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Monday, September 25, 2017
Three Northern Essex Employees Honored for Work  Three Northern Essex Community College employees Vengerflutta Smith of Nashua, NH, Philip Wysocki of Haverhill, and Donna Evers of Derry, NH recently received the quarterly employee recognition award for the third quarter of 2017.The Employee Recognition Award recognizes the many and varied contributions of the college’s nearly 700 employees. ...read more
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Monday, September 25, 2017
  Corinne McKeown, Seniors Real Estate Specialist and Broker Owner of Storybook Homes, is celebrating the launch of her new book Forward Move: A Senior's Guide To Real Estate And Housing Options which examines population trends and their impact on the housing market and the emergence of unique housing options to accommodate to growing senior population.  The book is an important resource for ...read more
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Monday, September 25, 2017
PART-TIME JOB FAIR Northern Essex Community College Office of Career and Experiential Education Invites you to join us for ourPART-TIME JOB FAIRTHURSDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2017 11:30 AM – 2:30PM Haverhill Campus   The Part-Time Job Fair will target all of NECC academic programs, students, and alumni who are looking for part-time employment opportunities while in school. Additionally, it is a great ...read more
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Thursday, September 21, 2017
 Don't forget to reserve your seat for Poe this weekend! at the Ellen T. Brown Memorial Chapel at the Oak Hill Cemetery Your favorite fearful Poe poems and stories come back to life this weekend and next! Music, dance, macabre pageantry and shadow puppetry bring to life classic haunting poems in our revised production of last year's "Poe."  Theater in the Open’s ensemble will explore the ...read more
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Wednesday, September 20, 2017
   Governor Charlie Baker Visits Whittier Tech for Opening of New Machine Tech ShopGov. Charlie Baker visited Whittier Tech last week for the re-opening of the school's machine technology shop. Left to right: Paul Magliocchetti, Chairman of the Board of the Greater Haverhill Chamber of Commerce, Gov. Charlie Baker, Secretary of Labor and Workforce Development Rosalin Acosta, Lane Glenn, President ...read more
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Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Newburyport Public Library Tuesday, September 26th at 6:30pm. Join Jennifer Hofmann of Jennifer Soaps for a demonstration of how to make your own cold pressed soap! The class will include handouts for participants which will include all of the information you need to make your own soap, as well as soap samples for each participant. Registration is required and will begin September 1st. Register in ...read more
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Wednesday, September 20, 2017
 Parker River National Wildlife Refuge   A paddle through Plum Island Sound !            Friends and Fellow Paddlers,    The 2017 Paddling Season is quickly coming to a close and we only have a handful of paddles left for this year!  But don't worry there's still time to get in on a few more very special trips.  The weather for this coming weekend is ...read more
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Wednesday, September 20, 2017
On November 23rd, the Newburyport Lions Club will hold their Annual Thanksgiving Dinner at the Newburyport Senior Center.   As we all know it cost money to put these functions on. The Lions Club is asking for your help.  Last year we served over 150 meals and just under 100 delivered dinners. If you would like to help please send your donation to the Newburyport Lions Club, PO Box ...read more
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Tuesday, September 19, 2017
In anticipation of the upcoming Jewish New Year, Thursday, September 21, 2017, Newburyport’s newest bakery, Figtree Kitchen is taking orders for Cinnamon Babka which is baked cinnamon and yeasty deliciousness. The babka is available in Figtree’s signature Baby Babka for $5; or in a full-size Cinnamon Babka to feed your whole family for $10.  This tasty, twisted, sweet bread is perfect for your ...read more
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Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Last year, with your help, we fed over 6,500 low-income families. Please join with your family, friends or coworkers to support The Thanksgiving Project, the largest collective initiative of its kind in our region. Together, we will again celebrate the true meaning of the season by giving and volunteering to help our neighbors in need. For more information, contact Cece Chung at ...read more
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Monday, September 18, 2017
The Emma Andrews Library at 77 Purchase Street is having a Calendar Raffle with 31 prizes ranging from $20.00 to $265.00 with the majority of gift certificates valued at $50.00. Tickets are $10 for one and $25 for three. The Library is totally run by volunteers and the proceeds of this raffle will go to defray expenses. If you would like to help out by buying a ticket, just stop by the Library. ...read more
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Monday, September 18, 2017
Northern Essex Community College President Lane Glenn accepts a $10,000 check from Eastern Bank’s Daniel P. Hover, vice president of Eastern Bank Wealth Management.Eastern Bank Donation Helps Fund Program for Immigrants with College DegreesThanks to a $10,000 grant from the Eastern Bank Charitable Foundation, Northern Essex Community College will offer a 3-month program titled “English for Skilled ...read more
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Thursday, September 14, 2017
 September 19th at 7pmJoin author Rick Beyer as he discusses his book "Rivals Unto Death: Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr."  Rivals Unto Death explores the largely unknown three-decade dance that led to the infamous duel between Hamilton and Burr. It traces the rivalry back to the earliest days of the American Revolution.   
