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Stage One donates $1,000 to local charity
Stage One: The Drama company at Peabody High school recently collected donations on four different occasions during two of their productions.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Peabody Essex Museum presents 70 Zebra Finches and more
The Peabody Essex Museum explores soundscapes and nontraditional forms of music in its newest contemporary art exhibition, FreePort [No.
Peabody's WWII Veterans Are Invited to Breakfast
The Interact Club will host a pancake breakfast for the veterans in the high school cafeteria at 8 a.m. Students will serve breakfast as well as interview veterans about their experiences during World War II.
Mon Dec 09, 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.
Bulger prosecutor leaves Ma Us Attorney's Office
A federal prosecutor who recently completed a 20-year quest to convict former Boston crime boss James "Whitey" Bulger has left the U.S. Attorney's Office to join a prominent Boston law firm.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Shopping for a Christmas Tree Around Peabody
Do you have a favorite place you patronize each year? Looking for somewhere new to buy a Christmas tree? Here are some places around Peabody to buy a tree this year, be it a live one or artificial, full-sized or pint-sized.
Diversity Committee announces 2014 Drum Major for Justice Award winners
The Danvers Committee for Diversity has chosen three people to receive its 2014 Drum Major for Justice Award at the town's annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Awards Dinner next month.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Jose D. Furtado
Jose D. Furtado, 77, of New Bedford, passed away peacefully at home on Friday, December 6, 2013, surrounded by his family.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Four Residents Displaced After Fire at Lowell Street Home
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.
Woman Charged With Shoplifting, A&B After Disturbance Outside Mall
Police said there was a man charging his phone and his computer while he was waiting for his wife in the mall.
Nanny Accused of Leaving Danvers Child Home Alone for Hours
A 23-year-old nanny is accused of leaving a Danvers toddler she was supposed to care for instead home alone for hours on end.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Police: Woman calls 911 for a push around 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.
Urgent Care Centers Seek to Provide Quality, Affordable and Convenient Care
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.
Brooksby Farm Hosts Holiday Open House and More This Weekend
Brooksby Farm hosts its annual holiday open house this weekend . Stop in Saturday or Sunday from noon to 3 p.m. There will be wagon rides over the hills and through the woods, a bonfire to warm your toes, pre-cut Christmas trees for sale along with wreaths, roping and swags, complimentary hot mulled cider, tastings of jellies, marmalades and ... (more)
Wed Dec 04, 2013
FBI Report Shows Crime Has Declined in Peabody
Crime statistics recently released by the FBI show that both violent crime and property crime in Peabody continues to decline.
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Gallery to feature MCLA student, alumni works
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.
Next Steps for Pool to Be Decided Wednesday Night
2. Breakfast: The North Shore Chamber of Commerce's executive breakfast on Wednesday will focus on college success.
A kernel of an idea expanded to a popcorn truck
Most start-ups begin with a kernel of an idea. Jo-Anne and Scott Gibson's new business also started with a kernel - literally.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Alleged Drug Dealer Arrested Following Salem Traffic Stop
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.
Man Charged for Indecent Exposure; Burglary at Home Under Repair From Fire
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.