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Start a Newburyport Playground Crawl

You've done a pub crawl, but have you ever taken the kids for a playground crawl? There will be no beer or wine on this crawl. Gone are the days of stumbling from one Irish pub to the next. We … [Read More...]

Students Will Savor the Summer in Newburyport and Beyond

Now that the seniors have graduated and the weather has warmed up, the entirety of Newburyport High School is getting antsy for summer vacation to begin. Throughout the school windows are opened … [Read More...]

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Lazy Summer Days Enjoy A Whale Watch in Newburyport

Although we admit to a slight motion sickness problem (!) we would strongly recommend the Newburyport Whale watch for 2016. Some of our finest photographs were taken on this journey (and we learned … [Read More...]

Trustees Property a Special Spot in Greater Newburyport

The Trustees' properties in Greater Newburyport are amazing places to visit for a day or weekend. Go to the "event search" to see what is going on for the week. Father's Day will see a "Bluegrass" … [Read More...]

Actor’s Studio Newburyport Brings Star Power in June and July

The Actor's Studio (voted best small theater by BONS), is a gem at the Tannery Marketplace. *** Deborah Kinghorn, An intro to Kinesenic Voice & Body Training Saturday June 25, 2016 ... … [Read More...]

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Boston Museum of Science Presents NASA Film

Who did not enjoy the Martian with Matt D? Take your budding little astronauts to the Museum of Science's showing of the film that sparked a million dreams. Through April, star gazers can see what … [Read More...]

Road trip: Newburyport to the Berkshires Mass MOCA Embodies Cool

The spectacularly located and formerly overlooked city of North Adams has been revitalized through ART—cutting edge, large scale, contemporary art.  It speaks to some of us in a BIG way. MASS MoCA … [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 school … [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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