Latest Ipswich, Massachusetts Stories

2013-03-12 23:04:45

Cyclists on Great Freedom Adventures’ Salt Marsh and Songbirds Eco-Bike Tour To See First-Hand the Effects of Barrier Island Beach Erosion Along With Discovering Wildlife and Ecology on an Island

2013-01-18 23:00:07

Small group tour operator Olde Ipswich Tours announces its second annual tour of Italy in partnership

2008-07-29 12:00:49

By Steve Landwehr, The Salem News, Beverly, Mass. Jul. 29--IPSWICH -- The date for one of the most popular summer events on the North Shore is determined by the tides, not the calendar.

2008-06-24 12:02:37

By Mike Stucka, The Salem News, Beverly, Mass. Jun. 24--TOPSFIELD -- Because the Ipswich River has fallen so low, residents must keep their sprinklers turned off. The town announced a water ban Friday that prohibits the use of sprinklers or lawn irrigation systems at any time of the day or night.

2008-06-24 12:02:37

By Steve Landwehr, The Salem News, Beverly, Mass. Jun. 24--Watering lawns with sprinklers or irrigation systems is now prohibited both day and night in Hamilton and Wenham.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.