Local news stories affecting the auto body industry in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Connecticut, Maryland, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Vermont and Maine
Maaco Collision Repair and Auto Painting announced the opening of a new franchise, Maaco Auto Painting and Collision Repair at 1525 East Henrietta Rd., Rochester, NY 14623.
Dozens of firefighters responded to a fire the morning of Jan. 14 that caused $150,000 in damage to Mike Montgomery Auto Service & Collision Repair on Barnes Corner Road in Colora, MD.
Two pipes burst in Greenfield, MA, Jan. 9, hours apart.
As of September 2017, 3D Collision Centers officially launched its STOP Distracted Driving Campaign at local area high schools across Chester, Delaware and Montgomery counties in Pennsylvania.
Police are on the hunt for a man responsible for breaking into dozens of taxis in Ridgewood, NY, in late December.
Shawn Moody, owner of Moody’s Collision Centers, announced that he is running for governor of Maine in late November.
Tires stuck in ice and car doors frozen shut.
Reading Police Chief Mark D. Segalla and Superintendent David DiBarri announced that students at Northeast Metro Tech completed a project that involved repairing and repainting a vehicle for the Reading Police Department.
Two wartime veterans were recognized for their military service and gifted with vehicles on Dec. 21.
A fire that appears to have started in a Frederick, MD, auto repair shop early the morning of Dec. 20 damaged three businesses and 29 vehicles, according to Frederick County fire officials.
A New York man caught burglarizing an auto body shop in Connecticut struck a responding police cruiser while trying to escape.