Maggie’s Market celebrating 50 years The story of how Maggie’s Market made it to 50 years is one that began not in its current home on Main Street in Peterborough, but rather, a small garage in Dublin.Back in 1969, three sisters, Judy, Tina and Maggie Buchholz opened what was the equivalent of a co-op selling things like grains and oat...
MAxTMakerspace wins $100,000 in pilot competition The Monadnock Art x Tech Makerspace in Peterborough won a $100,000 prize in the Makerspace Training, Collaboration and Hiring (MaTCH) Pilot Competition, U.S. Small Business Administration Acting Administrator Chris Pilkerton announced last month. The SBA awarded $1 million in prize money to competit...
Nonprofit Leadership Summit in Concord Sept. 15 The NH Center for Nonprofits’ annual Nonprofit Leadership Summit will be held Sept. 19 in Concord.Joan Garry will be the keynote speaker at the summit. Garry works with nonprofits across the country and reaches thousands of nonprofit board and staff leaders through her blogs and podcasts. Garry will...
Rindge couple have built a business for quilters The motorhome that sits in the driveway of Joel and Bobbie Bergquist’s Rindge home serves many purposes.First of all, it’s where they live because they are on the road approximately 40 weeks out of the year traveling the country for their business so they rent out the log cabin that Joel built near...
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 [...]