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P.E.M. “Made It” Exhibit Featured on Morning Show

          Petra Slinkard, Peabody Essex Museum’s Curator of Fashion and Textiles, will visit “The Morning Show” on December 3rd to discuss the newly opened exhibit, “Made It: The Women Who Revolutionized Fashion,” which will run through March 14th of next year.           Host Mary Jacobsen will interview Slinkard about the exhibit’s focus on recognizing and celebrating women’s... See More

Scout Troop 21 Linked Units of Newburyport, MA and the American Red Cross are teaming up  to boost blood supply. 

The uncertainties of the times in which we live require a new commitment to maintain a  constant community blood supply.  That’s why Scout Troop 21 of Newburyport, MA and the American Red Cross this holiday  season are teaming up to help ensure that a safe and adequate blood supply is available when  needed. Please continue... See More

Child Find Notice

Child Find Notice It is the responsibility of the Newburyport Public Schools to identify any child who is a resident of Newburyport, who may have a disability, regardless of the severity of the disability. It is also the responsibility of Newburyport Public Schools to evaluate those students to determine if they are eligible for special education or related services... See More

Preventing the Next Pandemic

       The World Wildlife Fund’s Annika Terrana, a specialist in building resilient ecosystems, will visit “The Morning Show” on Thursday, November 19th to discuss the link between public health and the health of the natural world.           Host Mary Jacobsen will interview Terrana about the connection between protecting nature and wildlife and the prevention... See More