The Isles of Shoals’ spooky and macabre history slashed out by the brutal murders of two women in 1873 continues to fascinate and chill visitors today with reported ghost sightings and mystery surrounding just what exactly happened on that night nearly 140 years ago. The March/April issue of AAA’s Northern New England Journey magazine is… Read more >
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In her “Earth Matters” column Monday, Feb. 20, Portsmouth Herald reporter Deborah McDermott talks about the solar initiatives that Star Island is currently exploring thanks to a $10,000 grant from the Barbara K. and Cyrus B. Sweet III Fund of the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation. Servicing an island community inherently brings much different challenges than… Read more >
If you’re reading this (yay!) then you’ve found one really great spot on the web to get Star Island news and updates. But remember, this isn’t the only spot to get your Star fix when browsing this big ol’ Internet thing. You use Facebook, Twitter and Google+ — maybe one, maybe all three. So do… Read more >
Are you longing to help with the Starry Night fundraising event but live too far from Portsmouth? No problem! You can host Starry Night in your own neck of the woods. All you need is a place, a time and date, and a theme. How about a coffee house with desserts and open mike? A… Read more >
The front door of the Morton-Benedict house decorated beautifully for the holiday season by Vicky Hardy, CEO and Angela Matthews, DoD:
The Star Island community wants to grow larger! We are looking for Shoalers willing to share their love of Star with those in their community. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to get involved! Also, check out the Star Island Ambassadors Facebook Page.
Star Island Corp is very pleased to announce the new LGBT Family and Friends Conference which will take place from Saturday, August 27 to Friday, September 2, 2011. This conference is for all families—especially gays, lesbians, bisexual, and/or transgender, their families, and their friends. All are welcome — singles, couples without children, couples with children,… Read more >
Outgoing Board President Brad Greeley was presented with a very special photograph and the seat to his very own Oceanic porch rocker by incoming President Russ Peterson at the annual meeting. The photograph is of one of the wall sconces his grandfather designed for the chapel.
The second annual Starry Night Wine Tasting and Exhibition will be held on Saturday, November 20 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Discover Portsmouth Center at 30 Middle Street in Portsmouth NH. This year the gallery on the second floor of the Discover Center will feature photography by professional photographers Bruce Parsons, Peter… Read more >
We are pleased to reprint Deborah Weiner Soule’s presentation given at the spring 2010 annual meeting. I know that, with your help and participation, we could fill several hours sharing stories about Dave and Edith Pierson, who the Corporation honors today with this award. Why do we honor them today? We know that Star Island… Read more >