New co-working space opens Susie Hunter of Peterborough has renovated the upstairs of her downtown Peterborough building to create an co-working office space for local business people. The 6 School St. building, which also houses the Peterborough Community Theatre and Cooper’s Hill Public House, might be the perfect fit for...
Hassan touts job-training bill Senator Maggie Hassan (D-NH) visited New Hampshire Ball Bearings in Peterborough on Friday morning to discuss the Gateway to Careers act, a new bill she introduced along with co-sponsors Tim Kaine (D-VA), Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), and Jack Reed (D-RI).The Gateway to Careers Act would provide grants to...
Dublin man builds custom fishing rods Father’s Day 2009 was fast approaching. Twenty-one-year-old Rob Sullivan was sick of getting outspent by his father Paul every year. At the time, the father-son duo had been fly fishing together for over a decade and marked most special occasions by gifting fishing rods to each other. With the annua...
How will tax reform affect local businesses? One of the main aims for President Donald Trump’s corporate tax reform is to stimulate business, particularly with the aim to create jobs. For Monadnock Paper Mills, the company is already seeing benefits of a strengthened economy, something they hope that the tax reform will only bolster.The past...
Historic shoe store shuts down Peterborough Shoe Store has been a staple of the Peterborough downtown since 1958. But today, large signs in the storefront proclaim the news: Going out of business.The store’s current owner, Ira Conrad of Peterborough, who purchased the store in 2008 with his wife, Diana Conrad, said the store 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 [...]