The event is slated for 6:30-9 p.m. Thursday at Memorial Hall.
Melrose Chamber Of Commerce
Thursday, April 4, 2013
Friday, February 1, 2013
Melrose Chamber giving away an iPad to one lucky shopper next month.
Thursday, January 24, 2013
The Melrose Appropriations Committee is expected to discuss Mayor Rob Dolan's proposed pay raise on Jan. 28.
The Melrose Appropriations Committee is expected to discuss Mayor Rob Dolan's proposed pay raise on Monday night. The Appropriations Committee is slated to meet on Jan. 28 at 7:30 p.m. in the Aldermanic Chamber at City Hall. The board set the committee's meeting date during their Tuesday night session. Eight Aldermen will need to vote in favor of the mayor's proposal for it to be approved. In a Dec. 26 letter to the board, Dolan requested a pay increase from $99,896 to $125,000. In a Jan. 15 letter to Aldermen, the mayor wrote, "I respectfully request that this Honorable Board amend Melrose Revised Ordinances, Chapter 48-1. Mayor. Part A. Salary, to read as follows: Effective January 1, 2014, the salary for the position of Mayor shall be $…
Friday, November 2, 2012
Check out the Five Things column for Friday, Nov. 2.
Here are five things to know for Friday, Nov. 2 in Melrose: 1. Halloween event: Don't miss the Melrose Chamber of Commerce's downtown trick-or-treating event from 3:30-5 p.m. Friday. The event was pushed from Wednesday, Oct. 31 to Friday due to Hurricane Sandy. 2. Food pantry: The Servant's Heart Food Pantry is open from 10-11:30 a.m. Friday at the Faith Evangelical Church, 200 Franklin St. The food pantry helps more than 200 families in the Melrose region by providing emergency food to people in need. 3. Get socialized: Check out the Melrose Patch Facebook and Twitter pages for additional content not featured on the website. 4. In case you missed it: Check out the latest Melrose Police log. 5. Wanted: Melrose photos: Upload your Melrose …
Monday, October 29, 2012
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.
Melrose Chamber of Commerce's downtown trick-or-treating event Wednesday has been postponed until Friday, according to a statement from Mayor Rob Dolan. "I would like to inform you that the Chamber of Commerce downtown trick or treating event that was scheduled for Wednesday, Oct. 31, from 3:30 to 5 p.m. has been moved to Friday, Nov. 2, from 3:30 to 5 p.m.," Dolan said in the statement. "Evening trick or treating throughout the community remains, at this time, on Wednesday, October 31." For additional information, call the Melrose Chamber of Commerce at 781-665-3033.
Monday, September 10, 2012
The biggest yearly event in the city drew several thousand people on Sunday afternoon.
Warm weather and a plethora of activities drew several thousand people to downtown Melrose for the 32nd annual Victorian Fair Sunday afternoon. Organized, run and in support of the Melrose Chamber of Commerce, nearly 200 vendors and artists' tents lined Main Street and Foster Street. Demonstrantions, raffles, rides, games and a host of other activities kept visitors entertained during the event, which ran from 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Summing up the reaction of many vendors and coordinators, Julie Crowley, owner of Bobby C's, who had a popular both in the middle of Main Street, said: “It's been excellent and the weather held out. There have been some little lulls, but it keeps picking right back up.” Cindy Constantino, who led a raffle for the…
Tuesday, May 8, 2012
Chamber After Hours tonight with Melrose Patch; School Committee meets; guest bartending at Ab Fab to benefit Veterans Relief Fund of Melrose.
Get Melrose Patch each morning in your inbox with our daily newsletter! 1) Sit back and groove on a rainy day: Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 57. South wind between 7 and 10 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent. Tonight, showers. Low around 51. South wind between 10 and 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80 percent. (Forecast by the National Weather Service.) 2) Pleased to meet you: Melrose Chamber of Commerce members are invited to an After Hours Event at the Mount Hood Clubhouse tonight from 5:30-7:30 p.m., hosted by Mount Hood Golf Club and Melrose Patch. 3) The man from the public school: The Melrose School Committee meets tonight at 7 p.m. Among the items on the agenda are the NCLB Report …
Tuesday, May 1, 2012
The networking event will be held at the Mount Hood Clubhouse on Tuesday, May 8 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Melrose Chamber of Commerce members are invited to an After Hours Event at the Mount Hood Clubhouse on Tuesday, May 8 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. hosted by Mount Hood Golf Club and Melrose Patch. Meet Melrose Patch Editor Daniel DeMaina and Ad Manager Jill Carey, who can show you how to claim your business' free Patch Directory listing—one of the first results when people search online for your business—use Patch to get the word out about your business and connect with your customers. Attendees can also see the see the renovated Mount Hood Club House, meet the Mount Hood Staff, enjoy the food from the new Mount Hood kitchen and network with friends from the Melrose business community. Chamber members can register online for the event. Any …
Friday, April 27, 2012
Arts Festival opening party tonight; Healthy Melrose fair and Celebrate Melrose by shopping local tomorrow.
Get Melrose Patch each morning in your inbox with our daily newsletter! 1) The Lukewarm: Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Breezy, with a west wind between 18 and 25 mph. Tonight, mostly clear, with a low around 33. Breezy, with a west wind between 15 and 22 mph. (Forecast by the National Weather Service.) 2) Paint a picture using only grey: Tonight at 7 p.m. in Memorial Hall is the opening night party for the Melrose Arts Festival. The party features jazz by the Bruce Gertz Trio, cash bar and complimentary snacks. Local watercolor artist Tom Sutherland will give a live art performance. Admission is $10, and the Arts Festival itself is free on Saturday and Sunday. 3) Let's get physical: The 4th annual Healthy Melrose Family Wellness & …
Monday, January 30, 2012
Buy Melrose and win a iPad; signup for our daily newsletter; superintendent search forum tomorrow.
Today is Monday, Jan. 30—64 years ago today, Gandhi was assassinated—and here are Melrose's five fast facts for the day: 1) Love was a breezy morning filled with the sun: Mostly cloudy today, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 39. West wind between 14 and 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Tonight, a chance of snow, mainly after 4 a.m. Increasing clouds, with a low around 25. West wind at 11 mph becoming southeast. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent. Little or no snow accumulation expected. (Forecast by the National Weather Service.) 2) That's it, I want one in the castle: For every purchase $25 or more you make during February at a participating Melrose Chamber retailer, your name will be entered into a raffle to win a …