DATE: October 11, 2002
CONTACT: Jean Hurlbut
McLane, Graf, Raulerson & Middleton, P.A.
PORTSMOUTH, NH — The law firm of McLane, Graf, Raulerson & Middleton, and Professional Association will host an exhibit displaying the works of aspiring artists from Portsmouth High School. The public is invited to view the exhibit from October 28th through November 21, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, at the firm’s offices at Ten Pleasant Street in Portsmouth (above Me & Ollie’s Cafe in Market Square). People are also invited to enjoy refreshments and meet the talented teens at the opening reception of the exhibit Monday, October 28, 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. The participating Portsmouth High School artists are: Allison Doyle, Ashley Gallagher, Randi Gravelle, Crystin Lebel, Kate MacDonald, Ashley O’Brien, Hannah Pittman, Julia Samuels, Jim Welch, and Justin Whittet.
Since its inception in 1919, the McLane Law Firm has been an active supporter of the cultural community. In recognition of its long-standing participation, the firm was recently acclaimed by the New Hampshire Business Committee for the Arts, receiving the 2000 Business in the Arts Award in the medium-sized business category from the New Hampshire Business Committee for the Arts. This past summer The Greater Portsmouth Chamber of Commerce also named McLane “Arts & Cultural Advocate of the Year,” specifically distinguishing the Portsmouth office as an integral part of the Seacoast’s artistic community. For more information on this exciting exhibit, interested parties may contact Jean Hurlbut at 603-436-2818.