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Rowley – The Fearsome Greenhead

On the 90-degree day his boat engine's steering control cable snapped, North Andover's Steve McCarthy became a particularly tasty target for the wicked winged ...
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Rowley – Behind the Counter

The Agawam Diner's Angela MitchellThe Agawam Diner was originally opened in Ipswich by the Galanis family in 1940 and rebuilt in 1954 by the Fodero Dining Car ...
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Rowley – A Day at the Flea Market

Come rain, come shine, even come heart attack, Howie Fernald is in his space at Todd Farm's famous flea market in Rowley. Every Sunday - from two weeks before ...
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Marblehead – Beach Day

Marblehead's beaches do a lot with a littleAlthough Marblehead is a peninsula with miles of coastline, it's not brimming with beaches. Much of the town's shore...
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Marblehead – Yacht Clubing

A visit to Marblehead's sailing societyWith more boats per capita than anywhere on the planet, Marblehead has long been known as "the sailing capital of the wo...
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Marblehead – Eyes to the Future

Marblehead 20|20 helps historic town look aheadLined by such historic structures as the Jeremiah Lee Mansion and Abbot Hall, the streets of Marblehead have bee...
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Marblehead – A Renewd Spirit

Historic painting gets new lifeKnown nationwide as one of the most historic and patriotic paintings, the oft-copied Spirit of '76 hangs in the Selectmen's Room...
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Marblehead – Let’s Put On a Show

Marblehead Jazz Festival keeps groovin' onThe Boston area has a long and proud jazz tradition. From Storyville to The Jazz Workshop to Scullers and Wally's, th...
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Sailing into Marblehead

Hailed by its earliest settlers as "the greatest town for fishing in New England," Marblehead is now known as "The Sailing Capital of the World," boasting more...
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Salem – Heart of Historical Salem

"Four decades ago downtown Salem was on the chopping block. Urban renewal called for the removal of 175 buildings to make way for parking lots and the construc...