Both lanes of Main Street are now open.
Melrose Police and Fire, along with National Grid, are on scene at 1028 Main Street — near the intersection of Main Street and Pearl Street — investigating a smoking man hole.
Those with an emergency who cannot get through by dialing 911, should call the Melrose Police Department’s dispatch line at 781-665-1212.
We have been watching the weather forecasts, and we are currently preparing for over a foot of snow tomorrow. We expect the snow to begin falling between midnight tonight and 4 a.m., with heavy snow expected by the morning commute. Forecasters are predicting potential snowfall rates of 1-3 inches per hour over this period, combined with […]
Power has been restored at the Melrose Police Department and phones are operating normally.
Melrose Police’s normal business line is not operating, but through the 911 dispatch center, residents with non emergencies can call this business number: 781-662-3852.
As of 8 a.m. Saturday, approximately 1,000 Melrose residents remain without power. Chief Michael Lyle asks that any resident who has concerns or may have concerns about their friends, family, or neighbors to call the Melrose Police Department at 781-665-1212. Of course, anyone experiencing an emergency should always call 911 anytime.
The Melrose Police Department reports that Glendower Road is cleared of debris and is safe for through traffic.
All Hoover School traffic should proceed with normal drop-off and pick-up procedures.
Motorists are urged to avoid traveling on Grove Street, from Main Street to Lebanon Street, as there is a working fire at the corner of Walnut Street and Grove Street and the road is impassable.
The Melrose Police Department is releasing a recent photo of JOHN C. FERREIRA who is wanted for attempted muder. FERREIRA, AGE 54, OF MELROSE is wanted for arrest for Assault with Intent to Murder after he allegedly broke into the Vinton Street home of two women he is acquainted with and violently attacked them late […]