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Introducing: Referral Rewards Program

Introducing: Our Referral Rewards Program A referral is the best compliment we can receive at Phil Richard Insurance, and we reward you for it. Refer a friend and receive $10 in gift cards as a Thank You from us. Our goal is to help both our clients and our community, no matter what. Do you know someone in need of help? Whether it’s a simple question, a review of coverage,…

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Veteran’s Day Gratitude: Facts and Stats

  Veterans Day originated as “Armistice Day” on Nov. 11, 1919, the first anniversary of the end of World War I. Congress passed a resolution in 1926 for an annual observance, and Nov. 11 became a national holiday beginning in 1938. Veterans Day is not to be confused with Memorial Day–a common misunderstanding, according to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Memorial Day (the fourth Monday in May) honors American…

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Let Us Guide You This Halloween Season

As Halloween 2016 approaches on the North Shore, heavy tourism can cause more than a few accidents, losses, or claims on your car or your home. In the case of a loss, we took some tips from Safety Insurance on what to expect filing your first one:

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Community Spotlight: The Other ‘New Brother,’ Artist and Writer Elias Andrinopoulos

By: Jacqui Richard How Does He Do It?  Sporadic memories from childhood overcome every time when walking into New Brothers Deli in Danvers Square. Family lunch after church, breakfast as a teenager after a long, exhausting weekend, or coming home for break during college years and meeting with my dad, Phil, at his favorite lunch spot, all come to the surface. Nostalgia aside, as an adult it’s become a fountain…

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Phil Richard Supports the 2016 Greater Boston Walk to End Alzheimer’s

Phil Richard has a personal connection to Alzheimer’s. His father, Phil Talbot Richard, died from Alzheimer’s Disease on September 18, 2013. He was a man who had worked tirelessly throughout his life to care for and support his family. Even today, Phil and his brother, Nathan, are inspired by their father’s strong work ethic. To see such a great man struggle with Alzheimer’s was extremely difficult, and Phil knows he’s…

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Community Spotlight: New Brothers Deli’s Kary Andrinopolous Poet at Heart

Danvers residents know Kary Andrinopolous as the beloved and respected co-owner of New Brothers Deli in Danvers Square, where loyal patrons have enjoyed authentic Greek cuisine and attentive service across generations. Kary is regarded as a mover and shaker in our community, and has even held the title of “Honorary Mayor of Danvers,” bestowed on him by the Danvers Rotary Club in 2011 and again in 2013. Inside Brothers, the…

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Important Facts About Flood Insurance

You may not realize that your existing homeowners or commercial property insurance policy will not cover you for flood damage.   We’ve all seen the devastating impact flooding can have in high-risk areas across the country, like in Houston, Texas, a city that saw damages from spring flooding costing upwards of $14 million (Source: Claims Journal), and a string of West Virginia towns where the June floods damaged 4,000 homes…

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Community Spotlight: Nancy Frates and the Story of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Interview by: Jacqui Richard Setting: New Brother’s Deli in Danvers Square The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge is a global phenomenon. At least half of the world has been involved with it in some form or another. Recently, I had the pleasure of sitting down with Nancy Frates, the matriarch of the Frates family whose efforts have made the Ice Bucket Challenge what it is today. Like many of us, I…

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Phil Richard Announces New Community Spotlight Project

Friends and customers of Phil Richard Insurance have recognized Phil’s active engagement in the North Shore community for many years. Born and raised on the North Shore and a proud St. John’s Prep alumni, Phil has always tried to stay involved with his alma mater and other local organizations as he knows they are the foundation to his success. Above all, Phil believes in using his independent insurance business to support the people and the community where he…

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Danvers Registry of Motor Vehicles Shutting Down

The Danvers Registry of Motor Vehicles will be closing this Friday, June 24 due to concerns over the buildings infrastructure, the Massachusetts Transportation Department announced Tuesday. “Due to infrastructure issues at the RMV’s Danvers branch that have inhibited operations and reliable customer service, we are closing the existing facility and working expeditiously to identify a long-term replacement location,” said Registrar of Motor Vehicles Erin C. Deveney in a release. “We…

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