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Methuen Police Seek Help to Identify Armed Market Basket Robber

Methuen Police Seek Help to Identify Armed Market Basket Robber

Methuen authorities are appealing to the public for help to identify a male suspect who brandished a gun and demanded money from a clerk the Market Basket on Pleasant Valley Street. On Friday around 8:30 p.m., the male suspect approached the courtesy booth clerk holding what may have been a firearm, threatening to shoot her

Andover Man, 80, Dies in Apartment Complex Fire

An 80-year-old Andover man died following a two-alarm fire at the town’s Andover Commons apartment complex Thursday morning. Crews responded to the four-story, 167-unit complex at 30 Railroad St. just after 11 a.m. and started battling the blaze that originated on the fourth floor. Residents were evacuated from their apartments in an effort to fight

AG’s Office Cites Construction Company for Wage Issues Tied to Methuen Project

A Rhode Island-based construction company has been cited by the Massachusetts Attorney General’s Office for failing to pay workers accurate wages for their work on a Methuen public works project. The office of Maura Healey issued two citations totaling $35,285 in restitution and penalties against C&E Concrete Construction Co. and company president Edward Krasner. In

School Notes: HHS Classical Academy Entrance Exam Open to City 8th-Graders

An open house at Methuen High School (pictured) is one of several events this weekend celebrating Methuen Public Schools. Haverhill eighth-graders who are interested in attending Haverhill High School’s Classical Academy should sit for the entrance exam on Thursday, Nov. 2, beginning at 8:45 a.m. The test will be offered at each public middle school

Atkinson Celebrates 250: Pre-European Settlement

Access to Indian Rock was along trails through Atkinson, N.H. (Photograph courtesy of Steven Lewis). Atkinson, N.H., is celebrating its 250th anniversary with a variety of events between Thursday, Aug. 31 and Monday, Sept. 4. To help give meaning to the festivities, WHAV presents a special series of little known facts about the town, heard