From Electric Trolleys To New Hampshire Liquor Store Outlet.

From Electric Trolleys To New Hampshire Liquor Store Outlet.
New Use Sought For Old Building Riverside Garage will go before the planning board on Wednesday July 19th 2017 to seek permission for approval to add an addition to the current building. The purpose of the business will change as well with the proposed new use being a brand new state liquor store/outlet. Now those ...

Local Food Pantry’s Need Your Help

Local Food Pantry's Need Your Help
Food pantries are a lifeline for many families in both Somersworth and the surrounding areas. Currently we have one food pantry in the city itself and that is located at First Parish Church on West High Street. The Community Food Pantry serves approximately 300 families each and every month and that number constantly grows. There ...

Somersworth Remembers Those Who Gave All 2

Somersworth Remembers Those Who Gave All
Monday 29th May 2017, saw another Memorial Day pass in Somersworth. For some, that means fun at camp, time with the family and for others it is a holiday where we remember the lives of those who gave all in battle. My Monday morning like many others started at Forest Glade cemetery and would end ...

New Hampshire Liquor Store Proposed On High Street

New Hampshire Liquor Store Proposed On High Street
I just spent an interesting morning at the Site Technical Review Board in city council chambers. Now it might not sound like an interesting way to spend a morning but this is an important part of planning when it comes to the future development of the city and any proposed buildings. Today four projects were ...

Somersworth Citizen’s Now Have a Place to Celebrate 2

Somersworth Citizen's Now Have a Place to Celebrate
“Citizens Place” officially became a part of Somersworth during the February 6th 2017 city council meeting. Now, if you are wondering where citizens Place is situated you have to look no further than the corner of High street and Government way and the little traffic island. Yep, the one that holds the Ten Commandments monument.  ...

Post Cards From The Past: Schools Schools 3

Post Cards From The Past: Schools Schools
So what’s a girl to do when the snow is coming down outside? Well, I could of written something deep and meaningful but instead I decided to try my hand at video editing today and develop a new series based on the postcards that can be found at the Summersworth Historical Museum. What follows is ...

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. ...

Somersworth Students Learn From The Professionals At 110 Grill

Somersworth Students Learn From The Professionals At 110 Grill
A few months ago I attended the opening of the Somersworth Career Technical Center and declared that the visit had made me almost want to go back to school.  Little did I know that yesterday I would find myself sitting in the culinary department with a group of students when I made that statement. That’s ...

Old Rail Pizza Co. Gives Back To The Community

Old Rail Pizza Co. Gives Back To The Community
Anyone whose cooked a thanksgiving turkey appreciates it’s no mean feat. Now imagine having to prepare and cook 24 turkeys, 100 lb of mashed potatoes, 50lbs of green beans and all the trimmings and cooking for thanksgiving suddenly takes on a new meaning. That’s exactly what Albert and Lisa Lavalley the mother and son team ...