Tri-Chambers to host 2024 Legislative Reception on 3/18, registration now open

The Greater Rochester, Dover, and The Falls Chambers of Commerce are pleased to present the 2024 Legislative Reception. Underwritten by Eversource, this event will be held on Monday, March 18, 2024, from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the Frisbie Memorial Hospital Community Education...

Rochester Senior Crafting Group stitches together community spirit, welcomes new members

Rochester Recreation & Arena is pleased to announce the vibrant efforts of the Senior...

The Franklin Gallery to showcase works by several local artists in March

The Franklin Gallery, at RiverStones Custom Framing, 33 N. Main Street in Rochester, will...

Sleep in Heavenly Peace receives $1500 Donation from Rochester, NH Elks #1393

On Saturday, February 17th, 2024, the Rochester Chapter of Sleep in Heavenly Peace (SHP)...

Strong winds knock out power to thousands in New Hampshire

As of 6:00 am, more than 14,000 customers are without power across New Hampshire...

Admiral Property Management & Sales to Host Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce March Business After Hours

Admiral Property Management & Sales will host the Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce’s Business...

Tell Fish and Game about Your Winter Wild Turkey Sightings Today

The New Hampshire Fish and Game Department is asking the public to report their...

Conservation Commission organizing Cocheco River Clean-up to remove trash and debris on 4/6

The Rochester Conservation Commission is organizing a River Clean-up mission to remove trash and...

Fish and Game: Open Snowmobile Registration Weekend Is March 1-3, 2024

New Hampshire’s Open Snowmobile Registration weekend is almost here. From Friday, March 1 through...

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WATCH: Public Safety Committee – 2/21/24

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

WATCH: Public Works & Buildings – 2/22/24

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WATCH: City Council – 2/20/24

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Tri-Chambers to host 2024 Legislative Reception on 3/18, registration now open

The Greater Rochester, Dover, and The Falls Chambers of Commerce are pleased to present...

Rochester Senior Crafting Group stitches together community spirit, welcomes new members

Rochester Recreation & Arena is pleased to announce the vibrant efforts of the Senior...

The Franklin Gallery to showcase works by several local artists in March

The Franklin Gallery, at RiverStones Custom Framing, 33 N. Main Street in Rochester, will...

Sleep in Heavenly Peace receives $1500 Donation from Rochester, NH Elks #1393

On Saturday, February 17th, 2024, the Rochester Chapter of Sleep in Heavenly Peace (SHP)...

Strong winds knock out power to thousands in New Hampshire

As of 6:00 am, more than 14,000 customers are without power across New Hampshire...

Admiral Property Management & Sales to Host Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce March Business After Hours

Admiral Property Management & Sales will host the Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce’s Business...

Tell Fish and Game about Your Winter Wild Turkey Sightings Today

The New Hampshire Fish and Game Department is asking the public to report their...

Conservation Commission organizing Cocheco River Clean-up to remove trash and debris on 4/6

The Rochester Conservation Commission is organizing a River Clean-up mission to remove trash and...

Fish and Game: Open Snowmobile Registration Weekend Is March 1-3, 2024

New Hampshire’s Open Snowmobile Registration weekend is almost here. From Friday, March 1 through...

WATCH: Public Safety Committee – 2/21/24

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

WATCH: Public Works & Buildings – 2/22/24

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

WATCH: City Council – 2/20/24

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

WATCH: Codes & Ordinances Committee 2/15/24

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

WATCH: Zoning Board of Adjustment – 2/14/24

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

WATCH: Finance Committee – 2/13/24

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

City Chat with Mayor Paul Callaghan scheduled for Friday, March 1 at 10:00 am

City Chat is a 1hr informal meeting held every first Friday at 10:00 am...

New Hampshire Agencies Sign Cyber Incident Response Plan

New Hampshire Department of Information Technology (DoIT) Commissioner Denis Goulet and Robert Buxton, the Director...

Rochester Public Library to hold Teen Advisory Meeting on 3/11

The Rochester Public Library Teen Room invites teens to participate in a Teen Advisory...

Rochester, NH Elks Lodge #1393 donates $2000 to Vouchers for Veterans

On Saturday, February 17th, 2024, the Rochester Elks Lodge #1393 presented the Vouchers for...

Governor Sununu delivers 2024 State of the State in Concord

Please find below Governor Chris Sununu's 2024 State of the State Address as prepared:Good...

