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Port People: Meet BareWolf Brewing

Let us introduce you to one of our newest members, BareWolf Brewing! If you’re looking for your next happy hour spot or in search of a hip holiday party location, check out their taproom in Amesbury and try some of their ever-changing selection of brews. We interviewed one of the owners, Paul Bareford, to get…

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Port People: Meet Matthew Byrnes with DaMore Law

With nearly 20 years of experience practicing law, we interviewed Matthew to get to know more about his expertise and specialties at DaMore Law. We also wanted to know more about Matthew outside of the firm: Find out what instrument he plays, his biggest accomplishment, and his advice to aspiring attorneys. Q: When did you…

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“When witches go riding, and black cats are seen. The moon laughs and whispers, ’tis near Halloween.” The spookiness continues through Thursday as Halloween night creeps toward us. Enjoy more thrills at member events this week around Newboooryport! Newburyport Library’s Halloween Craft – Join the Newburyport Library on Tuesday, October 29 from 3:00pm – 4:30pm…

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Port People: Meet Dr. John Hein with Pentucket Medical

More and more Americans say they are suffering from allergies every year. With an increase of occurrences, food allergies are on the rise affecting nearly 5% of adults and 8% of children, according to the National Institutes of Health. Whether your system is triggered by food allergies, seasonal environmental pollens, asthma, insect bites or medications,…

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Letter from the President

Newburyport is the essence of charm. Our small coastal town is blessed with historic appeal, magnificent waterways and beaches, performing arts centers, and a downtown with excellent restaurants and shops. But something is missing. We have a marina area in great need of improvement—the 5.7 acres owned by New England Development with the potential of…

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We’ve still got a couple of months until 2019 wraps up, but it’s not too early to make some strategic end-of-the-year financial moves. Peter Doyle with Edward Jones in Amesbury provides the following suggestions as you begin your year-end financial planning.  First, ask your employer if you can increase your 401(k) contributions for the remainder…

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Port People: Meet Dr. Clancy of Newburyport Dental

The Chamber recently interviewed Dr. Anne-Marie Clancy with Newburyport Dental and learned more about her and her background, along with the dental practice located on Forrester Street. Q: How long has Newburyport Dental Associates been open? A: In 1978 the founder of the practice, Dr. Gerry Hirsch, opened the doors at his home office on…

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