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Veteran Police Officers, Firefighters Sworn in to New Posts Thursday

Here's what you need to know today in Danvers.

Six veteran Danvers police officers and two firefighters will be officially promoted this week. Pictured here are Sgt. Olivia Silva and Lt. Robert Bettencourt.
Six veteran Danvers police officers and two firefighters will be officially promoted this week. Pictured here are Sgt. Olivia Silva and Lt. Robert Bettencourt.
Today is Thursday, Jan. 9. Here are five things to know today in Danvers.

  1. Promotions: Several veteran Danvers police officers and firefighters will be formally sworn in to their new ranks this Thursday during a ceremony at Danvers High School. The promotions were announced this past fall. Thursday's ceremony is at 6 p.m. in the auditorium and foyer of the high school. The public is welcome to attend.
  2. The Conservation Commission meets Thursday (7 p.m.) and, among other agenda items, will continue a public hearing on a Notice of Intent for an expansion at the indoor sports facility at 150 Andover St.
  3. State Sen. Joan Lovely will be holding office hours for constituents on Friday (9-10 a.m.) at Danvers Town Hall.
  4. The Department of Public Works says Christmas tree pickup in town will be this Saturday, Jan. 11. Residents should leave their trees at the curb by 7 a.m. The DPW asks that all tinsel and ornaments be removed and trees cannot be in plastic bags.
  5. Do your dogs need grooming? Essex Aggie is putting on a groom-a-thon Saturday (8 a.m. - 3 p.m.) at the school. The Class of 2014 is accepting appointments for the day, but walk-ins are welcome. The event will be held at the school grooming lab and everything from a pedicure to a flea bath is available. Email cgrima@agtech.org or kmckay@agtech.org or call 978-774-0050 ext. 263 to make an appointment.

Make sure to check our local events calendar and boards section for even more happenings around Danvers.

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