NewburyportNews.com, Newburyport, MA

March 15, 2013

Last day to submit photos for postmaster's contest

STAFF REPORTS
Newburyport Daily News

---- — NEWBURYPORT — Today is the last day to submit entries in a photo contest sponsored by Postmaster Paul Bolas.

The theme is winter, and those postmarked by the end of the day will be included in the upcoming judging.

Entries can be submitted to: Winter in Newburyport, PO Box #5, Newburyport, MA 01950-9998.

Bolas said the photo must be taken in Newbury, Newburyport or Salisbury. Key requirement: The subject must be a matter of local interest.

The winners in two categories, adult and young adult (16 and under), will each receive a $50 gift certificate, organizers say.

In addition, the winning photos will be placed in lobby of the local Postal Service at 61 Pleasant St. The best photos will remain on the wall for a year until new winners are chosen.

Entries will not be accepted electronically. It is suggested that the photo be 8-by-10 inches, and people can enter up to three photos.

Bolas can be reached at 978-463-5489.