• News for Human Interest

    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
    A solar ribbon-cutting is scheduled on August 22 to highlight the Town of Hanover’s efforts to transition away from fossil fuels. The event will start at 4 p.m. outside Town Hall at 41 South Main Street in Hanover.  A 16.64-kilowatt, grid-tied solar array recently installed on the roof of Hanover Town Hall includes 52 solar panels and will generate approximately 17,000 hours of clean energy each ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, 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: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    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: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
    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, July 24, 2019
    Dover’s 400th Anniversary Committee (“Committee”) recently launched its 400 for 400 campaign, seeking 400 people to each contribute $400 to support Dover’s 400th birthday celebration in 2023. The campaign is off to a strong start having already received 18 donations from community-minded individuals and businesses.   The campaign was initiated by Dennis Ciotti who challenged others to match his ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Monday, July 22, 2019
    Rochester, NH – Local author Jadyn Stevens held a book signing on July 6th at HRCU’s Rochester Main Office. Those who attended were able to get a free signed copy of her book Sergeant Major “Dad”.  Sergeant Major “Dad”, a book written and illustrated by Stevens, tells the story of a girl whose father is deployed by the Army to Afghanistan and how her family deals with the deployment. This is ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Thursday, July 18, 2019
    DOVER, N.H. – With an anticipated heat wave in the forecast, the City of Dover will open cooling centers this weekend, Friday through Sunday. The cooling centers are located in the McConnell Center cafeteria and at the Public Library. The cooling centers will be open during regular hours at both facilities. The McConnell Center is open Friday, July 19, 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Saturday, July 20 and ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Human Interest, Community
    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