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‘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

Beacon Hill Update: January 29, 2021

“Friday, January 29, 2021: As of Thursday night, DPH reported a total of 488,861 cases of COVID-19. The state reported 4,222 new confirmed cases. The state has now confirmed a total of 14,056 deaths from the virus. The Legislature returned an emissions reduction and climate bill (S 9) to Governor Baker’s desk Thursday about two... See More