Boston 25 Morning News Kicks Off Zip Trip Season in Andover on June 21st  

Boston 25 Morning News will kick-off the 16th season of Zip Trips with a live broadcast in Andover at The Park at Town Hall on Friday, June 21, from 6 to 10 a.m. The Boston 25 Morning News team will celebrate its 250th Zip Trip this summer making stops in Andover, Braintree, Westborough, Dennis, Melrose, Middleborough, Mattapan, Webster, Bellingham and Newburyport. 

Boston 25 News anchors Gene Lavanchy, Sara Underwood, Elizabeth Hopkins, Daniel Miller, Meteorologist Shiri Spear, Boston 25 Sports Anchor Tom Leyden and Boston 25 Around Town Host Michele Lazcano will host the summerlong broadcasts. 

"We’re off to great places…from town commons to town beaches," said Lavanchy. "Zip Trips have become a summer destination and we’re looking forward to meeting the people and visiting the places that make each Zip Trip community so special."   

Boston 25 will put a spotlight on hidden gems, little-known landmarks and good eats in every Zip Trip town.  Local newsmakers, hometown teams and community heroes will join us as special guests.  

"You can count on sun, fun and maybe a little live music this season at Zip Trips," Spear added. "I can’t wait to bring our show on the road and find out what makes people beam with pride about their hometown."   

Neighbors, residents and kids of all ages are invited to be part of Boston 25’s live audience. The festival-like atmosphere also includes activities for kids, games, concert ticket giveaways, fun and music. Attendees are encouraged to bring a box of healthy cereal to benefit local food pantries.

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