SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

October 30, 2010

Candidates make final sweep of North Shore


If you haven't seen enough of the candidates yet, you have one last chance this weekend.

Deval Patrick, Charlie Baker, John Tierney and Bill Hudak are all scheduled to make appearances on the North Shore on the final weekend before Tuesday's election.

Gov. Patrick is scheduled to be in Peabody tomorrow for a "meet and greet" at 2 p.m. at Brothers Kouzina restaurant on Route 1. A half-hour later at 2:30 p.m., Baker and his running mate, Richard Tisei, will be at Lynch Park in Beverly for a rally with former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling.

Congressional candidates Tierney and Hudak will be campaigning today in Peabody, Salem and Beverly.

Tierney will take part in a Hands Across the Bridge ceremony at 10 a.m. on the Beverly-Salem bridge. He is scheduled to speak at Brooksby Village in Peabody with Vicki Kennedy at 2:30 p.m.

Hudak's schedule calls for a tea party rally in front of Tierney's Peabody office from 1 to 3 p.m. Hudak is also scheduled to announce the "Ernie & the Automatics" concert in downtown Salem at 6 p.m.