Posts Categorized: On the Island

SUMMER JOB OPENINGS!

2018 Pelican Positions Open! Due to some recent cancellations, we unexpectedly have a few Pelican job openings on Star this summer. If you know of anyone who is still looking for a summer job and might be interested in this amazing opportunity, please have them get in touch with me as soon as possible to apply. We… Read more >

Remembering the Last Village on Star Island

  By Peter Randall Gosport Remembered, the Last Village at the Isles of Shoals, tells the story of the last years of the little village that existed on Star for many years before the island became a conference center. First published twenty years ago by the Portsmouth Marine Society, a special 20th anniversary paperback edition… Read more >

Creating the Future of Wastewater

Plans for the new wastewater treatment/reclamation system on Star Island are moving forward and our groundbreaking project should be operational next year! Financing approval for the project was assured last July with the signing of formal documents for a low-interest loan from the State of New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services (DES) under the EPA’s… Read more >

Historic Gosport Regatta

Originally reported by Ryan Alan Sail racing history opened a new chapter with the revival of the Gosport Regatta seven years ago. When racers and spectators gather for this year’s event, they will be part of helping write additional pages in the modern history of the event. The Regatta certainly had a colorful start in July of 1874, when it was organized by John Poor, President of the… Read more >