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Masked demonstrator handcuffed on Boston's City Hall Plaza
At least one masked demonstrator, dressed all in black, was handcuffed and led away by police Saturday morning.
Two people struck by car while changing tires in Stoneham
STONEHAM, Mass.- Two pedestrians were struck by a car while changing tires early Saturday morning, State Police said.
Burlington Mall covets 9 additional liquor licenses
BURLINGTON – As new restaurants continue to pop up in Burlington more often than not, the demand for more liquor licenses is always a prevalent topic of conversation.Simon Property Group, owner of the Burlington Mall, recently appeared before the Board of Selectmen to earn an endorsement for a place
The Dorchester man who went on a racist rant is now facing more charges - The Boston Globe
FacebookAn image from a video posted online Aug. 3 purportedly shows Paul Sheehan of Dorchester going on a racist rant.A Dorchester man who was arrested after going on a racist diatribe earlier this month is facing more charges in connection with the incident, according to Boston police.A department
Man Arrested for Assaulting Girl on Orange Line Platform
A Revere, Massachusetts man was arrested at an MBTA platform on Thursday for allegedly assaulting a girl under the age of 14 thanks to the help of a good Samaritan.Transit police responded to a call of a minor who was indecently assaulted at 10:50 a.m. at the Orange Line’s Downtown Crossing platform
Elizabeth Warren's plan to fix capitalism and give more power to workers
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Many locks failed in Lowell schools
No Published CaptionSun staff photos can be ordered by visiting ourSmugMugsite.LOWELL -- A study that found a "remarkable" number of work orders for broken doors in Lowell Public Schools has some School Committee members concerned about district safety."When we talk about school safety one of the si
Holaday, 5 others unite against nurse staffing question
Mayors Donna Holaday of Newburyport, Gail Infurna of Melrose, Paul Heroux of Attleboro, Robert Hedlund of Weymouth, Jon Mitchell of New Bedford and Mark Hawke of Gardner wrote in a letter Wednesday that the proposal to mandate minimum nurse staffing levels would come with a "staggering price tag" th
Dinner and coffee to be served at former Hilltop Steakhouse site in Saugus - Itemlive
At a Board of Selectmen meeting Wednesday night, Starbucks Coffee was granted a common victualler license for a new store at an 855 Broadway Building C location. It will have a drive-thru facing Route 1, 38 seats inside, and an outdoor patio with seasonal seating.
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.
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.
'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.
Chelmsford School Calendar 2018-19: First Day Of School And More
CHELMSFORD, MA — The first day of school in Chelmsford is August 29 — and whether you and the kids are looking forward to the new school year or are dreading the end of summer, you'll want to mark the date on your calendar ASAP. The Chelmsford School District has released its 2018-2019 calendar for
T Rider Helps Transit PD Nab 'Depraved' Man At Downtown Crossing
BOSTON, MA — Police arrested a man accused of indecently assaulting a girl under the age of 14 at Downtown Crossing, thanks to a Good Samaritan who saw it happen and helped keep an eye on the 44-year-old man until police arrived.
West Nile In Malden Mosquitoes Confirmed
MALDEN, MA -- Mosquitos collected in Malden tested positive for West Nile virus, the The Massachusetts Department of Public Health said earlier this month. The mosquitos were collected in the Delta Terrace area of Malden. No one was reported to have had the virus transmitted to them.
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
Somerville School Calendar 2018-19: First Day Of School, Vacation
SOMERVILLE, MA — The first day of school in Somerville is August 29 — and whether you and the kids are looking forward to the new school year or are dreading the end of summer, you'll want to mark the date on your calendar ASAP. The Somerville School District has released its 2018-2019 calendar for
Wilmington Man Charged With Attempted Arson Of Wilmington Group Home
WILMINGTON, MA — State Fire Marshal Peter J. Ostroskey, Wilmington Fire Chief Joseph McMahon, and Wilmington Police Chief Michael Begonis announced Thursday that James Colozzi, 50, of Wilmington, has been charged with attempting to set fire to the group home where he lived at 8 Parker Street.
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
POLICE LOG for August 13: Reports Of Drug Activity In Abandoned House; Telephone Pole Catches Fire
WILMINGTON, MA — Here are highlights from the Wilmington Police Log forMonday, August 13, 2018: