news in swampscott

Healthy competition in Swampscott | 12:00 AM

COURTESY PHOTOS Martha Dansdill, left, is running against registered nurse Emily Cilley. By GAYLA CAWLEY SWAMPSCOTT — The chairwoman of

Storm postponements, cancellations | 12:00 AM

ITEM FILE PHOTO Washington Street was clear of vehicles in Lynn during a snow storm. By BRIDGET TURCOTTE A parking

Swampscott Huddle focuses on change | 12:00 AM

ITEM PHOTO BY DAVID WILSON  Members of the Swampscott Huddle group pose for a photo at the Panera Bread in

Swampscott gets reel about addiction | 12:00 AM

PHOTO BY BOB ROCHE Swampscott Police Chief Ronald Madigan addresses the crowd in the Swampscott High School auditorium. By GAYLA

A sketch of a dollar sign
Swampscott plugs school spending gap | 12:00 AM

By GAYLA CAWLEY SWAMPSCOTT — After months of scrambling to bridge a significant spending gap, and with the help of

Swampscott see forest through the trees | 12:00 AM

ITEM PHOTO BY OWEN O’ROURKE Peter Kane stands in Harold A. King Forest. By GAYLA CAWLEY SWAMPSCOTT — Harold A.

All-day K safe for now in Swampscott | 12:00 AM

By GAYLA CAWLEY SWAMPSCOTT —School officials can rest easy after the town budget allocated enough to the schools to take

Swampscott on the trail of $850,000 | 12:00 AM

By GAYLA CAWLEY SWAMPSCOTT — Officials are moving forward with plans to convert abandoned railroad tracks into a community rail

Storytime is loud at Hadley Elementary | 12:00 AM

ITEM PHOTO BY OWEN O’ROURKE Storyteller Len Cabral performs for students at Hadley Elementary School. By LEAH DEARBORN SWAMPSCOTT —

61 years since train crash took 13 lives | 12:00 AM

PHOTO BY ARTHUR REYNOLDS AND BILL CONWAY Bystanders and emergency personnel look at the aftermath of the deadly train wreck

Swampscott is showing signs of love | 12:00 AM

PHOTO BY SCOTT EISEN Beth Balliro of Swampscott places one of her “Love Your Neighbor” signs in front of her

Swampscott school race draws contenders | 12:00 AM

By GAYLA CAWLEY SWAMPSCOTT — Two incumbents are vying to retain their seats on the School Committee. Suzanne Wright and

Elections taking shape in Swampscott | 12:00 AM

By GAYLA CAWLEY SWAMPSCOTT — Two seats are up for grabs on the Board of Selectmen for the April 25

Swampscott courts Marian purchase | 12:00 AM

ITEM FILE PHOTO Marian Court College is pictured in this file photo. By GAYLA CAWLEY SWAMPSCOTT — Town officials are

Sergeant approved as new harbormaster | 12:00 AM

SWAMPSCOTT — Officials are confident it will be clear sailing for their new harbormaster. Swampscott Police Sgt. William Waters was

Asking ‘If Only’ in Swampscott | 12:00 AM

ITEM FILE PHOTO An audience reacts to a January 2017 showing of “If Only” at the Marblehead Veterans Middle School