Get Your Business Listed in the Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce Business Referral Directory

The Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce invites non-member businesses to join and be included in its annual Business Referral Directory. Those businesses that join the Chamber by August 30, 2024, are guaranteed to be included in this valuable publication for free.The Chamber’s Business Referral...

Greater Rochester Chamber to host 50th Annual Golf Tournament and Clambake on 9/26

The Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce it will hold its...

New Hampshire Residents Invited to Shape Broadband Future in BEAD Challenge Process

The New Hampshire Office of Broadband Initiatives, within the New Hampshire Department of Business...

New Hampshire 911 Fully Restored After Temporary Interruption

Update - 6:15 a.m., July 19, 2024 The New Hampshire 911 server system has been...

Rochester Fire Department Announces Free Smoke Alarm Installation Program

The Rochester Fire Department, in collaboration with the American Red Cross, is pleased to...

Susan Young Gaudiello Receives 2024 Cornerstone Award

Cornerstone VNA is excited to announce their annual Cornerstone Award recipient, given to an...

Cornerstone VNA Team Members Honored at 50th Anniversary Celebration of NH Home Care Alliance

Cornerstone VNA is proud to announce that two team members received high honors at...

National Night Out: 8/6 City Council meeting pushed to 6:30 PM

On Tuesday, July 2, Mayor Paul Callaghan announced that the City Council will delay...

City of Rochester unveils interactive signs marking historically significant downtown sites

The City of Rochester is pleased to announce the addition of several informational signs...

Public Health Officials Release New Comprehensive Guide to Combat Potential Rat Infestations

The Health Inspector for the City of Rochester published a comprehensive guide to help residents and property owners combat potential rat infestations. The guide provides step-by-step instructions for identifying and controlling rat populations and emphasizes the importance of community involvement in tackling this issue.While...

Media

WATCH: City Council – 7/16/24

Click here to watch. Public Meetings are broadcast live on Comcast Channel 22 and Breezeline Channel 26 (formerly Atlantic Broadband/Metrocast Cablevision). Don’t have cable? You can stream GovTV live on the City’s...

WATCH: Planning Board – 7/15/24

Click here to watch. Public Meetings are broadcast live on Comcast Channel 22 and Breezeline Channel 26 (formerly Atlantic Broadband/Metrocast Cablevision). Don’t have cable? You can stream GovTV live on the City’s...

WATCH: School Board – 7/11/24

Click here to watch. Public Meetings are broadcast live on Comcast Channel 22 and Breezeline Channel 26 (formerly Atlantic Broadband/Metrocast Cablevision). Don’t have cable? You can stream GovTV live on the City’s...

WATCH: Zoning Board of Adjustment – 7/10/24

Click here to watch. Public Meetings are broadcast live on Comcast Channel 22 and Breezeline Channel 26 (formerly Atlantic Broadband/Metrocast Cablevision). Don’t have cable? You can stream GovTV live on the City’s...

WATCH: Finance Committee – 7/9/24

Click here to watch. Public Meetings are broadcast live on Comcast Channel 22 and Breezeline Channel 26 (formerly Atlantic Broadband/Metrocast Cablevision). Don’t have cable? You can stream GovTV live on the City’s...

WATCH: Public Works & Buildings Committee – 7/18/24

Click here to watch. Public Meetings are broadcast live on Comcast Channel 22 and Breezeline Channel 26 (formerly Atlantic Broadband/Metrocast Cablevision). Don’t have cable? You can stream GovTV live on the City’s website, watch videos on demand, and access the video archive. GovTV is also available for download in the...

WATCH: Public Safety Committee – 7/17/24

Click here to watch. Public Meetings are broadcast live on Comcast Channel 22 and Breezeline Channel 26 (formerly Atlantic Broadband/Metrocast Cablevision). Don’t have cable? You can stream GovTV live on the City’s website, watch videos on demand, and access the video archive. GovTV is also available for download in the...

WATCH: City Council – 7/02/24

Click here to watch. Public Meetings are broadcast live on Comcast Channel 22 and Breezeline Channel 26 (formerly Atlantic Broadband/Metrocast Cablevision). Don’t have cable? You can stream GovTV live on the City’s...

