‘Weak Engineering Management’ Probable Cause Of Columbia Gas Explosions, NTSB SaysThe final NTSB report on last year’s Merrimack Valley gas explosions says the probable cause was Columbia Gas’ “weak engineering management.”
Merrimack Valley Gas Explosions $143 Million Settlement Gets Preliminary ApprovalA judge has given preliminary approval to a $143 million settlement in a lawsuit brought against the utility blamed for a series of gas explosions in Massachusetts in September 2018.
Dunkin' Clerk's Spider Donut Gesture For Boy With Autism A Lesson In KindnessA little boy with autism desperately wanted a spider donut. When Dunkin’ Donuts ran out, a kind clerk jumped in to help.
Columbia Gas Explosions Settlement Payouts May Range From $50 To $15,000The plan calls for six categories of payouts ranging from $50 for a "nominal" disruption to $15,000 for a "major" disruption.
NTSB Recommends Stronger Gas Regulations After Merrimack Valley ExplosionsThe NTSB said utilities should be required to install additional safeguards to pipeline systems similar to the one involved in the disaster.
For Merrimack Valley Restaurants, Recovery From Gas Explosions A Slow ProcessMore than 900 business were impacted by the Merrimack Valley gas explosions. Some had to close their doors for months.
Andover Students Give Back As School Year BeginsIt was a day to give back at the St. Augustine School, and a way to teach the Golden Rule.
19-Year-Old Killed During Single-Car Crash On I-495 In AndoverOne person died Tuesday morning during a single-car crash on Interstate 495 in Andover.
Andover Community Pulls Together To Help Business Affected By The Merrimack Valley ExplosionsAn Andover business owner said he’s overwhelmed by the generosity of his community.
Andover Motorcyclist Killed After Crashing Into Utility PoleA motorcyclist died early Monday morning after crashing into a utility pole in Andover.
2 Students Hurt After School Bus, Tractor-Trailer Crash In AndoverNine adults and 48 students, mostly between nine and 10 years old, were on the bus.
16-Year-Old Dies Following Andover CrashA 16-year-old died as a result of injuries he suffered in a Saturday crash on Interstate 93 in Andover.
Columbia Gas Hears From Residents As It Plans Second Phase Of RestorationNearly nine months after the Merrimack Valley Explosions, frustrations are still high among some residents as Columbia Gas continues the restoration process.
Fired Andover Hockey Coach Moves On At Malden CatholicA hockey coach - whose removal from the Andover High School team caused an uproar among students and parents - has landed a new job.
Serious Crash Traps Driver, Shuts Down 495 North In AndoverA serious crash on Interstate 495 in Andover shut down the northbound side of the highway Monday afternoon.