Methuen Events

Looped In: Editors’ Picks

Daily Loop Update for April 18: Bad Budget News, Cleaned Up Parks And One Adorable Baby Boy

New street lights coming to downtown, DPW cleaning up the parks, debris removal update, MHS track update and a bunch of milestone shoutouts today.

Methuen “Wheel Watcher” Becomes “Wheel Winner” With An All-Time Comeback TV Win

Mansour Chaya dreamed of one day winning “Wheel of Fortune,” so when he got his big break, he was determined to cash in big.

Council Announces Charter Review Committee Members

The appointee committee includes a former Mayor, former City Councilor, School Committee member, three sitting City Councilors and one plain ol' resident.

Watch the Premiere of Looped In Live: Methuen’s Newsmakers Weekly On Facebook Live

The new weekly vodcast premiered April 5 on Facebook Live, featuring a quartet of guests.

Methuen News Now

A Legend On The Mic And In the Community

Ray Pilat has been entertaining Methuen residents and spotlighting the city's youth stars on Methuen airwaves for close to half a century.

Psychological Center Continues To Serve Important Role In Addiction Recovery

The program's shelters promote long-term recovery for our friends fighting hard times.

Zanni Portrait Unveiled

The former mayor takes his place on the walls of City Hall after a ceremony attended by a slew of fellow Methuen mayoral alumni.

Your Schools

Rangers Announce 2018 Hall of Famers 

Methuen High School has announced its 2018 Hall of Fame class. The ceremony will take place May 18 at DiBurro’s in

MHS Students Plan Gun Control Walkout March 14

Students planned to join the nationwide walkout in support of stricter gun control legislation and of the 17 lives lost in Parkland, Fla. a month ago.

Timony Grammar Dedicates New Auditorium

Students, school and city officials celebrated the completion of the renovated auditorium with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.

Your Pets

Loop Weekly’s Pet of The Week For March 13 Is … Buca!

This baby mastiff has stirred up the Bernard house and carried on the legacy of a wonderful breed with the family.

After Losing a Pet, When Is It Time To Love Again?

Moving on from losing a furry friend is one of the hardest things in life. Here is some help on how to know when it is time to think about a new pet.


In our endless pursuit of Methuen’s cutest pet, we have searched all corners of town. We’ve been sent pictures of just about every breed of cat and dog and ever exotic pet in between. But we’ve found our first pet that likes to play with a skunk.   Meet Lilly,...