From the host community agreement with Penn National Gaming in July to the defeat of the proposed slots casino at an August Special Town Meeting, Tewksbury Patch readers followed the proposed slots casino from beginning to end.
Stories pertaining to the proposed Merrimack Valley Casino were the most read on Tewksbury Patch through the summer months.
Other top stories on Tewksbury Patch through the second half of 2013 included Beyonce's visit to Walmart on Main Street as well as police news.
Let's take a look at the most popular blog posts from July through December, and as always, thanks for reading!
JulyTop Post: Selectmen Approve Host Community Agreement With Penn National
Runner Up: Tewksbury Man Arrested For Allegedly Offering Sexual Acts at Library
AugustTop Post: Slots Parlor Zoning Amendment Voted Down at Special Town Meeting
Runner Up: If Zoning Changes Don't Pass at Special Town Meeting, Election Will Still Be Held
SeptemberTop Post: Selectmen Approve Beer and Wine License For Merrimack Valley Pavilion
Runner Up: Tewksbury Resident Cited Following Fatal I-93 Crash in Andover
OctoberTop Post: Tewksbury Police Execute Drug Search Warrant, Two Arrested
Runner Up: Update: Motorcyclist In South Street Crash Was Driving Stolen Bike, Expected to Survive
NovemberTop Post: Firefighters Respond to Large Brush Fire Near Wilmington Line
Runner Up: Pedestrian Struck by Vehicle on Main Street Resulting in Serious Injuries
DecemberTop Post: Was Beyonce in Tewksbury?
Runner Up: Tewksbury Police Respond to Multiple Vehicle Crash on Shawsheen Street