Adam Swift

The editor of the Peabody and Lynnfield Weekly News, Adam joined Essex Media Group in 2016. He is a graduate of Bridgewater State University, and previously worked for the New Hampshire Union Leader, the Middleboro Gazette, and several other weekly newspapers in Massachusetts. In addition to helming Essex Media Group’s two weekly newspapers, Adam covers Peabody and Lynnfield for the Daily Item. You can follow Adam on Twitter @swiftnews774.

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Corey and Sarah Jackson performed "Suddenly Seymour" during the opening night of the Peabody Black Box Theater on Wednesday.
Broadway on Peabody Square | 1:57 PM

PEABODY — With the sound of Corey and Sarah Jackson belting out “Suddenly Seymour” from the catwalk, the curtain officially