The turnaround plan, expected to take five to seven years, includes more instruction time, expanding arts and intramural sports programs and an overhaul of programs for students not proficient in English.
The streets of Lawrence are buzzing with rumors that Mayor William Lantigua is about to be arrested.
A new move is underway in Lawrence to unseat the city’s controversial mayor, William Lantigua.
Lawrence Mayor William Lantigua insists that his city is safe even though the crime rate has spiked in Lawrence in the last year.
It was supposed to be a day of community togetherness and healing, but some participants came away angry and disgusted.
Lawrence is rehiring five police officers in an effort to combat the growing violence there, as evidenced by a particularly rough weekend.
They’ve fallen short in their effort but they are not giving up the effort to recall Lawrence Mayor William Lantigua.
There are not enough certified signatures to force a recall of Lawrence Mayor William Lantigua, WBZ-TV has learned.
The group seeking a recall election of Mayor William Lantigua may get its wish after submitting a petition signed by registered voters in the city.
Recall leader Reverend Edwin Rodriguez says they got the word out that it was okay to sign any petition they wanted.