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A car under the commuter rail bridge on Burrill Street in Swampscott. (Photo courtesy: Jack Beermann)

Essex County Gets Rainstorm Disaster Loans

Small businesses affected by flash flooding on Boston’s North Shore two weeks ago will be able to apply for low interest loans to help restore their losses.


Some of the extensive flood damage in a Peabody basement Wednesday.

Flood Damage Extensive Across North Shore

Emergency management teams headed to the North Shore Wednesday to see just how bad the damage is following Tuesday’s flash floods.


Flooding in Peabody (Photo courtesy: Kevin Angelli)

Flash Flooding Hits North Shore

Heavy rain and flash flooding surprised residents on the North Shore Tuesday morning.


Endicott Street in Peabody (Photo courtesy: Jim Palmer)

North Shore Flooding Raw Video

Flash flooding hit several towns on the North Shore hard Tuesday morning. Here’s a look at some video from the area.


Rising water in a neighborhood in Danvers. (Photo courtesy: Heather Bisset)

North Shore Flooding Images

Heavy rain and flash flooding surprised residents on the North Shore Tuesday morning.


Boats washed ashore in Swampscott (credit: Ben Cormier)

Tropical Storm Irene Beaches Several Boats In Swampscott

At least a dozen boats in the Atlantic Ocean were ripped from their moorings off Swampscott on Sunday during the height of Tropical Storm Irene.



Mark Wahlberg Spotted In Swampscott On Set Of New Movie

Mark Wahlberg has set up shop in Swampscott to film a comedy about a man and his teddy bear.


A boy was rescued from the roof of this Swampscott home on Monday.

Swampscott Man Rescues Toddler From Roof

A Swampscott man may have saved a toddler’s life when he plucked the young boy from a roof on Monday.


Underage Drinking, Alcohol Abuse In The Young

Swampscott High Students Caught Using Drugs, Alcohol Banned From Activities

When the spring sports season begins later this month, a new drug and alcohol policy is scheduled to take effect at Swampscott High School.


Julie Jones' wedding dress was inside a shop in Swampscott that went up in flames Tuesday night.

Wedding Dress “Rescued” From Swampscott Blaze

Julie Jones is getting married Saturday, and Wednesday her wedding dress was at the tailor’s in Swampscott when the shop went up in flames. Two firefitghters raced in and got the dress.