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Peabody, Massachusetts is located in Essex County. Zip codes in Peabody, MA include 01961, and 01960. The median home price in Peabody is $329,900 which is roughly $208/per square foot. More Peabody information.

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Police Log: Peabody Police Investigate Several Two-Vehicle Crashes

At 2:16 p.m., police investigated a two-vehicle crash on Centennial Drive and Route 128 north. No injuries.


Mon Sep 15, 2014

J. Decotis, B. Piazza and S. Rarick: Top 3 at Sleepy Hollow 2-Stroke Shootout

Jimmy Decotis came down from Peabody, MA to narrowly take home the 2-Stroke Shootout championship from Bobby Piazza and Seth Rarick. Seth Rarick put in the most consistent results in his first visit from Clarksville, NY to Sleepy Hollow MX Park when he finished with a 3-2 score in both the 125 and 250 pro classes.


Police Log: Woman Struck and Dragged by a Bucket Truck

At 3:06 p.m., police investigated reports of a shoplifter at Macy's. Michael Rimpel, 34, 117 Lafayette St., Salem, was charged with shoplifting over $100 and trespassing.


Homes Sold in Peabody

Plus, Boston firefighters battle a major fire and a man is charged with allegedly secretly filming women in a public restroom. The mother of slain Romeoville teenager Briana Valle recounted the last years of her life and the day she was shot.


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Sun Sep 14, 2014

Restaurant Week Starts Sunday in Peabody

Feeling adventurous, looking for a great deal, or just want to take advantage of your favorite restaurant's special deal this week? During the Restaurant Week event, various local restaurants from around the city of Peabody will be offer a variety of deals and specials.


Sat Sep 13, 2014

The Motley Fool

Where 3 Generations of Americans Are Moving

While there are no shortage of horror stories of boomerang kids living in mom-and-dad's basement well into their 30s, millennials and their baby boomer parents couldn't be more different. Not only would they like to not share a roof, most would prefer to live on the opposite sides of town! More and more millennials are settling into the suburbs , while baby boomers and toddlers are enjoying city living.


Police Log: Graffiti Found on Concession Stand, Field and Storage...

At 4:10 p.m., police investigated a minor two-vehicle accident in area of Brown and Lynn streets. No injuries.


Fri Sep 12, 2014

Art Exhibit Opens this Weekend at ArcWorks Community Art Center

In the school system, usually it's the kids art that is on display for parents to admire. This time, the Visual Arts Teachers of Peabody Public Schools take center stage as they present a group exhibition of their personal artwork.


Lowell Sun

Understanding our Social Security system

Several of surveys conducted over the last few years show that a growing number of Americans are losing faith that they will receive their full Social Security benefits. Predictably, younger adults expect to receive no benefits at all when they retire.


Mosquitoes Test Positive for West Nile in Peabody

West Nile Virus-infected mosquitoes have been identified in Peabody. Public health official are asking residents to take precautions to avoid mosquito bites, such as wearing insect repellent and protective clothing, especially if outdoors between dusk and dawn.


Thu Sep 11, 2014

Police Log: Attempted Burglary at the Peabody Library

At 3:40 p.m., police were called to Avalon Drive for reports of a man and woman fighting outside. The woman will be staying at her mother's.


Popular International Festival Returns to Peabody

Final preparations are underway for the 30th annual International Festival to be held from 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 14 in Peabody Square.The festival has become a favorite event in the region.


Tue Sep 09, 2014

Tierney Ousted From Congress by Political Newcomer Moulton

U.S. Rep. John Tierney, who has represented the North Shore in Congress for the past 18 years, was ousted from the Sixth Congressional District seat by first-time candidate Seth Moulton in the Democratic Party primary Tuesday. Moulton had little name recognition and trailed significantly in the polls to start the summer.


Kate McKay Hosts Book Signings in New England to Promote Living Sexy Fit

Kate McKay is no stranger to positive motivation. She has been called the "Master Motivator" due to her incredible ability to help men and women find the courage and strength to make real changes in their lives.


Polls are Open Across the State for the Massachusetts Primary Election

The Primary is a partisan election; therefore all voters registered in Democratic and Republican parties are eligible to vote. Voters registered as un-enrolled must choose a party, and will automatically return to un-enrolled status following the election.


Norwalk Citizen News

Voters head to polls for Massachusetts primary

This combo of 2014 file photos shows Massachusetts Republican gubernatorial hopefuls Charlie Baker, left, and Mark Fisher, seeking their party's nomination in the Sept. 9 primary.


Mon Sep 08, 2014

Police Log: 3rd Offense OUI, and a Puppy Stolen Out of a Backyard

At 5 p.m., police investigated a hit and run accident in the area of Driscoll and Margin. The victim followed the suspect and the suspect was stopped at 83 Main St. Police arrested Chad Stankiewicz, 25, of Salem, and charged him with operating under the influence of liquor, second offense, and leaving the scene of a property damage accident.


Street Paving on Monday and Tuesday

The City of Peabody will be paving Tracey, Pierpont, Sewall and Mason streets, Dalton Court and Davis Terrace from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Monday and Tuesday. No parking will be allowed.


Sun Sep 07, 2014

Veteran Democrat FacesHurdles to Re-Election

Peabody, MA - Representative John F. Tierney, an embattled nine-term Democrat, knows about tough races. A lawyer from Salem, Mr. Tierney first ran for Congress in 1994 from this district on the North Shore of Boston and lost narrowly to the Republican incumbent.



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