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    Friday, December 09, 2016
    “We’re very excited to bring Mike aboard in this key leadership position,” said Michele Sheppard, Chief Operating Officer of The Granite YMCA. “He brings a broad range of skills and experience to this role and we look forward to his vision and energy in supporting those we serve.” Mr. Curtis joins the association from White Mountains High School in Jefferson, NH ...read more
    Wednesday, December 07, 2016
    Treks 4 Tots & Seaside Safari December Vacation Camp December 26-30 9am-3pm,* by the day, or for the week. Treks 4 Tots (for ages 3.5-5) and Seaside Safari (for grades K-5) is available by the day of for the week. Each day is a learning adventure based around a different theme that includes outdoor exploration, and lots of edu-fun activities. Daily Themes Monday: Ahoy Mateys! Tuesday: ...read more
    Wednesday, December 07, 2016
    This weekend, the Prescott Park Arts Festival embarks on their first ever holiday production. Presented in partnership with Exeter Hospital, the festival will be presenting A Christmas Carol on the historic Town Hall stage in Exeter, NH. The holiday show opens this coming Friday, December 9th and runs for five performances through Sunday, December 18th. Based on the beloved tale written by Charles ...read more
    Wednesday, December 07, 2016
    People’s choice to be announced Friday December 16 – come in and vote! Portsmouth, New Hampshire…With hundreds of families in attendance, Portsmouth Historical Society staff announced the winners of the26th Annual Gingerbread House Contest at an event Friday December 2, 2016 at Discover Portsmouth. With a record 90 entrants, the judges were challenged. According to Lainey ...read more
    Tuesday, December 06, 2016
    Health Plan receives 100 percent rating on 15th Annual Scorecard for LGBTQ Workplace Equality Harvard Pilgrim Health Care has received a perfect score on the 2017 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and practices related to LGBT workplace equality, administered by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation (HRC). Harvard Pilgrim joins the ...read more
    Tuesday, December 06, 2016
    Most of the lighting equipment currently in use at West End Studio Theatre is 30-50 years old, and other equipment will be removed by former tenants at the end of the year. New Hampshire Theatre Project needed to raise $10,000 by December 1 in order to purchase new dimmers, lighting instruments, cable and a lighting board. NHTP is proud to announce that the campaign has been completely ...read more
    Monday, December 05, 2016
    We are pleased to welcome Sean B. Murray to our sales force as Sales/Account Manager. This position focuses on sales of liquid products, oil and propane to all new construction projects, builders and developers as well as to residential and commercial consumer accounts throughout New Hampshire, Southern Maine and North Shore Massachusetts. "We are pleased to have Sean join our sales team at ...read more
    Categories: Chamber News
    Monday, December 05, 2016
    Steve Castle, the Manager of Operations at Proulx Oil & Propane, was recognized as the Southern NH Home Builders and Remodelers Association’s (SNHHBRA) Associate Member of the Year. An active member of the association, Castle is involved in many of its initiatives centered around providing quality housing opportunities through education, vision and advocacy for the betterment of our ...read more
    Categories: Chamber News
    Thursday, December 01, 2016
    Atlantic Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine is pleased to announce The Cartilage Center at their facilities in Portsmouth, NH, and York and Wells, ME. Led by Dr. Tyler Welch, the new center will provide cutting-edge treatments to resolve hip, knee, shoulder and other joint pain, including early arthritis. Dr. Welch and his team will utilize arthroscopic cartilage restoration techniques, in which ...read more
    Thursday, December 01, 2016
    Court Klein and Frank Saglio, both CPAs from accounting firm Howe, Riley & Howe, will headline Alpha Loft’s next Launch Series event and share insights about accounting and tax matters for startups. The event is from 5:30 to 7:30 pm on Wednesday, December 13 at the Alpha Loft in Portsmouth, at 10 Vaughan Mall #205. Klein is a Manager at Howe, Riley & Howe and provides audit and ...read more
    Thursday, December 01, 2016
    As of Oct. 19, 2016, any person with an injury can visit our Portsmouth location to quickly see an orthopaedic specialist and receive prompt treatment. Access Walk-Injury Clinic is available so that you can be seen when you need it most. You can avoid long waits and costly emergency department visits. With onsite digital xray, splinting capabilities, access to MRI and physical therapy we are here ...read more
    Wednesday, November 30, 2016
    Retail/Office Redevelopment Opportunity-new price! Possibilities are endless for this former bank building located in the heart of downtown Somersworth. Adjacent to Somersworth Plaza and close to the Public Library and City Hall this clear span brick building with high ceilings has 3,876 +/- sf of ground floor space that can accommodate a variety of retail, office, service or medical uses. As an ...read more
    Monday, November 28, 2016
