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Monica Medeiros, a Melrosian and Republican State Committeewoman for the Middlesex & Essex District, urges readers to re-elect Senator Scott Brown.
Here is the latest information on Hurricane Sandy's impact on Melrose.
Gov. Deval Patrick said Monday night that the MBTA will resume service on Tuesday and state offices will open at 10 a.m.
Neither candidate felt it was appropriate to hold a debate Tuesday night shortly after Hurricane Sandy. The final debate may be rescheduled.
Government, Police & Fire
The Melrose Department of Public Works is on schedule with trash pickup on Monday, and they are monitoring catch basins with Hurricane Sandy picking up steam.
Government, Business, Halloween
The Melrose Chamber of Commerce's downtown trick or treating event Wednesday has been postponed until Friday, according to a statement from Mayor Rob Dolan.
Please use this story on Melrose Patch to help out your neighbors as we brave the storm together.
Patrick is urging communities to close schools Monday and asking residents to stay off the roads, and says coastal communities may need to be evacuated.
Earlier this month, the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency began using a new first-in-the-nation emergency alerting app, as part of its notifications to the public.
Gov. Deval Patrick declared a state of emergency on Saturday afternoon, saying that the path of Hurricane Sandy, which is tracking north, could hit Sunday night and linger into Wednesday.
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