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Pandora Report 9.23.2016

Welcome to the first few days of Fall 2016! We need to really ramp up our investment in vaccines – an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. 1,827 more words

Pandora Report

The shipwrecks at Ipswich Bar

The Ipswich Bar has a long history of tragic shipwrecks. Its swift currents and shallow waters are especially dangerous during storms, and many ships have gone aground. 1,324 more words

Places

Massive Fire Destroys Multiple Homes On Plum Island

NEWBURYPORT (CBS) — A massive fire burned through several houses on Plum Island Saturday.

At least three homes and multiple cars on 20th street were damaged by the 5-alarm fire. 229 more words

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Destroying Nature... To Save It?

This summer, I was a REU intern for TIDE at the Plum Island Field Station conducting research on wetland plants.

While parts of the marsh can be a challenge to get to (carrying heavy equipment across narrow bridges, jumping muddy or water-filled mosquito ditches, and swatting greenflies every day!), I can’t lie that I still love spending my days collecting data out in the sun. 434 more words

Newburyport, Mass.: Very English in New England

There is are several guides to Newburyport online that may be of some help – this one is pretty good if you can get past the myriad of real estate advertising on it.  545 more words

Travel

3-Alarm Fire Destroys Home On Plum Island

PLUM ISLAND (CBS) — Firefighters battled a 3-alarm house fire on Plum Island Sunday evening.

Emergency crews responded to the home on 59th Street around 7:30p.m. 23 more words

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The Red Baron

Ever since I could talk, I’ve been very vocal about my ambitions to fly. One of my childhood heroes was Amelia Earhart. In second grade, we were assigned to read a biography and dress up as the subject to give our report. 674 more words