Milford-based candle company Alene Candles announced it broke ground on a $30-billion, 280,000 square-foot warehouse in New Albany, Ohio on Tuesday. Alene Candles employs 210 people in New Hampshire and nearly 170 people in Ohio, with the company saying that 58 new jobs are expected to be created in Ohio once the new facility is complete.
All roads led north this Columbus Day weekend, with some people coming for peak autumnal foliage and others, like Brittany and Mike Taylor, also here for the beer.
With much of New Hampshire at or nearing peak foliage, state tourism officials are expecting a busy Columbus Day weekend.
The leaves are turning and camera-toting travelers are arriving as the approach of Columbus Day weekend signals the high point of the state’s second-busiest tourism season. This week has seen foliage at its most splendid throughout central New Hampshire, especially in the White Mountain region, with color peaking in southern New Hampshire this coming week.
The New Hampshire Liquor Commission said it would build a 12,000-square-foot Liquor & Wine near the Officer Jeremy Charron and Officer Michael Briggs Traffic Circle. The store is expected to open in one year, in September 2020.