Hamilton, Wenham, Manchester-by-the-Sea and Essex Awarded Public Health Excellence for Shared Services Grant

The Towns of Hamilton, Wenham, Manchester-by-the-Sea and Essex are pleased to announce that Massachusetts Department of Public Health has awarded the towns funds to form a new Regional Public Health Partnership through the Public Health Excellence for Shared Services grant program. The grant will provide the new partnership $200,000 per year for the 2022, 2023 … Continued

UTILITY SCAM ALERT

New England utility customers are being warned about a new scam using a peer-to-peer app to steal money. A Rhode Island woman was featured on NBC10’s WJAR-TV, saying she received a call alleging to be from National Grid, using a National Grid phone number and said they were coming to disconnect her electric and gas service due … Continued

Information on Getting the COVID-19 Vaccine During Pregnancy

New research published by the New England Journal of Medicine has analyzed data on 35,000 people who received either the Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna COVID-19 vaccines during or shortly before pregnancy. Researchers found no evidence that the vaccines pose serious risks during pregnancy. Dr. Vashti Otuya welcomes babies into the world at Salem Hospital, and shared … Continued

Town Election – May 6

Town Election will take place on Thursday, May 6, from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Hamilton Wenham Recreation Center (16 Union St). For information on the Town Hall Building Project, please visit https://www.hamiltonma.gov/government/town-hall-building-committee/ You can view an example of the ballot below: