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    Thursday, January 18, 2018
    Service Credit Union is pleased to announce today the appointment of Wendy Bryant-Beswick to Vice President of Marketing. A seasoned executive with more than 20 years of marketing management experience, Beswick will oversee the planning and execution of Service Credit Union’s marketing initiatives including positioning, brand oversight, acquisition, communications, public relations, and business ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Thursday, January 18, 2018
    Garrison Players Arts Center proudly presents for their next production the hilarious farce Moonlight and Magnolias by Ron Hutchinson, directed by Alyson Rachkoskie.  Legendary film producer David O. Selznick (Phil Hesketh) is five weeks into shooting Gone With the Wind when he realizes the script is awful, and the director doesn’t have a clue.  He has five days to replace them and restart the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Tuesday, January 16, 2018
    Portsmouth Christian Academy (PCA) is launching a Variable Tuition Program, putting private Christian education within financial reach for more families. PCA leadership believes that economic diversity enriches the educational opportunity for all families in the Seacoast area, and is excited to enhance its enrollment program in this way. “This new program allows greater access to more families ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
    Tuesday, January 16, 2018
    The Dover Public Library is pleased to be hosting local acupuncture practitioner Julie Condon on Wednesday January 24 at 7pm. What is Acupuncture? How can it help you?  In this informal talk by licensed acupuncturist Julie Condon, come learn about how acupuncture works and how it can help improve your health and wellness.  For those interested in experiencing acupuncture, Julie will offer a free ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Tuesday, January 16, 2018
    Jewelry Creations recently presented a check in the amount of $2,000 to Amy’s Treat, a non-profit organization dedicated to providing solutions to the day-to-day difficulties of living with cancer and offers unexpected “treats” to renew the spirits of those battling the disease. Since losing her father to cancer in 2010, Jewelry Creations owner, Kelly Glennon, has pledged her commitment to ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Tuesday, January 16, 2018
    Certified Public Accounting firm of Leone, McDonnell & Roberts, Professional Association is pleased to announce the continued growth of the firm with the promotion of Shauna Brown to Partner. A resident of Deerfield and magna cum laude graduate of Bentley College (now Bentley University), Shauna has been with Leone, McDonnell & Roberts since 2006. As Vice President and Partner, Shauna brings a ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Wednesday, January 10, 2018
    The Dover SOS Recovery Community Center recently received a $1,000 gift from St. John’s United Methodist Church in Dover. During the Holiday Season, St. John’s United Methodist Church hosted a Christmas Concert, the proceeds of which were donated to the Dover SOS Recovery Community Center. Presenting the check to John Burns, director of SOS Recovery Community Organization (SOS RCO),  is Stephen ...read more
    Tuesday, January 09, 2018
    Looking for something to keep the kids happily occupied this winter? Look no further. Garrison Players Arts Center is offering an eight-week Musical Theater class for all interested students ages 6-12. The class is being taught by acclaimed instructor Sharon Arsenault, and will give students the chance to learn all aspects of stagecraft, including acting, singing, and dancing. The class will ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Monday, January 08, 2018
    The Dover Public Library is sponsoring its first ever “Teen Trivia Night” at the library on Friday evening, January 19 at 6:30pm (while the library is closed!!). Kids in Grades 7-12 are invited to join us. Come with your friends or come solo and we’ll make up teams. We’ll be using the Kahoot! software so bring a device of your own, or borrow one of the library’s Chromebooks. When you play Kahoot! ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Friday, January 05, 2018
    Goodwin Community Health of Somersworth and Families First Health & Support Center of Portsmouth today announced the completion of their merger, originally announced in May. Both Families First and Goodwin will continue providing services at all current locations,  under their current names, while the organization’s overarching legal name becomes Greater Seacoast Community Health. Janet Laatsch ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Friday, January 05, 2018
    The Rochester Opera House welcomes Draw The Line, the ultimate Aerosmith tribute show. Steven Tyler look-alike Neill Byrnes not only resembles the rock icon, but sounds just like him!  Byrnes has the tone, the mannerisms and the attitude of America’s favorite rocker.   You will feel you’re at a genuine Aerosmith concert when Boston-based Draw the Line slams out all Aerosmith’s outstanding hits: ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Friday, January 05, 2018
