Who We Are


Features

Travel

Poetry

Art

Random Thoughts

Looking Ahead

FAQ

Foods/Recipes

Letters to ...

Reviews ...

The Great Depression

Previous Issues

Remembering
World War II

Melrose Centennial

City of Homes

history

Social and Political Commentary

September 11, 2001

Here is Melrose

Storms

Computer Tips

Tales of Open Road


Short Features

Thoughts while shaving
by Jim Tierney

Oh yeah, another new donut shop
from Don Norris

A snippet of conversation
by Carol Nelson

My favorite place in Melrose
from Renette Baldasaro


Today's hot spots
a sneak peak
at what's in this issue ...

John Murphy, MHS '38, popped in on a Stringers' meeting
We went Down Maine,
got us a lobster

Middle School visits Alice's Wonderland


Archive

Members Log In


Published the first Friday of each month by the SilverStringers of Melrose, Massachusetts -- August 6, 2010

Marcus Gale & his guitar delight the children with songs and stories. One of four summer lawn concerts at The Beebe Estate, the series is sponsored by the North Suburban Child and Family Resource Network (NSCFRN), a community benefits program of Hallmark Health, in collaboration with the Wakefield Public Schools. Click on picture for more photos and story.

Photo by Carole P. Tate


Publisher for this issue is SilverStringer Don Norris


Try out our new search engine at bottom of page.

Tunes and Tales on Beebe Estate lawn
by Carole P. Tate
... July and August: free family fun concerts promoted by Hallmark Health

ATM
by Jerry Norton
... one more challenge

On making time to write
by Elizabeth Samit
... on creative endeavors

Psychiatrist and teacher Robert Coles, M.D.
by Ed Boyd
... to honor Robert Coles

Alice in Wonderland features local students
by Carole P. Tate
... Wakefield Repertory Youth Theatre produces a musical version with local talent

Big John, an allegory
by Russ Priestley
... but nothing to do with Al Gore

The queen is in town
by Shirley Rabb
... along with her colorful companions

Why are we the War-King of the world?
by Jackie Wattenberg
... concerns about life and losses

A nostalgic trip back to Pleasure Island
from Joseph P. Guzzo
... a Melrose native recalls being a kid again

The Salutarians
by Len Dalton
... speculation about "Who Discovered America"

Life in the land of the grieving - phase two
by Ed Wright
... Loneliness - you can't go home again

Sports, Then and Now
by Ann Robbins Talbot
... a lifetime of entertainment

The Fourth
by Ann Robbins Talbot
... a summer holiday for kids

On vacation in Boothbay Harbor
by Don Norris
... a close-up look at seaworthy composition

A promise fullfilled
by Casa
... sorry I am a little late

Strictly good news stories
The Stringers have been collecting upbeat stuff



You can search below for any word or words in all issues of the Melrose Mirror.
Loading
Welcome

More about the Silver Stringers

Kangaroo Troop
Kangaroo Troop by Marjorie Burgess, the Melrose Mirror theme song.
Send us mail
Write to us


Copyright of all articles and photos by their authors and the Melrose Mirror