Thursday, February 24, 2011
The Stoneham region may receive 1-2 inches of rainfall mixed with snow, while wind gusts intensify on Friday.
The National Weather Service issued flood and high wind warnings ahead of heavy rains and winds expected to hit the Stoneham region starting early Friday morning. Both advisories take effect Friday morning and will continue into Friday evening. "A mix (of) rain and wet snow will develop late this evening and continue overnight...changing to all rain around daybreak," reads the flood warning. "The rain will become heavy at times Friday morning and last through mid-afternoon before tapering off by evening. "One to two inches of precipitation with locally higher amounts can be expected across the area." With temperatures expected to be in the 40s and 50s, snowmelt is expected to intensify, according to the flood warning. "Urban and poor …
Wednesday, January 19, 2011
Congratulations go out to Amy K. for her winning submission of a slick Main Street.
The winner of the recent "Slippery in Stoneham" photo contest is Amy K.'s shot of a slick Main Street near The Barefoot Dragonfly. Amy's photo is featured with this post. Thanks to everyone who submitted photographs for the contest and keep your eyes peeled for the next photo contest on Stoneham Patch!
Tuesday, January 18, 2011
Want a chance to win some Patch swag? Add your photos to our "Slippery in Stoneham" photo contest post and we'll announce the winner for best picture on Wednesday.
Hey Stoneham—with this "Slippery in Stoneham" photo contest, we're hoping to create a mosaic that documents what this storm looks like all over town. But we need your help. Grab your camera or cellphone and take some storm photos. Then upload it to this article. You can sign in with your Stoneham Patch account or your Facebook account. It's easy, just click the "Add" link below the photos and follow the directions. Be sure to include a one-sentence caption for your photo that lets others know where the photo was taken. The more specific you are the better, but simply mentioning the roadway in Stoneham is fine too. On Wednesday, we'll pick the best picture and that person will receive some free Patch swag. Let's have some fun with this and…