SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

Local News

December 28, 2012

Salem man helps catch assault suspect

(Continued)

A good guy, Santana used some of his award to fund items for student use at the school.

He currently works at Big Sal’s Superior Barbershop in Salem.

Gift for heroes

Jack Walsh, a local glass artist, donated painted bottles with the Massachusetts Fallen Heroes Memorial logo etched into the glass for the organization’s recent auction at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center.

The beautiful bottles fetched $1,000 for the charity, which is raising funds to build a memorial to honor the Massachusetts men and women who have died since 9/11 serving in Iraq, Afghanistan or in other operations.

This charity, by the way, is dear to the heart of Christina Ayube of Salem, the mother of Army Sgt. James Ayube II, a medic who was killed by a suicide bomber in Afghanistan in 2010.

Walsh, a former automotive mechanic, owns DancingSand Custom Bottle Etching here in Salem.

Tom Dalton can be reached at tdalton@salemnews.com.

Text Only | Photo Reprints
Local News

AP Video
Raw: Japanese Soldiers Storm Beach in Exercises Raw: Weapons Fire Hits UN School in Gaza Raw: Rocket Launches Into Space With Cargo Ship Broken Water Main Floods UCLA Two Women Narrowly Avoid Being Hit by Train In Virginia, the Rise of a New Space Coast New Sanctions on Key Sectors of Russian Economy Crayola Announces Family Attraction in Orlando US Ready to Slap New Sanctions on Russia Kerry: Not Worried About Israeli Criticism Boater Rescued From Edge of Kentucky Dam Girl Struck by Plane on Florida Beach Dies Rodents Rampant in Gardens Around Louvre House to Vote on Slimmed-down Bill for Border Looming Demand Could Undercut Flight Safety Raw: 2 Shells Hit Fuel Tank at Gaza Power Plant Raw: Massive Explosions From Airstrikes in Gaza Giant Ketchup Bottle Water Tower Up for Sale Easier Nuclear Construction Promises Fall Short Kerry: Humanitarian Cease-fire Efforts Continue
Comments Tracker