Reader Survey

Reader Survey
I was chatting with a friend the other day and the conversation went something like this: Friend: What do you think people want from your blog? Me: I’m not sure to be honest. Friend: Well isn’t it about Somersworth? Me: Yes, but it’s much more than that. It’s about the people, the history, the future ...

That Was The week That Was In Somersworth

That Was The week That Was In Somersworth
It’s been a busy week here in Somersworth, not only for news, but also for the churches, as last Sunday saw the start of Holy week. So rather than write a separate post for each event I thought this week I would take you through my week, which began last Sunday evening. So if you’re ...

After 33 years Firefighter Kenny Vincent announces his retirement 1

After 33 years Firefighter Kenny Vincent announces his retirement
Last night was not your average city council meeting. It was a night of surprises, memories and in many cases tears. The reason was simple, veteran Somersworth fire fighter Kenny Vincent announced that after 33 years of serving the city, he has fought his last fire. During his announcement Vincent talked of the highs and ...

Card Skimming: What You Need To Know

Card Skimming: What You Need To Know
Last week a credit card skimmer was discovered at the Mobile gas station which is located on High street in front of the Tri-City plaza.  The good news is that it was discovered. The bad news is that there is no way to know how long it was there. This begs the question what precautions ...

Let’s Talk About Heroin: On The Road To Recovery 8

Let's Talk About Heroin: On The Road To Recovery
It’s been a while since I’ve visited the topic of heroin but that doesn’t mean it’s gone away because it hasn’t, unfortunately. It also doesn’t mean I haven’t been following all the developments in the city over the past few months. So what are those developments I hear you asking? In a simple word: recovery. ...

Spring Into Somersworth

Spring Into Somersworth
Spring Into Somersworth February was not a good month for me. As you may have noticed there has been a distinct lack of posts here over the past two weeks or so. The reason for that is a simple one, I’ve been under the weather. Now considering the fact that we have had some of ...