    TravelPulse 100 Best US Airports: Meet the Best Midsize Airport in the Country The greater Manchester-Londonderry, N.H. metropolis is located about 50 miles north of Boston as the crow flies, and for many travelers they would rather try flying a crow than to battle the traffic, the parking, the congestion, and all the other problems with flying out of Boston Logan International Airport. ...read more
    Monday, November 28, 2016
    Service Credit Union, in conjunction with the U.S. Marine Corps, recently announced the launch of the 2016 Toys for Tots drive. For the fifth consecutive year, Service Credit Union will be partnering with Toys for Tots as a corporate-wide initiative and will be collecting toys in all of its New Hampshire branches. The drive will end in December when toys will be dropped off at the Toys for Tots ...read more
    Wednesday, November 23, 2016
    Proulx Oil & Propane is pleased to announce an addition to its sales force and welcomes Sean B. Murray to the position of Sales/Account Manager. This position focuses on sales of liquid products, oil and propane, to all new construction projects, builders and developers, as well as to all residential and commercial consumer accounts throughout New Hampshire, Southern Maine, and North Shore ...read more
    Tuesday, November 22, 2016
    Featured in the October 2016 Yankee Magazine, Strawbery Banke's Vintage Christmas was recognized as one of the "Best Christmas Celebrations in New England". Read the full story here . Portsmouth, New Hampshire | Strawbery Banke Candlelight Stroll December 3 – 4, 10 – 11, 16 – 18, 2016 With a packed schedule of holiday fun, the historic seaport of Portsmouth, New ...read more
    Tuesday, November 22, 2016
    MSN.com highlighted The Hotel Portsmouth as the best location for a staycation in the state of New Hampshire in their recent online article " The Best Place To Staycation In Every State ". The article included: "You'd be hard-pressed to find a hotel cuter — or more New England — than The Hotel Portsmouth. Built in 1881, this Queen Anne Victorian mansion is now a ...read more
    Tuesday, November 22, 2016
    Cynthia Novotny uses the word “love” a lot. She loves her new job at Discover Portsmouth where she runs the Museum Shop. She loves Portsmouth and its history. “Don’t you love this?” Cynthia says, picking up a new mug with images from the Port City. She has spent months stocking the nonprofit gift shop for the holiday season. Everything is hand picked. “We have ...read more
    Tuesday, November 22, 2016
    The Music Hall and the Ogunquit Playhouse are thrilled to announce the stars of the beloved Disney classic Beauty and the Beas, on stage at The Music Hall’s Historic Theater in Portsmouth, November 30 - December 18. This lavish production based on the Academy Award-winning film will sweep you away as the eye-popping spectacle comes to life with unforgettable characters, stunning sets and ...read more
    Tuesday, November 22, 2016
    The Children’s Museum of New Hampshire is the definition of “NH Made.” The museum itself was conceived and founded by NH local parents and activists over 32 years ago. NH artisans and artists helped craft the one-of-a-kind exhibit spaces, and NH businesses and entrepreneurs continually add their touches of technology and updates to keep the beloved spaces relevant for families ...read more
    Monday, November 21, 2016
    From SeaCoastonline.com : The ninth annual Pease 'n Carrots Food Drive kicks off Monday, Nov. 21, and features some new events to raise money and awareness about hunger on the Seacoast. More than 35 organizations located at Pease International Tradeport are collecting non-perishable food and checks for the Seacoast Family Food Pantry this year. Last year, participating firms raised 11,500 ...read more
    Monday, November 21, 2016
    Earlier this month, four members of our staff participated in a major environmental drill involving two dozen federal, state and local agencies and industrial partners.* The Northern New England Oil Spill Full Scale Exercise was held by NH Department of Environmental Services (NH DES) to prepare for an oil spill incident off our coast and demonstrate the ability of all agencies to respond using ...read more
    Monday, November 21, 2016
    Portsmouth-based Project Pawsitive, a not-for-profit with the mission of renovating animal shelters in critical need, will soon hit the national television airwaves for a second time in Pet Nation Renovation airing on the cable network, Animal Planet on Friday, December 2 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT. Hosted by animal expert Dave Salmoni and featuring Portsmouth’s Jill Sullivan, founder of Project ...read more
    Monday, November 21, 2016
    Families First Health & Support Center has joined #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving held on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Monday. This year, #GivingTuesday falls on November 29. The community health center is hoping to engage new givers by launching a monthly donor campaign. “Giving monthly is the most efficient and cost-effective way to support Families ...read more
    Thursday, November 17, 2016
    Fisher Cats owner Art Solomon announced today the new leadership team of New Hampshire's Double-A affiliate of the Toronto Blue Jays. Guiding the staff of nearly 20 full-time employees will be a talented and experienced group, including newly appointed President, Mike Ramshaw. Jim Flavin has been named the team's General Manager. Jenna Raizes will assume the role of Deputy General ...read more