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Thursday, September 14, 2017
  It's time to haunt Maudslay again, and we need your help! As always, when Halloween is near, Newburyport's community theater company wants your help haunting the park! That's right, Maudslay is Haunted is going into production and we are looking for volunteers. On October 21st and 22nd we'll line up our pumpkins in Maudslay State Park and scatter our spooky/silly skits along the trail! All are ...read more
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Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Eastern Bank now carries Foreign Currency!  Stop by our 17 Storey Ave location to buy or sell Foreign Currency.  We have on hand the most popular currencies:  Euro's, Pounds and Canadian.  We can get another currencies upon request within 2 business days. Come in or Call 978-740-6395Melissa M. HolbrookVice President | Branch Manager | NMLS 78198117 Storey Avenue, Newburyport MA 01950(978.740.6395 ...read more
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Wednesday, September 13, 2017
our newMedSpaAn extension of our acclaimed salon and spa, INTERLOCKS MedSpa complements the tranquil and relaxing spa experience with treatments designed to prevent and reduce the signs of aging while enhancing natural beauty and vitality.The INTERLOCKS Experience INTERLOCKS MedSpa offers a comprehensive, clinical approach to skincare with modern, results-driven treatments administered in a ...read more
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Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Rochester Electronics is hosting its first on-site job fair!  Rochester Electronics Job FairThursday, September 28th from 4:00pm to 7:00pmRochester Electronics Headquarters 16 Malcolm Hoyt Drive, Newburyport, MA 01950  Rochester Electronics is hosting its first on-site job fair on Thursday, September 28th, 2017. This is a great opportunity for candidates to meet with representatives from all ...read more
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Tuesday, September 12, 2017
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Tuesday, September 12, 2017
THE 2017 NEW HAMPSHIRE COASTAL CLEANUP: BACK TO SCHOOL MEANS BACK TO THE BEACH FOR SOME LUCKY NEW HAMPSHIRE STUDENTSHundreds to Collect Trash, Record Data for Marine Research on Friday, Sept. 15  It may be September, but some New Hampshire students are still heading for thebeach. Students from around the state will gather at ***** Hampton Beach, Rye Harbor State Park, Wallis Sands State Park, and ...read more
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Monday, September 11, 2017
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Monday, September 11, 2017
  Maudslay Arts Center Summer Concert Series Concludes its Silver Jubilee 25th Anniversary Season   This year Maudslay Arts Center (MAC) celebrated its Silver Jubilee 25th Anniversary season with a wonderful line-up of concerts culminating in A Salute to Veterans with singer-songwriter Don Campbell on Aug. 27. Approximately 250 people were in attendance as veterans and their guests were ...read more
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Monday, September 11, 2017
  Two Named to Northern Essex Board of TrusteesTwo area business women, Jennifer A. Borislow, founding principal of Borislow Insurance of Methuen, and Anita Rajan Worden, co-founder of Yaskawa Solectria Solar of Lawrence, were recently named to the Northern Essex Community College Board of Trustees by Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker.Borislow, a resident of Methuen, is a nationally recognized ...read more
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Monday, September 11, 2017
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Monday, September 11, 2017
    NORTH SHORE PLEIN AIR PAINTINGNAA at Byfield Community Arts CenterWednesdays 9:30 to 12:30SEPT 27 to NOV 1   6 classes$240 Members  $260 nonmembersOpen marshland, dunes, the Merrimac river and fields of black cows. Come paint the beautiful landscape of the North Shore. Emphasis is on direct observation, composition and the crucial idea that a painting is a series of ...read more
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Thursday, September 07, 2017
