By Marti Mayne
CONWAY — Mount Washington Valley was mobbed with holiday revelers and shoppers over Thanksgiving weekend, according to an informal survey distributed by the Mount Washington Valley Chamber of Commerce.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 December 2013 02:09
By Michael Kline
It seems I have been pimping one thing or another for a long time. In the 1990s, we sold travel agency franchises and helped buy and sell a number of travel agencies. We opened, grew and sold our restaurant. In our spare time, we flipped seven houses. In recent years, we've been selling retail goods. This month, we have sold two of our stores in North Conway — our first store, the Framed Art Superstore, and the latest venture, The Funky Bubble Bath and Body. In this article, I will share three simple secrets and a common thread through all these transactions.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 December 2013 02:04
By Dick Ficke
Remember during the economic turn down and the banking crisis, an oft quoted phrase was "follow the money" if you wanted to know what was going on? Well, that is what we're going to do with this discussion today. In the last article of What's the SCORE, we talked about the various sources of money for financing either a start-up or your existing business. We talked about what lenders generally look for when reviewing your request, and the importance of a business plan.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 November 2013 01:25
By Lloyd Jones
CONWAY — The Village Barber Shop has been in North Conway for past 55 years and Tim Martineau wouldn't mind seeing it here for another 50 years.
After four plus years working in the North Conway Village shop, Martineau, of Fryeburg, will take over the business from Cathy Hunter, who is retiring after 22 years of running the shop. Her last day will be this Wednesday.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 November 2013 01:24