Susan Levine and Doug Kwartler, The Lied To's, play the Cat in the Cradle Coffeehouse Saturday night in Byfield.

72 fifth-graders at Bates Elementary School in Salem, Mass. took turns talking with volunteers Monday morning, discussing everything from celebrating New Year's Eve to hosting a cooking show. At each station, students were graded on verbal poise, body language, adaptability to unexpected cha…

Lawrence attracts tens of thousands of crows to a roosting spot along the Merrimack River.

Alternative Therapies Group, with a retail location on Grove Street in Salem, opened up adult-use sales on Saturday morning. In this video, Salem politician Josh Turiel asks ATG employee Kate Nelson several questions before buying a joint, vape cartridge and battery.

One of Salem’s oldest and tallest trees came down on Monday, but its spirit will live on in the form of wooden bowls, table tops and more.

For hundreds of years, a towering granite-based marker in Salem Harbor has kept boaters from running aground on the perilously high Bowditch Ledge. That was until last weekend, when the Bowditch Ledge "daybeacon" apparently collapsed.

Bill Burt tackles the atmosphere of a modified Feaster Five in 12 degree temperatures.

Bill Burt tackles the atmosphere of a modified Feaster Five in 12 degree temperatures.

Timony Grammar School students Tyler and Jacob Cobb got a surprise on Wednesday when their mom returned early from Army National Guard training in Texas.

The new Registry of Motor Vehicles branch in Danvers opened for business on Oct. 29. A ribbon cutting was held on Oct. 31.

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