Beauty trends change. Saving a life lasts forever.A free skin cancer education programfor hair and beauty professionals Monday, September 11, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm The Newburyport Senior Community Center 331 High Street, Newburyport, MA Presentation by: Gary Mendese, MD Dermatology & Skin Health, Dover NH Questions? Contact IMPACT Melanoma at skinnyonskin@impactmelanoma.org or ...read more
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Thursday, September 07, 2017
PRESENTED BY: Workforce Development Grants Seminar Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 - 8:30am to 12:00pm* *(Presentations 8:30—10:00, Individual Consultation 10:00—12:00) Hosted By: CI Works 11 Chestnut Street Amesbury MA 01913 WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT GRANTSCould your business benefit from any of the following: Up to $25,000 for safety training? Up to $250,000 for training your current ...read more
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Thursday, September 07, 2017
Newburyport Documentary Film Festival FEATURE FILM FEATURE FILM FEATURE FI LM films throughout the weekend at the Screening Room & the Firehouse Center for the Arts For full schedule AND to view trailers visit :www.newburyportfilmfestival.org Deej (72min) Director: Robert Rooy Sun Sept 17 11:00am at Firehouse Center for the Arts Abandoned by his birth parents and presumed incompetent, DJ ...read more
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Wednesday, September 06, 2017
Through the Baby & Kids annual consignment sales held in the Spring and the Fall, the GNFC donates a portion of the proceeds to a community effort in line with our mission statement to support local families. We have donated significant dollar amounts to the following organizations:2008: Renovation of the Kid’s Lounge at the Turning Point Shelter in Amesbury2009 & 2010: Newburyport Rail Trail ...read more
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Wednesday, September 06, 2017
  Girls on the Run Greater Boston Fall Season Registration Now Open in Newburyport for Middle School Girls  Girls on the Run Greater Boston (www.girlsontherunboston.org) registration for the fall season is now open in Newburyport. Girls on the Run is a physical activity-based, positive youth development program that inspires girls in 3rd through 8th grade to be joyful, healthy and confident. The ...read more
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Tuesday, September 05, 2017
Looking to connect with local families? Register your business or organization for Newburyport Trunk or Treat 2017, a free community event that's expected to draw a huge crowd to New England Sports Park on Saturday, October 14.   Local businesses and organizations are invited to decorate their vehicles for Halloween and hand out treats and swag as hundreds of families trick-or-treat from trunk ...read more
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Tuesday, September 05, 2017
                                                                                                 Newburyport –The Recycling and Energy office is happy to announce the following programs for the community over the remainder of 2017.  1. Solarize Plus - The City of Newburyport announces the launch of the Solarize Newburyport Plus Program and invites residents and small business owners to attend ...read more
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Tuesday, September 05, 2017
We're excited to announce that the gundalow PISCATAQUA will be sailing on the Merrimack River from September 6-12, with trips open to the public each day. Sails start from the boardwalk behind Custom House Maritime Museum in Newburyport, or Lowell's Boat Shop in Amesbury.   For those not familiar with the PISCATAQUA, she is a re-creation of the gundalow river boats that were once a prevalent ...read more
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Tuesday, September 05, 2017
Breathe & Smile Chair Yoga & Tai Chi Easy  Autumn 2017 - Sept. 14 - November 16 - 10 weeks Enjoy yoga/tai chi - breathe deeply & reduce stress! Simple breath exercises with healing movements /self massage help improve immunity, digestion, sleep patterns and relax our whole nervous system. All 12 organ systems are supported by the practice- Simple tai chi flows enhance brain integration- ...read more
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Tuesday, September 05, 2017
Two Great Singer-Songwriters Sept 16th 7:30 PMat the BYFIELD COMMUNITY ARTS CENTER Rick Drost, top right, a Singer/Songwriter from Cambridge, MA, has been writing songs since the late '60s with depth and heart: songs that repay repeated listening and convey a long love of classical music, natural wonders, poetry. His early inspiration came from Joni Mitchell and Leonard Cohen; lately his ...read more
