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UPDATE: Bank robbery suspect busted in Wilmington as he tried to rob a third bank

WILMINGTON -- A man suspected of robbing banks in Billerica and Tewksbury Thursday morning was arrested in Wilmington while trying to rob a third, according to a statement from the Wilmington Police Department.
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UPDATE: Bank robbery suspect busted in Wilmington

LOWELL -- A man suspected of robbing banks in Billerica and Tewksbury Thursday morning was arrested in Wilmington at a third bank, according to the Wilmington Police Department.
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Bank robberies in Billerica, Tewksbury could be related

LOWELL -- Police are asking residents to be on the lookout for a vehicle that may be connected to bank robberies in Billerica and Tewksbury Thursday morning.
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Dracut police: Suspect took money in paving scam

LOWELL -- A Billerica man is accused of fraud by accepting a partial payment to repave a Dracut couple's driveway/parking lot, tearing up the concrete, leaving and not returning.
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Police:Billerica man had shotgun

By Lisa Redmond lredmond@lowellsun.com LOWELL -- A Billerica man was arrested at gunpoint Sunday as he allegedly walked out of the woods off Connolly Road with a loaded shotgun that police say belonged to another man, who had been kicked out
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Obituary: Gloria B. Mccarthy

McCARTHY, Gloria B. (Corbett) "Star" Of Billerica formerly of Somerville and Malden, July 18, 2014, age 87. Beloved wife of Paul J. McCarthy. Devoted mother of Neil Sullivan of Everett, Owen Sullivan and his wife, Deborah, of Billerica and the late Paul Ferry. Sister of the late Virginia Corbett. Also survived by 12 loving grandchildren and great grandchildren. A graveside service will be held in the Fox Hill Cemetery, 130 Andover Rd., Billerica, Friday, July 25, at 11:00 a.m. Relatives and friends invited. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Gloria's name to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701. Arrangements by the Burns Funeral Home,BILLERICA.
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Obituary: Michael P. Mannone

Mannone , Michael P. Of Billerica, formerly of Everett and Charlestown, died Friday, July 18 at the age of 90, Michael P. Mannone beloved husband of Nancy A. (Beninati) Mannone. Father of Rosalind Hebert and her husband Clifford of Billerica and Virginia Haley and her husband George of Bradford. Grandfather of Christopher Hebert, Renee Bolz, Sheryl Haley and Lisa Santosuosso. Great grandfather of Alexander, Cameron and Kyle Hebert, Max Bolz, Cassidy Mehegan and Lenny and Anthony Santosuosso. Funeral Tuesday from the Sweeney Memorial Funeral Home, 66 Concord Rd., Billerica at 10:45 a.m. A chapel service will be held at the Woodlawn Cemetery, 302 Elm St., Everett at 12 Noon. Relatives and friends respectfully invited. Visiting hours will be held Monday ...
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Obituary: Marie G. Drugan

Drugan, Marie G. (McNevin) 84, of Billerica, MA, died Thursday at Lowell General Hospital. Born in New Jersey she grew up in Everett. She was devoted to her family. She was predeceased by her husband, William Drugan and is survived by her sons and their wives, John and Kate Morrison of Billerica, MA, Chuck and Beth Morrison of CA, Kenny and Emily Morrison of CA, Richard and Kim Morrison of Goffstown, NH and Brian Morrison of Wrentham, MA; her stepchildren and their spouses, Bob Drugan of Salem, NH, Mark and Andrea Drugan of Salem, NH, Hank and Colleen Drugan of Salem, NH, Nancy and Ed Gillis of Ipswich, MA and David and Paula Drugan of Methuen, MA; her sister, Eileen ...
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Obituary: John F. Walsh

Walsh , John F. Of Billerica, formerly of Charlestown, July 17, John F. Walsh beloved husband of 67 years to Louise T. (James) Walsh. Father of Judith Twomey of Boston, Jeanne Hare and her husband Skip of Cave Creek, AZ, John F. Walsh Jr. and his wife Ginny of Phoenix, AZ, Joseph "Bob" Walsh and his wife Nancy of Belmont, NH, James Walsh and his partner Will Bohanon of Sarasota, FL and Geoffrey James of Barre. Brother of Leo Walsh of Chelmsford, Joe Walsh of Malden, Paul Walsh of Randolph and the late Francis and Robert Walsh and Margaret Murray. Also survived by 10 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. Funeral Monday from the Sweeney Memorial Funeral Home at 11 a.m. ...
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Obituary: Jennie A. Dicecca

DiCecca, Jennie A. (Chimi) Of Billerica, formerly of Wareham, July 12. Beloved wife of the late Vincent A. DiCecca. Devoted mother of Vincent DiCecca and his wife Linda of Wakefield, Chuck DiCecca and his wife Carol of Billerica, Phyllis DiCecca-Dustin and her husband Troy of Derry, NH, Jeanne Nichols and her husband George of Northwood, NH, and Rick DiCecca of NY, NY. Also survived by nine grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. She was the sister of the late Mary Stefanoni, Frank Chimi, Joseph Chimi and Nancy DiBenedetto. A Memorial Mass will be held Thursday, July 17 at St. Theresa Church, 460 Boston Rd., Billerica at 9 a.m. Relatives and friends respectfully invited. Interment will follow in Massachusetts National Cemetery, Bourne at ...
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Obituary: Steven E. Magiera

Magiera, Steven E. Of Billerica, July 5, Steven E. Magiera. Loving husband of Pearl (Lambert) Magiera. Father of Steven J. Magiera and his wife Ariann Langsam of Ponte Vedra Beach, FL, Kelley Clancy of Chelmsford and Diane Magiera of Philadelphia, PA. Brother of Phyllis Stempien of MI and the late Eugene Magiera, Irene Seidel and Casimira Harchick. Also survived by 6 grandchildren. Funeral Thursday from the Sweeney Memorial Funeral Home, 66 Concord Rd., BILLERICA at 8 a.m. A Funeral Mass will be held at St. Theresa Church at 9 a.m. Relatives and friends respectfully invited. Visiting hours will be held Wednesday from 4-7 p.m. Interment will be held in Fox Hill Cemetery, Billerica. Mr. Magiera served in the Army during ...
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