, Newburyport, MA


August 22, 2013

Newburyport News in Brief

IC School class of ’63 seeks members

Immaculate Conception Grammar School, class of 1963, will be holding their 50th reunion on Oct. 12 and are looking for the following people:

John Burke, Carmen Carbone, Robert Comora, Raylene Connors, Robert Cusack, Richard Doyle, Robert Dumas, Francis Finneran, Patricia Gallagher, Peter Genna, Ellen Jones, Kevin Kelleher, Michael King, Jean LaValley, Tommy Lyons, Laurie Newton, Adrian Roux, Derek Russell, Mike Rymsha, Eileen Walsh, Robert Walsh and Carl Wright.

Email responses to Tommie Gibbons at

50th reunion set

Newburyport High School class of 1963 will celebrate its 50th reunion with a September weekend of events. Friday evening, Sept. 20, we will tour the Newburyport Brewery. Saturday morning, Sept. 21, we are offering a tour of Newburyport High School. Saturday evening, Sept. 21, will be the “Main Event” reunion celebration upstairs at the Mission Oak Grille. Sunday morning, Sept. 22, there will be a brunch at the Riverside Cafe. Members of the Class of ’63 and others interested in attending are invited to contact the committee for details.

Exchange Club selling flags

The Exchange Club of Greater Newburyport’s “Field of Honor” tent will be set up in Market Square on Saturday, Aug. 24, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. for the sale of American flags to be installed on the Bartlet Mall during the week preceding Sept. 11 to honor those who have served as fire, police, EMT or military personnel. Flags, which may be dedicated to individuals of the purchaser’s choice, cost $40. They may be picked up at the end of display week. Funds from the event go towards the club’s community service programs, college scholarships or support of the Michael B. Christensen Community and Family Support Center, the child abuse prevention program of the Merrimack Valley Exchange Clubs. The club meets on the first and third Tuesdays of the month at 7 p.m. at the Starboard Galley.

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