Making (local) memories on Memorial Day

Making (local) memories on Memorial Day

This month, we observe Memorial Day, a holiday recognized on the last Monday of May to honor the men and women who sacrificed their lives while serving in the United States armed forces. While it can be sombering to remember the lives lost, Memorial Day also marks a...
Garden growing: Developing your green thumb

Garden growing: Developing your green thumb

It all begins with a tiny seed. Sown in soil beneath the earth, until one day, like magic, it springs from the dirt. With its awakening comes sustenance, a pop of color, a familiarity. Whether planting a herb or vegetable garden, or sprucing up your yard with a flock...
Spring in the City: Rail Trail, Parks, Dunes – Oh My!

Spring in the City: Rail Trail, Parks, Dunes – Oh My!

Spring has nearly sprung, and with it comes warmer weather and an increased appetite to enjoy the outdoors. After a long fall and winter spent primarily indoors, the change in seasons couldn’t have come at a better time. March 14 prompts us to “spring ahead,” giving...
Thumbs Up to Vaccines

Thumbs Up to Vaccines

A year ago, COVID-19 (a novel coronavirus), was hardly a concern. Fast forward one year later and physicians at Newburyport Family Practice are doing their part in ensuring we diminish its impact on our lives once again. After a record-breaking push by pharmaceutical...
Halloween Houses Decorated Around Newburyport

Halloween Houses Decorated Around Newburyport

Newburyport Halloween: An Interview with Jillian McLaughlin Tilley For this year’s Halloween celebrations, Newburyport resident Jillian McLaughlin Tilley created “Spooky Halloween Homes of Newburyport.” It’s a publicly accessible map that allows Newburyport families...