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Wednesday, March 22, 2017
P O S T P O N E D Due to unforeseen circumstances, we regret to inform you that the event has been postponed. As more information becomes available about our new event date, we will be sure to send it along. Are you interested in learning about college and career opportunities in STEM? This event will be held at the NECC Haverhill campus,100 Elliott St, Haverhill, MA, on Saturday, April 1, 8:30 ...read more
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Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Latitude Sports Club is partnering with Mass General Hospital for a Spinathon/Swimathon to earn money for Cancer Research on Tuesday, May 19 at 6 pm, through Saturday, May 20 at 12 pm. Teams are needed, donations for raffle prizes, and refreshments are also needed. If you or anyone you know would like to participate or contribute please contact Debbie Michalski, Event Coordinator at (978) ...read more
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Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Mayor's Meeting with NRA and Waterfront Trust Event Date: Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 7:00pm Address City Hall Auditorium 60 Pleasant Street Newburyport , MA 01950 United States See map: Google Maps Discuss central waterfront issues, in particular revisions to the WFT documents.
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Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Real Estate and Conveyancing Attorney Dignan Joins Mead, Talerman & Costa, LLC Newburyport, Mass. – Lisa L. Mead, Esq. of Mead, Talerman & Costa, LLC is pleased to announce the addition of Robert A. Dignan, Jr., Esq. of Amesbury, Mass. to the firm, located at 30 Green Street in Newburyport, with additional offices in Millis, Massachusetts. Attorney Dignan is a title and real estate ...read more
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Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Calling Crafter Vendors, Artists and Artist Demonstrators Be a part of the best new music and arts festival in New England . Last year the Byfield Music and Arts Festival attracted over 2,000 art and music lovers for all-day live music and art . Vendors already on board this year: Freedom Jewelry, Gilded Lily Charms, Bruce Iverson Asian Brush Painting, Knot Again, Dune Jewelry, Shorescape Design, ...read more
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Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Bob Lafrance’s Paintings Featured at Carry Out Cafe “Lucky 7” Exhibition Shows Post-Retirement Passion Newburyport, MA, March 20, 2017 – “Lucky 7,” a new solo exhibition of paintings by local artist Bob Lafrance is currently on display at Carry Out Cafe & Catering in Newburyport, MA through April. An Artist Reception will be held on Sunday, March 26th from ...read more
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Monday, March 20, 2017
Learn about the definition and stages of Alzheimer’s disease, as you get answers to the questions: what is Alzheimer’s? Who is most likely to get it? How can I tell if my spouse or parent has it? What can we do prevent or delay It? What are the treatment options? When: Wednesday, March 22, 2017 5:00 pm Reception | 5:30 pm Program Where: Avita of Newburyport 4 Wallace Bashaw Jr. Way, ...read more
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Friday, March 17, 2017
HAMPTON —Registration is now live for Blue Ocean Society’s 2 nd Annual Run for the Ocean 5K, presented by The Beach Plum as part of the Society’s World Oceans Day Celebration on June 3. Race participants will enjoy a unique 5K course that is half on the boardwalk, half on the beach. Along the way, they’ll enjoy the beautiful scenery while supporting Blue Ocean ...read more
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Friday, March 17, 2017
NEWBURYPORT ART ASSOCIATION’s LADIES & GEMS The Newburyport Art Association will be hosting a jewelry auction & party on Friday, April 7 (rescheduled from Fall 2016). An evening not to be missed! The perfect opportunity for a Ladies Night Out! Ladies & Gems will take place Friday, April 7, 7:00-10:00p.m. at the Newburyport Art Association, 65 Water Street, Newburyport MA. The ...read more
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Friday, March 17, 2017
Save the Date! FRIDAY March 31st JOIN US for 2 EXCITING WORKSHOPS! with Professionals Christopher and Amanda 1. 7:00pm West Coast Swing Workshop $25/pp ( all levels-a little something for beg-adv) 2. 8:00pm Country 2-Step! ( open to all) $25/pp singles and couples welcome 9:00pm-11pm Social dance party $10 general admission For Workshop Attendees Free Social Party! Sign up and pay available now ...read more
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Thursday, March 16, 2017
2 nd Annual Coastal Arts Festival Kicks Off with a Book Release Party Featuring Author C.S. Lambert (Salisbury, MA) Blue Ocean Event Center will kick off the 2 nd Annual Coastal Arts Festival with Seaside Soiree , a book release reception and VIP event preview on Friday, April 28 th , 2017 from 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM. The event will feature a book signing and meet & greet with nationally ...read more
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Thursday, March 16, 2017
INSTITUTION FOR SAVINGS REPORTS STRONG EARNINGS AND GROWTH, AND ELECTS SEVEN NEW CORPORATORS AT 2016 ANNUAL MEETING Newburyport – With another year of strong profits and the highest operating earnings in the Bank’s 196 year history the future of the Institution for Savings is promising, reported President and Chief Executive Officer Michael J. Jones at the Bank’s 197 th Annual ...read more
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Wednesday, March 15, 2017
AWARD-WINNING AUTHOR JEFF KINNEY HEADLINES TWELFTH ANNUAL NEWBURYPORT LITERARY FESTIVAL April 28-29, 2017 NEWBURYPORT, Mass. – The twelfth annual Newburyport Literary Festival (NLF) will take place April 28-29, 2017 in various venues throughout downtown Newburyport, Massachusetts. This year the Festival will honor award-winning children’s author Jeff Kinney. The Festival’s ...read more
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Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Massachusetts Awards $7.9 Million in Workforce Training Grants to 111 Massachusetts Companies The state's Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development announced $7.9 million in workforce training fund grants to 111 Massachusetts companies, saying the funds will be used to train 5,243 workers and create an expected 522 new jobs. The announcement was made at the Danvers campus of North ...read more
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Tuesday, March 14, 2017
NEF Seeks Nominations for 2017 NEF Awards: Due by April 7, 2017 The Newburyport Education Foundation (NEF) is now accepting nominations for the annual Excellence in Education “Ed” Award, Cindy Johnson Volunteer Award and Business Partner Award. The Ed Award , created in 2004, is given annually to an individual or organization in the community whose leadership, acts and support have ...read more
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Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Museum of Old Newbury Issues Call for Gardens for the 38th Annual Garden Tour Newburyport, MA – March 7, 2017: The Museum of Old Newbury's Annual Garden Tour, now in its 38th year, is a treasured community event showcasing some of the area's loveliest gardens. Over the last three and a half decades, gardens of all sizes have been represented from "pocket gardens" to more ...read more
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Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Chamber member Bill Fogel from Direct Energy Solar will be on WNBP this Thursday during the 8:00 am hour. He will be discussing residential solar and the current incentives, legislation to target 100% renewables by 2035 and how it effects our community. In conjunction with this, Bill be at the Commune Cafe on Pleasant Street (previously Cafe de Sienna) this Saturday, 1-4pm. He will be provide ...read more
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Thursday, March 09, 2017
Nunan Florist & Greenhouses, located at 269 Central Street in Georgetown, is offering a March-full of classes to evoke your floral and botanical creativity. Additionally, we are thrilled to announce the opening of Nunan’s Mini Golf and Kallie’s Kones ice cream stand — weather permitting — Monday, March 20. We’ll keep you posted. View our list of March classes ...read more
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Thursday, March 09, 2017
Breathe & Smile Chair Yoga & Tai Chi Easy Spring 2017 March 23- May 25th - 10 weeks Enjoy yoga/tai chi - breathe deeply and reduce stress! Simple breath exercises combined with healing movements /self massage help to improve immunity, digestion, sleep patterns and relax our whole nervous system. All 12 organ systems are supported by the practice- preventative medicine to help keep us ...read more
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Wednesday, March 08, 2017
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Tuesday, March 07, 2017
Essex Heritage’s 20 th Anniversary Gala: A Toast to the Trailblazers Presented by Essex Heritage 10 Federal Street, Suite 12 Salem, MA 01970 978-740-0444 Date : Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at 6:30 PM Location: Peabody Essex Museum, East India Square (161 Essex St) Salem, Massachusetts 01970 Essex Heritage, in keeping with its long tradition of supporting the region’s unique cultural ...read more
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Tuesday, March 07, 2017
On Friday, March 3, Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker announced a $500,000 grant that will benefit Northern Essex Community College students in the new culinary arts certificate program and in a developing mechatronics program. The grant provides funding for new equipment for both programs. The Workforce Skills Capital Grants program was created by the Baker-Polito Administration last year to ...read more
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Monday, March 06, 2017
