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  1. Free Commuter Parking Along Bridge Street to End After Garage Opens, Other Changes PlannedRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Parking changes are coming to the area around the Salem train station after the new parking garage opens on Friday, Salem city officials announced on Tuesday. To start, free parking along Bridge Street, on dirt and grass along the railroad tracks on the north side of the road, will come to an end starting on Monday, Nov. 3. The property is owned by the MBTA and the T will be "installing barricades to restrict parking in this area," according to Tuesday's announcement from the city of Salem.

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  2. Downtown Intersection to be Reconfigured With State Money, Will Make Way for Hotel, Housing ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Patch.com

    There is $2.5 million from the state government headed to Salem to help reconfigure a downtown intersection and make way for new housing units, a hotel and commercial space. The money will be used to help pay to reconfigure the intersection of Dodge and Washington street and relocate public utilities.

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  3. Salem Man Arrested With $400K of Heroin in NissanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    A Salem man with an estimated $400,000 worth of heroin allegedly in his car was arrested Monday afternoon in western Massachusetts, according to Massachusetts State Police. David Morales, 35, was charged with trafficking heroin, making an unsafe lane change and having an obstructed/non-transparent window.

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  4. Father-Son Duo From Salem Win Lego CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Patch.com

    The Lego creation of a father-son duo from Salem showing a scene from The Lego Movie has been voted the audience favorite at the Wenham Museum's community Lego Art competition. The competition was part of the museum's community Lego art exhibit this fall titled "It's a Snap!" The exhibit closed on Friday.

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  5. Report: Producers Eyeing Salem for Scenes in New Matt Damon FilmRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Patch.com

    A new film that would be shot mostly on Cape Ann - and named after one of its towns - may also include some scenes in Salem. A recent report by the Gloucester Times says scouts have been inquring about possible locations to shoot scene for "Manchester-by-the-Sea" in Salem.

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  6. Garage, Train Platform to Open FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Patch.com

    The new parking garage and train platform at the Salem commuter rail station will open a week before the station's busiest night of the year - Halloween. City officials announced on the "Building Salem" Facebook page that the new station, platform and garage will all open on Friday, Oct. 24. An opening date of Oct. 1 had previously been mentioned.

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  7. Yard Waste to be Collected Curbside All Week in SalemRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Patch.com

    The pickup will run from Monday, Oct. 20 through Friday, Oct. 24. The pickup will happen on the the typical trash day and does not affect curbside compost collection. Yard waste, including leaves and grass clippings, will be picked up curbside in brown paper yard waste bags or uncovered garbage cans curbside.

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  8. Downtown Development Announced Planned by State Official TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Patch.com

    The state Secretary of Housing and Economic Development Greg Bialecki plans to visit Salem on Tuesday for an "announcement relative to housing and economic development." The event is planned for 11 a.m. on Tuesday Oct. 21 at 239 Washington St., which is at the corner of Canal and Mill streets.

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  9. This Week in Salem; Drive Can't Find Brake Pedal, New Restaurant...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Patch.com

    In case you missed any news or updates from the area this week, here is a recap of our top posts on Salem Patch:

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  10. First Cruise Ship Arrives in SalemRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | Patch.com

    The Quest pulled in to the Salem Ferry dock at about 8 a.m. on Sunday and it is the first of many midsize cruise ships that will dock at the former Salem power plant coal dock. Shetland President Robert I. Lappin said he expects the webcam to surpass its highest viewer count, typically 600-1,000 visitors per week, with the ship's arrival and demolition of the smokestacks at the power plant.

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  11. Salem Man Sentenced to Prison for Role in International Cybercrime RingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Patch.com

    A Salem man was sentenced Friday to 2-A1 2 years in federal prison for his role as a "casher" in an international cybercrime scheme that attempted to steal more than $15 million. U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman in Trenton, N.J. said Lamar Taylor, 38, of Salem had previously pled guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit wire fraud, access device fraud and identity theft.

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  12. Raymond Avenue Home Among New Listings in SalemRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Patch.com

    These real estate listings are provided by Zillow and feature up to the 10 most recently listed homes in a given category. If your listing is not appearing or there is a problem with the information shown, please click an image for full details or to report an issue.

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  13. Up to 4 Inches of Rain Could Cause Flash Flooding ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Patch.com

    "Widespread rainfall" of 1-2 inches is expected and prompted a flash flood watch to be issued by the weather service, meaning "conditions may develop that lead to flash flooding." The flash flood watch covers much of eastern and central Massachusetts, including Salem, and runs until 10 p.m. on Thursday.

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  14. Afternoon Storm Could Produce 'Flooding Issues'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Patch.com

    Heavy rain will move in to Salem on Thursday and bring an end to a stretch of unseasonable temperatures this week. The showers and scattered thunderstorms on Thursday and Thursday night "will produce heavy rainfall, which may lead to flooding issues," according to the National Weather Service.

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  15. Woman Crashes Car Through Guardrail, Careens Down EmbankmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Patch.com

    An elderly woman drove her car through the guardrail at the end of a deadend Salem street and down an embankment on Wednesday night - into a dog play area planned to open for the first time on Thursday. The crash happened at about 7:15 p.m. when a Toyota Prius, driven by a female in her 70s, went through the guardrail at the end of Porter Street and dropped nearly 75 feet down to Florence Street - behind the Salem Car Wash just off Canal Street.

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  16. Gas Prices Continue Falling, Salem Stations Near $3Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Patch.com

    Gasoline prices in Massachusetts and Salem continue to drop - down 6 cents from last week, according to AAA Southern New England . The drops mirrors a national downward trend, the AAA said.

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  17. North Salem Duplex Among Recent Home Sales in SalemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Patch.com

    If you're wondering if you might be getting some new neighbors or if that house you've been eyeing in Salem is off the market, this is the list you need. These real estate listings come to Patch in a direct feed from Zillow and automatically update to show the 10 most recently listed homes in a given category.

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  18. Targeted Grave Wasn't Witch Trials Victim, Other Prominent People Buried in Charter Street CemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Patch.com

    The grave that a Beverly man allegedly tried to dig up on Monday afternoon didn't belong to one of the prominent people buried in the oldest cemetery in Salem - a cemetery that is said to be the second oldest cemetery in the country. The Old Burying Point Cemetery is at the heart of downtown Salem and one of the attractions during the peak Halloween season.

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  19. Broken Down Train Causes Tuesday Morning Delays for CommutersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Patch.com

    Boston-bound commuters from Salem were delayed on Tuesday morning because of a broken down MBTA commuter rail train in Manchester-by-the-Sea. It started at about 6:30 a.m. when train 106 - the inbound 6:05 a.m. train from Rockport - broke down.

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  20. Man Allegedly Tries to Dig Up Grave in Salem's Oldest CemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Patch.com

    Police were called to the Burying Point, also known as the Charter Street Cemetery, at 3:20 p.m. on Monday where they found "a large group gathered" and saw a "grave site that was disturbed and cleared away of soil and grass to reveal what appeared to be the top of a crypt," according to a Salem police report Police said the owner of Salem Wax Museum and Salem Witch Village who helped identify Brian Bennett as the person who had allegedly cleared away a grave.

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