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Ipswich letter: Correcting the school record

Pepper White got it wrong when he quoted me in his letter in your Nov. 9 edition. I never favored the Winthrop School's being for K-3. When, as a School Committee member, I first raised the equity issue, my hope was that the Winthrop School could be retrofitted so as to make it roughly equal physica

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-17 20:32:29

Editorial: What Ipswich needs in a new town manager

The ongoing saga of whether or not the town should build a new school building at the site of the current Doyon School shouldn't affect the Board of Selectmen's choosing the next Town Manager. Far more important are the planning, environmental and infrastructure issues the town faces that Board of S

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-17 04:06:24

Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary Nature Preschool to host open house

Mass Audubon's Ipswich River Nature Preschool will host an open house to give parents an opportunity to tour its facility and grounds in Wenham and meet the director and teaching staff from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Nov. 18 at the Endicott Wildlife Sanctuary, 346 Grapevine Road, Wenham. Enrollment is

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-16 15:53:00

Police: Lawrence man who is Uber driver sold heroin to undercover state police

BOSTON - A Lawrence man working as an Uber driver has been charged with drug trafficking after allegedly selling heroin to undercover state police in Boston. Ariel Pimental, 26, was arraigned in South Boston Municipal Court on Thursday, according to Suffolk County District Attorney Daniel Conley and

EAGLE-TRIBUNE - 2017-11-17 13:49:00

The Residence at Riverbend names new sales and marketing director

The Residence at Riverbend, located at 149 County Road in Ipswich, recently announced the selection of Kailyn Brown as the community's new sales and marketing director. Brown has several years of experience within the health care and senior living industry. She has served in several administrative r

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-17 17:14:00

What Were the Salem Witch Trials?

The Salem witch trials, held from February 1692 to May 1693, were the numerous hearings and prosecutions of individuals accused of practicing witchcraft in colonial Massachusetts. The witch trials resulted in the execution of 20 people, including 14 women, of which all but one were executed by hangi

WORLDATLAS.COM - 2017-11-17 16:46:00

Water Closest: Oysters and estuaries

Dark and light green grasses In cowlicks swirl 'tween soft mud creeks Levied by dune and upland rock Watering place for more than ducks, Has depth and breadth Beyond its bounds. Where larval travelers get their start And subtler cycles turn To nourish out a thousand miles. Estuaries made up of salt

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-17 12:00:00

Food drive aims to solve 'heat or eat' dilemma

"There's too much month left at the end of the money," was how one of The Open Door's customers put it. And that, says Julie LaFontaine - now in her 15th year as executive director of the innovative Gloucester-based food pantry - just about says it all for how all her customers feel. But as income i

GLOUCESTER DAILY TIMES - 2017-11-17 00:03:38

Vincent Charles Van de Motter, Jr., 67, of Fayetteville

Vincent Charles Van de Motter, Jr., 67, of Fayetteville passed away November 15, 2017. Born in Cleveland, Ohio to Vincent Charles, Sr. and Mildred Van de Motter on August 20, 1950, Vandy was a blessing to all who would meet and come to know him throughout his life, due to his kind and giving spirit.

THE CITIZEN ONLINE - 2017-11-17 21:49:31

Fayette Commission stalls Fayetteville office park plans

Objects to annexation of 21 acres off Tyrone Road The Fayette County Commission on Nov. 9 filed an objection, with conditions, to the proposed annexation of 21 acres off Tyrone Road, for which annexation into Fayetteville is being sought as part of a 267-acre business park. The business park area st


Stonewall Ave. site expected to play role in Fayetteville's new downtown master plan

The Fayetteville Downtown Development Authority has purchased a 1.79-acre tract at 195 Stonewall Avenue near downtown. The tract is expected to play a significant role in the upcoming expansion of the downtown area after the approval of the Downtown Master Plan by the Fayetteville City Council. Situ


Man missing from Stockbridge area considered 'critical' is found

McDONOUGH - A 46-year-old man missing since Thursday has been located, Henry County police announced Friday afternoon. His case had been considered critical. Randy Lamar Wiggins was last seen around noon on Thursday in the area of Squadron Lane in Stockbridge. He is described as a a black man, 6 fee

HENRY COUNTY DAILY HERALD - 2017-11-17 18:31:00

Henry County to celebrate holiday season with tree lighting events, parade

McDONOUGH - It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas around Henry County, and holiday celebrations are in full swing heading into the week of Thanksgiving. Even if the weather of late has you and your loved ones bundling up one minute and lathering on sunscreen the next, a host of groups and gove

HENRY COUNTY DAILY HERALD - 2017-11-17 18:38:00

Robert William Newland, Sr., 87

Robert William Newland Robert William "Bob" Newland, Sr., 87, of Eatonton, Ga., passed away Tuesday, November 14, 2017. He was born in Trout Lake, Mich. on February 23, 1930 to the late Martin William and Flaurence Bell House Newland. Bob proudly served his country in the United States Army.He was a

THE CITIZEN ONLINE - 2017-11-17 21:43:13

Janetta May Cumming, 81

Janetta May Cumming, 81, loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and sister, of Fayetteville passed away November 15, 2017.She was born on July 19, 1936 in Norman, Okla. to the late Harley and Nettie Walker Davis. Janetta is survived by her husband, Charles Cumming; daughters, Terry Wrig

THE CITIZEN ONLINE - 2017-11-17 21:48:18

Fort Bragg soldier collapses during physical training, dies

FORT BRAGG, N.C. - A Fort Bragg soldier who collapsed during physical training has died. The Fayetteville Observer reports that a spokesman for the 528th Sustainment Brigade says 29-year-old Sgt. Robert Thornton Jr. of Cairo, Georgia, collapsed while running Tuesday. The cause of death is unknown an

WRAL - 2017-11-17 12:14:53

Unleavened Fresh Kitchen sprouts in Southlake

Thursday morning, Dallas-based Unleavened Fit Kitchen opened its first Tarrant location in Southlake Town Square, not far from similarly "health conscious" restaurants such as Pure Cafe, Protein Fit Kitchen and Modern Market. And that, Unleavened owners Tom Dynan and Scott Piland say, should work o

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2017-11-16 22:29:00

Water rate increases expected for next year

The Coppell City Council approved an ordinance to increase water rates for the upcoming fiscal year at Tuesday night's council meeting. After conducting a water rate study, the city staff concluded water rates would need to be raised for the next fiscal year to cover increases from Dallas Water Util

STARLOCALMEDIA.COM - 2017-11-17 22:07:00

Coppell Real Estate: Beautiful Home Close To Everything

COPPELL, TX - Love near Old Town Coppell, restaurants and the farmers market in this ideally-located home. The house was built in 1982 and maintains many of the original features that made it so great. Deep earthy tones can be kept as-is or repainted at your discretion. Call up your realtor if you

PATCH - 2017-11-17 06:32:08

Former Huffines Denton Autos Inc. technician alleges he is owed unpaid overtime wages

SHERMAN - An oil change/lube technician has filed a class-action lawsuit against a Plano auto dealership over allegations that he was only paid straight time for overtime work. Angel Navarro, individually and on behalf of all those similarly situated, filed a complaint on Oct. 16 in the Sherman Dist