Cape Ann Plein Air
Oct23

Cape Ann Plein Air

The third annual Cape Ann Plein Air (CAPA) outdoor painting competition and festival — took place in the Cape Ann communities of Essex, Gloucester, Manchester-by-the-Sea and Rockport – kicked off with a Welcome Reception at Essex Shipbuilding Museum on October 7. Over the following six days, artists painted “en plein air” across Cape Ann and award winners were announced at an Awards Gala on October 13 at the North Shore Arts...

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Manchester Animal Hospital Celebrates 25th Anniversary
Oct22

Manchester Animal Hospital Celebrates 25th Anniversary

Twenty five years ago, Dr Larry and Jacqueline Lamb had moved to MBTS and had a strong desire to bring the experiences they shared practicing veterinary medicine to their new home town. The challenge was finding a facility that could accommodate a veterinary clinic and include parking for potential clients. The location at 66 Summer Street had been the original home of the Slades and the Cricket, MBTS’s wonderful local newspaper. At...

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Manchester-by-the-Sea Fire Chief Resigns
Oct22

Manchester-by-the-Sea Fire Chief Resigns

Town Administrator Gregory T. Federspiel reports that Manchester-by-the-Sea Fire Chief George Kramlinger has submitted his resignation, effective Friday, Oct. 5. Chief Kramlinger has served the Town of Manchester-by-the-Sea since Oct. 2016 after careers leading the Massachusetts Fire Academy and in the U.S. Air Force. “I wish to sincerely thank Chief Kramlinger for his service to our community, and I wish him the best in his...

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Council Presents Lifesaving Award to MBTS Officers
Jul17

Council Presents Lifesaving Award to MBTS Officers

Sergeant Richard Newton, Detective Christopher Locke, Officer Bergevine and Student Police Officer Andrea Locke were recognized during the Municipal Police Training Council’s (MPTC) annual Law Enforcement Life Saving Award ceremony. Sergeant Newton and Detective Locke attended the June event, along with about fifty other law enforcement officers from across the State. Officer Bergevine recently transferred to Haverhill PD and Student...

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Beauty and the Beast
Jul17

Beauty and the Beast

The Beauty and the Beast cast of the Manchester Summerstage march up Union Street during Manchester’s 4th of July parade on Wednesday. The musical will be held starting Thursday, July 26th and ending Sunday, July...

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