4th Annual Hilltop Bluegrass Festival Set For Saturday

4th Annual Hilltop Bluegrass Festival Set For Saturday
On Saturday September 16th, the Hilltop city gets to celebrate all things Bluegrass as the 4th Annual Hilltop Bluegrass festival rolls into town. The event promises to be a fun packed day of good music, food and community. Great Bands As with the three festival’s that have followed before four bands will perform throughout the ...

Somersworth Celebrates, Art, Community and Culture

Somersworth Celebrates, Art, Community and Culture
The first week of August was a pretty busy one here in Somersworth. My family from England were visiting and they got to experience some of the hospitality the Hilltop city is known for. Chapel Open Every Fourth Sunday of The Month Sunday July 30th,  I could be found at the beautiful Furber Chapel which ...

Somersworth Youth Connection Visits The Millyard Museum, Manchester

Somersworth Youth Connection Visits The Millyard Museum, Manchester
Every once in a while I am allowed to leave Somersworth and explore the world outside. I know hard to believe, but  it’s true! Thursday July 20th was one of those days thanks to the Somersworth Youth Connection. The bus was loaded and ready to leave at 9am and before we knew it we found ...

Somersworth Food Truck Festival Serves Up Fun In The Sun

Somersworth Food Truck Festival Serves Up Fun In The Sun
Sunday June 18th was a busy day in the city of Somersworth and for me personally. Not only was it father’s day, it was also the date for the first annual food truck and craft beer festival. This particular festival had been almost an entire year in the making. A collaboration between the City of ...

International Children’s Festival Offered Fun For All

International Children's Festival Offered Fun For All
It was a busy weekend here in Somersworth and it began as any other weekend does with a Friday night. This was not a Friday night that several will easily forget though. This Friday night should have seen the opening night for the 37th Somersworth International Children’s Festival. Friday Night Rain For as long as ...

Pinups and Veterans: A Recipe For Fun 2

Pinups and Veterans: A Recipe For Fun
Have you ever taken a facebook quiz where the idea is to discover your idea decade? I don’t have to do that quiz as I already know the answer. I love the 1940’s. Okay, to clarify, I don’t love the war but I do love the hair, the clothes and the resourcefulness that was shown ...

Somersworth To Celebrate First 125 Years As A City

Somersworth To Celebrate First 125 Years  As A City
Anyone that knows me, knows my love of history, or more specifically the history of Somersworth. Next year marks Somersworth’s 125th year as a city. So I figured I could turn to both my loves and give you a very brief history of Somersworth.  It is worth noting before you start reading that Somersworth is ...

Celebrating the Patriots in the Hilltop City

Celebrating the Patriots in the Hilltop City
I seem to be making a habit of confessing here but this is a pretty big one. I confess I cannot for love nor money understand American Football. Now many people have tried to explain the game to me over the years and I finally have an interception down… I think. That doesn’t mean I ...

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 Truck  & 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, ...