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Snow (or Hunger) Moon

New Moon 0% visible 1/31
Full Moon 99% visible 2/15- - 2/16

SMILE (Seek More Information/insight Logged/linked Electronically ) on the World Wide Web ...

About Moons & Tides in "time & space" ...

Full Moon names at

Moon's astrological place at (Old Farmers)

Regional tides, Moon & Sun rises at

About timekeeping & keeping pace with the Heavens ...

Calendars throughout the Ages at

Perpetual calendar at

Suggested by a "Comity connection" ~

Select Comity "inspired" pieces by The Fourth Estate ...

"Moon Walking" (with footnotes) retraces the Waterside's Cosmology (Newburyport Current, 11/05/04)

"The Waterside looks to the night sky" ~ article/image regarding Full Corn Moon (Newburyport Current, 9/03/09)

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community of Newburyport, Massachusetts
How far that little candle throws his beams! So shines a good deed in a naughty world ... When the moon shone we did not see the candle ... So doth the greater glory dim the less ...
(conversation between Portia & Nerisse in Scene V Act 1 of William Shakespeare's "Merchant of Venice')
Let us all aspire to such "goodly conversation" & "familiar commerce" on both stage & page. And seek out "thoughtways" at every turn.

Turn to the most current "conversation piece" presented on page (in print & online) at this link within

In turn, join the goodly conversation ~ entertainment & enlightenment at the upcoming community gathering

History records that on Feb 4, 1764, the Waterside Third Parish of Newbury was established as the separate town of Newburyport ~ with the first town meeting held Feb 8, 1764 ...

Thus & so, throughout the (new-style & old-style calendar) year, the Waterside community of Newburyport shall remark this monumental 250-year milestone in style.

In anticipation of the celebration (& cerebration) of this milestone in the Waterside's history (& history in the making) ~ let us together take a measure of progress in consideration of the ahead ...

Therefore, duing the last third & quarter of the old-style (Julian) civic year termed "The Year of Common Wealth & Weal ~ our intent is to physically meet about the Waterside..

To mete more about the Waterside (in a virtual sense) ~ the website is to be revised in phases with upcoming full & new Moons ~ with major revisions planned after the new-style calendar & turn of the old-style civic calendar year ~

Come to know more about upcoming opportunities to join the Waterside community gams & gatherings ~ or timely opportunities to o come to a "meeting of the minds" at forums & meetings ~ check the notice of scheduled events at this link within

Be incited to SMILE at this link within ~ Go Say! Goce!

And SMILE about a Note of Triumph

SMILE (Seek More Information Logged/linked Electronically) at the following ~

Key links within
(the website)
Key links without
(the World Wide Web)
Wonder of Wonder!
Lord Timothy Dexter
in (pro)Motion of Comity
Site Map ~
Navigating the Narrative
Lord Timothy Dexter & The Fifth Estate
in a Motion of Comity

( domain)
City Charter review process City of Newburyport Website
Old Beacon Oak ~
The Forum Tree
Public forum archives:
Year 2002 ~ Year 2003 ~ Year 2007
The Ship (navigating the narrative)
The Ship is Ready ~ Come home! Come home!
Homeward Bound (in a Motion of Comity)
Commonwealth of Massachusetts Website
( City of Newburyport related links)
The Waterside Community Milestones
(Essex Heritage Certificate)
Essex National Heritage Area
Newburyport's historic burial grounds ~
Seek & ye shall find insight & onsite tours ~

Bill Plante's Sometimes Series
on Newburyport's restoration

The Newburyport Daily News Series
"A Port in Progress"
Key link
Local Press: Archived collection of
pieces & threads to "loom wisdom"
Local Print Media Online:
Newburyport Daily News
Newburyport Current (weekly)
Masthead (NHS student biweekly)
Key links
(Ex) Press: Published correspondence,
letters to the editor & "conversation pieces"
forwarded in a Motion of Comity by the Committee of
Correspondence (Comity, so called, "on behalf of ye rest")

Dedicated to the enrichment &
preservation of Newburyport: (website)
PPreservationist (blog)
@PP Newburyport links ~ @PP News links

Local Broadcast & Electronic Media:
Port Media (cable public access programming)
Newburyport Today (e-source)
Greater Newburyport Today (e-source)

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