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Lion and Lamb

Of March Being a Lamb and Daylight Savings in Newburyport

With daylight savings pushing the clocks -forward- one hour this coming weekend, we can be certain that the pace of life will begin to pick up here in Newburyport. Greater Newburyport has seen over … [Read More...]

Seniors cooking

Newburyport Senior Community Center Update

There is something special growing on High Street this year. After so many years of discussion, several false starts, endless planning and a vote by Newburyport citizens the construction is … [Read More...]

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Newburyport Hearts Documentary Films

A photographer for over 20 years, Jerry Monkman had often shone light on the topic of our need to encourage the conservation of open space and wildlife habitat. He recently decided to embark on one … [Read More...]

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Tenth Annual Newburyport Literary Festival in April will be a Crowdpleaser

Vicki Hendrickson and Jennifer Entwistle, co-chairs of the Newburyport Literary Festival, ask you to mark your calendar for the ~10th~ annual Newburyport Literary Festival, April 24th and 25th. Venues … [Read More...]

Schools public private

Newburyport Education Foundation Assists Our Schools

President Obama AND prominent Republicans have both recently called income inequality the biggest issue of our time. If there is to be equality in America, there must be equality in education. We … [Read More...]

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PEM Winter 2015

PEM Winter Exhibits Highlight Wood Art and Home Furnishings

The Peabody Essex Museum in Salem continues to provide thought provoking and well executed exhibits for curious minds on the north shore and all of New England. Plan a winter day at this regional gem … [Read More...]

New England Aquarium

Always a Smile at the New England Aquarium

The New England Aquarium, which opened in 1969, is a global leader in ocean exploration and marine conservation. The Aquarium is one of the premier visitor attractions in Boston, with over 1.3 million … [Read More...]

Boston 2024

Watching Boston’s Olympic Bid for 2024

" 'The “New Englander attitude', in which slower is better, needs to be changed because the world is changing, especially the economy."  John F. Fish, CEO Suffolk Construction Company, Inc.; Chairman … [Read More...]

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World Trade Center

Visiting Our New World Trade Center

If you visit Manhattan this year be sure to stop at One World Trade Center (also 1 WTC) and the Freedom Memorial. It is important to both remember and educate future generations on the horrors of war … [Read More...]

women politics

Breaking the Last Glass Ceiling

"Just pray to God. She will help you." Alva Vanderbilt Belmont, 1916, President of the National Women's Party and the founder of the Political Equality League. After working as a key player in the … [Read More...]

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