Swampscott

Swampscott

(swŏmp`skət), town (1990 pop. 13,650), Essex co., E Mass., a residential suburb of BostonBoston,
city (1990 pop. 574,283), state capital and seat of Suffolk co., E Mass., on Boston Bay, an arm of Massachusetts Bay; inc. 1822. The city includes former neighboring towns—Roxbury, West Roxbury, Dorchester, Charlestown, Brighton, and Hyde Park—annexed in the
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, formerly an exclusive summer resort, on Massachusetts Bay; settled 1629, set off from LynnLynn,
city (1990 pop. 81,245), Essex co., E Mass.; inc. as a town 1631, as a city 1850. Lynn is an old industrial center. The first ironworks (1643) and the first fire engine (1654) in the country were built there.
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 and inc. 1852. The Mary Baker EddyEddy, Mary Baker,
1821–1910, founder of the Christian Science movement, b. Bow, N.H. As physical frailty prevented her regular school attendance, she spent the early part of her education learning at home from her brother Albert Baker.
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 house is preserved.
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Shannon Daniels penned a letter first posted by the New England News Channel (NECN) Wednesday, detailing their lifelong struggle and asking for "understanding and support" from parents in the Swampscott Public Schools community.
The Town of Swampscott is seeking proposals from qualified firms capable of providing inspection, operation and maintenance of the main sewer pumping station, seven sewer lift stations, two water booster stations and an odor mitigation unit.
50 Kempton The lobster pot was invented in 1808 by Ebenezer Thorndike of Swampscott, Massachusetts and is made of wire and wood with an opening to permit the lobster to enter a tunnel of netting.
of Hilton Head, SC, Susan Rice of Dover, Michael Grubba of Concord, OH, Patrice Giller of Swampscott and Laurie Diamond of Wellesley; 13 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Ferraro is an active volunteer in her community for both the Swampscott Farmer's Market Committee and the Swampscott Parks and Recreation Committee, and formerly served on the Board of Directors of the Newport County Boys & Girls Club.
A brief discussion during a meeting last week of the Swampscott Board of Selectmen has sparked outrage among gun-rights proponents and turned one selectman into the target of vitriolic e-mails, threatening phone calls, and online petitions from across the nation calling for his resignation," the Globe reported.
The union represents mixer and haul truck drivers at Aggregate Industries ready mixed and quarry sites in Saugus and Swampscott, Mass.
With no space large enough to fit their needs, they built their own temporary stage on a field at the Phillips Park complex in Swampscott, Mass.
The Swampscott Public Library and the president of the PTA worked together to make this new learning and resource center possible.
International Resource News-August 17, 2011--Aggregate Industries US to reopen Swampscott quarry(C)1994-2011 ENPublishing - http://www.
8 million library, designed by Adams and Smith LLC of Swampscott, Mass.
New coverage will also be added in Quincy near Marina Bay, in Grafton along Route 140, as well as in the town of Swampscott.