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Lawrence man gets 22 months for heroin distribution

BOSTON - A Lawrence man who pleaded guilty to distributing heroin and fentanyl will spend almost two years behind bars. Jose Antonio Rosario, 40, was sentenced to 22 months in prison Monday. U.S. District Court Judge Indira Talwani ordered that Rosario be placed on three years of supervised release

EAGLE-TRIBUNE - 2017-09-19 02:41:09

Commonwealth Motors Captains Corner: Lawrence football, Windham golf

The Eagle-Tribune wants to recognize a special group of young men and women ... our high school team captains. E-mail a picture of your team captains to Michael Muldoon at sports@eagletribune.com. The Eagle-Tribune wants to recognize a special group of young men and women ... our high school team ca

EAGLE-TRIBUNE - 2017-09-20 05:00:00

Lawrence Civil War Memorial Guard sets up camp on common

LAWRENCE - Thick smoke and the scent gun powder clouded the air surrounding the canvas tents on Campagnone Common Sunday, as the Lawrence Civil War Memorial Guard celebrated its 15th annual Civil War re-enactment. Organizers set up a small-scale encampment, of about 10 tents. Volunteers and organize

EAGLE-TRIBUNE - 2017-09-18 02:08:55

Students return to NECC's Spurk Building after lengthy renovation

HAVERHILL - Students at Northern Essex Community College say the biggest things they've noticed about the $18 million renovation to the Spurk Building on the college's Haverhill campus include the quality and coolness of the air in classrooms, how comfortable the new classrooms chairs are, and how n

EAGLE-TRIBUNE - 2017-09-19 22:28:26

Our view: Divided region is unlikely to woo Amazon

The golden ticket represented by Amazon's plan to build a second headquarters in a still-to-be identified community in the United States could remake a local economy almost overnight. The scale of the proposed operation - up to 50,000 people working in over 8 million square feet of space - represent

SALEM NEWS - 2017-09-19 22:00:00

Jewish groups merge Form new congregation and hope to keep religion thriving

HAVERHILL - The new year is bringing new beginnings for members of two Jewish groups in the Merrimack Valley. As the sun sets Wednesday, Jews around the world will begin observances of Rosh Hashana, the Jewish new year and the start of the religion's High Holy Days that traditionally serve as a time

EAGLE-TRIBUNE - 2017-09-20 00:00:00

Raytheon workers hold 'informational picket,' demand better benefits from corporation

ANDOVER - Raytheon production employees, whose contract is due to expire Saturday morning, are demanding better medical coverage from the prominent missile manufacturer. They also want better wages and less outsourcing of work to non-union locations, according to Mike Zagami, business agent and chie

EAGLE-TRIBUNE - 2017-09-20 05:00:00

Harris eliminated in Methuen east district council preliminary

METHUEN - The votes are in, and Sidney Harris won't be moving forward in his bid to become an east district city councilor. Methuen held a preliminary election Tuesday for the two open east district council seats in the November municipal election. There were five people in the running, which hit th

EAGLE-TRIBUNE - 2017-09-20 01:06:24

North Andover businesses send help to hurricane victims, two- and four-legged

Over the past couple weeks, thousands of families - including defenseless pets - have been devastated by hurricanes Harvey in Texas and Irma in Florida. And businesses in North Andover are helping them out. Dawg City Pet Supply and Nutrition Center and Wiggles & Jiggles Pet Care Services have been c

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-19 16:14:48

Henry M. Moylan, 94, WW II Veteran, Bell Laboratories Engineer

Henry M. Moylan, 94, passed away peacefully at High Pointe House, Haverhill, Sunday Sept. 17. He was the husband of the late Marie (Roselli) Moylan. Moylan was born Sept. 16, 1923, in Haverhill, son of the late Myles and Pauline (Chaput) Moylan. He was a longtime resident of Haverhill having attende

WHAV.NET - 2017-09-20 00:23:22

Medical Marijuana Company Promises Share of Proceeds, Gifts to Charity

City Councilors, from left, William J. Macek, Mary Ellen Daly O'Brien and Michael S. McGonagle study a map of the city's Medical Marijuana Overlay District, located off Broadway in the area of Research and Computer drives. Citing his company's history as the state's first licensed medical marijuana

WHAV.NET - 2017-09-20 00:05:59

Anchor of Hope Diaper Bank Seeks Donations for 'Stuff the Bus' Event

Community Spotlight is heard quarter past every hour on 97.9 WHAV. Greater Haverhill non-profit organizations are invited to submit news of events, fundraising appeals and other community calendar announcements. Click to use the Submit News Tip form to submit your information. The Anchor of Hope Dia

WHAV.NET - 2017-09-20 00:00:44

Dorrit T. Maurice, 94, Secretary for Towle Manufacturing, Bristol Rubber

Dorrit T. Maurice, 94, passed away Sunday, Sept. 17, peacefully with her family by her side after a period of failing health. Maurice was born in Lincoln, Jan. 14, 1923, daughter of Earl MacLeod and Ethel (Bere) MacLeod. A member of the greatest generation, Maurice grew up in the rural atmosphere of

WHAV.NET - 2017-09-19 23:56:13

Rachel F. Hassett, 41, Court Officer Stricken Monday

Rachel F. Hassett, 41, of Haverhill, passed away Sept.18, at Steward Holy Family Hospital, Methuen. Born in Lowell, she was the daughter of Robert A. and Linda P. (Brunelle) Hassett. Raised and educated in Lowell, she attended Lowell High School, class of 1993. She then attended the University of Ma

WHAV.NET - 2017-09-19 23:30:52

Local students part of NFL pregame celebration

Kayla Carroll, of Tewksbury, and Olivia Coviello, of Woburn, were among the 200+ Dean College students to participate in the 2017 NFL pregame celebration held at Gillette Stadium on Sept. 7. Dean College students, including arts and entertainment management, business, dance, and sport management maj

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-19 22:39:50

Johnson achieves goals for No. Middlesex

Myah Johnson led the way for North Middlesex, scoring two goals and tallying an assist, as the Patriots bested Hudson, 5-0, in Mid-Wach girls soccer action Monday. GIRLS North Middlesex 5 Hudson 0 Hadley Beauregard, Caitlin Ludford and Raelyn Callahan each scored a goal, while Hannah Nolan notch

LOWELL SUN - 2017-09-19 10:34:33

Salem Resident Care Assistant Indicted On Drug Charges

SALEM, NH - A local woman has been indicted on felony drug counts after allegedly mishandling fentanyl at an elderly long-term care facility in Salem, according to the New Hampshire Attorney General's Office. Stephanie McMahon, 39, of Salem, was indicted on two felony counts of acts prohibited-fenta

PATCH - 2017-09-19 21:14:51

Mobile 9/11 memorial exhibit visits Salem

A special exhibit commemorating the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, is on display in a section of the parking lot at the Rockingham Mall. The 1,000-square-foot exhibit is packed with mementos from that day 16 years ago. The 9/11 Never Forget Mobile Exhibit travels the country with the goal of fulfilling

WMUR.COM - 2017-09-19 16:38:00

Haverhill Northern Essex Community College to hosting exhibit

To commemorate the 200th anniversary of Thoreaus birth, Japanese-born, fine art photographer Koichiro Kurita created an exhibit, titled Beyond Spheres. The format exhibit runs through Oct. 28 at Northern Essex Community Colleges Linda Hummel-Shea Artspace in the Harold Bentley Library on the Haverhi

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-19 20:50:41

Haverhill NECC campus to receive free produce

Due to the outcome of the free farmers market, held on both the Haverhill and Lawrence Northern Essex Community College campuses in April, the Greater Boston Food Bank committed to 13 additional dates through September 2018. Between the two campuses nearly 8,000 pounds of fresh fruits and vegetables

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-19 20:23:19