Rochester Recreation & Arena seeks public input with Community Engagement Survey

Rochester Recreation & Arena, in collaboration with the Strafford Regional Planning Commission, is encouraging...

Chamber of Commerce holds ribbon-cutting for John Gisis Photography

Recently, the Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce was pleased to hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony...

First Poetry Chapbook released by Rochester Author and Arts Leader

Julian (J. L.) Long, established Rochester novelist and the host of the monthly Rochester...

COAST Receives $25,000 Grant from Cogswell Benevolent Trust: To support construction of new facility

Cooperative Alliance for Seacoast Transportation, more commonly known as COAST, was recently awarded a...

Sole City Dance to present Dance Northeast! at the Rochester Opera House on 3/9

Sole City Dance, in collaboration with the Rochester Opera House, is pleased to announce...

LISTEN: Economic Development Director gives an update on Downtown Development

In this episode, Matt talks to Michael Scala, Economic Development Director for the City...

NH Governor requests Federal Disaster Declaration for Severe Weather Damage in December 2023

On Thursday, February 15, Governor Chris Sununu requested that President Joe Biden issue a...

Municipal Offices CLOSED on 2/19 for Presidents’ Day

Municipal Offices, including the Public Library and Recreation, will be closed on Monday, February...

Public Hearing: RSA 79E for 135 North Main Street on 2/20

RSA 79-E (Community Revitalization Tax Relief Incentive) is a legislative proposal that encourages investment...

NH Butterfly Monitoring Network to offer online trainings beginning 3/6

Butterflies serve as important biodiversity indicators for ecosystem health and provide food for many...

Citywide Parking Ban is in effect from 9:00 pm on 2/15 until 7:00 am on 2/16

A Citywide Parking Ban is in effect from 9:00 pm on Thursday, February 15,...

Public Hearing: State CDBG Grant for Gafney Home Affordable Senior Housing Project on 2/20

The City of Rochester City Council will hold a public hearing on February 20,...

MISSION ZERO: New Funding Enables New Housing Partnership, Provides Opportunity to Patients

Today, $1.2 million in funding to address the shortage of housing for individuals discharged...

Rotary Club to host Comedy Night Benefit for Rochester charities, tickets available now

The Rochester Rotary Club will be hosting a Comedy Night on Saturday, March 2nd,...

Assessor’s Office announces 2024 Municipal-Wide Assessment Revaluation

In accordance with New Hampshire state law, the City of Rochester’s Assessing Department has...

Final Free Comic Book Day Festival to be held on Saturday, May 4, 2024

Due to increased expenses, staffing, and other challenges, Jetpack Comics & Games has announced...

DHHS Announces Launch of Innovative Program to Support Business Health of NH Child Care Providers

The New Hampshire Department of Health of Human Services (DHHS) is pleased to announce...

WATCH: School Board – 2/8/24

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

WATCH: Police Commission – 2/7/24

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

WATCH: City Council – 2/6/24

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

WATCH: Planning Board – 2/5/24

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

Waste Management implements changes to address collection issues at Residential Drop Off Center

Waste Management has notified the City of Rochester of significant challenges regarding misuse at...

Chamber of Commerce celebrates grand opening of Kate’s Closet and 3 Sister’s Gym

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

SOLD: InvestNH Program Leads to Increased Housing Permits

A new report released by the NH Department of Business and Economic Affairs (BEA) finds that...

NH Association of Conservation Commissions seeks local photographers for “This is Worth Protecting” contest

Are you passionate about capturing the beauty of nature through photography? If so, consider...

RPAC, Jetpack Comics partner to showcase artistic talents of SHS students at RPAC

The Rochester Performance and Arts Center (RPAC), in collaboration with Jetpack Comics & Games,...

City Council appoints Rachel Lawrence to fill vacant Ward 2/Seat B position

On Tuesday, January 24, City Council held a special meeting to conduct open interviews...

RMFA to present ‘Streetview’ featuring original works by Sean Ware

The Rochester Museum of Fine Arts is pleased to announce “Streetview”, an exhibition featuring...

Rochester resident and business owner to become next president of NH Professional Photographers Association

Rochester resident Shawn Pierce, owner of Studio Two Seven Nine, LLC in Rochester, and...

City of Rochester premiers updated GovTV Video-On-Demand and Live Streaming service

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

Rochester School Board seeks community participation in Superintendent search

The City of Rochester is currently searching for a new Superintendent of Schools. The...