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Andover following trail of trash to help identify newborn baby found dead

Republic Services, the company that hauls trash and recycling for Andover, is working with investigators to help identify a little boy found in a recycling plant nearly 200 miles away in Connecticut.

BOSTON 25 NEWS - 2018-10-17 19:43:48

Police investigate student assault at Methuen school 

The Crest Collaborative is a regional school for multi-handicapped and medically fragile students, behaviorally and emotionally challenged students and developmentally delayed and at-risk students, according to its website.

EAGLE-TRIBUNE - 2018-10-17 23:02:46

'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

BOSTON 25 NEWS - 2018-10-17 11:26:08

Eye in the sky: Anti-crime cameras come to Lawrence

Mayor Daniel Rivera and police Chief Roy Vasque attended the installation and proclaimed a new era of crime-fighting in Lawrence, as a crewman from Lan-Tel Communications, a Norwood company, rode a cherry-picker up the pole and ratcheted on the camera.

EAGLE-TRIBUNE - 2018-10-18 00:22:50

Andover teacher resigns amid NH theft, child endangerment accusations

SALEM, N.H. — The Andover teacher accused of using a child to steal from an arcade game at the Mall at Rockingham Park has resigned from his $85,000 per year job, according to school officials.

EAGLE-TRIBUNE - 2018-10-17 18:07:00

14 apartments approved for old Haverhill Music Centre

The City Council unanimously approved the permit for Lee Properties, the owner of 2-12 Washington St., commonly known as the old Haverhill Music Centre. The developers behind Lee Properties, brothers Jonathan and Joshua Cozzens, plan to restore the building's exterior to its original 1882 appearance

EAGLE-TRIBUNE - 2018-10-17 03:00:12

Man Wearing Fishnet Stockings, Devil Horns Arrested After Running From NH Police

MERRIMACK, N.H. (CBS) – Police arrested a man who was wearing fishnet stockings, devil horns, and a wig when he allegedly tried to break into a New Hampshire home early Tuesday morning.

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-10-17 11:30:45

Auto shop owner accused of dumping oil into river 

Jury selection was underway Wednesday in the trial of Andres Pichardo, 45, who allegedly instructed an employee and contractor to dump 30 55-gallon barrels of automotive waste down the drain at his Lawrence auto shop, New England Automotive in Lawrence, in September 2015.

EAGLE-TRIBUNE - 2018-10-17 23:36:57

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.

EAGLE-TRIBUNE - 2018-10-17 15:19:00

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

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-10-16 17:07:06

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.

NECN - 2018-10-16 21:29:43

Lawrence Mayor Seeks Plumbers in Explosion Recovery

Lawrence was one of three townsdevastated by a series of explosionson Sept. 13 that resulted in the death of one man, more than 20 injuries and 8,600 displaced residents.

NECN - 2018-10-17 08:01:16

Jury selection begins in trial of Lawrence man charged with illegal dumping into river

Authorities said that in September 2015, Andres Pichardo instructed an employee and a contractor to dump 30 55-gallon barrels of used automotive waste down the drain at his auto shop, New England Automotive in Lawrence.

EAGLE-TRIBUNE - 2018-10-17 14:43:00

Final Score: M and M girls lift Methuen

Tuesday winners were: 2. Aidan Azevedo, 3. John Wholley, 4. Jack DiFloures, 5. Mackenzie Murphy and 6. Sean Crockett (halved).

EAGLE-TRIBUNE - 2018-10-17 03:10:25

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

PATCH - 2018-10-17 00:18:54

Methuen holiday celebrations in jeopardy due to police budget standoff

METHUEN — Residents could be facing reduced police presence at polling locations and the possible cancellation of some city-sponsored holiday events, including the annual Santa Parade, after the City Council denied a request for extra funding for the police budget Monday night.

EAGLE-TRIBUNE - 2018-10-16 03:54:08

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.”


Salem rest area sees more drug arrests

Dolan said when it came to these arrests, the couple was in possession of the drugs, but the responding officer did not see them using.

EAGLE-TRIBUNE - 2018-10-16 18:10:00

Crash on 101 slows traffic for several hours after camper, box truck, collide

Just before 2 p.m. on Oct. 15, 2018, Troopers from the NH State Police-Troop A barracks responded to the area of Route 101 eastbound in Raymond for a report of a rollover motor vehicle crash. Troopers arrived to find a 2007 Dodge pick-up truck hauling a Puma camper and a 2016 Ryder box truck. Prel

MANCHESTERINKLINK.COM - 2018-10-16 13:30:46

Locked out National Grid workers to help with Merrimack Valley gas restoration efforts

Members will be able to coordinate with local unions and the Department of Public Utilities to assist with the restoration, John Buonopane, president of USW Local 12012, and Joe Kirylo, president of USW Local 12003, announced.