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Methuen Adult Learning Center Students Visit Campbell, DiZoglio at Statehouse

Methuen Adult Learning Center Students Visit Campbell, DiZoglio at Statehouse

Students from the Methuen Learning Center met with local legislators, including Rep. Linda Dean Campbell (far left) and Rep. Diana DiZoglio (far right) at the Massachusetts Statehouse in May 2018. (Courtesy photograph) Students from Methuen’s Adult Learning Center trekked to Beacon Hill Wednesday to meet with Merrimack Valley legislators, celebrating the state delegation’s work to

Andover, Methuen Applauded by Gov. Baker for Sustainable Housing Growth

Two local communities earned exclusive access to capital grants and other incentives through the state’s new Housing Choice Initiative. (File photograph) Andover and Methuen earned accolades from Beacon Hill this week as Gov. Charlie Baker applauded the communities for their commitment to sustainable housing growth. The Merrimack Valley cities are two of 67 municipalities now

Methuen Police Earn National Honors for School Safety Work

Methuen Police Chief Joseph Solomon (pictured) and Lt. Joseph Aiello were recognized by the School Safety Advisory Council. (File photograph) The efforts by Methuen Police Chief Joseph Solomon and Lieutenant Joseph Aiello to keep the city’s schools safe have earned national recognition from the School Safety Advisory Council, Mayor James P. Jajuga said this week.

Greater Lawrence Tech’s Peralta to Attend ‘Future Medical Leaders’ Conference

Greater Lawrence Tech senior Jennifer Peralta plans to attend Allegheny College on a full pre-med scholarship. (Courtesy photograph) Greater Lawrence Technical School senior Jennifer Peralta is one of two students statewide chosen to attend the Congress of Future Medical Leaders event this summer in Lowell. Superintendent John Lavoie said student council member Peralta was nominated

State Police Arrest Three for Drug Trafficking in Methuen

Three New Hampshire residents were arrested for heroin trafficking during a State Police traffic stop in Methuen. (File photograph) State Police Friday arrested three New Hampshire residents for drug trafficking during a traffic stop in Methuen, seizing 40 grams of cocaine and an H&R revolver with nine live rounds of ammunition. Andover-based Trooper Joseph Diliegro