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Friday, September 01, 2017
  BLUE OCEAN MUSIC HALL:  5-Time Grammy Winner Robert Cray to Perform at Blue Ocean Music Hall  (Salisbury, MA)  A 5-time Grammy winner will on Salisbury Beach when Robert Cray takes the Blue Ocean Music Hall stage this fall.  Robert Cray has created a sound that rises from American roots and arrives today both fresh and familiar. In just over 40 years Cray and his band have recorded 20 ...read more
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Thursday, August 31, 2017
 The Powow River Poets present two poets on Saturday, September 16, 2017 at 3 p.m. at the Newburyport Public Library. Wendy Sloan and James B. Nicola both live in New York City, both are skilled in formal verse, yet both work in different subject matter.   Wendy Sloan's first collection of poetry, Sunday Mornings at the Caffe Mediterraneum (Kelsay Books 2016), was featured at both the First ...read more
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Thursday, August 31, 2017
    Road Cyclists Register for Tour de Greenbelt50/25 mile rides to benefit local land conservation  Essex, MA    Cycling enthusiasts of all abilities can ride through some of Essex County’s most beautiful landscapes when Essex County Greenbelt hosts its third annual road cycle event to benefit local land conservation on Saturday, September 16.  Whether a seasoned road cyclist or a beginner, ...read more
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Thursday, August 31, 2017
Not a big paddle, but a BIG BIG day!      Website    Tours    Rentals    Kids Week    Instruction    Planning Your Trip    About Us       Isles of Shoals  All day Mothership kayak adventure!  ONE MORE DATE ADDED ... and we still have space!  Sunday, September ...read more
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Thursday, August 31, 2017
Salisbury Beach End of Summer Celebration – Labor Day Weekend! New and exciting changes have taken place at Salisbury beach this summer. Along with a new boardwalk, the improved beach center includes a carousel that will take riders back to the hayday of this quaint beach town. Other additions include bocce courts, an artificial turf, corn hole games, a kids splash pad, maze, and building blocks, ...read more
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Tuesday, August 29, 2017
Mark Your Calendars  Saturday, October 14, 10 to 11.........mark your calendars!  Love Local History?  A Run Thru History, Celebrating People's Lives in the Community Sat, Oct 14, 10:00 AM Oak Hill Cemetery, Brown and State Streets  Participate in a 1.5 mile walk/jog on the beautiful grounds of Oak Hill. View over 50 marked final resting places of silversmiths, benefactors, sea captains, ...read more
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Monday, August 28, 2017
  GNOCA Presents the 7th Annual Newburyport Lantern Festival This Sunday  The annual Newburyport Lantern Festival will take place on Sunday, Sept. 3, from 6-8 P.M. The Bartlet Mall Frog Pond will be illuminated by hundreds of glowing lanterns floating on the water. Each one represents a person’s special wish or a loved one who is being remembered. This is a free, outdoor family-friendly event. ...read more
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Wednesday, August 16, 2017
We walk because it could be your best friend, your younger sister, the man who works in the office next to you, your child's best friend, or the teenage girl who works in the local coffee shop. We walk because domestic violence doesn't have a face, because it could happen to anyone, at any time. Grab your friends, family, neighbors, or book club and set up a team of walkers or just come ...read more
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Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Female Anatomy Of Arousal To Ecstasy! The Keys To Women’s Sensual & Sexual Awakening, Healing & Pleasure For women to deepen their connection to their own pleasure centers is vital, individually and collectively, right now! This is a class for women to understand more about themselves, their bodies, and especially their vulva’s. Come learn how to increase your pleasure, as a woman, in and out of ...read more
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