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
An auto body repair shop is facing licensing code violations after the owner was arrested on drug and ammunition charges when detectives raided the garage.
Adam Haddad, who was indicted in connection with alleged insurance fraud, accused of using hammers and mallets to further damage customers’ vehicles he was to repair, was arraigned for a second time on May 21, in Middlesex Superior Court in Woburn, MA.
When mechanics at Ramstrom’s Service Center on West Boylston Street start work on a customer’s car, they reach first for the shiny blue tool chest.
Haskins Automotive received a special recognition award at the 2019 annual Wellesley Veterans Parade.
Representatives from Allstate Insurance and Safelite spoke at the Rhode Island Committee on Corporations hearing last week to voice concerns over vague language in proposed legislation regarding calibration.
William J. Smith and Sarah Nancy Mess, both former Rockland County residents who now live in New Jersey, received the keys to the vehicles at the Nanuet Collision Centers, through a program known as Recycled Riders.
The Pennsylvania State Attorney General’s Office filed a suit in Luzerne County Court on Thursday, May 23, claiming a Wilkes-Barre, PA, auto dealer defrauded customers, knowingly selling them vehicles that wouldn’t pass inspection without making them aware.
Terry A. Naftzinger had to start over when his father died of natural causes at age 61, according to a close friend.
An ambulance from the late 1960s will soon be used to promote women in the military.