Strafford County Newswire

Strafford County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Strafford County, NH.

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  1. State supreme court to hear Durham church's tax appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    The New Hampshire Supreme Court is set to hear a Durham church's appeal regarding taxes paid for the leasing of parking spaces to University of New Hampshire students. Foster's Daily Democrat reports St. George's Episcopal Church appealed to the high court after a Strafford County judge ruled that the church was obligated to pay a property tax to the town.

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  2. Rochester: Amazon Park structures wouldn't meet codeRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... supposed to be recreational. It would be like inspecting a tent." The Weeden family is in a lawsuit out of Strafford County Courthouse against the city regarding their right to rent out recreational vehicles located on their property. The land is ...

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  3. New coordinator for statewide drug court program is on the jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    Alex Casale, of Alton, started July 18 and brings 11 years of experience to the position having previously served as the coordinator and a case manager with the Strafford County Drug Court. His new job is a result of SB 464 becoming law last month.

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  4. Severe thunderstorm watch in SeacoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    The NWS issued a hazardous weather outlook that includes the areas of Rockingham and Strafford counties in New Hampshire and York County in Maine. Thunderstorms are expected to form between 2 and 8 p.m. Along with high heat and humidity, damaging winds will hold the largest risk throughout the afternoon, the forecast says.

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  5. Forrester meets with Strafford County RepublicansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    When Jeanie Forrester came to a meeting of the Strafford County Republicans at the Pink Cadillac Diner on Saturday, her message was one of fiscal responsibility. Forrester, who has served as a state senator since 2010, is running for governor, hoping to fill the seat that is soon to be vacated by Gov. Maggie Hassan as she runs for U.S. Senate.

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  6. Pair arrested in Rochester robbery caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... the pair. Gouin was released on $5,000 personal-recognizance bail and issued an arraignment for Friday at Strafford County Superior Court, while Greenier's bail was set at $5,000 cash. She is currently being held at the Strafford County Jail and was ...

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  7. Closing Amazon Park would burden city servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... and Debra Weeden, owners of the Amazon Park campground in Rochester. A bench trial was held last week in Strafford County Superior Courthouse to determine if the Weedens should be able to rent out year-round the recreational vehicles located on ...

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  8. Rep. Cheney taking break from elected officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... retaining young people in the workforce. Cheney has served as an elected official representing Dover and Strafford County for 10 years. She was on the Dover City Council for over 10 years, with two years overlapping as the first female Republican ...

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  9. Rochester Chamber announces scholarship recipientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... the volleyball team and captain of the tennis team. She has also volunteered with the Homeless Center for Strafford County, Pease Greeters, local soup kitchens and visits with the elderly. - Kaley Patterson is a graduate of Spaulding High School and ...

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  10. Chamber announces scholarship recipientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... the volleyball team and captain of the tennis team. She has also volunteered with the Homeless Center for Strafford County, Pease Greeters, local soup kitchens and visits with the elderly. Kaley Patterson is a graduate of Spaulding High School and ...

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  11. Seacoast offers tremendous market opportunitiesRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 14 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... current and future NH business owners. What do we mean when we define the Seacoast? In my position I cover Strafford County, as well as much of Rockingham County as far west as Raymond. I even cover Wolfeboro, which is part of the Lakes Region. We ...

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  12. Farmingtona s opiate fatalities are slowingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... is coming about through partnerships of Frisbie Memorial Hospital, the Rochester police, and One Voice for Strafford County. Rochester's recovery center will give residents a place to go if they suffer addictions. The center will mostly be run by ...

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  13. Amid opiate crisis, community can helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... t a later date. Those interested in becoming a recovery coach can reach out to Dean LeMire of One Voice for Strafford County, at [email protected] , or 516-2769.

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  14. Volunteers needed to help addicts recoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... t a later date. Those interested in becoming a recovery coach can reach out to Dean LeMire of One Voice for Strafford County, at [email protected] , or 516-2769.

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  15. Strafford County Democrats plan picnic in New DurhamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    The Strafford County Democratic Committee will be holding its annual summer picnic on Sunday, Aug. 7, from noon to 3 p.m. The picnic will be at the beautiful and fully accessible Miller Farm, 51 Miller Road, New Durham. The Strafford County Democratic Committee has invited the Democratic nominees for president, U.S. Senate, the U.S. House of Representatives, the three Democratic candidates for governor, the candidates for Executive Council, the candidates for New Hampshire state Senate, and all of the Strafford County state representative candidates and county candidates.

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  16. Rochester man found in Lynn, Mass.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    The U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force in two states chased down leads that led to the successful arrest of last week's “Fugitive of the Week,” a man from Rochester. Giovanni Angel Monroe, 35, who was last known to reside in Rochester, was wanted by Strafford County for conditional release violations, according to a press release from the U.S. Marshals office in Concord.

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  17. Sununu votes with council DemocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | Nashua Telegraph

    Chris Sununu is currently one of three Republicans elected to the five-member New Hampshire Executive Council. Two months ago, at a meeting of the Republican Committee of Strafford County, when asked if he supported the Republican Party platform, his answer was, "Absolutely".

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  18. $1M grant to increase legal aid for abuse victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Concord Monitor

    When Abby Howard decided to seek a restraining order against her husband in 2012, she had no legal help to navigate the civil court system. Her husband, meanwhile, hired a lawyer who helped him lower his monthly child support payments, from about $800 to $50, and file for a divorce.

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  19. Durham man arraigned after allegedly threatening wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... police said. The alleged incident occurred in Durham on Friday and Mr. Mendelsohn was arrested and held at Strafford County House of Corrections over the weekend. Judge Mark Howard reduced Mr. Mendelsohn's bail to $10,000 cash, but that will be ...

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  20. $1 million grant to increase legal aid for abuse victimsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 7 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    When Abby Howard decided to seek a restraining order against her husband in 2012, she had no legal help to navigate the civil court system. Her husband, meanwhile, hired a lawyer who helped him lower his monthly child support payments, from about $800 to $50, and file for a divorce.

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