Santa made an early appearance in Andover — and locals were happy to see him.
An announcement that Columbia Gas has finished inspecting the last of nearly 5,000 abandoned gas service lines throughout the Merrimack Valley has been greeted with a mix of relief and trepidation by local officials.
Liquor store owners are turning to the high court in Massachusetts to derail a possible ballot question reshaping the state's liquor license landscape and allowing Cumberland Farms and other food stores to sell beer and wine, a practice that's common in other states.
Breakfast is fuel for learning, according to nutrition advocates who say that Massachusetts should be doing a better job of delivering the first meal of the day to school children, particularly those from low-income families, who may otherwise skip it.
Members and staff of the Andover/North Andover YMCA logged thousands of miles on Expresso bikes during October, beating other YMCAs from around the country to become the Y Madness Expresso Bike Champions.
Steven Crowley is dedicated Andover Youth Services worker who understands the bullying and anxiety issues suffered by middle school students.
If your holiday preparation includes taking time out for a Christmas celebration focusing on the birth of Jesus and readings from the Bible, Andover's Christ Church has an event for you.
It's that time of year, when certain Thanksgiving guests arrive with a boxed Table Talk apple pie and a hearty appetite. They're hungry after a long run.
The town's firefighters want a new chief — but current Chief Michael Mansfield said he wants to work with the ranks to address their complaints of a hostile work environment, a lack of respect and other issues.
The Andover Senior Center, which is about to undergo substantial renovations, will soon be temporarily relocated to the Ballard Vale United Church at 23 Clark Road.
From traditional 500-year-old hymns to ‘60s contemporary Christian music to a song by Lady Gaga, West Parish Church in Andover is known for the variety and excellence of its music.
A Lowell man was sentenced to a total of 3 1/2 years in prison, after pleading guilty to driving drunk and crashing into a state police cruiser in Andover, injuring a trooper and the woman he had just arrested.
The ramp in Andover from Interstate 93 north to Interstate 495 north was closed for a while earlier this week, when a tractor-trailer overturned there.
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