WATCH: Planning Board – 7/01/24

Click here to watch. Public Meetings are broadcast live on Comcast Channel 22 and Breezeline Channel 26 (formerly Atlantic Broadband/Metrocast Cablevision). Don’t have cable? You can stream GovTV live on the City’s...

LISTEN: Marie and Katherine talk going “fine free” and Summer Reading Programs

In this episode, Marie and Katherine discuss going "fine free" for overdue library materials. They also chat about the Summer Reading Program for participants of all ages. Click here to listen. The...

WATCH: Public Safety Committee – 6/19/24

Click here to watch. Public Meetings are broadcast live on Comcast Channel 22 and Breezeline Channel 26 (formerly Atlantic Broadband/Metrocast Cablevision). Don’t have cable? You can stream GovTV live on the City’s...

WATCH: City Council – 6/18/24

Click here to watch. Public Meetings are broadcast live on Comcast Channel 22 and Breezeline Channel 26 (formerly Atlantic Broadband/Metrocast Cablevision). Don’t have cable? You can stream GovTV live on the City’s...

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Get Your Business Listed in the Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce Business Referral Directory

The Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce invites non-member businesses to join and be included...

WATCH: Public Works & Buildings Committee – 7/18/24

Click here to watch. Public Meetings are broadcast live on Comcast Channel 22 and Breezeline...

Public Health Officials Release New Comprehensive Guide to Combat Potential Rat Infestations

The Health Inspector for the City of Rochester published a comprehensive guide to help...

Greater Rochester Chamber to host 50th Annual Golf Tournament and Clambake on 9/26

The Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce it will hold its...

New Hampshire Residents Invited to Shape Broadband Future in BEAD Challenge Process

The New Hampshire Office of Broadband Initiatives, within the New Hampshire Department of Business...

New Hampshire 911 Fully Restored After Temporary Interruption

Update - 6:15 a.m., July 19, 2024 The New Hampshire 911 server system has been...

Rochester Fire Department Announces Free Smoke Alarm Installation Program

The Rochester Fire Department, in collaboration with the American Red Cross, is pleased to...

Susan Young Gaudiello Receives 2024 Cornerstone Award

Cornerstone VNA is excited to announce their annual Cornerstone Award recipient, given to an...

WATCH: Public Safety Committee – 7/17/24

Click here to watch. Public Meetings are broadcast live on Comcast Channel 22 and Breezeline...

Cornerstone VNA Team Members Honored at 50th Anniversary Celebration of NH Home Care Alliance

Cornerstone VNA is proud to announce that two team members received high honors at...

National Night Out: 8/6 City Council meeting pushed to 6:30 PM

On Tuesday, July 2, Mayor Paul Callaghan announced that the City Council will delay...

WATCH: City Council – 7/16/24

Click here to watch. Public Meetings are broadcast live on Comcast Channel 22 and Breezeline...

WATCH: Planning Board – 7/15/24

Click here to watch. Public Meetings are broadcast live on Comcast Channel 22 and Breezeline...

City of Rochester unveils interactive signs marking historically significant downtown sites

The City of Rochester is pleased to announce the addition of several informational signs...

Rochester Recreation & Arena Announces Free Concert Series on the Common

The Rochester Recreation Department is thrilled to announce the return of "Concert on the...

Rochester Police Department Celebrates 10th Annual Citizen’s Police Academy Graduation

On Tuesday, July 9, 2024, the Rochester Police Department graduated the participants of our...

Rochester Slammers 8U Softball Team Dominates Season with Unbeaten Record and Regional Championship Victory

The Rochester Slammers 8U softball team is in the midst of an extraordinary season,...

City Council announces Public Hearing on $1.5 Million Sewer Fund Project

Notice is hereby given that the Rochester City Council will conduct a Public Hearing...

WATCH: School Board – 7/11/24

Click here to watch. Public Meetings are broadcast live on Comcast Channel 22 and Breezeline...

WATCH: Zoning Board of Adjustment – 7/10/24

Click here to watch. Public Meetings are broadcast live on Comcast Channel 22 and Breezeline...

Frisbie Memorial Hospital launches Healthy Conversations Series, free and open to the public

Frisbie Memorial Hospital is launching a monthly health-focused discussion series, open to the public,...

