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New Luxury Condos Among Sunday Open Houses in Salem

New Luxury Condos Among Sunday Open Houses in Salem

Every week, Patch and Zillow team to bring you open houses in the Salem area.
Pick-Your-Own Apple Spots Near Salem

Pick-Your-Own Apple Spots Near Salem

Apple season is here, and a favorite fall activity is apple-picking. Here are some of our picks north of Boston.

Author Talk and Book Signing

Sean Stellato Author Talk and Book Signing at the Salem Public Library on October 1, 2014
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Tall Ships Planning Return to Boston in 3 Years

Tall Ships Planning Return to Boston in 3 Years

Sail Boston 2017 is already in the works, when more than 50 tall ships are expected in Boston Harbor.
New Luxury Condos Among Sunday Open Houses in Salem

New Luxury Condos Among Sunday Open Houses in Salem

Every week, Patch and Zillow team to bring you open houses in the Salem area.
New Piece of Red Sox History Now For Sale

New Piece of Red Sox History Now For Sale

L.L. Bean, including at its Burlington store, is selling limited-edition bags that were made out of the rain-delay tarp from Fenway Park.
Yelp's Top 10 Chinese Food Spots in Massachusetts

Yelp's Top 10 Chinese Food Spots in Massachusetts

A North Shore restaurant is on the list.
Artie T. Calls Says Market Basket Has Undergone Remarkable Turnaround

Artie T. Calls Says Market Basket Has Undergone Remarkable Turnaround

Arthur T. Demoulas is now focused on stabilizing the company’s finance and finalizing the purchase.
Obituary: Dolores

Obituary: Dolores "Dora" N. D'Iorio, 92, of Salem, Lifelong High Street Resident

Dolores “Dora” N. D’Iorio, 92, of Salem, died on Sept. 11, 2014.
Salem Football Story Told in New Book, Author to Sign Copies

Salem Football Story Told in New Book, Author to Sign Copies

“No Backing Down” tell the inspiring story of the Salem High School football team during the Salem teacher's strike in 1994.
Rare Glimpse of Northern Lights May be Visible Friday Night

Rare Glimpse of Northern Lights May be Visible Friday Night

The Aurora Borealis may possibly be seen in Massachusetts and parts of southern New England on Friday night, Sept. 12.
Governor, Mayor Plan Congressional Endorsement on Friday

Governor, Mayor Plan Congressional Endorsement on Friday

Gov. Deval Patrick and Salem Mayor Kimberley Driscoll plan to make an endorsement on Friday in the Sixth Congressional District race.
Water Main Breaks Affects Nearly 2,000

Water Main Breaks Affects Nearly 2,000

Some water customers went all day on Thursday without water after an early-morning water main break along Highland Avenue.
Rita D. (Herrick) LaBonte, 68, Born and Raised in Salem

Rita D. (Herrick) LaBonte, 68, Born and Raised in Salem

Rita D. (Herrick) LaBonte, 68, will have visiting hours and a graveside service on Friday, Sept. 12.
Water Main Repairs Likely to Last All Day Thursday

Water Main Repairs Likely to Last All Day Thursday

A water main break occurred early Thursday along Highland Avenue.
Salem Turnout Almost 20% in Primary Election

Salem Turnout Almost 20% in Primary Election

Voter turnout across the region in Tuesday's primary election peaked at just about one-third of registered voters in one town.
Bridge to be Lit with Candles on Sept. 11 Day of Service

Bridge to be Lit with Candles on Sept. 11 Day of Service

Thursday, Sept. 11 will be a day of service and remembrance across the North Shore on the 13th anniversary of the terrorist attacks in 2001.
Salem to Remember Sept. 11 Attacks in 'Short but Meaningful Service'

Salem to Remember Sept. 11 Attacks in 'Short but Meaningful Service'

A remembrance service is planned for Thursday morning at the Salem Fire Department headquarters.
Moulton Tells Supporters 6th District Can 'Stay Blue' After Win Over Tierney

Moulton Tells Supporters 6th District Can 'Stay Blue' After Win Over Tierney

Seth Moulton, a Marblehead native living in Salem, defeated nine-term Congressman John Tierney is the Democratic Party primary on Tuesday.
Coakley, Baker Win Salem; Will Face Off Statewide for Gov. in November

Coakley, Baker Win Salem; Will Face Off Statewide for Gov. in November

Democratic candidate Steven Grossman conceded to Coakley on Tuesday night.
Goldberg Wins Democratic Primary for Treasurer, Finegold Wins Salem

Goldberg Wins Democratic Primary for Treasurer, Finegold Wins Salem

Deborah B. Goldberg, a former Brookline selectwoman, will take on Republican Michael J. Heffernan in November.
Healey Wins Democratic AG Race, Gets Salem's Backing

Healey Wins Democratic AG Race, Gets Salem's Backing

With 64 percent of precincts reporting, Maura Healey had 62 percent of the vote to Warren Tolman’s 38 percent.
Tierney Ousted From Congress by Political Newcomer

Tierney Ousted From Congress by Political Newcomer

The hotly contested race for Congress in the Sixth District featured a 18-year veteran Congressman versus a first time candidate.