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Light Up Essex is still going on and a great thing to get out and enjoy.  This year, the four year old tradition is tying into Cape Ann Winter Lights’ first ever regional holiday exterior light festival, designed to be a safe and festive way to enjoy the four towns of Cape Ann. 

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It was four years ago that a group in Essex started a tradition to brighten up its town and have some fun in the process.  Light Up Essex challenges businesses and residents to put their best seasonal light decorating foot forward.  This year the contest also has an online portion, to ensure…

Last spring, Essex Shellfish Constable Billy Novack presented a creative idea to the Board of Selectmen that he recommended: to install up to 60,000 baby oysters in the waters of Essex as part of an environmental project that works to turn oyster beds into sea cleaning engines.  That time ha…

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