New Section of NH Law Aims to Prevent Childhood Lead Exposure

The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), Division of Public Health...

City Council adopts new goals for Economic Development, Housing, and Community Support

The Rochester City Council recently adopted a comprehensive set of goals to bolster economic...

National Night Out returns on 8/6 at Spaulding High School

Rochester’s National Night Out will take place on Tuesday, August 6th, from 5:30 PM...

WATCH: Finance Committee – 7/9/24

Click here to watch. Public Meetings are broadcast live on Comcast Channel 22 and Breezeline...

Fatal Hit-and-Run Crash on Crown Point Road Under Investigation

On Monday, July 8, 2024, at 5:22 PM, Rochester Police, Rochester Fire, and Frisbie...

Parking options for Lilac Family Fun Festival & Fireworks attendees

The City of Rochester and the Rochester Recreation Department will host the Lilac Family...

Cornerstone VNA Revitalizes Free Community Educational Series on Health and Wellness

Cornerstone VNA, a local nonprofit home health provider, is excited to announce the revitalization...

Rochester Opera House presents Fiddler on the Roof July 12-27

The Rochester Opera House is proud to present the timeless musical Fiddler on the...

Hikers Are Reminded to Be Aware, Prepared, and Responsible When Heading out in NH

Whether you plan to hike, kayak, climb, or engage in other outdoor activities, it's...

Granite YMCA announces closure of Rochester location, childcare programs to merge with YMCA of Somersworth

The Granite YMCA has announced the closure of its Rochester location, effective September 30,...

Public Library, Open World Explorers presents “Breeding Season Backyard Birds” on 7/10

The Rochester Public Library, in collaboration with Open World Explorers, presents "Breeding Season Backyard...

Chamber of Commerce Celebrates Grand Opening of Confident Med Spa

The Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce was pleased to hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony on...

State Fire Marshal: Celebrate Safely and Legally with Fireworks This Fourth of July

With the Fourth of July upon us, it's important to remember that safety should...

City Council appoints Leslie Horne to fill vacant Ward 2/Seat B position

On Tuesday, June 18, City Council held a special meeting to conduct open interviews...

WATCH: City Council – 7/02/24

Click here to watch. Public Meetings are broadcast live on Comcast Channel 22 and Breezeline...

No July ‘City Chat’ Community Engagement Hour, Postponed to 8/2/2024

IMPORTANT: Due to the July 4th holiday weekend, City Chat will be postponed to...

Teen Room Update: Rochester Public Library to host a 6-Week Dungeons and Dragons campaign

The Rochester Public Library Teen Room invites teens to join a 6-week Dungeons and...

WATCH: Planning Board – 7/01/24

Click here to watch. Public Meetings are broadcast live on Comcast Channel 22 and Breezeline...

Municipal Offices CLOSED on 7/4 for Independence Day, Trash Pick-Up Delayed, Pools Open

In observance of Independence Day, Municipal Offices, the Public Library, and Recreation Department will...

First Church Congregational to host Annual Blueberry Fest on 8/3

First Church Congregational invites the public to the Annual Blueberry Fest on Saturday, August...

City of Rochester to host Annual Lilac Family Fun Festival and Fireworks on 7/13

The City of Rochester and the Rochester Recreation Department are thrilled to announce the...

Starting 7/1, the Rochester Public Library goes Fine-Free for overdue materials

The Rochester Public Library is excited to announce that starting July 1, 2024, they...

LISTEN: Marie and Katherine talk going “fine free” and Summer Reading Programs

In this episode, Marie and Katherine discuss going "fine free" for overdue library materials....

The Franklin Gallery to present works by The Greater Rochester Camera Club

The Greater Rochester Camera Club (GRCC) is excited to host its 2024 Summer Show...

Creative Summer Kickoff for Teens at Rochester Public Library

The Rochester Public Library Teen Room invites teens to join art teacher Marcey Buchakjian...

Rochester Recreation & Arena Announces New Tennis Program for Kids

Rochester Recreation & Arena is pleased to introduce a new tennis program designed for...

Reminder: GovTV now available on Apple, Roku, and Fire TV streaming devices

The City of Rochester is pleased to announce that GovTV, formerly known as the...

