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    Friday, October 19, 2018
    Portsmouth, NH (October 15, 2018) – Service Credit Union is pleased to present an exhibit of original World War II Propaganda Posters now through November 9 at its Corporate Offices at 3003 Lafayette Road in Portsmouth. On loan from the Wright Museum of World War II in Wolfeboro, the exhibit features more than two dozen posters which promoted patriotism and nationalism to the general public.“Our ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, October 18, 2018
    We are excited to announce that Acupetvet, PLLC, owned by Dr. Tasha Wilson, has located to 279 High Street in Somersworth NH. Established in 2016, Acupetvet has focused exclusively on medical acupuncture, laser therapy, nutritional consults, and hospice care/end-of-life services in the comfort of the home environment. Since then, Dr. Wilson has expanded her practice to include veterinary ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, October 18, 2018
    PORTSMOUTH, NH - (October 17, 2018) – Service Credit Union (SCU) has launched a new advertising campaign showcasing its business members and their stories of growing a business in the New Hampshire economy.  “From the smallest business owner to the largest, from developers to investors, each support New Hampshire’s economic development in their own way and have their own set of unique needs and ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, October 18, 2018
    SOS Recovery Community Organization (SOS RCO), together with First Church Congregational, will host John Broderick, Senior Director of Public Affairs at Dartmouth Hitchcock and former NH Chief Justice on Monday, November 12th at 7 p.m. at the First Church Congregational, 63 S. Main St. in Rochester. The program, which is free and open to the public, will be held in the Sanctuary at the ...read more
    Wednesday, October 17, 2018
    The Dover Adult Learning Center welcomes two new members to the Board of Directors, Ann Taylor of Dover and Shawn Mahoney of Somersworth.   Taylor has been a business teacher at Exeter High School and in her role there she managed a department budget, developed curriculum, created three new courses, and served as peer mentor to new teachers.   Prior to Exeter, she was the diversified ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release
    Wednesday, October 17, 2018
    ROCHESTER — The Rochester Opera House is holding auditions for its upcoming production of a MAMMA MIA! The show will be produced by Anthony Ejarque, directed by Stephen Small, with musical direction by Kathy Fink.  Show dates are January 11 - 27, 2019. Performances will be on Fridays at 7:30, Saturdays at 2:00 and 7:30 and Sundays at 2:00. There will be a condensed, intensive rehearsal process ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, October 17, 2018
    Arts in Reach Presents: Performance Project 2018 All teen girls 13-18 are welcome!  Our programs are great for beginners as well as experienced teen artists.  AIR programs are FREE of charge and we help with transportation. Inspired by AIR's 2018 theme, Still We Rise: Cultivating Courage, teens will work with professional artists to explore creative storytelling and develop their own original ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Press Release
    Monday, October 15, 2018
    ROCHESTER — The Rochester Performance & Arts Center (RPAC) will present an all-new dramatic play called A Steady Rain. Joey and Denny have been best friends since kindergarten, and after working together for several years as policemen in Chicago, they are practically family: Joey helps out with Denny's wife and kids; Denny keeps Joey away from the bottle. But when a domestic disturbance call takes ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Monday, October 15, 2018
    ROCHESTER — The Rochester Opera House is proud to present christian rock/country band MAC POWELL and the FAMILY REUNION, with special guest Dan Russell.   MAC POWELL and the FAMILY REUNION officially started in early 2018 as the next chapter of Mac's musical journey. The Family Reunion is a band that has developed over the past several years from the musical “brothers" that have been recording and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, October 15, 2018
    ROCHESTER — Roald Dahl's James and the Giant Peach is now a theatre musical for the whole family to enjoy!  Featuring a wickedly tuneful score by the Tony Award-nominated team of Benj Pasek and Justin Paul (Dogfight and A Christmas Story the Musical) and a curiously quirky book by Timothy Allen McDonald (Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka, The Musical Adventures of Flat Stanley), critics rave: James and the ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, October 15, 2018
    ROCHESTER — Eaglemania, a tribute to the Eagles, is coming back to the Rochester Opera House, by popular demand!  The music of the Eagles appeals to a wide variety of age groups, and the combination of heartfelt ballads, rock anthems laden with guitar harmonies, and the unmistakable sound of vocal harmonies as only the Eagles can do, has propelled the band for the past 40-plus years, positioning ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, October 15, 2018
    A special Moonlight Gala & Auction, is planned for November 3rd, at TheOaks Grandview Ballroom, from 6 p.m., to 10 p.m., benefitting Lydia’s House of Hope.  Area residents are cordially invited to attend this wonderful evening that will include: dinner, dancing, a live auction, a silent auction, and grand fireworks, capping off the night.Lydia’s House of Hope is dedicated to breaking the ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Friday, October 12, 2018
    DOVER, NH – The Dover Chamber was pleased to welcome Tuckaway Tree Farm with a traditional ribbon cutting ceremony. Nestled in the rolling hills of Lebanon along the Maine/New Hampshire border sits Tuckaway Tree Farm, the area’s newest event venue and a registered State of Maine tree farm owned and operated by Lynne Park and Susan Adams.The original concept for Tuckaway was just as a Christmas ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Human Interest
