Beverly’s New Year Celebration with Beverly Main Streets

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Beverly’s New Year 2023 will be a fun and free-to-attend event happening in downtown Beverly on December 31st. Festivities will begin around 3:30pm and conclude around 7pm with our grand procession down Cabot St. Please note that Cabot St, as well as some auxiliary side streets, will be closed to traffic from 3PM-7:30PM. The closure will extend from Cabot St’s intersection with …

Express Yourself to Create 200 Moments of Pure Kid Joy – VIDEO

This holiday season, we’re highlighting local businesses as part of our #StayLocal2020 campaign. Scroll to the bottom for more information. From Express Yourself Since March we’ve hand-delivered over 1,500 customized art boxes to our kids, reaching them where they live, whether that’s in their home or a residential treatment center. Each box contains everything needed to create a project, making it possible …

The Phoenix School Has a New Home

by Joey Phoenix The Phoenix School, whose small numbers provide a rare opportunity for in-person and predominantly exploratory outdoor learning, recently announced that they are moving to their new location at 28 Goodhue Street near Mack Park in Salem.  While teachers, and educational staff nationwide have been debating how to safely educate students this fall during a global pandemic, the …

Topsfield Fair Pumpkin Competition

No Topsfield Fair? Do it Yourself with These Fun Ideas

New Englanders have bemoaned the loss of many things this year: baseball games, concerts, going out to eat mask-free; but very few things have hit as hard as the news that the Topsfield Fair won’t open for the season. “Since America’s Oldest Fair began in 1818, it has only been canceled two other times,” said The Essex Agricultural Society in …

Dining Out with Little Ones? Pack Toys

by Day and Phil Bugler of Eat Drink Explore Going out to dine in a restaurant with a small child is no small feat. The anxiety of it can be almost crippling and make you want to stay in and order takeout. Being young parents who consider themselves huge foodies, dining out is non-negotiable.  Burrito (AKA Philip IV) is now …