Police Department seeks nominations for Red Hayes Community Ambassador Award

The Rochester Police Department is currently accepting nominations for the prestigious Rochester, NH Patrol...

WATCH: Public Safety Committee – 6/19/24

Click here to watch. Public Meetings are broadcast live on Comcast Channel 22 and Breezeline...

WATCH: City Council – 6/18/24

Click here to watch. Public Meetings are broadcast live on Comcast Channel 22 and Breezeline...

City Council conducts public interviews to fill vacant Ward 2/Seat B position

On June 4, the City of Rochester announced that the Ward 2/Seat B position...

The Garage at The Governors Inn to Host Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours on 6/27

The Garage at The Governor’s Inn will host the Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce’s...

Public Works: City of Rochester Releases 2023 Water Quality Report

The Department of Public Works is pleased to announce that the 2023 Consumer Confidence...

DHHS Urges Residents to Take Precautions During Hot Weather

Ahead of the extreme heat expected, the New Hampshire Department of Health and Human...

Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management advises Residents, Visitors to Prepare Now for Extreme Heat

The National Weather Service (NWS) in Gray, Maine, has issued Heat Advisories for most...

Public Works to conduct smoke testing near Wakefield Street, Hanson Street, Museum Way on 6/20

The Utilities Division for the Department of Public Works will be conducting smoke testing...

Statewide Emergency Alert clarified by New Hampshire 911

At approximately 2:30 pm on Tuesday, June 18, New Hampshire residents received an automated...

WATCH: Planning Board – 6/17/24

Click here to watch. Public Meetings are broadcast live on Comcast Channel 22 and Breezeline...

Beat the Heat: City Hall and Public Library open for cooling during business hours

With high temperatures forecasted for the next several days, the City of Rochester encourages...

Community Action Partnership of Strafford County prepares for upcoming Heat Wave, Seeking Donations

The Community Action Partnership of Strafford County (CAPSC) is collaborating with local municipalities to...

Rochester Elks Lodge Celebrates Flag Day with Annual Ceremony

On Friday, June 14, the Rochester Elks Lodge #1393 held its annual Flag Day...

City of Rochester Announces FY25 Annual Action Plan for Community Development Block Grant Program

On June 4, the Rochester City Council approved the FY25 Annual Action Plan for...

WATCH: School Board – 6/13/24

Click here to watch. Public Meetings are broadcast live on Comcast Channel 22 and Breezeline...

WATCH: Zoning Board of Adjustment – 6/12/24

Click here to watch. Public Meetings are broadcast live on Comcast Channel 22 and Breezeline...

Finance Committee allocates federal ARPA funds for Public Park and Downtown Riverwalk projects

On Tuesday, June 11, the Finance Committee, led by Mayor Paul Callaghan, allocated federal...

Union Street Parking Lot to receive major refurbishment in 2025

The Union Street parking lot in downtown Rochester is set for a major refurbishment,...

Public Works to close a section of Cushing Boulevard for water service repairs on June 17-18

The Rochester Department of Public Works and SUR Construction will be closing a section...

Best for Kids: New Hampshire Ranked the Top State for Child Well-Being

On June 10, following the release of the 2024 Annie E. Casey Foundation's annual...

WATCH: Finance Committee – 6/11/24

Click here to watch. Public Meetings are broadcast live on Comcast Channel 22 and Breezeline...

City Council seeks qualified candidates for Ward 2/Seat B vacancy, applications due 6/18

On Tuesday, June 4, Councilor Rachel Lawrence announced her intent to resign from the...

Community Collaboration Kicks Off Summer Reading in Rochester Elementary Schools

The Rochester Public Library is pleased to announce “Adventure Begins at Your Library", the...

Public Works Announces Temporary Road Closure on Furbush Street

The Department of Public Works for the City of Rochester is announcing the temporary...

Cornerstone VNA Welcomes New Assistant Hospice Medical Director

Cornerstone VNA, a local nonprofit home health provider, welcomes Dr. Peter Saikali, MD, as...

Roadway painting begins 6/10, motorists advised to exercise caution and avoid crossing lines

The Department of Public Works for the City of Rochester is working with a...