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Making Fourth of July Plans in Marblehead?
What to do this Fourth of July? We know you're busy, so we're happy to do the research and find the best things to do and places to go, both locally and within reasonable striking distance.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Storm with Damaging Winds Headed Toward Marblehead
Marblehead is in the line of fire for a severe thunderstorm on Monday evening, prompting a severe thunderstorm warning to be issued through 6:30 p.m. The National Weather Service issued a severe thunderstorm warning at 5:37 p.m. for southern Essex County, including Marblehead, as well as parts of Middlesex County and Suffolk County.
Smash Star Coming to Marblehead for Summer Workshop
Tonight, beware of the chance of thunderstorms and showers. Sunrise: 5:03 a.m. Low tide: 12:10 p.m. High tide: 5:39 p.m. Sunset: 8:25 p.m. 2. TV and stage actor Jeremy Jordan will headline Marblehead's Broadway Break Thru , a week-long intensive workshop next month.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
This Week's Best Blog Posts on Marblehead Patch
Marblehead Patch is a news source - and we're also a community platform. Here's a review of the week's best blog posts from readers and local organizations.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
DePaula Faces Rape, More Child Pornography Charges After New Images Surface Online
Marblehead resident Raymond DePaula, who is embroiled in a child pornography and illegal weapons case , was arrested at his home Thursday afternoon and charged with raping a child, along with distributing and posing in pornographic photos with the child after new images surfaced online earlier this month.
New Superintendent Well Prepared to Head Marblehead Schools
As the deputy superintendent for the Leominister schools, Maryann Perry worked for four superintendents in seven years and learned something different from each.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Two Marblehead beaches closed until further notice
The Marblehead Board of Health has closed Stramski Beach and Grace Oliver Beach as they have failed to meet the Massachusetts Office of Health and Human Service's minimum standards for bathing beaches.
Selectmen Choose Red 'Keep it Local' Signs
The Marblehead Board of Selectmen were charged with picking one of three ' Keep it Local, Shop Marblehead ' sign designs at their meeting at Abbot Hall Wednesday night - and had to decide between blue, black and red.
Is West Nile Virus Coming to Marblehead?
After a particularly tough year for the West Nile virus in 2012, Massachusetts health officials are bracing for what could be another busy summer for the mosquito-borne illness.
Rip Current Warning Issued for Marblehead
Rain, mainly before noon. Patchy fog before 9 a.m. High near 63. North wind 7 to 17 mph.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Rain-Soaked Marblehead Has Yet Another Flood Watch
Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. Sunrise: 5:05 a.m. Low tide: 9:07 a.m. High tide: 3:26 p.m. Sunset: 8:21 p.m. 2. Flood Watch: The wet weather continues, and with it yet another flood watch for Marblehead and eastern Massachusetts .
Wed Jun 12, 2013
'The Crazy Candy Lady' Opening Soon in Marblehead
Marblehead will get it's third candy shop this summer when The Crazy Candy Lady opens inside the new Warwick building on Pleasant Street.
Erratic Driver Charged With OUI and Suspicious Males With Chalk
The following are excerpts from reports in the Danvers Police Department press log from June 10. Monday, June 10 12:27 a.m. Charles Rehal, 61, of 28 Holten St., Danvers, was arrested, following a report of an erratic operator on Endicott Street.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
School Committee Negotiates Contract with New Superintendent
After months of turmoil on the School Committee that led to the resignation of Superintendent Greg Maass, the committee has agreed unanimously that Maryann Perry is the right person to lead Marblehead schools for at least the next couple of years.
Local Man Arrested for OUI, Second Offense
Thurday, June 6 At 12:59 p.m., two weed whackers were reported stolen from Leahy Landscaping.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Beatles Cover Concert at Marblehead's UUC
The Unitarian Universalist Congregation in Marblehead will be hosting a night of Beatles covers featuring three local musicians.
Marblehead Author Worried She May Be Called as Witness in Whitey Bulger Trial
A Marblehead author could wind up as a witness for the defense in the Whitey Bulger trial.
New Flood Watch Declared for Marblehead Area
Chance of precipitation is 30 percent. See below for more on heavy rains expected this evening into Tuesday.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
WMS Roof Project, Grants Awarded and Mosquito Spraying
School Committee Awards Wayland Middle School Roof Contract The Wayland Middle School roof repair came in about $500,000 less than anticipated.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
All Aboard! Take a Virtual Ferry Ride from Salem to Boston
Sometimes, regrettably, you might have to leave Marblehead. And if your destination is Boston, you might want to know that the seasonal Salem Ferry is back in service.