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 ...

A Taste Of Indonesia Comes To Somersworth

A Taste Of Indonesia Comes To Somersworth
Somersworth is a diverse city culturally and that’s a fact. We have the four founding fathers, the English, French, Greek and Irish cultures. Now we have another culture that is fast growing in the city and the evidence of that could be found on Memorial Drive on Saturday September 24th. The culture I am talking ...

Community Bands Together To Help The Millers

Community Bands Together To Help The Millers
Sometimes it’s easy to focus on the bad that so often seems to overshadow the good but when a community works together even the bad things can turn good. I witnessed this on Saturday June 25th when the community banded together to help one family reclaim their lives. The Millers are a couple that for ...

Noble Pines Park Get The Timberland Touch

Noble Pines Park Get The Timberland Touch
This is the first part of a four part series that will look at each of the areas within the city limits that were touched by Timberland’s Serv-a-palooza which took place on Thursday 17th September 2015. I decided to start my day at The Noble Pines park. Like many of the days volunteers I arrived ...

Timberland’s Day Of Service In Somersworth

Timberland's Day Of Service In Somersworth
Thursday 17th September, 2015, was a busy day in the city of Somersworth. I spent the day traveling around the city, witnessing volunteerism on a scale I don’t think I’ve never seen before. The reason for that volunteerism was an easy one, local company Timberland had selected the city to be a part of this ...

Ghostbusters Fix Forest Glade Cemetery Well House. 2

Ghostbusters Fix Forest Glade Cemetery Well House.
Who you gonna call when the roof on a 100 year old well house needs fixing? I can tell you the correct answer is not the ghostbusters, even if that well house happens to be located at the Forest Glade Cemetery here in Somersworth.  Instead, when the call for help went out for help from ...

Somersworth Shows It’s Spirit And Cleans Up The City.

Somersworth Shows It's Spirit And Cleans Up The City.
As I drove to the Middle school that acted as the headquarters for the eight annual spirit day I was amazed by how many people could be found on the side of the city streets, blue bags on hand and handfuls of garbage being placed into those bags. It’s no exaggeration to say that this ...