21 Aug 2014
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Two Brightest Planets Visible Together in Morning Sky This Week

Two Brightest Planets Visible Together in Morning Sky This Week

Venus and Jupiter will be visible on the east-northeast horizon in the early morning hours for the only time in the next two years.
North Shore Veterans Fair to Highlight Jobs, Benefits on Saturday

North Shore Veterans Fair to Highlight Jobs, Benefits on Saturday

The North Shore Jobs and Benefits Fair on Saturday at Beverly High School will offer a free healthcare check and a job fair plus free food.
T Buses to Add Weekend Trips, Change Pickup Times

T Buses to Add Weekend Trips, Change Pickup Times

Two of the MBTA buses that serve Marblehead will make some changes to pickup times and add some weekend trips starting in late August.
New Spire to be Raised Next Thursday

New Spire to be Raised Next Thursday

The new steeple will go up on top of the bell tower at a 300 year old Marblehead church next Thursday afternoon.
MA Patch Daily: Maserati Turned Into 'Transformers' Police Car, Tainted Beef at Whole Foods, Data Breach at Two Supermarkets

MA Patch Daily: Maserati Turned Into 'Transformers' Police Car, Tainted Beef at Whole Foods, Data Breach at Two Supermarkets

Plus, the man who started the Ice Bucket Challenge gets doused at Fenway and two men were were charged with selling counterfeit items
MA Patch Daily: Market Basket Workers Reject Orders to Take Down Boycott Signs, Police Raid Leads to Four Arrests, State Seizes Restaurant

MA Patch Daily: Market Basket Workers Reject Orders to Take Down Boycott Signs, Police Raid Leads to Four Arrests, State Seizes Restaurant

Plus, police are looking for a man who was peeking through an apartment window and a Wilmington man was killed in a motorcycle crash.
MA Patch Daily: Serial Bank Robber Sought, Governor Signs Gun Legislation, Hospital Fined for Environmental Violations

MA Patch Daily: Serial Bank Robber Sought, Governor Signs Gun Legislation, Hospital Fined for Environmental Violations

Plus, a repeat drunk driver is arrested after stealing and crashing a car and a drug raid leads to three arrests.
Concord, CA Highlighted in When The Game Stands Tall

Concord, CA Highlighted in When The Game Stands Tall

When The Game Stands Tall is coming to theaters Aug. 22.
Coming Soon: When The Game Stands Tall in Theaters Aug. 22

Coming Soon: When The Game Stands Tall in Theaters Aug. 22

When The Game Stands Tall is based on the true story of a California high school football team that won 151 consecutive games.
MA Patch Daily: Remembering Robin Williams' Connection to Boston, Maryland Man Charged With Attempted Murder, New Bylaw Restricts Sex Offenders

MA Patch Daily: Remembering Robin Williams' Connection to Boston, Maryland Man Charged With Attempted Murder, New Bylaw Restricts Sex Offenders

Plus, a man was charged in a Craigslist child sex sting and heavy rain is expected Tuesday night and Wednesday.
Splashover, Minor Flooding Possible for Wednesday's High Tide

Splashover, Minor Flooding Possible for Wednesday's High Tide

The combination of a heavy rain storm and an onshore flow could create minor flooding along the coast midday Wednesday.
Flash Flooding Possible With 'Unusually Strong' Summer Storm

Flash Flooding Possible With 'Unusually Strong' Summer Storm

Marblehead should see 1-2 inches of rainfall on Tuesday night into Wednesday from an “unusually strong weather system for August."
Marblehead Boat Names to Be Featured in Newest Edition of Book

Marblehead Boat Names to Be Featured in Newest Edition of Book

The author's goal is to get every boat owner to participate in a second edition of the "Marblehead Boat Names" book.
MA Patch Daily: Ethel Kennedy Wants President to Dump Ice On His Head, A Weird Police Call in Waltham, Robbery Suspect Caught Thanks to Social Media

MA Patch Daily: Ethel Kennedy Wants President to Dump Ice On His Head, A Weird Police Call in Waltham, Robbery Suspect Caught Thanks to Social Media

Plus, an Avon man is still missing after an alleged kidnapping and a North Shore community is mourning the house of a young girl.
Mass. Animal: Senator Gets Humane Award, Dentist Fixes (Tiger's) Teeth, Chicken Killer Had 'Rage'

Mass. Animal: Senator Gets Humane Award, Dentist Fixes (Tiger's) Teeth, Chicken Killer Had 'Rage'

This weekly column features news about Massachusetts animals.
MA Patch Weekly: Most Dangerous Cities, Fake Veteran Arrested for Panhandling, Fired Trooper Could Get Pension

MA Patch Weekly: Most Dangerous Cities, Fake Veteran Arrested for Panhandling, Fired Trooper Could Get Pension

Plus, Taylor Swift makes a surprise visit with a Children's Hospital patient and migrant children are not coming to Mass. after all.
Volleyball Tournament to Remember Allie on Saturday, Raise Money for Scholarship

Volleyball Tournament to Remember Allie on Saturday, Raise Money for Scholarship

The Rally for Allie beach volley tournament happens in memory of Allie Castner on Saturday to benefit a scholarship in her memory.
Supermoon to Join Meteors in August Sky

Supermoon to Join Meteors in August Sky

The Perseids, which produce fast and bright meteors that frequently leave trains, peak Aug. 11-13.