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Anthony Davis: 'I Never Said' Celtics Weren't on List of Preferred Trade Spots

Anthony Davis has a list of preferred destinations, and it's good news for Boston Celtics fans. Davis, speaking to reporters as part of his All-Star media availability, confirmed the previously reported list of Milwaukee Bucks, Los Angeles Lakers, Los Angeles Clippers and New York Knicks is "true."


What's Open, Closed On President's Day In Burlington

BURLINGTON, MA -- Monday is President's Day, not to mention the first day of February vacation for public school students throughout Massachusetts. The holiday was actually established in 1885 to honor President George Washington. It was later renamed Presidents Day to celebrate the birthdays of bot


Bicyclist Struck and Killed by Cement Truck Identified

A female bicyclist was killed when she was struck by a cement truck in Boston on Friday afternoon. Officials identified the victim as 69-year-old Paula Sharaga, of Cambridge. Sharaga's husband didn't want to speak on camera Friday but told NBC10 Boston that his wife was a peace activist, a librarian


Traffic lights crash down at Middlesex Turnpike intersection in Burlington

About a dozen traffic lights hanging across the Middlesex Turnpike and Bedford Street intersection collapsed into the intersection on Thursday, Feb. 14. According to Wicked Local news partner WCVB, video shows a cable that held approximately 12 signals above the intersection, falling down just after


Man went out to dinner after killing woman in Somerville hit and run, prosecutors say

SOMERVILLE — After Edward Clark allegedly struck and killed 40-year-old Allison Donovan with his truck on a busy street here last week, he didn’t stop, authorities said. Instead, prosecutors asserted Friday, he kept driving to his girlfriend’s Medford residence, and the couple enjoyed a dinner out a


Police Looking For Man Wanted For Aggravated Assault

BOSTON (WBZ NewsRadio) — MBTA Transit Police is asking for the public’s help in finding Kamari Keyshawn Parker. Parker, 22, is wanted for an aggravated assault and battery at Sullivan Square T Station on February 13, which caused serious injuries to a victim.


Reduced tax refunds surprise Massachusetts taxpayers

Greg Tully is 71 years old and for the first time in his working life he will not receive a federal tax refund. “Last year we got $631 back. This year we owed around $1,500,” he said.


Burlington Weather Forecast For The Weekend Ahead

BURLINGTON, MA — Here's your local weather forecast for the coming weekend, as reported by Darksky. Mostly cloudy throughout the day. Overcast throughout the day. Mostly cloudy until afternoon.


AAA Gives 3 MA Restaurants 5-Diamond Rating

AAA has released its national lists of five- and four-star restaurants, and 14 restaurants in Massachusetts made one of the two lists. The five-star list, released Thursday, includes just 67 restaurants in North America and only three new restaurants were added this year. In other words, just 0.2 pe


Burlington School Committee Incumbents Will Run Unopposed

BURLINGTON, MA -- School committee members Christine Monaco and Thomas Murphy will run unopposed for reelection in Burlington's town election on April 6. Sonia Haleem of Lexington Street had taken out nomination papers but did not return them by Friday's 5 pm deadline.


A long and storied career for Lt. Carl Fuller

WINCHESTER - Lieutenant Carl Fuller, a much-loved Woburn resident, has retired from the Winchester Police Department as of Feb. 3. Lt. Fuller, who was born and raised in Winchester, has served and protected the community of Winchester since 1983. Lt. Fuller, was hired in September of 1983, promoted


Here are the best restaurants in Massachusetts, according to AAA

AAA has announced its 2019 list of best restaurants nationwide — and several of the top-rated establishments are located right here in Massachusetts. Here’s a look at the local restaurants that got Five Diamonds, which is the highest rating AAA awards.


Truck Driver ID'd for Ice Chunk That Injured Girl on Interstate 495 in Andover, Massachusetts

The truck company and driver responsible for injuring a 6-year-old girl when a large piece of ice flew off a tractor-trailer and hit the windshield of the vehicle she was riding in on Interstate 495 in Massachusetts was identified on Friday, according to state police.


Massachusetts cities receive funding from anti-gang program

BOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts is making $7.7 million in grant money available to help cities stem gang violence. Gov. Charlie Baker's administration says the funding comes from a 13-year-old anti-gang initiative named for the late Sen. Charles Shannon, who was a police officer before being serving in


LaFreniere of Electrical Supply Center named to Lahey Hospital’s council

Burlington, MA Electrical Supply Center (ESC) appointed CEO Larry LaFreniere to the President’s Council of Lahey Hospital & Medical Center. The President’s Council is a newly established advisory council at Lahey Hospital.


SideTrack: Amy Poehler, Julian Edelman … and more

STILL GAL PALS: Burlington’s own Amy Poehler is apparently keeping the Galentine’s Day tradition alive, celebrating the pseudo-holiday IRL with some of her old Parks and Recreation castmates. Aubrey Plaza, who played the cynical intern April Ludgate on the former NBC comedy, posted a snapshot from a


Data: 7 Of The 25 Most Competitive High Schools Are In Massachusetts

BOSTON (WBZ NewsRadio) — Of the 25 most sought-after high schools in the country, seven are in Massachusetts, according to the for-profit online test prep company, Test Innovators. The company compiled a list of 2018’s most competitive high schools in the nation.


Famiglia Fornaciari Pizzaria opens in Saugus

A new pizzeria specializing in wood-fired pies has opened on Route 1 North. On Feb. 1 Rodrigo Souza launched Famiglia Fornaciari Pizzaria at 1268 Broadway. He took over the pizza shop that was previously called Royal Taste and introduced a new menu.


Pepe's pizza opening second location in Massachusetts

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) - Frank Pepe Pizzeria Napoletana is spreading the pizza love by bringing its famed New Haven-style pizza to a second location outside of Connecticut. Pepe's is bringing it's famous New Haven-style pizza to a second location in Massachusetts.


19-year-old driver narrowly avoids injury when ice crashes through windshield

BOSTON - A 19-year-old driver narrowly avoided injury when a chunk of ice dislodged from a truck and went through her windshield, according to Massachusetts State Police. The Wakefield woman was driving along Interstate 95 northbound around 10:30 a.m. when the ice came off the truck and went into he