July 23, 2024
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MEET THE MEMBER
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Meet the Member: Three Sisters Garden Project

by Alyssa Conary
Interviewee: Elizabeth Green (she/her) In your own words, tell us about your business, organization, or initiative. Three Sisters is a nonprofit organization and 6-acre farm based in Ipswich and Wenham, serving food-insecure neighbors across 18 Essex County cities and towns. Using sustainable agriculture as a platform for change, we seek to work collaboratively to build community, share resources, and grow
July 23, 2024
July 23, 2024
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Meet the Member: Salem School of Witchcraft

by Alyssa Conary
Interviewee: Hope Carpenter (they/them) In your own words, tell us about your business, organization, or initiative. I own and operate the Salem School of Witchcraft, an AirBnB in Salem and have happily been hosting since 2016. Once I finished creating a magical world here, it was time to start designing and creating things. My ultimate goal is to create jobs
July 23, 2024
July 23, 2024
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Meet the Member: Alder & Spice Candle Company

by Alyssa Conary
Interviewee: Kat Foley (she/her/hers) In your own words, tell us about your business, organization, or initiative. Alder & Spice is dedicated to creating high-quality candles to brighten and enhance any space. We hand-pour each candle using premium ingredients to ensure a clean, non-toxic, long-lasting burn with a beautiful and balanced fragrance. Our mission is to provide our customers with an
July 23, 2024
July 23, 2024
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Salem

Destination Salem Announces Ashley Judge at New Executive Director

by cns2020
SALEM, Mass.— Destination Salem is pleased to announce the appointment of Ashley Judge as its new Executive Director, effective today. Judge brings a wealth of experience in strategic leadership, marketing, and revenue growth to the role and is poised to lead Destination Salem into its next phase of evolution. As Executive Director, Judge will advocate for tourism initiatives that deliver
July 23, 2024
July 23, 2024
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City of Salem
Festivals

Salem Heritage Days 2024 Schedule

by cns2020
Salem Heritage Days 2024 – August 3 – August 11 Salem Heritage Days is a week-long festival in Salem, Massachusetts, celebrating the city’s history, present, and future. Running for more than 50 years, this beloved tradition includes events for all ages, such as food, music, comedy, and various activities. The festival is a true community celebration, with all events produced
July 23, 2024
July 18, 2024
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Poets' Corner
The Thursday Poets

POETS’ CORNER: “I’ll always remember some of the music,” a Review of Margaret Young’s How Else Can We Know What’s Beautiful? by Jennifer Martelli

by Alyssa Conary
“I’ll always remember some of the music,” a review of Margaret Young’s How Else Can We Know What’s Beautiful?   In her poem, “Pokeweed’s All,” Margaret Young writes, This much-too-muchness: magenta bracts the berries dangle from, pink as the T-Mobile lady’s dress and motorcycle . . . . Young’s masterful placement of sound and image, of nature and man-made, creates
July 18, 2024
July 18, 2024
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Meet the Member: PopsWorkshoppe

by Alyssa Conary
Interviewee: Kayla Wagner (she/her) In your own words, tell us about your business, organization, or initiative. PopsWorkshoppe is woman-owned and operated business that offers a personalized experience through custom jewelry, bags, tumblers, mugs, and much more. We were founded in 2016 after my father, Al, passed away from stage 4 pancreatic cancer. He made hand-stamped rings and loved every second
July 18, 2024
July 17, 2024
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Meet the Member: Cheetah DJ & Photography

by Alyssa Conary
Interviewees: Brian & Nadine Cheetah Tell us about your business, organization, or initiative. We are a Husband & Wife Wedding DJ and Wedding Photography Team. When you book us for your Wedding, you will be working with a Family of Professionals. Brian is the DJ & MC, Nadine is the Lead Photographer and our son Aidan is our Second Shooter.
July 17, 2024
July 17, 2024
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Meet the Member: Aurora Lights Coaching

by Alyssa Conary
Interviewee: Kathleen Young (she/her) Tell us about your business, organization, or initiative. I founded Aurora Lights Coaching in 2019. I provide full-scale, confidential coaching services for Individuals, Educators and Students. I partner with my clients through open and transformative conversation, exercises and accountability systems to set goals, identify patterns, problem-solve and explore what mindsets and action plans will lean into
July 17, 2024
July 15, 2024
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Festivals
MUSIC

Salem Jazz and Soul Festival 2024: Free Music, Local Talent, and Community Spirit

by cns2020
Get ready to groove, Salem! The Salem Jazz and Soul Festival is back for its 18th season, bringing the heat to Salem Willows on August 17, 2024. From 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., this free festival will transform the historic park into a vibrant celebration of jazz, soul, and community spirit. Picture this: a beautiful summer day by the ocean,
July 15, 2024