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Experience the World through Art at R. Michelson Galleries Experience the World through Art at R. Michelson Galleries

By Marina I. Jokic

R. Michelson Galleries in Springfield, Massachusetts houses the work of bourgeoning and established artists. The gallery showcases art work in various mediums such as oil, egg tempera, watercolors, prints, and bronze sculpture.

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Have Your Perfect Wedding at the Union Station Grand Ballroom Have Your Perfect Wedding at the Union Station Grand Ballroom

By Marina I. Jokic

More than a century old the Union Station Grand Ballroom in Northampton has become one of the most in-demand wedding venues in the Commonwealth

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Visit Arts Center East in Vernon, Connecticut Visit Arts Center East in Vernon, Connecticut

By Marina I. Jokic

The Arts Center East in Vernon, Conn. was born a few years ago thanks to the efforts of town residents and a fortuitous state grant of $1.7 million. It was given new life in 2012, two years after renovation of the old building had begun. Today, the center works tirelessly to enrich the lives of local residents through a mixture of social events, performances, and exhibits.

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CLINIC Alternative Medicines: Helping People Achieve Holistic Wellness CLINIC Alternative Medicines: Helping People Achieve Holistic Wellness

By Marina I. Jokic

CLINIC Alternative Medicines in Northhampton is your go-to wellness center, focusing on physical and mental healing through acupuncture, herbal medicine, "dreamwork," hypnotherapy and various massage treatments. Licensed acupuncturist and wellness tycoon Jennifer Nery discovered her vocation in 2003 as a patient battling a serious rugby injury to her shoulder. Her speedy recovery after three treatments of acupuncture impassioned her to shift careers.

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Make Your Next Event Rock with Rob Peters Entertainment Make Your Next Event Rock with Rob Peters Entertainment

By Marina I. Jokic

Rob Peters Entertainment in Plymouth, Mass. is a professional, full-service mobile entertainment company that provides music and sound reinforcement for events. Operating since 1987, the company has been providing a variety of entertainment services and creating memorable events thanks to an experienced team of disc jockeys and photographers. Rob Peters Entertainment also puts on live and interactive game shows, kids' parties with magic shows and balloon twisters.

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Entertainment by Scott T. Sica Emcees and Lights Up the Show Entertainment by Scott T. Sica Emcees and Lights Up the Show

By Marina I. Jokic

If you reside in Massachusetts and are looking to find a DJ for your next event, check out Entertainment by Scott T. Sica in Plymouth. Not only can Sica work within the confines of any budget, he can also customize an entertainment package just for you.

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Box Your Stress Away at Suffield Area's Hits and Kicks Box Your Stress Away at Suffield Area's Hits and Kicks

By Marina I. Jokic

Taught by owner and head coach Donna Calabrese and guest boxing coach Pito Cordona, the classes are designed to accommodate people from all fitness levels, increase their stamina, and enhance their cardiovascular health.

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Let Emily's Catering Group Make Your Next Event Flawless Let Emily's Catering Group Make Your Next Event Flawless

By Marina I. Jokic

Servicing New York, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island, Emily's takes care of the rentals to ensuring your guests receive professional and courteous service.

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Bringing Your Body and Spirit Back to Life at Rejuvenations Salon & Day Spa Bringing Your Body and Spirit Back to Life at Rejuvenations Salon & Day Spa

By Marina I. Jokic

If you are looking for a complete spa experience, Rejuvenations Salon & Day Spa in Plymouth, Massachusetts is the place to visit. Featuring haircuts, styling, nail care, bodywork, skin treatments, waxing, and makeup, Rejuvenations can give you a professional makeover for a reasonable price.

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Paddle into Your New Adventure with the Help of Westport's Osprey Sea Kayak Paddle into Your New Adventure with the Help of Westport's Osprey Sea Kayak

By Marina I. Jokic

Osprey Sea Kayak Adventures located in Westport, Massachusetts specializes in kayak, canoe, and paddle board lessons, instructor training and certification, and equipment rentals.

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Fostering a Community of Artists at the Cambridge Art Association Fostering a Community of Artists at the Cambridge Art Association

By Marina I. Jokic

The Cambridge Art Association's mission is to build a vibrant community through visual art. To that end, the association facilitates dialogue among local artists, art collectors, and art aficionados and has showcased numerous exhibits.

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Cambridge Brings Patrons a Musical and Culinary Center All in One at the Plough & Stars Cambridge Brings Patrons a Musical and Culinary Center All in One at the Plough & Stars

By Marina I. Jokic

A popular Irish pub in the Boston area, the Plough & Stars was founded in 1969 by the O'Malley brothers Peter and Padraig and has become a local landmark of the city's literary and music scene.

