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Peabody 7-5-2018


OVER ASKING! SOLD The #1 Selling Real Estate Brokerage in Peabody* PEABODY $660,000 LYNNFIELD COMING SOON LYNNFIELD $1,699,000 LYNNFIELD $1,249,000 NEWTON $2,599,000 *MLSPIN data 1/1/18-6/19/2018 PEABODY WEEKLY Evelyn Rockas 617-256-8500 Nikki Cappadona-Martin 781-710-1440 Debbie Caniff 617-771-2827 Louise Bova-Touchette 617-605-0555 Rossetti/Poti Team 781-718-4662 JULY 5, 2018 • VOL. 62, NO. 27 NEWS SERVING THE COMMUNITY SINCE 1957 16 PAGES • ONE DOLLAR IN THE NEWS Page 2: New website launched for local businesses A BRIGHT IDEA The city is seeking proposals to replace the Municipal Light Plant at Endicott and Warren streets. Story on Page 3. PHOTO | SPENSER HASAK Page 3: Rep. Moulton wins Democracy award for public service Page 9: Peabody High softball looks to go in different direction PRSRT STD ECRWSSEDDM U.S. Postage Paid Permit #66 Peabody, MA City just says no to recreational marijuana, but yes to medicinal BY THOMAS GRILLO Peabody became the second city on the North Shore to allow medical marijuana. But recreational pot smokers will have to go elsewhere to buy it. Wellness Connection of Massachusetts and Phytotherapy got the green light from the City Council to open clinics near each other on Route 1. They will also face competition from Alternative Therapies Group, which has been selling medical pot in Salem for three years. MARIJUANA, PAGE 2 SOLD! SOLD! The #1 Selling Real Estate Brokerage in Peabody* MIDDLETON $1,399,900 AMESBURY $569,900 PEABODY $539,900 LYNNFIELD REVERE $491,000 *MLSPIN data 1/1/18-6/19/2018 Karen Johnson 781-367-8482 Rossetti/Poti Team 781-718-4662 Joyce Cucchiara 978-808-1597 Louise Bova-Touchette 617-605-0555 Carole Rocha 781-462-7067