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    Thursday, June 21, 2018
    IMMEDIATE JOB OPENINGS!  Opportunities in the Portsmouth, Seacoast and surrounding areas.  Apply online today or walk-in to our Portsmouth office!   EXETER: SHIPPING & PACKAGING ASSISTANT - Join a great team and assist with packaging beautiful, hand crafted lanterns at a growing company! This position has desirable first shift hours and a great work environment.   PORTSMOUTH: PRESS ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, June 21, 2018
    DOVER, N.H. – If you have visited City Hall recently, you may have noticed some changes. The Customer Service Center is open again and fully operational. The new Customer Service Center, which includes the City Clerk and Tax Collector, the Parking Bureau, and water and sewer billing offices, first opened in November 2017. This Customer Service Center offers “one-stop shopping” for the most ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, June 21, 2018
    DOVER, N.H., JUNE 20, 2018- The Seacoast Education Endowment of Dover (SEED), a non-profit organization that supports academic excellence by delivering groundbreaking grants to Dover educators, recently held its annual board meeting and elected three new board members—Toby Arkwell, Cynthia A. Theodoras, and Markus Brave—each to serve an initial three-year term.  The group also voted in favor of ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Wednesday, June 20, 2018
    Please join us in welcoming our new Resource Specialist to Leddy Group: Kelsey Morrison! Kelsey joined the Dover office in March of 2018. She interviews candidates, performs reference checks and prescreening, visits job sites, and assists companies in finding the right candidates to fit their staffing needs. Kelsey specializes in placing administrative and accounting candidates. She earned a ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, June 14, 2018
    DOVER, NH – The Dover Chamber was pleased to welcome Santa Randy with a traditional ribbon cutting ceremony.   Santa Randy is a professional Santa for hire in New Hampshire. With over 20 years experience in the field of Santa for hire, Santa Randy brings the magic of being Santa and visiting the homes of good girls and boys all around New Hampshire.  Santa Randy offers home visits, corporate ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, 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: Press Release, Community
    Wednesday, June 13, 2018
    The Certified Public Accounting firm of Leone, McDonnell & Roberts, Professional Association is pleased to welcome two new employees to its professional staff, Rachelle Burnham of Lee and Abby Lamothe of Dover.Rachelle Burnham, a Supervisor at the firm, is a 2001 graduate of Bentley College (now Bentley University) where she earned her Bachelor’s degree in Accounting. Prior to joining Leone, ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Wednesday, June 13, 2018
      Nearly a century ago in the 1920s, Rollinsford’s historic Colonel Paul Wentworth House hosted formal garden parties, concerts, and teas. On Sunday, June 24 the Roaring 20s will return with a Gatsby Garden Party from 11 am to 4 pm. Pack a picnic if you wish, don some Jazz Age attire (encouraged but not required) and toddle over to the Wentworth House for an afternoon of 1920s-style ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Tuesday, June 12, 2018
    DOVER, NH – The Dover Chamber was pleased to welcome The Beach Plum at their Portsmouth location with a traditional ribbon cutting ceremony on June 12.   The Beach Plum is known for their classic beach food.  From hot dogs and hamburgers to chowders and crab cakes, The Beach Plum in Portsmouth has a little bit of everything however, The Beach Plum’s claim to fame is their award-winning Lobster ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release
    Monday, June 11, 2018
    ROCHESTER - Three months and over fifty performances of free, live music underway for the Summer Music Series at The Governor’s Inn.  Now hitting its fifteenth year, the series now runs four evenings a week, Thursday through Sunday.  The music is a mix of acoustic, Americana, folk, blues, bluegrass, rock and roots is scheduled weekly - some bands are local but others coming from across New ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, June 11, 2018
    The Art Center will host an artist’s reception for Aaron Stanley’s exhibit Gravitas. Gravitas is an exhibit of kinetic art demonstrating physical principles of movement, balance, color, light and shadow.  Said Mr. Stanley, “It can be hard to find balance. First of all, there are different types of balance – physical balance, visual balance, spacial balance …” His comments speak to the deceptive ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, June 11, 2018
