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Lawrence Mayor Announces Police Chief Applicant Review Committee

Lawrence Mayor Announces Police Chief Applicant Review Committee

LAWRENCE – Mayor Dan Rivera has named the members of the Police Chief Applicant Review Committee to replace Chief James Fitzpatrick who stepped down two months ago. Mayor Rivera has…

Troopers Catch Hit and Run Driver in Lawrence

Troopers Catch Hit and Run Driver in Lawrence

The Lawrence Police Department received a call shortly after 1AM Saturday morning for report of a Massachusetts State Trooper on the scene of a hit and run at the intersection…

MassDEP Fines NASDI, LLC $140,910 for Asbestos, Hazardous Waste Management Violations in Lawrence, Elsewhere

MassDEP Fines NASDI, LLC $140,910 for Asbestos, Hazardous Waste Management Violations in Lawrence, Elsewhere

Violations Found at Work Site in South Boston, Rental Property in Lawrence, and the company’s facilities in Woburn and Stoughton  BOSTON – The Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP) penalized a…

Representative Jones’ Rape Kit Testing Proposal Now on Governor’s Desk

Representative Jones’ Rape Kit Testing Proposal Now on Governor’s Desk

BOSTON – A proposal by House Minority Leader Bradley H. Jones, Jr. (R-North Reading) to assist and empower victims of rape and sexual assault is one step closer to becoming law.…

Groveland Fire Chief Robert Lay Retires After 44 Years

Groveland Fire Chief Robert Lay Retires After 44 Years

GROVELAND — Fire Chief Robert B. Lay has retired from the Groveland Fire Department after a long career. Lay has served as a firefighter for 44 years, and has spent…

Lawrence Carjack Suspect Rams 3 Police Cars, Injures Two Officers

Lawrence Carjack Suspect Rams 3 Police Cars, Injures Two Officers

Two Lawrence Police officers were injured last night after a man rammed three police cars before crashing into a tree. (VIDEO 1) (VIDEO 2) Witnesses say that Lawrence police officer…

Whittier Students Learn Consequences of Distracted Driving Through Simulation

Whittier Students Learn Consequences of Distracted Driving Through Simulation

Students from Groveland, Haverhill and West Newbury Share Experiences HAVERHILL — At first glance, students who sat inside the orange Distractology van stationed outside Whittier appeared to be engaged in…

Andover High Student Arrested After Threat Appears Online

Andover High Student Arrested After Threat Appears Online

Photo of Firearms Was Downloaded from Internet by Suspect ANDOVER — Town Manager Andrew Flanagan, Superintendent of Schools Sheldon Berman, and Andover High School Principal Philip Conrad report that an Andover…

Lawrence Man Pleads Guilty, Sentenced to Prison for Trafficking Fentanyl

Lawrence Man Pleads Guilty, Sentenced to Prison for Trafficking Fentanyl

SALEM – A Lawrence man has pleaded guilty and been sentenced to state prison for trafficking fentanyl, Attorney General Maura Healey announced today. Luis Baez, age 25, pleaded guilty on Wednesday…

Lawrence Police Arrest Two in Brook Street Shooting

Lawrence Police Arrest Two in Brook Street Shooting

ORIGINAL STORY BREAKING……Two individuals have been arrested in connection with the shooting which took place earlier in week on Brook St.   Both are awaiting arraignment this afternoon in Lawrence…

Riverwalk Dental Joins the Clean River Project to Make the Merrimack River Beautiful Once Again

Riverwalk Dental Joins the Clean River Project to Make the Merrimack River Beautiful Once Again

Lawrence, MA:  Riverwalk Dental, located in the heart of the Merrimack Valley in Lawrence Massachusetts, joins Rocky Morrison, a patient of Riverwalk Dental, in his quest to clean up the…

Lawrence Mother, Son Arrested for Trafficking Heroin, Fentanyl, Cocaine

Lawrence Mother, Son Arrested for Trafficking Heroin, Fentanyl, Cocaine

Arrests Result of Joint Federal, State and Local Investigation LAWRENCE – A mother and son from Lawrence have been arrested and arraigned in connection with trafficking heroin and cocaine, Attorney General Maura…

Two Shot on Brook Street in Lawrence, Both in Stable Condition, Flown to Boston

Two Shot on Brook Street in Lawrence, Both in Stable Condition, Flown to Boston

By: Tom Duggan – 3-20-18 Two men were show Tuesday afternoon at Brook and Union Streets in Lawrence after a fight broke out early in the afternoon. Valley Patriot sources…

Museum Square Garage “Death Trap” Has City Leaders Attention, Councilor to Call for State Audit

Museum Square Garage “Death Trap” Has City Leaders Attention, Councilor to Call for State Audit

  Tom Duggan: March 13 .2018 Residents of the Museum Square Apartments in Lawrence have long complained about the safety hazards in the public parking garage owned by the City…

Being Maura Healey’s Friend Comes with the Best Perk

Being Maura Healey’s Friend  Comes with the Best Perk

By: Bharai Padmanabhan ByMaura’s friends are the luckiest. To have the Attorney General in your corner is the best Get Out of Jail Free card. Many decisions are discretionary but…