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    Monday, June 24, 2019
    PORTSMOUTH - Albacore Park, 600 Market St., a National Historic Landmark Site and Museum in Portsmouth, is pleased to share that the USS Thresher Arlington National Cemetery Commemorative Monument passes the final approval step. The USS Thresher (SSN-593) Arlington National Cemetery (ANC) Commemorative Monument Project passed the final approval process step with US Commission of Fine Arts (CFA) ...read more
    Monday, June 24, 2019
    York Underbelly at Foster's – an evening of dinner theater at its finest -  is a hysterical-historical interactive jaunt that features fun,  music, food and frivolity.  Every Seacoast town has its underbelly filled with scandal, intrigue and even murder that most would like to see swept under the sand but York Underbelly delivers these tales with gut-wrenching laughter, songs and even a lobster ...read more
    Monday, June 24, 2019
    PORTSMOUTH – The New Hampshire Art Association is putting a call out to artists to join in its annual Wet Paint-Out weekend being held July 26 to 28.   Open to all artists, NHAA members and non-members, the event will be held throughout greater Portsmouth from dawn to dark Friday, July 26, and Saturday, July 27. On Sunday, July 28, artists can paint up until noon.    The event is held rain or ...read more
    Friday, June 21, 2019
    PORTSMOUTH – Photographer Barry Tarr will have an exhibit of his stunning photographs on display during the month of July at the New Hampshire Art Association’s Robert Lincoln Levy Gallery.   His exhibition is titled, “The Rhythm of Color.”   “Color is the property of an object that creates a sensation in the eye and is interpreted by the brain,” Tarr said. “Photography, and for that matter ...read more
    Thursday, June 20, 2019
    PORTSMOUTH – Two New Hampshire Art Association artists have collaborated to combine their works in a show titled, “2 Visions: Barns,” that will be on display in the East Gallery of the Robert Lincoln Levy Gallery during July.   Painter David Zerba has joined photographer Carol Van Loon in creating an exhibit that has special meaning for both of them.    Born and raised in the Lakes Region, ...read more
    Wednesday, June 19, 2019
    PORTSMOUTH - Get to better know your digital camera during a five-week photography course with New Hampshire Art Association member Joanna Novembrino.   During the course, participants will learn how to improve composition, learn how to use their lenses, create depth of field, and control speed and action.   Each class is divided approximately in half, with the first half being a demonstration ...read more
    Wednesday, June 19, 2019
    PORTSMOUTH – The New Hampshire Art Association’s annual Sheafe Warehouse Exhibit in Portsmouth’s Prescott Park opens Friday, June 28, with an opening reception from 5 to 8 p.m.  Paintings, photographs, small sculpture and notecards created by 50 artist members of the NHAA will be displayed in the historic waterfront building. All works will be for sale. “We asked the artists to submit smaller ...read more
    Wednesday, June 19, 2019
    PORTSMOUTH – The New Hampshire Art Association will be holding a “Body of Work: Series II” exhibition during the month of July at the Robert Lincoln Levy Gallery on State Street.   NHAA holds several “Body of Work” shows throughout the year to give its members an opportunity to show a grouping of their works as opposed to having one piece getting lost hanging among many other artists’ works. ...read more
    Tuesday, June 18, 2019
    Twenty-five Northeast Credit Union student-members have been selected as recipients of Northeast Credit Union’s (NECU) 2019 Scholarship Awards. $40,000 in scholarships were awarded to student-members in New Hampshire and Southern Maine, who displayed exceptional leadership among their peers, and demonstrated a commitment to academics and to their communities.   “Furthering my education is ...read more
    Tuesday, June 18, 2019
    DOVER - The Alliance for Community Transportation and the Cooperative Alliance for Seacoast Transportation (COAST) were awarded a three-year grant for more than $43,000 from Tufts Health Plan Foundation to increase access to transportation in the region. This is one of 15 new community investments totaling nearly $1.9 million that reflect the Foundation's commitment to advancing policies and ...read more
    Friday, June 14, 2019
    STRATHAM - On a sunny Friday in early June, drivers on College Avenue headed toward Newmarket might have wondered at the gathering going on at Chapman's Landing on the Squamscott River. Master Gardeners Marcy Stanton and Ruth Droscher, alongside Great Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve Coordinator Rachel Stevens and Education Coordinator Kelle Loughlin, were leading participants in a workshop ...read more
    Wednesday, June 12, 2019
    PORTSMOUTH – Northeast Credit Union (NECU) announces the promotion of Peter Joslin to assistant vice president of Learning and Development at their Portsmouth location. Previously manager of Learning and Development, Joslin will remain a valuable part of NECU. His responsibilities include overseeing the Learning and Development department as well as creating and administering an employee ...read more
    Tuesday, June 11, 2019
    ROCHESTER – Business NH Magazine recently named Cornerstone VNA as the 2019 Business of the Year in the Health Care Industry. Cornerstone VNA, a nonprofit home health and hospice care organization, was selected for this prestigious award for their outstanding civic contributions and exceptional performance. This award is a reflection of Cornerstone VNA’s commitment to ensuring that patients and ...read more
    Monday, June 10, 2019
    PORTSMOUTH — 3S Artspace and Portsmouth Music and Arts Center (PMAC) announce the upcoming collaborative fundraiser: Bowie and the Moon, held at 3S Artspace on July 11. 50 years ago in July of '69, there was a culture shift: David Bowie's Space Oddity was released and Neil Armstrong walked on the Moon. One giant leap later, on July 11, 2019, 3S Artspace and Portsmouth Music and Arts Center are ...read more
    Monday, June 10, 2019
    PORTSMOUTH- Leadership Seacoast, a local non-profit organization committed to developing engaged, knowledgeable and effective leaders, will commemorate its 2019 program members with a graduation ceremony on Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at 5 p.m. at the Atlantic Grill in Rye. The evening is sponsored by Service Credit Union and Liberty Mutual. From January to June, the class explored topics including ...read more
    Friday, June 07, 2019
    When a loved pet goes missing, it can be easy to give up hope. A new children's book, "How Chubby the Cat Was Found, A True Story," by Denise Brown of Ad-cetera  Graphics shows how hope can come into play.You can find the book in Seacoast shops or visit www.chubbythecat.com for information. Keep your eyes out for a blog about what to do if a pet goes missing. Brown's unique book is about a ...read more
    Friday, June 07, 2019
    TFMoran is proud to support the Bedford schools through sponsorship of events and athletic teams. On June 2, TFMoran was a gold sponsor for the Color Blast Fun Run/Walk, held at the Bedford High School which featured almost 1,000 participants. The Bedford Parent Teacher Group (PTG) organizes this fundraising event to help provide students, staff and families enriching activities in schools and in ...read more
    Wednesday, June 05, 2019
    We are fortunate to live in a community where civil dialogue is the norm rather than the exception. Then there are those times when emotions run high and frustration seems to inspire well-intentioned people to deviate from the civil and factual path. It’s always best to return to the facts, as is the case with the McIntyre Federal Building.    I would urge us all to take responsibility for ...read more
    Monday, June 03, 2019
    DOVER — The Woodman Museum’s monthly speaker series continues on June 19 at 7 p.m. with author Jean Elson, Senior Lecturer Emerita in the Department of Sociology at the University of New Hampshire, who will discuss her book Gross Behavior and Wickedness. The bitter and public court battles waged between Nina and James Walker, from 1909 to 1916, created a sensation throughout the nation, with ...read more
    Friday, May 31, 2019
    Dylan Cruess has recently joined the Board of Directors for The New Hampshire Business Committee for the Arts. Cruess is the Chief Operating Officer and a principal of TFMoran, a regionally recognized land planning firm specializing in engineering and surveying services. He also serves on the Manchester Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and is a member of the 40 Under Forty Class of ...read more
    Friday, May 31, 2019
    MANCHESTER — In order to advance clean energy in New Hampshire and to provide the benefits of solar to low- and moderate-income customers in its Electric Assistance Program (EAP), Eversource filed a proposal on May 31, 2019 with the New Hampshire Public Utilities Commission (NH PUC) for the Clean Innovation Community Solar Program. This pilot program will support up to 20 total MW of new solar ...read more
    Friday, May 31, 2019
    On Thursday, May 16, 2019 Structural Engineers of New Hampshire held their Annual Excellence in Structural Engineering Awards event at The Derryfield in Manchester. Entries were judged on creativity, complexity, innovation, ingenuity, and suitability of the structural design for each of the three categories. The three categories were Buildings; Bridge and Transportation Structures; and Special ...read more
    Thursday, May 30, 2019
    Portsmouth – DARCI Creative, an award-winning, full-service marketing and advertising agency located at 96 Chestnut St., announces the addition of their new Traffic & Production Manager, Lisa Almand. Almand joins the DARCI team with more than20 years of experience in printing management, specializing in solutions for clients seeking event displays, interior/exterior signage and wall ...read more
