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    Monday, September 16, 2019
    Cornerstone VNA is looking for volunteer coaches to join their well-received ‘A Matter of Balance’ program.  This important program is designed to help community members manage concerns about falls and increase physical activity.  Volunteer coaches are specially trained to help participants become more confident about managing falls, identify ways to reduce falls, and lead exercises to help ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Monday, September 16, 2019
    In response to the Hurricane Dorian disaster, ReVision Energy is sending an emergency solar power unit to the Bahamas that will provide 24/7 electricity for lighting, critical medication refrigeration, cell phone and laptop charging, and other emergency power needs. The company  collaborated with other solar companies to sen d  three identical trailers to Puerto Rico in the wake of Hurricane ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Friday, September 13, 2019
    Registration now open for 2019 Apple Harvest Day 5K (Dover, N.H.) Registration for the 2019 Apple Harvest Day 5K is live at dovernh.org/5k. The race, which is presented by the Greater Dover Chamber of Commerce and is part of the Dover Race Series, is scheduled for 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, October 5. The start and finish lines are located at 25 St. Thomas Street (between the McConnell Center and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
    Thursday, September 12, 2019
    The Dover Middle School Parent Teacher Association (“DMS PTA”) has opened registration for its first annual Pumpkin Dash 5K to be held on Saturday, October 26, 2019. Part of the Dover Race Series, the walk/run will start and end at Dover Middle School on Daley Drive, in Dover, New Hampshire. All proceeds will benefit the Dover Middle School PTA. The new route is an official USA Track and Field ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Wednesday, September 11, 2019
    Inspired by a real event and featuring the Grammy-nominated bluegrass score by Steve Martin and Edie Brickell, Bright Star tells a sweeping tale of love and redemption set against the rich backdrop of the American South in the 1920`s and 1940`s. The arrival of a young soldier just home from World War II, sets Alice Murphy on a journey to understand her past; what she finds has the power to ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Wednesday, September 11, 2019
    HRCU has announced they will be a major sponsor of Rochester’s Thank A Police Officer Day on Saturday, September 21st. As part of this national event, the Rochester Community will be coming together to show appreciation and support to our local police officers for all they do to protect and serve the community.  As the day approaches, HRCU will be decorating their Rochester Main Office inside and ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Monday, September 09, 2019
    ROLLINSFORD, NH - The Garrison Players kick off their 66th season with the devious and delightful comedy Becky’s New Car by Steven Dietz.     Have you ever been tempted to flee your own life?  Becky Foster is in a stuck in a rut, until one night a socially-inept and grief-stricken millionaire offers her nothing short of a new life.  The cast features Andrew Bennington, Tracy Cosker, Tara ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Friday, September 06, 2019
    Dr. Kathleen Costello is a traveler of the outer and inner world. Her passion for learning and culture has taken her to 25 beautiful countries and allowed her to live in many regions of the US. Originally from Dover, Delaware, Dr. Kathleen has spent the last five years completing her Master of Science in positive psychology and Doctor of Chiropractic degree in South Carolina. Inspired by the life ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Friday, September 06, 2019
    ReVision Energy, a Certified B Corporation, has been named a Best For The World honoree in three categories (Overall, Workers, and Changemakers) in recognition of their relationship with their workforce and the significant positive impact they’ve created over the last year. ReVision Energy is the only company in Maine to earn three of these prestigious honors, which puts the employee-owned company ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Thursday, September 05, 2019
    Seacoast Dermatology PLLC earned the community’s First Place honor as “Best Dermatologist” in Seacoast Media Group’s 2019 Best of the Seacoast Awards. The community continues their support of the Practice for the fifth consecutive year.   This year’s event was held at the Blue Ocean Event Center in Salisbury. Seacoast Media Group continues to highlight local seacoast businesses through the ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, August 28, 2019
    Curated by Photographer Phoenix Mayet October 11 – November 8, 2019 Opening Reception: Friday, October 18th, 6-8 pm This October, The Art Center presents NORMALIZING ABORTION: Portraits & Stories, a pro-choice photographic exhibit and fundraiser for Planned Parenthood. This show will feature selfies, self-portraits, and stories from people who have terminated a pregnancy and wish to share ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Wednesday, August 28, 2019
    The Certified Public Accounting firm of Leone, McDonnell & Roberts, PA is pleased to welcome Molly Burns, MSA, Robert Franger, MSA and Ryan Olver, MSA as Staff Accountants to the Dover, New Hampshire office. All three new hires have interned with the firm multiple times honing in on their skills, getting to know clients and gaining valuable work experience. Growing up in Bedford, New Hampshire, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Wednesday, August 28, 2019
    Cornerstone VNA, a nonprofit home health and hospice care organization, is offering a free training for individuals interested in becoming a Hospice volunteer.  For as little as 4 hours per week, volunteers can offer companionship, respite care and their own unique skills to patients and family members in their community. This comprehensive 8-week Hospice Volunteer Training program focuses on how ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Press Release, Human Interest
