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Beacon Hill Update: February 8th, 2021

“Monday, February 8, 2021: As of Sunday night, DPH reported a total of 516,530cases of COVID-19. The state reported 3,004 new confirmed cases. The state has now confirmed a total of 14,698 deaths from the virus. The House and Senate both meet Monday in informal session at 11am. Governor Baker still is not on board... See More

End-of-Life Doula Visits Morning Show

Rev. Dr. Gail Cantor, Director of Spiritual Life at Endicott College, will visit ‘The Morning Show’ on Thursday, Feb. 11th. Host Mary Jacobsen will interview Cantor about her training as an End-of-Life Doula, and how she integrates death awareness into her coaching and spiritual direction with people of all ages. Cantor will also discuss the... See More

‘Morning Show’ Explores ‘Psychic Numbing’ In Response to Pandemic Death Toll

‘Morning Show’ Explores ‘Psychic Numbing’ In Response to Pandemic Death Toll Paul Slovic, a professor at the University of Oregon, will visit the ‘Morning Show’ on Thursday, February 4th to discuss his research on psychological factors that contribute to apathy in response to large scale human suffering such as the massive pandemic death toll. Host... See More

PRESENTATION OF NEWBURYPORT CLIMATE RESILIENCY PLAN 

 CITY OF NEWBURYPORT   60 PLEASANT STREET • P.O. BOX 550    NEWBURYPORT, MA 01950      DONNA D. HOLADAY  MAYOR   February 1, 2021   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Contact: Andrew Port, Director of Planning & Development, aport@cityofnewburyport.com  PRESENTATION OF NEWBURYPORT CLIMATE RESILIENCY PLAN  Newburyport – Mayor Donna D. Holaday and Newburyport’s Resiliency Committee have developed a  Climate Resiliency Plan... See More

CONGREGATION AHAVAS ACHIM PARTNERS WITH HOMETOWN MUSIC DUO

NEWBURYPORT, MA   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – February 1, 2021   NEWBURYPORT’S CONGREGATION AHAVAS ACHIM PARTNERS WITH HOMETOWN MUSIC DUO THE LIED TO’S TO PRESENT “THE OLD-NEW COFFEEHOUSE” OPEN MIC AND CONCERT SERIES VIA ZOOM FOR “A VIRTUAL VALENTINE’S DAY”                 SUNDAY FEBRUARY 14, 7:30-9:30 PM Newburyport’s Congregation Ahavas... See More