• News for Human Interest

    Friday, April 12, 2019
    What does “abstract” mean? What does “contemporary” mean? These are terms that many of us struggle with. When most hear the words “abstract art”, or “contemporary art”, we tend to think of art that is somehow unapproachable, art that only the enlightened can appreciate; some of us think of art that is entirely random or shapeless and formless. But that isn’t the case. Rather, abstract and ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Monday, April 08, 2019
    DURHAM, NH –The Museum of Art, UNH, IMPACT, an exhibition celebrating the 2018 recipients of the Piscataqua Region Artist Advancement Grant given by the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation. The exhibition will be on view beginning April 12 through May 17, 2019. A reception takes place on Friday, April 12, 6:00 p.m. -8:00 p.m. The Piscataqua Region Artist Advancement Grant recognizes the important ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, Education, Press Release
    Monday, April 08, 2019
    The Rochester Performance & Arts Center (RPAC) is thrilled to present a full show schedule for the spring season. The schedule includes a wide variety of events and concerts at accessible ticket prices.LITTLE BITS OF LIGHT (April 11-20) In partnership with the Hampstead Stage Company. In this unique adaptation of I Never Saw Another Butterfly, playwright Amanda Faye Martin intertwines poems and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Monday, April 08, 2019
    Human Resource Partners (HRP) has hired Amy Mayo as HR Business Partner.  Amy brings a wealth of experience, skills, knowledge and contacts to her new role.  Her areas of expertise include HR Compliance, Employee Relations, Benefit Administration, Policies & Procedures, Union/Labor Relations, Employee Career Development, Retention and much more.“Amy has an extensive background in HR and a great ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Press Release
    Thursday, April 04, 2019
    Beverly Hodsdon of Joyce Design Solutions was recently recognized as a winner in the 34th Annual Educational Advertising Awards, sponsored by Higher Education Marketing Report. Hodsdon’s submission of Portsmouth Christian Academy’s “Total Recruitment Package” received a gold award. “I was honored to receive a gold medal in the 34th Annual Education Awards. Working with the team at PCA meant ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release, Human Interest
    Tuesday, April 02, 2019
    Museum of Art, UNH, Master of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition and Senior Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition, Durham, NH - The Museum of Art will be exhibiting emerging artists from the UNH Department of Art and Art History April 12-May 17, 2019. The Master of Fine Arts Thesis, Senior Bachelor of Arts, and Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibitions celebrate the achievements of degree ...read more
    Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Chamber, Education, General News Article, Press Release
    Tuesday, April 02, 2019
    DURHAM, NH –The Museum of Art, UNH in collaboration with 3S Artspace presents, Yu-Wen Wu: High-Water Mark. This exhibition will be on view at 3S Artspace, 19 Vaughan Street, Portsmouth, New Hampshire beginning April 19 through May 26, 2019. A reception takes place on Friday, April 19, 5:00 p.m. -8:00 p.m.  High-Water Mark is a multimedia, regionally specific installation by Boston-based artist ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Chamber, Economic, Fun Facts, Press Release
    Wednesday, March 27, 2019
    How sweet it is! Spring brings blue skies, green grass, and bright yellow Peeps. The Dover Public Library is looking for creative Dover Peeps artists to enter our annual “Peeps Show” Contest this April. Here’s how it works: Build a diorama using Peeps of any color or species in a standard size shoe box, no larger than 16” x 16” please. Create your diorama based on a scene from a book. The first ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, March 13, 2019
    Human Resource Partners has won a Best of Business (BOB) Editor’s Choice award for Best Source of Human Resources Insight from the New Hampshire Business Review and McLean Communications as part of their 2019 awards recognizing the state’s best businesses.  Human Resource Partners CEO Pubali Chakravorty-Campbell noted, “We’re honored to be recognized by the New Hampshire Business Review. New ...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
    Tuesday, January 08, 2019
    The Monarch School of New England, a non-profit, specialized, day school for students with significant disabilities, is pleased to announce its 2nd annual Golf Tournament. Underwritten by the generous support of HBL Group Insurance Agency, of Barrington, New Hampshire, the tournament will be held Friday May 17, 2019 at the Rochester Country Club. Registration begins at 8:00 am, with a shotgun ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest