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    Thursday, May 23, 2019
    DOVER – Traveling with COAST has never been easier! You can now see where COAST buses are in real time with the DoubleMap app. DoubleMap shows you where buses are throughout the COAST system and when they are estimated to arrive at stops. Riders can use the DoubleMap mobile app or a desktop or laptop computer to see a map that displays buses moving along their routes. Users can choose to see ...read more
    Thursday, May 23, 2019
    PORTSMOUTH—Blue Ocean Society for Marine Conservation is hosting  World Oceans Week throughout the Seacoast from June 1-8, 2019. The event kicks off with the Run for the Ocean 5K on June 1 in Hampton Beach, and will be followed by beach cleanups, a World Oceans Week Party, a film screening and more throughout the week.   Run for the Ocean 5K participants will enjoy a unique 5K course that is ...read more
    Thursday, May 23, 2019
    DURHAM  – In order to enhance the resiliency of the local electric system and advance clean energy technologies, Eversource, the University of New Hampshire (UNH) and the Town of Durham announced a partnership to plan the development of a community microgrid. The Oyster River Clean Innovation Project will propose an interconnected system of distributed energy resources, including solar and battery ...read more
    Monday, May 20, 2019
    The Chamber Collaborative of Greater Portsmouth presents Rediscover Cuba: A Cultural Exploration Feb. 11 to 18, 2020 through AAA Northern New England. And to entice you to join us, a special travel presentation will be held Monday, June 17, 5:30 p.m. at the AAA offices, 599 Lafayette Road, Bowl-O-Rama Plaza, Portsmouth. You'll begin your tour in Santa Clara and explore the charming city center ...read more
    Monday, May 20, 2019
    PORTSMOUTH –  Portsmouth Submarine Memorial Association (PSMA) and Albacore Park Museum, 600 Market St., a National Historic Landmark Site in Portsmouth, announces their participation in this year’s Portsmouth Piscataqua Riverfest. Albacore Park is open from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.   Albacore Park will feature crewmen who served on board the USS Albacore Submarine while they tell their “Stories ...read more
    Friday, May 17, 2019
    PORTSMOUTH – In an announcement from Gil Borok, Chief Operating Officer of the leading global commercial real estate services firm Colliers International Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CIGI, TSX:CIG), David F. Choate, III of its Portsmouth,  office has been inducted in to the Everest Club for the fourth year. The Everest Club recognizes the top 10 percent of all Colliers professionals in brokerage, valuation, ...read more
    Friday, May 17, 2019
    The Bishop’s Charitable Assistance Fund, a not-for-profit organization within the Catholic Church in New Hampshire, is supporting comprehensive prenatal care for high-risk women with a $4,000 grant to Families First Health & Support Center and Goodwin Community Health.   The two community health centers, which merged in 2018, cared for 481 pregnant women in 2018. Care is provided by a ...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
    The Friends of Rice Public Library have invited Wood Island Life Saving Station Assoc. to describe the brave men of the US Life Saving Service who lived on that small island, give an update on the restoration project and provide a description of the maritime museum that will (hopefully) soon be ready for the enjoyment of the public.    Entitled "Wood Island Life Saving Station: Past, Present and ...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
    Tuesday, May 14, 2019
    Proulx Oil & Propane (www.proulxoilandpropane.com) is pleased to welcome Jeff Morris to the Proulx Oil & Propane family in the role of Sales/Account Manager. This position focuses on new construction projects, builders and developers, in both residential and commercial applications throughout New Hampshire, Southern Maine & North Shore Massachusetts.   While spending most of his professional ...read more
    Categories: Chamber News
    Monday, May 13, 2019
    DOVER – The Woodman Museum will be honoring Dover’s military fallen at the local Pine Hill Cemetery on Memorial Day, which falls on Monday, May 27 this year. The event, which begins at 11 a.m. at Pine Hill Cemetery’s GAR monument, will begin with a ceremony to honor Dover’s fallen soldiers. It will include brief remarks, a wreath laying, a ‘taps’ performance, and a Civil War cannon salute. ...read more
    Monday, May 13, 2019
    DOVER – The Woodman Museum is to welcome author Ernest L. Able for the continuation of its monthly Speaker Series, in which he will discuss his book John Wilkes Booth and the Women Who Loved Him, on May 29 at 7 p.m. The book, released in 2018, recounts the history of the various and sometimes sordid romances of the quintessential American villain and assassin John Wilkes Booth. The author states ...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
    Monday, May 13, 2019
    PORTSMOUTH – The New Hampshire Art Association is accepting online submissions beginning May 20 through June 23 for the 40thannual Jack Parfitt open juried photography exhibition.   The exhibit is open to NHAA members and area artists and works chosen will be on display at the Robert Lincoln Levy Gallery from July 31 through Sept. 1. One or two pieces can be submitted. This year’s juror is ...read more
    Friday, May 10, 2019
    TFMoran announces that Christopher Chiaramonte has joined the company serving as a Civil Project Engineer. Chiaramonte has a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from the University of New Hampshire. His work experience includes assisting in the design and preparation of commercial and residential site plans, permitting, drainage analyses and utility design. TFMoran, Inc. is one of ...read more
    Monday, May 06, 2019
    PORTSMOUTH – Families First Health and Support Center recently welcomed internal medicine doctor Kasra Djalayer, MD, to its primary-care team. Dr. Djalayer has 30 years of medical education and experience, including training in obesity medicine, geriatrics, rheumatology, clinical immunology and dementia, as well as general medicine. He has studied and worked in Spain, Quatar, the United Kingdom ...read more
    Friday, May 03, 2019
    PORTSMOUTH - The Boulos Company, Northern New England’s largest commercial real estate firm serving owners, investors, and tenants, announced May 3 that Torrington Properties has purchased a 43,000 square foot industrial warehouse located at 9 Batchelder Road in Seabrook, NH from Corium Real Estate Group.   The transaction included Functional Coatings signing a lease with Torrington Properties, ...read more
    Friday, May 03, 2019
    PORTSMOUTH -  Salsa Secrets, a Portsmouth and Newburyport, Mass. based Latin dance company, recently traveled to Havana, Cuba to bring clients closer to the roots of Salsa dancing. Piotrek Kowalczek and Krystal Couture, owners and teachers of Salsa Secrets, are driven to teach Salsa, Bachata, and other latin dance to the Seacoast community. They are committed to connecting students with the ...read more
    Categories: Chamber News
    Thursday, May 02, 2019
    Albacore Park, 600 Market Street, a National Historic Landmark Site and Museum in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, is pleased to announce the formal opening of their new Museum Exhibit entitled, “Portsmouth Built Submarines” on Saturday, June 1, 2019. This will be an all-day event and free to the public.  Established by the Federal Government in 1800, Portsmouth Naval Shipyard (PNSY) launched its ...read more
    Wednesday, April 24, 2019
    Come by the Bad Lab Beer Co. for BBQ, live music by the Bog Standard, Borscht, and the release of Annie's IPA! About the Collaboration: The Woodman Museum, a cherished Dover institution, has long been a hidden gem of Seacoast NH. Its collection and community impact is significant to our growing region providing an insight into our community’s history, heritage, and character that cannot be ...read more
    Wednesday, April 17, 2019
    PORTSMOUTH – New Hampshire Art Association artist Ree Hall Katrak will be displaying her latest work in an exhibit titled, “Ree Katrak: New Work” at the Robert Lincoln Levy Gallery during the month of May.  Katrak of Durham has been a professional artist since 1987 showing at various venues throughout the Northeast and Washington State. Her art education has included classical traditions (Ecole ...read more
    Tuesday, April 16, 2019
    PORTSMOUTH – The striking acrylic paintings of New Hampshire Art Association artist Alan Shulman will be on display during the month of May at the Robert Lincoln Levy Gallery on State Street.   “I’ve always loved art, seeing it and doing it,” Shulman said. “I loved finger painting at age 2 and excelling at art projects in grade school.”   With his upbringing in New York and college years near ...read more
    Monday, April 15, 2019
    PORTSMOUTH – The New Hampshire Art Association will be holding a “Body of Work: Series I” exhibition during the month of May 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
    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 25, 2019
    The 30th anniversary Portsmouth Pocket Garden Tour takes place this year on the evening of June 21 from 5-8 p.m. and on June 22 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Stroll through over a dozen unique gardens in the charming Christian Shore and Creek part of the city. The gardens on this year’s tour were chosen with sustainability in mind, with flower gardens interspersed with vegetable plots and herb nooks. ...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