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Residence at Melrose Station opens to local seniors

Drivers and pedestrians in downtown Melrose have likely noticed the sounds of construction fade in recent weeks, as a project long underway was finally wrapped up, and the Residence at Melrose Station opened its doors. The site of Deering Lumber for over a century, the strip of Essex Street between

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-19 21:31:50

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

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

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

5 Things to do this week: Sept. 22-20

1 Boston Comedy Festival presents Matt Braugher: 9 p.m. Sept. 22, The Center for Arts at the Armory, 191 Highland Ave., Somerville. Matt Braugher, of Bojack Horseman and Marvels Agent Carter, will perform as part of the Boston Comedy Festival. Cost: $25. For information: http://bostoncomedyfest.com.

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-20 22:41:00

Waves whipped up by Jose lash coastal towns

SCITUATE - Coastal towns from Plymouth to Hull were bracing for potential minor flooding today as waves whipped up by Tropical Storm Jose lashed the coast. The National Weather Service warned that the distant effects of Jose could bring dangerous rip currents, minor coastal flooding and erosion of s

PATRIOT LEDGER - 2017-09-20 18:09:03

Coast Guard, local agencies end search for missing kayaker off Revere

Coast Guard 45-Foot Response Boat-Medium file photo BOSTON - Coast Guard, state, and local agency search crews found the body of missing kayaker Craig Dustin, Sr. near Beachmont area of Revere, Wednesday. At about 9:45 a.m., the search crews found Dustin's kayak washed ashore near Winthrop Parkway i

COASTGUARDNEWS.COM - 2017-09-20 19:53:38

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

How to Track Hurricanes on NBC Boston and necn Apps

Follow the hurricane by turning on our tropical storm tracking layer in the app. You can turn on the layer via our interactive radar. Here's how to do it. 1. Select the weather forecast section under our app's weather section or tap the forecast icon at the top right corner of the home page. 2. Tap

NECN - 2017-09-21 06:31:37

Fidelity House announces fall programs

Fidelity House is a nonprofit community center serving the community for over 62 years. For information on the center or its programs, visit http://fidelityhouse.org, call 781-648-2005, or stop by Fidelity House at 25 Medford St., Arlington. Fall preview Youth programs offered this fall for youth to

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-21 12:00:00

Tufts to mix music and art with Nexus Fusion Ensemble show

On Sept. 24 the Tufts University Art Gallery will present a unique sensory event that brings together the sounds of the Nexus Fusion Ensemble, along with the visuals that helped to inspire their music. An uncommon decision for Tufts to have the concert inside their art gallery, this is planned to be

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-20 17:24:12

Mission of Deeds hosts Walk & Fun fest

Mission of Deeds held its 10th annual Walk & Fun Festival Sept. 17 at Lake Quannapowitt in Wakefield. The festivities supported the nonprofit organization, which provides new beds and gently used furniture, free of charge, to people in need in surrounding communities. The event included foods, raffl

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-20 17:41:07

Car chase starts in Chinatown, ends in Randolph when State Police put spike sticks on highway

Transit Police report a Medford man faces a variety of charges after allegedly leading them and State Police on a chase that started Tuesday morning when a Transit cop spotted him engaged in what looked like a drug transaction at Boylston and Essex streets. Transit Police report an officer spotted a

UNIVERSALHUB.COM - 2017-09-20 16:07:00

Middlesex Concert Band presents free children's concert Sunday, October 1

Wakefield - Children who learn music at an early age have been shown to perform better in most other areas of development. Hoping to help ignite that creative spark in our local youth, the Middlesex Concert Band presents its annual children's concert on Sunday, October 1, 2017 at the Americal Civic

HOMENEWSHERE.COM - 2017-09-20 17:11:00

Give-a-Lift fundraising campaign continuing for St. Margaret Church in Saugus

Saugus Catholic Collaborative issued the following press release The Saugus Catholic Collaborative is continuing in its Give-a-Lift campaign to get a handicap accessible lift installed into St. Margaret Church. In conjunction with this effort, we are selling bricks that can have your personal engrav

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-21 13:00:00

Jewish community on edge as High Holidays approach

With swastikas and other anti-Semitic graffiti appearing in school hallways throughout the region, and Boston's Holocaust memorial smashed for the first time in its 22-year history not once but twice over the summer, anxiety levels among local Jewish communities are high. With the approach of the Je

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-21 09:19:00

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

Bauman Marathon Bombing Story, A Focus on Recovery and Overcoming

The stars were out at the Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital in Charlestown Tuesday night for the Boston movie premiere of "Stronger," the inspiring true story of Jeff Bauman, who was injured in the 2013 Boston Marathon Bombings in the Back Bay. Bauman was memorialized almost immediately after the bo

BEACONHILLTIMES.COM - 2017-09-21 07:00:00