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Adorning the Body with Custom Artwork at Central Square's Eridanos Tattoo & Art Gallery Adorning the Body with Custom Artwork at Central Square's Eridanos Tattoo & Art Gallery

By Marina I. Jokic

Eridanos Tattoo & Art Gallery in Cambridge, Massachusetts breaks the mold of traditional tattoo parlors.

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Find a Wholesome Breakfast and Strong Coffee at Fuel America Find a Wholesome Breakfast and Strong Coffee at Fuel America

By Marina I. Jokic

There is nothing like good, strong coffee and a hearty breakfast to start your day. Cafe Fuel America has mastered the art of coffee and early morning foods.

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Navigating the Legal System with the Help of Bristol County Probate and Family Court Registry Navigating the Legal System with the Help of Bristol County Probate and Family Court Registry

By Marina I. Jokic

The Bristol County Probate and Family Court Registry situated in New Bedford, Massachusetts processes and reviews all legal filings and cases. It's the gateway of the local legal system, and a critical resource for residents.

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Newton's Innovation Institute Inspires and Engages Children Through Science Newton's Innovation Institute Inspires and Engages Children Through Science

By Marina I. Jokic

The Innovation Institute, located in Newton, Massachusetts, is a science and engineering program for children from five to seventeen years of age that offers classes in neuroscience, biochemistry, computer programming and physics among others.

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Premium Italian Coffee Right in the Heart of Downtown Boston Premium Italian Coffee Right in the Heart of Downtown Boston

By Marina I. Jokic

Caffe Nero started about twenty years ago in Europe. Founder Gerry Ford, who was truly passionate about coffee, had the grand vision of opening traditional Italian coffee houses all across Europe. That vision eventually materialized into a place that served exceptionally high quality coffees and became a social hub for the community.

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Older People and Folks with Disabilities Remain Independent and Safe with the Help of Somerville-Cambridge Elder Services Older People and Folks with Disabilities Remain Independent and Safe with the Help of Somerville-Cambridge Elder Services

By Marina I. Jokic

The Somerville-Cambridge Elder Services (SCES), located in Somerville, Massachusetts, has provided essential information and assistance to elderly and disabled citizens since 1972.

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Explore a National Legacy with the Help of Plymouth 400 Incorporated Explore a National Legacy with the Help of Plymouth 400 Incorporated

By Marina I. Jokic

In three years and two hundred and fourteen days, the four hundred year anniversary of the Mayflower voyage and the founding of the Plymouth colony will be marked. To commemorate this special milestone, the nonprofit organization Plymouth 400 based in Plymouth, Massachusetts will highlight the cultural contributions and American traditions that commenced with the interaction of the Wampanoag and the first English settlers.

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Nurturing the Artist Community in Somerville at the Brickbottom Artists Association Nurturing the Artist Community in Somerville at the Brickbottom Artists Association

By Marina I. Jokic

The Brickbottom Artist Association in Somerville, Massachusetts is a flourishing community of artistic professionals.

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A Thriving Theater Scene for Plymouth with the Priscilla Beach Theatre A Thriving Theater Scene for Plymouth with the Priscilla Beach Theatre

By Marina I. Jokic

Serving as a laboratory for aspiring actors, the barn theater welcomed all kinds of performers into its hall.

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From the U.S. Revolution to the 20th Century: Fort Taber-Fort Rodman Takes Us Back in Time From the U.S. Revolution to the 20th Century: Fort Taber-Fort Rodman Takes Us Back in Time

By Marina I. Jokic

If you are interested in U.S. military history, Fort Taber-Fort Rodman Historical Association and Military Museum in New Bedford, MA is a place worth visiting. The fort itself is considerable in size, while the museum houses many interesting military exhibits.

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Coolidge Corner Guest House: A Great Home Base in Boston Coolidge Corner Guest House: A Great Home Base in Boston

By Marina I. Jokic

Shawn and Jessica are the owners of this quaint bed and breakfast situated in Brookline, Massachusetts and they tell us why it's worth visiting. The Coolidge Corner Guest House is a historic site, a Victorian house that was transformed into a warm and welcoming inn which provides great amenities to its guests and a central location within minutes to downtown Boston.

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Marina I. Jokic is a Staff Writer at Mass Realty.

Marina Jokic holds a bachelor's degree from Connecticut College in Russian and East European studies, a master's in Buddhist studies from Harvard Divinity School, and a master's in Sustainability and Environmental Management, also from Harvard. Marina is interested in writing, research, science, and the environment- and loves hiking and canoeing.