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Four residents were burned out of their house Friday afternoon after a fire broke out in the basement of a single-family home on Lowell Street.
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Police said there was a man charging his phone and his computer while he was waiting for his wife in the mall.
Police say a woman was arrested Monday night after she called 911 to request that officers push her around the mall in this Boston suburb.
The administrators behind CareWell Urgent Care say their business model fills an emerging niche as healthcare reform sweeps through the nation as millions more people get insured and seek quality affordable care at their own convenience.
Crime statistics recently released by the FBI show that both violent crime and property crime in Peabody continues to decline.
The Branch Gallery, in cooperation with Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts' Berkshire Cultural Resource Center will showcase the artwork of MCLA students and alumni in the upcoming 2013 Student/Alumni Exhibition, beginning on Thursday, Dec. 5, in the 18 Holden St. gallery.
2. Breakfast: The North Shore Chamber of Commerce's executive breakfast on Wednesday will focus on college success.
At 5:39 p.m., police stopped a motor vehicle on Peabody Street. Kayla A. Provencher , 23, of 15 MacArthur Circle, Peabody, was arrested on charges of possessing a class D substance with intent to distribute, possessing a class E substance and operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license.
A caller said the suspect left the scene in a car. 8:02 a.m. A caller at the Tannery Apartments on Crowninshield Street reported there was an unknown man sleeping in a second-floor hallway.
This split entry style home at 9 Birchwood Ave. in Peabody sold for $420,000 on Nov. 25. Credit: Zillow Wondering what property sold in Peabody recently? Thinking about moving or just wondering how much that house you drive by all the time sold for? Each Wednesday, Patch highlights properties that have recently sold.
Do you have a favorite place you patronize each year? Looking for somewhere new to buy a Christmas tree? Here are some local places to buy a tree this year, be it a live one or artificial, full-sized or pint-sized.
It turns out there are a few misconceptions about how the home rule petition process works in regard to liquor licenses, according to state Rep. Ted Speliotis.
The city is now sending a home rule petition to state lawmakers, seeking 10 new liquor licenses in Peabody.
Instead of scheduling an appointment with your primary care physician or waiting in a hospital emergency room with a bad cut or the flu, you can just drop in to a new neighborhood healthcare center for treatment.
Two adults will be facing charges of providing alcohol to teens at a house party on Fairview Avenue Saturday night.