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Some city councils in localities like Lawrence, Massachusetts have implemented bans over the fear that legal access to marijuana will worsen the state's opioid crisis. (States with increased access to cannabis report lower opioid overdoses and fatalities, according to several studies.) In Massachusetts ...
Of the roughly 82,000 people living in Lawrence in 1912, 60,000 were directly dependent on the textile mills for their survival, according to the federal government's Report on Strike of Textile Workers in Lawrence, Massachusetts in 1912. Organized labor unions had a presence in the Lawrence mills, but ...

The President continued: “According to a recent Dartmouth study, the sanctuary city of Lawrence, Massachusetts, is one the primary sources of fentanyl in six New Hampshire counties.” In the same breath, he denounced Boston as another “sanctuary city,” and called out the transnational street gang, Mara ...
(Tape) President Trump: According to a recent Dartmouth study, the sanctuary city of Lawrence, Massachusetts is one of the primary sources of fentanyl in six New Hampshire counties. JM: Joining me to talk about this is the mayor of Lawrence, Dan Rivera, who had quite a reaction after hearing the ...
President Donald Trump singled out the city of Lawrence, Massachusetts, as a significant source of the drugs pouring into New Hampshire during a speech on his new opioid plan Monday. Speaking at Manchester Community College, Trump said Lawrence is "one of the primary sources of fentanyl in six ...
Edgar S. Zapata, 43, lower left, of Exchange Street in Lawrence, MA, was arrested at 9:15 p.m. on Feb. 22, 2018, for criminal threatening-intimidation and littering-unlawful activities. He was arrested on a warrant. Editor's Note: This post was derived from info supplied by the Londonderry Police Department.

WASHINGTON — The White House is hosting a summit to highlight Trump administration efforts to combat the opioid crisis. First lady Melania Trump is scheduled to open Thursday's event in the White House East Room. Kellyanne Conway, a senior adviser to President Donald Trump, will moderate a ...
According to Zacks, “NxStage Medical, Inc. is a medical device company, headquartered in Lawrence, Massachusetts, USA, that develops, manufactures and markets innovative systems for the treatment of end-stage renal disease, or ESRD, and acute kidney failure. “ 2/5/2018 – NxStage Medical was ...
LAWRENCE, Kan. — A judge in Douglas County set a trial date for three suspects charged in the October 1st shooting on Massachusetts Street that ended in the deaths of three people. Anthony Laron Roberts Jr., 20, Ahmad Malik Rayton, 22, of Topeka, Kansas, and Dominique Jaquez McMillon, 19, also of ...
Van Brodie Mill in Lawrence, Mass., will be redeveloped into a 102-unit affordable housing community. LAWRENCE, MASS. — An affiliate of Trinity Financial has received $17.1 million in financing for the development of an affordable housing community in Lawrence. MassHousing has provided a $14 ...

A rendering of the Van Brodie Mill conversion in Lawrence, Mass. MassHousing has closed on a total of $17.1 million in financing for an affiliate of Trinity Financial Inc. Trinity will use the financing for the construction of a new, 102-unit affordable housing community in Lawrence, Mass. The project will be an ...
Police say they believe the decreases are partially due to increased narcan use, and law enforcement cracking down on fentynal and carfentynal distribution in the region. When broken down per capita, Lawrence, Massachusetts had the most opioid deaths per-person in New England, with one opioid ...
LAWRENCE, Mass. (WHDH) — Police in Lawrence are looking for three people who tried to break into a car wash over the weekend. The attempted break-in happened at Haffners Car Wash on South Broadway. Police said the suspects were caught on surveillance video using a sledgehammer, crow bar ...
Police: Man Hit, Killed by MBTA Commuter Rail Train in Lawrence, Mass. By Kaitlin Flanigan. Published at 4:21 PM EST on Jan 26, 2018 .... A man was killed after being hit by an MBTA commuter rail train in Lawrence, Massachusetts, Friday afternoon. Lawrence police said it happened just before 2:30 p.m. ...
Paul LePage and Gov. Chris Sununu for their recent comments blaming Lawrence for the country's drug epidemic. “In responding to the opioid addiction crisis that is ravaging the states of Maine and New Hampshire, and the entire nation, each of you has pointed to the city of Lawrence, Mass. and criticized ...
LAWRENCE, Mass. (WHDH) — Two people were taken to the hospital Tuesday afternoon after a shooting in Lawrence. The shooting happened at around 3 p.m. on Brook Street. Police said neighbors called 911 to report two groups were fighting with each other before shots were fired. Two people were ...


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