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Rochester City Hall Annex project wins design award

ROCHESTER - The City of Rochester's restoration of the City Hall Annex building, which re-opened earlier this year, has earned recognition from the American Institute of Architects of New Hampshire (AIANH), according to a press release from City Manager Daniel Fitzpatrick. The annex project, which r

FOSTERS DAILY DEMOCRAT - 2017-11-21 16:29:31

Rochester crash sends one to hospital

ROCHESTER - The driver of a car involved in a two-vehicle accident Tuesday morning was transported to Frisbie Memorial Hospital. At approximately 10:54 a.m., Rochester Police, Rochester Fire, and Frisbie EMS responded to the intersection of Rochester Hill Road and Harding Street for a collision. Acc

FOSTERS DAILY DEMOCRAT - 2017-11-21 20:46:44

'Shop Small' on Saturday in Rochester

ROCHESTER - Rochester Main Street is supporting the Shop Small Saturday initiative on Saturday, Nov. 25, encouraging the public to support local small businesses rather than large big box retailers this holiday season. "Exploring our local businesses can result in more thoughtful and unique gifts fo

FOSTERS DAILY DEMOCRAT - 2017-11-20 22:20:22

Rochester Festival of Trees is Dec. 2

ROCHESTER - Rochester Main Street is hosting the second annual Festival of Trees event on Saturday, Dec. 2, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Studley's Flower Garden's greenhouse at 82 Wakefield St. The public is invited to attend and enter to win from dozens of wonderfully decorated trees, generously donated by

FOSTERS DAILY DEMOCRAT - 2017-11-20 21:16:39

Somersworth amputee to take part in Dover Turkey Trot her with new leg

SOMERSWORTH - In early May, two days after Michelle Proulx had her lower left leg amputated, she challenged herself to run the Dover Turkey Trot that held each year on Thanksgiving morning. "I'm going to run this race. Are you going to run it with me?" Proulx asked her prosthetists at the Hanger Cli

FOSTERS DAILY DEMOCRAT - 2017-11-21 23:18:49

Drug-death suspect: Who knew methadone was fatal?

PORTSMOUTH Accused of selling methadone to Dover teacher Bryant Lausberg, causing his death, Amy Matton is asking a Superior Court judge to dismiss the charge on the grounds that a reasonable person could not foresee that the methadone she sold would be fatal. Matton, 38, who last lived in Portsmout

SEACOAST ONLINE - 2017-11-21 21:02:05

Library to host 'House of Code'

DOVER - The Dover Public Library will host two sessions of Hour of Code during Computer Science Education Week. All ages are welcome for sessions on Monday, Dec. 4, 5-6 p.m. or Monday, Dec. 4, 6-7 p.m. Registration is required to use one of the library's computers. No registration is required to use

FOSTERS DAILY DEMOCRAT - 2017-11-21 15:45:46

Cocoa and coding coming to 2 Oyster River schools

DURHAM - Two elementary schools in the Oyster River School District will be hosting a coding event next month for students interested in learning more about computer science. Principals David Goldsmith and Carrie Vaich are pleased to announce that Moharimet and Mast Way Elementary schools will be ho

FOSTERS DAILY DEMOCRAT - 2017-11-21 17:15:48

Luxury apartments draw dollars to downtown Winchester

WINCHESTER - Construction of a two-story, two-bedroom, 1,537-square-foot luxury apartment above Bell's Fine Clothing store at 122 N. Loudoun St. was recently completed. It's one of five apartments within 4,500 square feet of new construction on the downtown store's former roof. The other four apartm

WINCHESTER STAR - 2017-11-22 00:11:00

Salvation Army kicks off the holiday season in region

David Delaney, left, and Jessica Meritt, right, both members of the National Capitol Band in Washington, D.C., play Christmas songs during the Salvation Army Kettle Kick-off Thursday at the Apple Blossom Mall in Winchester. Rich Cooley/Daily WINCHESTER - Salvation Army bell ringers standing next to

NORTHERN VIRGINIA DAILY - 2017-11-22 08:00:00

Shop on Plaid Friday, Small Business Saturday

There's one weekend a year when small businesses across the Northern Shenandoah Valley and beyond become larger than life to celebrate the shop local motto: shop small and make a big difference. Brenda Young Adams, owner of Simply Charming Boutique in Winchester, said she values the importance of Pl

NORTHERN VIRGINIA DAILY - 2017-11-22 08:00:00

Panel gives fence permitting process a boost

WINCHESTER - The Planning Commission voted unanimously Tuesday to recommend City Council's approval of an ordinance amendment that would require a property owner to obtain a $25 permit before building or making significant repairs to a fence. Calls to create a fence permitting process originated dur

WINCHESTER STAR - 2017-11-22 01:39:00

Small stores forecast busier Saturday after Black Friday

WINCHESTER - Ready or not, Black Friday is coming. Caffeine-fueled shoppers will be out in droves Friday morning for the pre-dawn store openings and deep discounts that signal the official start of the 2017 holiday shopping season. For many stores, though, Black Friday will be business as usual. Sma

WINCHESTER STAR - 2017-11-22 00:11:00

Students shine in special intern program at WMC

WINCHESTER - Brett Dickey can't say anything bad about the emergency department at Winchester Medical Center. In fact, he loves it. "Every single thing I do in here, I pretty much love," said the 18-year-old Millbrook High School graduate. Dickey interns at the hospital. He stocks the linens. He mak


'Be a Santa to a Senior' this holiday season

WINCHESTER - If you'd like to help a senior citizen this Christmas season, there are many deserving residents who could benefit from some holiday cheer. For the 14th year, Home Instead Senior Care's Winchester office is organizing "Be a Santa to a Senior." "We couldn't do it without the community's


Woman killed after car hits tree in Shenandoah County

SHENANDOAH COUNTY, Va. (WHSV) - State Police are investigating a crash that left a woman from Edinburg dead on Saturday evening. 56-year-old Laura Perkins was killed when her car ran off the road and struck a tree, according to a release. The crash happened before 7:30 p.m. on Alum Springs Road near


Christmas in Cody: Downtown event, parade scheduled for Saturday

Businesses all along Sheridan Avenue get in the Christmas spirit. Last year warming barrels along the parade route gave people a chance to stay warm. After a couple of years in December, the Cody Cowboy Christmas celebration is back in November. It's happening on Small Business Saturday, Nov. 25, tw

CODY ENTERPRISE - 2017-11-20 19:46:00

Cody woman arrested on charge of embezzling from local businesses

CODY - Cody resident Joy Barela, 43, formerly known as Barela-Vaughn, was arrested Nov. 7 on a felony embezzlement charge punishable by up to 10 years in prison and $10,000 in fines, and she has been in the Park County Detention Center since, unable to post a $25,000 commercial surety bond. The char

GILLETTE NEWS RECORD - 2017-11-21 17:19:00

Cody Briefs: Christmas tree permits now available

Shoshone National Forest Christmas tree permits are now available at various businesses in Cody and throughout the area for $8. Also, the permits can be obtained at the Cody district office, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. except Dec. 5-6. Those who purchase permits may harvest a tree up to 20 feet tall. There are

CODY ENTERPRISE - 2017-11-20 19:59:00

Steppe named top social worker

Lorraine Steppe (left) holds the Wyoming Social Worker of the Year award presented by Kimberly Harper, executive director for the National Association of Social Workers-Wyoming Chapter, during a state conference in Sheridan last September. (Courtesy photo) Cody mental health counselor Lorraine Stepp

CODY ENTERPRISE - 2017-11-20 19:44:00