Nue plays the keyboard for The Rock Cats.
'I want my story to get out there'
Newbury's Gene Palumbo used to do a lot of damage in a tank. Now, he does it with a pen. "I was never a writer," said the 90-year-old author of the self-published memoir "Load Kick Fire," which was recently named one of three finalists in the history
A tree-mendous tradition
Thousands of years ago, evergreen trees were symbols of life during winter, when other vegetation existed only in stark, brown bareness and conifers were still fresh and fragrant. Although a symbol of Christmas today, evergreens were considered winte
Paw Prints: Merry gifts for furry friends
'Tis the season for shopping and sharing. Fido and Fluffy give you their unconditional love all year and want to be remembered this holiday season, too. Here's a list of gift ideas for your four-legged friends. 1. New bed. A fresh bed is so comfortab
Health Beat: Get your presents wrapped while helping a good cause
A Newburyport-based nonprofit organization will man the gift wrap table this weekend and next at Barnes & Noble at the Northshore Mall in Peabody. Supporters from the Katydid Foundation will be there tomorrow through Sunday from 2 to 9 p.m. and Dec.
'Desolation of Smaug': Better, but still bloated
There is one thrilling, rib-tickling sequence in "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug": A group of dwarfs, riding inside empty wine barrels over rushing rapids and waterfalls, fend off an attack by an army of orcs with the help of bow-and-arrow wield
- Fall fair roundup
- December 12, 2013
- Holiday spectacle
- Past and present
- The Lookout: A holiday package of performances
- An old-fashioned Yuletide
- December 11, 2013
- Dressed in holiday style
- Tim's Tips: Holiday plants add a festive touch
- For creamy truffles without cream, try using chestnuts
- A cocktail that's sensational this time of year
- December 6, 2013
- A family paddle
- Boomer Talk: Breaking traditions
- Health Beat: Bone marrow drive at Orange Leaf tomorrow
- NECC showcases revamped arts program
- December 5, 2013
- Merry melodies
- 'Littlest Angel' returns to Port
- 'I want my story to get out there'