News for Community

Tuesday, June 20, 2017
The Franklin Gallery at RiverStones Custom Framing, 33 N. Main Street in Rochester, will host a closing reception for June’s exhibit: Anything Goes: the Joy of Creativity which features the art work of recent high school graduate Carrie Tazbir. The reception will be held on Thursday, June 29, from 5 to 7 p.m. The public is invited to attend and light refreshments will be served. Carrie ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
The Rochester 14 th Annual Summer Music Series at The Governor's Inn Let the Concerts Begin! This weekend .... Fri, June 16 7-10 pm (Under the Courtyard Tent) - 'Wellfleet' - Very fun 5-piece upbeat blues band, recently nominated by the annual Spotlight award for best album in Seacoast. Sat., June 17 7-10 pm - Garage 'Freight Train' - Very talented Rock & Blues classic ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Pictured are Dennis McCann, Executive Director, SEDC; Tanya Ouellette, CPA, Raiche and Company and Lawrence Raiche, President, Raiche and Company CPA’s. Strafford Economic Development Corporation, a regional development non-profit based out of Dover, NH is pleased to announce that Raiche and Company, CPA’s, has purchased tax credits. Their donation will support a new position at ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Fun Facts, Press Release
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Rochester Public Schools And The Granite YMCA Partner For New Academic Enrichment Program Rochester’s schools and the YMCA are joining together to give area middle school students opportunities for after-school involvement A partnership between the Rochester School Department and the YMCA of Strafford County, a branch of The Granite YMCA, will bring a site-based learning center to Rochester ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
In recognition of the need to continue promoting choral singing outside of the classroom, Granite State Choral Society is excited to announce that various businesses and private donors have committed to support GSCS’s Youth Scholarship Fund. These individuals raised $3000 specifically for any youth, age 12 to 22, wishing to participate. Applications are being accepted for GSCS’s 2017 ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Spaulding High School Students Experience with Rotary Youth Leadership Awards Spaulding High School announced the Top graduating seniors for the Class of 2017. Three of these students participated in the Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA). RYLA is a leadership program coordinated by the Rotary Clubs to encourage leadership and to publicly recognize the outstanding qualities of many young ...read more
Categories: Community, Education
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
The Rochester Opera House presents Comedian Dave Russo on Friday, June 23rd. Dave Russo is a comedian like no other. He’s a diminutive guy with a big voice, whose high energy act never fails to leave audiences doubled over in laughter. Dave has yet to meet a crowd that he can’t win over with his charm and upbeat attitude. His quick wit and clever improvisation skills keep audiences on ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, General News Article, Community, Press Release
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Studley's is pleased to be returning to the Rochester Farmer's Market ! Look for us onsite this month with FRESH flowers, plants, and edibles! The 2017 Rochester Farmer's Market takes place on the Rochester Common from 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm each Tuesday, beginning the 13th of June and will continue every Tuesday through September 26, 2017.
Categories: Community, General News Article
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Ro c hester M a in St r e e t R iverwa l k and C o mmon W al k s I mprovement W ork C o m pleted on May 4 Several p r o ject c o m ponents fun d ed by a $5,0 0 0 W aste M a na g eme n t ‘ Thi n k Green G ran t ’ W as te M a n ag em e n t T h e R o c h est e r M ai n Str e et R iv e r w a l k an d C o m m o n Wa l ks I m p r ov e m e n t p r o j e c t w i l l i mp r ov e ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Categories: Human Interest, Community
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
The Franklin Gallery at RiverStones Custom Framing, 33 N. Main Street in Rochester, will host an exhibit featuring works by high school senior Carrie Tazbir, for the month of June during regular business hours. Carrie Tazbir was born in New Britain, Connecticut and raised in Farmington, New Hampshire. She attended St. Elizabeth Seton in Rochester for elementary and middle school and will be ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Thursday, May 25, 2017
The Rochester Opera House will debut their 2017 All-Star Comedy Showcase on Saturday, June 17 with NH-native Juston McKinney, and it will continue through August. Juston has two Comedy Central Specials including his own one-hour special and multiple appearances on the Tonight Show, and Conan O’Brien, but there’s no place like home! When NH magazine named him “Best of NH” ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Thursday, May 25, 2017
As officials work on developing the city budget through next month, City Manager Dan Fitzpatrick is encouraging residents to watch public meetings live on cable, or on demand online. There are two ways residents can watch meetings and stay informed as the city works its way through the annual budget process, including: • Live on Metrocast Cable Channel 26 • Video on demand through the ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release, Education
Thursday, May 25, 2017
The Chamberlain Street School hosted a pancake breakfast for students and their dads. Front left: Espen Henderson, grade 3. Right side, left to right: Dad Dana Henderson, Bruin Henderson, kindergarten, Jayce Borden-Sanborn, kindergarten, and his step-dad Mat Morin. (Courtesy Photo Rochester Public Schools) Principal Mark Campbell is pleased to announce that the Chamberlain Street School hosted a ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest
Monday, May 15, 2017
The US Chamber of Commerce Hiring our Heroes is partnering with New England states to hold the first ever New England Multi-State Hiring Fair on July 19th, 2017. This event will connect local, New England and National Employers to qualified Veterans, military service members, guard, reserve and military spouses. The Hiring Fair will take place from 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM at Great Bay Community ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest
Monday, May 15, 2017
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article
Monday, May 15, 2017
Summer is right around the corner, and we have some exciting fitness classes coming up! Sport Speed This class will focus on improving your running and movement techniques. Coach Dan Randlett will help athletes increase their speeds using plyometric exercises and running/movement drills. Session 1: June 19 – July 13 Session 2: July 17 – August 10 Fierce Athlete A 90-minute class, ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest

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