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    Tuesday, July 16, 2019
    Rochester, NH – The HRCU Financial Education department recently visited Easterseals at The Homemakers Health Services in Rochester to teach seniors and caregivers on the dangers of elder financial fraud. Topics included common scams, warning signs to look for, who may be at risk, and how to report cases.  “Getting out to different organizations like this where we can speak directly to the people ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Friday, July 12, 2019
    DOVER, NH – The Greater Dover Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed Piscataqua Landscaping and Tree Service of Eliot, Maine, to the Chamber as a new member. Piscataqua is a full-service landscaping and tree company working in the greater Maine and New Hampshire seacoast areas.  “We work on projects large and small, commercial and residential, from installations and plantings, to irrigation, ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Chamber
    Friday, July 12, 2019
    DOVER, NH – The Greater Dover Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed the Storage Barn as a new member with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the company’s Dover location. The Storage Barn is New Hampshire’s premiere storage facility with additional locations in Epping and Newington. The Storage Barn’s 27-acre site in Dover is the largest self-storage facility in Strafford County.  “Our Dover location ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
    Friday, July 12, 2019
    DOVER, NH – The Greater Dover Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed Blue Sky Communications as a new member with a ribbon-cutting ceremony held at the Chamber offices. Blue Sky works with businesses of all sizes to help them choose the ideal combination of voice and data services.  “Whether a business is establishing a simple storefront or a complex multi-office network, we work with them to ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
    Thursday, July 11, 2019
    DOVER, N.H., JULY 10, 2019 – Seacoast Education Endowment for Dover (“SEED”), a nonprofit organization that promotes academic excellence by providing innovation grants to Dover educators, raised more than $1,500 during its second annual Dover Ducky Derby. The event was a collaboration between SEED and the Children’s Museum of New Hampshire (“CMNH”); all proceeds raised will be used to support ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, General News Article
    Thursday, July 11, 2019
    Rochester, NH – On June 17th, Dana Flanders, Chairman of the Board of Directors and Brian Hughes, President and CEO at HRCU were pleased to award seven local high school graduates with college scholarships. A total of 223 scholarships totaling over $226,000 have been awarded to local students since 1996.  “It was a very competitive year with a lot of great applicants,” said Hughes. “Each of ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community, General News Article
    Thursday, July 11, 2019
    Strafford Regional Planning Commission invited commissioners, partners, and guests to celebrate another successful year at its annual meeting on Thursday, Jun. 27. Held at the Community Education and Conference Center at Frisbie Memorial Hospital, the meeting topic highlighted the importance of taking an integrated approach to planning through the lenses of conservation, transportation, and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic
    Wednesday, July 10, 2019
    Governor Chris Sunnunu and First Lady Valerie Sununu will cut the ribbon to open Abi’s Place, New Hampshire’s first recovery house soley for parenting woman with babies who are in recovery from substance use disorder, on Wednesday July 17,2019.  Located at 38 Charles Street in Rochester, the public is invited and tours of the newly renovate recovery house will be provided.  “The house is a ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Wednesday, July 10, 2019
    DOVER, NH – The Greater Dover Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed Upright Acupuncture & Wellness as a new member with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at their offices at 251 Central Ave. Upright Acupuncture & Wellness treats modern-day issues with a proven medicine that has been refined over thousands of years.  The practice is owned by licensed acupuncturists and massage therapists Marielle Ceresa ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chamber, Press Release
    Wednesday, July 10, 2019
    DOVER, NH – The Greater Dover Chamber of Commerce recently held a ribbon-cutting ceremony with Greg West Photography to celebrate the opening of his new studio at 24 Chestnut Street in Dover. For the past 30 years West has specialized in quality photography of architecture, interiors, and products. His clients include architects, interior designers, building owners, general contractors, product ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community
    Wednesday, July 10, 2019
    DOVER, NH – The Greater Dover Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed The UPS Store as a new member with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at their 422 Central Ave. location. The UPS Store helps individuals and small businesses with a wide range of products and services including shipping, secure mailbox and package acceptance services, document shredding, office and mailing supplies, faxing, scanning and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber
    Monday, July 08, 2019
    The 25th annual Wentworth-Douglass Hospital Charity Classic, presented by Tufts Health Freedom Plan, raised more than $182,000. The sold-out golf tournament, held at the Cochecho Country Club in Dover on June 24, supports comprehensive services for women and families at the Wentworth-Douglass Women & Children’s Center.  For the second year in a row, the winning foursome was made up of Michael ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Wednesday, July 03, 2019
    The Greater Dover Chamber of Commerce recently held a ribbon-cutting ceremony at its offices to welcome Reds Media of Dover as a new chamber member. Reds Media is a digital marketing company committed to helping small businesses accomplish their goals through the use of digital marketing tactics.  “Our digital marketing services consist of digital marketing strategies, inbound marketing ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Chamber
    Thursday, June 20, 2019
    The Greater Dover Chamber of Commerce recently held a ribbon-cutting ceremony with Make it Active to celebrate the company’s relocation to 42 Dover Point Road, Unit M, in Dover. Make it Active is a full-service marketing agency specializing in search engine optimization (SEO), search engine marketing, online marketing, graphic design, and website design.  Over the past several years, Make it ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Wednesday, June 19, 2019
    The Seacoast Educational Endowment Dover (SEED), a nonprofit organization that promotes academic excellence by providing innovation grants to Dover educators, recently held its annual board meeting where it welcomed four new board members and elected a new officer slate. New members appointed to serve an initial three-year term include Deb Fennessy, Julie Black, George Dailey, and Carrie Vaughn. ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Tuesday, June 18, 2019
    DOVER, N.H. – After some fish washed ashore at Willand Pond, the City of Dover has contacted the State Department of Environmental Services and New Hampshire Fish and Game, who will test the water for a possible algae bloom.   Until an analysis is complete, and out of an abundance of caution, recreational users of Willand Pond are encouraged to avoid contact with the water. This includes ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
    Monday, June 17, 2019
    Dover, NH – For the sixth straight year, Wentworth-Douglass Hospital has earned the Healthgrades 2019 Outstanding Patient Experience Award™. This honors Wentworth-Douglass as being part of the top 15 percent of hospitals across the United States, as according to Healthgrades, a leading online source for information about physicians and hospitals.Wentworth-Douglass is one of only 434 hospitals ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, General News Article
    Tuesday, April 30, 2019
    “This boy will be famous. There won't be a child in our world who doesn't know his name.” Professor MaGonagall says this prophetic line at the beginning of "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" about Harry Potter.  And who doesn't know his name?  Northeastern Ballet Theatre will be presenting "The Wizard," a balletic interpretation of the first Harry Potter book in which he discovers that he is ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    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