News for Community

Monday, March 20, 2017
The Franklin Gallery at RiverStones Custom Framing, 33 N. Main Street in Rochester, will host an exhibit during the month of April called Carbon Based Life Forms featuring the work of artist Rich Hudson. Kris Ebbeson, the proprietor of RiverStones Custom Framing and manager of the Franklin Gallery, will hold an opening reception on Thursday, April 6, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. The public is invited ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Friday, March 17, 2017
Rochester Recreation & Arena Concert on the Common Rochester Recreation & Arena offers a free summer music series, Concert on the Common. This event held in the months of July and August on Tuesday nights is a family friendly event for the community. With crowds of 100-200+ each night and record crowds of 800-1,000 on National Night Out this is a great event to show your community ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
The People’s United Community Foundation, the philanthropic arm of People’s United Bank, announced today that it has awarded $5,000 to St. Joseph Community Services. St. Joseph Community Services (SJCS) fosters independence and life enrichment for seniors and other qualified adults through nutrition, social engagement and community services. The grant, which brings the total amount ...read more
Categories: Economic, Community, Press Release
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
The Country Jamboree will take you back in time to spend a magical evening revisiting the glory days of country music. Featuring an incredibly talented cast who have performed with some of country music’s most popular artists, this outstanding performance features the music of Hank Williams, Patsy Cline, Johnny Cash, Tammy Wynette, Willie Nelson, Loretta Lynn, Merle Haggard, and more. The ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest, General News Article
Friday, March 10, 2017
Bank of New Hampshire is hosting free paper shredding days on Saturday, April 15th from 9 am – 12 pm at their Dover and Manchester offices, on Saturday, April 22nd from 9 am – 12 pm at their Plymouth Tenney Mountain Highway office and their Gilford Operations Center, and on April 29th from 9 am – 12 pm at their Concord Heights and Littleton offices. This is an opportunity for all ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Press Release
Friday, March 10, 2017
Service Credit Union will host the 7th Annual Seacoast Veterans Conference, which provides a unique opportunity for veterans to meet those service providers and agencies specializing in providing benefits and specialty services to the military. These local New Hampshire service providers and agencies will be able to relay in person what they can offer veterans and their families during the April ...read more
Categories: Economic, Community, Press Release
Thursday, March 09, 2017
City Manager Dan Fitzpatrick, Police Chief Paul Toussaint, and Fire Marshal Tim Wilder report that the City of Rochester recently updated its ordinance on the sale, storage, and use of fireworks. City Ordinance 23.13 regulates fireworks in Rochester. Click here to download the newly updated ordinance. “Fireworks are very much a part of celebrations and festivities, particularly around ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, March 09, 2017
Over the past five years, the Rochester Opera House has introduced hundreds of children of all ages to the wonders of the performing arts on the city’s historic stage. Theatre Camp is a joyous hands-on experience offering lessons in acting, dancing, singing, production, costuming, and more. Students also have the opportunity to learn theatre techniques through fun games, improvisation, and ...read more
Categories: Community, Education
Tuesday, March 07, 2017
Twelve Angry Jurors is a heightened courtroom thriller that puts you on the edge of your seat while powerfully exploring what it means to live in a democracy. On a hot summer day after a long trial, a jury must decide whether a 16-year-old man is guilty of murdering his father. The jury votes 11-1 that the man is guilty of the crime, but laws in the United States require a unanimous vote by all ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, March 07, 2017
Service Credit Union was presented with the CUNA Lending Council Excellence in Lending Award for its Business Services program at CUNA Lending Council Conference held recently in Las Vegas. Chief Lending Officer Fawn Terwilliger accepted the award which recognizes outstanding work and exceptional service in credit union lending. Service Credit Union was honored for its development of a ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, March 06, 2017
As part of an ongoing effort to address the educational and developmental needs of children in the communities where People’s United Bank operates, the People’s United Community Foundation, the philanthropic arm of People’s United Bank, announced today that it has awarded $3,500 to Big Brothers Big Sisters of New Hampshire. Big Brothers Big Sisters of New Hampshire (BBBS) ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
The Friends of the Rochester Public Library and the Rochester Museum of Fine Arts are planning a dual event, at the Rochester Public Library, on Saturday, April 8th from 1:30 to 3:30pm. The Friends will be hosting the first annual Dessert Competition “Sweet Art” and the museum will be honoring artist Daniel Anselmi, in the Carnegie Gallery, with a small reception. The dessert ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Human Interest
Thursday, February 02, 2017
Introductory QuickBooks, Pencil Drawing, Guitar, and Organic Gardening Classes at Dover Adult Learning Center Lots of fun and informative introductory classes are coming up at Dover Adult Learning Center! Learn how to set up QuickBooks from the beginning in “QuickBooks Basics for Beginners”. Two 2-hour sessions are available on Thursdays or Saturdays of each month; please call the ...read more
Categories: Education, Community
Monday, January 30, 2017
RUN TO READ 5K The Children’s Dyslexia Centers at Seacoast Learning Center is presenting a Run to Read 5K on April 29, 2017 . Runners and walkers of all ages are welcome. The start and finish will be at the Rochester Ice Arena. Digital clock at finish and water will be provided half way through the run. Check-in is at 10:00 am with a start time of 11:00am. The cost is $20.00 if ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community, Chamber
The Governors Inn is hosting their 20 th Annual Murder Mystery Dinner Show called The Mystery of the Murder of Nightmare on Rochester Street. Shows will start January 27 through April 1, 2017. Tickets are now on sale for $64 which includes a 5-course meal. For more information or to buy tickets, call 603-332-0107 or visit www.governorsinn.com .
Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release
Get your Tickets: 1) At the Governor's Inn 2) Online - click here
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release
ROCHESTER — The Rochester Opera House will be hosting a “Hands-On Jeep” endurance contest and fundraiser on the weekend of June 10, 2017. ​ This is the first year the Rochester Opera House will host a Hands-On contest, in which registered contestants must stay in physical contact with the prized vehicle until only one remains. The winner will walk away with a brand new ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release

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