    Thursday, November 17, 2016
    Think about the facts: 1 in 5 NH residents will experience a mental illness at some point in their lifetime 1 in 4 children in NH live with a diagnosable mental illness. Learn to recognize risk factors and warning signs of mental illness and substance misuse. Come away with an understanding of where to find the resources you, your loved ones, friends or coworkers need. Seacoast Mental Health ...read more
    Thursday, November 17, 2016
    In 2015-2016, employees from Manchester and Portsmouth accounting firm Howe, Riley & Howe (HRH) donated more than 750 hours and $4,500 to local nonprofits and charitable organizations throughout the Granite State as part of their voluntary giving back program. With Thanksgiving approaching and the holiday season ahead, there’s no telling where the final tally will land, but according to ...read more
    Thursday, November 17, 2016
    DAVA SOBEL with her new book THE GLASS UNIVERSE: How the Ladies of the Harvard Observatory Took the Measure of the Stars What : The New York Times bestselling author Dava Sobel comes to town on Wednesday, December 7 with her latest book, THE GLASS UNIVERSE: How the Ladies of the Harvard Observatory Took the Measure of the Stars. Elegantly written and enriched by excerpts from letters, diaries, ...read more
    Thursday, November 17, 2016
    On Wednesday, December 7, The Music Hall will welcome the New York Times bestselling author and science journalist Dava Sobel to its celebrated Writers in the Loft series. Ms. Sobel will discuss her latest book, THE GLASS UNIVERSE: How the Ladies of the Harvard Observatory Took the Measure of the Stars, in which she recounts the little-known true story of a group of women whose remarkable work ...read more
    Thursday, November 17, 2016
    Salisbury Beach State Reservation - Blue Ocean Society has a way for you to walk off that Thanksgiving dinner and beat the Black Friday Blues. On Friday, November 25, 2016, the Portsmouth, NH-based organization will host a beach cleanup at 11:00 AM at the Salisbury Beach State Reservation in Salisbury, MA. Even in the colder months, litter threatens wildlife and dirties our local beaches. Blue ...read more
    Thursday, November 17, 2016
    Seacoast Orthotics & Prosthetics is proud to partner with the Northeast Rehabilitation Hospital Network and Capital Orthotics & Prosthetics for a collection drive of used prosthetic limbs. The drive is held on behalf of the Limbs for Life Foundation, a global non-profit organization that distributes used limbs and orthotics to impaired individuals in third world countries, and raises ...read more
    Thursday, November 17, 2016
    Optima Bank & Trust, the only locally-owned commercial bank headquartered in the New Hampshire seacoast has opened the doors to its newest location in downtown Portsmouth. Optima Chairman and CEO, Daniel Morrison cut the ceremonial ribbon marking the official opening of the 143 Daniel Street location. The new branch is located on the street level of 143 Daniel Street across from the Memorial ...read more
    Wednesday, November 16, 2016
    Christine Johnson, blogger at MyTravelingKids.com and Huffington Post contributor recently visited Portsmouth and wrote about her stay at the Port Inn and participating in Restaurant Week. Read all about it at MyTravelingKids.com
    Tuesday, November 15, 2016
    Award presentations 6pm. Light refreshments will be served. Thursday November 17, 2016 5:30-7pm Portsmouth, New Hampshire…Portsmouth Advocates, a key program of the Portsmouth Historical Society, will once again bestow awards of excellence on owners, designers and contractors whose exceptional work enhances the unique historic character of the city of Portsmouth and make the city a better ...read more
    Tuesday, November 15, 2016
    The historic Frank Jones Warehouse is undergoing a transformation that was years in the making. The historic restoration and addition will be constructed on the designs of well-known Portsmouth-based architectural firm, CJ Architects. The developer, Aland Realty, chose CJ Architects for this important restoration project because of the firm’s success working in Portsmouth’s Historic ...read more
    Monday, November 14, 2016
    BEGINNER’S PHOTOSHOP Taught by ARTIST and EMMY AWARD WINNER JAY SCHADLER Two 4-Hour Classes at Jay’s Studio and Gallery Learn the fundamentals so the real fun can start! YOU WILL LEARN HOW TO: • Bring your pictures into Photoshop and Lightroom • Organize and manage your photos • Adjust, sharpen, resize, enhance and manipulate your images • Use brushes and Spot ...read more
    Friday, November 11, 2016
    MindStir Media is happy to announce that Amazon.com bestselling author Paula Wiseman’s Contingency: Book One: Covenant of Trust Series earned the Readers’ Favorite Gold Award in the Christian Fiction category . Paula Wiseman was previously seen on the Lifetime TV show The Balancing Act. Contingency centers on Bobbi Molinsky’s uncovering of her husband’s affair and her ...read more
    Categories: Chamber News
    Thursday, November 10, 2016
    MANCHESTER, NH – Devine Millimet is pleased to announce that six attorneys have been named by Best Lawyers ® 2017 as “Lawyer of the Year” in Manchester, NH. Camille Holton DiCroce, Esq . was named the Best Lawyers 2017 Banking and Finance Law “Lawyer of the Year.” Camille was also included in this year’s The Best Lawyers in America © in the fields of ...read more