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Foreign Exchange Students Enrich Newburyport Life

I distinctly recall the moment that I met Linus. It was four years ago and I had just dragged myself through my front door, red and sweaty from Cross Country practice, only to be introduced for the … [Read More...]

Enjoy a Safe and Fun Halloween in Newburyport

Newburyport is magical in October. The air is chilly and crisp. Leaves crunch against the brick sidewalks as you walk through the city streets.  Crowds of people with hot beverages in hand pop into … [Read More...]

Local Stories

Jabberwocky Brings Great Authors into Newburyport

Newburyport loves its literary roots. And we love Jabberwocky. There is a steady supply of great authors both local and national who make their way through our unique town. (Thank you Sue Little, you … [Read More...]

Evening Strolls Wednesdays at Maudslay Newburyport

Back by popular demand for the 9th season! Join walkers for an evening stroll at Maudslay Park in Newburyport. Wednesdays, 6:00 – 7:00 pm. This moderately paced walk will take you on every path … [Read More...]

Greater Newburyport Enjoys Large Selection of Fall Fairs

Ahh the country fair.  Along with baseball and apple pie a symbol of family, fun and American innocence. Greater Newburyport has a large selection of amazing country fairs to visit this fall. … [Read More...]

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Regional Stories

PEM Strandbeest Exhibit Captures Imaginations in Greater Newburyport

If you tried to visit Strandbeest (Beach Animal in Dutch) on Crane Beach this summer you were probably out of luck. The crowd clogged Argilla road for hours. Everyone was curious, but now through … [Read More...]

Mystery and Magnificence at the Isabella Gardner in Boston

Boston's Fenway still has its own, unsolved, Thomas Crown affair. New England icon Isabella Stewart grew up in New York and Paris.  Her initial connection with Boston came through a friendship in … [Read More...]

Museum of Science Boston promotes interest in STEM with Pixar

Rainy day blues? This summer take a visit to the Museum of Science in Boston. In addition to 3D educational film on subjects like Humpback Whales and the Jurassic era you will also enjoy … [Read More...]

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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...]

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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