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Police still trying to ID body of baby found at Connecticut trash facility where Andover sends material
Workers at the City Carting facility in Stamford, Connecticut, discovered the body around 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, but police say it may have arrived at the trash facility the day before.
Child Flown To Hospital After School Van Crashes In Lowell
LOWELL (CBS) – A child was flown to the hospital by a medical hospital after a crash involving a school van in Lowell.The Lowell fire chief says two other children in the van were hurt after the van and an SUV collided.The two drivers were also taken to the hospital.The crash happened in the area of
Live updates as armed police close off two streets in Lincoln
According to police, gangs often recruit susceptible people to move both drugs and cash between areas, and use intimidation tactics to invade vulnerable people’s homes from which they deal their illicit wares.
1 dead, 1 injured as 2 pickups collide in Chelmsford
One of two pickup trucks involved in a fatal crash at Lovett and Main streets in Chelmsford Tuesday night. (SUN/AARON CURTIS)CHELMSFORD -- A 62-year-old man died in a brutal crash involving two pickup trucks near the intersection of Main Street and Lovett Lane around 7:20 p.m. Tuesday, authorities s
'Active' hazmat incident reported at North Reading UPS facility
NORTH READING, Mass.- Police say they are dealing with a hazmat situation at UPS facility in North Reading.North Reading Police confirmed that they have an "active incident" with hazardous materials at the facility at 80 Concord St., but no other information was being released.It's not clear if the
Andover PD Alerted to Dead Baby Found at CT Recycling Center
Police in Andover, Massachusetts, are on alert after the body of a baby boy was found at a recycling center in Stamford, Connecticut.
Police search for Boston stabbing witness
The incident happened in Boston town centre overnight between August 5-6, just before midnight, and police have been making enquiries since that day.
Chelmsford man charged in retail scam
NASHUA -- A North Chelmsford man allegedly switched bar codes on multiple items he purchased at Lowe's, defrauding the store of more than $1,000 over a couple weeks.
TripleCare and Covenant Health Join to Transform Elder Care Through Telemedicine Technology
TripleCare, a national provider of telemedicine-based healthcare to the post-acute care sector, including skilled nursing facilities (SNFs), andCovenant Health, a regional Catholic health care system and leader in values-based, not-for-profit health and elder care, are introducing telemedicine techn
Newborn's Body Found At Facility Processing Refuse From Andover
ANDOVER, MA -- The body of a newborn baby boy was found at a Connecticut waste facility that handles recycling materials from Andover. Andover Police Chief Patrick Keefe said his department was working with law enforcement officials in Stamford, CT after officials there determined some of the materi
‘Mystery illness’: Department of Public Health confirms 2 cases of polio-like disease in Massachusetts
BOSTON (WHDH) - The odds of getting the polio-like disease is less than one in a million; however, two cases in the Bay State have been confirmed and four others are under investigation, the Department of Public Health announced.The rare disease, acute flaccid myelitis (AFM), affects the nervous sys
Billerica Police looking for stolen credit card suspect
Police say the man attempted to pay with a stolen credit card and inserted it into the chip reader. The card was declined. Then, he took out another stolen credit card, and the second card was also declined.
Alleged drug dealer arrested in Centralville's section of Lowell
LOWELL -- A 21-year-old man was arrested on Sunday in Centralville after police found cocaine, a handgun, cash and other items consistent with distributing cocaine, according to police.
'This was a bar-room brawl'
LAWRENCE — When Carey Hamilton threw a glass at Brick House Tavern and Tap, it "was two seconds he regrets," his defense attorney says.
Police Hunt For Burglary Suspects In Andover
Both suspects were wearing what appeared to be gray hooded sweatshirts, and they caused significant damage to the home when breaking in, including dismantling the alarm system.
Frustration Grows Over Utility's Response In Merrimack Valley
NORTH ANDOVER, MA -- When she was initially told it would take weeks or months for gas service to be restored to her home on Pleasant Street in North Andover, Linda Battalagine thought she'd "tough it out." But two weeks ago, after contracting bronchitis that eventually turned into pneumonia, she de
Malden Forfeits Everett Football Game: Report
MALDEN, MA — In what is surely a sad point in a prideful longtime rivalry, Malden hasforfeit its football gameagainst Everett set for this Friday night, according to The Boston Herald. Everett officials told the Herald's Danny Ventura that it was due to safety concerns.
Mega Millions jackpot estimated at $654M
If Gonzalez wins, he would “pay off my house, and keep it,” he said, “retire (I’m 65) and get two summer homes — one in Miami and the other in the Dominican Republic.”
FrankenFest200 in Arlington starts Wednesday - > YourArlington.com - Your news, your views
Mary Shelle style="font-family: 'book antiqua', palatino; font-size: 12pt;"y’s novel “Frankenstein, or the Modern Prometheus” turns 200 this year. Many Arlington businesses and organizations are celebrating the anniversary with events and promotions this month.Most events are free.
Columbia Gas May Take Back Heaters From Residents
ANDOVER, MA -- Residents in Andover, North Andover and Lawrence who purchased pellet stoves, space heaters and other heating equipment as they looked at weeks without hot water and heat after last month's gas explosions may not have those items permanently. Columbia Gas of Massachusetts said this we