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MassBike: Biking in Melrose is Good for Business

MassBike: Biking in Melrose is Good for Business

The following post was provided by MassBike. MELROSE – Melrose became the latest community to participate in MassBike’s Bikeable Communities Program in August. The Melrose Pedestrian & Bicyc... »

Congressional Candidate Seth Moulton Releases First TV Advertisement

Congressional Candidate Seth Moulton Releases First TV Advertisement

SALEM – Seth Moulton, Marine veteran and Democratic candidate for Massachusetts’ 6th Congressional District, announced that his first television advertisement will debut this week. The ad, title... »

DCR Firefighters from North of Boston Head to Pacific Northwest to Battle Blazes

DCR Firefighters from North of Boston Head to Pacific Northwest to Battle Blazes

NORTH OF BOSTON – The Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) sent a crew of 20 wildland firefighters to help battle fires that have raged over nearly 900,000 acres across Oregon and Was... »

350 Tons of Sand Dropped at Revere Beach Ahead of Sand Sculpting Festival

350 Tons of Sand Dropped at Revere Beach Ahead of Sand Sculpting Festival

By Keith Spencer with Photos by Kyle Spencer REVERE – Over 350 tons of sand was loaded onto Revere Beach across an area spanning 1,000 feet yesterday ahead of next week’s 2014 Revere Beach... »

Danvers Family Festival Fireworks Postponed to July 5 Due to Forecast

Danvers Family Festival Fireworks Postponed to July 5 Due to Forecast

DANVERS – Due to the projection of inclement weather, the Danvers Family Festival has decided, as a matter of public safety, to postpone their annual fireworks festival to Saturday, July 5th. Or... »

For Kids Only Afterschool Awarded $100,000 by the Cummings Foundation

For Kids Only Afterschool Awarded $100,000 by the Cummings Foundation

SALEM -For Kids Only Afterschool has been selected as one of 100 local nonprofits to receive grants of $100,000 each through Cummings Foundation’s $100K for 100 Program. The non-profit organization wa... »

Salem Gets Perfect Score on the HRC’s Municipal Equality Index for LGBT Inclusive Laws, Policies and Service

Salem Gets Perfect Score on the HRC’s Municipal Equality Index for LGBT Inclusive Laws, Policies and Service

SALEM – Mayor Kim Driscoll announced last week that the City of Salem has achieved a perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign’s Municipal Equality Index (MEI) for the LGBT-inclusivity of the c... »

DCR to Open Several Beaches & Waterfronts Today to Accommodate Early Visitors

DCR to Open Several Beaches & Waterfronts Today to Accommodate Early Visitors

NORTH OF BOSTON – Due to the warm weather conditions forecasted for later this week, The Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) Commissioner Jack Murray announced today th... »

Senator Warren Endorses John Tierney in Massachusetts 6th Congressional Race

Senator Warren Endorses John Tierney in Massachusetts 6th Congressional Race

By Keith Spencer SALEM – Senior Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren gave an enthusiastic endorsement of her Congressional colleague John Tierney before a cheering crowd at a rally held in Sal... »

Metropolitan Beaches Commission Releases Findings for Lynn, Nahant, Revere, & Winthrop

Metropolitan Beaches Commission Releases Findings for Lynn, Nahant, Revere, & Winthrop

REVERE – The Metropolitan Beaches Commission (MBC) released its’ report Waves of Change on the Boston Harbor region’s 15 public beaches including Revere, Nahant, Lynn, Revere, and Winthrop, owne... »

More than 200 Local Businesses Sign Up for Potential Mohegan Sun Points Program

More than 200 Local Businesses Sign Up for Potential Mohegan Sun Points Program

REVERE – Mohegan Sun has announced that more than 200 area businesses, organizations and destinations have signed on to participate in its industry-leading Momentum Players’ Club Points Program.... »

19 Communities North of Boston Honored with Tree City USA Awards

19 Communities North of Boston Honored with Tree City USA Awards

ANDOVER – Nineteen communities North of Boston were honored by The Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) with 2014 Tree City USA Awards. The awards honor communities committed ... »

Unlicensed Lynn Driver Kills 3-Year-Old in Saugus Crash Still Under Investigation

Unlicensed Lynn Driver Kills 3-Year-Old in Saugus Crash Still Under Investigation

SAUGUS – The Saugus Police Department responded late Monday night to Walnut Street for a head-on motor vehicle crash that fatally wounded a 3-year-old child. The department received a 911 call a... »

PHOTOS: Salem Pride Month Flag Raising & Kickoff Celebration

PHOTOS: Salem Pride Month Flag Raising & Kickoff Celebration

By Keith Spencer with Photos by John Andrews of Social Palates SALEM – Mayor Kimberley Driscoll, Go Out Loud, and North Shore Pride kicked off Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Pride... »

EPA Awards Over $1 Million to Study, Clean Brownfield Sites North of Boston

EPA Awards Over $1 Million to Study, Clean Brownfield Sites North of Boston

NORTH OF BOSTON – The Environmental Protection Agency has awarded more than $17.48 million in Brownfield grants to New England communities, including $1,150,000 slated for communities Salem, Pea... »

YMCA of the North Shore Helps Bring Birthday Parties to Homeless Children

YMCA of the North Shore Helps Bring Birthday Parties to Homeless Children

BEVERLY – The YMCA of the North Shore’s seven locations will be collecting birthday gifts and supplies from May 27 to June 15 to support Birthday Wishes, a local non profit that brings Birthday ... »

Seventeen Local Students Inducted into Mystic Valley National Honor Society

Seventeen Local Students Inducted into Mystic Valley National Honor Society

MALDEN – The Mystic Valley Regional Charter School recently inducted seventeen new members into the school’s chapter of the National Honor Society. “The 2013-2014 National Honor Society st... »

Speaker DeLeo Announces Most Comprehensive Gun Legislation in 16 years

Speaker DeLeo Announces Most Comprehensive Gun Legislation in 16 years

BEACON HILL – Speaker Robert A. DeLeo (D-Winthrop) was joined by House members and the Gun Violence Task Force yesterday to announce the most comprehensive gun legislation proposed for Massachus... »

Inaugural Equality Forum to Feature Massachusetts 6th Congressional District Candidates

Inaugural Equality Forum to Feature Massachusetts 6th Congressional District Candidates

SALEM – Go Out Loud announced today a first of its kind forum to be held June 20 that will feature the major candidates of the Massachusetts Sixth Congressional District. Equality Forum 2014 wil... »

City of Revere Updates: May 21, 2014

City of Revere Updates: May 21, 2014

REVERE – The following updates were provided by the City of Revere and the Office of Mayor Dan Rizzo. For more information, visit www.revere.org. »

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