    Wednesday, August 28, 2019
    ReVision Energy has completed the installation of the largest rooftop solar array in company history. The project at the Dover High School and Career Technical Center includes 2,581 solar panels, increasing the state’s solar capacity by 1.5% and saving Dover taxpayers more than $4 million long-term at no upfront cost. The project was unanimously approved by the Dover City Council last year. A ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release, Education
    Tuesday, August 27, 2019
    In celebration of National Recovery Month, SOS Recovery Community Organization (SOS RC) will be hosting its second annual Recovery Rally Saturday, September 14th from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Henry Law Park.  Now in its 30th year, National Recovery Month is sponsored by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration to educate Americans that substance use treatment and mental ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Monday, August 26, 2019
    For Immediate Release: August 26, 2019 Contact: Margaret Joyce, 603-742-2218   Dover Parents’ Music Club joins Dover Chamber   DOVER, NH – The Greater Dover Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed the Dover Parents’ Music Club (DPMC) to the Chamber with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Chamber office. DPMC, a non-profit organization, lends support, both moral and financial, to the Dover High ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
    Friday, August 23, 2019
    The National Youth Involvement Board (NYIB) held its 44th Annual Conference in July, where Holy Rosary Credit Union’s (HRCU) Financial Education team was awarded 3rd place for total educational presentations given for the 2018-2019 school year within the $150-499 million asset size category.  The NYIB is a network of credit unions that focus on financial literacy outreach for all ages within their ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, Press Release
    Wednesday, August 21, 2019
    DOVER, NH – The Greater Dover Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed Doyle Coffin Architecture as a new member with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at their 466 Central Ave. location. Doyle Coffin Architecture is a full-service architecture and interior design firm that emphasizes sustainable design and resilient building practices.  The firm is based in Ridgefield, Conn., and opened the Dover office in ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Chamber, Press Release
    Tuesday, August 20, 2019
    John R. Young, NHFCU President/CEO Celebrated 25 Years on August 12   John R. Young began his career with New Hampshire Federal Credit Union (NHFCU) on August 15, 1994. At that time, NHFCU's assets were $61 million.  In his 25 years with the Credit Union, John has taken us to new heights - as our assets now exceed $277 million - growth of more than $8.6 million per year on average. But, rather ...read more
    Categories: Economic, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Education, Human Interest
    Tuesday, August 20, 2019
    ROCHESTER, NH – In a joint ribbon-cutting ceremony, Straight Forward Wealth Management became members of the Greater Dover Chamber of Commerce, and Great Bay Insurance Agency, LLC, joined the Rochester Chamber of Commerce. Both companies are owned and operated by Rich Hilow, an independent Financial Advisor registered with LPL Financial. Following the ribbon-cutting, members of the Dover Chamber, ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Chamber, Press Release
    Thursday, August 08, 2019
    Two new exhibitions Orly Cogan: Children of Eden and Andy Warhol: #NOFILTER will be on view at the Museum of Art, University of New Hampshire August 29 - October 12, 2019. A reception takes place on Thursday, September 7, 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. additionally there will be an artist talk with Orly Cogan at 5:15 p.m. - 6 p.m. the same evening. The Museum of Art and programs are open to the public free ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
    Monday, August 05, 2019
    Great Bay Services received more than $9,000 in additional support, thanks to the generosity of the Seacoast community.  Great Bay Services provides assistance to more than 180 individuals with disabilities in New Hampshire and Maine. Each month The Fabulous Find in Kittery selects three area nonprofits to receive the store’s proceeds.  Great Bay Services was one of the recipients for July, along ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Thursday, August 01, 2019
    Eastern Bank, America’s oldest and largest mutual bank, is pleased to announce a $2.5 million construction loan to Dover-based developer Summit Land Development (Summit) for ground-up construction of an 8,500 square-foot building at 5 Terrascape Parkway along Somersworth’s “Medical Mile.” Planned to open in late 2019, the build-to-suit medical building is fully leased, long-term, to the U.S. ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Thursday, August 01, 2019
    Seacoast Dermatology PLLC is proud to announce the addition of Emily Farrell, PA-C to the growing dermatology Practice.    Board-certified and dermatology-trained, Farrell is an integral part of the team, working closely with experienced practice doctors to correctly diagnose and determine effective treatment plans for men, women and children. Her focus is on skin cancer detection and women’s ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, February 27, 2019
    Every third Wednesday of the month Harmony Homes hosts their Heart to Heart Support Group. The program begins at 5:00pm and is held at their facility at 40 Briggs Way in Durham. This is open to all families and friends of those impacted by Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia. 
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release