Salem Families Form 'Pandemic Pod' To Help Kids Socialize, Learn At HomeA family in Salem has partnered with two other families for shared child care this summer and they plan to continue it in the fall to help with the struggles of remote learning.
Salem Will Require Face Masks Downtown, In City Parks Beginning SaturdayBusinesses will not be able to allow patrons to enter without a face mask.
No One Hurt After Fireworks Set Off Inside Salem HomeA small fire was quickly put out, and no one was injured.
Salem Police Officer Killed In CrashSalem Police officer Dana Mazola was killed in a crash late Thursday, the department confirmed. 
Salem Police Captain Demoted After Tweet From Department Account Criticizing ProtestersA Salem police captain has been demoted two levels to sergeant after she tweeted from the department's official account criticizing protesters in Boston. 
Salem Launching Fireworks Crackdown After 2,000% Increase In ComplaintsOfficials in Salem are cracking down on illegal fireworks after seeing an uptick in recent weeks.
Soldier, Police Officers In Trouble For Social Media Posts About ProtestsWhile thousands took to the streets to protest the death of George Floyd, a few police officers took to social media with controversial postings.
Salem Police Captain Kate Stephens Placed On Leave For Tweet Criticizing Boston ProtestsThe police chief said the tweet undermines the public trust.
Investigation Launched After Tweet Sent From Salem Police Criticizes Boston ProtestsA tweet from the Salem Police Department's official account criticized Gov. Charlie Baker and Boston Mayor Marty Walsh.
Nonprofits Offer Thank-You Meals For Health Care Workers Fighting COVID-19On this day of giving, two nonprofits are teaming up to provide meals to frontline medical workers on the North Shore.
Coronavirus Has North Shore Communities Enforcing Restrictions To Curb PandemicLynn is enforcing a 9 p.m. curfew, and both Lynn and Salem are requiring people to wear masks in public.