Memorial Day 2017

Monday, May 29th the Police Department will be assisting the American Legion Post 194 with their Memorial Day ceremonies. Traffic along Bay Road may be heavy with delays due to temporary road closures and/or detours. Motorists are advised to seek alternative routes during the parade which leaves from Town Hall at 9:00 AM. See the attached order … Continued

Substance Abuse Forum-May 24 (Rockport High School)

OVERDOSES: The leading cause of accidental death in the U.S., drug overdose and addition can happen to anyone; young or old, from any demographic, and for a host of reasons. The statistics for drug overdoses are alarming; in 2015, there were 52,204 lethal overdoses. Opioid addiction is driving this epidemic, with 20,101 overdose deaths related … Continued

Permitted Fire Spreads, Damages Shed

A permitted fire got out of control on Sagamore Street on Friday afternoon, according to Fire Chief Philip Stevens. The fire department responded to 175 Sagamore St. at about 2:30 p.m. In addition to Hamilton firefighters, Essex Engine 1 also helped battle the fire. Firefighters also got help from a Hamilton DPW backhoe. In addition … Continued