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    Wednesday, December 12, 2018
    Caption: Ellen Fineberg, incoming interim executive director, Dan Hoefle, board president and Kathleen Soldati, outgoing executive director of Portsmouth Historical Society.  Photo credit: Raya on Assignment   PORTSMOUTH -- Portsmouth Historical Society Board of Directors is very pleased to announce that Ellen Fineberg has been engaged to serve as interim executive director beginning Jan. 1, ...read more
    Wednesday, December 12, 2018
    3S Artspace Presents: Wildlife Fashion Art Safari, in the Gallery at 3S Artspace Featuring the works of Peter Morgan and Adam Hinterlang   PORTSMOUTH —  3S Artspace announces the upcoming exhibit in the Gallery at 3S Artspace: Wildlife Fashion Art Safari, works by Peter Morgan and Adam Hinterlang. The exhibit opens Jan. 4 with an Artists’ Opening Reception held the same day, from 5-8pm. ...read more
    Tuesday, December 11, 2018
    At Anytime Fitness, we understand and appreciate your commitment to the success and growth of your community. We also know that to obtain great success, businesses must support their employees in being healthy and active. Therefore, we are offering a very special benefit to all Chamber Collaborative of Greater Portsmouth members! We are NOW OPEN, and Anytime Fitness will allow all chamber members ...read more
    Thursday, December 06, 2018
    Great Bay Stewards invites you to show and sell your work at its 15th annual Art of Great Bay art show. The theme: Art Inspired by the New England Coast, encompasses depictions of the region's culture, architecture, agriculture and activities. Guidelines: www.greatbaystewards.org Questions: art.show@greatbaystewards.org Pleased submit applications by Feb. 6, 2019
    Thursday, December 06, 2018
    EXETER  — Digital Prospectors has been honored with a Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Award, recognizing the Best Places to Work in 2019.   Ranked 5 out of the top 50 on Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work U.S. Small & Medium Businesses, Digital Prospectors boasts an overall company rating of 4.9 out of 5. Digital Prospectors is the only staffing agency to make the list and is the highest ranked company ...read more
    Tuesday, December 04, 2018
    PORTSMOUTH -- Leadership Seacoast, an organization committed to developing informed and active community leaders, will host an alumni networking social on Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Rí Rá Irish Pub in Portsmouth. Sponsored by the Gagnon Real Estate Team, the event is free for alumni. The evening will include appetizers and door prizes, and serve to welcome new Leadership ...read more
    Monday, December 03, 2018
    Southeast New Hampshire Habitat for Humanity (SENHH4H) was the recipient of the proceeds from the Proms for a Purpose annual event held this year at Cisco Brewers Portsmouth. The event brought a fun twist allowing “grown-ups” to dress-up and dance to music while enjoying great food and libations. The funds raised will go to help build Habitat’s newest build in Dover. House recipients, the ...read more
    Friday, November 30, 2018
    An artists' showcase to benefit Albacore Park will be held Dec. 1 to 14 at the park, 600 Market St., Portsmouth. You can view and purchase the watercolor paintings of Susan Maxfield. Maxfield lived most of her life in the Seacoast and now resides in Northwood. She began painting 12 years ago when she retired from the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard after a 25-year career as a mnagbment analyst. ...read more
    Thursday, November 29, 2018
    PORTSMOUTH -- At its 100th Annual Convention in Stamford, Conn., the New England Museum Association (NEMA) honored Lawrence J. Yerdon, president and CEO of Strawbery Banke Museum with the association’s Lifetime Achievement Award. In announcing the award NEMA Executive Director Dan Yaeger noted, “From time to time NEMA honors individuals who have made exceptional contributions to the museum field ...read more
    Thursday, November 29, 2018
    PORTSMOUTH -- WSCA 106.1 FM – Portsmouth Community Radio is pleased to welcome new board members: Stuart Dias and John Thompson.    Dias is a local musician and longtime community advocate who joins the WSCA board to help bolster student and minority outreach initiatives. He has been actively involved in community outreach and projects such as developing ‘Story Time’ programming at the ...read more
    Thursday, November 29, 2018
