In Salem, they love Halloween so much, they take every chance they can to get into costumes (scroll down the page a bit).
Steve Garfield has live video of the view outside his Jamaica Plain house. Jeff Cutler has live video of the scene in Hingham. Charles is livestreaming the snow in Swampscott. And the state's traffic-camera network is beaming out tons of snow photos.
If you take snow pictures and put them on Flickr, tag them as universalhub and I'll post here.... Read more
Joel Brown ponders the news that a Rhode Island theater owner is trying to buy the property and re-open it - as a theater.
Thary Lim portrays life in one Salem neighborhood in both words and pictures.
Danvers High School has banned students from going 'meep!'
High school Principal Thomas Murray said students were using it and other words to disrupt school in a particular part of the building on Cabot Road. The term later became part of a disruption some students were planning online.
School Superintendent Wile E. Coyote was unavailable for comment.... Read more
Chris Klein follows the president on his trip to Marblehead.
Maybe NECN reporters don't want to risk getting swept out to sea, but Rick Nohl and some other weather fans seemed to have no such qualms along the water in Lynn today. Nohl notes his camera was inside a waterproof housing.
At least, until police departments update their writen policies for taking inventory of the property of newly arrested suspects under a Massachusetts Appeals Court decision handed down today.
The court today threw out delinquency charges against a Marblehead teenager because the pot, digital scale and plastic bags he was found carrying were in a locked bank bag he didn't give police permission to open... Read more
Which, to paraphrase one of my favorite Groucho Marx lines, is more than we've ever done.
The Peabody team has made it to the Little League World Series, and tonight is their opening round game. They will be playing the team from San Antonio, Texas.
Start is scheduled for 8pm, on ESPN.
If nothing else, enjoy listening to the announcers trying to say "P-biddy".... Read more
Steve B. captures a pair in action along the Ipswich River, from the initial chase to the ultimate release (of eggs).
Rebel Shakespeare Company returns its second tour of the summer with the comedy "Twelfth Night." Our high-school aged cast from all over Massachusetts will roam up and down the North Shore, with a Boston Stop at the Christian Herter Park Publick Theatre on August 22nd at 4pm. Now, here's the deal -- Rebel is opening again for the awesome Orfeo Group doing that "WOWSA" thing... Read more
Just wanted to know, how many other people have almost been killed by one of these casino bus companys. all i know if you call the casinos they say there is nothing they can do,the bus company has nothing to do with the casinos even when there name is all over the bus.Mohegan Sun you suck....
Salem News columnist shudders at the very thought of them, says mass drownings of slugs in pans of beer can't come soon enough for her.
Beverly commuters are organizing to fight any closing of the Prides Crossing and Beverly Farms stops.
Stuart Goldman reports:
I was trying to browse the North Shore with my iPod touch last night, and the shoreline wasn't making sense. The Google Maps app for the iPhone seems to have inundated shorelines. Was wondering if it was just me, but I confirmed it with a friend with an iPhone. Web version of Google Maps is OK.
New shoreline on the North Shore:... Read more