14th ANNUAL NEWBURYPORT CHOCOLATE TOUR! On May 20th from 1 - 5 p.m., take a wonderful walking tour throughout downtown Newburyport. Stop in at 30+ stores and cafes to sample tasty chocolate treats. Everyone is welcome and we promise a fun, spirited day. Tickets are just $15, going on sale on April 17, and only 400 are sold, so don't let this slip by... Its a great Mother's Day gift and ...read more
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Friday, March 03, 2017
Museum of Old Newbury Sponsors Program about Newburyport’s Irish Community Newburyport, MA – March 1, 2017: The Museum of Old Newbury is sponsoring the premiere screening of local author and historian Jean Doyle’s new documentary about Newburyport’s Irish community. The March 8 event offers some historical context just in time for the beloved Irish-American holiday, St. ...read more
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Thursday, March 02, 2017
Please ask your State Legislators to prioritize funding of tourism & visitation promotion of our state and our region. The State Legislature is beginning to develop the Fiscal Year 2018 state budget and legislators are prioritizing their lists of programs to fund. Governor Baker's budget proposes a 50% cut in Tourism Funding. Please use the link below to email your State Senator and ...read more
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Thursday, March 02, 2017
Strand Marketing is pleased to announce the addition of three new members to its enterprise. Newburyport, MA – February 28, 2017– Strand Marketing , a B2B demand generation agency located in Newburyport, Massachusetts, is expanding. With a growing client roster, agency Founder and Principal David Strand is pleased to announce the addition of three new members to its ranks. Account ...read more
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Thursday, March 02, 2017
ROWLEY -- Winemakers and owners Donna Martin and Rick Rousseau are pleased to announce that Mill River Winery has launched its 2016 vintage Malbec, produced with grapes sourced from the Curico Valley wine region of Chile. The wine was released to the 600-member Mill River Wine Club last week and will be available to the public at a free wine release event in the winery's tasting room on ...read more
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Wednesday, March 01, 2017
ValleyWorks Career Center will host our 5 th Workforce Development Grants Seminar on March 29 th , 9:30am – 1:00pm at the Lawrence Public Library, in Lawrence. This seminar is a great opportunity to learn about some of the grants, incentives, and services offered by the Commonwealth to include the Department of Industrial Accidents Safety Grant, the Workforce Training Fund, the Mass Office ...read more
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Tuesday, February 28, 2017
ValleyWorks Career Center will host our Spring Job Fair on April 12 th , 2017 from 10:00am – 1:00pm in Methuen. Because of the cancelled Job fair in February (due to inclement weather), we re-scheduled the event to April. We currently have only 12 tables available – if you would like to attend, please let me know ASAP before all of the tables are taken! Please note, this is a for-fee ...read more
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Thursday, February 23, 2017
Thursday, March 30, 2017 7:30a.m. – 9:00 a.m. DoubleTree by Hilton Boston North Shore 50 Ferncroft Road, Danvers, Massachusetts On March 30, 2017, the American Red Cross of Northeast Massachusetts, along with members of the community, will come together to honor local heroes who have exemplified the mission of the Red Cross over the past year. These heroes gave of themselves to better our ...read more
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Monday, February 13, 2017
YEAT MEETUP 2017 Greater Newburyport Chamber Members Compete to Claim the YEAT MEETUP Cup Thursday, June 29, 2017 3:00pm - 6:30pm New England Sports Park, Amesbury MA Compete or spectate as the Greater Newburyport Chamber of Commerce and Industry member companies face off in an Olympics-like competition that will test athletic, mental and team-building abilities. New England Sports Park will host ...read more
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Friday, February 03, 2017
Loretta’s will be hosting Jazz Brunch every Sunday starting at 11:00 am with musical talent from the Danny Harrington Duo beginning at 11:30 am. Danny is a renowned Baritone saxophonist and has been teaching at Berklee College of Music for 38 years. He is a rare talent and has been playing professionally since 1966. With his soulful ballads, rich tone and dexterity, we are sure that you ...read more
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Thursday, January 12, 2017
Black Rat Productions & Belleville Congregational Church are pleased to announce Auditions for the Stephen Schwartz Musical GODSPELL! Auditions will be held at the Belleville Congregational Church, 300 High Street, Newburyport, MA on January 15; 1 - 3 pm and January 16: 6 - 8 pm Show dates are: April 7th, 8th, 9 th , 14 th , 15 th . Evening Shows will start at 7:30pm Matinees at 2pm. For ...read more
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