news in swampscott

Libraries keeping holiday blues at bay | 12:00 AM

ITEM PHOTO BY OWEN O’ROURKE Corrina Clough (back) and Chloe Schumann color at the Saugus Library. BY BRIDGET TURCOTTE With

Wanted: new Swampscott principal | 12:00 AM

By GAYLA CAWLEY  SWAMPSCOTT— Following the resignation of Edward Rozmiarek on Dec. 16, Swampscott Superintendent Pamela Angelakis is looking for

Swampscott steps up for twins | 12:00 AM

Photo By PAULA MULLER From left, detective Jim Schultz, Swampscott PD, Jacob Olsen, Joi Tompkins, Seth Olsen and John Sacherski,

Take the plunge, Swampscott | 12:00 AM

Item Photo By OWEN O’ROURKE Jared Chapman, left, and Ben Pitman test out the waters at Fisherman’s Beach in preperation

Police Log: 12-19-2015 | 12:00 AM

All address information, particularly arrests, reflect police records. In the event of a perceived inaccuracy, it is the sole responsibility

Swampscott school reuse on the table | 12:00 AM

The former Machon School on Burpee Road could be the site of affordable housing for senior citizens, a privately owned

A bright idea in Swampscott | 12:00 AM

ITEM PHOTO BY OWEN O’ROURKE Town Planner Peter Kane sheds light on ConEdison’s plan to supply Swampscott with electricity. BY

Police Log: 7-31-13 | 12:00 AM

All address information, particularly arrests, reflect police records. In the event of a perceived inaccuracy, it is the sole responsibility

Police Log: 7-30-13 | 12:00 AM

All address information, particularly arrests, reflect police records. In the event of a perceived inaccuracy, it is the sole responsibility

Police Log: 7-29-13 | 12:00 AM

All address information, particularly arrests, reflect police records. In the event of a perceived inaccuracy, it is the sole responsibility

Swampscott to discuss Phillips Beach parking | 12:00 AM

SWAMPSCOTT — Phillips Beach parking is up for discussion once again at a Traffic Study Committee open forum planned for Wednesday,

Police Log: 7-26-13 | 12:00 AM

All address information, particularly arrests, reflect police records. In the event of a perceived inaccuracy, it is the sole responsibility

Police Log: 7-25-13 | 12:00 AM

All address information, particularly arrests, reflect police records. In the event of a perceived inaccuracy, it is the sole responsibility

Police Log: 7-24-13 | 12:00 AM

All address information, particularly arrests, reflect police records. In the event of a perceived inaccuracy, it is the sole responsibility

Police Log: July 23, 2013 | 12:00 AM

All address information, particularly arrests, reflect police records. In the event of a perceived inaccuracy, it is the sole responsibility

Slow start to Swampscott beach trash program | 12:00 AM

SWAMPSCOTT — The carry-in/carry-out pilot program at Phillips Beach is not taking off as town officials had hoped, as beachgoers continue

Doughnuts, the universal language | 12:00 AM

The voice at the other end of the phone line belonged to a computer-savvy, 50-plus-year subscriber to The Daily Item.

Ideas to beat the heat | 12:00 AM

Lynn and Revere public beaches are open through mid-week for hot weather relief,  and Lynn’s Flax Pond splash pad will