    Northway Bank, one of the largest independent commercial community banks in New Hampshire, welcomes William Ross to the retail mortgage lending division of Northway Bank.  William is a well-known lending professional in the Seacoast and Lakes Regions, bringing a wealth of insight and expertise to Northway Bank. William began his banking career as a Retail Mortgage Originator in 2000. He is also a ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Friday, January 05, 2018
    The legendary New England based jam band The Rev Tor Band presents a live stage performance of The Band’s classic 1978 concert film, “The Last Waltz.”  The show features renditions of all the hits by The Band featured in the film such as “The Weight”, “Up On Cripple Creek”, and “The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down” as well as songs by Bob Dylan, Neil Young, Eric Clapton and many more.   Since ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Press Release, Community
    Friday, January 05, 2018
    On Sunday, February 11th 2017 New Hampshire’s professional dance community will return to the stage of The Music Hall, for a spectacular evening of performance to discover the unsung heroes who worked to create havens for the victims of violence, in SHELTER: A One Billion Rising event in support of HAVEN NH.  Presented by Neoteric Dance Collaborative, a Seacoast based multi-disciplinary dance ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Friday, January 05, 2018
    The Rochester Performance & Arts Center will be hosting two upcoming events in the recital hall. Tickets are available at the door, online, and at the box office. ART SHOW & EDM FESTIVAL featuring GABE SMITH - Saturday, January 26 (8pm) Art show (7pm) and EDM Festival (8pm) hosted by Pop Culture Icon Gabe Smith at the Rochester Performance & Arts Center. Only $5 at the door... Incorporating art ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Friday, January 05, 2018
    This January, the Dover Public Library is hosting local artist, Gerry Smith, for a special show displaying paintings, drawings and mixed media pieces from throughout the artist’s life. This will be Smith’s first public show. The show includes works in oil, acrylic, pastel, ink, and watercolor; pieces from Smith’s early childhood through his most current work.  Smith says, “I've been painting and ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Thursday, January 04, 2018
    The Southern New Hampshire Ukulele Group (SNHUG) is preparing for its Sixth Annual Groundhog Day Luau to raise money for the Ukulele Kids’ Club Inc. (UKC). The UKC is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose mission is to harness the healing power of music by supporting music therapy programs for hospitalized children as well as gifting ukuleles to them. Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018 will usher in ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community, General News Article
    Tuesday, January 02, 2018
    Northway Bank proudly welcomes Merron Pillart to the retail mortgage lending division of Northway Bank. Merron comes to us from another Lakes Region bank where she worked as a loan processor.  Merron has a vast domestic and international business background and she brings with her great passion and experience for retail lending. “Having chosen to live in this area, I am pleased to be a part of a ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Tuesday, January 02, 2018
    Bobby Hill recently joined the Mortgage Lending team at Northway Bank.  Bobby brings all that is needed in an effective team environment - passion, creativity, innovation, enthusiasm and forward-thinking leadership. “We’re very excited to have Bobby join our mortgage lending team,” says Wendy Olson, Northway’s Mortgage Manager.  “Having lived in the North Country for over 14 years, Bobby has a ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Tuesday, December 26, 2017
    PORTSMOUTH, NH - Energize 360, a community initiative to help residents take control of their energy future and combat climate change, announced the results of its groundbreaking campaign to bring both solar and energy efficiency to families and businesses in the New Hampshire Seacoast. Spanning 15 cities and towns, Energize 360 was the largest "solarize" discount program in the state and the ...read more
    Friday, December 22, 2017
    Raiche & Company, Certified Public Accountants, PA is pleased to announce the hire of Ann E. Bailey as an associate with the firm. Ann is a Certified Public Accountant and began working in public accounting in 2000 after graduating from Columbus State University in Georgia with a Bachelor’s degree in accounting. She has enjoyed living in the seacoast since 2008. Ann has focused her skills in ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Thursday, June 18, 2015
    Rochester, NH (June 16, 2015) – Holy Rosary Credit Union (HRCU) awarded 11 local high school graduates with scholarships for post-secondary education expenses.  The recipients, all graduating seniors, represent three area schools: Spaulding High School, Dover High School and Portsmouth Christian Academy at Dover.   “This class of graduates is talented, bright and very active in their ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Education, Community, General News Article, Press Release