A Whale Of A Tale

A Whale Of A Tale

SALISBURY BEACH – Mike Paige was preparing to teach a business law course at Bentley College when he got a text last week from the Marine Mammal...

Belleville Roots Concerts Are Back

Belleville Roots Concerts Are Back

NEWBURYPORT – It has been two years since the popular Irish band, Dervish, brought its brand of Irish pub music to the Belleville Congregational...

Fire Destroys Beach Motel, Residences

Fire Destroys Beach Motel, Residences

SALISBURY BEACH – On the northern edge of the parking lot of the popular Pavilion events center, Michael’s Oceanfront Motel, an apartment house and three homes, were burned to the ground early Monday morning in a nine-alarm fire that brought firefighters from surrounding communities. Firefighters, braving cold, rain and 30-mile per hour wind gusts that pummeled sand in their faces, could not save the buildings between Central Avenue and the beach. But they were able to rescue more than a dozen people. “We got...

Looking for a Home? Good Luck

Looking for a Home? Good Luck

REGIONAL – If you want to buy a home on the North Shore in 2022, two veteran Realtors have three words of advice: patience, persistence and most of...

2022 Will Bring Changes

2022 Will Bring Changes

It’s January and time to turn our attention to a new Year that hopefully will be our third and final year of Covid. Keep your fingers crossed.  As we closed out 2021, so much was left for us to finish here on the beautiful North Shore.  In the...

How to Win a Bidding War

How to Win a Bidding War

With spring right around the corner (I know, we haven’t even seen snow yet but I can think positively right?) the real estate market should be very strong, maybe not as crazy as spring 2021 but most economists see a sellers’ market with 5% price...

In Search of Better Sleep – Part 2

In Search of Better Sleep – Part 2

Last week I introduced Part 1 of “In Search of Better Sleep”. For this week’s column to make the most sense, I would encourage you to read that column first. It can be found at www.towncommonmedia.com. In case you don’t have a chance to read it,...

Fire Destroys Beach Motel, Residences

Fire Destroys Beach Motel, Residences

SALISBURY BEACH – On the northern edge of the parking lot of the popular Pavilion events center, Michael’s Oceanfront Motel, an apartment house and three homes, were burned to the ground early Monday morning in a nine-alarm fire that brought firefighters from surrounding communities. Firefighters, braving cold, rain and 30-mile per hour wind gusts that pummeled sand in their faces, could not save the buildings between Central Avenue and the beach. But they were able to rescue more than a dozen people. “We got...

A Whale Of A Tale

A Whale Of A Tale

SALISBURY BEACH – Mike Paige was preparing to teach a business law course at Bentley College when he got a text last week from the Marine Mammal Rescue Team at the Seacoast Science Center in Rye, NH, asking him if he could help a stranded mammal on the beach.  Paige, a volunteer rescuer and avid surfer, who lives in Newburyport, has helped a variety of animals in trouble on the beach from seals to seagulls. With his winter water gear in hand,...

Belleville Roots Concerts Are Back

Belleville Roots Concerts Are Back

NEWBURYPORT – It has been two years since the popular Irish band, Dervish, brought its brand of Irish pub music to the Belleville Congregational Church on High Street for local music lovers to clap, stomp and sing along.  That Pandemic-created void is about to end when Dervish, the first of three spring concerts in the Belleville Roots Concert Series, will perform at 4 p.m. Sunday, March 6. “We are excited. We are hopeful,” said Ken Irwin, a...

Looking for a Home? Good Luck

Looking for a Home? Good Luck

REGIONAL – If you want to buy a home on the North Shore in 2022, two veteran Realtors have three words of advice: patience, persistence and most of...

How to Win a Bidding War

How to Win a Bidding War

With spring right around the corner (I know, we haven’t even seen snow yet but I can think positively right?) the real estate market should be very...

In Search of Better Sleep – Part 2

In Search of Better Sleep – Part 2

Last week I introduced Part 1 of “In Search of Better Sleep”. For this week’s column to make the most sense, I would encourage you to read that column first. It can be found at www.towncommonmedia.com. In case you don’t have a chance to read it, here is a brief recap: I have been involved in treating patients with sleep apnea for a few years. These are patients who have been diagnosed with sleep apnea by a physician, but were unable or...

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