking for the right location for her business – well, to complete it at least.Forleo has owned and operated Dara’s Paw Spa for the past 12 years. She first opened the full-service grooming shop business in Milford oval, but moved it to the Strand Building in...
New England Forest Products in Greenfield has a new owner After almost 25 years as owners of New England Forest Products, Dave and Debbie Buxton knew it was time for a change.The longtime owners have gone through a lot over the last year-plus and realized there was “more to life than this,” Dave said. They welcomed their first grandchild, Lucy, who is 15...
Wilton Main Street Association looks for future leaders of Main Street The face of Wilton’s Main Street looks much different than it did 20 years ago, when the Wilton Main Street Association formed. The park at its center and the sidewalks and crosswalks that make it easier for pedestrian traffic, were all put into place with grant funds applied for by the Main Street...
The business of keeping Main Street hopping There’s a lot of excitement surrounding the future of downtown Jaffrey, TEAM Jaffrey Executive Director Stephanie Niemela said Thursday.Upcoming projects like the building of the new Park Theatre and a potential reconfiguration of the five-way intersection downtown bring much potential to revitalize...
Village Store restoration efforts continue For two centuries, the Francestown Village Store stood as a centerpiece to the downtown in Francestown – the only business that marked the Main Street and acted as a gathering place as well as a community market.The store has been closed now for more than a year, but the Francestown Improvement and...
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 [...]