Sentinel & Enterprise
Baker drops call on residency proof for shelter services
Prompted by a question floated by Democrats Wednesday in response to his plan to address homelessness, Republican gubernatorial candidate Charlie Baker's campaign said his position has changed since 2010 on the controversial issue of requiring proof of residence for those seeking all types of shelter services.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
Goodwill Accepting Donations Seven Days A Week
At the center you can donate clothing, textiles, shoes and other accessories, books, small working appliances, household items, small furniture, antiques, collectibles, and more.
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.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Salem Man Accused of Exposing Himself to Woman Outside Vinnin Store
A Salem man faces criminal charges for allegedly exposing himself to a woman in the parking lot outside Marshalls store on Saturday afternoon.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Car slams into Revere house, passenger dies, driver critical
A 19-year-old Swampscott man was clinging to life last night after a horrific early morning crash in Revere that killed his 20-year-old passenger, also from Swampscott, authorities said.
Saturday's Holiday Parade Gets Boost From Donation
Joseph R. Blood and his family stopped by the Swampscott Police Station and made a very generous donation to the Swampscott Police Association for costs associated with hosting the parade, said SPA President Ted Delano.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Selectmen Apply Temple Funds To Police Station
Selectmen voted 4-1 last week to apply leftover funds from the sale of the former Temple Israel property to help defray bonding on the new Swampscott Police Station.
Snow Gives Way to Rain Today
Any snow and ice on the ground this morning should melt away in the rain. The latest weather forecast from the National Weather Service says rain is in store for the Swampscott area mostly before 3 p.m. with a high around 37 degrees.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Swampscott Man Charged With OUI and Witness Intimidation
Tuesday, Dec. 3 3:15 am, report of a 19-year-old wit a knee infection who passed out on Shaw Road.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Traffic Island Awards Go to Three Businesses and an Individual
At the Nov. 6 Swampscott Board of Selectmen's meeting, the Beautification Committee presented the 1st annual Traffic Island Design Awards.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Celebrating 60 Years of CYO Basketball
It was March of 1971 when St. John's of Swampscott won the first New England Championship for the Boston area.
Presentation of The Christmas Carol
Join us at the Swampscott Public Library on Wednesday, December 11th at 7:00pm where the Christmas season will come alive with the Delvena Theatre Company's production of the beloved story A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
One Stop Shopping and Holiday Fun For The ENTIRE Family
The Holiday Craft and Gift Fair this Sunday at Swampscott High School is a wonderful experience that the entire family can enjoy! Sponsored by the Swampscott Parent Teacher Forum, the event is Sunday, December 8 from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM.
Swampscott Woman Sets Up Fund For Brother With Cancer
For our look at a local GoFundMe campaign this week we are highlighting a fund set up by Deborah Livingston of Swampscott - the SACA Cancer Fundraiser .
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Town Tree Lighting: Reflect and Remember on Thursday
It will start Thursday at 5 p.m. by the tall pine and end after 15 minutes, says organizer Susan Rogers.
Swampscott Nanny Charged With Mistreatment
Sunday, Dec. 1 12:23 p.m., a Lewis Road resident reported an ongoing problem with a next-door neighbor.
Baker, Polito running as GOP team for corner office
Republican candidate for governor Charles Baker is teaming up with former state Rep. Karyn Polito in his quest to wrest the Corner Office back under GOP control.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Whole Foods Supports Swampscott Library Dec. 11th
On Wednesday, December 11th Whole Foods Market Swampscott - 331 Paradise Road 781-592-2200 - is having a 5% day to benefit the Friends of the Swampscott Public Library.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Two Drivers Charged With OUIs
Friday, Nov. 15 10:06 a.m., police charged Debra Digan, 34, 586 Eastern Ave., Lynn with operating a motor vehicle with her license revoked as a habitual offender.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Schools Band Together For Pregame Anthem
Several of the musicians know each other. A few are friends. But Thanksgiving Day is the only day of the year the Marblehead and Swampscott High marching bands get to play together.