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Cops: Lynn man who robbed 2 Quincy businesses arrested

QUINCY - Police said they have arrested a man they believe robbed two Quincy businesses over the past two weeks. Stanley Carter, 35, of Lynn was charged with two counts of armed robbery. He was arrested by the State Police Violent Fugitive Apprehension Section Tuesday in Boston. On Sunday, officers

PATRIOT LEDGER - 2017-09-20 14:51:54

Lynnfield's Balestrieri finding his role at Salve Regina

NEWPORT, R.I.- After an 8-2 finish last season, the Salve Regina football team carried high hopes in the 2017 campaign. Thanks to key contributions from players like Lynnfield native Drew Balestrieri, those hopes are translating into wins. Salve Regina, 3-0 on the season, couldn't have asked for a

DAILY ITEM - 2017-09-21 02:46:57

Expanded offerings at North Shore Community College Lynn campus

LYNN - North Shore Community College (NSCC) is offering medical assisting, a health profession program, at its Lynn campus for the first time. The new course and other allied health professions course offerings were made possible through the Massachusetts Capital Skills Grant the college received to

DAILY ITEM - 2017-09-21 01:27:23

Lynn debates future of former Marshall Middle School

LYNN - Neighbors of the shuttered Marshall Middle School expressed support for a plan to turn the vacant building into senior housing. Since the school closed in 2015, the neighborhood has suggested the 172,500-square-foot property be redeveloped. Later this year, the city will issue a Request for P

DAILY ITEM - 2017-09-20 02:11:14

Campaign Notebook: Lynn's sleeper race is in Ward 1

LYNN - While all eyes were on the spirited council race in Ward 2 and the fight for the mayor's office, a formidable challenger to Ward 1 City Councilor Wayne Lozzi emerged during the primary. William O'Shea, a 54-year-old attorney, came within 145 votes of Lozzi, who has served on the council sinc

DAILY ITEM - 2017-09-19 21:38:44

Greater Lynn Senior Services to host workshops in Swampscott

With funding from the Massachusetts Executive Office of Elder Affairs, Greater Lynn Senior Services will offer free workshops on Joining Hands Day, Oct. 5, at the Residence at Vinnin Square, 224 Salem St. Swampscott. The workshops will be led by the Hearthstone Institute, founded by Dr. John Zeisel.

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-19 15:07:31

Storm warning: Area harbormasters, boaters prepare for Jose

Hurricane Jose may stay offshore, but local harbormasters and boat owners are preparing for the worst, even if it's just a precaution. Jose is expected to bring heavy rain at times and wind gusts over 30 mph on Wednesday and into Wednesday night, according to the National Weather Service. Though unp

SALEM NEWS - 2017-09-19 22:30:00

MAC Summer Concert Series concludes

The Maudslay Arts Center celebrated its Silver Jubilee 25th anniversary season with a lineup of concerts, culminating in "A Salute to Veterans" with singer-songwriter Don Campbell on Aug. 27. Approximately 250 people were in attendance as veterans and their guests were treated to a performance by Ca

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-20 19:14:42

Jose continues to darken New England's forecast - The Boston Globe

As of Wednesday, Hurricane Jose has been downgraded to a tropical storm this morning. It's track will take the heaviest winds out over the ocean, but tropical storm warnings remain in effect for Cape Cod, Nantucket, and Martha's Vineyard. There is a wind advisory in effect for Boston as well as the

BOSTON GLOBE - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

Coast Guard: Man Thought to Be Missing Kayaker Found Dead

The body of a man believed to be a Massachusetts kayaker who went missing Tuesday has been found, the U.S. Coast Guard announced Wednesday morning. Seventy-two-year-old Craig Dustin Sr. of Saugus was last seen Tuesday around 11 a.m. when he left in his kayak from the Fox Hill Yacht Club in that town

NECN - 2017-09-20 16:53:01

Tropical Storm Jose batters Cape and islands with strong winds and rip tides - The Boston Globe

Eastern Massachusetts residents should brace for a stormy end to the week as Tropical Storm Jose brings "multiple hazards" to the state's eastern coastline, the National Weather Service said. The Cape and Islands region was under Tropical Storm and Flash Flood watches Wednesday afternoon, with stron

BOSTON GLOBE - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

Laser takes the fear out of a trip to the dentist

A high-tech tool is now easing fears about getting in that dentist chair. It comes as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports about 20 percent of kids have at least one untreated cavity. They are using a laser at Dr. Ron Plotka's Swampscott dentist office -- something he describes as

WCVB - 2017-09-20 22:40:00

Coast Guard, State Police searching for missing Saugus Kayaker

The search for a kayaker reported missing on the Saugus River Tuesday was postponed after several hours, according to a State Police spokesman. Also searching are the Massachusetts State Police, Massachusetts Environmental Police, Lynn Harbormaster, Nahant Police Department, Saugus Fire and Police D

APPSFORPCDAILY.COM - 2017-09-20 15:55:17

Selectmen send retail pot shop ban to Town Meeting

DANVERS - Selectmen will let Special Town Meeting voters decide whether to ban retail pot sales in town following the legalization of recreational marijuana in the Bay State last year. The board voted unanimously Tuesday to have Town Manager Steve Bartha work with town counsel to draft an article fo

SALEM NEWS - 2017-09-20 21:30:00

Judge denies motion to dismiss charges against Gates

BEVERLY - A Salem Superior Court judge has rejected a bid by former Franco-American Club president William "Bill" Gates to dismiss some of the charges he's facing. In a four-page decision released Wednesday, Judge Kenneth Salinger concluded that prosecutors had presented adequate evidence to the gr

SALEM NEWS - 2017-09-20 21:00:00

One man's textile trash is another school's treasure

Old ripped jeans or a ripped or rejected stuffed animal may seem to be only good for the garbage bin, but North Shore communities are joining up with a South Shore textile recycling company to help reduce the load of unwanted textiles going to waste while making money for their schools. Last summer

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-20 18:13:00

GRYMEK: Note of thanks for another successful Victorian Fair

The following was submitted by Lauren Grymek, Executive Director, Melrose Chamber of Commerce: The 37th annual Victorian Fair was once again an incredible community event in the city of Melrose. The Melrose Chamber of Commerce gratefully acknowledges the continued support of Mayor Robert Dolan and h

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-20 14:38:00

Coast Guard Searches For Missing Kayaker On Saugus River

SAUGUS (CBS) - The desperate search for a missing kayaker on the Saugus River continued Wednesday morning. Craig Dustin Sr., 72, of Saugus, was last seen at about 11 a.m. Tuesday when left a boat ramp near Fox Hill Yacht Club to go fishing. The Coast Guard says 72 year old Craig Dustin was last seen

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-09-20 14:20:00

VIDEO: Saugus High School baseball alumni, family, friends remember former Sachem star Stephen Fauci

The Faucis were your classic Saugus family throughout the 1970s and 1980s, populating the local youth sports leagues with their five sons in order to hone their skills before they became Saugus High School Sachems. The family literally lived on their own street - 2 Fauci Drive - and it was not uncom

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-20 19:19:38

UPDATE: Body believed to be missing Saugus kayaker recovered

Massachusetts State Police issued the following press release Massachusetts State Police reported that as of 10:35 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 20 the kayak belonging to Saugus resident Craig Dustin was located and recovered up against the ocean side of the sea wall at Short Beach on the Revere-Winthrop li

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-20 17:48:47