Police Log: Lawrence Man Charged With Open and Gross Lewdness
Friday, July 18 At 9:22 p.m., police placed a 38-year-old Danvers man into protective custody after a report of an intoxicated person at the YMCA.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Elected Officials Statewide Pledge Support for Market Basket Boycott
From mayors to state representatives and state senators, more than 30 elected officials from across Massachusetts have now expressed their support for Market Basket employees asking their colleagues to join them in the Market Basket boycott.
Chelmsford Police Charge Two Men in Connection with Bank Robbery
Chelmsford Police Detectives, after a thorough investigation and working with several area law enforcement partners, have charged two men in connection with a July 15 bank robbery, according to Chelmsford Police Chief James Murphy.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Bread & Puppet Theater Takes Annual Labor Day Weekend 'Little Big Tour' to Boston, 8/30-31
The award-winning Bread & Puppet Theater takes its annual Labor Day weekend "little big tour" down to the Boston area, this year not only bringing a new Insurrection Oratorio, to be performed in The Quarry located at Contemporary Arts International in Acton on Saturday August 30th, but also their new The Nothing Is Not Ready Circus presented in ... (more)
Three Fires Hit Mass. City, 35 Left Homeless
July 18--LAWRENCE -- The three fires that struck the city Wednesday displaced 35 people, according to the American Red Cross of Massachusetts.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
At least 20 people displaced in three Lawrence fires
Lawrence firefighters had a busy day Wednesday when three unrelated two-alarm fires broke out in the span of just a few hours, displacing at least 20 people, officials said.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Chicopee hires Carolyn Porter as Parks and Recreation Department superintendent
Carolyn Porter shows plans for a new field to past Holyoke Mayor Michael Sullivan when she was the director of Parks and Recreation in Holyoke.
Murder suspect arraigned in Lowell
Bleeding to death from a stab wound to the heart, Hector Almedina called his girlfriend, telling her, "I'm dying.'
Two Alleged Drug Dealers Arrested
Woburn Police arrested two Lawrence men who they said were selling cocaine on Friday.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Hazmat Situation, Evacuations, Following Fire in Lawrence
A fire at a metal factory on Ballard Road in Lawrence burned through the night Sunday causing a hazmat situation.
Arrest Log: 7/13/2014
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Fri Jul 11, 2014
Freight train derails in Lawrence rail yard
Lawrence Fire Department responded when eight train cars, including seven cargo cars and one locomotive, came off the tracks shortly after 11 a.m., said Chad Nickerson, a Lawrence firefighter.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
3-family home damaged in Lawrence blaze
A three-family home sustained "considerable damage" from a three-alarm fire in Lawrence early Monday morning, said Lawrence Fire Chief John Marsh .
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Sis says brother was not madman, but 'MacGyver'
The sister of a deceased survivalist loner from whose Lawrence apartment police yesterday removed firearms and bomb-making materials two months after his death told the Herald, "The whole thing was blown out of proportion" - and that her brother was "MacGyver," not a madman.
Just In: Cops: Bomb-making materials found in deceased survivalist loner's home
Emergency responders seized bomb-making materials, rifles and two pellet handguns this afternoon from the apartment of a Lawrence survivalist they said has been dead since May. Methuen Police Chief Joseph Solomon, whose department was directly involved in the weapons recovery because the Exchange Street triple-decker virtually straddles the town ... (more)
Police Responding to 'Possible Explosives' in Lawrence Home
A state police bomb squad is responding to "possible explosives" and other chemicals found in a Lawrence home Sunday morning, Methuen's police chief confirmed from the scene .
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Police: Suspect dropped gun while fleeing after traffic stop
A Dracut police dog and the Massachusetts State Police Airwing were called in to help Lowell police search for a suspect who ditched a gun while fleeing on foot from an otherwise routine motor-vehicle stop Saturday night.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Sentinel & Enterprise
Report: Partners merger increases costs
Partners HealthCare's proposed merger with Hallmark Health System in the North Shore would reinforce Partners' dominance and increase medical spending in northeastern Massachusetts, according to a preliminary report issued on Wednesday by an independent state agency charged with monitoring the health-care market.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Traffic-clogged Methuen rotary to get $66 million makeover
Saying that it will boost the local economy and improve safety, local, state and federal officials and legislators celebrated the groundbreaking of the reconstruction of the traffic rotary that connects Routes 110/113 and Interstate Route 93 Tuesday morning.
Living alone requires contacts and precaution
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