Woman arrested on MV charges

Posted by on Dec 10, 2018 in Local Headline News, Wakefield Daily Item, Wakefield News | Comments Off on Woman arrested on MV charges

Published in the December 10, 2018 edition. WAKEFIELD — A 36-year-old Malden woman was arrested early Saturday morning for operating on a suspended license (subsequent offense) after police stopped her for driving the wrong way down Albion Street from North Avenue. Police said that Officer John Whaley was in the area of North Avenue and Albion Street just after 2 a.m....

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WACS gets in the spirit

Posted by on Dec 7, 2018 in Local Headline News, Wakefield Daily Item, Wakefield News | Comments Off on WACS gets in the spirit

Published in the December 7, 2018 edition. By GAIL LOWE WAKEFIELD — Members of the Wakefield Arts & Crafts Society (WACS) got into the Christmas spirit by holding a party on Tuesday, Dec. 4 at their regularly scheduled meeting. Following a luncheon and gift swap, there was a presentation by Laurie Thies, owner of Mary Rose’s Quilt and Treasures...

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Anti-hate proclamation adopted by town

Posted by on Dec 6, 2018 in Local Headline News, Wakefield Daily Item, Wakefield News | Comments Off on Anti-hate proclamation adopted by town

Published in the December 6, 2018 edition By MARK SARDELLA WAKEFIELD — At a joint meeting this week at the Walton School, the Town Council and the School Committee adopted “A Proclamation of Acceptance and Openness Among All Our Citizens.” Under an agenda item on civics education in the schools, the discussion turned to recent acts of hate speech...

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Three Warriors named as field hockey All-Stars

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Published in the December 10, 2018 edition. WAKEFIELD — The Middlesex League’s field hockey coaches met recently to select the All-Star teams. The WMHS field hockey team, who finished fourth in the Freedom Division with a 6-8-3 league record and a 7-8-3 overall record, had three All-Stars selected as senior Aguila Lever and juniors Annabella Forziati and Hope Melanson...

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Three Warriors named girls’ soccer All-Stars

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Published in the December 7, 2018 edition. WAKEFIELD — The Middlesex League’s girls’ soccer coaches met recently to select the All-Star teams. The WMHS girls’ soccer team, who finished third in the Freedom Division with a 5-8-3 record and a 5-9-3 overall record, had three All-Stars selected as senior captain Caroline Hurley and juniors Emma Lambiaso and Abby Mondello...

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Butler, Greatorex named All-Stars for Wakefield volleyball

Posted by on Dec 5, 2018 in Wakefield Daily Item, Wakefield Sports | Comments Off on Butler, Greatorex named All-Stars for Wakefield volleyball

Published December 5, 2018 WAKEFIELD — The Middlesex League’s volleyball coaches met recently to make this year’s All-Star selections in both the Liberty and Freedom Divisions.  The WMHS volleyball team, who finished tied for third in the Freedom Division with Wilmington and set a program record with seven wins overall, had two All-Stars named as seniors Hannah Butler and...

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Robert C. Crowley, 90

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Published in the December 7, 2018 edition. TINTON FALLS, N.J. — Robert C. Crowley, 90, formerly of Reading, Mass. and Shrewsbury, N.J., died peacefully on December 4, 2018, at his home in Tinton Falls, N.J. Bob was born in Melrose, Mass. in 1928 to the late Joseph and Helen Crowley. Shortly after graduating from Melrose High School in 1945,...

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Harvey Spector, 85

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Published in the December 7, 2018 edition. STONEHAM — Harvey Lloyd Spector, 85, of Stoneham, formerly of Wakefield died on Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at the Life Care Center in Stoneham. Born in Everett on October 13, 1933, he was the son of the late John and Mildred (Lloyd) Spector. Mr. Spector was a graduate of Everett High School,...

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Paul L. Ronan, 64

Posted by on Dec 5, 2018 in Wakefield Daily Item, Wakefield Obituaries | Comments Off on Paul L. Ronan, 64

Avid sports fan, enjoyed time in Maine Published December 5, 2018 READING — Paul L. Ronan, 64, of Reading, passed away on Sunday December 2, 2018. Born in Melrose, Paul is the son of the late Christopher and Rita (Fahey) Ronan. Paul enjoyed many things, especially golf and his two cats. He loved his family and enjoyed spending time...

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