Article: We’re All in Recovery — September is Recovery Month

Article: We’re All in Recovery — September is Recovery Month

This year Emmett is celebrating 10 years sober, but the journey to find acceptance with himself took a lot longer. September is #RecoveryMonth and Emmett wrote about his own recovery journey on Medium: Everyone adjusts their relationship with substances in different...

Op-Ed: The most expensive race you’ve never heard of

Op-Ed: The most expensive race you’ve never heard of

Read the full op-ed here: https://www.seacoastonline.com/opinion/20200822/opinionsoldati-most-expensive-race-yoursquove-never-heard-of Less than one third of Granite Staters have heard of the Executive Council. A few years ago, I was one of them, and if you’re reading...

Rights & Democracy endorses Emmett Soldati

Rights & Democracy endorses Emmett Soldati

Given the billions of dollars pouring into our elections spreading fear, disinformation, and racist, sexist and classist messages, it’s more critical this year than ever that people’s candidates running for local and statewide office are supported by grassroots organizations with a shared vision for a just and sustainable society.

Putting People First: Emmett Soldati’s response to pandemic

Putting People First: Emmett Soldati’s response to pandemic

When crisis hit, only one thing was important to Emmett – taking care of his people. While state and federal leadership scrambled to make sense of the pandemic on our doorstep, he took action locally to strengthen his employees’ welfare, his business, and his regional economy.

Soldati wins unanimous decision against Facebook

Soldati wins unanimous decision against Facebook

"In a decision legal experts have said could set precedent with national implications, the New Hampshire Supreme Court unanimously sided Friday with Somersworth café Teatotaller in a breach of contract suit against Facebook and Instagram. “I think it’s kind of...

New Hampshire Progressive Coalition Endorses Emmett!

New Hampshire Progressive Coalition Endorses Emmett!

Thank you to the New Hampshire Progressive Coalition for endorsing our campaign today! We are proud to announce the endorsement of Emmett Soldati for Executive Council, District 2. Thank you Emmett for fighting for all LGBTQ+ and small business voices in the Granite...

Restaurants adopt DIY mantra to survive coronavirus shutdown

Restaurants adopt DIY mantra to survive coronavirus shutdown

ABC News —
Teatotaller, which made a name for itself by hosting the largest weekly teen drag queen shows in the country, is known for its French macarons and fresh boba tea, a Taiwanese drink that comes with chewy tapioca balls, and became a must-stop for nearly every major 2020 candidate running for president.

But after coronavirus forced the Somersworth, New Hampshire, cafe to close in March, owner Emmett Soldati questioned whether his business could survive.

How to spend your PPP loan

How to spend your PPP loan

Many small business owners and restaurants have been struggling with the rules regarding their Paycheck Protection Program loan (PPP) and the forgiveness provision. Some businesses may be currently closed due to state order, while others don't have work available or...

VIDEO: Emmett Soldati takes Facebook to NH Supreme Court

VIDEO: Emmett Soldati takes Facebook to NH Supreme Court

Two years ago, small business owner Emmett Soldati sued Facebook and Instagram over violating the rights of his business by breaking a contract. Facebook argued they are immune to claims from account holders - even paid accounts. Soldati pushed back and the case went...

Trans Day of Visibility: Time for Allies to Show Up

Trans Day of Visibility: Time for Allies to Show Up

today is a day to provide visibility, to lift up voices and faces and stories of our transgender neighbors, not just for being transgender – not just for revealing the cracks in our long held belief systems regarding gender and sexual identity – but also to provide visibility to all as who they are.

Rent Abatement Request to Landlord

Rent Abatement Request to Landlord

Download Template Here As the first of the month draws near and many of us have been laid off or given reduced hours, we cannot afford to bear the brunt of financial loss with no certainty of what is to come. This letter is a template to help you reach a reasonable...

NH RESTAURANT + SMALL BIZ RESOURCES DURING COVID-19

NH RESTAURANT + SMALL BIZ RESOURCES DURING COVID-19

I run a small restaurant – we have strict health policies and recently set up a paid sick leave fund. We are a low-risk space in a community with no nearby outbreaks. And yet, the crunch is here. We have seen an immediate loss of business and cancellation of future private bookings (April is our busiest month!). While we have not cancelled any programming or operations, I’m preparing for potential changes.

Senator David Watters Endorses Emmett Soldati

Senator David Watters Endorses Emmett Soldati

"Emmett Soldati isn't just a lifelong resident of Somersworth—a townie, as he calls himself—he's someone who has made it his life's work to invest in his community and transform it for the better. I first got to know Emmett when he was working hard to establish a new...

Emmett Soldati Campaign Launch Party Draws 100+

Emmett Soldati Campaign Launch Party Draws 100+

More than 100 Proud Townies came out last night to help us kick off our campaign! ***** Fosters Daily Democrat: "Emmett Soldati kicks off NH Executive Council campaign" "Soldati told the crowd that he spent most of his youth letting others put down his town but then...