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Accused Worcester kidnapper found incompetent for trial

WORCESTER - A 24-year-old city man under indictment on charges of kidnapping two teenage girls as they walked to school on Apricot Street last year has been found mentally incompetent to stand trial. Fredy Cruz, of 5 Hacker St., who was indicted earlier this year on two counts each of kidnapping a c

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-09-19 19:21:40

Jose downgraded to tropical storm as it brings strong winds, rain to Massachusetts

Tropical Storm Jose was just under 200 miles south of Nantucket Wednesday morning at 5 a.m. and moving northeast at a rate of eight miles per hour. It is forecast to track at least 125 miles south of Nantucket on Wednesday. Jose will primarily be felt on Cape Cod and the Islands, especially Nantuck

MASSLIVE.COM - 2017-09-20 10:56:20

Court probation program celebrates recovery milestone with ice cream social

EAST BROOKFIELD - While he hit a milestone in his recovery, Joshua Stevens was careful to include a moment during his celebration to think of those still struggling with addiction. The Southbridge man completed the Intensive Probation program at Western Worcester District Court and to mark that acco

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-09-20 11:00:00

Police: Man assaults officers with coffee mug

Authorities say two veteran officers from the Fall River Police Department were hospitalized after being attacked by a man wielding a coffee mug. (MGN) AA Two veteran Fall River police officers were hospitalized Tuesday night after being attacked by a man wielding a coffee mug, according to authorit

TURNTO10.COM - 2017-09-19 21:39:11

Affordable apartments planned for vacant Southbridge mill

SOUTHBRIDGE - A developer, only weeks after unveiling a $20 million makeover of the lobby of the Mercantile Center in Worcester, revealed a pair of ambitious projects in the former American Optical campus that he owns. Charles "Chip" Norton, Jr., president of Franklin Realty Advisors, wants to conve

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-09-20 02:34:32

Former Spencer Cop And Convicted Rapist Living Next Door To Victim After Being Arrested For Punching The Clown In Her Window And A Judge Let Him Go Free

Former Spencer Cop And Convicted Rapist Living Next Door To Victim After Being Arrested For Punching The Clown In Her Window And A Judge Let Him Go Free Want to advertise with Turtleboy? Email us at [email protected] for more information. Here's a fucked up story out of Spencer: So we looked int

TURTLEBOYSPORTS.COM - 2017-09-19 20:24:27

New MassDOT building coming to Worcester in $35.5 million project

Construction is expected to begin this month on a $35.5 million project that will bring a new Massachusetts Department of Transportation administration building to Worcester, officials said. CTA Construction has announced that it will manage the construction of the new MassDOT building on a 10.5 acr

MASSLIVE.COM - 2017-09-19 18:58:02

Town Meeting will decide on wellwater issue

Selectman Jennifer Thomas during Tuesday night's meeting. Richard Price photo. The Board of Selectmen on Tuesday wrestled with pulling the plug on a Town Meeting article that seeks up to $20,000 in public money to fix an elderly Millbury Street man's water woes after he claimed the town contaminated

THEGRAFTONNEWS.COM - 2017-09-20 08:23:53

Town meeting to vote on fix for resident's well water

GRAFTON - An article to see whether voters want to authorize up to $20,000 to pay a connection to town water for a homeowner who claims the town's road salt contaminated his private well will be on the fall town meeting warrant, despite reservations among selectmen. The warrant for the Oct. 16 fall

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-09-20 04:55:17

SJC: Roadside sobriety tests not valid for pot

The state's highest court set limits Tuesday on conclusions that an officer can offer in court about a defendant who is suspected of driving under the influence of marijuana. In a case resulting from a traffic stop by state police in Millbury four years ago, the Supreme Judicial Court ruled that off

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-09-20 00:55:40

BREAKING: Gaffney out of mayor's race in Worcester

Michael Gaffney on the Kenneth F. Burns Memorial Bridge At-Large Councilor Mike Gaffney, who two years ago ran for mayor and gave eventual winner and incumbent Mayor Joe Petty a run for him money, will not try it again this year. According to the city's Elections Division, Gaffney on Tuesday joined

WORCESTERMAG.COM - 2017-09-19 20:22:28

Bradley Jr. Scores on Wild Pitch, Red Sox Edge Orioles 1-0 in 11 Innings

Jackie Bradley Jr. Jackie Bradley Jr. scored the only run of the game on a wild pitch and the Boston Red Sox edged the Baltimore Orioles 1-0 in 11 innings on Tuesday night in Baltimore. This was the second straight extra-inning game between the two clubs and the 18th extra-inning game this season fo

GOLOCALWORCESTER.COM - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

Members of local nonprofits honored for their work in Hampshire County

HADLEY, Mass. (WWLP) - The Council of Social Agencies of Hampshire County held their 30th annual breakfast Wednesday, to honor members of various nonprofit organizations in western Massachusetts. Renee Moss, the Interim Director of the United Way of Hampshire County, was honored for her work to impr

WWLP 22NEWS - 2017-09-20 15:33:59

Jose continues north, expected to move east to open sea

TROPICAL STORM JOSE moves north Wednesday, with Block Island remaining under tropical storm warning. / COURTESY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PROVIDENCE - Wind advisories remained in place for much of southern Rhode Island Tuesday as Jose, formerly a hurricane, moves north and weakens to a tropical s

PROVIDENCE BUSINESS NEWS - 2017-09-20 15:27:20

Man Charged With Grabbing 3 Teenage Girls Ruled Incompetent

A man charged with grabbing three teenage girls walking to school in Worcester has been found mentally incompetent to stand trial. The Telegram & Gazette reports that a judge Tuesday ruled that 24-year-old Fredy Cruz was incompetent and sent him to a mental health facility for a 40-day observation.

NECN - 2017-09-20 15:08:51

LISTEN: Sprouts premieres with guest talking about gas leaks

Sprouts: Connecting Community to Science premieres its first episode this week. Newton-based multimedia journalist Laura Lovett sits down with Audrey Schulman of HEET, a Cambridge-based organization that has done extensive work mapping gas leaks. She explains the impact of gas leaks on our communiti

HERALD NEWS - 2017-09-20 15:04:13

Massachusetts man goes on trial in plot with Warwick man to kill blogger

BOSTON (AP) - A Massachusetts man accused of participating in a plot to behead conservative blogger Pamela Geller for the Islamic State group is going on trial in federal court. Authorities say 27-year-old David Wright, of Everett, plotted with Rhode Island resident Nicholas Rovinski and another man

PROVIDENCEJOURNAL.COM - 2017-09-20 13:22:57

Clive McFarlane: Augustus pursuing sound approach to local pot regulations

City Manager Ed Augustus is sounding the right tone in preparing Worcester for life after Question 4, the ballot initiative that legalized the manufacture and sale of Marijuana in Massachusetts. In a report to the City Council, the manager recommended several steps the council should take to adhere

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-09-20 11:00:00

Jose Downgraded to Tropical Storm, Flash Flood Warnings Remain

Hurricane Jose was downgraded to a Tropical Storm overnight as the system has moved north of the Gulf Stream into cooler ocean waters. Jose has been gradually expanding and has its strongest convection and strongest winds located on the northwest side of the storm's center of circulation. This kind

NECN - 2017-09-20 10:51:45

Some Tropical Storm Warnings Cancelled

Tropical Storm Warnings that were in effect have now been cancelled for most of our area. A Tropical Storm Warning is still in effect for Block Island, Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard, and Nantucket. A Wind Advisory will start 10AM Wednesday and last until Thursday evening for everywhere expect from nor

WPRI - 2017-09-19 22:34:04