    Are you ready to rock and read?  Join us this summer at the Dover Public Library to see how “Libraries Rock!” Readers of all ages can register for the reading program beginning on Monday, June 25 starting at 9:00 am. The more you read, the more chances you have to win prizes. If you sign-up for the program between June 25 and June 30, your name will be entered in a raffle to win a ukulele ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Friday, June 08, 2018
    Northeastern Ballet Theatre (NBT), New Hampshire’s premier ballet company and training school, still has some availability for its Summer Intensive program!  NBT offers a summer intensive program that is flexible and affordable and provides the same serious classical ballet training you would get a a big city ballet school.  Under the directorship of Edra Toth, former prima ballerina for Boston ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Wednesday, June 06, 2018
    DOVER, N.H. – On behalf of the City of Dover, the Planning and Community Development Department is pleased to announce the City’s recently adopted Climate Adaptation Chapter of the Master Plan is the New Hampshire Planning Association’s Plan of the Year. The Climate Adaptation Chapter was adopted by the Planning Board in February 2018.  The Climate Adaption Chapter represents another step in the ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Tuesday, June 05, 2018
    ROCHESTER — Summer Theatre Shows are back at the Opera House for the first time since the mid-1970’s! Two regional productions companies are reviving A funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum andJoseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, respectively.   In 1962, the Rochester Music Theater used the Opera House for ten weeks each summer. A different Broadway musical was presented each ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Tuesday, June 05, 2018
    Leone, McDonnell & Roberts is pleased to announce that Ryan Maran, CPA passed all four components of the CPA examination.Developed by the AICPA (American Institute of Certified Public Accountants), the Uniform CPA Examination assesses the knowledge and skills of individuals and ensures that only those who are qualified become licensed as US Certified Public Accountants. The CPA Exam is one of ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Friday, June 01, 2018
    Northeastern Ballet Theatre, New Hampshire’s premier ballet company and training school, will be presenting a Prince and Princess mini ballet camp June 25-28, from 10:00am - noon each day!  Featuring a Northeastern Ballet Theatre princess ballerina (Elsa, Belle, Cinderella, Ariel, Snow White and Aurora) each day, this mini camp is designed to accelerate the young student’s technical level and ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, May 31, 2018
    Dover, NH & Sanford, ME - Great Bay Services is thrilled to announce the appointment of Jennifer Nickerson as Executive Director.  Great Bay Services supports adults with disabilities in the Seacoast NH and Southern Maine regions.   Nickerson has led the Sanford, Maine office of Great Bay Services (GBS) since its inception in 2015. Under her direction, GBS Maine grew from a small satellite ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, May 31, 2018
    The New Hampshire Society of CPAs (NHSCPA) recently held their Annual Meeting and CPA Inauguration at the Manchester Country Club. At the event, Leone, McDonnell & Roberts Shareholder Evan Stowell, CPA was installed as NHSCPA Board President. Stowell joined the NHSCPA in 2010 and has served in various roles throughout the organization including assisting on the Young Professionals and Golf ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Wednesday, May 30, 2018
    The Dover Chamber was pleased to celebrate Federal Cigar’s new location with a traditional ribbon cutting ceremony.  Federal Cigar has a long and rich history in the local community as experienced, knowledgeable, and professional tobacconists. With locations in Portsmouth, Dover and Epping, Federal Cigar is one of the oldest running cigar shops in America.   Their Dover location was recently ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release
    Tuesday, May 29, 2018
    PORTSMOUTH, NH (May 25, 2018) – Optima Bank & Trust, the only locally-owned, commercial bank on the Seacoast, held the 2018 Annual Meeting of its shareholders recently at the Portsmouth Country Club. The bank’s president and CEO, Daniel Morrison, announced exceptional results for 2017 and a strong outlook for the year ahead. “I am pleased to report that 2017 was another exceptional year for ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Press Release
    Thursday, May 24, 2018
