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2008-08-06 15:00:41

By Jim Patten, The Eagle-Tribune, North Andover, Mass. Aug.

2008-08-06 12:00:26

By J.J. Huggins, The Eagle-Tribune, North Andover, Mass. Aug. 6--METHUEN -- It will be safe to take another dip in Forest Lake before summer ends. The lake -- the only city-sanctioned swimming hole -- will open today, thanks to reductions in bacteria.

2008-08-05 12:00:28

By Terry Date, The Eagle-Tribune, North Andover, Mass. Aug. 5--WINDHAM -- A proposal to place 83 acres of town conservation land into a permanent protective easement stirred debate among the selectmen last night.

2008-08-04 12:00:47

By Terry Date, The Eagle-Tribune, North Andover, Mass. Aug. 4--WINDHAM -- Selectmen had originally planned to wait until next spring before asking voters if they wanted 83 acres of town land near Goodhue Road to be managed as a conservation easement by a land trust.

2008-08-04 12:00:42

By Mike LaBella, The Eagle-Tribune, North Andover, Mass. Aug. 4--HAVERHILL -- If $200,000 from the federal government is not enough to clean up the site of the new parking garage, the state is poised to help. Gov.

2008-08-04 12:00:31

By Margo Sullivan, The Eagle-Tribune, North Andover, Mass. Aug. 4--DERRY -- Ashley Pereira, 11, of Derry doesn't sugar-coat the facts about those baked potato chips in the Boys and Girls Club vending machine. "The regular ones (potato chips) taste better," she said.

2008-08-03 12:00:25

By Edward Mason, The Eagle-Tribune, North Andover, Mass. Aug. 3--It's an increase of only $5 a month for county retirees, but it would cost communities fighting to make financial ends meet tens of thousands of dollars each year. Gov.

2008-08-03 12:00:17

By Terry Date, The Eagle-Tribune, North Andover, Mass. Aug. 3--State transportation and environmental officials are asking five Southern New Hampshire towns to cut their road salt use by a quarter or more by 2015.

2008-08-01 12:01:08

By Jim Patten, The Eagle-Tribune, North Andover, Mass. Aug. 1--LAWRENCE -- A woman went inside a Common Street bakery and left her purse in her sport utility vehicle. She returned to find it had been stolen.

2008-08-01 12:00:41

By Terry Date, The Eagle-Tribune, North Andover, Mass. Aug. 1--WINDHAM -- Wood thrush. The bird's name conjures an image of forests and beating wings.


Word of the Day
dingle
  • A small wooded valley; a dell.
  • The protecting weather-shed built around the entrance to a house.
  • The roofed-over space between the kitchen and the sleeping-quarters in a logging-camp, commonly used as a storeroom.
The word 'dingle' comes from Middle English dell, hollow.
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