Thursday, July 5, 2012
The hit and run incident happened on Conant Street just before 11 p.m.
A pedestrian walking across Conant Street was struck in a hit and run following the Danvers Fireworks Festival. Police responded to the scene at 10:54 p.m., and the female victim was transported to Beverly Hospital with minor injuries. Police Captain Patrick Ambrose said the situation is still under investigation.
Wednesday, July 4, 2012
Check out our shots from Danvers Fireworks Festival on July 3, and add your own.
Happy Fourth of July, Danvers! Were you at Danvers Family Festival's Fireworks display last night? We took photos, but we also want to see yours. Whether they're the whole group of friends waiting for the fireworks to begin, a look at the many vendors or the entertainment at the bandstand, or some shots of the fireworks lighting up Plains Park -- upload them to our album. To check out more fireworks displays on the North Shore today, click here.
Tuesday, July 3, 2012
Danvers fireworks, outdoor party at Maple Street Tavern, and more.
Welcome to 5 Things, your daily resource for community events and happenings in Danvers. 1. Danvers Fireworks are here! Find out more about tonight's festivities at Plains Park with this schedule. If you're looking to find out about different displays around the North Shore, click here. 2. Attention Danvers businesses: Are you going to be open or having special hours on the 4th of July? Shoot email@example.com an email, or let us know in the comments section. We're compiling a list of places that will be open and we want to make sure we have you on there! 3. Need something to do today? Check out this weekend's business spotlight on Maple Street Tavern, who are hosting an outdoor party today from noon til the fireworks. 4. There …
2012 Danvers Fireworks Festival takes place tonight at Plains Park.
The following Family Festival events are scheduled for today: Danvers Fireworks Festival For a complete look at North Shore fireworks display schedules, click here.
Monday, July 2, 2012
Your daily guide to the events and happenings in Danvers.
Welcome to 5 Things, your daily resource for community events and happenings in Danvers. Here are five things to start the day, July 2. 1. It's July! We know this week is going to be busy with fireworks, barbecues, and Family Festival activities. Check back throughout the week for Fourth of July recipes, tips for the best spots to watch the Danvers fireworks, who's open and closed on Independence Day, and more. 2. We had a great time at Endicott Park Day and the Strays In Need Dog Show over the weekend. Check out our shots from Endicott Park Day, check back at 9 a.m. for our adorable dog photos, and add your own Family Festival photos here. 3. Fireworks are popping up everywhere. Do you think homemade displays are fun, dangerous, or a …
Sunday, July 1, 2012
Find out about the fourth of July pregame festivities on July 3 at Maple Street Tavern.
What to do when the 3rd of July comes around, and friends inquire about your annual pre-fireworks bash, but you have to work? If you're Dean Borders, owner of Maple Street Tavern in Danvers Square, you bring the party to you. Borders said the idea for a fireworks pregame came to him one night over a beer when he thought, "wouldn't it be great to have something outside?" The Tavern, which is set in the middle of a string of shops on the corner of Maple and School Street, has ample space in the private lot directly behind the building, the perfect spot, Borders said, for a party. Once permissions were granted from the landlord and neighboring businesses, all Borders needed was to approach the Board of Selectmen with his request for an …
Friday, June 29, 2012
What do you think of homemade fireworks displays on 4th of July? Let us know.
Fourth of July is around the corner, and calls to police about fireworks in Danvers neighborhoods are already springing up. Last year around this time, we received a letter to the editor titled "Please, No Fireworks," about the problems that come with at home fireworks displays. The writer mentioned the dangerousness factor, as well as his dog, who he said is terrified of the loud booms. Do you think the scheduled fireworks displays are enough, or do you like doing your own? Take our poll and sound off in the comments.
Thursday, June 28, 2012
Celebrate the 4th of July with these fireworks displays scheduled in the Greater Boston area and North Shore of Massachusetts.
Where are Fourth of July fireworks displays in and around Danvers? Here's a list. Click on the links for more information about each event: