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Robert Kraft Donated $100,000 To A Massachusetts Anti-Sex Trafficking Group In 2015

Before he was charged with two counts of soliciting prosecution in Florida, Robert Kraft was just Robert Kraft. That is, he is one of the most powerful men in America’s richest professional sport and the owner of a team that has strung together arguably the greatest dynasty in that sport’s history,


Two New Lawsuits Filed Against North Shore Celebrity Psychiatrist

SALEM, MA -- Two more women have filed lawsuits against Dr. Keith Ablow alleging he abused his position while treating them for depression. The lawsuits were filed in Essex Superior Court in Salem Thursday and contain lurid details, including claims by one of the plaintiffs that Ablow hit her during


Magnificent Federal Residence in Salem

“This 1809 grand Federal mansion, complete with its own entrance and stunning period details throughout, has been meticulously restored,” says listing broker Betsy Merry of MerryFox Realty. “Absolutely breathtaking, this home is a crown jewel.”


We Need Emoji License Plates In Massachusetts

Australia is rolling out emoji license plates and we need to do it too. According to The Verge, in Queensland, Australia you can soon customize your license plates with emojis. I'm sure a lot of people don't think much of that, but I think it's brilliant and hilarious. I really think we need to star


Danvers boys basketball takes on host Gloucester in first round state tournament game

It was do-or-die for the Danvers High School boys’ basketball team (10-10) heading into its final game of the regular season against host Swampscott Feb. 16. And thanks to a late comeback, the Falcons have clichéd a Division 2 North state tournament berth. .


Massachusetts Residents Urged To Check Plants For Invasive Lanternfly

BOSTON (CBS) – Check your potted plants! Massachusetts agricultural officials say an invasive pest called the spotted lanternfly has been found in Boston. The Department of Agricultural Resources said a single dead specimen of the bug was discovered at a private residence in the city.


Danvers sophomore wrestler Max Leete defends Division 2 state title

The Danvers High School wrestling team participated in the Division 2 state tournament on Feb. 16 at Beverly High School, and two Falcons came home as state champions. At 120-pounds, Max Leete won his second state title in a row after the sophomore pinned his first three opponents, before beating Mi


Officer Shot in Roxbury, Gunman Dead: Officials

A Boston police officer was shot and the gunman has died after they exchanged "several" rounds of gunfire early Friday in the city's Roxbury neighborhood. At 2:21 a.m., officers pulled a vehicle over at 102 Gerard St. and the driver opened fire on the officers, Police Commissioner William Gross said


CIRCLING THE SQUARE: Time flies, but lots of Danvers events are just around the corner

I can’t believe it. The Super Bowl and the celebratory parade are behind us. Valentine’s Day has come and gone and the school kids are on their February break. Soon it will be St. Patrick’s Day followed by Easter. Thankfully, I didn’t get as far as graduation and summer; I’m not ready for either of


Saugus Police Officer Evacuates Building During Apartment Fire

SAUGUS (CBS) – No one was hurt in an apartment fire in Saugus Thursday morning, thanks in part to a quick-thinking police officer. Officer Daniel Wing was the first to respond to a third-story balcony fire on Founders Way. After calling the fire department, he ran into the building without protectiv


Police seize 500+ grams of fentanyl during drug sting

LAWRENCE, Mass. (WPRI) -- Police have charged a woman after they say she was trafficking more than 500 grams of fentanyl. According to the Massachusetts State Police, detectives received a tip that a Lawrence woman, later identified as Rosario Lara, 36, was trafficking fentanyl.


Olde Coach Home Sits In Ideal Neighborhood

NORTH READING, MA -- Dream kitchen for the chef in the house. Address: 6 Olde Coach Rd, North Reading, Massachusetts. Features: Don't miss this inviting 4-5 BEDROOM COLONIAL in an ideal suburban neighborhood. A DREAM KITCHEN is the heart of this home and boasts an open floor plan for elegant enterta


Taconic's Burke Reaches All-State Semi-Final

DANVERS, Mass. -- Taconic's Dylan Burke earned two pins on Friday to wrestle his way into the semi-finals at the all-state championships at St. John's Prep. Burke started his day by stopping Haverhill's Joe Santaro in the first minute of their 182-pound first round match.


Overnight ‘wintry mess’ of snow, freezing rain expected in Massachusetts this weekend

Massachusetts is expected to see another “wintry mess” of snow and other precipitation this weekend as a brief system moves in overnight on Sunday, even as daytime temperatures stay above the freezing point.


Massachusetts Brothers Charged With Child Rape

Two Massachusetts brothers were arrested Thursday morning and charged with the rape of a child. Massachusetts State Police said two teams simultaneously arrested 34-year-old Dennis Orellana of Westborough and 26-year-old Hilin Orellana at their apartments before dawn Thursday.


Pair indicted in alleged heroin trafficking

SALEM — A man and woman from Salem have been indicted on heroin trafficking charges, a month after police found nearly an ounce and a half of the drug in a Gardner Street home.


Turkey Captured After Months of Stopping Traffic in Peabody

A turkey called Main Street in Peabody, Massachusetts, home for months. The neighborhood named him Ed. He stopped traffic whenever he pleased. Police took back the neighborhood on Wednesday, but Ed didn't go quietly.


Arrest Made In Medford Stabbing: Police

MEDFORD, MA – Police have made an arrest in connection with a stabbing on Benton Street Thursday evening. Marley Chery, 18, of Wellesley Street, was taken into custody at his home and charged with assault to murder and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon to wit knife.


Man charged with assault and kidnapping sent to prison

HAVERHILL — A Haverhill man who in 2017 was charged with stabbing another man and keeping the victim's wife and children in a closet against their will in his Forest Acres apartment, pleaded guilty to a host of charges during a hearing in Salem Superior Court.


State Police: Lawrence man arrested for trafficking fentanyl

LAWRENCE, Mass. - A Lawrence man has been arrested for drug trafficking after police seized over 500 grams of fentanyl. According to Mass. State Police, they learned that 36-year-old Rosario Lara of Lawrence was trafficking fentanyl.