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Wakefield Restaurant to Host Winthrop Elementary School Fundraiser
Here are five things to know for Thursday, Dec. 12 in the Melrose area: 1. Dockside Restaurant, 1099 Main St., in Wakefield will be hosting their Dine for Dollars fundraiser to benefit the Winthrop Elementary School starting at 2 p.m. Thursday, according to an event posting on Melrose Patch.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Police Log: North Andover Man Charged With Drunk Driving
At 10:39 a.m., a North Street resident reported someone stole a backpack blower valued at $200 from a shed.
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.
Lifesize plastic cow among items to be auctioned at Hilltop
The Hilltop Steakhouse may have served its last meal in October after 52 years, but you can own a piece of the landmark restaurant on Route 1 in Saugus, Mass.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Man Causes Head On Accident After Drinking 'Vodka...Too Many'
The following is an excerpt from the Woburn Police Department log. Please note that this is a sampling of activity in the log, not a complete account.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Running out of gas is just one risk of letting tank get too low
With gas prices once again rising above $3.50 a gallon, you might be tempted to let your tank run extra-low before fueling up.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
After Six Months, Dog Recovered In Wakefield
A couple of weeks ago, a report on the Animal Rescue League of Boston website told the story of Isa, a rescue dog brought from Puerto Rico who got loose in June in Stoneham and then proceeded to show up in Saugus, Stoneham and Wakefield - always one step ahead of her would-be rescuers.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Slain officer among police honored for bravery
A Springfield police officer who was shot and killed while responding to a domestic disturbance was honored posthumously on Monday with Massachusetts' highest law enforcement award.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Salem Man Arrested in Connection With Arson in Saugus
At 1:07 a.m., police responded to a past assault at the intersection of Washington and New Derby streets.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
We can still save Thanksgiving
THREE DAYS AGO, For a few fleeting hours, it seemed we Americans had everything we wanted.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Fenwick Hosts Pingree for Thanksgiving: Crusaders Hungry for Another Win
Thanksgiving Day football: The Peabody Tanners travel down to Saugus this morning for the next chapter in the long-running rivalry , but the Bishop Fenwick Crusaders get the home field advantage as they host the Pingree Highlanders.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Traffic Stop Leads to Arrest on Theft and Possession of Burglary Tool Charges
The initial call turned into a request for medical aid due to the female being unconscious.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Revere mayor 'cautiously optimistic' on Suffolk-Mohegan Sun deal
The Revere mayor today said he expects progress in the talks on a potential Suffolk Downs-Mohegan Sun partnership to build a resort-casino at the struggling racetrack.
City Council to Consider Plan to Increase Liquor Licenses in Peabody
The Licensing Board meets Monday in the basement conference room at City Hall. The board will be formally receiving applications and scheduling hearings for the full liquor license and beer and wine license the city currently holds.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Complaints Received About Blowing Leaves, Trespassing Media
Wakefield Police responded to these and other calls for service on Wednesday, November 20, 2013.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Baby Taken to Hospital After Spill From Carriage
An officer reported the vehicle and the driver were wanted on assault and battery charges by Danvers police.
Ex-mob associate convicted of racketeering charges
Enrico Ponzo, a Mafia associate who posed as a rancher while living for years on the run in Idaho, was convicted today in federal court in Boston of racketeering, including an attack on mobster Francis P. "Cadillac Frank" Salemme in Saugus in 1989.
Ex-N.E. Mob Associate Ponzo Is Convicted In Attempted Hit
A former Mob associate who spent over a decade posing as a cattle rancher in Idaho has been convicted in a string of federal charges, including the attempted murder of a man who became the boss of the New England Mafia.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Police: Scott Jones Threatened Suicide in 2010
Arlington police were called to the Newland Road home, where a family of four was found dead Monday , in 2010 for a report of the now deceased father threatening to commit suicide.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Police Nab Shoplifters at CVS and Walmart
5:39 p.m. John Keegan, 34, of Saugus, was arrested, following a report of a shoplifter at the CVS in Danvers Square.