Friendly Loom launches book Friendly Loom, a division of Harrisville Designs, has launched “Potholder Loom Designs”, a book of 140 colorful designs along with potholder loom designs and supplies, a kit that contains everything you need to create potholders.Since 1971 Harrisville Designs has created high quality products, and...
GFA names new branch manager in Peterborough GFA Federal Credit Union has announced the promotion of Lindsey Trotto to the position of branch manager at the Peterborough location (99 Grove St., Peterborough). Trotto previously served as the branch operations manager.Trotto has more than five years of community banking experience between GFA an...
Jaffrey cafe opens under new ownership BethAnne and Bob Tatro started going to the Country Cafe in Jaffrey 14 years ago when they moved to the area. Now the New Ipswich couple are the new owners.They officially reopened the longtime Jaffrey location known for its breakfast, lunch and baked goods on Oct. 21 after being closed for eight we...
The state of the workforce in the Monadnock Region Members of the business community and education system gathered at Keene State College last Wednesday to address a topic that’s of great importance to the region and the state.As part of the Regional Issue Series put on by the Greater Keene Chamber of Commerce, the issue of “Shifting the Workforce...
Cheshire Medical in Keene adds pharmacy Cheshire Medical Center, a member of the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health system, has opened its hospital-based pharmacy off the main entrance at the 580 Court St. facility in Keene.Members of the community are invited to an open house on Wednesday, Oct. 30 from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. to celebrate the...
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 [...]