Categories

Archives

Home » Archives by category » Local

Joel’s Food Corner ~ Ellie’s Farmhouse and Crumbl Cookies!

Joel’s Food Corner ~ Ellie’s Farmhouse and Crumbl Cookies!

By: Joel Faretra – Nov. 2020 As we settle into fall and get ready for another New England winter, our local restaurants are scrambling to come up with plans to…

Wanda Bozek Left Her Mark on Dracut

Wanda Bozek Left Her Mark on Dracut

By: Brian Genest – Nov. 2020 Love, learning, and land are the legacies left by the life of Wanda Bozek. The well-known Dracut native, an indelible force in town, passed…

Methuen Mayor Neil Perry’s Monthly Column ~ Covid, the Holiday’s, and the City’s Finances

Methuen Mayor Neil Perry’s Monthly Column ~ Covid, the Holiday’s, and the City’s Finances

November, 2020 By the time you read this article, the presidential election will be finished, hopefully. Regardless of who you supported, and whether that candidate won or not, here’s hoping…

Veterans North East Outreach Billing Local Communities for Veteran’s Groceries

Veterans North East Outreach Billing Local Communities for Veteran’s Groceries

Nov. 16, 2020 Since being taken over by former North Andover Veterans’ Services Officer (VSO) Ed Mitchell, Veteran’s North East Outreach in Haverhill has come under fire for neglecting and turning…

Fuel Assistance Available Through GLCAC

Fuel Assistance Available Through GLCAC

The Greater Lawrence Community Action Council Inc. is accepting fuel assistance applications for the winter heating season now through April 30, 2021. Funding is available to help pay a portion…

Illegal Alien in Lawrence Pleads Guilty to Fentanyl Trafficking

Illegal Alien in Lawrence Pleads Guilty to Fentanyl Trafficking

BOSTON – A Dominican national pleaded guilty today in connection with drug trafficking activities involving fentanyl. Jonathan Mejia, 32, pleaded guilty to two counts of distribution of and possession with…

Coronavius Strikes Methuen City Hall – Election, and Tonight’s Council Meeting Now in Question

Coronavius Strikes Methuen City Hall – Election, and Tonight’s Council Meeting Now in Question

Sources revealed today that the Methuen City Clerk has tested positive for the Coronavirus and possibly exposed others in city hall, including the city’s entire legal office and possibly the mayor. Officials…

Food for Local Veterans

Food for Local Veterans

By: Don Jarvis – Oct. 2020 The VFW Lorraine Post 29 in Haverhill continues to find ways to serve our veterans and to reach out to them and offer support.…

Robert Lucas: Boston Braves, Korean War, Chappaquiddick ~ VALLEY PATRIOT OF THE MONTH, HEROS IN OUR MIDST

Robert Lucas: Boston Braves, Korean War, Chappaquiddick ~ VALLEY PATRIOT OF THE MONTH, HEROS IN OUR MIDST

By: John Cuddy – Oct. 2020 Braintree, Massachusetts native, Robert Lucas, led a very interesting life, from pitching for the Boston Braves Farm system, to serving during the Korean conflict…

The Gloves Are OFF

The Gloves Are OFF

By: Santiago Reyes Cruz After many months of anticipation, the United States public was finally able to see the 1st presidential debate between President Donald Trump & Vice President Joe…

Merrimack Valley Hospice Provides 100-Year-Old Patient with Tablet to Ease Isolation

Merrimack Valley Hospice Provides 100-Year-Old Patient with Tablet to Ease Isolation

Oct. 2020 LAWRENCE – While the physical effects of COVID-19 have been widely documented, 100-year-old Rita Ducheneau has struggled with isolation at Marguerite’s House Assisted Living on the Mary Immaculate…

Gen-Z GOP Needs Some Extra TLC

Gen-Z GOP Needs Some Extra TLC

By: Brian Genest – Oct. 2020 Once in a great while, a grassroots political movement emerges and changes our world. Gen Z GOP isn’t one of them. The only thing…

Great Breweries in The Merrimack Valley ~ JOEL’S FOOD & BEER CORNER

Great Breweries in The Merrimack Valley ~ JOEL’S FOOD & BEER CORNER

By: Joel Faretra- Oct. 2020 Hey! After a quick pit stop for surgery, I was glad to get out of the house for this month’s column. Instead of just doing…

Feds Charge Lawrence Man with Cocaine Distribution Charges

Feds Charge Lawrence Man with Cocaine Distribution Charges

BOSTON – A Lawrence man was arrested Wednesday and charged in federal court in Boston yesterday on cocaine distribution charges. Anthony Rafael Corcino, 32, was charged with conspiracy to distribute…

Early Voting Times Announced for Lawrence

Early Voting Times Announced for Lawrence

The Presidential Election will be held Tuesday, November 3, 2020. Lawrence voters may vote early for this election in Massachusetts. In order to be eligible to vote in the Presidential…

Page 1 of 198123Next ›Last »