Hydrant Flushing – Downtown, Ryal Side and Beverly Farms areas

The City of Beverly will be flushing hydrants starting Tuesday, June 3 between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 11:00 p.m.  The Water Department will begin in the Downtown, Ryalside and Beverly Farms areas and continue for several weeks throughout the City.   Hydrant flushing will occur on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.    Discoloration
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Obituary: Judith E. Tucker

Tucker, Judith E. "Judy" 51, of Beverly , died July 1 , under hospice care with her beloved spouse , Elizabeth E Mann , by her side. Judy was born October 2 , 1962. A Memorial Gathering will be held Sunday, August 17 from 1-4pm at One Apple Rd., Beverly. For online guestbook please visit
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Obituary: Richard Sears Humphrey

Humphrey, Richard Sears, Jr. Of Beverly Farms, passed away at home on July 14th. He was 88. Born in Boston, he was the son of the late Richard S. and Marion (Emmons) Humphrey. Mr. Humphrey graduated from Harvard University in 1947 and began his advertising career in New York. He then founded his own agency Humphrey, Brown, McDougall. He is survived by his wife Linda (Stroh) Humphrey; his son Richard S. Humphrey, III; his five daughters: Joan Rybczynski, Katherine Drew, Brooks Williams, Diana Johnson and Wendy Ruppenthal and ten grandchildren. His sisters are Marion Milton and the late Joan Shoemaker. A memorial service will be held at the Myopia Hunt Club, 435 Bay Road, Hamilton on August 23rd at 11AM. ...
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Beverly Teen Accused of Starting Fire that Damaged 10 Homes

A 19-year-old Beverly man and two minors are facing charges in connection with a suspicious fire last weekend that destroyed two homes and damaged eight others in the Massachusetts town.
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3-Alarm Fire Levels Home Under Construction in Beverly

The fire spread to a neighboring home before firefighters got it under control.
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Obituary: Harold A. Pinkham

Pinkham Jr., Harold A. Age 85, July 1, 2014, beloved husband of Christine (Lewgowd) Pinkham with whom he shared 62 years of marriage; also survived by two daughters, Barbara J. Kumin and her husband, Steven of Eliot, ME and Katherine E. Pinkham of Boothbay Harbor, ME, a son, Harold C. Pinkham and his wife, Michelle of Franklin, six grandchildren, Dr. Michael C. Kumin and his wife, Jenn, Stefanie M. Kumin, Sarah E. Kumin, Bethany M. Flaherty, Nathaniel L. Pinkham and Shannon E. Pinkham, five great grandchildren, a sister, Virginia McGuire of FL. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Mary Star of the Sea Church, 253 Cabot Street, Beverly, Saturday at 1 p.m. Relatives and friends are invited to ...
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Obituary: Arthur Coner

CONER, Arthur "Bird" Of Quincy, formerly of Beverly, died Friday, June 27th at St. Elizabeth's Hospital. Arthur was born in Dorchester, graduated from Boston Technical High School and Salem State College. He was a decorated Vietnam veteran and received a Purple Heart among many other commendations. Arthur worked in the automobile industry at Davy Chevrolet, Means Chevrolet, and Thomas Ford. Son of the late Richard and Laura Coner. Arthur was a devoted father to Cristin (Coner) Canty and Kevin and Brian Coner. He is also survived by one sister and three brothers. Regina Folger of Dorchester, Richard of Salem, Joseph of Cohasset, Robert of Pembroke, and the late Paul Coner. He was also a loving grandfather to Quinn and Ciar?n ...
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