EagleTribune.com, North Andover, MA

Merrimack Valley

September 12, 2013

Comedy Night to benefit brain tumor fund

LAWRENCE — Local comedians will perform at Team Brainfreeze’s third annual fundraiser this Saturday night at the Claddagh Pub, 399 Canal St. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., and the show starts at 8.

Tickets are $20 ($200 for a table of 10). The event helps Team Brainfreeze’s effort to raise money for the National Brain Tumor Society walk on Oct. 6 in Boston and for local families affected by the disease.

Tickets can be purchased in advance by calling Kathie Rupkey at 978-771-2795. Tickets will also be available at the door.

Methuen PD awarded $5K grant

METHUEN — The Police Department has been selected as one of 48 communities in the state to participate in a Pedestrian Safety grant.

This $5,000 grant was awarded through the Executive Office of Public Safety. The focus of this initiative is to increase the enforcement of laws that pertain to both pedestrians and bicyclists throughout the city.

The police department will conduct targeted patrols and decoy operations as part of this initiative along with distribution of a flyer that has been created to help educate drivers to the issues of pedestrian accidents and how they may be prevented.

It is the goal of the Methuen Police Department to continue to keep our communities roadways safe for all.

Rep. Campbell office hours tomorrow

METHUEN — State Rep. Linda Dean Campbell will hold office hours tomorrow, Friday, Sept. 13. from 10:30 a.m. to noon at the Methuen Senior Center 77 Lowell St.

Constituents are encouraged and welcomed to come by to meet Campbell and representatives from her office to ask questions and discuss issues.

First Calvary holds flea market and rummage sale

NORTH ANDOVER — First Calvary Baptist Church, at the corner of Route 125 and Mass. Avenue in North Andover, will hold a two day flea market and rummage sale on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 4 and Oct. 5, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Text Only | Photo Reprints
Merrimack Valley

Eagle-Tribune News Videos
Photos of the Week