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Interested in local, regional or national history and news? Packet Post is a regular compilation of viewer-contributed posts with the goals of collecting, disseminating and sharing information to further engage the community. Check out the latest news, long form story video and infographics contributed by our members. Press releases by non-profit organizations and local city and schools may be posted on Packet Post. Send to sarah@ncmhub.org  

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Beacon Hill Update from Mass Access July 14, 2020

Tuesday, July 14, 2020 As of Monday night, DPH reported a total of 105,783 cases of COVID-19. The state has now confirmed a total of 8,115 deaths from the virus. The debate that started Monday and closed in the early morning hours on Tuesday ended with a 30-7 vote in the Senate in favor of... See More

Maritime Museum, White Privilege Featured on “Morning Show” Thursday, July 16th

Custom House Maritime Museum Executive Director Joan Whitlow and Assistant Director and Curator Sean Palmatier will visit “The Morning Show” on Thursday, July 16th, to describe behind the scenes renovations that took place while the museum was closed due to the pandemic. Host Mary Jacobsen will interview Whitlow and Palmatier about the museum’s new emphasis... See More

Check Out NCM Hub’s Summer Offerings & Events

Check Out NCM Hub’s Summer Offerings & Events Last year, we created an AMAZING banner as part of our Craft Your Voice program. This year, things are a bit different- instead, we’re doing it virtually! We are offering a student youth program, as well as an adult program. Throughout these virtual programs you will learn... See More

Beacon Hill Update from Mass Access – July 9, 2020

Thursday, July 9, 2020 David Gauthier WINCAM As of Wednesday night, DPH reported a total of 104,961 cases of COVID-19. The state has now confirmed a total of 8,028 deaths from the virus. The House is scheduled to have a formal session on Thursday. They are expected to take up legislation dealing with increasing DCF... See More

“The Morning Show” on TODAY July 9th at 9AM on Comcast CH 9

“The Morning Show” on Thursday, July 9th Will Feature: A “Pandemic” of Loss & Grief, & the Life and Legacy of Ted Williams I’m looking forward to talking with Certified Grief Specialist Barbara Hopkinson about coping with the many cumulative sources of loss and grief we’ve all encountered during the pandemic, ranging from missed graduations,... See More