• News for Human Interest

    Monday, November 25, 2019
    Additional parking restrictions in place on some city streets for winter months   DOVER, N.H. – As winter approaches, the City of Dover reminds motorists to stay informed about storm-related parking bans by signing up for notifications. Beginning last year, parking bans are now determined on a storm-by-storm basis.   When required for snow plowing or cleanup, the Community Services Director ...read more
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    Wednesday, November 20, 2019
    ROCHESTER, NH – HRCU hosted a CU Senior Safeguard Lunch and Learn at the Rochester Elks earlier this month. The event was sponsored by the Cooperative Credit Union Association (CCUA) and the NH Community Loan Fund. Walt Laskos, CCUA’s SVP of Strategic Communications, led the discussion with a panel of seven other industry experts.   “As financial scams targeting seniors continue to ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Monday, November 18, 2019
    On Friday, November 8th, The Fabulous Find, a nonprofit upscale resale boutique in Kittery, ME, received the 2019 Outstanding Non-Profit Corporation Award at the Annual Conference of the Association of Fundraising Professionals – Northern New England Chapter (AFP-NNE).  This award was given in celebration of National Philanthropy Day® (NPD), which is a special day set aside to recognize the great ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest
    Monday, November 18, 2019
    Seacoast, NH — Drs James G. Dinulos and Andrew E. Werchniak of Seacoast Dermatology PLLC announce availability of their new medical reference guide entitled “Dermatology DDX Deck, 3rd Edition.” The new portable tool brings literally thousands of visual images direct to busy front-line providers to assist in quick and accurate dermatologic diagnosis.   As a leading clinical authority and former ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest
    Friday, November 15, 2019
    ROCHESTER — The Rochester Opera House is thrilled to revive the musical version of Charles Dickens' classic A Christmas Carol! Christmas isn't Christmas without revisiting the beloved tale of the penny-pinching and bad tempered old miser Ebenezer Scrooge and the awakening of his long forgotten festive spirit. This ghostly tale of the Past, Present, and Future is brought to life in this exciting ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Wednesday, November 13, 2019
    Joanne Desmond and Sally Dion are uniquely gifted in their respective artistic pursuits and The Art Center in Dover, NH is showing the creative talents of these two women off to perfection in the new exhibition “What Lies Beneath The Surface” on display from November 11th through December 8th.  Desmond and Dion are both printmakers, yet each expresses her work in completely unique ways; unique to ...read more
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    Wednesday, November 13, 2019
    Dover400, a committee of residents organizing Dover’s 400th Anniversary, recently debuted its first of five holiday ornaments in celebration of Dover’s 400th birthday. Produced by Hampshire Pewter, the series is limited to only 200 pieces.   Unveiled during Apple Harvest Day, the souvenir showcases Dover’s beloved landmark, the Damn Garrison House. Each year leading up to 2023, a new ornament ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Friday, November 08, 2019
    The Seacoast Educational Endowment for Dover (“SEED”), a nonprofit organization dedicated to lifting academic excellence in Dover schools, recently granted $13,819 in education funding to teachers and administrators in Dover public schools. The grants were spread out across the district.  At Dover High School (“DHS”), science teacher and repeat grant recipient, Amy Poirier, was awarded $1,391 to ...read more
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    Thursday, October 10, 2019
    Two new exhibitions The Odyssey Project: An Old Story for Modern Times and Emily Mason: To Another Place will be on view at the Museum of Art, University of New Hampshire October 24 - December 14, 2019. A reception takes place on Wednesday, October 30, 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. The Museum of Art and programs are open to the public free of charge. Additionally, the Department of Theatre and Dance will ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, 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. 
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