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Andover Police Seek Help Naming Men Who Robbed Santander Bank Saturday

Andover Police Seek Help Naming Men Who Robbed Santander Bank Saturday

Andover Police are looking to identify two men who robbed a bank in town Saturday morning. (Courtesy photograph.) Andover Police are seeking the public’s help in naming the men who robbed a Santander Bank branch late Saturday morning. Chief Patrick Keefe said the bank at 211 North Main St. was robbed at about 11:35 a.m.

Oldham Appointed Groveland Town Planner

Rebecca Oldham was appointed Groveland Town Planner, Finance and Personnel Director Denise Dembkowski said this week. (File photograph) There’s a new face over at Groveland’s Town Hall: Newly appointed town planner Rebecca Oldham. Coming to the town from Methuen, Oldham steps into the brand-new full-time role to oversee and direct the town’s “land use, conservation

Democrat Minicucci Beats Yarid-Ferry in 14th District State Representative Bid

Christina Miniccuci faced off against Lisa Yarid-Ferry in the state representative race for a 14th district seat. (Courtesy photograph) With polls across the state closed following Tuesday’s primary, the 14th District has made its Democratic choice for the November election: North Andover’s Christina Minicucci. She won top honors over Methuen’s Lisa Yarid Ferry, who took

Plaistow YMCA Seeks Nominations for Educator of the Year Award

Nominations are being accepted for the Plaistow YMCA Educator of the Year Award. (File photograph) The Plaistow YMCA is saluting those educators from the Timberlane Regional School District making an impact on their community and those they teach. Ahead of the town’s first-ever Educator of the Year Recognition Celebration in October, the Y encourages residents

State Police K-9 Tracks Fleeing Suspect in Methuen Car Crash Leading to Arrest

State Police K-9 Devaney tracked a suspect involved in a two-car Methuen crash, apprehending the person after a chase into the woods off Route 213. (Courtesy photograph) Canine cop to the rescue! Massachusetts State Police K-9 Devaney was dispatched to Methuen over the weekend to assist with a suspect who fled the scene of a