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The North Shore Visits the 1970s in American Hustle
Look for foofy hair, corduroys, leisure suits and American cars in American Hustle, a highly acclaimed David O. Russell movie due in theaters Dec. 20. Oh yeah, and look for Swampscott and Lynn.
Man Says Neighbor Dumped Dead Cat on Doorstep and Made Threats
6:40 p.m. A caller reported a person fell getting out of a car on Foster Street near Petrillo's.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Caller Says Kids Surfing Behind Car; Man Charged With Price Tag Tampering
7:01 p.m. Report of a road rage incident at the Liberty Tree Mall. A caller said a male punched her car.
Man Suffers Hand Injury While Snowblowing
Lynnfield Police responded to these and other calls for service between Friday, December 13 and Sunday, December 15. On Friday, December 13 at 9:12 a.m. an Apple Hill Lane resident reported a man in the woods had been looking into her window.
Memorabilia from Hilltop Steakhouse auctioned
The Daily Item of Lynn reported that the auction happened Saturday at the landmark restaurant on Route 1 in Saugus, which closed Oct. 20. The cows sold for as much as $1,800 each.
Smashed Bottles Lead to OUI and Stolen Vehicle Charges
Friday, Dec. 13 8:24 a.m., a semi-conscious seventh-grader was transported to the hospital from West Shore Drive.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
Man Dials 911 to Report Nosy Neighbor
She said said she was having a problem with parents picking up children and parking illegal areas, blocking fire hydrants and residents' driveways.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Tewksbury Police Arrest Two on Trafficking Charges in Separate Drug Busts
Tewksbury Police announced a Lawrence man and Lynn man were arrested earlier this week on drug trafficking charges following separate incidents on Tuesday and Wednesday.
Lynn man charged in string of bank robberies
A suspect believed to be involved in a one-man crime spree robbing banks in and around Boston has been brought into Malden District Court Friday.
Tewksbury police charge 2 in separate drug busts
Police arrested two men this week for allegedly dealing drugs in Tewksbury, charging one with dealing cocaine and oxycodone pills and the other with dealing heroin, according to police.
Health Policy Commission to review Partners plan to acquire Hallmark Health System
The state's new watchdog agency for health costs said Friday that it will investigate the impact on the North Shore of Partners HealthCare System's plan to acquire Hallmark Health System, which operates Melrose-Wakefield Hospital and Lawrence Memorial Hospital in Medford.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
State Police Reconstructing Fatal Salem Accident Tonight
The Salem Police Department announced Thursday that Marlborough Road from Osborne Hill to Rockdale Avenue will be closed to all traffic tonight from 9 to 11 p.m. to perform an accident reconstruction with the State Police Department.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Salem Police Make Warrant Arrest on Margin Street
At 4:46 p.m., police responded to a report of a suspicious item found in an apartment on First Street.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Regulators: Revere-only casino should have new vote
Revere, Mass. Mayor Daniel Rizzo speaks to reporters during a news conference in Lynn, Mass., Monday, Dec. 9, 2013, next to a rendering of a proposed casino development by Mohegan Sun in Revere, Mass.
Fire guts Lynn apartment building, 15 homeless
Lynn firefighters work a 3 alarm fire at 139 Chestnut St. today December 10, 2013.
Acupuncture program brings solace for patients in hospice
In her Winthrop living room, she is silent in her pink, comfy chair. Just moments before, Daria Casinelli, a licensed acupuncturist, inserted 14 needles in Woods' wrists, feet, and ears to help reduce the pain she feels in her feet and stomach, and to allow the 80-year-old former nurse to breathe easier.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Local officials endorse Revere casino proposal
Area leaders, from left, Revere Mayor Daniel Rizzo, Lynn Mayor Judith Flanagan Kennedy, Salem Mayor Kim Driscoll, Saugus Town Manager Scott Crabtree and Chelsea City Manager Jay Ash, stand beside a rendering of a proposed casino development by Mohegan Sun in Revere, during a news conference in Lynn, Mass., Monday, Dec. 9, 2013.
House Struck With Chocolate, Man Reports Threat With Knife and Extortion Call
An officer said the house was "struck with chocolate." 2:17 p.m. A caller on Lisburn Street complained about a blue Escalade from Walden Hill Drive.
Lynn man indicted on murder charge in baby's death
A Lynn man charged with fatally beating his girlfriend's 3-month-old son is now facing a murder charge.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Lodge at Old Trail Celebrates First Centenarian Resident
Florence Greville marked her 100th birthday with a party at The Lodge at Old Trail Nov. 19. A lifelong piano player, Greville decided to take up jazz piano at age 98 and enjoyed a jazz piano concert at the party.