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Exuberance & Granite Bird Bath by Martin Ray

"Exuberance and Granite Bird Bath" by Martin Ray, on the grand allee at the Crane Estate in Ipswich.

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  • Peabody police report continued drop in crime

    PEABODY -- Since 2010, crime in Peabody has decreased by 22 percent, according to the latest report from the police department. And interim police Chief Robert St. Pierre hails it as a sign of success. Figures just released by St. Pierre show total c

    April 25, 2014

  • Marblehead selectmen reject CPA

    MARBLEHEAD -- The Board of Selectmen has voted thumbs down on a proposal to have the town adopt the Community Preservation Act. Town Meeting will have its say on May 5, but four selectmen are urging that the CPA not be adopted, and a fifth member, w

    April 25, 2014

  • Hirshon Farm Turkey Board of Health rules chickens, turkeys in Peabody neighborhood must go

    PEABODY -- A flock of hens and a couple of turkeys have ruffled the feathers of some of the Hirshons' neighbors since the birds first arrived in the family's backyard in 2012. The Peabody Board of Health upheld an order to revoke the Hirshons' turkey

    April 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Father held in attack on baby DANVERS -- A Dorchester man is being held without bail, charged with grabbing his 1-year-old daughter's face so hard that he broke the skin and pinning her down under his legs. The incident occurred during a visit at the Danvers hotel where she and h

    April 25, 2014

  • 140421_SN_DLE_MARATHON39 Spotting a champ SALEM -- When Boston Marathon winner Meb Keflezighi arrived in San Diego from war-torn Eritrea in the late 1980s, he found himself in Dick Lord's physical education class at Roosevelt Junior High. The seventh-grader didn't know it, but his life was a

    April 25, 2014 8 Photos