    EXHIBIT IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC   Save these dates: open late until 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30 5-8 p.m., Opening night/kickoff party for Vintage Christmas in PortsmouthSaturday, Dec. 1 5-8 p.m., before and after Portsmouth Tree Lighting + Illuminated Holiday ParadeFriday, Dec. 7 5-8 p.m., Extended hours during Art Round Town, includes book signing by MaryAnn Esposito in the Museum ...read more
    Wednesday, November 28, 2018
    It may look like a gift shop. But the nonprofit Museum Shop at Discover Portsmouth is much more than meets the eye. It’s also a locally-focused bookshop, a community resource, and an educational outreach vehicle.   “Unlike most shopping experiences,” says shop manager Cynthia Novotny, “we are mission driven. That means everything we sell here is related to what the Portsmouth Historical Society ...read more
    Monday, November 26, 2018
    YORK, Maine  – Award-winning specialty food producer Stonewall Kitchen has opened its first retail locations on the West Coast with a new Stonewall Kitchen Cooking School and Café in the Macy’s South Coast Plaza location in Costa Mesa, California. A grand opening is scheduled for Wednesday, November 28th from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., featuring a ribbon cutting ceremony with the Orange County Chamber of ...read more
    Wednesday, November 21, 2018
    PORTSMOUTH – Albacore Park, 600 Market St., a national historic landmark site and museum, announces its participation in this year’s National Wreaths Across America Day program on Saturday, Dec. 15 at noon.    Each year, millions of Americans come together to remember the fallen, honor those that serve and their families, and teach the next generation about the value of freedom. This gathering ...read more
    Monday, November 19, 2018
    New Hampshire Theatre Project celebrates its 30th anniversary season with a  holiday production of It’s a Wonderful Life. Joe Landry has re-envisioned the beloved film classic as a 1940’s style radio play. Five seasoned actors bring George, Clarence, Mary and all the residents of Bedford Falls to life on that fateful Christmas Eve – more than 40 different roles. The show features holiday music and ...read more
    Friday, November 16, 2018
    PORTSMOUTH -- Southeast New Hampshire Habitat for Humanity was the recipient of the proceeds from Springer’s Jewelers Annual Holiday Party raffle on Nov. 14 at 100 Market Street. An elegant evening brought many Springer’s Jewelers customers out to enjoy great food and beverages, while filling their wish lists for the coming holidays.   The funds raised through the raffle and a matching donation ...read more
    Friday, November 09, 2018
    Entries must be registered no later than Saturday, November 17, 2018. Portsmouth Historical Society is pleased to announce another year of a sweet local tradition. Gather your family, friends and/or co-workers together and craft your own beautiful creation! All levels welcome. Homemade gingerbread creations will be on display daily for the public throughout December at Discover Portsmouth.Vintage ...read more
    Wednesday, October 31, 2018
      3S Artspace, Recovergirl, and Goodwill of Northern New England Present: PROJECT UPCYCLE Call To Fashion Designers For Sustainable Fashion Competition Press Release   PORTSMOUTH, N.H., October 31, 2018 — 3S Artspace, Recovergirl, and Goodwill Northern New England are once again joining forces to promote regional designers and sustainable fashion in the Project Upcycle design competition. ...read more
    Wednesday, January 31, 2018
    Dylan Cruess, TFMoran’s chief operating officer and principal, has been named to the 40 Under Forty Class of 2018. The New Hampshire Union Leader’s“40 Under Forty” acknowledges New Hampshire residents under the age of 40 for professional and personal contributions that make New Hampshire a better place to live and work. Cruess, 38, lives in Bedford and has been involved in his family’s engineering ...read more
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    Wednesday, January 10, 2018
    Our first Small But Mighty Business of the Month is La Maison Navarre! Located at 121 Congress Street, La Maison Navarre brings the charm and atmosphere of a French pastry shop to downtown Portsmouth. La Maison Navarre offers delicious macarons, sweet desserts, tasty crepes, and more!  Owned and managed by Charlotte and Victor, La Maison Navarre is a proud supporter of many organizations in the ...read more
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