Sunday, March 24, 2013
Check out some of the stories making headlines in the Melrose region this week.
Here is a look at some of the stories making headlines in the Melrose region this week: Town Begins Reconstruction at Center Falls Dam on Monday: The reconstruction of the Center Falls Dam is slated to begin March 25, according to town officials. The reconstruction work, which will be handled by Hudson, Mass.-based New England Infrastructure, is Project III of the town's Flood Mitigation Program. Veteran's Heartwarming Note to Local Woman Goes Viral: The note, which was left anonymously on Samantha Ford's car outside the Dunkin' Donuts in Arlington Heights, had received nearly 1.7 million Facebook 'Likes' and more than 200,000 shares as of early Wednesday morning. Mayor Defends Street Improvements that Don't Emphasize Parking [VIDEO]: …
Saturday, February 9, 2013
Will you need help shoveling after the storm? Or, are you offering shoveling services? Let's try and help out our Melrose neighbors with the post-blizzard cleanup.
Will you need help with shoveling after the storm in Melrose? Are you a student looking to make some money shoveling Saturday or Sunday? Let's get a list started of people offering shoveling/plow services in Melrose. If you know someone who needs shoveling or wants to offer shoveling, have them post their information in the comment section below!
Tuesday, January 29, 2013
Several dozen customers visited Winchester Pharmacy, which opened on Monday at the former Winchester Drug space at 568 Main St. The pharmacy is co-owned by former Melrosian Shaun Thompson.
Several dozen customers visited Winchester Pharmacy on Monday for the store's opening at the former Winchester Drug space at 568 Main St. in Winchester. The pharmacy is co-owned by former Melrosian Shaun Thompson. "The first day has been great. We've seen a lot more people come in than I had expected to see," said Steve MacNeill, president and co-owner of Winchester Pharmacy. "The stories we've gotten about this location and people just telling us about the history of the town...this town is just unbelievable. I could not ask for a better location and a better situation for us to get started." While the outside of the building still has the Winchester Drug sign, there have been some changes made to the location. "We actually renovated the …
Saturday, January 12, 2013
Mahoney's second annual Winter Market opens at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 12.
Dozens of vendors, including a few from Melrose, will be displaying their wares when Mahoney's second annual Winter Market kicks off Saturday morning at the Garden Center located at 242 Cambridge St. Melrose-based vendors Cannistraci Fine Foods and Just Add [Fruit] will be among those participating in the Winter Market this year, according to Mahoney's spokeswoman Lisa Roberts. The Winter Market, which opens Jan. 12, will run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Saturday until March 16, according to a Mahoney's Garden Center press statement. Local farmers, artisans and other area businesses will be selling their products, including root vegetables, herbs, fruits, cheeses, meats, seafood, baked breads, desserts, and olive oils, plus select jewelry …
Sunday, September 16, 2012
Check out some of the stories making headlines in the Stoneham region this week.
Malden Alleged Teen Shooter Arraigned on Intent to Murder Charges: The 17-year-old arrested in connection with Monday's shooting of another 17-year-old near Warren Street was arraigned in Malden District Court on Tuesday morning, according to the Middlesex District Attorney's Office. Tyrell Berberena, Jr., 17 of Malden, was arraigned on charges of armed assault with intent to murder, aggravated assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, and carrying a loaded firearm without a license, according to a press release from the DA's Office. The 17-year-old victim sustained "serious injuries" in the shooting according to the DA's Office. Malden Patch previously reported he was taken to Mass. General Hospital. Berberena allegedly knew the …