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News in Salem

8

Mar

2018

Indoor Fun

With the weather resuming its normal chilly temperatures, we are reminded there are still two weeks of winter left. Even longer until the temperatures start to rise consistently. Here are some activities you and your family can enjoy in cold, or warm, weather!

2

Mar

2018

This Might be Cheesy

Is there anything cozier than a grilled cheese? Two pieces of delicious bread with a mound of gooey cheese oozing over the edges.

22

Feb

2018

White Oak Tea Tavern

White Oak Tea Tavern is well know for their tea and chicken salad. We talked with Kim Arney, Co-Owner of the Tea Tavern, about their move to Salem. 

16

Feb

2018

Waffles

Is there anything better than a waffle? What about a waffle with smothered and covered hash browns? On rainy days like today I dream of waffles covered with chocolate chips. Well get ready, because Waffle House is opened!

1

Feb

2018

The Real Super Bowl Fun

It is the time of year when two football teams face off for the title of the year. Yes, it is Super Bowl time. It is the time when fans across the nation join in superstitions. This time of year also brings spreads of food that halt any New Year’s resolutions.

24

Jan

2018

Lettuce Help You

It’s the time of year when New Year Resolutions start to fade and the craving for sweets starts to grow. The City of Salem is here to help. We have created a list of places to find a salad to help keep those healthy thoughts in front.

 

17

Jan

2018

I Smell Snow

Mid-January through late February is prime time for a snow day here in Salem. Everyone knows the excitement of waking up to see a glorious coating of snow on the ground. After the initial excitement wears off comes the decision of how to spend the snowy day. We have created a list of the best snow day activites in the city.

11

Jan

2018

New Year, New Growth

As 2018 is just beginning to kick off, Salem already has seen the blossoms of activity around town.

3

Jan

2018

Painting a City

 Some people may have noticed how nice Downtown Salem has been looking. Many buildings on Main Street have been receiving fa├žade grants as part of the Downtown Plan. The artist behind the work is Robin Poteet.

21

Dec

2017

Main Street Community

One of the biggest communities in Salem is Main Street. It stretches from the East boarder to the West boarder of Salem. On the western side is a tight community of retailers consisting of Vintage Vault, Main Street Primitives, and Salem Antique Market.

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