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MBTA to close some stations, alter bus routes, while increasing most service for Boston Marathon

The MBTA announced it will temporarily close five Green Line stations on Marathon Monday, boost most service to rush-hour...
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Charity updates list of volunteer opportunities

Pennies for Poverty: 2 Cents 4 Change Inc. has published an updated directory of volunteer opportunities in Greater Newburyport....
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Selectmen receive final report from public safety complex committee

Selectmen received a final report late last month from town planner Martha Taylor and the public safety complex committee....
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Greater Newburyport Boston Strong charity race returns for an encore

In the aftermath of the Boston Marathon bombings last April that claimed three lives and injured more than 260 spectators,...
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Another Idea on how to have a Win-Win on Recycling Plastic Bags

An idea. I’m brainstorming here. The plastic bag industry definitely has gotten the memo loud and clear about recycling...
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Why I Personally Like my Plastic Bags, and NO, I’m Not in the Pocket of the Plastic Bag Industry

I just vowed I wouldn’t go there, put people ask me, “Why in the world do you want to have plastic bags so much?”...
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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...
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Obituary: Neal A. Ernstrom

ERNSTROM, Neal A. 37, passed away suddenly in Boston on March 27, 2014. Neal was the husband of Erin M. (Leary) Ernstrom,...
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A classic dance fairytale in Newburyport

Methuen Ballet Ensemble presents "Sleeping Beauty" at the Firehouse Center for the Arts in Newburyport this afternoon.
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