3Com agrees to buy Andover company

SOUTHBORO, Mass. -- The 3Com Corp. has announced an agreement to buy privately-held NBX Corp. of Andover for $90 million cash plus stock options. NBX makes equipment that allows voice and data to be sent over the same computer network...

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...Peach Orchard Road, Hephzibah, rape, kidnapping with bodily injuryShadarrion Rashaun Taylor, 16, of the 3500 block of Andover Drive, Hephzibah, child molestationBenny Thomas Gary, 18, of the 1800 block of Fayetteville Drive, obstruction of a law...

Joseph Mitchell (ANDOVER, N.J.)

ANDOVER, N.J. - Funeral services for Mr. Joseph Mitchell, son of Minnie Mitchell McKie, will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, September...

Online resources cater to high schoolers studying college options

...whether most students preferred one college over another.Sean Logan, the director of college counseling at Phillips Academy in Andover, Mass., says he understands the attraction of a search engine or online chatroom, especially at high schools where there...

Property transfers

...37Z Page 315, 1701 12th St.Glen Barclay and Interstate Intrinsic Value Fund A LLC to Azavia R. Brown, Section 2, 3527 Andover Drive, Lot 25, Block E, Phase I, Quail Ridge, $73,900Edenfield Tract LLC to Designer Homes & Construction LLC, Lot...

Upgraded Patriot missiles await second Iraqi test

ANDOVER, Mass. -- David Hartman, who commanded an air defense battalion outside Tel Aviv during the Gulf War, remembers the thrill...

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Perrot, Duncan advance to U.S. Women's Amateur final

ANDOVER, Kan. -- Chile's Nicole Perrot moved a step closer to an unprecedented sweep, beating South Korea's Kim Joo-mi 3 and...


...Williamstown, Mass.On honor rollEdward B. Smyth , of Augusta, has been named to the honor roll at Phillips Academy, Andover, Mass.Get scholarshipsLauren Prince and Alex Bug , both of Augusta, have received $1,500 scholarships from Scholarships...

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Restaurants, food services put politics on their menus

CONCORD, N.H. - A man walks into Perfecto's Caffee in Andover, Mass., proclaims his support for John McCain, then, inexplicably, orders a gingerbread man frosted to resemble Barack Obama...

Rants and raves

...as "not being the second coming of Christ" and "having an I.Q. of an idiot": If you had a friend who graduated from Andover, Yale and Harvard; learned to fly a U.S. fighter jet; was a two-term governor of the second-largest state; and was...

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