Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Are you the manager or owner of a Stoneham business listed on Stoneham Patch? If so, claim your listing and enjoy the added perks.
When Stoneham Patch launched in December 2010, editors and freelancers ventured to local businesses to collect information for our directory. Now, more than a year later, our directory section is a spot where users can find descriptions, hours, accepted payment methods and much more for spots around town. All users can add events taking place at local spots, can rate the business on a scale of one to five stars, and can add a review. But owners of local businesses get extra bonuses when they claim a listing. Owners or managers should search for their business listing and select "claim you listing" in order to make updates to the page. A form will pop up asking for your name, contact information, and proof of ownership. Within a few days, …
Monday, May 13, 2013
After spending more than nine months as the editor of Melrose Patch, Mark Ouellette returns as editor of Stoneham Patch.
To quote Ted Mosby from "How I Met Your Mother": "I'm back baby doll!" After spending more than nine months as the editor of Melrose Patch, I officially returned as editor of Stoneham Patch on Monday. I'll also continue serving as editor of Winchester Patch, which is a departure from my first run with just Stoneham Patch, where I served as editor for more than two years. With that in mind, I'll need your help. We are actively recruiting bloggers for the site, so whether you are a member of the Rotary Club or the School Committee, we want you to blog about your meetings, events and whatever else you deem interesting. Are you an event organizer? Write a preview for the event, followed by a recap with photos and videos you can add to your …
Sunday, February 10, 2013
With all the fresh snowfall from the first blizzard of the year, now is the time to take advantage of these sledding hot spots.
With the Blizzard of '13 dropping two feets of snow on Stoneham, it's the perfect time to head out to sled or snow tube. Several locations in the Stoneham area are perfect winter wonderlands. However, you'll need to bring your own sledding equipment to these five popular sledding destinations: Where do you like to go sledding? Tell us in the comments below!
Tuesday, December 4, 2012
Check out the top five most viewed posts on Stoneham Patch in November.
Here are the top five most viewed posts on Stoneham Patch in November:
Sunday, September 30, 2012
Also, an unemployment scam in Medford and a South End landmark gets demolished.
Here is a look at some of the stories making headlines from the Stoneham region this week: Charlestown Arrest Made in Charlestown Landscaper Dog Poisoning Case Police made an arrest in a case of alleged dog poisoning that shocked the neighborhood. Police announced Sept. 21 that 53-year-old landscaper Kenneth Hyland is in custody, suspected of soaking hot dogs in antifreeze and leaving them for pets to eat. Arlington Citizens Bank Robbed in Arlington Heights Arlington Police are asking for the public’s help in solving Thursday’s bank robbery at the Citizens Bank in the Heights. The suspect, who is described as a 5-foot-6 white male, entered the bank and proceeded to the teller window, where he jumped onto the counter and demanded cash, …
Sunday, September 16, 2012
Check out some of the stories making headlines in the Stoneham region this week.
Malden Alleged Teen Shooter Arraigned on Intent to Murder Charges: The 17-year-old arrested in connection with Monday's shooting of another 17-year-old near Warren Street was arraigned in Malden District Court on Tuesday morning, according to the Middlesex District Attorney's Office. Tyrell Berberena, Jr., 17 of Malden, was arraigned on charges of armed assault with intent to murder, aggravated assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, and carrying a loaded firearm without a license, according to a press release from the DA's Office. The 17-year-old victim sustained "serious injuries" in the shooting according to the DA's Office. Malden Patch previously reported he was taken to Mass. General Hospital. Berberena allegedly knew the …
Friday, September 14, 2012
Stoneham Town Day is slated for Saturday, Sept. 15 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Town Common.
Event organizers are gearing up for the 29th annual Stoneham Town Day on Saturday. Town Day is expected to run from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 15 at the Town Common. If inclement weather rolls in on Saturday, the event will be postponed to Sunday, Sept. 16 and will run at the same hours previously mentioned. Stoneham Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Jennifer Welter, who is organizing her first Town Day, is looking forward to the event which she hopes will draw "several thousand people." "As many people know, Rosemary Dujsik and I are both new to the Chamber of Commerce this year," Welter told Stoneham Patch. "With Town Day such a tremendous community event, our focus is on repeating that success. We're trying our hardest to accommodate …
Saturday, September 1, 2012
Check out our sampling of stories making headlines in the Stoneham region this week.
Here are some stories making headlines in the Stoneham region this week: Malden Malden Man 'Tested by Lucifer' Charged with Carjacking, Hospitalized: A Malden man was arrested and charged with attempted kidnapping and attempted carjacking earlier this week, after allegedly attempting to steal three vehicles in the parking lot of a Connecticut hospital. The Hartford Courant reports that William C. Palma, 21, was admitted to the hospital after "acting irrationally" on a bus near Vernon, Connecticut. Police told the paper Palma claimed he was being "tested by Lucifer to find his way home." The man was submitted to nearby Rockville General Hospital for treatment. Medford Tragedy Avoided at Wright's Pond: Tragedy was avoided at Medford's …
Saturday, August 25, 2012
The first man on the Moon died Saturday at 82.
Neil Armstrong, the first person to walk on the Moon, died Saturday at 82, according to NBC News. Armstrong recently had heart surgery, according to NBC News. He was part of the team of NASA astronauts aboard Apollo 11 in 1969, the first spacecraft to land on the Moon. Armstrong was the first of the crew to set foot on the Moon, an event that was broadcast around the world. He famously coined the phrase: "That's one small step for man. One giant leap for mankind." Do you remember the Moon landing? Share your memory in the comments section.
Friday, August 24, 2012
Check out our sampling of open houses slated for Aug. 25-26 in Stoneham.