Welcome to Granite State Communications’ Community Advisor! Here you will find Internet, Phone, and Community-related news and tips. PLUS you can submit your own Community News/Event info using our submission tool located on the right side of this page. Please read, watch, share – and check back regularly for updates. While you are here, feel free to browse the archived articles on the right. As always, we welcome your comments and questions.


Short Tutorial/FAQ – When to “Reply” and When to “Reply All”

Posted in: Advisor Tips Announcements Community News GSC News on February 18, 2020

Question: The great "Reply" versus "Reply All" debate has been going on since email started. The reason it's an issue is that people in group messages get annoyed when they receive unnecessary replies in their inbox.Consider the following scenario: Your boss sends a message to her entire team asking for updates on a particular project. Your boss is really the only person who needs to know the an ...read more

From Old to Sold on Facebook Marketplace

Posted in: Advisor Tips Community News GSC News on February 11, 2020

Why it's popular and how you can use it successfully and safely In addition to its original use as a social networking site, Facebook also provides a way for you to find and communicate with political representatives, play games, and schedule events. It's even developing its own currency! So, it's no surprise that the social media giant has also introduced an online market called Facebook Marketp ...read more

February Is “Extra” Special Since 2020 Is A Leap Year

Posted in: Advisor Tips Announcements GSC News on February 5, 2020

You'll soon have an extra day to enjoy, thanks to the fact there aren't 365 days in a year, but rather 365.242190. To compensate for this extra time, the bonus day of February 29 is added to the calendar every four years. Let's leap right into some leap year trivia: A person born on February 29 is known as a "leaper" or a "leapling."February 29 became the official leap day because of the ancie ...read more

GSC’s Pioneer Club Donates Over $6,000 to Local Charities

Posted in: Announcements GSC News on January 27, 2020

Our Granite State Communications Pioneer Club recently donated over $6,000 to local community organizations in our serving area. Some of these included the food pantries and public libraries in the towns of Chester, Hillsborough, Sandown, Washington, and Weare. We also donated to the Weare Senior Center, Hillsboro House nursing home, Weare Angel Tree, and the ITPA Scholarship Funds. The Pione ...read more

January Sites of the Month

Posted in: Advisor Tips GSC News on January 27, 2020

Good Housekeeping Be inspired with these ideas for resolutions that are actually achievable and will lead to happier living. Learn more... The Spruce Pick up tips and tricks for all kinds of home improvement projects, from interior decorating to creative storage. Learn more... NatGeo National Geographic's stunning photos and videos allow you to see the wor ...read more

Popular Music Websites Hit the Right Note

Posted in: Advisor Tips GSC News on January 22, 2020

No matter how you like to listen, there's a service composed just for you Now's a great time to be a music lover, with so many options available to listen to your old favorites and discover new ones. The number of online services can be overwhelming, however, so we've curated a list of some of the best. Time to put on your headphones and give some of them a try. Spotify(spotify.com)This p ...read more

New Year, New Decade, New Vacations

Posted in: Advisor Tips GSC News on January 15, 2020

Dozens of ideas for where to go, how to get there, and what to do when you arrive Leisure travel in 2020 is different from even a decade ago. New technologies have shaped the way we plan trips, the travel itself, and how we enjoy ourselves at our chosen destinations. Meanwhile, shifting sensibilities have changed our expectations and what we hope to take away from our travels. We're pleas ...read more