7 hrs ago
New Men's Spa Opens on Peabody Side of Suntaug Lake
Thanks to Chris Carino for providing this information: Peabody natives Andy Brancato and Dave Raymond recently opened the Men's Spa at the Mansion at 187 Lake Street to give men "a place of their own" to go for high-end grooming treatments.
16 hrs ago
Council Set to Approve $1.9M Bertram Field Project
Today is Wednesday, May 22, and here are the five things you need to know: 1 . You'll want to be prepsred for wet weather today.
21 hrs ago
Motorcyclist Injured in Morning Crash on Elliott Street
The following are excerpts from reports in the Danvers Police Department press log from May 18-20. Saturday, May 18 4:03 a.m. Report of a person lying in the road on Pine Street.
Tue May 21, 2013
Moving through experience
Jane Kiegel recently celebrated 13 years with Erickson Living as sales counselor at the company's Peabody, Mass., community.
Mon May 20, 2013
Drunk Driver From Utah Leads Police on Highway Chase
A man from Utah was arrested late Thursday night after leading Danvers police and state troopers on a brief chase down Route 114 onto Route 1 in Peabody.
Pot Shop Moratorium, Taxi Bylaw Changes, Saturday Elections Before Town Meeting
In addition to the Fiscal 2014 budget, Town Meeting members will decide a number of other important issues Monday night, including a proposed moratorium on medical marijuana dispensaries in Danvers, bylaw changes for taxis and moving town elections to Saturday.
Then and Now: A Civil War Soldier Returns to Lynnfield
I'm glad I came across this item with Memorial Day just around the corner. Over time, this weekly column is beginning to resemble an online museum of Lynnfield History.
Sun May 19, 2013
Top Stories of the Week: May 12-18
Did you miss anything this week? Click on the headlines below to read up on any big stories you missed from this week on Peabody Patch .
Peabody Police Cracking Down on Seat Belt Scofflaws
The Peabody Police Department joins the nationwide "Click it or Ticket" initiative again, starting Monday and lasting through Memorial Day weekend.
Police Arrest Log
Matthew S. Praetz, 29, 135 Washington St., Apt. 1, Peabody; operating after suspension , speeding, operating a motor vehicle without license in possession, no proof of insurance and false name/address. -- Gerson Manzueta, 33, 21 Cottage St., Dracut; manufacturing/dispensing Class B substance, possession of a Class B substance with intent to ... (more)
Sat May 18, 2013
The New Swampwalk is Unveiled and Buy Some Plants This Weekend
Plant sales continue to dominate the spring calendar, but Saturday is also the grand opening of the new Swampwalk off the rail trail and an expert on lighthouses comes to Beverly to host a talk in a "lighthouse." Plus, there's a lot of other events going on in Hamilton, Wenham and the nearby area of the North Shore.
Interviews Scheduled for Finalists for Interim L-S Superintendent Post
The Lincoln-Sudbury Regional School District has taken another step closer to finding an intermim principal/superintendent to fill in for the departing Scott Carpenter.
A Look at the Possible Bike Trail Route
Many local residents have been very interested in the progress of a proposed rail trail that would run through Lynnfield's Reedy Meadow, linking downtown Wakefield with trails running through Peabody and beyond.
Dog Found and Strange Gym Request
The following are excerpts from reports in the Peabody Police Department. Tuesday, May 14 At 2:50 p.m., JCPenney reported two shoplifters.
Fri May 17, 2013
Your Next Car: What's It Going to Be?
My wife and I drive a perfectly good 2002 Nissan Sentra with 127,318 miles on it.
A Festival All Green, a High School Cake War and More This Weekend
After you stop by the third annual GreenFest in Peabody Saturday morning, there's a high school cake decorating war on in Danvers, and there's a lot of other events going on in Beverly and the nearby area of the North Shore.
Higgins Housemaster Named New Carroll School Principal
A permanent hire is now in place to lead Peabody's largest elementary school -- Tracy Smith.
What's the Going Rate for a Lawn Service in Peabody?
This week: How much do lawn services cost? How much do you pay for your lawn service? And what does that cover -- just mowing, or does it cover weeding, pruning and planting? Please share in the comments below -- we promise we won't judge you! And if you've got a lawn service you love, tell us that too.
Sugar or Sugar Substitute? And Secretary Malone Pays Peabody a Visit
Today is Wednesday, May 15. Here are five things to know today in Peabody. Sugar or a substitute? Peabody resident Llana Jacobs, a sixth-grader at Cohen Hillel Academy in Marblehead, recently won first place in her grade for her months of work comparing sugar versus sugar substitutes.