Old Rail Pizza Co. Moves To New Station

Old Rail Pizza Co. Moves To New Station
Monday September 19th was the last day that you would have found Old Rail Pizza Co. located at the old Boston & Maine Depot on Main Street. They have decided to make the bold move to a new location on High Street, which strangely enough happens to be called The Station too. Many might recall ...

The Mysterious Case of a ‘Proud Past Bright Future’ 2

The Mysterious Case of a 'Proud Past Bright Future'
A Blog Is Born Thanks To a City Motto. Are you sitting comfortably? Because I’m going to tell you a story. When I first began to create this blog, I’ll be honest, I had absolutely no idea what to call it. I literally spent hours pacing my floorboards, gave myself a few headaches and worked ...

Sidewalks, Roads and Complete Streets 1

Sidewalks, Roads and Complete Streets
It’s A Problem. This summer I spent an enjoyable couple of hours with the kids from the Somersworth Youth Connection (SYC) group talking about writing, blogging and story telling and had a blast. I also went kayaking with them, again another great afternoon but also another story. So anyway, while we were talking about blogging ...

911 Remembered at Somersworth Middle School Ceremony.

911 Remembered at Somersworth Middle School Ceremony.
Friday morning found me up bright and early at the Somersworth middle school. There, I was joined by various members of Somersworth’s first responders community. The reason we were all there was to commemorate the fifteenth anniversary of September 11th 2001. Like many I can vividly recall were I was on that fateful and tragic ...

A Fun Filled Fall is Just Ahead In Somersworth

A Fun Filled Fall is Just Ahead In Somersworth
I hope that everyone had a wonderful and safe labor day weekend. So Summer, while not officially done, is in many people’s minds time to turn to thoughts of fall. Like many this is one of my favorite times of the year in Somersworth and it looks like it’s going to be a busy one ...

Seeds of Faith Leads To Lydia’s House Of Hope

Seeds of Faith Leads To Lydia's House Of Hope
It was just over a year ago when I was contacted by a woman who has since become a very good friend but more than that. This is a woman who inspires me, amazes me with her energy and enjoys life to the fullest. That woman is Theresa Tozier and if you’ve ever met her ...

Pub319 Is Somersworth’s Newest Eatery

Pub319 Is Somersworth's Newest Eatery
A Modern Twist On A Historic Building. Where once stood a bustling passenger train depot, where many a well dressed Hilltopper or visitor to the city has tread the well worn boards, now stands Somersworth’s newest eatery: Pub 319. Yesterday this establishment opened it’s doors the public and you had to know I was there. ...

Ten Commandments Monument Has Uncertain Future 6

Ten Commandments Monument Has Uncertain Future
For the past 56 years, the ten commandments monument has stood tall and proud on High street but that all changed early Thursday morning when a phone call was received by the Somersworth police department. The monument was found to be on the ground and appeared to have been toppled over. Police are actively investigating ...

No Car! Now That’s A Problem.

No Car! Now That's A Problem.
I’ll let you into a secret! I’ve been without a car this past week and it’s not been a fun week because of it. Like many, my car did not pass it’s inspection and to be honest required more money to fix than I was prepared to put into it at this point. It has ...

National Night Out Fun For All Ages 4

National Night Out Fun For All Ages
When I was a kid back in England each year the village that I lived in would enjoy the annual fire brigade or as they say in the USA fire department’s annual fair. I was reminded of those times long since past, when I visited Somersworth’s National Night Out, which this year, once again, took ...