    Tuesday, May 28, 2019
    From hiring three staffers, to welcoming 76 members, organizing 12 educational opportunities and raising more than $47K through fundraisers, launching a podcast, and expanding partnerships too numerous to numerate--FY2019 has been a great one for the Chamber Collaborative! And we have the list of accomplishments to prove it. In case you missed the review in person at the Atlantic Grill, here's the ...read more
    Thursday, May 23, 2019
    PORTSMOUTH — 3S Artspace invites you to visit us and experience our summer programming lineup. With free Gallery exhibits, a free weekly outdoor concert series, a fashion camp for middle schoolers, a Bowie and the Moon collaboration with Portsmouth Music and Arts Center, and more, 3S has you covered in the departments of authentic culture, arts, and diverse experiences.GALLERYKicking off our ...read more
    Thursday, May 16, 2019
    PORTSMOUTH – A collection of iconic location photographs taken around Portsmouth by David Speltz will be on exhibit during the month of June at the New Hampshire Art Association’s Robert Lincoln Levy Gallery. “As a film based black and white photographer, it is rare I show color pictures of local interest,” Speltz said. “However, in the 17 years I have lived in Portsmouth, I have taken my share ...read more
    Thursday, May 16, 2019
    PORTSMOUTH – The sculpture of Lenny Novak done in natural materials will be on exhibit for the month of June at the Robert Lincoln Levy Gallery.  Novak is both Abenaqui and Algonquin. His work is sculpture done in natural materials with the exception of the synthetic sinew he uses for its length due to the complexity of his web for dreamcatchers.   These dreamcatchers are based on the Objewa in ...read more
    Thursday, May 16, 2019
    PORTSMOUTH – New Hampshire Art Association member Barbara Albert will be showing her latest work during an exhibit titled, “Unfamiliar Worlds,” during the month of June at the Robert Lincoln Levy Gallery.   The large square canvases in this solo exhibit of acrylic collages use color, composition and the whimsical nature of light to speculate what visitors to alternative worlds might ...read more
    Wednesday, May 15, 2019
    PORTSMOUTH – Ready for some warmer weather and related artwork to gaze at?  New Hampshire Art Association members will have a summer exhibition titled, “Currents,” during the month of June.  While members were encouraged to tailor their pieces to this them, it was not required. NHAA members were also invited to paint plein air and photograph the Piscataqua River on June 1 in collaboration with ...read more
    Monday, May 13, 2019
    PORTSMOUTH — 3S Artspace announces the upcoming exhibit in the Gallery at 3S Artspace: Factory Made, works by Michael Hambouz (Brooklyn, NY), as well as exhibit LeapTwistTurn in the Lobby Gallery and Performance Space with works by Adria Arch (Arlington, MA). Both exhibits open Friday, June 7 with an Artists’ Opening Reception held the same day, from 5-8pm. Factory Made and LeapTwistTurn will ...read more
    Friday, April 05, 2019
    PORTSMOUTH – New Hampshire Art Association member Pamela DuLong Williams will be in the NHAA’s Robert Lincoln Levy Gallery on Saturday, April 13, from 5 to 6 p.m., to share a fun educational conversation about the art in the current exhibit.   The 33rd Annual Omer T. Lassonde Juried Exhibition offers plenty of art to talk about. Come join Willliams for an informal engaging discussion using the ...read more
    Wednesday, March 27, 2019
    PORTSMOUTH – The New Hampshire Art Association is offering live model drawing sessions each month at its Robert Lincoln Levy Gallery at 136 State Street.   This is a two-hour drawing session with a clothed model. There will be timed poses and all levels of experience are welcome. There is no instruction or critique, but if artists wish to share their artwork at the end of the session, time can ...read more
    Wednesday, March 13, 2019
    One person’s pastime is another’s treasure.  “New Hampshire Folk Art: By the People, For the People” opens April 5 and runs through September 29 in Discover Portsmouth’s historic Academy Gallery at 10 Middle Street. The objects in this new 2019 exhibition span a range of media – from wood carving to weaving and painting to needlework. Curated by Gerald W.R.Ward of the Portsmouth Historical ...read more
    Monday, February 11, 2019
    PORTSMOUTH – The New Hampshire Art Association is offering live model drawing sessions each month beginning Feb. 13, at its Robert Lincoln Levy Gallery at 136 State St.   This is a two-hour drawing session with a clothed model. There will be timed poses and all levels of experience are welcome. There is no instruction or critique, but if artists wish to share their artwork at the end of the ...read more