Latest News for: Portsmouth antiques


Seacoast, NH leaders must condemn antisemitism: Letters

Seacoast Online 01 May 2024
Those of us on the Seacoast have lived through several recent antisemitic incidents, including the April 8 vandalism of two antique sconces at Temple Israel in Portsmouth – the first permanent Jewish house of worship in New Hampshire.

The Railway Children star Sally Thomsett claims Bargain Hunt auctioneer sold her film keepsakes...

The Daily Mail 27 Apr 2024
The collectable items were reportedly sold by Nesbits Antiques Auctions in Southsea, Portsmouth ... The collectable items were reportedly sold by Nesbits Antiques Auctions in Southsea, Portsmouth.

‘Stratham Antiques Roadshow’ coming April 14

Seacoast Online 13 Mar 2024
STRATHAM — On Sunday, April 14, the Stratham Historical Society will hold their Annual Spring Appraisal Day, (affectionately known to its members as “The Stratham Antiques Roadshow”) from 1 to 3 p.m.

Joyce Y. Hanrahan

The Keene Sentinel 21 Feb 2024
... in Portsmouth. In 1970, they opened their successful business, “J&J Hanrahan, Books, Paintings, Antiques,” and for three years also owned the “Matthew Marsh House” restaurant, both in Portsmouth.

Antique fire truck gifted to Portsmouth Fire Department for parades and events

Seacoast Online 21 Oct 2023
PORTSMOUTH — The Portsmouth Fire Department recently gifted a 1920 ... McQuillen said the Portsmouth Fire Department expects to use the antique fire truck in future parades and special educational events.

Boom in 'ice ivory' trade of mammoth tusks presents new threat to elephants and environment

Phys Dot Org 13 Oct 2023
A UK-wide ban on the sale of ivory came into force in 2018, following a University of Portsmouth led investigation into the British antiques trade of the material ... Provided by University of Portsmouth.

Exhibits, galleries, theater and more: Seacoast arts and culture news

Foster's Daily Democrat 27 Sep 2023
PORTSMOUTH — Join chef & author James Haller at the Pontine Theatre on Saturday, Oct ... A Chef's Salute to Portsmouth, New Hampshire ... Pontine is located at #1 Plains Avenue in Portsmouth, N.H.Stratham Antiques Roadshow coming ... Portsmouth, from Oct.

Looking Back: Thomas Bailey Aldrich – A Writer Inspired by Portsmouth

Union Leader 04 Sep 2023
Aldrich was born in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, in 1836 ... However, throughout his life Aldrich kept Portsmouth—with its natural beauty, antique architecture, and working-class grittiness — in his heart and in his imagination.

Elizabeth River Ferry celebrates 40 years of carrying passengers between Norfolk and Portsmouth

Daily Press 15 Jul 2023
Portsmouth Mayor Shannon Glover said the rebirth of Olde Towne Portsmouth in the early 1980s — with brick sidewalks, antique street lights, new shops, businesses and restaurants — happened with the help of the ferry service.

Unearth America's best-kept secrets! 12 unexpected destinations that will leave you spellbound

Hindustan Times 12 Jun 2023
Lancaster might just be the new Brooklyn, with a unique twist.7] Portsmouth, New Hampshire ... Step back in time to the old-school charm of Portsmouth ... Discover hidden gems in antique stores, dine at cozy restaurants, and unwind at sidewalk cafes.

Portsmouth 400th parade set for June 3: Marchers and band alumni wanted

Portsmouth Herald 08 Apr 2023
PORTSMOUTH — The Portsmouth NH 400th Grand Parade is scheduled for Saturday, June 3 at 11 a.m. A Portsmouth High School band alumni reunion is being organized for the event ... Portsmouth 400th to feature two more major events later in summer.

Splaine: Great Bay presents challenges and opportunities

Fosters 25 Mar 2023
We'll be thinking about our past and our future as Portsmouth celebrates its 400th anniversary ... Except in museums and perhaps garages of antique collectors, every car we today see on Portsmouth roads will be gone in a hundred years.

Reader Opinion: Declawing surgery is inhumane to cats, by Dr. Karen Campbell

The Keene Sentinel 18 Mar 2023
Like Dr ... This procedure offers no benefit to the cat, but the N.H ... I earnestly hope New Hampshire follows the lead of states such as New York and Maryland by ceasing this cruel and antiquated practice ... Portsmouth Veterinary Referral Hospital. Portsmouth.

Egypt continues pressure on UK for Rosetta Stone's return

The New Arab 01 Dec 2022
When the French were defeated by the British in Egypt in 1801, they signed the Treaty of Alexandria, which ruled that the stone, alongside other Egyptian antiquities, should be handed to Britain.

NH police: Driver from Eliot, Maine hits 127 mph on I-95, arrested in Greenland

Fosters 14 Oct 2022
The incident started in North Hampton and went northbound into Greenland, according to police ... Real estate. Portsmouth home sells for $2.7M as prices stay high. How will rate hikes affect Seacoast? ... 21 in Portsmouth District Court ... Webber Antique ... Twitter.

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