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While Facing A Murder Charge, Man Sentenced On Beverly Gun Charge
BEVERLY, MA -- An Everett man awaiting trial for the shooting death of a Somerville football player was sentenced to five years in prison Wednesday after pleading guilty to unrelated charges from a case out of Beverly. In a plea agreement, Tony Dyshaun Harris, 29, pleaded guilty to charges of being
Police: Billerica man killed in Lowell crash was fleeing
LOWELL — A Billerica man in his 30s was killed in a violent two-car crash in South Lowell after fleeing from a police cruiser attempting to pull him over for a registration violation early Wednesday night, authorities say.A preliminary investigation suggests the man was driving a Volkswagen Jetta in
I-495 Down To One Lane Open After Accident
TEWKSBURY, MA -- A crash on the northbound side of Interstate 495 near the Tewksbury-Lowell town line is causing big backups Thursday morning. The center, right and breakdown lanes are closed, with traffic only being allowed to pass in the left lane. Traffic is stalled all the way back to Route 3.
Booming economy coaxed Waltham accounting firm to expand online and offline recruitment efforts. - Waltham, MA Patch
Rodman CPAs, a full-service tax and accounting firm serving small and mid-sized businesses throughout the greater Boston area, has recently expanded their recruitment efforts and launched a new online career center.
Officials ID victim in Cape Cod shark attack
TRURO, Mass. —Swimming will remain off-limits at a popular Cape Cod beach until at least the weekend after a man was attacked Wednesday by a shark in Truro.Sources tell WCVB a man was bitten by a shark at Longnook Beach in Truro. The beach is on the Atlantic Ocean side of the peninsula.Advertisement
Man Charged With Attempted Arson On Wilmington Group Home
WILMINGTON, MA -- Police and fire investigators say a Wilmington man tried to set the group home he was living in on fire by breaking a glass stove top and putting flammable items on the burner. The Massachusetts Department of Fire Services said James Colozzi, 50, of Wilmington, was charged with att
Bird Rides Inc., scooter rental company that violated rules, leaves Cambridge and Somerville
A pedestrian walks past two Bird dockless scooters, one laying on its side, in the middle of a sidewalk in the Westwood section of Los Angeles, California, July 10, 2018. - Dozens of cities across the US are grappling with the growing trend of electric scooters which users can unlock with a smartpho
Four fun things for the weekend
International act and Boston's own Bon Jovi tribute "Living On A Bad Name" produces the most powerful Bon Jovi concert in the impersonating industry. Living On A Bad Name has gone from a new, unknown act in 2010 to the most preferred Bon Jovi tribute act in America today, even replacing the real Bon
Man Dies in Crash After Fleeing Police in Lowell
A man died Wednesday after fleeing police in Lowell, Massachusetts, according to authorities.
DA: Driver flees police, killed in multi-vehicle crash moments later
According to investigators, police in Billerica were attempting to stop the driver on Billerica Avenue for a vehicle registration violation. Authorities said the driver sped away from the officer, heading toward Lowell.
Dog Found Abandoned, Dying With Corn Cob Lodged in Intestine
Twix, a 4-year-old pit bull mix, was found vomiting and dehydrated along Route 28 near Blue Hills Reservation in Milton.
'Route 128 Bandit' Gets Prison For 10 Boston Area Bank Robberies
Paul B. Landrum, known as the "Route 128 Bandit," because he was accused of knocking over multiple banks in communities along the Rt. 128 corridor, was sentenced by U.S. Senior District Court Judge Douglas P. Woodlock to 57 months in prison and three years of supervised release.
Sale Of UMass Lowell's Chelmsford West Campus Ok'd By Governor
The legislation allows the commissioner of capital asset management and maintenance, in consultation with the university's chancellor, to "sell; lease for terms of up to 99 years, including all renewals or extensions; or otherwise grant, convey or transfer to one or more purchasers or lessees" an in
Tiny Home In Sudbury Going For $499,900
Address:4 Confidence Way, Sudbury, MassachusettsPrice: $499,900Square Feet: 840Bedrooms: 3Bathrooms: 1 BathsBuilt: 1971Features: Perfect opportunity to expand, renovate, or take down and build new!. 3 BEDROOM COTTAGE / 2 CAR GARAGE ON 2.51 level acres WITH 4 BEDROOM SEPTIC recently installed. Proper
1 dead in 2-car Lowell crash
An accident reconstruction team was called to Woburn Street, near Christman Avenue, around 6:45 p.m. Police tape blocked both directions of traffic on Woburn Street, under the Interstate 495 overpasses, as crews investigated at the crash scene.
State Confirms West Nile Virus Case In Wilmington
WILMINGTON, MA -- Mosquitos collected in Wilmington tested positive for West Nile virus, the The Massachusetts Department of Public Health said Wednesday. The mosquitos were collected on August 7 in the wetland area near Suncrest Avenue. No transmission to humans have been reported.
New Restaurant, Hotel Open At Assembly Row
SOMERVILLE, MA – A new hotel is now open at Assembly Row, and with it comes another restaurant to add to the laundry list of dining options at the development. Row Hotel, part of Marrott's Autograph Collection signature brand, opened Tuesday and includes the restaurant Reflections as an offshoot of
Twitter responds to Massachusetts mayor boycotting Sam Adams beer because brewery's co-founder thanked Trump
Somerville Mayor Joseph Curtatone has said he "will never drink Sam Adam's beer again!" (Boston Globe via Getty Images, Craig F. Walker)Sam Adams just lost one very vocal customer.
Arrests For OUI, Break-Ins: Framingham Police Log
12:15 a.m.: Yukari Porter, 48, 29 Quail Drive, Dover, NH, was arrested at Belvidere Road and Concord Street and charged with OUI liquor
Arlington Bank Robbery Suspect Sought By Police
The suspect, described as a white man in his late 30s wearing a Bruins hoodie, fled toward High Street in Medford. Anyone with information is asked to call 781-643-1212.