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Watch Matt Damon play a Boston boxer on ‘Saturday Night Live’
Ever wonder what “The Fighter” would have been like with Matt Damon playing Mark Wahlberg’s role? “Saturday Night Live” has the answer. During the show’s “Weekend Update” sketch, co-anchor Michael Che welcomed one of the desk’s many high-concept recurring characters, Every Boxer’s Girlfriend from Ev
Arlington: Check Out 5 Local Homes For Sale
ARLINGTON, MA — Looking for a new house nearby, but getting tired of seeing the same old listings every time you search online? Thanks to our weekly list of new houses in your area, you can stay on top of the scene.
Burlington man to be sentenced in connection with deadly crash that killed off-duty officer in NH
BRENTWOOD, N.H. (WHDH) - A Burlington man who pleaded guilty to charges in connection with a deadly car crash in New Hampshire that claimed the life of a Somerville police officer will be sentenced Monday.
Five things to do in and around Boston, Dec. 17-30
It’s not all about a whirlwind romance in Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella, a new adaptation — the heroine and her prince are “Ella” and “Topher” — of the 1957 TV movie turned 2013 Broadway hit. The title character’s ambition to make change drives the updated story. See what happens after the glas
Tea thrown into harbor for anniversary of Boston Tea Party
BOSTON - Tea will once again be thrown into Boston Harbor to mark the 245th anniversary of the Boston Tea Party. Sunday is the anniversary of the protest during which colonists protesting taxation without representation threw British tea into Boston Harbor in what is considered a pivotal event that
Volunteers Lay Over 250K Wreaths at Arlington Cemetery
Thousands of people persisted through rainy conditions in the Washington, D.C. area, Saturday to lay more than a quarter million wreaths on graves at Arlington National Cemetery.
Trump visits Arlington cemetery for holiday commemoration
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump made an unannounced visit to Arlington National Cemetery on Saturday for a holiday commemoration. In a steady rain, Trump visited the cemetery during an annual event in which holiday wreaths are laid to honor the sacrifices made by veterans and their families
Missing Arlington teen found safe
ARLINGTON, MASS. (WHDH) - A 15-year-old girl who had been missing since Monday was found safe Friday, police say. Arlington police thanked the community for their assistance in a post on their Twitter page Friday after Eniuleyka Angulo-Santiago was located.
Here’s how grocery stores are handling Boston’s plastic bag ban
On Friday, Boston’s plastic bag ban starts for the city’s largest retailers, with a rollout over the coming months to all businesses. While shoppers can bring their own reusable bags, those that forget them or don’t have them will be charged a 5-cent fee for each paper bag they use.
At least three of yesterday's bogus bomb threats were sent to Cambridge locations
I recently received a spam email worded very similarly to these national bomb threats, claiming they hacked my computer and downloaded all of the files, and were threatening to release them unless I sent them a very odd amount of bitcoin ($710).
Massachusetts cannabis panel OKs 4 more pot shop licenses, including two in Berkshire County
BOSTON - The Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission has approved final licenses for four more retail marijuana shops in Fall River, Hudson, Pittsfield and Great Barrington. According to NewsChannel 13's media partners at The Berkshire Eagle, the commission signed off on the licenses for Northeast
Missing 15-Year-Old May Be In Danger: Arlington Police
ARLINGTON, MA – A missing 15-year-old girl may be in danger, according to the Arlington Police Department. Eniuleyka Angulo-Santiago was last seen Dec. 10 in a gray Dodge pickup truck with a ladder rack, police said.
Arlington Tax Rate Falls To Lowest In Over A Decade
ARLINGTON, MA – The town's tax rate in Fiscal Year 2019 will be its lowest in 12 years. On Dec. 10, the Select Board voted 3-0 to accept the assessors' recommended tax rate of $11.26 per $1,000, YourArlington reported.
Arlington: 5 Local Open Houses To Stop By
ARLINGTON, MA — If you're searching for a new home, you've likely already browsed through all the online listings for your area. And while you've may gotten a decent idea of what these houses are like from the photographs, there's just no comparison to witnessing the real thing.
4 Bomb Threats Reported In Cambridge, None Suspicious: Police
CAMBRIDGE, MA — Cambridge Police confirmed four bomb threats were reported to them across the city today as part of the e-mail threats being sent to businesses requesting bitcoin.
Ex-Pharmacy Staff Convicted In Deadly 2012 Meningitis Outbreak Case
Staff members of a Massachusetts compounding pharmacy were convicted Thursday on charges related to a nationwide fungal meningitis outbreak in 2012. A federal jury in Boston found a co-owner and four former employees of the now-defunct New England Compounding Center, or NECC, guilty on charges inclu
Second child dies from injuries in SUV crash in Revere
An infant struck by an SUV during a crash in Revere last weekend has died, days after her 5-year-old sister was killed at the scene, officials said Thursday. In a statement, the Suffolk district attorney’s office confirmed that 2-month-old Natasha Nicole Mejia-Rivera had succumbed at a Boston hospit
Overnight Road Work Will Closes Lanes In Woburn
From MassDot: The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) has announced that there will be temporary overnight lane closures and rolling roadblocks on Route 128/95 northbound in Woburn between Exit 34 (Winn Street) and Exit 35 (Route 38) on the evening of Sunday, December 16.
What does the future hold for Red Sox broadcasts on WEEI?
WEEI and Entercom’s consideration to turn its Red Sox baseball broadcast into more of a talk-show format — as reported in my Tuesday story on Tim Neverett’s departure, to a generally incredulous response — appears to be still in play.
5 things to do in Boston this weekend
Need an antidote for the pervasive holiday cheer? WGBH’s “Creepy Christmas” may be the answer. Author and paranormal investigator Jeff Belanger will explain the history behind holiday ghosts, legends, and monsters like Krampus, Belsnickel, and the Gryla. While there is no specific age restriction, W