Wednesday, April 25, 2012
Which local intersection do you think would benefit from a traffic light?
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- Owen Boss
Wednesday, April 25, 2012
Marblehead isn't a town known for its rush-hour traffic jams or for having too many traffic lights - so we want to know, if you could install a traffic light anywhere in town, where would it be? The interactive map above highlights some of the local intersections that already have traffic lights. Click the "satellite" button to switch over to an aerial view and feel free to drag your way around town. Let us know where you'd put Marblehead's Missing Traffic Light in the comments section below and we will add it to our map.
Tuesday, December 6, 2011
As we approach the end of 2011, we want to know - what do you think was the local story of the year?
You have exactly 25 more days left to enjoy 2011. So, if you had a personal goal for the year that you haven't yet completed, you better get busy. Before we say goodbye to 2011 and ring in 2012, we want to know - what was the biggest story of 2011? Every Tuesday morning, Marblehead Patch asks our readers to participate in a poll question. Last week, we asked you to tell us what kind of restaurant you thought was missing in Marblehead. This week, we want to know which story you thought was the biggest of 2011. We've given you five options: Let us know by voting in the poll below. Have something to say about one of these stories? Think another story belongs on the list? Let us know in the comments section.
Thursday, December 1, 2011
This week we want to know what restaurant you think is missing from Marblehead.
Marblehead is a community that prides itself on offering visitors a host of options when it comes to sitting down to eat. The design plans for the new Warwick Building on Pleasant Street call for at least one restaurant in the 38,000-square-foot building. This got us to thinking - what kind of restaurant do you think Marblehead is sorely missing? Is there a food you have to leave town to find? Every week, Marblehead Patch asks our readers to participate in a poll question. Last week, we asked you to tell us which traffic violation you see the most of on local roadways. This week, we want to know what kind of restaurant you'd like to see come to town. Let us know by voting in the poll below. If you choose other, please let us know what …
Tuesday, November 15, 2011
Which traffic violation do you see the most of while driving in Marblehead?
Last month, the Marblehead Police Department kicked off Operation Crosswalk and Operation Red Light - a pair of initiatives aimed at curbing traffic violations at a number of problematic intersections in town. According to recent police log entries, local officers have been stationed at some of Marblehead's most dangerous intersections and have been ticketing motorists for infractions that include speeding, running red lights, crosswalk violations and failure to stop for stop signs. Now, we want to hear from you. Which of these infractions do you see the most of while driving around Marblehead? If you choose "other" please tell us in the comments section which infraction you think is most common.