Forest Glade Cemetery Placed On National Register of Historical Places 2

Forest Glade Cemetery Placed On National Register of Historical Places
One of my favorite places to walk in the city has just been given the recognition I and many others in the city feel it deserves. Forest Glade Cemetery has just been placed on the National Historical Register and brings the total number of places in Somersworth on that register to six. In case you ...

TAP Grant Awarded To City of Somersworth

TAP Grant Awarded To City of Somersworth
Some of you may recall this piece that I wrote last year regarding the time that I spent with the kids who attend Somersworth Youth Connection. During the morning I asked the kids what was one of the major things they disliked about living in Somersworth and the answer from many was lack of sidewalks. ...

Date Announced For Somersworth Food Truck Festival 1

Date Announced For Somersworth Food Truck Festival
If you love food trucks and craft beers you are going to love this news! Just confirmed by the Greater Somersworth Chanmber of Commerce is the date of the first ever Seacoast Food TruckĀ  & Craft Beer Festival: Sunday June 18th 2017. The Festival will be run in conjunction with Food Truck Festivals Of America ...

Celebrating two cultures: American and Indonesian

Celebrating two cultures: American and Indonesian
On Friday January 20th, I could be found, along with the entire student body, in the cafeteria at Idlehurst school. The reason we were all assembled was a simple one. To learn more about the customs, traditions and fashions of a culture that plays a big part in Somersworth’s community: Indonesia. Once were all settled, ...

The Deluge Hand Tub: A Brief History

The Deluge Hand Tub: A Brief History
If you’ve ever been to the Summersworth Historical Museum on Main street it’s likely that you have seen the old hand tub that has been lovingly restored. The Deluge sits in the museums main room and is all but impossible to miss. I’ve often wondered about the history of the old tub and exactly how ...