    Friday, October 12, 2018
    October 11, 2018 – Dover, NH – Portsmouth Christian Academy (PCA) is pleased to announce that its 2018 Annual Fundraising Gala, to be held the evening of October 27 at The Oaks in Somersworth, will feature inspirational speaker Sharon Gamble as keynote speaker. The public is invited to attend this special event to celebrate God’s faithfulness throughout PCA’s history.  Sharon Gamble, founder ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Thursday, October 11, 2018
    DOVER, NH – The Dover Chamber was pleased to welcome Great Island Realty with a traditional ribbon cutting ceremony at their newest location in Dover.  Their Dover location is their second office to their original office located in Portsmouth.      Great Island Realty is a privately-owned Agency serving the Seacoast of New Hampshire and Southern Maine. They specialize in Seacoast properties as ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Chamber
    Wednesday, October 10, 2018
    West Ossipee, N.H. – Northway Bank is proud to name Deanna Hanley Branch Manager of its West Ossipee location. In her role, Deanna will be responsible for cultivating and strengthening relationships in the West Ossipee community, offering the highest level of customer service, advice, strategies, and solutions for Northway Bank’s customers. Hanley brings over 21 years of banking expertise and ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Wednesday, October 10, 2018
    Portsmouth, NH – Service Credit Union is pleased to announce the recent promotion of Meghan Leach to Senior Contact Center Manager.Leach will be responsible for overall management of the contact center representatives in both U.S. and Germany, all forms on member contact including phone, online chat and email, and team performance to ensure goals are met.  She brings 12 years of financial services ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Tuesday, October 09, 2018
    The Library is pleased to announce a NEW Teen Book Group—Pizza & Pages.  The discussions will be held on the 3rd Wednesday of each month with the first being held on November 14.  We encourage kids in grades 7 and up to attend.  The group will be very informal with pizza and refreshments being served.   Join us to hang out with friends and maybe meet new ones.  The first book will be Life as We ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Tuesday, October 09, 2018
    Dover, NH - On Tuesday October 9, 2018 at 4p.m., Habitat and its newest partner family will break ground at 39 Prospect Street. This new build is the future home for a Veteran family. He is an Army Vet and she is a Marine Vet, the Turcotte’s have two young children. The family will help build their home alongside the many volunteers.   The Dover Chamber of Commerce will be on hand along with ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Thursday, October 04, 2018
    Public Flu ClinicTuesday, October 30, 2018  9 to 11:30am35 Pointe Place Dover, NH  RSVP for appointment to 603-842-4908Spring Village at Dover is partnering with Wentworth Homecare & Hospice and Hannford RX Hannford can bill your insurance company or you can pay $40.00 for the shot. Please bring insurance card and ID day of event. 
    Categories: Community, Chamber
    Thursday, October 04, 2018
    SOS Recovery Community Organization is pleased to announce that it has received a $5,000 donation from Kennebunk Savings’ Spotlight Fund in support of its recovery coaching program.“We are grateful to have been selected as one of the recipients of Kennebunk Savings’ Spotlight Fund, said John Burns, director of SOS Recovery Community Organization. “Kennebunk Savings’ commitment to make a meaningful ...read more
    Thursday, October 04, 2018
    The ART CENTER at One Washington Street Mill – Dover, N.H. Presents “IMAGES of the PAST…the Thom Hindle Collection” during the month of October, 2018.  The Thom Hindle Collection is a fifty-year collection of original glass plate negatives taken by early twentieth century New England photographers using large wooden plate cameras mounted on tripods. The exhibit will feature many images that have ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, October 04, 2018
    DOVER, N.H. – The City of Dover Department of Planning and Community Development is now accepting applications from public service agencies, qualified individuals and eligible organizations for grants from the fiscal year 2020 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program. The fiscal year spans July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2020. Applications will be available online at ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, October 04, 2018
    Travel back in time to the American Revolution at the historic Colonel Paul Wentworth House in Rollinsford, NH.  On Saturday and Sunday, October 20 and 21, the sights and sounds of the Revolutionary era will come to life at a colonial market fair with 18th century craftspeople and artisans at work, while the militia gathers to train in preparation for joining General Washington’s forces against ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, October 04, 2018
    North Conway, N.H. – Northway Bank is proud to name Lisa Rayno, Vice President, Retail Banking Sales & Service Manager. In her role, Lisa will be a core member of the retail team and responsible for supporting the strategic direction of Northway Bank’s retail banking offerings. Rayno brings 10 years of banking and consumer lending experience to Northway Bank and most recently served as Premier ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, October 04, 2018
