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Published the first Friday of each month by the SilverStringers of Melrose, Massachusetts -- July 6, 2012

Jaelyn Grace celebrates the Fourth of July

by Betty Rossi

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Operation Resolve
by Tom Dillon
... A project started by five students

Paying attention to Vets who never came home
from Donald F. Morrison, MHS '49.
... Captain John R. Alvord, USMC Air Corps

New/old farmers market opens for the season
from the SilverStringers
... Sally Frank's opens at West Emerson Street park

Seniors' favorite Irishman hangs it up
from the SilverStringers
... after 15 years, Mike McDonough retires

The block party
by Betty Rossi
... ever had a block party?

Sad farewell
by Jackie Wattenberg
... to Breads 'n Bits

Jibber jabber
by Betty Rossi
... a few nights ago

Hello Melrose Mirror
by Jerry Norton
... it's me again

The beat goes on
by Russ Priestley
... and on and on

More postcards: MHS at Coolidge, path to Spot Pond
from the SilverStringers
... Mysterious collection provides insight to an earlier Melrose

Does city have more secret plans for unspent money in Mount Hood Reserve Fund?
by Joe Sullivan
... report is that city won't use money in Reserve Fund to pay upcoming shortages in payments for the athletic field complex bond costs

Polymnia brings Broadway
by Jackie Wattenberg
... to Memorial Hall

What's new construction around town?
from the SilverStringers
... replacing the old with something new

A deadly take on manhood
by Ed Boyd
... amazed at what I find

Did you know?
by Florence Shea
... money doesn't stink, caligynephobia, hospital beds

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