Today is Friday, Dec. 28. Here are five things to know today in Peabody.
1. Coach Heil Wins 500th: The Globe reports that Lady Tanners hoops coach Jane Heil won her 500th career game as Peabody beat Everett 45-28. Congratulations, coach, and congratulations to everyone involved in the program over the years!
2. Weather Watch: We get a welcome break from the pounding rains and high winds. Mostly sunny. Cooler with highs in the mid 30s.
3. Learn to Skate: Silver Streaks Skating Club has ongoing sign-ups for its Learn to Skate program at McVann-O'Keefe Skating Rink. $15 per session.
4. New Year's in the City: What are you doin' New Year's Eve? Here's our list of ways to celebrate here in Peabody.
5. Have You Heard of Peabody Bay?: Sudi Smoller has a . This morning she tells how Peabody financed a search for the doomed Franklin Arctic expedition. Want to start your own blog on Peabody Patch, or repost from your existing blog? It's easy. Here's how.
Engage with your neighbors on Peabody Patch: