A Tank AwayNewburyport offers charm, and then some
The five-room, Federal-style Compass Rose Inn is one of several B&Bs in town. It offers parking and is located within a short walk to shopping and restaurants.
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Viking Welding Delivers Fire/Rescue Boats
Fire Departments in South Carolina and Minnesota have recently accepted delivery of Response FR-28 and FR-31J boats built of welded aluminum by Viking Welding & Fabrication in Kensington, N.H. The boats were designed by Response Marine in Newburyport, Mass.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Generate4Schools, Partners with Otto Pizza; Putting Real Money Back...
Generate4Schools , a Massachusetts-based School Fundraising Company, is proud to announce Otto Pizza is now using their Automatic Fundraiser to generate much-needed funds for the River Valley Charter School in Newburyport, MA.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Banker & Tradesman
Institution For Savings To Merge With Rockport National
The Institution for Savings in Newburyport will acquire Rockport National Bancorp in an all-cash deal slated to close in the fourth quarter of this year.
The Martha's Vineyard Times
State officials offer ideas to boost Martha's Vineyard tourism
State Representatives Tim Madden, and Cory Atkins and State Senator Kathleen O'Connor Ives , Co-Chairmen of the Joint Committee on Tourism, Arts, and Cultural Development led a public hearing to discuss the economic impact of the arts, culture, and tourism on the Islands.
One north-of-Boston bank to acquire another
The Institution for Savings of Newburyport says it will lay out more than $28 million in cash to acquire Rockport National Bancorp, parent of Rockport National Bank.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Vineyard Gazette Online
State Committee on Tourism Travels to Vineyard
With arts and the economy a much-discussed topic on the Vineyard, the state legislative committee on tourism travels to the Island Tuesday to continue the conversation.
Northern Essex Community College
Interested in a Career in Respiratory Care? Come to an Info Session on April 15
Attend an info session on April 15 at 11 a.m. on the Lawrence Campus, 45 Franklin St., L-132.Respiratory therapists work closely with physicians and nurses to diagnose lung and breathing disorders, and evaluate and treat patients to help them recover lung function.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Newburyport cook use map to explore global cuisine
When Newburyport resident Sheila Mullins offered to start cooking for the First Friday Socials at the Custom House Maritime Museum, she wasn't sure what she would make.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Another Idea on how to have a Win-Win on Recycling Plastic Bags
The plastic bag industry definitely has gotten the memo loud and clear about recycling plastic bags.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Newburyport raises tobacco-buying age to 19
Newburyport recently joined nearly two dozen other communities in Massachusetts that have raised the legal age limit to purchase tobacco products.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Commercial Alley a 'dynamic spot' for co-ops
Holly Fortier opened Blue Grasshopper on Commercial Alley two years ago. While the tourist seasons proved successful, Fortier knew it was time to do more for her business to grow and succeed, especially during the winter months.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Daniel C. Babbin
Mr. Babbin was raised in Newburyport and was a graduate of Newburyport High School.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
The Recycling Plastic Bag Slurping Machine
First of all, the plastic bag industry has a huge PR problem on their hands. The sustainable bag folks are right, plastic bags are wandering around not only our local environment, but all over the place.
The Anti-Defamation League's Deceit Helps Sink a Judgeship
After two fair and lengthy hearings, the eight elected members of the Massachusetts Governor's Council, in a 4-4 tie vote on March 5, refused to confirm attorney Joseph Berman to be a Superior Court judge.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
A graffiti covered exterior and a fire damaged interior mean big potential profits on the latest Montelongo House Buyers acquisition--a run down duplex in a working class San Antonio neighborhood.
The Sand Trap
Winter Depression Thread
Just played my first round since the first of the year yesterday. Granted it was only 9 holes and the course was anything but in good shape and it was blowing hard too.