Tasting Art Basel

Art Baaaasel (Not Basil, Bazeel or any variation thereof and believe me — I’ve heard them all!) in Basel, Switzerland is, at 45 years old, arguably the most important modern ...
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Peabody man seriously hurt in crash on Route 1 this morning

A Peabody man was seriously injured in a three-vehicle crash on the northbound side of Route 1 in Peabody this morning. The victim, one of the drivers, crashed into a utility pole near Route 114 about 6 a.m., knocking down live wires and blocking the roadway, police said.
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Obituary: Mary T. Allen

Allen, Mary T. (Sullivan) Of Peabody, July 22, 2014, age 93, wife of the late James E. Allen and devoted mother and mother-in-law of Kathleen Allen Bliss and Marc Bliss of Manchester by the sea, MA, Jeanne Allen and Don Smith of Durham, NH and James E. Allen of Danvers, MA, sister of Katherine Sullivan Cook of Somerville and Billerica, and the late John, Thomas and Ellen Sullivan, Sister-in-law of Anne Claflin Allen of Belmont, MA, "Grandma" to William J. Wilson IV and Mariah of Medfield, MA, Jennie Allen Terry and Jason Terry of Beverly, MA, Kelsey Smith of Philadelphia, PA, Elizabeth Allen of Peabody, MA who cared for her and fulfilled her wish to remain in her home, Molly ...
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Obituary: Harold Swartz

Swartz, Harold 86, of Peabody formerly of Saugus and Malden. Entered Eternal Rest on July 22, 2014. Devoted husband of the late Corinne (Coburn) Swartz. Beloved father of Karen & Dr. Sandy Nathanson and Debra & Stuart Siegel. Cherished grandfather of Eric Nathanson & Dr. Sabrina Vineberg, Scott Nathanson, Andrew & Nicole Nathanson, Brooke Nathanson, Alan & Rachel Siegel, Drs. Ethan & Lauren Siegel and Brian Siegel. Proud great grandfather of Jonah, Ezra and Sophie. Dear brother of the late Eleanor Margi. Services at Temple Tifereth Israel 539 Salem St. MALDEN on Friday July 25 at 11:00 AM. Interment at Lebanon- Tifereth Israel Cemetery Route 128N (between Exits 25 & 24) Peabody. Condolence calls may be made at the Siegel ...
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Obituary: Ruth A. Ring

Ring, Ruth A. (Fox) Of Peabody, July 18, 2014, 97. Beloved wife of the late John Ring. She leaves 3 generations of nieces and nephews, including: a nephew John Fox & his wife Louise of Westwood and niece Mary Johnson & her husband Bill of Redding, CA; seven grand-nieces & nephews, Carolyn Fox of Westwood, Christopher Fox of Manhattan Beach, CA, Jonathan Fox of Chaing Mai, Thailand, and her Godchild Jennifer Fox of Westwood, Bridgid and Megan Johnson of CA and Ted Johnson of North Carolina, and also 11 great-grandnieces & nephews. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to gather on Saturday July 26, 2014 from 9:30 to 10:30 AM in the Conway, Cahill-Brodeur Funeral Home, 20 Church St., PEABODY, ...

PEMcast 002 — Makers

For this episode of the PEMcast, we focus on our new Maker Lounge and one of the most known makers in the world, kinetic sculptor Theo Jansen. Our Curator of ...
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Obituary: Genevieve C. Luneau

Luneau, Genevieve C. (Philips) Of Peabody, July 15, 2014. Wife of the late John R. Luneau. Mother of John P. Luneau and his wife, Kathy, of Washington Crossing, PA, Kathleen Simons and her husband, John, of Danvers, Nancy Herbst and her husband, Timothy, of Tempe, AZ and Christine Normoyle of San Jose, CA. Grandmother of John Zachary Luneau, Evan Simons, Elliot Simons, Katrina Herbst, Meredith Herbst, Christopher Herbst, Benjamin Normoyle and Sarah Normoyle. Sister of the late Marie L. Philips. Family and friends will honor and remember Genevieve's life by gathering for calling hours in The Joyce Funeral Home, 245 Main Street (Rte. 20), Waltham on Monday, July 21st from 4 to 8 p.m. and again at 9 a.m. on ...
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Obituary: Constance Foley Black

Black, Constance Foley Of Peabody, July 17, 2014, age 77, loving wife of Bernard Black, daughter of the late William J. and Florence R. (Cullinane ) Cummings Sr., devoted mother and mother-in-law of Walter J. and Barbara Foley of Walpole, MA, Daniel and Rachael Foley of No. Springfield, VT., Kathleen and Dean Ginoulis of Danvers, Deborah and Dave Watson of Bedford, NH, Janet and James MacNeill of Beverly, MA , cherished grandmother of Evan, Cassandra, Erica, Patrick, Kelly, Sara, Sean, Lucas, Hannah and Silas, and many nieces and nephews. Sister of the late William J. Cummings Jr. A Visitation will be held on Sunday, July 20, 2014 from 3:00 until 7:00 PM at the Conway, Cahill-Brodeur Funeral Home at the ...
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Obituary: Lorraine Miller-robbins

Miller-Robbins, Lorraine (Potcherkoff) 86, of Delray Beach, FL, formerly of Peabody and Malden. Entered Eternal Rest on July 16, 2014. Devoted wife of the late Albert Robbins and Irving Miller. Beloved mother of Martin & his wife Jean Robbins, Arthur & his wife Linda Robbins and Jerry & his wife Janet Robbins. Cherished grandmother of Seth & Monet, Josh & Meghan, Jessie & Bunker, Alison, Adam and Juliana. Proud great grandmother of Hayden, Leah, Blake, Grayson and Emily. Dearest sister of Charlotte Rubenstein & her late Husband Hyman, the late Zelda Alman and her surviving husband Harvey & his wife Joan Alman. Services at Lebanon- Tifereth Israel cemetery Route 128N (between Exits 25 & 24) PEABODY on Friday July 18 ...

Pop-Up Parisian Picnic

The meetings started in bitterly cold January. The objective: coordinate in six month’s time a pop-up art installation involving hundreds of people and just as many portable tables, white table ...
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