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  1. Tucker to be Salem's New State RepRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Patch.com

    The longtime Salem police officer and current chief was elected with 75.9 percent of the vote in Tuesday's election. Tucker, a Democrat , will take over for John Keenan, also a Democrat, who served five terms but decided to not seek reelection and resigned in August to become a vice president at Salem State University.

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  2. Charlie Baker Elected Governor, Salem Backs Coakley in Squeaky Close RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Patch.com

    At least four news outlets -- including ABCNews and Fox -- projected Baker to be the winner in the Massachusetts gubernatorial race, but the Martha Coakley campaign is not ready to concede with the vote so close. The totals were in for Salem, with 7,040 votes, or 52.5 percent, for Coakley and 5,517 votes, or 41.2 percent, for Baker.

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  3. Hotly Contested Race for Congress to Pick Tierney's Successor TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Patch.com

    Incumbent U.S. Rep. John Tierney, D-Salem, was ousted in the Democratic Party primary in September by Seth Moulton. Moulton, of Salem, faces Republican Richard Tisei of Wakefield and independent Chris Stockwell of Marblehead in Tuesday's general election.

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  4. Fall Restaurant Weeks to Offer Deals at Over 20 RestaurantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Patch.com

    Two Salem restaurant weeks will offer two-course prix-fixe dinner menus for $18 or a three-course prix-fixe dinner menu for $28 later this month. The Restaurant weeks will be Sunday, Nov. 9 to Thursday, Nov. 13 and Sunday, Nov. 16 to Thursday, Nov. 20. Participating restaurants will include more than 20 restaurants, including 62 Restaurant and Wine Bar, Cilantro, The Grapevine Restaurant, Opus, Turner's Seafood, Victoria Station and Village Tavern.

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  5. Wind Gusts to Peak Late Saturday Night, May Take Down Trees and WiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | Patch.com

    Strong winds are set to move in to Salem on Saturday night, prompting the National Weather Service to issue a high wind warning. The warning runs from 8 p.m. on Saturday through 4 p.m. on Sunday.

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  6. Barricaded Man Set to be Evicted Saturday, Police and Mayor SayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | Patch.com

    The man barricaded in his home on Meadow Street on Saturday in Salem was set to be evicted on Saturday, Salem Mayor Kimberley Driscoll and Salem police have told several media outlets. The standoff started just before 8 a.m. at a home on Meadow Street, where explosions were heard and the window had been blown out.

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  7. Loud Bangs Part of 'Police Operation' on Meadow StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | Patch.com

    Salem city officials said several "loud bangs" in the area of the standoff on Meadow Street on Saturday morning were part of police operations at a standoff with an armed, barricaded man. Both Mayor Kimberley Driscoll, Salem police and City Councilor Josh Turiel said the bangs were part of the "police operation" at about 11:30 a.m. It all started just before 8 a.m. on Saturday morning when rescue crews were called to a Meadow Street address for the report of explosions and windows blow out on the home.

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  8. SONORIUMRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Patch.com

    SONORIUM brings to Salem and the North Shore music presented by local and out of state musicians.

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  9. SWAT Team at Salem Home for Armed, Barricaded Man, Area Being EvacuatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | Patch.com

    A SWAT team was on Meadow Street in Salem on Saturday morning after a report of windows blown out at an apartment on the street, which runs off Canal Street near Salem State University's O'Keefe Center. The Northeast Massachusetts Law Enforcement Council's SWAT team and a bomb squad were outside the home.

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  10. Man Seriously Injured in Third Story FallRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | Patch.com

    A young man had to be airlifted by a medical helicopter after a fall from the third story early Friday morning in Salem. The man in his 20s fell from a third story window, reported NECN , and it was not immediately clear how it happened.

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  11. Tweets from the Streets: Celebrating Halloween in SalemRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Patch.com

    The Haunted Happenings celebration on the streets of Salem is underway on Friday evening.

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  12. Wind Damage, Coastal Flooding Likely to Return as Part of Weekend StormRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Patch.com

    A high wind watch is in effect for Salem, and all of the North Shore, from Saturday afternoon through Sunday morning. The threat of damaging winds comes just over a week after flooding, damaging winds and power outages struck the area.

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  13. U.S. Senator to Celebrate Halloween in SalemRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Patch.com

    The Senator, who is up for releection on Tuesday and faces Republican Brian Herr on the ballot, said Friday morning he plans to join Salem Mayor Kimberley Driscoll and Democrat Seth Moulton, a Salem resident who is running for Congress, at the Halloween Market. Markey plans to start his walk around downtown Salem at Salem City Hall at 12:30 p.m., and then he will "meet with merchants, voters and perhaps a ghost or goblin," Markey said in an announcement about his appearance.

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  14. Local Salem Student Inducted into the National Junior Honor SocietyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Patch.com

    A local student was inducted into the National Junior Honor Society at Austin Preparatory School in Reading on Oct. 20. Seventh-grader Elizabeth Pasquale of Salem was among the 18 students selected for induction into Austin Prep's chapter of the NJHS.

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  15. Extra Trains, Ferry to Help Halloween Visitors Avoid Driving to SalemRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Patch.com

    The thousands of visitors headed to Salem to celebrate Halloween on Friday night are being encouraged not to drive, and there are plenty of other options. Salem Ferry will end its 2014 season on Halloween with regular Friday service.

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  16. Quick Info: What to Know About Halloween Night in SalemRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Patch.com

    The monthlong Haunted Happenings celebration ends on Friday with on Halloween night. Below, find quick information about visitors and residents about getting in and out of the city plus entertainments and parties scheduled for the afternoon and evening. 1 comment

  17. Local Salem Actor Hauntingly 'Spooktacular'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Patch.com

    Salem native Holly Travis has become one of the most hauntingly talented actors at Nightmare New England's Spooky World this fall. Known for the bone chilling, hair-raising experience each year, Spooky World has become one of New England's most prominent Halloween destinations.

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  18. Six Package Store Seek Earlier Sunday Opening Under New State LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Patch.com

    Six Salem package stores will go before the Licensing Board on Wednesday night, seeking to extend Sunday hours under a new state law. Highland Liquors, Nicole's Mini Mart, Arge's Liquors, Steve's Market, Quality Liquors and Cosgrove Liquors have all asked to open at 10 a.m. on Sundays.

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  19. Biden to Rally on North Shore in Final Week Before ElectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Patch.com

    Vice President Joe Biden is coming to the North Shore on Wednesday to campaign with Congressional candidate Seth Moulton, less than a week before the election. Moulton's campaign is calling it a "Get Out The Vote rally" that will be held at the Lynn YMCA, 20 Neptune Blvd. Last month, Moulton, a Democrat, ousted five-term incumbent U.S. Rep. John Tierney in the Democratic party primary and is facing Republican Richard Tisei and independent Chris Stockwell in the general election on Nov. 4. The winner will represent the Sixth Congressional District, which includes Salem and much of the North Shore and areas north of Boston, for the next two years.

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  20. The Great Pumpkins of SalemRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Patch.com

    Be sure to stop by the Pumpkin Decorating Contest trailer on the Salem Common and see this year's collection and winners. Notable pumpkin winners include: top prizes for Camilla, a character from the popular children's book, "A Bad Case of Stripes" by David Shannon, created by Olivia Castor in the 7-11 age group, and a unique spider with a custom-crocheted web created by Stella Rowley in the 11-14 age group.

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