The U.S. Geological Survey reports a 4.0 shake near Lake Arrowhead, Maine
Small tremors were felt in the Greater Boston area after a 4.0 magnitude Earthquake near Lake Arrowhead, Maine. More information to come as it becomes available. Did you feel the tremors? Help us out and tell us where you felt them in the comments below. ***Melrose Patch offers newsletters to our readers, including daily, weekly and breaking news ones. Sign up for them today!***
A two-alarm kitchen fire broke out at 22 Washington Ave. Saturday afternoon.
STONEHAM — A two-alarm fire broke out at an apartment at 22 Washington Ave. Saturday afternoon, according to a fire official. Shortly after 2 p.m., Stoneham firefighters responded to the apartment following a report of a kitchen fire. Captain Matt Grafton said it was a stove fire. "There was smoke showing on arrival and it was coming out the front door," Grafton said. "We immediately started running a line and venting the apartment." A second alarm was triggered and with it brought firefighters from the Melrose, Reading and Wakefield fire departments. Meanwhile, Winchester Fire Department covered the Stoneham Fire Station until shortly before 3 p.m. The blaze at the duplex was knocked down in about 5-10 minutes, Grafton said. The homeowner…