    The Dover Chamber was pleased to congratulate Little Tree Education, on their new location, with a traditional ribbon cutting ceremony.  Sarah Greenshields, Owner and President of Little Tree Education in New Hampshire was first introduced to Little Tree Education as a parent in 2005.  Sarah served as the finance and operations consultant for LTE in Bozeman Montana, and in 2010 opened another ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Chamber
    Wednesday, May 23, 2018
    As a small business employer, you need to know the rules and regulations of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). The U.S. Department of Labor can help. Join us for an overview of your responsibilities as an employer for laws regarding minimum wage, overtime, exemptions from overtime, child labor restrictions and more. We are partnering with the U.S. Department of Labor outreach representative to ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, May 23, 2018
    Starting a business is an exciting proposition, but it’s also an incredibly challenging undertaking. You may be asking: What characteristics do you need to be an entrepreneur? What does it take to start and succeed in business? Advice from SBA staff about resource partner organizations such as SCORE Mentors, NH Small Business Development Centers, Center for Women & Enterprise and Veteran ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Education
    Tuesday, May 22, 2018
    The Dover Chamber was pleased to welcome New Hampshire Soap Box Derby with a traditional ribbon cutting ceremony.  Since 1939, the New Hampshire Soap Box Derby has held youth racing events that are open to boys and girls between the ages of 7 through 20.  Contestants build then race gravity powered cars in three classes: Stock, Super Stock and Masters.  Residents from the area are invited to ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release
    Friday, May 18, 2018
    The Dover Chamber was pleased to welcome Digital Ink Printing, LLC. with a traditional ribbon cutting ceremony. Digital Ink Printing was established in 2003 by owners Ron and Donna Barton.  Originally located in the lower mill in Rollinsford, NH they are now located right in the heart of downtown Somersworth.  Ron Barton has been in the printing business for 26 years.  Starting as a bindery ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release
    Tuesday, April 24, 2018
    NH’s Only Community Supported Fishery and Restaurant Supported Fishery increases Seafood offerings to support Regional Seafood Harvesters   New Hampshire Community Seafood will start their sixth season of their Community Supported Fishery (CSF) and Restaurant Supported Fishery (RSF) by offering a variety of diverse regional seafood to both their consumer and restaurant customers. The CSF, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
    Tuesday, April 10, 2018
    A senior living facility under construction in Gilford is slated to become the state’s first affordable housing project to meet the Passive House performance standard. Construction of Gilford Village Knolls III (GVK III) is approximately 65% complete and is scheduled to be finished in July. The Lakes Region project will feature 24, one-bedroom, affordable senior apartments with a 104.92-kilowatt ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Tuesday, April 10, 2018
    Holy Rosary Credit Union (HRCU) held their 56th Annual Meeting on Wednesday, March 14th at Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Parish in Rochester, New Hampshire. Nearly 150 members and guests joined HRCU for a night of awards, speeches and dinner. Guest speakers included CCUA President and CEO Paul Gentile, New Hampshire Banking Commissioner Jerry Little, and Stephen Roy, CEO of Tricorp Federal Credit ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, April 10, 2018
    Human Resource Partners (HRP) is pleased to announce the addition of Jess Garvey to their team.  Jess brings 15 years of experience in supporting business operations through Human Resources, and takes great pride in partnering and building relationships with leadership and frontline staff.  Her experience, which includes serving as Regional HR Manager for a Fortune 500 Company, and also working ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Monday, February 26, 2018
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Wednesday, January 31, 2018
    In its continuing efforts to enhance member experience and provide innovative banking tools, Service Credit Union is now providing its members free access to their FICO® Scores. This includes key factors affecting their scores and general information on credit scores.   The scores, which will be updated quarterly, are available through Service Credit Union’s secure online banking service and on ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    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