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Man Dead After Being Hit by Train in Cambridge

Receive the latest new-england updates in your inbox FILE A man is dead after he was hit by a commuter rail train Sunday afternoon in Cambridge. MBTA Transit Police say that they responded to the scene after reports of the man being hit at around 12:15 p.m. near Brighton Street. An early investigati

NECN - 2018-01-21 18:47:47

Bruins 4, Canadiens 1: B's beat rivals for third time in eight days

After finally welcoming former coach Claude Julien to Boston earlier this week, the B's beat their old coach and their rival, 4-1, on Saturday for a third straight time. MONTREAL - David Pastrnak scored twice and set up another goal to help the Boston Bruins beat Montreal, 4-1, on Saturday night, th

MILFORD DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-21 04:23:15

5 THINGS TO DO THIS WEEK: Jan. 22-25

There's always plenty to do in and around Plymouth. British Beer Company provides entertainment at 6 Middle St. For information, call 508-747-1776 or visit britishbeer.com/location/plymouth. Jan. 22: Acoustic Lounge, hosted by Macalla, 8 p.m. upstairs; Jan. 23: Jeff Rosen, 9 p.m.; Jan. 24: BBC Open

WICKED LOCAL PLYMOUTH - 2018-01-21 16:00:00

Man killed by train Sunday afternoon in Belmont - The Boston Globe

A man believed to be about 60 years old was hit and killed by a commuter rail train in Belmont Sunday afternoon, transit police said. The man, whose name and exact age have not been released, was in the vicinity of Brighton Street when he was struck by an inbound Fitchburg Line train around 12:15 p.

BOSTON GLOBE - 2018-01-21 08:00:00

Seven days, seven crashes, three dead

A series of serious crashes this week killed two people and sent cars into poles, trees, other vehicles and a car dealership employee. Tom Relihan The Enterprise TMRelihan_ENT AVON - Three people were killed, others were seriously injured and two horses had to be put down in a series of crashes thr

ENTERPRISE - 2018-01-20 19:52:05

Government Shutdown Affects Boston Landmarks

JFK Library The JFK Library, Charlestown Navy Yard Visitor Center, and Bunker Hill Monument Visitor Center are all closed down due to the government shutdown. Some tourists were surprised that these landmarks were affected. "I had heard about the government shutdown," Trinidad Daughtry, a tourist sa

NECN - 2018-01-21 22:16:23

He Followed Her 40+ Miles To Assault, Rob Her: MA Crime Roundup

The following crime-related stories span the Massachusetts Patch network. To find and subscribe to your local Patch, click here. An elderly woman who won big at Twin River Casino in Quincy was followed more than 40 miles to her Quincy home by a man who saw her hit the jackpot, police said. Ty Shon F

PATCH - 2018-01-20 19:51:37

Man Kicked Off Train, Rt. 1 Crash: Week In Review

Niche.com has released its latest list of the top 100 schools in Massachusetts, with a twist. The latest rankings include both public and private schools, and elementary, middle and high schools. That... Read more DEDHAM, MA - A truck driver put out a car fire and saved two people trapped inside, ac

PATCH - 2018-01-21 04:19:24

More than 3 dozen animals killed in Holliston barn fire

HOLLISTON - Dozens of animals died in a fast-moving barn fire Sunday morning. Some 60 animals were in the 755 Concord St. barn when the 6 a.m. blaze started, including cows, goats, pigs, chickens and ducks, said Holliston Deputy Fire Chief Jim Moore. Thirteen animals - six chickens, four ducks and t

MILFORD DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-21 18:12:28

One dead in 2-car crash in Tyngsboro

TYNGSBORO -- One person died in a two-vehicle crash Sunday afternoon on Pawtucket Boulevard near the entrance of Greater Lowell Technical High School in Tyngsboro. "One person is deceased. Two people were worked on at the scene and they're expected to make it," Police Chief Richard D. Howe said fro

THEVALLEYDISPATCH.COM - 2018-01-21 21:37:50

Serious head-on crash in front of Tyngsborough high school

Police are at the scene of a serious crash near a school in Tyngsborough. The head-on collision occurred Sunday around 1 p.m. on Pawtucket Boulevard in front of the entrance to Greater Lowell Technical High School. The roadway was shut down from Island Road to the school. Police are asking anyone

WCVB - 2018-01-21 20:08:00

Holliston Barn Engulfed In Flames Sunday Morning

HOLLISTON (CBS) - A barn engulfed in flames on Sunday morning required a response from fire crews in multiple surrounding towns to be put out. According to Holliston Police, they first received word of the fire on Concord Street just before 6:30 a.m. Holliston, Ashland, Sherborn, Framingham, and Sou

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-21 12:32:19

State investigating rent deal at city building

FILE PHOTO Isabel Melendez, left, addresses a rally for Lawrence Mayor Daniel Rivera, right, at Rivera's campaign headquarters last year. The state inspector general is investigating whether the city is violating procurement laws by allowing Melendez to run social service programs out of a building

EAGLE-TRIBUNE - 2018-01-21 10:00:00

Derry caregiver pleads guilty to drug possession

CONCORD - The employee of a long-term elderly care facility in Salem pleaded guilty to possessing fentanyl patches that had been prescribed to a patient, state prosecutors announced Friday. The guilty plea was to one misdemeanor count of possession of a controlled drug. During a Thursday hearing in

UNION LEADER - 2018-01-21 08:31:00

No hearing set for Dracut man accused in attack

LOWELL - A 59-year-old Dracut man who allegedly stabbed a woman in a Sesame Street home Tuesday before attempting to kill himself remains too seriously injured to be arraigned on a series of felony charges. Meanwhile, the unidentified woman who was critically injured in the domestic incident is in

LOWELL SUN - 2018-01-21 13:38:37

Strong Skills start for GLTHS

TYNGSBORO -- The Greater Lowell Technical High School SkillsUSA chapter officers attended the recent Massachusetts State Leadership Conference for Workplace Readiness held at the Best Western Royal Plaza and Trade Center in Marlboro. The annual event of more than 400 student officers from around th

LOWELL SUN - 2018-01-21 11:35:52

Heavy officer response to situation in Hutchinson

HUTCHINSON, Kan. (KWCH) Officers from several departments are responding to a situation near the Hutchinson Community College campus. Viewers submitted several photos of officers with rifles drawn at a home near 11th and Poplar. According to neighbors in that area, they are being told to stay insid

KWCH.COM - 2018-01-21 21:28:00

Wichita Police seek suspects in Dollar General armed robbery

Wichita Police are looking for two men wanted for armed robbery. Public Information Officer Charley Davidson says officers responded to an armed robbery call at the Dollar General store in the 4500 block of east Pawnee around 10 p.m. Saturday. An employee at the store told police two men entered the

KWCH.COM - 2018-01-21 16:13:00

17-year-old dies in single-vehicle rollover crash

WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) Kansas Highway Patrol says a 17-year-old girl died in an accident on I-135 near Harry Sunday morning after the driver of the vehicle she was in lost control. KHP crash logs indicate that the vehicle was traveling northbound on I-135, struck the concrete wall, then overturned. Th

KWCH.COM - 2018-01-21 21:39:00

Weather Alert: Blizzard conditions for northwest Kansas

Meteorologist Sarah Fletcher says snow will continue overnight, especially in northwestern Kansas. Combined with high wind gusts, blowing snow will create whiteout conditions. Snow will continue to move in from the west overnight. The main impact will be in northwestern Kansas, where they're already

KWCH.COM - 2018-01-21 23:57:00