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Thursday, October 19, 2017
 Audition Notice: "Through the Wardrobe: A Winter Wonderland Panto!"   Cross-dressing, awful puns, and talking right to the audience - that's right, it's time for this year's Winter Panto! If you're 14 or older and you've always wanted to join the Panto fun, join us for auditions on Friday, October 27. No need to prepare anything; just bring yourself, your calendar, and your most playful ...read more
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Announcing "Winter Wonderland Workshop" with Mara Flynn!  A Winter Wonderland Workshop! (Ages 7-12)For this year's Winter Workshop, Mara Flynn, one of the area’s favorite drama teachers, will be working with students to develop a winter show that is all their own, to be performed at The Firehouse in advance of this year’s Holiday Panto, Through the Wardrobe: A Winter Wonderland Panto! Students ...read more
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Tuesday, October 17, 2017
HistoricSt. Paul’s church is holding its legendary Fall Fair on Saturday, November 11, 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM. St. Paul’s is located at 166 High Street, Newburyport, MA. This fair traditionally attracts hundreds of people from the throughout the North Shore. You can dive into a day of bargain shopping, or bid on unique items at the Silent Auction. Throughout the church are designated areas for ...read more
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Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Dog(s) of the Year Contest  We are excited to launch the 2018 Newburyport Dog(s) of the Year Contest!  This year’s contest begins with applications submitted by excited Pooch Parents. Applications are being accepted till 5pm on Monday, October 30th. By participating in this contest you and your pooch are going to help fund the holiday decorations for Newburyport!  You can complete the ...read more
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Monday, October 16, 2017
           Plum Island Kayak NewsWaveEnd Of Season Clearance Sale !Used Kayaks, SUPs & EquipmentSunday, October 22  40% - 60% Off Everything! *  Well  I'm sorry to say but it's finally the end of the summer and I can hardly believe that we just finished our 15th season of being in business!    I think it's time for a well deserved R&R - to Refesh & Replace everything!  Come visit ...read more
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Monday, October 16, 2017
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Wednesday, October 11, 2017
    Carry Out Cafe Showcases Talented Duo’s Paintings and Photography in Joint Exhibition  Newburyport, MA, Oct. 10, 2017 – Creativity is a family affair at Carry Out Cafe & Catering with artwork by husband and wife team Derek Laplante and Sara Willman currently on display.  The exhibition features Laplante’s “Prophets and Loss,” recent works in mixed media, alongside Willman’s “In Bloom,” ...read more
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Tuesday, October 10, 2017
As part of an ongoing educational series, The Financial Advisors, LLC invites you to join us for an evening with Pax World Management, LLC at the Grog Restaurant in Newburyport, MA.  Headquartered in Portsmouth NH, Pax has been at the forefront of sustainable investment solutions since its founding in 1971. We will be joined by Director of Sustainable Research, David Loehwing, and Portfolio ...read more
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Tuesday, October 10, 2017
  LEARN SAFE, TASTY MUSHROOM IDENTFICATION Dozens of Edible Wild Mushrooms Found in Massachusetts    Essex, MA … Some of the deadliest mushrooms growing wild in Massachusetts look lovely and taste delicious.  Other poisonous mushrooms are small and harmless-looking.    Yet some of best edible mushrooms are the strangest looking, and eating something you can’t buy in a store can be a special ...read more
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Friday, October 06, 2017
    Newburyport in WWII: A Documentary by Jean Foley DoyleNewburyport, MA – October 3, 2017: As the number of living WWII veterans dwindles, Jean Foley Doyle has made it her mission to ensure their stories are not forgotten.  The author and historian’s latest documentary examines WWII history as experienced by Newburyporters, both on the battlefield and the home front.  Written by Doyle and ...read more
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Wednesday, October 04, 2017
Just the Facts, NPL's non-fiction book club, meets the last Tuesday of the month. October 31st we are discussing "The Violinist's Thumb: And Other Lost Tales of Love, War and Genius, as Written by Our Genetic Code" by Sam Kean.  Novel Ideas, NPL's adult fiction book group, meets the 2nd Thursday of the month. October 12th, we are discussing "The Last Painting of Sara De Vos" by Dominic Smith.  
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Tuesday, October 03, 2017
   Essex Heritage to Host Steampunk Party on October 20!Wind back the clock to the Gilded Age for an unforgettable party at the farm of railroad tycoon T.W. Peirce.  September 26, 2017 (Salem, MA) – Have you ever wanted to travel back in time? Essex Heritage offers you an opportunity to wind back your clock to the Gilded Age to experience an alternative history in which technologies from the ...read more
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Thursday, September 28, 2017
Plum Island Kayak NewsWaveSeal Paddles:  Sept 30, Oct 1, 4, 14, 15, 28 and 29   Don't miss out!  We have only seven paddles left for this season and all of these paddles are out to see the seals. Join us this coming Saturday afternoon - September 30th.   This paddle starts at  1:15 am and is scheduled to last about three hours    All ages and abilities are welcome.  No experience is ...read more
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Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Newburyport Police to Collect Donations for Hurricane Irma VictimsNEWBURYPORT -- City Marshal Mark Murray reports that the Newburyport Police Department will be collecting badly needed supplies and donations to support people displaced or otherwise affected by Hurricane Irma.    The supply drive is being organized to support Essex County Sheriff Kevin F. Coppinger's countywide effort to ...read more
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Wednesday, September 27, 2017
we=nbpt presents...we=nbpt a festival showcasing the music and art created by the good people of Newburyport on Saturday October 14, 2017 / 12 - 8:30pm Hosted by:Newburyport Brewing Co. - Newburyport, MassachusettsAll Ages / Outside & Inside $10 - Tickets Available Friday September 15, 2017 A Portion Of The Proceeds will go directly to providing Thanksgiving Day Turkeys for families in need in ...read more
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Wednesday, September 27, 2017
                                                                                        5th  ANNUAL SEA FESTIVAL OF TREES HOLIDAY WONDERLAND TO LIGHT-UP SEACOAST WITH 150 TREES, 75,000 LIGHTS, 1,800 SQ. FT. SKATING RINK, STAGE PERFORMANCES, ONE GIANT GINGERBREAD BEACH CASTLE AND A JOLLY MR. CLAUS  Proceeds to benefit the Salisbury Beach Partnership’s Fund to Bring Back Historical ...read more
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Tuesday, September 26, 2017
  VIDEO JOURNAL TELLS STORY OF MASSACHUSETTS’ NATURAL WONDER230-mile Bay Circuit Trail Traverses 37 Communities  Within close proximity to four million people in Eastern Massachusetts is the 230-mile Bay Circuit Trail that runs through woodlands, wetlands and historic town centers on its route through 37 communities.  In a personal video journal, Dan and Marilyn Brielman tell the stories of ...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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