News Minute: Here's the latest Massachusetts news from The Associated Press
The highest court in Massachusetts has thrown out a lawsuit aimed at blocking Tesla Motors from selling its electric cars directly to consumers. The Massachusetts State Automobile Dealers Association had sought to prevent the direct sales, citing a state law designed to block car dealers from abuses by car manufacturers.
Second Ipswich lightning strike victim dies
A second woman who was struck by lightning in Ipswich on September 6 has died. The two women were swimming at Crane Beach when lightning struck.
Mon Sep 08, 2014
Fallen tree in Massachusetts storm barely misses family
A tree crashed through an Ipswich family's home during Saturday's storm, narrowly missing a father and his young daughter. CONSTANT.
Cape Cod Times
Woman struck by lightning in Massachusetts dies
Ipswich police said in a statement that Marguerite Tomany, of North Grosvenor Dale village in Thompson, Connecticut, was one of two women struck by lightning at Crane Beach on Saturday when severe thunderstorms moved through the area.
Sat Sep 06, 2014
Lightning strike sends 2 to hospital
Two women were in critical condition last night after they were struck by lightning on Crane Beach in Ipswich yesterday afternoon as powerful thunderstorms crossed the state, prompting tornado warnings, torrential rains and damaging winds that knocked out power to thousands. The unidentified women, who were said to be in their 60s or 70s, were hit by the lightning at about 4 p.m. and went into cardiac arrest, prompting lifeguards on the beach to perform CPR until emergency crews arrived and took them to Beverly Hospital, acting Police Chief Jonathan Hubbard said.
Sentinel & Enterprise
Two struck by lightning as storm moves through
Two women were struck by lightning at a beach as a band of slow-moving thunderstorms rolled through Massachusetts, causing some power outages and prompting a short-lived tornado warning. Boston.com reported that two women in their 70s were struck by lightning on Crane Beach in Ipswich.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
For Years, Salem Man Picked Through Updike's Trash in Beverly Farms
A Salem man has admitted to taking trash from Pulitzer Prize-winning author John Updike during the final years of his life in Beverly Farms.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Try on these Clown Shoes
Clown Shoes Clementine came to me with special recommendation from an enthusiastic employee at the recently opened Pepperell Beverage .
Turner Hill Showcases Remaining Four Homes for Sale Before New Construction Phase
Set among century-old grounds with breath-taking views; the 300-acre Turner Hill golf community located at 3 Manor House Lane in Ipswich MA offers the ultimate in estate living with an unparalleled level of service and amenities.
Thu Aug 21, 2014