    "A drowsy, dreamy influence seems to hang over the land, and to pervade the very atmosphere,” thus Washington Irving describes the town of Sleepy Hollow in his famous tale, “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow.”  Northeastern Ballet Theatre, New Hampshire’s premier ballet company, will perform an Edra Toth original presentation of this spooky story complete with ghosts, wraiths and shadows.  Come dressed ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Monday, October 01, 2018
    October 1, 2018 — Daystar Inc. today announced that it has become a Champion of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM) 2018. The local technology services provider will be joining a growing global effort among businesses, government agencies, colleges and universities, associations, nonprofit organizations and individuals to promote the awareness of online safety and privacy.      A ...read more
    Friday, September 28, 2018
    Upper School Principal Gretchen Nobles of Portsmouth Christian Academy announced that Amanda A. Esters and Sarah A. Poole have been named Commended Students in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program. Letters of Commendation from the school and National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC), which conducts the program, were presented by Mrs. Nobles to these scholastically talented ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release
    Friday, September 28, 2018
    ROCHESTER, NH – HRCU has announced a donation in the amount of $15,000 to the Monarch School of New England. This donation contributed to the construction of their new high school, which just opened its doors last summer. The Monarch School of New England serves children ages 5-21 with significant physical, medical, developmental behavioral and emotional disabilities. HRCU has been a proud ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Press Release
    Sunday, September 23, 2018
    New Location!!  Dr Tasha Wilson is excited to announce that she now has a LOCATION where clients can come to her! She will soon be seeing appointments in SOMERSWORTH!                                  In Clinic appointments will be soon offered at 279 High Street in Somersworth NH! She will be at this location Mondays and Fridays and will be available for in clinic appointments on Tuesdays, ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Community, Human Interest
    Friday, September 21, 2018
    DOVER, NH – Wellspring Center for Wellbeing, located at 1 Waldron Ct in downtown Dover, is excited to welcome a new chiropractor to their office, Dr. Chris Girdis (commonly referred to as “Dr. G”).  Dr. G recently relocated from Raleigh, North Carolina to his New England roots to serve the beautiful people of Wellspring. Dr. G attended the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth where he played ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Friday, September 21, 2018
    PORTSMOUTH, N.H. – Service Credit Union (SCU) is challenging people to think about their financial readiness at life moments, big and small, while showing that the credit union is a fully-stacked financial partner that is always ready.  The campaign concept, which was developed by creative agency James & Matthew of Shirley, Mass., is designed to build deeper awareness of the credit union and ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Monday, September 17, 2018
    ROCHESTER — Rochester Opera House Productions is thrilled to present Evil Dead The Musical in the historic theatre for the halloween season! Evil Dead The Musical takes all the elements of the cult classic films, The Evil Dead, Evil Dead 2, and Army of Darkness and combines them for one of the craziest, funniest, and bloodiest theatrical experiences of all time.  Five college students go to an ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Thursday, September 13, 2018
    PORTSMOUTH, NH – (September 5, 2018) – Service Credit Union is pleased to announce Mary Chambers, Financial Service Supervisor of the Somersworth In-Store Branch as Stateside Branch Employee of the Second Quarter.The Employee of the Quarter award recognizes an employee who demonstrated problem solving ability, extraordinary team support or profound assistance to members.Chambers was nominated by ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, September 13, 2018
    PORTSMOUTH, NH – (September 5, 2018) – Service Credit Union is pleased to announce Faye Lyseight, Contact Center Representative III, as Contact Center Employee of the Second Quarter.The Employee of the Quarter award recognizes an employee who demonstrated problem solving ability, extraordinary team support or profound assistance to members.Lyseight nominated by her manager and then chosen by a ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, September 13, 2018
    PORTSMOUTH, NH – (September 5, 2018) – Service Credit Union is pleased to announce Ling Lin, Internal Auditor, as Stateside Support Employee of the Second Quarter.The Employee of the Quarter award recognizes an employee who demonstrated problem solving ability, extraordinary team support or profound assistance to members.Lin was nominated by her manager and then chosen by a 10-person company ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Friday, September 07, 2018
    (Portsmouth, NH): Portsmouth Regional Hospital will break ground on its newest freestanding emergency room on Thursday, September 13 at 4 p.m. Located on Central Avenue across from Sullivan Tire in Dover (right off Exit 7 of the Spaulding Turnpike), the Dover Emergency Room will expand local access to emergency care for residents and employees of the region. Portsmouth Regional Hospital’s Dover ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Thursday, June 14, 2018
    The Dover Middle School Parent Teacher Association (DMS PTA) is pleased to announce registration is now open for the 6th annual Trick or Trot 5K Race and Kids Fun Run to be held on Sunday, October 28, 2018. The Trick or Trot 5K is an official USA Track and Field certified course and part of the Dover Race Series. A fundraiser for the DMS PTA, the race will begin at Shaws Lane, in Dover, New ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release