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Safety Tips ahead of Expected Winter Storm

Safety Tips ahead of Expected Winter Storm

MELROSE — At this time, the National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a Winter Storm Watch for Middlesex County, including the City of Melrose beginning Friday night, Jan. 28 through Saturday, Jan. 29. Snow accumulations of as much as 17 inches are possible, with wind...

Sports

Red Raider hoop tops Arlington, 73-61

Red Raider hoop tops Arlington, 73-61

THE MELROSE bench erupts after a thrilling 73-61 victory over Arlington on Tuesday night. (Jennifer Gentile photo)   Impressive win puts Melrose 7-6   By JENNIFER GENTILE MELROSE—The Melrose Red Raider boy's basketball is coming into their own as they reach...

Girls’ hoop picks up more wins

Girls’ hoop picks up more wins

MEGAN CASEY, junior, is one of the leading scorers for Melrose, who picked up a win over Medford, 50-16 last Saturday and Arlington on Tuesday. (Raj Das edphotos.com)   Dominates both Medford & Arlington By JENNIFER GENTILE MELROSE—The Melrose High girls...

Obituaries

Gerald B. Ferrechio

Gerald B. Ferrechio

Lived life on his own terms, had a larger than life personality MELROSE — Gerald “Jerry” B. Ferrechio passed away on January 18, 2022. Predeceased by his parents, Rosella “Rose” (Masciarelli) Ferrechio, Joseph Ferrechio, and Anthony “Tony” Ferrechio; his first wife,...

Donna Gouthro, 77

Donna Gouthro, 77

A family centered woman who loved politics and history MELROSE — Donna (Lenihan) Gouthro, 77, resident of Melrose and formerly of Merrimack, N.H., passed away on Sunday, January 16, 2022 at Melrose Wakefield Hospital. Born in Lynn on November 23, 1944, Donna was one...

Margaret L. Scott, 95

Margaret L. Scott, 95

A strong-willed and family-oriented woman MELROSE — Margaret L. (Hayman) “Peg” Scott, 95, a longtime resident of Melrose, passed away peacefully at Wakefield Center on Friday, January 21, 2022. Born in Chelsea on March 31, 1926, she was the daughter of Scottish...