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Jack Nicklaus is swamped by fans wanting autographs after completing the 2001 US Senior Open at Salem Country Club.

Glory days return to Salem CC

Tom Watson, John Daly, and Bernhard Langer will be among those playing in the US Senior Open June 26 through July 2 at the Peabody course, which also hosted the tournament in 2001.By James Sullivan

THE ARGUMENT

Should Massachusetts lift the family cap on welfare benefits?

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MARK YOUR CALENDAR

Trash or treasure? Find out at Antique Appraisal Roadshow in Groveland

John Crowder of Haverhill, an appraiser of over 50 years, and Elaine Drinkwater, owner of Vintage View Antique Shop in Haverhill, will examine each item.

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THE ARGUMENT

Should Massachusetts lift the family cap on welfare benefits?

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CARTOON CAPTION

Dugout

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MIDDLETON

Middleton Summer Park Program begins July 5

The free program runs weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Howe Manning School playground.

IPSWICH

Ipswich Fire Chief accredited by state Fire Service Commission

Gregory Gagnon has been chief since June 2014.

SUBURBAN DIARY

Student loans? I’ve decided to pass

As I filled out my application, when I got to the part that asked if I would be applying for government student loans, I thought: “Not in my house – not today!”

GLOBE NORTH COMMENTARY

Readers weigh in on the parking situation at the former Wonderland Greyhound Park and the future of Catholic schools.

TOPSFIELD

Petition to limit Town Hall renovation fails in Topsfield

At a Special Town Meeting June 20, 268 opposed curtailing parts of the $9.8 million project by taking no action and 228 voted in support.

ANDOVER

As dams come down, herring return to Shawsheen River

Since the Marland Place and Balmoral dams were removed last winter, the fish have returned to spawn in Andover.

Flashback to 2001

Nearly 200,000 spectators came to Salem Country Club to watch Arnold Palmer, Gary Player, Jack Nicklaus, and other legends of golf.

HIGH SCHOOL STATE TOURNAMENTS

Tigers keep roaring back, all the way to lacrosse title

While Ipswich won the Division 3 state boys’ title, Dracut and Austin Prep girls’ softball end up one win short of championship glory.

NOTEWORTHY

GlobeNorth: Noteworthy performances

Burlington’s Chris Sharpe was drafted by the Pittsburgh Pirates in the 14th round of the Major League Baseball draft.

LOCAL FARE

Zam Zam lives up to its tantalizing aromas

Certainly, if I was forbidden to text or talk on a non-hands-free phone, there was no way I could sneak a taste of takeout from the Halal Pakistani/Indian restaurant in Medford.

Blotter tales

BLOTTER TALES

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Pigs are bustin’ out all over, a singing stroller is accused of making off with a bird feeder , and other odd tales from local police blotters.

Cartoon Caption Contest

CARTOON CAPTION

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On The Move

On the Move

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A program at the Spaulding National Running Center aims to prevent injuries to runners before they happen.

Globe North Community News

MIDDLETON

Middleton Summer Park Program begins July 5

The free program runs weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Howe Manning School playground.

IPSWICH

Ipswich Fire Chief accredited by state Fire Service Commission

Gregory Gagnon has been chief since June 2014.

GLOUCESTER

Ocean Alliance presents research drone to UN

Snotbot is a customized drone that collects whale blow by flying over as it blows.

Interactive Graphic

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See the number of concussions reported by area high schools with a sortable table.